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Dublin: 5 °C Saturday 21 April, 2018

Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Connacht take aim at Ospreys determined to keep the season alive

The slim hopes of making next season’s Champions Cup hang on this Friday’s trip to Wales.

Sunday 25 March, 2018

Murtagh the hero as Roscommon back in the top-flight at the first time of asking

A three-point win over Cork earns Roscommon promotion back to Division 1 of the National Football League.

Friday 23 March, 2018

Connacht suffer disappointing home defeat as Weir strikes late for Edinburgh

It’s now back-to-back defeats for Kieran Keane’s side in the Pro14.

Van Graan braced for impact of 'unbelievable' Tadhg Beirne

The future Munster forward will be the main threat to the hosts in Thomond Park tomorrow.

Wednesday 21 March, 2018

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.

Tuesday 20 March, 2018

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.

Monday 19 March, 2018

Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final

Presentation College overhauled Kilkenny CBS today.

Thursday 15 February, 2018

'If I do get the call I'll be ready': Bealham working hard to get back in the picture for Ireland

A game away from being a Connacht centurion, Bealham’s last appearance in green was on the summer tour of Japan.

Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Munster centre Sam Arnold itching for chance to get Irish opportunity

Arnold gave a superb display and scored two tries for the province last weekend.

Connacht's O'Halloran in race to be fit for Challenge Cup quarter-final

Tiernan O’Halloran’s hopes of a Six Nations call-up looks over.

Saturday 10 February, 2018

Five-star Munster brush off Zebre on a comfortable night at Thomond

Arnold, Scott, Copeland and Scannell earn Munster their bonus point.

Thursday 8 February, 2018

Forde and Murphy help UL bag 4 goals in 22-point Fitzgibbon Cup win over UCC

UL stormed into a semi-final meeting with IT Carlow.

Wednesday 7 February, 2018

DJ Carey's IT Carlow progress to Fitzgibbon Cup semi-finals after strong second-half display

A first-half goal from Seán Downey proved to be a crucial score against Limerick IT.

Thursday 25 January, 2018

Waterford forward bags 2-2 as IT Carlow defeat NUIG side boasting 3 Galway stars

Meath native Jack Fagan, who transferred to Waterford club De La Salle in 2016, did the damage for DJ Carey’s men.

Sunday 14 January, 2018

Gillane hits 0-8 as Limerick claim Munster hurling silverware with win over Clare

A six-point victory for Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds.

Friday 12 January, 2018

Dramatic finish in Castlebar sees 12-man Galway edge Mayo for second win of 2018

The Tribesmen came out on top by one point in the FBD League.

Sunday 7 January, 2018

Clare put four goals past Cork to set up Munster hurling league decider with Limerick

Limerick had ten points to spare over Kerry this afternoon.

Friday 8 December, 2017

'They love Munster and Munster love them' - Taute confident POM and Stander will stay put

Peter O’Mahony and CJ Stander will pledge their future to the southern province, Jaco Taute says.

Playing for Ireland is more important for me than a move abroad - Keith Earls

‘It’s huge, it’s a lot to give up to head away to France or England or wherever it is.’

Thursday 7 December, 2017

Shoulder leaves Heenan in race against time to play for Connacht again

‘In terms of someone that has had injuries in the past, I have yet to see a player that has worked as hard to get himself back in a position to play,” says forwrds coach Jimmy Duffy.

Murray eager to recommence rivalry with Youngs as one of many 'sub-plots' in Munster's clash with Leicester

The scrum-half also made positive noises about the reign of Johann van Graan after catching the South African for a long chat after Ireland’s win over the Springboks.

Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'Certain opposition brings a certain vibe' - Van Graan ready for Thomond bow against Munster's old foes

“This is a big game and one I’m looking forward to very much.”

Tuesday 5 December, 2017

'I lost the All-Ireland medal that I fought so hard for so long but I think I left my mark on it'

David Collins has found satisfaction in winning a county title after missing out on Galway’s All-Ireland success.

'What is going on is a business situation': O'Mahony remains focused on rugby Pom

'What is going on is a business situation': O'Mahony remains focused on rugby

The Munster captain is pushing talk about his future to one side ahead of Saturday’s clash with Leicester Tigers.

Sunday 3 December, 2017

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years

Gort came up short in the decider for the second successive time and were beaten by three points at Pearse Stadium.

Saturday 2 December, 2017

Perfect start for Van Graan as Munster make light work of Ospreys in Cork

Sam Arnold, Darren Sweetnam, Chris Cloete, Jack O’Donoghue and Rory Scannell all crossed for the hosts.

Wednesday 22 November, 2017

New Zealand sevens star in line for earlier-than-expected Connacht debut

Pita Ahki has impressed in training and could feature against Cardiff Blues on Friday.

Sunday 19 November, 2017

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay

Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.

Tuesday 14 November, 2017

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans ROG

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans

‘A different voice and a different approach’ would be a nice fit for the Super Rugby champions.

Friday 10 November, 2017

Donncha O'Callaghan leads Anthony Foley tribute as Baa-Baas earn Thomond win

There were four Irish debutants in the Barbarians side as Tonga came to Limerick.

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team

The Barbarians crossed over for three tries in Thomond Park.

Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Cora Staunton wants to create pathway for other female GAA athletes into professionalism AFL

Cora Staunton wants to create pathway for other female GAA athletes into professionalism

The 35-year old has become the first international sportswoman to be drafted to play in the Australian league.

Monday 30 October, 2017

Magic McEleney addresses cross-channel speculation: 'If I'm staying in Ireland I'll be at Dundalk'

The playmaker has impressed for the Lilywhites in 2017.

Friday 20 October, 2017

Healy just happy to flex his try-scoring muscle memory after hitting Connacht record

The prolific wing has endured a relative drought since his last try in February.

European title 'a void that needs to be filled' for Zebo and Munster

While Zebo is unable to rule out a move away from his native province, the prospect of bringing a trophy home sounds like a reason to stay.

Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Simon Zebo's future at Munster up in the air

The 27-year-old winger has refused to rule out a potential move away from the province.

Friday 13 October, 2017

All-Ireland-winning hurlers show support for Galway but threat of the drop still remains after draw

St. Pat’s had Billy Dennehy score shortly before the interval to cancel out Eoin McCormack’s earlier strike.

Thursday 12 October, 2017

'This competition is a clean slate for us': Connacht desperate for spark to ignite their season

The western province are on the road in the Challenge Cup this weekend.

Monday 7 August, 2017

Dundalk ease into EA Sports Cup final with comfortable victory over Galway

The reigning league champions ran out 3-0 winners.

Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Galway selector has inside track on Tipperary forward from Offaly schools hurling stage

Francis Forde is well aware of Patrick Maher’s ability.

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