Liam Rushe

92 results

DUBLIN 2-25 GALWAY 2-13: As if part of some great cosmic realignment, Dublin hurlers continue to enjoy the sort of year they were supposed to have 12 (...)

Dublin’s Paul Ryan scores a goal against Galway during yesterday’s Leinster senior hurling final. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

This was a fantastic achievement by Dublin and also genuinely exciting for hurling. I’m fully convinced they’re now serious contenders such has been t(...)

Joe Canning: expected to exert a major influence over proceedings during Sunday’s Leinster senior hurling final

The Dublin hurlers must feel like Odysseus after finally returning home from the Trojan War only to find a gaggle of uninvited suitors dawdling in his(...)

A dejected Peter Kelly of Dublin after his sidee’s NHL semi-final defeat to Tipperary  this year. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It was this weekend last year when the last stones in the avalanche came falling down on Dublin’s heads. After the first wave had hit a fortnight earl(...)

Dublin manager Anthony Daly is congratulated by his  Kilkenny counterpart at the final whistle on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

For hurling to be democratic, Kilkenny must fall. This year’s championship was split wide open in O’Moore Park on Saturday night as we were transporte(...)

What does it take to finish off a wounded Kilkenny? A consistent run of hurling matches without the litany of injuries of previous campaigns was all D(...)

 Conal Keaney was one of the many men to shine for Dublin in their win over Kilkenny. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Other than Richie Power, no Kilkenny forward had a shot from play in the second half of Saturday’s game. Point being, this was all about Dublin. It wa(...)

Kilkenny’s Tommy Walsh is beaten to the ball by Dublin’s David O’Callaghan in Portlaoise. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Dublin 1-16 Kilkenny 0-16: The end of a dynasty story can wait until next Saturday’s meeting with Tipperary, but Kilkenny lost to Dublin tonight in c(...)

The final scoreboard at O’Moore Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The All-Ireland champions could not possibly be this poor again. That’s the killer reality for Anthony Daly’s Dublin this morning, along with the know(...)

Kilkenny’s Walter Walsh and Ryan O’Dwyer of Dublin get in a tangle. Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-14 Dublin 0-17: Almost a result to shock the championship into life before June is spent. Almost. Dublin and Kilkenny will have to go at it(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • Next
  • Last »