Two Wexford Locals Selected To Head To Australia To Partake In AFL Trials

An opportunity to live life as a professional athlete has arisen for two Wexford natives... Two Wexford locals have been selected as part of a quintet to go to Australia to partake in trials for the Australian Football League. Crossabeg's Ronan Devereux, who was a member of the Wexford Senior football panel last year, will …

Sam McCauley Chemists Gives Significant Financial Aid To New Wexford GAA Initiative

It's little things like this that can make a big difference... According to a report in the Irish Independent, the initiative is to create a 'wellness' scheme for Wexford GAA, "to help boost the mental resilience of young players." Sam McCauley chemists have came on board, and will support Wexford GAA with their new initiative. …

Venue Change For Wexford Vs Derry Allianz League Football Clash

Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior football team travel to Derry this weekend... The Allianz Football League Division 4 clash between the two sides is fixed for this Saturday, 23 March. Originally, the match was due to take place in Owenbeg, but now, it'll be played in Páirc Seán de Brún, Bellaghy instead. Throw-in is still 4pm. …

Wexford Footballers To Link Up With Former Louth And Westmeath Manager

The Wexford Senior footballers will have a new face in their backroom staff from Tuesday... Colin Kelly, a former Louth and Westmeath manager will join Paul McLoughlin's backroom team in a coaching capacity. The news, which was first reported by Wexford journalist Ronan Fagan, will be welcomed to those involved in the Wexford footballing circles. …

Wexford Fighter Niall Kennedy Eases To Victory With First-Round Stoppage

Gorey native Niall 'Boom Boom' Kennedy was fighting in Boston last night... Kennedy [12-0-1] fought Mike Marrone on the undercard of Dropkick Murphy's "4th St Patricks Day" in front of a packed attendance at the House of Boston Blues. Marrone's corner threw in the towel after 1 minute 52 seconds during the first round, after …

Watch Live Stream: Wexford Boxer Niall Kennedy Aims To Keep Unbeaten Record

Wexford boxer Niall Kennedy is fighting in Boston tonight... Kennedy will fight on Dropkick Murphy's '4th St Patricks Day Clash' tonight. The Gorey native was due to face unbeaten American Darmani Rock [14-0], but unfortunately for Kennedy, mid-way through his training camp that fight fell through. Despite the set back, Kennedy goes into this fight …

Watch: Wexford Duo Battle It Out For First And Second Place At Cheltenham Festival

The Wexford takeover continues... Wexford jockeys Jamie Codd and Barry O'Neill battled it out for first place in the 5:30 National Hunt Chase at the prestigious Cheltenham festival on Tuesday. Codd, who hails from Mayglass in Wexford, battled fellow Wexford man Barry O'Neill from Ballindaggin, Enniscorthy. In the end, Jamie Codd rode the winner, a …

Lee Chin: “We Don’t Underestimate The Victories We Get Over Kilkenny…”

Lee Chin has hailed the Yellowbellies recent comeback over Kilkenny as 'massive' in a recent article with Pat Nolan of The Irish Mirror... Chin, who is peaking in form again, excelled against the Cats on Sunday, raising three white flags with 0-03 from open-play. That fear that Wexford sides once had with Kilkenny has disappeared …

Details For The Wexford Vs Galway League Quarter-Final Have Been Confirmed

After a second-half comeback by Wexford against Kilkenny, they'll now face Galway in the Allianz National Hurling League quarter-final... Fitzgerald's men will have to travel to Pearse Stadium to face the Tribesmen, who will be eager to attain the win having fallen short to Waterford in their last encounter. Fitzgerald's charges will go up to …

[Report] Wexford Senior Camógie Team Refuses To Play Relegation Final

Featured Image Credit: Robert Power, Wexford Camogie Photography. Updated 17:40, 11/03/2019. The Wexford Senior Camógie team grabbed headlines in the Camógie world once again on Sunday afternoon... Wexford were due to play Offaly in the relegation play-off final on Sunday afternoon. Having traveled to a neutral venue in Parnell's GAA club in Dublin to play …

The Permutations: Wexford’s Route To Allianz League Hurling Glory Confirmed

After a sublime comeback against Kilkenny at Innovate Wexford Park, Wexford are now through to the quarter-final stages of the Allianz National Hurling League. The Yellowbellies finished in second place on the Division 1A league table, meaning Galway, who finished third in Divison 1B, await Wexford in the quarter-final. Unfortunately for the Model County, they …

Wexford Defeat Kilkenny By Seven Points In Horrid Conditions

It's no longer surprising... Full time: Wexford 1-19 - 1-12 Kilkenny Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford Senior hurling team have defeated Brian Cody's Kilkenny in horrid conditions at Innovate Wexford Park. Matthew O'Hanlon won the toss and opted to play against the snowy, windy conditions in the first half. Wexford went in at the break five-points down …

Team News: Davy Names Wexford XV For Kilkenny Clash

Davy Fitzgerald has named his starting fifteen ahead of the eagerly awaited Kilkenny clash this weekend... 1.Mark Fanning2.D.Reck, 3.Darren Byrne, 4. Liam Ryan5.Simon Donohoe, 6.Matt O'Hanlon, 7.Shaun Murphy, 9.Kevin Foley, 11.Liam Og McGovern10.Harry Kehoe, 19.Jack O'Connor, 12.Lee Chin13.P Morris, 14. R O'Connor, 15.Conor McDonald

Paul McLoughlin: “The Clubs In Wexford Have Abandoned Football…”

Featured Image Credit: Nicola Reddy Photography After four games in the Allianz Football League, the Wexford footballers find themselves sitting bottom-placed of the lowest division, division 4. It's a sad state of affairs for the Wexford footballers. Three losses from four games have placed question marks over the players, the management, the overall set-up, and …

Watch: Shaun Murphy Scores Volley Goal Against Clare

Oulart The Ballagh hurler and Wexford wing-back Shaun Murphy scored a splendid volley goal against Clare on Sunday afternoon... A resurgent second-half comeback from Wexford was inspiring. A Clare lead, once at thirteen points, was reduced to just three points by the time the full-time whistle blew. One of the highlights from the game was …

Wexford’s Top Scorers So Far In The Allianz National Hurling League

Featured Image Credit: Nicola Reddy Photography. Assessing stats from hurling games isn't always the brightest of ideas...  With Davy's game-plan, the sweeper system, and the workload placed on a two-man full forward line, it's inevitable that some players won't always find themselves topping the scoresheets. Despite this, we can't deny that we love looking at stats from games, especially the …

Watch: Crowd Member Captures Majestic Cathal Dunbar Sideline

Wexford defeated Tipperary by the minimum at Innovate Wexford Park on Sunday... So far in the NHL campaign, Davy Fitzgerald's men have won two and lost one, gaining points from both Cork and Tipperary, while the Model County lost their opening encounter to All-Ireland champions, Limerick. Today, Wexford got the better of Tipperary, who were …

