Kildare Sport

PREVIEW: Ladies football Championship

In Group A of the Senior Championship sees Eadestown at home to Leixlip. A tough game to start for both clubs who are under new management with ex Kildare Minor Manager Gavan Doyle taking charge of Eadestown while the visitors...

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Club Championship capturing hearts and minds once again

THE Club Championship returned to Kildare last weekend, and while the Covid restrictions meant it wasn’t quite in all it’s...

Tuesday, 04/08/20 - 12:49pm Read More

Clane win in some style

CLANE turned on the style to win in emphatic fashion against last year’s Intermediate Champions Monasterevan in St Conleths Park...

Sunday, 02/08/20 - 4:49pm Read More

Fennin’s Laurences grind out hard earned win

ST Laurences marked Tadhg Fennin’s managerial Championship with a hard earned 0-14 to 0-12 win over Eadestown. Led by Padraig...

Sunday, 02/08/20 - 1:39pm Read More

Moorefield on a Rol’

NEW manager, same old Moorefield. Ronan ‘Roli’ Sweeney’s life as Moorefield manager in the Championship began with an easy win...

Saturday, 01/08/20 - 8:02pm Read More

Doyle scores six points in Allenwood’s surprise win

JOHNNY Doyle continued his quite amazing record of appearing in every Allenwood Championship game since making his debut way back...

Saturday, 01/08/20 - 5:07pm Read More

Hard working Towers stun Naas

A hard working Round Towers side in the image of their manager Glenn Ryan stunned Naas in the opening round...

Saturday, 01/08/20 - 4:54pm Read More

Hughes and Browne sparkle as Celbridge ease to victory over Confey

A hat-trick of goals by David Hughes and six points from teenager Aaron Browne on his Senior Championship debut were...

Saturday, 01/08/20 - 2:00pm Read More

Hanniffy’s Raheens comfortably see off Maynooth

RAHEENS won their first Senior Championship game since 2003 in the first Championship game of Frank Hanniffy’s managerial career after...

Friday, 31/07/20 - 8:54pm Read More

New look KDFL ready for kick off

IT’S a very different looking KDFL that will kick off evening when Clane Utd play Rathangan in the Senior Division....

Friday, 31/07/20 - 11:13am Read More

National Sport

Bohemians apologise to player over ‘gargled’ gaffe

Bohemians have issued an apology to Danny Mandroiu after they mistakenly said he was unavailable for Friday night’s clash with Dundalk because he was “gargled”. The unusual reason for Mandroiu’s absence appeared in Bohemians’ team news prior to the League...

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Paul McGrath inducted into Irish soccer’s Hall of Fame

Paul McGrath has been inducted into Irish football’s Hall of Fame, the FAI have announced.The 83-times capped McGrath played for...

Saturday, 08/08/20 - 12:40pm Read More

Li leads the way as mistakes prove costly for Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry

There were plenty of low numbers to be had once again TPC Harding Park on Friday, but it was one...

Saturday, 08/08/20 - 10:10am Read More

GPA propose shortening inter-county season by 17 weeks for July finish

The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) are proposing that the GAA contract the combined inter-county season and pre-season by up to...

Friday, 07/08/20 - 6:10pm Read More

Women’s National League ready to get back to business

Last year’s winners Peamount United will face Treaty United at 6.30pm on Saturday in PRL Park. The 10th season of...

Friday, 07/08/20 - 1:30pm Read More

Lowry recovers on the back nine to finish 2 under after US PGA first round

Shane Lowry is five behind the leaders after a first round of 68. Shane Lowry is tied for 20th after...

Friday, 07/08/20 - 9:10am Read More

GAA release latest Covid-19 update

The GAA continues to monitor closely the ongoing pandemic and the Government’s roadmap relating to the relaxation of restrictions. The...

Friday, 29/05/20 - 4:35pm Read More

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINALS WEEKEND ON VIRGIN MEDIA SPORT

IT should have been UEFA Champions League final weekend but fear not, Virgin Media Television,  will instead of screening one...

Wednesday, 27/05/20 - 11:57am Read More

TG4 unveil schedule of All Ireland Gold GAA matches for June

Sunday 7 June 2.25pm  All Ireland Gold – Kerry v Offaly 1980 A chance to see Kerry v Offaly in...

Friday, 22/05/20 - 12:32pm Read More

GAA release Anti-Doping statement

THE GAA have released the following statement on Anti-Doping: The GAA notes the reasoned decision made by Sport Ireland under...

Thursday, 30/04/20 - 12:57pm 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