Laois minors pull off the most dramatic of wins

Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Football Championship Round 2 Laois 3-6 Westmeath 1-11 By Denis J. Croke LOVERS of the big ball game, albeit the English version, have experienced a week where games provided the most dramatic outcomes as probably ever...

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Relieved and contented but Brennan knows work still to be done

LAOIS manager looked mighty relieved when he spoke to the media after seeing off a determined Offaly in the Joe McDonagh Cup opening round. It had been a tension filled contest with the outcome in doubt up to the 79th...

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Laois survive Faithful ambush in dramatic conclusion

Joe McDonagh Cup Rd 1 Laois 4-22 Offaly 3-21 By Pat Delaney WHEN these two met in big games in...

Wednesday, 15/05/19 - 10:19am Read More

Clodagh returns to complete the business as Laois are crowned champions

All-Ireland Camogie Minor B Final Replay Laois 4-6 Limerick 2-5 By Pat Delaney LAOIS’S good record in All-Ireland final replays...

Thursday, 09/05/19 - 2:41pm Read More

Laois finish strong to claim Leinster title

Leinster Camogie U/6 B Cup Final Laois 3-15 Carlow 3-12 LAOIS produced an outstanding second half comeback to pip Carlow...

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Kirwan comes to Laois’s rescue

Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Hurling Championship Rd 2   Laois 1-14 Kildare 2-10 By Ian Baker TRAILING Kildare by five...

Thursday, 09/05/19 - 2:35pm Read More

Laois Masters come close to upsetting All-Ireland champions

All-Ireland Master Football Championship Rd 1 Dublin 3-11 Laois 3-7 LAOIS Masters football team put in a battling performance when...

Thursday, 09/05/19 - 2:34pm Read More

Rachel wins gold and a place on the Irish team

AT the recent National Women’s Senior Cadet Championships held at the National Stadium, Dublin, Rachel Lawless, Portlaoise boxing club, won...

Thursday, 09/05/19 - 2:31pm Read More

Amazing week for Celtic as promotion is secured

CCFL Division 4 Clonmore 2 Mountmellick Celtic 5 Clara Town 0 Mountmellick Celtic 4 MOUNTMELLICK Celtic hadn’t much time to...

Thursday, 09/05/19 - 2:28pm Read More

Heartbreak for Knockbeg as junior honours go to St Colman’s College

St Colman’s College 3-6 Knockbeg College 0-14 By Kieran Murphy AN ability to find the net at crucial times proved...

Friday, 05/04/19 - 11:55am Read More

Scoil Chríost Rí are crowned All-Ireland senior champions

Chríost Rí Portlaoise 3-10 Loreto Clonmel 2-10 By Pat Delaney JOHN Locke’s Park in the heart of Kilkenny hurling country...

Thursday, 04/04/19 - 11:55am Read More

Meaney strikes late to ensure Arles Kilcruise win opener

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Arles Kilcruise 2-15 Stradbally 2-14 By Denis J. Croke WITH the clock...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:29pm Read More

First step in retaining title comfortably achieved by Portlaoise

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Portlaoise 3-22 Ballyfin Gaels 2-8 By Denis J. Croke AND so it...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:28pm Read More

Inspirational Walsh leads Ballylinan to opening round victory

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Ballylinan 1-12 Crettyard Gaels 1-10 By Denis J. Croke BALLYLINAN have a...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:27pm Read More

Dylan’s goal gives the Saints the impetus to drive on

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 St Joseph’s 2-12 The Heath 1-9 By Denis J. Croke WHEN these...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:27pm Read More

Aaron sends the league champions packing

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Graiguecullen 2-11 O’Dempsey’s 0-13 By Pat Delaney THESE two produced great excitement...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:26pm Read More

Strong snatches a late equaliser to send this game to a replay

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Arles Killeen 1-12 Emo 1-12 By Denis J. Croke THESE two sides...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:26pm Read More

14-man Killeshin reach the summit with this victory

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Killeshin 2-8 Clonaslee/St Manman’s Gaels 1-9 By Denis J. Croke KILLESHIN were...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:25pm Read More

Murphy pulls strings again ensuring victory for Portarlington

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Portarlington 1-11 Ballyroan Abbey 0-12 By Pat Delaney LAST year’s beaten semi-finalists...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:24pm Read More

Courtwood hang on for first round victory

Laois Shopping Centre Intermediate Football Championship Rd 1 Courtwood 2-14 Mountmellick Gaels 1-16 MOUNTMELLICK were stung last year when relegated...

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