Connacht Sport

What’s rare is beautiful for KFC as Kelsey claims the national title

A week earlier than she had been expected to box, Kelsey Langan made light of the change in schedule to be crowned champion of Ireland on Friday when winning the 39kg Girl 1 final at the National Stadium in Dublin....

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Epic final ends in delight for Moy boys

In taking on Breaffy in last Tuesday’s Division 2 final of the County U16 Football League, Moy Davitts knew they...

Tuesday, 14/05/19 - 10:28am Read More

Ballyhaunis clarify their stance after Cong no show

With no fewer than six of their team involved in the Mayo senior hurling squad which commenced its Nicky Rackard...

Tuesday, 14/05/19 - 10:21am Read More

No excuses from Walsh as he quickly looks to next challenge

It wasn’t the start to the Nicky Rackard Cup campaign that Derek Walsh and his players would have hoped for,...

Tuesday, 14/05/19 - 10:16am Read More

Thousands turn out for Western People mini-marathon

The 10th annual Western People West of Ireland Women’s Mini-Marathon was bathed in glorious sunshine last Sunday. The starting point...

Tuesday, 07/05/19 - 9:35am Read More

Mayo find Rossies too hot to handle

Roscommon deservedly came away with the two points on offer in last week’s opening round of the Celtic Challenge, the...

Tuesday, 07/05/19 - 9:27am Read More

The green and red of Manhattan

It’s doubtful that the regular early-Sunday morning commuters stepping aboard the uptown 1 train at Times Square and 42nd Street...

Tuesday, 07/05/19 - 9:22am Read More

Mayo write their own fairytale of New York

The seats under the modest canopy cover in the centre of the Gaelic Park stand were filled before 9am on...

Tuesday, 07/05/19 - 9:17am Read More

It’s third time lucky for Ballina’s Norah

It was a case of third time lucky for Ballina runner Norah Pieterse who won the 10th annual Western People...

Tuesday, 07/05/19 - 9:10am Read More

Sponsorship deals for Sligo GAA

The Clayton Hotel in Sligo have been announced as the new sponsors of the Sligo senior hurling team. The announcement...

Monday, 18/03/19 - 9:01am Read More

National Sport

John O’Shea joins Reading coaching staff

John O’Shea has returned to Reading as a first-team coach. O’Shea, who retired as a player after Reading’s final game last season, will work alongside manager Jose Gomes and his backroom staff. The Royals signed the former Manchester United and...

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Offaly renames Open trophy the ‘Clara’ jug as Shane Lowry’s local club shows off his record scorecard

The Claret Jug has been renamed the Clara Jug in Shane Lowry’s native Offaly. He has climbed to 17th in...

Monday, 22/07/19 - 10:45am Read More

‘We have a lot of work to do’ – Tipperary Camogie boss Niamh Lillis after their win over Meath

It wasn’t pretty but Tipperary manager Niamh Lillis was pleased that her charges hit the last five points to register...

Monday, 22/07/19 - 10:05am Read More

‘We were a bit sloppy’ – Cork Ladies Football manager’s estimation of his side’s 20-point win

Cork blasted out an ominous statement of intent during their first fixture in the 2019 TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championships. The...

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Shane Lowry: ‘We’re going to have one hell of a few days’ after Open win

“I’d say there were people watching golf today that never watched before,” Open winner Shane Lowry said in an interview...

Monday, 22/07/19 - 8:05am Read More

Ireland u-19s secure spot in Euro semi-finals with won over Czech Republic

Barry Coffey of Republic of Ireland celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the 2019 UEFA U19 European Championship...

Sunday, 21/07/19 - 10:35pm Read More

Seven up for Rovers in facile win over Students

Aaron McEneff of Shamrock Rovers, centre, celebrates after scoring his side’s fifth goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division...

Sunday, 21/07/19 - 10:25pm Read More

Donal Conway welcomes ‘resounding’ vote for FAI reform at EGM

FAI President Donal Conway has said he is “absolutely delighted” that delegates at today’s EGM in Dunboyne gave what he...

Saturday, 20/07/19 - 9:30pm Read More

Shane Lowry steeling himself for most challenging day of his career at Open

A day of golfing perfection from Shane Lowry took the Irishman to the verge of Open Championship victory at Royal...

Saturday, 20/07/19 - 9:20pm Read More

Dublin defeat Roscommon in predictable Super 8 clash

[score] [team1]Dublin[/team1][score1]2-26[/score1] [team2]Roscommon[/team2][score2]0-14[/score2] [/score] Well, did we ever suspect otherwise? This was every bit as easy and predictable as the...

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