David Gough took charge of the Meath  senior football championship match between Gaeil Colmcille and Dunshaughlin on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It was at the time viewed as one of the least hopeful signs of any intercounty activity for the rest of 2020 in the face of Covid-19: David Gough, ref(...)

 Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps had 157,000 children participating last year. File photo. Photograph: David Maher/ Sportsfile

The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) will discuss when and how summer camps can go ahead as part of its weekly meeting on Thursday. NPHE(...)

This summer’s Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps are still scheduled to go ahead with contingencies in place if they have to be cancelled. Close to 160,000 children took part in te camps last summer. Photograph:  David Maher/Sportsfile

It might appear wishful thinking but the GAA Cúl Camps are still scheduled to go ahead this summer. Organised by counties and clubs and now something (...)

Sligo’s Charlie Harrison and Anton Sullivan of Offaly. “I’ll miss playing at the highest level, being the best you can be against the best.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

He understands that it’s not a bolt from the blue, but Charlie Harrison has decided at the age of 36 that it’s time to draw a line. This summer has ma(...)

Armagh’s Rory Grugan was to the fore against Sligo on Saturday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Sligo 1-13 Armagh 1-19 A powerful second half from Armagh, the key score being Rory Grugan’s early second-half goal, set up Kieran McGeeney’s side fo(...)

Fergal Boland tries to escape the attentions of Neil Ewing and Patrick O’Connor during Mayo’s win over Sligo. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Mayo 2-14 Sligo 0-11 Taoisigh may come and go but these early championship days in the west are never-changing. Sligo find Mayo all but impossible to(...)

New York’s Shane Hogan beats Sligo’s Cian Breheny to the ball during the Connacht championship first roound clash in Gaelic Park in the Bronx. Photograph: Andy Marlin/Inpho

The annual jaunt to New York is becoming more and more fraught for teams in the Connacht senior football championship, and, for now at least, we’re no(...)

Roscommon’s Ciarain Murtagh celebrates after converting his penalty. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Roscommon 4-16 Sligo 2-13 Roscommon staged a dramatic second-half comeback to overhaul Sligo in a thrilling, topsy-turvy Connacht football semi-final(...)

Charlie Harrison believes the progress of Summerhill College and the Sligo underage teams will translate into the county’s senior team. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

For the first time ever this year two Sligo schools contested a senior ‘A’ colleges final. Last year a Sligo minor team won the Connacht league for t(...)

If you think hurling goes into 2016 with just Kilkenny’s 12th All-Ireland in 17 years on the horizon you haven’t seen the half of it. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

It was Galway’s Cyril Farrell who described the crucial barriers in hurling as ‘history and geography’. History is obvious because of the power of tra(...)

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