Tipperary Hurlers Given Timely Boost Ahead Of Wexford Game

Picture Credit: Inpho - Ken Sutton. Liam Sheedy's Tipperary side are currently facing an injury crisis... According to the Midland Tribune, several prominent Tipperary figures are due to sit out the upcoming clash with the Yellowbellies. Players such as Cathal Barrett, John O'Dwyer, Dan McCormack and Barry Heffernan are unlikely to feature. However, Sheedy will …

Fitzgerald Gives Injury Update Ahead Of Tipperary Clash

This weekend, Wexford will welcome Tipperary to Innovate Wexford Park... Out of their two matches so far in the Allianz Hurling League, Fitzgerald's Wexford side have won one and lost one. In the opener, they lost out to All-Ireland champions Limerick by three points, but in the next round, they defeated the Rebels down in …

Former Wexford Camogie Boss Fills New Managerial Position

Former Wexford Senior Camogie boss Martin Carey has found himself a new managerial position... According to a report from Laois Today, Carey will now manage Laois' Senior hurling side, Castletown. Castletown's installation of Carey as manager adds to the speculation surrounding the Kilkenny man's resignation from the Wexford camogie side. Carey, a brother of DJ, …

Watch: Fan Captures Video Footage Of Serious Rory O’Connor Point

Rory O'Connor is back in action and grabbing headlines once again... The St Martins club-man was playing in the Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup this evening for DCU. O'Connor came on as a 42nd-minute substitute for Killian Doyle (Westmeath). The prolific Wexford attacker found himself on the score-sheet twice, grabbing 0-2 from play, with the best …

Wexford’s Camogie Team Lost By A Shocking Scoreline Today

Just as you thought it couldn't get any worse... The spotlight has been on the Wexford camogie team in recent weeks. The sharp demise of the once great Wexford camogie side was broadcasted across national news headlines last week after the Model County failed to field a team against Cork in the Littlewoods Division 1 …

Wexford Camogie Chairperson Responds To Managerless Wexford Saga

It was a week to forget for those involved with Wexford Camogie... A short seven years after the Yellowbellies' famous three-in-a-row of All-Irelands, the Wexford Senior camogie team failed to line-out for a competitive Division 1 League game against Cork. Wexford's once arch-rivals in the camogie world, Cork, were given a walk-over, in a story …

All The Scorers From Wexford’s Three-Point Loss To Limerick

Three points separated the sides at the full-time whistle, as the All-Ireland champions returned to winning ways in the top flight of the Allianz hurling league... Full time: Wexford 2-11 - 1-17 Limerick SCORERS for Limerick: Aaron Gillane 1-5 (0-3frees), Peter Casey and Diarmaid Byrnes (3frees) 0-3 each, Tom Morrissey, Colin Ryan (line-ball), Seamus Flanagan, Darragh …

St Martins Senior Camogie Team Through To All-Ireland Final

The St Martins Senior Camogie team are through to the All-Ireland final... Full time: St Martins 0-11 - 0-05 Inniscarra The Wexford representatives defeated Inniscarra of Cork on Sunday to reach the All-Ireland final. They'll now face Derry's Slaughtneil in the All-Ireland final in Croke Park, which is sure to be an exciting day out …

Team News: Wexford And Limerick Name Teams For League Opener

The Yellowbellies welcome the 2018 All-Ireland champions to Wexford Park on Sunday... It is sure to be an exciting encounter, while a large crowd is expected for the League opener. Limerick, who announced their team Thursday afternoon, are not holding back, and have named a strong selection with eleven starting from last year's All-Ireland winning …

Wexford Camogie Boss Steps Down And Wexford Fail To Field Senior Team

The Wexford Camogie team are now looking for a new manager... The now-former camogie manager, Martin Carey, has stepped down from the post. As per Aidan Delaney of South East Radio, Wexford failed to field a team against Cork in the Division 1 Camogie League today [Saturday], forcing a walkover. https://twitter.com/OfficialCamogie/status/1089129797463273473 A number of inter-county …

Fitzgerald Urges Wexford Fans To Stick By Players And System

Wexford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald spoke to Liam Spratt of South East Radio on Friday, which was aired on Saturday evening's Sports Hour. In the short interview, Fitzgerald urged Wexford supporters to stick behind the players and the system: "It's very important to have the public behind us. Whether if it's from you [media], or …

Confirmed: Davy Fitzgerald To Take The Reigns Of Another Hurling Team

A club team has confirmed the appointment of Davy Fitzgerald as their new manager... Fitzgerald's local club team, Sixmilebridge, confirmed that the current Wexford hurling manager will take the reigns of their Senior hurlers. According to the Clare Champion, Fitzgerald will join Timmy Crowe and Paddy Meehan, as he aims for club glory in the …

Team News: Wexford Team Named For League Opener

Wexford have named their side for the Allianz Football League opener versus Leitrim... The game will take place in Sean Mac Diarmada Park, Leitrim at 2pm, on Sunday. 1.Conor Swaine2.Michael Furlong3.Martin O'Connor4.Conor Carthy5.Glen Malone6.Shane Doyle7.Brian Malone8.Barry O'Connor 9.Niall Hughes10.Kevin O'Grady11.Johnathan Bealin12.Conor Devitt13.Eoghan Nolan14.Cathal Deveraux15.John Tubritt Subs: M Doyle, E Porter, M O'Neill, S Barden, J …

All The Scorers From Wexford’s Walsh Cup Defeat To Galway

Wexford lost out to Galway in the Walsh Cup final on Saturday afternoon.  13 points from Galway's Joe Canning ensured that the Walsh Cup traveled West after the full-time whistle. Full time: Wexford 0-20 - 1-23 Galway Galway: Fergal Flannery; Jack Grealish, Ronan Burke, Aidan Harte (1-00); Kevin Hussey, Pádraig Mannion, Joe Mooney; Cathal Mannion (0-04), Seán Kilduff (0-01); …

Team News: Wexford Name Starting Team For Walsh Cup Final

Davy Fitzgerald has named his side to face Galway in the Walsh Cup final... Mark FanningShane ReckLiam RyanConor FirmanSimon Donohoe M O'HanlonShaun MurphyAidan NolanD O'KeeffeDavid DunneKevin FoleyIan ByrneCathal DunbarConor McDonaldLiam Og McGovern Subs: E Martin, D Reck, P Foley, H Kehoe, P Morris, L Chin, R Higgins, G Bailey, S Casey, D Byrne, R Donohoe.

