Former Dublin manager Michael O’Grady reckons there is more pressure on Wexford than Dublin ahead of their Leinster SHC round two game on Sunday.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
Managers always want to see their best-laid plans reflected on the field, but yesterday at Páirc Uí Rinn performance could take a back seat. In a relegation battle, it is only the result that matters, says .
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Dublin 2-17 Kildare 2-10: All-Ireland champions Dublin shrugged off a sluggish first half to make a winning start to their Division 1 campaign in Croke Park this evening.
Sat, 27 Jan, 2018
NUI Galway will play wither UCC or Garda College in Round 2 of the Sigerson Cup as first-half goals from Damien Comer and Brian Donovan set them on the road to an easy win over IT Sligo.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018
A group of around 30 people, a small number of whom were parents of children attending nearby schools, protested outside a reception centre in Killarney Co Kerry today where the first of 55 men seeking international protection arrived.
Sun, 17 Dec, 2017
World markets spluttered, irked by the failure of German coalition talks which sent the euro and the price of oil lower.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
The country’s oldest film festival came to a close last night with Irish short film ’Wave’ now in contention for an Oscar, after being selected as the Grand Prix Irish Short winner at the Cork Film Festival 2017 Awards Ceremony.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
AT the end of the last Super 11 hurling game in Boston, a woman ran down to the front of the stand in Fenway Park and called Donal O’Grady over.
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
gives his tactical breakdown of an intriguing All-Ireland final.
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
Uncle Mo and Ian — a little bit of literary licence is required with Ian, who I’ll get to later — are two impostors that will have a bearing on the semi-final tomorrow, writes.
Sat, 05 Aug, 2017
A call has been made to give Killarney’s famed jarveys improved access to the town’s national park in a move to help ease traffic congestion.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
Tomorrow’s encounter with the Banner will be a horse of a different colour to the previous two outings and will be the Rebels’ toughest game to date, writes
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
Cork need to bring this game down to individual one-on-one battles up front and attempt to undermine the Déise defensive system through long-range scores and by direct running at the heart of the defence, writes .
Sun, 18 Jun, 2017
There are that drones are being deployed by would-be burglars to stake out houses and properties, says a councillor.
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Thu, 08 Jun, 2017
Tue, 06 Jun, 2017
Limerick are as skilful as the rest, however in championship speed is king, writes
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
“Locals only” does not always apply in Kerry – the county with one of the most stringent planning laws of any county, the councillor Maura Healy-Rae says.
Mon, 22 May, 2017
Sat, 20 May, 2017
Kerry County Council voted by majority to bring in a dress code for local politicians — and to push for this to be extended to the Dáil.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
Tipp rely on Seamus Callanan and John McGrath to create goal chances out of nothing, writes.
Sun, 16 Apr, 2017
The UCC Don’t Step On The Crest Handicap Hurdle was the feature event on Students’ Raceday in Mallow, writes, and local trainer Eoghan O’Grady landed the spoils with the game Westerner Point, ridden by Philip Enright.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Legal advice has been sought over a controversial proposal for a graveyard in Co Kerry which may not be “consecrated ground”.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
A 17-year-old whose family has been in the jarvey business for three generations has emerged as the winner of the only horse and carriage hackney licence to be publicly advertised in the town’s recent history.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
Sat, 11 Feb, 2017
A Polish man who stabbed a fellow countryman to death in the abandoned pub where they lived will be sentenced next month at the Central Criminal Court.
Mon, 10 Oct, 2016
Fri, 15 Jul, 2016
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
A lack of defensive fundamentals, rather than opponents’ creativity, often decides a game. Cork must be robust but flexible at the back in Thurles,
Sat, 21 May, 2016
Tue, 19 Apr, 2016
This weekend only five hurling managers of the 10 involved will really feel the pressure,
Sat, 02 Apr, 2016
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
Retired Limerick hurling star Donal O’Grady says the age profile of inter-county stars is bound to come down further given the demands on them, saying players are “on borrowed time” when they reach the age of 30.
Tue, 19 Jan, 2016
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Wed, 13 Jan, 2016
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
UCC’s ladies and Cork C of I’s men made emphatic opening day statements in the new-look EY Hockey League, with big wins over Greenfields and Cookstown. Alex O’Grady and Niamh O’Leary were among the new faces on target for College in a 4-0 success in Galway that puts them top of the pile after the first round.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2015
Some county councillors in Kerry believe local families already on a housing waiting list should be “looked after first” before the planned arrival of refugees.
Tue, 22 Sep, 2015
If Galway’s management is concerned about their inside defence, Brian Cody may have similar concerns about his own,
Sun, 06 Sep, 2015
“Ta-ra girl, I’ll see you on life’s highway,” comedian Paul O’Grady said, thanking Cilla Black for all the good times they shared as he said goodbye to the much-loved singer and TV presenter at her funeral.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Tipperary’s possession statistics tell most of the story. Against Limerick on Sunday in the Gaelic Grounds, two of Tipp’s most active players were John O’Dwyer and Seamus Callanan, both operating in the full-forward line.
Tue, 23 Jun, 2015
Limerick’s management have only last year’s win as a guiding template for this game, as the teams haven’t met since.
Sat, 20 Jun, 2015
There was a happy ending at Mahon GC last Wednesday for Jerry Quirke and Miko O’Grady, with a little help from the Irish Examiner.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015