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The captain shake hands before the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lady’s Walk Prevail Over Duagh In Kerry Junior Hurling Final

September 9, 2017 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the Kerry Junior Hurling Championship Final on Friday night in Abbeydorney… Lady’s Walk 3-17 Duagh 0-4 In the final of the Kerry Junior Hurling Championship Lady’s Walk overcame a never say die Duagh team in a one sided game played in Abbeydorney. In fairness the scoreboard dose […]

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The Kerry U21B hurling panel.  Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PREVIEW: Kerry Team To Face Wicklow In All-Ireland Final Named

September 8, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran can’t see anything other than a Kerry win this weekend as the team to face Wicklow in the All-Ireland Under 21B final… The Kerry U21 hurling team take on Wicklow in the final of The All Ireland Under 21 B Hurling on Saturday at 1pm in Thurles and […]

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PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

August 30, 2017 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks juvenile teams are on a high of late with numerous titles won over the past few months. With this being the centenary year of the club, they decided to mark the success by gathering in the clubhouse on Tuesday night to capture the teams for posterity. The […]

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Mikey Boyle gets his shot away despite Dougie Fitzell's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hurling Championship Semi-Finals To Be A Double-Header

August 29, 2017 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE dates and times for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Semi Finals were decided at the County CCC meeting on Monday night. It will be a double-header in Austin Stack Park on Sunday, September 24, where Lixnaw will play St Brendans at 2pm followed by Kilmoyley against Ballyduff at 3.45pm. […]

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Michael O'Leary on the run with Eric Leen giving chase. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: St Brendan’s Advance After Epic Battle With Abbeydorney

August 28, 2017 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched an enthralling contest yesterday in Austin Stack Park in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 3 replay… Abbeydorney 2-18 St Brendan’s 1-22 Heartbreak once again for Abbeydorney when the width of the post denied them at the end of extra time. Again Abbeydorney and St Brendan’s could […]

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Kelly Donovan, Grace Stack, Louise Crowley, Hayley Donovan and Maggie Walsh at the Austin Stacks Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More From Austin Stacks’ ‘Strictly’ Night In The Dome (Part 2)

August 27, 2017 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we brought you the news that Kevin Cotter and Norma O’Connor were crowned Austin Stacks ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2017 champions (click here for previous story). The seventh annual event was another resounding success in the Dome as over 1,000 people enjoyed a great evening. It was also a stylish […]

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Elizabeth Koch, Angela Moloney, Joan Hill and Mairead O'Carroll before the start of the Na Gaeil GAA Club Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fine Weather For The Na Gaeil GAA Club Cycle

August 27, 2017 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

THE big match in Dublin had an effect on the number of participants in this year’s Na Gaeil GAA Club annual cycle. Kerry v Mayo affected numbers at any events held in town on Saturday, but at least it was a nice day for a cycle, as over 60 people took […]

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The opening dance at the Austin Stacks Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kevin And Norma Are The Stacks Strictly Champs (Part 1)

August 27, 2017 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY’LL be celebrating in the Brogue and MJ’s Diner as Kevin Cotter and Norma O’Connor were crowned Austin Stacks ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ champs for 2017 last night. Over 1,000 tickets were sold for the event in the Dome last night and it had all the razzmatazz we’ve come to expect […]

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Here’s The Kerry Team For The Replay With Mayo Tomorrow

Here’s The Kerry Team For The Replay With Mayo Tomorrow

August 25, 2017 at 7:52 pm Comments are Disabled

DONNCHADH Walsh is back in the Kerry senior football team to play Mayo in the All Ireland Senior Football Championship semi-final replay in Croke Park tomorrow. It’s the only change to the side from the drawn game as he comes in instead of the injured Michael Geaney. Otherwise it’s as […]

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Jack O’Shea Inducted Into GAA Hall Of Fame

Jack O’Shea Inducted Into GAA Hall Of Fame

August 25, 2017 at 2:02 pm Comments are Disabled

HE’S a legend who was such an integral part of the Kerry team of the 70s and 80s who won eight All-Irelands, so it’s no surprise to see Jack O’Shea inducted into the GAA Hall of Fame. The GAA Museum at Croke Park announced the induction of four more players […]

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Crotta O’Neills Faithful To Head To The Dogs This Weekend

