Daire Plunkett

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Dublin’s Eoghan O’Donnell in action against Kilkenny’s  TJ Reid during the  Leinster SHC semi-final at  O’Moore Park in  Portlaoise. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-25 Dublin 0-16 Strangest thing. For the opening half, this was the game of the summer. Ten minutes after the break, it was a turkey shoot.(...)

Dublin’s David O’Callaghan is challanged by Eoin Conroy of Wexford Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Dublin 2-19 Wexford 0-12 A grim night’s toil on Jones’s Road. In matters of pathetic fallacy, it was hard to know if we were watching the weather r(...)

Dublin manager Ger Cunningham: will be aiming to lead his charges to victory over Limerick at Parnell Park on Saturday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

When Daire Plunkett talked about getting rid of that “which Dublin will show up this week?” question, he could have been talking about any weekend in(...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton will start against Down in Newry.

Division One leaders Dublin have announced six changes from the side that rallied in the second half to beat Cork the previous week in Croke Park for (...)

Daire Plunkett helped Dublin get back to winning ways against Galway in the NHL at Parnell Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Nothing stings like embarrassment. The Dublin team that had been left prone and naked by Tipperary the previous week at least got enough out of Satur(...)

Robert Lennon is one of four changes Kilkenny have made for the Allianz Hurling game against Tipperary at Nowlan Park on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kilkenny have made four changes to the team that lost the county’s opening match of the Allianz Hurling League to Waterford for Sunday’s game against (...)

Tipperary’s Conor Kenny and Dublin’s Eoghan O’Donnell Photograph: Inpho/Ken Sutton

Tipperary 1-23 Dublin 0-12 Winter hurling at Semple but Tipperary would warm you to your fingertips in the right mood. They weren’t quite at it all n(...)

Dublin captain Liam Rushe lifts the Walsh Cup after the victory over Wexford at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Dublin 1-22 Wexford 1-12 Championship first blood was claimed by Dublin at Croke Park as the Sky Blues cruised to a seventh Bord na Mona Walsh Cup hu(...)

Johnny McCaffrey celebrates at the final whistle after Dublin’s one-point win over Limerick in the round two qualifier at Semple Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Dublin 1-17 Limerick 1-16 Two mysteries here to test the sleuthing skills of the multitudes gathered in Thurles on Saturday night. One, how Du(...)

Dublin’s Eamonn Dillon with Brian Carey of DIT during the  Walsh Cup clash at Parnell Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 4-20 DIT 1-12 A couple of old reliables got the new Ger Cunningham era with Dublin off to a flying start.Liam Rushe and Eamonn Dillon swooped (...)