Cork’s Alan Cadogan is  the epitome of a young and fearless corner forward who is mad for ball and wants to take on his marker. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tomorrow is as good a time as any for Cork and Tipperary to export their long-running and legendary Munster rivalry to Croke Park. The teams are reaso(...)

Cork captain Patrick Cronin: picked up the injury – a hairline fracture of the fibula – in training unknown to himself before the Munster final. Photograph: James Crombie/ Inpho

SEÁN MORAN Cork captain Patrick Cronin has recovered from injury to take his place in Sunday’s GAA All-Ireland hurling semi-final against Tipperary, (...)

Cork’s Aidan Walsh rises high to catch a ball despite the challenge of Clare’s Pat Donnellan and John Conlon at Semple Stadium. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork 2-23 Clare 2-18Last year’s memorable All-Ireland final and replay were characterised by an outgunned Cork somehow staying in touch with superior (...)

Conor Lehane clears Clare’s John Conlon out of the picture as Anthony Nash  makes his way up the field to take a penalty during last year’s drawn All-Ireland final.  Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Paul Flynn, the former Waterford All Star and during his career one of the deadliest free takers in hurling, summed up the drama of an Anthony Nash pe(...)

Cork’s Alan Cadogan in action against Shane Fives of Waterford. Cadogan proved a thorn in Waterford’s side during the drawn encounter and scored four points from play. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

MUNSTER SHC QUATER-FINAL REPLAY Cork v Waterford Sunday, 3.30, Semple Stadium Live on RTE.ie It’s strange to think that in the wake of Wate(...)

Cork’s Alan Cadogan and Shane Fives of Waterford tussle in yesterday’s Munster championship first round match in Thurles. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-21 Waterford 1-21 Yet again the hurlers of Cork and Waterford made something of nothing. Yesterday’s first match of this year’s Muns(...)

IAN O’RIORDAN Aidan Walsh will complete his graduation as a Cork hurler by making his first senior championship start in Sunday’s Munster quarter-fina(...)

Tipperary’s John O’Dwyer scores his side’s third goal past goalkeeper Anthony Nash of Cork at Semple Stadium. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Tipperary 3-25Cork 4-19 Tipperary manager Eamon O’Shea c(...)

Conor Coughlan from Ballinhassig welcoming back the Cork senior hurling team in Cork last night. Picture: Provison

The rains may have come to end the summer but the flame still burns brightly for Cork hurling as a small but loyal and madly passionate crowd turned o(...)

Clare and Cork stand to attention before the national anthem prior to the start of the drawn All-Ireland final earlier this month. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Hurling this evening gets the chance to sign off on the 2013 championship with a great finale to a memorable season. It will be the first All-Ireland (...)