Determined hurlers take notable scalp

Alan Moore gathers possession for Roscommon during their famous victory against Derry on Saturday last. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
Roscommon…………….2-20 Derry………………..0-15 Christy Ring Cup Noel Fallon at Athleague Well, how about that then? The Roscommon senior hurlers began life in the Christy Ring Cup by deservedly walloping last year’s finalists by 11 points in Athleague last Saturday. Derry have...

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Roscommon highly unlikely to take their eye off the ball

Conor Devaney's return to the Roscommon senior football panel has coincided with a positive Division One League campaign. But attention now turns to the Connacht championship next weekend. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
Now that the hype surrounding a sometimes thrilling Division One League campaign has abated, Roscommon must get back to basics next weekend when they lock horns with New York in Gaelic Park (throw-in is 4 p.m. local time; 9 p.m....

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Rossies assured of warm welcome at Jake’s Saloon

READY FOR THE ROSSIES…Dunmore native Jimmy Glynn (third from left) is pictured with some of his staff from Jake’s Saloon in anticipation of a Roscommon invasion next weekend. (L-r): Matt from Pennsylvania, Hanna from Connecticut, Jenny from County Tyrone, Brendan from County Cavan and Chief Executive Chef Carlos, New York. All five were working in Jake’s Saloon in 2011 when Roscommon last visited New York for a Connacht championship match.
Jimmy Glynn left County Galway for the trip of a lifetime to the 1994 World Cup in the USA. He...

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Boundary meeting to be arranged

A meeting between the Athlone Boundary Committee and Roscommon County Councillors will be organised soon. Chair of the three man...

Monday, 25/04/16 - 10:22am Read More

Roscommon ambulance response times continue to miss targets

Ambulance response times in the county and neighbouring counties continue to miss national targets, according to the latest National Ambulance...

Monday, 25/04/16 - 10:21am Read More

Hurlers have to hit top gear

In one sense, the timing is perfect. Roscommon have posted seven wins in succession – five group games, a league...

Monday, 18/04/16 - 5:05pm Read More

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