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Yesterday’s News


Saturday 27 July, 2019

O’Hanlon scores 1-3 as Armagh hold off comeback specialists Cork in Tullamore

Midfielder Caroline O’Hanlon was instrumental as Armagh secured a precious win in Tullamore against Cork.

Mayo through to All-Ireland quarter-finals thanks to full-forward line's 1-20 haul

Grace Kelly, Rachel Kearns and Sarah Rowe came up trumps in this afternoon’s win over Donegal.

Saturday 20 July, 2019

Finn points the way as ruthless Cork rout Cavan

Eimear Scally, Saoirse Noonan and Libby Coppinger also starred for the Munster side.

Big win for impressive Tyrone as Donegal stunned

Maxi Curran’s outfit will now need to defeat Mayo next week to keep their interest in the Brendan Martin Cup alive.

Saturday 13 July, 2019

McEvoy, Owens and Davey star as champions Dublin score 5-15 to overcome Waterford

Mick Bohan’s All-Ireland champions easily saw off the Déise with an 18 point win in Portlaoise.

Thursday 4 April, 2019

High-flying Trinity see off UCD to retain Colours title for first time since 1996

The win puts Dublin University within a point of a historic semi-final place.

Saturday 16 March, 2019

Aherne marks return with outstanding display as Dublin ease past Monaghan

The 2018 footballer of the year was in scintillating form at DCU on Saturday evening.

Sunday 3 March, 2019

Dublin draw on experience to overcome spirited Westmeath challenge and extend winning run

Anna Jones’ scoring display couldn’t inspire an unlikely victory over the champions.

Monday 25 February, 2019

'No prizes for winning your Conference:' Cullen won't let Leinster rest on 22-point cushion

The Leinster head coach signalled that Garry Ringrose and Dan Leavy are close to making a return to action.

Saturday 23 February, 2019

Niamh McEvoy bags 1-5 as Dublin come from behind to beat Mayo

Mick Bohan’s side moved top of Division 1 with victory at Croke Park.

Friday 22 February, 2019

Leinster run 9 past Kings to tighten stranglehold on play-off spot

Ed Byrne and Noel Reid grabbed two apiece as Leinster moved within one win of securing their place in the knockout stage.

Thursday 31 January, 2019

Belvedere begin Senior Cup campaign with impressive 15-point victory over Roscrea

Beaten finalists in last year’s competition, the 12-time champions dominated this contest.

Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Newbridge's second-half surge sees off St Gerard's

Jordan Nolan and Donough Lawlor dotted down during a tight affair at Templeville Road.

Saturday 8 December, 2018

Ireland international scores astonishing 5-4 as Clontarf secure All-Ireland Intermediate title

Siobhan Killeen’s display propeled Clontarf towards an historic Club Championship title at Parnell Park.

Friday 30 November, 2018

'I'm playing alright, but I want to go out and put my stamp on games'

Andrew Conway hopes to continue his strong form over the busy Christmas and New Year period with Munster.

Saturday 17 November, 2018

Magees deliver majestic display to seal Irish Open Badminton mixed doubles crown

It also brought Chloe’s long-awaited search for a second Irish Open final victory to an end.

Sunday 5 August, 2018

Bothwell rules the roost on home soil while Britain's Appleton takes women's Irish Open crown

Co. Down’s Peter Bothwell and Bromley’s Emily Appleton won the men’s and women’s Irish Open Tennis Championships in Carrickmines.

Saturday 4 August, 2018

Down native Bothwell defeats British rival to book place in Irish Open final

The national tennis title is down for decision in Carrickmines on Sunday.

Thursday 22 February, 2018

'When a guy comes out of the Academy for his first game, he’s got to get to 50 caps somehow'

Ciaran Frawley is set for his first Leinster start following an impressive appearance off the bench last weekend.

Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Mary's survive grandstand finale to see off gallant Roscrea in nine-try thriller

St. Mary’s are into the Leinster Schools Senior Cup semi-finals after a high-octane encounter with the 2016 champions.

Sunday 18 February, 2018

Blackrock College avoid quarter-final upset thanks to late drop-goal

St Gerard’s of Bray were on the verge of a major shock but ultimately missed out on a semi-final spot.

Thursday 1 February, 2018

League winners St Gerard's lay down Cup credentials in defeat of St Fintan's

The Leinster Senior Schools Cup first round continued today.

Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Blackrock denied five in a row as Michael's claim Leinster Junior Cup

It’s the Ailesbury Road school’s first title at the grade since 2012.

Wednesday 22 March, 2017

We'll meet again! St Michael's and Blackrock set for Leinster Junior Cup final replay

It was a low-scoring encounter in tough conditions at Donnybrook this afternoon.

Monday 6 March, 2017

Belvedere hold off late Clongowes fightback to book Senior Cup final spot

An early try put the Dublin school in control but Clongowes pushed them all the way.

Friday 3 February, 2017

Roscrea show defensive mettle to see off Monkstown

Adi Donavan got his side into the lead, but James Reynolds’ accuracy off the tee kept the Dubliners in touch.

Thursday 2 February, 2017

Clinical Terenure see off Kilkenny in Senior Cup opening round

Tries in either half by wingers Zak Vaughan and Luke Murnaghan proved decisive this afternoon at Castle Avenue.

Sunday 26 June, 2016

Olympic dream dead as Ireland 7s forced to settle for bronze medal in Dublin

After defeat to Russia, Ireland women dusted themselves off to beat Kazakhstan in the third-place play-off.

Ireland set up massive Olympics qualifier semi-final against Russia

Niamh Briggs was injured in a rout of Tunisia in the quarter-finals.

Saturday 25 June, 2016

Ireland women's sevens side set up showdown with Tunisia

The hosts saw off China earlier.

Ireland book Olympic 7s qualifier quarter-final spot with win over Portugal

Amee Leigh Murphy-Crowe scored two tries for Ireland.

Ireland get Olympic 7s qualification tilt off to rampant start with rout in UCD

Trinidad and Tobago were utterly outclassed.

Thursday 14 January, 2016

St Benildus book Leinster semi-final place after victory against Dublin rivals St Aidan's

A last four place beckons for the Kilmacud school.

Friday 27 February, 2015

Ireland's women beat world champions England to boost Six Nations hopes

A late Niamh Briggs penalty proved decisive.

Friday 13 February, 2015

Heartbreak for Ireland Women as France surge to narrow win in Ashbourne

After a lengthy delay due to floodlight failure, the visitors withstood a late Irish onslaught.

Sunday 25 May, 2014

Galway secure emphatic victory over London

Expectation was high for Paul Coggins’ side following their memorable 2013 exploits.

Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Plenty of positives for Irish Women's team to take from Six Nations campaign

Although their final game ended in a 19-15 defeat to France, the visitors superbly battled back from a 16-point deficit mid-way through the second half

Thursday 13 March, 2014

6 stars who'll have to shine if Irish women are to claim title

The French are going for a Grand Slam but Ireland can retain their championship with an away win.

Saturday 8 March, 2014

Irish rugby fans say goodbye to another legendary 13... Lynne Cantwell

The outside centre made her Ireland debut in 2001.

Friday 7 February, 2014

Grand Slam defence intact as Ireland Women slay Wales

Phillip Doyle’s ladies trailed 6-0 to their Welsh visitors but rallied well in the second half.

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