Kildare Sport

Mondello Park to have its story told in RTE documentary

Golden Mondello – From Grass to Glory, a 1 hour sporting documentary which celebrates 50 years of Irish Motorsport at Mondello Park will be broadcast on RTE ONE on Bank Holiday Monday, 3rd June at 6.30pm. Golden Mondello – From Grass to...

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Kildare fail to impress in Wicklow win

KILDARE 0-15 WICKLOW 1-10   ANY Kildare supporters hoping for an improvement from their team after an inconsistent Division 2...

Saturday, 11/05/19 - 10:33pm Read More

Collins launches Horse Racing Ireland’s national racehorse trainer open morning

The inaugural open morning offers racing fans the opportunity to get behind the scenes and experience a training yard in...

Friday, 10/05/19 - 11:32am Read More

BRADY FAMILY HAM AND KILDARE GAA SHOW THEIR SUPPORT FOR BARRETSTOWN CHILDREN’S CHARITY

Kildare Senior Football jersey will proudly display Barretstown logo in place of Brady Family Ham for their opening championship match...

Friday, 10/05/19 - 10:46am Read More

Enable entered for Juddmonte Pretty Polly Stakes at The Curragh

MULTIPLE Group 1 and Classic race winner ENABLE is one of 52 entries for the Juddmonte Pretty Polly Stakes following...

Thursday, 25/04/19 - 2:09pm Read More

Kildare return unlikely for Flynn but manager plans Kelly talks

KILDARE manager Cian O’Neill played down hopes of Daniel Flynn getting back involved with the Kildare set up this summer...

Wednesday, 17/04/19 - 10:02am Read More

TRIO OF CLASSIC WINNERS HEADLINE SUPERB NAAS CARD ON SATURDAY

IRISH Derby winner Latrobe heads the field of 9 runners in the feature Group 3 Alleged Stakes at Naas Racecourse...

Friday, 12/04/19 - 12:47pm Read More

Defensive tactics do the FAI no favours

BEFORE yesterday’s Oireachtas committee meeting, the FAI had two simple choices. They could seize the opportunity to restore some public...

Thursday, 11/04/19 - 10:09am Read More

Phelans want to shine on the big stage

FROM the moment that ‘Clash of the Titans’ was announced and Allan Phelan was thrown into his first professional title...

Friday, 29/03/19 - 11:40am Read More

Homecoming fight in Goffs remains the dream for the ‘Lilywhite Lightning’

‘LILYWHITE Lightning’ Eric Donovan is too long in the sport of boxing to look past his next opponent but at...

Friday, 29/03/19 - 11:09am Read More

National Sport

Carlow trio fail to get suspensions overturned before Championship opener

Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien has had his 20-week suspension upheld by the Central Appeals Committee. The CAC have also upheld the 12-week suspensions doled out to coach Steven Poacher and midfielder Brendan Murphy. All three were guilty of threatening behaviour...

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Top sportspeople calling for greater promotion of women’s sport

Some of Ireland’s top sportspeople have come together to call for greater promotion of women’s sport. Stephanie Roche (centre) with,...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 4:55pm Read More

Cian Kelleher rejoins Leinster as 21 new contracts confirmed – but no update on Rob Kearney

Cian Kelleher has rejoined Leinster as the province announced 21 new contracts for next season. The 24-year-old winger has scored...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 3:35pm Read More

Caster Semenya to race 3,000m after losing rule-change appeal

Caster Semenya will race in the 3,000m at the Diamond League Prefontaine Classic in June. It is a distance she...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 3:15pm Read More

Michael Ryan hails Tipperary’s ‘total hurling’ but urges caution from fans

Ex-Tipperary manager Michael Ryan has hailed the “total hurling” of his former charges as the best the county has produced...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 2:45pm Read More

New faces among Stephen Kenny’s Ireland squad for Toulon Tournament

Stephen Kenny has welcomed a number of new faces into his Republic of Ireland U21 squad for the Toulon Tournament....

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 2:25pm Read More

Replacing Martin as Offaly manager ‘another short-term, reactionary move’, says Duignan

Michael Duignan has criticised the Offaly County Board for replacing hurling manager Kevin Martin. Kevin Martin A disastrous start to...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 12:45pm Read More

‘Hurt’ Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety concerns

Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not be involved in the Europa League final after Arsenal confirmed he would not travel with the...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 12:15pm Read More

Cian Healy signs new IRFU contract

Cian Healy has signed a new two-year contract with Irish Rugby. The 88-times capped Ireland prop’s contract, which is wholly...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 11:35am Read More

Wexford school comes from 26 points behind to win Leinster semi-final

A Wexford school has produced a stunning 30-point turnaround to win a Leinster B schools semi-final. The first-year footballers of...

Tuesday, 21/05/19 - 11:15am Read More

Sports Columnists

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 and a glorious opportunity to put the game to bed in the second half but if you had told me...

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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

Exciting times ahead but questions still remain

FIRST things first, this was far from a must-win game for Kildare. The howling winds that welcomed supporters on the...

Tuesday, 16/04/13 - 11:45am Read More