Person: Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Students who recorded a hit single for a school friend fighting cancer have raised a phenomenal €51,000 for charity.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
Zinzan Brooke, Irish dancing, Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh, and the Haka - all in a day’s work for the GAA in New Zealand!
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
Mary McGrath is from Ballybrannigan near Cloyne, Co Cork, and is the artistic director of the First Cut Youth Film Festival.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Tralee is buzzing for hoops. The Complex is gripped by Saturday night fever. Even football people are backing the basketball team in their droves and they’re not just following the Star. First cousins Darren and Fergal O’Sullivan are important figures in the Tralee success story. Ahead of tonight’s National Cup semi-final with Pyrobel Killester at the Mardyke Arena, they explain how a town became united behind the Warriors
Sat, 12 Jan, 2019
Retired RTÉ commentator Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh has praised volunteers in organisations across the emergency and voluntary spectrum for their tireless work and commitment throughout the years.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2018
We will probably never again see the likes of Weeshie Fogarty. He was an institution.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
There’s still a few days to be crossed off the calendar but we’ll go out on a limb here and suggest that the first September in living memory without a pair of All-Ireland men’s senior finals at its core will come and go without the sky falling in and the very fabric of the GAA having been ripped asunder.
Fri, 28 Sep, 2018
If I mention the race for the Áras, will you turn the page? You won’t? Many thanks.
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018
Public pressure continued to mount on the GAA yesterday with more public figures from the world of sport, politics, and beyond calling on the organisation to allow a tribute match to the late Liam Miller take place at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018
“There’s more flexibility in terms of going to weddings and important things like that. I can’t say I’ve met everyone loads in the last couple of months but at the same time, I’ve a little more flexibility.”
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
Miltown Malbay is guaranteed to be cock-a-hoop next week when the Willie Clancy Festival throws in, but you might mistake it for starting early if hometown man Conor Cleary is part of a first Munster SHC-winning Clare side in 20 years this Sunday.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
Yes you could listen to a match while driving somewhere but there are distractions such as other vehicles coming towards you or a shitehawk with italic number plates ‘up your hole’ in the rearview mirror, writes .
Mon, 04 Jun, 2018
It’s said if you’re once bitten you’ll be twice shy, so Declan Bonner has reason to be tentative as Donegal head to nearby Celtic Park in Derry well-tipped to win Sunday’s Ulster SFC quarter-final.
Fri, 25 May, 2018
Next to Frank Murphy, there are very few who have given as much service to the GAA as Joan Cooney.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
The two-point sideline cut still features prominently on the wishlist of inter-county hurlers.
Tue, 06 Mar, 2018
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
Here are all the latest headlines this lunchtime.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
Central Council delegates will discover tomorrow if one of Páraic Duffy’s last acts as GAA director general will be a recommended rulebook change to ban testimonials.
Fri, 19 Jan, 2018
Did you manage to change your work-life balance for the better in 2017? Then you could be the new brand ambassador for the Balance Expo.
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
The Wren’s Day tradition has survived in a particular way in Dingle, writes
Tue, 26 Dec, 2017
There’s always hope following Mayo. A vicious type of hope that leaves you writhing in your seat, jamming your fists into your eyes as if you’re watching a horror movie, but it’s hope all the same, writes
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
OF all the tributes paid to the sports broadcaster, Jimmy Magee, the most poignant and most memorable came from former president, Mary McAleese.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
A friendly garda who turned a blind eye to some All-Ireland day speeding helped Chris Kamara make his commentary seat just before throw-in when Jeff & Kammy’s Journey to Croker reached its climax on Sunday.
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
Wed, 09 Aug, 2017
Fans of Soccer Saturday will be excited to know that two of its biggest stars have landed in Ireland.
Thu, 06 Jul, 2017
The idea to erect a statue of Kerry hero John Egan may have culminated with an unveiling in his native Sneem, but it originated in his adopted hometown of Cork.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2017
On the way home from the Gaelic Grounds yesterday, I was snaking my way out the Ennis Road in my car when I saw Conor Hayes at the side of the road.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
Wed, 08 Mar, 2017
Patrick McMillan, 25, is a skier from Ogonnelloe, Co. Clare who races for Ireland in Super-G and downhill disciplines. A bad shoulder injury before Christmas means he is missing out this month’s World Championships but he hopes to be back racing in early March and is focused on racing for Ireland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Sun, 12 Feb, 2017
Thu, 09 Feb, 2017
The dehumanising of players and match officials by Sunday Game panellists has no place in the GAA, according to Paudie Butler.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2017
Five years ago, Mohammed Thabir arrived in Ireland with his parents and four sisters, via Sudan, having fled war-torn Somalia.
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016
Four familiar voices from the airwaves have landed on the PPI Radio Awards hall of fame.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
BROADCASTER Hector Ó hEochagáin is on the move again to celebrate TG4’s 20th anniversary.
Tue, 12 Jul, 2016
It’s almost 30 years since Ray Houghton scored that goal against England in the Republic of Ireland’s first ever game at the finals of a major championship.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016
From little fighters to lethal strikers — Ireland’s miracle twins, Hassan and Hussein, have been showing off their soccer skills.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
Mon, 04 Apr, 2016
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Hundreds of people queued to pay their respects as Christy O’Connor Jnr left his beloved Knocknacarra for the final time yesterday evening.
Tue, 12 Jan, 2016
Field of Dreams was on TV last week. Too difficult to believe, too impossible to love, it had us thinking not about Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Casement Park or a new Leinster venue close to the M50 – “build it and they will come” – but just how precious hurling is to a lot of us as baseball is to people here in America.
Tue, 15 Dec, 2015
The week has been a game-changer for Billy Walsh.
Sat, 31 Oct, 2015
Sun, 25 Oct, 2015