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Action from the match. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Ballyduff V Lixnaw County Final In Pictures

October 16, 2017 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

BALLYDUFF was the place to be last night as the village celebrated Kerry Senior Hurling Championship title number 25. After over 120 minutes of hurling they overcame Lixnaw in another epic battle. The two teams can be proud of their performances. Here’s some images from the game…

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PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

October 15, 2017 at 9:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Ballyduff and  Lixnaw play out another thriller in Tralee this afternoon with Ballyduff taking title No.25… Ballyduff 4-13 Lixnaw 1.-19 Unlike last week the replay of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final was an absolute cracking match with Ballyduff coming out on top after an enthralling contest. […]

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Phil O'Mahony, Mary Ellen Hurley, Kayleigh O'Mahony and Amy Conway at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Centenary Gala Dinner at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Celebration Of Austin Stacks History At Gala Dinner

October 15, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

NEARLY 300 people were in The Rose Hotel on Saturday night for the Austin Stacks Centenary Gala Dinner Celebration. The rockies were treated to a champagne reception followed by a delicious dinner and some great entertainment from ‘Keep In Touch’ and DJ Francie Breen. There was also a discussion on […]

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Brendan Brosnan clears the ball despite Paul O'Carroll's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw And Ballyduff To Do It All Again

October 9, 2017 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on a Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final where both teams will have learnt a lot for the replay… Lixnaw 1-18 Ballyduff 2-15 They said it was going to be close and I had predicted a win for Lixnaw by a point or two, but it ended up all […]

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Crotta Retain Minor Title Despite Gallant Effort By Abbbeydorney/Parnells

Crotta Retain Minor Title Despite Gallant Effort By Abbbeydorney/Parnells

October 9, 2017 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on the Kerry Minor Hurling Championship Final on Sunday at Austin Stack Park… Crotta O’Neills 1-14 Abbeydorney/Parnells 1-13 In a game that held all the drama to the very end, Crotta made it two in a row after Donal Hunt got in for a goal at the […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Blues Bow Out As South Kerry Advance To Final

REPORT/PHOTOS: Blues Bow Out As South Kerry Advance To Final

October 7, 2017 at 7:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahillys 1-8 South Kerry 0-12 THE Eirsport executive who suggested the channel cover this Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-final must have been sweating after the first 15 minutes of the game, such was the poor fare on offer from both teams. Kerins O’Rahillys and South Kerry are both better than […]

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Colm Cooper at the launch of his autobiography in the Gleneagle Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Attend Launch Of Colm Cooper’s Autobiography

October 6, 2017 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

MORE than 800 people were in Killarney’s Gleneagle Hotel last night for the launch of Colm Cooper’s autobiography. The Kerry GAA legend signed copies of ‘Gooch’ for up to two hours before taking the stage where MC Michael Lyster interviewed Colm about the book and his career. Also interviewed were […]

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David Clifford about to take the stage at the Kerry minor team homecoming at Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

David Clifford Is Staying In Kerry

October 6, 2017 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

ACCORDING to media reports this morning, Kerry minor football star David Clifford will be staying in the county and will not be disappearing down under to the AFL. After talks with Eamonn Fitzmaurice, the 18-year-old forward will attempt to make inroads into the Kerry senior team this coming year says […]

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Colin Sheehy gets a shot away while Gary O'Brien tries a block. Photo by Dermot Crean

County Final Preview: Ballyduff v Lixnaw Is An Impossible One To Call

October 4, 2017 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran previews the Garveys SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Final this Sunday between Ballyduff and Lixnaw (3pm)… Ballyduff face off against Lixnaw in the Garveys SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Final. This is the seventh time they meet in the final, in the previous six outing the boys from Ballyduff have come […]

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REPORT: Warriors’ Winning Ways Continue In Galway

REPORT: Warriors’ Winning Ways Continue In Galway

October 3, 2017 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantrell sends us this report from Garvey’s Tralee Warriors win on the road last Saturday night… Maree 74 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 87 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors made it two wins from three in the Super League with a 13-point win over Maree in Oranmore on Saturday night. In a repeat […]

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Ann Eager, Jackie Moriarty, Sheila Power and Noreen Power at the 40th anniversary of the Austin Stacks Ladies 1977 Championship winning team. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The 1977 Championship-Winning Stacks Ladies Team Reunites

October 2, 2017 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

LADIES from the Austin Stacks team which won the County Championship Final against Castleisland Desmonds back in 1977, attended a 40th anniversary celebration on Saturday night. Taking place in the Austin Stacks Clubhouse in Connolly Park, many of the team attended and reminisced about the win and their times on […]

