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Irish boost for London Olympics
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Irish boost for London Olympics
IRELAND'S boxing prospects for the London Olympics were given a major boost with the performance of Ray Moylette and Joe Ward in winning gold medal...
Cork hot favorites when they line out against Kerry
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Cork hot favorites when they line out against Kerry
Prior to the introduction of the open draw in Munster in 1991, Cork and Kerry had met in 25 consecutive Munster football finals. The counties first...
North golf success is fine, but what of Cork?
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North golf success is fine, but what of Cork?
There were a couple of troubling things about Rory McIlroy's wondrous romp at the U.S. Open last Sunday week. The first was the presence of Shane M...
A goalfest in Galway versus Tipperary clash
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A goalfest in Galway versus Tipperary clash
This senior hurling clash between rivals Galway and Tipperary was a goalfest with a plethora of points thrown in as well. Though in the opening qua...
Controversy at end of hugely competitive game pitting Dublin and Kildare
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Controversy at end of hugely competitive game pitting Dublin and Kildare
AS usual, referees have come in for quite a bit of criticism as the provincial championship programs move towards the end of their respective campa...
FDNY edges NYPD at GP
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FDNY edges NYPD at GP
Over $10,000 was raised for the Sloan Kettering Cancer Fund when New York City's Finest took on the city's bravest at Gaelic Park in the Bronx rece...
Manhattan Celtic pick up 1st silverware in Flamhaft Cup
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Manhattan Celtic pick up 1st silverware in Flamhaft Cup
Goals by Dave Duffy and Sam Sneed propelled Manhattan Celtic to an historic 2-0 victory over Westchester Kick in the Flamhaft Cup final at Tibbetts...
McDowell, Harrington enthuse about McIlroy's skill
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McDowell, Harrington enthuse about McIlroy's skill
Both Graeme McDowell and Padraig Harrington acquitted themselves well in the U.S. Open, although few people might have noticed. McDowell, defending...
Brian O'Driscoll to speak in New York
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Brian O'Driscoll to speak in New York
Ireland's Brian O'Driscoll will speak this evening in Manhattan about the highlights and challenges of his rugby career, Leinster's successful run ...
Dublin expected to get past Lilywhites
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Dublin expected to get past Lilywhites
Kildare, a county at the heart of our horse racing industry, don't normally play intercounty football games on the weekend of the Irish Derby at th...
Internet gossip, criticism adds to pressures on stars
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Internet gossip, criticism adds to pressures on stars
The internet message board is the 21st century version of the Enlightenment salon, a place where people informally exchange ideas, opinions and, ye...
Cavan go into cruise control vs. Combo
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Cavan go into cruise control vs. Combo
A brace of goals from both Emma Clarke and Nicola King in the second half left Cavan cruising very comfortably to the finish line. Meanwhile the op...