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Jason Redmond

A 21-year-old from Wexford, Jason is a final year English and History student at the University of Limerick.

Stephen Rochford Names Mayo Side For Roscommon Derby Clash

Limerick , Ireland - 22 July 2017; Mayo manager Stephen Rochford before the GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Round 4A match between Cork and Mayo at Gaelic Grounds in Co. Limerick. (Photo By Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

On Sunday, Stephen Rochford’s Mayo side will travel to Croke Park to face neighbours Roscommon in the All-Ireland Football Championship quarter-final.  Mayo enter this game after successfully navigating their way through the back door, where they overcame Derry and then Cork after extra-time. Although the Westerners went down two of the most difficult routes, they still came out on top and …

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Incredible Stat Shows Why Wexford Wing-Back Should Be Considered For All-Star Award

Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 2/7/2017 Wexford vs Galway Wexford’s Diarmuid O’Keefe Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

On Sunday, Davy Fitzgerald’s Wexford were knocked out of the championship by neighbours Waterford.  Even though most Yellowbellies were disappointed with the performances in the previous two games, if you were to ask any Wexford fan at the beginning of the year if they would be happy with what their players have achieved in 2017, they would have bitten your hand off. The …

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We Will See An Unfamiliar Team In The U-21 All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Final This Year

hurling derry

One unique beauty of the u-21 inter-county championship is that it’s a complete knockout competition, and once you’re beaten, there’s no coming back.  That will be the case for the Antrim u-21 hurlers, as Derry achieved an unfamiliar result in the Ulster u-21 hurling championship yesterday evening after overcoming the Saffrons by two points in the semi-final. The result meant that …

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Five Peripheral Cork Hurlers Who Could Still Have A Massive Influence

Munster Senior Hurling League Round 2, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 15/1/2017 Limerick vs Cork Cork's Lorcan McLoughlin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ken Sutton

To date, 2017 has been an incredible year for Cork hurling. They’ve already collected silverware in Munster, beating Tipperary, Waterford and Clare along the way and the Rebels can now dare to dream of All-Ireland glory.  Under Kieran Kingston, Cork have a new-look starting XV. Although they are young, athletic and quick, arguably their best overall trait is their skill and, …

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Seamus McEnaney Comments Suggest His Wexford Reign Could Be Over

Wexford Bord na Mona O'Byrne Cup Round 1, Gorey, Wexford 8/1/2017 Wexford vs UCD Wexford manager Seamus McEnaney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Ahead of the 2017 inter-county football season, Wexford chairman Diarmuid Deveraux announced the appointment of Seamus McEnaney as the county’s new senior football manager.  On Saturday in Wexford Park, the Yellowbellies bowed out of the All-Ireland series after an unimpressive display against Monaghan in front of their home crowd. The Slaneysiders started off their campaign in flying form, winning five games …

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Listen: Wexford Fan Pens Tribute Song To Davy Fitz Ahead Of Sunday

Leinster Bord na Mona Walsh Cup Round 1, Gorey, Wexford 8/1/2017 Wexford vs UCD Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

On Sunday, Wexford will face Galway in the Leinster Senior Hurling final with a chance to gain championship silverware for the first time since 2004.  To date, 2017 has been an incredible year for the Yellowbellies. They have gained promotion to Division 1A of the League, reached a Leinster final for the first time since 2008, and guaranteed a crack at …

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Davy Fitzgerald Reacts Live On Local Radio To Thrilling Wexford Win

Davy Fitzgerald Wexford Hurling

On Sunday evening, Wexford did the unthinkable by beating the Cats for the first time in the Leinster Championship since 2004.  In a mesmeric and thrilling game, the Yellowbellies were eventual winners of the game by three points, which placed Davy Fitzgerald’s charges into the Leinster Senior Hurling final for the first time since 2008, where they will face either …

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Can Wexford Repeat League Heroics And Defeat Kilkenny Again?

On Saturday, Kilkenny will travel to a packed purple and gold Wexford Park to face a strong Davy Fitzgerald team that is booming in confidence. Their victory against Laois was a testament to their newly mastered position amongst hurling’s top tier. In the past, Wexford would have struggled against Laois, but on Sunday the Yellowbellies laid down a marker with a 14-point victory …

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