Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
The death yesterday of Christy O’Connor Junior, one our most beloved golfers, brought to mind the shot heard round the world — but the Galway man was about much more than a two-iron at The Belfry. Junior carried his talents lightly and charmed everyone he met,
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015
ALTHOUGH it hoped to promote its brand through acquiring the naming rights for the new stadium at Lansdowne Road in a €44 million sponsorship deal, Aviva staff felt there was nothing very sporting about the manner in which the company announced its decision to cut 950 jobs in Ireland.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2011
CHRISTY O’CONNOR thought it was all a leg pull when he was first told of his induction to the PGA Hall of Fame. Although widely known in his native country because of his fame as simply “Himself,” it was nevertheless typical of the man that he would never believe he was worthy of such an outstanding honour.
Wed, 04 Nov, 2009