Shane Cooney

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Waterford’s Jack Fagan celebrates scoring the first goal of the game during the All-Ireland SHC round two qualifier against Galway at Semple Stadium in Thurles. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Waterford 1-30 Galway 3-20 Sixteen points is a dangerous lead in hurling as Waterford found that out in Semple Stadium on Saturday. The Déise fans g(...)

Cathal Mannion in full flow against Cork. His form is   key for Galway  as his loss in the semi-final last year was so crucial. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The league is over. The championship is more or less here. Nobody is going to get any fitter or stronger by the time the first ball is thrown in next (...)

Richie English returns to the Limerick defence for their opening league game against Munster rivals Tipperary. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday DIVISION 1A Westmeath v Galway, TEG Cusack Park, 2.0 – Live TG4 Westmeath are a little understrength – Aonghus Clarke is away and captain Co(...)

Aidan Harte scores a late goal for Galway against Tipp. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 3-23 Tipperary 2-24 Shane O’Neill will face his former Limerick Under-21 team mate John Kiely in next Sunday’s mouth watering All-Ireland semi(...)

Galway’s Aidan Harte scores a late goal during the  All-Ireland SHC quarter-final against Tipperary at the  LIT Gaelic Grounds in Limerick. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 3-23 Tipperary 2-24 The usual turbo-charged breathlessness from one of the most volatile rivalries in the old sport. Tipperary, the All-Irelan(...)

I think of this rivalry like the vicious killer clown in the horror movie IT. The clown is called Pennywise and he awakens from the underground world every 27 years to feed his need. The Tipperary-Galway rivalry was asleep since the late 80s. It’s now back in all its glory and hopefully it stays around for a while longer. There are too many good players for it to vanish underground. Photograph: Warner Bros/New Line Cinema

As I left Thurles on Sunday evening in the crisp darkness it felt like the weekend was summed up by a phrase that was in use elsewhere in the sporting(...)

Galway are unbeaten against Kilkenny since 2016 with three wins and a draw.

Saturday GAA Hurling All-Ireland senior championship Round 2 Clare v Wexford MW Hire O’Moore Park, 2.0 Live, GAAGO Referee: Liam Gordon (Galway) It(...)

Galway’s Brian Concannon celebrates scoring a goal against Wexford. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 1-27 Wexford 0-17 If we wondered what Galway would bring to the 2020 winter, their answer surely didn’t want for heat. They shouldered We(...)

St Thomas’ captain Conor Cooney celebrates with the Tom Callanan Cup. Photograph: Inpho

St Thomas’ 1-14 Turloughmore 0-15 Two minutes remaining and Turloughmore goalkeeper Mark Fahy launches a puck-out onto the significant breeze travell(...)

Limerick’s Dan Morrissey and Joe Canning of Galway in action at the Gaelic Grounds. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Limerick 1-19 Galway 0-14 Ten players found the target as reigning league champions Limerick registered their second win of the campaign with an impr(...)

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