Liam Mellows' Stephen Barrett breaking away from St Thomas' Donal Cooney during Sunday's senior hurling championship tie at Kenny Park. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

County champions have no answer to St. Thomas’

FORMER All-Ireland club champions St Thomas’ look the team to beat as the Galway senior hurling title race continues the sorting out process ahead of the final round of group matches. In maintaining their winning...
Galway's Aifric Keogh and Cork’s Emily Hegarty competing in the Women's A Pairs final at the World Championships in Plovduv, Bulgaria.

Talented city rower Keogh hits new high at World finals

A rower from Furbo is on her way to booking a place at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo after creating history for Irish rowing last week. Aifric Keogh (26) and her rowing partner, Emily Hegarty...
Salthill Knocknacarra's Sean Armstrong in action against Donal Feeney of Barna. Both clubs face important games in the senior football championship this weekend.

Last chance saloon for several clubs in football championship

WE’RE approaching the business end of the Galway senior club football championship with the final round of the groups stage taking place this weekend. A handful of teams have already qualified for the quarter-finals, and...
AGalway United's Ryan Connolly battling for possession with Wexford FC's Dean Walsh during Friday night's First Division tie at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Utd’s teenagers offer hope for future in final home league tie

Galway United 1 Wexford FC 1 AS supporters departed Eamonn Deacy Park for the final time in 2018 on Friday night, they left after seeing what has become an all too common occurrence by their side...
Cappataggle's Ronan Garvey tries to break past the challenge of Portumn's Andy Smith during Saturday's senior hurling championship tie at Duggan Park. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Cappy back in the chase after crucial victory over Portumna

Cappataggle 0-18 Portumna 0-11 FIVE years ago, Cappataggle would have needed planning permission to get on the same playing field as Portumna, but the local hurling landscape has altered significantly in the interim as the events...
Turloughmore's Ronan Burke and Darragh Cooney of Killimordaly on the turn during Sunday's senior hurling championship clash at New Inn. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Turlough’s title chase gains traction with emphatic win

Turloughmore  1-14 Killimordaly 1-8 THERE was a strange backdrop to this lively Senior A championship tussle in New Inn on Sunday . . . and it had little to do with Killimordaly and Turloughmore heading to...


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