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The weekend’s games

We’ve Championship action coming up at Senior level for the hurlers and at Minor level in both football and camogie. Here are details of the games the county is involved in this weekend. The Connacht Minor football Championship group stage gets underway on Friday evening. Our campaign opens with a home match against Roscommon, which takes place at Hastings Insurance […]

Results round-up

Time for a quick round-up of the results of matches played this weekend involving team from the county. The best place to start is this afternoon’s All-Ireland Post Primary Schools A semi-final, in which Sacred Heart School, Westport, came out on top against Maynooth Education Campus on a scoreline of 1-10 to 0-8. The win sends the Westport school into […]

The weekend’s matches

There are no National League matches scheduled for the county’s footballers this weekend and so instead it’s an opportunity for the small ball action to claim centre-stage. Unbeaten after two matches in Division 3A of this year’s National Hurling League, the county’s hurlers are seeking to extend that 100% run when they play Louth. This Round 3 match was originally […]

Sunday match reports

The day before the game’s biggest day of the year saw the curtain fall on Mayo’s year of inter-county football. Yesterday’s LGFA All-Ireland semi-final at Semple Stadium ended in a five-point defeat to title favourites Kerry. Here’s what’s online about the game: Locals: Mayo News, Connaught Telegraph, Western People, Radio Kerry. Nationals: Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Irish Mirror. Others: Ladies […]

Team to play Kerry named

We’ve named our team and subs for tomorrow’s LGFA All-Ireland semi-final against Kerry at Semple Stadium (throw-in 5pm). Here’s our match day panel for Thurles: Mayo (LGFA All-Ireland SFC semi-final v Kerry, 29/7/2023): Laura Brennan (Hollymount); Saoirse Lally (Westport), Clodagh McManamon (Burrishoole), Danielle Caldwell (Castlebar Mitchels); Éilís Ronayne (Davitts), Ciara Needham (Louisburgh), Kathyrn Sullivan (Castlebar Mitchels, captain); Aoife Geraghty (Westport), […]

The weekend’s games

Mayo’s inter-county season isn’t over yet and this coming weekend there are big matches involving the county in both women’s football and camogie. Unfortunately, the two games clash as both of them are set to be played on Saturday afternoon, one in Thurles and the other in Birr. The LGFA and the Camogie Association have a poor track record, both […]

Camogie win over Wicklow

The county’s camogie team were in League action this afternoon and a winning appearance it proved to be too. Today’s game was a Camogie League Division 4 semi-final against Wicklow at Rathdowney. In what was a high-scoring encounter, Mayo emerged victorious from the Laois venue on a 2-12 to 4-3 scoreline. They now face Tyrone in the Division 4 final, […]

Hurlers off the mark in Christy Ring Cup

After last weekend’s opening round shellacking by Kildare, Mayo’s hurlers travelled to Aughrim more in hope than in confidence this afternoon for their Round 2 meeting with Wicklow in the Christy Ring Cup. The long trip was, though, a worthwhile one as the Westerners came away with an 0-26 to 2-10 win over the Garden County. This year has been […]

The weekend’s results

It was three wins out of for matches for the various Mayo teams who were in action over the weekend. There’s only place to start and that’s with the county’s camogie team whose star continues to rise. This afternoon they claimed the county’s first ever Camogie League title, when they enjoyed a decisive 2-14 to 1-6 win over Wicklow in […]