J Maher

9 results

 Corofin’s Ronan Steede got his side’s killer goal. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Corofin 1-16 Salthill/Knocknacarra 2-9 Ronan Steede scored a freak goal as reigning All-Ireland champions Corofin moved one step closer to a record-e(...)

Kilkenny’s Huw Lawlor and Tipperary’s  John McGrath grappling  during the All-Ireland final in Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Tipperary 3-25 Kilkenny 0-20 Tipperary burst out of a deluge and into the brightness of a third All-Ireland title in a decade for the first time sinc(...)

Limerick’s Dan Morrissey with Walter Walsh of Kilkenny in the All-Ireland SHC semi-final at Croke Park on Saturday. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-21 Limerick 2-17 Kilkenny’s essential Cody-ness would survive a nuclear attack. They drenched Limerick in a tidal wave here and washed awa(...)

Kilkenny’s TJ Reid and Adrian Mullen vie for the ball with Mark Ellis and Stephen McDonnell of Cork during their All-Ireland SHC quarter-final clash at Croke Park. Photo: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Kilkenny 2-27 Cork 3-18 Once again, regardless of changing fashions in tactics and hurling, Kilkenny and Cork came to Croke Park and the less fancied(...)

Rhode’s Conor McNamee and Oisín Kelly of Ferbane battle for possession during the  Offaly SFC Final at  Bord na Mona O’Connor Park in  Tullamore. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Rhode 1-18 Ferbane 0-10 Rhode won their 29th Offaly senior football title in Bord na Mona O’Connor Park, completing their third three-in-a-row in the(...)

Galway’s Desmond Conneely tries to break clear of Donegal’s  Mark Curran during the  All-Ireland MFC semi-final at Croke Park.    Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Galway 2-12 Donegal 1-11 Galway’s lethal inside duo of Robert Finnerty and Desmond Conneely combined to send the young Tribesmen through to a first A(...)

Longford’s Mark Hughes is tackled by  Niall Darby and Johnny Moloney of Offaly. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Longford 0-19 Offaly 0-15The tag of favouritism is not one Longford carry frequently or easily. Perhaps there is change in the wind. Yesterday, after (...)

Waterford IT’s Eoin Murphy celebrates with the Fitzgibbon Cup after his side beat Cork IT in Saturday’s final. Photograph: Declan Roughan/Inpho

Waterford IT were composed front-runners as they won a sixth Fitzgibbon Cup in 15 years in Belfast on Saturday. They may not have had the(...)

Wexford 0-16Offaly 0-13Wexford produced a very solid display to defeat Offaly in Tullamore yesterday but it was not enough as UCD’s win over Laois ens(...)