It’s thumbs up for Limerick and their manager TJ Ryan at  Semple Stadium, Thurles, yesterday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

With few brass notes to their name all summer, it fell to Limerick to take their place among hurling’s big three after they crushed Wexford in the sun(...)

Wexford’s Keith Rossiter fends off Clare’s Darach Honan. Nicky English believes the absence of Rossiter or Liam Óg McGovern would represent a serious blow for Wexford’s ambitions against Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

The main debilitating aspect of Wexford’s run of six championship matches in eight weeks is not principally tired minds and limbs but rather the likel(...)

Tipperary’s Brendan Maher comes under pressure from Dublin’s  Ryan O’Dwyer. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

It is into the stadium of ghosts as the All-Ireland hurling season moves on to Thurles town, giddy with its own unpredictability and brilliance. At le(...)

Wexford’s Liam Óg McGovern collides with the knee of Clare’s Jack Browne during the All-Ireland SHC Qualifier  Round 1 Replay at Wexford Park. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wexford 2-25 Clare 2-22 (AET)Wexford deposed All-Ireland champions Clare amidst extraordinary scenes of jubilation in Wexford Park this evening before(...)

Conor McDonald of Wexford battles with Dublin’s Eoghan O’Donnell during Wednesday’s Leinster under-21 Leinster hurling final. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It’s not the GAA story of the summer, not by a long shot, not unless Wexford can do what they threatened to do last Saturday in Ennis.On Wednesday nig(...)

 Clare’s Colm Galvin battles with Cork’s  Daniel Kearney during the Munster semi-final. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Jack Guiney spoke this week about Wexford’s sheer delight at drawing Clare for this one, even if that also meant having to travel to Ennis. If there i(...)

 Antrim’s Conor Johnson battles for possession with Liam Ryan of Wexford in Portlaoise. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Wexford 5-19 Antrim 0-21 Wexford got their championship campaign underway with a comfortable victory over an Antrim team playing their fifth ga(...)

Henry Shefflin in action against Clare’s   Brendan Bugler at Ennis last weekend. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho
GAA Previews

TODAY Allianz Hurling League Division One B Laois v Cork, O’Moore Park, 7.0 [Live, Setanta Ireland] - Cork are about as regre(...)

Ballinderry Kevin McGuckin (right) has had his red card rescinded so will be back to play in midfield alongside James Conway against Glenswilly tomorrow. photograph: inpho

ULSTER SFC FINALBallinderry (Derry) v Glenswilly (Donegal), Healy Park, Omagh, 3pm, (Referee: Padraig Hughes, Armagh)The atrocious record of Donegal c(...)

Wexford’s Keith Rossiter is named at centre back to face Clare at Semple Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

Each team has reacted differently to the disappointment of championship defeat. Clare took it out on Laois last week and put up a whopping score again(...)