Stephen Maher: scored a total of 1-4 in Laois’s win over Westmeath. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Laois’ first game in the Leinster senior hurling championship round robin group in Mullingar yesterday afternoon proved much trickier than many antici(...)

Antrim’s Simon McCrory in action against Westmeath’s Aonghus Clarke during their  Leinster Hurling Senior Championship  qualifier group round one match at  Ballycastle, Co Antrim. Photograph: Inpho

Antrim 0-23Westmeath 2-11 (...)

Waterford’s Brian O’Sullivan shoots under pressure from Westmeath’s John Shaw. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Waterford had their expected comfortable win in the second round of this year’s All-Ireland senior hurling qualifiers in Cusack Park, Mullingar on Sat(...)

London manager Eamonn Phelan announced he was stepping down as manager to return to Ireland after the game.

London 0-11 Westmeath 1-15: A goal from Brendan Murtagh on 50 minutes proved the decisive score for Westmeath who defeated a wasteful London in Ruisli(...)

Westmeath’s Niall O’Brien scores a goal past Ryan McGarry of Antrim. Photograph: Inpho

ANTRIM 3-18 WESTMEATH 2-13 As expected, Antrim advanced (...)