Over Christmas I got to read two great sports books. As it turned out, both were Irish sports books. Both were written by hurlers. Who were both from Clare. Both were nominated for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year. Both were about what great things people can do if they put their minds … Continue reading What’s your favourite sports book?
Driving back on the M7 from Thurles on Saturday night we nearly ran out of petrol. It was gone half 10 and there are no service stations between Cork and Dublin on the shiny new motorway. Anyway we ventured off at Portlaoise and crept through the ghost town. There it was. A Topaz station! Luckily we got … Continue reading Munster Hurling Final 2010