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Six Talking Points as the Laois hurlers conclude their Walsh Cup campaign against Kilkenny

The Laois hurlers ended their 2022 Walsh Cup campaign against Kilkenny in Callan yesterday afternoon. Seamas Cheddar Plunkett's men played well for about 50 minutes...

Disappointing second half for Laois as Kilkenny defeat them in Walsh Cup encounter

Laois 0-24 Kilkenny 1-27 Walsh Cup Round 2  The Laois hurler's 2022 Walsh Cup campaign is over after they were beaten by Kilkenny in Callan this...

LIVE BLOG: Laois hurlers take on Kilkenny in Walsh Cup

The Laois hurlers are in Walsh Cup action this afternoon for their second round game against Kilkenny in Callan. Having lost to Wexford last Sunday,...
Paul Kingston

Six Talking Points as Laois win over Wicklow sets up O’Byrne Cup semi with...

The Laois senior footballers made it two wins in four days yesterday when they got the better of Wicklow in Crettyard. Following Wednesday's win over...

Walsh Cup duty brings Laois to Callan for first of three Kilkenny clashes in...

Walsh Cup - Laois v Kilkenny In Callan at 2pm When the Laois hurlers were demoted from the Leinster championship and lost their Liam MacCarthy Cup...
Laois senior footballers

O’Carroll and Moore goals give Laois O’Byrne Cup semi chance following Wicklow win

Laois 2-14 Wicklow 1-11 O'Byrne Cup Round 3 A week is a long time in sport and the Laois senior footballers are testament to that fact. This...
Laois v Wicklow Live Blog

LIVE BLOG: Follow all of the action as Laois take on Wicklow in the...

The Laois footballers are in action again this afternoon as they take on Wicklow in the O'Byrne Cup in Crettyard. Billy Sheehan's side shows 11...
Laois senior footballers

Latest O’Byrne Cup outing offers new guns the chance to impress

O'Byrne Cup R3 - Laois v Wicklow In Crettyard at 2pm Crettyard GAA will roll out the proverbial red carpet this afternoon as they host the...
Laois senior footballers

Laois team named to take on Wicklow in O’Byrne Cup

The Laois team to take on Wicklow in the O'Byrne Cup in Crettyard on Saturday shows 11 changes from the side that started against...
Laois senior footballers

‘It is going to take time but these lads want to get there’ –...

"It is going to take time but these lads want to get there, they want to improve but most importantly for me, they want...
The Heath Golf presentations

In Pictures: The Heath Golf Club presentation and recent results from around the county

All the recent golf results from Mountrath, Portarlington and The Heath as well as a selection of images from a recent presentation of prizes...
St Fergal's Rathdowney Hurling team

Defeat for St Fergal’s College in Dublin to bring Leinster ‘B’ hurling campaign to...

St Fergal’s Rathdowney 0-11 Ard Scoil Ris (Dublin) 1-21  Leinster School’s Senior ‘B’ Hurling Championship Preliminary Round  St Fergal's Rathdowney are out of the Leinster 'B'...

Six Talking Points following Laois’s victory over Meath in the O’Byrne Cup

The Laois senior footballers put in a very accomplished display as they saw off Meath in the O'Byrne Cup last night. It is a win...

Strong first half sees hard-working Laois footballers claim first win of 2022

Laois 1-12 Meath 0-9 O'Byrne Cup Round 2 It is only the O'Byrne Cup in the middle of January but when you've just been hammered by...
Laois v Meath Live Blog

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as the Laois footballers take on Meath in...

It might still be January and the depths of winter, but there's always something enjoyable about midweek GAA action. Tonight in Stradbally the Laois footballers...
parkrun

Laois community activity hub seeking to launch their own junior parkrun

A Laois community activity hub is seeking to set up and establish their own junior parkrun. Rathdowney-Errill Activity Hub are hoping to establish the event...
Soccer

Local soccer league postpones fixtures for one week due to Covid-19 cases

The consistently high number of daily Covid-19 cases is impacting all facets of life - and sport is no different. The Combined Counties Football League...
Laois footballers

Laois team named for Round 2 O’Byrne Cup clash against Meath in Stradbally

Laois senior football manager Billy Sheehan has named his starting 15 for Wednesday's Round 2 O'Byrne Cup clash with Meath. The sides comprises mainly of...
Portlaoise CBS

Defeat for Portlaoise CBS in Gorey as South Leinster campaign comes to an end

Portlaoise CBS 0-7 Gorey Community School 4-14 Senior Schools South Leinster ‘B’ Football Championship Semi Final Portlaoise CBS' South Leinster campaign is over after they were...
Sigerson Cup and Fitzgibbon Cup

19 Laois players set to be involved as Sigerson and Fitzgibbon Cups to begin...

After a one year Covid-19 enforced absence, the most prestigious college football and hurling competitions are set to get underway this week. The Sigerson Cup...
Portlaoise GAA

Laois GAA club unveil plans for new clubhouse, walking track, floodlights and pitch upgrades

Portlaoise GAA have launched plans to develop its facilities in Rathleague, under the brand identity 'TOWN25'. The initiative was approved by members at the club's...
Laois hurlers

Six Talking Points as the Laois hurlers got 2022 underway against Wexford

The Laois hurlers made a losing start to 2022 in Rathdowney on Sunday afternoon but they were far from disgraced as they put in...
Portlaoise RFC U-14s new

Portlaoise Rugby U-14s made to work hard for an away win at Kilkenny RFC

Portlaoise RFC 24 Kilkenny RFC 17 Leinster U-14 League Premier Division Portlaoise U-14s carried their strong league form into a new year with a hard-fought win...
Portlaoise Panthers

Fleming leads the way as Portlaoise Panthers book place in All Ireland U-20 final

Portlaoise Panthers 49 Singleton Supervalu Brunell 37 U-20 Women’s National Cup Semi-final Portlaoise Panthers beat Singleton Supervalu Brunell 47-39 in the U-20 Women’s National Cup semi-finals,...

Defeat for Laois but no disgrace as Wexford win Walsh Cup opener

Laois 1-16 Wexford 1-28 Walsh Cup Round 1 The Laois hurlers made a losing start to 2022 in Rathdowney this afternoon but they were far from...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all of the action as the Laois hurlers take on Wexford...

The Laois hurlers begin their 2022 campaign in Rathdowney this afternoon in the opening round of the Walsh Cup against Wexford. Cheddar Plunkett's side begin...
Laois v Wexford

Six Talking Points as new Laois football season begins with big O’Byrne Cup loss

A 15-point loss was not the ideal way for the Laois footballers to begin the 2022 season but that's the start they got in...
Laois hurling manager Cheddar Plunkett

Laois hurlers begin 2022 campaign as they host Wexford in Rathdowney

Walsh Cup - Laois v Wexford In Rathdowney at 2pm In local hurling in Laois, there's nothing that defines January more than than the county team...
Laois Wexford updated

Wexford too strong as Laois begin O’Byrne Cup with defeat in the South East

Wexford 6-10 Laois 0-13  O'Byrne Cup Round 1  The O’Byrne Cup game in January on a club grounds in Wexford is never going to live long...
Shelmaliers GAA Club

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Laois footballers face Wexford in first match...

Billy Sheehan’s reign as Laois senior football manager will get underway in the Shelmaliers GAA grounds in Wexford this afternoon in the opening round...