Kildare Sport

Kildare minors complete stunning second half comeback

KILDARE 1-14 LAOIS 2-6 KILDARE overturned a seven point first half deficit in Newbridge yesterday afternoon to complete a stunning second half comeback and continue a run that has seen them reach the Leinster MFC semi-finals every year since 2009....

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Four changes to Kildare minor team

KILDARE manager Gay Campbell has named his team for tomorrow’s Leinster Minor Football Championship quarter-final against Laois, which takes place...

Friday, 19/05/17 - 11:17am Read More

Leinster old boy looking to make his mark at the RDS

TOMORROW’S Guinness PRO12 semi-final at the RDS will be a hugely significant one for Tadhg Beirne, as the Scarlets second-row...

Thursday, 18/05/17 - 2:59pm Read More

Championship wins for Suncroft, Ballyteague, Clogherinkoe & Caragh

THERE were wins for Suncroft, Ballyteague and Clogherinkoe as the Courtyard Hotel Leixlip IFC Championship continued today. Suncroft were meeting Kill...

Saturday, 13/05/17 - 9:33pm Read More

Lawless’ late score ensures that Suncroft and Kill must meet again

SUNCROFT and Kill will have to meet again next week in the The Court Yard Hotel Leixlip Intermediate Football Championship after...

Friday, 05/05/17 - 11:02pm Read More

Familiar foes meet again as champions begin bid for three-in-a-row

FOR the fourth year in a row, Sarsfields will play Maynooth in the Senior Championship when the teams meet in...

Friday, 05/05/17 - 10:20am Read More

Farrell looking for Castledermot to improve again

THERE won’t be many people tipping Castledermot to beat Athy this weekend but Gavin Farrell knows that his side are...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 4:06pm Read More

Mulhall keen to make up for lost time

DARROCH Mulhall must have had a wry smile this year as youngsters like Ben McCormack and Chris Healy took their...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 3:56pm Read More

Huge boost for Kildare GAA with Brophy set to return

KILDARE GAA received a huge boost with the news that Paddy Brophy is to bring to an end his career...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 3:01pm Read More

Kildare hurlers not taking anything for granted against Mayo

LOOKING at their respective Allianz National Hurling League records, you would think that Kildare will have little trouble in overcoming...

Friday, 21/04/17 - 11:00am Read More

National Sport

Fans send sinister message to Roma players as dummies found hanging by Colosseum

Dummies wearing replica jerseys of three Roma players were found hanging from a pedestrian walkway in Rome following the club’s 3-1 recent defeat to local rivals Lazio. The sinister display was accompanied by a large banner, which read: “Un consiglio...

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Listen to Ray Wilkins and Neil Custis at each other’s throats over Marcus Rashford’s free-kick

Football is often the source of hot debate, but an exchange between former footballer Ray Wilkins and Sun football writer...

Friday, 05/05/17 - 11:16am Read More

Morgan Schneiderlin will miss Everton’s trip to Swansea

Everton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin will not be fit for the trip to Swansea. The Frenchman missed last weekend’s defeat to...

Friday, 05/05/17 - 10:07am Read More

Granit Xhaka set to miss out as Arsenal face Manchester United

Arsenal are likely to be without Granit Xhaka for their Premier League clash at home to Manchester United on Sunday....

Friday, 05/05/17 - 9:17am Read More

Ronan O’Gara says his next move won’t be back home

Ronan O’Gara expects to move to another job outside Ireland when he eventually leaves Paris. In his column in Friday’s...

Friday, 05/05/17 - 8:14am Read More

Fans’ concern as diver Tom Daley posts hospital bed picture before wedding

Diver Tom Daley has concerned fans by sharing a picture of himself in a hospital bed ahead of his wedding....

Friday, 05/05/17 - 7:04am Read More

No holiday for Anthony Joshua as he prepares to return to training on Monday

Anthony Joshua will return to training on Monday in the wake of his thrilling win over Wladimir Klitschko. The British...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 11:56pm Read More

Everyone was very pleasantly surprised by the A-Team theme tune playing at Celta Vigo v Manchester United

Even non-football fans would have enjoyed being in the stands at Celta Vigo’s stadium tonight as the football match between...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 11:21pm Read More

Marcus Rashford secures precious away goal for Man United

Celta Vigo 0 Manchester United 1 Marcus Rashford’s splendid free-kick secured Manchester United a hard-fought win at Celta Vigo to...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 10:29pm Read More

Athlone Town players to be interviewed about ‘irregular betting patterns’ report

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) is to interview players and staff from Athlone Town FC after receiving a UEFA...

Thursday, 04/05/17 - 8:18pm 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