A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
NAAS CBS retained their Bro Bosco title with a hard fought extra time win over Wicklow Schools in Parnell Park last night.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Marcus Lawler has suffered an early exit in the 200m at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2018
Few nations embrace their medal-winners quite like Ireland, a country that puts a higher premium on international success due to its rarity.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
Live entertainment events in Ireland, including music, arts, and theatre generated €1.7bn of revenue over the last 12 months and supported employment for almost 11,500 people, according to a recent report.
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
The FTSE 100 Index has closed above 7,500 for the first time as higher-than-forecast inflation data and confidence over Britain's prospects under a Tory government drove stocks higher.
Tue, 16 May, 2017
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
Wed, 28 Dec, 2016
Irish wholesale gas prices are 35% lower on average this month compared to August 2015, according to the latest Wholesale Energy Market Report published by Vayu Energy.
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
Thomas Barr came out strongly in support of Irish teammate Fionnuala McCormack at the European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam last night, calling on athletics authorities to heed the advice of the Wicklow runner.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
Leevale AC retained their women’s title at the Glohealth National Road Relays, in Dublin, yesterday, while hosts, Raheny, won the men’s race.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
On what was his 21st birthday, Marcus Lawler came of age in style yesterday by blitzing the field to win the 200m title at the GloHealth National Indoor Championships in Athlone.
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Despite a slow start to the year, Ireland’s fastest man is hoping to move through the gears as he chases Olympic qualification over 200 metres.
Wed, 03 Feb, 2016
Fri, 01 Jan, 2016
It is not often that Presentation Brothers College, Cork go five years without a title in the SEAT Munster Schools’ Senior Cup.
Tue, 03 Mar, 2015
Athletics: Thomas Barr and Marcus Lawler starred at the Irish Universities Championships Indoor championships in Athlone yesterday.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
Esther N McCarthy is away with the fairies this week — and has picked up a few other bits along her way.
Sat, 11 Oct, 2014
The triumph and tragedy of sport was encapsulated by Harry Purcell’s magnificent senior 800m and 400m double before he pulled a hamstring in the 4x100m relay at the Aviva All-Ireland Schools Track and Field Championships in Tullamore on Saturday.
Mon, 02 Jun, 2014
Following Munster's heartbreaking defeat CHARLIE MULQUEEN picks 10 Munster matches that stand out most during the history of the competition.
Mon, 28 Apr, 2014
Athletics: Sarah Lavin was named female athlete of the meet at the Leevale T&F promotion at the Cork IT yesterday in unusual circumstances.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
The opportunity to lay down early season markers and maybe achieve a qualifying performance for the various summer championships has seen a huge entry of over 200 athletes for the annual Leevale T&F meeting tomorrow.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2014
Marcus Lawler and Kelly Proper saved the best until last at the Woodie’s DIY National Senior Indoor Championships in Athlone when they powered around their respective 200m races in record-breaking fashion while Amy Foster snaffled a world indoor qualifying time in the 60m, pipping Phil Healy in the process.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2014
Marcus Lawler and Phil Healy have continued their rapid ascent since being a class apart at the All-Ireland Schools Track and Field Championships last summer and the two sprinters are set to star at the Woodie’s DIY Senior Indoor Championships in Athlone this weekend.
Sat, 15 Feb, 2014
Mary Cullen stormed to a course record of 25 minutes and 37 seconds in windy conditions at the Axa Raheny five-mile race yesterday while there was also plenty of action in the Woodie’s DIY National Junior and U23 Championships in Athlone.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2014
In advance of their Mitchelstown gig, the Fratellis tell Ed Power how the band have had a life beyond ‘Chelsea Dagger’
Wed, 17 Jul, 2013
The surnames of Lawler and Healy, though not yet in lights, are inscribed above the 100m and 200m national junior records, while Lavin is our fastest ever junior over the hurdles, quicker even than Derval O’Rourke.
Thu, 04 Jul, 2013
More than 20 years after forming, Limerick band The Cranberries, fronted by Dolores O’Riordan, continue to profit from their music.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2013
While some fine early season sprinting and a number of exciting finishes were the highlights of the Leevale Track & Field meeting at Cork IT on Saturday, the big upset of the day came in the women’s 1500m, where European Junior silver medallist Ciara Mageean had to settle for second behind Orla Drumm.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2012
University of Limerick, boasting a number of senior county stars, proved too strong for IT Carlow in the second half of this Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2012
Young Munster sensationally recovered from arrears of 20-3 after 32 minutes to snatch a dramatic Ulster Bank League victory over Shannon with a converted try in the 80th minute at Thomond Park last night.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2012
Martin O’Neill made just two changes to his starting line-up as Sunderland looked to avoid an upset in this afternoon’s FA Cup third round clash against npower Championship side Peterborough at London Road.
Sun, 08 Jan, 2012
TYRONE manager Mickey Harte has launched a stinging broadside against ‘inconsistent’ referees after his side failed to win their way back into Allianz Football Division One.
Mon, 11 Apr, 2011
A consultant paediatrician has told a Central Criminal Court rape trial jury that genital injuries to a child from sexual abuse could heal within days and not leave any residual findings.
Mon, 26 Jul, 2010
A DRUG which is able to kill leukaemia cells, including those resistant to traditional chemotherapy, could be ready for clinical trial in three years, offering fresh hope to those with the most common form of the disease.
Tue, 03 Nov, 2009
JOHN REYNOLDS was the hero as comeback kings Clara repeated their county final heroics by overcoming an eight-point interval deficit to win this Leinster Club SFC game in Newbridge.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2009
ANOTHER day for the diehards in Clonmel yesterday, another Arctic morning of hard frost and heavy snow; spring, yes, but this was a reminder of what this sport can be like in darkest winter, an occasion on which finery is only for the birds and the uninitiated – this was a day for all the heaviest underwear and outerwear you could muster.
Wed, 04 Feb, 2009
Buccaneers 8 UL Bohemians 9, Dubarry Park
Sat, 18 Oct, 2008