Limerick’s Aaron Gillane celebrates his goal at Croke Park on Sunday.  Photograph: Tom Honan

The writing was on the wall at an early stage. We knew that this final was going to be about Limerick because if they brought their best, their A game(...)

 Limerick’s Gearóid Hegarty scored the first goal of the game to set  his county up for perhaps their finest hour yet. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Early warning If Cork were going to produce an upset, they needed to limit mistakes as much as possible against a team as fancied as Limerick. Unfort(...)

Declan Hannon lifts the Liam MacCarthy Cup after Limerick’s  All-Ireland Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Limerick 3-32 Cork 1-22 Whatever happened to nervous Limerick? Edge-of-the-seat Limerick? The Limerick that couldn’t bear to look, that watched from (...)

Cork line out for the national anthem ahead of the semi-final against Kilkenny. Photo: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

1 Patrick Collins Patrick Collins Club: Ballinhassig. Age: 24. Occupation: Garda. Debut: 2021 v Limerick. A really improved goalkeep(...)

Limerick’s Cian Lynch celebrates winning the Munster title. He will likely cause Cork a lot of bother on Sunday. Photo: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

In one key respect, Limerick go into this All-Ireland final with an advantage. They have been here before. They know the terrain and they know how to (...)

Mark Coleman strikes  the winning sideline cut in the 2020  Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final against  DCU in Glasnevin. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon/Inpho

John Grainger isn’t sure he’d agree that third-level hurling has actually taken over from minor and under-20 but he’s largely in agreement with The Ir(...)

Michael Carey comes into the Kilkenny starting XV for the All-Ireland hurling semi-final against Cork on Sunday. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Kilkenny have made three changes to the team that won the Leinster Championship final against Dublin for Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final with Cork (3.(...)

David Clifford’s goalscoring threat gives Kerry an edge over Cork in Sunday’s Munster football final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday All-Ireland hurling qualifiers, round 2 Waterford v Galway, Semple Stadium, 2.0 – Sky Sports Arena Galway have had to process the complete s(...)

Limerick’s Kyle Hayes celebrates scoring a goal against Cork. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Limerick 2-22 Cork 1-17 Limerick will contest their third Munster hurling final in a row after a deserved eight-point semi-final win over Cork at Sem(...)

Cork’s Robert Downey is tackled by Waterford’s Patrick Curran. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Waterford 1-24 Cork 3-17 In the battle of New Year makeovers, Waterford emerged with an – arguably unnecessarily – edgy win and a pile of hopeful ind(...)

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