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#Rising Star

# rising-star - Friday 7 July, 2017

Leinster U21 hurling final star added to Kilkenny senior panel to face Waterford
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Leinster U21 hurling final star added to Kilkenny senior panel to face Waterford

Jul 7th 2017, 9:13 PM 10,832 Views 9 Comments

Richie Leahy brought into the squad by Brian Cody.

# rising-star - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Looking up to Joe Canning, going to college with Luke Meade and being coached by Jamie Wall
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Looking up to Joe Canning, going to college with Luke Meade and being coached by Jamie Wall

May 25th 2017, 5:17 PM 10,220 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a quick rise for young Galway hurler Thomas Monaghan but he’s loving every minute.

# rising-star - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

America is freaking out over the high-school basketball player who scored 92 points
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America is freaking out over the high-school basketball player who scored 92 points

Feb 8th 2017, 11:28 AM 15,970 Views 13 Comments

Remember the name LaMelo Ball.

# rising-star - Friday 20 January, 2017

Galway youngster Manning signs new deal with QPR following impressive run
# One To Watch
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# One To Watch

Galway youngster Manning signs new deal with QPR following impressive run

Jan 20th 2017, 6:46 PM 7,120 Views 3 Comments

The deal keeps him at Loftus Road until the summer of 2019.

# rising-star - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Shel-shocking the Aviva and a dazzling year in green: Leanne Kiernan's 2016
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# Teenage Dream

Shel-shocking the Aviva and a dazzling year in green: Leanne Kiernan's 2016

Dec 31st 2016, 8:00 AM 2,647 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old sensation has had a year to remember.

# rising-star - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Carbery's former coach on what the rising star brings to Leinster
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# Remember The Name

Carbery's former coach on what the rising star brings to Leinster

Sep 8th 2016, 6:30 AM 7,367 Views 9 Comments

Clontarf’s Andy Wood wasn’t at all surprised by how well the fly-half started the Pro12 season.

# rising-star - Friday 27 May, 2016

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold
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# Irish Pride

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold

May 27th 2016, 7:30 AM 11,752 Views 8 Comments

Jimmy Halpin is confident that Irish boxing’s newest star can bring home the world title.

# rising-star - Saturday 7 May, 2016

The Irish teen sensation who stunned his rivals to claim European gold
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The Irish teen sensation who stunned his rivals to claim European gold

May 7th 2016, 8:00 PM 49,116 Views 45 Comments

Nhat Nguyen talks to The42 about his remarkable success, moving from Vietnam to Ireland at the age of four and his goals for the future.

# rising-star - Thursday 5 May, 2016

After shooting 3-24 at U21 football level, Dublin senior breakthrough is the next goal
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After shooting 3-24 at U21 football level, Dublin senior breakthrough is the next goal

May 5th 2016, 5:04 PM 10,771 Views 4 Comments

Con O’Callaghan has caught fire at U21 level this spring.

# rising-star - Monday 18 April, 2016

'I hadn't really much of an interest in the GAA' - Cork star on his recent rise to fame
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'I hadn't really much of an interest in the GAA' - Cork star on his recent rise to fame

Apr 18th 2016, 12:15 AM 15,689 Views 0 Comments

Peter Kelleher admits that he didn’t have much of an interest when Cork last won an EirGrid All-Ireland U21 football title.

# rising-star - Monday 4 April, 2016

St Brendan's boss draws comparisons between Maurice Fitzgerald and 16 year-old Hogan Cup winner
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St Brendan's boss draws comparisons between Maurice Fitzgerald and 16 year-old Hogan Cup winner

Apr 4th 2016, 6:00 AM 10,162 Views 1 Comment

David Clifford was the star for the Killarney outfit on Saturday.

# rising-star - Monday 5 October, 2015

'Unbelievable!' - Here's why everyone's going nuts for the UFC's new 19-year-old wonderkid
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# Wow

'Unbelievable!' - Here's why everyone's going nuts for the UFC's new 19-year-old wonderkid

Oct 5th 2015, 6:20 PM 16,217 Views 13 Comments

Sage Northcutt looks like the real deal.

