The incident in which Meath’s Mickey Burke and Dublin’s Eoghan O’Gara clashed at Croke Park last Sunday. Photograph: Inpho.

The GAA have called an end to the alleged biting affair that emerged after Sunday’s Leinster football final at Croke Park. No further investigation(...)

Meath’s Michael Burke protests to the referee after a scuffle involving several players on both teams late in the Leinster final defeat to Dublin. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

So Dublin recorded a 16-point thumping of their neighbouring rivals on a lovely sunny afternoon in Croke Park before the best attendance of the season(...)

Dublin’s Bernard Brogan celebrates scoring a goal against Meath in the Leinster football final in Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Dublin 3-20 Meath 1-10Three down easy, three to go, as Dublin’s imperial march towards their All-Ireland defence continues.A ninth Leinster football t(...)

Cavan’s Killian Brady puts  Paul Sharry of Westmeath under pressure during Saturday’s All-Ireland senior championship qualifier at Kingspan Breffni Park, Cavan. Photograph: Inpho

Cavan 1-15 Westmeath 1-14 Westmeath turned over a new leaf but still couldn’t prevent Cavan from booking their place in the next round of the All-Ire(...)

Referee Padraig Hughes: “This was my first experience doing it, and the first experience is a learning curve. You need more games under your belt for all us to get used to it.” Photograph: Inpho

One of the supposed attractions of the O Fiaich Cup double-header in Crossmaglen yesterday was to provide players, managers, referees and spectators w(...)

Ballinderry Kevin McGuckin (right) has had his red card rescinded so will be back to play in midfield alongside James Conway against Glenswilly tomorrow.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

Donegal manager Jim McGuinness on the sideline at Ballybofey. Photograph: Donna McBride/Inpho/Presseye

Just over 18 months ago, a last-gasp point for Dublin condemned Kerry to runners-up spot in the All-Ireland. Yesterday in one (...)

St Brigid’s Shane Curran consoles Sean Currie of Ballymun Kickhams after the game.

Kevin McStay has seen big days from all sides of the fence at this stage. He’s lost an All-Ireland final in his time as a player, sliced and di(...)