Latest Hurling Final News & Updates

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The Galway squad before the Bord Gáis Energy GAA Hurling All-Ireland U21 Championship Semi-Final match between Galway and Limerick at Semple Stadium. Photo by Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

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Galway City & West Under 15 football team who played in the Adam Mangan Memorial Shield Tournament in Offaly against Dublin and Longford. Photo: Tommy Faherty.

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Galway North Under 15 football team who participated in the Adam Mangan Shield Tournament. They played both Wicklow & Limerick. Photo: Ann Cunniss Burke

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Galway referee John Keane and his umpires Mike Mackey, Shane Carr, Tom Lane and Martin Kearns before the All-Ireland U17 Hurling Championship Final between Dublin and Cork at Croke Park. Photo by Ray McManus/Sportsfile

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Galway added another Connacht title to their collection, having already won the FBD and Under 21, when the county minor footballers defeated Sligo in the Connacht Minor Football League Final at Tuam Stadium.

Iin the opening half Darragh Silke was Galway's top marksman scoring four points and three coming from Padraic Costello as their side led at the break by seven points 0-8 to 0-1. 

Final score: Galway 0-13 Sligo 0-7

Galway: Oran Burke, Conor Campbell, Eoin McFadden, Max Peyton,  Ciaran Potter, James Crowley, Liam Boyle, Matthias Barrett, Conor Walsh, McDara Geraghty, Brian Harlowe, Martin Kerrigan, Darragh Silke, Padraic Costello, Daniel Kenny. Subs.: Sean Fitzgerald, James Mulrooney, Matthew Tierney, Sean Mulkerrin, Colin Murray and Liam Costello.

(Photo: Connacht Council Delegate John Joe Holloran presents the Minor League Cup to Galway captain Sean Mulkerrin.)