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Gleeson happy with Antrim progress ahead of trip to Tralee

Allianz Hurling League Division 2A Kerry v Antrim (Tralee, Sunday, 12.30pm) WITH three wins from three and six points already banked, Antrim’s hurlers can take a huge step towards the Division 2A final should they continue their winning form against Kerry this Sunday. The Saffrons will make the long journey to Tralee with a little […]

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Treaty test is a ‘must-win’ for Antrim says Murray

Allianz Football League Division Four Antrim v Limerick (Sunday, 2pm, Portglenone) THERE might be three rounds of the Allianz Football Leagues remaining, but Conor Murray insists Antrim must win them all, starting with Limerick on Sunday, if they are to gain promotion. Last Sunday’s draw at home to Carlow removed the safety net for the […]

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Antrim U20s seek to rise to Red Hand challenge

EirGrid Ulster U20 Football Championship Antrim v Tyrone (Saturday, 2.30pm, Lavey) A LITTLE over a week on from a famous victory over Derry, Antrim face another huge task as they bid to reach the Ulster U20 Football Championship final at the expense of a fancied Tyrone side. The Red Hands were the inaugural winners of […]

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Antrim set for Royal rumble in new surroundings

Allianz Hurling League Division 2A Antrim v Meath (Portglenone, Sunday, 12.30pm) ANTRIM’S hurlers will seek to take another step towards the Division 2A final this Sunday lunchtime in the unfamiliar surroundings of Portglenone when they host a Meath team whose own promotion ambitions are hanging by a thread. Storm Dennis forced the postponement of the […]

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Saffrons seeking to dash hopes of ‘Carlow Rising’

Allianz Football League Division Four Antrim v Carlow (Sunday, 2.30pm, Glenavy) THE summer may feel a world away with storms Ciara and Dennis visiting these shores on successive weekends, but Antrim skipper Declan Lynch believes this Sunday’s clash with Carlow will be like a Championship battle. Not only are the stakes high for both teams, […]

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Antrim poised for Faithful test

Allianz Hurling League Division 2A Offaly v Antrim (Tullamore, Sunday, 2pm) WITH two wins and four points already banked, the ascent becomes a little steeper for Antrim’s hurlers as they get set for Sunday’s trip to face Offaly in Tullamore. It is a rerun of January’s Kehoe Cup final that went the way of the […]

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