Super Saturday drama leaves 6 still standing in All-Ireland Camogie Championship

GALWAY AND CORK will play in the Glen Dimplex All-Ireland Senior camogie semi-finals at Croke Park in three weeks, where they will await the winners of the quarter-finals in a fortnight’s time. As a result of a Super Saturday of six fixtures in two groups, Kilkenny will play Dublin and Waterford will take on Limerick … Read more

Schauffele leads after McIlroy meltdown at Travelers

XANDER SCHAUFFELE took advantage of a second round meltdown by Rory McIlroy to open up a five-shot lead at the halfway stage of the PGA Tour’s Travelers Championship on Friday. Schauffele surged clear of the field after shooting a bogey-free seven-under-par 63 to move to 14 under at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut. But … Read more

Ben Healy crowned new Irish elite time trial champion

IT WAS a day to remember for Ben Healy at the Time Trial National Championships in Tipperary this evening. The 21-year-old Kingswinford-born EF Education-EasyPost cyclist secured victory with an impressive time of 37 mins 50.33 seconds. It meant George Peden (Team PB Performance) at 1 min 32.56 secs and Eddie Dunbar (Ineos Grenadiers) at 1 … Read more

McIlroy tied for second and Lowry also in the mix at Canadian Open

RORY MCILROY IS tied for second and just one shot off the lead at the Canadian Open after a two-under 68. The Holywood man shares the position with American duo Alex Smalley and Keith Mitchel and Englishman Matt Fitzpatrick, all on six-under overall.  Wyndham Clark leads the field in Toronto, one ahead after following up … Read more

Crowd trouble overshadows game as Longford and Bray play out drab draw

Longford Town 1 Bray Wanderers 1 IT WAS HONOURS even at Bishopsgate as Longford Town and Bray Wanderers played out a boring draw in front of a small crowd. Against the run of play, Town fell behind; Kieran Marty Waters burst through, threaded the ball into Rob Manley and he coolly slotted past Luke Dennison. … Read more