first_imgSiobhan Griffin, Aoife Breen Leona Mc Glinchey, Nicola Callaghan and Nicole Gallagher , Ciara Phelan pictured with Ryan Mc Hugh at the meet and greet. ALL PICS BY BRIAN McDAID OF THE CRISTEPH STUDIOThousands of loyal Donegal fans turned up at MacCumhaill Park today to come face-to-face with their GAA heroes.The meet and greet session was a huge success as Jim McGuinness and his team of stars lined up to welcome fans.Damien Diver with Kattie McEniff from Bundoran at the fans day in Ballybofey.One by one the players including Michael Murphy, Neil Gallagher, Karl Lacey and Rory Kavanagh lined up to sign jerseys and have their photographs taken. This is the last time the players will become involved in a public meet and greet before buckling down to the task of beating Kerry in the Al-Ireland final at Croke Park on September 21st.Nothing was a bother for the Donegal players as many speechless young fans met their idols for the first time.Raphoe piper Christy Murray added a bit of flavour to the occasion with a blast of his bagpipes that are now a fixture at all Donegal games.Fans get ready to meet their heroes!  Donegal Manager Jim Mc Guinness signs some new players at the fans day in Ballybofey. Photo Brian McDaid Lee Mc Granaghan from Ballybofey with his father Hugh at the fans day in Ballybofey. Jerome and Amy Mc Elcar meet with Paul McGonagle of the Donegal management team in Ballybofey. Darra Patton with Kealan Morrison from the minor team pictured at the signing in Ballybofey  PROUD DAY FOR DONEGAL GAA AS THOUSANDS TURN UP TO MEET THEIR HEROES! was last modified: September 7th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalGAAJim McGuinnessMACCUMHAILL PARKmeet and greetlast_img read more

Fajardo shrugs off SMB’s first loss

first_imgTrending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles01:02Fajardo predicts there will be no sweep in PBA Finals01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC 2 ‘newbie’ drug pushers fall in Lucena sting John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding WADA probes possible flaw in test bottles Read Next LATEST STORIES PBA IMAGESWith Ginebra’s Jervy Cruz and Raymond Aguilar stepping up, June Mar Fajardo admitted that the unheralded bruisers’ performance against San Miguel on Sunday was further proof of how strong the Gin Kings are.“We know how good they are. They’re a championship-contender team and they made good adjustments in the second half,” Fajardo said in Filipino.ADVERTISEMENT Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 introduces GURUS AWARDS to recognize and reward industry influencerscenter_img Globe Business launches leading cloud-enabled and hardware-agnostic conferencing platform in PH Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH Sans lead big man Greg Slaughter, Cruz and Aguilar combined for 33 points and nine rebounds in the Gin Kings’ 100-96 victory over the Beermen.Fajardo tried his best to keep San Miguel afloat but failed to rescue the Beermen despite his mammoth stat line of 33 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and four steals.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutBut rather than feel down with the loss, the reigning four-time PBA MVP sees the first defeat of the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup as a reality check of sorts.“It happens. We can’t win all of our games. So we have to move on and learn from our lapses,” he said as he rued the Beermen’s 18 turnovers in the matchup. San Miguel still sits atop the standings at 5-1, but the Cebuano giant knows that his squad can’t be complacent as it seeks to bounce back on Sunday against red-hot Magnolia.”It’s a good thing that it happened to us midway through the conference, so we still have time to adjust. But we need to move on and win our remaining games,” he said. MOST READ View commentslast_img read more