LUCAN Sarsfields have named former St Peregrine’s boss Gordon Ward as the new manager of its senior football team for the 2017 campaign.
LUCAN Boxing Club celebrated their latest family of rising stars this week as Conor, Nathan and Kaithlin Horrigan all won gold at the Westmeath and Longford Open championships.
GLENVILLE’S David Lloyd has declared the club happy with their last-16 FAI Intermediate Cup draw, seeing the home draw against lower league Edenderry Town as an opportunity to advance in the competition.
FERGAL O’Brien produced one of the best performances of his snooker career as he ran up five centuries in his 6-5 win over Barry Hawkins in the second round of the UK Championship.
ESKER Celtic recorded their fourth win on the trot with a 5-3 victory over Park Celtic in the DDSL Under-14 Sunday division 2 at St Laurence’s College.
ST CATHERINE’S made a piece of history last weekend as their Under-16 side – an amalgamation of Westmanstown Gaels and Erin Go Bragh – claimed their league title in great style to beat Fingallians 4-11 to 1-3.
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EDDIE Alvarez has attempted to up the ante on Conor McGregor, proclaiming the west Dublin man “just a left hand” as New York braces itself for UFC 205 with the fight lighting up the maiden event at Madison Square Garden.
LUCAN duo Niamh Farrelly and Eleanor Ryan-Doyle played their part in the Republic of Ireland Under-19 girls hugely impressive run of three successive victories in the UEFA European Championships qualifiers.
SALMON Leap’s Jenny Egan brought the curtain down on her 2016 canoeing season in style as she won the senior women’s K1 class at the international Adige Marathon in Italy.