Local derby gets new season up and running for Walsh's Galway

Thu, Jan 10, 2019

Galway's season gets underway in the country's traditional home of football on Sunday against their most traditional of rivals.

Sunday's meeting with Mayo in the FBD League in Tuam Stadium will be Kevin Walsh's side's first outing since last year's All Ireland semi-final defeat to Dublin in Croke Park. And there is no room for error in the FBD League this year. If Galway slip up against Mayo, they will not have a game again until they start the league campaign at home to Cavan a fortnight later.

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Galway hosts its first She’s Ace competition

Thu, Jan 10, 2019

For the first time, Galway Handball hosted a county She’s Ace Competition with some 80 women handballers playing in venues across Galway.

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Ó Cualáin retains league crown after absorbing battle

Thu, Dec 13, 2018

Oisín Ó Cualáin of Micheál Breathnachs has retained the handball's premier division title after a tough battle against Williamstown's Kieran Hanley.

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Oranmore-Maree clinch Connacht Intermediate hurling title

Thu, Nov 29, 2018

A virtuoso display by Niall Burke helped Oranmore-Maree to the Connacht Intermediate hurling championship in Athleague (Roscommon) on Saturday.

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Three things we learnt last Sunday from Corofin

Thu, Nov 29, 2018

Most pundits expected Corofin to make it three in-a-row of Connacht titles last weekend in MacHale Park, and they did just that, defeating Mayo champions Ballintubber on a score line of 2-10 to 1-9.

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O’Brien praises his squad for their ability and commitment

Thu, Nov 29, 2018

Corofin senior manager Kevin O’Brien and his backroom team are really getting the hang of winning provincial titles.

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St Brendan's outclassed in Ballinasloe

Thu, Nov 22, 2018

St Brendan’s 0-6

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St Thomas’ show their class to claim county cup in style

Thu, Nov 22, 2018

The 2016 county champions St Thomas’ over powered defending champions Liam Mellows on a magnificent winter’s afternoon for hurling last Sunday at Pearse Stadium to claim a third Tom Callanan Cup in seven years - winning with some ease on a score-line of St Thomas’ 2-13 to 0-10 for Liam Mellows.

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Corofin favourites to win provincial final

Thu, Nov 22, 2018

On Sunday in MacHale Park – Galway club champions Corofin put their provincial and All-Ireland club titles on the line when they take on Mayo champions Ballintubber (2pm).

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Kilkerrin/Clonberne's adventure comes to an end

Thu, Nov 22, 2018

Kilkerrin/Clonberne 0-9

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Goals provide path to final for Kilkerrin-Clonberne

Thu, Nov 08, 2018

Galway’s Kilkerrin-Clonberne have claimed this year's Connacht Ladies Senior Club title decider, dashing Carnacon's quest for a second successive All-Ireland title.

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Canning makes it five All Star awards

Thu, Nov 08, 2018

All-Ireland champions Limerick dominated this year's PwC All-Star hurling team, but Galway's Joe Canning claimed a fifth career All-Star.

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St Thomas’ and Liam Mellows set up county final clash of the titans

Thu, Nov 08, 2018

This year’s county final will be contested by the last two sides to lay claim to the Tom Callanan Cup after defending champions Liam Mellows and 2016 champions St Thomas’ overcame serious tests in their respective semi-finals.

In two high-quality contests, Kevin Lally’s St Thomas’ side goaled late on to secure a five-point win over Sarsfields, while Liam Mellows came from behind to deny Cappataggle at the death as they moved one step closer to retaining their title.

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Corofin get the job done for famous six-in-a-row

Thu, Nov 08, 2018

Often in life how you get to your destination can be deemed irrelevant - once you complete the journey.

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Handballers make history

Thu, Nov 01, 2018

Galway handballers have achieved another milestone

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Mountbellew will stick to their game plan for replay

Thu, Nov 01, 2018

Mountbellew/Moylough and Corofin will meet in the replay of the 2018 county senior football final in Pearse Stadium on Sunday (1.45pm).

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St Thomas and Cappataggle can advance to the final

Thu, Nov 01, 2018

The semi-final pairings for this year’s county senior hurling championship were revealed following St Thomas’ epic one-point victory over Clarinbridge in the fourth and final quarter-final tie on Sunday.

Already lying in wait for the winners of Sunday’s clash were defending county champions Liam Mellows, 2015 county champions Sarsfields, and last year’s beaten county semi-finalists Cappataggle.

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An Spidéal are worthy intermediate champions

Thu, Nov 01, 2018

It took them two games and extra-time to get there, however An Spidéal did just enough to see off near neighbours Micheál Breathnach’s last weekend at Pearse Stadium in an enthralling contest and be crowned Galway intermediate champions for 2018.

They fully merited their 1-13 to 1-11win, especially as they were reduced to 14 players after a red card just before half-time, and as a result of this famous victory, the West Board club will play senior football in 2019.

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Corofin hot favourites to collect another senior county title

Thu, Oct 25, 2018

Current All-Ireland, Connacht and Galway champions Corofin are boiling hot favourites to win their sixth county senior football title in a row this Sunday when they take on Mountbellew/Moylough in the county final at Pearse Stadium (3pm).

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