Limerick will require top-notch displays from the likes of Paul Browne, here scoring a goal against Wexford, if they are to prevail on Sunday. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Last week I wrote about interpreting the pre-match signs in an effort to determine your team’s state of readiness for battle.This time last year Limer(...)

Tipperary’s Cathal Barrett feels the weight of a Limerick challenge during the Munster championship clash in Thurles. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Just a little respect. That’s all Limerick were after. Aretha’s justalittlebit. They came to Semple Stadium yesterday as Munster champions and left wi(...)

Tipperary’s Patrick Maher, John O’Dwyer, Seamus Callanan and Niall O’Meara crowd out Seamus Hickey at Semple Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tipperary 2-16 Limerick 2-18 Munster champions Limerick registered a first win over Tipperary in Semple Stadium for 41 years this afternoon. Be(...)

Laois hurlers opened their campaign with a defeat to NUIG at Rathdowney yesterday. The home team began well and led 0-4 to 0-1 after eight minutes but(...)

Sixmilebridge goalkeeper Derek Fahy looks dejected after the game. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 4-14 Sixmilebridge 0-8: A power-house performance by Na Piarsaigh, before 3,689 spectators, ruthlessly settled yesterday’s Munster club h(...)

All games throw in at 2.0 Sunday and extra-time will be played if necessaryCONNACHT SFC FINALSt Brigid’s (Roscommon) v Castlebar Mitchels (Mayo), Dr H(...)

Na Piarsaigh’s David Dempsey and Kevin Downes with Mark Wyse and Stephen Mason of Passage during the Munster club clash at the Gaelic Grounds. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 0-20 Passage 3-9Goals do not always win matches as Passage discovered in Limerick as they lost a thrilling Munster hurling club semi-fina(...)

Na Piarsaigh’s David Dempsey celebrates scoring his side’s third goal of the game against Loughmore-Castleiney. Photograph: Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 3-17 Loughmore Castleiney 2-18After the final whistle, the Loughmore-Castleiney supporters came out of the stand and gathered on the pitc(...)

Adare’s Declan Hannon is tackled by Na Piarsaigh’s Kieran Breen during the Limerick senior hurling final at the Gaelic Grounds yesterday. Photo: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 0-14 Adare 0-12Na Piarsaigh won back the Limerick senior hurling crown which they lost 12 months ago after claiming it for the first time(...)

London manager Paul Coggins is taking positives from their display in the Connacht final – despite the concession of five goals to Mayo. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Mayo

After the past few weeks nothing can faze London football manager Paul Coggins. Anyway, today’s commute over to Dublin is the easiest and most enjoyab(...)