‘Irish Volunteers’ Adam Cahill and William Northey with Kildare’s Niall Kelly and Clare’s Tony Kelly at the announcement of the 1916 commemorative event at Croke Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

At first it appeared that the GAA’s media launch of their plans to commemorate the centenary of the1916 Rising had, like the event itself, officially (...)

Tipperary senior player  Brendan Maher:  helped  Borris-Illeigh to claim the Kilmacud senior sevens honours for the sixth time. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary’s Borris-Illeigh claimed both All-Ireland senior-junior sevens hurling titles in Dublin on Saturday. Boosted by excellent displays from the (...)

Dr Crokes 0-14 Kerins Rahilly’s 0-4: Inspired by the genius of Colm Cooper, Dr Crokes eventually saw off the dogged challenge of a young Kerins O’Rahi(...)