Wexford’s Youth Will Absolutely Love Camolin Celtic AFC’s Club Fundraiser

Camolin Celtic AFC's fundraiser will outdo all previous club fundraisers. They're about to bring club fundraisers to a whole new level... https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=10157286012309172&id=131315684171 As a club fundraiser, Camolin Celtic AFC will host an outdoor dance festival, which will include a range of well-known current and former Irish DJ's.  The event will take place on Saturday AND …

38 Wexford Players Involved With College Fitzgibbon Cup Teams

Thirty-eight Wexford hurlers will partake in the university hurling All-Ireland, the Fitzgibbon Cup... The Fitzgibbon Cup is recognised natiowide as a fast-paced, high-standard hurling competition - and it's brilliant to see such a high number of Wexford hurlers competing in the competition. A list of the Wexford GAA players competing in the Fitzgibbon Cup, copied …

Huge Boost As Wexford GAA Player Rejoins Squad Ahead Of League

Wexford GAA fans will be delighted to hear the news that a key member will rejoin the inter-county squad... According to HoganStand, experienced midfielder, Daithí Waters, will rejoin Paul McLoughlin's football squad, having taken an extended break over the winter months. The St Martin’s club-man has returned to training ahead of the start of the …

Confirmed: Time, Date And Venue Announced For Walsh Cup Final

The time, date and venue has been confirmed for Wexford's upcoming Walsh Cup final clash with Galway... Despite musings in the media following Michael O'Donoghue's request for a neutral venue, reigning champions Wexford will have home advantage in the Walsh Cup final on Saturday afternoon. The final will take place in Bellefield at 2pm, Saturday …

TG4 Will Show All Three Of Wexford’s First Three NHL Games

Wexford hurling fans will be delighted with the news that Irish broadcaster TG4 will show at least three of the Yellowbellies' games on television... TG4 have rolled out a hectic Spring schedule, a schedule which includes forty GAA matches from now until Sunday, February 17th. The Wexford hurling games that will be shown on TG4 …

Wexford Defeat Cats To Go Through To The Walsh Cup Final

Wexford are through to the Walsh Cup final after defeating Kilkenny in Bellefield on Sunday afternoon... Full time: Wexford 0-16 - 0-13 Kilkenny Scorers: Wexford: Eanna Martin; Shane Reck, Liam Ryan, Conor Firman; Simon Donohoe, Pádraig Foley (0-7, 6 frees), Shaun Murphy; Aidan Nolan (0-1), Diarmuid O'Keeffe (0-1); Harry Kehoe (0-3 frees), Kevin Foley, Ian Byrne …

Team News: Wexford Name Team For Kilkenny Clash

Davy Fitzgerald has named his side to face Kilkenny in the Walsh Cup semi-final, which will take place in Bellefield at 2pm on Sunday... Wexford XV: 1. Éanna Martin2. Shane Reck3.Liam Ryan4. Conor Firman5. Simon Donohoe6. Paudie Foley7. Shaun Murphy8. Aidan Nolan9. Diarmuid O’Keefe10. Harry Kehoe11. Kevin Foley12. Ian Byrne13. David Dunne14. Cathal Dunbar15. Conor …

Confirmed Fixture: Wexford To Face Old Enemy In Walsh Cup Semi-Final

Leinster GAA confirmed the Walsh Cup semi-final fixtures on Sunday evening... Wexford will face the old enemy, Kilkenny, in the semi-final stages of the Walsh Cup. Innovate Wexford Park Following a venue change, Bellefield, Enniscorthy will now host the game, which will take place at 2pm on Sunday Jan 13th. A win would place Davy …

Wexford Name XV To Face Meath In O’Byrne Cup Clash

Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior footballers will face Meath in the O'Byrne Cup on Saturday afternoon... Advertise here. Contact wexfordweekly@gmail.com now for a quick quote. Wexford have named their match-day panel ahead of the Model County's first senior inter-county encounter of the new year. https://twitter.com/OfficialWexGAA/status/1080946849496875014 The Yellowbellies will be hoping to go three-from-three in the O'Byrne …

Wexford Shocked Over Death Of Former Inter-County Footballer

Shocking news concerning the death of a former Wexford footballer spread throughout Wexford on Saturday evening...  It is with terrible sadness that we report that former Wexford Gaelic footballer Scott Doran, aged 44, has passed away. The Kilmore native will be remembered as one of the great footballers to grace the field in the purple and gold drapes, …

Team News: Wexford Name Starting Fifteen For Laois O’Byrne Cup Clash

The Wexford footballers will face Laois in the O'Byrne Cup in St Patrick's Park at 8pm on Thursday, December 20th.  Wexford XV: 1.Conor Swaine, 2. Michael Furlong3. Gavin Sheehan4.Conor Carthy5.Glen Malone6. Shane Doyle7. Martin O'Connor8.Barry O’Connor9.Niall Hughes10. Conor Devitt11.Jonathan Bealin12.Robert Frayne13.Paul Curtis14. Kevin O'Grady15. David Shannon. Subs: Matt Doyle, John Tubritt, Tiernan Rossiter, Darragh Pepper, Ben Brosnan, Alan Nolan, …

Venue Changed For Wexford’s O’Byrne Cup Clash With Laois

Wexford's second-round O'Byrne Cup tie was postponed last weekend due to an orange weather warning... Leinster GAA have since announced re-fixture details for Wexford's clash with the O'Moore County. The match will take place in St Patrick's Park, Enniscorthy at 8pm on Thursday, December 20th, following a recent venue switch from New Ross. Paul McLoughlin's …

Wexford Hurlers Will Participate In Charity Hurling Match Versus Clare Tomorrow

Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford Senior hurling team will play Clare tomorrow evening... The match will take place in Tulla GAA club at 12-noon, Saturday 8th December. The game will be held in memory of Tulla club-man, Jack Lynch, who passed away one year today, aged  20.  All proceeds raised from the challenge match will go towards …

Venue Details Changed For Wexford’s O’Byrne Cup Clash With Louth

Inter-county football returns to GAA pitches around the country this weekend.  Pre-season inter-county football competitions are worthwhile for inter-county managers, as such competitions allow managers to blood new players into the set-up.  The O'Byrne Cup is just one pre-season competition that allows so, and it returns this Saturday (December 8th).  In Round 1, Wexford are …

St Martins Senior Hurling Team Linked With High-Profile GAA Manager

St.Martins aren't holding back...  After failing to regain the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship in 2018, St Martins are now linked with a high-profile GAA manager.  Former Waterford Senior Hurling manager, Derek McGrath, is reportedly in line to take the reigns of the Martins' Senior hurling team for the upcoming season.  https://twitter.com/aidand472/status/1069278314211278853 Renowned Wexford GAA sports …

