Galway talisman Joe Canning now has a number of potentially dangerous forwards at his side. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho.

Have the wheels fallen off the Waterford juggernaut ? On the most up to date evidence it certainly seems that they are more than a little loose. Jugg(...)

TJ Reid scores Kilkenny’s goal during the  Leinster SHC Final against Galway at Croke Park. Photograph:  Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-25 Galway 2-15 Having perhaps braced themselves for the worst, in the light of Galway’s improved form, Kilkenny eventually worked out that (...)

Galway captain David Collins leaves the field after his side’s last gasp win over Clare in the Allianz League. (Photograph: INPHO/Mike Shaughnessy)

Galway 2-15 Clare 1-17A last gasp winner, a bit of a row over a dry ball being slipped in for the crucial free and a tight struggle between neighbours(...)

Galway captain Joe Canning will start on the bench in Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League Division One semi-final against Kilkenny in Limerick. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Galway captain Joe Canning will again start on the bench for Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against defending champions Kilkenny in(...)

The remains of Niall Donoghue are carried by friends and team mates through Kilbeacanty today. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy/The Irish Times

Moving tributes were paid to Galway hurler Niall Donohue by family, friends and leading GAA figures at his funeral in south Galway earlier today.Over (...)

Dublin’s Paul Ryan will have to be in good form with his free-taking. Photograph: Inpho

Last year I remember how little a chance I gave Galway in the Leinster final against Kilkenny. They had arrived along their usual meandering pathway, (...)

Kilkenny's Colin Fennelly, under pressure from Paul Killeen of Galway, manages to flick the ball to the net past goalkeeper Colm Callanan. Photograph: Inpho

KILKENNY 1-24 GALWAY 1-17at Semple Stadium Not even the indisposition of their manager and Hurler of the Year could put a stop (...)

By the end of the second league semi-final in Thurles, it had emerged that Galway captain Fergal Moore’s injury (right) wasn’t as bad as(...)