D-Day in the Allianz Hurling League – Ulster hurling round-up


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 […]


Mixed bag for Ulster contingent in Allianz National Hurling League action


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 […]


So near, yet so far for courageous Cushendall in All-Ireland semi


AIB All-Ireland Senior Club Hurling Semi-Final 2019 Cushendall (Antrim) 2-11 St.Thomas’ (Galway) 0-18 From Odhrán Crumley in Parnell Park It was heartbreak for Cushendall as the unlikeliest of match winners in corner back, David Sherry sealed the final spot for St.Thomas’. Advertisement Cushendall got off to a dream start after Neil McManus was fouled in […]


McNaughton takes Naomh Eanna hurling job for 2019


Terrence McNaughton has been appointed as manager of Naomh Eanna, Glengormley senior hurling team for the 2019 season.  In an interesting change of pace, the former Antrim senior hurling boss has moved into the hot seat at the intermediate hurling club. The Glengormley club will look to win back the Antrim Intermediate title, they last […]


Ulster Schools’ Hurling All-Stars for 2018-19 Named


The 2018-19 Danske Bank Ulster School’s All-Stars have been named after two trial games. Each player was initially nominated to attend the trails by their own school before taking part in the games. 9 of the 15 players come from Antrim clubs, with three from Derry club, two from the Mageean Cup winning An Dún […]


Nominations for position of Antrim chairman revealed


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 […]


Classy Cushendall beat Loughgiel to take Antrim Crown


Antrim Senior Hurling Final 2018  Cushendall 2-12 Loughgiel 0-15 As expected, a large crowd flocked to Ballycastle to witness Cushendall and Loughgiel do battle in the Antrim hurling decider. Advertisement Paddy Burke and Conor Carson netted for Cushendall as they marched towards a three point win to not only claim the Saffron title but set […]


Dunloy hyped for semi-final showdown


GREGORY O’Kane says his Dunloy players must be pumped for this Sunday’s Ulster semi-final against Slaughtneil. Dunloy won their first Antrim senior championship since 2009 two weeks ago, and they deserve their time to celebrate. However, from the sounds of it, the Cuchullains want more trophies this year. Manager O’Kane said: “It is massive for […]