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#Frank Murphy

# frank-murphy - Monday 1 April, 2019

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Two men jailed over murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly

The father-of-three was shot dead in Meath in 2013.

# frank-murphy - Monday 10 December, 2018

Extra-time in All-Ireland semi-finals, club concerns, Liam Miller match and stepping down in Cork

Long-serving Cork board secretary Frank Murphy has written his annual report for the last time.

# frank-murphy - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Cork County Board announce Kevin O'Donovan as successor to long-serving secretary Frank Murphy

The recruitment process began in the summer and the appointment represents a seismic change.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Applications open today to replace Cork's long-serving secretary Frank Murphy

Murphy has been the chief administrator in the county since 1972.

# frank-murphy - Monday 11 December, 2017

'I know there's a lot said about Frank but I for one am very, very glad that he's staying on'

Newly elected chairperson Tracey Kennedy on the long-serving secretary staying on for another year.

# frank-murphy - Monday 23 October, 2017

Frank Murphy's tenure as Cork County Board secretary extended for another year

One delegate questioned why a process for the appointment of a new secretary wasn’t circulated to clubs.

# frank-murphy - Friday 13 October, 2017

Kiwi refs appointed to Ireland's opening November Tests

Meanwhile, Frank Murphy will run the line for Wales’ biggest games next month.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Former Connacht and Munster scrum-half Frank Murphy to ref his first Pro12 game

Murphy to take charge of Dragons v Edinburgh on Sunday.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Cork county board chiefs confirm massive €30m boost for Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Rebel County board secretary Frank Murphy revealed the news last night.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Cork look to names from past All-Ireland victories to propose new hurling boss

County chairman Ger Lane and secretary Frank Murphy will also be part of the committee.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

'You wouldn’t see it in Father Ted' - Cork delegates slam infamous county board statement

Donal og Cusack was also criticised and a process to appoint Brian Cuthbert’s successor was revealed.

# frank-murphy - Monday 27 July, 2015

Donal Óg Cusack calls out the 'stooges and yes men' in Cork GAA

‘They know as much about serious level sport as I do about the sleeping habits of the Ayatollah.’

# frank-murphy - Monday 17 November, 2014

Tomás Mulcahy, Frank Murphy and Gerald McCarthy pay tribute to the late Canon O'Brien

Cork’s 1990 All-Ireland winning manager was laid to rest today.

# frank-murphy - Friday 3 October, 2014

How Podge Collins, Frank Murphy and the GAA community have helped Cork's Jamie Wall

The Kilbrittain native is deeply thankful for the support he has received.

# frank-murphy - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Duffy and Parks in tears as Connacht wave goodbye to legends, and Heineken Cup

Head coach Pat Lam lamented a 19-point swing that cost his side dearly against Cardiff Blues.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Frank Murphy: RTÉ coverage has let down the GAA

The Cork county board kingpin says Sky Sports will force the state broadcaster to up its game.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Connacht hopeful Jake Heenan will be fit to face Leinster

Pat Lam will have to plan without Frank Murphy after the scrum-half was concussed against Munster.

# frank-murphy - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Connacht lose three players to flu hours before vital Toulouse game

The only silver lining for head coach Pat Lam is that his starting XV remains unaffected.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Evening Echo senior executive announced as new Cork GAA administrator

Diarmuid O’Donovan is set to take up the new position that will see him work alongside long-serving secretary Frank Murphy.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Reynecke set to make Connacht return ahead of Newport match

The side are currently struggling on account of several notable absentees through injury.

# frank-murphy - Saturday 10 November, 2012

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Movember power rankings: the top 10 sporting mos (so far)

Despite his outrageous handlebar, Padraig Harrington’s still smiling. He must have seen this week’s Movember leaderboard.

# frank-murphy - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Fierce battle predicted between young Leinster and Connacht scrum-halves

Blues coach Guy Easterby, a vastly experienced Number 9, is delighted with the progress of John Cooney.

# frank-murphy - Friday 21 September, 2012

Engage!: Connacht's Adrian Flavin gunning for Warriors in Glasgow

The London-born hooker is now in his sixth season at the Sportsground and is working hard on producing the province’s next front row.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Connacht in green hands as scrum-half Frank Murphy faces six months out

Coach Eric Elwood confirmed that a cruciate ligament injury will keep the 30-year-old old of action for most of the season.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning — apart from the difference between “long on” and “deep fine leg”.

# frank-murphy - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Cork county board to retain Frank Murphy's services and appoint administrator

The long-serving secretary is set to stay involved in GAA matters on Leeside.

# frank-murphy - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Four Connacht players sign contract extensions

Kyle Tonetti, Dave Gannon, Paul O’Donohoe and Dave Moore have all committed their futures to the province.

# frank-murphy - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Ulster and Connacht name teams, as Munster prepare for Ospreys test

The RaboDirect PRO12 continues this weekend, with sweeping changes being made to the Irish provinces’ line-ups.

# frank-murphy - Monday 20 June, 2011

Sideline cut: Murph gets up close and personal with the Rebels

Frank Murphy was there of course, and the man knows how to wear a trench-coat, I’ll give him that. It immediately gives him an air of style and quiet sophistication, far removed from the O’Neill’s jackets sported by your regular county board apparatchik.”

# frank-murphy - Friday 3 September, 2010

Connacht name starting XV to play Dragons

Westerners are paddy-last when it comes to naming squads.