Davy Burke

10 results

David Clifford and Kerry open their Munster campaign against Clare in Killarney on Saturday night. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday Munster SFC quarter-final Limerick v Waterford, Gaelic Grounds, 3.0 – Live GAAGo. Referee: Joe McQuillan (Cavan) Limerick were unquestionabl(...)

This weekend’s action gets underway at MacHale Park, Castlebar,  as Mayo host Down at 2pm. File photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Saturday Division One North Tyrone v Donegal, Healy Park, 5.0 (Live, TG4) - Two counties sick of the sight of each other, you’d imagine. It will be T(...)

Rory Finn in action for Wicklow against Meath’s Mathew Costello during the Leinster championship quarter-final at Aughrim. “It’s a different world,” said Finn of the contrast between life in Division Four and the top tiers.  Photograph: Inpho

In perhaps the busiest ever week of GAA retirement announcements, it’s been all about the departing elite. Gareth Bradshaw, 14 years a Galway footba(...)

Laois’ Paddy O’Sullivan and Shane Walsh of Meath contest the ball during the Bord na Mona O’Byrne Cup game at  Páirc Tailteann in  Navan. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Meath manager Andy McEntee has claimed that the new advanced mark rule in Gaelic football is unnecessary and only moving the game closer in style to A(...)

Jack O’Connor started his tenure as Kildare manager with a loss to Longford in the O’Byrne Cup. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

As first games go, this was something of a damp squib. An O’Byrne Cup defeat to Longford in St Conleths Park on a drab and chilly December afternoon (...)

Sarsfields celebrate their victory over Moorefield in thre Kildare SFC final replay at  St Conleth’s Park in Newbridge. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon/Inpho

Sarsfields 2-15 Moorefield 2-9 Sarsfields dethroned the Kildare champions of the last two years by beating their Newbridge rivals Moorefield in Sunda(...)

Moorefield’s Mark McDermott scores a goal in the Kildare SFC Final against Sarsfields at    St Conleth’s Park in Newbridge. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Moorefield 2-9 Sarsfields 0-15 Newbridge rivals Moorefield and Sarsfields will have to meet again next Sunday after Barry Coffey’s wonder score with (...)

Kildare celebrate winning the All-Ireland U-20 championship final against Mayo at Croke Park. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Kildare 1-18 Mayo 1-16 A penny for Cian O’Neill’s thoughts after witnessing Jimmy Hyland light up Croke Park with the one of the great championship d(...)

Monaghan’s Conor McManus in action during the All-Ireland quarter-final Super 8s game against Kerry in Clones. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

SATURDAY All-Ireland SFC Super 8s – Group 1, phase 3 Galway v Monaghan, Pearse Stadium, Galway, 6.0 (Live on Sky Sports Action) Dark comparisons b(...)

Niall Donohue in action for Galway in 2013. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

“One other person that I can’t let today pass without mentioning. He was soldiering with us for years. A good friend of mine, a first cousin of Conor (...)