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Dundalk’s Tadgh McElroy included in Ireland U-20 squad for World Rugby Championship

Dundalk rugby star Tadgh McElroy has been included in the Ireland U-20 squad for the World Rugby Championship in Georgia at the end of the month. The 19-year-old, formerly of


Rob Kearney misses out on British & Irish Lions squad

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney has missed out on inclusive in Warren Gatland’s initial squad for this summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand. The Welsh


Blow for Louth as Conor Grimes departs from New Zealand

Louth GAA’s plans for the new season have suffered a setback before a ball has even been kicked. Colin Kelly is set to lose the services of full forward Conor

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Dundalk woman proving a huge hit in New Zealand despite never being there

A Dundalk student has become a sensation in New Zealand even though she has never been there. Aoife Finn has earned rave reviews from Kiwis because of her passion for

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Esquires Coffee eyeing an opening in Dundalk

Esquires Coffee are hoping to open a store in Dundalk in the not-too-distant future. The international francise, which was opened in Vancouver in 1993 and owned by New Zealand company

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Liam Neeson helps to turn Mark Mulholland’s Dundalk-based novel into a film

‘A Mad and Wonderful Thing’, the Dundalk-based novel by Mark Mulholland is set to be made into a film. A movie deal was concluded in recent days and will be


Kearney try the third most memorable moment in the Irish sporting year

Rob Kearney’s try against the All Blacks has been voted the third most memorable sporting moment in Irish sport this year. The first half try, which seen the Willville man


So close but yet so far

I’m sure everyone is still trying to get their heads around yesterday’s rugby result, which saw New Zealand deny Ireland a famous win with a last gasp try and a


Kearney brothers to start for Ireland against the All Blacks

The Kearney brothers David and Rob will start together for Ireland for the first time against New Zealand in the Aviva Stadium on Sunday. Older brother Rob has recovered from

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Dave Kearney one of three uncapped players named in Irish squad for Guinness Series

David Kearney is one of three uncapped players to have been included in the 34-man Irish panel for the forthcoming Guinness Series against Samoa, Australia and New Zealand at the


Kearney brothers included in Irish squad for Guinness Series

Brothers Rob and Dave Kearney have been included in new Irish manager Joe Schmidt’s 42-man squad for the forthcoming Guinness Series. While Rob is a veteran of 46 caps for

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Ex-Dundalk player Fa’atau to face the All Blacks this Friday

Former Dundalk Rugby Club player Afa Fa’atau has been named on the Ricoh Wellington Lions team to face the All Blacks in a friendly match this Friday. Afa, who played