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10. ANDY COMERFORD (Kilkenny) Won a ‘B’ All-Ireland with London before turning his attention to the Cats. A member of the panel when Brian Cody took over, the powerhouse midfielder was a driving force in three All-Ireland wins including being the winning captain in 2002. Andy Comerford with spoils of victory after year as #Kilkenny captain in 2002 #gaa #nostalgia[..]


Posted by Keith Nulty in News | Jun 2017

Saturday, 3rd June – DUBLIN vs Carlow/Wexford (Leinster Senior Football Championship – 7pm) Sunday, 4th June – CLARE vs LIMERICK (Munster Senior Hurling Semi-Final – 4pm) Saturday, 10th June – KILKENNY vs Laois/Wexford (Leinster Senior Hurling Semi-Final – 7pm) Saturday, 17th June – Kildare/Laois/Longford vs Louth/Meath/Wicklow (Leinster Senior Football Semi-Final [..]

WEEKEND FIXTURES (13th – 14th May 2017)

Posted by Keith Nulty in News | May 2017

SATURDAY 13th MAY Munster Senior Ladies Football Championship WATERFORD vs KERRY (2pm Fraher Field, Dungarvan) Munster Intermediate Ladies Football Championship LIMERICK vs CLARE (2pm Martinstown) Lory Meagher Cup Hurling Round 4 WARWICKSHIRE vs LEITRIM (1pm Pairc na hEireann) LANCASHIRE vs CAVAN (2pm Old Bedians, Manchester) SLIGO vs FERMANAGH (3pm Markievicz Park) Leinster Minor[..]

With the 2017 championships returning to the television, looks at 10 provincial matches we don’t want to miss: Sunday, 21st May – Munster Hurling Championship TIPPERARY vs CORK (4pm Semple Stadium) Tipperary begin their Munster title defence as they seek back-to-back All-Irelands. But Cork beat them in their last meeting. Sunday, 28th May – Ulster Football Cha[..]

A round-robin process for the provincial hurling championships looks set to be discussed at the 2018 GAA Congress or a Special Congress beforehand. After the decision to introduce the football ‘Super 8’ model, a similar format to provide more hurling games was inevitable. And guaranteeing each county two home games in the All-Ireland series will provide a massive boost to the game. Step[..]

Another Club Players Association (CPA) poll over the May Bank Holiday weekend again highlights the problems being faced at grassroots level in the changing dynamic that is the national GAA scene. Discussions are taking place between the CPA and the GAA which is to be welcomed but how much further down the track will we wait for any form of progress? The GAA have promised an ‘in depth study[..]

With the leagues and the Leinster championship just underway, looks at our top 15 hurlers this season: 1. EOIN MURPHY (Kilkenny) - Murphy has been Kilkenny’s top performer during the league and included another two stunning saves against Wexford. 2. AIDAN HARTE (Galway) - Galway’s ‘Mr Versatile’ has covered nearly any position in the defence and gives Micheal[..]

KILKENNY 2-7 CORK 0-10 (Sunday, 23rd April – Gaelic Grounds) Kilkenny’s place as the country’s top camogie team remained intact as two goals ensured they retained the National Camogie title. Denise Gaule gave Ann Downey’s side an early advantage before Miriam Walsh put the Noresiders in a match winning position on 40 minutes as they overturned their one point loss to the Leesiders th[..]


Posted by Keith Nulty in News | Apr 2017

National Camogie League Final – CORK vs KILKENNY (1.30pm Gaelic Grounds) National Hurling League Final – TIPPERARY vs GALWAY (3.30pm Gaelic Grounds) Cork – Aoife Murray; Eimear O’Sullivan, Laura Treacy, Libby Coppinger; Pamela Mackey, Gemma O’Connor, Rena Buckley; Aisling Thompson, Jennifer Barry; Amy O’Connor, Orla Cronin, Julia White; Katriona Mackey, Niamh McCarthy, Linda Coll[..]

Provisional Fixtures (Subject to Change): Sunday 23rd April – (Round Robin) - Laois vs Westmeath (3pm O’Moore Park), Meath vs Kerry (3pm Pairc Tailteann) Sunday 30th April – (Round Robin) – Meath vs Laois (3pm Pairc Tailteann), Westmeath vs Kerry (3pm TEG Cusack Park) Sunday 14th May – (Round Robin) – Kerry vs Laois (3pm Austin Stack Park), Westmeath vs Meath (3pm TEG Cusack P[..]