Carlow Referees at All-Ireland Hurling Final

By Kieran Murphy There will be a strong Carlow flavour to All-Ireland hurling final day on Sunday when Ballinkillen referee Patrick Murphy will take charge of the minor decider between Galway and Kilkenny while Paud O’Dwyer from the Palatine club...

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Bagenalstown take a significant scalp, but they do it the hard way

Bagenalstown Gaels 1-9 Palatine 0-11 By Kieran Murphy IF this year’s senior football championship sprung into life on Saturday evening when Tinryland came late to beat Ballinabranna, then another championship milestone was reached as Bagenalstown Gaels toughed it out to...

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Rathvilly make easy progress

Rathvilly 1-13 Mount Leinster Rangers 0-4 By Kieran Murphy THE pre-match aspirations of both this sides were poles apart at...

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Tinryland snatch victory from jaws of defeat with late flurry of scores

Tinryland 1-10 Ballinabranna 0-11 By Kieran Murphy SPORT doesn’t become any crueller than this. Ballinabranna will testify to that after...

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Éire Óg weather a late storm and hold on to their hats

Éire Óg 0-11 Old Leighlin 0-10 By Kieran Murphy IT is hard to know what to make of this senior...

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Kildavin-Clonegal send out a message with convincing win

Kildavin-Clonegal 3-8 Éire Óg 0-7 By Charlie Keegan KILDAVIN-CLONEGAL served notice that they will be at the business end of...

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Clonmore just about survive a battle

Clonmore 0-11 Fighting Cocks 0-10 By Kieran Murphy A USEFUL-looking Clonmore side who played some nice football came out best...

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Kilcoyne’s save keeps Grange noses in front

Grange 2-7 Naomh Eoin 0-11 By Kieran Murphy A WASTEFUL Grange side almost had this intermediate football championship second round...

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Late surge gets O’Hanrahan’s over the line

O’Hanrahan’s 2-8 Kilbride 1-7 By Charlie Keegan THIS meeting of two teams with serious ambitions towards Carlow senior football championship...

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Staunton goal gives St Patrick’s breathing space

St Patrick’s 1-14 Leighlinbridge 0-13 ST Patrick’s had to work hard before they overcame a spirited Leighlinbridge side in this...

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European bronze for Dooley’s Irish stars

IT has been a week to remember for Old Leighlin basketball player Amy Dooley and her Ireland U20 team-mates who...

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Padraig Amond – More of the same from brilliant City

THE Premier League was back at the weekend and already it looks like it is going to be more of...

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Senior success for Borris at Hickstead

By Kieran Murphy BORRIS Vocational School were crowned dual winners at the prestigious British National Senior Schools Jumping Championships which...

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Davitts look like the team to beat

Michael Davitts 0-14 Rathvilly 0-8 By Kieran Murphy AFTER winning the under-19 A final last year, Michael Davitts are on...

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Kavanagh on fire as Rangers win

Mount Leinster Rangers 3-12 Ballinkillen 0-11 By Kieran Murphy THREE goals from full-forward Ciaran Kavanagh went a long way towards...

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Gaels win it by the minimum

Bagenalstown Gaels 2-9 Palatine 1-11 By Kieran Murphy PERHAPS it was fitting the home side should win this under-20 football...

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Second-half goals push Laois towards victory

Laois 2-13 Carlow 0-9 By Kieran Murphy YOU have to give a lot of credit to the players on both...

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Tinryland coast to a convincing win

Tinryland 5-14 Naomh Eoin 1-8 TINRYLAND coasted to an easier-than-expected victory over Naomh Eoin in the under-20 football B championship...

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New season begins with a draw – Padraig Amond

AFTER what felt like the quickest off-season and pre-season off my life, we were back into the important stuff with...

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Two golds for Miley at Youth Nations Cup

THE International Youth Nations Cup took place on Saturday in Morton Stadium, Santry and it was the last track and...

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