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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR ALL PIX DANNY LAHART Hey diddle diddle – Walsh hits a TREBLE!! AIB Leinster Club Junior Hurling Championship Final UPMC Nowlan Park Mooncoin 4-13 Shamrocks (Offaly) 0-15 Mooncoin were crowned provincial champions last Saturday; following a comprehensive victory over Offaly challengers Shamrocks. The raising of the green flag proved the …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR ALL PIX DANNY LAHART It has been a very strange eighteen months across the world, mostly related to the ‘P’ word. Yes, the pandemic, COVID-19 has cost all of us so much. During these dark times, the GAA has somehow managed to lift our spirits, and through our Hurling, Camogie …

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All photographs Nathan Cafolla Ireland is proud to announce the launch of our Women in Sport Strategic Plan 2021-2024, during the week of the 6th of January coinciding with Nollaig na mBann. This plan is designed to both expresses our commitment to women in sport and our vision of inspiring the nation to be active, …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR ALL PIX DANNY LAHART Six goal Shamrocks cruise to Leinster glory AIB Leinster Club Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park 19.12.21 Shamrocks Ballyhale (Kilkenny) 6-23 Clough Ballacolla (Laois) 0-14 Shamrocks Ballyhale laid down a huge marker as their bid for yet another All-Ireland club title gathered serious pace at headquarters …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR ALL PIX DANNY LAHART Laois champions set to test Shamrocks metal AIB Leinster Club SHC Final Croke Park (Sunday 1:15) Shamrocks Ballyhale (Kilkenny) vs Clough/Ballacolla (Laois) >>> SHERRY SAYS FINAL PREVIEW… James O’Connor will take his Shamrocks side to Croke Park on Sunday with one aim – to put the …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR ALL PIX DANNY LAHART Offaly champs miss chance as Ballyhale march on Leinster Club SHC semi-final: Shamrocks Ballyhale 3-24 St Rynagh’s (Offaly) 2-18 (AET) Tullamore was rocking last Sunday as Offaly champions St Rynagh’s almost claimed the scalp of the biggest name in club hurling. It was fitting that recently …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR Naas prove a hurdle too far for Glenmore AIB Leinster IHC Semi-Final Naas vs Glenmore @ St Conleth’s Park, Newbridge, Kildare There will be no more big days out for Glenmore this season, as they simply had no answer to Tom Mullally’s Naas machine. The Kildare champions ran out worthy …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR All pix: Danny Lahart Glenmore blood in both camps as Naas seek cats scalp 2021 AIB Leinster Club Intermediate Hurling Championship semi final Naas Hurling Club vs Glenmore Newbridge 1:00 PM It’s Newbridge or nowhere tomorrow for Glenmore and their travelling army of supporters, as Declan Wall’s team bid for …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR All pix: Danny Lahart St Rynaghs stand in Shamrocks way as Hogan plots upset Leinster AIB Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final St Rynaghs (Offaly) Vs Shamrocks Ballyhale Bord Na Mona O Connor Park, Tullamore, Sunday 1:00 PM The Ballyhale machine will be back on the road this weekend, as they look …

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BY NIALL SHERRY SPORTS EDITOR Offaly champs St Rynaghs next up for Ballyhale AIB Leinster SHC quarter-final Mount Leinster Rangers 0-16 Ballyhale Shamrocks 0-22 Reigning All- Ireland club hurling champions, Shamrocks of Ballyhale secured a semi-final berth in the Provincial series, with a hard-fought 6-point victory over Carlow kingpins, Mount Leinster Rangers at a cold …

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