National Sport

Tohill: Brolly ‘has become a bigger ego than he was’

By John FogartyFormer Derry captain Anthony Tohill says his old team-mate Joe Brolly wasn't the greatest trainer and has a bigger ego now than he had as a player.Tohill gave a frank assessment of the RTE pundit to the official...

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Keane supports FAI plans for centre of excellence in Cork

FAI Chief Executive John Delaney has revealed plans to spend €10m on a centre of excellence on the outskirts of...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:34am Read More

Westwood warns Gunners about Benteke

Ashley Westwood has warned Arsenal they should be having sleepless nights before facing Christian Benteke.The midfielder has backed the striker...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:13am Read More

Clarke: My Europe team will be ready for US Ryder Cup crowds

Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke is confident his players will be able to handle the partisan atmosphere when he leads...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:01am Read More

Thousands of English football fans banned from Dublin clash

British authorities have banned around 1,300 English soccer fans from travelling to Dublin in just under a fortnight's time.The Republic...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 8:10am Read More

FIFA in crisis following arrest of six senior officials

FIFA was plunged into crisis on Wednesday morning after Swiss authorities made early-morning arrests of six football officials.Officers carried out...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 7:40am Read More

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

Victory for the O’Sullivan’s from Mallow at Lingstown races today

Jockey Maxine O'Sullivan and her horse Cork Citizen in a happy mood following victory in the Open Lightweight Race at Lingstown, Co. Wexford  tody.
The Open Lightweight Race over the famous Lingstown banks was a thrilling spectacle this afternoon and it also produced the...

Sunday, 23/11/14 - 5:16pm Read More

Catherine bids for Euro glory

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A LOCAL athlete has been included as a member of the eight-strong Irish national team that will contest the Paralympic...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 9:06am Read More

Death of legendary Wexford hurling star Tim Flood

Tim Flood
The Funeral Mass of legendary Wexford hurling star, Tim Flood, (87), will take place at St. Clement’s Church, Cloughbawn, on...

Friday, 04/07/14 - 12:08am Read More

Wexford Sport

Olympian John Treacy opens new Enniscorthy Sports Hub

Opening the new Enniscorthy Sports Hub this afternoon.
Olympian and world class athlete, John Treacy, currently Chief Executive Officer of the Sports Council of Ireland, performed the official opening of the new Enniscorthy Sports Hub this afternoon. Cllr Barbara Anne Murphy, Cathaoirleach, Enniscorthy Municipal District, welcomed everybody to...

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Uphill finishes at Wexford’s first day of left-handed racing

135 ENTRIES have been received for Tuesday’s Wexford races where the horses will run left-handed for the first time in...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 2:13pm Read More

Eight races, an early start and a big jackpot at Wexford tomorrow

Wexford racecourse where tomorrow's action will get under way at 3.55 p.m.
Wexford races have been granted a jackpot pool of €12,842, carry over from today’s card at Tipperary where the prize...

Thursday, 09/04/15 - 10:16pm Read More

200 cyclists will contest Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race over Easter weekend

200 cyclists will compete in the international Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race this weekend. Pic: Christy Farrell.
THIS YEAR’S Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race run on Saturday, Sunday and Easter Monday has been oversubscribed by 50, which means...

Wednesday, 01/04/15 - 4:48pm Read More

Today’s point-to-point action at Monksgrange

Gigginstown House Stud produced the most impressive winner of the day at the Bree Hunt point-to-point races at Monksgrange, Rathnure,...

Sunday, 29/03/15 - 6:39pm Read More

Doubles for Codd and O’Neill and trainer Donnchadh Doyle at Borris

Jamie Codd took his seasonal total to 51 and Barry O’Neill to 29 with a double each at the Carlow...

Sunday, 22/03/15 - 10:10pm Read More

All-Ireland camogie championship win for Gorey Community School

Caption Catriona  O'Brien  is carried shoulder high as the celebrations begin after Gorey Community School's All Ireland camogie title success. Pic: John Walsh.
Sporting success has created a real buzz of excitement around the corridors of Gorey Communty School following a wonderful victory...

Monday, 09/03/15 - 9:01pm Read More

Codd’s double at Spring-like Lingstown races

The final race of the day divided at Lingstown, Tomhaggard, making it a seven-race card in Spring-like conditions where local...

Sunday, 08/03/15 - 9:16pm Read More

Jamie Codd in form with four winners at Tinahely

Champion point-to-point jockey, Jamie Codd, rode four winners and had two ‘seconds’ from six rides at the Bray Harriers annual...

Sunday, 01/03/15 - 7:47pm Read More

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...

Monday, 02/02/15 - 10:34pm Read More