Adult tickets(€15) for next Sunday's Junior and Senior County Final Double Header are now on sale at the usual Supervalu and Centra outlets. Purchase your ticket in advance and avoid queues outside the Ground on Sunday.
Please note Students and Pensioners should purchase their tickets(€10) outside the Ground on Sunday.
Under 16's are free of charge.
Going to the County Final on Sunday? Have your photo taken with the Mc Carthy Cup against the back drop of Croke Park on All Ireland Day. To avail of this unique opportunity bring your own camera/smart phone and create a lasting memory to take home.
Photo location will be behind Ardan de Gras near Suppoprters Club Wagon.
Click on Read More below for full size photo.
The eagerly anticipated replay of the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate Hurling Final between Bennettsbridge and St Patricks goes ahead this Saturday at 3pm in Nowlan Park, Admission will again be €10 for adults and €5 for Students and Pensioners with under 16's free of charge. Following the highly entertaining and high scoring drawn game there is sure to be a huge crowd at Nowlan Park for more of the same this weekend.
The winners play Coill Dubh - the Kildare Senior champions - in the AIB Leinster Intermediate Club championship on Sunday at 1.30pm at a Kilkenny venue to be confirmed.
In an attractive double header both the J J Kavanagh and Sons Junior Final between Glenmore and Kilmacow and the St Canices Credit Union Senior Hurling Final between Clara and O'Loughlin Gaels will be played in Nowlan Park next Sunday October 25th. With the hour changing next weekend the Junior game throws in at 1.15 with the senior game at 3.15.
Admission will be by ticket only - €15(Adults); €10(Pensioners/Students); Under 16's are free of charge. Adult tickets can be purchased in advance at the usual Supervalu and Centra outlets.
Between the two games the Rower Inistioge 1968 County Championship team will be honoured - See separate story on this home page. Entertainment will also be provided by St Patricks Brass and Reed Band and their weekend guests the Friendship Band from Northern Ireland.
This Sunday, on the occasion of our County Final, the 1968 Rower Inistioge Team will be honoured. To coincide with the event a 32 page souvenir brochure will be on sale at the nominal cost of €4. This includes reports on all the championship games of the Kilkenny 1968 championship culminating with the final against the legendary Bennettsbridge team of the 60's. The team will be introduced to the crowd after the Junior Final on Sunday.
Click on Read More below for an extract from the book showing the championship records for 1968.