Tyrone’s Conor Gormley surrounded by Vinny Corey, Darren Hughes and Conor McManus of Monaghan during yesterday’s clash. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Monaghan 1-12 Tyrone 0-14Tectonic stuff in Clones, Ulster Championship to the nth degree. Collisions to make the teeth rattle, black cards to make the(...)

Tyrone’s Justin McMahon claims possession ahead of Monaghan’s  Kieran Hughes during the Ulster SFC quarter-final clash in Clones. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Monaghan 1-12 Tyrone 0-14It was nervy stuff in the end but Monaghan flopped over the line and ended a run of championship defeats to Tyrone that stret(...)

The presumed absence of Conor McManus (above) has a part to play, obviously. Though he looks certain to appear at some stage, Monaghan are plainly a reduced force without him.  Photograph: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

There is a definite sense of now or never for Monaghan here. The mental block certain counties have when it comes to certain other counties is irratio(...)

Dublin’s Diarmund Connolly celebrates at the final whistle of his side’s victory over Tyrone.  Photograph: Russell Pritchard/Presseye/Inpho

The All-Ireland champions are becoming dangerously expert at consigning teams to Heartbreak Hill. Ask Tyrone. A year ago, Dublin edged t(...)

Tyrone’s Mark Donnelly closes down  Bryan Cullen of Dublin. Photograph: Russell Pritchard/Inpho

Tyrone 1-15 Dublin 3-10 Diarmuid Connolly’s superb last-minute poin(...)

Tyrone’s Kyle Coney: now fulfilling his youthful promise, he scored eight points from play against Cork last weekend to help his team to a draw. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

When Tyrone and Dublin met in last year’s Allianz League Division One final, there was little between the teams and an outrageous point from De(...)

Kildare’s Tomas O’Connor evades the challeneg of Tyromne’s  Aidan McCrory of Tyrone. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kildare 1-21 Tyrone 3-16 Tyrone manager Mickey Harte sai(...)

Dublin hurling manager Anthony Daly has firmly scotched rumours that former Antrim hurler Liam Watson  will be joining  the Dublin panel. Photograph: John McIlwaine/Inpho/Presseye

As the GAA’s annual congress gets underway today in Croke Park, there are indications that one of the highest-pro(...)

Derry’s Mark Lynch attempts to escape the close attention of Tyrone’s Conan Grugan. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho

Derry reduced a seven-point deficit to claim a draw at home to Tyrone at Celtic Park on Saturday evening but Oak Leaf captain Mark Lynch was in no moo(...)

Seán Cavanagh: “It doesn’t get any better than standing at Croke Park on a hot summer’s day.” Photograph: Inpho

Tyrone could do with Brian Dooher, Peter Canavan and Brian McGuigan come Saturday evening. Mickey Harte was adamant they were all visible in the play (...)