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PHOTOS/VIDEO: All The Colour From County Hurling Final Day In Our Photo Gallery

PHOTOS/VIDEO: All The Colour From County Hurling Final Day In Our Photo Gallery

September 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Kilmoyley captured their 23rd county senior hurling title on Sunday when they defeated St Brendan’s in glorious sunshine out in Abbeydorney. We were there to capture the atmosphere of the day in the photos below and the celebrations in this short video…

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PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Crowned Champions With Victory Over Neighbours

PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Crowned Champions With Victory Over Neighbours

September 28, 2015 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Kilmoyley claim the Neilus Flynn Cup with a victory over near neighbours St Brendan’s in Abbeydorney yesterday. Plus action shots from the game below… Kilmoyley 3-15 St Brendan’s 1-13 Kilmoyley have gathered their 23rd Kerry senior hurling title with an emphatic victory over St Brendan’s Ardfert. The Garvey’s […]

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COUNTY FINAL: Meet The Players – St Brendan’s

COUNTY FINAL: Meet The Players – St Brendan’s

September 26, 2015 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

St Brendan’s and Kilmoyley face-off on Sunday in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final. Here’s the St Brendan’s panel out to win the title… Darren Delaney (Captain)  AGE:  25 OCCUPATION:  Gym Instructor SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS: 1 Co. Senior Hurling Championship 2013, 1 Div. 1 Co. Senior Hurling Lg., 2 Co. U-21 […]

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COUNTY FINAL: Abbeydorney Pitch Looking Immaculate For The Final

COUNTY FINAL: Abbeydorney Pitch Looking Immaculate For The Final

September 26, 2015 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran inspects the pitch ahead of Sunday’s Kerry SHC county final in Abbeydorney and he’s really impressed. Also see the parking plan for the final below… As preparation for work with Radio Kerry for the Garveys SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship, I have visited the pitch in Abbeydorney […]

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COUNTY FINAL: Meet The Players – Kilmoyley

COUNTY FINAL: Meet The Players – Kilmoyley

September 25, 2015 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

St Brendan’s and Kilmoyley do battle this Sunday in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final. Here’s the Kilmoyley squad who hope to take the title… SEANIE MURNANE.    AGE 28. TOM MURNANE. AGE. 30 Continued below… SEAN MAUNSELL (CAPTAIN).   AGE 31 FLOR MCCARTHY.  AGE 21 TOMMY MAUNSELL.  AGE 23. […]

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Hurling Preview: A Tough Game To Call On Sunday

Hurling Preview: A Tough Game To Call On Sunday

September 24, 2015 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran assesses both teams’ chances ahead of this Sunday’s Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final in Abbeydorney… Abbeydorney will host the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Final on Sunday, the second time the final will be held outside of Austin Stacks Park. St Brendan’s won that other final in 1990 […]

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Hurling Final: A Sit-Down At The Captain’s Table

Hurling Final: A Sit-Down At The Captain’s Table

September 23, 2015 at 12:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran spoke to the captains of St Brendan’s and Kilmoyley, who face each other in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final this Sunday in Abbeydorney, about the upcoming decider… I spoke to both captains in The Brogue Inn recently over beautiful scones and tea about the upcoming match on Sunday. Both […]

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Abbeydorney To Be The Venue For The County Hurling Final

Abbeydorney To Be The Venue For The County Hurling Final

September 8, 2015 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

  ABBEYDORNEY will be the venue for this year’s Kerry hurling showpiece, the Garveys Supervalu County Senior Hurling Championship final. The Kerry GAA website broke the news yesterday that the county CCC has decided that Abbeydorney will host the match between St Brendans and Kilmoyley to be played on September 27. No curtain raiser […]

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Garvey’s Makes Presentation To Kerry Hurling Championship Caterers

Garvey’s Makes Presentation To Kerry Hurling Championship Caterers

August 31, 2015 at 4:52 pm Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S SuperValu came on board to present the caterers of Abbeydorney, Ballyduff, Causeway, Kilmoyley, Lixnaw with beautiful hampers as a token of their appreciation for the welcome the ladies provided during The Garveys Super Valu Senior Hurling Championship. The hampers were presented to the representatives from the five clubs prior […]

