County and provincial champions dig deep to book place in All-Ireland final

There are all types of performances that catch the eye but the secret of Corofin’s continued success is that they have this innate ability to dip into their locker and, whatever is required, pull...

Brennan and Cue Card are the aces in the pack

IT was a bolt out of the blue. Just as the new National Hunt season across channel was picking up in tempo, Paddy Brennan was released from his role as stable hockey to Tom...
Galway jockey Paddy Brennan.

Big Grade One win for Brennan but it’s not on Cue Card

IF Paddy Brennan was told beforehand that he was about to ride a Grade One winner at Kempton’s flagship meeting last Monday, the Galway jockey would have assumed a second King George on Cue...
Colm Mannion of Mountbellew-Moylough moving forward is chased by Stephen Lawless of Caherlistrane during Sunday's senior football championship tie at Tuam Stadium. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Disappointing stuff as Daly’s frees see Mountbellew home

Mountbellew-Moylough 0-10 Caherlistrane 0-8 AS the scoreline might suggest, and the fact that just six of the 18 scores came from play, this third round championship match was certainly nothing to write home about as Mountbellew-Moylough...

Corofin’s All-Ireland hopes come unstuck in semi-final

Dr. Crokes 2-11 Corofin 0-8 THE concession of goals to a lively Dr. Crokes outfit at two pivotal moments in this All-Ireland senior club football semi-final put paid to Corofin’s ambitions of a second national title...
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...


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