Irish Sports Legends

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Hurling Category: Compared To Many Great Hurling Forwards But D. J. Forged His Own Legendary Status In His Own Glorious Era   A legend amongst legendary hurlers and legendary handballers…
Gaelic Football Category:   One Of Down's Greatest Ever Forwards - Ballykinlar clubman played on 1960 historic Down team There are many great forwards in several Hall Of Fame records…
Hurling Category:   Marking Christy Ring Was A Huge Feat But Tommy Doyle Was Also One Of Tipp's Greatest Defenders The hurling legend that is Tommy Doyle, born 1915, died…
Gaelic Football Category:   Giant Of Derry Football of 1950's/60's Era Derry footballer, Jim McKeever, played in an era when players profiles were not greatly promoted by the media and…
Gaelic Football Category: Eugene 'Nudie' Hughes: Monaghan Star Never Played In All Ireland Senior Final But Renowned All Over Ireland In gaelic football language around Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan, the name…
Gaelic Football Category:   Mick O'Connell: Considered As The Greatest Fielder Of 1960's70's Gaelic Football Era The year was 1959 and gaelic football exhibited a new dawn with the arrival…
Hurling Category:    Tony Doran: One Of The All Time Great Full Forwards Wexford produced legendary full forward Nicky Rackard in the late 1940s and he thrived in the 50s…
Hurling Category:   Pat Nolan: Legendary Wexford Goalkeeper Pat Nolan from Oylegate - Glenbrien, Co. Wexford took over between the posts from a legendary goalkeeper who was known wherever hurling…
Hurling & Gaelic Football Category:   Cork's Dual Star Made Many Records Ray Cummins blitzed Munster and All Ireland trails from 1969 to 1982 and was selected on the All…
Hurling Category:   Decies Famous Hurler Had Distinguished Career Phil Grimes of famed Mount Sion, Waterford would have been an automatic choice on any legendary starting fifteen of the counties…
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