O’Sullivan’s departure leaves hurlers short of defensive options

Cork Hurling Press Event - Monday 17th June
 Éamonn Murphy  AS sweet as the storming comeback against Dublin was, it raised questions about the depth of Cork’s bench. There’s a shortage of experienced and reliable defenders, which made it hugely surprising when news broke today Conor O’Sullivan had...

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Horgan inspires epic comeback

Walsh and Cahalane
JOHN HORGAN Nowlan Park Cork 1-27 Dublin 2-23 INCREDIBLE stuff and another illustration of why the game of hurling just never ceases to amaze after Cork staged a major recovery mission to reach the national league final. Nowlan Park yesterday...

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Clever Déise tactics will have Rebels on red alert

Déise delight
Waterford 1-19 Tipperary 2-15 IT’S an awkward one, facing the team you’re taking on in the first round of championship...

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Lehane: Work-rate and goals are key

Lehane goal
Éamonn Murphy Hurling IF ever there’s a county that specialises in apathy during the spring it’s Cork. The hurlers haven’t...

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Just like Fellaini, the Cork footballers have their confidence back

Barry O’Donovan Analysis ONE of the more revealing themes of last weekend was the reference by Cork footballers and management...

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With Dundalk on song City can’t afford any more draws

Cork City
Barbara O’Connell Soccer HARD to imagine that even though we are just seven games into the new Airtricity Premier League...

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Cork looking forward to hosting Kingdom

CORK will have home advantage against All-Ireland champions Kerry in their knockout Munster Minor Football Championship semi-final next month following...

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League leaders Dundalk must travel to the Mardyke

LEAGUE champions Dundalk will be coming to the Mardyke to play Noel Healy’s Collingwood Cup and MSL double champions, UCC...

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Healy back in action for City

Colin Healy
THE beads of sweat that dipped down Colin Healy’s face suggested that this would be a brief interview at Bishopstown...

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The Paudie Palmer column: Rebels rising

Cork fans
BEFORE I get into last weekend’s action can I begin with a question: should there have been any action at...

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Minor step ahead of major Kerry test

Minor football
THIS group of Cork minors are viewed as highly promising, and for spells they showed why at the Gaelic Grounds...

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Ellis could be out but Cadogan set to return to face Dubs

MARK Ellis is considered to be a very doubtful starter for Cork’s NHL semi-final with Dublin at Nowlan Park next...

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Cronin now gearing up for WRC debut

Cronin 1
FORMER triple British Rally Champion Keith Cronin is unlikely to have any further competitive outings prior to his debut in...

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Lehane: Cunningham isn’t a motivating factor

Lehane 1
THE chance to step closer to a first league title since 1998 will be Cork’s driving force this Sunday, not...

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Young Cork team learn a very harsh lesson

Veteran defender Bríd Stack speaks to some of the newer recruits in the backline during their National League game against Dublin on Sunday. Picture: Anois Photography
IT’S been a hectic few weeks for the Cork ladies footballers, and Sunday’s 16-point loss to Dublin only epitomised that....

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Dubs have yet to cut loose at Croker

Dublin 0-17   Monaghan 0-16  DUBLIN’S form at Croke Park means Cork should be well capable of matching them in...

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Deadly duo pounce for crucial goals

Hurley's goal
Mark Woods at Croke Park Cork 4-11 Donegal 0-19 CLINICAL finishing propelled Cork to the Division 1 league decider in a...

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Shields a doubt for league final

CORK football captain Michael Shields is in a race against time to be fit for the Allianz Division 1 league...

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Poor display sees Dublin crush the reigning champs

Cork's Valerie Mulcahy gets  the ball away as she's tackled by  Dublin's  Sinéad Golderick during the  ladies National League game at CIT yesterday. Picture: Eddie O'Hare
DESPITE a 16-point defeat to last year’s All-Ireland finalists Dublin, Cork have still qualified for the Tesco Homegrown NFL semi-finals. It...

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Solid signs Cork footballers can be championship contenders again

CONSIDERING the message from the Cork camp before the league was one of caution, with Donncha O’Connor stating avoiding relegation...

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