John Mcgrath

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Tipperary’s John O’Dwyer scores a goal past Galway goalkeeper Colm Callanan. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The old game blazes still. An austere summer of hurling that felt like we were huddled around a candle for most of it has exploded into a fireball ri(...)

Tipperary’s John McGrath celebrates scoring his  goal. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tipperary 2-19 Galway 2-18 Like some weird game of chicken, this high-wire All-Ireland hurling semi-final may have been all the more exhilarating for(...)

Kilkenny’s Walter Walsh is tackled by Waterford’s Tadhg De Burca during last Sunday’s semi-final clash at Croke Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

I didn’t give Waterford much of a chance last Sunday. Rediscovering top gear after the Munster final trimming from Tipperary seemed too great a leap a(...)

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016Clare vs GalwayJoe Canning of Galway scores a goalMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

There is far more of a sense of Groundhog Day about Sunday’s semi-final than last week’s. Just like 12 months ago, Tipperary have won Munster and fa(...)

Ollie Canning is tipping Tipperary to beat his own county Galway on Sunday. Photograph: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile.

Using the logic before his eyes in the Sky Sports studio this summer, rather than emotional ties or brotherly love, Ollie Canning sees a Tipperary vic(...)

Waterford’s Michael Walsh closes down Tipperary’s James Barry. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INpho

Gloomy day, gloomy game. The scoreboard hardly shimmered with light either, as Tipperary bludgeoned a 5-19 to 0-13 victory over Waterford to mop up ba(...)

Tipperary celebrate with the trophy after beating Waterford at the Gaelic Grounds. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Waterford 0-13 Tipperary 5-19 Tipperary won’t mind but the hurling world had been greatly looking forward to a fascinating GAA Munster final between (...)

Tipperary’s Seamus Callanan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

This Munster final is almost too close to call. In fact, you can make strong cases for either team, and if my gut is saying Tipperary there are plenty(...)

This time last year, the Phoenix Project charity had about 1,600 live cases of borrowers in danger of losing family homes, of which 20 per cent or 320 were in the ABC1 category. File photograph: Getty Images

The number of professionals including doctors, solicitors and architects seeking help from a leading charity representing distressed borrowers has dou(...)

Tipperary’s Kieran Bergin with Cork’s Brian Lawton in the Munster quarter-final. Photograph: Inpho/Ken Sutton

Not one for the pantheon, this. On a day borrowed from monsoon season on some far off sub-tropical island, dear old grey and battered Thurles saw Tipp(...)

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