Down Senior Hurling Championship final: Ballycran v Portaferry (tomorrow, Ballygalget, 3pm) THEY like to share the wealth up in the Ards Peninsula and it’s the turn of either Ballycran or Portaferry to top up their account as they meet in the Down Senior Hurling Championship final tomorrow afternoon.
THE Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) recently published a report on the effects of inter-county football on our players which is merely adding more credence to statements many ex-county players have been making for years now.
JARLATH Burns has described JP McManus’s €100,000 gift to every GAA county board in Ireland as “quite remarkable” - while GAA official Alan Milton said the Irish billionaire’s act of generosity was “unprecedented” in the Association’s history.
SAM Maguire was gleaming in the cool September sun yesterday morning at the Falls Park for the deterMND ‘Run For Anto’ charity event that attracted over 1,000 runners and Dublin’s All-Ireland winning manager Jim Gavin.
Walsh's Hotel Derry Senior Championship semi-finals: Martin Mulholland Cup: Sat Sep 22: Bellaghy: 2pm: Slaughtneil v Lavey; 4pm: Swatragh v Eoghan Rua THE Walsh's Hotel Derry Senior Championship semi-finals are likely to throw up contrasting games this afternoon in Bellaghy if we go on the evidence of the quarter-finals last weekend.
Antrim Fire Stop & Seal Ltd Senior Camogie Championship semi-final: Ruairí Óg Cushendall 1-10 Rossa 0-11 RUAIRÍ ÓG Cushendall will not mind one bit that this opening Antrim Fire Stop & Seal Ltd Senior Championship semi-final in Ahoghill on Saturday was high in endeavour but low in quality as they qualified for their first county senior final since 2000.