Your midweek football highlights

By Keelan Moore THERE are multiple international football matches being played this week, and we’ve plucked out the four fixtures we feel are worth keeping an eye on as they have some super players on show. Russia V Belgium This...

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This weekend’s sporting highlights

By Aaron Doyle THE Carlow hurlers have their destiny in their own hands as they take on Armagh for a place in the Division 2A league final while Ireland’s soccer team take on Wales in an important World Cup qualifier....

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Defiant hurlers still in hunt for honours

By Kieran Murphy THE Carlow senior hurlers kept alive their hopes of a place in the National Hurling League Division...

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Kavanagh’s late free earns a draw

Kildare 2-17 Carlow 1-20 By Kieran Murphy THIS NHL Division 2A fourth round match may not have risen to the...

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Carlow have ‘heart and bottle’ to snatch a draw

By Kieran Murphy As Marty Kavanagh stood over that late, late 65 the St Mullins man would have known he...

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Tracey points edge Carlow past Laois

Carlow 0-5 Laois 0-3 By Pat Delaney THIS camogie clash of Barrow-side neighbours Laois and Carlow must surely qualify as...

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Meath minors prove too strong

Meath 2-14 Carlow 1-6 By Kieran Murphy CARLOW’S excellent run in the Leinster minor football league ended in Netwatch Cullen...

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Nolan points Carlow to victory

Carlow 1-15 Kerry 2-9 By Kieran Murphy CARLOW had the dead-ball accuracy of Jon Nolan and the opportunism of Sam...

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Finn turns his focus to Japan

FINN Lynch is eight years old and he’s sitting quietly at the back of a group of teenagers, but it’s...

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O’Donoghue is on top of the world

By Kieran Murphy CARLOW’S Brian O’Donoghue achieved a long-held ambition when he won the WFM (World Federation in Elite Martial...

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Pádraig Amond: You wouldn’t bet against Barca now

  LAST Wednesday night I was chatting to my brother John about the Champions League games that night and about...

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Glory days for IT Carlow basketball

By Kieran Murphy WOMEN’S national superleague basketball is coming to Carlow. On Saturday at IT Carlow, the college team maintained...

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Three Carlow crews take gold at Erne Head

CARLOW Rowing Club travelled north to Enniskillen recently to compete in the annual Erne Head of the River. Now in...

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Rowing club rewards their top achievers

By Valerie Keating CARLOW Rowing Club held its annual awards night recently to recognise members who have won competitions and...

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The Forum: Ballinkillen puts its best foot forward

By Kieran Murphy IT will probably be talked about for years to come. The day the President didn’t make it....

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Carlow club claim All-Ireland victory at Croke Park

By Kieran Murphy MYSHALL are the All-Ireland Intermediate club camogie champions. On Sunday they beat Eglish of Tyrone by 1-10...

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Myshall survive late scare to realise a dream

Myshall 1-10 Eglish (Tyrone) 1-9 By Kieran Murphy MYSHALL wrote yet another glorious chapter in the history of this great...

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Quirke plays a massive part

By Kieran Murphy CIARA Quirke could be forgiven if she used the word “I” in her post-match comments. After all...

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Young guns grow into the game

At 16 years of age Leanne Nolan is one of the babies of the side. In Myshall her mother, Mary,...

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‘To play and win in Croke Park is amazing’: Doyle

By Kieran Murphy IT is on the big sporting days that the great players stand up and are counted. On...

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