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David Power: “I think we have to use the Munster final as a kind of a stepping stone. These lads are certainly not happy with just winning a Munster final.” Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

David Power is, on the face of it, in an excellent position. The week before last his Tipperary football team claimed the county’s first Munster title(...)

Tyrone’s Conor McKenna in action against Donegal during the recent league clash between the sides. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

In the space of two games Conor McKenna has become the fulcrum of Tyrone’s attack, scoring or directly assisting 5-10 of 5-27 since his return to Gael(...)

An empty stadium during the Australian National Rugby League (NRL) match between the Brisbane Broncos and South Sydney Rabbitohs. Photograph: EPA

Australia’s rugby league competition, the NRL, has suspended its season, having played until Sunday. At a media conference, chief executive Todd Gree(...)

Ireland’s Michael Murphy scored 20 points in the first Test in Adelaide despite being hit with a vomiting bug. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Michael Murphy’s kicking prowess picked him up 20 points in the first Test in Adelaide and the performance naturally attracted the attention of the Au(...)

 Goalkeeper  Brendon Goddard during Australia’s training session in  Adelaide Oval on Thursday. Photograph: James Elsby/AFL Media/Getty Images

As Sunday’s first Test draws closer, both Ireland and Australia teams arrived in Adelaide on Thursday. The major training sessions will be on Friday b(...)

Kerry’s Mark O’Connor celebrates with the trophy after Kerry’s victory in the 2015 All-Ireland minor football championship final . Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Mark O’Connor will make his AFL debut on Saturday, just a matter of months after playing his first official game of Aussie Rules. The former Kerry pr(...)