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TV3 Six Nations Launch: Ronan O’Gara – The Irish Examiner – December 9 2017

O’Gara vouches for value of being a ’one-club man’ By Daire Walsh Ronan O’Gara hopes that Ireland’s top players can see the value in ending their careers as a ‘one-club man’. Following in the footsteps of Donnacha Ryan (who recently … Continue reading

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TV3 Six Nations Launch: Ronan O’Gara (Online) – The Irish Examiner – December 8 2017

Ronan O’Gara: Leicester will try to get at least a losing bonus point against under-pressure Munster By Daire Walsh Ronan O’Gara believes the pressure will be on Munster to deliver the goods tomorrow night, when they welcome Leicester Tigers to … Continue reading

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School Sports Star Of The Week: Sergei Runin (St Aidan’s CBS) – The Evening Herald – December 7 2017

STAR OF THE WEEK Sergei Runin (St Aidan’s CBS) IT proved to be a memorable week for versatile St Aidan’s CBS student Sergei Runin. He followed up his hat-trick for the school’s soccer side in their last-16 Leinster Senior Boys’ … Continue reading

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Dublin First Year Hurling Semi-Final: Colaiste Eoin V St Fintan’s HS, Sutton – The Evening Herald – December 7 2017

DUBLIN 1ST YEAR HURLING SEMI-FINAL: COLAISTE EOIN 6-13 ST FINTAN’S HS 2-3 Excellent Eoin to face Ardscoil in final showdown Daire Walsh COLAISTE Eoin will face Ardscoil Ris in the First Year Schools Hurling Cup decider after they recorded respective … Continue reading

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Leinster Senior ‘A’ Football Championship Group A: St Aidan’s CBS V St Mel’s College – The Evening Herald – December 7 2017

LEINSTER SF ‘A’ CHAMPIONSHIP Aidan’s in outstanding form to make the last eight Daire Walsh JOHN Foley, Jordan Leonard and Lee Gannon all helped themselves to a hat-trick of goals during St Aidan’s CBS’ comprehensive victory over St Mel’s College … Continue reading

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Dublin Schools Juvenile ‘B’ Football Championship Final: St Colmcille’s CS V Colaiste Eanna – The Evening Herald – December 7 2017

DUBLIN JUV ‘B’ F FINAL: ST COLMCILLE’S 5-8 COL EANNA 3-4 Colmcille’s earn local bragging rights with win Daire Walsh DARRAGH Malone and Ben Lawlor were in sparkling form at O’Toole Park last Friday afternoon as St Colmcille’s CS had … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Senior ‘A’ Football Championship Group C: Colaiste Eoin V Scoil Mhuire Clane – December 7 2017

LEINSTER SF ‘A’ GROUP C: COLAISTE EOIN 2-12 SCOIL MHUIRE CLANE 1-7 EOIN GET INTO THE GROOVE Booterstown boys get to knock-out stages Daire Walsh FIRST-HALF goals from Tomás Ó hEachthigheirn and Fionn Ó Ceallaigh set the foundations for Colaiste … Continue reading

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My Club: UCC RFC (Club President Matthew Morehan) – In Touch Magazine – December 6 2017

CLUB SCENE: MY CLUB By DAIRE WALSH UCC RFC UCC Rugby Club, Ferry Lodge, Mardyke Walk, Mardyke, Cork. www.rugbyucc.ie WITH last Saturday’s 22-15 success away to UL Bohemians marking their fifth win from six matches), UCC RFC currently find themselves … Continue reading

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Rugby Column Number 100: The Kildare Nationalist – December 5 2017

RUGBY COLUMN – DECEMBER 5 2017 By Daire Walsh James Lowe enjoyed a debut to remember on Saturday afternoon last, when Leinster secured a comprehensive bonus-point victory over Benetton Treviso in the Guinness PRO14. With 25 tries from 52 appearances … Continue reading

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OCI Pre-EGM Media Briefing: Key Points – The Irish Examiner – December 6 2017

Goal to be financially independent, self-sufficient Daire Walsh As part of their new, athlete-centred seven-year strategic plan (2018-2024), the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) are seeking to become a financially independent, self-sufficient body. This was one of the key points … Continue reading

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