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The Under 11 Austin Stacks team with Sergeant Eileen O'Sullivan, Anthony Moriarty, Garda Aidan O'Mahony and Siobhan Quigley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Young Girls Enjoy Carmel O’Connor Memorial Blitz

October 2, 2017 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

TEN clubs were represented at the 12th annual Carmel O’Connor Memorial Blitz on Saturday in Na Gaeil GAA grounds. There were 12 Under 11 teams from Na Gaeil, Austin Stacks, Kerins O’Rahillys, Ballymac (2), Abbeydorney (2), Scartaglin, Duagh, Listowel Emmets, Castleisland Desmonds and Annascaul clubs and they enjoyed a number […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Na Gaeil Heartache As They Fall To Firies Firepower

REPORT/PHOTOS: Na Gaeil Heartache As They Fall To Firies Firepower

October 1, 2017 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

Firies 3-12 Na Gaeil 0-18 THE agony and the ecstasy. Na Gaeil failed to reach the final of the Junior Premier Championship because they didn’t get goals. It’s a simple way of looking at it, but Firies ability to breach their defence for three-pointers was essentially the difference. That’s not […]

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The Abbeydorney/Parnells squad.

Crotta And Abbeydorney/Parnells To Meet In Minor Hurling Final

October 1, 2017 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched two Kerry Minor Hurling Championship semi-finals in Austin Stack Park yesterday afternoon… Causeway 1-12 Abbeydorney/Parnells 2-12 One must credit Causeway Hurling Club who went on their own in the competition to give their young hurlers a chance to play in the Kerry Minor Hurling Championship, even though they […]

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Live TV Coverage For Kerins O’Rahillys’ Kerry SFC Semi-Final

Live TV Coverage For Kerins O’Rahillys’ Kerry SFC Semi-Final

September 29, 2017 at 7:36 pm 1 comment

IF anyone can’t make it out to Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney next week then they can always catch the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-finals on the box. In what surely is a first, EirSport will screen both the Kerins O’Rahillys v South Kerry and Dr Crokes v West Kerry matches […]

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Eamonn Fitzmaurice Set To Be Kerry Boss For Next Three Years

Eamonn Fitzmaurice Set To Be Kerry Boss For Next Three Years

September 29, 2017 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

EAMONN Fitzmaurice is set to be the Kerry senior team manager up to 2020. In a statement by Tim Murphy, Chairman Kerry County Board on the Kerry GAA website this morning, he says he  will be proposing that Éamonn Fitzmaurice  (in addition to completing his current term  for the coming year) […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys Game To Be The Opener In Championship Double-Header

Kerins O’Rahillys Game To Be The Opener In Championship Double-Header

September 26, 2017 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

KERINS O’Rahillys Garveys Supervalu Kerry SFC semi-final against South Kerry in Fitzgerald Stadium will be the opening game of a double header on Saturday, October 7. It will have a 3pm throw-in and will be followed by Dr Crokes v West Kerry at 4.45pm. The county final will this year be […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Ballyduff Come Back To Knock Out The Champs

REPORT/PHOTOS: Ballyduff Come Back To Knock Out The Champs

September 25, 2017 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

The holders are out after Ballyduff beat Kilmoyley in the Garveys SuperValu Kerry SHC semi final yesterday. Mike O’Halloran reports… Ballyduff 1-17 Kilmoyley 0-16 It was nine minutes before Ballyduff got on the scoreboard with a point from Padraigh Boyle, in the meantime Daniel Collins had three points for Kilmoyley. […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw Advance To Final After Tough Battle With St Brendan’s

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw Advance To Final After Tough Battle With St Brendan’s

September 25, 2017 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Lixnaw book their place in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final at the expense of St Brendan’s yesterday… Lixnaw 1-13 St Brendan’s 2-8   St Brendan’s in this defeat were, to most people’s minds, denied at least two minutes at the end of the game. They were […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys To Face Familiar Opposition In Semi-Final

Kerins O’Rahillys To Face Familiar Opposition In Semi-Final

September 24, 2017 at 6:37 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER their dominant performance in the quarter-final yesterday, Kerins O’Rahillys reward is a meeting with South Kerry in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SFC final on Saturday, October 7. The Strand Road faithful will be happy to have avoided favourites Dr Crokes, but a stern test awaits them from the south. […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Well-Organised West Kerry See Off Stacks