Wexford’s Journey In The O’Byrne Cup Starts This Saturday

It feels like the inter-county seasons are just over, but inter-county football will return to our GAA pitches this weekend...  Wexford are out in the O'Byrne Cup on Saturday, starting their campaign off with an away clash to Louth. Fixtures:  Round 1 Saturday, December 8 Longford v Wicklow, Newtownforbes, 7pmLaois v Meath, O’Moore Park, 6pmLouth …

Wexford’s MMA Fighter Tastes Defeat At Bellator, Needs Surgery Before Next Fight

Brian Moore is a proud Wexford native...  And one wouldn't have to investigate his character in too much detail to notice that. Moore's nickname, The Pike-Man, is synonymous with his birth-place.  It's also synonymous with rebellion and fighting, so it's a fitting nickname.  Brian Moore is a Mixed Martial Artist (an MMA fighter), who represents …

A Host Of Wexford GAA Stars To Speak At “Gaels With Tales” Event

Wexford GAA club Geraldine O'Hanrahans will host a unique fundraising event on Friday, November 30th...  The Details: Where? The event will take place at Brandon House Hotel, New Ross.What time? Doors open at 7.15pm - starting at 8.00pm. What date?Friday, 30th November 2018.  So, what's happening? Geraldine O’Hanrahans GAA Club will host an event called "Gaels with Taels" …

Former Wexford GAA Dual Star Lined Out For USA Vs Ireland Rugby Team

A former Wexford GAA dual player lined out with USA's rugby team against Ireland in last Saturday’s test at the Aviva. Dylan Fawsitt, a former St Martin’s GAA club dual player, came on as a 43rd-minute substitute for the Eagles in their 57-14 defeat to Ireland. https://twitter.com/tru_rugbyscores/status/1066421202124705795 A promising hurler and footballer, Fawsitt also excelled …

Former Waterford Star Joins Davy Fitzgerald’s Backroom Team

A former Waterford All-star award winner will link up with Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford team...   Former Waterford hurler Stephen Molumphy joins Davy Fitzgerald's backroom management for the upcoming season, as per a report on The HoganStand.  Molumphy will replace Wexford's former coach, Pauric Fanning, who will now manage the Déise following Derek McGrath's departure from the …

Hearing Committee Makes Decision On Wexford-Limerick League Match

The GAA's Hearing Committee have made their decision...  And it's good news for Wexford hurling supporters!  Less than two weeks ago, the Irish Independent reported that Wexford would lose their first home game of the National Hurling League, due to Wexford's alleged breaching of rule 6.22b, which relates to inter-county training camps. The Model County …

Wexford Native Signs His First Professional Rugby Contract

A 21-year-old Wexford native has signed his first professional rugby contract... Wexford have another professional rugby player to look out for.  On Tuesday afternoon, Wexford native Paul Boyle signed his first professional rugby contract - with Connacht Rugby - keeping him at the provincial club until the 2020-21 season.  Following the announcement, Boyle said:  “I …

Watch: Naomh Eanna Vs Ballyhale Shamrocks Video Highlights

Kilkenny kingpins were too strong for Wexford Senior Hurling champions Naomh Eanna on Sunday afternoon in the Leinster Club semi-final...  The game finished on a scoreline of 4-11 - 6-21 in favour of the Kilkenny champions, managed by all-time hurling great, Henry Shefflin.  Former All-Star recipient Colin Fennelly ran riot in the full-forward line, scoring …

Sunday’s Fenway Hurling Classic Is In Danger Of Cancellation

Concerns over the Boston Fenway Hurling Classic continue to mount...  The Wexford Senior Hurlers weren't long on the plane before news spread that the event is in danger of cancellation. Due to overnight snowfall, there's a possibility of Boston's Fenway Hurling Classic being cancelled. Boston is renowned for its snowfall, and there's the likelihood that …

Here’s Wexford’s 24-Man Squad For The Boston Fenway Hurling Classic

Who's going on the trip to Boston, eh? Well, we can tell you now... This Sunday, Wexford will play All-Ireland champions Limerick in the now annual, Boston Fenway Hurling Classic, which takes place in Boston's famous Red Sox stadium. Along with the 24-man panel, four members of management and two Wexford representatives (Derek Kent & …

Early Stages: Who’s Called Into The Wexford Senior Panel & Who’s Gone?

All the juicy details we love to read are being spilled now. Who's in, who's out? What's new?  Captain: Michael Furlong (Adamstown) Vice-Captain:Conor Carty (Castletown) Who's called into the panel?After an outstanding club campaign, Castletown's Johnatan Bealin has been called up into Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior set-up. Michael O'Regan is no longer part of Davy Fitzgerald's …

Former Wexford All-Ireland Winner Takes Reigns Of Wicklow Senior Hurlers

The Garden County have received a welcome boost ahead of the new inter-county season with the addition of a former All-Ireland winner to their set-up...  Ferns-St Aidans club man and 1996 All-Ireland winner, Eamonn Scallan, will take charge of the Wicklow Senior hurlers. In recent times, Scallan managed the Wexford county minor squads and the …

Wexford Hurlers Vs Limerick To Be Broadcasted Live On Sunday

Inter-county hurling will return to our television screens this Sunday - and the Yellowbellies are back in action... Davy Fitzgerald's Model charges will face reigning All-Ireland champions Limerick in the now annual Super 11's event, the Fenway Hurling Classic, which takes place in Boston's famous Red Sox stadium. It's great news for Wexford fans hoping …

Wexford Weekly’s 2018 All-Star Team Of Wexford Senior Football Championship

Wexford Weekly's All-Star team of the 2018 Wexford Senior Hurling Championship gained a lot of interest on social media. Following on, we now give you the Wexford Weekly Senior Football team of the 2018 Championship. Wexford Weekly's Wexford SFC All-Stars 1.Tom Hughes (Kilanerin) 3.Mel Doyle (Starlights) 3.Ciaran O'Shaughnessy (Shelmaliers) 4.Rhys Owley (Kilanerin) 5.Simon Donohoe (Shelmaliers) …

Wexford GAA Are Calling On Players To #FixTheFixtures With Event Organised

There's clearly a problem, but at least Wexford GAA are listening... So much so, that the Wexford GAA County Board have decided to host an event dedicated to fixing the fixtures. The 'forum' is open to Wexford GAA club players, chairmen, and secretaries, all with the one aim of fixing the fixture problem. The event …

Wexford Weekly’s 2018 All-Star Team Of Wexford Senior Hurling Championship

The 2018 Wexford Senior Hurling Championship came to a close on October 21st as Naomh Eanna were crowned the new champions.  It was a cracking championship, full of entertainment and shocks right up until the final whistle when underdogs Naomh Eanna surprised St Martins. Upon reflection, the championship has showcased some new blood, while it …

