Three goals from Tom Plunkett, Fionn Curley and Naoise McManus were key as Leitrim secured their first Connacht MFC victory over Galway since 1998 at Avant Money Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada yesterday evening.
Four transplant recipients, together with family and friends, gathered at the scenic Burgess Park in Athlone, on the banks of the River Shannon, for a photocall to highlight the Irish Kidney Association's third virtual Run for a Life (www.ika.ie/runforalife), a family fun run which will take place between the 21st and 28th May.
Kilcoo's Eugene Branagan and Ballygunner's Dessie Hutchinson have today been officially announced as the AIB GAA Club Footballer and Hurler of the year in recognition of their outstanding exploits in their victorious 2021/22 club campaigns.
Last year's TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship runners-up Dublin get their 2022 campaign underway on Saturday when they take on Westmeath in the round-robin stages of the TG4 Leinster Senior Championship.
Second half goals from Cathal Dolan, Mickey Joe Egan and Brendan Mulry steered Roscommon to an impressive 3-26 to 1-14 victory over Warwickshire in the second round of the Nickey Rackard Cup at Dr Hyde Park.