Diarmuid O’Connor is back in contention for Mayo as they take on Donegal in Saturday’s crucial Super 8s clash in Castlebar. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

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Kerry’s Stephen O’Brien and Killian O’Hanlon of Cork battle for the ball at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kerry 1-19 Cork 3-10 A track record like Cork’s going into this Championship fixture on Saturday evening can have a distorting effect: no win for sev(...)

Clare enjoyed a win over the Cork footballers in Cusack Park on Sunday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpoh

Clare 3-13 Cork 1-10 Clare made an early season statement against their Munster rivals Cork as they easily dismissed the challenge of a disappointing(...)

Zoe Byrne, of Pearse Street, Sallynoggin, Dublin leaving the Four Courts on Monday. Photograph: Collins

A 23-year-old pregnant woman who made life intolerable for her neighbours by holding all-night parties has lost her local authority home and will be h(...)

 Diarmuid Connolly of St Vincent’s is tackled by  by Senan Coughlan of Na Fianna during the Dublin SFC round  two tie at Parnell Park. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin SFC round-up: Favourites St Vincent’s recovered from the concession of a first-minute penalty to eventually account for a spirited Na Fianna by(...)

St Vincent’s Ciaran Dorney, Eamon Fennell and Shane Byrne celebrate winning the Dublin  SeniorFootball Championship final replay. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

DUBLIN SFC FINAL REPLAY: St Vincent’s 1-9 Ballymun Kickhams 1-8Heffo would have been delighted. In the year St Vincent’s lost the man who made them wh(...)