Naomh Eanna Set Up Home Tie Against Kilkenny Kingpins Ballyhale Shamrocks

Wexford Senior Hurling Champions Naomh Eanna defeated Laois champions Camross on Sunday afternoon at O'Moore Park.  Full time: Camross 2-16 Naomh Eanna 3-18 Another dominant performance from the Gorey town side means the Naomh Eanna Senior hurlers continue to find themselves in unknown territory. Now, awaiting the Gorey side is the final four of the …

Two Clubs, Two Separate Incidents, Two Appeals – Only One Facing Suspension

Camross hurler Darrell Dooley has had his two-game suspension lifted by the Laois GAA Hearings Committee... Camross GAA Club grabbed national headlines for all the wrong reasons following their back-to-back county title victory over Rathdowney-Erril. A celebratory occasion for the Laois club would be soon smeared by a video's appearance across social media. Following Camross' …

Three Naomh Eanna Starters To Miss Sunday’s Leinster Club Match Vs Camross

Wexford Senior Hurling Champions Naomh Eanna have suffered not one, but three major blows ahead of their Leinster club championship quarter-final...  Again, the major talking point comes in the form of Cathal Dunbar, who will now miss Naomh Eanna's clash against Laois hurling champions, Camross, this weekend. Originally, it was thought that Dunbar would miss …

Listen: Rare Davy Fitzgerald Speech, The Man Behind The Media

In 2014, Davy Fitzgerald gave a rousing speech at Limerick's Insitute of Technology...  In the speech, he spoke about the importance of sport, setting goals, his dreams, the bullying he suffered in secondary school, and just general life, to name just a few. The speech is a mere reflection of the man's true character, an …

Can You Think Of A Solution To Fix Wexford GAA’s Fixture Problem?

The Wexford GAA County Championships came to a close last weekend. Sunday, October 28th.  In Wexford, most clubs will return to training around January, training towards two club championship games which are played in April. After these two games, Wexford GAA club players will have to wait until the club's county players are finished with …

Here’s How All The Wexford Champions Got On In The Leinster Championship

The list below will be regularly updated with results and/or upcoming fixtures for all the Wexford champions as they set their sights on Leinster Championship silverware... Red = Teams still in the championship. FOOTBALL:  Wexford SFC: Winners - Shelmaliers The Shels lost on a scoreline of 1-12 to 1-02 against Meath Champions Dunboyne at Innovate …

A Naomh Eanna Win On Sunday Would Set Up A Mouthwatering Tie

After a terrific Wexford Senior hurling campaign, newly crowned champions Naomh Eanna now set their sights on the Leinster Club Hurling Championship... The Wexford champions will face the Laois hurling champions, Camross, on Sunday 4th November in the Leinster club hurling championship quarter-final. Although the match will be played away [in O'Moore Park], Naomh Eanna …

Watch: Cloughbawn Vs Fethard Wexford Intermediate Hurling Final Replay

Cloughbawn will take on Fethard St Mogues in today's Wexford Intermediate Hurling Championship final replay... Click on the video below, then click on "watch this video on YouTub" to view the match. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcGsc-PZAqU&feature=youtu.be _ The match, which gets underway at 2pm, is live streamed from Innovate Wexford Park by YouTuber Nobou Uematsu. Taghmon Camross face Duffry …

Here’s Naomh Eanna’s And Shelmalier’s Leinster Club Championship Opponents

The Wexford Senior Championships came to a close over the weekend... Following a stalemate in the first Senior football final, the Shelmaliers went on to comprehensively defeat Kilanerin in the follow-up replay on Saturday afternoon. Meanwhile, in the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship, underdogs Naomh Eanna came out worthy winners against reigning champions St Martins. Along …

Naomh Eanna Crowned Senior Hurling Champions For First Time In Their History

Featured Image Credit: Siobhan Doyle AND THE NEW! Six years ago they were a Junior Hurling club, but now, Naomh Eanna are the 2018 Wexford Senior Hurling Champions. For their first time in their history, Naomh Eanna will bring the Wexford SHC trophy back to Gorey town after a comprehensive defeat over reigning champions St …

Wexford’s Professional Boxer Niall Kennedy Remains Undefeated

Wexford native Niall "Boom Boom" Kennedy fought in one of the biggest fights of his career on Saturday night... A must-win, Kennedy faced 'Brutal' Brendan Barret at Boston's famous TD Garden on the undercard of Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Promotion Bill, a card that also included one of Ireland's biggest boxing stars, Katie Taylor. In the …

WATCH LIVE: Shelmaliers Vs Kilanerin Wexford SFC Replay

Kilanerin and Shelmaliers contest the Wexford Senior Football Final on Saturday, October 20 at 3:45pm... Last week, the two sides performed excellently, but they couldn't be separated at the final whistle. Kilanerin, with an extra man, looked likely winners, but the Shelmaliers dug deep, hitting some late points to secure a draw and to force …

Two Wexford Hurlers Named On BGE U-21 Team Of The Year

Two Wexford hurlers have been named on the Bord Gais Energy U-21 Hurling Team of the Year for 2018... Namely, St Martins' Rory O'Connor and Oylegate-Glenbrien's Seamus Casey are Wexford's two All-Star recipients. Wexford's two u-21 All-Stars will receive their awards at a ceremony held in Dublin this Friday, 19th October. Also, a notable mention …

All The Odds For The County Final Between St Martins & Naomh Eanna

A highly anticipated Wexford Senior Hurling final takes place this Sunday at Innovate Wexford Park at 3.15pm... Naomh Eanna Gorey will face reigning champions St Martins in a game that has the makings of a cracker between two youthful, energetic and high-scoring teams. To win: St Martins 1/2, Draw 10/1, Gorey 2/1 To lift the …

Star Wexford Club Performer Declines Invite To Join Fitzgerald’s Senior Panel

Davy Fitzgerald will be without Podge Doran for Wexford's 2019 campaign...  The Oylegate-Glenbrien club-man starred throughout the Wexford Club Championship, guiding his team to the semi-final stages of the Senior Championship. Such impressive performances caught the eye of Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald, but the Clare native states that Doran has zero interest in committing to …

Video Evidence: Dunbar Should Be Allowed Play County Final

Naomh Eanna hurler Cathal Dunbar received a straight red card during his side's Wexford Senior hurling county semi-final against Oylegate...  The linesman pulled Dunbar and the referee up, stating an interference with the Oylegate players' faceguard, which would warrant a straight red. Unless the decision is overruled, the Naomh Eanna club-man will miss out on …

Three County Finals Put Back To Accommodate Draw In Wexford SFC Final

Edited at 22:58. Three county finals have been put back on the calendar to accommodate for Sunday's stalemate in the Wexford Senior Football final at Innovate Wexford Park. Shelmaliers and Kilanerin-Ballyfad contested Sunday's Wexford SFC final. That game, which was an absolute cracker, finished 2-11 apiece after Shelmalier's Simon Donohoe scored two last-minute points to …

