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PREVIEW: Kerry Hurlers Can Make History On Sunday

PREVIEW: Kerry Hurlers Can Make History On Sunday

December 7, 2020 at 12:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran previews the Joe McDonagh Cup Final next Sunday where the Kerry hurlers hope to overcome Antrim in Croke Park on All-Ireland Final Day… A momentous day for Kerry next Sunday as they take to the big stage in the final of the Joe McDonagh Cup. The setting is the […]

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The Kerry Hurling Team To Play Antrim Has Been Named

October 16, 2020 at 9:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team to play Antrim in the Allianz Hurling League Div.2A Final in Tullamore on Sunday at 1.30pm is as follows 1. Martin Stackpoole (Lixnaw) 2. James O’Connor (Abbeydorney) 3. Bryan Murphy (Causeway) 4. Tomas O’Connor (Crotta O’Neills) 5. Conor O’Keeffe (Lixnaw) 6. Jason Diggins (Causeway) 7. Fionan Mackessy (St Brendans) 8. Brendan O’Leary (Abbeydorney) 9. Shane Nolan (Crotta O’Neills) 10. Shane Conway (Lixnaw) 11. Michael O’Leary (Abbeydorney) 12; Michael Leane (Ballyheigue) 13. John Buckley (Lixnaw) 14. Mickey Boyle (Ballyduff) 15. Brandon […]

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Damien Slattery with his dad David and grandfather Mike.

REPORT: Ballyduff Overcome Ballyheigue To Win Minor Hurling Title

September 13, 2020 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Ballyduff become Kerry Minor Hurling champions after  they defeated Ballyheigue… Ballyduff 1-13 Ballyheigue1-09 Ballyheigue had the perfect start when Felim O’Sullivan struck for goal. Tomas Gaynor added point on four minutes before Kevin Goulding put Ballyduff on the board with a point from play, two minutes later […]

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REPORT: Causeway And Kilmoyley Reach Kerry SHC Final

REPORT: Causeway And Kilmoyley Reach Kerry SHC Final

September 7, 2020 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on yesterday’s Kerry SHC semi-finals at Austin Stack Park… Kilmoyley 1-20 Abbeydorney 1-12 Kilmoyley are through to the Garveys Supervalu Kerry Hurling final. Abbeydorney started well and after ten minutes they led by a point four points to three, then came a kicked goal from the excellent Maurice […]

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REPORT: Champions Stay On Track After Narrow Win Over Crotta

August 17, 2020 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Causeway scrape past Crotta O’Neills in a Kerry SHC quarter-final game played in appalling conditions at Austin Stack Park… Causeway 0-14 Crotta 0-13 How Crotta must regret their wasteful use of the long ball where they presented their inside forwards with little chance of winning the ball. […]

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The Abbeydorney team. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Abbeydorney And Lixnaw Play Out A Cracking Encounter

August 17, 2020 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched a thrilling Kerry SHC encounter at Austin Stack Park yesterday… Abbeydorney 1-18 Lixnaw 0-19 I spoke to an Abbeydorney man before the game, a certain Mr Donovan, and he said “this is going to be the upset of the weekend and Jack Sheehan is going to be […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Advance At The Expense Of St Brendans

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Advance At The Expense Of St Brendans

August 16, 2020 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Kilmoyley beat the neighbours in the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… Kilmoyley 0-15 St Brendans 0-12 On Friday evening I said you can’t bate the youth, but last night it was a case of “the old dog for the hard road”, well less of the old I guess […]

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REPORT: Ballyduff Advance Over Ballyheigue In Championship

REPORT: Ballyduff Advance Over Ballyheigue In Championship

August 15, 2020 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at Austin Stack Park to see Ballyduff advance in the opening round of the Kerry SHC on Friday evening… Ballyduff  1-20 Ballyheigue 0-15 There’s a saying in north Kerry, “you can’t bate the youth”, well the youth of Ballyheigue and Ballyduff really showed their elders how to […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Steve Baker

REPORT/PHOTOS: Causeway Looking Good As They Beat St Brendan’s

August 5, 2020 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched Causeway overcome St Brendan’s in the North Kerry Championship yesterday…. St Brendan’s 0-17 Causeway 3-16 “There’s no stopping Causeway.” That was one man’s comment at the end of the North Kerry Championship game where Causeway overcame St Brendan’s. Causeway look good and are playing with the confidence […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PHOTOS/REPORT: St Brendan’s Beat Ballyduff In The Brilliant Sunshine

