National Sport

Christopher Joyce returns from cruciate injury to start at full-back for Cork

Christopher Joyce and William Egan are back in the Cork defence for their Division 1A Allianz Hurling League opener against Galway at Pearse Stadium. Joyce is returning from a cruciate ligament injury, having missed the majority of last year, and...

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France ready to ‘bleed for the shirt’ against Ireland

France have vowed to restore their famed "spiked helmet" ferocity against Ireland in Paris on Saturday.Lock Paul Jedrasiak has shrugged...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 9:38pm Read More

FAI secure a new batch of Euro 2016 tickets for Ireland fans

By Stephen BarryAn extra 832 Euro 2016 tickets have been released to the FAI by UEFA, as the allocation for...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 8:45pm Read More

Video: BallTalk team preview the Allianz National Hurling League

Peter McNamara teases out the opinions of Evening Echo GAA writers Rory Noonan and Éamonn Murphy as the trio look...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 6:33pm Read More

Munster make four changes for Valentine visit of Ospreys

Munster head coach Anthony Foley has named his starting XV for this Sunday's PRO12 clash with Ospreys and made four...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 5:31pm Read More

Starstruck mascot gets to interview hero Wayne Rooney

Young Tomas from Wales became a viral sensation last summer, because of his stunned reaction to seeing Wayne Rooney in...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 4:30pm Read More

Jurgen Klopp says struggling Liverpool striker Christian Benteke must not hide

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has backed striker Christian Benteke to end his current slump but admits there is "no hiding...

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Former Sunderland winger Adam Johnson ‘abused revered position with girl fan’

Former Sunderland midfielder Adam Johnson "abused his revered position in society" when he had sexual contact with a 15-year-old fan...

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Diego Costa set to play in mask after breaking nose in training

Striker Diego Costa is expected to play in a protective face mask when Chelsea play Newcastle in the Premier League...

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Rory Best stresses the need for Ireland to be switched on from the start

Ireland cannot afford to be "caught cold" again in the scrum in Saturday's RBS 6 Nations battle with France in...

Friday, 12/02/16 - 2:27pm Read More

Wexford Sport

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 to heavy rain. The card will stand and the races have been rescheduled for Sunday, January 17 with the first...

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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

Bertram Allen on the sidelines after breaking his collarbone

Leading Wexford showjumping rider Bertram Allen is set for a spell on the sidelines after breaking his collarbone. The 20-year-old...

Friday, 28/08/15 - 11:50pm Read More

All-Ireland silver and bronze for Killurin Rowing Club

Killurin Rowing Club crews have won a bronze and silver medal at the All-Ireland Coastal Rowing Championships held last weekend...

Monday, 17/08/15 - 10:19pm Read More

Footballers are set the 70-minute challenge

DAVID POWER has charged his Wexford footballers with going the distance for the first time under his tenure on Saturday...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 4:03pm Read More

Guiney situation unclear

JACK GUINEY’S prospects of returning to the Wexford senior hurling fold this year are unclear after team-boss Liam Dunne remained...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 4:02pm Read More

“Everyone in our camp feels this defeat deeply”

“IT IS a flat dressing-room in there,” sighed Wexford captain Matthew O’Hanlon as he struggled to come to terms with...

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