Sports


Robin Flies the Flag

Robin Dawson to lead Ireland at European Championships Tramore golfer Robin Dawson is set to lead the six-man Irish side at the European Amateur Team Championships which begin today (Tuesday) and conclude on Saturday next at Golf Club Bad Saarow (Faldo Course), Germany. Dawson, the only survivor from last year’s team, along with Alex Gleeson (Castle GC) [...]


Hurling


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Clonea Powered to Victory with Late Goal

Easrtern Intermediate Hurling Championship Clonea 3-14 Ferrybank 2-15 Brian Flannery Reports An injury time goal from former county minor Billy Power snatched a late victory for Clonea to maintain their unbeaten run the East Waterford Intermediate hurling championship.Played on an arid like pitch at Walsh Park on Saturday last it was Ferrybank who looked the likely winners when they hit [...]

SHC Lismore v Mt.Sion

Sion Pipped for Qualification Despite Victory

Senior Hurling Championship Group 3 Mount Sion 4-17 Lismore 2-15 Brian Flannery at Fraher Field Mount Sion had eight points to spare over Lismore in the final round of the senior hurling group phase at Fraher Field on Sunday evening last. Despite this victory and a record of two wins from three games the honours laden city side missed [...]

Soccer


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Ferrybank Complete Double with Last Gasp Winner

Ferrybank 1 Carrick United 0 (AET) Ferrybank completed the double in dramatic fashion on Thursday night last in what was an extraordinary match in many ways. This Pen and Brush decider was almost an hour late getting underway and the game was completed under the Graun Park floodlights because the U14 C Cup [...]

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Super Blues on Course for European Football

League of Ireland Premier Division Sligo Rovers 2 Waterford FC 3 Waterford FC moved seven points clear of fourth placed Shamrock Rovers as they continued their march towards European football in 2019 with a thrilling 3-2 win over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds on Saturday last. This was the second time this season that [...]


Football


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Stradbally Seize Minor “3″ Crown

Division 3 Minor County Football Final Stradbally 3-10 The Nire 2-11 Tony Ryan Reports Two goals in a five minute period at the start of the final quarter were the key scores in Stradbally defeating club rivals Nire in the Division 3 County minor football final at Fraher Field last Thursday evening.The first half was evenly played out with [...]

General


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Rohan Date: A Class Act In and Out of the Ring

Over the past four years I have had the pleasure of getting to know Rohan Date, and he’s a gentleman out and out, a soft spoken man and a credit to his family and his chosen sport of boxing. Since turning professional back in 2016 following a glittering amateur career, Rohan has blown away his opponents [...]