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Geraldine Kieran

Geraldine Kieran
Geraldine is a qualified Drama facilitator with a B.A (Hon) arts degree from DKIT, and Dips from Leinster School & Trinity Guildhall. As a naturally dramatic personality, broadcast journalism was a natural progression. Geraldine produces & presents the Rugby show on Dundalk Fm & creates sports documentaries for local radio. “A passion for Sport is not just a hobby, it’s a lifestyle”

Leinster Win, But Still Display Worrying Errors

Leinster welcomed Cardiff Blues to the RDS on Friday in what had to be a day of atonement following last weekend’s away loss to Connacht. It was a quality defensive performance by Connacht yet Leinster would have viewed it as a series of missed opportunities. Leinster banked a flattering score line of 37-23 against the Cardiff Blues securing the bonus point. …

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Reflection on Women’s Rugby World Cup with Peter Bracken

Geraldine Kieran sat down with Ireland Women’s forward coach Peter Bracken to reflect on the 2014 Rugby World Cup tournament now that the dust has settled. In a wonderfully refreshing interview Peter, discussed at length the effort, time and work that goes into the Ireland Women’s set up and the process of training and preparation leading up to the tournament. …

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Modern Sports Reporting – Fact or Fiction?

Geraldine Kieran discusses modern sports reporting and peoples’ inclination to report on stories off the pitch, as opposed to the performances on it. To keep a journal is to record or keep a record of daily events; journalism is to edit these events for newspapers, magazines and online media. It is a fairly straight forward definition of what the media’s …

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Leinster Dominate At The RDS

Leinster managed an impressive win over Scarlets on home turf over the weekend. Geraldine Kieran discusses the intricacies of the match.  Leinster welcomed an in form Scarlets team to the RDS on Saturday afternoon or so we were expecting! Following Scarlets’ smart, fast paced performance against Ulster last weekend and a dismal performance by Leinster, Saturday’s fixture was set to be …

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Guinness Pro12: Jamie Heaslip Talks Scarlets

Ahead of the second round of the Guinness Pro12, Jamie Heaslip discussed some of the key aspects of facing Scarlets at home in the RDS. Following Leinster’s 21-20 loss to Glasgow last weekend the squad are under pressure to correct some of the key areas of their game that were sadly lacking. Sloppy ball handling, higher than normal missed tackle …

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Leinster Rugby’s Three Amigos – How Will They Fare?

Geraldine Kieran takes a look at Leinster rugby’s new leaders; club captain Jamie Heaslip and vice captains Rob Kearney and Sean O’Brien. How will these three distinctively different personalities lead Leinster forward this season?  A new era for Leinster Towards, the end of the last season the big buzz word was ‘transition’. How will Leinster tcope without Brian O Driscoll? How …

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Leinster Rugby Fans – Missing The Point?

On Wednesday the 27th of August, Leinster Rugby and Bank of Ireland met in Clondalkin Rugby Club to announce a major sponsorship deal that will run until 2019.Yet, for some reason the only questions on everyone’s lips was Sexton, contracts and competitiveness in Europe. It’s natural for hungry journalists to want the juice on the latest big news story, and …

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