Archive for 2019

New 20×20 Third Level Initiative Announced

October 2, 2019  |  News  |  Share

SSI/IRFU Women's Rugby Final 2019 On October 1st, Student Sport Ireland in partnership with 20x20 announced the first ever national women in sport initiative for third level colleges and universities on...

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8th Place Finish for Men's Footballers

2019 World University Games, Stadio Lamberti, Napoli, Italy 13/7/2019 Men's Soccer 7th/8th Play-Off France vs Ireland Ireland team ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

8th Place Finish for Men’s Footballers

July 16, 2019  |  News, World University Games  |  Share

2019 World University Games, Stadio Lamberti, Napoli, Italy 13/7/2019 Men's Soccer 7th/8th Play-Off France vs Ireland Ireland team ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Ireland 1 - France 1 (France win 4-3 on penalties) Ireland’s Men’s Football team signed off...

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Russian comeback steals Bronze from Ireland’s grasp

July 15, 2019  |  News  |  Share

2019 World University Games, Stadio Ciro Vigorito, Benevento, Napoli, Italy 12/7/2019 Women's Soccer Bronze Medal Match Ireland vs Russia Ireland crestfallen as Russia win penalty shootout ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Ireland 2 – Russia 2 (Russia...

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BRONZE MEDAL FOR MARCUS LAWLER

July 11, 2019  |  News  |  Share

2019 World University Games, Stadio San Paulo, Napoli, Italy 11/7/2019 Men's 200m Final Ireland's Marcus Lawler celebrates winning bronze ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Team Ireland captured their first medal of the 2019 World University Games as Marcus...

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Dreams of Gold Dashed by North Korea

July 11, 2019  |  News  |  Share

Ireland 0 – North Korea 5 2019 World University Games Women's Soccer Pool C, Stadio S. Francesco, Nocera, Napoli, Italy 4/7/2019 Ireland vs South Korea Ireland team ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson A very talented North Korean side proved...

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Mixed Bag for Archers at World University Games

July 10, 2019  |  News  |  Share

2019 World University Games Archery, Stadio Partenio Avellino, Napoli, Italy 9/7/2019 Daniel Foley ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Team Ireland Archers have been in action in the individual competitions over the past three days in Napoli...

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Ireland Pay the Penalty as Russia Advance

July 10, 2019  |  News  |  Share

Ireland 0 – Russia 1 2019 World University Games Men's Soccer Quarter-Final, Stadio Pinto, Caserta, Napoli, Italy 9/7/2019 Ireland vs Russia Ireland dejected after the game ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Ireland’s Men’s Football team were defeated in...

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Top Ten Finish for Eric Favors Jr in Shot Put Final

July 9, 2019  |  News  |  Share

2019 World University Games, Stadio San Paolo, Napoli, Italy 8/7/2019 Men's Shot Put Qualification Ireland's Eric Favors ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Team Ireland enjoyed a very successful opening day in the athletics competitions...

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Ireland Advance After Shoot Out Drama

July 9, 2019  |  News  |  Share

Ireland 0 – China 0 (Ireland win 4-1 on penalties) 2019 World University Games Men's Soccer Pool A, Stadio Pinto, Napoli, Italy 7/7/2019 Ireland vs Uruguay - celebrate winning the penalty...

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Draw with Uruguay secures top spot for Ireland

July 8, 2019  |  News  |  Share

Ireland 1 - Uruguay 1 2019 World University Games Men's Soccer Pool A, Stadio Pinto, Naples, Italy 7/7/2019 Ireland vs Uruguay Ireland’s Sean McSweeney with Bruno Sarasua Leoni of Uruguay ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Ireland have qualified...

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