Crotta O’Neills Faithful To Head To The Dogs This Weekend

August 23, 2017 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

THE Crotta O’Neills hurling club will head en masse to the dogs this weekend for a major fundraiser. Their 2017 family fundraising Night at the Dogs is on Saturday night in The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium, Tralee. There will be 12 races with the first race at 7:50 pm; there may […]

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The captains meet. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Beat Meath To Reach Under 21B All-Ireland Hurling Final

August 22, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the Bord Gais Energy GAA Hurling All Ireland U21B Semi-Final on Saturday in Semple Stadium to see Kerry take on Meath… Kerry 1-23 Meath 1-9 Kerry ran out easy winners in the end on the scoreline of Kerry 1-23 Meath 1-9, but for a short period at […]

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WATCH: On August 21, 1977, This Happened…

WATCH: On August 21, 1977, This Happened…

August 21, 2017 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

WE witnessed a thriller in Croke Park yesterday between Kerry and Mayo that matched the tension of their replayed semi-final of three years ago. Forty years ago today though, the daddy of all semi-finals took place. Kerry and Dublin met in Croke Park on August 21, 1977. The game is […]

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Sinead O'Connor, Tralee, Katie O'Connor, Currans and Aileen O'Hanrahan, Castleisland, in The Gresham Hotel before the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry Fans Brave The Rain To Support Their Team In Croker

August 21, 2017 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

IT was some contest. The rain teemed down from around 1pm in Dublin, as thousands of Kerry fans made their way to Croke Park on Sunday to watch a pulsating match. They came from all over the county for the clash and their nails received a crude manicure from their […]

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Kerry Minor Side For Clash With Cavan Named

Kerry Minor Side For Clash With Cavan Named

August 18, 2017 at 8:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Minor Football Team to play Cavan in the Electric Ireland GAA All Ireland Minor Football Championship Semi Final at Croke Park on Sunday next shows one change in personnel from the side that defeated Louth in the Quarter Final. Patrick Warren of Gneeveguilla comes in at half back […]

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Anthony Maher, celebrates his second half point. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Mayo On Sunday

August 18, 2017 at 8:51 pm 1 comment

JACK Barry makes way for Anthony Maher as the Kerry to play Mayo in the All-Ireland senior football championship semi-final in Croke Park on Sunday has been announced. It shows three changes  from the side that defeated Galway in the quarter-final. Killian Young comes into the full back line in […]

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Kids at the Tralee Parnells GAA Cúl Camp. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Young Hurlers Enjoy Tralee Parnells Cúl Camp Fun

August 18, 2017 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE weather stayed kind at Caherslee all week for the Tralee Parnells GAA Cúl Camp. There were 54 kids from the ages of six to 14 gathered for a week of learning new skills, playing games and having fun. Under the watchful eye of David O’Dea, Hurling Games Development Administrator […]

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Come on!...Paul Geaney salutes the Kerry crowd on the terraces after he put Kerry two points ahead in the second period of extra time. Photo by Dermot Crean

WATCH: Six Memorable Moments From Kerry V Mayo Down The Years

August 17, 2017 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

SUNDAY’S game against Mayo is being eagerly anticipated among Kerry fans and with good reason. Apart from a few notable occasions (2014, 1996, 1997) Kerry v Mayo has had the ability to produce a stroll in Croke Park for the Kingdom and nightmares for men from the west and we have […]

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Mayo fan Joe Deacy who died at the weekend.

Mayo Fans Ask Kerry Supporters To Take Part In Tribute At Croke Park On Sunday

August 16, 2017 at 4:05 pm Comments are Disabled

A GROUP of Mayo fans are trying to organise a minute’s applause tribute to a Mayo supporter who died last weekend and they are appealing for Kerry fans to take part. ‘Cáirde Mhaigheo London’ posted on Facebook that they are appealing to all fans to stand up and applaud Joseph […]

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Repro Free pictures from the Rose of Tralee international Festival . Dathi O'Se from RTE was on hand at Malahide Castle in Dublin for the launch of this years 2017 Rose of Tralee . Pictured Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony and Sandara Ganley Mayo Rose .are all set for the big game in Dublin on Sunday Next .

