Evening Sports Update


Rory McIlroy says he’s feeling ‘refreshed’ ahead of returning from six weeks out due to a stress fracture to his ribs.

The world number three has only played one torunament so far this season – the South African Open where he lost out to Graeme Storm in a playoff.

McIlroy says tomorrow’s WGC-Mexico Championship marks the start of his tilt at the Masters – the only major that has so far eluded him………….


The Republic of Ireland women’s team have won their first game under new manager, Colin Bell.

Goals from Stephanie Roche and Aine O’Gorman secured a 2-nil victory over the Czech Republic in their opening game of the Cyprus Cup.

Next up for Ireland, a meeting with Hungary on Friday.


It was a good afternoon for Kerry sides in Munster Post Primary action.

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí were 3.9 to 3.3 winners over Nenagh Vocational School in U15 ”D” Hurling.

While Tralee CBS beat Waterpark College Waterford 1.8 to 1.5

In U15 ”B” Football, P.S Rathmore had a 3.13 to 3.9 win over Colaiste Ide agus Iosef Abbeyfeale.


Presentation Secondary School Castleisland have beaten Scoil Chriost Ri Portlaoise to win The U16 ”C” Girls All Ireland Schools League final today.

The final score at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght was Castleisland 48 Portlaoise 41.