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  • Aug 14, 2022

    Sligo swimmer through to 200m breastroke final at European Championships

    Mona McSharry has qualified for the 200m breastroke final at the European Aquatic Championships in Rome. The Sligo native put Saturday's frustration in the 100m breaststroke behind her quickly on Sunday as she came home fourth in the second semi-final in two…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Impressive medal haul by Mayo athletes at National Community Games

    A total of 11 medals were won along with two sets of team medals by athletes from Mayo Community Games at the ALDI National Community Games Track and Field Finals held in Carlow yesterday 13th August. Over two thousand children took part in the national…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Mayo athletes compete at Irish Masters Outdoor Championships

    Irish Masters Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Tullamore August 13, 2022. It was a tough day for every competitor in Tullamore on Saturday. Blisteringly hot near 30° temperatures made for gruelling conditions for all participants. The track events…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Sligo GAA Club Championship results

    Homeland Senior Football Championship Group 1 RD - 1 Calry/St Joseph's 0 - 18 0 - 9 Curry/Curraigh Homeland Senior Football Championship Group 2 RD - 1 Coolaney/Mullinabreena 2 - 7 0 - 15 Tuarloistreáin/Tourlestrane Homeland Senior Football Championship Group…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Galway Club Championship results

    Sun 14th Aug 2022 Senior Football Championship - Group 3 Monivea-Abbey 1-12 3-7 Killannin Intermediate Football Championship - Group 2 Oranmore-Maree 0-11 0-18 Clg Mícheál Breathnach Intermediate Football Championship - Group 2 St Brendan's 3-10 0-11 Caltra…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Knockmore advance to Division 1 league final

    Mayo Senior Football League Division 1 semi-final Knockmore 2-12 Ballina Stephenites 0-14 Division 2 semi-final Parke/Keelogues/Crimlin 0-11 Belmullet 0-08 Division 2 relegation semi-final Crossmolina Deel Rovers 2-15 Lahardane 0-11 Division 3 semi-final…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Sligo swimmer progresses through 200m breastroke heats at the European Championships

    Mona McSharry has progressed in the heats of the 200m breaststroke. The Sligo woman put yesterday's frustration in the 100m breaststroke behind her quickly as she came home second in heat 3 in a time of 2:26.94. It was good enough for seventh overall and…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Mayo League Results

    Elverys Sports Super League Ballyheane 2-1 Ballyhaunis Town Super League - Round 15 CastleCourt Hotel Premier League – Round 15 Ballyglass 0 v 4 Crossmolina Swinford 1 v 10 Moy Villa Killeen Sports Ground League One – Round 13 Hollister 2 v 5 Conn Rangers ‘B’
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Saturday's Mayo GAA results

    SATURDAY 13TH AUGUST, 2022 MAYO GAA JUNIOR A HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Westport GAA 2-12 v 0-14 Tuairín Ballina Stephenites 3-8 v 0-15 Moytura MAYO GAA DIVISION 2 RELEGATION Ardnaree 1-11 v 3-12 Cill Chomain MAYO GAA SFL DIVISION 4 CUP Balla 2-9 v 1-14 Breaffy…
  • Aug 14, 2022

    Mayo Women's League results

    The Acres Killala Mayo Women’s League Results Friday 12th August Kiltimagh Knock United F.C 3 - 0 Castlerea Celtic F.C Ballinrobe Town F.C 3 - 2 Straide & Foxford United AFC Monday 15th August Swinford F.C v Killala F.C 7.15pm Ballina Town F.C v Snugboro Utd…
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Mayo U16 Development squad win Ted Webb Play-off Final

    The Mayo U16 Development squad were victorious in the Ted Webb Play-off Final against Armagh in Crossmaglen today. Full Time score Mayo (Green)4-05 Armagh 0-15
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Mayo U14 East and West blitz results from today

