Shane Prendergast  suffered injuries to his head and back at a point to point in Co Limerick on Monday after falling off his horse. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

The Turf Club medical officer Dr Adrian McGoldrick is “cautiously optimistic” jockey Shane Prendergast will make a full recovery after suffering injur(...)

John McGrath scored Tipperary’s second goal in their All-Ireland final victory over Kilkenny at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 2-29 Kilkenny 2-20 The 2010 men who were to rule this hurling era finally do again. Perhaps they will call it the John ‘Bubbles’ O’Dwye(...)

Waterford’s Maurice Shanahan reacts towards Shane Prendergast of Kilkenny after scoring a point during the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship semi-final at Croke Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Waterford, in these coming days, enter the realm of sports psychology. Some history: only time they ever beat Kilkenny in championship was the 1959 A(...)

Austin Gleeson: one of the players Waterfor rely on to post scores from 70 or 80 yards  out the field.  Photograph:  Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

On any known form it is very hard to see how Waterford are going to beat Kilkenny. This isn’t how I thought the championship would pan out back in M(...)

John Power starts for Kilkenny in their Allianz Hurling League clash against Dublin at Nowlan Park on Sunday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kilkenny make five changes for the Division One A visit of Dublin in Sunday’s last round of regulation matches in the Allianz Hurling League. Captai(...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton will start against Down in Newry.

Division One leaders Dublin have announced six changes from the side that rallied in the second half to beat Cork the previous week in Croke Park for (...)

Robert Lennon is one of four changes Kilkenny have made for the Allianz Hurling game against Tipperary at Nowlan Park on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kilkenny have made four changes to the team that lost the county’s opening match of the Allianz Hurling League to Waterford for Sunday’s game against (...)

Killarney Legion’s James O’Donoghue celebrates James O’Sullivan’s equalising point against South Kerry in last week’s drawn Kerry SFC final. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Matches Sunday at 2.0 unless stated Munster club SFC semi-finals Clonmel Commercials (Tipperary) v Miltown Malbay (Clare), Clonmel Sportsfield (...)

 Kilkenny’s TJ Reid is favourite for the Hurler of the Year award after an exceptional season with club and county. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kilkenny and Galway share the biggest presence on the short list for the GAA GPA All Stars, sponsored by Opel. Both All-Ireland finalists have (...)

Jackie Tyrell celebrates Kilkenny’s All-Ireland Hurling victory over Galway at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

To the vast annals of great GAA half-time speeches we must now add that of Jackie Tyrrell. Exactly what was said in the Kilkenny dressing-room on S(...)

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