Despite her successes, the Cork athlete could well still wonder what might have been in her career.
Saturday 25 August, 2012
The Tribe went to war with The Cats in the second All-Ireland semi-final at the home of hurling
Join us at Semple Stadium as The Banner men and the Saffrons clash for a place in the All-Ireland final
Monday 16 July, 2012
From Tipperary’s rocky road, why the home-and-away draws are not the answer, to why Waterford’s fight only takes you so far — Shane Stapleton looks at the weekend’s important issues.
Saturday 14 July, 2012
Shane Stapleton was in Thurles as Clare faced neighbours Limerick in a repeat of the League 1B final
Shane Stapleton pucks every ball as Cork clash with Wexford at Semple Stadium in the qualifiers
Monday 4 June, 2012
Star wing-back, managers Jason and Glenn Ryan, and Brian Kavanagh react to Wexford’s draw with Longford at Croke Park
Jack Guiney is Wexford’s new go-to guy and Galway do not always have to depend on theirs are just a couple of the things we noted from these Leinster hurling clashes
Sunday 3 June, 2012
Westmeath put up a spirited showing as The Tribe progress to the Leinster semi-final without Joe Canning
Ollie Baker’s men made the small margins count on Saturday night as Wexford
Dublin were expected to beat Laois but the scoreline – 3-23 to 1-7 – is a big issue to a sport that saw almost half of its games decided by more than nine points in 2011
Friday 1 June, 2012
Here’s how we say the lay of the land as Dublin face Laois, Wexford go to Offaly and Westmeath look to shock Galway.
Galway forward doesn’t believe in three-year plans and feels that the Tribe must take their chance if it is presented to them in 2012
Thursday 31 May, 2012
The injured Laois star knows his side face a big challenge but has taken the positives from a win over Anthony Daly’s side in the Walsh Cup.
Saturday 19 May, 2012
Michael Ryan said goodbye to midfielder Shane O’Sullivan this week and there is a feeling that Waterford cannot continue to challenge the top teams when they are losing so much experience.
The 2010 Hurler of the Year showed between 2009 and 2011 that he is prolific but not everyone is convinced that the Tipperary forward is among the best his county has produced
Friday 18 May, 2012
The Dublin young gun and Kilkenny’s old cannon are worth a punt apiece ahead of the hurling championship
Antrim need to avoid old frustrations to overcome Westmeath in Mullingar while there may be a surprise on the cards when Laois visit Carlow
There are seven championship games this weekend but we want to know which most tickles your fancy
Monday 7 May, 2012
Kilkenny dismantled Cork at Semple Stadium on Sunday but are we any the wiser ahead of this year’s championship?
Sunday 6 May, 2012
Kilkenny dismantled Cork at Semple Stadium to win the league title in style, here’s how we called it
Dublin beat Roscommon in Tullamore to claim a second title in three years, here’s how we called the game
Wednesday 25 April, 2012
The Banner County got a dose of reality against Kilkenny but they can still look forward to the Munster championship with plenty of optimism.
Tuesday 24 April, 2012
As long as managers allow their players con referees, they should not exhibit the incredible gaul it takes to call them out in public. It’s a hard enough job as it is.
The reigning Olympic champion will fire off the blocks at the Jamaica International Invitational track and field meet at the National Stadium in Kingston on May 5
Cork have been hugely impressive in 2012 as Jimmy Barry-Murphy continues the work of Denis Walsh and sees one of his older heads make the difference against Tipperary
Looking to foster a better world, the giants sports manufacturer has come up with its latest innovation
Sheffield United have suspended the reserve team player for comments he apparently tweeted after Ched Evans’ rape conviction
There are valid concerns over Tipperary’s form but it must be remembered that half the team is to come back and that Liam Sheedy wasn’t always able to avoid flat performances
Sunday 22 April, 2012
Every week we turn the lights down, get the popcorn on and watch one of your favourites together. Do join us.
Declan Ryan is finishing the league without having fielded his best team while Kilkenny, Cork and Clare all have cases to think they can start the season with silverware
Friday 20 April, 2012
Limerick manager Maurice Horan says his star midfielder is on a four-week weights programme for his injured knee but could yet miss the entire season
Both counties will be pleased to get another big match under their belts before the championship as the managers pick their sides on form.
The rollercoaster ride that is Tyson’s life has had some crazy stops along the way “but she had no baby”
The former Munster and Ireland back-row says Cork are improving under Jimmy Barry-Murphy but believes the Premier side have the edge
Tuesday 3 April, 2012
It was amusing to watch Eddie Brennan and Liam Sheedy big up the other’s counties on League Sunday but as we have seen in the past, swallow with large portions of salt.
Monday 2 April, 2012
American sports are transfixed by statistics and achieving a 500 record or better is often a sign that a team is in good shape – so how does that translate to the GAA?
The places and times have been sorted out for the league finals, semi-final and relegation clashes
The Kilkenny star was detained in hospital last night after an aerial clash with Galway goalkeeper Jamie Ryan.
The five regulation rounds of the NHL are over so it’s time to take stock of five issues that inspired the pitter-patter of our grey matter – such as Waterford’s fight and Galway’s lack thereof.