Irish Sports Legends

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Boxing Category: 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…
Hurling Category: 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…
Ladies Gaelic Football Category: Cork Sports Icon Juliet Murphy Honoured With Hall Of Fame Induction Show   On Friday 10th October at Vienna Woods Hotel, Cork, 250 patrons assembled at…
Iggy Clarke – A Personal Tribute One of Galway’s greatest ever hurlers, Ignatius Vincent Clarke, born at Castlenancy, Gurtymadden, in the parish of Mullagh, in 1952, is one of a…
Dermot Earley Of Roscommon Fame Roscommon had many great footballers down through the decades and one of the greatest ever to wear the renowned saffron and blue was Dermot Earley.…
Gaelic Football Category: John Joe O'Reilly - Cavan Captain 1947 In New York Makes History Acclaimed in verse and song throughout the land, Cavan’s John Joe O’Reilly became one of…
Hurling Category:  Pádraig Horan - First Ever Offaly Hurler To Lift Liam McCarthy Cup In Triumph In 1981 Pádraig Horan was at the peak of his powers when Offaly hurling…
Gaelic Football Category: Tommy Murphy Of Laois - Known As The Boy Wonder Of 1930's Gaelic Football Graigecullen is on the western side of the large bustling town of Carlow…
Hurling Category: Willie John Daly - Cork All Ireland Hurler Of 1950's Era Willie John Daly, born in 1925 at Main Street, Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork, was handed a hurley in…
Hurling Category: Denis Coughlan - One Of Cork's Greatest Dual Players Recognised as one of gaelic games greatest sportsmen and a brilliant athlete, Cork dual player, Denis Coughlan, enjoyed a…
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