John and Kelan O’Connor, the father-son bridge partnership from Tralee, saw success in Cork over the weekend. Photograph: Getty Images

John and Kelan O’Connor, the father-son partnership from Tralee, won the Contract Bridge Association of Ireland’s president’s prize (Duais an Uachtará(...)

Dublin’s Sinéad Aherne and Carla Rowe celebrate after their win over Cork in the Ladies’ All-Ireland Senior Football Championship final at Croke Park on Sunday. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

We knew it was a moment in history, even if there was no crowd to provide the adulation. Sinéad Aherne became the first captain to lift the Brendan Ma(...)

Cork’s Saoirse Noonan. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Laszlo Geczo

Living in Millstreet, about five miles from the Kerry border, it’s not easy to accept that losing in men’s football, especially in Munster championshi(...)

Clonmel’s dual star Seamus Kennedy impressed as his team reached yet another football final. File photograph: Inpho

Clonmel Commercials 0-12 Kilsheelan/Kilcash 0-6 Tipperary senior football champions Clonmel Commercials are through to yet another county decider aft(...)

Dublin players celebrate with the Brendan Martin Cup following the All-Ireland Senior Ladies’ Football Championship final between Dublin and Galway, at Croke Park, on Sunday. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

After the weekend that was in it, when the men and women of Dublin completed a combined eight-in-a-row, it would be fair to conclude that Gaelic footb(...)

Dublin manager Gerry McGill. Photograph: R yan Byrne/Inpho

The Dublin team bus was late on the day of the 2010 All-Ireland final day. Manager Gerry McGill wanted his team in Croke Park at least an hour ahead (...)

Tipperary 0-16 Clare 2-9 Tipperary came from two points down late on to deny Clare at Semple Stadium last night, scoring three points in the dy(...)