Indian-origin boy to play for Ireland in Fide World Chess Championship

Indian-origin Ayaansh Mulukutla is representing Ireland in the FIDE World Cadets Chess Championships 2022  – Open in the under-8 category in Batumi, Georgia. The Georgian Chess Federation, Georgian Chess Club “64,” and FIDE are organising the FIDE World Cadets Chess Championships 2022, which is scheduled for September 15-28 2022, in Batumi. The championships are in … Read more

Ireland defeated Australia to claim third place at Sevens World Cup

Ireland defeated Australia 19-14 in the third-place playoff to win the bronze medal at the Rugby Sevens World Cup. In a riveting contest that saw Australia lead by seven points twice, Harry McNulty sprinted over for a try in the 13th minute that broke the tie. Following a disappointing 17-10 defeat to New Zealand earlier … Read more

Ireland fall just short against New Zealand in Rugby Sevens World Cup semi-final

Ireland’s men’s sevens team gave New Zealand a fierce fight but ultimately lost a devastating 17-10 semi-final match in South Africa’s Rugby World Cup Sevens. Three tries from Ngarohi McGarvey Black kept the champions’ three-in-a-row bid alive as they brought their record against Ireland to 10-0 at the Cape Town Stadium. Ireland had a chance … Read more

Indian-origin Tarun wins the Fide’s International Master Title

Indian-origin, Tarun Kanyamarala becomes Ireland’s youngest-ever International Master by winning the Fide’s IM Title at the age of 17 years. He beats the record held by Brian Kelly (for 24 years) who was 20 when he claimed the title in 1998. Last month, Tarun won the 101st Irish Chess Championship, which was held in Dublin, … Read more

‘Finglas Cubs’ crowned champions in the Mixed Cubs A-League championship

With all the stressful moments of a cricket match, Finglas Cubs claimed victory in the Mixed Cubs A-League championship game. In a competitive game that lasted the entire time, the visiting Finglas Cubs defeated the home Railway Union Cubs by five runs. The young boys from both sides handle the pressure situation of a big … Read more

Ireland’s women’s team takes silver medal at European Championships

The Irish women’s four team almost lost out on a gold medal at the European Championships in Munich, but they held off Romania’s challenge to take silver and earn Ireland’s first medal of the championship. Ireland’s Tara Hanlon, Aifric Keogh, Eimear Lambe, and Natalie Long have won silver in the women’s four at the European Rowing … Read more

Indian-origin Singh replaces McBrine in Irish squad for final T20 games against Afghanistan

Indian-origin spinner Simi Singh has been selected in place of Andy McBrine for Ireland’s final two T20 matches against Afghanistan at Stormont next week. The only change to the squad from the first three games is the inclusion of Singh. Afghanistan lost to Ireland by 22 runs at the Belfast venue on Friday, giving Ireland … Read more

€382,216 funding announced for Gaelic Games Programme in West

The Connacht GAA Council has been given three-year funding worth more than €380,000 to continue managing the Gaelic Games Program in Connemara’s schools. The funding is an increase of €34,747 above what was announced for the Galway and Tuar Mhic Éadaigh Gaeltacht in 2019. In accordance with the plans, instruction in football, hurling, and handball … Read more

India wins historic gold and silver in men’s triple jump at Commonwealth Games 2022

Eldhose Paul and Abdulla Aboobacker achieved a historic gold and silver medal finish for India in the men’s triple jump competition at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on Sunday. Paul earned his best mark of 17.03m on his third try, and Aboobacker came in second with 17.02m, which he accomplished in his fifth attempt. Eldhose … Read more

Ireland reach highest ever position in FIFA women’s world rankings

Vera Pauw’s Ireland have climbed to 26th in the latest Fifa World Rankings.  The World Cup aspirants moved up one spot to 26th after a dominant win against Georgia in Tbilisi, moving them into the top 16 of the European countries. Since Pauw took charge in 2019, the team has moved up six places overall … Read more

India women beat Pakistan by eight wickets in Commonwealth Games 2022

The Indian women’s cricket team defeated Pakistan Women in their second T20I match of the campaign, at Edgbaston in Birmingham. India scored 102/2 in just 11.4 overs to beat Pakistan.  After deciding to bat, Pakistan was dismissed for 99 runs with Sneh Rana (2/15) and Radha Yadav (2/18) each getting two wickets after the rain … Read more

Indian-origin girl to play for Ireland’s national under-15 cricket squad

Indian-origin girl, Dia has been selected for Ireland’s Under-15 national cricket team for the Ireland Junior Cricket Program at the Malvern College Festival. Dia, the daughter of Shyam, a member of the Finglas club, is preparing to play for Ireland’s national cricket team. The Ireland junior cricket programme has finally resumed in light of the … Read more

CWG 2022: India’s 14-year-old Squash player Anahat Singh, kicks off with victory

India’s youngest athlete , 14-year-old Anahat Singh who is competing in the squash women’s singles tournament at the Commonwealth Games, got off to a strong start on Day 1. Anahat, the youngest member of India’s CWG contingent, defeated Jada Ross of Saint Vincente and the Grenadines in her women’s singles round of 64 matches. She … Read more

Indian Origin Michelle Shochan win opening match of European Youth Olympic Festival

Indian origin Michelle Shochan achieved a stunning victory in her first match at the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF). Michelle, Ireland’s U17 badminton player, defeated Varsha Kumar of Team England 22-20 24-22 21-15. The European Olympic Committee owns the unique rights to the European Youth Olympic Festival, which is a part of the EOC. EYOF … Read more

PV Sindhu Wins Singapore Open 2022 Title against China’s Wang Zhi Yi

India’s PV Sindhu beat China’s Wang Zhi Yi 21-9, 11-21, and 21-15 to claim her maiden title in Singapore and her third title in 2022 after wins in the Korea Open and Swiss Open. Sindhu won the first game 21-9 in a dominating fashion but Wang Zhi gained the second game. In the final game, … Read more