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New York game to be streamed live on GAAGO

At the GAAGO launch for 2024 held at Croke Park today it was confirmed that our Connacht Championship preliminary round clash with New York will be streamed live on the platform. The game is fixed for Gaelic Park in the Bronx on Sunday, 7th April, where throw-in is 3pm (local time), which equates to 8pm back here. Galway’s Connacht Championship […]

U21 results round-up

The county Championship at U21 level is reaching its conclusion, with semi-finals on today in the A and C competitions while in the B tournament it was quarter-final day today. Here are the weekend’s U21 Championship results: U21 A Championship semi-finals U21 B Championship quarter-finals U21 C Championship semi-finals Mayo GAA have tonight confirmed fixtures for this coming Saturday (9th […]

Claremorris through to All-Ireland final

Claremorris this afternoon qualified for the LGFA All-Ireland Junior football final, when they beat off the challenge of Erin’s Own, Lavey of Derry in a high-scoring semi-final. Roared on by a noisy home crowd, Claremorris emerged from a frantic finale to the game with a 5-4 to 2-11 victory. The final is set to take place two weeks from now. […]

Brendan Harrison announces his retirement

It was announced a few hours ago that Brendan Harrison has retired from inter-county football. The official announcement on this from Mayo GAA is here. A stylish defender who was an integral part of the Mayo team that came so agonisingly close to All-Ireland glory against a Dublin team at the peak of their powers in 2016 and again in […]

Lahardane emerge from the fog as Connacht champions

Lahardane MacHales this afternoon clinched their second Connacht Junior football title, beating off the spirited challenge of a youthful Owenmore Gaels team at a fog-bound Hastings Insurance MacHale Park. The men from the butt of Nephin came out on top by 3-10 to 1-12 after what was a rip-roaring provincial title decider between two teams who really went for it. […]

Claremorris one step away from All-Ireland final spot

On Sunday afternoon, the Claremorris women’s football team are bidding to seal their place in this year’s LGFA All-Ireland Junior club Championship final. They’ve home advantage in Sunday’s semi-final against Erin’s Own, Lavey from Derry, with the game throwing in at 1.30pm. Michael Commins has a super match preview in this week’s Mayo News (paper and digital variants) in which […]

Lahardane looking to seal Connacht glory once more

Lahardane MacHales are back in action this coming Saturday, with this year’s Mayo JFC winners aiming to win their second provincial title at this level. Their opponents in Saturday’s final are Owenmore Gaels of Sligo and this Connacht JFC title decider throws in at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park on Saturday at 1.30pm. If you’re planning on going to the game […]

U21 Championship results and fixtures

I know that the weekend’s results in the U21 football Championship have already been posted in the comments but, for the sake of completeness, here they are again. U21 A Championship quarter-finals U21 B Championship quarter-final U21 C Championship quarter-finals Mayo GAA have also confirmed fixture details in the U21 football Championships for this coming Sunday, all of which will […]

Connacht three-in-a-row for Tooreen

Tooreen’s tremendous journey continues. This afternoon at Athleague – in some ways, it’s now the team’s spiritual home-from-home, so often they’ve played and won there in recent years – they won their third successive Connacht Intermediate hurling Championship title. They prevailed in this one by beating Ballinderreen of Galway by 0-21 to 0-19 in what was a cracking provincial title […]