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Walsh colt may be knocking on wood
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Walsh colt may be knocking on wood
Brendan Walsh being interviewed in 2019. KENTUCKY HBPA By John Manley Prevalence, the 3-year-old colt trained by Brendan Walsh, ran his record to t...
Season to kick off
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Season to kick off
The domestic soccer season formally begins today as Shamrock Rovers host Dundalk in the President’s Cup Final at Tallaght Stadium in west Dublin. L...
Ready for Wales
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Ready for Wales
Ronan Kelleher passes to Tom O’Toole during Ireland Rugby Squad Training, IRFU High Performance Centre, Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown, Dubli...
‘Strange,’ ‘fascinating’ 2020-21 season
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‘Strange,’ ‘fascinating’ 2020-21 season
Joe Hurley, left, at the rosette stand outside Upton Park back in the day. Joe Hurley Sr. took the snap. By Peter McDermott Perhaps nothing epitomi...
Harrington finds his game in the desert
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Harrington finds his game in the desert
Padraig Harrington on the 16th on Day 2 at the Irish Open, Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort, Ballymena, Co. Antrim, on Sept. 25, 2020. In this week’s prin...
Saturday night final
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Saturday night final
Sarah Dervan of defending All Ireland Camogie champions Galway who will face off against Kilkenny in the 2020 final Saturday night under lights at ...
Pitino’s Purgatory, a coach’s 2nd act
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Pitino’s Purgatory, a coach’s 2nd act
Rick Pitino’s first season as coach of Iona College has begun. After one win and two losses, the Gaels will play Quinnipiac on Friday and Saturday ...
Last Call For GAA ‘Grassroot Stories’
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Last Call For GAA ‘Grassroot Stories’
Garrycastle players run out for the Leinster club championship semifinal against Kilmacud Croke at Parnell Park, Dublin, on Nov. 21, 2010. INPHO/DO...
Carried shoulder high, win or lose
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Carried shoulder high, win or lose
Christy Ring being interviewed not long before his death in 1979. PART II By Dave Hannigan When Wexford beat Cork in the All-Ireland final in 1956,...
Haran springs Hoosier shocker
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Haran springs Hoosier shocker
John Haran. [FOUR FOOTED FOTOS] By John Manley John Haran nearly short-circuited the toteboard at Indiana Grand following the running of last Thurs...
Ring was at his peak for a decade
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Ring was at his peak for a decade
Christy Ring having an exchange of views with a longtime rival, the Limerick hurler Mick Mackey, who that day was a match official. CHRISTY RING CE...
Caldwell is joint-5th in Italian Open
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Caldwell is joint-5th in Italian Open
Jonathan Caldwell was in the top 10 for the second consecutive week. INPHO/TOMMY DICKSON By John Manley Thirteen years have passed since Rory McIlr...