Tipperary hurler Seamus Callanan at Croke Park, where Allianz announced their continued sponsorship Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Transition is too big a word, says Seamus Callanan, when assessing the state of Tipperary hurling. Despite the range of high-profile retirements – (...)

Michael Ryan’s first game in charge of Tipperary saw his new charges beat Offaly. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 2-17 Offaly 1-15 Michael Ryan’s tenure as Tipperary senior hurling team manager got off to a winning start in Templemore on Sunday afternoo(...)

Lar Corbett scored a spectacular hat-trick in the 2010 All-Ireland hurling final against Kilkenny, to win his second All-Ireland and help deprive Cats of five titles in a row. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Not many players “come out of nowhere” to win two All-Irelands plus a hurler of the year award, but then Lar Corbett is no ordinary player. Now, at 34(...)

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(...)