Seamus Coleman speaking with Ocean FM's Pauric Byrne in Killybegs last summer.

Saturday Sports Beat

Hosted by:
Darragh Cox, Pauric Byrne and Francie Boylan
Saturday – 2pm – 6pm

Saturday Sports Beat

Harps lose out to Cork as Rovers turn attention towards Scottish Challenge Cup

Finn Harps remain in the bottom three of the League of Ireland Premier Division. Ollie Horgan’s side were unlucky to lose 1-0 at home to...

Monday night’s GAA action

Action continued in round three of the Sligo U16 Football Championship last night, with St Molaise Gaels beating Ballymote/Bunninadden in the A Championship. In the...

Sligo RFC ‘Day at the Races’ on Tuesday

There are seven races on the card today for a national hunt meeting at Sligo Racecourse. Sligo Rugby Club are hosting their first ever ‘Day...

Sligo winners at community games national finals

Community Games National Finals Gold Medal Winners Pitch and Putt Girls Rossespoint, Overall winner Meabh McLoughlin Under 13 Girls Indoor Soccer Tubbercurry/ Cloonacool Under 8 Boys Art Kieran...

Club Championships continue in Sligo, Donegal and Leitrim

Round two of the Donegal and Sligo senior and intermediate championships took place at the weekend. In Sligo, Calry/St Joseph’s defeat of St Molaise Gaels...

Sligo into All-Ireland semi-finals

Sligo are through to the semi-finals of the All-Ireland Intermediate Championship, but the season is over for the Donegal and Leitrim ladies. Donegal were beaten...

Harps host Cork after dropping back into relegation zone

Finn Harps have the chance to climb back out of the relegation zone in the League of Ireland Premier Division tonight. They host champions-elect Cork...

Cork’s Keith Cronin wins Ulster Rally

West Cork rally ace Keith Cronin and his Kerry co-driver Mikie Galvin  dominated the John Mulholland Motors Ulster Rally at the weekend, leading after all...

Rovers, Limerick and Pat’s win, but Harps, Galway and Drogheda lose in relegation battle

Sligo Rovers' dramatic and unexpected defeat of league-leaders and champions-elect Cork City on Friday night has been the Bit O' Red move out of...

Donegal lose out to Mayo in All-Ireland quarter-finals

TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC quarter-final   Mayo 3-14 Donegal 2-11   By Jackie Cahill at TEG Cusack Park, Mullingar   THREE second half goals proved decisive as Frank Browne’s Mayo upset...

LISTEN BACK: Sligo’s Jacqui Mulligan

Jacqui Mulligan speaks to Ocean FM's Darragh Cox ahead of Sunday's All-Ireland Ladies Intermediate Football Championship quarter-final against Roscommon... https://soundcloud.com/oceanfm/jacqui-mulligan-pre-roscommon-q-final

Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim ladies name teams for quarter-finals

Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim have all named their teams for this weekend’s All-Ireland quarter-finals. It’s a familiar-looking Donegal team to face Mayo tomorrow in the...

Changes to weekend club championship matches in Sligo

There are a couple of changes to this weekend’s fixtures in the Sligo club championships. Saturday’s Kennedys Intermediate Championship tie between Shamrock Gaels and Bunninadden...

Sligo-Leitrim League all set for kick-off

The new Sligo-Leitrim junior soccer season gets underway this evening. Reigning Super League champions Carbury, and Premier League winners Ballygawley Celtic will go head-to-head in...

LISTEN BACK: Tourlestrane’s James Leonard and Eamonn O’Hara

Gavin Cawley spoke to members of the victorious Tourlestrane team following their victory in the Leo Kenny Memorial Cup final against Galway's Killanin at...

New Sligo rugby season gets underway on Saturday

Sligo Rugby Club’s new season kicks-off tomorrow. The Ross Mannion-coached side face Galwegians at home in round one of the Connacht Senior Cup. The game gets...

Fixtures confirmed for round four of Leitrim Club Championships

The dates, times and venues for round four of the Leitrim Senior and Intermediate Championships on the weekend after next have been confirmed. Glencar/Manorhamilton will...

LISTEN BACK: Leitrim ladies boss Philip Brady

Darragh Cox spoke to Leitrim ladies manager Philip Brady on The Final Whistle ahead of his side's All-Ireland Intermediate Championship Quarter-Final against Tyrone in...

Taheny excels as Irish men’s and women’s teams begin World University Games

The Ireland Women’s team have drawn nil-all with Mexico in their first game at the World University Games in Taiwan. Donegal pair Amber Barrett and...

LISTEN BACK: Sligo Rovers boss Gerard Lyttle

Sligo Rovers manager Gerard Lyttle spoke with Ocean FM's Darragh Cox and Alan Finn of the Sligo Weekender following Rovers' 0-0 draw with Bray...

Glencar Community Park Run

A 5k and 10k fun run and walk will take place this Sunday evening starting at Glencar Community Park. Brian Kerrigan spoke to Francie...

Ox Mountain Challenge Run 2017

The Ox Mountain Challenge will take place on Saturday 17th of October at Skreen/Dromard. There are 3 events. A 10 mile, a 2.5 mile...

Kearns ruled out of Rovers’ trip to Cork

Sligo Rovers travel south on Friday night to take on leaders Cork City in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. The Bit o’ Red drew 0-0 with Bray...

Sligo Rovers U15 squad confirmed ahead of season start

Sligo Rovers' exciting youth development programme received a major boost this week with the announcement that local firm O’Brien & Associates have teamed up...

LISTEN BACK: Sligo sprinter Christopher O’Donnell

North Sligo AC sprinter Christopher O'Donnell spoke to Darragh Cox on The Final Whistle about breaking the Irish junior 200m record at the European...

Paddy McCarrick Fundraiser Match

A football match in memory of the late Paddy McCarrick will take place this Saturday in the Showgrounds, Sligo. It's to raise funds for...

Sligo’s Rachel Fox part of the Irish team for AFL International Cup in Melbourne

There will be a Sligo interest in this weekend’s AFL International Cup final in Melbourne. Sligo native Rachel Fox will be part of the Alfa...

Tourlestrane win Leo Kenny Cup

Tourlestrane won the Connacht Leo Kenny Memorial Cup last night. The Sligo county champions beat Galway’s Killanin by 0-16 to 1-11 in the final at...

Rovers held by Bray

Sligo Rovers were held to yet another draw at the Showgrounds last night. The Bit O’ Red drew nil-all with Bray Wanderers and remain second-from-bottom...

Three Sligo Rovers U-19 players sign contracts

Sligo Rovers has confirmed that three Under-19 players have signed professional contracts with the club as John Mahon, Jack Keaney and Ed McGinty graduate...

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