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David Burke at the announcement of PwC’s sponsorship of the GAA/GPA All-Stars scheme for four years.  Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Given where he has come from, you might expect All-Ireland-winning Galway hurling captain David Burke to look across the border into Mayo and urge th(...)

Dublin celebrate their victory over Louth in the Leinster final at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin 2-19 Louth 0-12 Luckless Louth waited almost 50 years for an Electric Ireland Leinster minor football final appearance at Croke Park yet, in (...)

File photo of Meath’s Mickey Newman, whose return to action was decisive. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Meath 0-14 Sligo 1-9 Meath goalkeeper Paddy O’Rourke whipped off his personalised goalkeeper’s gloves after the final whistle on Saturday evening a(...)

Donegal’s Marty O’Reilly has played in all six of the county’s league games this season. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Marty O’Reilly was just nine when he pitched up at Croke Park for the 2002 All-Ireland quarter-finals wearing Mayo and Donegal jerseys. Even at that (...)

 Meath manager Andy McEntee: “Having the same guy overseeing all the training regimes for all the teams in a county makes sense.” Photograph: INPHO/James Crombie

Andy McEntee has revealed that he only agreed to manage the Meath footballers on the proviso that strength and conditioning expert John Coghlan be lur(...)

 Canadian ice hockey legend Alex Auld teamed up with Wexford’s Faythe Harriers  for the latest instalment of AIB’s documentary series The Toughest Trade. Photograph:  Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Alex Auld was entirely unaware of hurling until a few weeks ago and presumed that ice-hockey, the game he played professionally for over a decade, wa(...)

 Frank Donaghy, Pauline Deegan and Tanya Felloni: “The whole of Jobstown was there by the end,” Felloni says. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Two years after water charges protesters surrounded the car of then tánaiste Joan Burton in Jobstown, the name of the west Dublin suburb remains synon(...)

Wexford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald led Clare to senior  All-Ireland success in 2013. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Davy Fitzgerald has spent a lot of time thinking about his heart in recent months and the immense strain he’s been placing on it. Surgery on the orga(...)

Dublin’s Stephen Cluxton: new mark rule is unlikely to change his style of play  or that of any other player who kicks it short. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It is a touch ironic that those involved in the implementation of the new “mark” rule, which will bring play to a standstill, suggest it will actually(...)

 Horses pictured on  the site in Derrydonnell near Athenry,  Co Galway where Apple plans to  build a European data centre. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Sara Walls runs the Gúna Geal ladies’ clothes shop in Athenry, Co Galway. It opened in 2009, just as the economy was starting to bend like a reed in (...)

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