West Utd leave league troubles behind with Junior Cup victory

Soccer Local Scene with Mike Rafferty WEST United might be struggling in the relegation area of the Premier League but Cup action brings a bit of fire to their bellies and, on Sunday last,...
Clonbur's Karen Keane secures possession ahead of Castleisland Desmonds' Leanne Mangan during the TESCO All-Ireland Club intermediate ladies football final in Corofin on Saturday. Photos: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile.

No complaints from Clonbur as Kerry champs too strong

Castleisland Desmonds 2-11 Clonbur 1-6 ALTHOUGH the scoreboard gave a false sense of one-sidedness to this All-Ireland Club intermediate ladies football final, there can be no denying that the better side won on the day. Castleisland...
Connachts centre Bundee Aki who faces over six weeks on the sidelines with an ankle injury.

Connacht injury crisis deepens as Aki is latest to be sidelined

CONNACHT have been dealt a major blow with the news that in-form centre Bundee Aki is set to be out of action until mid-February after suffering an ankle injury. The popular Kiwi sustained the injury...
Thomastown's Niamh Donnelly is chased by Sarsfields' Aisling Spellman during Sunday's All-Ireland club senior camogie semi-final in Carrig and Riverstown. Photos: Ken Sutton/Inpho.

Sarsfields shade the verdictas McGrath pots the winner

Sarsfields 0-8 Thomastown 0-7 CONFUSION! Anger! Frustration! Emotions were completely different three hours after learning their All-Ireland senior camogie semi-final was destined to be postponed last Sunday before Niamh McGrath struck over a match-winning 45 to...
Galway defender David Walsh who will be hoping the Tribesmen can continue their unbeaten run in Division Two against Clare at Pearse Stadium on Sunday.

Galway on guard for rare clash with Clare in Salthill

A novel pairing, as Galway and Clare senior footballers lock horns this Sunday at Pearse Stadium (2pm) in the National League for the first time in over two decades. Galway were at a low-ebb in...

No shadow boxing for Galway hurlers against Limerick

AS Galway senior hurlers head to the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday (3pm) for a National League showdown against Limerick, selector Francis Forde has admitted the Tribesmen are keen to win this one if only...


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