Loughmore-Castleiney’s players remonstrate with referee Conor Doyle at the final whistle after not being awarded a line ball. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Thurles Sarsfields 2-17 Loughmore Castleiney 0-23 A storming finale pushed the Tipperary hurling final to a replay. A long-range free, nailed by Rona(...)

Thurles Sarsfields captain Pádraic Maher challenges Borris-Ileigh’s Niall Kenny during the Tipperary SHC Final at Semple Stadium. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Thurles Sarsfields 1-24 Borris-Ileigh 0-11 Thurles Sarsfields cruised to a fourth successive Tipperary SHC crown at Semple Stadium on Sunday. The B(...)

Cratloe’s Pádraic Collins scores his side’s goal despite the efforts of Pádraic Maher of Thurles Sarsfields during the  AIB Munster Club Senior Hurling Club semi-final at Cusack Park in  Ennis. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cratloe 1-18 Thurles Sarsfields 0-14Cratloe’s winter of wonder continues, their 1-18 to 0-14 win over Thurles Sarsfields here propelling them into the(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)