Category Archives: Sport

Lucky Batty skips to club record lotto win

A SMALL annual investment to support a weekly lotto draw operated by a local sports club has earned one well-known Killarney man a bumper cash prize. Batty ‘Skips’ O’Sullivan was thrilled when he became Killarney Celtic FC’s biggest ever lotto prizewinner with a super €16,000 jackpot. Batty, from Knocknaskeha in Spa, invests every year in… Continue Reading

Falvey to help Kingdom to hit peak form

THE Kerry senior footballers might get to scale new heights this season with the expected appointment of explorer and mountaineer Pat Falvey as performance coach to the squad. His appointment to Peter Keane’s backroom team, still to be formally ratified, would certainly be an interesting one given Falvey’s great reputation as a teak-tough endurance athlete… Continue Reading

Marty tells of his love for fish and chips and Killarney

KILLARNEY can prepare to organise a lively Marty Party when the lockdown is lifted. Colourful RTÉ Gaelic games correspondent Marty Morrissey has revealed that Killarney is one of his favourite places in the country for a staycation. A regular visitor to Fitzgerald Stadium for big games, the popular broadcaster has enjoyed the town’s hospitality on… Continue Reading