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Relive Ballincollig's historic Cork SFC final victory over Carbery Rangers with our fantastic slideshow. To purchase any photos just contact the Star office at 028-21200.

Ballincollig's George Durrant named man of the match from county senior football final

Fans of both newly-crowned Cork SFC champions Ballincollig and Carbery Rangers were out in their numbers for Sunday's epic senior football decider at Pairc Ui Chaoimh.

Published: 14:05 Mon 20 Oct 2014
Big loss: Liam Coombes, pictured in action for St Fachtna's against DLS Macroom in last season's Corn Uí Mhuirí semi-final, is not involved in the team this campaign.

Surprise Simcox defeat a timely reminder to Skibbereen school

Published: 14:00 Sun 19 Oct 2014
David Lordan

Ballincollig captain David Lordan ready for his big county SFC final day.

Published: 11:35 Sun 19 Oct 2014
Hayes brothers

Brothers John and Seamus Hayes have come a long way since childhood games in their front garden.

Published: 17:13 Sat 18 Oct 2014
Their last meeting

Tom Lyons feels now is the time for Carbery Rangers to make the next step in the club's quest for the biggest prize in club football in Cork.

Published: 12:01 Sat 18 Oct 2014
Noel O'Donovan and Cian O'Mahony

NOTHING succeeds like success and certainly Valley Rovers GAA Club is currently riding on the crest of a footballing wave.

Published: 13:51 Fri 17 Oct 2014
John Caulfield head

A large crowd is expected at Turner's Cross tonight for Cork City's clash with Bohemians, and supporters are advised to arrive early or purchase in advance to avoid queues.

Published: 09:02 Fri 17 Oct 2014
Celebrations at O'Donovan Rossa

WHEN O'Donovan Rossa captain Stephen O'Brien raised the Dullea Cup to the autumn sky to the delirious delight of his teammates after the South West junior C football championship final at Castlehaven last Saturday night, it signalled what had been a truly remarkable turnaround in fortunes for Skibbereen's third football string.

Published: 10:34 Thu 16 Oct 2014
Blitzing it: The St Mary's team pictured with Cork seniors Thomas Clancy and Brian Hurley at the blitz in Clonakilty

THERE was a record turnout for the U8 monster football blitz in Clonakilty last Saturday morning, as over 600 young players attended.

Published: 09:15 Tue 14 Oct 2014
Manager: Micheál O'Sullivan

Just days to go to the county senior football championship final between Carbery Rangers and Ballincollig

Published: 13:11 Mon 13 Oct 2014
At the launch of the Westlodge Hotel Fastnet Rally, from left, Cllr Paul Hayes, Cllr Michael Collins, Cllr Alan Coleman, Mayor of the County of Cork, Ger Hayes, Clerk of the Course, Miss Bantry Jennifer Mullins, Sean Mahon, Managing Director of The South

2014 staging of rally will be held on Saturday, October 26th

Published: 20:15 Sun 19 Oct 2014
John Cottrell

Valley Rovers claimed the Billy Long Cup and a return to the county senior football ranks once again following a convincing victory over Na Piarsaigh.

Published: 13:12 Sun 19 Oct 2014
Anthony Hayes

Carbery Rangers fan Anthony Hayes wants to hear the 'Jolly Old Ranger' sung in joy this Sunday night

Published: 19:14 Sat 18 Oct 2014
It will be a dream come true when John O'Rourke competes for Carbery Rangers in a county final this Sunday.

JOHN O'Rourke started the sparring. But John Hayes landed the telling punch.

Published: 14:10 Sat 18 Oct 2014
Declan Hayes races away from Castlehaven's Liam Collins

Declan Hayes has soldiered with Carbery Rangers through the good days and the bad. Kieran McCarthy had a chat with him ahead of Sunday's county SFC final.

Published: 16:08 Fri 17 Oct 2014
Carbery Rangers' John Hayes shoot past Ballincollig's goalkeeper David Lordan

Recent championship meetings between Carbery Rangers and Ballincollig.

Published: 13:06 Fri 17 Oct 2014
Courtmac's senior rowing team

TWO teams from the Courtmacsherry Rowing Club are part of the Irish representation at the World Coastal Rowing Championships in Thessaloniki, Greece this weekend.

Published: 16:03 Thu 16 Oct 2014

Cork U21 B HC

PIRC U Rinn is the venue for Saturday evening's county U21 B hurling championship decider between Clonakilty and Killeagh/Itas.

Published: 14:50 Wed 15 Oct 2014
Carbery Rangers

Carbery Rangers' John O'Rourke pays tribute to Micheal O'Sullivan and Johnny Murphy.

Published: 09:03 Tue 14 Oct 2014
Inspirational Drimoleague man k

Inspirational Drimoleague man hasn't left his sight loss hold him back

Published: 09:10 Mon 13 Oct 2014
Red alert: O'Donovan Rossa celebrate winning the Rebel Óg West Region U16 A football final in Clonakilty on Sunday.

Paul Minihane saves the day for Skibb in West Cork U16 A final