    Results of the Mayo U14 East and West Blitz Day held in the COE today. Game 1 East Mayo (Red) 5-06 Kildare 1-10 Game 2 East Mayo 3-08 Limerick 2-01 Game 1 West Mayo (Red) 7-14 Limerick 0-05 Game 2 West Mayo 6-13 Kildare 0-06
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Galway rower helps Irish team claim silver at the European Championships

    Galway’s Aifric Keogh and her Irish teammates Tara Hanlon, Eimear Lambe and Natalie Long have won silver in the women's four at the European Rowing Championships in Munich. The Irish boat hit the front from the start but Great Britain took over the lead just…
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Galway woman qualifies for the World Artistic Gymnastic Championships

    Emma Slevin from Renmore Gymnastics Club has qualified for the 2022 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, which will take place in Liverpool later this year. After a tough start for Slevin on bars, where she suffered two falls during her routine, the…
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Galway rower narrowly misses podium finish at the European Championships

    Galway’s Fiona Murtagh and Cork’s Emily Hegarty have finished in fourth place in the Women's Pair final at the European Rowing Championships in Munich Romania claimed gold with Great Britain second and the Netherlands in bronze.
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Carne Golf Links to host the Irish PGA Championship for second consecutive year

    Carne Golf Links will once again play host to the Irish PGA Championship 2022 from the 17th to the 20th of August. The 54-hole tournament is returning to the Wild Atlantic Dunes course at Carne Links, for the second year in a row, and will be preceded on…
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Sligo swimmer through to 100m breaststroke final at the European Championships

    Sligo’s Mona McSharry should be hopeful of claiming a medal at the European Championships in Rome later. She qualified third fastest for the final of the Women's 100-metre breaststroke, and that's in the pool just before 5.30, Irish time.
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Galway fail to capitalise as Cork City record first loss since February

    First Division leaders Cork City lost for the first time since February, but Galway failed to capitalise. Cork were beaten 2-nil by Treaty United at Turner's Cross. While Galway had Max Hemmings dismissed in a 2-1 defeat at Waterford.
  • Aug 13, 2022

    Mayo GAA results from last night

    FRIDAY 12TH AUGUST, 2022 MAYO GAA SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Castlebar Mitchels Hurling 0-6 v 5-22 Tuairín MAYO GAA DIVISION 3 RELEGATION Ballina Stephenites 2-9 v 1-11 Kilmovee Shamrocks U15 DIVISION 4 LEAGUE 2022 Ardmoy 3-16 v 2-9 Lahardane
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Mayo GAA results from last night

    THURSDAY 11TH AUGUST, 2022 U15 DIVISION 4 LEAGUE 2022 Tuar Mhic Éadaigh 6-16 v 2-4 Kilmeena U13 2ND TEAM GROUP 1 2022 Ballinrobe 1-6 v 4-10 Westport GAA
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Galway rower secures place in the final at the European Championships

    Three Irish wins this morning meant final places were secured for tomorrow at the European Rowing Championships in Munich. Aoife Casey won her Women's Single Sculls Heat 1 to move into the A final, while Galway’s Fiona Murtagh and Cork’s Emily Hegarty…
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Sligo swimmer qualifies for the European Championships 100m breastroke semi-final

    Irish pair Mona McSharry and Niamh Coyne have qualified for this evening's semi-finals of the 100 metres breaststroke at the European Swimming Championships. Sligo's McSharry finished third in her heat and fifth fastest overall in Rome, with Coyne ranked 11th…
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Waterbreaks will return to GAA matches to deal with the heatwave

    The waterbreak will make its return to GAA matches this weekend. Their Central Competitions Control Committee's made the decision due to Ireland's current high temperature warning. The water-break will last one minute, and will take place after 15 minutes of…
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Crisis in Irish boxing deepens following two high profile resignations

    The crisis in Irish boxing deepened last night, with the resignations of the IABA's CEO Fergal Carruth, and chairman of the board Ciaran Kirwan. Their resignations follow the rejection by delegates of the proposals on good corporate governance at the IABA's…
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Sligo Rovers bow out of Europe on aggregate

