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Dublin: 1 °C Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Today’s News

Hectic year ahead as Taylor goes in search of pro world title

The Bray boxer has her first fight of 2017 in London this Saturday night.

'They're going alright to be fair to them': O'Mahony patiently pursuing back row berth

CJ Stander, Jamie Heaslip and Sean O’Brien are a formidable obstacle between the Munster captain and a starting berth against Wales.

'The way we train, we try and put pressure on them to adapt' - Dempsey on blistering Leinster backline

The Blues’ attack has consistently been ripping opposition defences to shreds since the turn of the year.

5 ways to increase your power for on the field or in the gym Power Boost This post contains videos

5 ways to increase your power for on the field or in the gym

You don’t need a lot of equipment to really develop in this area, writes David Last.

2013 All-Star will discuss Banner return with Clare management following Fitzgibbon success

Colm Galvin played a key role in Mary I’s victory at the weekend but hasn’t featured in the league yet for Clare.

Liverpool name Electronic Arts boss Moore as the club's new chief executive

The 61-year-old American will take over from the departing Ian Ayre.

Foul-mouthed David Haye rises to Tony Bellew fans bait Trolling This post contains videos

Foul-mouthed David Haye rises to Tony Bellew fans bait

“When he comes back to Liverpool, be there for him, because he’s going to need you,” said the 36-year-old.

Yesterday’s News

Liverpool play into Leicester's hands and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why the Foxes, contrary to popular belief, are not back yet.

'Everything's a plot against him' - Ramos laughs off Pique's attack on referees

The Real Madrid defender has been quick to criticise his international team-mate’s suggestion that match officials are favouring the Liga leaders.

'The champions are back!' Jamie Vardy-inspired Leicester earn stunning win over Liverpool

The Foxes began life without Claudio Ranieri in impressive fashion.

One of Ireland's Olympic coaches is joining the German national team

Eddie Bolger has resigned from his role as High-Performance Coach with the Irish Athletic Boxing Association.

The42 Rugby Show: Jones' deflection, POM over SOB, and Murray's class

Eddie O’Sullivan joined Murray Kinsella to look back on an action-packed Six Nations weekend.

As it happened: Leicester City v Liverpool, Premier League

The managerless champions hosted Jurgen Klopp’s men at the King Power Stadium this evening.

French Rugby Federation criticise treatment at post-match reception in Dublin

FRU delegates claim that they were put in a ‘crowded area’ while the IRFU representatives stayed in the Presidential Suite.

Long's plight another stark reminder of issues for Irish players at elite level

The Tipperary native had to be content with a bit-part role in Sunday’s League Cup final.

Munster's Mark Chisholm returns to full squad training after 11 months out with concussion

The second row is still some way away from returning to match fitness, however.

Those were the days, my friend - surprise All-Ireland football semi-finalists a thing of the past

Saturday’s GAA Congress vote to bring in the ‘super 8′ quarter-final format has ended the chances of another Fermanagh, Wexford or Tipperary fairytale summer run.

'The problem is not your body, it has never been your body. It's how you think about your body'

‘Powerlifting changed my life,’ writes Sarah Doyle in her latest fitness column.

Miss any of the weekend's Pro12 action? We've got all the highlights right here Rewind This post contains videos

Miss any of the weekend's Pro12 action? We've got all the highlights right here

There’s no better way to spend the Monday evening commute than tucking into some rugby highlights.

Footballer saves the life of opponent who swallowed his tongue Rescue This post contains videos

Footballer saves the life of opponent who swallowed his tongue

Czech goalkeeper Martin Berkovec had collapsed after colliding with a team-mate.

France tried the 'tackle-only' tactic against Ireland but Nigel Owens was on the ball

Italy brought the clever defensive tactic to another level against England.

O'Brien praises Italy's 'smart' tactics but says he would have known the rules

The flanker sat out today’s open training session after suffering a head injury on Saturday.

From the heartbreak of being told he may never hurl again to All-Ireland club glory in Croke Park

The Kilkenny forward retired in 2016 but was back celebrating recently.

Former Wexford hurling boss takes reins at Dublin club

Liam Dunne has teamed up with Ballinteer St John’s for the coming season.

Check out All-Star David Clarke's weekend goalkeeping masterclass for Mayo Shot-stopper This post contains videos

Check out All-Star David Clarke's weekend goalkeeping masterclass for Mayo

Mayo’s number one was in excellent form against Roscommon in Castlebar.

Katie Taylor will fight Italian Monica Gentili on the Haye-Bellew undercard this weekend

The Olympic gold medallist steps into the ring in her third professional bout at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday.

Walters still a number of weeks from return with crucial Wales clash looming

The striker has featured in every minute of Ireland’s WC qualifying campaign so far.

Sibling rivalry: Brothers to line out on opposite sides in Cuala-Ballyea All-Ireland final

It will be an interesting few weeks for Aonghus and Niall Keane.

'Gabbiadini strike would not have been disallowed... if he played for Man United'

The Italian’s opener was wrongly ruled out, with Saints legend Matt Le Tissier calling the decision “disgusting”.

Dortmund star Gotze ruled out indefinitely due to 'metabolic disorders'

The World Cup winner has struggled to make an impact this season and is now set for more time on the sidelines.

England rugby coach Jones wonders if Scotland can back up 'big talk'

The Calcutta Cup will be a clash of egos in a fortnight’s time.

PSV keeper Zoet bemoans Feyenoord's 'f***** up' Hawk-Eye winner

PSV keeper Zoet bemoans Feyenoord's 'f***** up' Hawk-Eye winner

The Eindhoven-based side saw their Eredivisie title dreams take a knock on Sunday as a crucial call made by goalline technology went against them

Boost for Leinster and Ireland as Van der Flier is well ahead of schedule with shoulder recovery

The 23-year-old could return to action in time for the Six Nations clash against England on 18 March.

Tyrone-Cavan's postponed league clash rescheduled for Sunday week

The all-Ulster affair was Storm Ewan’s only victim yesterday in the Allianz Football League.

Fun in the sun for Ireland as Schmidt puts squad through high-tempo open session Happy Monday This post contains images

Fun in the sun for Ireland as Schmidt puts squad through high-tempo open session

The weather matched the mood at the Aviva Stadium this morning as Ireland’s focus turns to Wales.

'It will potentially be the trickiest test for myself and Garry'

Robbie Henshaw says he’s looking forward to playing Wales under lights.

All-Ireland senior club final details confirmed for St Patrick's Day double-header

Four clubs are bound for Croke Park on 17 March.

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