McGrath Cup

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Clare’s Gary Brennan lifts the McGrath Cup. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Clare 1-9 Cork 0-9 Clare won the McGrath Cup at Miltown Malbay on Saturday, defeating Cork by three points in the final. This was a reverse of last y(...)

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 (...)

Tipperary’s Martin Dunne and Tommy Walsh of Kerry. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Tipperary 0-10 Kerry 0-16 “A good workout,” was how Kerry boss Eamonn Fitzmaurice described this McGrath Cup victory against home team Tipperary afte(...)

Donal Óg Cusack: joins Davy Fitzgerald on Clare sideline for Cork clash. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

And so to the rubberneckers’ paradise that we call the GAA’s preseason tournaments. Wrapping up good and warm and dry and getting out to sniff the ai(...)

Michael Cussen: will make his first appearance for the Cork footballers since the 2009 All-Ireland final when he lines out in the McGrath Cup. Photo: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

And so it begins. A positively obscene eight days after the 2014 season officially ended with the replay of the Tipperary county final, football is ba(...)

 Cork’s Eoin Cadogan battles with Paul Geaney of Kerry during the McGrath Cup final at Mallow. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork 1-11 Kerry 0-10Some days are just pleasant. We came to this postcard snap of a ground nestled in the hills a couple of miles outside Mallow town (...)

Cork IT 5-17 Mary Immaculate College 2-6Cork IT spoiled Mary Immaculate College’s McGrath Cup debut with a resounding win on their own grounds yesterd(...)