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All-Ireland Junior Cup Final Preview: Jamie Kirk (Dromore RFC) – Irishrugby.ie – January 22 2020

‘That Feeling Of Identity, It’s A Real Strength For Us’ – Dromore’s Kirk By Daire Walsh Dromore head coach Jamie Kirk reckons their semi-final victory over Crosshaven will serve as the perfect primer for Saturday’s Energia All-Ireland Junior Cup final against Kilfeacle … Continue reading

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FAI Schools Senior Girls Leinster Cup Final: Athlone Community College V Presentation SS, Kilkenny – The Westmeath Independent – January 22 2020

SOCCER: FAI SCHOOLS SENIOR GIRLS LEINSTER CUP FINAL Molloy magic crushes ACC hopes of retaining Leinster crown ATHLONE COMMUNITY COLLEGE……………………..2 PRESENTATION SS, KILKENNY…………………………4 DAIRE WALSH ATHLONE Community College suffered heartache in Dublin on Monday afternoon as they fell to defeat … Continue reading

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Rugby Column Number 173: The Kildare Nationalist – January 21 2020

RUGBY Tracy among the tries as Leinster march on By Daire Walsh KILL’s James Tracy bagged his first try in over 12 months at Stadio Monigo in Treviso on Saturday afternoon as Leinster made it six wins from six in … Continue reading

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Leinster Schoolgirls Hockey Senior Cup Semi-Final: Newbridge College V Newpark Comprehensive – The Kildare Nationalist – January 21 2020

HOCKEY: LEINSTER SCHOOLGIRLS SENIOR CUP SEMI-FINAL Heartbreaking penalty shoot out defeat for Newbridge College NEWBRIDGE COLLEGE……………………….0 NEWPARK COMPREHENSIVE………………..0 (Newpark won 2-0 on penalties) By Daire Walsh THERE was heartbreak for Newbridge College at Three Rock Rovers last Wednesday at the … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Junior Cup Final Build-Up: Willie Staunton (Kilfeacle & District) – Irishrugby.ie – January 21 2020

Staunton Primes Kilfeacle For Second Shot At Junior Cup Glory By Daire Walsh Buoyed by their magnificent semi-final triumph over Ashbourne, Kilfeacle & District will be aiming to go a step further when they face Dromore in the Energia All-Ireland … Continue reading

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Leinster Media Briefing Pre-Benetton European Away Game: Josh van der Flier – The42.ie – January 21 2020

‘Stuart told me to be more demanding of the ball… that I should be getting a bit more involved’ Josh van der Flier is working on taking his game to the next level. DESPITE BECOMING AN established figure for both … Continue reading

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Sigerson Cup Quarter-Final: DCU V Queen’s University – The Irish News – January 20 2020

Electric Ireland Sigerson Cup quarter-final DCU 7-14 Queen’s University, Belfast 0-9 Queen’s suffer at DCU hands FROM DAIRE WALSH AT ST CLARE’S A RUTHLESS DCU brought Queen’s University’s Sigerson Cup campaign to an abrupt halt at St Clare’s yesterday afternoon. … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Championship Final: Story Of The Game – The Evening Echo – January 20 2020

STORY OF THE GAME Daire Walsh Rovers couldn’t build on purple patch Turning point After Conahy hit four points early on in succession to stretch their lead to six, a determined Rovers fired back with a similar haul. Yet the … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Championship Final: Three Reasons Why Russell Rovers Lost – The Evening Echo – January 20 2020

Three reasons why Russell Rovers lost Daire Walsh Difficult first-quarter Momentum can play a massive part in determining the outcome of any game and Conahy Shamrocks had it in spade during the early exchanges. With just 16 minutes gone on … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Championship Final – Russell Rovers Manager Michael Mannion – The Evening Echo – January 20 2020

‘We were always chasing the game’ Daire Walsh RUSSELL ROVERS manager Michael Mannion admitted his side were below their best at Croke Park on Saturday as their quest for All-Ireland glory ended in a seven-point defeat to Kilkenny’s Conahy Shamrocks. … Continue reading

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