Ann Downey

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Galway celebrate their Camogie Division One final win over Kilkenny. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Galway 0-16 Kilkenny 2-8 Galway served a notice of intent for the summer with a first national title since 2015 by surviving a determined Kilkenny co(...)

Galway’s Noreen Coen scores a free against Limerick in Littlewoods Ireland Camogie League Division 1 semi-final in Birr. Photograph:  INPHO/Bryan Keane

A fine performance from Anne Dalton gave Kilkenny a 0-12 to 0-9 victory over rivals Cork in the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie League Division 1 semi-fin(...)

 Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship: Cork’s Laura Treacy celebrates at the final whistle. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Laszlo Geczo

Camogie can’t keep having finals like this. For the second year in a row, Cork beat Kilkenny by a point in a tight, nervy game where no goal was score(...)

Cork’s Gemma O’Connor with Julie Ann Malone of Kilkenny in last year’s All Ireland Senior Camogie Championship final at Croke Park.  Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

When Gemma O’Connor took to the field for Cork in last year’s All-Ireland camogie final, just three weeks after sustaining ligament damage to both an (...)

 Cork team celebrate after beating Kilkenny in the All-Ireland senior camogie final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There’s been a bit of the wounded lion about Cork’s camogie team through the years, rarely more dangerous than when there’s talk of them no longer pos(...)

 Kilkenny’s Shelly Farrell is tackled by Dublin’s Hannah Hegarty. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Kilkenny 2-11 Dublin 0-9 It was closer than many predicted but Kilkenny’s ‘Double Double’ bid remains on track as they held off a determined Dublin a(...)

 Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo look on as Stephanie Roche arrives for the 2014 Fifa Ballon d’Or Gala. Photograph:  Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

It started out as just a bit of fun, a rule-free spot of reminiscing, a list of 50 memorable moments produced by Irish sportswomen. But then(...)

Kilkenny’s Miriam Walsh and Danielle Morrissey challenge Cork’s Aoife Murray during the Camogie League Division 1 title. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kilkenny 2-7 Cork 0-10 Kilkenny retained their Littlewoods Ireland Camogie League Division 1 title with an all-round team performance that augurs wel(...)

Kilkenny’s Lydia Phelan and Angela Kenneally celebrate after the All-Ireland camogie championship final at Croke Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Some of this Kilkenny panel weren’t even born in 1994, but the year had hung over them like a dirty grey cloud. While Cork had feasted on 10 senior Al(...)

Cork’s Gemma O’Connor: likes to  pick up possession as a sweeper/link player in her own half. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork v Kilkenny, Croke Park, Sunday, 4pm (Live RTÉ1) Two traditional giants of the camogie world cross paths in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland s(...)

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