Rebel Ladies Reign Supreme

Last weekend a total of 18 UCC Students, past and present, were on the Cork Ladies Football team that won an unprecedented sixth All Ireland title in-a-row following a 1-7 to 1-6 victory over Dublin at Croke Park. On the squad of current UCC Students included Meabh O’Sullivan, Roisin Phelan, Doireann O’Sullivan, Marie Ambrose, Mairead…

Olly Murs takes the Marquee by Storm

When you think of world-renowned pop stars, the likes of Bruno Mars, Demi Lovato, Justin Timberlake and Rihanna instantly spring to mind. The name ‘Olly Murs’ does not, but given the strength of his performance at Live At The Marquee, no one would be blamed for seeking his inclusion. Armed with only a band and…

We Sent Xander to See ‘Little Mix’

I am going to be absolutely clear before I begin here. If you are the sort of person that just doesn’t like pop music, this review isn’t for you; I don’t write for Noisey, and as such I’m not going to rip into Little Mix for some arbitrary reason to seem #Edgy. I would also like to…

Rebels Win by Five

Allianz National Football League:  Cork 0-12 Down 0-7 A dominant second-half performance from Cork eased them to a 0-12 to 0-7 victory over a now-relegated Down side in Páirc Uí Rinn this afternoon. The Rebels came out after the half-time break and notched four points in the first seven minutes of the period to put…

Dozen Point Loss for Cork Hurlers

  Allianz National Hurling League: Tipperary 2-27 Cork 2-15 All the good work of last week’s encouraging performance against Kilkenny was undone as Cork succumbed to a heavy defeat from Tipperary in Thurles today. A twelve-point loss putting the Leesiders back to square one as they prepare to face Galway in a relegation play-off to…

Rebel Army Dominate the Farney

Allianz National Football League: Cork 1-20 Monaghan 1-13 Cork were comfortable seven point winners in today’s Allianz Football League tie against Monaghan in Páirc Uí Rinn. From the outset the home side meant business, racing into a 1-5 to no score lead in the opening ten minutes. The ball being worked with ease down the…

Power Surges to Pip Rebels

Allianz National Hurling League: Cork 2-22 Kilkenny 2-23 In what looked to have been the final attack of the game, with the scores level at 2-22 apiece, Cork keeper Patrick Collins is bringing the ball out and assessing who to pass to. He spots Luke Farrell around the 45 yard line. Cork are still alive…