When Saval take on Longstone in the Down Senior Football Championship on Thursday night (6:30) they will be bidding to keep their season alive. The men in green have been bolstered by the return of Danny Hughes who spent the past two seasons in charge of Newry Shamrocks. It is do or die for both […]
In Division One, Cavan have added further spice to the mix at the bottom of the table with a spirited win over Roscommon. The Breffni men opted to play against the breeze in the first half but led at the interval 1-7 to 0-8 courtesy of Conor Madden’s goal. Madden would register a second major […]
It was an Ulster derby clash in the first round of fixtures in Division Four as Antrim hosted Derry in Corrigan Park. Both sides harbour ambitions of promotion and the intensity of the game despite tough conditions proved these credentials. Derry led 0-6 to 0-1 at the break and this lead was extended early in […]
From Odhrán Crumley Then there was four…Tyrone, Derry, Donegal and Armagh are all that remain in this year’s Dr McKenna Cup after a dramatic final round of games. Section A Donegal 1-20 Cavan 1-12 Advertisement Donegal secured the top spot in Section A with an eight point win over Cavan in MacCumhaill Park, the nature […]
It’s all to play for heading into Round Three of the Dr McKenna Cup with the four semi final spots still up for decision across the province. Tyrone, Cavan, Donegal, Derry, Armagh and Monaghan still fight for a spot in the last four while the three university sides alongside, Fermanagh, Down and Antrim have crashed […]
Tyrone have booked their place in the last four of the Dr McKenna Cup with a 2-14 to 1-9 win over Ulster University. Goals from Declan McClure and Peter Harte secured victory for the Red Hands as Tyrone native, Daire Gallagher grabbed the goal for the students. Lee Brennan knocked over four points for the […]
The draws for both the MacRory Cup quarter-final and quarter-final play-off’s have been named. The play-offs are to be played between Wednesday 23rd and Sunday 27th of January. Each team named first in the draw will have ‘home’ advantage in the form of their nearest county ground or equivalent. Quarter-final games will be played between […]
The draw for the 2019 Ulster Senior Football Championship has been made tonight live on RTÉ. Old rivals, Tyrone and Derry will meet for the third time in four years after being drawn in this year’s preliminary round with the winners facing Antrim in the quarter-final. There will be a repeat of the 2018 Ulster […]
Paddy Talky is Down’s new manager.
BRYANSFORD didn’t win the Down Championship in Ballymartin on Monday night, but you could have been forgiven for thinking that they did.