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#Rising Star

# rising-star - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Gillane: 'If you're playing within your shell, you're not going to get the best out of yourself'

After being dropped from the Limerick panel in 2017, Aaron Gillane has enjoyed a remarkable rise to the top of the game.

# rising-star - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Shopping for an All-Stars tuxedo, 'down to earth' JP McManus and Limerick's huge potential

Limerick forward Kyle Hayes says life hasn’t changed too much in the wake of their All-Ireland victory.

# rising-star - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Watch: 16-year-old Hoops keeper draws praise for stunning penalty save against Cork City Rising Star This post contains videos

Watch: 16-year-old Hoops keeper draws praise for stunning penalty save against Cork City

Gavin Bazunu kept a clean sheet at Turner’s Cross last week including a penalty save from Kieran Sadlier.

# rising-star - Sunday 8 April, 2018

'It's a huge deal to wear the green of Ireland' - Mixing it up between the world stage and school

Up-and-coming star Ciara Neville on her meteoric rise, Leaving Cert year and balancing it all on and off the track

# rising-star - Friday 12 January, 2018

'He has no boundaries in the way he thinks': Nacewa excited to take on Europe with Larmour

The veteran Leinster skipper says team-mates feed off the 20-year-old’s positive approach.

# rising-star - Thursday 11 January, 2018

'They start getting attention from the opposite sex and start getting bought pints in pubs'

Offaly boss Stephen Wallace is keen to protect promising 18-year-old Cian Johnson.

# rising-star - Saturday 6 January, 2018

'He'd step you in a phone box' - Larmour clamour continues to grow

The Leinster fullback scored two tries against Ulster at the RDS.

# rising-star - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

18 for 18: Ross McGarry is the latest talented footballer to roll off the Dublin production line

He scored 5-15 in six championship games for Dublin minors this summer.

# rising-star - Monday 24 July, 2017

Hogan Cup football final in Croke Park in April to Wexford senior hurling debut in July

Teenager Rory O’Connor caught the eye yesterday in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

# rising-star - Friday 7 July, 2017

Leinster U21 hurling final star added to Kilkenny senior panel to face Waterford

Richie Leahy brought into the squad by Brian Cody.

# rising-star - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Looking up to Joe Canning, going to college with Luke Meade and being coached by Jamie Wall

It’s been a quick rise for young Galway hurler Thomas Monaghan but he’s loving every minute.

# rising-star - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

America is freaking out over the high-school basketball player who scored 92 points Rising Star This post contains videos

# rising-star - Friday 20 January, 2017

Galway youngster Manning signs new deal with QPR following impressive run

The deal keeps him at Loftus Road until the summer of 2019.

# rising-star - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Shel-shocking the Aviva and a dazzling year in green: Leanne Kiernan's 2016

The 17-year-old sensation has had a year to remember.

# rising-star - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Carbery's former coach on what the rising star brings to Leinster

Clontarf’s Andy Wood wasn’t at all surprised by how well the fly-half started the Pro12 season.

# rising-star - Friday 27 May, 2016

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold

Jimmy Halpin is confident that Irish boxing’s newest star can bring home the world title.

# rising-star - Saturday 7 May, 2016

The Irish teen sensation who stunned his rivals to claim European gold

Nhat Nguyen talks to The42 about his remarkable success, moving from Vietnam to Ireland at the age of four and his goals for the future.

# rising-star - Thursday 5 May, 2016

After shooting 3-24 at U21 football level, Dublin senior breakthrough is the next goal

Con O’Callaghan has caught fire at U21 level this spring.

# rising-star - Monday 18 April, 2016

'I hadn't really much of an interest in the GAA' - Cork star on his recent rise to fame

Peter Kelleher admits that he didn’t have much of an interest when Cork last won an EirGrid All-Ireland U21 football title.

