Pat Hartnett

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Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice: an official announcement from Kerry GAA is expected this week to confirm that he  is remaining. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Éamonn Fitzmaurice ended speculation on whether he was going to see out the final year of his term as Kerry football manager in the wake of Kerry’s di(...)

Waterford’s Dan Shanahan is chased by Séan Óg Ó gAilpín during the National Hurling League final of 1998. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

The nadir for Waterford was probably those two Munster finals in 1982 and ’83. Cork won both by 31 and 19 points, respectively. Reminiscing starkly (...)

Cork manager Kieran Kingston and assistant manage Diarmuid O’Sullivan celebrates at the final whistle of the  Munster senior hurling semi-dinal against Waterford. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

They couldn’t, could they? They won’t, will they? Cork, like. Dear old Cork. Written off, laughed up, dismissed for however long you fancy. The sleepi(...)

Cork’s Seamus Harnedy competes for a high ball against Limerick. Photograph: Conor Wyse/Inpho

Limerick 1-20 Cork 1-18 Squad depth was cited as important by Limerick manager John Kiely after he saw his team overcome Cork at Páirc Uí Rinn on Sun(...)

 Minister for  Transport  Shane Ross: attitude was blamed by unions for wildcat action. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Word about the wildcat strike that affected Iarnród Éireann and Dublin Bus spread “faster than a church-gate collection on a Sunday” among workers on(...)

Cork’s Damien Cahalane: “ If you lost the first game, you do want to win the next one and I suppose we are just looking forward to it.” Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Damien Cahalane nodded when he heard that Waterford had caused the first minor upset of the season by toppling All-Ireland champions Kilkenny. The Co(...)

Members of  SIPTU and NBRU unions at at Phibsboro Depot. Siptu said the drivers regretted any inconvenience caused to commuters but insisted the strike needed to go ahead. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

BARRY ROCHE Bus workers on the picket line in Dublin yesterday rejected a notion that their industrial action was unlawful. Bill McCanley, a member (...)

Hundreds of thousands of bus passengers across the country face travel disruption as a result of the industrial action. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Striking Bus Éireann workers in Cork this morning expressed fears that the Government’s plan to put 10 per cent of Bus Éireann routes out for tender i(...)

Conor Lehane: the Cork star turned in a superb o performance for Midleton in the Cork county final win over Sarsfields. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Onwards towards Christmas and the sorting of the All-Ireland club championships continues thick and fast. Few sports competitions offer such novel pai(...)