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# top-cats - This year 2022

'The off the field stuff was very tough...It just seemed that everything was going wrong'
# Top Cats
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# Top Cats

'The off the field stuff was very tough...It just seemed that everything was going wrong'

Aug 7th 2022, 7:39 PM 6,734 Views 1 Comment

Brian Dowling hailed Kilkenny’s team spirit in face of adversity this season.

Tigers have rediscovered their claws, but Leinster have the quality to survive trip to Welford Road
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Tigers have rediscovered their claws, but Leinster have the quality to survive trip to Welford Road

May 7th 2022, 7:30 AM 3,517 Views 1 Comment

Leo Cullen will be back on familiar ground when the province visit Leicester today.

Goals key for Cats as Kilkenny secure deserved win over previously unbeaten Waterford
# Report
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# Report

Goals key for Cats as Kilkenny secure deserved win over previously unbeaten Waterford

Mar 20th 2022, 5:16 PM 8,474 Views 2 Comments

Goals in either half by Cillian Buckley and Billy Ryan ultimately proved the difference at UPMC Nowlan Park.

# top-cats - Last year 2021

'She didn't get a result until half-way through the match' - Kilkenny boss hoping for Covid-free 2022
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# Top Cats

'She didn't get a result until half-way through the match' - Kilkenny boss hoping for Covid-free 2022

Oct 6th 2021, 8:12 PM 5,779 Views 0 Comments

Brian Dowling’s reappointment for a third season in charge was confirmed on Tuesday night.

Kilkenny surge to 73rd Leinster title after dominating second-half against Dublin
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# Top Cats

Kilkenny surge to 73rd Leinster title after dominating second-half against Dublin

Jul 17th 2021, 9:15 PM 36,861 Views 58 Comments

Mattie Kenny lost four players due to a Covid case in the camp ahead of the game.

# top-cats - All time

'He's outrageously skillful' - Kilkenny captain hails Hogan's bouncebackability
# Super Sub
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# Super Sub

'He's outrageously skillful' - Kilkenny captain hails Hogan's bouncebackability

Nov 17th 2020, 4:28 PM 11,216 Views 6 Comments

The 2014 Hurler of the Year inspired the Cats to a late Leinster final comeback win.

Ann Downey effect still visible in Kilkenny through successor and former Cats hurler Dowling
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Ann Downey effect still visible in Kilkenny through successor and former Cats hurler Dowling

Oct 22nd 2020, 9:09 AM 5,793 Views 1 Comment

Brian Dowling is channelling his inner Ann Downey.

'Lads would say you dream of playing in Croke Park but with your club, it never came into my mind'
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# Top Cats

'Lads would say you dream of playing in Croke Park but with your club, it never came into my mind'

Jan 14th 2020, 4:10 PM 8,708 Views 2 Comments

Padraig Walsh and Tullaroan are gearing up for Sunday’s All-Ireland intermediate hurling club final.

Cody relishing showdown against 'the best team in the country'
# Top Cats
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# Top Cats

Cody relishing showdown against 'the best team in the country'

Jul 15th 2019, 6:35 AM 9,541 Views 6 Comments

Kilkenny will take on the reigning All-Ireland champions in the semi-final in two weeks.

TJ Reid bags 2-12 as dominant second-half guides Kilkenny to opening day win over Dublin
# Top Cats
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# Top Cats

TJ Reid bags 2-12 as dominant second-half guides Kilkenny to opening day win over Dublin

May 11th 2019, 8:46 PM 31,573 Views 36 Comments

Dublin led by four at the interval before Kilkenny turned the screw in the second-half.

Hogan's injury woes continue but Murphy and Fennelly to rejoin Kilkenny squad next month
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Hogan's injury woes continue but Murphy and Fennelly to rejoin Kilkenny squad next month

Mar 20th 2018, 4:08 PM 8,265 Views 1 Comment

Paul Murphy and Colin Fennelly have been on a UN peacekeeping tour in Lebanon.

Kilkenny hold on for three-point success over Offaly to book Walsh Cup final place
# Cats Get The Cream
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# Cats Get The Cream

Kilkenny hold on for three-point success over Offaly to book Walsh Cup final place

Jan 13th 2018, 3:57 PM 10,424 Views 7 Comments

Brian Cody’s side triumphed in Tullamore today.

