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Tooreen’s title + the rest of the club action

Photo: @AIB_GAA It’s been another weekend of provincial action at club level, with a number of matches taking place involving teams from the county. Pride of place this weekend has to go to Tooreen, who this afternoon became the first ever club team from Mayo to win a provincial hurling title. This year’s county champions beat Galway’s Ballinderreen today by […]

Mayo News football podcast – Rochford reign extended

It’s back! As promised, the Mayo News football podcast has returned for an autumn update and is now online. Host Rob Murphy is joined on the podcast by Mike Finnerty, where, en route from last week’s County Board meeting, they discuss the extended term handed to manager Stephen Rochford. At that meeting, Mike caught up with County Board chairman Mike […]

Busy weekend on and off the field coming up

Photo: We’re into November and, with it, all that cold and darkness. Championship action in high summer already feels like another country. But although the inter-county season is well over at this stage, club action is still going strong. County honours have all been claimed by now and this weekend there are several provincial club championship matches down for […]

Three-in-a-row for mighty Mitchels

Photo: @MayoGAA Castlebar Mitchels had to battle all the way in today’s county senior football championship decider against Ballintubber at MacHale Park. But battle they did, finally edging home by two points on a 0-15 to 0-13 scoreline. I must admit I fancied Ballintubber – who’d beaten Mitchels in each of their three previous final clashes in recent years – […]

Three left in the race for Moclair Cup

Photo: @MayoGAA Hurricane Ophelia is approaching our shores rapidly but before it makes landfall it’s time for a quick gallop through the weekend’s club championship action. In the senior football championship there are now three teams left standing. Ballintubber are in the final, as they followed up their quarter-final replay win over Hollymount/Carramore in midweek with a demolition job on […]

Club championship round-up

Photo: @MayoGAA It’s been another action-packed weekend of club championship action within the county, with some silverware doled out for good measure at MacHale Park today. Here’s a quick round-up of what took place. At MacHale Park this afternoon Lahardane McHales – a club founded in 1966 – won their first ever club championship title when they got the better […]

Weekend club championship round-up

Photo: @MayoGAA There was a load of club football championship action on this weekend at Senior, Intermediate and Junior level, with several important issues decided in each. Here’s a quick run-down of all that happened. In the senior football championship, the final round of group games took place, the outcome of which has decided who’s in the quarter-final, who has […]