Rangers’ Murphy announces retirement after defeat to Ballyhale Shamrocks

DENIS Murphy has announced his retirement from hurling. The former intercounty star played his last game for his club Mount Leinster Rangers yesterday scoring 0-11 for the Carlow senior hurling champions against Ballyhale Shamrocks. The reigning All-Ireland and Kilkenny club...

Read More

Tough task in store for Mount Leinster Rangers as All-Ireland champions come to town

IT is hard to believe it is as far back as 19 September that Mount Leinster Rangers retained their title when beating St Mullins in the county senior hurling final. In contrast Ballyhale Shamrocks who they play on Sunday beat...

Read More

The Nationalist’s team of the 2021 Senior Football Championship

The Team of the 2021 championship is dominated by Rathvilly and Éire Óg players this year. Both teams were unbeaten...

Friday, 03/12/21 - 11:49am Read More

Shane Redmond retires not with the medals that the early days of his career promised but with memories that will last a lifetime

YOU could say Shane Redmond’s announcement that he was retiring from intercounty football was a shock. Possibly? Yet at 32,...

Friday, 03/12/21 - 11:25am Read More

Taking enjoyment from sport won’t end for Broderick with inter-county retirement

THE one theme which runs through this interview with Paul Broderick is enjoyment. Winning medals was fine but through his...

Friday, 03/12/21 - 11:19am Read More

Patrick Mullins to take the ride on Chacun Pour at Sandown Park this Saturday

WILLIE Mullins has insisted Chacun Pour Soi must “bring his A-game to the table” if he is to win Saturday’s Betfair Tingle...

Thursday, 02/12/21 - 2:03pm Read More

Rachael Blackmore interview by Patrick Mullins the cover story as Irish racing’s annual hits the shops

SOME play the game, some change it. March 2021 was the first Cheltenham in 20 years that there wasn’t the...

Wednesday, 01/12/21 - 2:31pm Read More

CARLOW’S VINNIE HOMAN TO BE HONOURED AT THE 2021 FEDERATION OF IRISH SPORT VOLUNTEERS IN SPORT

CARLOW’S Vinnie Homan will receive nationwide recognition for his years of dedicated volunteer work with Carlow Basketball Club at next...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 11:55am Read More

“Will you be watching the Late Late Toy Show?

PERHAPS it’s an attempt to avoid the rising Covid talk but there are only really two topics that any Irish...

Friday, 26/11/21 - 1:33pm Read More

Pre-season fixtures confirmed for Carlow GAA teams

BOTH the Carlow football and hurling teams will begin their 2022 seasons with games against Kildare after the fixtures for...

Thursday, 25/11/21 - 4:45pm Read More

Kehoe named on Irish U18 Basketball squad

CARLOW’S Jack Kehoe has been named on the Irish U18 Basketball squad that will prepare for the U18 European Championships...

Thursday, 25/11/21 - 4:35pm Read More

Murphy’s strike seals Wexford’s fourth Women’s FAI Cup

WEXFORD YOUTHS 3 SHELBOURNE 1 EVOKE.IE WOMENS FAI CUP BY Harry Shorthose, live from Tallaght Stadium KYLIE Murphy’s 50th minute...

Sunday, 21/11/21 - 8:04pm Read More

No joy in Leinster for Carlow champions

A dismal weekend for Carlow champions in Leinster competition was rounded off this afternoon when Rathvilly were beaten 2-16 to...

Sunday, 21/11/21 - 4:21pm Read More

Two Carlow GAA stalwarts announce their inter-county retirement

TINRYLAND duo, Paul Broderick and Shane Redmond, have announced their retirement from intercounty football. Both of them featured in Carlow’s...

Friday, 19/11/21 - 2:28pm Read More

Cheltenham Festival hero Bob Olinger the star of the show at Gowran Park

GOWRAN Park stages a competitive seven-race card on Saturday afternoon. The action at the track, which features contests over both...

Thursday, 18/11/21 - 2:28pm Read More

Wexford manager heaps praise on Carlow duo ahead of FAI Cup Final

ONE of three players today nominated for the SSE Airtricity Women’s National League Player of the Year , it’s no...

Thursday, 18/11/21 - 2:21pm Read More

Final quarter scoring burst seals famous win for Rathvilly

RATHVILLY landed a stunning upset today at Netwatch Cullen Park when they won their first Carlow SFC title since 2014,...

Sunday, 14/11/21 - 9:39pm Read More

Éire Óg not distracted by five-in-a-row talk while Rathvilly concentrate on delivering their best performance

IT is what you would expect before a county final. The two managers are not making any rash predictions and...

Sunday, 14/11/21 - 10:20am Read More

Ní Shé crowned Junior Championship Players’ Player of the Year to cap unforgettable day

WE flagged up during the week how Saturday could end up being a very special day for Cliodhna Ní Shé....

Saturday, 13/11/21 - 10:12pm Read More

Quite the day in store for Ní Shé

SATURDAY promises to be quite the day for Cliodhna Ní Shé. In the afternoon, 1.30pm in IT Carlow, she and...

Friday, 12/11/21 - 10:55am Read More