Kildare Sport

Doolan passes tough examinations – on and off the pitch

THERE is probably no handbook to suggest that the best way to prepare for an important college exam is to play an intense and exhausting football final before racing halfway across the country and sitting that exam in soaking wet...

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Shared workload the key for Two Mile House management team

AS somebody who owns and runs his own HR consultancy and recruitment agency, Niall Browne is quite adept at finding...

Friday, 07/12/18 - 12:01pm Read More

Two Mile House and Milltown go in search of Leinster Final place

TWO Mile House and Milltown are shaping for a big weekend with the Kildare Intermediate and Junior champions hoping to...

Friday, 23/11/18 - 4:39pm Read More

Curran looking forward to Celbridge challenge

CELBRIDGE have made a big statement about their intentions for the 2019 season with the appointment of former Dublin star...

Wednesday, 21/11/18 - 12:10pm Read More

Flynn and McKenna will pick up the top prizes at the Kildare GAA Awards night

DANIEL Flynn’s wonderful run of form in a Kildare jersey through 2018 has been rewarded after he was named as...

Friday, 09/11/18 - 11:25am Read More

Forward thinking Hyland having a big impact

AFTER an intercounty season spent at full back, David Hyland has relished a return to his club and a chance...

Friday, 19/10/18 - 3:31pm Read More

Glavin fuelled by desire to prove doubters wrong

IN the build up to Sunday’s county final, Moorefield manager Ross Glavin feels Athy are the team that most GAA...

Friday, 19/10/18 - 3:06pm Read More

Midfield battle the key to deciding outcome of SFC Final

IT’S only taken 47 games but here we are with the final most would have wanted. Athy have been the...

Friday, 19/10/18 - 2:37pm Read More

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...

Thursday, 11/10/18 - 11:37am Read More

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

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