Niall O Brien

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Westmeath’s Niall O’Brien and Conor Devitt of Wexford in action during Saturday’s draw. Photograph: Ashley Cahill/Inpho

Westmeath 2-15 Wexford 0-21 Westmeath claimed a dramatic draw with a late additional time goal stunning Wexford in Mullingar. Wexford now face into(...)

Westmeath’s Darragh Egerton holds on to the ball under pressure from Eamonn Dillon of Dublin. Photograph: Ashley Cahill/Inpho

Westmeath 1-16 Dublin 0-27 Dublin manager Mattie Kenny was “delighted to get the win and come away with the two points” from Mullingar on Sunday aft(...)

Kilkenny’s Eoin Cody is challenged by Westmeath’s Jack Galvin during the Leinster SHC game at TEG Cusack Park. Photograph: John McVitty/Inpho

Westmeath 1-19 Kilkenny 5-23 Kilkenny put a sluggish first-half performance behind them to emerge as comfortable winners against a brave Westmeath ou(...)

Charlie Bird: ‘I wish I could say I was the strongest man in the world, but I’ve cried my eyes out over the last month, and I don’t sleep at night.’Photograph: Alan Betson

As Charlie Bird opens his front gate, there’s no hint that anything might be amiss. Lean and spry in build, sporting the goatee he grew since his reti(...)

Ireland players celebrate their victory over Pakistan at the 2007 World Cup at Sabina Park in Kingston, Jamaica. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP via Getty Images

You hit your ones and twos and take a six when it comes. That is sound advice. But I have dumbly refused to live life to an old cricket adage. Sufferi(...)

Niall O’Brien (22) died on Ios on Monday.

Greek police are questioning an Irish man in connection with the death of a Limerick student on the island of Ios on Monday. Niall O’Brien (22), from(...)

Mikey Kearney scores Waterford’s goal in their win over Westmeath. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Waterford 1-22 Westmeath 1-19 Reduced to 13 men, Waterford had to withstand a late charge from the visitors to Walsh Park before recording a two-poin(...)

Ireland’s Curtis Campher during the second ODI cricket match against England at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton. Photograph: Getty Images

Curtis Campher never ‘got’ an Irish passport. He always had one. This was not a shotgun wedding. Call it good fortune or prescience. His father Paul,(...)

Kevin O’Brien hopes to become a mentor for the younger members of the Ireland team. Photograph: Getty Images

England v Ireland, 3rd ODI of 3: Tuesday at 2pm (Sky Sports Cricket) When Kevin O’Brien refers to England as Ireland cricket’s “biggest enemy” i(...)

Ireland players celebrate the victory over Pakistan with supporters in the party stand after the World Cup game in 2007 at Sabina Park. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP via Getty Images

It wasn’t the first or last St Patrick’s Day to start with a throbbing head, but this would be different to any March 17th before or since – by a long(...)

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