Wednesday 24 May 2017

Eimear NiBhraonain: Rift in legend's family has left a clannish county shaken

Eimear NiBhraonain

KILKENNY people are best known for being clannish so it's no surprise that the rift in hurling legend DJ Carey's family has left his county shaken.

He is arguably the greatest hurler of all time but just as his star began to fade, DJ Carey's private life is back under the spotlight.

The sportsman's acrimonious split from his wife, Christine, was on the front-page of a Sunday newspaper on the day of the 2003 All-Ireland final.

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