Post Tagged with: "Kerry hurling"

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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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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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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St Brendan's Ivan Parker celebrates his second half goal with Diarmuid Herlihy (right).  Photo by Dermot  Crean

Times, Dates And Venues Announced For Championship Hurling And Football Games

June 20, 2017 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE venues, dates and times for the  Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Round 1 and Round 3 of the Kerry Senior Football Championship have been announced. In the football, Austin Stack Park in Tralee will host three of the four Round 3 ties, including St Brendans v East Kerry […]

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Draw For County Hurling Championship To Be Made Monday

Draw For County Hurling Championship To Be Made Monday

May 24, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

MONDAY next will see both the draw for the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Co. Senior Hurling Championship and the draws for the Castleisland Mart Intermediate, Junior Premier, Junior and Novice Club Football Championships. The draw for the County Senior Hurling Championship will take place on Monday at Austin Stack Park at 6.30pm. Continued […]

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Causeway In Control As They Defeat Abbeydorney In Intermediate Final

Causeway In Control As They Defeat Abbeydorney In Intermediate Final

May 22, 2017 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the North Kerry Hurling Board Intermediate Final between Causeway and Abbeydorney… Causeway 2-12 Abbeydorney 0-3 The final of the North Kerry Intermediate hurling final was played on the beautiful surface that is the Kilmoyley pitch. Causeway played with the wind in the first half and were always […]

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John ‘Tweek’ Griffin Retires After Great Service To Kerry Team

John ‘Tweek’ Griffin Retires After Great Service To Kerry Team

May 19, 2017 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

JOHN ‘Tweek’ Griffin has retired from inter-county hurling after 15 years involved with the Kerry team. The 33-year-old Lixnaw clubman won a number of honours with Kerry over the years and was a huge inspiration to many with his skill and versatility in many positions on the field. In a […]

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Paudie O'Connor comes under pressure from Stephen Bergin.  Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Can’t Find Enough To Get Past Laois

May 15, 2017 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on a disappointing day in Austin Stack Park for Kerry as they bowed out of the Leinster Hurling Championship…. Kerry 3-15 Laois 2-21 Kerry’s journey in the Leinster championship ended in Austin Stack Park on Sunday when they went down to Laois and failed to progress to quarter-final losing out […]

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Action during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Team To Face Laois This Sunday Is Named

May 12, 2017 at 9:13 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY boss Fintan O’Connor is sticking with the starting 15 who beat Westmeath in the last game, when they face Laois in the Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship – Round Robin  – 3nd Round game in Austin Stack Park on Sunday  next (3pm). Kerry must beat Laois to be in […]

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Shane Nolan has his eyes on the post against Laois earlier this year. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: Kerry Have The Ability To Overcome Laois Challenge

May 11, 2017 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on a must-win game for Kerry in Austin Stack Park on Sunday when they take on Laois in the Leinster Hurling Championship Round Robin series… If Maurice Leahy is in Austin Stack Park on Sunday it will be 40 years to the day since he first played for Kerry […]

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Kerry Hurlers Get Back On Track With Victory Over Westmeath

Kerry Hurlers Get Back On Track With Victory Over Westmeath

May 1, 2017 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Kerry rise to the occasion against Westmeath yesterday in Mullingar… Kerry 0-20 Westmeath 2-12 Kerry travelled to rain-sodden Mullingar in a do or die effort to remain in with a chance of progressing in the Leinster Championship round robin. They arrived in the Westmeath capital sorely wounded […]

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Mickey Boyle fires a shot at goal. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: Kerry’s Twin Towers Could Influence A Win Over Westmeath

April 29, 2017 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on Kerry’s match in the Leinster Hurling Championship Round Robin Round 2 this Sunday against Westmeath… There are six changes to the Kerry hurling team for the game v Westmeath on Sunday in Mullingar. Rory Horgan moves to fullback with James O’Connor coming in at corner back. Jack Goulding, […]

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Kerry's Darren Dineen comes away with the ball. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Ring The Changes For Clash With Westmeath

April 28, 2017 at 9:01 pm Comments are Disabled

FINTAN O’Connor has made a number of changes for the Kerry clash with Westmeath in the Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship – Round Robin  – 2nd Round game in Cusack Park, Mullingar on Sunday. There are six changes from the side that played against Meath  in the opening game of the series on […]

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The Kerry hurling side defeated by Meath. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Royals Upset Kerry In Leinster Championship

April 24, 2017 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Navan yesterday to see Kerry defeated by Meath in the Leinster Hurling Championship Round Robin series…. Meath 3-20 Kerry 2-17 Meath caused a major upset by defeating Kerry in the Leinster round robin series in Navan on Sunday when the carried on the winning ways they developed […]

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Mikey Boyle in Kerry v Meath Christy Ring Cup match in Austin Stack Park on Saturday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

Kerry Hurling Team To Face Meath Announced

April 21, 2017 at 8:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Meath in the Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship – Round Robin  1st Round game in  Páirc Tailteann Navan on Sunday  next shows five changes from the side that faced Laois in the Allianz League Div 1B Relegation playoff;   Continued below… Team captain Aiden […]

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Darren Dineen lays off a pass during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry May Be Down But There’s A Great Future For Hurling In The County

April 2, 2017 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reflects on Kerry’s loss of Division 1B status and says the hurlers can hold their heads high as great ambassadors for the county… We left Thomond Park on Saturday evening on a high after witnessing Munster demolish Toulouse in the final minutes with an ex Leinster man Andrew […]

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Mikey Boyle shoots during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team For The Showdown With Laois

March 31, 2017 at 9:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry senior hurling team to play Laois in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B Relegation play-off in O’Moore Park Portlaoise on Saturday (7pm)  shows two changes in from the side defeated by Offaly in Round 5. Brendan O’Leary and Mikey Boyle come into the side with Shane Nolan and Jordan […]

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Daniel Collins gets his shot off to score a point during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PREVIEW: Can Kerry Stay In Division 1B By Overcoming Laois Challenge?

