Wexford’s Lee Chin celebrates scoring an injury-time free to secure a draw with Galway in the Leinster SHC match at  Chadwicks Wexford Park. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

Wexford 1-19 Galway 1-19 The Henry Shefflin era doesn’t yet begin in earnest and instead will leave him fuming. Bringing his Galway team to the oppo(...)

Galway’s Conor Whelan tangles with Ciaran Burke and Killian Sampson of Offaly. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Galway 4-22 Offaly 0-17 There was never any danger of a shock result in Salthill as Henry Shefflin’s men strolled to a facile win over an Offaly side(...)

Henry Shefflin at Parnell Park: ‘Dublin’s style of play, their link-up, their shooting – they’re a lot further on than us. The one thing I will say is that we stayed at it.’ Photograph:  Tom Maher/Inpho

Dublin 3-29 Galway 0-19 “You’re late,” said the car-park man, nodding at the distinct lack of spaces available outside Parnell Park. Late? Sure, i(...)

Gearoid McInerney’s Galway team and Limerick last met in last year’s All-Ireland semi-final. File photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Saturday NHL Division 1B - Laois v Dublin, O’Moore Park (5.00, live on GAAGO) Referee: Paud O’Dwyer (Carlow) Laois didn’t deserve the hefty beating (...)

Richie English returns to the Limerick defence for their opening league game against Munster rivals Tipperary. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday DIVISION 1A Westmeath v Galway, TEG Cusack Park, 2.0 – Live TG4 Westmeath are a little understrength – Aonghus Clarke is away and captain Co(...)

Gearoid Hegarty celebrates Limerick’s win over Galway. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Limerick 0-27 Galway 0-24 After the champagne on Saturday night, the second All-Ireland hurling semi-final served up some flattish ale, as favourites(...)

I think of this rivalry like the vicious killer clown in the horror movie IT. The clown is called Pennywise and he awakens from the underground world every 27 years to feed his need. The Tipperary-Galway rivalry was asleep since the late 80s. It’s now back in all its glory and hopefully it stays around for a while longer. There are too many good players for it to vanish underground. Photograph: Warner Bros/New Line Cinema

As I left Thurles on Sunday evening in the crisp darkness it felt like the weekend was summed up by a phrase that was in use elsewhere in the sporting(...)

Colin Fennelly lifts the Bob O’Keeffe Cup after Kilkenny’s win over Galway. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kilkenny 2-20 Galway 0-24 In all things, there must be a little room made for genius. Richie Hogan ended 2019 walking from the pitch in Croke Park, b(...)

Galway’s Brian Concannon celebrates scoring a goal against Wexford. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 1-27 Wexford 0-17 If we wondered what Galway would bring to the 2020 winter, their answer surely didn’t want for heat. They shouldered We(...)

Dublin’s Chris Crummy celebrates after the Leinster SHC round-robin game against Galway  at Parnell Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin 3-19 Galway 0-24 At the end, the Galway crowd turned around the press box and asked and asked. How? What? Why? It took minutes/centuries for t(...)

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