    Sligo Rovers' European adventure came to an end last night, albeit with a win. Will Fitzgerald's goal saw the Bit-O-Red beat Viking 1-nil at the Showgrounds, but they went out 5-2 on aggregate.
  • Aug 12, 2022

    Mayo Football League results from last night

    Thursday 11th August 2022 CMR Fire & Security Under 21 Cup—Round 1 Ballinrobe Town 1 v 3 Manulla Straide & Foxford Utd 4 v 2 Conn Rangers Ballina Town 6 v 2 Kiltimagh Knock Utd Claremorris 4 v 3 Glenhest Rovers Byes: Conn Rangers ‘B’, Ballyheane, Swinford,…
  • Aug 11, 2022

    Galway United travel to Waterford tomorrow aiming to retain their unbeaten run

    Galway United travel to the RSC to take on Waterford FC in the First Division this Friday - Kick-off is at 7.45 pm. United will aim to extend their unbeaten run this week following their 2-2 draw with Wexford FC at Eamonn Deacy Park last Friday. Rob Manley…
  • Aug 11, 2022

    Sligo Rovers are back in European action tonight at the Showgrounds

    Sligo Rovers are back in European action tonight in the second leg of their Europa Conference League third round qualifier against Norwegian side Vilking, but they face an uphill task at The Showgrounds tonight as they must overturn a huge 5-1 deficit. Their…
  • Aug 11, 2022

    All are welcome to Sunday's celebrations at Ballycastle GAA

    The Ballycastle GAA Colm Kenny National School Tournament and the official opening of the club house takes place this Sunday (August 14th) in Langan Park Ballycastle at 1pm All are welcome to attend for what the club say will be an historicday in the club and…
  • Aug 10, 2022

    Leitrim native signs for Russian hockey side

    Son of former Leitrim footballer has signed for one the greatest hockey teams in the world. Joey Keane, whose father Joe is a native of Drumshanbo in Leitrim but is now living in Chicago, has signed for Russian hockey side, Spartak Moscow. The former New York…
  • Aug 10, 2022

    Galway star club man says a temporary club move may help him prolong his career

    Galway football star Shane Walsh hopes to prolong his career by seeking a club transfer to Dublin giants Kilmacud Crokes while studying in the capital. There was widespread shock when Walsh, who went back to college to complete a BA in physical education at…
  • Aug 09, 2022

    Results from the Helen Johnson U18 League last night

    Premier League—Round 6 Swinford 0 v 2 Kiltimagh Knock Utd Ballina Town 2 v 0 Castlebar Celtic League One—Round 6 Ballinrobe Town 2 v 1 Conn Rangers Manulla P v P Ballyglass Ballyheane 3 v 1 Ballyvary Blue Bombers League Two—Round 6 Snugboro Utd 1 v 0 Westport…
  • Aug 09, 2022

    3 Galway players named on 2022 Electric Ireland GAA Minor Star Hurling Team of the Year

    3 Galway players have been named on the 2022 Electric Ireland GAA Minor Star Hurling Team of the Year The 2022 Electric Ireland Minor Hurling Championship saw a season filled with talent, strong competition and major moments, reminding everyone that there is…
  • Aug 09, 2022

    Sporting organisations in Ireland to have female representation at board level of 40 percent

    New guidelines will force sporting organisations in Ireland to have a female representation at board level of at least 40 percent. The new document from the government and Sport Ireland lists new criteria for bodies to receive funding. 25 million euro has…
  • Aug 09, 2022

    Mona McSharry is part of 17 strong Irish team for the 2022 LEN European Aquatics Championships

    Tokyo Olympic finalist, Sligo’s Mona McSharry is part of a 17-strong Irish team that will head to Rome for the 2022 LEN European Aquatics Championships. Action in the Italian capital runs from this Thursday until the 21 August, with Swim Ireland confirming 14…
  • Aug 08, 2022

