John Martin: Ulster’s positive proposal

THE Ulster Senior Hurling Championship will see a revamp next year when all but one of the nine counties will be competing. It’s a positive move, and gives more meaningful games to more hurlers – who deserve their inter-county season to go beyond the end of June.

Ruairi Convery: GAA transfer system is flawed

AS the great American Football coach Vince Lombardi once said, “Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” There is no doubt that every hurling man in Ulster and through the rest of Ireland wants to win every time they cross the white line, but what exactly is success to a club and county hurler in the North of Ireland?