New Connacht head coach hits the ground running

THE transition is going smoothly at the Sportsground as a new era for Connacht rugby begins. Kieran Keane is in situ for just over a week now and all and sundry within the organisation...

Time for United to put Rovers through the Hoops

THE battle to avoid the drop is still very much one which Galway United can win, but to do so they’ll need to end their worst run against any side when they host Shamrock...

Streets of Galway 8k proves another big success

YET another huge field turned out for the 32nd Galway Clinic sponsored Streets of Galway 8k Road race, hosted by Galway City Harriers, which took place on Saturday last in beautiful summer sunshine. There was...

Galway ladies face daunting test against the Rebels

GALWAY’S ladies footballers face a mammoth task in Cusack Park, Mullingar, on Saturday when they look to dethrone the seven-in-a-row title chasing Cork and progress to the last four in the TG4 senior ladies...

Tony Keady – hurling legend who rose to every challenge

IT was in the Westpark Hotel, Portumna in the early eighties that I first came across Tony Keady. Being on the border, us Tipp lads regularly made the short hop across the Shannon on...

Untested Galway U21s face daunting task against Limerick

GALWAY’S U-21 hurlers will be hoping they can replicate what the county minors have already achieved this year and that is to come in cold into a championship and claim a knockout victory against...


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