Star boxer left heartbroken after IABA ban

By Kieran Murphy TULLOW Amateur Boxing Club is set for a battle with the ruling body of the sport – the Irish Amateur Boxing Association – after one of their boxers was denied an opportunity to fight for a national...

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Slow start costs Carlow dearly

Carlow 1-14 Kilkenny 3-22 By John Foley A SOLID second-half performance from Carlow offered some degree of respectability, comparatively speaking, as they lost out to Kilkenny by 14 points at Netwatch Cullen Park on Sunday afternoon. On the face of...

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‘Moral victories are in the past’

By Kieran Murphy DAVID English has been through thick and thin with both club and county. Sunday was a new...

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Late point crushes minor hurlers’ hopes

Westmeath 2-13 Carlow 0-18 By Kieran Murphy A snap-shot just inside the Carlow 65m mark from substitute Evan Scally stole...

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Broderick is looking forward, not back

By Kieran Murphy It is hard to believe the battle to win Sam is already over two weeks in progress....

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Meath challenge set to focus minds

By Kieran Murphy IT looks as if the jury is still out on whether the GAA is right to dedicate...

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Wogan says Carlow have plenty to aim for

By Kieran Murphy IN his early years as Carlow senior football manager, Turlough O’Brien always said there was little to...

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Carlow power into Leinster final

Kildare 1-10 Carlow 1-14 CARLOW qualified for the Leinster intermediate final thanks to this four-point win over Kildare at Johnstownbridge...

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Annual open is highlight of local tennis calendar

CARLOW Lawn Tennis Club (CLTC) launched its 83rd annual Senior Open Tennis Championships at the tennis club last Wednesday. The...

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Padraig Amond – We can make a final push for glory

THIS has been a fantastic season for everybody involved with Newport County and now we are only 90 minutes away...

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Carlow challenge undone but not before Tribesmen are offered a serious test

Galway 1-24 Carlow 1-18 By Kieran Murphy The Joe McDonagh Cup winners of 2018 came into this Leinster senior hurling...

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‘The game was there to be won’: Kavanagh

By Kieran Murphy IF the 2019 senior hurling All-Stars were being selected this week there is no doubt Marty Kavanagh...

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Players confident now they can mix it

By Kieran Murphy THERE were mixed feelings at the end of the game. With so many supporters from both sides...

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Longford’s big men make difference

Longford 1-8 Carlow 0-9 By Kieran Murphy NEVER was the importance of a couple of big men at this level...

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Facile win for hurlers over Down

Carlow 6-20 Down 0-5 By Kieran Murphy THE feeling going to this Leinster minor hurling tier 3 championship game in...

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Bermingham’s late strike seals fourth Premier title for New Oak

Crettyard United        0 New Oak Boys           1 By Harry Shorthose CHRIS Bermingham’s 86th minute strike was enough for New Oak...

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Quinlan’s goal proves the winner as young Harps play a perfect tune

Hanover Harps 1 Stella Maris 0 By Kieran Murphy HAIL Hanover Harps. They were totally and utterly convincing winners of...

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First international cap for Corcoran

TREVOR Corcoran of Carlow Triathlon Club competed in the duathlon event at the World Multisport Championships in Pontevedra, Spain recently....

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Scoil Chonglais girls win All-Ireland final

FOLLOWING on from their success in the All-Ireland basketball play-offs hosted in Baltinglass, the Scoil Chonglais junior girls’ basketball team...

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O’Brien’s final hopes are unfulfilled

IT’S not the way Sean O’Brien would have liked to end his European journey with Leinster but sport can be...

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