Carla Rowe of Dublin in action against Kathryn Sullivan of Mayo. Photograph: Sportsfile

Dublin 3-11 Mayo 1-8 Noelle Healy scored 1-2 as reigning champions Dublin advanced to the quarter-finals of the TG4 Ladies Football Championship with(...)

Lindsay Peat scores Ireland's opening try against Wales in this year's Six Nations. Photograph: Ian Cook/Inpho

It started out as just a bit of fun, a rule-free spot of reminiscing, a list of 50 memorable moments produced by Irish sportswomen. But then(...)

Maggie Farrelly refereeing the McKenna Cup round one game between Fermanagh and St Mary’s at Brewster Park on Wednesday evening. Photograph: Trevor Lucy/Inpho.

Common sense is a useful trait not always immediately apparent in every referee, but it’s a characteristic Maggie Farrelly seems to have in abundance(...)

Referee Maggie Farrelly who makes history when she takes charge of Sunday’s McKenna Cup clash between  Fermanagh and St Mary’s at Brewster Park, Enniskillen. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

That history is being made – again in the GAA – seems something to celebrate and perhaps a reminder that equality of women in all sport is still a wor(...)

Johnny Coen of Galway tussles with Dublin’s Mark Schutte during yesterday’s Leinster SHC quarter-final clash at Croke Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Time was, these were the Sundays that marked the start of the summer. June Bank Holiday, the Dubs in Croke Park, an ghrian go hard sa spéir. Feels lik(...)

Cavan referee Maggie Farrelly  became the first woman to take charge of  a men’s championship match  in the Munster MFC quarter-final between  Fermanagh and  Antrim at Brewster Park. Photo: John McIlwaine/Inpho/Presseye

Fermanagh 2-9 Antrim 2-11 Antrim justified their billing as favourites and came from six points down to beat Fermanagh in Sunday’s Ulster MFC first-r(...)

Dublin’s Denise Masterson pursues Eimear Scally of Cork in the league division one final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The first time Denise Masterson held a football, a third of the Dublin team that will line out beside her tomorrow were not yet in secondary school. S(...)