# rising-star - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Lynch the sole senior panellist in Limerick U21 side for Munster semi-final
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Lynch the sole senior panellist in Limerick U21 side for Munster semi-final

Jul 15th 2015, 1:00 PM 5,836 Views 0 Comments

Limerick have home advanrtage tomorrow night.

# rising-star - Sunday 5 July, 2015

What a performance! 20-year-old Leona Maguire finishes 2nd at European Masters
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What a performance! 20-year-old Leona Maguire finishes 2nd at European Masters

Jul 5th 2015, 7:36 PM 9,231 Views 6 Comments

The future is bright for the Cavan golfer.

# rising-star - Friday 29 May, 2015

Rory McIlroy isn't Ireland's only number one golfer collecting award after award
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Rory McIlroy isn't Ireland's only number one golfer collecting award after award

May 29th 2015, 9:14 AM 5,245 Views 3 Comments

Leona Maguire has enjoyed a peerless rookie season in America.

# rising-star - Monday 25 May, 2015

Limerick's newest hurling star embraced playing on a 'field of legends'
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Limerick's newest hurling star embraced playing on a 'field of legends'

May 25th 2015, 6:20 PM 5,226 Views 2 Comments

Cian Lynch scored three points on his debut, and he seems to have plenty of confidence off the pitch as well.

# rising-star - Thursday 7 May, 2015

PSV confirm Memphis Depay will join Manchester United this summer
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

PSV confirm Memphis Depay will join Manchester United this summer

May 7th 2015, 11:36 AM 18,007 Views 133 Comments

The PSV star had also attracted the attention of Liverpool and PSG.

# rising-star - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

An All-Ireland champion at 15, the Mayo nightmare of 2012 and concussion concerns
# The Premier Leader
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# The Premier Leader

An All-Ireland champion at 15, the Mayo nightmare of 2012 and concussion concerns

Apr 28th 2015, 5:29 PM 9,640 Views 2 Comments

Colin O’Riordan captains Tipperary in next Saturday’s All-Ireland U21 football final.

# rising-star - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Tonight's UFC Rising show on Setanta Ireland looks unmissable
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Tonight's UFC Rising show on Setanta Ireland looks unmissable

Jan 13th 2015, 11:36 AM 5,329 Views 2 Comments

The programme focuses on Conor McGregor and his build-up to this weekend’s clash with Dennis Siver.

# rising-star - Monday 1 December, 2014

Kieran Donaghy's 11 steps from injury to 2014 All-Ireland, Munster and county champion
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Kieran Donaghy's 11 steps from injury to 2014 All-Ireland, Munster and county champion

Dec 1st 2014, 6:30 PM 4,316 Views 0 Comments

Donaghy capped a memorable year by winning yesterday’s Munster club football decider.

# rising-star - Monday 10 November, 2014

Journal Media Ltd wins 'Rising Star' award
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# Fast 50

Journal Media Ltd wins 'Rising Star' award

Nov 10th 2014, 5:51 PM 7,294 Views 11 Comments

Award recognises fastest-growing young tech company in Republic of Ireland

# rising-star - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Dublin's Conor McHugh was the best U21 footballer in the country in 2014
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Dublin's Conor McHugh was the best U21 footballer in the country in 2014

Jun 12th 2014, 11:38 AM 5,681 Views 11 Comments

The Dublin forward has been named the Cadbury Hero of the Future.

# rising-star - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Jack McCaffrey - Studying medicine, schools cup rugby and winning with the Dubs
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Jack McCaffrey - Studying medicine, schools cup rugby and winning with the Dubs

Jun 7th 2014, 8:00 AM 27,604 Views 3 Comments

Dublin’s All-Ireland U21 winning captain has packed a lot into his career as he gets set for tomorrow’s start of their 2014 Leinster campaign.

