Dublin manager Jim Gavin: As is evident from Gavin’s press conference last week, he and McGeeney attempted to keep the lid on the incident.   Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There is some irony in the fact that it was Dublin manager Jim Gavin’s attempt last Thursday to draw a line under the Davey Byrne incident that end(...)

Dublin and Ballymun Kickhams Davey Byrne will not be available for selection this weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Dublin football manager Jim Gavin has said that the players want to move on from the incident last week’s challenge match with Armagh, won by Dublin 3(...)

“I think for the sake of the player, I don’t think that’s good enough . . . to get a call from Croke Park on a Wednesday – ‘Oh, Jamie O’Sullivan is suspended’ – that is not good enough,” said Cork manager Brian Cuthbert. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

With so much happening in the world of sport, news that Cork footballers wouldn’t have the services of Jamie O’Sullivan for their first championship m(...)

Referee Colm Lyons shows Jonjo Farrell of Kilkenny a red card against Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kilkenny’s Jonjo Farrell has been cleared of striking in the league match with Dublin last month. In a controversial decision during the first half of(...)

Dublin manager Jim Gavin during a press conference ahead of the GAA GPA All Star Tour 2014 match on Saturday in Boston,  Massachusetts. Photograph: Sportsfile

Dublin football manager Jim Gavin has called for the abolition of the national league. Speaking on the GAA-GPA All Stars trip to Boston where he will (...)

The issue raises an ethical point about the responsibility of teams to keep track of their own players and their delinquencies when reacting to an incident such as happened in the Donegal semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Comments by Donegal club Naomh Conaill that they’re not interested in collapsing the Ulster football championship will have taken the heat out of the (...)

Former Donegal manager Jim McGuinness with then assistant Rory Gallagher, who looks set to replace him at the helm of the county. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donegal may be poised to name Rory Gallagher as their new football manager but their club championship is facing into another round of uncertainty.The(...)

Meath’s Michael Burke protests to the referee after a scuffle involving several players on both teams late in the Leinster final defeat to Dublin. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

So Dublin recorded a 16-point thumping of their neighbouring rivals on a lovely sunny afternoon in Croke Park before the best attendance of the season(...)

Páirc Uí Chaoimh: if remedial works are not  carried out before the final date the capacity will be reduced to 32,500. Photograph: Inpho

Páirc Uí Chaoimh has been given the green light to stage next month’s Munster hurling final between Cork and Limerick - but with a crowd capacity to (...)

Galway’s Joe Canning celebrates scoring a late penalty in the Hurling Senior Championship semi-final between Kilkenny vs Galway. The sides will have to meet again with the winner’s drawn to face Tipperary. Photograph: INPHO

This year’s All-Ireland hurling qualifiers draw has thrown up a riveting fixture with Tipperary to take on the losers of next Saturday’s Leinster semi(...)