    Mayo GAA fixtures for this week

    Mayo GAA Division 1 Cup Sat, 13 Aug, Venue: Páirc Josie Munnelly, (Round: Semi Final 2), Castlebar Mitchels Football V Garrymore 19:00, Ref: Liam Devenney Sun, 14 Aug, Venue: James Stephens Park, (Round: Semi Final 1), Ballina Stephenites V Knockmore 14:00,…
  • Aug 08, 2022

    Applications for Mayo Senior Hurling Manager position are now open

    Following the resignation of Derek Walsh as Mayo Senior Hurling Manager expressions of interest are now sought by Mayo GAA to fill the vacant Senior Hurling Managers position. The closing date for submission of Candidates is Wednesday the 31st of August…
  • Aug 08, 2022

    Sligo Rovers beat Bohemians in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division last night

    Sligo Rovers bounced back from their European disappointment to beat Bohemians in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division last night. John Russell's side were 2-1 winners at the Showgrounds, three days on from a 5-1 loss to Viking in Norway. Second half…
  • Aug 08, 2022

    Races this evening in Ballinrobe

    There's racing at Ballinrobe this evening. The first of 7 races goes to post at 25 past 5.
  • Aug 07, 2022

    Results from Mayo Football League yesterday

    Elverys Sports Super League - Round 14 Straide & Foxford Utd 4 v 1 Claremorris Castlebar Celtic 0 v 2 Glenhest Rovers CastleCourt Hotel Premier League – Round 14 Kiltimagh Knock Utd ‘B’ P v P Ballyglass Killala 1 v 3 Westport Utd ‘B’ Killeen Sports Ground…
  • Aug 07, 2022

    Galway are All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Champions

    Galway have pipped Cork to the All Ireland Intermediate Camogie title with a 13 point to 11 win at Croke Park this afternoon. The Tribeswomen went down to 14 players in the second half but still managed to do enough to take the victory.
  • Aug 06, 2022

    All Ireland Camogie glory for Roscommon side

    Roscommon Ladies U16 C side take national camogie title this afternoon. Roscommon U16 C Ladies had a convincing win over Armagh today in Kinnregad. The score was Roscommon 5 -17, Armagh 3 points.
  • Aug 06, 2022

    Mayo U16 ladies take All Ireland D Camogie Title

    Mayo Ladies U16 camogie players have today secured a national title. In the Tesco U16 D All Ireland Championship in Kinnegad this afternoon Mayo overcame Cavan on a scoreline of 4-12 to 1-3. Congratulations to all involved.
  • Aug 05, 2022

    Match cancelled between Ballinrobe and Ballina tonight

    Tonight’s Mayo GAA division 1 quarter final between Ballina and Ballinrobe has been cancelled. 
  • Aug 05, 2022

    Ballina man joins Icelandic side

    Ballina's Jesse Devers has signed for Icelandic side ÍF Magni Grenivík. The 25-year-old striker has played in the League of Ireland with Galway United, Sligo Rovers and Finn Harps, Mayo Football League sides Ballina Town and Manulla and Premier League outfit…
  • Aug 05, 2022

    New Kilkenny Senior Hurling Manager appointed

    Derek Lyng is the new Kilkenny senior hurling manager. The former All Ireland winning midfielder has been handed a 3-year term to replace Brian Cody on Noreside. His backroom team is set to be confirmed at a later date. Lyng previously worked as a selector…
  • Aug 05, 2022

    Sligo Rovers go down to Norway's Viking last night

    In the first leg of their Europa Conference League third round qualifier Sligo Rovers lost 5-1 away to Norway's Viking. It was a better night in the same group for St Patrick's Athletic. They defeated CSKA Sofia. The Dublin side won 1-0 in Bulgaria. Serge…
  • Aug 04, 2022

    Former Dublin LGFA manager's name thrown in the mix to succeed Anthony Cunningham

