Tipperary hurler Seamus Callanan at Croke Park, where Allianz announced their continued sponsorship Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Transition is too big a word, says Seamus Callanan, when assessing the state of Tipperary hurling. Despite the range of high-profile retirements – (...)

Michael Ryan’s first game in charge of Tipperary saw his new charges beat Offaly. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 2-17 Offaly 1-15 Michael Ryan’s tenure as Tipperary senior hurling team manager got off to a winning start in Templemore on Sunday afternoo(...)

Bombardier’s C Series 100 aircraft: airline has warned its 5,500-strong Belfast workforce that the proposals are necessary to ensure the facility remains “competitive” within the Bombardier family and in the aerospace sector. Photographer: Patrick Doyle/Bloomberg

Union leaders in the North are to consult with members at Bombardier’s Belfast plant before releasing the results of a ballot to decide if the workfor(...)

Michael Ryan: The Tipperary manager has added Brian Horgan to his coaching team.

Former Tipperary manager Eamon O’Shea could be set for a sensational return to top-level intercounty coaching with Galway. It is understood that O’Sh(...)

Lar Corbett scored a spectacular hat-trick in the 2010 All-Ireland hurling final against Kilkenny, to win his second All-Ireland and help deprive Cats of five titles in a row. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Not many players “come out of nowhere” to win two All-Irelands plus a hurler of the year award, but then Lar Corbett is no ordinary player. Now, at 34(...)

Former Donegal manager Jim McGuinness celebrates victory over Tyrone in 2013 with his selector Rory Gallagher. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Former Donegal manager Jim McGuinness has taken issue with the statement by his successor and former All-Ireland-winning selector Rory Gallagher that(...)

Longboat Quay apartments in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Residents of the Longboat Quay apartments in Dublin have been given one month by Dublin Fire Brigade to start fixing the fire safety defects in the co(...)

Property developer Michael Ryan. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Residents of a Co Meath development whose homes need more than €1.5 million in fire-safety work, will learn today if Meath County Council is to take (...)

Debutant Padraig McCarthy picked up 46.60 penalties as Ireland ended the first day of the FEI European eventing championships in fifth place. Photograph: Getty

British riders top the team and individual standings following the first day of dressage at the Longines FEI European eventing championships at Blair (...)

David Breen of Limerick is challenged by Westmeath’s Alan McGrath during the All-Ireland hurling qualifier at Cusack Park in Mullingar. Photograph:  Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Westmeath 1-12 Limerick 4-15 A wasteful Limerick side survived a genuine challenge from a very plucky Westmeath outfit in showery conditions in(...)