Jimmy gave it everything in his second coming

Jimmy-Barry Murphy 26/7/2015
By John Horgan Hurling JIMMY Barry-Murphy’s final remark as the Cork senior hurling manager in the immediate aftermath of the crushing defeat by Galway in the All Ireland quarter-final was that he couldn’t wait for next year.  Yet anybody present...

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Attitude sees Cork avenge Munster final loss to Kerry

Cork v Kerry - TG4 Ladies Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Final
Mary White  ATTITUDE was key to Cork securing a place in their fifth success All-Ireland final captain Ciara O’Sullivan admitted in the aftermath of their 13-point win over the Kingdom on Saturday. Having lost to Kerry in the Munster final...

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JBM made the right call but he’ll be missed

Galway v Cork - GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final
Éamonn Murphy JUST because the timing was right doesn’t mean the news didn’t sting.  There was no clamour for Jimmy...

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Jimmy Barry-Murphy steps down as Cork hurling manager

Cork hurling manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy has stepped down from his position. The Cork County Board confirmed the news of his...

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Rebelettes storm into 10th All-Ireland final in 11 years

By Jackie Cahill at the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick Cork 4-14 Kerry 0-13 Eamonn Ryan’s remarkable Cork are through to a...

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Kerry’s adapatibility makes them hard to stop

Paul Murphy with Ronan McNabb 23/8/2015
The Paudie Kissane column MORE teams than ever before are now using some form of blanket defence, so with more...

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Love of soccer guides Ring out of the darkness

Echo  Features  21/08/15  Cork City FC player Eileen Ring. Picture:Des Barry
“It’s a dark hole. It’s nothing.  I can’t even describe it. It’s an emptiness and a darkness.” Eileen Ring of...

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Tony Considine reveals what it’s like to prepare for an All-Ireland final

Richie Hogan 2/9/2014
The Tony Considine column THE countdown to next Sunday week’s All-Ireland hurling final is now well and truly underway for...

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Brave Bohane upholding rugby’s club traditions

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David Corkery  EVER since the game of rugby went professional after the 1995 World Cup how players learn their trade...

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It’s 75 not out for Nults as Sheppard signs new deal

Mark McNulty 9/7/2015
Noel Spillane  CORK City’s ‘Goalkeeper of the Year’ Mark McNulty is assured of a rapturous reception at Turner’s Cross tonight. ...

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Doireann is recalled to Cork side as Collig edge out Ballinhassig

CORK have made one change ahead of their All-Ireland semi-final against Kerry on Saturday.  Corner-forward Doireann O’Sullivan (above) returns to the...

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VIDEO: Midleton’s touching tribute to rugby stalwart

MIDLETON Rugby Club have played an amazing, heartfelt tribute to stalwart  Mick Cullinane, who last week passed away at the age...

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Playing at Croker was amazing, but I don’t expect an All-Star any time soon

GAA v Gaelic Writers Association
Éamonn Murphy  CROKE Park in August is usually the preserve of the best of the best. Even the top bands...

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Ramblers are now on a sound footing

NOEL SPILLANE Soccer  THE vibrancy and positive vibe is back at Cobh Ramblers. Last night’s well attended AGM in the...

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Huge blow to Magpies as Lehane ruled out

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By John Horgan Hurling MIDLETON have been dealt a cruel blow in advance of their Cork County SHC quarter-final clash...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 12:34pm Read More

Deadly Douglas on the double

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By John Horgan Hurling DOUGLAS remain firmly on the trail of a minor county hurling and football double after their...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 7:46am Read More

Copeland will be fit for Munster

Robin Copeland scores the first try 28/11/2014
THERE was mixed news on the injury front for Munster ahead of their final Keary’s Renault Summer Series game against...

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Magpies and Sars lead the race for SHC glory

John Horgan Hurling WITH every passing week we are closing in on who might be crowned Cork County SHC winners...

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Ballincollig will be hard to halt

Rory Noonan  BALLINCOLLIG moved a step closer to retaining their senior football championship title after their win over Valley Rovers...

Tuesday, 25/08/15 - 9:31am Read More

Armagh are the dark horses

Donegal v Armagh - TG4 Ladies Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final
ARMAGH have thrown a spanner in the works. It’s not the final four we expected, with James Daly’s side defeating...

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