Enda Coughlan of Clare and Waterford’s Liam Ó Lonáin. Photograph: Inpho

CLARE 2-8 WATERFORD 2-8 Waterford and Clare played out a draw in front of 1,768 spectators at Cusack Park, Ennis on Saturday evening. Cla(...)

Rory Shanahan of Sixmilebridge with Newmarket’s Colin Ryan in the final of the Clare hurling championship  at Cusack Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Sixmilebridge 1-10 Newmarket-on-Fergus 0-11Exhibiting a tremendous second-half display, Sixmilebridge achieved their 11th title, defeating reignin(...)

The second game in the double-header at Cusack Park on Saturday proved to be a one-sided affair like the opener. But on this occasion it was the Laois(...)

Brendan Bugler of Clare in action against Cork in this year’s National Hurling League.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Summer licks the leaves on every tree and bush as Brendan Bugler pulls up a stool and plonks his keys on the table. He’s been supervising exams all da(...)

Protesters outside Leinster House called for a reversal of a move to increase the pupil to teacher ratio introduced in last  December’s Budget. Photograph: Éanna Ó Caollaí/The Irish Times

Government plans to increase the student to teacher ratio in the further education sector will result in the loss of up to 100 teachers in Dubl(...)