European Ryder Cup captain Harrington tees it up in Malaysia

The next step on the 2019 European Tour circuit brings the players from Kenya to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia for the $3m Maybank Championship. Making his first ever appearance in the event is the new European Ryder Cup captain Padraig Harrington.Continue reading “European Ryder Cup captain Harrington tees it up in Malaysia”

Elliott looking to repeat last seasons Irish Grand National success

Gordon Elliott, last years winning trainer, leads the way with a whopping 34 entries out of 110 for the BoyleSports Irish Grand National which takes place at Fairyhouse racecourse on Easter Monday, April 22.Continue reading “Elliott looking to repeat last seasons Irish Grand National success”

English raiders to the fore at Leopardstown on Day 1 of Irish Champions Weekend

Longines Irish Champions Weekend

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

On the day Aidan O’Brien sent Kew Gardens over to plunder the St Leger at Doncaster, two English-trained horses took Group 1 honours on Day 1 of the Longines Irish Champions weekend at Leopardstown.Continue reading “English raiders to the fore at Leopardstown on Day 1 of Irish Champions Weekend”

Cricket Ireland hit the big-time with launch of new High Performance Centre

Cricket Ireland launched their new state of the art High Performance Centre in the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown yesterday afternoon. This new world-class facility will be the envy of many countries, as it was built through significant research from many of the world’s best cricketing facilitates.Continue reading “Cricket Ireland hit the big-time with launch of new High Performance Centre”

Cricket in Iceland, who knew!

By Gerard Mulreaney

When you think about cricket you think of Lords, the Oval, Lahore, Sydney, Melbourne, Sabina Park, Eden Gardens, Centurion Park, Port Elizabeth, Headingley, the Gabba and Karachi’s Kensington Oval to name but a few. Not many, if any at all, would say Reykjavík!Continue reading “Cricket in Iceland, who knew!”

Braehead re-brand to be known as Glasgow Clan

Elite Ice-hockey Club the Braehead Clan have announced that the club will undergo an extensive re-brand and will now be known as the Glasgow Clan. They will also incorporate an exciting new club logo which will take pride of place on the front of their 2018/19 jerseys.Continue reading “Braehead re-brand to be known as Glasgow Clan”

Brothers come together to win the Irish Derby

A Derby winning horse trained by an O’Brien is a very common sight over the past number of years, but in most cases it’s Aidan taking the plaudits. However, at the Curragh on Sunday it was his eldest son Joseph 25 who took the honours, as his Latrobe ridden superbly by his brother Donnacha won the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby.Continue reading “Brothers come together to win the Irish Derby”