The six talking points that captured the imaginations of the Gaelic Life reporters this week.
Sean Cassidy says Derry will better against Wicklow than they have been already this year.
Allianz National Hurling League Division 2B Final Derry 0-8 Wicklow 1-9 From Odhrán Crumley in Inniskeen Michael Boland’s goal in the dying embers of the game sealed victory and promotion to Division 2A for the Wicklow hurlers ahead of the 2020 season. Advertisement Weather conditions in Inniskeen were putrid as Derry held a strong, swirling […]
“We were very disappointed in our own performance the last day, we have no excuses as we’d a strong team out, I think we over-elaborated at times with the ball and our hurling wasn’t as sharp as Wicklow’s.” These were the words of Derry manager, John McEvoy after his charges lost to Wicklow, the side […]
The clash of the ash leads the way in this weekend’s GAA live TV action but zero of the Ulster side’s in action will be shown on the box. Saturday March 9th 2019 TG4: Laois Vs Limerick, Allianz National Hurling League Quarter-Final, 7pm Sunday March 10th 2019 Advertisement TG4: Cork Vs Tipperary, Allianz National Hurling […]
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 […]
From Odhrán Crumley Dunnamaggin have claimed the AIB All-Ireland Junior Intermediate Club title with a come from behind win against Castleblayney in Croke Park. The South Kilkenny men hit the last seven scores of the game as they needed every fibre in their being to get over the line with Thomas Maher nailing four high […]
The details for the football and hurling All-Ireland club semi-final’s have been announced with six Ulster clubs in action. Gaoth Dobhair will do battle with Galway and Connacht champions, Corofin on Saturday February 16th in Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada with a 1:30pm throw in. Cushendall will also face Galway champions in St.Thomas’ on Saturday February […]
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 […]
From Odhrán Crumley Emigration is now rife on the island of Ireland with Gaels spread all over the world. History has dictated that America is one of the most popular destinations for those setting sail from the Emerald Isle. Every summer the United States receives an influx of Irish students on J1 visas, footballer and […]