Post Tagged with: "Kerry hurling"

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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Former Kerry manager, Eamonn Kelly. Photo by Gvain O'Connor.

Kerry GAA Chairman Pays Tribute To Eamon Kelly

July 21, 2015 at 10:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry County Board Chairman has paid tribute to Eamon Kelly who stepped down from his post as Kerry Hurling Manager. The Tipperary native, appointed in December 2013, oversaw arguably the most successful period in the county’s hurling history with promotion to Division 1B of the Allianz Leagues and winning a place in the Qualifier […]

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Kerry manager, Eamonn Kelly. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Hurling Manager Steps Down

July 21, 2015 at 1:52 pm 1 comment

KERRY Senior Hurling Manager, Eamon Kelly, has stepped down from his position. The Tipperary native brought Kerry to Division 1B hurling next year as well as a return to championship hurling. He guided Kerry to two Allianz National Hurling League Division 2 titles and a Christy Ring Cup during his two year […]

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Kilmoyley's Sean Maunsell, is tackled by Crotta's, Darren Twomey. Photo by Dermot Crean.

PHOTOS: Shane Nolan Stars In Thrilling Crotta v Kilmoyley Draw

July 20, 2015 at 1:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Crotta O’Neill’s 1-17 Kilmoyley 1-17 CROTTA O’Neills and Kilmoyley will have to go again in the first round of the County Senior Hurling Championship after extra-time couldn’t separate the sides on Sunday afternoon in Causeway. They’ll now have to do it all over again next Sunday, July 26 at the […]

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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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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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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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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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The Kerry squad before the defeat of Kildare in the Christy Ring Cup semi-final.

Kerry Annihilate Kildare To Reach Christy Ring Final

May 31, 2015 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, was in Newbridge yesterday for Kerry’s comprehensive victory over Kildare in the Christy Ring Cup semi-final… Kerry 6-27 Kildare 0-9 Kerry strolled to the most convincing of wins ever I would guess in the history of Kerry hurling. I predicted a close game that would end […]

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Gotcha!...Mikey Boyle reached highest to catch the sliotar during the Kerry v Meath Christy Ring Cup match in Austin Stack Park on Saturday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

PREVIEW: Kerry Hurlers Need To Up Their Game Away To Kildare

May 27, 2015 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, on the Christy Ring Cup semi-final this Saturday as Kerry travel to Kildare…  THE stated aim of the Kerry Hurling management team for the 2015 was to win The Christy Ring Cup and not be relegated in the Allianz Hurling League. Not alone were they not […]

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Gotcha!...Mikey Boyle reached highest to catch the sliotar during the Kerry v Meath Christy Ring Cup match in Austin Stack Park on Saturday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

PHOTOS/REPORT: Kerry March On In Christy Ring Cup After Victory Over Meath

May 9, 2015 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran reports from Austin Stack Park as the Kerry hurlers got past a tough Meath challenge… Kerry 1-23 Meath 2-18 In round two of the Christy Ring Cup, Colm Harty had the ball in the Meath net after forty seconds, but that was as good as it got for […]

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Kerry captain, John Griffin, is chased by Down men. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Get Past Down Challenge In Christy Ring Cup Clash

May 2, 2015 at 4:24 pm Comments are Disabled

  Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, was in Austin Stack Park this afternoon for Kerry’s Christy Ring Cup clash with Down… Kerry 2-17 Down 2-10 ‘Job done’ the Kerry management will say. The Christy Ring Cup is the terminus for the 2015 journey of this team and they have taken […]

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PREVIEW: Kerry Hurlers Begin Quest For Christy Ring

PREVIEW: Kerry Hurlers Begin Quest For Christy Ring

May 1, 2015 at 9:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, previews tomorrow’s big Christy Ring opening round game for Kerry against Down in Austin Stack Park… The Division 2A champions take on ‘The Ards Men’ on Saturday in Austin Stacks Park Tralee at 1pm. The management of the Kerry hurling team have set the winning of The […]

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PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Hit The Big Time

PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Hit The Big Time

April 12, 2015 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Dublin for a momentous day for Kerry hurling yesterday… Kerry 2-16 Antrim 1-18 The Kerry hurlers have now become one of the “big boys” of hurling when they qualified for Division 1B of the National Hurling League in Parnell Park in Dublin on Saturday. For years […]

