Tipperary’s  John O’Dwyer claims the sliotar ahead of Dublin players  Shane Durkin, Liam Rushe and Michael Carton during the All-Ireland SHC quarter-final at Semple Stadium in Thurles. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tipperary 2-23 Dublin 0-16The continuation of inevitability. Despite some remarkable revivals and the supposed levelling of hurling’s playing field in(...)

Galway captain Joe Canning will start on the bench in Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League Division One semi-final against Kilkenny in Limerick. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Galway captain Joe Canning will again start on the bench for Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against defending champions Kilkenny in(...)

Tipperary 3-20 Limerick IT 0-5EAMON O’Shea’s Tipperary showed no mercy against understrength Limerick IT in yesterday’s Waterford Crystal Cup prelimin(...)

Tipperary’s Brendan Maher tangles with  Donal O’Grady and Stephen Walsh of Limerick during last weekend’s Munster semi-final clash at the Gaelic Grounds. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

After all the anxiety about competitiveness attending the start of the football championship, who could have expected the hurling championship – compa(...)

Tipperary’s Patrick Maher, despite being tripped and having to take the shot while falling, scores his side’s second goal in Thurles yesterday. Photograph: Inpho

TIPPERARY 4-20 DUBLIN 0-17at Semple Stadium If nothing else, this game was another poke in the eye for the notion that the ills of the(...)

Tipperary's Patrick Maher scores his side’s second goal against Dublin at Semple Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tipperary 4-20 Dublin 0-17: Tipperary demonstrated a chasm in class between the top of Division One A and the Division One B winners when annihilat(...)

Tipperary's Lar Corbett scores a goal. Photograph: Lorraine O'Sullivan

The biggest hurling rivalry in recent times produced enough heat at Thurles to energise a small crowd of 5,697, as Tipperary did just enough fo(...)