Thursday, August 22, 2019

Annalise Murphy getting Tingles for the Tokyo Olympics

Rio Olympics silver medallist Annalise Murphy is set for a new challenge, having swapped the individual Laser Radial class, to team up with Katie Tingle in a 49erFX with the duo currently on the qualification path for Tokyo 2020.

Archer arrows home hat-trick in Leinster U-20 final romp

ST MAURS Clubman Ciaran Archer bagged 3-8, as Dublin claimed their first Eirgrid Leinster Under-20 title thanks to a strong final quarter in Bord na Mona O’Connor Park, Tullamore on Friday night.

Azerbaijan gold for Adeleke at Youth Olympics in Baku

RHASIDAT Adeleke stormed home in first place in the girls’ 100m at the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Baku on Tuesday.

Super Shels show no sign of rust in National League Cup final

Shelbourne picked up the first silverware of the 2019 season as they saw off Wexford Youths in the final of the Women’s National League Cup on Sunday afternoon.

Shamrock Rovers confident to quell Apollon’s Europa threat

Stephen Bradley believes Shamrock Rovers have every chance of upsetting the odds and beating Cypriot Europa League regulars Apollon Limassol in their qualifier over the next two weeks.

Annalise launches Davy Junior Regatta at National Yacht Club

Irish sailing Olympic silver medallist and Dun Laoghaire native, Annalise Murphy, was on hand to launch the Davy Junior Regatta at the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire. Over 150 junior sailors will compete in the one-day event in Dun Laoghaire on Wednesday, 24th July.

Connolly potentially back in mix for Rossies

DIARMUID Connolly may feature in the Dublin squad for this weekend’s Super 8’s clash against Roscommon on Saturday in Croke Park (7pm).

Dublin half-dozen to take on world champs

SEVEN Dubliners propelled the Irish side to the 2019 European Ultimate Frisbee Championships gold following a remarkable set of performances in Hungary.

Flanagan relishing his Ireland call-up

FINGAL Ravens clubman Damien Flanagan is set to represent his country for the first time at any level this Saturday, as part of the Ireland Gaelic Football Masters team set to face their Australian counterparts in the KC Sports International Rules match this Saturday in Denn, Co Cavan (3pm).

NAC’s Cryan reaches world final

CLARE Cryan, from the National Centre in Dublin 15, finished in 11th place at the 1M Springboard Final at the FINA World Diving Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.