LEINSTER GAA SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTER FINAL
Saturday 4th June 2016
Nowlan Park, Kilkenny (7.00) - Dublin v Laois
Preparations continue at Nowlan Park for the All Ticket Leinster Senior Football Quarter- Final between All Ireland Champions Dublin and Laois. The game is being played on Saturday 4th June with a 7pm throw in. The game will be preceded by the British Junior Championship game between Kilkenny and London at 5pm.
Tickets for the game are now on sale at the usual Supervalu and Centra outlets or on-line from GAA.ie.
Click on Read More below for Nowlan Park Access information including stile numbers and Stand names. We also have information on parking facilities which we will continue to update in the coming days.read more
This weekend sees a host of action at Junior level, particularly in the 2nd and 3rd team leagues, with finals on both Friday and Sunday.
Pride of place goes to the J J kavanagh and Sons Northern Junior Final which also doubles as the All County League Quarter-Final. Barrow Rangers take on O'Loughlin Gaels in Clara at 7.15 for what is sure to be an entertaining hour's hurling.
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Kilkenny take on Westmeath in the Bord Gáis Leinster Under 21 Quarter-Final in Mullingar on Wednesday night. Manager Eddie Brennan and his selectors have today named the team.
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Castlecomer CS 1.11
Castlecomer Community School won their first ever All Ireland Hurling Community & Comprehensive Final when defeating Blackwater by a single point in a nail biting game in Walsh Park Waterford.
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Kilkenny GAA extends its congratulations to the school on their great achievement.read more
Erins Own look like they are on to another winner off the field when they have popular music group Delorentos in Castlecomer on July 23rd for their Outdoor Music Festival. Also on the bill will be Paddy Dennehy and The Red Herrring, Amy Mc Allister and DJ Darragh O'Dea. The event is for over 18's only and kicks off at 6pm.
Tickets are now on sale at Roller Coaster Records Kieran St Kilkenny.
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At the May County Board Meeting, kindly hosted by Dicksboro Club this week, the draw was made for the Tomáis de Bhaldraithe Scholarship winners who will attend Ring Gaeltacht this summer.
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Dublin 2-18 Kilkenny 1-19
The Kilkenny Minors were within seconds of qualifying for the Leinster Final at Parnell Park on Saturday when a three point lead was cancelled out by a 62nd minute Dublin goal to force the tie into extra time. Another Dublin goal just before the break in extra time proved crucial. Shane Mahoney did pull a goal back with 5 minutes remaining to leave just two points between the sides but Dublin held out in a nail biting finish
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Click HERE for images of the day from Willie Dempsey
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