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Martin Lane hits 50 winners, as Medicean Man continues to produce

WEEK 48: MONDAY, 23 NOV. – SUNDAY, 29 NOVEMBER Another 11 winners combined for Avondhu area locals based in the UK. Martin Lane took the honours last week with four winners, followed by two winners...

Summer football now on the radar

WEST WATERFORD/EAST CORK SOCCER LEAGUE Since November 29th last, we have been writing each week about the weather. There have been only three league games played in that period since then. Pitches have been unplayable with the amount...

Cahill loses out in Munster final

BALLYPOREEN HANDBALL CLUB Willie Cahill lost out to Tom McDonagh (Cork) in the Munster 40/20 masters (B) singles in Galbally last Friday night. Willie was out of luck losing out 21-15, 21-17 to his Fermoy opponent...

Munster glory for Shanballymore junior B hurlers

Avondhu and Cork County kingpins, Shanballymore, saw off the formidable challenge of Tipperary’s Eire Óg Annacarty/Donohill to capture the Munster junior B hurling championship final in Killeedy, Co. Limerick at the second time of...

New mobile app will take pain out of cash collection for clubs

A new app called SUBS which takes the pain out of cash collection for any club or group collecting fees from members has been launched in the Irish market. The inventor of the new app...

No breaking Ken and his marathon men

Fermoy Snooker Club who operate out of the CYM&WS Hall in Fermoy held a 24 hour snooker marathon last weekend to raise funds for their club. Following significant investment the club now possesses one of...

Noel O’Callaghan wins gold in US Open Racquetball Championships

Fermoy’s Noel O’Callaghan has returned from the US Open Racquetball Championships with a gold medal, following his success in the Men’s Over 35 A class. Noel won his 22nd national title back in April, and...

Trio of winners abroad for both O’Neill and O’Meara

Another 8 winners to report on from Avondhu area locals based in the UK, with David O'Meara and Jonjo O'Neill training 3 winners each. Liam Keniry and Brian Harding completed Week 41 by riding...

James Deane is Irish Drift Champion

Castletownroche drifter James Deane has emerged victorious as the Irish Drift Champion 2015, bringing the number of championship titles he now holds across Ireland and Europe to seven. The final round in Mondello made this...

Ben blows up a hurricane

The performance of the James Sheehan (Clonmult) trained Hurricane Ben in taking the concluding 6 year old and upwards geldings maiden was undoubtedly the highlight of Sunday last’s Kildorrery point-to-point staged at their well-appointed...

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