The Cork hurlers may have struggled to get goals last season, but their county board has, of late, developed a happy knack of hitting the target.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2019
Cork GAA chairperson Tracey Kennedy has strongly defended the appointment of Donal Óg Cusack as Cork minor hurling manager, insisting the All-Ireland winner was subjected to a rigorous appointment process.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2019
Former Cork captain Shane O’Neill believes the proposed minor hurling management team of Dónal Óg Cusack, Seán Óg Ó hAilpín, and Tom Kelly can only inspire the players in 2020.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
The craic started early this weekend. Long before a sliotar was pucked in Croke Park, there was pulling and hooking and sideline cutting aplenty around the capital.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2019
After more than eight years of this column, the arse long torn out of it, maybe it’s time to start taking requests.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
Liam Sheedy admits Tipperary’s Championship preparations this year were greatly helped by taking a dimmer approach to April’s club month.
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
Dónal Óg Cusack has expressed an interest in being the new Cork hurling manager.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
Here’s some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
Former Cork goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack caused a bit of a stir on social media after describing people who criticise managerial tactics as showing "part of the last remnants of British culture on these islands".
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
Cork great Brian Corcoran has identified an apparent lack of belief in the county’s flagship senior team and suggested it stems from a
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
On June 17, 2012, Waterford goalkeeper Stephen O’Keeffe (affectionately known as Soky) spotted an opportunity.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019
Tadhg Furlong wouldn’t usually be of a mind to do much the day after a game.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
It’s now three years since Dónal Óg Cusack eviscerated his County Board on ‘The Sunday Game’ over the shambolic recent record of Cork hurling at all levels. At the time, it was hard to argue with him as the numbers spoke for themselves.
Sat, 28 Jul, 2018
Anthony Nash knows there have been questions and conspiracy theories.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
This year’s All-Ireland camogie final, in which Julia White played a game-changing cameo, had the quality of an inspirational sports movie.
Fri, 29 Dec, 2017
Former GPA chairman Dónal Óg Cusack has said he hopes the new Club Players Association puts the promotion of hurling at the top of their agenda.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
Sat, 21 May, 2016
As the closing stages of the classic All-Ireland final between Tipperary and Kilkenny was unfolding on the hallowed turf of Croke Park, two men that know a thing or two about hurling’s biggest day were bringing the drama to thousands from high above in the stand.
Mon, 08 Sep, 2014
The second All-Ireland semi-final that saw Tipperary comfortably overcome Cork was a case of men against boys, according to former Cork goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack.
Sun, 17 Aug, 2014
RTÉ One have released their autumn/winter schedule and Imelda May is getting her own show!
Wed, 13 Aug, 2014
Much like Donal Óg, Iker Casillas has been at the summit of the goalkeeping fraternity for over a decade; producing awe-inspiring saves from impossible angles, at crucial times.
Tue, 24 Jun, 2014
Cork dual-star Aidan Walsh needs to improve his ability to strike off his left-hand side before opposing teams target that weakness, according to former Cork goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack.
Mon, 26 May, 2014
Dónal Óg Cusack believes his former Cork team-mate Tom Kenny is the "obvious choice" to be the Rebels' 'extra man' in Sunday's All-Ireland SHC final against Clare.
Thu, 05 Sep, 2013
Legendary Waterford forward John Mullane has been forced to deny he had any involvement in the removal of Michael Ryan from the Waterford senior hurling manager's position.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2013
Long-serving Cork goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack says he is not bitter about his axing from the Rebels' senior hurling panel.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2013
It’s make your mind up time for the Cork hurling management in advance of next Sunday’s Munster semi-final showdown with Tipperary at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Thu, 21 Jun, 2012
Cork hurling captain Donal Óg Cusack will miss the rest of the 2012 season after suffering a serious Achilles injury in yesterday's Allianz League semi-final against Tipperary.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2012
It was the simplest of saves for a goalkeeper as able and as experienced as Cork’s Donal Óg Cusack, reaching overhead to bring down a point-bound shot from David Young.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2012
Cork manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy says the news is not good for Donal Óg Cusack after he was stretchered off during this afternoon's Allianz NHL Division 1 semi-final win over Tipperary.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2012
Cork captain Donal Óg Cusack says he is as hungry as ever for success with the Rebels as he sets out on his 17th senior inter-county campaign this weekend.
Wed, 22 Feb, 2012
Much-decorated goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack has been chosen as the captain of the Cork senior hurlers for the 2012 campaign.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2011
Speculation is rife that Cork hurling star Donal Óg Cusack is considering a bid for a Dáil seat for Cork East at the next general election.
Mon, 11 Oct, 2010
Cork hurling legend Donal Óg Cusack said he has no regrets about revealing he was gay in his autobiography a year ago.
Sat, 09 Oct, 2010
The explosive autobiography of GAA star Donal Og Cusack today clinched a prestigious sports book award.
Thu, 03 Dec, 2009
The GAA have caved in to the demands of the Gaelic Players Association, according to anti-grants campaigner Mark Conway.
Mon, 23 Nov, 2009
Cork GAA star Seán Óg Ó hAilpín has described his team-mate Donal Óg Cusack’s revelations about his sexuality as a "watershed in Irish history" — and revealed that he has been racially abused himself on the field of play.
Wed, 28 Oct, 2009
Cork hurling star Dónal Óg Cusack has received huge support for his frank and open revelation about his sexuality in his upcoming autobiography.
Mon, 19 Oct, 2009
Wins for Cork and Waterford this afternoon will see the Munster giants clash next weekend in the Waterford Crystal Cup semi-finals.
Sun, 21 Jan, 2007
Cork manager John Allen expects the majority of his players to return for the 2007 season, but whether the St. Finbarr's clubman will be in charge of the Rebels next year is another matter.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2006
Cork corner back and captain Pat Mulcahy has singled out goalkeeper Donal Og Cusack as "an important cog" in his team's bid to retain the Liam McCarthy Cup this afternoon.
Sun, 03 Sep, 2006