Wexford To Be Without Several Players For This Weekend’s New York Hurling Classic

Fitzgerald won't be travelling to America with a full-strength squad.. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); St Martins will face Ballyhale Shamrocks this Saturday in Nowlan Park, the same day the Wexford Senior hurlers face Limerick in the New York Hurling Classic. As this is the case, the St Martins contingent …

St Martins Face All-Ireland Champions In Next Round Of Leinster Club Championship

St Martins opponents for the semi-final stages of the Leinster Championship were confirmed this evening... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Ballyhale Shamrocks of Kilkenny defeated Westmeath champions Clonkill in Mullingar this evening on a scoreline of 3-21 to 2-15. After St Martins received a bye in the first round, they'll …

Wexford Receive Two PwC All-Star Hurling Awards

The 2019 PwC All-Star team will be honoured at an event in Dublin this Friday night... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); It's fantastic to report that Wexford have received two PwC All-Star hurling awards for 2019. Lee Chin of Faythe Harriers and Diarmuid 'Dee' O'Keeffe of St Annes have received …

Wexford Searching For Their First PwC All-Star Award Since 2004

The 2019 PwC All-Star team will be honoured at an event in Dublin this Friday night... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); To say the least, 2019 was a memorable year for Wexford hurling. A Leinster final victory over Kilkenny marked Wexford's return to hurling's top-tier, while a narrow defeat to …

Wexford Champions St Martins Receive Bye Into Leinster Club Semi-Final

St Martins edged to victory in the Wexford Senior hurling final yesterday afternoon... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); St Martins, who were without their star forward Rory O'Connor, defeated St Annes by two points to regain the trophy after losing it to Naomh Eanna the previous year. The game fininshed …

Team News: The St Martins V St Annes Starting XV’s Are Named

St Martins face St Annes today at Innovate Wexford Park in the Wexford SHC final... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); St Martins have named Rory O'Connor as full-forward, however, his ban was upheld by the Leinster Council and the DRA, so he no longer be playing. St Martins XV: 1.Luke …

DRA Make Last Minute Decision On Rory O’Connor’s Red-Card Appeal

St Martins are through to the county hurling final, where they'll today face St Annes in a derby decider at Innovate Wexford Park... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In the first of the hurling semi-finals at Innovate Wexford Park, St Martins emerged victorious on a scoreline of 2-16 to 1-15 …

A Decision Has Been Made On Rory O’Connor’s Red Card Appeal

St Martins are through to the county hurling final, where they'll face St Annes in a derby decider at Innovate Wexford Park... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In the first of the hurling semi-finals at Innovate Wexford Park, St Martins emerged victorious on a scoreline of 2-16 to 1-15 over …

St Martins Rory O’Connor Could Still Play Wexford Senior Hurling Final

St Martins are through to the county hurling final, where they'll face St Annes in a derby decider at Innovate Wexford Park... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In the first of the hurling semi-finals at Innovate Wexford Park, St Martins emerged victorious on a scoreline of 2-16 to 1-15 over …

St Martins Rory O’Connor Receives Straight Red And Set To Miss Wexford Senior Hurling Final

St Martins are through to the county hurling final, but they'll be lining out without one of their best players... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In Saturday's first semi-final at Innovate Wexford Park, St Martins emerged victorious on a scoreline of 2-16 to 1-15 over Ferns St Aidans. Unfortunately for …

The Naming Rights For Wexford Park Are Currently Up For Negotiation

The naming rights for Wexford Park are currently up for negotiation... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); As per the public minutes from Wexford GAA's September and October county board meeting, the naming rights for Wexford Park are now up for grabs. Business and technology comparny 'Innovate' negotiated a sponsorship deal …

Wexford Hurlers Placed Into Group B Of Allianz National Hurling League

There will be a few changes to this year's Allianz National Hurling League... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Just like previous years, there will be two divisions. Usually, the top six play in Division 1A, while the next six compete in Division 1B, with promotion and relegation adding to the …

Wexford’s 2020 Leinster Hurling Championship Fixtures Have Been Confirmed

After last year's entertaining campaign, there's already an excitement building for the Wexford Senior hurlers' season ahead... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Wexford's fixutres are just like last year; the Yellowbellies will have a bye in the first-round and an additional break after their vital game at home to Galway. …

