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The victorious Ballyduff team. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Ballyduff Make It A League And Championship Double

October 29, 2017 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the Credit Union County Hurling League Final 2017 between Ballyduff and Kilmoyley yesterday… Ballyduff 4-12 Kilmoyley 3-12 Kilmoyley, even though understrength, powered into the lead when within a minute of the start, Maurice O’Connor blasted past Pa Enright who was deputising for PJ Gorman. Daniel O’Carroll […]

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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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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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Shannon Quinlan from Balllyduf with the lock of hair cut off at Changes Hair and Beauty Salon in Listowel.

Shannon’s A Little Princess For Getting Hair Cut To Benefit Charity

October 7, 2017 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

A THIRD class pupil decided to do something special on Friday, when she got her long hair cut off in aid of the Little Princess Trust charity…and she raised over €800 as well! Nine-year-old Shannon Quinlan from Ballyduff decided to get the hair cut after seeing how a relative of […]

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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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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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John Hussey gets his shot away. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lixnaw Looking Very Good As They Make Semi-Finals

July 17, 2017 at 10:37 am Comments are Disabled

Lixnaw are in the semi-finals after convincingly beating Ballyduff yesterday in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 2B clash at Austin Stack Park yesterday… Lixnaw 3-19 Ballyduff 1-16 I had suggested in my preview of this game that Lixnaw would come out the right side of this game and so […]

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Shane Brick celebrates at the final whistle with a Kilmoyley man. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

REPORT/PHOTOS: Champions Kilmoyley Deservedly Retain Their Title Against Resilient Ballyduff

September 25, 2016 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

It may have been close, but in the end the champions prevailed and Kilmoyley won the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship for 2016 deservedly says Mike O’Halloran… Kilmoyley 1-18 Ballyduff 2-13 Kilmoyley has now joined Ballyduff in winning 24 Kerry hurling Championship titles after overcoming Ballyduff in an entertaining game played in mixed conditions […]

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

PREVIEW: Who Knows What Will Happen At The County Final Replay?

September 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Kilmoyley and Ballyduff have it all to do again in Saturday’s Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final replay at Austin Stack Park (throw-in 5pm). Mike O’Halloran ponders how it will go… THE lyrics of the old Johnny Nash song go; “There are more questions than answers and the more I find out the […]

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The Ballyduff 1991 county championship winning team presented at half-time during the game. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ballyduff Champions Of 1991 Honoured At Austin Stack Park

September 12, 2016 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

AS is customary during the half-time break on county final day, the Jubilee team of 25 years ago was honoured. This year it was the turn of the Ballyduff hurlers of 1991 who beat Kenmare in the final by 0-11 to 0-7. The huge Ballyduff contingent present especially showed their appreciation of […]

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

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kilmoyley And Ballyduff To Do It All Again…Hallelujah!

September 11, 2016 at 9:51 pm 1 comment

The Kerry hurling’s ‘El Clasico’ delivered at Austin Stack Park today, watched by Mike O’Halloran… Ballyduff 2-14 Kilmoyley 1-17 El Clasico Ciarrai, was in danger of being blown and washed away by elements in Austin Stack Park today, only for the great talent and skill of two great teams to […]

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Ballyduff's, Adrian Boyle, about to grab possession. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: Kerry Hurling’s ‘El Clasico’ Is Set To Be Just That

September 10, 2016 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran is looking forward to what promises to be a titanic battle for the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC title tomorrow in Austin Stack Park (throw-in 3.30pm)… El Clasico is the name given to the game between the giants of Spanish soccer, Real Madrid and Barcelona, but a classic of our […]

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Meet The Ballyduff Players Aiming To Topple The Champions On Sunday

Meet The Ballyduff Players Aiming To Topple The Champions On Sunday

September 8, 2016 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYDUFF will be chomping at the bit for a go at the champions on Sunday as they bid to make it 25 county senior titles. They’re trying to stop Kilmoyley equalling their total of 24 championships at the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC Final at Austin Stack Park with a 3.30pm throw-in. They’re […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Ballyduff Coast Into County Final After Beating Lacklustre Abbeydorney

REPORT/PHOTOS: Ballyduff Coast Into County Final After Beating Lacklustre Abbeydorney

August 15, 2016 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Ballyduff snuff out Abbeydorney’s challenge yesterday, to reach the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final next month… Ballyduff  1-20 Abbeydorney 0-11 In my preview, I tipped Ballyduff to win this encounter with Abbeydorney, but I did not expect that the margin would be so wide. After the first two […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Champions Kilmoyley Look The Part In Defeat Of Ballyduff

REPORT/PHOTOS: Champions Kilmoyley Look The Part In Defeat Of Ballyduff

June 27, 2016 at 4:12 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Kilmoyley easily get the better of Ballyduff in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC first round game at Abbeydorney on Sunday… Kilmoyley 2-18 Ballyduff 0-18 I SAID in my preview that it had to be “now or not for a while” for Ballyduff and after their efforts against the […]

