Mayo’s Brendan Harrison and Donal Vaughan with Paul Kerrigan of Cork. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-18 Mayo 0-12 Cork gave new manager Peadar Healy an encouraging start to his tenure with a surprisingly comfortable victory over a well-beaten (...)

Brian Hurley scores a goal for   Cork in their McGrath Cup victory over Waterford  in Mallow. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork 1-15 Clare 1-9 Cork clinched their eighth McGrath Cup with an expected win over Clare in a competitive final in Mallow on Friday night. Backed (...)

Bright sparks: Alexandra Kenny   and Eve Healy from Santa Sabina Dominican College, whose  project is on smog in rainwater, and Shane Curran (centre) from Terenure College with his project on automated logistics for couriers at  the  oung Scientist and Technology Exhibition. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Is seaweed good for fixing your foot blister? What can bird poop tell you about the bird? Can video games make you smarter? And are boys or girls bet(...)

Mourneabbey’s  Ciara O’Sullivan: “Up to last year we’d never won a senior county title before, so everything was new, every step further we took was a big surprise”  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ciara O’Sullivan won her seventh All-Ireland football medal in September when she captained Cork to a five-in-a-row and their 10th title in 11 years.(...)

Nemor Rangers’ James Masters: At his peak he  was central to the Cork team, scoring 6-80 in his 26 championship appearances. Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Nearly six years on from his intercounty retirement and James Masters is still harbouring some regrets. It’s not just the life of a Cork footballer h(...)

Kieran Kingston has been named the new Cork hurling manager. Photograph: Inpho

Former All-Ireland winner, Kieran Kingston, is the new Cork hurling manager. He succeeds Jimmy Barry-Murphy on a two-year term. The 52-years-old Tract(...)

Cork’s Briege Corkery and Rena Buckley celebrate with the Brendan Martin Cup in Croke Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

They were the hunted rather than the hunter this time but you don’t need to have seen a lot of the Cork women’s football teams to know they can do it (...)

Cork’s Valerie Mulcahy scores a goal during the  All-Ireland semi-final at Gaelic Grounds, Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

Cork 4-14 Kerry 0-13 Eamonn Ryan’s remarkable Cork are through to a 10th TG4 All-Ireland final in 11 years. The Rebelettes saw off Munster (...)

Donegal’s captain Aoife McDonnell after defeating Waterford in the 2010 All-Ireland Intermediate final at Croke Park. McDonnell has returned to the squad after management changes. Photograph: Inpho/James Crombie

It’s almost three years to the day when the headline on LadiesGaelic.ie understated it just a touch: “Cork Prove Too Strong for Donegal”. How stron(...)

Cork hurling manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy shows his frustration during the quarter-final defeat by Galway.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The woes of the Cork senior teams have been the subject of much criticism and debate since last weekend. The performance, or underperformance, shou(...)