Ciaran McGrath who has been ruled out of Sunday's All-Ireland Club football quarter-final against Fulham Gaels.

Corofin men on guard for club’s Ruislip tie with Fulham Gaels

THERE is a hell of a long way to go yet but were Corofin to go on to claim the All-Ireland club football championship for the third time in 2018, no one could accuse them...
Liam Mellows' Jack Hastings and Gort’s Kaelan Higgins tussling for possession during Sunday's Galway senior hurling final at Pearse Stadium. Photo: Enda Noone.

Liam Mellows end 47-year county title wait with deserved win over Gort

WHEN the stars align they often do so in striking fashion. It had been 47 years since Liam Mellows won their last county senior hurling championship. That was, until the 47th minute of last Sunday’s...

Galway GAA banking on Ed Sheeran concerts at Pearse Stadium to boost coffers

GALWAY GAA is to sell the land at Mountain South, Athenry in 2018 in order to alleviate the substantial debt resulting from the initial purchase of the property. In his report on the year just...
Liam Mellows joint captains, David Collins and Aonghus Callanan, raise the Tom Callanan Cup aloft after the club's county final victory over Gort at Pearse Stadium on Sunday. Photo: Enda Noone.

No big-day nerves as Mellows unfazed by Co final pressures

THE weight of creating modern-day history can have an anchor like effect on teams when it gets to the big day, especially when coming up against a seasoned outfit who have been there and...
Connacht Head Coach Kieran Keane who will be hoping the team halts a poor run of form away to Brive on Saturday.

Connacht seek to revive season with away Challenge Cup win over Brive

WHEN you have time to pause and take stock, take a breath and contemplate then you probably should be grateful for it. Connacht travel to Brive on Saturday evening (8pm) in poor form and...

Finnerty points the way for Mountbellew/Moylough U21s

Mountbellew/Moylough 0-13 Claregalway 1-9 (AET) MOUNTBELLEW/Moylough retained their U21 A North Board football title thanks to a narrow, one point victory over Claregalway. Extra-time was needed to separate the teams but it was Tom Moran’s side who...


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