Calum Lyons

9 results

Waterford’s Jack Fagan celebrates scoring the first goal of the game during the All-Ireland SHC round two qualifier against Galway at Semple Stadium in Thurles. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Waterford 1-30 Galway 3-20 Sixteen points is a dangerous lead in hurling as Waterford found that out in Semple Stadium on Saturday. The Déise fans g(...)

Joe Canning in the thick of it during the  Allianz Hurling League Division 1 Group A match against Limerick at  Pearse Stadium in  Salthill. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Something interesting is happening during this league – and don’t worry, this is nothing to do with new rules or referees or anything like that. For a(...)

Richie English’s return is a big boost for  Limerick ahead of the start of the Allianz Hurling League. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork Manager: Kieran Kingston 2020: 4th There was something miserable about Cork last year, beyond the caricature of flailing around in awful condit(...)

Gearóid Hegarty: scored seven points from play in an outstanding personal display for Limerick at Croke Park.  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

They are who we thought they were. As Jackie Tyrrell was writing in these pages only last Friday, there are plenty of years when the heroes of the All(...)

Limerick’s Séamus Flanagan celebrates after the final whistle of the All-Ireland SHC Final against Waterford at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Limerick 0-30 Waterford 0-19 The least predictable year has ended with the champions most people fancied at the start. The virus upended everything e(...)

Waterford goalkeeper Stephen O’Keeffe in action during their victory against Clare in the All-Ireland quarter-finals at Pairc Ui Chaoimh. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

An extraordinary weekend for Gaelic games in Tipperary started disappointingly with the loss of the All-Ireland crown on Saturday. It was the best per(...)

Waterford’s Stephen Bennett scores their third goal past goalkeeper Clare goalkeeper Eibhear Quilligan during the  All-Ireland SHC quarter-final at  Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Waterford 3-27 Clare 3-18 A superb goal salvo by Ballygunner’s Dessie Hutchinson, in addition to outstanding displays by Stephen Bennett and Calum L(...)

Limerick’s Pat Ryan and Barry Nash celebrate after the Munster semi-final victory over Tipperary at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Despite the conditions in Cork, a winter storm to remind us that everything is different about this championship, a clear picture developed of hurling(...)

Limerick manager John Kiely shakes hands with Waterford manager Paraic Fanning after the game at Walsh Park. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Waterford’s dispiriting run in the championship round robin over the past two seasons intensified with the 20-point defeat by Limerick to the extent t(...)