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Kicking through COVID: Exercise takes on new meaning at Dublin 7 kickboxing club.

Kicking through COVID: Exercise takes on new meaning at Dublin 7 kickboxing club.

A new focus has been brought to the mental-health benefits of physical exercise since the beginning of the COVID19 pandemic.  Gyms, sports clubs and public parks have become beacons of…

Ireland’s poor form continues against Wales

Ireland’s poor form continues against Wales

Ireland’s woeful run of form continued with a 1-0 loss against UEFA Nations League opponent’s Wales in Cardiff on Sunday night.  This means Ireland have now failed to score in…

Dublin brush aside Westmeath challenge

Dublin brush aside Westmeath challenge

All-Ireland champions, Dublin, recorded a routine victory over Westmeath to kick-start their championship campaign in Portlaoise on Saturday evening.  As a result of this year’s football championship having no ‘backdoor’ route for the first time in…

Classy Cork put Dublin to the sword

Classy Cork put Dublin to the sword

Cork 1-25  Dublin 0-22  Cork are through to the next round of the All-Ireland Qualifiers after a thoroughly impressive performance against a stubborn Dublin side in Semple Stadium on Saturday evening.  Cork advance to take on…

Full-sized sports pitch for The Liberties gets green light after 13 year wait

Full-sized sports pitch for The Liberties gets green light after 13 year wait

Dublin City Councillors have agreed to sell-off two parcels of land at St. Teresa’s Gardens, in the heart of The Liberties, to fund local sports facilities, including a full-sized grass…

Ireland hit the half-century as the Six Nations makes its return

Ireland hit the half-century as the Six Nations makes its return

Ireland 50 Italy 17 Ireland have gone to the top of the Six Nations table after a thumping victory over a ferocious Italian side. Andy Farrell’s men ran in an…

GAA suspends all club fixtures

GAA suspends all club fixtures

The GAA have suspended all club games at any level with immediate effect as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. This announcement comes after NPHET’s recommendations to impose Level 5…

Energia Park announced for Olympic Hockey Qualifiers

Energia Park announced for Olympic Hockey Qualifiers

Energia Park in Donnybrook will be used as a pitch for the two-legged Olympic Qualifiers, announced by Hockey Ireland.  Leinster Rugby has given Hockey Ireland the go ahead to use…

Phoenix Park is a great place to play cricket

Phoenix Park is a great place to play cricket

Civil Service, a club founded in 1863 in the Phoenix Park, is one of the oldest cricket clubs in Leinster. Located in a picturesque part of the Phoenix Park directly…

Winter Games 2018 : Ireland returned empty-handed from South Korea

Winter Games 2018 : Ireland returned empty-handed from South Korea

After two weeks of competitions in South Korea – from February 9th to 25th – the 2018 Winter Olympics have kept all their promises. If Norway is the big winner…

Eight Try Romp sees Ireland top of Six Nations

Eight Try Romp sees Ireland top of Six Nations

Ireland beat Italy 56-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon, to earn themselves a bonus point victory and climb to the top of the table. Ireland had the bonus…

Liberty Sports Pitch plans face possible upheaval

Liberty Sports Pitch plans face possible upheaval

Residents of renovated housing at St Teresa’s Gardens face possible upheaval as plans for a new sports pitch have been unveiled. The plans have sparked considerable controversy given the housing…

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