# Richie Power

Last year
Former Kilkenny star Power on his gambling addiction: 'It just took a hold of me'
The eight-time All-Ireland winner revealed it affected him throughout his sporting career.
All time
'That was the day I stepped up as a leader': Richie Power's masterclass against Cork
In Episode 2 of our Life Changing Moments podcast series with UPMC – Official Healthcare Partner of the GAA/GPA – we hear from one of Kilkenny’s most gifted former players.
# The GAA Show
'I'd hate to see a guy miss out on All-Ireland final day because of something like this'
Richie Power joined us for The42 GAA Show today and had his say on the big talking point from yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final.
# Last Four
'I'd question that Galway's will to win and never say die attitude is going to come to fruition on Sunday'
Eight-time All-Ireland winner Richie Power believes Tipperary’s experience will get them over the line.
# Praise For Davy
'You need to have him there, I think his passion and animation at times, it is incredible'
Richie Power lauds the impact of the Wexford manager.
# Cats Challenge
Kilkenny need to 'throw caution to the wind' with youngsters as questions remain over injuries
Richie Power believes their panel needs to be shaken up.
# Injury Woes
Kilkenny All-Ireland winner heading to Zagreb hospital in 'last chance' to save hurling career
Richie Power has battled knee problems in recent years.
# Richie Power
From the heartbreak of being told he may never hurl again to All-Ireland club glory in Croke Park
The Kilkenny forward retired in 2016 but was back celebrating recently.
# the toughest
Tormented by injury, Richie Power celebrates 'perfect end' with Carrickshock in All-Ireland
Power and Carrickshock were 15-point winners against Ahascragh-Fohenagh of Galway on Saturday.
# Back in the big time
Richie Power plays a substitute-role as Carrickshock secure return to Kilkenny senior hurling ranks
The 2013 senior finalists consigned Walter Walsh’s Tullogher-Rosbercon to intermediate for another year.
# Going nowhere
'I don't think the end is anywhere near': Richie Power on Cody's Kilkenny future
Retired Cats ace can’t see past another Tipp-Kilkenny clash on the first Sunday of September.
# Power Struggle
'There's anger there and a lot of questions I'd like answered': Richie Power's injury nightmare
The Kilkenny man on coming to terms with the injury battle that forced his early retirement.
# The Twitterati
Robbie Henshaw's socks, Westmeath hurling nerves and more in our tweets of the week
Also featuring Roger Federer, Phil Neville and Richie Power.
# watching the wheels
'To be honest about it, there were tears': Richie Power on coming to terms with walking away
The eight-time All-Ireland winner announced his inter-county retirement in January but coming to terms with it has been tough.
# Retirement
'It’s devastating to see him retire. He’s only 30 as well and he’s already after achieving so much.'
Richie Power’s retirement is being keenly felt in the Kilkenny camp.
# Walking Away
'Class act', 'naturally gifted', 'true natural' - GAA world praises retired Kilkenny great Richie Power
Power announced today he is calling it a day.
# Power Hour
Kilkenny legend Richie Power has announced his inter-county retirement
“It has been a truly wonderful journey,” said Cats forward as injury forces retirement at 30.
# Dream Return
Back from knee surgery for All-Ireland winning puck around with his son
Richie Power bounced back after a tough year.
# Snap!
Richie Power and his son steal the show in our sporting pics of the week
It’s been a bumper few days of sport.
# touch and go
Two of Kilkenny's most experienced players are still doubts for the All-Ireland final
Brian Cody hopes to have Jackie Tyrrell and Richie Power back in training ahead of September showdown.
# injury bulletin
Tyrrell and Power out of Kilkenny's All-Ireland hurling semi-final, Fennelly a doubt
The Cats will be without two key stars for Waterford clash – and possibly a third.
# Whatever It Takes
Donal O'Grady - 'My gut instinct said I have to bring him down or else the match is over'
Limerick’s captain on THAT foul on Richie Power.
# Rice Rice Baby
Richie Power predicts great things for Michael Rice on cruciate return
Rice has endured a torrid two years on the injury front.
# Comeback kids
The Richie Power-Kieran Donaghy link - 'Our roles were so similar, it was scary'
The Kilkenny and Kerry players enjoyed brilliant revivals at the end of the championship.
# Club Cats
Shefflin v Hogan or Walsh and Joyce v Power after Kilkenny senior hurling quarter-final draw
Reigning champions Clara are going to face 2010 kingpins O’Loughlin Gaels.
# Gongs
Donaghy and Power scoop GAA Player of the Month awards for September
The pair were in superb form for their counties over the past month.
# superstition is the way
Richie Power - 'TJ Reid likes to feed his chickens the night before an All-Ireland final'
The Kilkenny forward revealed how his team-mate is a stickler for the pre-match superstitions.
# Contentious decision
Did Donal O'Grady deserve to be sent off for this trip on Richie Power?
The Limerick captain was guilty of a professional foul late on in today’s All-Ireland semi-final.
# power out
Richie Power's knee injury will rule him out until 'at least' an All-Ireland semi-final
Kilkenny county board confirm Richie Power is unlikely to return before mid-August.
# Team news
Power starts as Shefflin named on bench for Kilkenny's clash with Galway
Kieran Joyce comes in at number 5, with Padraig Walsh switching to midfield.
# Rotation policy
Power and Tyrrell return to Kilkenny starting line-up for Allianz Hurling final
Joey Holden has been drafted into the Cats’ defence as Brian Cody makes three changes.
# Head Injuries
The hits are bigger than ever... but what is the GAA doing to manage concussion?
A spate of serious concussions this summer has turned the spotlight back on the GAA’s efforts to manage the problem.
Kilkenny's Power gets all-clear after being strechered off against Cork
The attacker suffered the injury during the second-half in Semple Stadium yesterday.
# Team news
3 changes in Kilkenny team while Dublin shift Rushe and Keaney
Richie Power returns to the Cats attack for their Allianz Hurling League semi-final with Galway.
# Relief
Cats boosted by news of Richie Power's injury
The two-time All-Star forward hasn’t suffered cruciate ligament damage as was first feared.
Kilkenny v Clare, National Hurling League Division 1A semi-final
Davy Fitzgerald’s side looked to build on their victory over Limerick when they took on the imposing Cats at Semple stadium.
# Semi-final Countdown
Larkin encourages Cats squad to pounce on opportunity
Clare have earned the right to be respected ahead of tomorrow’s NHL semi-final, Kilkenny captain Eoin Larkin says.
# Proud Provinces
Players and management want to keep Interpros alive, says Dooley
Joe Dooley defended the future of the Interprovincial Championships after watching his Leinster side beat Connacht in yesterday’s hurling decider.
# Awards
Ladies and gentlemen... your 2011 GAA Hurling All-Stars
Led by Henry Shefflin, who makes a record tenth All-Star appearance, Kilkenny dominate this year’s selection. The side also includes players from Tipperary, Waterford and Dublin.
# Nine lives
Cody: Cats will be fighting fit despite injury crisis
Worst injury crisis since taking over in 1998 fails to dim Kilkenny manager’s resolve.