KCLR will be back on the sidelines this weekend for Kilkenny’s clash with Laois in Rathdowney
Both sides are coming off victories in The Walsh Cup last Sunday with Kilkenny getting the better of Offaly while Laois bested Wexford by two points.
That game will be live on KCLR with coverage beginning at 1.30 pm Sunday
See also: Derek Lyng was pleased with his Kilkenny side’s effort in win against Offaly
In other Kilkenny GAA news, the county Coaching and Games Team, are offering mentors and all coaches at all levels the opportunity to engage with their formal Coach Education Series
There is no result from last night’s Laois versus Carlow football game though, as the game was called off due to a waterlogged pitch.
See also: Leinster GAA confirms that Carlow’s O’Byrne Cup dead rubber with Laois has been postponed
Elsewhere though, Longford are into the O’Byrne Cup final after a draw against Meath. It ended Longford 10 points Meath 1-7 in Ashbourne.
Louth and Offaly will clash in a semi-final. Offaly had Dublin’s measure on a scoreline of 11 points to 8.
One local result I can give you comes in the form of the Leinster senior hurling B championship.
Castlecomer Community School faced FCJ Bunclody yesterday and the Kilkenny side came away from Wexford with a 3-09 to 1-10 victory
Manchester City are out of the English League Cup.
They lost 2-nil away to Southampton in the quarter finals.
The Saints will now play Newcastle in the last four.
Joe Hodge missed a decisive spot kick as Nottingham Forest beat Wolves on penalties.
Forest will now face Manchester United in the semis.
Forest keeper Dean Henderson, who saved Hodge’s penalty, won’t be available as he is on loan from United.
There’s one match in the Premier League tonight, with Fulham hosting Chelsea.
Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic is suspended for the game at Craven Cottage.
Kick off is at 8pm.
Locally the draw for the LFA Senior Cup has been made.
New Oak Boys will be able to welcome Bray Wanderers to the Burrin Road
the Carlow team will be without the services of former Wexford FC and FAI Colleges & Universities International Player of the Year nominee Dean Kelly, who is off to Canada
Tullow Community School play Terenure College in the first round of the Fr. Godfrey Cup today.
Kick off is at 2.30 pm in Naas RFC.
Jockey Davy Russell has come out of retirement less than a month after hanging up the saddle.
With Jack Kennedy out with a broken leg, Russell is to help trainer Gordon Elliott by race riding from this weekend.
43-year-old Russell may now compete at the Cheltenham Festival in March.
Meanwhile, today’s meeting at Clonmel is off due to a waterlogged track.
It has been rescheduled for next Tuesday.