'Our household is manic on the best of days, but on All-Ireland day it's a complete joke!'
# Sister Act
From The42
# Sister Act

'Our household is manic on the best of days, but on All-Ireland day it's a complete joke!'

Sep 10th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,913 Views 0 Comments

Anna Farrell is lining out alongside two of her sisters in today’s All-Ireland senior camogie final as Kilkenny eye a back-to-back double.

Sister Act! Farrells to the fore as Kilkenny eye back-to-back double
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From The42
# Top Cats

Sister Act! Farrells to the fore as Kilkenny eye back-to-back double

Jun 9th 2017, 12:06 PM 7,216 Views 2 Comments

The reigning champions, captained by Anna Farrell, face Waterford in their All-Ireland championship opener tomorrow.

Impressive Kilkenny lay down championship marker with league final win over Cork
# Top Cats
From The42
# Top Cats

Impressive Kilkenny lay down championship marker with league final win over Cork

Apr 23rd 2017, 4:35 PM 6,550 Views 13 Comments

Ann Downey oversaw an all-round performance.

TJ Reid a class apart as Dublin well beaten by Kilkenny
# Top Cats
From The42
# Top Cats

TJ Reid a class apart as Dublin well beaten by Kilkenny

Mar 20th 2016, 4:13 PM 9,479 Views 3 Comments

Victory at Nowlan Park sees Kilkenny face Offaly in the league quarter-finals.

Kilkenny hit 8 goals to hammer Tipp while Cork and Galway also triumph
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Kilkenny hit 8 goals to hammer Tipp while Cork and Galway also triumph

Jul 11th 2015, 6:03 PM 8,804 Views 1 Comment

The senior camogie championship continued this afternoon.

Match report: Kilkenny come out on the right side of history at second time of asking
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From The42
# GAA

Match report: Kilkenny come out on the right side of history at second time of asking

Sep 27th 2014, 7:27 PM 9,326 Views 11 Comments

It’s just the 10 Celtic Crosses for Henry Shefflin now.

Impressive Kilkenny see off Wexford to set up semi-final with Galway
# GAA
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# GAA

Impressive Kilkenny see off Wexford to set up semi-final with Galway

Mar 30th 2014, 6:29 PM 6,968 Views 11 Comments

Brian Cody will be pleased with his day’s work.

Kilkenny's Rower-Inistioge lift the Leinster intermediate hurling club crown
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# Top Cats

Kilkenny's Rower-Inistioge lift the Leinster intermediate hurling club crown

Nov 24th 2013, 5:16 PM 4,270 Views 2 Comments

The Kilkenny side overcame Wexford’s Buffers Alley this afternoon.

Clara are crowned Kilkenny senior hurling champions after 27-year wait
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Clara are crowned Kilkenny senior hurling champions after 27-year wait

Oct 27th 2013, 5:29 PM 7,416 Views 7 Comments

Victory over Carrickshock saw Clara crowned champions just 12 months after they won the Kilkenny intermediate title.

Cats made to fight by Faithful but claim place in Leinster U-21 decider
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# Top Cats

Cats made to fight by Faithful but claim place in Leinster U-21 decider

Jun 26th 2013, 8:53 PM 2,540 Views 2 Comments

Offaly pushed Kilkenny all the way in the provincial semi-final tonight.

Open thread: who was your All-Ireland hurling final replay man-of-the-match?
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From The42
# Top Cats

Open thread: who was your All-Ireland hurling final replay man-of-the-match?

Sep 30th 2012, 5:06 PM 2,458 Views 5 Comments

Kilkenny sealed their 35th All-Ireland SHC win today with a ruthless rout of Leinster kingpins Galway ,

Taking stick: Has Kilkenny's air of invincibility been blown away?
# Top Cats
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Taking stick: Has Kilkenny's air of invincibility been blown away?

Mar 19th 2012, 2:59 PM 698 Views 1 Comment

The question is whether this win over Dublin blew away Kilkenny’s air of invincibility or whether such a stirring comeback merely added to it.