We are truly getting set for a big weekend with Kilkenny out in All ireland action on the hurling and camogie front
Festivities throw in tomorrow night in Brogans from 6 o’clock with a whole host of guests including Aidan Fogarty, Mark Dowling, Kieran Joyce,Niall Bergin & more.
You can pop down to Brogans on the night, get your questions in, and I heard through the grapevine there may be a chance of snatching yourself some tickets if you head down.
Elsewhere Waterford manager David Fitzgerald believes that there is added pressure on current intercounty GAA managers compared to in previous years.
The former Wexford and Clare boss said that public opinion on teams has changed since his managerial debut in 2008.
The JJ Kavanagh & Sons Senior Hurling Championship in Carlow continutes tonight
Netwatch Cullen Park plays host to Ballinkillen v Naomh Eoin from half seven with both sides suffering losses in the first round.
St. Mullins defeated Naomh Eoin last night in the JJ Kavanagh & Sons Carlow Intermediate Hurling Championship
The final scoreline read 3-15 to 14 points
Vera Pauw says she’s considering taking legal action against someone she believes is trying to destroy her career.
A report by The Athletic accused the Republic of Ireland manager of abusive behaviour during her time at Houston Dash.
Pauw has described the allegations as ‘lies’ – and may explore legal avenues after the World Cup.
Ireland play their final friendly on home soil before the World Cup tonight, with France visiting Tallaght Stadium. Kick-off is at 8.
Manchester United have completed the signing of Mason Mount from Chelsea. The England midfielder joined on a five-year contract, with the option of a further year, for a fee believed to be worth an initial 55-million-pounds.
Mount is set to inherit the iconic number 7 shirt worn by the like sof George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo.
United have opened talks with Inter Milan over a proposed move for their £50million-rated goalkeeper Andre Onana.
Kylian Mbappé has been given a fortnight to sort out his future by Paris Saint-Germain owner Nasser Al-Khelaifi.
The France captain could leave for free next summer, as he has so far refused a contract extension. Mbappé has been linked with Real Madrid, but Al-Khelaifi says they will not allow him to leave for free.
Liverpool are interested in signing Real Madrid midfielder Federico Valverde, according to The Guardian.
Arsenal have agreed to a £38.7m transfer with Ajax for Jurrien Timber.
Tottenham are reported to have offered England captain Harry Kane a new contract.
The striker has one year left on his remaining deal and is understood to be a target of Bayern Munich.
Also big best of luck to members of Kilkenny Swim CLub and St Fiacc’s Swimming Club in Carlow
Between the two clubs 9 athletes will race at the Irish National Age Group Championships at University Limerick this week from starting through to Sunday.