CORK manager Denis Walsh has introduced defensive newcomers Stephen McDonnell and Mark Ellis to his team for their Allianz Division 1 Hurling League match with Offaly at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday. Glen Rovers player McDonnell gets the nod at right corner-back while Millstreet hurler Ellis will line out at centre-back.
A SOCCER player was awarded €47,000 in the High Court yesterday arising from an incident during a match which the judge described as an “unfair and cowardly” assault when the man’s jaw was fractured after he was punched by a player.
REGAINING focus! That’s the priority for proud Wexford manager Jason Ryan, ahead of their All-Ireland football championship quarter-final against Armagh, after they bounced back in style in Croke Park on Saturday from the 23 points hammering they got from Dublin in the Leinster decider.