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#Top Cat

# top-cat - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

'Henry has the attributes to be an inter-county manager... that's not to say it will be with Kilkenny'

Cats and Ballyhale star Joey Holden on his former teammate and club boss, and how hurling means so much, yet so little, at times.

# top-cat - Friday 24 January, 2020

Two-time All-Star and Ballyhale forward Fennelly to captain Kilkenny hurlers

Colin Fennelly has been nominated by his All-Ireland winning club.

# top-cat - Saturday 18 January, 2020

'It's like Croke Park when you're playing well' - 'Taggy' on his Dancing With The Stars experience

Cats legend Aidan Fogarty says ‘its the most ‘un-Kilkenny’ thing ever.

# top-cat - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

The day young Cats stepped up and broke the Cork gameplan and three-in-a-row bid

In an extract from his new book Camouflage, Eoin Larkin, reflecs on the first of his All-Irelands.

# top-cat - Friday 8 November, 2019

A day in the life of Kilkenny star Murphy on peacekeeping duties in Lebanon

Paul Murphy will miss next year’s league campaign due to his upcoming tour of duty with the Irish army.

# top-cat - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Kilkenny to the bone: Reeling in the years, the good and the bad, with Cats legend Ann Downey

She’s been instrumental in all 13 of Kilkenny’s All-Ireland camogie titles, but Downey recently stepped away.

# top-cat - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

'I couldn’t speak highly enough of Michael' - Cody hails departing lieutenant Dempsey

Mick Dempsey has stepped down as Kilkenny’s strength and conditioning coach.

# top-cat - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Two-time All-Ireland winner Dowling named as Kilkenny camogie manager

Dowling was ratified as Anne Downey’s successor last night.

# top-cat - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'To be out on the farm working with my Dad, it's a nice thing to be able to do together'

In her 14th season of senior inter-county camogie, Kilkenny star Edwina Keane is enjoying life both on and off the playing field.

# top-cat - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Kilkenny legend expects 'huge challenge' in first senior inter-county job with Laois

Eddie Brennan won eight All-Irelands as a player and is now a highly-rated young manager.

# top-cat - Thursday 22 November, 2018

All-Ireland winning Kilkenny boss staying on for a fourth season in 2019

Ann Downey delivered the O’Duffy Cup in her first year in charge in 2016.

# top-cat - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Pre-season competitions have 'to be forgotten about' to help the club game - Eoin Murphy

The Kilkenny goalkeeper also reckons David Herity will be a huge success in Kildare.

# top-cat - Monday 1 October, 2018

'Eager to get into it, but in due course' - Fennelly interested in inter-county management

The ex-Kilkenny star admits he’s trying to hold himself back at the moment because of time commitments.

# top-cat - Friday 7 September, 2018

Missing last year's 'tough' All-Ireland loss through injury drives Kilkenny's Phelan on more

The Cats are preparing for yet another Croke Park battle with Cork.

# top-cat - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

8-time All-Ireland champion Eddie Brennan in line to take over Laois hurlers

The Kilkenny man has been proposed for the job.

# top-cat - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Kilkenny's TJ Reid - 'You can try and close your ears but it does creep in'

The Cats attacker feels too much was made of the illustrious names that departed their squad.

# top-cat - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Mark Bergin anointed Kilkenny hurling captain for the year ahead

The 27-year-old was O’Loughlin Gaels’ nomination.

# top-cat - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Playing up front with Shefflin in soccer, sleepless nights and Cody's future

At 38-years-old, O’Loughlin Gaels’ Martin Comerford has seen and done it all in the game.

# top-cat - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Good news for Kilkenny/bad news for Galway as Richie Hogan is on the comeback trail

The seven-time All-Ireland winner is rated 50-50 for next month’s Leinster hurling decider.

# top-cat - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Back from Syria to help Kilkenny and getting the backing of a 10-time All-Ireland winner

Eoin Larkin has returned to action at club level and that’s good news for Kilkenny hurling fans.

# top-cat - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Donal Óg's 'Stepford Wives' jibe 'did an injustice to Kilkenny', says Shefflin

The Cats icon was on the Late Late last night.

# top-cat - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

JJ Delaney relives THAT hook and explains why he had no second thoughts about retiring Top Cat This post contains videos

JJ Delaney relives THAT hook and explains why he had no second thoughts about retiring

Tipp win “justified my decision more than anything,” says the nine-time All-Ireland winner.

# top-cat - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Kilkenny's David Morris just knocked world champion Mark Selby out of the UK Championship

It’s the biggest win of the Irishman’s career.

# top-cat - Friday 1 August, 2014

Brian Cody: Calling Dublin 'manufactured hurlers' is condescending

You can’t accuse the Kilkenny boss of hurling snobbery.

# top-cat - Saturday 12 April, 2014

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Best welcome home ever.

# top-cat - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Back to business: Brian Cody to stay on with Kilkenny

The Cats boss wasn’t tempted by the Ireland job, it seems.

# top-cat - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

'Great to see Cody back on the sideline for Kilkenny,' admits Michael Fennelly

‘His health is key and whenever he felt right he was going to come back,’ says the Ballyhale Shamrocks clubman.

# top-cat - Saturday 3 December, 2011

O'Neill pens three-year deal to take charge of Sunderland

It’s been coming all week but Sunderland have finally confirmed that Martin O’Neill is their new boss.

# top-cat - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Going nowhere

Brian Cody to stay on as Kilkenny manager for an incredible 13th year.