Colm Collins

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Laois line up for the Leinster final against Dublin at Croke Park. It was their first appearance in the decider in 12 years. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

When John Sugrue took over as Laois manager in late 2017, the job he faced into looked like trying to catch Niagara before it hit the rocks. If Laois(...)

2018 Division Two champions Roscommon:  Conor Devaney lifts the league trophy in Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho/Bryan Keane.

Armagh Armagh’s Jemar Hall Manager: Kieran McGeeney (5th season) Selectors: Jim McCorry, Paddy McKeever, Denis Hollywood Last good le(...)

Mayo senior football manager James Horan. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

James Horan and Terry Hyland will return to the sideline and to familiar game day routines when they convene in Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday for a low(...)

Dublin’s Philip McMahon celebrates in front of Hill 16 after Dublin’s victory over Tyrone. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Much of the steam produced by the annual championship draws has evaporated at this stage because of two influences: the new format in hurling, which m(...)

Tyrone’s manager Mickey Harte and Kevin McStay, manager of Roscommon at the All-Ireland senior championship quarter-final. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Mayo and Kerry are among the very few teams with a chance of ending Dublin’s All-Ireland dominance next summer. Both counties will appoint a new manag(...)

Siobhán McGrath: “Every year it [women’s football] just gets better. It’s a much higher standard than 2003.”  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Up until she left town at the end of 2014, Siobhán McGrath had known no other life than that of a Dublin footballer. As a 15-year-old away back in 200(...)

Dublin’s Fiontan McGibb challenges   Wexford’s Aidan Nolan during the Leinster SHC round-robin game at  Innovate Wexford Park. Photograph: Tommy Greally/Inpho

Wexford 0-22 Dublin 2-14 Excuse me while checking the photo finish. In another crazy sprint for the line Dublin appeared to dip too soon, and with th(...)

Clare’s Podge Collins and Shane Enright of Kerry. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Clare Manager: Colm Collins (5th year) Odds: All-Ireland 150/1; Munster 100/1 Next up: v Limerick, Gaelic Grounds, 19th May, 7.0 Colm Collins’s unpar(...)

Eoin Cleary inspired Clare to victory over Down. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Down 1-10 Clare 1-12 Clare picked up a vital win over Down in Newry with a hard-earned victory in Newry, led by the brilliant Eoin Cleary who kicked(...)

Mark Schutte:  Cuala are expected to welcome the Dublin forward back  for the semi-final against Liam Mellowes. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

SATURDAY AIB All-Ireland club SHC semi-finals  Cuala (Dublin) v Liam Mellows (Galway), Thurles, 4.0 Mellows are a little under-powered by Galw(...)

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