Cork’s Sean McGrath and Willie O’Connor of Kilkenny. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

It’s the most revisited All-Ireland hurling rivalry of all. On Sunday afternoon at Croke Park Cork and Kilkenny will square up for the 29th time in th(...)

Cork and Limerick parade around Páirc Uí Chaoimh  before round three of the 2018 Munster Hurling Championship. Photograph: Inpho

John Considine has a clever metaphor for the evolution of the GAA’s stadium policy and the rush by so many counties to construct extravagant venues, w(...)

“While the appointments are important, buy-in is critical,” says Cork county chair Tracey Kennedy. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Cork county chair Tracey Kennedy says that the status of football in the county has long been an issue and so to an extent the launch of #2024 – A Fiv(...)

 Michael Shields lifts the trophy as St Finbarr’s celebrate  victory over Duhallow in the Cork county final at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Once, they were GAA royalty. Above them, only sky. When St Finbarr’s lifted their third All-Ireland club football title in 1987 after a 0-10 to 0-7 v(...)

Lee Chin: the Wexford hurler  wants to devote himself full-time to the game, says Owens. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Professional rugby is having an influence on how footballers and hurlers view their sporting career. That is the view of Ted Owens, chair of the Caird(...)

Clare’s Patrick O’Connor leads the team during the pre-match parade against Limerick in Thurles. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There was far more pressure on Clare than on Limerick in Sunday’s Munster semi-final. After three seasons of misfiring since the All-Ireland victory(...)

Cork’s Patrick Horgan fends off the attention of Tipperary’s Padraic Maher during last Sunday’s mathc. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

A little bit of history repeating itself. In a couple of weeks it will be 25 years ago that Paddy Downey opened his report on the 1992 Munster semi-fi(...)

Kilkenny’s Richie Hogan: will be back for the relegation play-off against Clare at Nowlan Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

DIVISION 1 QUARTER-FINALS Offaly v Tipperary, O’Connor Park, 3.0 – Offaly’s season has marked an improvement on last year and their prospects might h(...)