Meyler reflects on “lonely” 2016


IN an extended interview in this week’s Gaelic Life, rising Tyrone star Conor Meyler reflects on his “lonely” road back to fitness. His 2016 was blighted by hamstring problems and he was forced to watch on from the sidelines as Tyrone surged to a first Anglo Celtic title since 2010. At least the physical and […]


O’Neill tips Tyrone to bounce back


TYRONE’S form has taken a nosedive in the past few weeks but Stephen O’Neill is confident that they can rectify matters for the championship. Hopes were high of qualifying for the league final after a bright early start but a triple whammy of defeats to Donegal, Mayo and Kerry put an end to that particular […]


Quinn confident St Ciaran’s can handle the hype


COOL heads are a necessity if St Ciaran’s are to prevail in Saturday’s Paddy Drummond Cup final against Ballinrobe Community School (Mayo), according to their captain Conor Quinn. While the Ballygawley-based school are accustomed to success, particularly at Vocationals level, they have never won an All-Ireland title at Croke Park. The hype is gathering pace […]


Harte braced for testing schedule


TYRONE will go top of the leaderboard in Division One with a win over Cavan on Sunday, but Peter Harte believes the battle for top-flight supremacy is only just beginning. Saturday night’s win over Monaghan was the first staging post in a run of five league matches in as many weeks, and the Errigal Ciaran […]