Tipperary’s Jimmy Feehan: “If you’re playing on a county senior team, you want to be playing against the best players.”Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Rarely has any motion come before Congress more battered and bruised. Unless there is a big shift in sympathy around lunchtime on Saturday then Motio(...)

Tyrone’s Conor Clarke holds off the challenge of Tipperary’s Alan Campbell during the qualifier at Semple Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Tyrone 0-19 Tipperary 0-7 In Semple stadium, of all places, Tipperary’s promising football summer ended with a 0-12 to 0-1 second half blitz.(...)

Colin O’Riordan: was magnificent in last May’s under-21 All-Ireland final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Tipperary v Louth Semple Stadium, 2.45 Underage evidence suggests Tipperary are the coming force in Munster. We’ve heard that before ab(...)

Crescent captain Gearoid Lyons is held aloft by teammates after the game at Thomond Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Crescent Comprehensive sprang a big surprise when they became the first team to win the Munster Schools via the back door system since it was i(...)