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All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship Final: Cork V Down – Cork Management Reaction – Selector Brian O’Sullivan – The Evening Echo – 10 September 2018

‘A huge weight off their shoulders MATCH REACTION Daire Walsh FOLLOWING recent final heartache in GAA HQ, Cork intermediate selector Brian O’Sullivan was delighted to see the Leesiders got over the line against Down in the All-Ireland camogie final. With … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship Final: Cork V Down – Story Of The Game – The Evening Echo – September 10 2018

Story of the Game Daire Walsh SCORE OF THE MATCH: As well as being a pivotal score, Caitriona Collins’ 41st-minute goal was also the most eye-catching of the day. After Finola Neville’s blistering run initially placed Down on the back-foot, … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship Final: Cork V Down – Three Reasons Why Cork Won – The Evening Echo – 10 September 2018

Three reasons Cork were victorious at Croker Daire Walsh Heartbreak of previous final defeats Since defeating Galway to claim the 2006 crown, it has been a long road back to the intermediate promised land for Cork. Three final reversals on … Continue reading

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All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship Final: Cork V Down – The Evening Echo – September 10 2018

Intermediate side dig deep for victory CAMOGIE CORK………………………………….1-13 DOWN…………………………………..0-9 Daire Walsh PLAYER of the match Saoirse McCarthy and Caitriona Collins registered a combined tally of 1-10 at Croke Park yesterday to propel Cork towards their first All-Ireland Intermediate Championship title … Continue reading

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Dublin Senior ‘A’ Hurling Championship Group Two: Kilmacud Crokes V Na Fianna – The Evening Herald – September 8 2018

CROKES TRIUMPH ASSURES TOP SPOT FINISH DUBLIN SHC GROUP 2 KILMACUD CROKES………………………………….0-20 NA FIANNA………………………………………………1-14 Daire Walsh KILMACUD Crokes claimed top spot in Group Two of the Dublin Senior ‘A’ Hurling Championship with an impressive triumph over Na Fianna at Parnell … Continue reading

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Dublin Senior ‘A’ Hurling Championship Group Two: Whitehall Colmcille V Naomh Fionnbarra – The Evening Herald – September 8 2018

Sheedy and O’Donnell guide Whitehall to victory DUBLIN SHC GROUP 2 WHITEHALL COLMCILLE……………………………4-20 NAOMH FIONNBARRA……………………………….2-14 Daire Walsh CONOR Sheedy and Niall O’Donnell registered two goals apiece at Parnell Park last night as Whitehall Colmcille retained their Senior Hurling Championship status … Continue reading

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Rugby Column Number 122: The Kildare Nationalist – 4 September 2018

Contrasting fortunes for Kildare players on provincial duty RUGBY By Daire Walsh IT was a winning start to the new Guinness PRO14 season for Leinster on Friday night as they emerged from a high-encountered against Cardiff Blues with one point … Continue reading

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FAI Women’s Intermediate Cup Final Follow-Up Piece: Wilton United Captain Susan McCarthy – The Evening Echo – 4 September 2018

McCarthy revels in cup swansong WOMEN’S SOCCER Daire Walsh WILTON UNITED striker Susan McCarthy was offered the perfect send-off in north Dublin on Sunday afternoon, when she played her part in the Cork club’s outstanding FAI Women’s Intermediate Cup final … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: FAI Women’s Intermediate Cup Final – Wilton United Pat Bowdren – The Evening Echo – September 3 2018

Midfield trio took control for Cork side REACTION Daire Walsh WILTON United manager, Pat Bowdren, believes a much-improved second-half performance was the key to their FAI Women’s Intermediate Cup success against Whitehall Rangers yesterday afternoon. While the Leesiders were well … Continue reading

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FAI Women’s Intermediate Cup Final: Wilton United V Whitehall Rangers – The Evening Echo – September 3 2018

McCarthy leaves it late for Wilton INTERMEDIATE CUP Daire Walsh WILTON UNITED………………………………..1 WHITEHALL RANGERS………………………..0 A DRAMATIC 84th minute finish from Shaunagh McCarthy helped Wilton United to overcome the stubborn challenge of Whitehall Rangers at Home Farm FC yesterday afternoon and … Continue reading

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