Betty Maher (102): “I would advise people to keep active and have a hobby” Photograph: Dave Meehan for The Irish Times

If all the advice on healthy ageing could be encapsulated into one short sentence, it would be to “keep your mind and body active”. Even people suffe(...)

Ballygunner’s JJ Hutchinson celebrates scoring a goal  in the AIB  Munster Club SHC semi-final at  Walsh Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Ballygunner (Waterford) 1-18 Sixmilebridge (Clare) 1-17 A magnificent second-half rally saw Ballygunner overturn a five-point half-time deficit to ov(...)

Clare players, Donal Moloney, Gerry O’Connor and Donal Og Cusack gather after the game. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Waterford 3-13 Clare 2-19 Clare maintained their interest in the Munster Senior Hurling League having staved off a late rally from a Waterford line-(...)

Kerry senior footballer Colm Cooper will line out with Dr Crokes against Kilmurry-Ilbrickane in the Munster SFC.

Saturday Mayo SFC final Castlebar Mitchels v Knockmore, MacHale Park, 7.15 – Castlebar’s Neil Douglas has been a forward star on the local scene ov(...)

 David Cunningham of Glen Rovers attempts to gather possession in yesterday’s AIB Munster GAA Hurling Senior Club Championship Quarter-Final against Ballgunner in  Walsh Park, Waterford. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

To the bafflement of even their supporters in a meagre if symmetrical crowd of 1,414 at rain-lashed Walsh Park, Waterford champions Ballygunner mounte(...)