National Sport

Per Mertesacker facing long injury lay-off

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker will be sidelined for “a few months” with a knee injury, manager Arsene Wenger has announced. The 31-year-old suffered the injury in Friday’s pre-season draw against Lens and did not travel with the rest of Arsenal’s...

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Rory McIlroy’s 345-yard shot beaten into second in US PGA long drive contest

Korea’s Byeong Hun An came out on top in the long drive contest at the US PGA Championship, much to...

Wednesday, 27/07/16 - 12:45am Read More

Dundalk lose battle in Belarus but retain hope for return leg

BATE Borisov 1 Dundalk 0 Dundalk have been beaten in the first-leg of their Champions League qualifier against BATE Borisov....

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 9:59pm Read More

Whistleblower says Russian drug cheats will still compete at Rio Olympics

The couple who blew the whistle on doping in Russian sport fear drug cheats will still compete at the Rio...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 9:29pm Read More

World Rowing take hard-line stance in banning 22 Russian rowers from the Olympics

World Rowing has taken the hardest stance with Russia since athletics ahead of the Rio Olympics, banning 22 of the...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 9:22pm Read More

Gonzalo Higuain becomes third-most expensive player of all time

Gonzalo Higuain has become the third-most expensive signing in football history after joining Juventus from Napoli. Juve have triggered the...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 9:05pm Read More

Creggs Pipes goes from strength to strength at the Galway Races

Creggs Pipes completed a four-timer with an all-the-way success in the COLM QUINN BMW Mile Handicap at the Galway Festival....

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 8:57pm Read More

Portstewart to host Irish Open later in 2017

Portstewart Golf Club will host the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open next year, setting up a three-week spell of links...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 8:37pm Read More

Cork City have one prominent injury doubt for Genk tie

The one lingering injury doubt for John Caulfield ahead of Cork City’s Europa League third round qualifier with Racing Club...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 8:29pm Read More

Roger Federer to miss rest of season

Roger Federer will miss the rest of the season, including the Rio Olympics and US Open. The 34-year-old said he...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 8:13pm Read More

Wexford Sport

Maudlintown Regatta is cancelled

The annual regatta organised by Maudlintown Rowing Club and scheduled to take place at Wexford Harbour tomorrow (Sunday) has been cancelled due to weather concerns.

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8-race card at Wexford on Friday evening

There was  a huge entry for all of the races at Bettyville Park on Friday evening, and consequently, the Nick...

Thursday, 30/06/16 - 11:09pm Read More

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...

Friday, 01/04/16 - 10:53pm 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