Hurling

Boy hurls puppy off cliff into crocodile infested water

<b>A young boy was filmed hurling a puppy off the side of a cliff into crocodile infested water.</b><p>The puppy had been kept inside a bag before it was …

The Most Statistically Dangerous Winter Olympics Sports Haven't Aired Yet

Big air + big speed = big spills.<p>The sports that make up the Winter Olympics are, almost without exception, nerve-wracking for the average viewer. …

Martin Fourcade

Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Draft: Top players on the draft board

AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 21: Mason Rudolph<p>The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking towards the 2018 NFL Draft.<p>So, with the 2018 NFL Draft coming along, The …

NFL

CEC seeks report on shoe hurling at Naveen Patnaik

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, Feb 21 (IANS) The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Wednesday sought a report from the Odisha State Election Commissioner …

India

Laois minor hurling panel for 2018 named

Laois minor hurling manager Enda Lyons has named a 35-man panel for the coming year.<p>Like the footballers, 17 clubs are represented in total in the …

Ireland

Search is on to reunite Galway hurler with lost 1988 All-Ireland medal

A search is on to reunite a member of the 1988 All-Ireland Galway hurling side with their winning medal – lost less than a year after their Croke …

Galway

Pakistani chopper sighted 300 m away from Line of Control in Poonch sector

A Pakistani chopper came 300 metres near the Indian army's outpost on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector this morning, …

Pakistan

Schools Hurling: Kilkenny CBS see off St Peter’s College challenge

Some of the cast of High School Musical, with Sorcha Polak and Rian Edwards, who play the central characters<p>The Red Route (pictured above) has 21 …

Ireland

Paudie Foley is ready to excel

<b>By John Harrington</b><p>There comes a moment in every sportsperson’s career trajectory when they realise the time has come to spread their shoulders and be …

Suspect Arrested After Being Caught On Video Throwing Molotov Cocktail In Brooklyn

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> – A suspect has been arrested after officials say he was caught on video hurling a Molotov cocktail at a Brooklyn …

Crime

Dublin have taken their eye off the ball on hurling

It's worrying times for Dublin hurling and it's hard to see them reviving in 2018, writes Richie Power. By contrast, Kilkenny's young guns seem to be …

Ireland

Here Is The Simple Solution To The GAA's Biggest Problem

Kieran Molloy’s garda escort from Tullamore to Santry has pointed up the madness of club, college and county competitions all overlapping.<p>‘It’s …

Soccer

"No-one is going nowhere": Irate woman pulls emergency brake on Tube train after blazing row with passenger

An irate woman pulled the emergency brake and told people they were "going nowhere" after getting into a heated row with a fellow passenger on the …

Congo refugees in Rwanda say soldiers shoot and wound at least two during food protest

KIGALI, Rwanda (Reuters) - Congolese refugees in Rwanda said soldiers shot at them and wounded at least two people on Tuesday as the refugees tried to march out of their camp in protest at a cut in food rations.<p>A government minister denied the account.<p>Refugees said around 2,000 people from the …

North Africa

Judge rules vigilante 'paedophile hunters' should be taken seriously

A judge has used evidence gathered by controversial paedophile hunters to convict a child groomer.<p>Rohullah Bismellah was snared by a group at …

Sociology

Kilkenny's Cillian Buckley wants deadly hurling snipers decommissioned

There's a natural tendency to be suspicious of defenders who propose a rule change on the basis that it's highly likely to be a means of making life …

News (Ireland)

Bristol teen jailed for hurling rocks and bricks at M49 and M5 traffic appears to be posting on Facebook from prison

A Bristol teen jailed for throwing rocks and bricks at motorway traffic appears to have been posting on Facebook from prison, despite inmates not …

Crime

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero to face no action from FA over fan altercation after Wigan defeat

The FA will take no action against Sergio Aguero following his role in the on-field fracas after Manchester City’s FA Cup loss to Wigan.<p>City were …

Soccer

Hishammuddin rejects Patriots allegations on NS programme (Updated)

<b>KUALA LUMPUR</b>: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein has called an army veteran group to provide constructive criticism rather than hurling …

Asia

Camross GAA welcomes Galway legend to celebration of great year in Laois

The Racket Hall Roscrea was packed for the GAA Dinner dance and presentation on last Saturday week where former Galway All-Ireland winning coach and …

Ireland

CM reiterates Modi is 'unfit' to be PM

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday again dubbed Narendra Modi "an unfit prime minister" and accused him of hurling "baseless charges" against the …

India

Slaughtneil hoping Se McGuigan will be fit to face Nemo Rangers

SLAUGHTNEIL'S attack for Saturday's All-Ireland Club SFC semi-final could be boosted by the availability of Se McGuigan.<p>The young full-forward missed …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Murder trial begins for man accused of hurling waitress 7m from car park

SINGAPORE: A 27-year-old man is on trial for murdering a Pizza Hut waitress by pushing her down a flight of stairs before hurling her over a railing …

Crime

21 players to focus on Fitzgibbon final over hurling league this weekend

A NUMBER OF inter-county players will miss Allianz Hurling League action this weekend due to the Fitzgibbon Cup final.<p>UL and DCU clash in the …

Golden Lane

Should sliotars be heavier so they don't travel as far?

Has it become too easy to score from long range in hurling?<p>Goals seem to be rarer and rarer in the hurling championship with free takers having the …

News (Ireland)

Key Laois hurler set for a comeback after lengthy layoff

After an absence of over a year, PJ Scully looks set to make a return to Laois action in the coming weeks.<p>The Laois hurlers saw off Antrim last …

LONG READ: What Lies Beneath - Daithi Regan at 50

He's days away from his 50th birthday, a landmark which causes many to take pause.<p>But Daithi Regan is different.<p>"Turning 50 doesn't bother me, but 40 …

Micheal Donoghue encouraged with Galway's youngsters

Galway manager Micheal Donoghue reflects on Sunday's Allianz Hurling League Division 1B win over Offaly.

Galway

Man, 22, arrested after girl, 12, is thrown to the ground and has phone stolen

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after police released CCTV of a 12-year-old girl being wrestled to the ground for her mobile phone.<p>A man seen in …

Crime

If an angry Irish hurling fan threatens to bite your nose off, believe him

What appeared to be a friendly chat about hurling at the Black Rose, 160 State St., took a quick violent turn when one guy declared himself "the best …

Boston