The result was never going to be the primary indicator of the worth of this pre-season workout, but in running in six tries and building important momentum, there was a lot to like about the performance from Noel McNamara’s Ireland Under-20s.
Sun, 29 Dec, 2019
A definite whiff of cordite left behind by the announcement of the Irish team for next month’s Home Internationals before a ball was struck in the South of Ireland, combined with electrical storms that caused a suspension of play in both of the opening two rounds, injected a considerable deal of spice into the action at Lahinch over the past two days.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2013
APPEARING in their first Leinster Club SFC tie since a 2007 drubbing at the hands of the same opponents, Louth champions St. Patrick’s provided much stiffer opposition this time and only a point in the last minute of extra-time from Portlaoise defender Conor Boyle spared the hosts’ blushes.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2011
THIS year’s Munster Junior Cup final promises to be an exciting affair as specialists Cork Constitution will aim to put a dent in the trophy-laden season of Cashel. The Tipp side hope for a clean sweep, and Con will need to put in a big performance to win at Musgrave Park on Easter Sunday at 2.30pm.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2011