Liam Dunne: “We expected a lot of ourselves. We felt we were very well prepared. But obviously some things weren’t right.” Photo: James Crombie/ Inpho

“We were fierce unlucky, weren’t we,” said Liam Dunne, calling on the black humour which has sustained Wexford hurling on days like this. A rough week(...)

Branden Grace watches his tee shot on the 10th hole as a structure fire burns outside of the golf course during the third round of the US Open at Chambers Bay. Photo: Matt York/AP

“Ah, it’s a duck-shoot at this stage, Marty,” Anthony Daly sighed as Kilkenny were racking up a score almost as high as Tiger Woods at the US Open, Da(...)

Pundit JJ Delaney will be analysing the Leinster SHC match between Galway and Laois live on Sky Sports this Saturday.   Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Of course Brian Cody drives it all, reinventing his team more in the last two seasons than any time during his 16-year reign. But there’s also that u(...)

Jack Guiney has been dropped from the Wexford panel ahead of Sunday’s visit to Nowlan park. Photo: Inpho

Wexford hurler Jack Guiney has been dropped from the county’s senior hurling panel nine days ahead of their Leinster semi-final against Kilkenny. (...)

Waterford’s Maurice Shanahan tussles with Matthew O’Hanlon of Wexford during Waterford’s Allianz League Division 1A win. Photograph: Inpho

WEXFORD 0-16WATERFORD 0-22Everything was in place in Innovate Wexford Park yesterday. The spring sun beamed down the venue, as a crowd of 8,500 turned(...)

Limerick 4-16 Wexford 3-18Patience paid off handsomely for Limerick as substitute Seanie O’Brien struck over the winning point one minute into additio(...)

Antrim versus Limerick - Limerick’s Shane Dowling battles with Antrim’s Neal McAuley. Photograph: John McIlwaine/Inpho

An Antrim goal two minutes into the second half in Sunday’s Division 1B encounter against Limerick looked to have put them in a great position to p(...)

 Niall O’Brien: “It is probably a shock to everyone else that we’re through but we knew if we played well we had a great chance to progress.”

NUI Galway reached the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals with a 0-17 to 0-12 victory over rivals GMIT at Carnmore yesterday, but they will need to improve(...)

Clare’s Aaron Cunningham celebrates scoring his side’s second goal during the Bord Gáis Energy  All-Ireland under-21 hurling final against Wexford at   Semple Stadium in Thurles. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Clare 2-20 Wexford 3-11Clare showed that the county’s hurlers haven’t gone away at the end of a summer during which they may have lost their senior Al(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly: he may well hit form for the climax of the championship today. Photograph: INPHO/James Crombie

On top of the riches enjoyed by Clare hurling at under-age and their apparently inexorable march towards a third successive All-Ireland at the grade(...)