Fundraising Campaign Will See Wexford Senior Hurlers Extend Fenway Hurling Trip To Florida

After last year's Leinster championship heroics, not one Wexford fan would begrudge the Senior hurlers of this... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); The Wexford hurlers are set to travel to the New York Fenway Hurling Classic next month. They'll face Kilkenny, All-Ireland champions Tipperary and current Fenway title holders Limerick. …

Matt O’Hanlon: “Going Into 2020, We’ll Use Our Disappointment To Fuel Our Motivation…”

It's safe to say that joint Wexford hurling captain Matthew O'Hanlon is delighted to have Davy Fitzgerald back at the helm for another two years... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In an interview with the Irish Independent, Matt O'Hanlon said that he was 'buzzing' to have the Clare man back …

WATCH: Fan Footage Of Kevin Foley’s Winning Last Minute Rasper From 30 Metres

The Wexford Senior Hurling Championship is the gift that keeps on giving... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Rathnure, who were up by two points in the dying seconds of injury time of the Wexford SHC quarter-final against the Rapparees, had one foot placed in the semi-finals of the Wexford SHC. …

Betting Odds Released For The Wexford Senior Hurling Championship Quarter-Finals

The Wexford SHC quarter-finals are just around the corner ... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); The Wexford Senior Hurling Championship quarter-finals will take place this weekend and after coming this far, all sides will fancy their chances of progressing into the semi-final stages. Quarter-final odds:4/9 Naomh Eanna, Draw 8/1, Ferns …

Davy Fitzgerald Expresses Annoyance At Local Journalist Who Ran Incorrect Front Page Story

There's been a lot of speculation over Davy Fitzgerald and whether he will continue on as Wexford hurling manager or not... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); The Wexford People ran a story last week stating that Davy Fitzgerald was 'set to stay on' for another two years. Following the publication …

Wexford’s All-Ireland Winning Hurling Team From 1996 To Play Charity Hurling Game In 10 Days

Originaly published May 19, updated 21 August to promote charity event. Where were you in 1996 when Wexford won the All-Ireland senior hurling championship? Were you in the stands of Croke Park? Were you watching at home? In a pub? Were you even born? Does it even matter? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", …

Wexford Sweeper Kevin Foley Talks About What Davy Fitzgerald Is Like As Manager

From the stands, it seems like a madman is in charge of the Wexford Senior hurling team. But for Fitzgerald to boast such a successful manegerial record, there's quite clearly method to all the madness... One player who has been pivotal to Davy Fitzgerald's successful 2019 campaign with the Yellowbellies is Kevin Foley, who acts …

Preparations For Semi-Final Going Well As Two Players Close To Returning To Full Fitness

Wexford's preparations for the All-Ireland Hurling semi-final are going well... The Wexford Senior Hurlers undertook an intensive training camp in PortLaoise and Wexford fans will be delighted to hear that the focus has swiftly changed to the looming All-Ireland semi-final. The Yellowbellies will face Tipperary on July 28 in Croke Park, but unlike the Leinster …

Tipperary Manager Liam Sheedy Reckons Wexford Will Be Favourites, PaddyPower Disagrees

Wexford's opponents for the upcoming All-Ireland semi-final were confirmed today... It'll be Liam Sheedy's Tipperary that'll face Wexford's Davy Fitzgerald in Croke Park on July 28th. It'll be a serious test and a thrilling encounter while the athmosphere, like with all Wexford matches, is sure to be palpable. Speaking to RTE after Tipperary's defeat of …

VIDEO: Relive One Of The Best Moments From Wexford’s Homecoming Night

It was just great to witness... Three winning Leinster final teams were welcomed back to Innovate Wexford Park on Monday evening. It was absolutely fantastic. For those in attendance, you're well aware what we're talking about. The buzz, the chats, the songs, just everything. For those that might have missed the homecoming for whatever reason, …

What They’re Saying Ahead Of The Wexford V Kilkenny Leinster Hurling Final

There's a real buzz around the South East ahead of Sunday's Leinster hurling final... From managers, to players, to selectors to former greats, here's what people are saying ahead of the eagerly-awaited encounter between Kilkenny and Wexford: “I think for progression for us, we have to maybe win a Leinster or win an All-Ireland Quarter-Final …

