A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tue, 09 May, 2017
Sun, 26 Mar, 2017
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
The dream week for Tipperary hurling, anything but for neighbours Limerick.
Fri, 15 Jul, 2016
Wed, 02 Dec, 2015
Thurles will wake up alongside a familiar bedfellow in the Dan Breen Cup this morning but boy did they cut this one fine.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
A man who stripped off and streaked in front of 10,000 fans and the victorious Kilkenny hurling team has appeared in court.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2015
In the closing days of August 1975, Paddy Downey, the revered Gaelic games correspondent of The Irish Times, made a little pilgrimage to Kilkenny and had a ball.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
A cyclist who was badly hurt and feared he would be trampled after two horses bolted from a field during a charity cycle has received over €50,000 in damages.
Fri, 06 Feb, 2015
A murder suspect seeking bail while he fights his extradition to Northern Ireland has compared his continued detention in an Irish prison to internment.
Mon, 08 Dec, 2014
GAA president Liam O’Neill has defended Barry Kelly in the wake of the Central Hearings Committee’s (CHC) decision not to punish Brian Cody for his remarks about the referee.
Wed, 22 Oct, 2014
A friend of well-known horse breeder Lucy Stack and her trainer husband, James ‘Fozzy’ Stack, found her body in her bedroom after Mr Stack asked the friend to check on her, an inquest heard yesterday.
Tue, 26 Aug, 2014
If media exposure equalled political success then surely Lucinda Creighton would be fast-tracked to the office of the Taoiseach by now.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2014
Hurling Development Workgroup (HDW) chairman Tommy Lanigan said it is a shame that either Cork or Clare will be relegated from Division 1A — but insists each county knew the repercussions of finishing in the bottom two.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2013
Last Saturday up in Croke Park a small group of men were entrusted to make a massively important decision about the future of the game of hurling.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2013
Hurling Development Committee (HDC) chairman Tommy Lanigan has raised doubts about a return to an eight-team top flight in the National League.
Wed, 07 Nov, 2012
French consumers and food industry buyers are increasingly interested in quality Irish produce, say key exhibitors attending the Sial food fair in Paris.
Tue, 23 Oct, 2012
No Jet Lag is likely to miss the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday in favour of a trip to Ireland a day earlier.
Wed, 10 Oct, 2012
Aidan O’Brien admits it would be beyond his wildest dreams if Camelot can ensure his place in racing legend and secure Triple Crown glory in the Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster today.
Sat, 15 Sep, 2012
Aidan O’Brien admitted nerves were jangling throughout the vast Ballydoyle operation as he prepares Camelot for his date with destiny in Saturday’s Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster.
Mon, 10 Sep, 2012
Connections of Main Sequence have yet to decide whether to renew rivalry with the Triple Crown-seeking Camelot in the Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster next month.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2012
In 1996 Tipperary minor hurling manager William Maher captained the Premier to All-Ireland minor glory.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2012
David Lanigan is slightly concerned about the prospect of testing conditions for his Investec Derby runner-up Main Sequence ahead of the Grand Prix de Paris at Longchamp this evening.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
David Lanigan is slightly concerned about the prospect of testing conditions for his Investec Derby runner-up Main Sequence ahead of the Grand Prix de Paris at Longchamp on Saturday evening.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2012
Off the track since finishing unplaced in the Munster National last October, Casey Top captured the featured McSweeney Arms Hotel Handicap Chase in Killarney yesterday.
Tue, 15 May, 2012
John Oxx’s Akeed Mofeed is one of five new entries for the Investec Derby at Epsom on June 2.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2012
In the drawn game of this Harty Cup quarter-final a week ago Seamus Kennedy, one of the stars of Tipperary’s march to All-Ireland minor football honours, was the hero of the hour for Thurles CBS, his late-late injury-time point sending the game to a replay.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2012
David Lanigan has confirmed the Qipco British Champions Fillies’ And Mares’ Stakes at Ascot as the next port of call for Meeznah.
Thu, 06 Oct, 2011
Whatever riches await David Lanigan, he will forever be indebted to Meeznah.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2011
BROWN Panther bids to confirm himself a realistic Ladbrokes St Leger prospect in the CGA Geoffrey Freer Stakes at Newbury today.
Sat, 13 Aug, 2011
DAVID Lanigan hopes the rain stays away from Newmarket as he gets Meeznah back on track for the Newsells Park Stud Stakes this afternoon.
Sat, 16 Jul, 2011
RICHARD Fahey’s stable star Wootton Bassett remains on course for a mouthwatering clash with Frankel in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot next Tuesday.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2011
Meeznah is likely to be kept to this country for her next race with a trip to Ireland for Sunday’s Kerry Group Noblesse Stakes virtually ruled out.
Tue, 07 Jun, 2011
Meeznah was put through her paces today ahead of a likely return to action at Haydock on Saturday week.
Wed, 18 May, 2011
MEEZNAH has been disqualified from the Investec Oaks after having tested positive for a banned substance.
Fri, 26 Nov, 2010
IT WAS billed as the game of the round between two former champions, but this Harty Cup first-round clash at Cahir yesterday never got off the ground, as Thurles CBS eased their way to victory.
Thu, 07 Oct, 2010
IRISH beef is featured on up to 30% of Belgian menus, according to a Bord Bia survey. The survey of 200 restaurants in Belgium revealed that 83% of chefs are familiar with Irish beef, with 41% having discovered the product via a wholesaler.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2009
Say No Now is set to tackle Thursday’s Height of Fashion Stakes at Goodwood as connections try to map out her campaign.
Sat, 16 May, 2009
THE importance of a measured and appropriate response to climate change has been stressed by the Irish Farmers’ Association.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2008