Three Leesiders left standing in the Sigerson

Gary O'Sullivan and Darragh Murphy 11/2/2016
John Horgan Football THERE will be no Cork team in the knockout stages of the Sigerson Cup after UCC’s defeat to a very impressive UCD at the Mardyke, but a few players from the county are still on the trail...

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Cork rivals on course to meet in Munster Schools Junior Cup final

Jazz Pendejito and Fergal Conway 11/2/2016
Mark Woods Rugby CORK rivals CBC and PBC avoided each other in the Munster Schools Junior Cup semi-final draw.   Holders Christians and the 2014 winners Pres were handed home ties in the first week of March. Christians, who defeated St...

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Slick UCD deny UCC a Sigerson Cup date with destiny

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Éamonn Murphy GAA UCC 1-9 UCD 3-11 UCC WOULD have been forgiven for having a sense of destiny heading into this...

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Kingston’s hurlers have their sights on league quarter-final spot

Shane Golden and Mark Ellis 3/1/2016
John Horgan  Hurling HOLDING on to their Division 1A status and qualification for the knockout stages are prioritised by new...

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Guy Noves makes changes in pack for Ireland game in Paris

France head coach Guy Noves has rebuilt his pack for the task of stopping Ireland after it proved a weak...

Thursday, 11/02/16 - 1:06pm Read More

Mannion insists Galway have moved on from management row: ‘It’s just another year’

By Daragh Small All-Star Cathal Mannion said that Galway are looking ahead and that issues over team management have been...

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Fermoy mourns the passing of soccer legend Pats Noonan

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Pats Noonan, a player synonymous with Fermoy soccer, died peacefully in his 89th year at the Amberley Nursing Home on...

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Paul O’Connell calls time on his rugby career

The IRFU have announced that Ireland’s talismanic leader Paul O’Connell has retired from rugby. The iconic rugby powerhouse had planned...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 10:18am Read More

Kearney back in the frame for Cork hurlers’ trip to Galway

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John Horgan Hurling DANIEL KEARNEY is available for selection on the Cork hurling team for Sunday’s national league opener against...

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Demolition job by Donegal leaves Cork with lesson to absorb

Barry O’Donovan Football analysis WHEN Daniel Goulding gave away a free deep in Donegal’s half with a forward’s tackle and 12.35...

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Mike Ross ready for Ireland return against France

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Sean McCarthy Rugby  IRELAND coach Joe Schmidt may fast track Mike Ross back into the Irish team for next weekend as...

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Cork’s brilliant female athletes celebrate an incredible year in style

AFTER an incredible 2015, Leevale runner Lizzie Lee was crowned the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star of the Year.  Lee, who...

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Stander makes his debut as Zebo gets a chance to shine

CJ Stander 5/2/2016
MUNSTER captain CJ Stander will make his international debut for Ireland against Wales this Sunday.  The back row, who has...

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VIDEO: Lizzie Lee proves a popular winner of top ladies sports star award

LIZZIE Lee was a popular recipient of the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star of the Year award at a glamorous...

Friday, 05/02/16 - 6:28pm Read More

Video: Cork’s top sports stars of 2015

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Today’s the day we pick the winner of the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star Awards. See this video to find out...

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Irish soccer squad to train in Fota before heading to the Euros

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The FAI have announced that the Republic of Ireland men’s senior team will set up a pre-Euro 2016 training camp at the...

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Christians and Pres to collide in Munster Schools Cup semi-final

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CORK will be represented by either CBC or PBC in the Munster Schools Senior Cup final on Tuesday, March 8...

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Irish soccer international to wear number one jersey against Donegal

Mark Woods GAA IRELAND junior soccer international goalkeeper Brendan O’Connell is the surprise choice in the Cork team to play...

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Duncan Casey signs new Munster deal as Sam Arnold moves from Ulster

Munster Rugby has confirmed this afternoon that Duncan Casey has signed a two-year contract extension and Ulster Rugby’s Sam Arnold...

Thursday, 04/02/16 - 10:09pm Read More

Quiet man from Cloyne steps up to the top tier

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John Horgan GAA JERRY O’Sullivan’s elevation to the chair of the Munster Council is very much a case of natural...

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