Advertisement
BE PART OF THE TEAM

Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 1°C Friday 22 January 2021

#Tony Kelly

# tony-kelly - Thursday 26 November, 2020

'Hopefully if we plague him enough he might come home' - Kelly on absent Clare stars and his 2020 brilliance
# Tony Kelly
# Tony Kelly

'Hopefully if we plague him enough he might come home' - Kelly on absent Clare stars and his 2020 brilliance

Nov 26th 2020, 2:04 PM 19,702 Views 0 Comments

Tony Kelly reflects on the 2020 season after Clare’s championship exit.

Cavan and Clare stars are crowned the latest GAA player of the month winners
# Star Men
# Star Men

Cavan and Clare stars are crowned the latest GAA player of the month winners

Nov 26th 2020, 12:35 PM 7,239 Views 1 Comment

Thomas Galligan and Tony Kelly shone in the GAA championship in November.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

'Can you give Tony Kelly his All-Star now? You can, definitely'
# Brilliant Best
# Brilliant Best

'Can you give Tony Kelly his All-Star now? You can, definitely'

Nov 17th 2020, 7:00 AM 7,881 Views 5 Comments

The Clare man has shown his class in the 2020 hurling championship.

# tony-kelly - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Tony Kelly shows his class on a day when Clare hit top gear
# Banner
# Banner

Tony Kelly shows his class on a day when Clare hit top gear

Nov 14th 2020, 4:41 PM 14,943 Views 10 Comments

Kelly’s tally of 1-15 included 1-6 from play as Clare dumped old boss Davy Fitzgerald out of the Championship.

# tony-kelly - Monday 26 October, 2020

'He’s a once-in-a-generation kind of player' - Kelly's brilliance lights up opening day in Munster
# Star Of The Show
# Star Of The Show

'He’s a once-in-a-generation kind of player' - Kelly's brilliance lights up opening day in Munster

Oct 26th 2020, 12:00 PM 45,733 Views 25 Comments

Clare’s main man stood up for his county in a remarkable individual display yesterday.

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

'It's a massive sense of safety for each player' - Hurling stars back GAA championship start
# Green Light
# Green Light

'It's a massive sense of safety for each player' - Hurling stars back GAA championship start

Updated Oct 20th 2020, 3:05 PM 20,631 Views 22 Comments

Tony Kelly and Cian Lynch are happy to see Sunday’s Munster hurling clash set to go ahead.

# tony-kelly - Sunday 2 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 2nd 2020, 4:30 PM 13,873 Views 14 Comments

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 Banner
# The Banner

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

Jan 26th 2020, 6:32 PM 11,272 Views 5 Comments

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
# Rebel Roar

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

Jul 1st 2019, 2:33 PM 10,710 Views 20 Comments

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?
# Star Men
# Star Men

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

May 13th 2019, 11:35 AM 9,328 Views 2 Comments

The Clare and Tipperary forwards were both honoured.

# tony-kelly - Friday 1 February, 2019

Tony Kelly to sit out Kilkenny clash as ban upheld
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Tony Kelly to sit out Kilkenny clash as ban upheld

Feb 1st 2019, 9:21 AM 3,761 Views 10 Comments

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
# Case For Defence
# Case For Defence

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

Jan 30th 2019, 3:01 PM 5,178 Views 9 Comments

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
# Controversy
# Controversy

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

Jan 28th 2019, 1:01 PM 7,822 Views 4 Comments

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
# Strong Sides
# Strong Sides

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

Jan 5th 2019, 5:25 PM 8,825 Views 0 Comments

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
# Ballyea Bainisteoir
# Ballyea Bainisteoir

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

Oct 21st 2018, 7:45 AM 10,921 Views 0 Comments

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
# Masterclass
# Masterclass

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

Oct 6th 2018, 6:11 PM 11,090 Views 5 Comments

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
# Banner Breakthrough
# Banner Breakthrough

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

Jul 16th 2018, 6:55 PM 6,185 Views 5 Comments

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
# Banner Boost
# Banner Boost

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

Apr 2nd 2017, 6:42 PM 10,090 Views 5 Comments

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
# Paddy's Day Deciders
# Paddy's Day Deciders

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

Mar 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 6,356 Views 7 Comments

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
# Rags To Riches
# Rags To Riches

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

Mar 13th 2017, 7:02 PM 5,787 Views 2 Comments

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
# Bouncing Back
# Bouncing Back

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

Mar 6th 2017, 4:50 PM 9,658 Views 0 Comments

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
# Showdown
# Showdown

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

Feb 17th 2017, 8:28 PM 11,271 Views 4 Comments

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
# Croker Bound
# Croker Bound

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

Feb 4th 2017, 6:50 PM 13,388 Views 9 Comments

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
# Paddy's Day Prize
# Paddy's Day Prize

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

Feb 4th 2017, 4:30 PM 19,493 Views 8 Comments

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
# The Toughest
# The Toughest

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

Jan 30th 2017, 3:08 PM 3,831 Views 0 Comments

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
# BANNER BOYS
# BANNER BOYS

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

Jan 3rd 2017, 7:09 PM 17,304 Views 1 Comment

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
# Wristy Hurling
# Wristy Hurling

6 of the best hurling scores of the year

Dec 25th 2016, 7:00 PM 8,670 Views 1 Comment

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

# tony-kelly - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Do you agree with The42's Hurling 2016 Team of the Year?
# Clash Of The Ash
# Clash Of The Ash

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

Dec 20th 2016, 7:00 PM 18,364 Views 17 Comments

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'
# High Praise
# High Praise

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

Nov 21st 2016, 5:00 PM 10,518 Views 0 Comments

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

Is Tony Kelly the greatest ever hurler to come out of county Clare?
# Debate
# Debate

Is Tony Kelly the greatest ever hurler to come out of county Clare?

Nov 21st 2016, 10:26 AM 11,067 Views 18 Comments

Let the debate rage….

# tony-kelly - Friday 18 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 18th 2016, 12:05 AM 7,065 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Peace In The Banner
# Peace In The Banner

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

Nov 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 6,858 Views 0 Comments

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
# The Late Late Show
# The Late Late Show

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

Oct 16th 2016, 6:03 PM 7,548 Views 6 Comments

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
# History Chasers
# History Chasers

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

Oct 16th 2016, 7:45 AM 9,982 Views 0 Comments

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
# Flying The Banner
# Flying The Banner

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

Oct 1st 2016, 9:09 PM 7,600 Views 2 Comments

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
# Bowing Out
# Bowing Out

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

Sep 5th 2016, 2:49 PM 6,893 Views 0 Comments

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
# Hurler Of The Year
# Hurler Of The Year

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

Jul 21st 2016, 7:44 PM 17,744 Views 31 Comments

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'
# Star Man
# Star Man

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

May 10th 2016, 5:57 PM 9,560 Views 24 Comments

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'
# Banner Champs
# Banner Champs

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

May 9th 2016, 12:05 AM 12,296 Views 15 Comments

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
# Kelly's Heroes
# Kelly's Heroes

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

Apr 18th 2016, 8:30 PM 7,778 Views 4 Comments

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

1 2 3