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Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pearce Hanley: Leaving Brisbane, his brother and dog behind for a fresh start in Aussie Rules Interview This post contains videos

Pearce Hanley: Leaving Brisbane, his brother and dog behind for a fresh start in Aussie Rules

We caught up with the Mayo man ahead of his 10th AFL season and a Round 1 game against his former employers.

Thursday 16 March, 2017

Fantastic four: Order restored as Walsh and Mullins clean up at Cheltenham

Yorkhill, Un De Sceaux, Nichols Canyon and Lets Dance have made it a day to remember for the duo.

Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Massive shock as Douvan finishes unplaced in Queen Mother Champion Chase

Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh’s disappointing Cheltenham Festival continues at Prestbury Park.

As it happened: Day 2 of Cheltenham 2017 Rolling Results This post contains videos

As it happened: Day 2 of Cheltenham 2017

It was another gripping day of National Hunt racing.

One change to Ireland Women's side for Grand Slam showdown against England

Scrum-half Larissa Muldoon replaces Mary Healy in Tom Tierney’s starting team.

Milestone game for Owens as Howley keeps faith with side that defeated Ireland

Wales have named an unchanged starting 15 for the third successive game.

Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Watch: Short documentary chronicles Cuala's remarkable rise to an All-Ireland final The Toughest This post contains videos

Watch: Short documentary chronicles Cuala's remarkable rise to an All-Ireland final

The Dublin champions take on Ballyea in Friday’s decider at Croke Park.

British Open back on agenda for Muirfield as golf club passes move to allow female members

The vote for change cleared the required two-thirds majority this time around.

As it happened: Day 1 of Cheltenham 2017 Sport Of Kings This post contains videos

As it happened: Day 1 of Cheltenham 2017

We kept track of all the action here.

Monday 13 March, 2017

As it happened: Chelsea v Manchester United, FA Cup quarter-final

Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge as Manchester United manager for a second time tonight.

Saturday 11 March, 2017

Nina Carberry prepares to watch Cheltenham from sidelines and gives her tips for next week's festival

The 32-year-old is expecting a baby in May and will be a keen spectator at Prestbury Park.

Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Ulster add beef to pack with signing of South African prop for next season

Schalk van der Merwe joins the province as a project player.

Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Clare senior ruled out for U21 footballers and in doubt for Ballyea's All-Ireland final

A hand injury will prevent Pearse Lillis from being involved against Kerry tomorrow night.

Monday 6 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Duffy ruled out of World Cup qualifier, Leinster sign Kiwi star and all today's sport Monday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Duffy ruled out of World Cup qualifier, Leinster sign Kiwi star and all today's sport

Meanwhile, Ian Madigan is moving to England, former Offaly footballer makes heartfelt plea and Mings and Ibrahimovic are charged with violent conduct.

Saturday 4 March, 2017

Bernard Dunne on overcoming adversity, exciting times for Irish boxing and working with the Dubs

The former world champion assesses the current crop of fighters and opens up on the journey that has seen him become a success outside of the ring.

Friday 3 March, 2017

Quick-healing Van der Flier eyeing return to Ireland fold for England showdown

The openside flanker says he wasn’t far off making the Leinster squad this week.

Thursday 2 March, 2017

Boost for Dub U21s as rescheduling means O'Callaghan will be available for Leinster semi

Dessie Farrell will be able to call on the Cuala star when his side take on Longford.

'It's a struggle, everyone is fighting for the same jersey': Leavy on Leinster and Ireland back-row battles

A stint as the 24th man against France has merely whetted his appetite to kick on again.

Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win Off The Mark This post contains videos

Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win

The Corkonian came off the bench in a 2-0 victory against Bristol City.

Cuala star Con O'Callaghan to start for Dublin U21 footballers in Leinster opener

Colm Basquel is also selected in a strong line-up.

GPA 'accepts decision of Congress' and defends its approach to 'Super 8' motion

The players’ organisation has been accused of being too slow to confirm its stance on the controversial move.

'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.

Monday 27 February, 2017

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.

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.

Friday 24 February, 2017

Ireland's U20s will need to keep a close eye on the 17-year-old son of a France legend tonight

Nigel Carolan’s side are looking to make it three wins from three.

Thursday 23 February, 2017

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.

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