A commanding second-half display at Fraher Field saw Waterford record an 18-point win over Laois. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Waterford 3-21 Laois 0-12 A commanding second-half display at Fraher Field saw Waterford record an 18-point win over Laois on Saturday, building on(...)

Liam Óg McGovern: was in outstanding form for Wexford against Offaly.

Offaly 0-12 Wexford 2-15 A solid display with some fine point-taking thrown into the mix saw Wexford continue their winning start in O’Connor Park y(...)

Dublin’s Danny Suttcliffe evades  Kieran Bergin of Tipperary during the Dubs Allianz League win. (Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer)

Unpredictable as ever, unvarnished as you like, the Allianz Hurling League coughed back into action over the weekend with the bookies’ favourites goin(...)

Dublin’s Danny Sutcliffe gets ahead of Tipperary’s Kieran Bergin during the Allianz Hurling League Dviaison One A clash at Parnell Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 2-20 Tipperary 0-14Ger Cunningham got his Dublin management career off to a flying start in Parnell Park, as his team overpowered All-Ireland f(...)

Cork goalkeeper and captain Anthony Nash and Brendan Maher, the Tipperary captain, pose with the Allianz Hurling League trophy at St Anne’s Park, Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Cork captain Anthony Nash has expressed disappointment that the recent penalty trial in hurling won’t extend into the league. The twice decorated All (...)

Donegal’s Odhrán Mac Niallais and Dublin’s Kevin McManamon are on course to meet up again in the National League at Croke Park on February 7th. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Dublin may have got some assurance that Croke Park will continue to be the home stage for their 2015 Leinster football championship matches but they (...)

Tipperary’s Padraic Maher in action against Dublin’s John McCaffrey during the National League clash at Thurles. “Kilkenny are the only team to knock us out of championship hurling since I started playing with Tipp.” Photograph: Inpho

“He slipped. People say it is a mistake. But the man slipped. It is very harsh,” Pádraic Maher says of Steven Gerrard’s spectacularly unfortunate fall(...)

Tipperary defender Paddy Stapleton: “I think I might be ready for training next week, hopefully.” Photograph: Inpho

It ended up like two sloppy boxers trying to land the last punch before they both fell to the canvas, although no one watching from Tipperary is la(...)

Kilkenny manager Brian Cody watches his side beat Galway in the National Hurling League Division One semi-final at the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Even if they’re surrendering home advantage this time round there is nothing unfamiliar about Kilkenny’s presence in another A(...)

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(...)