Kildare Sport

Ardclough out to emulate famous teams of the past

AS Ardclough attempt to retain the Senior Hurling title in Kildare for the first time since their famous team of the early 1980’s, RICHARD COMMINS looks back over the history of one of Kildare’s most storied clubs   IF Kildare...

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O’Shea wants to make up for missed chances

COLIN O’Shea was part of the last Milltown team to win a Junior title back in 2008 and has enjoyed...

Friday, 28/09/18 - 11:05am Read More

O’Shaugnessy keen to return Rheban to former glories

KEVIN O’Shaughnessy has seen it all in a Rheban jersey. He was a 17 year old goalkeeper when his club...

Friday, 28/09/18 - 10:51am Read More

Lumsden Cup semi-final draw made

THE surprise packet of this year’s KDFL Lumsden Cup, Garryhinch, have been handed a tough assignment in this year’s semi-final...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 6:10pm Read More

Ball determined to bounce back after horror injury

BEING named as goalkeeper on the Minor Football Team of the Year this week should have been the personal highlight...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:49pm Read More

Moorefield man ready for Underdog role

IT’S not often that Moorefield play the role of underdog but that is exactly what one of their players will...

Thursday, 06/09/18 - 5:08pm Read More

Robertstown on course for JFC semi-finals but who will join them?

AFTER Milltown and Rheban were confirmed as the qualifiers for the Junior Football Championship semi-finals from Group A last week,...

Thursday, 06/09/18 - 3:01pm Read More

Intermediate Football Championship reaches final group game stage

SOME of the group winners have already been decided in the Pittman Traffic & Safety Intermediate Football Championship but as...

Thursday, 06/09/18 - 2:52pm Read More

Familiar face to return to St Conleths Park for start of 2019 season

THERE will be a very familiar face in the opposing dugout when Kildare begin their Division 2 league campaign in...

Thursday, 06/09/18 - 9:43am Read More

Monasterevin girl enjoys Champions League experience

17 year old Monasterevin girl Doireann Fahey was thrilled after picking up her first Champions League win for Wexford Youths...

Friday, 24/08/18 - 11:48am 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