County managers looking ahead to new challenges

By Kieran Murphy FOLLOWING the ratification of Turlough O’Brien and Colm Bonnar as senior football and hurling managers at last week’s Carlow GAA county committee meeting, the two men have been working hard to finalise their management teams for 2020....

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Bagenalstown mount impressive comeback to make semi-final at expense of Old Leighlin

Bagenalstown Gaels 3-11 Old Leighlin 1-11 (after extra time) By Charlie Keegan BAGENALSTOWN Gaels fought back from half-time arrears of six points to bring this senior football championship quarter-final to extra time, during which breakaway goals from full-forward Andrew Beaton...

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Palatine take the spoils

Palatine 1-8 Tinryland 1-7 By John Foley THERE may have been just a point between the sides at Netwatch Cullen...

Friday, 20/09/19 - 12:40pm Read More

Kelly’s on fire as Éire Óg power into inter semi-finals

Éire Óg 2-10 Clonmore 0-5 By John Foley ÉIRE ÓG are through to the intermediate championship semi-final after a win...

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Smithers boys put Naomh Eoin on the right path

Naomh Eoin 2-15 Kilbride 3-10 By Charlie Keegan A NAOMH Eoin scoring burst of 2-4 between the 32nd and 41st...

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Padraig Amond – Brilliant unbeaten run comes to an end

AFTER 17 league games unbeaten, Newport County’s club record finally came to an end on Saturday when we lost 2-0...

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Big challenges await as new season begins

By Kieran Murphy FURTHER up the rugby food chain and away from the club scene, the representative season is bubbling...

Thursday, 19/09/19 - 12:36pm Read More

Bagenalstown secure Leinster league title

By Harry Shorthose BAGENALSTOWN firsts secured the Leinster League Division 7 title on Saturday with a five wicket win over...

Thursday, 19/09/19 - 10:34am Read More

The Forum By Kieran Murphy – Status quo maintained after lively debate

IT wasn’t really a secret. Was it? For over a month now there was a sense that Colm Bonnar and...

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Too easy for St Mullins in the end

St Mullins 1-21 Naomh Eoin 1-13 By Kieran Murphy FOR a 10-minute spell in the first half of this third...

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Ballinkillen give Rangers a real fright

Mount Leinster Rangers 2-14 Ballinkillen 1-16 By Charlie Keegan CARLOW senior hurling champions Mount Leinster Rangers had a serious examination...

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Amond to the fore for Naomh Brid

Naomh Bríd 2-13 Ballinkillen 0-10 By Kieran Murphy IT is hard to know which side got most out of this...

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Gaels power on relentlessly to inter final

Bagenalstown Gaels 1-25 Naomh Eoin 2-16 By Kieran Murphy THE inexorable drive of Bagenalstown Gaels to intermediate A championship success...

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Rangers kick on with convincing win over St Mullins

Mount Leinster Rangers 2-19 St Mullins 1-8 By Kieran Murphy AT the end, long-serving clubman Pat Mosey Murphy said it...

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Éire Óg too strong for game Gaels

Éire Óg 11-13 Bagenalstown Gaels 2-4 By Kieran Murphy BAGENALSTOWN Gaels gave the pre-match favourites a fright when they hit...

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Rangers take a thrilling decider

Mount Leinster Rangers 3-5 Grange 2-3 By Kieran Murphy THESE two sides served up a gripping 13-a-side under-15 Division 3B...

Thursday, 12/09/19 - 1:29pm Read More

Still Waters Run Deep

By John Foley WHAT is it about travelling on water that hides the extraordinary effort which goes into making it...

Thursday, 12/09/19 - 11:26am Read More

Padraig Amond – Ireland show good attitude in comeback

INTERNATIONAL football was back with a bang last week and it was a very important week for Irish sides in...

Wednesday, 11/09/19 - 3:26pm Read More

O’Brien and Bonnar appointed for another year

By Kieran Murphy COLM Bonnar and Turlough O’Brien have been appointed as the Carlow senior hurling and football managers for...

Monday, 09/09/19 - 9:56pm Read More

No denying Old Leighlin as they claim back-to-back senior titles

Old Leighlin 3-16 Bennykerry-Tinryland 3-8 By Kieran Murphy NEVER mind the scoreline. The final tot suggests the county champions held...

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