Limerick’s Lorcan Lyons and Conor Whelan of Galway battle for possession at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Limerick 1-27 Galway 2-9 Ronan Lynch shot an impressive 13 points to help secure both revenge and a rare All-Ireland minor hurling final place (...)

Flemenstar and Andrew Lynch come home to win the Fortria Steeplechase at Navan in November. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flemenstar will not run again this season because of a tendon injury but connections expect him to return to action next term.The brilliant chaser, wh(...)

Flemenstar ridden by Andrew Lynch on their way to winning the Fortria Chase at Navan last month. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flemenstar might be favourite to defend his John Durkan Chase crown on Sunday, and he does have a valuable run already under his belt this season, but(...)

Fortria Steeplechase winner Flemenstar, ridden Andrew Lynch, comes home to take the honours at Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

He sported a new noseband and his reception in the winner’s enclosure was more polite than raucous, but it was very much business as usual for Flemens(...)

Flemenstar and jockey Andrew Lynch claimed  back-to-back victories in the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at Navan. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Flemenstar got his season off to the best possible start with back-to-back victories in the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at Navan.Now in the care of (...)

Flemenstar will seek to defend his Fortria Chase crown at Navan tomorrow. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

It takes a lot to switch the spotlight from Tony McCoy just now but Flemenstar’s return to action at Navan tomorrow might manage it.On the back of own(...)

The parade ring at Kempton before the Weatherbys Bank Novices’ Hurdle yesterday.

Flemenstar is set to have his first start for new trainer Tony Martin in Sunday’s Boylesports Fortria Chase at Navan where he will defend the Grade Tw(...)

Flemenstar and jockey Andrew Lynch on the way to winning the John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase in 2012. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Owner Stephen Curran has confirmed top Irish chaser Flemenstar will be trained by Tony Martin this season.The eight-year-old won three Grade One event(...)

Clare manager and former goalkeeper Davy Fitzgerald. Was one of the Sixmilebridge men on the great Banner team of the 1990s that claimed three Munster and two All-Ireland titles in four years. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

When St Joseph’s Doora-Barefield tripped the light fantastic on St Patrick’s Day 1999 to blow Rathnure away in the final of the All Ireland Club Champ(...)

Flemenstar will undergo a wind operation and miss next week’s Punchestown Festival. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Flemenstar has been ruled out of the Boylesports.com Champion Chase at the Punchestown Festival on Tuesday after connections decided to give th(...)