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Extra Train Added For Kerry Fans Going To Dublin On Sunday

August 16, 2017 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

IRISH Rail are putting on an extra train to Dublin on Sunday morning to facilitate fans for the Kerry games in Croke Park on Sunday. There will also be extra carriages on the 7.10am service to Heuston so there will be some 800 extra train seats for Kerry GAA fans […]

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Coach Andrea Murphy with kids at the Cúl Camp at St Pat's GAA Club on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: St Pat’s GAA’s Young Stars Show Their Skills At Cúl Camp

August 12, 2017 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE weather may not have been kind at times during the week, but it didn’t matter for football-mad youngsters in Blennerville. St Pat’s GAA Club held its annual Cúl Camp and there was a good turnout during the week. “We had rain on Tuesday and Wednesday, but yesterday was fine […]

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Grainne O'Sullivan, Catherine O'Sullivan, Amy Quirke

PHOTOS: Meet The Couples In Austin Stacks ‘Strictly Come Dancing’

August 12, 2017 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S gonna be another night to remember! The Austin Stacks club has revealed the dancers who will take to the boards of the Dome in over two weeks time for their annual  Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser. It’s a huge night for the Rockies with hundreds of people attending every year […]

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Kilymoyley's Shane Conway shoots at goal, followed by John Buckley of Lixnaw. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Hurling Teams Named And Kerry SHC Semi-Final Draw Made

August 11, 2017 at 12:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry teams for the All Ireland Under 21 “B” Championship and All Ireland Minor “B” championship were announced last night for their games against Donegal and Kildare respectively. The draw for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Semi finals was also made last night and sees champions Kilmoyley come up against Ballyduff. […]

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Tralee Players Named On Kerry U17 Side For All-Ireland Semi-Final

August 10, 2017 at 9:36 pm Comments are Disabled

FOUR players from Tralee clubs will start in the Kerry Under 17 Football Team to play Roscommon in the All Ireland semi final at Cusack Park Ennis on Saturday next (2pm). The side shows three changes  from the team that defeated Cork in the Munster Final back in May. Donagh […]

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PHOTOS: Rain Fails To Deter Mighty Young Rockies From Summer Camp

PHOTOS: Rain Fails To Deter Mighty Young Rockies From Summer Camp

August 8, 2017 at 4:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY’RE made of stern stuff up in Austin Stacks. The rain may have poured down this morning, but kids turned out in their droves at Connolly Park for the annual summer camp. Coaches were on hand to help the boys and girls hone their skills while having great fun at […]

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WATCH: The Sky Soccer Lads Learn From The Master

WATCH: The Sky Soccer Lads Learn From The Master

August 7, 2017 at 9:22 pm Comments are Disabled

SO you’ve seen the first episode of Sky Sports’ Jeff Stelling and Chris Kamara’s visit to Kerry where they arrived at Kerry Airport. Now the lads make their way to Dingle where they get some commentating advice from the master, Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh. Watch it below…

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Padraig O'Grady celebrates at the final whistle. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Ballyduff Snatch Victory Over Causeway With Late Goal

August 7, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Ballyduff’s late show snuff out Causeway’s challenge in the Round 3 Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC clash on Sunday afternoon in Austin Stack Park… Ballyduff 1-10   Causeway 0-12 Ballyduff had played with the aid of a stiff wind in the first half but it was Causeway from […]

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REPORT: Stalemate Between St Brendan’s And Abbeydorney

REPORT: Stalemate Between St Brendan’s And Abbeydorney

August 6, 2017 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on stalemate between rivals St Brendans and Abbeydorney last night in the Round 3 Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC clash… St Brendan’s 1-12 Abbeydorney 1-12 There was no separating these two after 69 minutes of poor hurling. St Brendan’s played with a fairly stiff breeze in the first […]

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Kerry star Jack Savage with cousins Elliot and Taylor Savage  at Kerins O'Rahillys GAA Club summer camp on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry Stars Drop Into Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Summer Camp

August 5, 2017 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a fantastic week of fun at Kerins O’Rahillys as around 160 kids attended their annual summer camp at Ballyrickard. The club ran from 10am to 2pm from Monday to Friday and cost just €25 which was great value as the kids learnt new skills and met new friends. […]

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Young players at the Ballymacelligott GAA Cúl Camp on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Fun At Ballymacelligott GAA Cúl Camp

August 5, 2017 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

THE weather held for the main part this week as a huge number of kids ranging in ages from five to 13 took part in the Ballymacelligott GAA Club Cúl Camp. “I thought it would be a washout today but it’s fine now,” said head coach, Lorraine Scanlon of Knocknagoshel […]

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