Corofin are favoured to defeat  Ballintubber in the Connacht SFC by the expected return of new All Star Ian Burke (above) as well as his cousin Daithí. Photograph: Inpho

SUNDAY AIB Club SFC Connacht final Ballintubber (Mayo) v Corofin (Galway), MacHale Park, Castlebar, 2.0 (Live, TG4) The All-Ireland champions will (...)

Francis Denvir on his 100th brthday in 2015. Photograph: Denis Boyle

Mourners were asked “to remember and honour those men who gave their lives for freedom and democracy” at the funeral of one of Ireland’s longest survi(...)

Colm Cooper will be in action for Dr Crokes in the Kerry SFC Final against South Kerry. Photograph:   Donall Farmer/Inpho

Carlow SFC final replay Éire Óg v Rathvilly (Netwatch Cullen Park, 3.30) Favourites Éire Óg were lucky to get the draw a fortnight ago after a storm(...)

FIRST WE TAKE MANHATTAN . . . As takeovers go, the (...)