Wexford Fan Creates Own ‘Allez Allez Allez’ Song Ahead Of Leinster Final Showdown

The Allez Allez Allez song came to prominence this year, as Jurgen Klopp's Reds lifted the Champions League trophy for the first time since 2005... The song has become now synoymous with Liverpool Football Club, with countless videos of fans singing on the streets and the pubs going viral across the web. For those unfamilar …

Wexford Selector And Former Defender Keith Rossiter Opens Up On Racism In The GAA

Current Wexford hurling selector Keith Rossiter was a guest on Beat 102-103's What's The Score Podcast recently... Speaking to Beat 102-103, the former Wexford great opened up on an incident that occurred in a National Hurling League game during his playing days. "It was a league game. The killing part was that the referee heard …

Wexford Player Ruled Out Of Sunday’s Leinster Hurling Final Against The Cats

Davy Fitzgerald and the Wexford Senior hurling team will have to prepare without one of their key squad players... Bunclody's Aidan Nolan will miss the upcoming Leinster hurling final against Kilkenny, after he received a two-match ban following the sides' latest encounter in the Leinster Championship. The incident reportedly occurred after the game, where Nolan …

Watch: Highlights From Yesterday’s Thriller Between Wexford And Kilkenny

The 15,000+ GAA fans in attendance at Innovate Wexford Park were the winners from Saturday evening's game... The game had everything; it was a thriller, and it remained end to end, nail-biting stuff until the very last second. It was a match that was level thirteen times, and overall, a draw was a fair result. …

Team News: Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald Names His Team To Face The Cats

Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald has named his side to face Kilkenny tomorrow evening... With so much on the line, it's sure to be an exciting encounter with an absorbing atmosphere in a packed Innovate Wexford Park. Wexford XV: Read Also: https://twitter.com/Wexford_Weekly/status/1139634556791861248 Featured Image Credit: Nicola Reddy Photogrpahy

Wexford’s Fifteen Point Defeat Of Carlow Sets Up Mouthwatering Home Clash Against Kilkenny

Unsurprisingly, Wexford defeated Carlow in the Leinster Hurling Championship on Saturday evening... Full time: Wexford 2-28 - 0-19 Carlow Wexford will now play Kilkenny, which will take place at 7pm, next Saturday at Innovate Wexford Park. The game itself will likely be a sell-out, as there'll be a lot riding on the result. Although the …

Team News: Davy Fitzgerald Names Side To Face Carlow In Crucial Championship Game

Wexford Senior hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald has named his side to face Carlow in the next round of the Leinster Championship. Wexford XV1.Mark Fanning, 2. Damien Reck, 3. Liam Ryan, 4. Simon Donohoe, 5.Paudie Foley, 6. Matt O'Hanlon, 7. Shaun Murphy, 8. Kevin Foley, 9. Dee O'Keeffe, 10. Rory O'Connor, 11. Paul Morris, 12. Liam …

Liam Griffin: “That Was The Best Demonstration Of The Game That Davy Wants To Play…”

Former 1996 All-Ireland winning manager Liam Griffin spoke to Off The Ball following Wexford's stalemate with Galway at a windy Salthill... ___ Listen to Grffin's analysis of the Wexford and Galway game below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0TPChQWuKA ___ A win against Carlow in the next round of the Leinster Championship would set up a mouth-watering, all on-the-line home …

Second-Half Comeback Secures Another Draw For Wexford Hurlers Away To Galway

Two championship hurling games, two draws... Full time: Galway 0-16 - 0-16 Wexford After a dismal first-half showing, Galway were in cruise control. Six points up at half-time, it looked like the Tribesmen would attain maximum points against the Model County. But, a strong second-half comeback from the Yellowbellies ensured they did not leave Galway …

A Wexford School Has Won Their First Leinster Hurling Final In Over Fifteen Years

Wexford schools continue to find themselves splashed across headlines for all the right reasons... Enniscorthy CBS' name made national headlines after the first-year footballer's heroic 26-point comeback against Colaiste Choilm, which marked their school's place in the Leinster B Football Final. But now, it's Coláiste Abainn who are gaining headlines. Coláiste Abainn were crowned Leinster …

