UCD manager Nicky English: His side  are the outsiders of the semi-final quartet largely because they lack   well-known players but as a collective they have been extraordinarily strong. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

The Fitzgibbon Cup this weekend in Cork IT unusually sees no participants from the host city. It’s largely a Limerick invasion with all three college(...)

Limerick IT’s Peter Duggan gets past Ger Teehan of Waterford IT during the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final in Limerick. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Limerick IT 0-16 Waterford IT 0-8 Neither side could manage a goal in this somewhat disappointing game at the LIT grounds and the Davy Fitzgerald-man(...)

Shane Dowling of Na Piarsaigh celebrates at the final whistle Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 2-18 Ballygunner 2-11 The AIB Munster club hurling final in Thurles was won for the third time in five years by Limerick’s Na Piarsaigh. (...)

Limerick’s Pat Ryan in action against Clare’s David Conroy at Cusack Park in Ennis.  Photo:  Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Limerick 0-22 Clare 0-19 Three-time Munster and All-Ireland champions Clare were dethroned by Limerick last night in front of 14,311 spectator(...)

A man with Down Syndrome who was missing from his home in Dublin has been located. Gardaí earlier said David Dempsey (34) from Dublin 8 went missing (...)

All games throw in at 2.0 Sunday and extra-time will be played if necessaryCONNACHT SFC FINALSt Brigid’s (Roscommon) v Castlebar Mitchels (Mayo), Dr H(...)

Na Piarsaigh’s David Dempsey celebrates scoring his side’s third goal of the game against Loughmore-Castleiney. Photograph: Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 3-17 Loughmore Castleiney 2-18After the final whistle, the Loughmore-Castleiney supporters came out of the stand and gathered on the pitc(...)

Adare’s Declan Hannon is tackled by Na Piarsaigh’s Kieran Breen during the Limerick senior hurling final at the Gaelic Grounds yesterday. Photo: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 0-14 Adare 0-12Na Piarsaigh won back the Limerick senior hurling crown which they lost 12 months ago after claiming it for the first time(...)

Cloud computing company Salesforce. com has opened a new operations centre in Dublin with the creation of a 100 new jobs.The US firm plans to hire (...)

Ronan Lynch scored the 53rd minute penalty that ended Tipperary’s reign as Munster and All-Ireland minor hurling champions last night. Lynch scored 1-(...)