Wexford GAA chairman Diarmuid Devereux has promised a much- improved showing from the county’s senior hurling team in 2016 – and has urged the likes of Kildare and Meath to challenge Dublin’s dominance of the Leinster football championship.
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
In the stroll down Jones’s Road yesterday afternoon, the general consensus was that Dublin’s meeting with Longford in the Leinster football championship would be a rerun of Christians-Lions (Coliseum, vespers), with no guesses as to which side were going to be portraying the early converts, or the main course.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
Many fans are unhappy about the poor value for money from so many one-sided early championship games. On its own, " 20 or " 30 a ‘pop’ seems small enough, but if you include a spouse and a few kids, it’s no joke. Although Dubs and Biffo fans are happy to see their counties go through to the next round in Leinster hurling, there’s a feeling that neither Laois nor Westmeath made any great attempt to stop them. Meanwhile, the Munster football fare on offer at Fermoy and Ennis seems to have been really dire and it makes Limerick fans fearful of the competition after Munster’s Heineken Cup win.
Wed, 28 May, 2008
MICHAEL DELANEY has never been afraid to speak his mind. As far back as 1991, when it would have been a taboo subject for a leading GAA official, the Leinster Council Secretary suggested that consideration should be given to renting out Croke Park for rugby and soccer games.
Tue, 27 Feb, 2007