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David Prendergast

David Prendergast
David is a journalism graduate from Griffith College Cork with a keen interest in all sports in particular Gaelic Football and Boxing.

Women’s Sport: Five Stories From The Week That Was

5. Camogie Wexford’s bid for a four in-a-row last year ended in disaster due to absence of players and player revolt mid-season. The transition to life without three in-a-row winning manager JJ Doyle proved difficult with many players opting to leave the panel. A change of trainer then came after the National League before the manager was also forced out …

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Three Reasons Canelo Alvarez Could Be in Trouble on March 8th

Saul Alvarez is back in action in March and could be staring down the barrel of another defeat, writes David Prendergast. The 23-year-old Mexican Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez steps back into the ring on March 8th to battle fellow countryman Alfredo Angulo in the main event of Showtime’s PPV card at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. It is Canelo Alvarez’s first …

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Three Reasons Why Mayweather Keeps Ducking Pacquiao

Since Manny Pacquiao’s return to winning ways with a unanimous victory over Brandon Rios in November of last year the rumour mill has been bountiful with whispers of a possible matchup between the Filipino and Floyd Mayweather. It is the fight boxing fans the world over want to see but, just as in 2009 and 2010, it looks unlikely to …

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Five Stories from the World of Women’s Sport

David Prendergast delivers the top five stories from the week in the world of women’s sport. 1. Ireland Soccer Squad Named for La Manga Training Camp Ireland manager Sue Ronan named a panel of twenty for her team’s training camp in La Manga, Spain ahead of a busy 2014. Ireland take part in the Cyprus Cup in March and then …

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