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Ireland"s sporting year 1988.

Ireland"s sporting year 1988.

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Published by Gill and Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsKaliber.
The Physical Object
Pagination122p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15175870M
ISBN 100717116182

Already a winner of one Sports Book of the Year award, it is a magnificent account, step by step, of how Donegal picked themselves off the floor in to mould themselves into champions two. The obituary section of a newspaper. Get a irish sports page mug for your bunkmate Helena.

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27 January – the country code top-level for the Republic of Ireland is ies: 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st. Summary. The sport was experiencing a mini boom, the National Greyhound Racing Club (NGRC) released the annual returns, with totalisator turnover up nearly 30% at £98, and attendances up over 10% recorded at 4, from meetings.

John McGee head man to Fred Wiseman was granted a trainer's licence and took charge of the kennel. He had a remarkable year as a rookie trainer. It is Janu and the latest edition of The Economist hits the news stands.

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