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Kfm Lunchtime Sports Up-Date: Kildare Kick Off Leinster Football Campaign, Leinster Win Again and Tears For Liverpool

: 05/27/2018 - 12:42

Kfm Afternoon Sports Up-date :

GAA

Kildare play Carlow in the Leinster championship today in Tullamore at 2pm.

 Celbridge’s Kevin Flynn and Moorefield’s Eanna O’Connor make their championship debuts.

Kfm will have commentary of the match in association with Hanlon Concrete, Robertstown.

Sportsbeat will begin at the earlier time of 1.45pm

Elsewhere in the Leinster Champioship Dublin open their campaign against Wicklow in O'Moore Park.

Longford host Meath.

In the Ulster Championship Derry play Donegal in Celtic Park.

Last night, Paul Kingston scored 3 goals as Laois hammered Westmeath 4-13 to 1-12.

Cork beat Tipperary 1-17 to 0-9

Roscommon beat Leitrim 0-24 to 0-10

Down beat Antrim 1-18 to 0-14

To hurling next, reigning All Ireland Champions  Galway are set to host their first ever home game in the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship.

The defending  champions host League winners Kilkenny at Pearse Stadium.

Both sides have yet to lose a game in the round-robin series.

Throw-in at Salthill is at 4pm

Tipperary play Cork in Thurles.

Clare are home to Waterford.

Last night, Wexford beat Offaly 5-24 to 2-9

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Soccer

Real Madrid are European champions for the 13th time.

Gareth Bale scored twice in their 3-1 win over Liverpool.

Meanwhile, Liverpool striker Mo Salah's World Cup hopes lie in the balance.

The Liverpool forward went off in tears in the first half of last night's game in tears with a suspected.dislocated shoulder.

The loss marks Liverpools boss Jorgen Klopp's third European Cup final defeat.

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Rugby

Leinster defeated holders Scarlets by 40-points to 32 in the Pro 14 final adding the pro 14 crown to their European Cup success.

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Golf

At the BMW PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy shares the lead with Francesco Molinari on 13-under par.

Shane Lowry is 6-under; Graeme McDowell five-under.

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Racing

Its Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas day at the Curragh.

 Eoin will keep you up to date with all the sporting action across the evening from 1:45 on Sunday Sportsbeat

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