Billy Sheehan

9 results

Carlow’s James Doyle in action against  Kilkenny’s TJ Reid and Richie Leahy during the Leinster SHC game at  Netwatch Cullen Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Carlow 1-14 Kilkenny 3-22 Kilkenny’s hurlers struck for a Colin Fennelly goal on 18 seconds of this Leinster SHC tie to signal an early scoring rush(...)

Páraic Duffy: “Clubs have equal rights with the counties – why should the county manager decide ‘no, they won’t play with the clubs’?”  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

In his final annual report before retirement, and his 11th in all, GAA director general Páraic Duffy has issued a strong message of support for the ne(...)

(From left) Jacqui Hurley (RTÉ), Marie Crowe (UTV), Mary Hannigan (The Irish Times) and Maura Treasa Ní Dhubhghail (TG4). Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Jacqui Hurley, Máire Treasa Ní Dhubhghaill and Marie Crowe are three of the most recognisable female faces – and voices – in the Irish sports media, (...)

Kieran Donaghy: “I remember marching back in 94’ when I was 11 out in Killarney for the replay against the Crokes and that’s where it all started.”Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Aged 11 he had his first feel for what it was to represent the Rockies, the pride of Tralee and so often the pride of Kerry, a much smaller but no dou(...)

Tipperary’s Barry Grogan (left) celebrates scoring a late goal with Peter Acheson in the  All-Ireland Senior Championship Qualifier Series Round 3A game at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

When the last tale is told of Championship 2014, make sure there’s room for a mention of a manic night in Portlaoise. Let the people know that whateve(...)

Dublin’s Michael Darragh Macauley in action in during the National League final against Derry. The midfielder will face an intriguing battle against Laois’s John O’Loughllin. Photo:   Donall Farmer/Inpho

For a game that has Dublin down as 1/40 favourites with some of the more attention-seeking bookmakers, the history of this fixture contains far fewer(...)

UCD 1-14 Laois 3-6UCD will play the champions Kildare in next week’s O’Byrne cup semi-final after they scored a convincing win over Laois at Portarlin(...)

Wexford’s Rory Quinlivan tries to stop John O’Loughlin of Laois at Wexford Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Laois 0-16 Wexford 2-8Laois had to survive many unnerving moments before eventually seeing of the challenge of a wasteful Wexford side in this thrilli(...)

Laois’s Padraig Clancy will attempt to fill a huge void in midfield in the absence of Brendan Quigley. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

GAVIN CUMMISKEYThe luck of the draw means either Carlow or Laois will stay afloat for a while yet. On the evidence of both counties opening round coll(...)