A COUPLE of weeks ago, after what — in effect — is the Cork development squad had beaten UCC in the quarter-final of this tournament, manager Denis Walsh reckoned that only two or three of the team would make the final cut for the league and championship panel. I wonder what he’s thinking now?
Sat, 05 Feb, 2011
IN defiance of the dire weather predictions, a large crowd made their way to Castletownroche on Saturday evening for this senior hurling challenge, anticipating perhaps that with time running out to the championship, they would see a real contest between two sides that would be coming close to full strength.
Mon, 18 May, 2009
IT SHOULD have been an Evening Echo Cork SHC double-header to savour, but neither the meeting of St Finbarr’s and Blackrock in the opener, nor the ensuing Glen Rovers and Na Piarsaigh clash at Páirc Ui Chaoimh lived up to expectation for the 5,000 plus crowd.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2008
JOY for Newtownshandrum, heartbreak for Imokilly at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday, the Evening Echo Cork senior hurling champions surviving a searching quarter-final test from the East Cork divisional side (1-14 to 0-15), who might be celebrating victory but for two glaring misses at the end of a fabulous contest.
Mon, 25 Sep, 2006