NUI Galway were missing county star, Damien Comer, against Roscommon.

NUIG just lose out but GMIT suffer a hammering

Roscommon 1-17 NUI Galway 0-14 NUI Galway, who had already stunned Mayo in the opening round of the FBD League, were unable to follow up on that victory when they faced Roscommon in their second-round fixture...
The hurlers of Galway and NUI Galway had to endure some pretty cold conditions in Ballinasloe last Thursday. Photo: Joe Keane.

Hurlers’ second-half blitz books shoot-out with Laois

Galway  1-20 NUIG 0-13 They got the result, but Galway made hard work of their second Walsh Cup outing last Thursday before pulling clear in the second half. An unanswered 1-12 in that second-half second half including...
The new management team at Galway WFC. From left: Maz Sweeney, assistant manager, Billy Clery, manager, and Susie Cunningham, strength and performance coach.

Clery is appointed the new manager of Galway WFC

By Francis Kennedy FORMER Galway United captain Billy Clery has been appointed manager of Galway WFC, succeeding his former boss at United, Don O’Riordan who left the club in December 2016 following a season of...
SSE Airtricity Moycullen's Paul Freeman tussling with Justin Goldsborough of Griffith Swords Thunder during Saturday's National Basketball Cup semi-final at the Neptune Stadium, Cork. Photo: Gary Carr/Inpho.

Moycullen give their all but it’s not enough to carry day

Swords Thunder 85 Moycullen 77 SSE Airtricity Moycullen, playing in their first ever SuperLeague National Cup semi-final against Swords Thunder of Dublin, gave it everything they had but ended up on the wrong end of a...
New Zealander Jono Gibbes who has been linked with the vacant Connacht Head Coach role.

Gibbes linked to Connacht job

A coach no stranger to Ireland has emerged as the frontrunner to take over from Pat Lam as Connacht supremo next season. New Zealander Jono Gibbes is currently working as assistant coach at Top 14...
Connacht out half Jack Carty whose knee injury sustained against the Ospreys is not as serious as originally feared.

Connacht seeking maximun European points as hapless Italians roll into town

CONNACHT are on the cusp of writing another little piece of history. You wouldn’t think it, what with the doom and gloom that has descended on College Road due to poor league form, a rotten...


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