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Dublin: 2 °C Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Today’s News

'I think Jon would like to continue'

Martin O’Neill has indicated the 34-year-old Burnley attacker could make himself available to represent Ireland for another qualification campaign.

‘The club will do everything they need to make sure it’s safe’ Worrying Scenes This post contains videos

‘The club will do everything they need to make sure it’s safe’

Ireland U21 international Josh Cullen was on the bench as chaos enfolded at London Stadium the other week.

More 'exciting signings' to follow promising Aussie to Connacht

“We hope he will make a similar impact as Bundee [Aki] did,” Nigel Carolan said of Kyle Godwin.

O'Donnell looking to take a leaf out of Scarlets' book on how to tackle Toulon

“We’ll get a good idea of what it takes to beat Toulon if we play well against Scarlets,” says the Munster flanker.

Yesterday’s News

Cunningham's Ireland injury curse: 'He deserves recognition and hopefully that will come'

A hamstring problem has ruled the Preston North End left-back out of Friday’s friendly against Turkey.

'He took on a sinking ship, the thing was in a state' - Carlow's rising to end 33-year promotion wait

Carlow’s Daniel St Ledger enjoyed promotion after 11 seasons of trying.

All-Ireland camogie club finals re-fixtures announced after two postponements due to bad weather

The date for the National League Division 1 final between Cork and Kilkenny has also been confirmed.

Ex-Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer heads to Top 14 for first job since 2015 World Cup

Meyer has taken over at struggling Stade Francais.

'He just has to get his head down and work. I feel he can be one of the best in the world'

Jose Mourinho’s handling of Luke Shaw has been questioned, but the Manchester United manager has the support of Ashley Young.

Reading's Liam Kelly declines Ireland call-up to keep England options open

The 22-year-old was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad for Friday’s friendly against Turkey.

Spain request for World Cup qualifier against Belgium to be replayed

A video package including 19 instances of alleged bias by the Romanian official has also been submitted to World Rugby.

Struggling Ulster set to be boosted by return of Ireland duo this weekend

Jacob Stockdale and Iain Henderson could feature against Cardiff Blues.

Two of baseball's biggest rivals, the Yankees and Red Sox, could meet in London next summer

MLB set to follow the NFL and NBA with London experiment.

Noel Mannion's son the star as Garbally clinch Connacht Senior Cup title

Garbally College avenged their 2016 defeat to Coláiste Iognáid at the Sportsground.

Vunipola in race to be fit for Saracens' Champions Cup showdown with Leinster

The number eight is recovering from an arm injury.

The Rugby Show: Rating the Irish Grand Slam winners' performances

Let us know what you made of the Irish team’s performance over the course of the five games.

Former Sevilla coach Berizzo eyeing return to coaching after beating prostate cancer

Eduardo Berizzo was diagnosed with cancer last year, before being sacked by Sevilla in December.

Na Piarsaigh and Ardscoil Rís defender set for hectic week of All-Ireland battles

Teenager Jerome Boylan is chasing glory for club and school over the coming days.

UFC still not ruling out Dublin return in 2018 despite Liverpool detour

The MMA organisation’s reported event in the Irish capital on 27 May is set to take place in Liverpool instead.

Hogan's injury woes continue but Murphy and Fennelly to rejoin Kilkenny squad next month

Paul Murphy and Colin Fennelly have been on a UN peacekeeping tour in Lebanon.

5 gym exercises to help improve your 5k time this running season

As the evenings get longer, we’re back into running season.

Grand Slam victory the most-watched programme on Irish TV this year

The Six Nations tie between England and Ireland attracted an average audience of just over 950,000 viewers.

Iain Henderson commits long-term future to Ulster and Ireland

The IRFU will be relieved to have secured the services of the second row for a further three years.

George North punished by Northampton Saints for failing to show up for training

North was accused at the time by Alan Gaffney of not being interested in playing for the club he’s due to leave at the end of the season.

GAA announce All-Ireland club final replay, hurling and football league re-fixtures

Cuala and Na Piarsaigh are heading to Portlaoise on Saturday.

Newcastle hit with FA charge over betting company logo on youth team kit

The Premier League club are “in breach of the FA’s kit and advertising regulations” according to a statement.

Former All Black and Samoan international Dylan Mika dies aged 45 RIP

Former All Black and Samoan international Dylan Mika dies aged 45

The flanker was a member of the All Blacks 1999 World Cup squad.

France coach Deschamps says Pogba 'can't be happy' at Man United

“I have not spoken to Paul yet, I’m sure I’ll hear more about it. But of course it’s a situation he won’t be enjoying.”

‘We learnt it step by step’ - Klopp on unlocking the new Salah

The Liverpool boss says there’s still a lot more to come from Salah.

Connacht announce signing of one-Test Wallaby centre from Brumbies

Kyle Godwin is on his way to Galway.

Scarlets bolster back row with addition of Springbok number eight

Uzair Cassiem is moving to the Welsh region from the Cheetahs.

Grand Slam-winning captain Rory Best signs new IRFU contract

The hooker has extended his deal until the end of the 2019 World Cup.

Kerry's Mark O'Connor could be in line to feature for Geelong in AFL round one this weekend

The 21-year-old former Kerry minor captain has been promoted to the club’s senior list.

'I fear he is going to be out for quite a long time': Worrying update on Grand Slam winner Earls' injury

Tyler Bleyendaal and Duncan Williams have been ruled out for the rest of the season.

Draymond proves an injury too far for the Warriors as they lose to the Spurs

Meanwhile LeBron James had himself a night.

Ronaldo: I don't just say I'm the best, I prove it too

The Real Madrid star dismissed his critics after being named the best Portuguese Player of 2017 yesterday.

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