Clare’s intermediate ladies football side have been eliminated by All-Ireland favourites Tippeary.
*Cathal Malone netted a hat-trick for Sixmilebridge. Photograph: John Meyler Seven games took place in the Clare senior hurling championship on Saturday marking the beginning of the 2019 campaign.
*Carol O’Leary. Photograph: David Dillon Carol O’Leary and Orla Devitt return to the Clare intermediate ladies football side for Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-final.
*Roisin Moore. Photograph: John Mangan One of the county’s most promising sports stars may see her progress impeded by the finances required to compete at the highest level of tennis.
*Ballyea captain, Tony Kelly. Photograph: Martin Connolly Ballyea’s attempt to win back to retain the Canon Hamilton for the first time in their history kicks off this weekend with the start of the Clare senior hurling championship.
*Photograph: Cathal Noonan 2,500 cyclists were treated to scenic views of the county as they took part in the Ring of Clare on Saturday.
Clare’s Junior camogie side have booked their place in the All-Ireland semi-finals following a comprehensive win over Tyrone.
Dublin Airport has come under fire for declaring itself as “the key gateway for overseas visitors attending” the 2026 Ryder Cup which takes place 225 kilometres away at Adare Manor.
4,000 visitors will descend upon the county this weekend as the SKODA Ring of Clare cycle pedals into town.
*Adare Manor. Adare Manor hosting the 2026 Ryder Cup will offer huge tourism and economic potential for the Mid-West region and all of Ireland.