Mark Mccarthy

6 results

Nenagh and Clonoulty-Rossmore will contest the Tipperary SHC final. Photo: Inpho

Tipperary senior hurling champions Thurles Sarsfields’ “drive for five” hit the wall in Thurles as they lost their semi-final by 2-18 to 2-15 to Nenag(...)

Phil Sutcliffe at Crumlin Boxing club: “A coach is not going to ask a child ‘is your da a gangster?’ when he comes into the club.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

It is a Thursday fight night like any other at Crumlin Boxing Club in south Dublin. In the entranceway, a couple of young members collect a meagre fee(...)

A man who participated in a kidnapping robbery involving a family with a 10-week-old baby has had his nine year prison sentence increased to 15. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A man who participated in a kidnapping and post office robbery involving a family with a 10-week-old baby has had his nine year prison sentence increa(...)

CBC’s Eoghan Barrett scores a try against St Clement’s College in the Munster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final at Temple Hill. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

The first three quarter-finals of the Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Senior Cup produced home victories with both Cork schools recording big wins. At(...)

Keelan Sexton of Kilmurry-Ibrickane and Dr Crokes’ Gavin O’Shea  contest a high ball during the AIB Munster Club SFC semi-final in Killarney. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Dr Crokes (Kerry) 2-19 Kilmurry Ibrickane (Clare) 0-10 Despite a black card and losing their goalkeeper to injury in the first half, reigning All-Ire(...)

A forensics expert matched a man’s fingerprint to a torn piece of pizza box which was found at the scene of an alleged tiger kidnapping, a court has heard. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A forensics expert matched a man’s fingerprint to a torn piece of pizza box which was found at the scene of an alleged tiger kidnapping, a court has h(...)