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LGFA team to play Donegal named

We’ve named our team for tomorrow evening’s LGFA Division 1A match against Donegal in Ballybofey (throw-in 6pm). Here’s the fifteen who have been named to start for us at MacCumhaill Park. Mayo (LGFA Division 1A v Donegal, 29/5/2021): Aisling Tarpey (Foxrock/Cabinteely); Eilish Roynane (Davitts), Clodagh McManamon (Burrishoole, captain), Ella Brennan (Charlestown Sarsfields); Tamara O’Connor (Cill Chomain), Orla Conlon (Castlebar Mitchels), […]

Streaming details for this weekend’s games

The weekend is fast approaching and we’ve three Mayo matches in three different codes on over Saturday and Sunday. They’re all being played, of course, behind closed doors but all three will be available to view. The camogie match against Louth is the first one that’ll be contested. That takes place on Saturday at Adrian Freeman Memorial Park in Tooreen […]

Matches on this weekend

The four matches involving Mayo last weekend are disappearing away in the rearview mirror, the ones that are on next weekend are up ahead and coming closer. It’s a quiet weekend by comparison – just the three games this time – with action on both Saturday and Sunday. Let’s start with the team that won’t be taking the field next […]

Sunday match reports

I dunno about the rest of you but my view is that having the matches back again is just bloody great. Good performances, not-so-good displays – who cares? It’s wonderful to have the games we love to focus on back once again, giving us all hope of life beyond Covid, of a time beyond the time when it seemed that […]

All four Mayo games available to view this weekend

There are four Mayo teams in League action this weekend and, in these days when all matches have to be played behind closed doors, this morning comes welcome confirmation that all four of them will be available to watch. Two of them will be broadcast on TV and the other two will be streamed online. Let’s take them in the […]

The weekend ahead

It’s Monday evening so already it’s time to box away everything about last weekend’s matches and to switch the focus to the action that’s set to take place this coming weekend. There’s plenty of it too, with no fewer than four Mayo games down for decision between Saturday and Sunday. Like last weekend, there are League matches in football, hurling […]

Rackard Cup draw details confirmed

The draw was made today for this year’s Nicky Rackard Cup, hurling’s fourth tier Championship in which we’ll once again be competing this summer. Last year we lost out narrowly in the decider to Donegal and that’s who we face first in this year’s competition. I’d always thought that the Rackard winners compete at Christy Ring level the following year […]

Donegal deserving Rackard winners

Up until the first water break, the county’s hurlers were well in charge of today’s Rackard Cup decider at Croke Park. A steady succession of points – the bulk of them frees from Shane Boland – saw us open up a six-point gap at the end of the first quarter. From then on, though, it was underdogs Donegal who showed […]