Murphy Con

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Tipperary hurling legend Jimmy Doyle photographed in June 2005 at the Thurles Sarsfields Club at Semple Stadium. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Hundreds of mourners gathered in Thurles on Thursday, the spiritual home of hurling, to pay their last respects and hear warm tributes to one of the g(...)

Maggie Cantwell, wife of the late Manchester United star Noel Cantwell, and her daughter Kate talking with Roy Keane at the opening of Noel Cantwell Walk in the Mardyke area of Cork City. Photograph: Provision

Former Irish soccer and cricket international Noel Cantwell was on Friday honoured in his native Cork when a pedestrian passageway near where he grew (...)

Ian Bailey outside the Four Courts where the High Court is hearing his action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A solicitor for Ian Bailey has told the High Court assurances were given to Marie Farrell, after she contacted him in 2005 to say she had said untrue (...)

Ted Cunningham of Woodbine Lodge, Farran, Co Cork  at Cork Circuit Criminal Court after he pleaded guilty to two counts of money laundering. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Cork Courts Limited

Yesterday’s handing down of a five-year suspended sentence to Ted Cunningham brings to a close one instalment in the life of the opera-lover wh(...)

Brian Murphy of Cork, the only player in tomorrow’s starting line-ups with experience of playing in an All-Ireland final. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Statistics are invaluable for ordering our thoughts about the past but in hurling, the most traditional of games, they can also become predictive as t(...)

Physio Declan O’Sullivan: “I want to make sure they all get through the week and are presentable on Sunday.” Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

For the past decade Declan O’Sullivan (39) has been physiotherapist to the Cork senior hurling team. A former player himself with Blackrock hurling cl(...)

Warm tributes were paid today to the longest serving circuit court judge in the country, Judge Patrick Moran, when he retired after nearly 25 years on the bench. Photograph: Eric Luke.

Warm tributes were paid today to the longest serving circuit court judge in the country, Judge Patrick Moran, when he retired after nearly 25 years o(...)