Tyrone’s Mickey Harte and Cavan manager Terry Hyland shake hands after the game. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In all probability, Mickey Harte just about has in his hands one of the very few contenders for the All-Ireland. Tyrone are a good distance back but (...)

Conor McManus’s 2-37 makes him the top scorer in the division by a distance – nine points ahead of Ciarán Murtagh of Roscommon. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With five minutes to go against Dublin back in February, Conor McManus took off on another wheeling, hitch-kicking, looping run down in front of Hill(...)

Séamus Harnedy is one of six changes for Cork’s game against dublin at Croke Park on Saturday. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Cork hurlers come to Dublin on Saturday looking for their first win of the current Allianz League Division One A campaign and manager Kieran Kingston (...)

This is becoming a habit that Monaghan must wonder how they feel about getting into. Saturday night in Croke Park was the fourth league meeting betwee(...)

 Tempers flare between the two side. Photo: Jonathan Porter/Inpho
Armagh edge joyless contest

Armagh 1-10 Fermanagh 0-12 They lived dangerously at times but somehow Armagh managed to hold on and pirate a last-gasp victory over Fermanagh in thi(...)

Waterford senior hurler Austin Gleeson was sent off while playing for Waterford IT against Limerick IT in the Fitzgibbon Cup on Tuesday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

WATERFORD selector Dan Shanahan has backed Colin Dunford and Austin Gleeson to respond positively to their Fitzgibbon Cup red cards. Dunford receiv(...)

Dublin’s Oisin Gough and Tipperary’s Jason Forde battle for possession at Semple Stadium. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Tipperary 1-23 Dublin 0-12 Dublin’s capacity for dousing the nascent flames of their followers’ hopes remains unmatched. On Saturday night in a wintr(...)

Armagh’s Aidan Korker (r) with Laois’ Donal Kingston Photograph: ©INPHO/Presseye/Jonathan Porter

Laois 1-13 Armagh 0-15 Laois showed true grit, boundless courage and no little skill in squeezing past Armagh in a tough, tense Allianz League Divisi(...)

 Lee Keegan is helped from the field by selector Tony McEntee and team doctor Seán Moffatt after a clash of heads with Cork’s Eoin Cadogan during Sunday’s football league clash. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Lee Keegan will not play for Mayo this weekend as he continues to recover from the clash of heads he had with Cork defender Eoin Cadogan during Sunday(...)

Members of the Nottingham Forest team from 1977 to 1979 pose with their two European Cups ahead of the premiere of I Believe in Miracles. Photo: Getty Images

They say it’s often better to give gifts at Christmas than to receive them. While that’s a nice sentiment, there is nothing quite as stressful as a l(...)