The new Director of Hurling in Antrim has tipped new Saffron hurling coach Darren Gleeson to do a good job.
Nigel Elliott explains the Saffrons’ attitude after their Offaly win.
Joe McDonagh Cup Round Three Offaly Vs Antrim Saturday, Bord na Mona O’Connor Park, 3pm The national media are sure to be fixated on Antrim’s, Joe McDonagh Cup clash with Offaly on Saturday. Advertisement After two losses from two, Offaly are staring at the very real possibility of relegation to the Christy Ring Cup. Last […]
Antrim hurlers have a point to prove this weekend.
It was D-Day for the Ulster counties in the Allianz Hurling League’s and there was elation and disappointment. Antrim condemned London to relegation from Division 2B with a two point win over the exiles in Cushendall on a scoreline of 1-16 to 0-17. In Division 2B, Derry have made the league final despite losing to […]
Despite playing a fair portion of the game with thirteen men Antrim cruised to a twenty point win in Mayo. Nigel Elliot grabbed two first half majors while Ciaran Clarke, Ryan McCambridge and James McNaughton completed the rout by rattling the back of the net. In Division 2B, Derry remain on course for promotion by […]
Neal Peden has been appointed manager of Antrim Senior Hurling team for the 2019 season. Peden comes into the top job having recently been part of last year’s management team of Terrence McNaughton and Dominic McKinley who stepped away earlier this year. Clare legend and former Dublin manager, Anthony Daly will come into the management […]
Gaelic Life can reveal that the three nominations for the position of Antrim chairman have been named. St.Enda’s businessman Ciaran McCavana, St.Paul’s club man Joe Edwards and outgoing north Antrim chairman Owen Elliot make up the nominations which clubs had until yesterday to make. The men will replace the outgoing team of Collie Donnelly, vice […]
Christy Ring Cup final – Antrim v Carlow – Saturday, Croke Park 5pm In an extended interview in this week’s Gaelic Life, Terence ‘Sambo’ McNaughton reveals the role played by Down footballing legend DJ Kane in reviving the fortunes of Antrim hurling this year. It’s gone somewhat under the radar, but the former All-Ireland SFC […]
Antrim begin their bid for promotion back to Division 1B this weekend.