July 19, 2020 at 6:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched St Brendan’s overcome the home side Ballyduff in the North Kerry Hurling Championship earlier today… Ballyduff 1-17 St Brendan’s 1-26 Played in brilliant sunshine in the home of hurling, St Brendan’s were full value for their nine point win. St Brendan’s looked the better from the very […]

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Action from the game last night. Photo: Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: Causeway And Lixnaw Get Back To Action In North Kerry Championship

July 18, 2020 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on the North Kerry Championship game played in Causeway last night between Causeway and Lixnaw… Causeway 0-15 Lixnaw 0-14 Let me start by saying that I was very apprehensive about attending any games or being in crowds during the Covid, I have taken the threat of infection very […]

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Shane Conway Voted GAA.ie Hurler Of The Week

Shane Conway Voted GAA.ie Hurler Of The Week

February 18, 2020 at 4:51 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a good week for Lixnaw’s Shane Conway. He helped UCC to a Fitzgibbon Cup victory last Wednesday, starred for Kerry on Saturday and now has been voted GAA.ie Hurler of the Week. The Kerry star earned 5, 016 votes on the Official GAA Instagram page with Clare’s Tony Kelly second […]

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Shane Conway under pressure. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hurling Team To Face Mayo Announced

January 24, 2020 at 9:40 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry hurling team to play Mayo in Round 1 of the Allianz Hurling League, Division 2A, tomorrow, Saturday, January 25, at 2pm in Elvery’s MacHale Park, Castlebar is as follows: 1. (GK) Martin Stackpoole,  Leac Sna 2. Sean Weir, Na Niallaigh Crotta 3. Bryan Murphy, An Tochar 4. Eric Leen, Naomh Breandanaigh 5. Tomas O’Connor, Na Niallaigh […]

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REPORT: Kerry Hurlers Suffer Heavy Defeat To Waterford In Tralee

REPORT: Kerry Hurlers Suffer Heavy Defeat To Waterford In Tralee

January 5, 2020 at 5:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on Kerry’s defeat to Waterford this afternoon in the Munster Hurling League tie at Austin Stack Park in Tralee… Kerry 1-10 Waterford 4-23 A 22 point demolition of Kerry by a Waterford team in transition showed to gulf in class between the top tier teams and the likes […]

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The winning Ballyheigue team.

Ballyheigue Wins Kerry Junior Hurling Title

December 1, 2019 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on the Kerry Junior Hurling Final at John Mitchels GAA Grounds on Saturday… Ballyheigue 3-07 St Pats East Kerry 1-12 Ballyheigue are the Kerry Junior Hurling County Champions for 2019 they overcame St Pats in the final played in John Mitchels GAA grounds on Saturday. Ballyheigue led […]

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Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kenmare/Kilgarvan/Dr Crokes Win Under 21 Hurling Final

October 28, 2019 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the Acorn Life Under 21 Kerry Under 21 Hurling Final between Kenmare/Kilgarvan/Dr Crokes and Lixnaw… Kenmare/Kilgarvan/Dr Crokes 2-16 Lixnaw 1-14 A well deserved win for the K/K/DrC outfit today in Tralee when they completely out-played, out-muscled and out-thought Lixnaw from start to finish. K/K/Drc were ahead after […]

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Clanmaurice Make It Three-In-A-Row

October 28, 2019 at 5:11 pm Comments are Disabled

By Risteárd Ó Fuaráin Clanmaurice made the long trip to Newport GAA in Tipperary on Saturday to face St. Joseph’s Doora-Barefield of Clare with the Kerry Girls seeking to win the Munster Junior Club title for the third year in a row. On a perfect day for camogie, Clanmaurice started […]

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Colum Harty celebrates his second goal. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Causeway’s Day Of Glory In Austin Stack Park

August 26, 2019 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a long time coming, but Causeway fulfilled their potential on Sunday to become Kerry Senior Hurling Champions for the first time since 1998. They beat Lixnaw by 2-13 to 1-13 in front of 2,618 hurling fans in Austin Stack Park, sparking celebrations not seen in the venue for […]

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Action from the Kilmoyley v Lixnaw game. Photo: Steve Baker

REPORT/PHOTOS: It’s A Causeway v Lixnaw Final Next Week

August 18, 2019 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship double-header in Austin Stack Park on Saturday… Causeway overcame St Brendan’s on a scoreline of 1-16 to 0-12 in the opener in Tralee on Saturday. Causeway led at halftime 1-05 to 0-03, the Causeway goal coming from a beautiful one […]

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REPORT: Ballyduff Make Minor Final After Defeating Causeway/Kilmoyley Side

