Tony Keady at Oranmore, Co. Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Former Hurler of the Year Tony Keady has died in hospital in Galway after suffering a serious illness earlier this week. The 53-year old passed away (...)

Liam Hodgins of Galway and Jamsie O’Connor of Clare tussle during the All-Ireland quarter-final in 2002. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho.

One of the reasons why the recent outbreak of sniping between Ger Loughnane and Galway hurling sounds discordant is that it is a firefight between two(...)

Gort manager Matt Murphy believes that the experience of playing an All-Ireland semi-final three years ago against Coolderry  will stand to his team. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tomorrow’s All-Ireland club hurling semi-finals may have been disrupted but for Galway champions Gort, the switch of venue is a mere detail compared (...)

Harry Magee passes through hurling country on the 13.45 from Galway to Ennis.

Galway 1.45pm Platform nine and three quarters at Ceannt Station in Galway is not easy to find for the non-wizard classes.We have been standing on the(...)