Clonmore’s Bolger announces bid for GAA presidency

By Kieran Murphy CLONMORE clubman, Jim Bolger, has put himself forward as a candidate to become President of the GAA. The election takes place at National Congress in Croke Park in 2020. If successful he would assume the role of...

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Early blitz sends Rangers on way to title

Mt Leinster Rangers 3-10 Bagenalstown Gaels 0-12 By Kieran Murphy THEY may be poles apart. A continent apart for sure but after the events of the weekend Bagenalstown Gaels have something in common with the English rugby team. It would...

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Naomh Bríd push Wexford champions to the very end

Ballygarrett Realt na Mara (Wexford) 3-9 Naomh BrÍd 1-12 By Kieran Murphy THIS was Naomh Bríd’s best performance of the...

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Fine performances from local gymnasts at the European Championships

SIX gymnasts from the Carlow gymnastics club represented Ireland at the European Acrobatic Gymnastics Championships in Holon, Israel. Eilis O’Neill,...

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Gaels find Rosenallis a step too far

Rosenallis 3-12 Bagenalstown Gaels 1-15 By Kieran Murphy TWO first-half goals from corner forward Donnagh Callally hung like an albatross...

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Early salvo sets Éire Óg on their way

Éire Óg 4-6 Castletown-Liam Mellows (Wexford) 1-10 By Kieran Murphy EARLY in this Leinster club senior football championship first round...

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The Blues edged out by Fr Manning Gaels

Fr Manning Gaels (Longford) 1-10 O’Hanrahan’s 0-12 By Kieran Murphy O’HANRAHAN’S may feel they left this Leinster club intermediate football...

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Mobile Ballygarrett will present a challenge

Leinster Club Junior Hurling Championship Naomh Brid v Ballygarrett Realt na Mara (Wexford) Saturday, 1.30pm, venue TBC AT the start...

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St Mullins must match Cuala workrate

Leinster Club Senior Huring Championship St Mullins v Cuala Netwatch Cullen Park, Sunday, 2pm   AFTER their achievement in winning...

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High standards at Carlow karate tournament

ONE of Ireland’s largest international karate tournaments was hosted by Carlow Karate Club recently in the Dolmen Hotel, Carlow. The...

Thursday, 31/10/19 - 1:20pm Read More

Sports medicine roadshow in Carlow this Friday

UPMC Whitfield Hospital, the largest private hospital in the south-east, is bringing its inaugural sports medicine roadshow to the Talbot...

Thursday, 31/10/19 - 11:19am Read More

The Forum By Kieran Murphy – Redmond fears a tier-two disaster

IN 2008, Tinryland and Carlow footballer Shane Redmond made his senior debut for his county. You imagine it would have...

Wednesday, 30/10/19 - 3:19pm Read More

Senior glory for defiant St Mullins

By Kieran Murphy CARLOW intercounty star Marty Kavanagh produced the performance of his career as he led St Mullins to...

Friday, 25/10/19 - 5:30pm Read More

O’Neill swoops late to win it

St Mullins 2-17 Mount Leinster Rangers 1-19 By Kieran Murphy THIS was a day when the famous South Carlow club...

Friday, 25/10/19 - 1:30pm Read More

Doyle’s late free denies Rangers

Bagenalstown Gaels 2-13 Mount Leinster Rangers 3-10 By John Foley A LATE, late Jake Doyle free earned Bagenalstown Gaels a...

Friday, 25/10/19 - 11:30am Read More

Bagenalstown return to top table

Bagenalstown Gaels 1-11 Mount Leinster Rangers 0-10 By Kieran Murphy CARLOW club hurling received a massive shot in the arm...

Friday, 25/10/19 - 9:30am Read More

Old Leighlin ladies hung out to dry by Leinster

By Kieran Murphy LIAM Forde, chairman of Old Leighlin ladies football, has confirmed the club has appealed the decision of...

Thursday, 24/10/19 - 3:50pm Read More

The Blues hope to end a big year on a high

By Kieran Murphy LEE Walker would have been an automatic starter for O’Hanrahan’s on Friday but a cruciate injury picked...

Thursday, 24/10/19 - 1:50pm Read More

Kildavin-Clonegal eager to tip the balance of power

By Kieran Murphy PART Nolan is a former Kildavin-Clonegal player who was centre-forward on the team which won the 1998...

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Padraig Amond – Back in with a win

AFTER an unexpected weekend off because of international call-ups, we were fully refreshed and ready to get back into league...

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