Former Galway ladies football star and Annaghdown's spiritual leader, Fiona Wynne, who, nine years after retiring from the game, will line out for her club in this Sunday's All-Ireland intermediate club final at Parnell Park.

The comeback women who is Annaghadown’s driving force

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHEN Annaghdown native Fiona Wynne retired from club football in 2007, she thought that was it. She had few regrets. As playing careers go, she had achieved more than many,...

Big honour for Craughwell AC as club’s top girls bound for Europe

CRAUGHWELL AC underlined its status as one of the top juvenile athletics clubs in the country after it was confirmed last week that the club’s U20 female team has been selected to represent Ireland...
Kilconly native Paul Ryder (far left) who is the tournament organiser for the World Deaf Golf Championships which will take place at Carton House next week. He is pictured with members of Deaf Golf Ireland.

Galwayman is chief organiser of World Deaf Golf Championships

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon THE World Deaf Golf Championships will take place at Carton House Golf Course, Maynooth next week and the man charged with the smooth running of the tournament is chief organiser...
Former World snooker champion Ken Doherty who is coming to Galway in early June to take on Steve Davis in an exhibition match.

Former World snooker champions on cue for Galway exhibition game

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon TWO of snookers most loved figures, Ireland’s own former World Champion Ken Doherty and six-time winner Steve Davis, are to play an exhibition game at the Black Box Theatre in...
Craughwell native Kevin Devin (far left), co-founder of Charlotte James Connolly's GAA in North Carolina, with the club's senior ladies football team which won the North American senior title last September and will tour Ireland, including Galway, in May.

North Carolina natives are taking to the GAA in droves thanks to Devin

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon One of the sporting success stories from North American GAA in 2017 – Charlotte James Connolly’s senior ladies football team – is to play a series of challenge games around...

Bringing the Far East into sharper focus for the West

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The Far East is a hundred years old; not that part of the planet obviously, but the eponymous magazine produced by the Columban Fathers for a century. Indeed, it’s exactly...


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