Third-quarter blitz sees Clare whiz past Waterford
Gavin Cooney hit two goals for the Banner.
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UCC Demons produced the result of the weekend when they toppled league leaders Griffith Swords Thunder 96-95 in an epic Men’s Super League clash at the Mardyke Arena yesterday.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2017
UCC Demons have major injury problems, following last week’s heroic Men’s Super League win over Garvey’s Tralee Warriors, for tomorrow’s game away to UCD Marian.
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017
Irish boxing could surpass its remarkable record at the last five European Championships in Kharkiv, Ukraine this weekend.
Fri, 23 Jun, 2017
Three out of four Irish financial services companies believe their business is at risk because of the burgeoning fintech industry, a new report has found.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
Sean McComb is putting his trust in Irish head coach Zaur Antia and team after sensationally beating Russia’s World Elite light-welter champion Vitaly Dunaystev to qualify for the World Championships from the European Championships in Kharkiv, Ukraine yesterday.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
Growing up I wanted to digest anything about sport that I could, from watching games live and on tv, reading the daily paper from back to front and of course tearing into the most recent sporting autobiography to hit the shelves, says. Over the years, some of the latter have left me a little dissatisfied on reaching their conclusion.
Thu, 23 Mar, 2017
Mayfield teenager Thomas McCarthy has promised to learn from his first National Elite Championship final bout and “be back better”, while Rio Olympian Brendan Irvine has backed head coach Zaur Antia to get Irish boxing back on track.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2017
All may have appeared to have changed utterly in Irish boxing, but the presence of veteran Darren O’Neill in tonight’s National Elite Championship finals is both a link to glories of the recent past as well as the possibility of a brighter future.
Fri, 17 Feb, 2017
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Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Pat Hickey, who has temporarily stepped aside as Olympic Council of Ireland president, and close allies who have held roles for at least eight years could be forced out under drastic reforms called for by an independent review of the group.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2016
Irish TV Tralee Warriors take a six-point first-leg lead to the ALSAA in Dublin tomorrow when they face Griffith Swords Thunder in the Hula Hoops National Cup (7.30pm, ALSAA Dublin).
Fri, 28 Oct, 2016
Mon, 26 Sep, 2016
It should have been the most exciting journey of Pat Ryan’s life but when Michael O’Reilly’s coach boards his flight to Rio to see his protege tomorrow, their reunion will be a subdued affair.
Sat, 06 Aug, 2016
Boxer Darren O’Neill took to Twitter to join the whirlwind of reaction following Rory McIlroy’s withdrawal from the Team Ireland, saying they are “better off without him”.
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
Irish head coach Zaur Antia believes Michael O’Reilly and Dean Gardiner can take another step towards Olympic qualification tonight after Darren O’Neill’s dream of reaching a second Games ended yesterday.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2016
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Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
World Elite champion Michael Conlan has withdrawn from the Irish squad for the Gee Bee multi-nations in Finland because of injury.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2016
AIBA World No. 3 ranked middleweight Michael O’Reilly secured his third successive Elite title at the National Stadium in Dublin last night.
Sat, 12 Dec, 2015
Six of tonight’s 10 finals at the National Elite Championships are likely to have an impact on Olympic ambitions ahead of the Rio 2016 Games.
Fri, 11 Dec, 2015
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Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
Katie Taylor - minus her dad and coach in her corner for the first time this decade - claimed her first Irish title in the ring at Dublin’s National Stadium last night.
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
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Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
Olympic bronze medallist Michael Conlan admits adjusting from five rounds to three at the European Elite Championships in Bulgaria was difficult.
Tue, 11 Aug, 2015
Irish light-heavyweight Joe Ward eased into the last-16 of the European Elite Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria yesterday, but Dean Gardiner is out.
Mon, 10 Aug, 2015
Ireland’s boxing head coach Billy Walsh declared the European Games a total success and believes this Irish team can break more records.
Mon, 29 Jun, 2015
Katie Taylor bagged her 18th major medal in convincing fashion in Baku yesterday and immediately set sights on gold.
Thu, 25 Jun, 2015
Brendan Irvine has upgraded his light-flyweight boxing medal to at least a silver after a unanimous points victory over Ukraine’s Dmytro Zamotayev at the European Games in Baku.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2015
Katie Taylor returned to winning ways, progressing to a bronze medal bout at the European Games in Baku yesterday.
Mon, 22 Jun, 2015
Jenny Egan has narrowly missed out on a kayaking medal at the European Games in Baku, being denied in canoe sprint’s longest race by less than half a second, finishing fourth.
Tue, 16 Jun, 2015
Andrzej Jezierski was Ireland’s best performer at day three of the European Games in Baku yesterday.
Tue, 16 Jun, 2015
Boxers represent Ireland’s best hope of medals at the European Games which began in Baku last night.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015