Castlegar juniors make no mistake in county final

CASTLEGAR 0-15 MEELICK/EYRECOURT 0-12 CASTLEGAR created history at Kenny Park last Sunday by claiming a fifth County Junior A hurling title becoming the first side to do so at the grade. A torrential shower hit Athenry ten...
Jockey Seán Flanagan in conversation with Galway trainer Patrick Kelly and owner Philip Reynolds after Presenting Percy won the Corrib Oil Maiden Hurdle at Ballybrit on Sunday. Photos: Iain McDonald.

Kelly presents Percy in top shape to land Galway prize

THE renaissance of local trainer Pat Kelly continued at Ballybrit on Sunday when the Craughwell-based handler turned out the promising Presenting Percy to land the Corrib Oil Maiden Hurdle. Having saddled his first ever winner...
Colga's Neil Greaney tussling for possession with Brian Carroll of Bohemians during Sunday's Joe Ryan Cup tie at Millars Lane. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Controversy as disallowed goals prove costly for Galway League

Clare League 2 Galway League  1 TWO questionable offside decisions was to cost Galway dearly as they lost their opening contest in the Oscar Traynor Cup in Ennis on Saturday evening. Having taken an early lead from...
Turloughmore's Fergal Moore, one of several long serving players who have been released from the Galway hurling panel.

Hardcore of experienced players released from the Galway hurling panel

GALWAY team manager Micheál Donoghue has bitten the bullet in conducting a radical overhaul of the senior hurling panel for the 2017 season. It’s out with the old and in with the new as a...
Monivea's Caolin Blade who will start at scrum half for Connacht's away clash against the Dragons on Friday night.

Pressure on Connacht to deliver eighth consecutive victory over the Dragons

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons has been a ‘banker’ fixture for Connacht Rugby in recent seasons, with the Westerners toppling the east Welsh outfit seven times in their past seven meetings. And making it eight wins from...
New Galway United manager, Shane Keegan.

Utd opt for Keegan as new team boss

SHANE Keegan will be unveiled as the new manager of Galway United on Monday as an at-times fractious five-week process to replace Tommy Dunne finally comes to an end. Keegan is the current manager of...


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