Person: Ned Quinn
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Kildare president Seamus Aldridge is surprised, given Ned Quinn’s previous experience in Kilkenny, that the Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC) chairman decided the county can’t host their All-Ireland SFC qualifier against Mayo in St Conleth’s Park on Saturday because of capacity issues.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018
Unsure why Kildare are refusing to play in Croke Park? Read our quick guide...
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
Last October when some of the country’s most enquiring coaching minds and leading service providers attended the HPX High Performance conference out in Sport Ireland’s fabulous new campus in Abbotstown, a number of the best operators working in inter-county hurling fell into each other’s company during a tea break.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018
Rivals Kilkenny and Tipperary meet again tomorrow in the league final in Nowlan Park.says this Kilkenny group know by this stage that if they’re not producing the goods, Brian Cody will get someone else to do it
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
GAA Congress this afternoon rejected the Club Players Association (CPA) motion for voter transparency at the annual event.
Sat, 24 Feb, 2018
Sat, 27 Jan, 2018
The messages have been plentiful as they have been humbling. Heart-warming texts from Derek McGrath, Anthony Daly, and Nicky English.
Fri, 26 Jan, 2018
Tipperary captain Pádraic Maher accepts neither he or any of his team-mates will be able to play all league and championship games next year because of the condensed schedule.
Wed, 06 Dec, 2017
Four days out from a hurling-dominated Special Congress and what will be decided for next year’s senior championship is anyone’s guess, writes .
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017
A legend, a leader, a braveheart, a kind, loving and spiritual man were among the accolades used to describe Willie Duggan at his funeral Mass, when more than 1,000 people gathered to say farewell to a giant of Irish and international rugby.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
Wexford have been dealt a blow ahead of Saturday’s Leinster semi-final against Kilkenny with the news that Liam Óg McGovern is suspected to have torn a cruciate ligament.
Wed, 07 Jun, 2017
If you hear what sounds like a klaxon, it’s because what follows is a mention of hurling and the movie “Gladiator” in the same breath.
Tue, 14 Mar, 2017
Mon, 13 Mar, 2017
Tue, 22 Nov, 2016
Thu, 20 Oct, 2016
FAI chief John Delaney and Ireland team manager Martin O’Neill were among the mourners yesterday at the funeral Mass for Milo Corcoran, a former FAI president who leaves “many, many legacies”.
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016
Mon, 08 Aug, 2016
Kilkenny hurling legend DJ Carey has taken up a key role with the county’s underage footballers.
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
Kilkenny chairman Ned Quinn has issued a heartfelt apology to the county’s minor footballers in the wake of their humiliating defeat to Wexford in the Leinster championship on Saturday.
Tue, 19 Apr, 2016
Kilkenny's county board chairman has apologised to the county's minor footballers who suffered a 71-point thrashing at the hands of Wexford on Saturday in the minor Leinster Championship.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
A fleece of us in Clare got nominated for All Stars in 1998 and the county board obligingly decided to fly us up on the Friday and back down on the Saturday.
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
Surveying the crowd of thousands last night in Nowlan Park at another victory celebration, Brian Cody was already planting the seeds for more All-Ireland homecomings in Kilkenny.
Tue, 08 Sep, 2015
When a little more time has passed, it will inevitably become a question among hurling’s barstool brigade: name the man who spent a single year as Kilkenny manager immediately prior to Brian Cody?
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
And just like that, Waterford are again everyone’s second favourite team.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
As one foxy-headed supremo bowed out from the inter-county fray this week, another is about to make his eagerly-awaited return.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
Fr Tommy Maher, who died on Tuesday evening, has been described as a "legendary figure in Kilkenny and in hurling generally" by Kilkenny County Board chairman Ned Quinn.
Fri, 27 Mar, 2015
So the end came over tea and scones. That seems a rather genteel way to conclude the greatest career in Gaelic games rather than, say, a last, frenzied attack to overturn a two-point deficit, a desperate free launched into a hostile square.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
As was widely anticipated, Henry Shefflin this afternoon confirmed his inter-county retirement after 16 illustrious years.
Wed, 25 Mar, 2015
It may be six months since the word was uttered but with time it has become more powerful. Because it’s never been retracted. Never apologised for. And, let’s be honest, never denounced by a GAA official without any vim.
Fri, 06 Mar, 2015
Hurling 2020 chairman Liam Sheedy believes a limit of five defenders on the goal-line for 20-metre frees is a fair compromise.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2015
Alan Cadogan will not feature for the Cork senior footballers in 2015, having chosen to focus on hurling next season.
Wed, 12 Nov, 2014
Brian Cody has avoided suspension for comments about referee Barry Kelly in the wake of Kilkenny’s All-Ireland hurling final replay win over Tipperary last month.
Sat, 18 Oct, 2014
In yesterday’s Irish Examiner, we carried a transcript of Brian Cody’s absorbing interview with six journalists in the bar of the CityWest Hotel on Sunday morning.
Tue, 30 Sep, 2014
Thousands gathered at Nowlan Park this evening to welcome home the victorious Kilkenny team after their 35th All-Ireland Senior Hurling triumph yesterday at Croke Park.
Sun, 28 Sep, 2014
The GAA’s Hawk-Eye technology has its critics, but the system netted the association €3m extra in gate receipts after its pivotal role in yesterday’s drawn All-Ireland hurling final.
Mon, 08 Sep, 2014
Kilkenny County Board chairman Ned Quinn has called for the building of a hurling museum in the city to mark the county’s illustrious GAA past.
Wed, 03 Sep, 2014
Irish Rail will suffer yet another significant financial loss this weekend if talks on staff pay cuts do not quickly yield a solution which averts the upcoming strike action.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2014
Filing an attendance yarn during the week, the mandatory phone call was put in to Kilkenny chairman Ned Quinn.
Mon, 11 Aug, 2014
The roofless Old Stand in Nowlan Park won’t be seen in Sky Sports’ GAA debut next month.
Tue, 20 May, 2014
Sky Sports’ GAA debut will feature a roofless stand as a new one won’t be ready in time for the Leinster SHC quarter-final between Kilkenny and Offaly in Nowlan Park on June 7.
Thu, 10 Apr, 2014