Irish Sports Legends

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Hurling Category: Jimmy Symth: Probably Clare's Greatest Ever Forward Jimmy Smyth, Ruan and Clare Hall Of Fame hurler was an early bird when it came to wearing the renowned blue…
Gaelic Football Category: Jim McDonnell Of Cavan Fame Was One Of Ireland's Greatest Footballers Of His Era Shouldered off Croke Park by Kerry players for majestic display Cavan teams of…
Boxing Category: Jim Coffey: Bullied By Yankee Policemen & Became Legendary Heavyweight Champion Boxer From Tully, Co. Roscommon, Jim Coffey, born on January 27th 1890, was an Irishman who simply…
Boxing Category: Jem Roche: Irish Heavyweight Boxer Fought For World Title In Dublin  A G.A.A. athlete and a contender for the World Boxing Heavyweight crown, Jem Roche, a Wexfordman, took on…
Athletics Category: Dr. Pat O'Callaghan: 'Double' Olympic Champion Dr. Pat O’Callaghan, Olympic Gold Champion at successive Olympics, 1928 Amsterdam and 1932 Los Angeles, hailed from the north Cork barony of…
Hurling Category:  One Of Cork's Greatest Corner Forwards   Charlie McCarthy, that diminutive famous corner forward was foremost a Redmonds club under age star. The man who plucked Charlie from the…
Hurling & Football Category: Billy O'Neill Of Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork - Played For Cork & Played & Trained Galway Footballers To Win 1956 All Ireland Senior Football Title 1929 -…
Camogie Category: Holder Of 15 All Ireland Senior Camogie Medals Kathleen "Kay" Mills, born in1923 and died in 1996. She was a former camogie superstar who played senior with Dublin from…
Camogie & Ladies Gaelic Football Category: One Of Ireland's  & Cork's Greatest Ever Sportswomen Of Gaelic Games   The former Cork ladies gaelic footballer and camogie player, Mary O’Connor, is…
Hurling Category: Ben O'Connor: Made His Mark As One Of Cork's Best Hurling Forwards In Modern Game Cork hurling fans were taking a great interest in a group of young…
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