Cork Sport

Protected: Thursday race cards

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Protected: Wednesday’s declared runners

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Tuesday, 22/04/14 - 12:09pm Read More

U21s pay high price for controversial decisions after sloppy first half

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THERE’S no getting away from the fact the decisions of referee Anthony Nolan from Wicklow cost the Cork U21s in...

Monday, 21/04/14 - 12:05pm Read More

Kanturk coaches praise side’s great unity of spirit

IT WAS a historic weekend for Kanturk Rugby Club as they claimed a place in the Ulster Bank All Ireland...

Monday, 21/04/14 - 12:02pm Read More

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Féile joy for four Cork clubs

GLORIOUS sunshine and big crowds at Ballinlough and Páirc Uí Rinn made it a memorable weekend of Féile finals action....

Monday, 21/04/14 - 11:53am Read More

Hayes queries referee’s decisions

Sean Hayes
CORK manager Sean Hayes had to bite his lip, when asked about the performance of Wicklow referee Anthony Nolan at...

Monday, 21/04/14 - 11:51am Read More

Dennehy: ‘The biggest pressure we put is on ourselves’

  Éamonn Murphy FROM the outside looking in, Cork City have exceeded all expectation in the early stages of the...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 8:42am Read More

Tactical switch proves key

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Cork City 3 Drogheda United 1  Éamonn Murphy A CHANGE in formation at half-time and an increased work-rate for the...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 8:41am Read More

Scale back fixture list for GAA players

Peter McNamara   CLUB players in Cork are constantly questioning the fixture-list throughout the GAA season and nobody would argue...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 8:26am Read More

Caulfield: We need to stay in touch with pacesetters

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  CORK City are eager to get back to winning ways at Turner’s Cross tonight after last week’s 1-1 draw...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 11:17am Read More

National Sport

O’Connell: ‘It’s an uphill task’

Paul O'Connell has warned that the current Toulon squad are much better than the side that hammered Munster in 2011.His side face the French Top 14 giants on Sunday in the semi-finals of the Heineken Cup.It was their 32-16 win...

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Martinez: Moyes will bounce back

Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident predecessor David Moyes will have no problems in getting a new job after being...

Thursday, 24/04/14 - 12:22pm Read More

Ecclestone bribery case begins

The trial of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone on bribery charges has begun in a case that could threaten his...

Thursday, 24/04/14 - 9:20am Read More

Barca transfer ban suspended as club begins appeal

Barcelona will be able to sign players this summer after FIFA announced that the club's transfer ban will be put...

Thursday, 24/04/14 - 8:32am Read More

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Lloris: It will be difficult for Spurs to do worse

Hugo Lloris has delivered a withering assessment of Tottenham's campaign, admitting they would be hard pushed to get any worse...

Thursday, 24/04/14 - 8:20am Read More

We did not sack Moyes in ‘unprofessional’ manner, say United

Manchester United have hit back at claims they handled David Moyes' dismissal in an "unprofessional" manner.Moyes, sacked on Tuesday just...

Thursday, 24/04/14 - 8:13am Read More

Real claim first leg advantage over Bayern

Real Madrid 1 Bayern Munich 0Real Madrid took a step towards their first Champions League final in 12 years by...

Wednesday, 23/04/14 - 9:55pm Read More

Chelsea trio charged by FA

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, his assistant Rui Faria and midfielder Ramires have been charged by the Football Association for their...

Wednesday, 23/04/14 - 6:24pm Read More

Zebo ‘can’t wait to rip into Toulon’

Simon Zebo says Munster have to empty the tanks this weekend and give their best performance of the season.Munster are...

Wednesday, 23/04/14 - 3:29pm Read More

No thanks for players from Moyes

David Moyes has broken his silence after his sacking as Manchester United manager - and pointedly made no mention of...

Wednesday, 23/04/14 - 2:43pm Read More

Sport Columns

Protected: Tuesday’s Declared Runners

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Our country is sports obsessed

Dublin Mayo
  A trip back to Ireland reminded Dave Hannigan how Irish people embrace sports of all codes      ...

Friday, 11/04/14 - 12:42pm Read More

Leaky defence must shore up in the summer

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IN THE circumstances, Cork will be satisfied enough with Sunday’s battling defeat to Tipp. Granted it denies them a shot...

Wednesday, 02/04/14 - 10:12am Read More

Footballers’ attacking style suited to new high-scoring era

Mark Collins
  WITH gaelic football being taken over by hurling tallies these days, the scoring department of each All-Ireland contender will...

Wednesday, 02/04/14 - 10:09am Read More

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Players have bought into Cuthbert plan

Mark Collins
            WHEN Jim McGuinness was attempting his own evolution of Donegal football a few years...

Friday, 07/03/14 - 12:08pm Read More

Hurlers must learn to adapt and evolve

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THE CHRISTY O’CONNOR COLUMN IN a newspaper interview last Saturday, Patrick Horgan’s frustration at the general perception of Cork’s status...

