Galway's Aidan Harte who performed well in Sunday's Walsh Cup final defeat to Kilkenny at Nowlan Park last Sunday.

Galway’s mixed bag is not enough to thwart the Cats

Kilkenny 0-20 Galway 0-18 AS a yardstick to judge Galway’s prospects of promotion from Division 1B in the upcoming National Hurling League campaign, Sunday’s Walsh Cup decider at Nowlan Park was inconclusive. Too many front-liners are still...
Galway half forward Thomas Flynn is about to secure possession ahead of Clare's Cathal O'Connor during Sunday's National Football League tie at Pearse Stadium. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Galway primed for tough away league tie as Meath try to restore some pride

AHEAD of a tricky National Football League clash against Meath in Navan on Sunday (2pm), and at the midway point of the campaign, it is perhaps timely to take stock of where Galway ‘are...

No shadow boxing for Galway hurlers against Limerick

AS Galway senior hurlers head to the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday (3pm) for a National League showdown against Limerick, selector Francis Forde has admitted the Tribesmen are keen to win this one if only...

Sylane keep low profile for big clash with Wexford rivals

LISTENING to Sylane manager Walter Burke this week, he gives the impression that the gear will only be gathered up the night before and after that it will be a case of seeing who...
Galway's Rory Cunningham peels away from the challenge of Mayo's Jack Coyne during the Connacht Minor Football Championship at McHale Park, Castlebar. Photos: Enda Noone.

Galway brush past feeble Mayo

GALWAY 3-15 MAYO   0-11 LESS than 24 hours after the Galway football bubble suffered a severe dose of deflation with the U-21 All-Ireland final loss to Dublin, the county’s minor team charged in with a...

Murphy and O’Donnell point the way for Tuam Stars

Tuam Stars 0-15 Killannin 0-12 FOUR second half points by Jamie Murphy provided the inspiration for Tuam Stars to keep their nerves in the closing minutes as Ja Fallon’s side eventually saw off Killannin in Sunday’s...


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