John Staunton

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 Brian Higgins (Allianz) and the winning Slieve Russell  team of Brendan Nelligan, Finola Doyle and George Donohoe. Photo: Daragh Small/Media West Ireland.

The golf course superintendent was out at 5.45am to make sure things were up to scratch and when he headed home around nine hours later everyone at Ga(...)

MagGrow co-founder Gary Wickham: “We have no regrets whatsoever and would gladly do it all over again.” Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Irish start-ups MagGrow, BonzaQuote and Countr have something in common: all beat stiff competition to win places on high-profile accelerators in the (...)

 Clontarf’s Matt Darcy: won both the “Top Try Scorer” and Division 1A player of the year. Photograph: INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt presented awards in 11 categories across all four divisions of the Ulster Bank League at a reception in the Aviva stadium. (...)

Lansdowne players celebrate scoring a try in the last seconds of extra-time in their Ulster Bank League Division 1A semi-final against Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ulster Bank League Division 1A semi-finals: Table toppers Lansdowne and defending champions Clontarf were the winners of two closely-fought encounters(...)

 Ballynahinch’s Rodger McBurney scores a try despite Clontarf’s Robert Keogh efforts during their Ulster Bank League Division 1A match at Ballymacarn Park. Clontarf earned a a 33-18 bonus point victory. Photograph: Inpho

Young Munster completed a stunning finish to the Ulster Bank League’s regular season as they squeezed through to the Division 1A playoffs by beating t(...)

Bids for sports shop chain Elverys include one from its management, headed by managing director Peter Rowland. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The management of sports shop chain Elverys looks most likely to win a battle to buy it out of examinership, according to w(...)

Transparency is at the heart of the Elverys case.

Last Friday, news emerged that sports retailer Elverys was going to be placed into receivership that day before being acquired by the management team (...)

Elverys outlet at the Golden Island Shopping Centre in Athlone

Mayo-based Elverys Sports is set to be placed into receivership before being acquired by the company’s management team with the backing of investors b(...)

John Staunton: “I come from a family of entrepreneurs, so the seed was probably there all along.”
New innovator: Buzzoek

Loyalty cards have become a key weapon in the battle to retain customers during the current downturn. But the cost of setting up a scheme can be prohi(...)