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Today’s News

'I got far more British media coverage than I did in Ireland'

Jason Smyth is not sure Paralympic athletes get the credit they deserve.

Thank Klopp we still have flawed, human games like Tuesday's Seville cracker

‘It was a reminder in these uber-analysed times that sometimes a football match is just a football match,’ writes Tommy Martin.

From Oscar Pistorius sentence increased to 13 years and five months South Africa

Oscar Pistorius sentence increased to 13 years and five months

The ruling was made today following an appeal by the State.

Rivers leads red-hot Chargers past Cowboys while Vikings overpower Lions

Philip Rivers continued to lead the Los Angeles Chargers, who crushed the Dallas Cowboys.


'Would I be as passionate about another club?' Marshall poised to join Ulster's 200 club

‘Any time there’s been an opportunity to look away I was still on the edge of the Irish set-up and I didn’t want to go away and miss out on that.’

'I hate being injured. I hate sitting on the sidelines': Nacewa relishing RDS return ISA

'I hate being injured. I hate sitting on the sidelines': Nacewa relishing RDS return

The Leinster captain makes his injury comeback in tonight’s Pro14 clash with the Dragons.

'30,000 more people than I've ever played in front of before, a bit of a change-up'

Back on the big stage, Jacob Stockdale is determined to hit his marks from the start.

Argentina coach Hourcade sets out to mastermind another major win over Ireland

The head coach says his team are focused and motivated on ending a difficult season on a high note.

Aki already a critical component for 'destabilised' Ireland

“He brings energy but he also brings calm.”

PSG cleverly hit back at Eric Cantona after he labels them a 'small club'

The club used the ex-footballer’s famous quote to put him back in his place.

Yesterday’s News

Kaka watches on as five-star Milan put domestic troubles behind them to progress in Europe Euro Vision This post contains videos

Kaka watches on as five-star Milan put domestic troubles behind them to progress in Europe

Vincenzo Montella’s side are 7th in Serie A and 16 points behind leaders Napoli but were excellent tonight.

Another dismal night for Everton as they're humiliated in front of sparse Goodison crowd

Serie A side Atalanta put five past David Unsworth’s side in their own backyard.

One of the most in-form players in Europe shines again as Villarreal book knockout round place

Named La Liga’s best player for October, Cedric Bakambu came off the bench and grabbed a brace for his side.

Arsenal pay the penalty but still breeze through Europa League group stage

Arsene Wenger’s side suffered defeat in Cologne but are still through to the knockout stages as Group H winners.

Tyson Fury still looks far from fitness with hearing set for December

There is no guarantee Fury will receive a boxing licence even if he is cleared by UKAD, and he still looks some way off fitness.

15 years after promising research, FA announces study into football's links to brain disorders

The governing body first committed to exploring the topic in 2002.

'He contacted me and expressed his frustration': Schmidt welcomes Marty home

The prop has signed a two-year deal with Ulster.

'Do I feel pressure to start Joey at 10? No, there's no issues like that at all'

Leo Cullen has dismissed the idea of Joey Carbery having to leave Leinster in search of game time at 10.

Uefa investigating Bayern after fans throw fake money in protest over Champions League prices

The Bundesliga champions’ supporters were not amused at tickets priced at €100 and made their feelings known in Belgium

North is 'a Ferrari in the garage' but Northampton 'can't find the key'

Former Northampton Saints team manager Lennie Newman on George North’s departure.

'We've missed out on points and this is our chance to get them back'

Leo Cullen says Leinster can’t afford to lose any further ground on Scarlets in the Pro14.

A fascinating look at a day in the life of a Munster Rugby player Behind The Scenes This post contains videos

Schmidt backs hard-working Byrne in Irish back-line light on caps

The efforts to create depth in this Ireland squad did not end with Fiji.

'I'm the boss' - Pochettino warns 'fuming' Danny Rose

The Spurs full back isn’t happy with his lack of game time.

'We felt we had the win in the bag': Carty and Connacht on revenge mission in Cardiff

They head to Arms Park tomorrow hoping to avenge a 17-15 home loss to Cardiff in September.

Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal

The Belfast boxer will spend four days in the East African country just over a week after his 10-round war with Horacio Garcia.

Super League's Kiwi star Rangi Chase hit with two-year ban for cocaine use

The half-back failed a drugs test following Widnes Vikings’ Super League loss to Wakefield Trinity in July.

Scottish Premiership side confident of snapping up Dundalk's star striker

“I’m sure he will be a very good addition to the squad here,” said St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright.

The secret behind Slaughtneil's rise to prominence

“We’ve honed in on promoting Irish culture and language.”

'He doesn't play for Paris, a small club': Cantona proposes United move for Pastore over Griezmann

The United legend prefers the PSG playmaker to the Atléti forward.

Groundbreaking, big-money pro boxing tournament to take place at Dublin's National Stadium

The winner of the Prizefighter-style tournament will receive €25,000, as well as €5,000 for their amateur boxing club.

Hartley benched by England head coach Eddie Jones for the first time

George Ford and Chris Robshaw will co-captain the team against Samoa at Twickenham.

Juan Martin Hernandez misses out as Argentina make three changes for Ireland

Head coach Daniel Hourcade has named his Pumas team for Saturday.

Wales ring in the changes and recall big guns for All Blacks clash

The Dragons are hoping to end a 64-year losing streak against the world champions in Cardiff this Saturday.

Henshaw hammer blow and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Argentina

Adam Byrne has had to work hard for this opportunity.

'Watching the boys warm-up for the Leinster final against Dublin you're saying, 'Why didn't I give it one more year?'

Daryl Flynn says lifting titles with Moorefield helped soften the blow of his retirement from Kildare duty.

Hamstrung Henshaw misses out on Argentina clash as Adam Byrne earns debut

Chris Farrell and Bundee Aki will form a centre partnership with two caps’ worth of experience.

Exchange between Buffon and Rakitic illustrates Italian legend's popularity

The pair met in last night’s Champions League clash between Juventus and Barcelona.

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