Westmeath Independent | Sport | Roundup Headlines http://www.westmeathindependent.ie/sport/roundup/ Latest from the online edition en-gb Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:49:18 +0000 Copyright (C) 2014 Celtic Media Group http://data.celticmediagroup.com/feeds/ 79 Westmeath Independent | Sport | Roundup Headlines http://data.celticmediagroup.com/furniture/wmi_logo_500x75.png http://www.westmeathindependent.ie/sport/roundup/ Athlone boxer wins European youth silver medal Cheyanne O'Neill defeated in lightweight final

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Westmeath Senior FC Team of the Week ... With another round of fixtures in the Westmeath Senior Football Championship coming up this weekend, we pick our team of the week from last weekend’s action.

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Disappointing weekend for local GAA clubs THERE was a raft of senior and intermediate matches in the Westmeath GAA Championships at the weekend, with mainly disappointing results for teams in this part of the county.

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Rossies have seen off the 'black death' … now for the 'grim reaper' Kieran Galvin looks forward to Roscommon’s clash with Armagh in the All-Ireland SFC Qualifiers at Dr Hyde Park tomorrow (Saturday, throw-in 5pm).

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World Cup reflections: I wish it wasn’t all over... but it is now Gerry Buckley reflects on the 2014 World Cup which ended last Sunday night when Germany defeated Argentina in the final.

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Roscommon v Armagh clash set for Sky Sports coverage Roscommon were drawn at home to Armagh in Round 3B of the All-Ireland SFC Qualifiers when the draw was made this morning (Monday) - and the match is set to be shown live on Sky Sports this Saturday (throw-in: 5pm).

 

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Dessie's array of skills made him Westmeath's shining light  

GERRY BUCKLEY pays tribute to Westmeath football star Dessie Dolan, who recently brought the curtain down on a wonderful inter-county career. 

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Rio on his way Athlone? SOCCER superstar Rio Ferdinand could be on his way to Athlone.

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All systems go for Roscommon races With two days racing, including a listed race and Littlewoods Ireland Ladies Day, Roscommon is the place to be this coming Monday and Tuesday, July 7 and 8. The first race on Monday is 6pm.

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Heartbreak for Westmeath U21 hurlers as Dubs edge it Westmeath came within a whisker of reaching the Leinster U21 hurling final for the first time ever at Cusack Park last night (Wednesday).

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TD slams 'Grab All Association' over Westmeath barracks lease Calls for GAA's lease payment to be published 

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Tyrrellspass shocked in opener as Casey injury mars Loman's victory
The Shay Murtagh Precast Westmeath SFC kicked off last weekend – with Garrycastle edging out Athlone and Maryland getting the better of Castledaly in two of the fixtures down for decision.

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Athlone Town add Dundee Utd to mid-season friendly list HAVING already secured an attractive mid-season friendly against English Premier League newcomers QPR on Tuesday, August 5, Athlone Town have now confirmed a friendly against Scottish Premiership outfit Dundee Utd, to be played in Lissywollen on Tuesday, July 8 (7.45pm).

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It is vital that Westmeath gild the Lilywhites in hurling play-off GERRY BUCKLEY previews Westmeath’s All-Ireland SHC play-off against Kildare which takes place in Cusack Park tomorrow (Saturday).

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Plenty of local fare to drag you away from the World Cup THOUGH the World Cup will take over televisions sets over the coming weeks, there is an absolute feast of local sport to look forward this weekend.

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Moloney and Ireland U20s set for semi-final clash against England Buccaneers player Rory Moloney has helped the Ireland U-20 rugby team to reach the semi-finals of the Junior World Championship in New Zealand.

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Westmeath v Kildare set for Cusack Park after venue confusion The All-Ireland SHC play-off between Westmeath and Kildare will now take place at Cusack Park on Saturday (throw-in: 3.45pm).

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Westmeath drawn away to Cavan in first round of Qualifiers Westmeath have been drawn against Cavan in the first round of the All-Ireland SFC Qualifiers.

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Westmeath to learn qualifier fate on Monday morning The Westmeath footballers will learn their fate this Monday morning when the draws for the Round 1A and Round 1B All-Ireland Qualifiers will take place on RTÉ Radio 1 (Morning Ireland programme) at 8.35pm (approx.).

 

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Kilbride in for Keenan as Rossies prepare for Mayo test Ian Kilbride replaces the injured David Keenan in the only change to the Roscommon team for Sunday’s Connacht SFC semi-final against Mayo.

 

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Is there any hope for Westmeath as annus horribilis continues? GERRY BUCKLEY reflects on what has been a hugely disappointing 2014 season for Westmeath inter-county teams so far and tries to find some crumbs of comfort.

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Henshaw is ruled out of Irish tour to Argentina Connacht’s Robbie Henshaw has been withdrawn from Ireland’s tour to Argentina due to a hand ligament injury.

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Willow Park FC management team steps down The Willow Park FC senior management team have stepped down from their positions with immediate effect.

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St Brigid's girls denied in league final despite Conlon's treble St Brigid's ladies lost out to old rivals Strokestown in the 2014 Roscommon Division 1 League final at Athleague on Saturday last.

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Roscommon U21 ladies give Cavan a dose of the blues Roscommon U-21 ladies recorded their second successive victory in the Aishling McGing U-21 Championship with a 3-7 to 1-4 victory over Cavan in Strokestown last Sunday.

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