Tyrone’s Seán Cavanagh gets his shot away despite the attempted block of Sligo’s Brian Curran during the  All-Ireland Round 4B qualifier at Croke Park. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tyrone 0-21 Sligo 0-14 The masters of the qualifiers come again, Tyrone now back in the All-Ireland football quarter-finals for the 11th time in 15 se(...)

Mark English running in the Cork City Sports in early July. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Mark Twain always said the difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug. Which (...)

Kerry’s Stephen O’Brien in action against Cork in the Munster SFC Final replay against Cork in Killarney. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There is still no room for Colm “Gooch” Cooper in the Kerry football team. Manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice has made one change from the team which beat Cor(...)

Derry footballer Aaron Devlin passed away on Thursday after battling an aggressive strain of meningitis. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The shock and sadness at the passing of Derry intercounty footballer Aaron Devlin after a short and sudden illness is being felt throughout the GAA co(...)

Limerick’s Cian Lynch and Clarecaptain   Conor Cleary will be in action in the Munster U-21 final at Cusack Park. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

There would appear to be a little more than just a Munster under-21 hurling title at stake in Cusack Park this evening. The entire hurling mood of bo(...)

Former  Cork manager Brian Cuthbert looks dejected at Semple Stadium during his side’s loss to Kildare. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

At some point in the 72 hours it took Brian Cuthbert to decide not to seek another year as Cork football manager, the thought must have stuck: what i(...)

Clare and Dublin will meet in a play-off at Semple Stadium in Thurles on Saturday.  Photograph: Inpho

With some reluctance both Dublin and Clare have accepted the offer of a play-off to determine which team will progress to the All-Ireland camogie q(...)

Dublin’s quarter-final last season drew over 72,000 to Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Dublin footballers would appear to be less of a crowd puller after being paired with Fermanagh in Sunday’s All-Ireland football quarter-final. De(...)

Philly McMahon dismisses notion that an easy run in Leinster has left Dublin unprepared. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

“Every defender is there to defend,” says Philly McMahon, already anticipating the next question about his exact role in the Dublin football team. B(...)

It’s been a contrasting week for Cork and Galway GAA. Photograph: Inpho

The real questions beginning to be answered in August A four game Semple stadium marathon - with the sustenance of tea, ham sandwiches and cake(...)