Kildare Sport

Glavin keen for Moorefield to end their underachievement in Leinster

IT’S often only when you retire and have time to sit down and reflect on your career that you realise what you have achieved, and perhaps what more you could have achieved. There are many players who would have loved...

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Mullally looking for improvements in second pro fight

AFTER landing a decision on points in his professional debut in September, Newbridge boxer Chris Mullally is looking to improve...

Friday, 24/11/17 - 1:25pm Read More

Feely enjoying Australian adventure

THE honour of being called up to represent your country is not something that Athy’s Kevin Feely takes lightly but...

Friday, 10/11/17 - 3:13pm Read More

Selfless attitude of Hurley-Lynch sums up the Moorefield way

IN the aftermath of Moorefield’s remarkable county final win over Celbridge, despite playing for two thirds of the game with...

Friday, 10/11/17 - 2:49pm Read More

Raheens begin Leinster campaign in Wexford

IT has been a rollercoaster few weeks for everyone at Raheens as they’ve celebrated making it back to the Senior...

Friday, 03/11/17 - 11:09am Read More

Cloughs look to emulate the Leinster winning team of 2006

UNLIKE the other clubs in Kildare who have represented the county in the Leinster Intermedaite Hurling Club Championship, Ardclough are...

Friday, 03/11/17 - 10:41am Read More

Dunne taking nothing for granted ahead of WFAI Cup final

NEWBRIDGE girl Brooke Dunne is taking nothing for granted as her UCD Waves side prepare to take on Cork City...

Thursday, 02/11/17 - 1:30pm Read More

Cully ready to take on the world, one fight at a time

ON Saturday in Belfast, in just his second professional fight, Naas man Gary Cully gets the kind of opportunity that...

Friday, 20/10/17 - 6:02pm Read More

Allan searching for that winning Phelan once again

EVERYTHING had been going so positively for Allan Phelan since his return to the ring in Ireland earlier this year...

Friday, 06/10/17 - 1:52pm Read More

Caragh looking to cap meteoric rise

FOR those around the age of this reporter, Caragh Celtic were always one of the best sides in the KDFL...

Friday, 06/10/17 - 1:42pm Read More

National Sport

Man charged over alleged racist attack on footballer Raheem Sterling

A man has been charged with an alleged racist attack on Manchester City and England footballer Raheem Sterling. Sterling, 23, was reportedly kicked and racially abused as he arrived at City’s Etihad complex before Saturday’s match against Tottenham Hotspur. Greater...

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Pro-life members of Committee on Eighth Amendment to launch ‘minority report’ tomorrow

Three members of the Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment will launch a ‘minority report’ tomorrow in which they present...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 10:34pm Read More

80% of Irish people optimistic about EU’s future: Eurobar

New figures show 80% of Irish people are optimistic about the future of the European Union, according to Eurobar. The...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 10:34pm Read More

School bus driver in custody after fatal crash with train in France

The driver of a school bus that collided with a regional train in southern France last week has been put...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 10:14pm Read More

€135m EuroMillions jackpot won in Switzerland; Lucky Irish player scoops €43k

There was one winner of tonight’s EuroMillions Jackpot, worth over €135m. The winning ticket was sold in Switzerland. One Irish...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 9:54pm Read More

Owen Smith: British Government deliberately excluding DUP donation from publication

The British Government’s failure to backdate the naming of political donors in Northern Ireland “stinks” of a deliberate bid to...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 8:54pm Read More

People who lost homes urged to seek legal advice

People who have lost their homes are being urged to seek legal advice through one of the homeless charities. The...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 7:53pm Read More

Jade Goody’s son Bobby is now over six feet tall

Although it’s been ten years since Jade Goody’s death, we still picture her sons, Bobby and Freddie to be little...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 9:24pm Read More

Maria Browne appointed as Chief State Solicitor; Paul Gilligan appointed to Court of Appeal

The Taoiseach has appointed Maria Browne as Chief State Solicitor. Ms Browne graduated from University College Cork with a BCL...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 7:14pm Read More

Rome’s official Christmas tree becomes joke for residents over losing needles

Rome’s official Christmas tree is losing needles so fast it has become a joke for city residents. The 70ft tree,...

Tuesday, 19/12/17 - 7:04pm 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 - 7:00pm 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 - 11:36am 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 - 11:19am 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 - 10:55am 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 - 8:43am 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