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The train could be the thing

Photo: We’re inching ever closer to Connacht final day – only nine days to go now – and while there’s little or no coverage about the match in the papers as yet, with Noel Connelly’s encouraging quote from the press night about all the squad being fit and ready the only morsel to chew on, time is ticking on […]

Team for U21 semi-final tomorrow named

@MayoGAA promised last night that the details of the county’s team to play Galway in tomorrow afternoon’s U21 Connacht football semi-final at Tuam Stadium (throw-in 4pm) would be released at 1pm today and true to their word it was. Here’s the full list of starting fifteen and subs: Mayo (U21 Connacht football semi-final v Galway, 23/3/2013): Paul Mannion (Mayo Gaels); Brendan […]

Wet for Sunday?

Graphic: ECMWF website Early indications, as the above graphic shows, are that we might be more in need of limited edition commemorative umbrellas rather than t-shirts at Croke Park next Sunday. These longer-range forecasts can, though, be spectacularly wrong – it was meant to be belting down rain the day of our quarter-final against Down but instead all that was […]

Wet ball on Sunday week?

I know it’s not exactly an earth-shattering prediction given the summer we’re having but very early indications about what kind of weather we might be enjoying on Sunday week don’t look hectic. The chart opposite (double-click on it to see a full size version and here’s the link to the moving graphic of it) shows the predicted situation at midday […]