Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton will start against Down in Newry.

Division One leaders Dublin have announced six changes from the side that rallied in the second half to beat Cork the previous week in Croke Park for (...)

John Egan of Ecocel: the firm got a boost when he was interviewed by Duncan Stewart on RTÉ’s “Eco Eye”

Ecocel manufactures a cellulose fibre insulating product which is produced in Cork from recycled newspaper. It is fully certified by the National Stan(...)

Robert Lennon is one of four changes Kilkenny have made for the Allianz Hurling game against Tipperary at Nowlan Park on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kilkenny have made four changes to the team that lost the county’s opening match of the Allianz Hurling League to Waterford for Sunday’s game against (...)

Westmeath’s John Egan came on against Meath in the Leinster SFC semi-final with 10 minutes to go. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

If old school visualisation still works in sports psychology then at least John Egan has something to go on. Not many people can visualise Westmeath b(...)

Westmeath’s Paul Sharry celebrates with John Egan and David Lynch at the final whistle in Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It was long after the final whistle, maybe half an hour. The Dublin and Kildare teams were out on the pitch, shuttling through the last of their warm-(...)

 Colm Harty and Mikey Boyle celebrate Kerry’s promotion to Division 1B. Photograph: Inpho

Kerry 2-16 Antrim 1-18Kerry manager Eamonn Kelly admitted that promotion to Division 1B of the Allianz hurling league was particularly sweet after ach(...)

165  drug tests on jockeys carried out by the Turf Club last year

Statistical evidence of the Turf Club’s dramatically increased testing of horses ‘in-training’ has come from the Integrity body’s statistical report f(...)

Paudie O'Mahoney: He admits to being ashamed when he stood on the scales at 20 stone nine and a half pounds for the first episode of "Operation Transformation". Photograph: Michelle Connor

For former Kerry goalkeeper Paudie O’Mahoney, 2013 was an annus horribilis which he hopes will lead to change of fortune this year. In February he had(...)

 Glendalough: “Next Easter there is an opportunity for the people of Ireland to heed the age-old siren call of our ancient paths and reconnect with our common Christian heritage.”  Photograph: Fáilte Ireland

Last summer, in this column, I recounted a penitential journey I completed from Slemish Mountain to Skellig Michael when researching my book, Pilgrim (...)

St Brendan’s, Ardfert, 0-11 Lixnaw 0-8: St Brendan’s, Ardfert, ended a 23-year famine, when they deservedly beat 14 man Lixnaw, to capture their seven(...)