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Peter Lee

Peter Lee
Peter recently finished his BA Journalism and New Media at the University of Limerick. A keen sports enthusiast, his love for a variety of different sports influenced Peter to study Journalism. His hope is to one day get into the broadcasting side of things. You can follow Peter on Twitter : @PeterLeeJourno

Rory McIlroy On Course To Join Elite

Rory McIlroy could become only the second European to win consecutive golfing majors in the Masters era this weekend at Valhalla. McIlroy could join an elite list, with Ireland’s own Padraig Harrington the only other European to achieve this feat so far. Overall he could join a list of names which includes but not limited to Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, …

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Who Can Fill The Void Left By Richard Dunne?

Richard Dunne has announced his retirement from international football after representing Ireland at senior level for the past 14 years, which includes 80 caps and eight goals. Dunne, now 34, has been pivotal to the success of the Irish team since making his debut in 2000 during a friendly match with Greece. With the Irish national team going through a …

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HITM: Dermot Weld Smashes Record For Most Winners At The Galway Races

In 2011 Dermot Weld reigned supreme at the Galway Races once more as he broke his own record for most winners during the seven day meeting. The formidable Irish trainer had 17 winners, breaking his previous record of eleven the previous year. Weld has had unrivalled success at the Galway festival for nearly three decades and picked up his 25th …

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History in the Making: Taylor hits a perfect nine (2002)

In 2002 Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor produced a moment of magic, or to be more accurate nine moments, by recording his first ever televised nine dart finish. Taylor achieved this feat en route to a 16 – 7 victory over Chris Mason in the quarter finals of the PDC World Matchplay championships at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. Taylor is …

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Clean Sweep For Conor McGregor & Co.

The UFC finally made its long awaited return to our shores for UFC Fight Night Dublin: McGregor v Brandao, and it didn’t disappoint. The fight card, which included five Irish fighters, was action packed and sent the sell-out crowd into pandemonium. Before the event all eyes may have been on ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor, but the rest of the Irish …

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HITM: Padraig Harrington Wins Open Championship

In 2007 Padraig Harrington claimed his first Claret Jug by beating Spain’s Sergio Garcia in a gripping four-hole playoff at Carnoustie Golf Links in Scotland. By achieving this Harrington became the first winner of the Open Championship from the Republic of Ireland. The Dubliner had been a shining light for Irish golf since turning professional in 1996. In that time …

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