Brian Hurley scores a goal past Donegal goalkeepr Michael Boyle in the Allianz Football League semi-final in Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The counties with the biggest boxes to tick after last year meet in tomorrow’s Allianz Football League final in Croke Park. Both Dublin and Cork ha(...)

Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke is beaten by Brian Hurley’s late fisted goal as Cork claimed victory in the Allianz Football League Division One game at  Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 2-7 Mayo 0-12Cork snatched victory at the death to secure their first division semi-final slot after a tetchy affair in difficult conditions at P(...)

Donncha O’Connor takes on Kieran Duffy at St Mary’s Stadium. The veteran O’Connor had a fine game for Cork scoring five points. Photograph: Andrew Paton/INPHO/Presseye

CORK 2-14 MONAGHAN 1-16An unpredictable afternoon in Castleblayney: rolling mist threatened the afternoon early on, as Monaghan played their first All(...)

The chef: Kevin Aherne, Sage, Midleton I first bump into Kevin Aherne at Midleton Farmers’ market, a kind of Irish food producers’ walking, tal(...)

Kerry’s Anthony Maher challenges Andrew O’Sullivan in Tralee. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork’s impressive league campaign ended with an emphatic 2-18 to 1-11 win over Kerry in Tralee. Full-forward Brian Hurley racked up eight poin(...)

 Ken O’Halloran is back in goal for Cork for their game against Kerry on Sunday in Tralee. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork manager Brian Cuthbert has heavily rotated his selection for next Sunday’s final Division One match, against Kerry in Tralee. He makes six(...)

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

The late Tom Clancy was known for many things (well some things, anyway), but the drawing of character was not among them. Played by three actors in f(...)

How To Train Your Dragon 2: Coming July 4th

Welcome to our bumper guide to another year of sequels, remakes and leftfield experiments. The most comprehensive preview available is, f(...)

 Tom Clancy  at his home in Huntingtown, Maryland

Tom Clancy, who has died aged 66, dominated the bestseller lists of the 1980s with a series of novels that thrust his CIA analyst hero Jack Ryan into (...)

Tom Clancy at his home in Calvert County, Maryland in 1998.

Tom Clancy, a writer who was as famed for what Stephen King called his “monster advances” as his wildly popular thrillers, including The Hunt for Red (...)