Limerick defender Seamus Hickey is the new GPA chairman. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Limerick hurler Seamus Hickey is the new chairman of the Gaelic Players Association after being elected at Saturday’s AGM of the players’ body (...)

Former All-Star goalkeeper will give up his role as a hurling analyst on RTÉ’s The Sunday Game to join up with Davy Fitzgerald on the Clare management team. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Exactly how or indeed why Donal Óg Cusack has joined the Clare hurling team as a coach and selector for 2016 is not yet entirely clear, although it ma(...)

Donal Óg Cusack has joined the Clare senior hurling management team as a coach and selector. Photograph: Inpho

Donal Óg Cusack has been named as part of the Clare senior hurling management team for the 2016 season. Three-time All-Ireland winner Cusack has been (...)

Hurling will come to Fenway Park in November. Photograph: Rich Gagnon/Getty Images

The Dublin and Galway hurlers will play off in Boston’s Fenway Park as part of an Irish festival to be held at the venue in November. The AIG Fenway (...)

Brian Cuthbert: resigned following Cork’s qualifier defeat to Kildare in Thurles. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

On reading the statement issued on Monday, you would be entitled to wonder did someone on the Cork executive sit down and say to themselves: ‘How do w(...)

All constituencies Cork and Kerry Voted Yes to same-sex marriage.

A Yes result in the Same-sex Marriage Referendum has been declared in all constituencies in Cork, Kerry and west Limerick. Cork East, Cork North West (...)

A number of sports stars have appeared in a video pledging their support for a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

GAA, rugby and athletics stars have teamed up to call for a Yes vote in the samre-sex marriage referendum on May 22nd.Cork hurler Donal Og Cusack, May(...)

Power broker: Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell in Wolf Hall

Pare it back and it’s the oldest story of all: power, loyalty and betrayal, the rise of a man from humble beginnings to the top table. Charlie, obviou(...)

Cork footballer Valerie Murphy speaking at the launch of the Women’s Gaelic Players’ Association in Dublin. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

For nine-time All-Ireland football winner Valerie Mulcahy, the establishment of a Women’s Gaelic Players’ Association (WGPA) marks another small step(...)

Donal Óg Cusack: For Coming Out Of The Curve, the documentary he has made for RTÉ, he spent a year travelling to different parts of the world to feel his way around what it is to be gay. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Donal Óg Cusack chooses his words like they’re the last he’ll ever say. We’re sitting in the lobby of the Croke Park Hotel and he’s inching his way th(...)