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Women footballers lose, hurlers relegated

The one-point loss to Kerry at MacHale Park wasn’t, I’m afraid, the county’s only loss in competitive action today. We also went under in the two other games we played this afternoon. The women’s football team were beaten by Cork in their NFL LGFA Division One match at Mallow. Leading by two points at the break, Mayo found the going […]

Venue changes for LGFA and NHL matches tomorrow

Given the incessantly inclement weather we’ve been enduring in recent weeks, late venues changes for matches have understandably become more common. Once again there are a few to report this weekend, with tomorrow’s LGFA game against Cork and the NHL one against Offaly now going ahead at altered locations. For the women, the switch sees their LGFA NFL Division One […]

Seven changes in women’s team to face Cork

The Mayo team has been named for Sunday’s LGFA NFL Division One clash with Cork at Cloughduv Hurling Grounds (throw-in 2pm). Here it is: Mayo (LGFA NFL Division One v Cork, 23/2/2020): Aisling Tarpey (Foxrock/Cabinteely); Nicola O’Malley (Westport), Noirin Moran (Westport), Saoirse Lally (Westport); Kathryn Sullivan (Castlebar Mitchels), Ciara McManamon (Burrishoole), Clodagh McManamon (Burrishoole); Roisin Durkin (Hollymount), Sinead Cafferkey (Kilmovee […]

Venue changed for tomorrow’s hurling match

Well, Storm Dennis has landed and it’s fairly making its presence felt. Sporting fixtures today and tomorrow are being hit hard and it was announced earlier on that the venue for tomorrow’s NHL Division 2A clash with Wicklow has been has now been changed to the Connacht Centre of Excellence in Bekan. Throw-in remains 1pm tomorrow. There’s no word yet […]

LGFA and hurling action on this weekend

Another weekend, another storm roaring in off the Atlantic. Will Storm Dennis prove as disruptive to fixtures over the next two days as Ciara was last weekend? I guess we’ll find out soon enough. This weekend’s a rest one for the lads in the National League and so, from a Mayo perspective, the matches of interest involve the women’s footballers […]

Women’s League match against Waterford tomorrow is OFF

With Storm Ciara set to sweep in across the North-West tomorrow, the eminently sensible decision was taken tonight to call off tomorrow’s LGFA NFL Division One match between Mayo and Waterford. The cancellation of the game was confirmed on Twitter earlier tonight in the following terms: Lidl NFL Division 1 Round 3 v Waterford Please note tomorrow’s league game against […]