“Evan Doughty trains when he wants”

NIALL Carolan has a look at those he has played with in Cavan Name: Niall Carolan. Age: 20. Teams played for: CLG Cuchulainn, Cavan u-20s, Cavan seniors, TUD seniors. Advertisement Which team mate has been the most inspirational and why? Jason McLoughlin. The way he carries himself on and off the pitch – ultimate professional. […]

Where next for Cavan hurling?

IT’S fair to say that 2022 won’t go down in the annals of Cavan hurling. They failed to win a single game in either league and championship, a disappointing and perhaps surprising outcome given they reached last year’s Lory Meagher final. Time will tell whether it’s the start of a trend, but Seamus Hughes, a […]

‘No pressure’ on Drumlane says Dunne

By Kieran Lynch DRUMLANE will be hoping to build upon their Cavan Junior Football Championship title win when they venture into Ulster, starting this weekend against Derry champions Craigbane. Drumlane claimed the Cavan Championship with the winning point scored five minutes into additional time, in a 1-12 to 2-8 victory over Arva, and although manager Martin […]

Cavan quartet named on Tailteann Cup Team of the Year

BEATEN finalists have four players on the first ever Tailteann Cup Team of the Year which has been announced on Thursday. Six of the team are come from champions Westmeath who took the title thanks to a dramatic late Kieran Martin goal in the dying embers of the final. Cavan stalwarts Killian Clarke, Gearóid McKiernan, […]

Forwards on fire

THE top players from play across all competitions thanks to @TheNumbersGael David Clifford – Kerry (6-35: 50 in total) DAVID Clifford – you’ll have heard of him – scored the most from play of any intercounty football in Ireland this year with a brilliant overall tally of 6-32. There’s no argument against it really – he’s a generational talent […]

Previews: Crucial weekend in the Cavan Club Championships

CAVAN SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND THREE LARAGH UNITED V MULLAHORAN Friday, Kingspan Breffni, 8pm LARAGH United are having an excellent season and were pipped at the posts by one of the leading contenders for the senior championship, Gowna, last weekend. They can take a big step towards the quarter-finals if they defeat Mullahoran this Saturday. Mullahoran […]

Intermediate is a minefield says Ballyhaise boss

By Niall Gartland BALLYHAISE had an exemplary league campaign in the heady heights of Division One football, but their manager Damien Keaney knows the championship is an entirely different kettle of fish. Last year’s beaten Intermediate finalists are bidding to go one step further than last year (they lost the final by a point to […]