All-Ireland final news

  • Lynch, centre, celebrating victory following the All-Ireland final.
    2118 days ago

    Clare's Lynch retires as an All-Ireland winner

    Tributes have been paid to Fergal Lynch, the longest-serving member on Clare's 2013 All-Ireland SHC winning panel, after he announced his retirement from inter-county hurling.

  • 2119 days ago

    Who's your money on for the Football All-Stars?

    2013 All-Ireland SFC winning captain Stephen Cluxton and 11 of his Dublin team-mates have been nominated for GAA/GPA Football All-Stars awards.

  • 2119 days ago

    Clare dominate All star nominee list

    The All star nominee list has been unveiled and it is no surprise that Davy Fitzgerald's side have been rewarded for their astonishing 2013 performance.

  • 2121 days ago

    Clare dominate under-21 hurling award nominations

    Back-to-back All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling champions Clare lead the way with 14 nominations for the inaugural Bord Gáis Energy Team of the Year Award ceremony which will be televised live on TG4 on Saturday week (October 12) at 8.30pm.

  • 2122 days ago

    Davy's recipe for success: MiWadi and biscuits

    Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald has revealed how a three-hour meeting with the players in his sitting room, during which they had MiWadi orange and biscuits, got the Banner's Championship campaign back on track.

  • Clare fans at Tim Smythe Park in Ennis tonight. Picture: INPHO/James Crombie
    2123 days ago

    30,000 welcome Clare hurlers home

    Upwards of 30,000 people descended on Ennis tonight for the homecoming of the Clare Senior and Under 21 All-Ireland-winning teams.

  • 2123 days ago

    Rebelettes make three in a row with hard-fought win over Monaghan

    Cork 1-10 Monaghan 1-9
    Eamonn Ryan’s Cork are TG4 All-Ireland Ladies senior football champions for the eighth time in nine seasons.

  • 2123 days ago

    Davy: We believed in game-plan and it paid off

    Clare's All-Ireland winning manager Davy Fitzgerald has spoken about the brains behind the game-plan which ultimately led to the Banner men lifting the Liam MacCarthy Cup yesterday.

  • 2123 days ago

    Triumphant Clare hurlers visit Children's Hospital with trophy

    Clare Senior Hurlers visited Crumlin Children's Hospital this morning with the Liam MacCarthy Cup ahead of their Homecoming celebrations in Ennis tonight.

  • 2123 days ago

    Hurling replay draws universal praise

    A number of the country's leading sports stars took to social media to praise the excellence, excitement and sheer spectacle served up by Clare and Cork in yesterday's All-Ireland SHC final replay.

  • 2123 days ago

    O'Donnell 'in dreamland' after shooting Clare to glory

    If Carlsberg did All-Ireland hurling finals it would be hard for them to top yesterday's experience for Shane O'Donnell, the Clare teenager who scored 3-3 in the Banner men's final replay win over Cork.

  • Brendan Bugler (left) with Shane O'Donnell after yesterday's win. Picture: SPORTSFILE
    2123 days ago Extra content

    Victory is music to Bugler's ears

    Brendan Bugler showed off his accordion-playing skills in the Clare dressing room as they celebrated their outstanding All-Ireland SHC triumph over Cork last night.

  • 2123 days ago

    JBM: We were 'playing catch-up from the word go'

    Cork manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy was remaining positive as he reflected on his side's All-Ireland SHC final replay loss to Clare in what was a fittingly high quality and high octane game to conclude the 2013 Championship.

  • 2123 days ago

    Late penalty brings ladies intermediate football title to Cavan

    Cavan 1-14 Tipperary 1-12
    Bronagh Sheridan’s late penalty sealed Cavan’s victory in today’s TG4 All-Ireland ladies intermediate football championship final at Croke Park.

  • 2123 days ago

    Offaly's junior ladies win county's first football title since 1981

    Offaly 2-11 Wexford 0-12
    Two goals from corner forward Mairéad Daly secured TG4 All-Ireland ladies junior football championship glory for Offaly at Croke Park this afternoon.

  • 2124 days ago

    Clare win eight-goal thriller

    Clare 5-16 Cork 3-16
    Clare triumphed in another explosive All-Ireland Hurling final to land a first title since 1997, finishing with a flourish in a ferociously contested replay at Croke Park.

  • Twins Ronan and Méabh Power from Ballincollig, Co Cork, at Croke Park. Pic: Brian Lougheed
    2124 days ago

    Late change for Clare ahead of final

    This evening's All-Ireland Senior Hurling Final replay will shortly be throwing in at Croke Park, with Cork and Clare preparing to clash again three weeks after their thrilling draw the first time out.

  • 2124 days ago

    Arsenal duo tweet support for Clare hurlers

    There was another instance of Premier League footballers' admiration for Gaelic Games earlier today when Arsenal's Lukas Podolski and Santi Cazorla showed their support for Clare ahead of the All-Ireland SHC final replay against Cork.

  • 2124 days ago

    Why are these guys supporting the Banner?

    Yes, that is Lukas Podolski and Santi Cazorla, apparently in the Arsenal dressing room.

  • 2124 days ago

    Mayor of Ennis announces homecoming for victorious Bannermen

    Local Authorities in Clare will host a joint homecoming event for the Clare Senior and Under 21 hurlers tomorrow after winning their All-Ireland titles.