    Dublin ladies’ football supremo Mick Bohan and former Sligo, Offaly and Westmeath boss Pat Flanagan are the early front-runners to succeed Anthony Cunningham as Roscommon manager. Cunningham informed officials he would not be seeking a fifth season, prompting…
  • Aug 04, 2022

    Kilkerrin-Clonberne Chairman says they will not block Shane Walsh's move to Dublin club

    Kilkerrin-Clonberne chairman Ian Hynes now says the club will not block star player Shane Walsh for playing for Kilmacud Crokes, if Walsh's transfer to the Dublin giants goes ahead. In an interview with the Tuam Herald, Hynes moved to defuse any tension…
  • Aug 04, 2022

    It's Ladies Day Today at the Sligo Races

    It's Ladies Day today at the Sligo Races. The first of seven races is off this evening at 5pm.
  • Aug 04, 2022

    Big night tonight for Sligo Rovers in Norway

    It will be a huge night for League of Ireland sides involved in European action later tonight. Sligo Rovers have made the trip to Norway to play Viking in the first leg of their Conference League qualifier. While St. Patrick's Athletic are away to Bulgarian…
  • Aug 04, 2022

    Friendly Inter Pro Rugby at Ballina RFC this Sunday

    Ballina RFC is to host and welcome Connacht Senior Ladies and Connacht U18 Girls to play Friendly Inter Pro Rugby v Ulster on Sunday next, 7th August. 1st game Connacht U18 Girls V Ulster kick off 12 o clock, followed at 2 o clock Connacht Emerging Talent V…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Ballyhaunis duo conquer the Keash King of the Hill

    The annual Keash King of the Hill took place on Saturday evening July 30. It’s part of the local Garland Sunday festival near Ballymote Co Sligo. The one lap course is over a winding route up around Keash Hill. Well done to Ballyhaunis based Mayo AC members…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Galway man runs coast-to-coast in the US with friend's ashes

    A Galway man has finished a coast-to-coast run across the US carrying the ashes of his friend who died unexpectedly last year. Ultra runner Richard Donovan ran 5,150km (3,200 miles) from Boston to his friend's home state of California in just over three…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Mayo woman to represent Ireland at basketball friendlies and Euro qualifiers

    The Ireland senior women's basketball team for upcoming friendlies this month and Euro qualifiers later in the year features Kiltimagh native Dayna Finn. Dayna and her Ireland team-mates will play four friendlies – two at home against Estonia and two away…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Connacht sign Scottish hooker on six-month contract

    Connacht have announced the signing of Scottish hooker Grant Stewart on a six-month contract. Stewart arrives at The Sportsground to provide further injury cover and depth for the number two jersey. The 27-year old spent five years at Glasgow Warriors,…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Cunningham steps down as Roscommon football manager

    Anthony Cunningham has stepped down as manager of the Roscommon senior footballers. The Galway native has informed Roscommon GAA that he does not wish to be considered for a 5th year as manager of the Roscommon senior football team. Anthony was appointed as…
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Seven race card at Sligo later

    There's a seven-race card at Sligo this evening, with the first off at 5.30.
  • Aug 03, 2022

    Mayo GAA results from last night

    02/08/2022 Mayo GAA SFL Division 2A Kilmaine1-7V3-8Parke/Keelogues/Crimlin U19 Division 1 Group A Crossmolina Deel Rovers4-13V1-14Bohola Moy Davitts Knockmore0-16V3-5Ballina Stephenites U19 Division 1 Group B Claremorris2-14V3-11Davitts U19 Division 3 Group A…
  • Aug 02, 2022

    Mayo LGFA results and Semi Final fixtures

    Division 1 - Rd 3 Results Carnacon A 2-08 Castlebar Mitchels 2-07 Burrishoole 2-06 Knockmore 1-03 Moy Davitts 1-08 Hollymount 1-13 Kilmovee Shamrocks 1-14 Westport A 5-10 Semi final fixtures - Sunday Aug 7th at 11am - result on the day Cup Westport A V…