Family celebrates as one

By Kieran Murphy IT was appropriate when it was all over that the Carlow players should be mobbed by a solid rump of family connections and supporters who have travelled together through thick and thin with this team. The players...

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Carlow defy the odds with brilliant comeback as the Faithful are doomed

Carlow 2-14 Offaly 1-16 By Kieran Murphy THIS was an immense result for Carlow hurling. After winning promotion to Division 1B of the national hurling league last season, it would have been a killer blow to go straight back down...

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Knockbeg hold out in nervous finale to claim much-deserved Leinster title

Knockbeg College 3-10 Marist College, Athlone 4-6 By Kieran Murphy KNOCKBEG College are the Leinster schools junior football A champions....

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Kerry kingpins no match for Knockbeg power

Knockbeg College 1-15 Intermediate School, Killorglin 2-8 By Kieran Murphy IT is not too early to say this is a...

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High-pressure situation brings the best out in this group of players

By Kieran Murphy COLM BONNAR admitted this relegation play-off victory over Offaly has given him more satisfaction than anything he...

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Successful Leinster indoors for local athletes

THE Leinster junior indoor athletics championships produced some fine performances from St Laurence O’Toole AC athletes. Sive O’Toole won gold...

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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...

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Slaney Valley claim U11 mixed basketball title

By Mairéad Breen AS the rain poured down outside on a grey Graiguecullen morning, six teams donned their area colours...

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Getting the call was a dream come true – Padraig Amond

LAST week will go down as the best of my footballing career as I received my first call-up to the...

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Gladiators live to fight another day

By Kieran Murphy CARLOW produced an amazing second-half performance to oust Offaly by 2-14 to 1-16 to maintain their status...

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Pádriag Amond named in Irish squad

Pádraig Amond has been named in Mick McCarthy’s Rep of Ireland squad ahead of the Euro 2020 qualifiers against Gibraltar...

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Footballers back on track…but hurlers face relegation play-off

By Kieran Murphy THE Carlow senior footballers produced their best performance of the season when they outfought a strong Louth...

Sunday, 10/03/19 - 12:08pm Read More

O’Brien welcomes ‘a massive win’

By Kieran Murphy TURLOUGH O’Brien was one relieved man at the end of this absorbing league game. Defeat would have...

Saturday, 09/03/19 - 11:04am Read More

Carlow think on their feet and find a way past a Wee league challenge

Carlow 1-10 Louth 0-12 By Kieran Murphy CARLOW gave themselves a fighting chance of a top four finish in National...

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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...

Thursday, 07/03/19 - 11:52am Read More

Club championship draws made for 2019 season

WHILE much of the focus was on the club championship draws for the coming year, the Carlow GAA county committee...

Thursday, 07/03/19 - 11:01am Read More

Padraig Amond – Another win and we’re in the mix

AFTER a run of nine games in just 28 days – which included three massive FA Cup ties – we...

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Carlow face relegation play-off after defeat to Offaly

National Hurling League Division 1B Offaly 4-8 Carlow 1-10 By Kieran Murphy CARLOW’S national hurling league Division 1B campaign ended...

Sunday, 03/03/19 - 5:14pm Read More

Lennon enjoys ‘incredible’ Premier League experience

By Harry Shorthose THERE was heartbreak for Carlow’s Steve Lennon as he succumbed to a 7-5 defeat to Peter ‘Snakebite’...

Sunday, 03/03/19 - 3:11pm Read More

Padraig Amond – Sarri undermined by player power

THE first trophy in English football went up for grabs over the weekend and it was Manchester City who clinched...

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