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Contention yes, victory no
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Contention yes, victory no
There were no laurels bestowed upon Irish golfers over the weekend but not for want of trying. Padraig Harrington came closest, playing runner-up t...
Limerick, Clare are looking good Limerick, Clare are looking good
Clare 0-24; Limerick 1-21 By year’s end, Clare and Limerick could be a trilogy and certainly if we get anything like the fare in Cusack Park, Ennis...
Mayo win first NY final of 2022 Mayo win first NY final of 2022
Mayo 4-23 Cork 4-15 On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, the sizeable crowd in Gaelic Park, enjoyed the first final of the 2022 season as Mayo goaled t...
Dublin should get past Meath Dublin should get past Meath
Following Dublin’s impressive win over Wexford in the Leinster quarter-final, the Leinster GAA will be hoping that the Dubs can bring the crowds ba...
Longshot shocker gets Galway assist
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Longshot shocker gets Galway assist
Rich Strike’s victory in the Kentucky Derby was certainly a once-in-a-generation event, if not once in a lifetime. Regardless, the colt that closed...
Another late bid fails for McIlroy
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Another late bid fails for McIlroy
We’re seeing a pattern here. Rory McIlroy’s 2022 script seems to be Houdiniesque – he either makes the cut on the number (or close thereto) and the...
Champions Limerick move up a gear late to win against Tipperary Champions Limerick move up a gear late to win against Tipperary
Limerick 3-21; Tipperay 0-23 There was a redemption of sorts in Tipperary’s performance which was good enough to lead Limerick for all but the last...
Kerry should ease through at Ui Rinn
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Kerry should ease through at Ui Rinn
Cork and Kerry first met in a Munster football final in July 1889. That game was played in Mallow Town Park and 13 decades later whenever these nei...
Galway's shot at the Roses
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Galway's shot at the Roses
Michael Hilary and Negar Burke of Loughrea, Co. Galway will view Saturday’s Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs with more than just a passing interes...
Resolute Phipps rallies to take title
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Resolute Phipps rallies to take title
Ben Phipps dug a big hole for himself in the first round of the American Rivers Conference championship at Geneva Golf & Country Club in Muscatine,...
Calls For Katie Croker Return Calls For Katie Croker Return
There were immediate calls for a return fight - this time on home ground for Katie Taylor. Taylor defeated Puerto Rico's Amanda Serrano Saturday ni...
Drummy helps Duke to win Drummy helps Duke to win
The Atlantic Coast Conference settled championships in golf and tennis over the weekend, and the champions had a strong Irish presence. The Wake Fo...