John Tennyson

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Celtic fans stand for a minute’s silence in memory of Liam Miller at Parkhead. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA

On January 25th 1976, when Paul Ferris was a 10-year-old boy in Lisburn, there was an explosion at the Hibernian Club in the town. The UDA planted the(...)

Carrickshock players celebrate their victory over Ahascragh-Fohenagh in the All-Ireland Club Intermediate Hurling Championship Final at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Carrickshock (Kilkenny) 2-15 Ahascragh-Fohenagh (Galway) 0-6 A Carrickshock side fortified by a handful of Kilkenny legends coasted to a convincing v(...)

Waterford’s Patrick Curran scores a goal in their victory over Kilkenny in the Allianz League Division 1A clash at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY Allianz Hurling League Division One A Cork v Dublin, Páirc Uí Rinn, 7.0 (Live eir sport 1) – Dublin were unlucky to lose here in the cham(...)

Mayo’s Kevin Keane will line out for Westport in Croke Park this weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

I know that people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones, but I have a cousin who might love sport not wisely, but too well. Maybe it takes one to kn(...)

Henry Shefflin celebrates one of his two goals in the 2000 All-Ireland final victory over Offaly, the first of nine Celtic Crosses for the great Ballyhale club man. Photograph: Tom Honan/Inpho

It could be the last time. As so often with All-Ireland hurling finals and Henry Shefflin, speculation cloaks the unflappable Ballyhale man. He has ac(...)

 Clara’s Lester Ryan and Keith Hogan tackle PJ Rowe of St Gabriel’s (London) in last year’s AIB All-Ireland intermediate hurling final at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

In Kilkenny, a senior county medal can be the most elusive prize of all. When Clara and Carrickshock parade around Nowlan Park in tomorrow’s showpiece(...)

 Manager  Brian Cody who returned to the  Kilkenny training camp  at the weekend for the first time since cardiac surgery nearly two months ago.

With their opening championship match against Offaly less than a fortnight away, things have been moving quickly for All-Ireland hurling champions Kil(...)