Wednesday 02 September 2015
Galway's time to shine
Galway are 70 minutes away from a fifth All-Ireland senior hurling title and the evidence suggests they are in with a great chance of glory. Manager Anthony Cunningham is hoping that the agonising days of 2012, 2005, 2001, 1993 and 1990 are not repeated, but a side brimming in confidence, momentum and ability can deliver on the big day for Galway. The sides met most recently in the Leinster final earlier this summer when Kilkenny's know-how got them...read more...
Galway set to end barren years Galway head for Croke Park on Sunday in a bid to end years of disappointment as they take on Kilkenny in the All-Ireland senior final. But, this is far from easy, Kilkenny have proved that there are always players ready to take over from those that leave. There might be no DJ Carey or Henry Shefflin, but there are many ready and waiting from the rich under age structure that is bred around the hinterland of the...read more...
Bettor not lose
27 Dresses for Galway The other night my lovely wife was watching one of those awful chick flicks that I found myself caught up in. 27 dresses is all about the perennial bridesmaid who always has to watch others have their big day hoping against hope that her big day will come along soon. It could be easily adapted for Galway hurling fans. Hurling's greatest day has come and gone 27 times since Galway was the belle of the ball. Fans have had to...read more...
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