Ned Quinn

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Colin Fennelly: the  four-time All-Ireland winner’s extended family is steeped in the proud successful tradition of Kilkenny hurling. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Asked about the connections, Ned Quinn, retired chair of Kilkenny GAA, puts it straightforwardly. “In the broader sense it is definitely passed down (...)

Local priest Fr Edward Quinn who read the last the rites to Jordan Davis.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Fr Edward Quinn was sitting in his house in Darndale when he heard several shots ring out. Within moments, a woman ran in from the adjoining New Life (...)

Cian O’Neill and Kildare: are still insisting the game against Mayo is played, as originally decided, in Newbridge. Photograph: Donal Farmer/Inpho

GAA ticket sales are continuing for Saturday’s round three All-Ireland football qualifier between Kildare and Mayo at Croke Park, despite the threat (...)

The Kildare squad ahead of their league clash with Mayo earlier this year. Photograph: Inpho

The GAA have claimed that anticipated crowd ‘animosity’ outside of St Conleth’s Park, Newbridge was one of the reasons for them rescheduling Saturday’(...)

Ned Quinn: former Kilkenny County Board chairman will chair CCCC. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ned Quinn is the new chair of the GAA’s Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC), which oversees central Association issues including fixtures a(...)

The Ballyragget-based St Patrick’s GAA club  won the Kilkenny intermediate hurling final on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Croke Park is staying silent on the emergence of explicit footage and images which were recorded at a celebration party reportedly involving members o(...)

The family of Willie Duggan, including his son Willie, wife Ellen and daughter Monica, follow his coffin as his funeral cortege leaves St Mary’s Cathedral in Kilkenny after his funeral Mass on Thursday. Photograph: Laura Hutton/The Irish Times

A legend, a leader, a braveheart, a kind, loving and spiritual man - these were among the accolades used to describe Willie Duggan at his funeral Mass(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly attempts a point against Waterford during last year’s NHL final at Semple Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Last weekend, on cue the complaints started. Limerick manager John Kiely criticised the GAA for not making clear whether the format for next year’s hu(...)

GAA director general Páraic Duffy at the launch of his annual report. Photograph: Donall Farmer

The release of the annual report of the director general of the GAA has become a bit of an event every year. It has now effectively become a state o(...)