Watch LIVE: Kilanerin Vs Shelmaliers Wexford SFC Final 2018

An intriguing Wexford Senior Football final between Kilanerin-Ballyfad and the Shelmaliers takes place today at 3.15pm (Sunday). The curtain raiser will feature Cloughbawn and Naomh Eanna in the Wexford Intermediate 'A' final, starting at 1.15pm. With thanks to a YouTube stream by Nobou Uematsu, you can watch both games live below, with live commentary from Gorey's …

All The Odds For The Wexford SFC Final Between Kilanerin & Shelmaliers

For those interested in a bet on this weekend's football, all the odds have now been released for the Wexford Senior Football Championship final.  Local independent bookmaker LeadingLayer Betting, based on Monck Street in Wexford town, have released their odds on the intriguing game - while they will also accept other bets upon request. It …

Confirmed: Wexford’s Draw For The Leinster Senior Football Championship

The draws for the Leinster Senior Football Championship were made this evening.  Wexford will face Louth in the opening round of the Leinster football championship. A win against Louth in the opening round would set up a mouth-watering clash versus the All-Ireland champions, Dublin, at home in Innovate Wexford Park for a Leinster quarter-final. First …

Wexford FC Appoint New Manager And Will Be Assisted By LOI Stalwart

Wexford FC have appointed a new manager following a difficult 2018... Wexford Football Club announced today that Brian O'Sullivan will be taking the reigns for the upcoming season - and hopefully, for the continued future. O'Sullivan fills the boots of Damien Locke, following his departure from the football club earlier this year. Waterford native O'Sullivan …

Wexford’s Road To Croker: 2019 Leinster Hurling Fixtures Confirmed

The Leinster GAA Council have confirmed the round-robin fixtures for the 2019 Leinster Senior Hurling Championship. Wexford will travel to Galway and Dublin, and just like last year, they'll face Kilkenny in the last round of the round-robin format. In 2018, Wexford faced Kilkenny in Nowlan Park in the last round-robin game of the campaign, …

Faythe Harriers Capture Minor Hurling Title As Success Trend Continues

Wexford town club Faythe Harriers faced Enniscorthy's The Rapparees on Saturday afternoon in New Ross.  Full time: Faythe Harriers 4-18 - 3-16 Rapparees In June 2016, the Harriers u-14's defeated Cork's Glen Rovers to win the National Feile All-Ireland Division 1 hurling title. Two years on, Faythe Harriers have defeated the Rapparees by five points …

Wexford’s Opponents Confirmed For Semi-Final Of Boston’s Fenway Hurling Classic

The official draw for the 2018 Fenway Hurling Classic was held yesterday...  Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford hurling side were one of the four teams selected to travel to America to partake in the now annual, Boston Fenway Hurling Classic. Reigning Fenway Hurling champions Clare, last year's Munster finalists, Cork and reigning All-Ireland champions Limerick will also …

Betting Odds Released For The Wexford SHC Semi-Finals

The bookies have released their odds for the highly-anticipated Wexford SHC semi-final clashes...  Naomh Eanna 2/5, Draw 10/1, Oylegate 12/5 Rapparees 11/5, Draw 10/1, St Martins 4/9 __ Outright Winner Odds:  St Martins: Evens Naomh Eanna 2/1 Rapps 9/2 Oylegate 11/2 __ Who do you fancy? Drop your prediction into the Facebook comments or our …

Wexford’s Opponents Confirmed For The O’Byrne Cup & Walsh Cup

The draws for the 2019 O'Byrne and Walsh Cup were made during the week by the Leinster Council... O'Byrne Cup (Football): Group 1: Carlow Westmeath Offaly Kildare. Group 2: Longford Wicklow Louth Group 3: Meath Laois Wexford  Dublin have reached a bye to the semi-final stages of the competition. ____ Walsh Cup (Hurling):  Round Robin:  …

Wexford Boxer’s Opponent Confirmed For Billy Joe Saunders Undercard

Wexford boxer Niall Kennedy will fight on the undercard of Billy Joe Saunders and Demetrius Andrade contest in less than 3 weeks time. The highly anticipated Matchroom bill will take place at the TD Garden in Boston on Saturday, October 20th. There will be added Irish interest with this card, as Wicklow native Katie Taylor …

[Report] St Martins Suffer Huge Loss As Star Forward Ruled Out For Season

It's nearing the end of the Wexford hurling season and it has become even more difficult to predict a winner...  While they will be happy to be amongst the pecking-order in the semi-final stages, St Martins have suffered a major loss going into their final games. Star attacker and inter-county hurler Rory O'Connor will be …

Betting Odds Released: Wexford Senior Hurling Championship Quarter-Finals

The betting odds have been released for the looming Wexford Senior hurling championship quarter-finals...  1/6 St Martins | Draw 12/1 | Ferns 4/1 8/15 Rapparees | Draw 10/1 | Rathnure 6/4 10/11 Shelmaliers | Draw 8/1 | Oylegate 10/11 1/6 Naomh Eanna | Draw 10/1 | St Annes 4/1 Our picks: St Martins, Rapparees, Oylegate, …

Amazon Discount: Davy Fitzgerald’s Book Is Available To Pre-Order Online Here

Davy Fitzgerald's autobiography At All Costs comes to our shelves next month on October 11th, and it will cost you €22.99 on Eason's online store.  However, renowned and online international store Amazon are also selling Fitzgerald's book, and the book on their online store comes in at a respectable $13.80, which transfers to approximately €11.81. …

Two Wexford Senior Hurlers Nominated For All-Star Awards

Two members of the Wexford Senior Hurling panel have been nominated for All-Star awards... The news comes shortly after six Wexford u-21 hurlers were nominated for their respective U-21 Team of the Year awards. Namely, both Crossabeg's Paudie Foley and Rapparees' Liam Ryan, are the Wexford Senior hurlers nominated for the prestigious individual award. Foley …

Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald Is Releasing His Autobiography Next Month

Wexford Senior Hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald will release his autobiography next month... His autobiography, entitled At All Costs, will be available online at Easons, and in book-stores nationwide from October 11th 2018. "At All Costs gets inside the mind of one of GAA's most talked-about personalities. Possessed of an unshakeable work ethic and determination to …

Dates & Venues: Wexford’s Provisional National Football League Fixtures For 2019

Following on from releasing the provisional National Hurling League fixtures, the GAA has now released the provisional fixtures for the 2019 National Football League... The Wexford Senior Footballers will compete in Division 4 of the NFL, and while the standard is evidently lower than the hurlers in Division 1, there are some titanic battles in …

Former Wexford Football Captain Agrees To Management Terms With Senior Inter-County Team