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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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PHOTOS/REPORT: St Brendan’s Book Place In Final After Victory Over Lixnaw

PHOTOS/REPORT: St Brendan’s Book Place In Final After Victory Over Lixnaw

August 30, 2015 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw St Brendan’s advance to the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final after defeating Lixnaw last night in Abbeydorney… St Brendan’s 2-15 Lixnaw 1-12 I had this game down as a draw and up until the 20th minute of the second half, it looked like it might be heading that […]

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Lixnaw's James Flaherty keeps his eye on the ball. Photo by Dermot Crean

HURLING: St Brendan’s And Lixnaw To Do Battle For Final Place

August 26, 2015 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final on Saturday in Abbeydorney (6pm) between St Brendan’s and Lixnaw… St Brendan’s 4-16 Causeway 1-8. That was the scoreline in St Brendan’s absolute demolition of Causeway. The St Brendan’s display that day was awesome in every aspect, they had been beaten […]

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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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Mike’s All Mikadoed-Out As ‘The Great Kerry Hurling Cake-Off’ Continues

Mike’s All Mikadoed-Out As ‘The Great Kerry Hurling Cake-Off’ Continues

August 17, 2015 at 5:29 pm Comments are Disabled

  Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, is continuing to sample the culinary delights and hospitality in north Kerry’s hurling venues during the hurling championship as ‘The Great Kerry Hurling Cake-Off’ continues… THE Great Kerry Hurling Cake Off continues for the next few weeks with the competition hotting up and the caterers […]

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HURLING: St Brendan’s Cruise To Semi-Final As Causeway Collapse

HURLING: St Brendan’s Cruise To Semi-Final As Causeway Collapse

August 17, 2015 at 3:21 pm Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran reports on the St Brendan’s v Causeway, Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC quarter final played on Sunday… St Brendan’s 4-16 Causeway 1-8 St Brendan’s had to drive through floods to get to Kilmoyley after a huge downpour prior to the game, but on arrival at the pitch and […]

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HURLING: Ballyduff Secure Semi-Final Spot After Victory Over Abbeydorney

HURLING: Ballyduff Secure Semi-Final Spot After Victory Over Abbeydorney

August 17, 2015 at 12:13 pm Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran reports on the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC quarter final clash between Ballyduff and Abbeydorney yesterday… Ballyduff 1-17 Abbeydorney 3-9 In my preview I had tipped Ballyduff to win this game and I based that prediction on the ability of Michael Boyle, Gary O’Brien and Aiden Boyle to […]

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Abbeydorney's, David Egan, heads for goal with St Brendan's, Daniel Finnegan, looking on. Photo by Dermot Crean.

HURLING: Great Clash In Prospect As Ballyduff And Abbeydorney Meet

August 13, 2015 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks ahead to the Garveys Supervalu SHC clash on Sunday between Ballyduff and Abbeydorney in Lixnaw at 2pm… TRADITION has it that we have championship action on “the Sunday of the Festival” we are off to Lixnaw and Kilmoyley for the games to decide who will meet Lixnaw and […]

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St Brenadan's, Darren Delaney, sends a ball clear. Photo by Dermot Crean.

HURLING: St Brendan’s And Causeway In Do Or Die Battle

August 12, 2015 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran looks forward to the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC clash between St Brendan’s and Causeway in Kilmoyley this Sunday at 6.30pm… St Brendan’s will take on Causeway in the quarter final in Kilmoyley on Sunday evening. This is a game which will see the battle of the cousins […]

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

PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Advance In Dull Victory Over Crotta

July 27, 2015 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports from Causeway on Kilmoyley’s victory over Crotta O’Neill’s in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC tie on Sunday… Kilmoyley 1-12 Crotta O’Neills 0-10 I WAS not at the double header last Sunday in Causeway, where Kilmoyley and Crotta O’Neills played out a draw in the sunshine. There was no […]

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PHOTOS: Lixnaw Looking Good As They Beat Causeway

