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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# carlow rising

Last year
Carlow win over Tipp not a shock, and support for a Tailteann Cup with no link to Sam Maguire
Former Carlow footballer Daniel St Ledger says that his county are embracing the opportunities involved with a second-tier competition.
All time
Kilkenny native and Mount Leinster Rangers mastermind named Carlow hurling manager
Tom Mullally takes the reins from Colm Bonnar.
Carlow announce Niall Carew as new senior football manager
Dublin legend Ger Brennan has also joined the coaching ticket.
'It's hard to quantify the bond you have with guys when you've gone through so much'
Daniel St Ledger reflects on his Carlow career in the latest episode of the Warriors podcast.
Turlough O'Brien steps down as Carlow football manager
He stands aside after six years in charge, most notable for a famous Championship win over Kildare.
Adaptable Ward another welcome tank out of Tullow
The Ireland U20 prop is willing to switch to either side of the scrum.
'It's been built up now for quite a while' - 26 years on Carlow set to host Kilkenny again in Leinster
Colm Bonnar’s side meet Brian Cody’s team tomorrow afternoon.
After trailing by 11 points, 14-man Carlow pull off thrilling win to relegate Offaly
Carlow played an hour of this Division 1B relegation play-off with a man less.
'Pep came over and congratulated me': Carlow striker Amond earns praise from Guardiola
Padraig Amond continued his impressive record of scoring in every round of the FA Cup against Man City.
Carlow's Padraig Amond scores against Man City but Newport suffer FA Cup exit
Pep Guardiola’s men were 4-1 victors at Rondey Parade on Saturday with two late goals.
'This tops the lot': Another dream night for Amond's Newport with fairytale ending for keeper
Pádraig Amond was on fire in yet another FA Cup giantkilling as the Carlow Rising continues.
Late Kavanagh free hands Carlow impressive draw with All-Ireland finalists Galway
Martin Kavanagh struck the last of his 11 points in stoppage-time to seal a share of the spoils.
'I was working at a chocolate factory in Carlow. Two years later I’m at the Fifa Club World Cup alongside Real Madrid'
Former Wexford Youths winger Eric Molloy discusses moving to New Zealand and playing at last month’s Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi.
'An unbelievable moment' - Carlow striker basks in glory after knocking Leicester out
Padraig Amond was the man of the moment as his League Two side produced a huge FA Cup upset yesterday.
Carlow striker the FA Cup hero with 85th-minute winner as League Two's Newport stun Leicester City
Former Shamrock Rovers and Sligo striker Padraig Amond scored a dramatic late penalty on Sunday.
'When this present generation of players goes, is there another bunch coming through?'
We chat to Carlow hurling boss Colm Bonnar ahead of a huge year for his team.
Doyle and Nolan goals help Carlow see off Westmeath to claim McDonagh Cup
The win also means the Barrowsiders will play in the Leinster SHC next season.
'Your hurling career can go by quickly, when you look back you'd like to see medals'
Carlow joint-captains Diarmuid Byrne and Richard Coady are determined to add more silverware this season.
'There's never been a buzz like this around the county. It's just unreal'
As Carlow descend on Croke Park for a Leinster semi-final against Laois, a special feeling is building up around the county.
'I think the game’s better than ever and I think the negativity that exists is phenomenal'
Down native Steven Poacher has helped mastermind the rise of the Carlow footballers.
'They opened me up again and my bowel was perforated. During that surgery, my lung collapsed'
Carlow’s scoring star Paul Broderick has had enough injury travails to appreciate Sunday’s Leinster semi-final.
'They want big days in Croke Park. They want TV audiences. I don't think people are listening anyway to grassroots.'
Despite Carlow’s progress, their manager has concerns over the direction the game is heading.
Starting out in 2005, tough days in a Carlow jersey, Laois family links and the Leinster final dream
John Murphy will savour Sunday’s Leinster semi-final battle against Laois.
"I saw the crowd on the field. I was thinking: 'Feck, this is huge, like'"
Carlow recorded a famous victory over last year’s Leinster finalists on Sunday, with Paul Broderick contributing 11 points.
'We’re known by pundits who’ve never coached teams as a 'defensive team'. That's some sickener for them'
Carlow coach Steven Poacher has rubbished the idea of a second-tier championship after their huge victory on Sunday.
Carlow shake off Murphy absence with thrilling 11-point win over 14-man Louth
Turlough O’Brien’s side will take on Kildare in the last eight of the Leinster SFC.
'We had an open training session in December and there must have been 1,500 people at it'
Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien is at the helm of a rising in his home county.
'I had trials in England but they didn't work out... I'm happy with the way Gaelic football has gone for me'
Darragh Foley had a promising career in soccer but has found satisfaction in helping the Carlow footballers make history.
The good news continues for Carlow as their hurlers are crowned Division 2A champions
Division 1B hurling is coming to Carlow in 2019.
Broderick and St Ledger with the goals as Carlow maintain unbeaten record
Fermanagh enjoyed a two-point win over Derry.
Waterford forward bags 2-2 as IT Carlow defeat NUIG side boasting 3 Galway stars
Meath native Jack Fagan, who transferred to Waterford club De La Salle in 2016, did the damage for DJ Carey’s men.
Carlow's championship has come to an end, but they have well and truly risen
Carlow’s longest championship run in 73 years ended yesterday evening, but there is a new grá for the senior team pulsing throughout the county.
Carlow v Monaghan, All-Ireland senior football qualifier
The game threw-in at 7pm in Netwatch Dr Cullen Park.
Staying on! Carlow confirm reappointment of O'Brien and Bonnar for 2019
Both managers will be looking to bring further progress to the county in hurling and football.