REPORT/PHOTOS: Well-Organised West Kerry See Off Stacks

September 24, 2017 at 6:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Austin Stacks 0-14 West Kerry 1-17 LAST year West Kerry exited Austin Stack Park and the championship after a five point loss to the Rockies. They more than reversed that result on Saturday as their well-organised outfit outplayed the Tralee side who played well below their potential end their season on […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys Firepower Blows East Kerry Out Of Championship

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerins O’Rahillys Firepower Blows East Kerry Out Of Championship

September 24, 2017 at 2:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerins O’Rahillys 3-12 East Kerry 1-6 ANOTHER fine championship performance then from Kerins O’Rahillys, but they’ll know tougher tests are ahead after their victory over East Kerry yesterday. The Tralee side were dominant throughout this Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC quarter-final, but it was remarkable that the half-time scoreline was just 1-7 […]

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Most of the participants in the second John Mitchels GAA Strictly Come Dancing event with Chairman of the Club Denis Mannix and MC Brian Hurley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Meet The John Mitchels GAA ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Contestants

September 23, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S back! After the stunning success of last year’s event in Ballygarry House Hotel, eleven couples will return to the same dancefloor to thrill audiences at the John Mitchels GAA Club ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2017. The couples have been carefully selected and are currently in training for this momentous event […]

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PREVIEW: Kilmoyley Look To Curb Challenge Of Ballyduff In Semi-Final

PREVIEW: Kilmoyley Look To Curb Challenge Of Ballyduff In Semi-Final

September 21, 2017 at 5:23 pm Comments are Disabled

A tense and tough game is on the cards when Ballyduff and Kilmoyley meet on Sunday in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final. Mike O’Halloran sets the scene… Ballyduff and Kilmoyley will renew rivalry after their epic battles last year in the final, where it took over two hours to […]

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Will Kerins O’Rahillys And Austin Stacks Make It To The Semis?

Will Kerins O’Rahillys And Austin Stacks Make It To The Semis?

September 21, 2017 at 5:12 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee clubs will be looking to advance to the semi-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu County Senior Football Championship this Saturday evening at Austin Stack Park. At 4pm, Kerins O’Rahillys face East Kerry who will be hoping their Kerry minor star David Clifford can work his magic, but it’s a different […]

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PREVIEW: A Battle Royal In Prospect Between Lixnaw And St Brendans

PREVIEW: A Battle Royal In Prospect Between Lixnaw And St Brendans

September 21, 2017 at 2:08 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to a fascinating Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final clash between Lixnaw and St Brendan’s this Sunday in Austin Stack Park (2pm)… When Lixnaw face off against St Brendan’s next Sunday it will almost be three months since they played their last game in the Garvey’s SuperValu […]

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Kieran Donaghy places the ball into the net for his first half goal.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kieran Donaghy Among Kerry Nominees For All-Stars

September 21, 2017 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

KIERAN Donaghy and four of his Kerry teammates have been shortlised for the PWC Football All-Stars it was announced this morning. The Tralee man is joined by defenders Tadhg Morley and Paul Murphy and forwards Paul Geaney and James O’Donoghue. Thirteen players from Dublin’s and 12 from Mayo have made the […]

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REPORTS/PHOTOS: Wins For Abbeydorney/Parnells And Crotta In Minor Championship

REPORTS/PHOTOS: Wins For Abbeydorney/Parnells And Crotta In Minor Championship

September 21, 2017 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched two  Kerry County Minor Hurling Championship quarter-final ties at Kilmoyley and Abbeydorney on Wednesday evening… THERE were big wins for both Crotta O’Neill’s and Abbeydorney/Parnells in the minor championship yesterday evening. Abbeydorney/Parnells overcame Kilmoyley in the beautiful sod that is Kilmoyley pitch, given all the rain that […]

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Twitter Was In Absolute Awe Of David Clifford This Afternoon

Twitter Was In Absolute Awe Of David Clifford This Afternoon

September 17, 2017 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

ANOTHER victory for the Kerry minors, another masterclass from David Clifford. The young man from Fossa is a phenomenal talent. He scored four goals in a sensational 60 minutes for Kerry where they beat Derry by 6-17 to 1-8 and Twitter took notice. David Clifford has been trending since the […]

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Diarmuid O'Connor is in midfield for the clash with Louth.

Here’s The Kerry Minor Team Aiming For Four In A Row This Sunday

September 15, 2017 at 7:57 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Minor Football Team to play Derry in the Electric Ireland GAA All Ireland Minor Football Championship Final at Croke Park on Sunday  has been named and it shows one change from the side that defeated Cavan in the semi-final. Jack Griffin of Dr Crokes comes in at full […]

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