Lucas Schukat of Presentation College, Athenry competing in the Minor High Jump event during the Irish Life Health Connacht Schools Track and Field event at Athlone IT. Photo: Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

Doubles joy for Galway athletes at Connacht track & field

THE Connacht Schools Track and Field championships were held on Thursday last in Athlone IT, with some impressive performances from Galway athletes. One of the highlights came via Emma Moore of Presentation Athenry in winning...
Galway's Cathal Mannion, pictured in action against Offaly's Brendan Murphy, will be hoping to cause problems for the Kilkenny defence at Pearse Stadium on Sunday.

Holders Galway host first ever Leinster championship game against Kilkenny

IT is the battle of the champions at Pearse Stadium on Sunday (4pm) as All-Ireland holders Galway host National League winners Kilkenny in a Leinster SHC fixture that is sure to attract a massive...
Salthill Knocknacarra's Evan Wynne breaking away from Ronan Caldwell of Killannin during the clubs' county football championship encounter in Moycullen. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

New recruit Lavelle to the rescue for Salthill in dogfight

Salthill-Knocknacarra 1-10 Killannin 0-13 ONE of the biggest talking points ahead of this year’s senior football championship was the acquisition of county goalkeeper Ruairi Lavelle by Salthill-Knocknacarra and, by the end of the first round of...
Galway United goalkeeper Tadhg Ryan who made a succession of fine saves against Cabinteely in Sunday's First Division tie. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Goalkeeper Ryan to the rescue with a string of saves against Cabinteely

Galway United 2 Cabinteely 1 WINNING at your best is one thing but going out and eking out a win in a game where you rarely threaten is something Galway United have always struggled to accomplish,...
Former Kilkenny defender and media pundit Jackie Tyrrell who predicts Galway will face a big challenge against the Cats at Pearse Stadium on Sunday.

Do Galway have the hunger to drive on? – Tyrrell

NINE-time All-Ireland winning Kilkenny hurler Jackie Tyrrell believes Galway undoubtedly have the ability to blow anyone out of the water in the defence of their provincial and All-Ireland titles but says the fundamental question...

Sky Sports hurling preview night in Galway

THE Sky Sports GAA Roadshow is hitting Galway on Thursday night, May 31, taking place in the Liam Mellows GAA Club – the home of the Galway hurling champions. Sky Sports are again covering a...


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