National Sport

Jamie Vardy lookalike invited to join the team party

The celebrations look set to continue for some time in Leicester. Last night’s 2-2 draw between Chelsea and Tottenham was enough to confirm the Foxes as Premier League champions – and it looks like no-one in Leicester has had a...

Read More

Somehow strives to earn Aidan O’Brien Oaks call-up at Chester

Somehow bids to book her ticket for the Investec Oaks when she faces seven rivals in the Arkle Finance Cheshire...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 2:57pm Read More

Bournemouth fined £7.6million for breaching Financial Fair Play rules

Bournemouth were fined £7.6million by the Football League for breaching Financial Fair Play rules in their promotion-winning season. The club’s...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 2:28pm Read More

Danny Rose apologises for tunnel melee following Tottenham’s draw at Chelsea

Danny Rose apologised for setting a bad example after frustrations boiled over during Tottenham’s bad-tempered 2-2 draw with Chelsea. There...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 1:14pm Read More

Two Dublin punters celebrating Leicester windfalls

Two canny gamblers in Dublin woke up a lot richer this morning, thanks to Leicester’s unlikely Premier League victory. One...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 2:44pm Read More

Claudio Ranieri: Emotions were sky-high as title was decided

Claudio Ranieri says his emotions were at “the maximum level” after Leicester were crowned Barclays Premier League champions. Tottenham’s 2-2...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 12:37pm Read More

US sports anchor really doesn’t get what happened in the Premier League

You might find this cheering if you’re a Spurs fan. While the rest of the world is marvelling at Leicester...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 11:55am Read More

Threats force five-year-old Lionel Messi fan and family to leave Afghanistan

The family of a five-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his football hero Lionel Messi have been forced...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 11:01am Read More

Jamie Vardy sent one very pointed tweet last night

Jamie Vardy knows the value of a well-timed response. Leicester’s star striker took time out from celebrating their Premier League...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 10:42am Read More

McGrath injury scare for Tipperary

Prolific young forward John McGrath has emerged as a major injury concern for Tipperary ahead of their Munster SHC quarter-final...

Tuesday, 03/05/16 - 9:33am Read More

Wexford Sport

Saturday point-to-point races at Monksgrange has 97 entries

For the second weekend in succession, Bree Hunt will stage point-to-point races over the picturesque Monksgrange track, at the foot of the Blackstairs Mountain, near Rathnure tomorrow (Saturday). They raced there very successfully last Sunday for the annual fixture, but...

Read More

Manager is lukewarm on Congress changes

WHILE QUITE receptive to a number of the changes to competition rules applied at national GAA Congress last weekend in...

Friday, 04/03/16 - 4:28pm Read More

‘Mac’ back to face Kerry

CONOR McDONALD starts his first game of 2016 for the Wexford senior hurlers on Sunday when they face Kerry at...

Friday, 04/03/16 - 4:26pm Read More

Rosbercon out to scale biggest hill yet

WITH OUR Lady of Lourdes in Rosbercon not having any green-area for sport, their camogie challengers must negotiate the sapping...

Friday, 04/03/16 - 4:12pm Read More

Barry O’Neill has four winners at Bray point-to-point races

Elusive Classic (3) leads the eventual winner, Singing Banjo, ridden by Barry Walsh, as the field heads out on the final circuit at Tinahely today.
Barry O’Neill was the jockey to follow at the Bray Harriers point-to-point held at Fairwood, Tinahely, this afternoon, where he...

Sunday, 21/02/16 - 7:42pm Read More

Tinahely Point-to-point off, rescheduled for Sunday week

The Shillelagh & District Hunt point-to-point due to take place at Fairwood, Tinahely, tomorrow (Sunday) has been called off due...

Saturday, 09/01/16 - 5:24pm Read More

Lingstown point-to-point races next Sunday

The scene is set for the point-to-point races at Lingstown, Tomhaggard, next Sunday. The six-race card has an entry of...

Friday, 20/11/15 - 12:13pm Read More

Wexford Races rained off

The scheduled race meeting for Bettyville Park next Tuesday has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track and a poor...

Saturday, 14/11/15 - 8:42pm Read More

Point-to-Point racing at Fairwood, Tinahely, next Sunday

The first point-to-point action in the south-east for the new 2015-’16 season gets under way at Fairwood, Tinahely, with a...

Wednesday, 07/10/15 - 11:17pm Read More

History is made

BK4044 - Copy
NEW ROSS man, Tadhg Furlong, made history for himself at the weekend when he became the first man ever from...

Wednesday, 30/09/15 - 11:24am Read More