Brigid’s secure fifth senior crown on the bounce

St. Brigid's captain Senan Kilbride celebrates his side's fifth senior title in succession on Sunday last. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
  The rain cascades from the heavens but it doesn’t signal a changing of the guard. Far from it, the shower that greets St. Brigid’s five-in-a-row achievement merely enforces the South Roscommon side’s vice-like group on the local senior championship....

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Clann’s na nGael’s revival gathers momentum

    Clann na nGael…………………..1-13 St. Brigid’s…………………………2-6 Abbey Hotel Minor Division One Football Championship Final Noel Fallon at Dr. Hyde Park     The Clann na nGael revival continues to gather momentum. The club clinched its second successive Minor A...

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St. Brigid’s unlikely to die wondering

FALLON’S MATCH TALK:   As St. Brigid’s eased to their eighth county title in ten years at a wintry Dr....

Monday, 20/10/14 - 5:05pm Read More

‘Right job at the right time’ made for Kearns

    Liam Kearns has described his addition as coach to the Roscommon senior football management ticket as the “right...

Monday, 13/10/14 - 5:18pm Read More

Brigid’s shot at history to be rewarded

HODSON BAY HOTEL GROUP SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:   To win a championship once must be a special feeling,...

Monday, 13/10/14 - 5:16pm Read More

Emotional week ends in triumph

Damien Lohan and Robbie Glennon lift the Mickey Cunniffe Cup for Four Roads. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
MATCH REACTION:   Jeff Lynskey is a cool customer. Four Roads have just completed seven-in-row, but the Liam Mellows clubman...

Monday, 13/10/14 - 5:13pm Read More

More Roscommon Sport

Casey repays St. Croan’s faith in him with championship success

  It was ironic that David Casey ended up speaking about St. Croan’s success in the Michael Glavey’s dressing room....

Monday, 06/10/14 - 4:38pm Read More

More Roscommon Sport

Four Roads to be in ‘seventh heaven’ after titanic battle

KEPAK SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:   By Sunday evening, the Four Roads v Athleague rivalry will have resulted in...

Monday, 06/10/14 - 4:37pm Read More

Faithleach’s prevail as referee escorted from the pitch

    St. Faithleach’s…………………0-9 Padraig Pearses………………….1-5 Hodson Bay Hotel Group Senior Football Championship Semi-Final Ian Cooney at Kiltoom    ...

Monday, 06/10/14 - 4:34pm Read More

Roscommon welcomes European darts champion home

Roscommon is welcoming a new European champion home today after David Concannon scooped a gold medal in the WDF European...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 11:27am Read More

Kilbride and Mulvihill lead Brigid’s recovery

        St. Brigid’s………………….2-14 Western Gaels………………2-7 Hodson Bay Hotel Group Senior Football Championship Semi-Final Ian Cooney at Dr....

Monday, 29/09/14 - 4:35pm Read More

Tulsk may find Croan’s a bridge too far

Can the Shane and Kevin Smyth lead St. Croan's to intermediate football championship glory on Sunday next?
HODSON BAY HOTEL GROUP INTERMEDIATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:     St. Croan’s and Tulsk Lord Edwards. Two predictable protagonists...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 4:32pm Read More

Ballinaheglish toasts its European hero

European darts champion David Concannon.
  A huge crowd was expected in McDermott’s, Ballinaheglish on Monday evening to welcome home newly crowned European darts champion...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 4:31pm Read More

Dowd chosen to be new Roscommon U-21 manager

Mark Dowd will be the new manager of the Roscommon U-21 football team. Pic: INPHO/James Crombie
    Mark Dowd will be confirmed as Roscommon U-21 football manager this week. Dowd takes over from Nigel Dineen...

Monday, 22/09/14 - 4:46pm Read More

Brigid’s and Faithleach’s to prosper?

LOCAL FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS PREVIEWS:     The Hodson Bay Hotel Group sponsored Roscommon Senior Football Championship is down to the...

Monday, 22/09/14 - 4:43pm Read More

Brigid’s driven by last year’s defeat

The St. Brigid's senior ladies' team celebrate their county final success against Clann na nGael. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
  St. Brigid’s manager Laura Harrison doesn’t think the hurt of last year’s county final defeat after a replay drove...

Monday, 22/09/14 - 4:41pm Read More

Championships get serious this weekend

CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEWS:       The business end of the Hodson Bay Hotel Group sponsored intermediate football championship gets underway...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:36pm Read More

D-Day for David in Hull

David Concannon will aim to qualify for the World Darts Championship in Hull next month. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
    When a young David Concannon watched his father Luke throw darts in McDermott’s, Ballinaheglish, he could never have...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:34pm Read More

Larissa answers ‘Ireland’s Call’ at Women’s Rugby World Cup

Ireland scrum-half Larissa Muldoon has Roscommon connections in Donamon. Pic: INPHO
    The dust has hardly settled on Ireland’s historic voyage at the Women’s Rugby World Cup and scrum-half Larissa...

Monday, 25/08/14 - 4:26pm Read More

Featherston fires Roscommon into final

    Roscommon…..4-10 Kerry…………….2-13 Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland U-21 B Hurling Championship Semi-Final Michael O’Brien at Cusack Park, Ennis  ...

Monday, 25/08/14 - 4:23pm Read More