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Kerry’s David Clifford  leaves Dublin’s Eoin Murchan in his wake during January’s league game. File photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

About this time last year when Dublin were heading into their winter of perfect content Marc Ó Sé ran into James McCarthy, congratulated him on his fi(...)

Cork’s Sean Óg Ó hAilpín and Diarmuid O’Sullivan with the Liam MacCarthy Cup after the All-Ireland hurling final in 2005. File photograph: Tom Honan/Inpho

It falls today, predictably without too much fanfare, but it is now 15 years since Cork last won the All-Ireland hurling title. Having survived a slig(...)

Bernard Brogan lifts the Sam Maguire after Dublin’s victory over Tyrone in 2018. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It was Jim McCartan, pioneering Down All-Ireland winner and father of James, who first floated the line past me. I was curious why he hadn’t been am(...)

Although several sports have resumed activities, there has been an impermanent feel to the schedules with the shadow of shutdowns, caused by Covid-19 infection, ever present.

With all of the focus currently aimed at the return of schools and the sharp intakes of breath concerning its prospects of success, the situation for (...)

Longford won their only Leinster championship to date in 1968. File photograph: Inpho

Tuesday is the 52nd anniversary of a high water mark for Longford football. In August 1968, the county took its place for the only time in the last f(...)

Croke Park pitch manager Stuart Wilson. Photograph:  Bryan O’Brien

Immediately after the All-Ireland club camogie finals at Croke Park on March 1st, pitch manager Stuart Wilson took advantage of a gap in the venue’s p(...)

 Michael Walsh: “You can argue about an All-Star or Team of the Decade or something like that but you can’t argue with Henry Shefflin having 10 All-Irelands.” Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

A reluctant hero? It’s fair to say Michael ‘Brick’ Walsh ticks that box. You’ll know him as the Waterford hurling great who was included on just abou(...)

Stephen Cluxton makes a crucial save to deny Kerry’s Stephen O’Brien a goal during the All-Ireland football final replay at Croke Park.  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Six-time All-Ireland winning football captain Stephen Cluxton is now in line to receive the one award that has so far eluded him throughout his long a(...)

Tipperary’s Seamus Callanan celebrates with the Liam MacCarthy cup after victory over Kilkenny in the All-Ireland hurling final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

What a difference a Liam makes. A year after receiving a single nomination and no winners, All-Ireland champions Tipperary have 11 names on the shortl(...)

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