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Dublin: 7 °C Saturday 28 February, 2015

Yesterday’s News

‘I want to be a legend in Irish sport’: Carl Frampton is ready to take over your television

The Pride of Tiger’s Bay defends his IBF world title against Chris Avalos in Belfast tomorrow evening.

Thursday 26 February, 2015

Carl Frampton’s opponent is making bold predictions ahead of Saturday’s title fight

Ireland’s Carl Frampton makes his first title defence in Belfast this Saturday night.

Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland coach Phil Simmons: ‘We don’t seem to want to make it easy’

Room to improve as Ireland prepare to face South Africa next Tuesday.

Cork selector returns to Cuthbert’s backroom six months after stepping down

Ronan McCarthy is back with the Cork footballers.

Tyrrell cleared, Carolan sticks to winning plans – Here are the Ireland Women and U20 teams

The Women and the Wolfpuppies will hope to get the weekend off to a perfect start.

Tuesday 24 February, 2015

‘No one reacts’ – Burnley boss defends Barnes tackle in 10-minute video analysis Facts This post contains videos

‘No one reacts’ – Burnley boss defends Barnes tackle in 10-minute video analysis

Sean Dyche has hit back at Jose Mourinho’s criticism.

Missing your fix of McGregor? Here’s the trailer for the next episode of ‘The Notorious’ Small Screen This post contains videos

Kevin Kilbane reports West Ham fans for ‘disgusting’ Harry Kane chant

Chant “insults everyone who has a disability along with their families,” Kilbane said.

Monday 23 February, 2015

Time’s up, Johnny! Sexton caught out by the Top 14 ‘kicking clock’ Clock Up This post contains videos

Time’s up, Johnny! Sexton caught out by the Top 14 ‘kicking clock’

Ireland out-half scored eight points in Racing’s Top 14 draw against Clermont.

Sunday 22 February, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

‘There’s no point avenging yourself in a league game in February. We’ll save that motivation’

Liam Rushe and the Dubs hoping to make it two from two when they face champions Kilkenny this weekend.

Saturday 21 February, 2015

Four changes for Tipp, two for Dublin, one for Kilkenny – Here’s the Division 1A team news

Tipp host Galway on Sunday while Kilkenny welcome the Dubs to Nowlan Park.

Friday 20 February, 2015

Bearded gent Andrea Pirlo makes Friday night a little bit better Woof This post contains videos

Bearded gent Andrea Pirlo makes Friday night a little bit better

Juventus lead Atalanta 2-1 thanks to this long-ranger from the bearded one.

British snooker player forced to explain the ‘Isis’ sponsor logo on his waistcoat

“It’s about being loyal to [a company] that has been loyal to me,” says Rory McLeod.

School rugby team bust some funky lineout dance moves before scoring a try Messers This post contains videos

Brendan Rodgers has a simple explanation for the Balotelli-Henderson-Sturridge ‘kerfuffle’

There was no issue last night as far as the Liverpool boss is concerned.

Johnny Sexton will start Racing’s Top 14 showdown against Clermont tomorrow

Come back in one piece Johnny, you hear us?

Thursday 19 February, 2015

The Connacht veteran with the Celtic League / Pro12 appearance record is retiring

Michael Swift is calling it a day at the end of the season.

AP McCoy has picked his ride for his final Cheltenham Gold Cup

It’s 10/1 if you fancy the champ to bow out with a third Gold Cup.

Cian Healy is back in Leinster colours – Here’s the team to face Zebre tomorrow

Healy named among the replacements after more than five months out with hamstring tear.

Woah! The UFC has announced a blockbuster card for Las Vegas in May

Jones, Johnson, Weidman, Belfort, Nurmagomedov, Cerrone and more…

Wednesday 18 February, 2015

League of Ireland refs won’t be using the vanishing free-kick spray this season

FAI “wish to carry out more research into its effectiveness.”

Robbie Keane and the LA Galaxy got suited and booted for a reception with President Higgins today

The Ireland captain and his team-mates were welcomed to the Aras with fitting speech from President Higgins.

Robbie Keane and the LA Galaxy have made a generous donation to Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital

Keane was joined by some of his Galaxy team-mates for a visit to Crumlin today.

Darren Clarke will captain Europe at the 2016 Ryder Cup

Clarke “extremely proud” to be asked to lead Europe’s bid for a fourth straight win in the match.

Peter O’Mahony has committed his future to Munster and to Irish rugby

Back-row agrees new deal until at least summer 2018.

Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Damien Varley has been forced to retire from rugby at the age of 31

Munster centurion hangs up his boots following medical advice.

Scotland have lost one of their most important players for the rest of the Six Nations

Richie Gray is expected to be out for “three to four months” with an arm injury.

Monday 16 February, 2015

West Indies star fined after dropping a very audible C bomb during Ireland defeat

Darren Sammy and Ireland’s John Mooney have been fined by the ICC.

Peter Stringer on the move again as Bath confirm scrum-half is to leave

Ireland legend “disappointed” not to be staying with the Premiership club.

Former England international footballer set for ‘swap’ to Ulster GAA giants

It looks like David Bentley is going to lace up his boots again.

Here’s an incredible stat about Ireland’s heroics at the Cricket World Cup

Ain’t no target too high for this Irish team.

‘I don’t have sympathy for my opponents. It’s not in me’ – Phil Simmons

Nelson win was as good an Irish performance as coach Phil Simmons has ever seen.

Tame Tipp disappointed but Eamon O’Shea insists ‘motivation is never an issue’

Premier sent packing by hungry Dubs in their opening Division 1A clash.

Sunday 15 February, 2015

It’s a long way back to Tipperary as Dublin rout Premier in league opener

Ger Cunningham’s men couldn’t have asked for a better start in Division 1A.

As It Happened: Dublin v Tipperary, Galway v Clare – Allianz Hurling League match tracker

Tipp were in the capital while Galway hosted Clare – follow all of this afternoon’s Division 1A action right here.

Saturday 14 February, 2015

If we get over the next game, Croke Park will be all that I think about for a month – Donaghy

Kerry ‘Star’ and his Austin Stacks team-mates meet Slaughtneil in the All-Ireland semis on Sunday.

Friday 13 February, 2015

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