Noel Connors: returns to the Waterford side to face Wexford. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ulster champions Monaghan have named an unchanged team for Sunday’s Ulster final against Donegal. The side that started the semi-final replay defeat o(...)

Cork’s Alan Cadogan celebrates scoring his sides first goal against Waterford in the Munster hurling under-21 Championship semi-final at Walsh Park, Waterford. Photograph: Inpho

Cork 3-18 Waterford 0-16 Cork pulled off an unexpectedly comfortable victory over a highly-fancied Waterford side at Walsh Park to progress to the M(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)

Waterford’s Shane Walsh is tackled by two Laois players  during the qualifier at Walsh Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Waterford 2-22 Laois 1-15 Waterford ensured their campaign progressed into July when overcoming a determined Laois unit on a balmy Saturday evening a(...)

Cork’s Alan Cadogan in action against Shane Fives of Waterford. Cadogan proved a thorn in Waterford’s side during the drawn encounter and scored four points from play. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

MUNSTER SHC QUATER-FINAL REPLAY Cork v Waterford Sunday, 3.30, Semple Stadium Live on RTE.ie It’s strange to think that in the wake of Wate(...)

Jake Dillon wants to prove Waterford’s doubters wrong with a senior hurling Munster quarter-final reply win against Cork. Photograph: Inpho.

When replays come as standard they are completely different games than what went before, and for Waterford, Sunday’s Munster quarter-final hurling re(...)

Kilkenny manager Brian Cody: his sides can never be under estimated. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The sports statisticians are continually looking for patterns in play from which to draw conclusions. The statistics garnered from these(...)

Waterford IT’s Eoin Murphy celebrates with the Fitzgibbon Cup after his side beat Cork IT in Saturday’s final. Photograph: Declan Roughan/Inpho

Waterford IT were composed front-runners as they won a sixth Fitzgibbon Cup in 15 years in Belfast on Saturday. They may not have had the(...)

Tipperary’s Séamus Callanan scores his side’s first  goal. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho
Tipperary shake off the cobwebs

A bizarre endgame at Semple Stadium, where Tipperary goalkeeper Darren Gleeson scored a goal from fully 70 yards, helped Tipperary earn the poi(...)

University of Limerick 1-11 Waterford 0-10Brian Lohan’s University of Limerick eliminated Waterford from the Waterford Crystal Cup for the second succ(...)