TJ Reid is one of four Ballyhale Shamrocks players to return to the Kilkenny side for Sunday’s Division 1A releagtion play-off with Clare. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kilkenny have wheeled out the big guns for Sunday’s Division One A relegation play-off against Clare. As expected manager Brian Cody has given instant(...)

Galway and Kilkenny players battle for possession during the Allianz Division 1A Hurling League match  at Pearse Stadium. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Galway 0-20 Kilkenny 0-18The prodigal from Portumna returned to settle nerves and a league win for Galway against the All-Ireland champions on a turbu(...)

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’s Dean Higgins is tackled by Ryan O’Dwyer of Dublin during the Walsh Cup final at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Galway 1-22 Dublin 1-20   Anthony Cunningham wants Galway’s second Walsh Cup title to act as a springboard to a successful season,(...)

At Bouygues Telecom, quarterly current operating profit fell to €420 million from €531 million a year earlier, reflecting a decline in its profitability

Bouygues has raised its full-year sales forecast after it posted better-than-expected sales in the third quarter despite a weaker construction market(...)

A Louis Vuitton store operated by LVMH in Shanghai, China. LVMH’s €2 billion takeover of Italian luxury cashmere clothing brand Loro Piana follows the €3.7 billion takeover of Italian jeweller Bulgari two years ago and the building of a 22.6 per cent stake in French luxury goods rival Hermes. Photograph: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

LVMH shares rose to a one-month high yesterday on investors’ hopes that its €2 billion takeover of Italian luxury cashmere clothing brand Loro Piana w(...)

Sean Dunne said he had liabilities of €384 million

The National Asset Management Agency has asked a US court to be notified of any filings or developments in the bankrupt(...)