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AP McCoy talks life post racing

By Raffaele Rocca / April 27, 2017 /

AP McCoy talks life post his illustrious racing career. As with many sports stars, retirement comes with a host of different challenges that require a different approach. Some immerse themselves in punditry or media work, others turn to coaching and training. Not everyone gets the fairytale ending but AP simply wanted to call time on…

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Ballysteen Point-to-Point set for another successful meeting

By Raffaele Rocca / April 19, 2017 /

This Sunday marks another edition of the long running Ballysteen Point-to-Point. Sporting Limerick sat down with two of the many organisers involved in running the event. Treasurer Tommy Kelly and Clerk of the Course, John Neville talked about the challenges facing the point to point and the buzz and excitement that surrounds the local community…

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Andy Lee on Sarsfield Bridge

Lee focused on Saturday’s Madison Square Garden Fight

By Raffaele Rocca / March 16, 2017 /

In the eyes of Andy Lee he says that he believes that his winning streak at Madison Square Garden will help him overcome his opponent this Saturday as the former world champion faces his first fight in sixteen months on Saturday. Heading into his 39th pro bout in his Career, Lee takes on American LeAndrae…

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Adare Manor Golf Resort

JP McManus hoping huge Adare renovations can help secure prestigious Ryder Cup

By Raffaele Rocca / March 6, 2017 /

JP McManus outlines hopes to host future Ryder Cup JP McManus has spoken for the first time about his “dream” of bringing the prestigious Ryder Cup golf tournament to Adare, Co Limerick. Mr McManus hopes to beat competition from across Europe to host the biennial golf match between elite players from Europe and the United States…

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River race

St. Michaels R.C. Head of the River Time Trial 2017

By Raffaele Rocca / February 23, 2017 /

This Saturday, February 25th, sees the peak of Rowing Ireland’s winter calendar with St. Michaels Head of the River taking place in O’Briensbridge, Co. Clare. The Head of the River, now in it’s 36th year, has moved from a date in December to February to reduce the risk of adverse weather. You might think that…

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