Liam Rushe

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Dublin’s Fiontan McGibb challenges   Wexford’s Aidan Nolan during the Leinster SHC round-robin game at  Innovate Wexford Park. Photograph: Tommy Greally/Inpho

Wexford 0-22 Dublin 2-14 Excuse me while checking the photo finish. In another crazy sprint for the line Dublin appeared to dip too soon, and with th(...)

 Dublin’s Liam Rushe: he  has a rare combination of bulk and speed, and on Sunday he had the attitude to go along with it.   Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

My very first All-Ireland final was in 1991. I was nine years old. I went with my dad, and we stood on Hill 16 and watched Tipperary beat Kilkenny. We(...)

Pat Gilroy: when his team is fully formed, it will likely be made up of big men and hard workers first of all.  Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

To get a handle on where the Dublin hurlers are right now, it’s worth taking a minute to detail the sheer number of them we’re talking about. So far (...)

 At the announcement of PwC Ireland’s sponsorship deal for the All-Star and Player of the Month awards are (from left); GPA chief executive Dermot Earley,  Feargal O’Rourke, managing partner at  PwC Ireland and Peter McKenna, commercial director of the  GAA. Photograph: Maxwells

PwC Ireland has become the new title sponsor for the GAA All-Star awards as well as the Player of the Month awards in a four-year deal. The Big Four (...)

Cork  forward Conor Lehane: county has the pace to cope with Clare’s movement. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

SUNDAY Munster SHC final Clare v Cork Semple Stadium, Thurles, 4.0; Live, RTE Clare are under new management this year and although the new direc(...)

Dublin’s Chris Crummey with Gearóid McInerney, Johnny Coen and Joseph Cooney of Galway during the Leinster senior hurling championship quarter-final at O’Connor Park, Tullamore. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 2-28 Dublin 1-17 On a better weekend for favourites, frissons were in short supply in Tullamore. League holders Galway stamped their auth(...)

Ger Cunningham:   nearly 20 players have left since he took over as Dublin manager. Photograph:  Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

For many Dublin hurling supporters this weekend’s opening championship match against Galway is viewed with the same enthusiasm and sense of resignatio(...)

Joe Canning: “Like we’ve played five or six games for the last couple of years. Even if we got one game per year.”  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway’s three-time All Star Joe Canning says that hurling in the county is suffering because of a lack of big championship matches to showcase at hom(...)

Dublin hurler Liam Rushe. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin hurler Liam Rushe has welcomed the prospect of a new GAA centre on the southside of the city. Speaking at Thursday’s launch of the Bord Gáis En(...)

Ger Cunningham: overseeing a period of transition in Dublin hurling. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The assertion by former Dublin hurler Michael Carton that an ‘unheard of’ number of senior players have left the camp in recent seasons has been reje(...)

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