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 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(...)

Stephen Cluxton lifts Sam Maguire after Dublin’s win over Kerry. Photograph: Tommy Dickson /Inpho

The best team won the All-Ireland. This All-Ireland, last year’s All-Ireland, the last five-in-a-row, and seven since I started writing this column. A(...)

From left, former hurlers Nicky English, Terence ‘Sambo’ McNaughton, and Conor Hayes and former footballers Colm O’Rourke, Larry Thompkins and Denis ‘Ogie’ Moran at Croke Park yesterday where they were inducted into the GAA Museum’s Hall of Fame. Photograph: David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

In the wake of Dublin’s five-in-a-row success, their 29th All-Ireland win, former Kerry manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice looked to the bigger, and slightly(...)

Kerry’s Tommy Walsh and Frank Burns of Tyrone during their All-Ireland SFC semi-final at  Croke Park on Sunday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

At half-time, Tommy Walsh trotted onto the field with the rest of the Kerry team. For Kingdom supporters, the big Tralee man was like an emblem of a m(...)

Rory O’Carroll lifts the Sam Maguire Cup after Dublin’s All-Ireland football final win at Croke Park in 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill Rory O’Carroll and teammate James McCarthy celebrate Dublin’s All-Ireland win at Croke Park in 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

It’s just over three years since Rory O’Carroll, fresh from winning a third All-Ireland medal and a second All Star, declared himself at peace with po(...)

Conor Cooney: “He has played inside in the full-forward line, a prolific Kerry full-forward line that was always very capable of getting scores. I’m sure he can provide insights there.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway hurler Conor Cooney says he is looking forward to picking the brains of former Kerry footballer Kieran Donaghy after he was brought into Micheá(...)

Cork and Kerry players parade before the Munster football final at Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Cork last summer. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

When the #2024 sub-committee presented its proposals for revitalising Cork football to the county executive, the senior footballers were training out(...)

Daniel Kearney at Dublin Airport helping to launch the Aer Lingus-sponsored Fenway Hurling Classic. “The ultimate goal is the All-Ireland every year but it’s important for the All-Ireland not to be the only metric of success.”  Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

It was another ultimately disappointing summer for the Cork hurlers. For the third time in five years, they won the Munster title and lost the subs(...)

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