Betting Odds, Channel, Team News & More Ahead Of Wexford’s Leinster Championship Match With Galway

Wexford will travel to Pearse Stadium to face Galway on Sunday... Last weekend, with three points up and five minutes of additional time already played, a Wexford victory looked set in stone. Unfortunately however, the Model County were held to a draw after a last-gasp 21-yard free from Dublin's Sean Moran brought the sides back …

Everything You Need To Know Ahead Of The Wexford Vs Dublin Leinster Hurling Opener

The Yellowbellies travel to Dublin on Sunday to play the Dubs in the first round of the Leinster Senior hurling championship... Who?Wexford vs Dublin What?Leinster Senior Hurling Championship, Round 1 Where?Parnell Park When?Sunday at 3pm. Is it on TV?Unfortunately, it isn't on RTE or Sky. However, there'll be highlights on RTE's The Sunday Game, which …

Another Two Players In Doubt For Wexford’s Senior Hurling Clash Against The Dubs

It's gone from bad to worse for Wexford Senior hurling manager, Davy Fitzgerald... News emerged last week that Wexford hurler Dee O'Keeffe is likely to miss Wexford's opening Leinster championship game against the Dubs on May 19th. After picking up a knee-injury in a club football game for St Annes, the key Wexford midfielder was …

Key Wexford Player Likely To Miss Opening Round Of Leinster Hurling Championship

Davy Fitzgerald will likely be without one of Wexford's key players for the Model County's Leinster Championship opener against Dublin... Wexford midfielder Dee O'Keeffe will likely miss the opening round, after he picked up a leg injury in a recent Wexford Senior football game for his club team St Annes. He picked up a dead …

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 …

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 …

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 & …

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 …

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 …

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 …

All The Scorers From Wexford’s Win Over Westmeath

Wexford's defeat of the Lake County in Mullingar on Saturday has set up an All-Ireland Quarter-final date with Davy Fitzgerlad's native county, Clare, next weekend.  __ Westmeath 0-16 Wexford 2-21  Scorers:  Scorers for Westmeath: A Devine 0-8 (7f), A Clarke 0-2, E Price 0-2, C Boyle, J Boyle, D McNicholas and C Doyle 0-1 each. Scorers …

[Report] Venue For All-Ireland Quarter-Final Could Anger Wexford Fans

The reported venue for the All-Ireland hurling quarter-finals has the potential to anger Wexford fans...  On Wednesday evening, it was confirmed that Pairc Uí Chaoímh (Cork) is in the running to host the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Quarter-finals for the second-year running. This means, if Wexford defeat Westmeath this weekend in the preliminary All-Ireland quarter-final, Model …

Date, Venue And Time Confirmed For Senior Hurlers Match Vs Westmeath

Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford side will face Westmeath in a preliminary All-Ireland Qaurter-final next weekend.  After Westmeath lost out to Carlow in the Joe McDonagh Cup, it was confirmed that they would be playing Wexford in the next round. Now, the date, time and venue has been confirmed by the Leinster Council and the GAA: Date: …

Wexford Senior Hurlers’ Opponents Confirmed For Next Championship Match

It won't be long now until Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford Senior Hurling team take the field for their next championship game.  After losing to Kilkenny in the Leinster semi-final, the Wexford Senior hurlers are now set to play the runners-up of the Joe McDonagh Cup in an All-Ireland preliminary quarter-final. As the curtain raiser to today's …

Wexford Park Will Host A Double Header This Afternoon

Wexford Park will be host to a Model County double-header this afternoon (Saturday)...  The Wexford minor hurlers will face Dublin at 3pm in the Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Hurling Championship semi-final. Just under four weeks ago, the Wexford minor hurlers faced Dublin in Parnell Park in the round-robin series of the Leinster Championship but unfortunately …

Wexford Hurling Legend Believes Davy Fitz Has Sent Out The Wrong Message

"If I was a betting man and I was going to that game, I would put the house on Kilkenny...."  That was a direct quote from Wexford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald following the Model County's deflating loss to Galway in Wexford Park on Saturday last. It was a line that raised eyebrows, even if it …

