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R’evelyn Pleasure claims Novice Chase win at Fairyhouse for O’Brien

R'evelyn Pleasure may have benefitted from the final fence fall of leader Getaway Kid in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Rated Novice Chase at Fairyhouse last weekend, but trainer Sean O’Brien said he deserved...

Excitement mounts ahead of town v city clash

Army man, Darren Cody and his Fermoy side face a Mount Everest-like challenge on Sunday when they face off against one of the top teams in the League of Ireland. At 2pm on Sunday in...

Standout 21st for Donal

Donal Ahern from Ballynoe celebrated his 21st birthday in style at Cork Racecourse in Mallow recently when he got the opportunity to make the trophy presentation to the winner of the second last race.  The...

‘One Health’ philosophy adopted by Fermoy Rowing Club

‘One Health’ is a philosophy supported by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and United Nations, which at its core aims to create both awareness and associated actions toward a linked chain contribution between a healthy ecosystem, healthy food and healthy people.

Tyner double at Cork

Kinsale trainer Robert Tyner began the New Year in the best possible fashion with two winners at Cork on Saturday. Phillip Enright was in the saddle as 10/1 shot Midnight Stroll came from well...

Ballyhooly Poc Fada on St Stephen’s day

Ballyhooly GAA The very popular annual Poc Fada for the Connie O’Connell Trophy will take place on St Stephens morning. The course, as in past years, commences at 10.00am sharp on the Glanworth Rd just...

Dramatic ending to Willie Whelton Cup contest

Avondhu Road Bowling James O’Donovan escaped to victory once again after another dramatic ending to a Willie Whelton Cup contest. David Murphy was the overwhelming favourite in their semi-final joust at Grange on Sunday last and...

Highlights of a historic Cork GAA County Convention

Castlelyons GAA The County Convention was held on Saturday evening, December 15 commencing with Mass at 6pm celebrated by Fr Bernie Cotter, a former Cork hurler, a Youghal man originally and a priest with over sixty...

Cappoquin Railway win to go top of league table

West Waterford East Cork (WWEC) Schoolboy League Update U14 League Valley Rangers 1 Cappoquin Railway FC 7 Saturday, 1 December 2018, Conna Community Field Cappoquin Railway travelled to Conna as favourites in this U14 league encounter as they...

Doneraile Taekwondo star claims first international gold medal

Doneraile native Shantelle Sheehan is the new ITF Taekwondo British Open champion after beating the top athletes from all over the United Kingdom last weekend. Shantelle was competing at the ITF British Open Championships in Motherwell, Scotland...

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