Ger Egan celebrates after scoring Westmeath’s  goal in the Allianz Football League Division 3 Final against Laois   at Croke Park. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Westmeath 1-13 Laois 0-13 Westmeath wrapped up the Allianz Football League by claiming the last title remaining in the Division Three final on Saturd(...)

Dublin’s James McCarthy celebrates after beating Laois in the Leinster final. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Dublin 1-25 Laois 0-10 Despite a sluggish first half, Dublin still managed to rack up their biggest win in a Leinster final in this decade of decades(...)

Dublin’s Stephen Cluxton will wear the number one jersey against Laois. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Stephen Cluxton is set to start between the posts for Dublin in Sunday’s Leinster final against Laois. The Dublin captain and goalkeeper has appeared(...)

Donal Kingston of Laois shoots under pressure from Wexford’s Daithi Waters in his side’s victory at Wexford Park in the SFC opening weekend. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Laois 2-21 Wexford 1-18 (after extra time) There was a fairytale finish to this enthralling game as Laois fought back from 10 down at half-time, forc(...)

Kristian Shortt gave evidence before a special sitting of Letterkenny Circuit Court in Co Donegal.

A man has said he died twice on the operating table after being stabbed 17 times in a knife attack. Kristian Shortt told Letterkenny Circuit Court on(...)

Armagh’s Rory Grugan scores a goal despite the attentions of Laois’ Mark Timmons and Graham Brody during the All-Ireland SFC Round 1A Qualifier replay at   O’Moore Park in Portlaoise. photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Laois 1-11 Armagh 1-10 Laois saw off Armagh at the second time of asking as the two sides played out their refixed Round 1A qualifier at O’Moore Park(...)

 Wexford’s Ciarán Lyng battles for possession with  Padraig McMahon and Peter O’Leary of Laois during Sunday’s All-Ireland senior football qualifier at  Wexford Park, Wexford. Photograph: Inpho

Laois 0-18 Wexford 0-17 For much of this game it looked as if Wexford would edge their way to victory until a 69th-minute Niall Donoher point (...)

UCD 1-14 Laois 3-6UCD will play the champions Kildare in next week’s O’Byrne cup semi-final after they scored a convincing win over Laois at Portarlin(...)