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Dublin: 3 °C Thursday 23 February, 2017

Today’s News

Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri just 9 months after winning Premier League

The Foxes are currently just one point above the relegation zone.

Testy session with Schmidt's seniors has raised U20s' game for France showdown

Lock Oisin Dowling is confident Nigel Carolan’s side can produce a much-improved performance tomorrow night.

Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Captain's curse strikes again as stand-in U20s skipper likely to miss rest of Six Nations

Connacht forward Cillian Gallagher could be out for six weeks with a shoulder injury.

Sunday 19 February, 2017

'It's a dream come true to play against Manchester United': Irish Rover Lenihan Interview This post contains videos

'It's a dream come true to play against Manchester United': Irish Rover Lenihan

We caught up with the Blackburn defender as he prepares to face Jose Mourinho’s side at Ewood Park this afternoon.

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete' 10 Years On This post contains videos

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete'

Ten years on from England’s historic visit to GAA HQ, BBC presenter John Inverdale and Rob Kitson of the Guardian share their memories.

Thursday 16 February, 2017

Paul Galvin confirms he'll be playing alongside Brogan brothers at Dublin club this year

St Oliver Plunkett/Eoghan Ruadh’s senior panel will be bolstered by the Kerry man’s arrival.

Carbery makes first start in over two months as Cullen rings changes for Edinburgh

Ireland internationals James Tracy and Josh van der Flier are also named in the starting XV.

Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Ireland quartet made available to Connacht but centre emerges as injury doubt

Stacey Ili picked up an ankle issue against Cardiff last weekend and may miss the visit of the Dragons.

Thursday 9 February, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Croke Park defeat to France 10 years ago?

Cast your mind back to 11 February, 2007, the day Croke Park’s doors were opened to rugby.

Tuesday 7 February, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Erasmus denies Springboks link, Leicester back Ranieri and today's sport Tuesday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Erasmus denies Springboks link, Leicester back Ranieri and today's sport

Meanwhile, it’s been a busy day in the Fitzgibbon Cup.

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen He'll Be Missed This post contains videos

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen

The late former Springbok captain made quite an impression on the Ireland flanker.

Monday 6 February, 2017

Irish players top stats for carries, clean breaks and turnovers in opening Six Nations round

CJ Stander, Rob Kearney and Robbie Henshaw racked up some impressive numbers against Scotland, albeit in defeat.

Thursday 2 February, 2017

Quiz: Can you remember these men who scored tries against Ireland?

We’ve raided the Six Nations archives with this year’s edition fast approaching.

'I back myself to offload from anywhere': Zebo brimming with confidence ahead of Scotland clash

The Munster back also hails the influence of Rassie Erasmus on his development this season.

Wednesday 1 February, 2017

'I'm going to raise the tricolour high': Galway man to make history after 7 weeks rowing the Atlantic alone

Gavan Hennigan is approaching Antigua with a world record in his sights.

Tyrone legend Mulligan set to transfer to former London champions for coming season Switch It This post contains videos

Tyrone legend Mulligan set to transfer to former London champions for coming season

The 35-year-old Cookstown forward is expected to link up with Fulham Irish.

Another injury doubt for England as Jones names 25-man squad for France opener

Former Leinster centre Ben Te’o could make his first Six Nations appearance on Saturday.

Tuesday 31 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland injury issues, Premier League deadline day and today's sport Tuesday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland injury issues, Premier League deadline day and today's sport

Meanwhile, Sigerson Cup gets under way, LeBron James loses his cool, and injury forces Connacht rugby player into early retirement.

Toulon sign NRL star who is currently sidelined from rugby league over failed drugs test Shock Move This post contains videos

Toulon sign NRL star who is currently sidelined from rugby league over failed drugs test

Ben Barba could make his debut for the club against Lyon on 18 February.

