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Daily Archives: July 8, 2017

Mayo ‘moving in the right direction’ says Rochford

Mayo manager Stephen Rochford believes his side are heading in the right direction following their hard-fought victory over Clare at Cusack Park. Rochford’s side battled back from a half-time deficit to overcome a well-organised and energetic Clare side 2-14 to 0-13 to advance to the

T20 Blast: Birmingham beat Notts, Derbyshire edge out Yorkshire

Incredible missed T20 run-out gives Bears last-ball win NatWest T20 Blast Dates: 7 July – 2 September Coverage: Ball-by-ball local radio commentary on every match, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC Sport app. In-play highlights and live text commentary of selected games on the BBC Sport

Waterford stun Kilkenny with extra-time victory

Jamie Barron and Maurice Shanahan struck extra-time goals at Semple Stadium as Waterford finally beat Kilkenny in senior championship hurling for the first time since 1959. A 58-year famine was ended in sensational style during a gripping All-Ireland round 2 qualifier that required extra-time before

Mayo pass Clare test after nervy start

Mayo recovered from a poor opening half to kill off Clare with two goals in a three-minute spell just after half-time. The O’Connor brothers, Diarmuid and Cillian, delivered the two goals which set Mayo on their way and broke Clare’s hearts in a great contest.

Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri collapses during pre-season friendly

Abdelhak Nouri travelled with the Ajax squad for the Europa League final against Manchester United in Stockholm in May Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri collapsed and was taken to hospital by helicopter during a pre-season friendly against Werder Bremen. The incident, which happened in the second