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#Tony Kelly

# tony-kelly - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Kelly stars for 14-man Clare as Lohan gets the better of former teammate Fitzgerald

John Conlon was shown a straight red-card for a blow on Kevin Foley in the first half.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Kelly hits 0-12 in victory for Lohan's hurlers as Clare sides have mixed day

The Clare footballers lost out to Westmeath today.

# tony-kelly - Monday 1 July, 2019

Cork best placed to challenge Limerick for All-Ireland glory, says Clare's Tony Kelly Rebel Roar This post contains videos

Cork best placed to challenge Limerick for All-Ireland glory, says Clare's Tony Kelly

The Banner star was on The Sunday Game last night and believes the Rebels ‘could be waiting in the long grass’.

# tony-kelly - Monday 13 May, 2019

Do you agree with the selections for the Sunday Game man-of-the-match awards?

The Clare and Tipperary forwards were both honoured.

# tony-kelly - Friday 1 February, 2019

Tony Kelly to sit out Kilkenny clash as ban upheld

The Ballyea man was dismissed against Tipperary last time out.

# tony-kelly - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Clare star Kelly set to fight to avoid ban after red card against Tipperary

The Ballyea man was sent-off last Saturday night in Semple Stadium.

# tony-kelly - Monday 28 January, 2019

'It was absolutely accidental' - Sheedy admits Tony Kelly's red card was harsh

Clare are expected to appeal Kelly’s ban, while Roscommon’s Donie Smith could be facing a suspension.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Former Hurlers of the Year Gleeson and Kelly named to start in Waterford-Clare clash

The game throws-in at 2pm in Dungarvan’s Fraher Field.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Changing seasons - from All-Ireland club final goalkeeper to Clare county final manager

Kevin Sheehan has filled different roles with Ballyea since St Patrick’s Day 2017.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Tony Kelly lands 1-9 to steer Ballyea back into Clare hurling final

Ballyea are back in the decider for the second time in three years.

# tony-kelly - Monday 16 July, 2018

Croker Calling - Clare's season already feels like progress after they return to semi-final stage

An outing at Croke Park has eluded Clare since 2013.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Goals from Kelly, Conlon and Shanagher see Clare relegate Dublin with Ennis victory

The Banner had eight points to spare at Cusack Park.

# tony-kelly - Friday 17 March, 2017

The Gooch's big chance, taming Tony Kelly and more All-Ireland club final talking points

Key questions will be answered in the 2017 AIB All-Ireland senior club hurling and football finals.

# tony-kelly - Monday 13 March, 2017

'A club like ours only gets this chance once in a lifetime' - Tony Kelly and Ballyea's journey

It’ll be a historic St Patrick’s Day for the Clare club.

# tony-kelly - Monday 6 March, 2017

'Off the field he's irreplaceable ' - Praise for Clare's Ryan who is out for year on medical advice

Tony Kelly has backed his team-mate Conor Ryan to recover.

# tony-kelly - Friday 17 February, 2017

Club commitments means Tony Kelly misses out, while Cody wields the axe in Kilkenny

The Cats have made four changes after their defeat to Waterford.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Deasy fires 1-11 as Ballyea hold off St Thomas in thrilling finale to reach All-Ireland final

The Clare club will be in action on St Patrick’s Day.

As It Happened: Ballyea v St Thomas, AIB All-Ireland SHC club semi-final

Who would book a place in Croke Park?

# tony-kelly - Monday 30 January, 2017

Dublin, Clare and Derry senior stars amongst winners at the AIB GAA club provincial awards

Diarmuid Connolly, Tony Kelly and Chrissy McKaigue were all honoured.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

New Clare hurling bosses must plan without 7 All-Ireland senior winners for start of season

Tony Kelly, Conor McGrath and Colin Ryan are some of those unavailable.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 25 December, 2016

6 of the best hurling scores of the year

See if your favourite hurler’s score made the final cut.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

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Do you agree with The42's Hurling 2016 Team of the Year?

Let the debate begin.

# tony-kelly - Monday 21 November, 2016

'He's an incredible athlete and we didn't have the legs to stay with him'

Glen Rovers captain Graham Callanan and his team-mates were in Tony Kelly’s slipstream at Semple Stadium.

# tony-kelly - Friday 18 November, 2016

John Conlon's advice helped set Tony Kelly and Ballyea on road to first Munster club final

The Clare club play their first provincial senior decider in Semple Stadium on Sunday.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'Things have got messy in other counties but that was one thing he didn't want to happen in Clare'

Shining with his club Ballyea, Tony Kelly is set for a new era in Clare.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Tony Kelly nearly won his club a first Clare SHC title before Cathal O'Connell's late point

Clonlara and Ballyea will do it all again in two weeks.

Clare football and hurling stars unite in pursuit of club history in Banner County

Ballyea could win a very first Clare senior hurling title today.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Tony Kelly scores 0-7 to help Ballyea to first Clare senior hurling final in 13 years

The 2013 Hurler of the Year impressed in the semi-final tie in Ennis.

# tony-kelly - Monday 5 September, 2016

There'll be new county senior hurling champions in Clare this year

Sixmilebridge were knocked out at the weekend.

# tony-kelly - Thursday 21 July, 2016

If Hurler of the Year was being given out today, this would be the shortlist

We look at half-a-dozen players who stood out during the provincial championships and qualifiers.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

'You need something special deep inside to do what Tony Kelly did there'

Donal Óg Cusack was full of praise for Clare’s match winner.

# tony-kelly - Monday 9 May, 2016

Davy Fitzgerald - 'I'd have got killed if he didn't score that point'

The Clare boss made the big call to change freetakers in injury-time in yesterday’s hurling league final replay.

# tony-kelly - Monday 18 April, 2016

'It’s good to get out and get 20 minutes under the belt' - Tony Kelly on his return to action

The 2013 Hurler of the Year scored a point with his first touch yesterday after coming back from injury.

# tony-kelly - Friday 11 March, 2016

'I’d rate him up there as one of the best coaches or trainers I’ve ever worked with'

The return of Paul Kinnerk has been hailed by Clare hurler Tony Kelly.

# tony-kelly - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Blow for Clare as Tony Kelly is ruled out for 8 weeks

The former Hurler of the Year suffered an ankle injury.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Clare earn dramatic one-point victory in Munster final

Two late points from Cathal O’Connell ensured Davy Fitzgerald’s side secured a hard-fought win.

# tony-kelly - Friday 1 January, 2016

Davy Fitzgerald announces Clare team for first clash of the season

Tony Kelly will captain the side who face Cork in Sixmilebridge on Sunday.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Tony Kelly: 'Players will be buzzing going back in trying to impress Donal Óg'

Clare’s former Hurler of the Year is excited by the arrival of Donal Óg Cusack as coach.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 12 September, 2015

'It was the worst 60 minutes of my life, following him around the pitch was a nightmare'

Wexford U21 captain Eoin Conroy had his hands full with Clare’s Tony Kelly last year.

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