Mannion’s ankle injury a major concern for final

Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Galway full forward Cathal Mannion underwent a scan last Monday on the ankle injury he suffered during the first half of the facile win over Offaly.

At the time of going to print, management was still waiting for the full results of all the scans, but it is unlikely to be a long term injury.

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Solid start for Galway camogie's championship bid

Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Galway proved convincing winners over Dublin in their opening Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship fixture in Parnell's GAA on Saturday.

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Galway prepare for mouth-watering Leinster final againts Wexford

Thu, Jun 22, 2017

The Galway hurlers are back in the Leinster final for a third year in a row courtesy of a facile win over Offaly at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise on Sunday.`

Galway have won the Bob O'Keefe trophy once, in 2012, with a super display against Kilkenny, and they will be keen to turn that one Leinster title to two on Sunday week against Wexford.

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Corofin ease into quarter-finals of championship

Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Current county champions Corofin eased into the preliminary quarter-finals of the senior football championship once again after a underwhelming, yet highly effective display against Maigh Cuilinn, in Pearse Stadium, winning by 2-17 to 0-11.

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Galway camogie's Croke Park ambition has never waned

Sat, Jun 17, 2017

The Galway Camogie brigade continues to be high achievers, even though the statistic of one Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship success in 2013, 17 years after their maiden title, is hardly the stuff of legends.

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Galway overwhelming favourites to seal place in the Leinster final

Thu, Jun 15, 2017

Galway senior hurlers take on Kevin Ryan's Offaly in the Leinster semi-final in O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, on Sunday (2pm).

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Footballers now in bid for back-to-back Connacht titles

Thu, Jun 15, 2017

It was close. Far too close and tense in the final 10 minutes for heart rates. But for Johnny Heaney's superb double goal-line block off Danny Kirby and Diarmuid O'Connor, and it is questionable whether Galway would have contained the Mayo charge in the last quarter.

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The Mayo perspective; experience to see the visitors through

Thu, Jun 08, 2017

Mayo take on Galway in the Connacht semi final on Sunday in Salthill in what promises to be a mouthwatering clash to see who will face off against either Roscommon or Leitrim in the provincial show piece on July 9.

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Galway will need to produce a top performance to beat Mayo

Thu, Jun 08, 2017

The mood in Galway city and county among the GAA fraternity this week is one of giddiness and anticipation as people look forward to the Galway and Mayo Connacht championship semi-final clash next Sunday in Pearse Stadium (4pm).

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Galway hurlers too strong for below par Dublin

Thu, Jun 01, 2017

The Galway hurlers were far too strong last Sunday for Ger Cunningham's Dublin outfit in O'Connor Park in Tullamore

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Turloughmore need to beat Portumna

Thu, Jun 01, 2017

A full round of group fixtures in the senior hurling championship takes place this weekend with some exciting games down for decision.

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Galway favourites to open campaign with win over Dublin on Sunday

Thu, May 25, 2017

The Galway senior hurlers, under team manager Micheál Donoghue and selectors Frannie Forde and Noel Larkin, kick off their 2017 championship with a Leinster quarter-final against Dublin in O'Connor Park (Tullamore) on Sunday (4pm).

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Raftery Cup celebrates seventieth anniversary

Thu, May 25, 2017

As a young boy or girl in national school growing up around Corofin and Belclare, the most important competition in Gaelic football was the renowned Raftery Cup.

I remember playing with Belclare NS and being hugely disappointed when we did not win the competition, despite reaching a number of semi-finals and one final.

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Salthill too slick and strong for ageing Milltown

Thu, May 18, 2017

Opening day of this year's Galway Senior Football Championship produced two lopsided affairs that lacked any real cutting and never set the supporters' pulses racing at any stage.

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Corofin the team to beat in 2017 county championship

Thu, May 11, 2017

The 2017 county senior football championship kicks off tonight (Thursday) in Pearse Stadium when city side St Michael's take on Leitir Mór, followed by nine more senior ties scheduled for the weekend.

Corofin, aiming for a potential five-in-a-row of senior county championships this season, are understandably colossal odds-on favourites to win the Frank Fox Cup next autumn.

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Galway go down to impressive Dublin in the last U21 final

Thu, May 04, 2017

Dublin became U21 All Ireland champions for the last time at the expense of Galway when the two sides met in O'Connor Park, Tullamore on Saturday.

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Galway minor footballers on championship path after easy win

Thu, May 04, 2017

Stephen Joyce's county minor football squad enjoyed an easy 13-point victory over a lacklustre Mayo on Sunday at McHale Park.

Two goals just before half-time knocked the stuffing out of the Mayo players, and they went down rather tamely on a final scoreline of 3-15 to 0-11.

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Galway sweep to camogie crown win

Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Galway produced a dominant second-half display against Clare to waltz to their second All-Ireland Minor A Camogie title.

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Minors face Mayo in McHale Park with no back door

Thu, Apr 27, 2017

The Galway minors, under the guidance of Clonbur’s Stephen Joyce, face a massive game this Sunday in McHale Park at 2.30pm when they take on the home team in the first round of the Connacht championship.

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Fahy has faith in his Galway youngsters

Thu, Apr 27, 2017

This Saturday the Galway U21 footballers head to O’Connor Park in Tullamore to face Dublin in the All-Ireland final (5pm).

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