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McCurtain’s stun Gaels

The Irish World Junior Football Championship final Thomas McCurtain’s 5-13 Tir Chonaill Gaels 5-4 By David Hennessy, at Irish TV Grounds, Ruislip Thomas McCurtain’s stunned Tir Chonaill Gaels with a first half score of 3-10 that [...]

New queens of London football

The Claddagh Ring London Senior Cup Fulham Irish 1-8 Parnells 1-5 By David Hennessy, at Irish TV Grounds, Ruislip Fulham Irish claimed an important victory in Ruislip in Sunday, beating Parnells, so dominant on the London Ladies scene [...]

McGregor to fight Mendes as Aldo pulls out

Conor McGregor will fight Chad Mendes at UFC 189 after featherweight champion Jose Aldo finally withdrew due to a rib injury. Mendes, a former two-time title contender, will challenge McGregor for the interim featherweight title on [...]

UFC: McGregor v Aldo WILL go ahead

The UFC confirmed that the Brazilian champion did not suffer a broken rib, but there is a replacement on standby just in case [...]

Conor McGregor’s Las Vegas bout could be delayed until October

His opponent Jose Aldo, the current UFC featherweight champion, has suffered a suspected fractured rib in training [...]

Katie Taylor progresses to first European Games semi-final

She faces Yana Alekseevna, of Azerbaijan, on Friday who will have home advantage, but the Bray boxer is guaranteed at least bronze [...]

Tributes pour in for Tipp legend Jimmy Doyle

Babs Keating recalled how he received 'probably the greatest ever compliment' from Cork hero Christy Ring [...]

Made in Chelsea

David Hennessy talks to Adrian Moyles about his time on the sidelines through injury, his return to the London team and time on the books of several soccer clubs, including Chelsea FC “It only makes you [...]

London pride

David Hennessy talks to Philip Butler, the London-born veteran of London’s Connacht final campaign season of 2013 about ambitions to reach that stage once again and wearing number three this year Philip Butler was just a [...]

Paul Coggins names London team to face Cavan

Paul Coggins has named his 15 to start against Cavan in tomorrow’s All-Ireland qualifier. The team is mostly unchanged for London’s Connacht quarter-final against Roscommon where London lost by seven points despite putting in a good [...]

Coggins waiting on Mulvey injury

By David Hennessy London manager Paul Coggins is hoping that London talisman Lorcan Mulvey will be fit for this Saturday’s qualifier against his native Cavan after sustaining a knock. Mulvey was man of the match in [...]

Ladies’ day

  Colm Smith, manager of the London ladies football team that get their championship challenge underway this Sunday, has spoken of the “awe” he feels for his dedicated squad and the great progress that has been [...]

Irish star Stephanie Roche set for England

The Puskas runner-up has signed for Sunderland AFC Ladies after her contract was terminated at Houston Dash [...]

Irish TV launched as Ruislip sponsors

By David Hennessy GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghail was a very special guest as London GAA launched their partnership with Irish TV. The Irish World reported recently that London GAA had agreed the naming rights for [...]

London Irish name Bob Casey as new chief exec

In a new management team structure announced today, the former captain and Operations Director will takeover as CEO [...]

Barnaba’s blow away McDermotts

Warwickshire Ladies Football Championship Round 1 Sean McDermotts 3-01  St. Barnabas 9-17 Pictures and reports by Christiana E Carey  St Barnabas of Nottingham put in a dominant display to comfortably see off a young Sean McDermotts [...]

Provincial Council GAA Shield Fixtures for this weekend

Provincial Hurling Shield Round 3 Saturday 13th June 2015 at   5pm.  Birmingham Erin Go Bragh v Yorkshire Emeralds.     244 Holly Lane Erdington Birmingham B24 8LH Saturday  13th June 2015 at   5pm  Oxford [...]

Lancashire second best to Kilkenny

ALL-BRITAIN JUNIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP Kilkenny 1-13 Lancashire 1-11 By Martin Mannering at Old Bedians The lack of quality preparation was clearly evident as Lancashire came up short against Kilkenny in Saturday’s All Britain Championship encounter at Old Bedians. [...]

Ireland to play Wales in play-off

Ireland will face Wales in the knockout stages of the Junior Rugby World Cup after finishing as runners-up in Pool C in Italy. Despite winning their opening matches against Argentina and Scotland, defeat to New Zealand [...]

Coggins: We won’t fear anybody

By David Hennessy London manager Paul Coggins has told The Irish World that his team have taken encouragement from a solid performance against Roscommon ahead of their qualifier clash with Cavan at 2pm on June 20. [...]

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