Posts Tagged ‘niamh briggs’

Captain Marvel!

To the winner the spoils: Niamh Briggs (inset) pictured with the Six Nations Championship trophy. 								| Main Photo: Noel Browne
We’re beginning to run out of superlatives when it comes to Niamh Briggs. Seriously. Don’t believe me? Well then, it’s time for a quick recap. We’re talking about the 2013 World Player of the Year, who then followed that up by being nominated for the award [...]

Shoulder To Shoulder

It was another great rugby weekend for Waterford duo Niamh Briggs and Jack O’Donoghue.							| Photos:  Ken Sutton and Sportsfile
While one established Waterford rugby superstar was captaining her country to Six Nations victory over World Champions England, another outstanding prospect continues to impress in the red of Munster. Abbeyside’s Niamh Briggs kicked Ireland’s winning penalty four minutes from time in Ashbourne last Friday as the [...]