Pearce Hanley

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Meath native Conor Nash after making his AFL debut. Photograph: Getty Images

Since Paul Earley went to Melbourne in 1983 Irish players have departed for the AFL from 22 different counties, but there’s never been more of them do(...)

Ireland’s Niall Sludden with Robbie Tarrant of Australia during the first Test in Adelaide. The discipline was genuinely impressive in the game. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Seven years we have lived quietly, Succeeded in avoiding notice, Living and partly living. ‘Murder in the Cathedral’ – TS Eliot International rul(...)

Shane Walsh in action during Sunday’s firts Test.  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

 He was so close to making a spectacular statement at precisely the right time. Galway’s Shane Walsh, an artful, creative player who for many wou(...)

 Ciaran Sheehan during the International Rules series in 2013. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ireland manager Joe Kernan has called up another additional player for the international rules panel. Former Cork All-Ireland winning footballer Ciará(...)

Ireland’s Pearce Hanley in action at Sunday’s  International Rules series first Test against Australia. Hanley is ruled out of the second Test due to injury. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland face into a second Test in Perth trailing by 10 points, a deficit that has never been overturned in the history of the series. The most encour(...)

Ireland players show their dejection after defeat in the first International Rules Test  at the Adelaide Oval. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/inpho

There was a strong view, substantiated by the evidence of the two most recent contests for the Cormac McAnallen Cup, that Yesterday’s Test in the Ade(...)

Darren Hughes in action for Ireland in 2015. Photograph: Inpho

Monaghan’s Darren Hughes is en route to Australia for Saturday’s second international rules test in Perth. The decision was taken by Ireland manager J(...)

Ireland International Rules squad manager Joe Kernan: “We stopped doing the simple things. In the fourth quarter, we did the simple things again.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Easier said than done. Joe Kernan said that yes, indeed, there had been a focus in preparations on the third quarter and how influential it can be. Bu(...)

Ireland ’s Pearce Hanley had to leave the pitch in Adelaide because of a suspected fracture in his hand. Photograph: Inpho

According to the GAA, bringing out a replacement for Saturday’s second Test in Perth is under consideration. Ireland were short two players in Sunday’(...)

Ireland’s Aidan O’Shea and manager Joe Kernan after the first Test on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Having taken the best that Australia could throw at him two years ago, Joe Kernan became the latest Ireland manager to find back-to-back Test victorie(...)

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