Sports Legends

Page 2 of 10
Johnny Cullotly 1939 - Johnny Cullotty's Glorious Inter County Achievements   Goalkeeping in gaelic football at the highest level is a special art and more so when you are converted…
Peter Canavan Born 1971 The Mastermind of Tyrone Football & Glorious All Ireland Victories Of 2003 & 2005   Fans of Gaelic Football in Tyrone believe Peter Canavan to be…
One Of Cavan’s Greatest Ever Football Legends - Cavan Captain in 1933        The story of Jim Smith, the 1920’s and 30’s Cavan all time great footballer, is…
Mick Higgins Exiled From New York To Kilnaleck & Became Legendary Cavan Footballer   The journey across the Atlantic Ocean in 1927 took five year old Michael Higgins, of New York…
Cork Boxer, Jack McAuliffe Retired Undefeated As A World Champion 1866 - 1937   Jack McAuliffe's parents were Cornelius McAuliffe and Jane Bailey, who were living at 5, Christ Church…
Glorious Hurling Career Of Cork's Gerald McCarthy   Known throughout the hurling universe as the youngest ever player to captain an All Ireland senior hurling winning team in 1966, the…
Ireland's Greatest Ever International Female Athlete From Cobh, Co. Cork Sonia O'Sullivan Set A Blistering Pace For Upcoming Female Irish Athletes To Emulate   Sonia O’Sullivan, a native of Cobh,…
Mick Leahy From Cork's Northside Became British Boxing Middleweight Champion In 1963   Cork is renowned as the prime sporting county of Ireland and amongst the many heroes who have…
Gordon Joyce Of Cork Represented Ireland 80 Times In Amateur Boxing   Gordon Joyce comes from a Cork family steeped in boxing on Cork's Leeside and his two brothers, Kieran…
WAYNE SHERLOCK - Cork & Blackrock Legend One Of The Greatest Man Markers In The History Of Hurling   A former Cork and Blackrock senior hurler reared and schooled in…
Page 2 of 10