REPORT: Ballyduff Make Minor Final After Defeating Causeway/Kilmoyley Side

August 13, 2019 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on the Keane’s SuperValu Kerry Minor Hurling semi-final between Ballyduff and Causeway/Kilmoyley… Ballyduff 1-14 Causeway/Kilmoyley 1-12 How Causeway/Kilmoyley must regret the three goal chances they spurned in the first twelve minutes of the Keane’s SuperValu Kerry Minor Hurling Semifinal played in Lixnaw on Monday night. Because on thirteen […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Causeway Look The Real Deal In Win Over Ballyduff

August 11, 2019 at 8:49 am Comments are Disabled

Causeway showed they are real contenders after a convincing victory over Ballyduff in Austin Stack Park yesterday. Mike O’Halloran reports… Causeway 0-19 Ballyduff 0-08 Causeway have qualified for the semi final of the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship against St Brendan’s next weekend, with a complete demolition of Ballyduff. […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kilmoyley Have The Stamina To Extinguish Crotta Challenge

August 11, 2019 at 8:35 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran saw Kilmoyley advance to the semi-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC after a hard fought win over Crotta O’Neills yesterday in Austin Stack Park… Kilmoyley 1-19 Crotta O’Neills 1-11 (after extra time) Kilmoyley overcame Crotta O’Neills in a dour struggle in extra time. It ended 1-10 each […]

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Ballyduff's Mikey Boyle rises high with Eoin Ross and Sean Browne of Causeway. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PREVIEW: Who Will Advance In The Kerry SHC This Saturday?

August 9, 2019 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks at the two knock-out games in the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship this Saturday evening in Austin Stack Park… There are two games down for decision on Saturday evening, Ballyduff take on Causeway at 5pm with Kilmoyley pitting their wits against Crotta O’Neills at 7pm. The […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT: St Brendan’s Beat Crotta To Advance In Championship

August 6, 2019 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched St Brendan’s just get over the line against Crotta in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 2 replay yesterday in Austin Stack Park… St Brendans 2-11 Crotta O’Neills 1-13 Crotta O’Neills haven’t exited the championship with this one point loss today but it must surely put a […]

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PHOTOS/REPORTS: Kilmoyley and Lixnaw The Victors In Double-Header

PHOTOS/REPORTS: Kilmoyley and Lixnaw The Victors In Double-Header

July 29, 2019 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Austin Stack Park on Sunday to see Kilmoyley and Lixnaw advance in the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… Kilmoyley 3-21 Abbeydorney 1-16 Kilmoyley progressed to the next round of the Kerry SHC with an eleven point win over Abbeydorney. Abbeydorney opened the brighter and led by one […]

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A fantastic catch.  Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/REPORTS: Ballyduff Advance But Crotta And St Brendans Have To Do It Again

July 28, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was at the two Kerry Senior Hurling Championship games in Austin Stack Park on Saturday… Ballyduff 4-30 Ballyheigue 0-07 An easy win for Ballyduff in their game with Ballyheigue. Ballyheigue battled away until the end, but the game was over after about 20 minutes when Ballyduff led by […]

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REPORT: Crotta Get The Better Of Ballyduff To Advance In Hurling Championship

REPORT: Crotta Get The Better Of Ballyduff To Advance In Hurling Championship

July 20, 2019 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship First Round replay between Crotta and Ballyduff at Austin Stack Park on Friday evening… Crotta O’Neills 1-16 Ballyduff 0-10 A comprehensive and well deserved win for Crotta over Ballyduff last night at Austin Stack Park. Crotta blitzed Ballyduff in the […]

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Action from the Abbeydorney v St Brendan's game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

Here’s The Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Draw For Next Rounds

July 10, 2019 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a hectic first weekend of games in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship, the draw for the next round of matches was made this afternoon live on Radio Kerry. In the Round 2 (winners),  St Brendans will take on the winners of the Ballyduff/Crotta replay, while Lixnaw will face […]

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Action from the Ballyheigue v Lixnaw game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

Looking Back On The First Round Of The Kerry Hurling Championship

July 8, 2019 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks back on the weekend’s hurling action and what it could mean for the rest of the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… IN round one of the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship, Ballyduff pulled off a draw (1-20 each) against Crotta when it looked like Crotta were going […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PHOTOS/REPORT: Kerry Delivers An Inspirational Performance Against Westmeath

May 27, 2019 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Mullingar on Saturday to witness a gutsy Kerry defeat Westmeath in the Joe McDonagh Cup Round 2 game… Kerry 1-21 Westmeath 2-16 What a day in Mullingar! Kerry banished the ghost of the defeat to Antrim with a brilliant win over Westmeath in their home ground. […]

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