Bowling legend not giving up on his All-Ireland dream

HARD TO KEEP A GOOD MAN DOWN: Fermoy road bowler, Andrew O'Leary, with the cup he's won 4 years in a row. (Picture: John Ahern)

Road bowler Andrew O’Leary, created a bit of history recently by recording his fourth successive victory in the North East Region Cup final. 

Having moved into the veteran category, many had believed the Fermoy man’s best days were behind him.

Not so, says Andrew, who credits Covid-19 restrictions as being behind a welcome return to form. 

“Being fond of a pint, I thought the Covid restrictions were going to be a disaster …” 

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