[Report] Wexford’s Rory O’Connor A Doubt For Crucial Kilkenny Game

The Wexford People have reported that Wexford ace attacker Rory O'Connor is a doubt for the upcoming Leinster Championship game versus Kilkenny.  "The St Martins club-man emerged from the Galway defeat with a hand injury, received early in the game, but it will not be known for a couple of days if he is in …

Opinion: All Is Not Lost, Kilkenny Are Beatable And Wexford Can Do It

It was expected, but it still felt like a shock to the system. Wexford's loss to All-Ireland champions Galway in front of 14,000 spectators at Wexford Park was a deflating one, to say the least.   It hurt, but it probably hurt too much considering the extent of what's still at stake. Technically, we're still in …

Davy Fitz Interview: “Wexford Park Will Be An Interesting Place To Be On Saturday”

Liam Spratt of South East Radio caught up with Wexford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald following Wexford's comfortable win over Offaly recently.  "I'm delighted with the lads, they've worked very hard. We're coming into two big games now, but it was just important to win the first two no matter what." "It's hard to do it …

Watch: Anthony Daly Reckons Wexford Are Now All-Ireland Contenders

Wexford dominated Offaly in O'Connor Park in Tullamore on Saturday evening.  Speaking on The Sunday Game, banner legend Anthony Daly believes the Wexford men are now serious All-Ireland contenders. "I was very impressed with their method in their play, and the way their younger players are developing." "There's a lot of talk about Limerick, but …

GAA Disciplinary Chiefs Are Reviewing Wexford Hurler’s Melee With Pat Gilroy

The Model County could be without their corner-back for the upcoming Leinster Championship against Offaly.  Wexford hurler Simon Donohoe was allegedly involved in an off-the-ball incident with new Dublin manager Pat Gilroy. According to Gordon Manning of The Irish Sun, Donohoe appeared to push Gilroy and the incident is now under review: GAA disciplinary chiefs …

Davy Fitz Hails Wexford Fans For Support And Hopes They Will “Never Change”

Speaking to Sinead Kehoe recently, Davy Fitzgerald hailed Wexford fans for their passion and their continued positive attitude.  From Clare, the journey down to the South East was always going to be an off-putter, but with the persistence of former Chairman Diarmuid Deveraux, Fitzgerald eventually agreed on the offer.  "I love doing stuff that you're not …

The Offaly Vs Wexford Leinster SHC Game Will Now Be A Double-Header

Wexford will get their Leinster SHC campaign underway this weekend against Pat Gilroy's Dubs in Wexford Park.  After a solid performance against Kilkenny, the Dubs will be disappointed not to come away with the win, but at the same time, they'll take many positives from that match heading to Wexford Park seeking their first win. …

O’Hanlon Speaks Current Set-Up, Looming Dublin Game And Fitz-Factor

Even though Matthew O'Hanlon is aged just 26, he's also a veteran on the Wexford Senior Hurling team.  Speaking to Cian Murphy, the St James' defender believes the Model County are now in a better place than ever under Davy Fitzgerald: "The biggest impact was getting to Division 1A and reaching a Leinster final." "They are the …

Former Wexford Hurler Turns Allegiances To Wicklow Hurling

The Wicklow hurlers have received a major boost ahead of their 2018 Christy Ring campaign. Former Wexford hurler, PJ Nolan, has turned his allegiances to the Garden County. While his inter-county allegiances might have changed, Nolan will continue to play with his Gorey district-based club, Kilrush Askamore. Under new GAA rules, Nolan can only play …

Odds Released For Wexford Senior Hurling Championship Outright Winners

The odds for the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship outright winners have been released.  Reigning champions St Martins head the betting, but they are closely followed by last year's runners-up, Oulart-The Ballagh. St. Martin’s 2/1 Oulart-The Ballagh 5/2 Rapparees 10/1 Naomh Eanna 10/1 Glynn-Barntown 14/1 Shelmaliers 14/1 Buffers Alley 16/1 Rathnure 20/1 Oylegate-Glenbrien 25/1 Ferns 25/1 …

Doubts Over McDonald And Reck For Upcoming Kilkenny Clash

Wexford forward Conor McDonald faces a race against time to be fit for Sunday's eagerly-awaited NHL Division 1 semi-final against Kilkenny.  After scoring a crucial goal and rising to the occasion when needed most in the remaining five minutes against Galway, missing Sunday's clash would serve as a crucial blow to Wexford and a coming-to-form …

