Galway 2-18 New York 0-8 Damien Comer inspired Galway as they advanced to face Leitrim in the next round of the Connacht senior football championship after a leisurely victory over New York at Gaelic Park in the Bronx on Sunday.
Just when PJ Banville thought he was out, he was pulled back in. As soon as New York football boss Ian Galvin heard the former Wexford forward was visiting the Big Apple as part of his travels this year, he worked the charm offensive.
Lewis Kenny, a 21-year-old student and spoken word artist, made history at the start of this season when Bohemians appointed him the first ever Poet In Residence at a League of Ireland club
Injury curtailed Stephen Ferris’s rugby career but the former Ulster star is far from bitter, writes Michael Moynihan
When we played Cork in the 1998 league semi-final, what I remember most is that we wore white togs and yellow socks. We had never worn white togs before in our lives, not even as minors. I don’t know where the yellow socks came out of it, they were dire. We were worse. We were cat.
The most pressure Rory McIlroy faces all week could be the quarter-finals of the Match Play Championship in San Francisco.
Jezki’s meritorious defeat of old adversary Hurricane Fly in the Grade 1 Ladbrokes World Series Hurdle, thrilling in its execution, proved a temporary interruption to the Willie Mullins Punchestown Show as the champion trainer completed a near 3,274-1 five-timer on the undercard on day three of the festival.
The most surprising thing about the story that revealed how Manny Pacquiao had literally saved a woman’s life with his words, was that it was not even that surprising.