Railyard 2-8 Aughrim 1-7
Kilkenny GAA wishes to congratulate The Railyard on their great win in the AIB Leinster Intermediate Football Championship yesterday. They now progress to the Quarter-Final where they will meet Eadestown, recently crowned Kildare Intermediate Champions. The game will be played at a Kilkenny venue on Sunday 2nd November. Click on Read More below for team photos and a brief match report.
Please note that the throw in time for the St Canices Credit Union SHC Quarter-Final between Clara and O'Loughlin Gaels in Nowlan Park today has been brought forward to 4.45
Next Sunday Nowlan Park will host a double header in the J J Kavanagh and Sons Junior Hurling Championship Semi-Finals. This will be the first of 5 Nowlan Park Super Sundays culminating in the Minor and Senior Finals on November 16th. First up at 2pm will be the meeting of Mooncoin and O'Loughlin Gaels. Then at 3.45 Bennettsbridge will take on Galmoy. The Junior Final is scheduled to take place on Sunday 9th November as a curtain raiser to the Intermediate Final.
Because of on-going construction work on the new roof of Ardan Breathnach admission to Nowlan Park until further notice will be to Ardan de Gras only with entry from Hebron Road. Admission next Sunday will be €10 for adults, €5 for Students and Pensioners while children under 16 are free.
Although our club hurling season has been delayed somewhat it is all systems go in the AIB Leinster Club Football Championship. First up will be our senior champions Railyard who play Aughrim of Wicklow in the Club Intermediate Championship in Freshford on Sunday with a 3pm throw in.
Meanwhile our representatives in the Junior Football Championship will be known when Piltown and Thomastown play the J J Kavanagh and Sons Kilkenny Intemediate Final on the weekend of 25th to 27th October. The Kilkenny winners will be away to either Straffan of Kildare or Sean Connollys of Longford in the Leinster Junior Quarter-Final on Nov 9th.
Following the great win in the All Ireland our Supporters Club are now busily raising funds to help finance the players well deserved holiday. The Supporter's Club Wagon will be open at the closing stages of the local championship in Nowlan Park beginning with the Clara v O'Loughlins game this Saturday and the Junior Semi-Finals on Sunday. Tickets for the Player's Raffle will be on sale - draw takes place at County Final Day on Nov 16th. They are also preparing some merchandise that will make ideal Christmas presents. Click HERE for images of the items.
They are also busily preparing the 2015 Calendar which will contain some fantastic images of a great year for Kilkenny Hurling. Watch out for details here. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
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