Montpellier's Steyn appeals four-week ban he received for high shot on Sexton Frans Steyn This post contains videos

Montpellier's Steyn appeals four-week ban he received for high shot on Sexton

The South African was shown a red card for the tackle earlier this month.

Open Thread: Pick your Ireland team to face Scotland on Saturday

What way would you like to see Joe Schmidt’s side line out at Murrayfield?

Monday 30 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Gibson seals move, Sexton on track and today's sport Monday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Gibson seals move, Sexton on track and today's sport

Meanwhile, MMA star Aisling Daly is forced to retire from the sport, English prop makes miraculous recovery and the draw for the fifth round of the FA Cup has been made.

Saturday 28 January, 2017

'They looked beatable against Southampton, we're going to Anfield to win' Interview This post contains videos

'They looked beatable against Southampton, we're going to Anfield to win'

Dubliner Matt Doherty on Wolves’ plans to claim another Premier League scalp, his new-found versatility and what Martin O’Neill told him he needs to work on.

Thursday 26 January, 2017

As it happened: Hull City v Manchester United, EFL Cup semi-final second leg

Jose Mourinho’s side advance but their 17-game unbeaten record came to an end.

Monday 23 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Schmidt unveils squad, Kerry legend retires and today's sport Monday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Schmidt unveils squad, Kerry legend retires and today's sport

Meanwhile, Arsene Wenger is charged, Ryan Mason gets a hospital visit from Chelsea pair and Limerick continue their recruitment drive.

Saturday 21 January, 2017

As it happened: Stoke City v Manchester United, Premier League

Can Jose Mourinho’s side get back to winning ways at the Bet365 Stadium?

Thursday 19 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Man United top rich list, O'Brien injury woe and all today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Man United top rich list, O'Brien injury woe and all today's sport

Meanwhile, the GAA secures another sponsorship deal, Paul Dunne begins his year in style and Novak Djokovic is sent packing at the Australian Open.

Tuesday 17 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Earley rising, Triggs cited and all today's sport Tuesday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Earley rising, Triggs cited and all today's sport

OCI nominees, Peter O’Mahony and Diego Costa also made the news today.

'We want Sam to concentrate on his game' - Howley on call to change Wales captain

Alun Wyn Jones will lead the side for this year’s Six Nations campaign.

Wednesday 11 January, 2017

As it happened: Southampton v Liverpool, EFL Cup semi-final 1st leg

Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has named a strong side for tonight’s clash at St Mary’s.

Monday 9 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Ronaldo on top of the world, CPA launched and today's sport

It’s been a busy start to the week.

England flanker Robshaw ruled out of Six Nations defence with shoulder injury

The Harlequins player will be sidelined for three months.

Thursday 5 January, 2017

Paddy Barnes' second pro fight confirmed for next month

He’ll be on the undercard for Jamie Conlan’s Belfast bout.

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton returns, Irish player on move and today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton returns, Irish player on move and today's sport

Paddy Barnes, Jose Fonte and Leigh Halfpenny also made the news today.

Sunday 1 January, 2017

Quiz: Can you name these All-Ireland-winning Gaelic footballers from the 1990s?

Let’s take a trip down memory lane.

Six former LOI players have teamed up with an Irish manager on the other side of the world

Dubliner Paul O’Reilly gave the footballers an offer they felt they couldn’t refuse.

Thursday 29 December, 2016

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's international soccer year?

It’s been one hell of a ride over the past 12 months.

Monday 26 December, 2016

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb

Ballyboden St Enda’s and Annalise Murphy both brought some very special silverware back to Rathfarnham.

Saturday 24 December, 2016

'You're always thinking could I have done anything better?' - Coyle reflects on seventh in Rio

It’s been a hectic 2016 for the modern pentathlete but the two-time Olympian is showing no signs of slowing down.

Thursday 22 December, 2016

TV3 claims exclusive rights to Cheltenham festival and Aintree Grand National

The broadcaster will be showing the big races from Britain next year, not RTÉ.

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