Wexford’s Top Scorers So Far In The 2018 National Hurling League

Wexford have enjoyed another credible National Hurling League campaign under the watchful eye of Davy Fitzgerald.  At the beginning of the year, question marks were raised over the team's ability to perform at a higher level in Division 1A. Wexford have answered those questions - and they now find themselves in a National League semi-final …

A Familiar Face Appointed As New Wexford GAA ‘Commerical Manager’

Earlier in the year, Wexford GAA advertised for the position of the county's first-ever 'Commerical Manager.' Since Davy Fitzgerald took over the helm, Wexford GAA's profits and profile have exponentially risen, and it will be up to the new commercial manager to ensure this continues to grow. Lately, Wexford GAA confirmed that current Wexford inter-county …

The Main Talking Points After A Great Weekend For Wexford

Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford side and a crowd of 7000 spectators welcomed the All-Ireland champions Galway to the Park on Saturday.  Full time: Wexford 1-23 - 0-23 Galway  There's no show like a Paudie Foley show.  The Crossabeg-Ballymurn club-man has become an important asset to Davy Fitzgerald's starting team. Deservedly winning the Man of the Match …

Team News: Wexford Hurling Team Named For Galway Clash

Wexford welcome All-Ireland and League champions Galway to Wexford Park this weekend.  Davy Fitzgerald has named his side for the upcoming clash: 1.M Fanning 2.D Reck 3.L Ryan 4.S Donohoe 5.P Foley 6.M O'Hanlon 7.D O'Keeffe 8.K Foley 9.S Murphy 10.Jack O'Connor 11.C McDonald 12.P Morris 13.C Dunbar 14.R O'Connor 15.D Dunne Tickets to the …

Team News: Galway’s XV Announced Ahead Of Wexford Clash

All-Ireland and League Champions Galway travel to Wexford Park on Monday to face the Yellowbellies in the Allianz National Hurling League quarter-final.  After comfortably overcoming Wexford in the 2017 Leinster final, Michael Donoghue's side will fancy their chances despite entering the game on the back of a loss to Limerick. Galway XV to face Wexford:  …

Team News: Wexford Name Team To Face Galway In League Quarter-Final

Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford Senior hurlers welcome Galway to Wexford Park this Sunday in the Allianz League Quarter-final.  The last time the two sides met was in the 2017 Leinster final, a game that saw Galway attain silverware on a scoreline of 0-29 to 1-17. Alongside the Bob O'Keeffe cup, their 2017 trophy cabinet also includes …

Fitzgerald Gives His Thoughts On Kilkenny Game And Galway Pairing

"There’s only one game here that matters for me this year," remarked Davy after Kilkenny's victory over the Model County. Wexford will face neighbours Kilkenny in the Leinster Championship in Nowlan Park in June, a hotly-anticipated game for both counties. "Kilkenny needed the result, and in fairness, I thought they were just about the better …

Five Talking Points As Wexford Suffer Loss To Kilkenny

A crowd of almost 9800 people were in attendance to watch Wexford take on Kilkenny in Nowlan Park on Sunday.  Full time: Kilkenny 0:22 - 0:19 Wexford We've eventually found our free-takers:  No more changing free-takers mid-game. From Morris to McDonald to Guiney, let it stop now. St Martins' Rory O'Connor will be an integral …

Fitzgerald Provides Update On Lee Chin Injury Ahead Of Kilkenny Game

An in-form Wexford hurling side travels to Nowlan Park this Sunday to face Brian Cody's Kilkenny in the final round of the Allianz League.  However, with Wexford sitting on the top-of-the-table, it was expected that Fitzgerald would name an almost second-string side to face Kilkenny. With an eye on the Leinster Championship match versus the …

The Extent Of Lee Chin’s Injury Has Been Revealed

Faythe Harrier's club-man Lee Chin didn't feature in the second-half of the Yellowbellies victory over Clare last weekend. Coming off at half-time for Rory O'Connor, very little was known of the reason behind the substitution. It was originally reported that Chin suffered a minor quad injury. However, it has now been revealed that Lee Chin suffered …

