Kildare Sport

Football Dream May Be Over But Cody Happy Out

One of the many features in this week’s Kildare Nationalist, in shops now. By Pat Costello IT’S Sunday 4 October. As cold, wet, windy and miserable day as you are ever likely to find. He lines out for Clonmullion away...

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FAI Announce SSE Airtricity’s Commitment To Men’s And Women’s National Leagues

The Football Association of Ireland has today announced SSE Airtricity as the new title sponsor of the Women’s National League...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 11:34am Read More

Acapella Bourgeois Tops Goffs Thyestes Handicap Chase Weights

  OWNED by the Slaneyville Syndicate, successful in the race a year ago with Total Recall, Acapella Bourgeois heads the...

Tuesday, 19/01/21 - 4:15pm Read More

In this week’s Kildare Nationalist Sport…..

In this week’s Kildare Nationalist Sport Update on Joey Carbery’s Injury This week’s Hero of the Past: Larry Stanley, Blacktrench,...

Tuesday, 19/01/21 - 3:42pm Read More

Mary Hulgraine Sets Us The Lockdown Revolution Challenge

By Pat Costello Mary Hulgraine, Kildare ladies All Ireland winning goalkeeper, could always be described as brave whether it was...

Monday, 18/01/21 - 5:04pm Read More

First-rate entries for next month’s Dublin Racing Festival

All eight Grade 1 races at the Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown on Saturday, 6 February and 7 Sunday, February,...

Thursday, 14/01/21 - 1:34pm Read More

Bob’s your uncle for de Bromhead and Blackmore

It was a double delight for the red-hot team of Henry de Bromhead and Rachael Blackmore at Naas, with the...

Wednesday, 13/01/21 - 4:59pm Read More

Bob Olinger Closes In On Ballymore Favouritism At 4/1 From 8/1 – Boyle Sports

A decisive victory in today’s (Wednesday) rescheduled Lawlor’s Hotel of Naas Novice Hurdle at Naas Racecourse has seen Bob Olinger...

Wednesday, 13/01/21 - 3:57pm Read More

Women’s Six Nations Postponed

Following on today’s the announcement that the 2021 Women’s Six Nations Championship is to be postponed, the IRFU say they...

Wednesday, 13/01/21 - 3:04pm Read More

IRFU Respond To U20 Six Nations Postponement And Announce Coaching Appointments

The IRFU has this afternoon responded to the decision to postpone the the 2021 Under-20 Six Nations Championship by saying...

Wednesday, 13/01/21 - 2:52pm Read More

National Sport

How Frank Lampard compares to other Chelsea managers under Roman Abramovich

By Tom White, PA Sport Data Journalist Frank Lampard’s position as Chelsea manager is under fresh scrutiny following defeat at Leicester on Tuesday evening. Lampard is the 12th different manager to serve under owner Roman Abramovich. Here, the PA news...

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England boss Eddie Jones isolating after assistant tests positive for Covid-19

By Duncan Bech, PA England Rugby Correspondent England head coach Eddie Jones is being forced to self-isolate for 10 days...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 12:17pm Read More

FAI announces SSE Airtricity sponsorship of Women’s National League

James Cox The Football Association of Ireland has today announced SSE Airtricity as the new title sponsor of the Women’s...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 11:50am Read More

Sam Bennett stars in hilarious Dublin Bikes advert

James Cox Irish cyclist and Tour de France green jersey winner Sam Bennett hasn’t got too much to prove when...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 11:33am Read More

Rory McIlroy backs Tiger Woods to make quick recovery from latest back surgery

By Phil Casey, PA Golf Correspondent Rory McIlroy is confident 15-time major winner Tiger Woods will make a swift recovery...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 10:13am Read More

Danny Ings holds off on signing new deal with Southampton

By PA Sport Staff What the papers say Danny Ings, the former Burnley and Liverpool man, is holding off on...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 8:22am Read More

More coronavirus cases linked to arrivals for Australian Open

By Alexander Britton, PA Ten people who have flown to Melbourne for the Australian Open have tested positive to coronavirus,...

Wednesday, 20/01/21 - 6:16am Read More

Leicester go top as defeat piles more pressure on Chelsea manager Frank Lampard

By Nick Mashiter, PA Classy Leicester returned to the top of the Premier League after a dominant 2-0 victory over...

Tuesday, 19/01/21 - 10:18pm Read More

Newport keeper Tom King scores from goal kick against Cheltenham

By PA Sport Staff Newport goalkeeper Tom King sprung the biggest surprise of Tuesday night’s League Two fixtures when he...

Tuesday, 19/01/21 - 8:08pm Read More

Michail Antonio strikes again as Hammers deal blow to West Brom survival bid

By Andy Sims, PA Michail Antonio snatched another victory for West Ham and denied former boss Sam Allardyce a precious...

Tuesday, 19/01/21 - 8:06pm 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