Former Ireland U21 goalkeeper Liam Bossin has completed a move to Cork City — and he is set to make his debut at home to Shelbourne on St Valentine’s Day, after the 2020 Premier Division fixture list was revealed today.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
Ireland legend Jamie Heaslip was never one to take a backward step during an illustrious playing career — and it’s an approach he continues to take as he creates a life outside rugby
Sat, 19 Oct, 2019
It was written by Irish American director John Ford ahead of the filming of the Quiet Man in Ireland.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
Bohemians produced an extraordinary comeback at Dalymount Park last night to progress into the second round of the FAI Cup.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
Joe Schmidt has insisted Ireland keep striving to improve after their history-making win over the All Blacks.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
When we think of Champagne we tend to think of the big brand houses who spend fortunes every year on marketing so it’s easy to forget the smaller quality-conscious houses and growers plugging away in their wake.
Sat, 27 Oct, 2018
No one chooses to be homeless, and it’s something that could happen to any of us, writes
Sat, 22 Sep, 2018
Republic of Ireland striker Leanne Kiernan has earned a move to West Ham.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018
By learning from the best, the apprentice has become one of the best. Anyone who fears Leinster and Ireland talent Joey Carbery may get impatient waiting for Johnny Sexton to retire doesn’t appreciate the upside of operating in his shadow.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
We’ve beaten the best in the Six Nations — now it’s time to be world beaters.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Storm Emma has begun sinking her teeth into the world of sport.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
All five Premier Division matches have been re-fixed for the St Patrick's weekend bank holiday.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
The Irish football year was book-ended and overshadowed by the tragic deaths of Derry City skipper Ryan McBride and the young Shelbourne striker Izzy Desu, writes
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017
Joey Carbery won’t be leaving Leinster anytime soon.
Fri, 08 Dec, 2017
There was a time, not so long ago, that Darren Sweetnam was questioning whether he had made the right move in forsaking an inter-county career with the Cork hurlers for the pipedream of professional sport.
Sat, 18 Nov, 2017
Seamus O’Brien was barely a teenager when his brother Pascal arrived back home from seminary one time to usher him and another brother Brendan out the door and on to a train bound for Kingsbridge Station in Dublin.
Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
Harry Connolly is a veteran of all 40 Cork Jazz Festivals having played at each and every one.
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017
The 2017 Boylesports Irish Greyhound Derby gets underway this evening at Shelbourne Park, and Droopys Noah rates the best bet on the card.
Thu, 17 Aug, 2017
Michel Déon, novelist and member of the Académie francaise lived in Co Galway for the last 50 years of his life, and died last December, aged 97.
Sat, 27 May, 2017
On what can’t possibly be anything other than an occasion heavy with emotion at Maginn Park tonight, Derry City will play for first time since the tragic death two weeks ago of their captain Ryan McBride.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Sat, 31 Dec, 2016
While most of us are opening presents, and settling down to enjoy the festivities together, many more will be putting in a busy day at work. And yet, asdiscovered, Christmas is a very special day for them too.
Sat, 24 Dec, 2016
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016
Mon, 07 Nov, 2016
The Saddle Room at the Shelbourne Hotel is a steak and seafood restaurant with old-school classics like ham-hock terrine.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
Fri, 12 Aug, 2016
Winning times are down - but how much of it is due to better track maintenance,
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
The summer season gets underway in Youghal tomorrow, with the first night of free entry to the track.
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016
Thu, 09 Jun, 2016
The final of the Lee Strand 550 was the feature in Tralee on Saturday night, and the Mossy O’Connor-trained Russmur Flyer justified odds-on favouritism with an all-the-way victory.
Mon, 16 May, 2016
Tue, 03 May, 2016
From the Easter Rising in Dublin to the slaughter and carnage of the Battle of the Somme, 1916 was a fateful year in the minds and lives of Irish country house owners.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
Having dropped points at home to Wexford Youths, the pressure is on Cork City to make goal chances count in Eamonn Deacy Park tonight where Galway United, third in the table to City’s sixth, are yet to concede in the league.
Fri, 15 Apr, 2016
Cobh won their second game of the season last night by recording an impressive 2-1 victory at Cabinteely in the First Division.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
Fri, 08 Apr, 2016
Mon, 04 Apr, 2016
A couple of weeks ago the new Red Mills Unraced Stake at Curraheen Park was unveiled. This is a great addition to the calendar at this track as it has long lacked a similar stake, the type which goes particularly well at other venues.
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016
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Thu, 21 Jan, 2016