Kildare Sport

Maynooth University Qualify For Sigerson Quarter Finals

Electric Ireland HE GAA Sigerson Cup, Round Three St MARY’S  0-10 MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY 2-6 By David Mohan, Irish News PADDY McDermott of Naas and Kildare was the hero for Maynooth University as his goal three minutes into added time saw...

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All Eyes On Leinster Girls Hockey Final – Newbridge College Update

By David Brew NEXT Sunday, 30 January, is a big day for the hockey players in Newbridge College as the...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 2:32pm Read More

Sport In Your Kildare Nationalist This Week

WE have extensive sports coverage in this week’s Kildare Nationalist, out now, including: GAA: Naas qualify for the All Ireland...

Tuesday, 25/01/22 - 11:59am Read More

Four Star Performance From Kildare’s Jimmy O’Brien

SATURDAY will be a day to remember for Kildare’s Jimmy O’Brien as the flying winger scored four of Leinster’s 10...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 5:40pm Read More

“Green” Light For GAA Championship Motion

VIRTUAL meetings of both An Coiste Bainistíochta and Ard Chomhairle of the GAA took place on Friday night and on...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 5:19pm Read More

Naas CBS Do The Business At The Second Time Of Asking

Leinster GAA Post-Primary Schools “A” Championship – Quarter Final Refixture NAAS CBS 3-13                   MARIST COLLEGE (ATHLONE) 1-10 By Kevin...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 5:01pm Read More

We Shouldn’t Be Surprised By Naas – The Supporter

ON the eve of yet another massive game for Naas hurlers, an AIB All Ireland Club Intermediate Hurling semi final...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 12:59pm Read More

Four Changes On Kildare Team To Face Westmeath

KILDARE senior hurling manager, David Herity, has made four changes in personnel on the team that will start Round 2...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 11:47pm Read More

Kildare LGFA Announce Partnership With Manguard Plus

IN a statement released on Friday night Kildare LGFA expressed  its thanks to Sean Hall of Mangaurd Plus “who has...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 11:06pm Read More

BetVictor to sponsor Festival Trials Day at Naas Racecourse 

  LEADING bookmaker, BetVictor, will continue their growing support of Irish racing by taking over the sponsorship of the BetVictor...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 5:25pm Read More

National Sport

Home favourite Ashleigh Barty races into Australian Open final

By Eleanor Crooks, PA Tennis Correspondent, Melbourne Ashleigh Barty defeated Madison Keys to become the first Australian woman to reach the final of her home grand slam for more than 40 years. The world number one went into the semi-final...

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Football rumours: Liverpool make a move for Juventus star Paulo Dybala

By PA Sport Staff What the papers say Liverpool have contacted Juventus forward Paulo Dybala, according to the Sun, in...

Thursday, 27/01/22 - 9:45am Read More

Andy Farrell urges Ireland to ‘push new boundaries’ in Six Nations challenge

By Ed Elliot, PA Andy Farrell wants in-form Ireland to “push new boundaries” during their quest for Guinness Six Nations...

Thursday, 27/01/22 - 7:26am Read More

Six Nations chief executive again rules out relegation amid Italy struggles

By Duncan Bech, PA England Rugby Correspondent Six Nations chief executive Ben Morel continues to rule out relegation from the...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 9:38pm Read More

Mohamed Salah scores winning spot-kick as Egypt edge past Ivory Coast

By PA Sport Staff Mohamed Salah fired seven-times winners Egypt into the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals as they edged...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 8:42pm Read More

Anthony Martial happy to play anywhere for Sevilla

By Jim van Wijk, PA Anthony Martial is ready to play anywhere for Sevilla after completing a loan move from...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 5:31pm Read More

What would Novak do? – Daniil Medvedev draws inspiration from Djokovic

By Eleanor Crooks, PA Tennis Correspondent, Melbourne Boos greeted mention of Novak Djokovic as Daniil Medvedev revealed his epic quarter-final...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 5:27pm Read More

Wayne Pivac admits it is a big ask for Alun Wyn Jones to feature in Six Nations

By Andrew Baldock, PA Rugby Union Correspondent Wales boss Wayne Pivac admits it is “a long-shot” that Alun Wyn Jones...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 5:26pm Read More

Gianni Infantino’s remark on African migrants labelled ‘completely unacceptable’

By Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s comments about African migrants have been described as “completely...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 5:25pm Read More

Lyon deny agreeing Bruno Guimaraes deal with Newcastle

By PA Sport Staff Lyon have  denied agreeing a deal with Newcastle over the sale of midfielder Bruno Guimaraes. According...

Wednesday, 26/01/22 - 3:04pm Read More

Sports Columnists

New art exhibition ‘PopsUp’ in Newbridge

    Photos: Jimmy Fullam POPUPART Newbridge is a collective of 21 Kildare-based artists who have had a successful year in 2021 despite the onset of Covid and its restrictions. The Virtual Gallery Popupartnewbridge.com was established in June 2021 and...

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Kildare fall foul of a football fundamental

Another game that got away or a performance to be proud of? We had chances to win on Saturday night...

Thursday, 07/08/14 - 5:45pm Read More

Bring on the big guns

THE longest month of the year will feel a little shorter this week but I’d rather wait another month for...

Tuesday, 07/01/14 - 1:22pm Read More

THE ALL-WHITE ALL-STARS

Players always say winning an all-star is secondary to winning a championship medal but the all-stars have become such an...

Tuesday, 12/11/13 - 6:59pm Read More

Sash will be back in the final but they won’t have the Moores for company

I’ll be surprised if there isn’t at least one Newbridge side in the Kildare senior final after Sunday’s semi-finals and...

Friday, 27/09/13 - 11:34am Read More

Kildare losing their way

It was hard to escape the feeling of deja vu as we bowed out of the championship in familiar fashion...

Friday, 26/07/13 - 7:30am Read More

Still shaken and stirred after Dublin defeat

IF a week is a long time in politics then a fortnight can feel like a lifetime in Gaelic football....

Thursday, 11/07/13 - 11:18am Read More

End of the road for McGeeney and Kildare

SO many questions, so few answers. It was hard to know what to think leaving Croke Park on Sunday because...

Tuesday, 02/07/13 - 10:54am Read More

APPETITE FOR SELF-DESTRUCTION

SOMEHOW each year the GAA manages to succeed in spite of itself. Here we are in the middle of June...

Tuesday, 18/06/13 - 11:39am Read More

It is because of men like Dermot Earley others were inspired to play Gaelic football

Great players are never measured by what they’ve won but by the image they leave behind. Although he might be...

Tuesday, 21/05/13 - 8:29am Read More