Five Talking Points From This Weeks Senior Hurling Championship

The Wexford Senior hurling championship got underway lately and in the opening round, we witnessed some unbelievable games. Youthful and very impressive St.Martins team.  On Friday, St.Martins faced reigning title holders and dominant Wexford side Oulart-The-Ballagh in Bellefield. Under the lights and sunset in Bellefield, the boys from the Martins emerged victorious in a very impressive …

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46-Year-Old Lines Out In Wexford Senior Hurling Championship

Yesterday, the media reported that Dubliner Leon Flannagan was to make his championship debut at the respectable age of 54.  It was in the Junior F championship in Dublin with Realt Dearg and the topic gathered considerable national media attention. However, the same day, Wexford town side Faythe Harriers were to face off against the Enniscorthy town …

Round 1 Wexford SHC: Predictions And Reasons Why

Friday evening, 05 May, will mark the beginning of the Wexford Senior hurling championship for 2017 and certainly, we are in for some cracking battles.  05 May 2017 Cloughbawn v Rathnure (Bellefield, 19:00) Prediction: Rathnure Why: These are teams that have a serious history and rivalry playing against each other, but with a rejuvenated Jack Guiney …

Descriptively Reliving A Famous Last-Gasp Wexford Victory In 2007

The year was 2007...  It was early June and a blistering hot day. In Kilkenny, Wexford fans gathered by the thousands to support their troops against an up and coming Dublin side. The car journey on the way up was particularly memorable; "Dancing at the crossroads" and "The purple of gold" were the regular sound waves …