Peter O Leary

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Adrian McCarroll’s Jomalija on the final day of racing at Volvo Cork Week 2018 organised by the Royal Cork Yacht Club. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

In a nail-biting conclusion to Volvo Cork Week, a full three-race programme was sailed on the final day in spite of fears that light winds would curta(...)

Most of the time we seemed to be making good speed or better with ‘firehose’ conditions on deck.

And so it ends, a bittersweet finale to our round the world epic that is the Volvo Ocean Race. Even though I’ve wanted this to be over, I’m sad that (...)

Jeff Murphy: “Being a boss has certainly been a learning curve.” Photograph: Chris Weber

“It was absolutely the making of me, coming over here, I wasn’t behaving. It was as simple as that and it put manners on me.” Wexford-born Jeff Murp(...)

A laboratory manager at Beaumont Hospital, Peter O’Leary, said in an affidavit the hospital (above) is undertaking a long awaited and urgently required laboratory modernisation programme and the contract is the core component of it. File Photograph: Dara MacDónaill

A legal row over a contract for provision of enhanced blood services at Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital, worth up to €30m, is to be fast-tracked in the Com(...)

Woman tells Employment Appeals Tribunal she married when she was 18 and   the marriage was abusive. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

It would be unfair if convictions received while her marriage was breaking up stayed on her record for life, a Dublin woman told the Employment App(...)

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy in action . Photograph: Inpho

A young Olympic Irish team shows the depth of its ambition this morning when it aims to repeat its own performance of three years ago by taking three(...)

Ross Munnelly of Laois wins the ball ahead of Wicklow’s  Rory Finn at Aughrim. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Laois 0-21 Wicklow 1-11Strange how so pretty a setting can serve up something so mundane. Aughrim seems such a natural playground for football, even i(...)

UCD 1-14 Laois 3-6UCD will play the champions Kildare in next week’s O’Byrne cup semi-final after they scored a convincing win over Laois at Portarlin(...)

Serbian David Savic: was banned for life on match-fixing charges.

It’s the in-your-face, “ker-chinging” pokie in the room that for now is being steadfastly ignored: gambling sponsorship in sport. Fags? W(...)