Person: Alan Murphy
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The yawning chasm in class between these neighbours was fully in evidence as Kilkenny thrashed Colm Bonnar’s by 21 points in a NHL Division 1B mismatch before an attendance of 3,000.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2020
Kilkenny are champions of the inaugural New York Hurling Classic after a convincing 24-point win over Limerick in Citi Field.
Sun, 17 Nov, 2019
Cork City’s reward for edging out Cabinteely in a penalty shootout last Friday is another away game and more First Division opposition, after the FAI Second Round draw in Abbotstown pitted the Rebels against Galway United.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
Waterford easily accounted for Maynooth University Town in today's FAI Cup first round, but Galway were given a scare at Collinstown, eventually edging through 2-1.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
This clash saw Limerick progress to the next round of the FAI Cup at the expense of a brave Cobh Wanderers effort.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
First Division pacesetters Shelbourne cruised past Galway United 3-0 to rack up their eighth league win on the trot.
Sat, 06 Jul, 2019
When you referee a provincial final it puts you in a good position for later on in the year and both Paud O’Dwyer and John Keenan will feel they didn’t lose any ground after their performances yesterday.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
There was always an understanding, an acceptance even, that if Wexford were going to win a first Leinster senior hurling title in 15 years on Sunday afternoon then they would have to do it the hard way.
Sun, 30 Jun, 2019
It was the first time that the Cats were beaten in the Championship on home soil since 1949.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2019
The only problem with throwing a party like this is that you don’t get to have the final say over the guest list.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
Cork will play in Group A of the Allianz Hurling League Division 1 for 2020 after coming from behind to take a two-point win over Kilkenny in Nowlan Park this afternoon.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
Páirc Uí Chaoimh stadium director Bob Ryan says “there’ll be no issue with the pitch” for tomorrow week’s Munster SHC opener between Cork and Clare at the venue.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
Kilkenny took the honours in this pulsating NHL 1A clash in sunny Nowlan Park today, with 10,587 in attendance as the Cats stole the win with a late Richie Leahy point.
Sun, 25 Feb, 2018
Kilkenny 1-18 Clare 2-18... Deep in injury time there occurred arguably the most noteworthy event of a first half full of noteworthy events. Kilkenny scored their first point from play of the afternoon.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
New season, new stadium, new manager: Cork collected their first NHL points on Saturday night, in their first competitive game in the redeveloped Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Mon, 29 Jan, 2018
: This first NHL game - under lights - in the redeveloped Pairc Ui Chaoimh saw Cork drive to a thrilling win in front of 16,180 spectators.
Sat, 27 Jan, 2018
There was silverware to show for their efforts, but Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald sounded a note of caution after Saturday’s dramatic Walsh Cup final win over Kilkenny.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Warrenpoint moved a step closer to a rare AIG Cups and Shields double when they progressed to today’s Jimmy Bruen Shield decider at Carton House.
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
I’ve said this numerous times already in relation to Limerick but they need to be patient now, writes .
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Familiar territory, this, for Limerick. And a familiar question is again posed: Can this latest U21 success pave the way to senior hurling glory?
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
A determined performance from Limerick saw them crowned All-Ireland U21 hurling champions for the second time in three years.
Sat, 09 Sep, 2017
Further proof, in the unlikely event it was required, of the enduring appeal of underage hurling.
Thu, 06 Jul, 2017
The pain of 2016 was well and truly forgotten about as the Kilkenny under-21 hurlers started their 2017 campaign in winning style.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
An epic draw which few would dispute that Kilkenny, based on their billing coming into the game, won, even if the result was a just end to a scintillating contest.
Mon, 13 Mar, 2017
A pointed injury-time free from Alan Murphy secured victory for Kilkenny in a hugely competitive Walsh Cup senior hurling semi-final at O’Kennedy Park yesterday.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
Ahead of today’s President’s Cup match in Cork, President Michael D Higgins sits down to talk football withand the result is a conversation encompassing the League of Ireland, Fifa, Roy Keane, Jose Mourinho and Kofi Annan, as well as Seamus Coleman meeting the Duke of Edinburgh, that Jon Walters selfie and how he’d like to see Ireland play at Euro 2016.
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
Valley Rovers are the early leaders in the Rochestown Park Hotel FL Division 1 after securing their second successive win when seeing off St Finbarr’s on Friday night.
Mon, 08 Feb, 2016
Mon, 25 Jan, 2016
“Homeless people are dropping dead and nothing is being done about it. It’s a disgrace. That man died lonely, cold and shaking in a doorway and I just think it’s horrible. That shouldn’t happen to anybody. Nobody should be left on the streets to die like that.”
Tue, 13 Oct, 2015
Mon, 12 Oct, 2015
A leading linen and laundry company plans to create up to 200 jobs over the next two years as part of a €12m investment in a huge new facility in Cork.
Thu, 01 Oct, 2015
Plans to build 150 modular houses in the Dublin area have been agreed by the Cabinet after the Government was accused of not doing enough to tackle the homeless crisis.
Wed, 30 Sep, 2015
The Government has been accused of an “inexcusable” lack of leadership after it emerged that there are 2,600 vacant units across the country in council ownership, despite a mounting homelessness crisis.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2015
A kayaker who capsized and drowned had been paddling in fast-flowing rapids following heavy rain, an inquest has heard.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
A couple sleeping in a tent since becoming homeless has agreed to comply with a High Court injunction and vacate the offices of South Dublin County Council.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
They are the benchwarmers. The twilight-zoners. The panel-fillers. The cliche we hear on the Hogan steps: Everybody from one to 35 played their part. Is there truth in it? Or even comfort?
Sat, 23 May, 2015
They are the benchwarmers. The twilight-zoners. The panel-fillers. The cliche we hear on the Hogan steps: everybody from one to 35 played their part. Is there truth in it? Or even comfort?
Fri, 22 May, 2015
UL 1-24 UCC 1-18 (after extra-time)
Fri, 06 Mar, 2015
UCC claimed the Higher Education Fresher Hurling League Division 1 title in Mallow last night, seeing off a dogged and talented University of Limerick side 4-15 to 4-11. that just didn’t know when to give up
Wed, 03 Dec, 2014