"It was a good win and a good display. It is great that these young players are bedding in because if you look at our team, there is an awful lot of new players there."
The hurling leagues hit round three and this usually sees the promotion hopefuls separated from the relegation battlers.
A fifteen-point haul from captain Ross King propelled Laois to a vital 0-27 to 2-16 victory over Antrim at O'Moore Park.
Three crucial national hurling league games went down for decision this evening, as well as the rescheduled Dr McKenna Cup final.
Laois boss Eamonn Kelly has revealed his selection for tomorrow night's Allianz League hurling encounter with Antrim tomorrow night.
Antrim have revealed their starting team to take on Laois in the national hurling league tomorrow night.
The third round of the Allianz HL, an All-Ireland club SFC semi-final plus a Sigerson Cup decider make it a weekend of choice for GAA fans who stay indoors.
The Allianz Hurling League returns to action this weekend and here we preview all of the 17 games taking place in Round 3.
Laois manager John Sugrue is happy with his side's performances to date but admits that there is still work to be done.
Eleven counties have representatives on our football team of the week…
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"That last point of Mattie Donnelly's was priceless in terms of league points."
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REIGNING TG4 All-Ireland senior ladies football champions Dublin made it three wins from three in the Lidl Ladies National Football League with a one-point win over Cork this weekend.
Laois secured their third successive victory when coming from behind to defeat Waterford by four points in Portlaoise, 0-18 to 1-11.
Round Three of the national football league commenced this evening, with three matches taking place.
John O'Loughlin is set to make his 100th appearance for Laois today.
With two rounds played, Lancashire's Ronan Crowley is top of the Allianz Hurling League scoring charts.
The Allianz League focuses on football only this weekend and here we preview all of the 16 Round 3 games down for decision.
THE Lidl Ladies National Football League continues apace, with a massive round 3 weekend in store.
Round 3 of the Allianz FL and the All-Ireland club SHC semi-finals mean there is plenty to watch on the small screen this weekend.
'Uncertainty is a state of confusion' somebody probably wrote at some stage in history.
New Connacht GAA chairman Gerry McGovern believes that the association would be better served by the implementation of a tiered-championship in Gaelic football.
Kerry chairman Timmy Murphy believes that the GAA would be better served by introducing an All-Ireland Under-23 football championship to replace the much maligned junior competition.
The GAA's controversial 'pay-per-view' TV deal with Sky won't be up for discussion at Annual Congress later this month.
Laois ace Gary Walsh is the narrow leader in the 2018 Allianz Football League scoring charts after two rounds.
Laois manager John Sugrue has stressed that Donie Kingston will have to work hard to force his way back into the side.
Running the All-Ireland champions close in a league encounter is a huge boost to confidence for a young Laois side, according to their manager Eamonn Kelly.
Over €25m was spent by County Boards preparing inter-county teams in 2017.
Here are the players that stood out for us in round 2 of the All-Ireland football leagues...
There was no shortage of standout individual performances in round 2 of the Allianz hurling leagues...
Round two of the Allianz football and hurling leagues threw up plenty of talking points while the All-Ireland Club football and hurling finals took centre stage at Croke Park...
"People say it's very early in the year, but I don't really care. Winning isn't a bad habit and the supporters make such a difference. We're not going to get over the line if they're not behind us."
"If we had played like that against anybody else tonight we'd have got two points."
Antrim, Laois and Carlow are the top three in Division Four, all with 100% records after two rounds.
Round two in the NFL and NHL took place this afternoon and if last weekend is anything to go by, then we were in for another exciting round of games.
REIGNING Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 1 champions Cork's bid for six-in-a-row rolls on as they eased to a convincing round two victory over Monaghan in Mallow on Sunday.
Laois GAA is mourning the death of former teak-tough defender Pat Brophy following an illness.