Conor McDonald

10 results

 Séamus Callanan scores Tipperary’s goal during the All-Ireland SHC semi-final victory over Wexford at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Tipperary 1-28 Wexford 3-20 The now almost traditional end-of-July adrenalin boost was completed in Croke Park on Sunday with another All-Ireland hur(...)

Wexford players celebrate securing the Leinster championship for the first time in 15 years. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

A great day for Wexford hurling on Sunday was reflected in the striking statistic that the minor and senior provincial double was achieved for the fir(...)

Wexford versus  Kilkenny in 2017  – Wexford Park is without doubt the most hostile environment I have ever played in. The Wexford fans have the ability to create a real noise level, an eerie vibe to the place. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There’s a bit of a World War II feel about the hurling championship, with battle being waged on two fronts – Eastern (Leinster) and Southern (Munster)(...)

The emergence of the likes of  Conor Boylan shows the strength in depth Limerick have. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

We haven’t seen Limerick since the league final but everything about their campaign seemed to indicate that they had carried on from where they left o(...)

Limerick’s Peter Casey shoots under pressure from Liam Ryan of Wexford during the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A match at Innovate Wexford Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

 Wexford 2-11 Limerick 1-17   It’s a long time since Limerick got to open a league campaign as All-Ireland champions and they duly made the(...)

Can Clare contain Galway’s Joe Canning? Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

The opening match of the first All-Ireland semi-final weekend to take place under the revised calendar feels a little like the undercard. With a big c(...)

Antrim’s Maoi Connolly and Conor McDonald of Wexford in action during the Under-21 All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Antrim 1-8 Wexford 1-20 Conor McDonald led from the front as Wexford advanced to another Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland Under-21 hurling final on Saturd(...)

Wexford’s Kevin Foley: his senior distractions have now been removed

Wexford need this. There’s clear evidence they have superior hurlers to Kilkenny who have been in a slump at this age grade since 2012. Wexford are a(...)

Wexford’s Ian Byrne: hit 15 points against Laois in their Division One B match. Photograph: Inpho

Wexford 5-22 Laois 0-25 Laois had not beaten Wexford since 1939 but after Wexford lost their unbeaten record seven days earlier the home team were hop(...)

Dublin’s Donal Gormley  is put under pressure by Wexford’s Conor Devitt (left) and Rhys Clarke at Parnell Park, Dublin, during the Leinster Under-21 hurling final. Photograph: Sportsfile

Wexford 1-20 Dublin 0-18 Talk of hurling revolutions and heroes can be heard outside the Pale now. In Ryan, Guiney and McDonald Wexford have new na(...)