"No, I can't explain it. That was the worst performance we've had in the length of time I've been looking after these boys!"
Laois survived a late scare to make a winning start to their Leinster SHC round-robin campaign at Westmeath's expense in O'Moore Park.
CAVAN and Westmeath will battle it out for promotion from Division 2 of the Lidl Ladies National Football League on May 7.
Eamonn Kelly cut a relieved figure after his Laois side were almost caught by Westmeath in the closing stages of their Leinster SHC round-robin first round clash at O'Moore Park.
It was out with the old, in with the new today as the climax of the national hurling league coincided with the start of the Leinster SHC.
Kildare, Offaly, Louth and Longford join Dublin in the Leinster MFC quarter-finals after first round victories over Carlow, Westmeath, Laois and Wicklow respectively this afternoon.
The Leinster minor football championship qualifier draw has been made.
The Club Players' Association (CPA) has held talks with both the GAA and GPA over reform of the playing schedule.
Stephen Maher has been passed fit to start for Laois ahead of the start of their Leinster SHC round-robin series against Westmeath.
Alan Kinsella, son of former inter-county referee Eddie, will captain the Laois minor footballers this season as they begin their Leinster campaign against Louth tomorrow.
It's a busy schedule of hurling this weekend with Galway and Tipperary facing off in Sunday's Allianz League Division 1 final. Here we preview all 13 games down for decision.
The Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 1 and 2 semi-finals take place this weekend as holders Cork renew their rivalry against familiar opponents Dublin in Kilkenny on Saturday.
Leinster GAA has today unveiled an exciting new initiative called the Beko Club Bua awards, a new club accreditation and health check system co-ordinated by Leinster GAA.
The Leinster SHC begins with two round-robin games this weekend and the pressure comes instantly, according to Westmeath manager Michael Ryan.
Pat McEnaney says county teams that receive a high number of black cards only have themselves to blame.
After a very successful first year, the Celtic Challenge returns for the second year with a new title sponsor - Bank of Ireland.
The Laois minor footballers take to the pitch this weekend as they welcome Louth to O'Moore Park for the opening round of the Leinster championship.
Laois are sweating over the fitness of Stephen Maher ahead of Sunday's Leinster SHC round robin opener against Westmeath.
League finalists Tipperary and Galway both have six representatives on our team of the week following their respective semi-final wins yesterday...
Davy Fitz features prominently in this week's round-up of Twitter activity...
"I won't do it again if that's any consolation."
Easter Sunday brought about more than just eggs this afternoon as we also had the NHL semi-finals to look forward to.