Tipperary manager Eamon O’Shea: Empowering players to trust their own judgement can be a problem if decision-making is flawed.  Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The abdication of Juan Carlos in Spain is another indicator – should Eamon O’Shea need any more – that you’re only as good as your last game and that (...)

Limerick wingback Gavin O’Mahony, seen here, left, battling with Patrick Maher of Tipperary on Sunday, said the team’s only goal at the start of the year was winning the Munster SHC semi-final meeting with the Premier County. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

You can look at most things in more than one way. On Sunday, Limerick took the field in Thurles as Munster champions to play a Tipperary team with a r(...)

Outgoing Limerick co-manager Donal O’Grady leaves TJ Ryan as the sole man in charge of  the county. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Officials of the Limerick County Board were called into an emergency meeting last night in an effort to address the sudden res(...)

Limerick co-manager Donal O’Grady (left) has stepped down from the position with TJ Ryan  staying on “in the interests of continuity”.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donal O’Grady has stepped down as joint manager of the Limerick senior hurling team over a statement attributed to him and co-manager TJ Ryan t(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu at a news conference in Rome this week. He is to meet US secretary of state John Kerry and Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters

US secretary of state John Kerry arrived in Israel last night, reportedly bringing with him bridging proposals for security arrangements in the Wes(...)

The democracy of the GAA can be portrayed as its great strength, but it also creates big obstacles for problem resolution. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

All-Ireland referee David Coldrick was talking about something else entirely when he encapsulated a central, uncomfortable truth about the GAA. Talkin(...)

Ireland’s Ciarán Sheehan (left) and Christopher Yarran of Australia could cross paths again sooner than expected with the news that Cork forward Sheehan has signed on with Australian AFL side Carlton Blues. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

One of the first things Brian Cuthbert spoke about following his appointment last month as Cork football manager was the quality of young players comi(...)

 Donal O’Grady: looks set to return for a second stint with Limerick hurlers, this time with former Limerick captain TJ Ryan. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The Limerick County Board are still tight-lipped about their new hurling management team for 2014 although it now appears that former county captain T(...)

Paul Devlin with Crossmaglen’s Garvan Carragher and Danny O’Callaghan at the drawn quarter-final. Photograph: INPHO/Presseye/Declan Roughan

Ulster Council secretary Danny Murphy has insisted the stewards at Páirc Esler were “in control” of the flashpoints in the stand during Sunday’s drawn(...)

Limerick’s Gavin O’Mahony:  “From a Limerick point of view, those appointing a new manager have a bigger job in that they have to put the right team in place.” Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Gavin O’Mahony, the former Limerick captain and left half back on this year’s Munster hurling championship-winning team, yesterday called for a stream(...)