A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
In a game that saw the sides level five times, Limerick came out on top with three of the last four points against a Clare side that had to wait until the second half for their first score from play.
Sun, 29 Dec, 2019
A businessman who defrauded the Revenue Commissioners of €160,000 in relation to VAT payments has been jailed for two years.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
Redress organisation Caranua has vowed not to leave abuse survivors "high and dry" following concerns that hundreds of applicants may not receive any financial support from the dwindling fund.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
Colm Collins has now been a senior intercounty football manager for longer than any other manager — apart from two others.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
The Brooklyn native was seven years old when he slipped and fell into the Canal Bank in Corbally, while visiting his Irish relatives, in July 1963.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
Despite holding a six point lead, Clare were made sweat till the final seconds to secure their place in the provincial final
Sun, 16 Jun, 2019
Late points from Conner Hegarty, Dylan Downes and Keith Smyth saw Clare over the line in a tight and tense curtain raiser in Walsh Park that was level seven times.
Sun, 12 May, 2019
Na Piarsiagh showed that they have every intent in holding onto their title after they swept aside South Liberties by 4-20 to 0-10 in Mungret.
Sun, 14 Apr, 2019
When I was driving back from Thurles yesterday, I was listening to the widespread coverage on RTÉ Radio 1 of Ireland’s memorable win against the All-Blacks on Saturday evening. Hugo McNeill and Eddie O’Sullivan made some really interesting points but the general thrust of their analysis was that Ireland just refused to take a backward step against the World champions, writes
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Another statement of intent from Na Piarsaigh but three injuries will give them food for thought ahead of a second successive Munster final on November 18.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Extending their unbeaten provincial run to 12 games, Na Piarsaigh cruised into a second successive Munster final with an emphatic win over Clonoulty-Rossmore but lost key men Shane Dowling and Ronan Lynch to injuries.
Sun, 04 Nov, 2018
David Treacy's 12th point of an epic All-Ireland club hurling final ensured that holders Cuala live to fight another day.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2018
Kevin Downes still smiles at the memory of Sean Stack’s first night training the Na Piarsaigh hurlers in early 2009.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018
Na Piarsaigh remain on track for two AIB All-Ireland club SHC title successes in three seasons following a thrilling semi-final comeback win over brave Slaughtneil at Parnell Park.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2018
There was a high level of excellence and scoring power on show at Lansdowne yesterday, but Christian Brothers College, Cork also had to work hard to see off the challenge of Ardscoil Rís in the opening round of the Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Senior Cup.
Thu, 18 Jan, 2018
The scramble for national honours, a second All-Ireland title, will begin again after Christmas but suffice to say for now that Na Piarsaigh’s status as one of the finest Munster club hurling teams of all time is well and truly secured.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
New research shows we can teach our children to be tenacious from an early age, writes
Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
This was a convincing return to fortunes for Na Piarsaigh whose fourth senior county title never really looked in doubt in the Gaelic Grounds.
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017
Issues such as tackling inadequate sleep and hunger need to play a bigger role in how Irish schools combat disadvantage, according to the author of a European Commission report.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
Antoinette Corbally is the latest bystander caught in the crossfire, says
Fri, 18 Aug, 2017
Today marks the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death.looks at why modern audiences are still very much enamoured with her.
Tue, 18 Jul, 2017
A lone-wolf dissident bomber who posed as a Swedish model to entrap men into taking part in her terrorist campaign has been branded “dangerous and cunning” by police.
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
A woman who posed as a Swedish model to entrap a man into taking part in her bid to murder police officers has been jailed for 16 years and four months.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
A lone wolf dissident republican posed as the model fiancee of a Swedish ice hockey star to entrap a man into taking part in her bid to murder police officers.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
On the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death,, talks to Trinity lecturer Daragh Downes about the woman, her talent and her legacy
Mon, 01 May, 2017
Not even the torrential rain and the strong, cold and swirling wind at Thomond Park yesterday could dampen the delight of Presentation Brothers Cork as they defeated Glenstal Abbey by 11-3 to capture the Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Senior Cup for the 29th time.
Sat, 18 Mar, 2017
A couple has been awarded over €30,000 in damages against a neighbour who defamed them on Facebook.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017
Wed, 02 Nov, 2016
A powerful second-half performance saw Kilmurry Ibrickane claim their 11th Clare SFC title in front of a crowd of 3,722 at Cusack Park, Ennis.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
A devastating mid-game stretch when they hit 2-8 with just a point in reply powered Limerick’s junior footballers to a Munster semi-final date with Kerry in the Gaelic Grounds yesterday.
Mon, 30 May, 2016
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
A wannabe robber told a frightened shop owner “sorry” during the course of an attempted robbery before fleeing from the shop empty- handed.
Tue, 05 Apr, 2016
Limerick manager TJ Ryan has launched a scathing attack on local commentators, describing them as ‘vultures’ and claiming they haven’t given his team near enough credit.
Mon, 04 Apr, 2016
Na Piarsaigh duo Kevin Downes and Shane Dowling proved their worth to Limerick with 1-8 between them as the Shannonsiders secured a first Allianz hurling league semi-final place in a decade.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2016
Bandon, Cork Constitution, Richmond, and Young Munster advanced to the Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup semi-finals after a busy weekend of action.
Mon, 28 Mar, 2016
Fri, 18 Mar, 2016
Galbally caused the shock of the weekend as they beat Clanwilliam in the Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup.
Mon, 22 Feb, 2016
Na Piarsaigh will see Croke Park on St. Patrick’s Day, the Limerick side casting aside previous semi-final defeats to book their place in the All-Ireland club final on Saturday evening in Thurles.
Mon, 08 Feb, 2016
“How did I know concussion was going to be mentioned?” asked Kevin Downes afterwards, with a wry smile.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Paul Galvin will not be returning to the Kerry football set-up for the season ahead, manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice confirmed yesterday evening.
Mon, 11 Jan, 2016
Irish vocalist Stee Downes has worked with some of the coolest dance-music acts on the planet. Next year, he hopes to step forward with his own tunes, writes
Fri, 11 Dec, 2015