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Regarding the Rossies

Right, the points that were on offer up in Omagh are gone and so our next opportunity at securing our top tier status comes on Saturday night back on home turf. Roscommon are our opponents under the lights at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park where, with the generator humming sonorously in the background, the ball will be thrown in at 7.30pm. […]

Lahardane’s All-Ireland semi-final fixture details confirmed

Newly-crowned Mayo and Connacht Junior football champions Lahardane MacHales are in All-Ireland semi-final action at the start of January. Details of this semi-final tie, against Kerry’s Listowel Emmets, have now been confirmed. The match has been fixed for O’Connor Park in Tullamore on Saturday 6th January with a 1pm throw-in. TG4 will be streaming it live on their YouTube channel […]

Claremorris edged out in cracking All-Ireland decider

When Síomha McNulty found herself in space, contemplated her options and then proceeded to let fly from distance, the point she scored put Claremorris in front for the first time in today’s absorbing LGFA All-Ireland Junior club final. There was a huge Claremorris support at Parnell Park for the game and that score was met with a rousing cheer, as […]

LIVE: Claremorris v O’Donovan Rossa

It’s All-Ireland final day for the women footballer of Claremorris, who take on O’Donovan Rossa of Cork this afternoon in the LGFA Junior final. The game throws in at Parnell Park at 2pm. The LGFA did say earlier in the week that the final would be live streamed on YouTube and I was planning to embed the feed here for […]

Brave Tooreen bow out

Tooreen battled bravely all afternoon in today’s All-Ireland Intermediate club hurling semi-final at O’Connor Park in Tullamore but in the end their opponents Castlelyons of Cork just shaded the contest, winning by 1-12 to 0-13. The game’s only goal, scored by the Cork side midway through the second half, was instrumental in deciding the outcome of this contest. Tooreen had […]

The weekend’s matches

Christmas is fast approaching but this coming weekend there are two huge club Championship matches taking place involving teams from the county. There’s also another county final on back in Castlebar. Here are all the details of these matches. Let’s start with the biggest game of the weekend from the county’s perspective. They don’t come bigger than an All-Ireland final […]

Goals decisive as Castlebar seal U21 title

Castlebar Mitchels were tonight crowned the county champions at U21 level. They held off a strong second half comeback from Claremorris in an entertaining U21A Championship decider at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park, on a final scoreline of 4-5 to 0-14. With the winds from Storm Elin gusting around the ground, it was the young guns from the Mitchels who created […]

U21 club Championship fixtures this weekend

The U21 club Championships are coming to the boil this weekend, with the A and C finals both taking place, while the semi-finals in the B competition are also down for decision. All of these matches will be played this coming Saturday (9th December). The U21A final features the attractive pairing of Castlebar Mitchels and Claremorris. This title decider will […]