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Irish handball player Noel O'Brien (1980)

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Image ref no   2288/040
Caption   Irish handball player Noel O'Brien (1980)
Programme   Top Ace '80 - International Handball  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   O'Brien, Noel
Description   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  
Photographer   Holton, Thomas  
Date of photograph   01/Jan/1980 - 10/Apr/1980
(01/Jan/1980 - 10/Apr/1980)  
Rights holder   RTÉ