Tuesday, 18/02/14 - 10:22am Read More

Irish game paying the price of high cost of coaching

The Dave Hannigan column WATCHING Chelsea versus Manchester City the other week, somebody pointed out that there were more Serbs...

Friday, 14/02/14 - 7:33am Read More

Cork need to settle on a centre-back this season

THE CHRISTY O’CONNOR COLUMN                 PRIOR to last year’s All-Ireland semi-final, Pa Cronin...

Thursday, 13/02/14 - 8:09am Read More

Early days but Cuthbert’s attacking system has impressed

              Éamonn Murphy MAKE no mistake about it, yesterday was a hugely encouraging outing...

Sunday, 09/02/14 - 9:18pm Read More

Roy’s the boy to destroy Demons

Roy Downey
              IF CARLSBERG did winning games, then this local derby win by Bord Gáis...

Sunday, 09/02/14 - 9:13pm Read More

Sports Blogs

Éamonn Murphy’s hurling league awards

IT’S been clear for quite some time that the league isn’t a priority on Leeside. The title hasn’t been collected since a callow Diarmuid O’Sullivan, before the legend of The Rock took hold, was captain back in 1998. They were...

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Let other sports use GAA facilities and charge them well

IT was interesting to note last week that GAA clubs around the country are to be reminded by the association’s...

Tuesday, 04/03/14 - 11:59am Read More

Caulfield, Morley or O’Flynn, who would you choose?

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              Cork City are celebrating 30 years this season, and the Evening Echo is...

Monday, 03/03/14 - 12:54pm Read More

Holland is making waves Down Under

Linda Holland
Glengarriff’s Linda Holland recently played in the inaugural LFL final at NIB Stadium in Perth with the  WA Angels. Here...

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Galvin was booed by Rebels because they feared him

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                  IT was entirely fitting that Paul Galvin called time on his...

Friday, 07/02/14 - 9:25am Read More

Three areas Ireland will have to dominate to beat the Scots

Rory Best
Seán McCarthy looks at the where the Irish rugby side will have to impress this Sunday to get off to...

Friday, 31/01/14 - 7:41am Read More

Cork hurlers will offer insight into training preparation

              DO YOU want to know how the Cork hurlers break down tactics and...

Friday, 24/01/14 - 12:52pm Read More

Half-back better role for Shields

DURING the All-Ireland SFC round four qualifier at Croke Park last year against Galway, there were two defining moments that...

Friday, 24/01/14 - 11:52am Read More

Cork hurlers will fall just short on Sunday

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  IN THE winter of 2011 when Jimmy Barry- Murphy took over Cork for his second term, he readily admitted...

Wednesday, 07/08/13 - 8:33am Read More

It will be no accident if Limerick are victorious

John Allen
  WHEN John Allen quietly departed Cork’s loss to Kilkenny in the 2006 All-Ireland final, most people expected that would...

Friday, 12/07/13 - 12:45pm Read More

Sports Features

Late arrival proves to be last man standing

Donncha O’Connor is the only starter from the league game with Dublin in 2006 still on the Cork panel. He tells   Barry O’Donovan  what it’s like being one of the elder members of Brian Cuthbert’s squad     Cork...

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Regan: Cork have far better hurlers than the Banner

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RTE panellist Daithí Regan says the Rebels have a far better panel than the Clare men. He tells Peter McNamara that...

Friday, 21/02/14 - 10:51am Read More

Sean’s work is key to gain edge

JBM might be considered an ‘old school’ manager, but as Sean O’Donnell revealed to Peter McNamara, the Rebels are utilising...

Tuesday, 18/02/14 - 10:17am Read More

Maximising resources

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  Cork might not have invested as heavily in coaching as the likes of Dublin, but there are still passionate...

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The long and winding road to senior hurling

Breaking bad
    Aidan Walsh makes his long-awaited senior bow tomorrow night. Éamonn Murphy headed up to his hurling workshop in...

Friday, 14/02/14 - 12:53pm Read More

Ice-cool Horgan isn’t just content with individual awards

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Éamonn Murphy met up with Patrick Horgan to reflect on the highs and lows of 2013 and to discuss why...

Thursday, 13/02/14 - 8:49am Read More

Hayes building game home and away

Mallow woman Elaine Hayes speaks to Mary White about her role as the president of the British LGFA Provincial Council...

Friday, 07/02/14 - 9:17am Read More

Hamilton aiming High

Hamilton High School have defied the odds to reach the semi-finals of the Harty Cup for the first time. What’s...

Friday, 31/01/14 - 7:48am Read More

Galvin to kick off in Croker for Florida

  Barry O’Donovan SO another routine season for Corkman abroad Sean Galvin. When we spoke to the kick-off specialist for...

Friday, 24/01/14 - 11:57am Read More

Corkman has brought MMA to a new level

GRAHAM BOYLAN, 38, from Gurranabraher and owner of Cage Warriors, has overseen another year of dramatic growth for his company....

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