Westmeath Independent | Sport | Roundup Headlines http://www.westmeathindependent.ie/sport/roundup/ Latest from the online edition en-gb Wed, 03 Sep 2014 04:31:46 +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/ Knockout places up for grabs in Intermediate Championship TEAMS from the south of the county have it all to play for in this weekend’s last round of group fixtures in the Westmeath Intermediate Football  Championship.

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BIG RELEGATION FIGHT: UCD v Athlone Town READ about the team news ahead of tonight's big basement battle in Belfield.

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RACISM: Athlone Town fans cleared of wrongdoing in Akinade case Read the latest about the investigation into alleged racist abuse from Athlone Town supporters towards an opposition player...

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Westmeath Motor Club prepare to host Championship race The Westmeath & District Motor Club are hoping for a large turn-out when they host a quality motor-sport event in the area, a round of the prestigious LoughranSigns.com Midland East Rally Championship.

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AIT student takes part in European Championships Read about the Athlone student competing in the European Athletics Championships this week.

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Athlone Town's relegation fight continues in Sligo Check out the team news for Athlone Town's SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash against Sligo Rovers on Saturday night.

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Athlone Town perform admirably against Premier League stars Read how Athlone Town fared when they took on English Premier League side Queen's Park Rangers in a friendly match on Tuesday evening.

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Henshaw continues recovery as Carty hopes to feature against Clermont Robbie Henshaw is set to resume full team training towards the end of the month as Connacht continue their preparations for the new rugby season.

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Athlone Town ready to host Premier League stars ATHLONE Town FC expects a bumper home crowd for their friendly this evening against English Premier League side Queen’s Park Rangers (Lissywollen, 6pm).

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Versatile Athlone Town defender leaves the club NEIL Harney has confirmed that he has parted company with Athlone Town FC, as the club remain hopeful of securing two more new signings before the close of the July transfer window tonight (Thursday).

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Castledaly's Shane claims stunning win in famed Galway Plate Castledaly jockey Shane Shortall has claimed a sensational victory in the Galway Plate on board Road to Riches today (Wednesday).

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Local teams under pressure after more setbacks in Westmeath SFC Both Athlone and Castledaly lost their third successive games in this year’s Westmeath SFC last weekend – leaving them in danger of the dreaded relegation play-off.

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Athlone natives to the fore on Day 3 in Galway
LOCAL punters attending today’s Galway Festival in Ballybrit will have plenty of opportunity to cheer on their own.

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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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