Martin McElhinney’s goal came in injury-time at the end of the first half as Donegal went in ahead of Tyrone at the break in their Ulster SFC clash in Ballybofey. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Seán Moran: When Donegal get ahead, they stay ahead Under new management Donegal’s talent for front-running remains intact. Sunday’s Ulster pre(...)

Louth’s Declan Byrne celebrates scoring a point in the first half of the Leinster SFC first-round game against Westmeath at  the Gaelic Grounds in Drogheda. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Westmeath 3-14 Louth 0-16 A game that had been reasonably nip-and-tuck up to the break fell decisively in Westmeath’s favour with two goals in four mi(...)

Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh has been named to start against Donegal this weekend. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Niall Morgan hasn’t been included in the Tyrone team to take on provincial champions Donegal in Sunday’s Ulster preliminary round clash in Ballybofey.(...)

Meath goalkeeper Patrick O’Rourke celebrates after the win over Westmeath. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath 4-10 Westmeath 0-11Tabletoppers Westmeath were brought back down to earth with a bang on their visit to Pairc Tailteann for this Allianz Divisio(...)

DCU’s Enda Smith celebrates victory over UCD in the semi-final of the  Sigerson Cup at The Mardyke in Cork. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

DCU 2-8 UCD 0-11By the hair on their chinny-chin-chins and no more. DCU made it through to the Sigerson Cup final despite heading into injury-time a p(...)

University College Dublin (UCD) v Dublin City University(DCU)This all Dublin-affair may prove the highlight of this year’s Sigerson Cup competition; n(...)

 Galway’s Shane Walsh scores his side’s second goal despite the efforts of Westmeath’s goalkeeper Darren Quinn during their Division Two match at  Cusack Park, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 2-13 Westmeath 2-12 Galway were pushed all the way by a spirited Westmeath side before eking out a one-point win in a terrific game play(...)

 UCD’s Jack McCaffrey in action against Kieran Martin of Athlone IT at Belfield. Photograph:   Donall Farmer/Inpho

UCD 0-15 ATHLONE IT 0-7UCD did most of the damage in the first half at Belfield as they overcame Athlone IT in the Sigerson Cup first round.The away s(...)

 Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon has joined Everton on loan for the rest of the season, both clubs announced late last night. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA

Good morning and welcome to Tuesday’s sport briefing where we have a concise summary of the morning papers’ breaking news encompassing the developi(...)

Westmeath captain Ger Egan led his team to a convincing win over Laois in their Division 2 clash. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

A strong finish enabled Westmeath to open their Division 2 campaign with what may prove to be a precious victory against Laois in Mullingar yesterday (...)