National Sport

Kellie Harrington wins silver at World Championships

Kellie Harrington is a World silver medallist, after losing her World championship final in Astana. The 26-year-old Dubliner fought bravely against China’s Yang Wenlu, but lost on a split decision. Harrington was only the second ever Irish female boxer to...

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Veteran John O’Shea playing cards close to his chest on retirement

John O’Shea is not about to prematurely call time on his international career, writes Liam Mackey. The Waterford man will...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 11:47am Read More

Ched Evans faces new rape trial in October

Footballer Ched Evans will go on trial to face an allegation of rape later this year. The former Wales international...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 10:57am Read More

A man for three seasons? Jose Mourinho’s career changes

Jose Mourinho, who was on Friday announced as the new Manchester United manager on a three-year contract, with an option...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 11:40am Read More

Jose Mourinho confirmed as Manchester United manager

Jose Mourinho has finally been confirmed as Manchester United manager. Louis van Gaal’s turbulent two-year reign was brought to an...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 11:40am Read More

Masters champion Danny Willett working harder than ever

Masters champion Danny Willett has vowed not to rest on his laurels as he targets another prestigious title in the...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 9:07am Read More

Jose Mourinho expected to be appointed Manchester United manager today

Jose Mourinho is expected to finally be confirmed as Manchester United’s new manager today after ironing out the terms of...

Friday, 27/05/16 - 7:00am Read More

Jose Mourinho agrees deal to take charge at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has agreed to become manager of Manchester United, Press Association Sport understands. Louis van Gaal’s uncomfortable two-year residency...

Thursday, 26/05/16 - 7:43pm Read More

Champions League final – Real Madrid v Atlético Madrid: Luka Modric can light up the San Siro

By Peter McNamara Ah yes, we are now hours away from the most important match in the soccer calendar so...

Thursday, 26/05/16 - 7:01pm Read More

Jenson Button thankful to escape injury after freak collision in Monaco

Jenson Button has admitted he was lucky not to sustain a serious injury after a drain cover smashed into his...

Thursday, 26/05/16 - 6:42pm 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...

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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

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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