Four Talking Points As Wexford Top The Table After Clare Victory

An in-form Clare team travelled to the Sunny South East to take on Wexford on Sunday.  Clare, who entered the game with an unbeaten record in this year's Allianz National Leauge campaign, could not match the Model County. Full time: Wexford 0-20 - 1-13 Clare _ Wexford's resurgence continues: "Are Wexford peaking too soon?...Can they …

Meyler And Davy Announce Senior Hurling Teams For Sunday

John Meyler's Cork team will travel to the Sunny South East to take on Wexford, Sunday at 2pm.  Cork enter the game as favourites after overcoming Kilkenny in Pairc Uí Chaoimh in the opening round, however, Fitzgerald's charges will certainly be no pushovers at their home ground. Already in 2018, the Model County have achieved …

Long-Serving Wexford Hurler Announces His Retirement

Wexford inter-county hurler and now former midfielder David Redmond has announced his retirement from inter-county hurling.  The versatile Oulart-The Ballagh club man gave an incredible ten years of service to the Model County, before deciding earlier today that it was time to hang up his boots. He announced his retirement in a statement to the …

All The Scorers From Wexford’s Walsh Cup Victory Against Dublin

Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford Senior hurlers were victorious over Dublin in Parnell Park on Sunday. Full time: Dublin 0-16 - 1-20 Wexford  A Walsh Cup final against Brian Cody's Cats in Nowlan Park now awaits on Sunday. Below are all the scorers from Wexford's semi-final victory against the Dubs: Scorers for Wexford: Paul Morris 0-6 (0-4f), …

Gilroy Names His Dublin Side To Face Wexford In Walsh Cup Semi-Final

New Dublin hurling boss Pat Gilroy has named his side to face Wexford for the Walsh Cup semi-final.  Gilroy's charges face Fitzgerald's Wexford team in Parnell Park (Sunday 14th Jan) at 2pm: 1.Alan Nolan 2.Paddy Smyth 3.Bill O'Carroll 4.Cian Hendricken 5.Shane Barrett 6.Darren Kelly 7.Chris Crummey 8.Johnny McCaffrey 9.Tomas Connolly 10.Danny Sutcliffe 11.Fergal Whitely 12.Paul …

Wexford Hurlers’ Odds For Leinster Championship Are Questionable

While the Wexford Senior hurlers failed to obtain any silverware in 2017, their campaign can still be considered a success.  Reaching a Leinster final for the first time since 2008, gaining promotion to the top-tier of the National Hurling League and beating a Kilkenny twice - if any Wexford supporter was to learn that was …

All The Wexford Scorers From The Walsh Cup Demolition Of Wicklow

The Wexford Senior hurlers have advanced to the Walsh Cup semi-finals after Sunday's 39-point-demolition of neighbours, Wicklow.  Full time: Wicklow 1-12 - 6-36 Wexford  Scorers for Wexford: Jack Guiney 0-11 (7fs), Jake Firman 2-3, C McDonald 0-6 (2f), Liam Rochford 1-4, Jack O'Connor 1-1, Damien Reck, Aidan Nolan 1-0 each, Gary Molloy, D O'Keeffe 0-3 …

Fitzgerald Names His Side To Face Wicklow In Walsh Cup

The Wexford Senior hurlers got their campaign off to a winning start after their opening round Walsh Cup victory over Carlow of late... On Sunday, Fitzgerald's charges will face Wicklow (Ashford at 2pm) in the second-round and supporters will be hoping that the team's progression continues. The team to face the Garden County is as …

Crucial Injury Concern Returned To Action Against Carlow

The Wexford Senior hurlers' campaign commenced yesterday evening after an opening Walsh Cup game against near-neighbours Carlow...  In hindsight, 2017 was a successful year for the Yellowbellies. Promotion to Division 1A, overcoming Kilkenny twice and reaching a Leinster final for the first time since 2004 - but in this new campaign loyal Wexford supporters are …

Fitzgerald Confirms Four Major Injuries Ahead Of New Campaign

After a terrific year where they overcame Kilkenny twice and reached their first Leinster championship since 2004, the Wexford Senior hurlers are already facing some major problems ahead of their 2018 season...  Talented St Martin's star Rory O'Connor underwent knee surgery yesterday to fix an ongoing problem. The injury meant that he played the Wexford …

