Clarinbridge substitute Micheal Forde (20) celebrates with Liam Donoghue after scoring a goal during their County Junior B hurling final victory over Kinvara in Ballinderreen last Saturday. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Substitute Forde finds the net twice to scuttle Kinvara hopes

Clarinbridge 2-9 Kinvara 2-5 TWO goals in the final quarter ensured Clarinbridge followed on from their 2013 Junior C success by adding the County Junior B hurling title last Saturday. Substitute Micheal Forde was the hero being...

Galway book place in league semi-finals thanks to hard-fought win

Galway 2-16 Wexford 4-8 GALWAY will continue their spring voyage into March after surviving a late Wexford onslaught on Sunday to book their place in the National League semi-finals. Leading 2-15 to 3-8 with three minutes remaining,...
Galway jockey Paddy Brennan.

Big Grade One win for Brennan but it’s not on Cue Card

IF Paddy Brennan was told beforehand that he was about to ride a Grade One winner at Kempton’s flagship meeting last Monday, the Galway jockey would have assumed a second King George on Cue...
Galway's Declan Kyne tussling for possession with Roscommon's Ultan Harney during Sunday's Connacht FBD League Final at Kiltoom. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy

Galway’s goals help to carry the day in a stirring league decider

GALWAY 2-14 ROSCOMMON 0-15 A STIRRING contest and one played out at a quite brisk pace for the closing week of January, with two Galway goal strikes proving to be the critical difference between the sides...
Galway United's Ronan Murray and Sean Brennan of Drogheda United at the launch of the SSE Airtricity Leagues at the Aviva Stadium. The clubs meet in the opening round of the Premier Division on Friday night. Photo: Seb Daly/Sportsfile.

New-look Galway United kick off campaign with home tie against Drogheda

A new season, a new manager, and a new-look squad that is chomping at the bit to get the campaign underway – Galway United’s players don’t have long more to wait, as they host...

Walsh unhappy over late postponement of FBD game

GALWAY footballers face two matches in the Connacht FBD League in less than 48 hours this weekend after the controversial eleventh-hour postponement of their clash with Mayo at MacHale Park last Sunday. A crowd of...


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