A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A Cork man who has turned his life around after overcoming his addiction to heroin received a first class honours masters degree in criminology at University College Cork (UCC) this week.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
Corofin forward Jason Leonard is heeding the advice of his sister Tracey and is intent on stockpiling as many winners medals as possible while he has the opportunity.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
Ardscoil Ris set up a tie with St Munchin’s College in the second round of the Munster Schools Senior Cup after a comprehensive 27-10 victory over Glenstal Abbey at the Markets Field.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
I thought my days of accumulating caps finished a long time ago, but not so. Thirty-three years after featuring for the British and Irish Lions as part of the IRB’s centenary celebrations in Cardiff, test recognition yielded just that.
Wed, 01 Jan, 2020
Hundreds of homes and businesses are without power this morning following the storm, with parts of the southwest among the worst affected.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
This year’s championship journey has been far from routine for Corofin, but yet again Kevin O’Brien’s side figured out the route to victory as they stretched their advantage at the top of the awards table with a tenth Connacht senior club title.
Sun, 24 Nov, 2019
Gardaí in Terenure are seeking help from the public in tracing the whereabouts of missing 17-year-old Leonard Durmishi.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
Corofin manager Kevin O’Brien is confident former county players Micheál Lundy and Kieran Fitzgerald will be back fit in time for their defence of the Galway SFC in two weeks.
Sun, 06 Oct, 2019
Last year’s beaten finalists Breaffy crashed out of the Mayo SFC over the weekend as the four semi-finalists in this season’s competition were decided.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2019
A record-breaking crowd of 56,114, but the fare they bore witness to won’t live long in the memory as Dublin needed just five scores to secure a third consecutive All-Ireland ladies football title
Sun, 15 Sep, 2019
Hundreds of workers in the Midlands face being laid off due to the unlawful blockade of a pet food manufacturing plant, the High Court has heard.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019
Róisín Leonard came up with the winning free for Galway as they booked their place in the TG4 All-Ireland Championship senior final for the first time since 2005 with victory over Mayo at Croke Park.
Sun, 25 Aug, 2019
Dundalk head coach Vinny Perth has called on Irish football fans to support his side as their Europa League qualifying campaign continues in Tallaght Stadium on Tuesday, after seeing his side progress to the second round of the FAI Cup with a 1-0 victory over Cobh Ramblers.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
A gunman in body armour who opened fire in a popular entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio, killed nine people including his sister, officials have said.
Sun, 04 Aug, 2019
Galway came from behind at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise to secure a hard-earned victory over Kerry in Group Three of the TG4 All-Ireland SFC.
Sat, 13 Jul, 2019
Galway captain Tracey Leonard said that Galway learned their lessons to overcome Mayo in the Connacht SFC Final in the LIT Gaelic Grounds in Limerick.
Sun, 07 Jul, 2019
The Toronto Raptors have won their first NBA title after defeating defending champions the Golden State Warriors in a nail-biting end to game six.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Leonard O'Brien has been found safe and well.
Sat, 08 Jun, 2019
Kawhi Leonard hit 30 points as the Toronto Raptors took a 2-1 series lead in the NBA Finals over the Golden State Warriors with a 123-109 win.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
While football has rarely before had a decade like this one where two players have been streets out on their own, basketball during the same period hasn’t even had such a contest.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
“When it comes to the NBA play-offs we, the local photographers, lose our regular court positions because more TV cameras come in and the wire agencies take the prime positions."
Wed, 15 May, 2019
Got an issue? Ask Audrey.
Fri, 10 May, 2019
The body of Leonard O'Neill has been found.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
Three years ago the Tralee Warriors did not exist, though the idea of an amalgam of the various clubs in the town was beginning to ferment in the mind of a fella called Kieran Donaghy.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
Another All-Ireland title for Corofin and another one by double digits.
Mon, 18 Mar, 2019
Corofin coasted to a third All-Ireland crown in five years, the current kingpins of club football totally outclassing a frustrated Dr Crokes side.
Sun, 17 Mar, 2019
Dublin manager Mick Bohan praised his squad’s experienced players as they got back to winning ways in their Lidl NFL clash with Tipperary.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
Sorting out Cork people for ages.
Fri, 08 Feb, 2019
Republic of Ireland women’s international Siobhan Killeen grabbed an astonishing haul of 5-4 at Parnell Park to propel Clontarf towards an historic All-Ireland Ladies Intermediate Club Championship Football title win.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018
This is the second killer whale sighting since October 30
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
GOALS win games and Emmet Óg’s four majors were the difference as the Monaghan and Ulster champions booked their place in next month’s All-Ireland intermediate club final.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2018
Tributes were paid to Patrickswell and Limerick legend Leonard Enright who passed away on Friday at the age of 65.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Galway’s footballing purists lamented the state of the game after this replayed county final at Pearse Stadium, but with their 20th title secured Corofin couldn’t care less about entertainment value.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Carrick on Suir Motor Club’s kindness and generosity shows little sign of abating.
Fri, 02 Nov, 2018
Peter O’Keeffe can become the first man since Pádraig Harrington to complete a famous double after he saw off Kinsale’s John Murphy to reach the last 16 of the AIG Irish Amateur Close at the European Club.
Tue, 07 Aug, 2018
Mayo are through to a first Lidl Ladies NFL Division 1 final since 2016 after ending Cork’s six-in-a-row dreams. they will meet Dublin in the final.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
Galway boss Stephen Glennon is keeping his team grounded despite victory over All-Ireland champions Dublin in yesterday’s Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 1 tie at Abbotstown.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
The contribution of Corofin’s younger brigade has been central to their Croke Park return, according to manager Kevin O’Brien.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018
Nostalgia for Christmas past differs between the generations but that doesn’t lessen the magic for children - no matter what era they grow up in, writes
Thu, 14 Dec, 2017
These Corofin lads have a tendency to make life needlessly difficult for themselves. Rarely, though, do they fail to get the job done.
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
The High Court has ordered the extradition of a man to Northern Ireland in connection with the alleged murder of prison officer David Black.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
Kilcormac-Killoughey will contest their third Leinster senior club hurling final in six seasons after they recorded a landslide win over Mount Leinster Rangers of Carlow yesterday afternoon, but a straight red card to county midfielder Cillian Kiely will be a huge blow to their chances of upsetting All-Ireland champions Cuala on Sunday week.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017