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Southern Star April 19 2014

Anthony Elding could be available for Cork City's home clash against Drogheda United, in Turner's Cross this Friday evening. Plus all the latest City injury news.

CORK GAA stars got into the swing of things this week to help Breakthrough Cancer Research launch their annual Lee Valley Golf Classic event.

Published: 15:17 Thu 17 Apr 2014

A busy midweek of results means the destination of this season's SuperValu West Cork Schoolboys U16 First Division League title could be decided this weekend.

Published: 09:28 Thu 17 Apr 2014
Ian Maguire

IT'S as you were for the Cork U21 football team ahead of Saturday's All-Ireland U21 football championship semi-final against Roscommon in Portlaoise.

Published: 10:19 Wed 16 Apr 2014
All smiles: Junior members of Bandon Athletic Club pictured with Brian Crowley MEP at the launch of the Bandon Half Marathon and 10k.

Sign up now for big Bandon event on Saturday, May 3rd as registration is open

Published: 13:13 Tue 15 Apr 2014
Experience counts: Senior members of the 2005 Bal team that won the West Cork junior D football championship pictured at the presentation of medals by Graham Canty; from left, Tim Cullinane, Conor Nyhan, Teddy Holland, Graham Canty, Jerry Ryan and Michéa

A strong link between Ballinascarthy past and present, Teddy Holland wants the club to build on its recent South West U21 B football success, he told Kieran McCarthy

Published: 08:57 Tue 15 Apr 2014
Drinagh Rangers

Two Jack Coveney goals helped Drinagh Rangers edge Sullane 2-1 following a dramatic SuperValu West Cork Schoolboys U12 First Division play-off at Mohona on Monday night.

Published: 12:29 Mon 14 Apr 2014
Carbery's gain: Rory O'Sullivan (Argideen Rangers), pictured in action for Cork IT against Kerry in the McGrath Cup in January, has thrown his lot in with the Carbery senior footballers this season.

Last year's semi-finalists Carbery ready for championship throw-in.

Published: 21:48 Sun 13 Apr 2014
Michael Hurley

Michael Hurley's return from injury a big boost for Cork minor footballers.

Published: 18:02 Sat 12 Apr 2014
I did it! Cathal O'Donovan celebrates after winning the national duathlon championships last weekend.

Dunmanway athlete selected for European Championships after defending national title

Published: 14:00 Sat 12 Apr 2014

Cork and Bantry Blues' ace Ruairi Deane doesn't need a cruciate operation.

Published: 19:12 Fri 11 Apr 2014
Rebel Og

This weekend sees a feast of hurling throughout the county when the U14 Feile hurling competitions take place.

Published: 12:22 Thu 17 Apr 2014
Sean O'Leary

Michael Hurley and Damien Buckley scored two goals apiece as Cork's minor footballers eased past Limerick in a Munster MFC quarter-final last night, winning 6-15 to 1-7.

Published: 12:59 Wed 16 Apr 2014
Kilmacabea GAA

Here's what's coming up in Carbery and Carrigdhoun GAA this weekend.

Published: 18:07 Tue 15 Apr 2014
Clon hockey

Clonakilty Hockey Club captured the Women's Irish Challenge Cup on Saturday with a fantastic penalty shoot-out win, 5-4, over Botanic. Enjoy this slideshow of a magical day. All pictures by Adrian Boehm. See Thursday's Southern Star sports section for more.

Published: 12:49 Tue 15 Apr 2014
Alan Cadogan

Cadbury offering two GAA enthusiasts the incredible chance to win a once in a lifetime prize.

Published: 16:01 Mon 14 Apr 2014
Jim Culloty

JOCKEY Davy Russell and trainer Jim Culloty were named Cork Persons of the Month to mark their recent Cheltenham Gold Cup win. Their names now also go forward for possible selection as Cork Persons of

Published: 09:00 Mon 14 Apr 2014
Skibb U16 soccer

Bunratty United 0

Skibbereen 0


SKIBBEREEN made it back-to-back SuperValu West Cork Schoolboys U16 Premier League title successes thanks to a hard-fought 0-0 draw away to Bunratty United

Published: 12:01 Sun 13 Apr 2014
And the winners are: The Hamilton High School, Bandon team that defeated Mount St Michael, Rosscarbery in the Dr Michael Herlihy Cup final at Dunmanway on Friday evening.

HAMILTON High School, Bandon, crowned a fine year on the colleges' scene when they won the inaugural first-year football competition for post-primary schools in West Cork

Published: 17:25 Sat 12 Apr 2014
Kinsale 7s

FORMER Irish international captain and manager of the Irish and British & Irish Lions rugby teams Donal Lenihan, launched the 2014 Heineken Kinsale 7s.

Published: 12:00 Sat 12 Apr 2014

Southern Star April 12 2014

Published: 13:01 Fri 11 Apr 2014
The cup that cheers: John Corcoran, South West Board Chairman, presents the Liam Farr Cup to Clonakilty captain Colm

CLONAKILTY will redouble their efforts to capture a county U21 A football title after winning back-to-back South West crowns at this grade for the very first time.