Waterford manager Derek McGrath celebrates the Munster semi-final victory over Cork in Thurles last Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It didn’t fall out of the sky. Waterford’s great strides at underage level culminated in the All-Ireland minor title of two years ago and a competitiv(...)

Connacht’s Niyi Adeolokun supported by Darragh Leader and Eoin McKeon. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced that Niyi Adeolokun has signed a new two year contract which will see him remain at the province until at l(...)

From left: Lauren Vickers, Mark Ryan, Seán O’Callaghan, Orla Yeates, Clinton Byrne (back), Manav T Manoj and Rory O’Carroll. Photograph: Garry O’Neill.

Ten years ago, the fields at Burkeen, Co Wicklow, were just marked by a back road from Rathdrum to Wicklow town. Now it’s the site of hundreds of home(...)

It’s a hazy day in the sunny southeast, and I’m in the gardens of Holmacre, looking over the river Suir, as the sounds of a nearby funfair drift by on(...)

One of the topics covered was marketing coloured wellies for festivals. Photograph: Alan Betson

There was no margin for error on yesterday’s higher level Leaving Certificate business paper, which included exacting questions on tax returns, constr(...)

Jordan Casey: “With all games I offered them free for a few weeks to build up hype and then I started charging”

Jordan Casey may seem like an unlikely tech entrepreneur considering he’s just 13-years old, but the Waterford schoolboy already has three game(...)