Laois


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Laois

(ˈliːʃ)
n
(Placename) a county of central Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province: formerly boggy but largely reclaimed for agriculture. County town: Portlaoise. Pop: 58 774 (2002). Area: 1719 sq km (664 sq miles). Also called: Laoighis or Leix Former name: Queen's County
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ROSS KING fired 15 points as Laois picked up their first win of the 2018 Allianz League in Portlaoise on Saturday.
Laois 0-27 Antrim 2-16 LAOIS picked up their first league points of 2018, thanks to a five-point win at a misty O'Moore Park last night.
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FORMER Offaly boss Pat Roe says he's willing to throw his hat into the ring for the post of Laois football manager.
Substitute Eoghan Campbell and Nigel Elliott netted Antrim goals but Laois held on.
MICK LILLIS slammed GAA chiefs after watching his Laois team beat Armagh for the second time in a fortnight.
THE HURLERS of Carlow and Laois must know each others dental records at this stage.
IT'S only two years since Laois and Kildare last met in the Championship, yet the yo-yo nature of both counties has never been more apparent.
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RAMPANT Galway gave a serious statement of their Championship intentions with a demolition of Laois.
LAOIS haven't lost their Leinster opener since 2000, but they meet a Meath side that blew off their championship cobwebs in impressive fashion last month.
LAOIS made net gains to earn an 11-point win over Longford at O'Moore Park yesterday.