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Cup Finals Weekend

**Cup Finals Weekend** NUIG-Corinthians U 20’s are playing in Connacht cup final on Saturday at 2:30 in the sportsground & Our J2 XV take on Connemara RFC on Sunday again in the sportsground with a 4pm kickoff. Please come along and support the lads in their quest for silverwear. “So Run That You May Win”


National Youth Rugby Festival 2015

This weekend Galway Corinthians Youth Academy is holding a National Youth Rugby Festival. It takes place this Saturday & Sunday 18th & 19th of April. The festival will host Irelands top clubs at Under 15 age groups. There are two competitions running accross both days with a Boys & Girls tournament with 16 teams taking

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Corinthians unable to contain a rampant Trinity outfit.

Corinthians were unable to contain a rampant Trinity side in Cloonacauneen Park on Saturday afternoon. This was a big game for both sides. Corinthians struggling to retain their status in Division 1b and Trinity challenging for a Division 1a spot. The contest was a one sided affair even though the Cloonacauneen outfit were first on

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Corinthians deep into relegation zone

Belfast Harlequins were Corinthians last stand saloon to get out of the relegation zone but alas it did not come to pass. The Corinthian outfit started brightly enough as fullback Conor Murphy slotted a penalty after flanker Donnchadh Phelan was taken out in the lineout. They extended their lead  in the fifteenth minute after a

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CRFC Loose To Rivals

Top of the table Galwegians did the business against Corinthians who are rooted at the bottom of the table in their section of division one. The contest was high octane stuff in a typical local derby which was played in blustery conditions. The visitors got off to a flyer as they put on early pressure

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Nuig Corinthians V UCC

This Saturday Our Under 20’s go to battle with UCC in Dangan. Ciaran & Bretts lads will be looking to push on from last weeks great win against Highfield. All support is very much welcome in Dangan for a 14:30 kick off. Best of Luck lads. We will be updating the score for you live

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Three try NUIG-Corinthians see off Highfield

NUIG-Corinthians 22 Highfield 10 Matt Cassidy @ Corinthian Park   NUIG-Corinthians got back to winning ways after a hard fought 22 -10 win over Highfield at Corinthian Park on Saturday afternoon.  The match was decided up front as NUIG-Corinthians’ forwards obliterated the visitors at scrum and lineout time. And it was fitting that the set-piece led to two

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Loosing Bonus Point On The Road

Shannon just about shaded their victory in Coonagh Park on Saturday afternoon. With both sides struggling at the bottom of Division 1b the contest was a must for win for both teams. The game itself was played with great intensity in the wintery conditions. The visitors had the elements in their favor in the first

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Corinthians fall to Garryowen

The second half of the season has not been good for Galway Corinthian’s suffering their second loss in the New Year, their eight loss over all. They have six fixtures remaining, four of which are away so they will have to knuckle down to retain their division 1b status. Garryowen on the other hand are

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No Luck Up North

Corinthians traveled with great hopes to Gibson Park to take on Malone last Saturday having taken their scalp in the earlier part of the season. The westerns got off to a bright start as they were awarded a penalty by IRFU referee Shane Kierans as the home side back row were over enthusiastic at the

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