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Friday am Update: Kildare Minor & U20 Teams; Listen: 4 Managers; Wimbledon Men's Semi Finals;

: 07/13/2018 - 08:08

A massive weekend for Kildare GAA, with 6 teams in action, begins this evening, at 7, when the minor footballers replay Wicklow in the Leinster semi final in Aughrim.

The Kildare team has been announced: 

Here’s Kildare manager Padraigh Carbery speaking after last Friday’s thrilling draw in Newbridge

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The Wicklow manager is former All Star Kevin O’Brien, speaking about his squad and the character they showed to draw last Friday’s game.

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***Kfm will have commentary of tonight’s game in our Friday Sports Special from 6.05pm

Tomorrow at 4pm, the U20 footballers play Kerry in the All Ireland semi final in the Gaelic Grounds Limerick. 

That team has also been announced: 

The Kildare manager is Davy Burke

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On Sunday at 2pm, the senior footballers play Monaghan in the Super 8 in Croke Park

That team will be announced tonight (Friday) at 9pm and will be available on the Kfm website and twitter

Here's manager Cian O'Neill

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Kfm will have commentary of all the games.

***Reminder: This morning’s Kildare Today from 10.45 will preview the weekend, along with tonight’s Friday Sports Special, from 6.05, followed by commentary of the minor replay, featuring managers and players from the various teams – male and female.

Last night's Kildare GAA Club Results

Haven Hire Senior Hurling Championship, preliminary round: Naas 1-17 Clane 0-14

Senior Footbal League Div. 2: Johnstownbridge 3-18 Clane 3-13

Reserve Football League Div. 2 Final: Raheens 2-16 Carbury 1-14

Reserve Football League Div. 4 Final: Moorefield 1-14 Ballymore Eustace 1-10


Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic meet in the Wimbledon semi-final today

The winner will play either John Isner or Kevin Anderson in Sunday's final.


Paul Dunne, 3 under par, leads the Irish challenge at the Scottish Open, 4 shots behind the leader Luke List.

Graeme McDowell is 1 under, Darren Clarke 1 over, Padraig Harrington 3 over.


There’s racing today at both Downpatrick and Cork.

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