PHOTOS: Lixnaw Looking Good As They Beat Causeway

July 26, 2015 at 12:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC clash in Abbeydorney last night… Lixnaw 2-17 Causeway 0-16 AGAIN, the welcome for hurling fans to Abbeydorney on Friday evening was wholesome, with some tweaks to the previous welcome to further improve the excellent experience of last week. The game was played […]

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There was no quarter asked or given when the match was in the melting pot.. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Preview: Another Great Feast Of Hurling To Look Forward To

July 24, 2015 at 9:58 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, on North Kerry hospitality, the Kerry hurling manager and the three games up for decision in the Garvey’s Supervalu Senior Hurling Championship this weekend… WE are off to North Kerry again this weekend to savour more of the wonderful fare that we saw last weekend. […]

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A brilliant catch by Mark Dineen of Ballyheigue during the Ballyheigue v Lixnaw Kerry Senior Championship game in Abbeydorney on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/REPORT: Lixnaw Get Title Defence Off To A Winning Start Against Ballyheigue

July 18, 2015 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the opening fixture of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship between Lixnaw and Ballyheigue in Abbeydorney on Friday night… Lixnaw 0-17 Ballyheigue 0-15 Surely, Abbeydorney must be the sporting and cultural capital of Kerry. The village has a long tradition in the organisation of drama, music […]

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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: Lixnaw To Get Over Ballyheigue Challenge In Championship Opener

Hurling: Lixnaw To Get Over Ballyheigue Challenge In Championship Opener

July 14, 2015 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, previews the opening match in the Garveys Supervalu Senior Hurling Championship, which gets underway this weekend… Friday Lixnaw v Ballyheigue, Tom Healy Park, Abbeydorney, 7pm Abbeydorney is one of the five North Kerry venues to be selected to host the hurling championship games during the […]

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Lixnaw To Begin Title Defence Next Weekend In A Feast Of Championship Hurling

Lixnaw To Begin Title Defence Next Weekend In A Feast Of Championship Hurling

July 10, 2015 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

  WHILE most of the attention will be focussed on the footballers of Kerry on Saturday week, for much of north Kerry it’ll be hurling that takes centre stage. The dates and times for the opening round of the Garveys Supervalu Senior Hurling Championship were finalised yesterday and sees champions Lixnaw kicking […]

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PHOTOS: A Game Of Two Halves As Lixnaw Crowned Kerry Champs

PHOTOS: A Game Of Two Halves As Lixnaw Crowned Kerry Champs

October 12, 2014 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling expert, Mike O’Halloran, on the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Final replay on Saturday at Austin Stack Park… Lixnaw 1-12 Kilmoyley 0-12 Lixnaw completed the double in Kerry Hurling finals when they added the senior title to the minor title they won last week. I played in the […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Incident Overshadows Hurling Final

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Incident Overshadows Hurling Final

September 28, 2014 at 9:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, on a controversial day at the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC final… Lixnaw 0-11 Kilmoyley 0-11 My “sit on the fence” prediction last week was a draw and with Lixnaw involved, a draw is always a good call given their record of draws in the county championship. […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Kilmoyley To Take Title By A Narrow Margin

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Kilmoyley To Take Title By A Narrow Margin

September 24, 2014 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, says the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Final this Sunday will be a close run thing… Lixnaw and Kilmoyley meet in the Garveys SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship next Sunday in Austin Stacks Park in Tralee. Lixnaw come into this game having had five games in […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Could We Get Another Draw On Saturday?

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Could We Get Another Draw On Saturday?

September 9, 2014 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran previews this Saturday’s Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final replay… The replay of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Senior hurling championship semifinal takes place on Saturday next in Austin Stacks Park, Tralee. Lixnaw and St Brendan’s go head to head again in an attempt to separate these two […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Kilmoyley Into Final But Stalemate In Other Semi

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Kilmoyley Into Final But Stalemate In Other Semi

September 1, 2014 at 7:49 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, looks at the weekend’s Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-finals… Kilmoyley 0-13 Ballyduff 0-10 Kilmoyley powered their way to their first Kerry Senior Hurling Final since 2009, when the completely overwhelmed a timid Ballyduff challenge in Austin Stack Park on Friday night. Ballyduff went into this game […]

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