Former Wexford Senior football captain Ciarán Deely has agreed on terms with London GAA and will continue his role as manager.  Deely will now enter his fourth season as London manager, adding that "a new cycle begins of developing young London-born players and integrating some top players from Ireland." Currently, London GAA competes in Division …

The Quarter-Final Pairings For The Wexford SFC Have Been Confirmed

We're down to the last eight in the Wexford SHC and Wexford SFC, and things are beginning to take shape...  Yesterday, we gave you the quarter-final pairings for the Wexford Senior hurling championship, and now we can confirm the quarter-final pairings for the Senior football championship: Kilanerin vs St James Starlights vs Castletown St Martins …

Who’ll Win The Wexford SHC And SFC? Here’s The Latest Betting Odds

We're down to the quarter-final stages of the Wexford Senior hurling and football championship and things are shaping up quite nicely... Surprisingly, in the hurling, long-dominant Wexford hurling side Oulart-The Ballagh have failed to reach the quarter-final stages, while St Martins and Naomh Eanna have impressed the most in the group stages. The quarter-final pairings …

The Quarter-Final Pairings For The Wexford SHC Have Been Confirmed

The final round of the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship group stages got underway yesterday, and there was some drama, to say the least...  With a lot to play for, there was still a lot riding on the last group game for most teams. In Bellefield, whoever emerged victorious in the Ferns and Glynn-Barntown match would qualify …

Six Wexford Nominees Shortlisted For Under 21 Team Of The Year

A staggering forty-five u-21 inter-county hurlers from around the country have been shortlisted for the U-21 Team Of The Year.  Cork lead the way with eleven nominations, followed closely by Tipperary (9), Galway (9) and Wexford (6), who all have representatives on this year's shortlist. Remaining counties Limerick, Kilkenny, Dublin and Waterford all have 2 …

Dates, Venues & Times: Wexford’s National Hurling League Provisional Fixtures For 2019

Yesterday, the GAA announced the fixture list and provisional dates and times for the 2019 National Hurling League games.   Once again this year, Wexford will compete in the top-tier of the NHL. And certainly, their opening game against All-Ireland Champions Limerick at home in Wexford Park will whet the appetite for an exciting year. Overall, …

A Wexford Club Spectator Was Handed An Almighty 96 Week Suspension By The CCC

Updated at 18:17.  It's not often a man receives a suspension of this magnitude from the GAA...  And, no, your eyes haven't deceived you. A former Wexford club hurler was actually handed a 96-week suspension by the Wexford GAA disciplinary committee. A spectator who hails from the Rapparees club, namely Paddy Connors, was given the …

Betting Odds And Predictions: Wexford Senior Hurling Championship Round 5

The final round of the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship will take place this weekend and there's a lot to play for...  In Group A, despite some key absentees, current title holders St Martins have been the stand-out performers throughout the course of the campaign. Likewise, in Group B, Naomh Eanna have been immense, emerging victorious …

Watch: Cathal Dunbar Scores Exquisite Sideline From His Own ’65 Against Oulart

Naomh Eanna Gorey defeated Wexford hurling stalwarts Oulart-The Ballagh at Innovate Wexford Park on Sunday evening.  Naomh Eanna won the game on a scoreline of 2-22 to 1-17 after a ten-point turn-around and an impressive second-half performance. But, the highlight of the game came at the latter stages, as Cathal Dunbar's sideline from his own …

Wexford Hurlers Selected As One Of The Teams Heading To Boston In November

The Wexford hurlers will be delighted to receive the news that they'll be heading to Boston in November.  They'll be making the journey to partake in the now annual, Fenway Hurling Classic, that takes place in Boston's famous Red Sox stadium. In an effort to promote GAA in America, the Wexford hurlers will travel alongside …

Wexford Boxer Will Fight On Undercard Of Saunders And Taylor’s Co-Main Event

There will be a Wexford representative boxing in Boston on October 20th...  Gorey's Niall 'Boom Boom' Kennedy will travel to Boston to fight on the undercard of Billy Joe Saunders and Katie Taylor's co-main event. The card will take place in the Boston's renowned NBA stadium, TD Garden, which holds just over 20,000 people. Across …

Fancy Wexford To Lift Liam In 2019? The Bookies Have Released Their Odds

On Sunday last, Limerick were famously crowned All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions after overcoming Galway in a sold-out Croke Park.  The Treaty County ended a 45-year famine as they brought the Liam McCarthy Cup back to Shannonside. And, that victory, is something Wexford could take some source of inspiration from. Wexford haven't won an All-Ireland since …

Odds Released For Round 4 Of Wexford Senior Hurling Club Championship

The odds for the next round of the Wexford Senior Hurling Club Championship have been released... Indpedendent Wexford bookmaker LeadingLayer Bookmakers, based on Monck Street, have now released their odds for the upcoming games. Odds in Win, Draw, Win format are as follows: 4/6 St Martins, Draw 8/1, Rapparees 6/4 1/3 Oylegate Glenbrien, Draw 9/1, …

Trio Of Former Wexford Hurlers To Be Honoured At This Year’s All-Ireland Hurling Final

Three former Wexford hurlers will be honoured at the 2018 All-Ireland hurling final between Galway and Limerick.  A GAA panel came together on Wednesday evening to name the 'Hurling Team of the 90's' and Damien Fitzhenry, Liam Dunne and Martin Storey were all named on the side after much deliberation. The panel consisted of GAA …

Confirmed: Fitzgerald Ratified As Wexford Senior Hurling Manager

Updated at 17:18, 14/08/2018.  Yesterday evening, we reported that Davy Fitzgerald had made his decision and that he would continue on as Wexford Senior Hurling manager for another year.  Now, Wexford Weekly can confirm that Fitzgerald has been ratified as Wexford Senior Hurling manager for the 2018-19 season. An official statement released by GAA PRO …

25/1 Outsiders Slashed Into Third Favourites To Win Wexford Senior Hurling Championship

After three rounds of the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship, things are shaping up pretty nicely for a number of clubs and the excitement continues to mount. Despite missing some of their key players in all matches, reigning champions St Martins have remained unfazed throughout the three rounds and sit on top with maximum points (6) …

Up To A Dozen Wexford Hurlers Travel To Davy’s House To Convince Him To Stay

Up to a dozen members of the Wexford Senior Hurling squad travelled to Clare via bus last Saturday morning (August 4th).  The Wexford Senior hurlers travelled with the hope that they would convince the current manager, Davy Fitzgerald, to continue at the helm of the Senior Hurling team for another year, at least. Fitzgerald has …

Wexford Referee Named The Man In The Middle For All-Ireland Hurling Final

The Wexford hurlers might not have made it to the All-Ireland final for 2018, but we will have a representative at it.  On Tuesday, the GAA announced that Askamore-Kilrush club-man James Owens will be the man in the middle for this year's All-Ireland hurling final. Taking place in Croke Park, Galway and Limerick will compete …

