Irish World Sport 11 May edition

In this week’s May 11 Irish World Sports


The Roscommon businessman and team sponsor who wants to help Paul Coggins’ London side

London Rose Grace Kenny brought a touch of elegance to London’s GAA Open day at Ruislip while for some of the county’s young stars of the future it was a chance to meet today’s star of the hurling and football teams

In the GAA Lory Meagher Cup a brilliant second half performance Warwickshire blew the competition wide open and put a severe dent in Longford’s championship hopes

Coronas frontman Danny Reilly joins North London Shamrocks

Leitrim takes a bite out of the Big Apple with a 24-point win over New York

Kilkenny retained their Allianz Hurling League Division 1 Crown with a three point victory over Tipperary

University Challenge: this year’s Biritsh University GAA All Star matches saw the Men’s All Star team defeat the Lancashire County team in Hough End Manchester while the Ladies’ All Star team vanquished Dunedin Connolly Ladies at Broughton Rugby Ground in Edinburgh

RUGBY – Willie John McBride has entered the debate abut the squad picked for the British and Irish Lions and questioned the selection of Sam Warburton as captain…Matt O’Connor takes over a head coach of Leinster following Joe Schmidt’s appointment to Declan Kidney’s old job as Ireland boss

RACING – Simon Clifford talks to Jim Bolger ahead of the Epsom Derby

SOCCER – David O’leary gets a £3.4m pay out from the Dubai club, Al Ahli FC, which sacked him in April 2011

GOLF – all the Irish golf societies’ listings

All this and more in this week’s print edition of the Irish World (May 11)




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