A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Munster achieved their essential aim of taking all five Guinness Pro 14 points from the visit of the lowly Southern Kings by the half-time whistle at Musgrave Park and after that, it was little more than a romp for a bang-in-form home side who thrilled the appreciative Cork crowd of 6,854 with ten tries on a delightful evening for attacking football.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
It emerged in September 2017 that urine samples taken from Clonbrien Hero at Curraheen Park greyhound stadium in Cork tested positive for benzoylecgonine on June 24, July 1, and July 22 in 2017
Tue, 11 Feb, 2020
Thu, 06 Feb, 2020
When Ciara Holland learned that her home was in a dangerous condition, she thought about her children. She and her husband bought their apartment in the Galloping Green Complex on Dublin's Stillorgan Road in 2006, at the height of the Celtic Tiger illusion.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020
On an explosive Saturday that saw Saracens relegated from the Gallagher Premiership on the eve of a must-win Champions Cup pool game against Racing 92, Munster took their exit from this season’s competition without firing a shot.
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
Watch our video from Kilcredan, where the whole Fr O'Neill's team went to school.
Fri, 17 Jan, 2020
A team playing at Thomond Park this Sunday in desperate need of a victory to kickstart the second half of the season?
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
"It’s good but it can be intimidating and if you’re not expecting it, it’s a very challenging place to go."
Thu, 19 Dec, 2019
Munster have defeated Saracens by 10 points to 3. Here's the match in 60 seconds.
Sat, 07 Dec, 2019
A number of Cork residents in Bandon are holding a Slow Walk protest tomorrow against the number of speeding cars.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2019
Westmeath great Dessie Dolan pulled down the shutters on his playing career on a bittersweet afternoon in Mullingar as Garrycastle exited the AIB Leinster club championship.
Sun, 24 Nov, 2019
Graham Cummins has left Cork City after the completion of his contract, as the club announced two signings from their Under-19 ranks.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019
Connor Corroon cannot walk unaided, uses a wheelchair and can only speak with the help of special eye gaze technology.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra played a storming gig at Cork Opera House, writes
Fri, 18 Oct, 2019
In advance of her appearance at the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, Ellie O'Byrne chats to Motown legend Martha Reeves
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
Nemo Rangers breezed past a tame Douglas challenge to set up a Cork SFC final date with Duhallow on Sunday, October 27.
Sun, 13 Oct, 2019
A last-gasp Mark McGuigan strike send Waterford FC crashing out of the Scottish Challenge at the hands of Scottish League Two side Stenhousemuir after a 3-2 thriller at a rain soaked Ochilview Park tonight.
Sat, 12 Oct, 2019
It may have taken a well-worked 53rd-minute goal from full-forward Conor Russell to seal the deal but Douglas were full value for their six-point victory over fancied but wasteful Ballincollig at Páirc Ui Rinn yesterday.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2019
Grain growers will have to put their faith in low-tech methods, as they bid to stay in business without relying on neonicotinoid seed treatments.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
Martin Coppinger beat Thomas Mackle in the Joe O’Sullivan Cup final at Castletownbere on Sunday hot on the heels of his Friday win over Killian Kingston in the Mick Barry Cup at Ballincurrig.
Wed, 28 Aug, 2019
Graham Burke hit the winner — his first goal back in a Hoops shirt — as Shamrock Rovers stretched their unbeaten league run to seven games against 10-man Waterford at Tallaght Stadium.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
Goals from Conor McCarthy and Mark O’Sullivan gave Cork City a first league win in nearly three months as they held on to take the points at the Regional Sports Centre.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
Great Britain’s Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified on the finishing line to hand Bermuda’s Flora Duffy gold at the Tokyo 2020 triathlon test event.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Raymond Ryan and Donal O’Riordan had the first two wins in the 2019 Munster intermediate championship.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
In the end it, was their performance in the third quarter that laid the foundation for Watergrasshill’s victory over Inniscarra in the first round of the Cork PIHC in Páirc Uí Rinn tonight. The game was tied at the change of ends, as it had been on four other occasions in the opening period.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
Three Academy players are included in the squad.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
A psychiatrist who engaged in a sexual relationship with a female patient has been struck off the medical register by the president of the High Court.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Dead calves were found at a farm in Blarney where there were other cattle without access to food or water and today a farmer was given a suspended six-month jail term for animal cruelty.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Munster return to action this Saturday determined to reignite their push for a Guinness PRO14 home semi-final and leave behind a defeat last time out that threatens to cast a shadow over their campaign.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Johann van Graan’s glass remained half-full as he argued Munster are still very much in Guinness PRO14 title contention despite defeat to the Scarlets in Llanelli.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Munster coach Johann van Graan believes that his squad’s recent contract extensions mean that Munster’s hand will be stronger than ever going into tomorrow’s extremely testing clash with the Scarlets in Llanelli and for the remainder of what promises to be an demanding programme of matches in the PRO14 and the European Champions Cup.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Munster head coach Johann van Graan reserved special praise for his young players and the experience of scrum-half Alby Mathewson after his team survived a big scare in Newport.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019
Billy Holland will make his 200th appearance for Munster when he lines out against Connacht in Saturday’s crucial Guinness PRO14 game at the Galway Sportsground.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2019
Jools Holland and Marc Almond are almost crying with laughter as they take a trip down memory lane.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2018
Having previously not conceded a goal in championship football since April, Kilmacud Crokes leaked three at Parnell Park and came mightily closed to being dumped out of the AIB Leinster club SFC.
Sun, 25 Nov, 2018
Bandon company Acorn Water has ambitious plans for its water testing service, writes Trish Dromey
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Watching those re-runs on RTÉ of Reeling in the Years serves as a graphic reminder of just how much things have changed in modern Ireland — in the majority of cases — for the better.
Wed, 31 Oct, 2018
Global and national challenges are set to be explored at the local level at an inaugural autumn school in West Cork.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
A much-changed Cork City got back to winning ways in the league as they eased past a relegation-threatened Limerick in last night’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Munster derby at Turner’s Cross.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2018
There is mixed news for Munster ahead of Friday’s Guinness PRO14 clash with Ospreys in Cork as Johann van Graan gets ready to welcome back more Irish internationals and a fit-again Chris Cloete but must plan without Billy Holland and Neil Cronin.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
A farmer charged with 23 counts relating to alleged animal cruelty at his farm in Cork two years ago yesterday indicated he would be denying the charges.
Tue, 29 May, 2018
At 24, Rory Scannell has not been on the Munster scene long enough to bear the pain of the province’s long wait for silverware.
Thu, 17 May, 2018