National Sport

Jones leads Wolfhounds team boasting powerful front row

Felix Jones during Ireland squad training today January 29 at Carton House, Maynooth, Co. Kildare. Picture: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILEMunster's Felix Jones will captain the Irish Wolfhounds against the England Saxons in their game in Cork on Friday night. There...

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Russia cutting budget for World Cup

Russia is to cut the budget for hosting the 2018 World Cup as part of plans to slash state expenditure...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 1:22pm Read More

Murray into Australian Open final

Andy Murray reached his fourth Australian Open final in the last six years by winning a bad-tempered semi-final clash with...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 1:16pm Read More

NBA star Kobe Bryant set for nine months out

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is set for nine months out after undergoing surgery on a shoulder injury.Bryant, who...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 12:32pm Read More

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Agent tells Balotelli: Leave Liverpool for €70m or die there

Things have not gone as planned for Mario Balotelli at Liverpool, but the Italy international is hopeful of turning things...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 12:29pm Read More

Six Nations matches could move to pay-per-view

The Six Nations board will consider offers from subscription television channels when the current broadcasting rights deal expires, after the...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 10:51am Read More

Nothing ever went to Ronaldo’s head, says Crerand

It takes just two minutes for Paddy Crerand to shoot down what he regards as the biggest myth about Cristiano...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 8:29am Read More

Experience wins out as Williams beats teenager in Open semis

Serena Williams overcame a spirited challenge from fellow American Madison Keys to become the oldest Australian Open finalist in the...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 8:03am Read More

Strong start for McIlroy in Dubai

Rory McIlroy made a solid start at the Dubai Desert Classic as he attempted to turn his recent good form...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 7:57am Read More

Eriksen kills off comeback in final minutes

Sheff Utd 2 Tottenham 2 Tottenham win 3-2 on aggregateChristian Eriksen struck after 88 minutes as Tottenham killed off a...

Wednesday, 28/01/15 - 9:04pm Read More

Wexford Sport

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 the Open Lightweight Race at the point-to-point in Ballinaboola, Co. Wexford, this afternoon to score by five lengths for owner...

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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

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

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New Ross boxer brings home gold

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

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

Three winners for Barry O’Neill at sunny Tinahely

Noel Dempsey, owner, and John Walsh, trainer, with a winner at Tinahely today that is named after the little girl in the picture, Lule Kyle.
The first point-to-point of the season in the South East took place in sunny Fairwood, Tinahely, this afternoon where the...

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