The Rower Inistioge take on Buffers Alley of Wexford in the AIB Leinster Club Intermediate Hurling Final in Bellefield on Sunday with a 2pm throw in. The Wexford side accounted for Meath champions Kilmessan 3-13 to 3-10 in the semi-final having earlier defeated Glenealy of Wicklow in the quarter-final. The Rower Inistioge accounted for Celbridge of Kildare in their semi-final 1-14 to 0-13. We will have live updates on Twitter on the game in Bellefield and the match will also be broadcast by KCLR 96FM. The best wishes of all Kilkenny hurling supporters go with The Rower Inistioge in this important fixture. Meanwhile the Leinster Council has confirmed that the Senior Final between Mount Leinster Rangers and Oulart the Ballagh will be played in Nowlan Park on Sunday December 1st whilst Lisdowney will take on Ballinamere of Offaly in the Junior Final on the same day in Tullamore. Both of these games throw in at 2pm.
In the South Mullinavat qualified to meet Glenmore in the A Final following a thrilling win over Thomastown at the weekend. Dunnamaggin and Kilmacow will meet in the B decider. Also at the weekend Carrickshock won the B Shield with a 3-14 to 2-12 victory over Tullogher Rosbercon. Picture shows South Chairman Pat Dunphy presenting shield to Carrickshock captain John Power. For action shots from Mullinavat v Thomastown, courtesy Willie Dempsey, click on Read More below.
In the North the A competition is at semi-final stage. James Stephens had a two point win over city rivals Dicksboro in the quarter-final replay on Saturday and now go on to meet Erins Own in the semi-final next Saturday. O'Loughlin Gaels had a good 2-15 to 4-6 win over St Lactains and will play St Paticks in the other semi-final also next Saturday. The B Final sees Tullaroan take on Bennettsbridge in Palmerstown next Saturday at 2pm.
Looking for some unusual stocking fillers for Christmas? Avail of the Kilkenny Supporters Club wallets, rulers and calendars. First batch of wallets now sold out. Place your orders now from Jim Freeman 087-2551507, John Mackey 087-6509203 or from Nowlan Park for next batch. Click on Read More below for photographs.
The Annual General Meeting of the Dublin Branch of Kilkenny Supporters Club takes place in the Academy Hotel (Findlater Place - off O'Connell St) next Thursday night 21st November at 8.30. The Dublin Branch continues to provide invaluable support to Kilkenny GAA and we encourage Kilkenny fans in the capital to attend. If you have Kilkenny relatives in Dublin please contact them and ask them to lend their support. Details of the Club can be found on this home page. Picture shows Dublin Branch Chairman Eddie Nolan with Kilkenny players Paddy Hogan, Cha Fitzpatrick, David Herity and Richie Hogan on the occasion of the annual fund-raising Golf Classic earlier this year.
The Kilkenny Scór na nÓg Final will take place on Tuesday 19th November at The Set Theatre in Langtons Kilkenny. Closing date for entries extended to Saturday 16th November. The disciplines are: 1.Ceili Dancing; 2.Solo Singing; 3.Traditional Music Group; 4.Ballad Group; 5.Recitations; 6.Set Dancing. To qualify for Scór clubs must participate in at least two of these disciplines. Competitors must be under 17 on January 1st 2014. For a short video on the Scór na nÓg national finals in Derry last year click HERE
For link to Rules and other Info click HERE
For entry details and contacts for Kilkenny competition click on Read More below