Ballygunner’s David O’Sullivan in action against Padraic Maher of Thurles during the Munster club quarter-final at  Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photograph: Inpho

 SUNDAY [All matches at 2.0] Leinster SHC quarter-finals Kilcormac-Killoughey (Offaly) v Castletown-Geoghegan (Westmeath), O’Connor Park The 201(...)

Ballygunner joint captains Pauric Mahony and Shane Walsh raise the trophy after their Waterford Senior Hurling Championship Final win over De La Salle last week. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

It’s only a Munster quarter-final, but Sunday’s clash between Thurles Sarsfields and Ballygunner in Walsh Park has the sense of something more signifi(...)

Derek McGrath’s Waterford have been much better since losing to Cork in the Munster championship but there are still good reasons to believe that for all they could improve, it might not be enough to close the gap. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork v Waterford All-Ireland SHC semi-final, 3.30pm, Live RTÉ 1/Sky Sports In a disrupted week with the focus on today’s ’s GAA All-Ireland hurling s(...)

Stephen O’Keeffe: “Stephen is the quarterback,” says Karl Cooney.  “He’s your Tom Brady. You need to be a bit of a freak to handle that responsibility.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The chips. That’s the Stephen O’Keeffe story they tell you. The one about the chips. Derek McGrath knows the Waterford goalkeeper since he was a scraw(...)