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About to make a great save at the Na Gaeil Cúl Camp on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Talent Shines At Na Gaeil And John Mitchels Cúl Camps

July 8, 2017 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

HUNDREDS of young GAA fans were put through their paces at Cúl Camps around the county during the week. In Tralee there were four clubs holding camps — Austin Stacks, Kerins O’Rahillys, John Mitchels and Na Gaeil — which no doubt hosted Kerry stars of the future. John Mitchels had […]

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Liam Collins comes out of defence with Francis Flaherty in chase. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw Looking Good As They Take Ballyheigue Apart

July 8, 2017 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Lixnaw demolish Ballyheigue in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 1 tie in Austin Stack Park on Friday night… Lixnaw 1-26 Ballyheigue 1-8 In my preview of this this game I expressed concern that Ballyheigue might struggle against a very slick Lixnaw outfit and so they did. […]

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PREVIEW: Hard To Choose Between Ballyduff And Abbeydorney

PREVIEW: Hard To Choose Between Ballyduff And Abbeydorney

July 7, 2017 at 10:40 am Comments are Disabled

Abbeydorney and Ballyduff clash in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 1 tie this Saturday in Austin Stack Park (5.30pm). Mike O’Halloran looks at both teams’ chances… Ballyduff take on Abbeydorney in the final game of the first round,. Last year Abbeydorney opened their account with a well deserved win […]

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Sky Sports Soccer Presenters Enjoy Tralee Pub’s Hospitality On Kerry Visit

Sky Sports Soccer Presenters Enjoy Tralee Pub’s Hospitality On Kerry Visit

July 6, 2017 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS should be good craic. Sky Sports soccer presenters Chris Kamara and Jeff Stelling  are in Kerry for a special engagement out west. The two lads also enjoyed a drink in Sean Og’s Pub on Bridge Street last night where they posed with locals for photos.   It’s part of […]

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5k Fundraising Event From Connolly Park This Sunday

5k Fundraising Event From Connolly Park This Sunday

July 6, 2017 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks Senior Men’s team have organised a 5K fun run/walk/Jog this Sunday for an Irish team over in the US. The event is being arranged to fundraise and support the Irish Powerchair team who are playing in the FIFA World Cup in Orlando. The club’s Senior Team Manager, Pat Flanagan, and his […]

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John Griffin of Lixnaw is first to the sliotar during the Ballyheigue v Lixnaw Kerry Senior Championship game in Abbeydorney on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PREVIEW: Lixnaw Should Have Too Much For Ballyheigue

July 6, 2017 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran previews the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 1 tie between Lixnaw and Ballyheigue this Friday night at Austin Stack Park (7.30pm)… Very little hope is given to Ballyheigue this season, as they seem to be struggling badly to get numbers training and finding it difficult to field a […]

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Padraig Harrington Names Two Kerry Golf Courses Among His Irish Favourites

Padraig Harrington Names Two Kerry Golf Courses Among His Irish Favourites

July 5, 2017 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

PADRAIG Harrington has named two Kerry courses among his Top 5 in Ireland, but Rory McIlroy didn’t include any when asked for his choices, according to a story in the International edition of the New York Times yesterday. Speaking before the Irish Open which begins tomorrow, Padraig Harrington, the two-time […]

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Paul Has A Pep In His Step After Meeting Man City Manager

Paul Has A Pep In His Step After Meeting Man City Manager

July 5, 2017 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

PAUL Galvin may be a Man United fan, but he was honoured to meet Man City’s managerial maestro this morning. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss, Pep Guardiola, was in Ireland and bumped into the ex-Kerry player and current fashion designer. Paul even managed to pass on some of […]

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Transplant Team Ireland member Con Brosnan from Killarney after returning to Dublin airport with supporters Teresa and Pat Looney on Sunday.

Kerryman Returns Home After World Transplant Games Experience

July 4, 2017 at 5:43 pm Comments are Disabled

A KERRYMAN who was a member of Transplant Team Ireland at the World Transplant Games in Malaga said he really enjoyed the experience. Con Brosnan from Killarney was part of the 27 members of Team Ireland who can take pride in their performances at the 21st World Transplant Games in Spain. It […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

July 4, 2017 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 2nd July  Master Classic 9 sponsored by Adams Garage 1st : Eoghan O’Donnell (3) 41 Points 2nd : Niall Sheehy (19) 40 Points 3rd : Paudie O’Keefe (10) 39 Points 4th : Martin Mitchell (12) 38 Points 5th : Noel Carr (27) 36 Points 6th : Fergal O’Sullivan (-1) 36 […]

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Friends Of University Hospital Kerry Look Forward To Night At The Dogs Fundraiser

Friends Of University Hospital Kerry Look Forward To Night At The Dogs Fundraiser