# rising-star - Monday 4 April, 2016

St Brendan's boss draws comparisons between Maurice Fitzgerald and 16 year-old Hogan Cup winner

David Clifford was the star for the Killarney outfit on Saturday.

# rising-star - Monday 5 October, 2015

'Unbelievable!' - Here's why everyone's going nuts for the UFC's new 19-year-old wonderkid Wow

# rising-star - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Lynch the sole senior panellist in Limerick U21 side for Munster semi-final

Limerick have home advanrtage tomorrow night.

# rising-star - Sunday 5 July, 2015

What a performance! 20-year-old Leona Maguire finishes 2nd at European Masters

The future is bright for the Cavan golfer.

# rising-star - Friday 29 May, 2015

Rory McIlroy isn't Ireland's only number one golfer collecting award after award

Leona Maguire has enjoyed a peerless rookie season in America.

# rising-star - Monday 25 May, 2015

Limerick's newest hurling star embraced playing on a 'field of legends'

Cian Lynch scored three points on his debut, and he seems to have plenty of confidence off the pitch as well.

# rising-star - Thursday 7 May, 2015

PSV confirm Memphis Depay will join Manchester United this summer

The PSV star had also attracted the attention of Liverpool and PSG.

# rising-star - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

An All-Ireland champion at 15, the Mayo nightmare of 2012 and concussion concerns

Colin O’Riordan captains Tipperary in next Saturday’s All-Ireland U21 football final.

# rising-star - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Tonight’s UFC Rising show on Setanta Ireland looks unmissable Rising Star This post contains videos

Tonight’s UFC Rising show on Setanta Ireland looks unmissable

The programme focuses on Conor McGregor and his build-up to this weekend’s clash with Dennis Siver.

# rising-star - Monday 1 December, 2014

Kieran Donaghy's 11 steps from injury to 2014 All-Ireland, Munster and county champion

Donaghy capped a memorable year by winning yesterday’s Munster club football decider.

# rising-star - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Journal Media Ltd wins 'Rising Star' award Fast 50

Journal Media Ltd wins 'Rising Star' award

Award recognises fastest-growing young tech company in Republic of Ireland

# rising-star - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Dublin's Conor McHugh was the best U21 footballer in the country in 2014

The Dublin forward has been named the Cadbury Hero of the Future.

# rising-star - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Jack McCaffrey - Studying medicine, schools cup rugby and winning with the Dubs

Dublin’s All-Ireland U21 winning captain has packed a lot into his career as he gets set for tomorrow’s start of their 2014 Leinster campaign.

# rising-star - Thursday 22 May, 2014

7 things to know about Kilkenny's Padraig Walsh aka Tommy's younger brother

The Tullaroan youngster caught they eye as one of the best players during the league.

# rising-star - Thursday 24 April, 2014

18 and in the first team, Heaney shows Rovers' Plan B in action

The 18-year-old won a penalty and scored the winner against Bray Wanderers on Monday night.

# rising-star - Monday 13 January, 2014

So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days

Here’s proof of how famous the Banner hurler has become.

# rising-star - Monday 2 December, 2013

20-point haul against Toulouse sees Hart’s stock rise

The 22-year-old Irishman was once again instrumental in an important win for Grenoble in the Top 14.

# rising-star - Thursday 28 November, 2013

‘Ciarán Kilkenny has all the attributes to be one of Dublin’s best’ – Alan Brogan

The Dublin forward believes his inter-county teammate will be a Blues star for years to come.

# rising-star - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

13-year-old set to become Ireland's youngest cricketer after Twenty20 call-up

Lucy O’Reilly is hoping to help her country into the T20 World Cup three months before her 14th birthday.

# rising-star - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Tonight we learned... that Mario Götze played in Listowel in 2008

Probably picked up a few midfield tips off Darragh Ó Sé while he was down there.

# rising-star - Thursday 6 December, 2012

VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf Role Model This post contains videos

VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf

TransWorldSport have dug this candid interview with a young Tiger out of the archives.

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