Champions Galway make short work of Sligo

Galway 3-11 Sligo 0-10 GALWAY cruised to a fourth ever three-in-a-row of Connacht minor football titles when claiming the last ever provincial crown at this grade, and the county’s 28th in all. It was a workmanlike performance...

Out-of-sorts Galway collapse in one-sided Connacht final

ROSCOMMON 2-15 GALWAY 0-12 THERE’S a bubble of intensity that separates winners from losers in the white heat of championship football and in this one-sided Connacht final at Pearse Stadium on Sunday it was Roscommon who...

Burke shines for St Thomas’ against injury-hit Portumna

ST THOMAS’ 1-21 PORTUMNA 1-14 ST Thomas’ quest for back-to-back county titles received a real shot in the arm with a crucial victory over perennial challengers and former champions Portumna. Thomas’ were under pressure for a win...
Galway United's Padraic Cunningham whose late goal salavaged a draw against St. Patrick's Athletic at Richmond Park on Friday night.

Another draw as Galway United strike late to grab share of spoils

Galway United   1 St Patrick’s Ath.  1 Patrick Flaherty at Richmond Park IT was a game billed as a relegation scrap, the bottom two sides both without a win in their last seven games fighting it out...
Peter Allen, Chairman Galway Race Committee, Tim Higgins, Tote Ireland, Noel Meade, trainer, with the Galway Plate, and Michael Moloney, General Manager, Galway Racecourse, attending the launch of the Summer Racing Festival in the Marker Hotel, Dublin on Monday. Photo: Andrew Downes.

Record prizemoney is up for grabs at the Galway festival

PRIZEMONEY at the upcoming Galway Summer Racing Festival is about to crash through the €2m barrier for the first time ever, with a minimun feature race value of €100,000 on each day at Ballybrit. The...
Galway's Conor Cooney breaking away from Wexford's Simon Donohoe during Sunday's Leinster final at Croke Park. Photo: David Maher/Sportsfile.

Galway’s attacking twin towers prove much too hot for Wexford

THE hard evidence is incontrovertible. Galway hurlers are currently in a league of their own as they underlined once again with a clear-cut win over Wexford in the Leinster final at Croke Park on...


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