St Thomas have won all three county finals they have played in — having only made it to their first decider in 2012 — and they will go into a repeat of last year’s Galway SHC showdown against Liam Mellows as favourites in two weeks’time to retain the title for the first time.
Sun, 27 Oct, 2019
The Union Jack fluttering by the roadside on the way up to Wexford on Saturday evening was no doubt linked to a polo match going on in the field beyond, and when your correspondent was coming home later in the evening it was still waving, while in the middle distance figures milled around a marquee, no doubt analysing the . . . I want to use the word ‘chukka’ . . . just ended.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2018
Mon, 06 Feb, 2017
Former Galway manager John McIntyre yesterday revealed captain David Collins, vice-captain Andy Smith and 2014 captain Joe Canning and David Burke as the four players who informed Anthony Cunningham that the squad did not want him to continue as manager.
Fri, 09 Oct, 2015
After 140 minutes of pulsating hurling against Kilkenny that ended in defeat, things don’t get any easier for Anthony Cunningham and his Galway team, as they must now prepare for a do-or-die qualifier clash with Tipperary in front of the Sky Sports cameras at Semple Stadium next Saturday evening.
Sun, 29 Jun, 2014
For Waterford, this is an eighth game, with two having been lost already. In contrast, it is Galway’s third outing, the straightforward victory over Laois in the quarter-final followed by the drama of the semi-final, which was overshadowed by the malfunctioning of Hawkeye.
Sat, 07 Sep, 2013