Former Armagh football star Oisin McConville detailed the impact his gambling addiction had on his playing days for an audience of students last week in Cork, saying he “was there but wasn’t really there” when Armagh won their historic All-Ireland title in 2002.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
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Thu, 06 Jul, 2017
There’s something akin to nostalgia in Valerie Mulcahy’s voice when the Cork GAA star recalls the very early days of her inter county career when she and her teammates would have a fry-up on the day of a big away match.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
I’ve been fortunate to play on a team where winning was second nature. That wasn’t always the case — it took some time for it to become like that — but winning became standard. It became the expectation of ourselves.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
Sun, 04 Dec, 2016
Every second year, there is an All Star trip and I was fortunate to be among the group to visit San Diego. Unfortunately, the camogie All Stars do not get to experience such trips or rewards and I hope this will change in the future, writes
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016
thought it might be beneficial to gauge the demographics of match attendances at Croke Park to better understand who is attending the games, why and work towards making a positive change in engaging supporters to attend women’s sport
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016
Recently retired Cork ladies footballer Valerie Mulcahy has provided a damning insight into the “second-class” treatment of female inter-county players, claiming that the barriers and challenges faced by ladies footballers when the organisation was established in 1974 still exist today.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
There won’t be another year like 2015 for Valerie Mulcahy. A 10th All-Ireland with Cork, an active role in historic legislation on marriage equality, her own nuptials and a tearful end of an outrageously successful union with Eamon Ryan. Beat that, 2016.
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
Briege Corkery earned her ninth TG4 All Star Award and collected her second Players’ Player of the Year award on a night when the legendary Cora Staunton joined Mary Jo Curran as the only players ever to win 10 All Stars.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015