Playing the waiting game
Denis Hurley
The Allianz Football League is all but finished – however, the picture regarding championship eligibility is still somewhat unclear, writes Denis Hurley.
6 March 2024 Sport
Changing of the guard
The established order could be changing in ladies’ football – emblematic of the growth of the sport over the last two decades.
14 February 2024 Sport
Ireland make it look like child’s play
Ireland’s Guinness Six Nations 2024 title defence has been sublime, as they continue their quest for back-to-back Grand Slams, writes Denis Hurley.
Tough act to follow as new era begins
The out-half’s retirement left Andy Farrell with two jobs to fill – at captain and number 10, writes Denis Hurley.
31 January 2024 Sport
Sport: Champions Cup needs respect from all quarters
French visitors’ approach meant it was a nice day out in Dublin but Munster showed the battling qualities of old, writes Denis Hurley.
17 January 2024 Sport
No place like home
Last Sunday's FAI cup final between Bohemians and St Patrick's Athletic played out to a sold out Aviva Stadium – the biggest crowd since 1945, writes Denis Hurley.
15 November 2023 Sport
Provincial championships losing their shine
One drawback of the GAA split season is that it lessens the need to know the exact dates of fixtures, causing the provincial championships to fall flat as far as excitement goes, writes Denis Hurley
25 October 2023 Sport