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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Kilkenny

All time
Kilkenny v Wexford, Leinster SHC final
We went minute-by-minute as Kilkenny and Wexford went head-to-head at Croke Park.
# History makers
Redmond scores 1-11 as Wexford end Leinster final hoodoo with win over Kilkenny
Wexford’s star man struck a flurry of late points to seal a first provincial title since 1985.
# Camogie
Tipperary, Limerick and Kilkenny claim wins in All-Ireland round-robin
Underdogs Waterford, Wexford and Offaly made life difficult for the winners.
# Dick O'Connell
Man killed in light aircraft crash in Kilkenny named locally
An Air Accident Investigations Unit has been sent to the scene.
# Cat Fight
'They're fighters, they want to win and be the best. You feed off that'
Cats star Anne Dalton on Kilkenny Camogie and the surprises that could come in the 2019 championship.
# Glory Days
Fans shaking the team bus after Leinster triumph and a goal that made Brian Cody collapse in despair
Former Wexford hurler Michael Jacob recalls his county’s last senior provincial title in 2004.
# Kilkenny
Man arrested over 1984 murder of Marie Tierney released without charge
No one had been arrested in relation to the investigation until yesterday.
# Cold Case
Potential breakthrough in 35-year-old case as man arrested over murder of Marie Tierney
The mother-of-two’s body was discovered two months after she went missing in 1984.
# Routine Win
All-Ireland club winner stars as Kilkenny U20s progress to Leinster semi-final with 26-point win
DJ Carey’s side dispatched Laois to set-up a clash with Galway.
# Kilkenny
Gardaí investigating comments by priest which compared gay people to 'zombies'
An investigation was launched following a complaint from a member of the public.
# Lovely Hurling
Wexford and Kilkenny through to Leinster final on scoring difference after thrilling draw
A dramatic draw at Innovative Park means the sides will meet again in the decider on 30 June.
Wexford v Kilkenny, Dublin v Galway - Leinster hurling match tracker
Who would progress to this year’s Leinster final?
# Number One
Kilkenny's star goalkeeper returns to start for clash with Wexford
Eoin Murphy has been out since fracturing his knee in a club game.
# Apology
Bishop welcomes apology over Capuchin priest who compared gay people to 'infected zombies'
Brother Tom Forde made the statements in a homily delivered during Mass in Kilkenny on Saturday.
# crunch the numbers
What does each county need from this weekend's Leinster and Munster hurling final round ties?
Galway, Kilkenny, Wexford, Dublin, Tipperary, Cork, Limerick and Clare are all in action.
# demanding
Balancing camogie and nursing between Kilkenny and Dublin while chasing the All-Ireland dream
And Grace Walsh is loving every minute of it.
# classic
Kilkenny suffer first home championship defeat in 70 years after thrilling clash with Galway
A narrow Galway victory at Nowlan Park this afternoon.
Kilkenny v Galway, Meath v Laois - Leinster GAA match tracker
While there’s hurling action at Nowlan Park, the first Leinster football final place is at stake up at Croker.
# Teamsheets
Glynn starts for Galway as Kilkenny make one change for Nowlan Park showdown
The sides meet in the Leinster SHC on Sunday, with a throw-in time of 2pm set.
# the neighbours
When the Cats come to town - Carlow and Kilkenny reignite their Leinster derby after 26 years
Constantly living in Kilkenny’s shadow through the years, Carlow welcomed them to Netwatch Cullen Park yesterday.
# Suspension
Dublin selector Greg Kennedy faces four-week ban for 'disruptive conduct'
The Dubs’ Maor Foirne intervened with play and caught a sliotar during his side’s defeat to Kilkenny at Nowlan Park.
# Suspect Device
Kilkenny High Street reopens after controlled explosion carried out on 'suspect device'
The device was discovered in the early hours of the morning.
# story of my bar
'People meet, discuss, hear stories and sing': How one of Ireland's oldest houses became a pub... again
The chequered history of the Hole In The Wall in Kilkenny.
# interception
Bizarre scenes as Dublin selector comes onto pitch and intercepts TJ Reid free
Former Galway hurler Greg Kennedy, now a selector with Dublin, caught Reid’s quickly-taken free on the pitch.
Kilkenny v Dublin, Leinster senior hurling championship
We were also keeping an eye on tonight’s Gaelic football action.
# cast your vote
Poll: Who do you think will win this year's Leinster senior hurling championship?
Galway will be hoping to complete a three-in-a-row this year.
# Camogie
'It can come across that players are whinging and complaining... but the rules have to change with the game'
Kilkenny star and 2018 Player of the Year Anne Dalton delivered yet another passionate call for change to The42.
# Hard Lines
Disappointment for DJ Carey's Kilkenny minor footballers after 38-point defeat
Wicklow were leading by 19 points at half-time before pushing on against the Cats after the restart.
# Wrap
Kilkenny minors avenge Leinster final defeat with narrow win over Dublin as Wexford edge out Offaly
There were also Round 1 victories for Carlow, Kildare and Laois.
# On the box
From provincial action to All-Ireland finals - Sky announce 2019 GAA coverage
It’s nearly that time of year again…
# Sister Act
'It's so strange going out on the pitch and not seeing her there'
Camogie and hurling is a way of life for the Farrells of Thomastown and Kilkenny.
# Frustration
'The hits in hurling and the speed it's played at, that's what camogie players want'
Kilkenny star Anna Farrell is the latest to tell The42 that change is needed – and fast.
# BallyKelly
Investigation into deaths of two protected falcons found in Wexford quarry
The birds were found close to the remains of a pigeon which the National Parks and Wildlife Service said may be connected.
# Cats Get The Cream
Venue change confirmed for league semi-final meeting of last year's top two
Nowlan Park will host the last four clash of 2018 All-Ireland finalists Dublin and Cork.
# Tribes On Top
From being seen as 'spoofers' and 'bluffers' to a first national title since 2015
The Galway camógs had a special win in Croke Park yesterday.
# Champions
Galway turn on the style to claim first league title in four years against Kilkenny
The Westerners were two-point winners at Croke Park this afternoon.
# team ethic
'There are no cliques. Everyone gets on. You go in, train hard, and you go home happy'
Kilkenny’s Danielle Morrissey is looking to add more medals to her cabinet in this weekend’s Camogie League final.
# Sharpshooter
Fresh from Ballyhale's triumph, Cody hits 0-8 to guide St Kieran's into All-Ireland final
The Kilkenny kingpins reached their sixth Croke Cup final after beating CBC Cork.
# Great Cause
Details revealed for Cork and Kilkenny charity hurling game in aid of Kieran O'Connor
The counties will meet next Wednesday night in aid of the 2010 All-Ireland winner.