Cork’s Hannah Looney  celebrates with the O’Duffy Cup after winning the   2018 All-Ireland senior camogie  final against  Kilkenny at Croke Park. Photograph: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Dual status is something that used to be hailed and lauded in the good old days. From a Cork perspective it used to be quite literally a gift from the(...)

 Doireannn O’Sullivan of Cork celebrates with supporter Elaine Dee after the win over Tyrone. Photo: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Cork 7-18 Tyrone 3-4 Niamh Cotter led the way as Cork beat Tyrone to bounce back from last weekend’s shock defeat to Armagh and advance to the TG4 Al(...)

Cork’s Saoirse Noonan scores a goal against Galway in the league final. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Cork 1-12 Galway 2-7 Saoirse Noonan was the super-sub once again for Cork as they were crowned NFL Division One champions for the 12th time beating G(...)

Cork manager Ephie Fitzgerald talks to his team. In truth, it is another rebuild for Ephie and his management. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

The 12 months of 2018 left a bit of a sour taste in the mouth of Ephie Fitzgerald and Cork women’s football supporters and even the team itself – unle(...)

 Doireann O’Sullivan of Cork has her shot blocked by Karen Guthrie of Donegal during the TG4 All-Ireland Ladies Football Senior Championship semi-final  at Dr Hyde Park in Roscommon. Photograph: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile

Cork 2-11 Donegal 0-11 The majestic long-range shooting of Doireann O’Sullivan – plus goals from Orla Finn and sub Saoirse Noonan – saw Cork back int(...)

Can Donegal’s Geraldine McLaughlin outscore Cristiano Ronaldo in a whole season or will the Cork defence keep her locked down this weekend? Photograph:   Tom Beary/Inpho

And so, here we are. The final four have emerged after months of a blockbuster summer football championship. Cork will look to overcome a hungry and(...)

Cork’s Emma Spillane and Leanne Slevin of Westmeath. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Cork 8-18 Westmeath 1-6 Libby Coppinger was the standout performer as the 2016 All-Ireland Ladies Football champions Cork moved one step closer to an(...)

 Tipperary’s Orla O’Dwyer: dual players like her are consistently facing and making   unnecessary decisions. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The last weekend in camogie and football kind of reminded me of a speech by Michael Healy-Rae in the Dáil. There have been loads of weird, wild, wacky(...)

Andrea Murphy of Kerry and  Kate McGrath of Waterford during the women’s   championship semi-final at Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney, on June 2nd. Photograph:  Matt Browne/Sportsfile

If there is one thing for certain in Kerry concerning women’s football it’s that they are happy spring has sprung and we are entering a new dawn. Alre(...)

Cork’s Orlaigh Farmer in action against Tipp. Photograph: Matt Browne/Sportsfile

Cork 2-12 Tipperary 1-10 Hot favourites Cork began their TG4 Munster ladies football championship with an expected win in Ardfinnan on Saturday after(...)

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