July 4, 2017 at 12:37 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S always a major night of fun and entertainment as Friends of University Hospital Kerry  get set for their annual Gala Benefit Night this weekend. Sponsored by Kerry Group, the event will take place on Friday, July 7, at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. This year marks the 27th anniversary of the fundraising programme, which has raised […]

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The Kerry Camogie Panel. (File Photo)

REPORT: Kerry Edge Armagh In Junior All-Ireland Camogie Opener

July 3, 2017 at 5:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Diarmuid Kearney reports from Athletic Grounds Armagh on Kerry’s win over Armagh in the All Ireland Junior Camogie Championship on Saturday… Kerry 0-11 Armagh 0-10 Kerry managed to get their 2017 Liberty Insurance Junior All Ireland Camogie Championship campaign off to a winning start as they got the better of […]

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James O'Donoghue on the attack. Photo by Dermot Crean

Vote For Jamesie In GAA.ie’s Football Player Of The Week

July 3, 2017 at 3:09 pm Comments are Disabled

WE think he deserves to win this, but then again we’re a bit biased. James O’Donoghue had a storming game yesterday scoring seven points in Kerry’s win over Cork in the Munster Final in Killarney. This has resulted in a GAA.ie Football Player of The Week nomination, alongside Eoin Cleary […]

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Fionn Fitzgerald and Johnny Buckley lift the cup. Photo by Will Nolan

PHOTOS: Munster Final Day In Killarney Is Always Special

July 3, 2017 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

YOU can’t beat Munster final day in Killarney…especially when it’s Kerry against Cork! With over 30,000 people converging on town for the occasion, it created a very special atmosphere with great colour splashed in the stands and terraces of Fitzgerald Stadium. The weather gods were kind too and when rain […]

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Kerry team in the parade before the game. Photo by Dermot Crean

Twitter Had Its Say On Kerry And Cork In The Munster Final

July 3, 2017 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

Yesterday saw a superb performance by Kerry to overcome Cork in the Munster Final by an impressive scoreline of 1-23 to 0-15. Twitter had its say and it wasn’t kind to the Rebels… …or Colm Cooper. Aw Des! Gardai in Killarney searching for missing hotel curtains… 😉#KERRYvCORK pic.twitter.com/wq6oPFYfs9 — Des […]

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David Griffin breaks away tackled by Paul McGrath. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Causeway And St Brendan’s Can’t Be Separated

July 2, 2017 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched on in Austin Stack Park as St Brendan’s and Causeway served up an entertaining Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship opening tie.. Causeway 3-15 St Brendan’s 2-18 (After Extra Time) Causeway did not present themselves for the customary pre-match photo but they did provide the spectators with […]

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Daniel Collins has his eye on the sliotar.  Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Crotta Offer Little Resistance As Kilmoyley Ease Into Next Round

July 2, 2017 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Kilmoyley get the better of Crotta O’Neills in Austin Stack Park yesterday evening in the opening round of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… Kilmoyley 3-16  Crotta O’Neills 0-14  Kilmoyley are going in the front door this year in their attempt to win The Neilus Flynn […]

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Alan Freeman (seated second from left) accepts his lotto winnings from Ballymacelligott GAA Club Chairman, Jeremiah Lynch at Glenduff Manor on Friday evening. Also included, back from left are; Noelle O'Brien, Padraig Laide, Mike Sweeney, Katie Leen, Paula Silles and Tony Silles. Seated; Tom Leen (President), and Laura Freeman. In front; Blake Leen, With James and Evan Freeman. Photo by Dermot Crean

Alan Scoops Thousands In Ballymac Lotto Draw

July 1, 2017 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was happiness in the Freeman household last night as they collected a cheque for a cool €8,200 thanks to Ballymacelligott GAA. Tralee native, Alan Freeman, of Freeman Electrical Services, has lived with his family in Kielduff since 2008. He bought his the Ballymac GAA annual lotto ticket in early […]

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Five Killarney Pubs To Visit On Munster Final Day

Five Killarney Pubs To Visit On Munster Final Day

July 1, 2017 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Munster Final is a glorious occasion for fans of Kerry and Cork fans and – let’s not be coy here – there’s a lot of socialising and carousing to be done before and after the game. So if you’re heading over to Killarney tonight or tomorrow, you could do […]

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The Kerry Minor Team To Face Clare On Sunday Has Been Named

The Kerry Minor Team To Face Clare On Sunday Has Been Named

June 30, 2017 at 8:05 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry minor team to play Clare in Sunday’s Munster Minor Football Championship Final at Fitzgerald Stadium on Sunday next, shows one change in personnel from the side that defeated Cork in the semi-final back in May Sean O’Leary returns from injury in place of Na Gaeil’s Ryan O’Neill at […]

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David Moran, gave a dominant display in midfield. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Here’s The Kerry Side To Battle With The Rebels

