O’Brien to start against Wales on Saturday

Sean O’Brien is back in the Ireland team for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Wales in Cardiff. The Ardristan man missed out on the clash with France at the Aviva Stadium last Sunday but he is named at number seven...

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Pádraig Amond named in Irish squad

  By John Foley Pádraig Amond has been named in Mick McCarthy’s Rep of Ireland squad ahead of the Euro 2020 qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia later this month. The Ballinabranna man and The Nationalist columnist has enjoyed a stellar...

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Clonmore U15s prove far too strong

 U15 B Cross Border Floodlit Final   Clonmore (Carlow)     2-12 Na Fianna Óg  3-3 The two teams had already met...

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The Forum: Tough times call for tough men

THE Lions’ first test ended with disappointment in Auckland on Saturday morning as New Zealand strangled the life out of...

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Carlow hurlers secure memorable Christy Ring Cup victory

By Kieran Murphy CARLOW put a season of frustration behind them when their senior hurlers marched to Croke Park on...

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Hurlers secure a win for the ages

IN the build up to Saturday’s Christy Ring Cup final, Carlow senior hurling captain Marty Kavanagh commented on these pages...

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McGrath’s goal puts Clonmore on right path