Galway survive get big scare from the Dubs

Galway 0-26 Dublin 2-19 THIS mad cap of a second half at Pearse Stadium on Saturday evening will have helped to dampen some of the hype about the All-Ireland hurling champions. It’s to be welcomed too...
Galway manager Kevin Walsh following the action against Sligo at Pearse Stadium on Sunday.

Galway cut loose in 21-point Connacht semi-final hammering of Sligo

IT was a game that Galway were expected to win comfortably – the Division One table toppers against a side in the bottom half of the third league tier – but the manner of...
Galway's Sean Kelly after scoring their first goal in Sunday's big Connacht football semi-final win over Sligo at Pearse Stadium.

Pundits left with egg on faces after Galway men romp home

THERE’S no pleasing some pundits. There really isn’t. On Sunday in the Connacht Football Championship semi-final, Galway racked up a cricket score against Sligo. They kicked 4-24. They won by 21 points. They’d 11 different...
Tribesmen's Shane Faulkner who scored four tries against the Vikings.

Four-try Faulkner seals deal for Tribesmen

Vikings 34 Tribesmen 42 THE Galway Tribesmen Rugby League team continued their winning streak when they overcame the Waterford Vikings in a tough, thrilling contest at Dungarvan RFC last Saturday. The first period of the game was...
Galway's Joseph Cooney is chased by Dublin's Eoghan O'Donnell during last year's Leinster championship clash in Tullamore.

Champs braced for tough challenge from unlucky Dubs in final round-robin tie

HOW has the Leinster hurling championship been for us so far? Well, if it’s drama and high-wire finishes we are after, the Munster equivalent has wiped out what’s happening in the east where Galway...

Galway footballers run riot in swamping Sligo

GALWAY 4-24 SLIGO 1-12 RIGHT from the start of this Connacht football semi-final clash at Pearse Stadium on Sunday it was obvious that a huge chasm existed between the sides in terms of pace, teamwork and...


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