March 31, 2017 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to a big day for the Kerry hurlers as they face Laois in Portlaoise in the Division 1B relegation playoff… Kerry hurling fans make their way to Portlaoise on Saturday evening for the play off game against Laois to decide which one of them will remain […]

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Shane Nolan being watched by David King. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Disappointment As Kerry Suffer Defeat To Offaly

March 27, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

  KERRY will face the prospect of a relegation play-off next weekend after a defeat to Offaly by 1-21 to 2-16, at home in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B clash at Austin Stack Park on Sunday. Although Kerry, Laois and Offaly all finished on two points, the Faithful county’s […]

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Here’s The Kerry Team For Showdown With Offaly

Here’s The Kerry Team For Showdown With Offaly

March 24, 2017 at 8:59 pm Comments are Disabled

The Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Offaly in the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in Austin Stack Park has one change in from the side defeated by Galway. Tom Murnane comes in at full back in place of the injured Rory Horgan. The team captained by Daniel Collins of […]

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Shane Nolan attempts to turn Dwane Palmer during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Shane Nolan Returns For Galway Game On Sunday

March 11, 2017 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

  SHANE Nolan comes back into the Kerry side to face Galway on Sundayin Round 4 of the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in Austin Stack Park. That’s the only change from the side defeated by Wexford in Round 3 last weekend. Shane Nolan comes back into the side in […]

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Changes On Kerry Team To Face Wexford On Sunday

Changes On Kerry Team To Face Wexford On Sunday

March 3, 2017 at 9:36 pm Comments are Disabled

The Kerry hurling team to play Wexford in Round 3 of the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in Wexford Park  at 2 pm shows four changes in personnel from the side defeated by Limerick in Round 2. Martin Stackpoole comes into goal in place of Aidan McCabe; James O’Connor […]

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REPORT: Kerry Take Another Hammering At The Hands Of Limerick

REPORT: Kerry Take Another Hammering At The Hands Of Limerick

February 20, 2017 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Kerry take a beating against Limerick yesterday in their Allianz Hurling League Division 1B game at the Gaelic Grounds… Limerick 6-21 Kerry 3-8 Kerry travelled to Limerick on Sunday to take on a Limerick team that hammered them on a scoreline of 4-28 to 0-16 points in […]

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Kerry's Jack Goulding is pursued by Limerick's Seamus Hickey. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Team Unchanged For League Encounter With Limerick

February 17, 2017 at 9:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Limerick in Round 2 of the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in the Gaelic Grounds  at  2pm is the same 15 as started in the Round 1 win over Laois. Kerry staged an dramatic comeback last Sunday and Fintan O’Connor has kept faith […]

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Daniel Collins gets his shot off to score a point during the match on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry Snatch Victory From The Jaws Of Defeat

February 13, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reflects on Kerry’s great comeback yesterday against Laois in Austin Stack Park… JUST over 500 people braved the biting cold to see Kerry rise Phoenix like from the ashes of a slash and burn first half Blitzkrieg from Laois to eventually win by 3-14 to 0-19. Laois led by […]

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Jack Goulding comes under pressure from Darren Maher of Laois. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Team To Start League Campaign Against Laois Named

February 10, 2017 at 9:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Laois in the opening round of the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in Austin Stack Park at 2pm captained by Aiden McCabe of Kilmoyley is as follows: 1 Aiden McCabe  – (C) Kilmoyley 2 Sean Weir  – Crotta O’Neills 3 Rory Horgan  – […]

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North Kerry Hurling Board Holds Annual Convention

North Kerry Hurling Board Holds Annual Convention

January 29, 2017 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

By Paddy White The North Kerry Hurling Board (NKHB) held their annual convention in the Ballyheigue GAA club rooms last Monday and Chairman Pat Dineen welcomed the new Kerry GAA Chairman Tim Murphy, along with Children’s Officer Bernie Reen and Hurling officer Ger McCarthy. The Secretaries report showed that 24 […]

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Kerry's, Shane Nolan takes off with Waterford's Colin Dunford trailing behind. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Waterford On Sunday

January 28, 2017 at 8:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Waterford in the CoOpsuperstores.ie Munster Senior Hurling League in Dungarvan on Saturday next at 12:30pm shows six changes from the side that played Limerick in last Sunday. Martin Stackpoole, Bryan Murphy, Darren Dineen, Paudie O’Connor, Jordan Conway, and John Egan come into the team which […]

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REPORT: Kerry Take A Bad Beating At The Hands Of Limerick

REPORT: Kerry Take A Bad Beating At The Hands Of Limerick

January 23, 2017 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Limerick on Sunday to see the Kerry hurlers handed a beating by the home side in the Munster Senior Hurling League… Limerick 4-28 Kerry 0-16 Only a handful of supporters from Kerry took the trouble to show up early to support the Kerry Hurlers in the […]

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