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Institute of Technology Carlow will be hoping to make history this weekend

IT Carlow make final push for Fitzgibbon Cup glory

Always a popular destination for Laois 3rd level students, IT Carlow will strive for hurling history in Galway this weekend when they seek to win...

Daly announced as captain as Laois U-21 football panel is named

Brian Daly has been named the Laois U-21 football captain ahead of this year’s championship campaign which is due to get underway next week. Laois...
Goalkeeper Niall Corbet expecting a tough year with UCD

Clonaslee man hoping to win League of Ireland promotion with UCD

UCD goalkeeper Niall Corbet is gearing up for what he believes will be the toughest SSE Airtricity League of Ireland First Division to date. Free...

Portlaoise Panthers lose in Carlow but stay in Top 4

Portlaoise Panthers 72 Ballon Rock 75 Basketball - Midlands League Mens Division 1 Portlaoise Panthers men’s team played host to Ballon Rock on Sunday night with both...

One win, one loss for Portlaoise Panthers boys

There was only two underage games last weekend for Portlaoise Panthers - they won one and lost one. U-13 BOYS DUBLIN LEAGUE Portlaoise 31 Dublin Lions...
Borris in Ossory Kilcotton who defeated Rathdowney Errill in their SHC final replay at O'Moore Park. Picture: Alf Harvey/HRPhoto.ie

Borris-Kilcotton drawn to face Ballinakill Gaels in 2017 Laois SHC

Borris-Kilcotton will open the defence of their Laois SHC title against Ballinakill Gaels after the draws for the 2017 Laois GAA championships were made...
Stradbally who defeated Portlaoise in the SFC final at O'Moore Park. Picture: Alf Harvey/HRPhoto.ie

Stradbally to begin SFC defence against old rivals The Heath

2016 champions Stradbally will play near neighbours The Heath in the opening round of the Laois Shopping Cenrtre SFC after the draws were made...

Laois Championship draws set to take place tonight

The 2017 Laois football and hurling Championship Draws will take place tonight in the Laois Shopping Centre from 7pm. With memories of Jody Dillon’s last...
Paul Lawlor will be hoping to fire and manage Emo back to the big time

Emo and Annanough look in house for new managers

Two of the contenders for the Laois Intermediate Football Championship have turned to long-serving players in a quest to return to the senior ranks. Recently-relegated...

LISTEN: Kieran Leavy was on Off the Ball last night

This story has grown a fair set of legs. At Monday night's Laois GAA February County Board meeting, Kieran Leavy caused quite a bit of...

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LISTEN: Kieran Leavy was on Off the Ball last night

This story has grown a fair set of legs. At Monday night's Laois GAA February County Board meeting, Kieran Leavy caused quite a bit of...

Portarlington GAA: ‘Every club has contributed to making Port great sporting town’

Kieran Leavy caused quite the stir with his comments at Monday night's Laois GAA County Board meeting and the story continues to run. Leavy is...

Laois GAA distance themselves from Leavy comments

Laois GAA have issued a statement distancing themselves from comments made by one of their top officials at Monday's County Board meeting.  Kieran Leavy, the...
Kieran Leavy had plenty to say at the meeting in the county board office

Laois County Board member launches attack on foreign sports

A Laois County Board member unleashed a blistering attack on foreign sports and told clubs to prepare for 'war' at last night's meeting. Laois's population...

Masterson continues recovery as Galwegians win in AIL

Eoghan Masterson continued his long and arduous journey back to fitness win the All Ireland League (AIL) at the weekend as he helped Galwegians...

Laois girls honoured with Leinster rugby caps

Portlaoise's Niamh Griffin and Eimear Corri were among the first female recipients of senior Leinster caps as the Leinster Branch honoured the victorious inter-provincial...
John O'Loughlin is set to return this weekend along with a few more familiar faces

Key players set to return for Laois footballers

Laois football manager Peter Creedon has been given a major boost ahead of this weekend's Division 3 clash with Tipperary as several key members...
Aaron Conway during the friendly match between Galway United and FAI Colleges and Universities

Portarlington youngster signs for Galway United

Former Arlington AFC player Aaron Conway has signed for League of Ireland Premier Division side Galway United. The club have announced that the defender, who...
Sarah Buggy pictured after collecting her gold medal on Sunday

Gold for Buggy at All-Ireland Indoor Championships

St Abban's Sarah Buggy won the senior women's triple jump at the Irish life health National indoor championships on Sunday. The athlete claimed gold following a...
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Here are all of this week’s CCFL soccer fixtures

Combined Counties Football League Fixtures Week 26 SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 All games at 2.30pm unless stated; first-named team has home advantage Under 17 Cup Group 2: Abbeyleix Ath...

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