U-15 Black Development Squad (Posted Tuesday May 21st)
U-14 Development Squad (Posted Wednesday May 22nd)read more
Kilkenny hurling lost one of its greatest stars last week when Tommy O'Connell sadly passed away. Kilkenny GAA extend our sympathies to his family, friends and all those who shared a pitch with him.
Click below for an interview with Tommy O'Connell by Jim Fogarty some years ago.read more
The annual Kilkenny Senior Hurlers Race and Family Fun Day will take place on Monday June 3rd at Gowran Racecourse. There will be seven top class races on the day, with a best dressed competiton for both ladies and gents. There will also be a BBQ and garden party with lots of family fun activities such as Boucy castles and Bungee Runs.
Gates open at 12pm, first race at 2pm. There will be free buses from Kilkenny Castle form 12pm. Admission will be €15 but there is a 33% discount if pre-purchased on Gowranpark.ie. Concession tickets are also available through local clubs. U-16's are free.
Click here for photos from the Race Day launch. (Willie Dempsey)read more
The St Canice's Credit Union Senior Hurling league, the Michael Lyng Motors Hurling league and the JJ Kavanagh & Sons Hurling league make a welcome return for the third round of 2019. Most Senior and Intermediate games will be played on Tuesday and Wednesday night next. The one exception was the Fenians Vs Carrickchock game which was played on Saturday evening with the Fenians claiming the two points on offer.
Kilkenny have claimed a second victory in this years Leinster Championship with a 1-14 to 3-22 win over Carlow in Netwatch Cullen Park on Sunday. Kilkenny took the lead early on and lead from start to finish. A flurry of Carlow scores in the third quarter wasn't enough and Kilkenny retained their composure to run out winners. The win puts Kilkenny on four points after two games. Next up will be Galway in Nowlan Park on June 9th, followed by Wexford away in Wexford Park on July 15th.
Click below for full match report (John Knox, Kilkenny People)
For pictures click here (Martin Rowe)
For pictures click here (Willie Dempsey)read more
Kilkenny Black V Waterford, Wednesday 22nd May, WIT Sports Campus, Waterford. Throw in 7.30pm. Click below for full panel details.
Click below for Bórd ná nÓg update from PRO Pado Flynnread more
Brian Cody and his management team have tonight named the Kilkenny team that will face Carlow on Sunday in Round 2 of the Leinster Championship. The game has a throw-in time of 3pm in Netwatch Cullen Park. Click below for full details.
Tickets on pre-sale at usual Centra and Supervalu outlets and at the ground on the day.read more
The thrid round of the Celtic Challenge was played on Wednesday evening with Kilkenny Kilkenny Amber running out 3-11 to 2-15 winners over Tipperary Gold in Cashel, while Kilkenny Black had no such luck against East Cork, loosing on a scoreline of 1-8 to 2-18 in Leamybrien.
Both teams are out again on Wednesday May 22nd with Kilkenny Amber taking on East Cork in Leamybrien at 7.30pm while Kilkenny Black will take on Waterford in WIT Carriganore also at 7.30pm.read more