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Action from Kilmoyley v Ballyduff in 2015. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: Champions Kilmoyley To Find It Tough Against Ballyduff This Sunday

June 23, 2016 at 5:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, on the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC first round clash between Ballyduff and Kilmoyley this Sunday in Abbeydorney… On Sunday the championship action moves to the pristine pitch in Abbeydorney where Ballyduff take on Kilmoyley at 12 noon, this is a repeat of last year at this […]

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Action from Kilmoyley v Ballyduff in 2015. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS/REPORT: Kilmoyley Reach Final After Victory Over Ballyduff

August 31, 2015 at 12:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final in Abbeydorney on Sunday evening… Kilmoyley 2-24 Ballyduff 2-12 INJURIES to a great servant of Ballyduff, David O’Grady and Kilmoyley’s Tom Murnane, held up the game twice during the first half with the second half starting late to facilitate the removal from the […]

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Crotta's, Sean Weir, attempts a hook on Kilmoyley's, Ian Brick. Photo by Dermot Crean.

HURLING: Will It Be Ballyduff Or Kilmoyley In The Final?

August 25, 2015 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

  Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, on the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry SHC semi-final this Sunday in Abbeydorney (6pm), where Kilmoyley and St Brendan’s do battle… We are just a little over a month away from the Garvey’s SuperValu Senior Hurling Championship Final on September 27. Next weekend we will see the four semi-finalists […]

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Kilmoyley's Daniel Collins lines up a shot earlier in the championship. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

The Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Finals Pairings Have Been Made

August 18, 2015 at 5:19 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Draw for the Garvey’s Supervalu Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Finalss have been made. Dates and times for fixtures have as yet to be decided. Kilmoyley v Ballyduff Lixnaw v St Brendans Last year’s finalists, Lixnaw and Kilmoyley, went into the draw seeded. Champions Lixnaw, remain the only side in […]

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Action from the match on Tuesday night. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

PHOTOS: Ballyduff Advance After Beating Crotta In Extra Time

August 5, 2015 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on an exciting Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SFC clash between Ballyduff and Crotta O’Neill’s in Lixnaw last night… Ballyduff 2-20 Crotta O’Neill’s 1-17 Crotta have played nearly four hours of hurling in the 2015 championship between draws, extra time and added time. Tonight again, in Lixnaw, they lost […]

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Crotta's, Jordan Conway, heads straight for goal. Photo by Dermot Crean.

HURLING: Kilmoyley And Crotta To Come Through C’ship Ties

August 2, 2015 at 6:59 am Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran looks at the Garveys SuperValu Kerry senior hurling championship games on Monday and Tuesday… Abbeydorney will take on Kilmoyley at 6.30pm in Ballyduff with the winners heading to the semi-final, while on Tuesday, Ballyduff will take on fellow losers from the last round Crotta ONeills in Lixnaw also […]

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Hurling: Causeway Too Strong For Depleted Ballyduff Side

Hurling: Causeway Too Strong For Depleted Ballyduff Side

July 20, 2015 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Kilmoyley on Sunday evening for the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship game between Ballyduff and Causeway…  Causeway 2-12 Ballyduff 0-10 Another great welcome awaited the followers of the ancient game when we travelled to one of the most scenic hurling fields in The Kingdom. Again, the folks […]

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Hurling: Who’ll Emerge From Sunday’s Feast Of Championship Hurling?

Hurling: Who’ll Emerge From Sunday’s Feast Of Championship Hurling?

July 15, 2015 at 11:14 am 1 comment

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, looks at the feast of Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship hurling action on the way this Sunday… Crotta O’Neill’s v Kilmoyley, Causeway 1.30pm Kilmoyley are riding high at the top of the County Hurling League and are seeking to get over the hurdle posed […]

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HURLING: St Brendan’s Beat Ballyduff To Win 2014 League Title

HURLING: St Brendan’s Beat Ballyduff To Win 2014 League Title

June 27, 2015 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the delayed playing of the Division 1 County Hurling League Final last night… Ballyduff 1-16 St Brendans  1-24 It is a long time since the Div 1 Hurling County League final was played in June but this was the 2014 competition final. The Kerry GAA Credit […]

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Amanda Griffin, Megan O'Connor, April O'Rourke and Michaela Kavanagh, Ballyduff at the 'Take Me Out' night in aid of Ballyduff Buds Family Resource Centre at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ‘Take Me Out’ Fundraiser In Ballyroe

November 9, 2014 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

A ‘Take Me Out’ fundraiser for the Ballyduff Buds Resource Centre was held at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. The organisers decided to try something new to help fund the vital service in the north Kerry village. “With all the cuts coming in, funding is essential so we said we’d […]

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