June 30, 2017 at 8:01 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S a case of two Tralee men in and two Tralee men back on the bench as the Kerry Senior Football Team to play Cork in the Munster final on Sunday next shows two changes from the side that defeated Clare in the semi final. David Moran is back in […]

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WATCH: A Bird’s-Eye View Of Kerins O’Rahillys Against Dr Crokes

WATCH: A Bird’s-Eye View Of Kerins O’Rahillys Against Dr Crokes

June 29, 2017 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

IF there’s any seagulls out there with an interest in the GAA, this is what they see around Strand Road on match day. The wonderful Eagle Sky Media had their drone in the air for the county league clash between Kerins O’Rahillys and Dr Crokes two weeks ago and the […]

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Jack Savage in action. Photo by Dermot Crean

Jack Savage Out For Sunday After Undergoing Appendectomy

June 28, 2017 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY and Kerins O’Rahillys star Jack Savage is expected to be ruled out for Sunday’s Munster Final against Cork after undergoing an appendectomy. According to Tony Leen of the Irish Examiner, the forward underwent the procedure yesterday in hospital. The Kerry team will be announced on Friday evening at 8pm. […]

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Kilmoyley's, Darren Twomey, comes under pressure from Crotta's, Tomas O'Connor and Shane Nolan. Photo by Dermot Crean.

PREVIEW: Who Will Win The Opening Kerry SHC Games This Saturday?

June 28, 2017 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to the Garveys SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship 2017 opening games this weekend in Tralee… Action in the Garveys SuperValu senior hurling championship begins on July 1st when Crotta O’Neills take on the 2016 champions Kilmoyley at 5.30pm in Austin Stack Park. All games in the competition […]

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Tralee Golf Club

Tralee Golf Club News

June 27, 2017 at 3:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Men’s Results: 1st : Kelan O’Connor (18) 42 Points 2nd : Ned O’Shea Jnr (12) 40 Points 3rd : Alan M O’Sullivan (8) 40 Points 4th : Des O’Halloran (15) 39 Points 5th : Ronan Shanahan (15) 38 Points Best Gross: David Fitzgerald (2) 32 Points 18+ Handicap:  Mike Galvin (18) […]

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General Manager of Lee Strand, John O'Sullivan with finalists Yvonne O'Reilly, Sinead Hayes, Joanne Wharton O'Sullivan, Agne Kremenskiene and Judge Lisa Cannon, at the Dawn Milk Ladies Day at Killarney Races on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ladies Day, Roses, GAA Legends And Much More At Killarney Races

June 27, 2017 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

STYLISH ladies, dapper gents, a beautiful bunch of Roses and hugely popular Kerry GAA legends will be out in force at Killarney’s July Racing Festival. The four-day festival will commence on Monday, July 17 with a family evening which will feature a very special celebration to pay tribute to Kerry […]

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Castlegregory Golf Club Captain, Tommy King (centre) at the presentation of the Captain's Prize in the Station House, Blennerville, on Sunday night. From left: Aidan Smith (3rd), President Eddie Hanafin (2nd and Past Captain's winner), Alan O'Connor (1st) and Noel McCoy (Front 9).

Alan’s Super Comeback Wins Him Castlegregory Golf Club Captain’s Prize

June 27, 2017 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

CASTLEGREGORY Golf Club Captain Tommy King hosted his Captain’s Prize on Saturday and Sunday last, June 24/25, the format for which was 18 holes stableford. Close to 100 members and guests pitted themselves against the vagaries of the weather on a course which was splendidly presented by course staff. First […]

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Two Kerry Runners To Take Part In 24-Hour Race

Two Kerry Runners To Take Part In 24-Hour Race

June 26, 2017 at 11:50 am Comments are Disabled

THERE will be two Kerry runners competing in the Energia 24 Hour Race this weekend. Excitement is building for the race, which will take place on Saturday, July 1 in Victoria Park, Belfast. The two Kerrymen competing are Killarney man Denis Keane from Marathon Club Ireland and John Starrett from St Brendan’s AC […]

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Heather Needs Your Votes For National Award

Heather Needs Your Votes For National Award

June 26, 2017 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

AN employee of Kingdom Greyhound Stadium has been nominated for a national award and needs your votes to win it. Heather Hartley, has been shortlisted for the “In House Events Person of the Year” at the Events Industry People Awards 2017. Heather has made it to the final three from […]

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Kerry Junior Team To Face Cork On Tuesday Named

Kerry Junior Team To Face Cork On Tuesday Named

June 25, 2017 at 9:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Junior Football Team to play Cork in the Munster Junior Football Final at Páirc Uí Rinn on Tuesday has been named. The side to take on the Rebels at 7.30pm is unchanged from the side that defeated Limerick in the semi final. The team contains seven players who […]

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