The 3rd round of the St Canice's Credit Union senior hurling league will take place this Friday (Aug 17th) and Saturday (Aug 18th). This weekend will also see the 3rd round of the JJ Kavanagh & Sons junior league. Senior and junior teams will then have a free weekend, when the focus will turn to the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League with fixtures on the weekend of Aug 25th and 26th. For this weekends fixtures click on the links below, please note the times of all fixtures.
For Friday's fixtures click here
For Saturday's fixtures click here
Kilkenny GAA will host a post-match dinner following the All-Ireland Minor Final next Sunday Aug 19th. The event will take place in Langtons on Sunday Aug 19th at 9pm. Tickets are €25, special U-14 menu €10. Tickets are available from Nowlan Park on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week from 10am - 2pm. The office will not be open on Friday.
The All-Ireland Minor Final Vs Galway will preceed the All-Ireland Senior Final on Sunday in Croke Park. The minor game has a throw-in of 1pm.
Friday night saw the return of the St Canice's Credit Union Senior League, the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League and the JJ Kavanagh and Sons Junior League. Saturday and Sunday will see the remaining games played in all three grades.
The clash of John Lockes and Young Irelands tomorrow (Sunday) at 7.15pm in Bennettsbridge in the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League will double up as the Michael Lyng Motors County League Division 3 League Final.
For Friday's fixtures and results click here
For Saturday's fixtures and results click here
For Sunday's fixture and results click here
Click here for pictures from James Stephens Vs Dicksboro: William Dempsey
Click here for pictures from Thomastown Vs Tullogher Rosbercon: William Dempsey
Nowlan Park was today chosen by the GAA as the winner of the 2018 County Pitch of the Year. Kilkenny County Board is delighted that the huge investment and effort in maintaining and improving the Nowlan Park pitch has been acknowledged. Huge thanks must go to past and present board members for their commitment to the facility, but special praise must be reserved for the ground staff of John Coogan, Kevin McGarry and Mick O'Neill. Please click below for the full GAA press release announcing the win.
The most up to date record of Kilkenny and National GAA records is now available online in the Kilkenny GAA Bible. Containing 297 pages, it stretches from the first entry recording Tullaroan’s Senior Hurling Victory in 1887 to the attendance at last years All Ireland Senior Football Final In between, it contains the results in all grades of local and Inter-County Hurling, Football, Camogie, Handball and Ladies Football games. It also includes the players on the Inter County and Senior Club teams, the records of Féile, Masters, Colleges, Schools, Oireachtas and Interfirms competitions and details of Officers, Referees, All Stars and Clubs.
The annual production compiled by Gerry O’Neill and sponsored by the Year Book Committee was first published in hard copy in 2000 with a second edition in 2005. Since then it has been available online under the Resources tab on the County Website killkennygaa.ie. The demand for another hardcopy book for fireside reading is being met when a limited print edition is run in September. To see all of the details right up to the end of the 2017 Championship Year….. Click Here