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Cork Sports Personalities

Being a sports mad city Cork has its own fair share of sporting greats

Jack Lynch Hurler, Footballer & Taoiseach (Prime Minister)
Christy Ring Hurler
Teddy McCarthy Hurler & Gaelic Footballer
Jimmy Barry-Murphy Hurler & Gaelic Footballer
   
Roy Keane Soccer (Republic of Ireland captain, Man Utd./Celtic)
Denis Irwin Soccer (Republic of Ireland & Manchester Utd)
Liam Miller Soccer (Republic of Ireland, Man Utd./Celtic)
   
Sonia O'Sullivan Athlete
Deval O'Rourke Athlete
Marcus O'Sullivan Athlete
Pat O'Callaghan Hammer Thrower
Rob Heffernan Athlete
   
Peter Stringer Rugby
Doncnadh O Callaghan Rugby
Ronan O'Gara Rugby
Simon Zebo Rugby
   
Mark Cohen Cricket
Alan Lewis Cricket & Rugby
   
Tony Mullane Major League Baseball