Liam Mellows manager Louis Mulqueen celebrates after the game with selector Paul Mitchell. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Liam Mellows 3-12 Gort 1-15 Conor Kavanagh’s second-half goal sealed a famous victory for Liam Mellows who were crowned Galway champions for the firs(...)

Louis Mulqueen: Clare selector has been involved with  Clare county teams for many years. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Manager Davy Fitzgerald’s absence would be a severe loss to Clare hurlers this Sunday against Galway. The 44-year-old may or may not recover suffici(...)

 Clare supporters mob Shane O’Donnell after the GOAL challenge game at Sixmilebridge. Photograph:   Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

In Sixmilebridge, there is a row of houses so close to the GAA pitch people can keep one eye on the television and another on the match outside their (...)

Manager Davy Fitzgerald and selector Louis Mulqueen at the coalface during the Munster semi-final win over Tipperary. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Louis Mulqueen, selector with Davy Fitzgerald’s management team has been at the coalface of Clare hurling for three decades, preparing teams. He has s(...)