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Ronayne takes on Waterford football job

Mitchelstown’s Shane Ronayne is set to take on a new challenge as he will manage the Waterford footballers. The announcement was made this week by the Waterford Board and will see the hugely...

National hunt racing series set to attract much attention

With The Avondhu area steeped in racing tradition, a new national hunt racing series commencing this month ‘Laochra Na Rasaíochta’, featuring Ireland’s greatest horses from Arkle to Al Boum Photo, will attract much attention. Specially commissioned by...

Dubs second half display reels in Cork to clinch 4-in-a-row

By DECLAN ROONEY Dublin 1-10 Cork 1-5 Dublin won their fourth TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship-in-a-row as a powerful second-half display and Carla Rowe’s penalty got...

Jack Byrne of Shamrock Rovers voted SSE Airtricity/SWAI Personality of the Year for 2020

Jack topped the voting among the members of the Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland, with his Shamrock Rovers manager Stephen Bradley finishing in second place and Finn Harps manager Ollie Horgan in...

Renault Ireland announced as official sponsor of GAA Museum

Renault Ireland is delighted to announce it is the official sponsor of the GAA Museum for 2021. Located in historic Croke Park, the museum tells the important and completely unique story of...

‘Club comes first’ says Conor Sweeney

As the nights get longer and the snow begins to gather on the mountains (Galtees & Knockmealdowns) overlooking Ballyporeen, a major amount of joy from sport has warmed the hearts of its parishioners.  The victory of...

Kilworth’s new astroturf taking shape

Work has commenced on a new €200,000 astroturf project in Kilworth. Already fortunate to have a cluster of amenities close to the village, the astroturf, situated to the rear of Scoil Mhairtin National School, further enhances...

World champ back on home soil

— ‘Fun’ the secret of his success — Oisin O’Callaghan’s achievement is extraordinary, a world champion and professional sports man, all before he has completed his Leaving Certificate.

O’Keeffe and Crosse in the running for Horse Racing Ireland Awards

Doneraile jockey Darragh O’Keeffe, who set a record of 45 winners when taking the 2019/2020 conditional jockeys’ championship, is one of four contenders to take the title of National Hunt Achievement Award, when the...

John Kiely ‘understands’ club celebrations

Galbally native, Limerick hurling boss and the Abbey School (formerly Abbey CBS), Tipperary Town principal John Kiely, has made an impassioned defence of recent GAA club celebrations. During an online Zoom press conference to coincide with the...

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