Round 3: Betting Odds Released For Wexford Senior Hurling Championship

Round 3 of the Wexford Senior hurling club championship will be played this weekend.  Below, you'll find the latest betting odds for the upcoming games. Wexford Senior Hurling Championship: Win: Draw: Win  1/7 Oulart The Ballagh: 12/1 Draw : Ferns St Aidans 9/2 2/5 Shelmaliers : 10/1 Draw : Buffers Alley 9/4 4/7 Rapparees 9/1 …

Paul McLoughlin To Continue As Wexford Senior Football Manager

Current Wexford Senior Football manager Paul McLoughlin is set to be handed a second term in charge of the Yellowbellies. According to the Wexford People, Paul McLoughlin will continue at the helm, despite the county having a relatively poor year. Despite this, Margaret Doyle has revealed that the Kildare native will be offered the opportunity …

Wexford U-21 Hurlers Have Suffered A Huge Blow Ahead Of All-Ireland Semi-Final

Wexford have been dealt a cruel blow ahead of next Saturday's All-Ireland Under-21 hurling championship semi-final clash against Cork at Nowlan Park. Wexford Senior hurler St Martins prodigy Rory O'Connor has been ruled out of the upcoming game with a knee injury. The St Martin's club-man sustained a knee injury during club training, and following …

The 2018/19 Leinster Club Hurling And Football Draws Were Made This Evening

The draws for the Leinster club Senior, Intermediate and Junior football and hurling championships took place this evening. ___ Football:  2018 Leinster Club Senior Football Championship: First round Wexford v Meath Westmeath v Kildare Wicklow v Offaly Quarter-finals Wexford or Meath v Dublin Westmeath or Kildare v Laois Wicklow or Offaly v Longford Louth v …

Honest Wexford GAA Club Belittles Rule 5.1 In Support Of Liam Miller’s Testimonial

Amidst the drama of the Super 8's, the main news that followed the GAA this week was in relation to the Liam Miller testimonial match. Miller, a former Irish international footballer, died aged 36, to pancreatic cancer in February of this year [2018]. In Miller's memory, a testimonial football game was to be held, but …

16-Year Old Former Moyne Rangers Player Signs Deal With Frank Lampard’s Derby

Former England international, Chelsea legend and now Derby County manager Frank Lampard has just signed Enniscorthy's football prodigy.  16-year-old Festy Ebosele started off with Moyne Rangers, then progressed to St Joseph's Schoolboys before making a step-up to Bray Wanderers. Speaking to The Independent following Festy's signing, Moyne Rangers' Chairman Kevin Lawlor reckons it's little of a …

Betting Odds Released For This Weekend’s Wexford Senior Hurling Club Games

As the Wexford Senior hurlers are now out of the championship, it means the long-awaited club championship can get back underway.  This weekend, round 2 of the Wexford Hurling Championship will take place for most clubs, and below, you'll find the latest betting odds. Wexford Senior Hurling Championship: Win: Draw: Win  1/4 Rapparees 10/1 Faythe …

Time, Date And Venue Confirmed For Wexford’s U-21 All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Final

Even though Davy Fitzgerald's Senior hurling charges are now out of the championship, the u-21's can still look forward to an All-Ireland semi-final pairing. After a heart-breaking last-second defeat to Galway in the Leinster final, the Wexford u21's now set their sights on Munster final winners, Cork, in the All-Ireland semi-final. In the other semi-final, …

John Mullane Encourages Wexford Fans To Stick With Davy Fitzgerald

Speaking on The Throw-In, Independent.ie's GAA podcast, former Waterford hurler John Mullane said he believes that Davy Fitzgerald is the man to help Wexford reach the next level.  Following Wexford's dismal defeat to Clare in the All-Ireland Quarter-final and their fourth bow out of the All-Ireland quarter-finals in five years, many Wexford fans were left …

Davy Fitz on Future: “The Players Have Asked Me To Stay On..”

It's been two years since Davy Fitzgerald took over the reins as Wexford Senior Hurling manager... Following Wexford's loss to Clare in this year's All-Ireland Quarter-Final, South East Radio's Liam Spratt asked Davy would he be staying on as Wexford manager, to which he replied: ""Jesus Christ, I'm only off the field twenty minutes. I'm …

Is It Time For Fitzgerald To Curb His Wing Back’s Adventures?

On The Sunday Game, former Kilkenny hurler Jackie Tyrrell claimed the sweeper system died when Kilkenny beat Wexford during the round robin series in the Leinster Championship. Kilkenny, Galway and Clare showed how the efficient use of possession can nullify Shaun Murphy’s influence on the game. There's no doubt that further evolving of Wexford’s system …

Jackie Tyrrell Insists That It’s Time To Go For Wexford’s Sweeper System

Former Kilkenny player and hurling legend turned analyst Jackie Tyrrell believes Wexford's sweeper system is outdated and that a change in direction is needed in order to advance.  Speaking on RTE's The Sunday Game last night, the former Kilkenny defender didn't beat behind the bush, but instead, he cut straight to the point and slammed …

Listen: Liam Spratt Speaks To Davy Fitzgerald And Matt O’Hanlon

South East Radio's Liam Spratt caught up with Wexford Senior hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald and joint-captain Matt O'Hanlon following the side's All-Ireland Quarter-final loss to Clare.  Both were bitterly disappointed, yet also remained hopeful for the future of Wexford hurling. "It's been a decent year, people can say what they want. I'm telling you, 100%, …

Team News: Clare Name Side To Face Wexford In All-Ireland Quarter Final

Clare joint managers Donal Moloney and Gerry O'Connor have revealed their XV ahead of an eagerly anticipated All-Ireland Quarter-final versus Wexford.  The Banner Men lost out to Cork in the Munster final on July 1st but joint managers Donal Moloney and Gerry O'Connor have placed their faith in the same side for Saturday's clash with …

Interview: Former Wexford Rugby Star Robin Copeland Joins Connacht

Former Gorey rugby star Robin Copeland has joined Connacht after signing from Munster Rugby.  In a good move for the Wexford native, Copeland should see more game time with the Westerners with the great task of filling Connacht legend John Muldoon's boots. Speaking on his initial aims with Connacht, Copeland said: "Hit the ground running, …

All You Need To Know About The Looming Wexford V Clare Match

Wexford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald will have mixed feelings heading into an almighty clash with his native Clare this Saturday afternoon.  Who? Wexford vs Clare What? All-Ireland Senior Hurling Quarter-Final Where? Pairc Ui Chaoimh, Cork When? Saturday, 14th July @ 3pm Is it on tv?  Yes, RTE will be showing the game live. What are …