Substitute Cathal McConnell's 53rd-minute goal proved decisive as front-runners Meath defeated Kildare by 2-18 to 1-19 at Pairc Tailteann.
Former Kildare senior star Padraig Fogarty will lead the county's attack for tonight's Leinster JFC quarter-final against Meath in Navan.
As expected, Paddy Brophy has returned to the Kildare senior football squad ahead of the Leinster SFC.
The draw for the Leinster minor football championship semi-finals took place on Tuesday evening.
This race to be crowned 2017 All-Ireland hurling champions begins in Trim tomorrow night.
Ross Munnelly will extend his intercounty career for as long as he's wanted by Laois.
The Sam Maguire Cup race began in earnest over the weekend, here's our team of the week...
Following their heroics against Tipperary yesterday, six Cork players are included in our hurling team of the week...
Two goals at either end of the interval by Ciara Donnelly, allied with eight points from the magnificent Niamh Mallon gave Ulster a 3-11 to 2-7 victory over a gutsy Leinster in the Junior Interprovincial Camogie Final at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown.
Today there was championship action in all four provinces.
Kildare remain on course for a three-in-a-row of Leinster MFC titles after they came from seven points down to beat neighbours Laois 1-14 to 2-6 in an exciting quarter-final at Newbridge.
Kildare boss Gay Campbell has reshuffled his deck for tomorrow's Leinster MFC quarter-final showdown with Laois in Newbridge.
It is nearly eight months since we have had a senior intercounty championship game on television but come Saturday that wait is over.
Down through the years, there have been some fantastic hurling nicknames - here's our novel XV featuring some of the best.
As proud supporters of Ladies Gaelic Football, Lidl Ireland wants players at every level to have the best possible chance at reaching their full sporting potential.
Kildare footballer turned horse trainer Willie McCreery featured on the RTE News yesterday.
Many clubs in many counties will sympathize with the fact that the Kildare SFC, IFC and JFC will resume in 15 weeks time.
Sky Sports will once again broadcast 14 exclusive fixtures with Dublin's opening fixture on June 3rd in the Leinster Championship quarter- final acting as the curtain-raiser as they attempt to land a hat-trick of All-Ireland titles.
The Leinster senior football championship kicks off this weekend and once again Dublin are the colossal favourites to reign victorious come mid-July.
Has Brian Cody gone soft? David Herity thinks so...
"I enjoy that, that's what we are in the game for. It's the big battles you are here for. And this was a big battle. I was always worried about the third-year syndrome. We had two great years in Westmeath but I was always worried about the third year."
Reputations count for nothing in Junior C football - even if you are an Irish soccer legend.