Kerry players celebrate their minor football final victory over Tipperary at Croke Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Kerry 4-14 Tipperary 0-6 For a county that couldn’t win a minor All-Ireland for 20 years Kerry are suddenly golden. They didn’t so much defend(...)

Tipperary’s Seamus Callanan and Mayo’s Lee Keegan have been named the GAA/GPA players of the month for August. Photograph: Inpho

Mayo’s Lee Keegan and Tipperary’s Seamus Callanan have been named the GAA/GPA August players of the month for football and hurling respectively. Keega(...)

Sean Loftus lifts the trophy after Galway’s minor hurling final win over Tipperary at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 4-13 Tipperary 1-16 We got a glimpse into the future here, as Galway – utilising a sweeper with clinical efficiency – produced an all-round pe(...)

Peter Harte: “They all play the Tyrone way, if you like. A brand of football where you use your head in certain situations.” Photograph: Matt Mackey/Presseye /Inpho

“It’s all a blink,” says Peter Harte, and he’s not talking about that near non-stop journey which has taken Tyrone back into an All-Ireland football s(...)

Tipperary’s manager Eamon O’Shea after the defeat against Galway on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Eamon O’Shea asks for a little time. He sits back in his chair and takes a slug out of a water bottle, holding it with both hands. He takes a few sec(...)

 Shane Moloney’s point at the death booked Galway a place in the All-Ireland hurling final. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 0-26 Tipperary 3-16 In the nick of time the GAA Hurling All-Ireland season ignited with just two matches to go. Galway, for so long spec(...)

Tipperary’s James Quigley consoles Dublin’s Gavin King after his side’s All-Ireland minor hurling semi-final win. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 2-17 Dublin 1-15 It was Liam Cahill himself who conceded ahead of Tipperary’s bid for a first All-Ireland minor hurling final place since 20(...)

Galway’s Joe Canning: wasn’t at his best against Cork but will prove a major threat to Tipperary at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

I wonder what goals Galway and Tipperary players set themselves at the beginning of this season. The Tipperary hurling confraternity certainly were fo(...)

The Perseid meteor shower: lighting up the night sky - and Vinny’s day. Photograph: Getty Images

It was a little before midnight on Monday when the starry-eyed stargazers disembarked the Dublin Bus special, armed with binoculars, collapsible teles(...)

Sean Cavanagh helped Tyrone to a comfortable win over Tipperary in Thurles. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 0-7 Tyrone 0-19 Tipperary manager Peter Creedon stepped down in the wake of this 12 point defeat after four seasons in charge. Creedon cited(...)