Frank Ford of Oughterard Golf Club, who hit two holes-in-one in his round last Sunday morning.

Frank tees-up a 66 million to one shot

The odds on a player scoring two holes-in-one in the same round of golf are somewhere between 66 million and 150 million to one, but Frank Ford Oughterard Golf Club beat those odds-on Sunday...

Kelly’s goals prove decisive for Galway U-21s in extra time

Galway 3-20 Sligo       2-14 (after extra-time) IF ever there was a fitting finale to the last ever Connacht U-21 football championship, this thrilling provincial decider at picturesque Markievicz Park on Saturday evening was it. In the end,...
Galway defender Daithí Burke holds off Tipperary's John McGrath of Tipperary during Sunday's National League Final at the Gaelic Grounds. Photo: Ray McManus/Sportsfile.

All-Ireland champions are blown away in league final by rampant Tribesmen

NOT even the wildest dreams of the most partisan Galway hurling supporters could have imagined what happened at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday. A league final for which Tipperary were strong favourites to win...
Kilnadeema-Letrim's Dylan Towolwai races away from Ahascragh-Fohenagh's Paul Gavin in Duggan Park on Sunday. Photo: Enda Noone.

Two sent off as day is not the only thing that gets hot

Kilnadeema/Leitrim 2-16 Ahascragh/Fohenagh 1-12 Cathal Mannion could miss Ahascragh/Fohenagh’s next match after the Galway forward received a straight red card last Sunday in his side’s senior hurling championship defeat to Kilnadeema/Leitrim. After an altercation with Brian Molloy...

Cois Fharraige make history with Connacht Shield triumph

Cois Fharraige 4 East United 1 A first ever visit to Eamonn Deacy Park paid rich dividends for Cois Fharraige as they annexed the Connacht Shield title on Sunday to clinch a first ever adult title...

Galway dog chases English Derby glory

SUCCESSFUL Glenamaddy owner and breeder PJ Fahy will look to land the top prize in one of the richest greyhound races in the world when his charge Tyrur Shay competes in the English Derby...


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