Galway’s Joe Canning looks on as his late point wins the All-Ireland SHC semi-final against  Tipperary at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Highlight It’s a terrific picture: Joe Canning has hit a winning point from virtually the first row of the Cusack Stand in the last seconds of injury(...)

Éanna O’Connor: posed constant problems for Rathnew while his  marksmanship from placed balls was impeccable. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

AIB CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS Leinster SFC final Moorefield (Kildare) v St Loman’s (Westmeath), O’Moore Park, 2.0 [Live TG4] For the first time in eight y(...)

Damien Comer: “It’s time for us to put consistent performances together, that’s what we’re aiming for.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Galway forward Damien Comer believes that his team showed too much respect to Kerry in last season’s All-Ireland quarter-final and is confident that a(...)

Fitzgibbon Cup teams representatives at Croke Park in Dublin. Photograph: Seb Daly/Sportsfile

The draws made for the 2018 third-level competitions in Croke Park on Thursday are reminders of the challenging year ahead for GAA fixtures. Whereas(...)

Winning All-Irelands, for all that it creates a positive feeling within counties and communities, is essentially a private affair for teams and players. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

“Great year or huge opportunity let slip? That’s the cold analysis of the year for our senior footballers. Truth be told, it was partly both,” – John (...)

Liam Mellows’ Tadgh Haran celebrates scoring a goal against Gort in the county final. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

This year’s All-Ireland hurling club semi-finals line-up will feature three city clubs for the first time in 37 years and only the fourth time in the (...)

Cuala’s Con O’Callaghan in action against St Martin’s in the  Leinster Senior Hurling Club Championship semi-final at  Parnell Park, Dublin in November. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

It went around on social media pretty quickly on Sunday evening. The list of Con O’Callaghan’s winnings in 2017 isn’t hard to remember but, viewed in (...)

Cuala’s Paul Schutte raises the Leinster trophy in Portlaoise. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Cuala 1-23 Kilcormac-Killoughey 1-9 All-Ireland champions Cuala reversed the usual order of their AIB Leinster hurling championship matches by puttin(...)

Cuala celebrate their victory over Ballyea  in the All-Ireland club final last March. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

It’s safe to say that the timing probably didn’t appeal greatly to Mattie Kenny. The former Galway mentor, who last March managed Cuala to Dublin’s fi(...)

Kilcormac-Killoughey’s Cillian Kiely leaves the pitch after being  sent off during the Leinster championship victory over   Mount Leinster Rangers. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

This weekend Offaly champions Kilcormac-Killoughey contest a third Leinster club final in six seasons. The club won the province five years ago and we(...)