Connacht's Tiernan O'Halloran who was a surprise omission from Ireland's 34-man squad for the November Internationals.

Connacht must develop Plan B as rivals are catching on

Inside Track with John McIntyre THERE was more than a few Connacht supporters justifiably hot under the collar when the 34-man Irish squad was unveiled for the November Internationals last week. Just three players from...
Galway GAA have officially launched the 2017 Season Ticket just ahead of the busy festive period. Tickets are €200 and are available from or by phone on 087-4561761. Pictured at the launch are Galway players Padraig Mannion, Gareth Bradshaw, Cathal Mannion and Eddie Hoare.

GAA rises to the challenge in backing IRFU’s World Cup bid

Inside Track with John McIntyre THE GAA rightly got a bad rap for decades over its hostility to other sports – an attitude which manifested itself in hurlers and footballers being banned from playing rugby...
Galway's Man of the Match Shane Walsh getting the better of Roscommon's Enda Smith during Sunday's Connacht football final at Hyde Park. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Walsh the conductor in chief as Galway eventually hit right note

Inside Track with John McIntyre You’d want to have been some prophet to have forecast the sensational second-half turnaround in Sunday’s Connacht football final at Dr Hyde Park midway through the match. A Galway team...
GAA Presidential candidate Frank Burke is pictured presenting the Connacht intermediate football cup to St James' captain Mark Kelly in November of 2010.

Burke has ‘fighting chance’ of taking GAA’s highest position

Inside Track with John McIntyre IT will be a crowded battlefield when Galway’s Frank Burke bids to become the next President of the GAA at the Association’s annual Congress in February – the former County...

Late Waterford surge blows the Rebels away to reach fifth final

Inside Track With fifteen minutes gone in the second-half of Sunday’s slow-burning All-Ireland hurling semi-final between Cork and Waterford, it was difficult to avoid the conclusion that Galway would comfortably beat the pick of the...
Sarsfields defender Niall Quinn who will be central to the Galway champions' prospects of reaching the All-Ireland Club hurling final when they clash with Loughgiel Shamrocks in Navan on Saturday.

Sarsfields must be wary of threat posed by Glens men

Inside Track with John McIntyre ATHENRY, Glenmore, Mount Sion, Na Piarsaigh, Portumna, Crumlin (Dublin), Patrickswell  and Moycarkey Borris of Tipperary have one thing in common . . . they all lost All-Ireland Club hurling semi-finals...


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