Seán Moran

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Waterford’s Austin Gleeson pulls the helmet off Cork’s Luke Meade in Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

As the word went around at half-time last Sunday, bringing it to the attention of those in the press box who had not seen Austin Gleeson tugging off L(...)

One of the benefits of the new format would see Dublin getting out of Croke Park for at least one game in the Super Eights. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It hardly took the least competitive set of quarter-finals in history to draw attention to the widening gap between All-Ireland football contenders. T(...)

Tipperary’s  Pádraic Maher celebrates with Brendan Maher after the All-Ireland quarter-final victory over Clare at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Last year in the football league final, Dublin’s emphatic defeat of Kerry was marked down as a turning point for Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s team which was s(...)

CPA executive members  Michael Higgins,  Anthony Moyles,  Michéal Briody, chairman, and Aaron Kernan at the organisation’s press conference at the , National Sports Campus, Abbotstown. Photograph:  Photograph:  Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

It was typical of the Club Players’ Association’s flinty resolve that they ignored any concerns about the timing of their fixtures launch on Tuesday. (...)

 Sean Cavanagh  lifts the cup after Tyrone win the Ulster championship. Of the four provincial champions, only Tyrone had  to play a Division One team along the way. Photograph: INPHO/Presseye/Philip Magowan

Now that the provinces have closed for business, it’s timely to reflect that the football championship has become like Russian roulette. Provincial ch(...)

 Harry Edwards: teaches sociology at the University of California at Berkeley. He also works to place minorities into the front offices of professional football teams. Photograph: by Roger Ressmeyer/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images

It’s common when writing about Dr Harry Edwards to use the word ‘towering,’ partly in reference to his status as scholar and activist at the frontier (...)

Dublin manager Jim Gavin’s comments on the unfairness of the broadcast coverage on Diarmuid Connolly revived the matter just after the player and county appeared content to accept the 12-week suspension – and in the process started a spat in the Sunday Game. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Dublin have been blazing a media trail this summer. Not content with the conventional stuff during the early part of the season – how they have destro(...)

Brendan O’Sullivan:  served a suspension for an inadvertent violation. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

A year ago this week, then Gaelic Players Association CEO Dessie Farrell sounded a warning on the issue of doping in the GAA. “We’d be naïve not to r(...)

 Denis O’Callaghan, AIB, GAA president  Aogán Ó Fearghail, Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea, Donegal’s Paddy McBrearty and Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey at the launch of the  All-Ireland football championship. Photo by Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

And like that, the football championship is upon us. It’s a recurring complaint about the GAA’s premier competition that it arrives with no sense of a(...)

Galway’s Daithí Burke loses his hurl as he battles for possession with Tipperary’s John McGrath in the league final in Limerick. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Nothing summed up the hurling league, which wrapped up on Sunday, quite as succinctly as the reaction of the two managers after a final that provided (...)

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