Skibb steeled for derby showdown

4th May 2015... O'Donovan Rossa's Rob Long is tackled by Bishopstowns Diarmuid Lester during the Cork County  SFC at Clonakilty yesterday 
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
Denis Hurley Football LAST year, O’Donovan Rossa lost their county SFC first-round tie to Clyda Rovers, but got back on track with a win over Aghada and reached the quarter-finals. Another opening defeat, this time to Bishopstown, has once again...

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West Cork native to line out for London against Rossies

Michael Lundy with Donnacha McCarthy 25/5/2014
Éamonn Murphy GAA CORK might not start their campaign until June, but one Leeside footballer will be in championship action this Sunday.  Leap native Donnacha McCarthy has been selected to line out at wing-back for London in their Connacht quarter-final...

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Underage coaching philosophy must be about more than results

With Cork struggling in recent years at minor level, the spotlight is on the development squad structure. Barry O’Donovan spoke...

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Former Nemo boss Fitz the bill for Clare

Ephie Fitzgerald 11/5/2015
The Munster Senior Football Championship starts at the weekend with the meeting of Clare and Limerick in Ennis on Saturday...

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Tompkins: Cork teams aren’t able to field at full strength any more

Dublin v Cork  - Allianz Football League Division 1 Final
By John Horgan GAA LARRY Tompkins believes that a county winning the Liam McCarthy and Sam Maguire cups in the...

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Bennett set for City recall

Alan Bennett with Marc Griffin  4/5/2015
NOEL SPILLANE Soccer  CORK CITY will be chasing four league wins in-a-row when unbeaten Shamrock Rovers come to town for...

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Clare are missing too many vital players

Clare's Colin Ryan and Limerick's Donal O'Grady 11/5/2015
John Horgan Preview SUNDAY Munster SHC: Limerick v Clare, Thurles, 4pm THERE’S a theory being put forward that the losers...

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Cadogan ruled out for Douglas as JBM waits on club fixtures to be completed

By John Horgan Hurling JIMMY Barry-Murphy is hoping this weekend that the remainder of their squad who will be in action...

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Jones: Fans deserve a winning send-off

Munster Rugby Squad Training
As Felix Jones explained to Sean McCarthy this week, an emphatic victory last weekend hasn’t left Munster complacent before hosting...

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Kiely will have Ross rearguard in Tipp-top shape

Limerick v Tipperary - Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final
Éamonn Murphy FOOTBALL  WHILE the decision of Tomás Ó Sé to throw his lot in with Nemo was a huge...

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Video: 25th anniversary of Cork All Ireland’s double in 1990

The Cork All Ireland double winning teams in hurling and football from 1990, celebrated their 25th anniversary, with a civic...

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Cork must be bold at the back with Lorcán out

Éamonn Murphy HURLING THE Cork hurlers approached this spring with a few aims. They were keen to be more consistent...

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Lovren is the best centre back in the Premier League. what do you think?

Football fans were left scratching their heads today when a study named Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren as the best centre-back in...

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Video: Cork’s likely line up for Waterford clash

Cork face an injury crisis ahead of the Waterford game. Eamonn Murphy tells us who is likely to start in...

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Video: Noel Spillane on why John Caulfield must make changes tonight

Cork City take on St Pat’s in the EA Sports Cup quarter final at Turner’s Cross tonight. The Evening Echo’s...

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Magpies sweep into round four

By John Horgan Hurling IT wasn’t as easy as some might have suggested beforehand but Midleton team boss Jerry Wallace...

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Dundalk defeat can’t take from UCC’s outstanding run

Barbara O’Connell SOCCER IT was never about the result. Like the Liverpool game on Saturday night against Crystal Palace which...

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Paulo’s memory lives on

15th May 2015..... Pictured at the launch of the 2nd annual Paul O'Connor memorial hurling blitz at the North Mon this Wednesday,  were members of the Gaelscoil Colaiste Mhuire AG winners of the under 16'A' Cork colleges adn  under 15 'B' Munster colleges, from left,  Eadbhard O'Conaing, Craig O'hAinfin, Padraig Guil, teacher; Dayne O'Laoi, Stiofain O'Bradaigh and Liam Shorten, teacher
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
Éamonn Murphy THE tagline on the poster says it all — Paulo: Hero, Legend, Friend, Icon. Paul O’Connor passed away...

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Pa O’Callaghan well worth a place in hurling squad

17th May 2015.......   Ballyhea's  Maurice O'Sullivan is tackled by   Blackrock's  Niall Cashman  during    the Cork County SHC at Fermoy yesterday
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
John Horgan Hurling PLENTY to chat about on the opening weekend of the Cork County SHC, the loss of Blackrock...

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Ronan: We actually laughed at the odds

17th May 2015.......   Ballyhea's Neil Ronan gathers the ball from  Blackrock's Brian Ahern during    the Cork County SHC at Fermoy yesterday
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
John Coughlan THERE were joyous scenes after Ballyhea defeated Blackrock in the Cork Senior Hurling Championship at Fermoy on Sunday....

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