# rising-star - Thursday 22 May, 2014

7 things to know about Kilkenny's Padraig Walsh aka Tommy's younger brother
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7 things to know about Kilkenny's Padraig Walsh aka Tommy's younger brother

May 22nd 2014, 7:30 AM 9,050 Views 0 Comments

The Tullaroan youngster caught they eye as one of the best players during the league.

# rising-star - Thursday 24 April, 2014

18 and in the first team, Heaney shows Rovers' Plan B in action
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18 and in the first team, Heaney shows Rovers' Plan B in action

Apr 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 3,109 Views 7 Comments

The 18-year-old won a penalty and scored the winner against Bray Wanderers on Monday night.

# rising-star - Monday 13 January, 2014

So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days
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So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days

Jan 13th 2014, 3:08 PM 13,159 Views 8 Comments

Here’s proof of how famous the Banner hurler has become.

# rising-star - Monday 2 December, 2013

20-point haul against Toulouse sees Hart’s stock rise
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20-point haul against Toulouse sees Hart’s stock rise

Dec 2nd 2013, 12:00 PM 11,949 Views 29 Comments

The 22-year-old Irishman was once again instrumental in an important win for Grenoble in the Top 14.

# rising-star - Thursday 28 November, 2013

‘Ciarán Kilkenny has all the attributes to be one of Dublin’s best’ – Alan Brogan
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‘Ciarán Kilkenny has all the attributes to be one of Dublin’s best’ – Alan Brogan

Nov 28th 2013, 8:30 AM 2,366 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin forward believes his inter-county teammate will be a Blues star for years to come.

# rising-star - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

13-year-old set to become Ireland's youngest cricketer after Twenty20 call-up
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13-year-old set to become Ireland's youngest cricketer after Twenty20 call-up

Jul 2nd 2013, 7:10 AM 4,446 Views 2 Comments

Lucy O’Reilly is hoping to help her country into the T20 World Cup three months before her 14th birthday.

# rising-star - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Tonight we learned... that Mario Götze played in Listowel in 2008
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Tonight we learned... that Mario Götze played in Listowel in 2008

Apr 24th 2013, 10:26 PM 8,914 Views 3 Comments

Probably picked up a few midfield tips off Darragh Ó Sé while he was down there.

# rising-star - Thursday 6 December, 2012

VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf
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# Role Model

VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf

Dec 6th 2012, 10:56 AM 948 Views 0 Comments

TransWorldSport have dug this candid interview with a young Tiger out of the archives.

# rising-star - Friday 22 June, 2012

VIDEO: The future of Kilkenny hurling is in safe hands
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VIDEO: The future of Kilkenny hurling is in safe hands

Jun 22nd 2012, 3:52 PM 3,431 Views 5 Comments

This does not bode well for the rest of the country.

# rising-star - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

"All opposition must be crushed": IFTA nominee sets sights on Rising Star Award
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"All opposition must be crushed": IFTA nominee sets sights on Rising Star Award

Jan 18th 2012, 10:40 AM 1,822 Views 1 Comment

The gloves are off as IFTA announces the four nominees for this year’s Rising Star category.

# rising-star - Thursday 29 December, 2011

In pictures: A day in the life of 11-year-old Chinese golfer Ada Li
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In pictures: A day in the life of 11-year-old Chinese golfer Ada Li

Dec 29th 2011, 5:19 PM 791 Views 0 Comments

Golf is becoming increasingly popular among China’s youth. Eleven-year-old Ada Li demonstrates what it takes to make it to the top.

# rising-star - Monday 20 June, 2011

Chelsea edge closer to Villas-Boas deal... but who is he?
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Chelsea edge closer to Villas-Boas deal... but who is he?

Jun 20th 2011, 4:55 PM 197 Views 0 Comments

Introducing the man that Chelsea have reportedly chosen to replace Carlo Ancelotti. Is blue to the colour for Portugal’s up-and-coming manager?