Rangers’ Murphy announces retirement after defeat to Ballyhale Shamrocks

DENIS Murphy has announced his retirement from hurling. The former intercounty star played his last game for his club Mount Leinster Rangers yesterday scoring 0-11 for the Carlow senior hurling champions against Ballyhale Shamrocks. The reigning All-Ireland and Kilkenny club...

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Tough task in store for Mount Leinster Rangers as All-Ireland champions come to town

IT is hard to believe it is as far back as 19 September that Mount Leinster Rangers retained their title when beating St Mullins in the county senior hurling final. In contrast Ballyhale Shamrocks who they play on Sunday beat...

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The Nationalist’s team of the 2021 Senior Football Championship

The Team of the 2021 championship is dominated by Rathvilly and Éire Óg players this year. Both teams were unbeaten...

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Shane Redmond retires not with the medals that the early days of his career promised but with memories that will last a lifetime

YOU could say Shane Redmond’s announcement that he was retiring from intercounty football was a shock. Possibly? Yet at 32,...

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Taking enjoyment from sport won’t end for Broderick with inter-county retirement

THE one theme which runs through this interview with Paul Broderick is enjoyment. Winning medals was fine but through his...

Friday, 03/12/21 - 11:19am Read More

Patrick Mullins to take the ride on Chacun Pour at Sandown Park this Saturday

WILLIE Mullins has insisted Chacun Pour Soi must “bring his A-game to the table” if he is to win Saturday’s Betfair Tingle...

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Kehoe named on Irish U18 Basketball squad

No joy in Leinster for Carlow champions

Quite the day in store for Ní Shé