# COMP:ALL-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

Last year
# Worry
‘Serious doubt' for Galway over key defender ahead of Limerick clash
Henry Shefflin is sweating over the fitness of centre-back Gearóid McInerney.
All time
# Joy
'Life is short and this is what it's all about' - Cian Lynch
The 25-year-old star registered 0-6 points in today’s All-Ireland final.
# looking ahead
Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
The biggest hurling game of the year is one of many big events coming up.
# Wave Goodbye
Tipp's two-time All-Ireland-winning goalkeeper announces retirement
Darren Gleeson has confirmed his decision to hang up his boots.
# a sort of homecoming
Incredibly emotional scenes as victorious Galway bring Liam MacCarthy home
There were huge celebrations and plenty of tender moments shared as the Tribesmen returned as champions.
# Reaction
'These boys have been kicked every time they lost, they got lacerated'
Micheal Donoghue praised his side’s resilience and character after falling short of the title in 2012 and 2015.
# Enlightenment
A meeting of the squad's leaders after February loss to Wexford turned Galway's year around
The Tribesmen suffered the loss at Pearse Stadium back in February.
# A Closer Look
Analysis: Waterford's homework done, Cork's strengths nullified, game-changing moments
Waterford showed composure and maturity to kill off the challenge of 14-man Cork.
# weight of history
Waterford aiming to protect incredible record against Galway when they meet in All-Ireland final
The Tribesmen must buck a historical trend on 3 September to land the big prize.
# high fives
Pig farming, club history in Cork, Waterford hurling brothers - the Shane Fives story
The Tourin man is a key member of the Waterford team preparing to face Cork in today’s All-Ireland semi-final.
# we meet again
De Búrca factor, 5-week break for Rebels, final place on offer - Cork-Waterford talking points
There’s an All-Ireland final place on offer today.
# Big Dan
'If Derek McGrath had been in charge, I think we'd have won All-Irelands'
Former Waterford player and current selector Dan Shanahan has made a bold claim.
# Best in show
Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winner from yesterday's gripping hurling semi-final?
Galway centre back Gearóid McInerney beat off stiff competition for the award.
# Tribes Go To War
Premier momentum, crucial match-ups, 5-week break for Tribesmen - Galway-Tipp talking points
There’s a place in the All-Ireland final on offer today.
# Team news
Tipp recall Gleeson and Cahill for semi-final as Galway bring in Cathal Mannion
The game is a repeat of this year’s league decider.
# Reeling In The Years
Keady affair, Paudie shoulder, and scoring shows - famous Galway-Tipp hurling memories
We’ve rolled back the year before the Premier face the Tribesmen.
# Davy derby
'Davy derby', sweeper systems collide, Déise aim to kick on - Wexford-Waterford talking points
A cracking South-East derby lies in store at the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
# all roads lead to Cork
Kelly and Collins seek top form, Premier firepower, new Páirc Uí Chaoimh - Tipp-Clare talking points
The counties lock horns at Páirc Uí Chaoimh in an eagerly-anticipated clash.
# Team news
McGrath sticks with the tried and tested for Wexford quarter-final
The Déise have made no changes for Sunday’s clash.
# Down memory lane
Davy penalty, Nicky smile, Jamesie point - famous Clare-Tipp championship memories
As the counties prepare to lock horns in the All-Ireland senior hurling quarter-final at Páirc Uí Chaoimh, relive some great memories from clashes of yesteryear.
# heartwarming
Different emotions one year later as Waterford's Pauric Mahony met up with his biggest fan
Jennifer Malone famously consoled the Deise player after the Cats’ victory last summer but tables were turned this weekend.
Kilkenny v Waterford, All-Ireland SHC qualifier
Kilkenny took on Waterford in this evening’s big game at Semple Stadium in Thurles.
# Report
Below-par Tipperary overcome Westmeath
Goals in either half from John ‘Bubbles’ O’Dwyer and sub John McGrath helped the reigning champions prevail.
# easy
Waterford earn 24-point victory over Offaly to secure spot in second round
After a shaky start, the favourites sprinted clear in the latter part of the first half.
# it's quizzness time
Quiz: Can you recognise these Leinster senior hurling winning captains?
Let’s test your knowledge before next Sunday’s showdown.
# Cats In Battle
Kilkenny to face Limerick in standout game after hurling qualifier draw
Tipperary, Waterford and Dublin will all be in action as well.
# Anxious wait
Explainer: How next Monday morning's All-Ireland hurling qualifier draw will work
Tipperary, Kilkenny and Waterford are among the teams who will learn their fates.
# Shortlist
Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection from Cork v Waterford?
A number of Rebels impressed once again.
# Young Guns
9 young hurlers to watch out for in this summer's senior championship
We’ve picked a player from each of nine counties who will look to make a big impact in championship 2017.
# Sponsorship
Bord Gáis Energy named as new sponsor of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
The company was already the title sponsor of the U21 competition.
# posers
5 big questions ahead of the All-Ireland hurling semi-finals this weekend
Brian Cody’s replay dominance, Galway’s matchups and the recent poor record of Munster champions in the last four.
# Reaction
'The most important thing in life is life' - Davy Fitz reflects on 'tough week'
The Clare boss saw his side lose out in today’s All-Ireland SHC quarter-final.
# Have your say
Poll: Who will win this year's All-Ireland senior hurling championship?
The league is done but who’s going to triumph in the championship?
# Memorable
Hobbit feet, sneaky cows and Brolly v Marty: The best viral GAA moments of 2015
Here are some of the lighter moments from the 2015 GAA championship.
# snapshots
12 photos that sum up the 2015 GAA year
It was another memorable year with familiar champions.
# Let's Get Quizzical
Quiz: How well do you remember the hurling year?
Were you paying attention to the small ball in 2015?
# Diary
What's it like to play in an All-Ireland final? We asked Kilkenny's Hurler of the Year TJ Reid
TJ talks us through the biggest day on the hurling calendar in this revealing diary.
# Down memory lane
12 pictures that sum up the hurling year
Cast your minds back to these great moments.
# make the match
How many of these iconic Irish sporting events have you attended?
You haven’t lived as a sports fan until you’ve gone to at least one of these.
# Ch-Ch-Changes
Radical changes to All-Ireland senior hurling championship proposed by Tipperary club
St Mary’s are calling for a League style format involving nine counties.