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PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Retain Division 2A Hurling League Title In Style

PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Retain Division 2A Hurling League Title In Style

April 5, 2015 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on a great victory for Kerry yesterday in the Allianz Hurling League Division 2A Hurling Final… Kerry 5-17 Westmeath 3-17 KERRY hurlers have defended their Division 2A title in style in the Gaelic Grounds Limerick in some style on Saturday. Kerry led by nine points at halftime and were […]

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PHOTOS: Kerry Book Place In Division 2A Final After Win Over London

PHOTOS: Kerry Book Place In Division 2A Final After Win Over London

March 22, 2015 at 10:45 pm Comments are Disabled

  Mike O’Halloran was in Austin Stack Park to see a comprehensive win for Kerry that sets them up with a final appearance against Westmeath… Kerry 3-17 London 2-10 Kerry hurlers qualified for the final of Division 2A of the Allianz Hurling League with a well-earned win over London in Austin Stack […]

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Hurling: Kerry Win With The Last Puck Of The Game

Hurling: Kerry Win With The Last Puck Of The Game

March 16, 2015 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, on a great victory for the Kerry hurlers yesterday… Kerry hurlers were absolutely brilliant in a surprise one point away win over Carlow on Sunday in round four of Div 2A, played at Netwatch Dr Cullen Park. The win was delivered by Padraigh Boyle with the […]

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Hurling: Kerry Suffer Heavy Home Defeat To Westmeath

Hurling: Kerry Suffer Heavy Home Defeat To Westmeath

March 9, 2015 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, on a disappointing day for Kerry hurling yesterday… Kerry 0-12 Westmeath 3-18 LOSING three players from their starting 15, Kerry were on the back foot from the start in this Division 2 league game at Austin Stack Park on Sunday. Paud Costello, John Griffin and Dougie […]

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Action from Kerry v Derry in the Allianz National League Division 2A.

Hurling: Kerry And Derry Play Out A Draw In Tralee

February 16, 2015 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

Our hurling writer, Mike O’Halloran, was in Austin Stack Park yesterday for Kerry’s National Hurling League opener against Derry… Kerry 0-14 Derry 0-14 THE few hardy souls who braved the cold of Austin Stacks Park went with the expectation that Kerry would have an easy opener to their National League […]

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At the Kerry Hurling All Star Awards in Parkers Bar Kilflynn were, from left: David Moran, Dara Shanahan (Young Hurler of The Year), Declan Lovett, Tom Murnan (Player of The Year), Denis Moran. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Who Were The Kerry Hurling Stars Of 2014?

December 7, 2014 at 12:37 pm Comments are Disabled

  A CELEBATION of  Kerry hurling was held at Parker’s Bar in Kilflynn on Saturday night for the Kerry All-Stars night. Kerry county champions Lixnaw and Kilmoyley shared the spoils with four awards each on the night, followed by Abbeydorney and St Brendan’s with two each and Crotta with one. […]

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Who Will Win The Kerry Hurling All-Stars This Saturday?

Who Will Win The Kerry Hurling All-Stars This Saturday?

December 3, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Hurling All Stars 2014 will be held in Parker’s Bar, Kilflynn on this Saturday night at 7.30pm. The annual awards night, now in its second year, was the brain child of TraleeToday.ie’s hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran who, along with the meticulous work of Timmy Sheehan set up an […]

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O’Halloran’s Hurling: Lixnaw Secure Final Date With Kilmoyley

O’Halloran’s Hurling: Lixnaw Secure Final Date With Kilmoyley

September 15, 2014 at 4:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Our hurling analyst, Mike O’Halloran, was at the Kerry SHC semi-final replay on Saturday between Lixnaw and St Brendan’s… Lixnaw 0-14 St Brendans 0-13 Only one point separated Lixnaw and St Brendan’s in the replay of Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry County Senior Hurling Championship semi-final played in Austin Stacks Park on Saturday […]

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Kerry Minor Hurlers Win All-Ireland Title

Kerry Minor Hurlers Win All-Ireland Title

September 7, 2014 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

By Mike O’Halloran THE Kerry minor hurlers made it three titles in a row on Saturday when they defeated Meath in Nenagh on Saturday on a scoreline of Kerry 3-18 Meath 2-15. Kerry started brightly and led 1-1. to 0-3 before the magnificent Charlie Bird, the Meath number eight, put […]

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