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How The Rising Resulted In Less Dublin & Kilkenny Shirts In Carlow

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Carlow GAA has experienced an upturn in fortunes across both hurling and football over the last few seasons and it is paying dividends when it comes to the support that each team garners.  In years gone by it was easier for Carlow Gaels to support one of their Leinster counterparts, namely Kilkenny and Dublin, consistently competing on the bigger stages. …

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Kavanagh: “It Doesn’t Bother Us If We Don’t Get Respect”

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When Marty Kavanagh was growing up there wasn’t much to write home about when it came to Carlow hurling.  The man they call ‘Mouse’ had to look beyond the confines of his own county for inspiration in his youth. Thankfully, the aristocrats of hurling, Kilkenny, lay just over the border. Kavanagh was just 11 when Kilkenny recaptured the Liam MacCarthy …

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