Former Roscommon star Karol Mannion courageously spoke out this summer about the serious after-effects of his two experiences of concussion on the GAA playing fields.  ©INPHO/James Crombie

Roscommon’s favourite son Chris O’Dowd has just hit the big screen as the star of a major new film The Program about disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong(...)

St Brigid’s goalkeeper Shane Curran with Cillian O’Connor of Ballintubber. Photograph: ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

All Star Cillian O’Connor buried the hopes of St Brigid’s, Roscommon with a stunning goal, nine minutes from time, to put Mayo champions Ballintubber (...)

All games throw in at 2.0 Sunday and extra-time will be played if necessaryCONNACHT SFC FINALSt Brigid’s (Roscommon) v Castlebar Mitchels (Mayo), Dr H(...)

St Brigid’s 5-15 St Mary’s 1-5Although St Brigid’s manager Benny O’Brien expressed surprise at how easily his side defeated the Leitrim champions St M(...)

St Brigids goalkeeper Shane Curran celebrates after his side scored a late goal against Western Gaels in the Roscommon SFC final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

ST BRIGID’S 1-13 WESTERN GAELS 0-9: Reigning All-Ireland champions St Brigid’s held off the spirited challenge of a Western Gaels side bidding for the(...)

James Horan: his Mayo side  have developed the consistency of automatons. Photograph: Inpho

What used to be a keen-edged sort of rivalry has drifted since Roscommon’s last win, in the provincial final 12 years ago. In the four Connacht champi(...)