Fresher Division 1 football league final: UU Jordanstown 1-11 NUI Galway 1-6 By Michael O Connor Pace and movement off the ball ensured the Division 1 league title for Freshers football was brought up the M50 to Jordanstown on Tuesday evening, as NUI Galway fell short despite a competitive effort. Should one use statistics to portray the story of a game it can … [Read more...] about Stronger UUJ claim Division 1 league crown
Note: This post was originally published in SIN's print edition before the announcement that the fight was back on. By Markus Krug It has been a turbulent time for boxing’s own Floyd Mayweather Jr. He went from retired former World Champion in boxing to facing unbeaten kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in the Rizin Fighting Federation, and back to retirement in a matter of days. … [Read more...] about The fight that never was
By Darragh Nolan Something is rotten in the state of Los Angeles. Head coach Luke Walton is already on the hotseat. The young supporting cast haven’t taken the step forward many expected. The Lakers are atrocious on defence. There’s no cause for concern, though. Unlike Hamlet, the King (James) isn’t dead just yet. The 2010 – 11 Miami Heat were 9–8 through 17 games, LeBron … [Read more...] about LeBron’s Lakers aren’t perfect, but they aren’t panicking either
By Darren Casserly Former GAA player Tomás Ó Sé recently called into question the practice of Aussie Rules teams taking Gaelic Footballers from their clubs without compensation. He suggested that Aussie Rules teams should pay a fee to take Irish players from their club. The question that would need to be asked is where will the money go, since GAA is an amateur sport? … [Read more...] about Should Aussie Rules teams pay GAA clubs for taking their players?
By Mark Lynch NUI Galway became the first team this season to take points off leaders UL in the Electric Ireland Senior Hurling League Division 1 Group A on Tuesday 6 November, after a thrilling 0–25 all draw in Dangan. While they’ll be glad to put their run of losses to bed, Jeff Lynskey’s men will be slightly disheartened that they couldn’t seal the win in the … [Read more...] about NUI Galway end Senior Hurling League campaign with captivating draw against UL