Sports


Waterford Viking Marathon 2015

Marathon Memories

strong>Adele Walsh Reports The theme of this year’s fourth Waterford Viking marathon was entertainment. With over 10 live acts, sponsored by EirGen Pharma, such as the Jam Tarts, The Renegades and Suzie Q, in place across each of the quarter, half and full marathon routes, the runners really got their fill of music to keep them [...]


Hurling


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Deise hit Saffrons for six

strong>Brian Flannery Reports Waterford opened their Intermediate Championship campaign with a facile 21-point victory over a disappointing Antrim side at a sun-drenched Walsh Park on Saturday afternoon last. The hosts won the toss but opted to play into the stiff breeze and to defend the town end in the opening half yet despite this apparent disadvantage the [...]

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‘Total Camogie’ from Deise stars

strong>Brian Flannery reports Speaking to WLRfm in advance of last Saturday’s opening round of the All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship, Waterford manager Sean Fleming compared his side to the Dutch soccer sides of the 1970s. He spoke about his team’s ability to play ‘Total Hurling’ and having players with the ability to interchange and play in a [...]

Soccer


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Wexford much too strong for weakened Blues

riday night last proved to be a chastening one for a weakened Waterford United team in Ferrycarrig Park as Wexford Youths inflicted the heaviest defeat since Roddy Collins’ arrival at the club. The Blues boss Roddy Collins had only 13 players to choose from due to a host of players leaving the club in recent weeks [...]

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Collins still upbeat despite Wexford defeat

aterford United manager Roddy Collins still believes the club has a bright future despite another league defeat, the heaviest of his tenure with the team to date. He was still upbeat when he spoke in Ferrycarrig Park on Friday night last. “ It’s disappointing of course it is to lose four nil but there was [...]


Football


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Waterford seek Seventh Title in a row

strong>Waterford v Clare Waterford’s intermediate Ladies Footballers go in search of a seventh Munster Intermediate title on Saturday afternoon when they take on Clare in Mallow. Victory on Saturday would mean that it would be the second time that the county have won seven titles in a row at provincial level, equalling the run which was achieved [...]

Six of the best for Waterford – Munster Intermediate Ladies’ Football Championship

Waterford full-forward Sinead Ryan produced a Player of the Match performance at Fraher Field on Saturday afternoon last as Waterford booked a seventh Munster Final appearance in a row, despite having one game yet to play in the round robin phase. The Ballymacarbry sharpshooter hit 3-6 in total for the home side as her side ran [...]

General


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Waterford rider to represent Ireland in Mongolia

aterford rider Anna Lehane-Davny and Suzanne Hehle will represent the Irish Quarter Horse Association at an approved American Quarter Horse Association special event during the Inner Mongolia Invitational Horse Fair from July 10th to 13th. The large fair is considered to be one of the People Republic of China’s largest local festivals and will feature many [...]

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All Ireland Bronze for Thomas

he first stage of the All Ireland Juvenile Track and Field championships were held in Tullamore last Saturday. With the club being represented in 10 events, across two days – the first stage saw four of our athletes compete in three different events. The boys u/16 High Jump saw the first of our athletes get into [...]