I'm not hugely into sports. I watch the big soccer and rugby games when Ireland plays. I appreciate the skill in a good boxing bout and I sit in awe whenever the Olympics is on and I can watch those jaw-dropping displays the gymnasts put on. Other than that, I’m not that pushed. However, my…Continue
Those of you who know me are well aware I am a die hard sports fan. The New York Yankees are my religion in the summer months ; so much so that I call Yankee Stadium "Church in Da Bronx". It is every baseball fan's dream to say they caught a foul ball at a game and I'm no exception. I've been attending baseball games since 1974 -…Continue
by Dr. Laura Kelley
Street-fighting man, bare-knuckles, and hard-fisted: Why do the Irish like to fight? Is there more…Continue
The following info was presented to me by a friend and fellow Donegal Association of NY colleague, Ira Goldman. If you would like to get involved with the Donegal NY GAA, you may contact him at the address below or follow on FaceBook.
Only one ball got past St. Michael’s product James McFadden but that shot to the net was the difference as Rockland nipped Donegal NY for the Junior League crown. The final looked to be more of a romp for the lads from…
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… that "Iron Bones" McNamara was our great-uncle.
There are a great many things my Father said and some encompassed his attitudes about what it took to get by in life. Some were…Continue
Easter in my childhood meant time off school, the prospect of cream filled chocolate Easter eggs and endless hours attending mandatory church services. But most of all it meant the…Continue
Instead of playing to the tired, old, and clichéd stereotype of St. Patrick's Day being all about how much green beer one can drink, let's think…Continue
|OTHER IRISH BOXING ARTICLES FROM WGT:
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|Bob Halloran recounts
Micky Ward's fall ... and rise.
OTHER IRISH BOXING ARTICLES FROM WGT:…Continue
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