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Laois duo named on Ireland U-18 squad ahead of Women’s Six...

Two Laois rugby players have been named in the Ireland U-18 squad for the upcoming Women's Six Nations. Alanna Fitzpatrick from Portarlington RFC has been...

Portlaoise pair to play in televised Women’s Rugby All Ireland Final...

Portlaoise’s Eimear Corri and Emma Hooban will play in Women’s All Ireland League Final at 7pm on Saturday February 26. The match, at Energia Park...

All of Sunday’s local soccer and rugby results

It was another busy day on the local soccer and rugby front with a range of Laois teams involved. Below are all the soccer results...

Portlaoise Rugby U-14s made to work hard for an away win...

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...

Laois quartet named on Ireland U-18 and U-19 rugby squads for...

Four Laois lads have been named on Ireland U-18 and U-19 rugby squads for training camps which are scheduled to take place later this...

Three Laois rugby players selected for Ireland U-18 and U-19 squads

Three Laois rugby players have been selected on Ireland U-18 and U-19 squads. The Ireland U-19, U-18 Clubs and U-18 Schools squads, have been assembling...

Portlaoise Rugby Club set to host ‘Give it a Try’ women’s...

Women’s rugby in Portlaoise is on the rise again and 2020 saw Portlaoise RFC celebrate 20 years of women’s rugby in Togher. As part of...

Debut for Reilly as Ireland U-20s make perfect start to Six...

Ballyfin teenager Will Reilly was a second half substitute as the Ireland U-20s made a perfect start to the Six Nations this afternoon. It has...

Laois rugby player focused on studies but open to move abroad...

Portlaoise's Conor Kelly has done a lot in his short rugby career. After initially starting out with Portlaoise RFC, Kelly was handed a scholarship with...

St Marys CBS all set for new rugby season

School rugby in Laois is coming off the back of a tremendous year with many teams competing for the first time and of course...

Portlaoise U-15s and U-18s enjoying continued rugby success

Portlaoise U-15s and 18s continued their great start to their respective seasons at the weekend. The U-18s secured full points in their Leinster League game...

History made as Laois school play in first ever competitive rugby...

Mountrath CS 55 Kennedy College, New Ross 19 Leinster Junior Rugby Development League There was a little bit of history created in Togher yesterday as Mountrath...

Young Portlaoise rugby star shining for Leinster as Irish Interpros continue

Over the past week, the University of Limerick has played host to the U-18 Irish Interprovincial Championships and a young Portlaoise RFC man has...

Disappointing end to a great season for Portlaoise Ladies as they...

Portlaoise RFC 12   Balbriggan RFC 17 Paul Cusack Cup Final The Bank of Ireland Leinster Rugby Paul Cusack Cup Final took place last Wednesday in Clondalkin...

Leinster Premier League glory for Portlaoise RFC U-17s

Portlaoise RFC U-17s won the Leinster Premier League in Naas on Monday. The result was a draw at full time but because both teams had...

Remember the Game: Portlaoise bulldoze past Navan to clinch second Towns...

Portlaoise 23   Navan 3 2003 Leinster Provincial Towns Cup Final Having come up short just two seasons previous, Portlaoise came into the 2003 Towns Cup final...

5 minutes with … Shannon RFC scrumhalf and Portarlington native Keith...

This week we caught up with Portarlington native Keith Kavanagh, who is excelling in Shannon RFC. Keith has just helped them secure promotion back to...

GAA, soccer, rugby – all of your local sports fixtures for...

There is quiet schedule of sporting action this weekend. The conclusion of the Palmer Cup is taking place, the semi-finals of the Kelly Cup,...

Remember the Game: A Portlaoise last-gasp try clinches 2003 Town’s Cup...

Portlaoise 19  Clane 12 2003 Leinster Towns Cup Semi-Final This weekend 15 years ago, Portlaoise booked their place in the Towns Cup final for the second...

Here is your master fixture list for this weekend including GAA,...

Here is this weekend's master fixture list of all things sport this weekend in Laois. FRIDAY, 13TH APRIL GAA Laois Shopping Centre ACHL Division 1A Round 4 Colt/St...

Four-try Scully helps Portlaoise crush Navan in Towns Cup opener

Portlaoise 46 Navan 8 Towns Cup Round 1 Portlaoise got their 2018 Towns Cup campaign off to a fantastic start today as they cruised past Navan...

Portlaoise Ladies trounce Athy to continue unbeaten season

Leinster Rugby Senior Ladies League Portlaoise 56  Athy 0 Portlaoise Ladies Rugby team remain undefeated in their league after a comprehensive victory over Athy. It was...

Previewing Portlaoise’s clash with Navan in the Towns Cup

It's going ahead a week later than it was fixed for but Portlaoise meet Navan in the opening round of the Towns Cup this...

Busy weekend ahead for Portlaoise RFC with Togher set to host...

Portlaoise RFC will be a busy spot over the weekend as Togher will play host to two big fixtures over the weekend, with the...

Remember the Game: Portlaoise overcome Clondalkin to march on in Towns...

Portlaoise RFC 36 Clondalkin 13 Leinster Towns Cup Round 1 Portlaoise host Navan this Sunday in the first round of the Towns Cup, but in 2009...

Portlaoise keep survival hopes alive with win over Clondalkin

Portlaoise 27  Clondalkin 18 Leinster Rugby League Division 1B Portlaoise RFC's first team have given themselves a lifeline with a hard fought victory on Sunday afternoon. On...

WATCH: Alison Miller scores wonder try for Ireland at World Cup

It wasn't a great afternoon for the Irish Women's Rugby team. In fact, it probably hasn't been a great tournament for the side full stop. As...

Portlaoise Rugby Club gearing up for Family Day

Portlaoise Rugby Club are holding a family day at their Clubhouse Togher on Sunday July 23 at 2pm. They say that there will be something...

Portlaoise Rugby Club begin pre-season training

Portlaoise Rugby Club have commenced preparations for the coming season. Pre-season training began on June 20 and continues every Tuesday and Friday evenings at the...

Former Portlaoise RFC player named in Ireland U20 World Cup squad

Former Portlaoise rugby player Seán Masterson has been named in the Ireland U20 squad for this summer's world cup. The forward, who previously played GAA...