Connacht Sport

Parsons appointed chair of GPA National Executive

Mayo and Charlestown footballer Tom Parsons had been announced as the new Chairperson of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Gaelic Players Association (GPA). Parsons, who succeeds Limerick’s Seamus Hickey in the role, has served as NEC secretary since...

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GAA uncertainty was a key factor in AFL return, says Rowe

Mayo footballer Sarah Rowe has said that the uncertainty over the scheduling of the 2021 ladies Gaelic football season was...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:29pm Read More

Mayo’s Olympic hopeful is selected for World Championships

A Mayo man who has developed into one of Ireland’s top long distance runners has been selected to compete at...

Wednesday, 23/09/20 - 7:38am Read More

Knockmore claim their ninth county title with a two-point win over Breaffy

The Paddy Moclair Cup is on its way to the Parish of the Backs for the first time since 1997...

Sunday, 20/09/20 - 5:15pm Read More

Crucial GAA match called off due to a suspected case of Covid-19

The Galway County Intermediate semi-final between Dunmore McHales and Cortoon Shamrocks, which was due to throw in this afternoon in...

Sunday, 20/09/20 - 2:00pm Read More

Castlebar claim comfortable victory in Minor final as Ballina lose out

Castlebar Mitchels are the Homeland Minor A Football Champions for 2020 after beating Ballina Stephenites by a 14-point margin on...

Sunday, 20/09/20 - 1:27pm Read More

Underdogs Balla bite their neighbours where it hurts

Two years after winning only their second ever Mayo junior football championship title, Balla are headed for the senior ranks...

Saturday, 19/09/20 - 9:41pm Read More

Kilmaine’s ‘Meen streak sees them lift junior crown

Kilmaine are the new junior champions of Mayo after they overcame Kilmeena by 1-13 to 1-12 in Saturday’s final in...

Saturday, 19/09/20 - 7:58pm Read More

Young men buckling in for the trip of a lifetime

By Aonghus O Maicín For a club starved of success only a few seasons ago, a return to senior football...

Friday, 18/09/20 - 6:05pm Read More

These finals will reflect something very deep within

By Adrian Langan The county finals are on this weekend. It is a festival of football which will interest both...

Friday, 18/09/20 - 3:22pm Read More

National Sport

Smith and Burmester joint-top of Irish Open leaderboard

English golfer Jordan Smith shot a five-under par 65 to take joint-top spot alongside South African Dean Burmester at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open today. It’s a fine turnaround for smith after he pulled out of the Andalucia Masters...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

By Press Association Zlatan Ibrahimovic has tested positive for coronavirus. The 38-year-old striker has been placed in quarantine at home...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 3:35pm Read More

Katie Taylor’s next opponent confirmed by Eddie Hearn

Katie Taylor will follow up her recent victory over Delfine Persoon with a November bout against Spanish boxer Miriam Gutierrez....

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 2:15pm Read More

Munster academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Munster Rugby have revealed that one of their academy players has tested positive for Covid-19. The player is part of...

Wednesday, 23/09/20 - 9:35pm Read More

Liverpool v Arsenal kick-off moved due to pub curfew

The kick-off for the Premier League meeting of Liverpool and Arsenal next Monday is set to be moved forward due...

Wednesday, 23/09/20 - 3:25pm Read More

Late goals earn Manchester United win against Luton

Additional reporting by Press Association. Manchester United have booked a place in the Carabao Cup fourth round with a 3-0...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 10:30pm Read More

Suarez language exam for Italian citizenship rigged, say prosecutors

Italian prosecutors said on Tuesday they had evidence that the language exam taken by Barcelona’s Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 1:00pm Read More

How two basketball legends ended up coaching the Mayo senior football team

by Anthony Hennigan Liam McHale wasn’t a footballer who played basketball. He was a basketballer who played football. The order...

Wednesday, 20/05/20 - 12:30pm Read More