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|Image ref no||2288/040|
|Caption||Irish handball player Noel O'Brien (1980)|
|Programme||Top Ace '80 - International Handball|
Irish handball player Noel O'Brien, a participant in the 'Top Ace '80' handball tournament, photographed at the Ceannarus court in Croke Park, Dublin, in early 1980.
RTÉ Television recorded the games held at this venue and broadcast them as 'Top Ace International Handball'. This series featured games between Irish players and top American professionals. The first programme was broadcast on 21 February 1980. This series of 'Top Ace' was an RTÉ/ESPN co-production. ESPN (Entertainment Sports Production Network) is an American television company. The RTÉ Guide of 15 February 1980 featured a two-page article about the series.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
01/Jan/1980 - 10/Apr/1980
(01/Jan/1980 - 10/Apr/1980)