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Portarlington captain Bracken hoping all of Laois get behind his side for Leinster campaign

The Portarlington footballers will begin their first Leinster club championship campaign in 20 years against St Loman's on Sunday. O'Moore Park is the venue for...

Big Laois involvement as DCU defeat UL to claim Division 1 League Ladies title

There was Laois involvement on both sides as DCU and University of Limerick met in the Division 1 Ladies League final last night. In atrocious...

Laois star named Women’s League of Ireland Player of the Year

A Laois soccer player has been named Player of the Year at the 2021 SSE Airtricity Women's National League Awards. Graiguecullen native Kylie Murphy, who...
Trumera intermediate champions

Walsh enjoying every minute as Trumera seek to extend Leinster adventure

As November turns into December, Trumera remain just one of two adult hurling teams in Laois still in championship action. While Clough-Ballacolla dominated the conversation...
Ballyroan-Abbey

Double remains on the cards as Ballyroan-Abbey breeze past St Joseph’s to reach U-20...

Ballyroan-Abbey 1-23 St Joseph's 0-10  Laois U-20 Football Championship Semi Final  Ballyroan-Abbey are through to the Laois U-20 football championship final following a 16 point win...
Maggie Murphy

Federation of Irish Sport Volunteer award for Laois and Timahoe Ladies stalwart

Maggie Murphy has been awarded a Federation of Irish Sport Volunteer award for her services to Ladies football. The former Laois footballer, who is now...
St Fergal's Rathdowney Hurling

St Fergal’s emerge from all-Laois battle to reach knock-out phase of Leinster ‘B’ hurling...

St Fergal's Rathdowney 2-11 Heywood CS 1-8  Leinster School's Senior 'B' Hurling Championship Round 2 St Fergal's Rathdowney are through to the knockout phase of the...

Laois GAA report surplus of over €500,000 in latest annual accounts

Laois GAA have reported a surplus of over €500,000 on the 11-month period leading up to September 30, according to the annual accounts sent...
Portarlington 1995

Baltinglass, Eire Og and Na Fianna – how Portarlington have fared in their previous...

This Sunday in O'Moore Park, the Portarlington footballers will take on Westmeath champions St Loman's of Mullingar in the opening round of the Leinster...
Clough-Ballacolla celebrations

TV cameras to return to O’Moore Park as Laois hurling champions chosen for coverage...

The RTE TV cameras will be back in O'Moore Park next weekend as Clough-Ballacolla have been chosen for coverage once again. They were in Portlaoise...

Exciting encounters anticipated as both U-20 football semi finals down for decision

The Laois U-20 football finalists will be known this evening as both semi finals are down for decision tonight. The Centre of Excellence is the...
Billy O'Loughlin

Former Laois U-20 boss O’Loughlin appointed to Longford senior job

Former Laois U-20 boss Billy O'Loughlin from Arles-Killeen has been appointed as the new Longford senior football manager. O'Loughlin, who guided Laois to the 2019...
Portlaoise Rugby

Defeat for Portlaoise in Leinster rugby league as Palmerston prove too strong

Portlaoise 10 De La Salle Palmerston 43 Leinster Rugby League Division 2A Portlaoise dropped to seventh place in Division 2A of the Leinster League after shipping...
Billy Sheehan

Laois GAA secretary appeals for time as senior football team enter transition phase

Laois GAA secretary Niall Handy has appealed with the clubs of the county to be patient with the new senior inter-county management and that...

Leinster club action and U-20 football semi-finals as GAA action continues thick and fast

The local GAA action continues apace this week with another schedule of interesting games. The two U-20 'A' football championship semi-finals are down for decision...
Willie Dunphy

Clough-Ballacolla’s award winners seeking to drive on in Leinster as big days keep on...

The big days keep on coming for the Clough-Ballacolla hurlers. As if winning two senior county finals in the one year wasn't enough, they've also...
Portarlington v Portlaoise

Portarlington lead the way on our list of nominations for 2021 senior football Team...

Back-to-back Laois senior football champions Portarlington lead the way with a massive 15 nominations for the 2021 LaoisToday Laois senior football Team of the...
Abbeyleix U-20 hurlers

Strong second-half performance powers Abbeyleix to U-20 hurling glory

Abbeyleix 0-21 The Harps 1-8 Laois U-20 'A' HC Final A powerful second-half performance ensured Abbeyleix were crowned Laois U-20 'A' hurling champions this afternoon in...
Laois Wicklow

Laois footballers and hurlers learn championship schedule for 2022

The Laois senior footballers will play Wicklow in the opening round of the 2022 Leinster championship while the hurlers now also know their schedule...
The new fixtures for the hurling championships are here

Abbeyleix and The Harps set to do battle for Laois U-20 hurling title

Laois U-20 'A' HC Final - Abbeyleix v The Harps In the Laois GAA Centre of Excellence at 1.30pm One of the last Laois hurling finals of...
Ballyfin Ladies Junior

Extra time success for Ballyfin Ladies in Wicklow as they march into Leinster semi...

Ballyfin 2-12 Tinahely 1-5 (AET) Leinster Ladies Club JFC Quarter-final Ballyfin Ladies kept their remarkable 2021 season going as they came through extra time to see...
Clough-Ballacolla celebrations

Magic Maher leads the way as Clough-Ballacolla defeat Rapparees for historic first Leinster win

Clough-Ballacolla 1-17 Rapparees 0-12 Leinster Club SHC Quarter-final The back-to-back Laois Senior hurling champions are through to the Leinster semi finals for the first time in...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Clough-Ballacolla take on Rapparees in Leinster quarter...

The Saturday GAA action continues in O'Moore Park at 5.30pm this evening. Declan Laffan’s Clough-Ballacolla host Rapparees of Wexford in the Leinster quarter final. While Clough-Ballacolla...
Ballinakill celebrations

Ballinakill’s Leinster adventure ends as Kilkenny champions Glenmore prove just too strong

Ballinakill 1-12 Glenmore 2-17 Leinster Club IHC Quarter-final Ballinakill's Leinster campaign is over after they were beaten by eight points by Glenmore in Abbeyleix this afternoon. Seamus...

Local link to Cork football final as Clonakilty clash with St Finbarr’s

The Cork football final will take place in Pairc ui Chaoimh on Sunday afternoon when Clonakilty face off against St Finbarr's from Cork city. And...

Huge Saturday of provincial action ahead with five Laois teams to do battle

It is another extremely busy Saturday of GAA ahead with five games down for decision involving Laois teams. It is all about provincial games now...
Na Fianna Og U-20 'B' Winners

Deadly Dunne the difference as Na Fianna Og see off The Heath in U-20...

Na Fianna Og 2-11 The Heath 2-10  Laois U-20 'B' Football Championship Final  Colin Dunne's point in injury time was the difference as Na Fianna Og...
Laois GAA Awards 2021

18 clubs represented as Laois GAA, Camogie and Ladies award winners for 2020/2021 announced

The GAA award winners for the 2020 and 2021 seasons in Laois have been announced. As Covid-19 cancelled last year's event, 2020 and 2021 were...
Clough-Ballacolla celebrations

Clough-Ballacolla ace Bergin hoping for club’s first ever win in Leinster this weekend

Back-to-back Laois SHC champions Clough-Ballacolla begin their Leinster championship adventure against Raparees in O'Moore Park this weekend. On Saturday, the Laois side will be hoping...
Laois GAA

First U-20 final of 2021 down for decision as Na Fianna Og and The...

Na Fianna Og v The Heath  Laois U-20 'B' Football Championship Final in Stradbally at 7.30pm The first U-20 final of 2021 is down for decision...