National Sport

Strong debate on concussion at GAA Congress

A motion relating to concussion has been referred to the GAA's Scientific and Welfare concussion, after a strong debate at GAA Congress in Cavan this morning.A joint motion from Pomeroy in Tyrone; St Molaise in Fermanagh and the Aidan McAnespies...

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Black Card rejected for hurling as one-on-one penalty adopted

GAA Congress delegates have this morning decided not to implement a Black Card for Hurling, but the one-on-one penalty has...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 12:03pm Read More

Schmidt: Defeating England would be my biggest win so far

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt believes beating England in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations Grand Slam eliminator in Dublin would represent Ireland's...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:41am Read More

George North hails ‘brilliant’ Welsh medical team after concussions

George North has hailed Wales' "brilliant" medical staff as he prepares for a world record-breaking Test match return three weeks...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:17am Read More

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Wales game showed us the blueprint to beat Ireland, Lancaster says

Stuart Lancaster insists England's Cardiff heroics provide the blueprint for their assault on Ireland in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations title...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:12am Read More

Rodgers cheerful despite Europa League exit

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits their Europa League exit may yet prove to be a blessing in disguise.The Reds' run...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:08am Read More

Pellegrini says Vincent Kompany will silence critics

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini believes captain Vincent Kompany is a "great player" who will prove his critics wrong.Kompany's form...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:05am Read More

Mourinho: English football’s credibility at stake

Jose Mourinho believes the credibility of English football is at stake if decisions like the one which saw Nemanja Matic...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 11:01am Read More

Pochettino: No room for sentiment in player selection

Mauricio Pochettino is not losing sleep over letting down those Tottenham players who will not feature in Sunday's Capital One...

Saturday, 28/02/15 - 10:34am Read More

Irish women turn over World Champions England in spectacular win

Ireland 11 England 8Niamh Briggs led the Irish women's rugby team to a famous victory over England in Ashbourne.Briggs played...

Friday, 27/02/15 - 9:28pm Read More

Wexford Sport

Next Sunday’s Island Hunt point-to-point has been cancelled

The Island Hunt point-to-point at Ballydarragh, Gorey, which was scheduled to take place next Sunday has been cancelled. The organising committee became concerned about ground conditions at the track due to the dry winter spell and following an inspection by...

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Noble Prince jumps to five lengths success at Ballinaboola

The 2011 Cheltenham Festival winner of the Jewson Novices Chase, Noble Prince, put in a brilliant round of jumping in...

Sunday, 18/01/15 - 5:21pm Read More

Cheltenham Festival winner ‘Noble Prince’ among Ballinaboola entries

Paul Nolan’s 2011 Cheltenham Festival winner of the Jewson Novices Chase, Noble Prince, has an entry in the Open Lightweight...

Wednesday, 14/01/15 - 10:24pm Read More

Three winners for Jamie Codd at Tinahely

Raymond McGlinchy (green jacket), owner, breeder and trainer of 'The Bishop', winner of the geldings maiden race at  Fairwood, Tinahely, today, and one of three winners for jockey Jamie Codd.
  Jockey Jamie Codd got his New Year point-to-point campaign off to a magnificent start at Fairwood, Tinahely, this afternoon...

Sunday, 04/01/15 - 6:56pm Read More

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Over 100 entries for next Sunday’s point-to-point races at Tinahely

An impressive 103 entries have been received for next Sunday’s point-to-point races at Fairwood, Tinahely, Co. Wicklow, one of the...

Tuesday, 30/12/14 - 9:13pm Read More

New Ross boxer brings home gold

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THE FORTUNES of one New Ross sportsperson, whose career has been in the ascendancy over the last couple of years,...

Thursday, 13/11/14 - 1:06am Read More

Jamie Codd is tops with two winners at Wexford point-to-point races

Jamie Codd had a double at the Wexford Hunt point-to-point races held in ideal conditions at Moorfields, Ballinaboola, New Ross,...

Sunday, 09/11/14 - 7:22pm Read More

Wexford’s ‘Little King Robin’ on the road to Cheltenham Festival

Following the success of Little King Robin at Down Royal today; left to right; Brendan Walsh (Assistant Trainer), Mark Walsh (Jockey), Maria Kavanagh (Owner), David O'Connor (Groom), Harry Kavanagh (Owner's  Father), and Colin Bowe (Trainer).
Racing could have another super star after Little King Robin, (9/2), produced a magnificent battling performance to win the Grade...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:51pm Read More

Wexford races on Bank Holiday Monday

The ground has been described over night as “good, good to firm” for tomorrow’s race meeting at Bettyville Park, Wexford,...

Sunday, 26/10/14 - 11:24pm Read More

Rugby club in major Allianz deal

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A MAJOR new sponsorship agreement has been made between Allianz Ireland and New Ross Rugby Club (NRRFC). The deal, which...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 11:18am Read More