Tipp Secretary Is Still Annoyed By Jason Forde’s Punishment

Eight months after the on-field scandal, Tipperary GAA secretary Tim Floyd remains annoyed by the suspension handed to Tipperary hurler Jason Forde... The controversial 'melee' between Forde and Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald resulted in Forde initially receiving a two-match ban while Fitzgerald was infamously handed an eight-week ban for his part. Floyd, writing in his …

Two Wexford Hurlers Have Jetted Off To Singapore For Exhibition Match

The 2016 and 2017 All-Star selections flew to Singapore on Wednesday...  And two Wexford hurlers were amongst the seventy plus GAA players that made the journey. Namely, midfielder Lee Chin and centre-back Matthew O'Hanlon are the two Wexford stars given the opportunity. The travelling players & management will be involved in a number of exhibition …

2017 Wexford Senior Hurling Final Preview: St Martins vs Oulart-The Ballagh

This weekend sees the hotly contested county final in recent memory. Oulart, the dominant, stylish force that has dominated Wexford hurling for an age, face the rising tide of St Martins. This has been a battle marked in most peoples calendar since the turn of the year and was made even more mouth-watering after the …

Huge Blow For Oulart As Key Forward Set To Miss Hurling Final

This Sunday at 3pm, Oulart-The Ballagh will come up against St.Martins in the Wexford Senior Hurling final.  Certainly, Oulart-The Ballagh will be out to avenge their opening round loss to a young St.Martins team, however, it has been revealed that they are likely to be missing one of their key forwards for the upcoming game. …

The Bookies Have One Clear Front-Runner For The Oulart Vs St Martins SHC Final

As we are all aware of at this stage, Oulart-The Ballagh will face St.Martins in this year's Wexford Senior Hurling Championship final.  Even though Oulart started off the season poorly, they became the team that we are accustomed to seeing in the second half of this season's campaign and have remained unbeaten since their first-round …

Can The Rapparees Topple The Resurgent Oulart The Ballagh?

The Senior Hurling Championship quarter-finals got underway this weekend, and one fan has given their thoughts...  When the Rapparees took on Rathnure this evening, their focus was admirable and they were reminiscent of a savvy Oulart The Ballagh team at work. They found each other intelligently and created space in abundance so they were sure …

Young Players To Look Out For In This Weekend’s Senior Hurling Championship

Can you recall the weekend of May 5th-7th 2017?  In case you’re struggling to remember what happened way back then, let me remind you that this was the weekend of the opening round of the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship. Now that Davy and the county hurlers are knocked out, attention turns to the Club Championship …

Dublin And Wexford Sides For Leinster Minor Semi-Final Clash

On Saturday, May 13, Wexford and Dublin will contest one semi-final of the Leinster minor hurling championship. The game will be played in Parnell Park at 3:00 pm and the eventual winners will compete against either Kilkenny or Laois in Croke Park. As mentioned in a previous article, Wexford lost out to Dublin in last year's …

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 …

Watch: Davy Fitz Speaks About Tactics, Health And Wexford GAA

Two weeks ago, the current Wexford Senior hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald spoke with Official GAA about his recent health, his new employment with Wexford GAA, and his aims for the future.  Undoubtedly, Davy Fitz's name in the media is now a regular thing; for good or for bad, the media attention he receives is overwhelming. …

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Not often does an Enniscorthy man become a viral sensation, however, yesterday marked a special occasion... On Monday, November 20, GAA Wrap uploaded a video of a fan that was clearly engrossed in the game shouldering one of the opposition's players. In their Twitter post, they claimed they had "no details" on the eight-second clip …

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Although the Aintree festival made most of the headlines over the past week, there was one event in Wexford that gathered national media headlines. In Arsene Wenger's 21st season in charge of the Gooners, some fans are beginning to lose patience and are questioning his current position as manager of Arsenal. Certainly, this person isn't a fan …

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Conor McDonalds Statistics Against Offaly Are Ridiculous

Today, the Wexford Senior hurlers gained promotion from Division 1b to the top tier of the National Hurling League. 2018 will mark the county's first time playing amongst the best hurling teams since 2011. In Davy Fitzgerald's first year of management, this is a remarkable achievement for the model county. They have won all four of …