Time is ripe for a first Connacht win at RDS

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Connacht head to Dublin for tomorrow’s pre-Christmas interprovincial with Leinster with momentum and confidence, while also treating this Pro 12 fixture with Leinster as their “international”.

 Connacht Rugby has never been in a better place in this competition, but this challenge with the current Pro 12 champions will provide a real yardstick for the remainder of the season.

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Brancott Estate and Connacht Rugby bear fruit

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Kiwi nectar: Brancott Estate, creator of the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, will continue as the official wine sponsor of Connacht Rugby for the third year running. Pictured with two of Connacht’s New Zealand players Jake Heenan and Mils Muliaina is Niall Beatty of Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard.

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Maree look to close the gap on Moycullen

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Local rivalry in Galway is adding a distinct flavour to the Basketball Ireland National League with six derbies in the men’s division one this season.

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Like father, like daughter as young O’Flaherty joins Galway soccer ranks

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Galway WFC’s Ellerose O’Flaherty made history on Sunday, becoming the youngest person to play senior national league soccer for a Galway side.

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Tuam to host national cross country event

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Tuam will host National Cross Country Championships next February - the first time since 1999 a national event has been held in County Galway.

Athletics Ireland has announced that the All Ireland Juvenile Development, Masters, and Intermediates cross country championships will be held in the Palace Grounds on February 8 2015, with a full programme of 12 events.

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Gort’s greater hunger is rewarded in county hurling final

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Richard Cummins of Gort comes under pressure from Portumna's Peter Smyth and Conor O'Hare in the Salthill Hotel Galway Senior Hurling Championship final at Kenny Park, Athenry, on Sunday. 	Photo:-Mike Shaughnessy

1. Gort's greater hunger and desire for victory

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Corofin do enough to book semi-final place

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Galway county football champions Corofin went to Ruislip with one job and one job only - qualify for the upcoming All-Ireland semi-final for the sixth time in the club's history.

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Expectant Gort head to Kenny Park to face the kingpins

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

This Sunday at Kenny Park (1.30pm) the county senior hurling championship final sees Gort, the 2011 champions, take on Portumna, the 2013 champions, in what promises to be an epic battle to see which club takes home the Tom Callanan Cup for 2014.

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Canning hopes Portumna will hit the ground running

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Portumna’s Ollie Canning looking for a strong start against Gort on Sunday.

Ollie Canning has played senior club championship hurling for more than 20 years, and with six county senior medals and four All-Ireland club medals in his collection, he knows what it takes to win on big championship days.

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Teamwork the key for Connacht in Bayonne

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Man of the match Danie Poolman scores two tries in Connacht’s win over Bayonne at the Sportsground.
Photo: Mike Shaughnessy

By Linley MacKenzie

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Galway boxers excel at national champs

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Galway boxers were toasting success this week when they claimed four national intermediate titles.

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Galway WFC prepares to host champions on Sunday

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Galway WFC will look for the perfect finish to 2014 when they host champions RahenyUnited on Sunday in Eamonn Deacy Park.

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Galway United takes another step forward

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Having steered Galway to promotion during an impressive first season in charge, manager Tommy Dunne believes more supporter involvement is crucial to the long term success of the domestic game.

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Corofin taking nothing for granted in London

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Corofin footballers head to London to take on London champions Tír Chonaill Gaels in Ruislip on Sunday (1pm).

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McHugh’s try seals another Wegian win

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Galwegians survived a tough test against Garryowen, winning by 10-6, to maintain pole position in their Ulster Bank League season.

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Corinthians suffer narrow loss

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Corinthians were edged out by more enterprising UL Bohs on Saturday in Cloonacauneen Park, losing 14-12 in the Ulster Bank League division 1B.

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Local clubs set for basketball showdown

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Local basketball rivals Titans and Moycullen will meet in the quarter-finals of the 2015 President's Cup.

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Galway Golf Club wins award

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Galway Golf Club in Salthill has been named the title Best Tournament Venue 2014 in Connacht.

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Connacht’s Sportsground to become bastille for Bayonne

Thu, Dec 04, 2014

Side-line view: Connacht’s Matt Healy, who is making a name for himself on the wing, scores the crucial try against Scarlets at the Sportsground, watched closed by Darragh Leader on the sideline.						Photo: Mike Shaughnessy

Connacht’s unbeaten home record this season is the priority when Pat Lam’s side returns to European rugby on Saturday (5pm).

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Galway WFC want to push forward after first win

Thu, Dec 04, 2014

Galway WFC will look to continue their new-found winning form on Sunday when Wexford Youths are the visitors to Eamonn Deacy Park.

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