Kilkenny make believers of us all

Denise Gaule and Anne Dalton both described it as surreal, and though they were most likely were talking about celebrating among themselves, without family, friends and supporters, you wondered if the scars of so many Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Final defeats had caused them to wonder if they would ever get over the line again. 

14th Dec 2020

“Dark cloud” lifts for courageous Cats

Beforehand, talk of the impact of three consecutive Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship Final losses, the five reverses in seven seasons, and for many of the players, six in seven appearances on the biggest stage, was batted away. 

13th Dec 2020

Derek’s dominoes fall perfectly into place

Down manager Derek Dunne maintains that his charges are ready to make the step up to Senior competition after a power-packed second-half display finally saw off a youthfully exuberant Antrim side with a very bright future by 4-16 to 2-10 in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Intermediate Championship Final at Kingspan Breffni on Saturday. 

07th Dec 2020