Court and Crime
Court and Crime
Éamonn Fitzmaurice had questioned the proposal to complete the Hogan Cup by the fifth Sunday in the year.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020
A Kerry referee has suggested GAA broadcasters need to help fans better understand the rules.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019
Manager Edmond O’Sullivan admitted Dr Crokes attempted to coax Colm Cooper out of retirement for yesterday’s Kerry’s county final, but “it wasn’t to be”.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
Kerry sensation David Clifford lit up Austin Stack Park in this second Garvey’s Kerry SFC quarter-final as East Kerry dominated the opening half against a Dingle side who struggled to deal with the attacking flair and pace of the East Kerry boys.
Sat, 19 Oct, 2019
Touchy, aren’t we? A few people took offence at my quip last week that I was taking the Henry Kissinger line on the Iran-Iraq war regarding the Dublin-Kerry.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
It was natural that of all the previous All-Ireland finals that last Sunday’s conjured comparisons with, 1982 was the easiest from the archive to reach for, but for long periods, it felt an awful lot like 2011 to us.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2019
There are not too many Kerry GAA supporters who have won four All-Ireland medals for Cork, but Shauna Kelly is an exception to that rule.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2019
Former Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice believes it would be wrong if Meath referee David Gough is nominated by the GAA to handle next month’s All-Ireland final between Dublin and Kerry.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
The Kerry U-20 Hurlers never looked threatened in winning the Richie McElligott Cup for the third successive year in Pairc Tailteann.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
Cork manager Keith Ricken was thrilled with Cork’s performance as they won the Munster U20 final by beating Kerry 3-16 to 0-12.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
GAA president John Horan insists that a Cork double-bill in Croke Park was not feasible this weekend.
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019
Just 18,265 souls, the worst crowd for a Cork-Kerry Munster SFC final in 36 years, were treated to entertainment if anything else as the challengers gave Kerry their biggest test in four years.
Sat, 22 Jun, 2019
The GAA are bracing themselves for the worst attendances at provincial football finals in well over a decade.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
Cork and Kerry played out a thrilling John Kerins Cup U20 League draw in Clonakilty last night.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Cork and Kerry played out a thrilling John Kerins U20 Cup League draw in Clonakilty this evening.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Almost half of the candidates running in the Kerry local elections are sitting councillors, reports
Fri, 24 May, 2019
Eleven men in their 20s have appeared before Killarney District Court today, each charged with dangerous driving last weekend at a scenic spot near Moll’s Gap, Co. Kerry.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
In February, Valentia put forward a motion to Congress calling for U17s to be allowed play senior for junior clubs in non-championship matches but it was defeated.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
Defeat by Mayo in Sunday’s Allianz League football final may “not turn out to be a bad thing” for Kerry, in the view of county board chairman Tim Murphy, who has praised new manager Peter Keane’s “outstanding” start in charge.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
Two members of the Dr Crokes football management, along with half-forward Brian Looney, would prefer if the All-Ireland club championship was wrapped up within the calendar year, describing the 12-week gap between their Munster decider and All-Ireland semi-final as “crazy”.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
It’s the first Sunday of October and you’ve just landed at JFK and, this being midday local time, a hundred county finals back home are into their closing stages. This you know because Pepsi Sister has Sunday Sport on the radio in – she being the successful one of the offspring - her fire-engine red Jeep, writes
Sat, 15 Dec, 2018
New Kerry football manager Peter Keane had full autonomy in selecting his backroom team, Kerry county board chairman Tim Murphy has insisted.
Tue, 09 Oct, 2018
Dublin footballers continue to be somewhat of a quandary for everybody outside the capital, don’t they? It’s like people are torn between really appreciating what they’re doing through their incredible domination of the competition, or utterly despising it because of the obvious advantages they have enjoyed getting there, writes
Tue, 14 Aug, 2018
A Cork-Kerry Munster final fills James Masters’ horizon this afternoon... but not necessarily the one you are thinking of.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2018
A Kerry gardener has won a silver-gilt medal at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show in London.
Wed, 23 May, 2018
Once the preserve of athletes, protein bars are going mainstream and Kerry-based Origin Bars are capturing market share, says
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
The GAA have been forced to upset their designation of April as a club-only month by staging the Allianz Football League Division 4 final on April 6 or 7.
Tue, 06 Mar, 2018
A prayer was offered at weekend Masses in Caherciveen for the infant Baby John and for his family, amid a new inquiry into what was a traumatic event in a South Kerry community over 30 years ago.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017
“Am I good enough to wear number 14 for Kerry next year? That’s what I have to prove.” Kieran Donaghy thought he was finished in a Kerry jersey. The pain of defeat by Mayo bit deep but he has always found a way of twisting pain to his own ends. And he has always loved to prove people wrong.
Sat, 02 Dec, 2017
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017
Eamonn Fitzmaurice believes that Mayo have rediscovered their mojo at a critical juncture of the season thanks to a “glut of games”.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2017
Kerry and All-Ireland quarter-finals. At this stage, framed by their own hyphened, hinged parlance. Ring-rusty. Lethargic-like. Semi-sloppy. But powder still dry. And winning to boot.
Mon, 31 Jul, 2017
It’s time to take the advice of the five men quoted below and double the guards, writes
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
The Kingdom’s incredible winning streak over 90 years ago was all the more remarkable given the political tensions with the squad, writes
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
Sat, 03 Dec, 2016
Daithí Casey didn’t enjoy looking in at Legion or Austin Stacks carrying the Kerry flag in Munster in recent years.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
Mon, 03 Oct, 2016
For all the many deserved plaudits last Sunday’s Kerry-Dublin game has had thrown its way, one doesn’t stand up to actual scrutiny.
Tue, 30 Aug, 2016
Wed, 10 Aug, 2016