Rathnew players celebrate after beating St Vincents  in the AIB Leinster GAA Senior Club Football Championship quarter-final. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Ah, we didn’t want to go to the stupid World Cup anyway. And as for hosting the rugby version, having a rag-tag collection of old British colonies dro(...)

Leighton Glynn in action for Wicklow during the Christy Ring Cup final in 2011. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Glenealy 2-12 Bray Emmets 0-11 Glenealy claimed their 15th Wicklow senior hurling title at Joule Park Aughrim on Sunday when they dethroned reigning (...)

Rathnew’s Nicky Mernagh gets to grips with Baltinglass’s Jason Kennedy during the Wicklow senior football  final at Aughrim. Photograph: Garry O’Neill/Inpho

Rathnew 3-9 Baltinglass1-14A late surge by Rathnew that brought crucial goals by Leighton Glynn and James Stafford saw the men from the village snatch(...)