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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 3 September, 2015

Today’s News

Beats’ newest ad is all about Serena Williams – and it’s pretty slick Slammin' Beats This post contains videos

Germany are missing a key man for the crunch Poland/Scotland double-header

Reus has been fit for just four of Germany’s last 10 internationals.

Ireland drop in latest Fifa rankings (and Wales are officially better than England now!)

We’re 51st (just between Venezuela and Jamaica.)

Blow for the Dubs as Diarmuid Connolly’s replay ban is upheld Banned This post contains videos

Blow for the Dubs as Diarmuid Connolly’s replay ban is upheld

Vincent’s star must decide whether to continue his appeal before Saturday’s clash with Mayo.

Yesterday’s News

Victoria Azarenka hits umpire with a harsh one-liner during US Open row Burned This post contains videos

TV3 have signed up a familiar face from the RTÉ football panel

Graeme Souness is off to Ballymount.

Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Andy Lee’s world title fight against Billy Joe Saunders is OFF

Middleweight showdown will take place “as soon as possible” after Saunders cut forces another delay.

Friday 28 August, 2015

5 talking points ahead of Dublin and Mayo’s sold-out Croker clash

Who will get the chance to dethrone Kerry on 20 September?

Aries Merritt’s remarkable bronze is one of the stories of the world championships Stars Align For Aries This post contains videos

Aries Merritt’s remarkable bronze is one of the stories of the world championships

American hurdles star will have a kidney transplant on Tuesday.

Dafne Schippers just won the women’s 200m with the fourth-fastest time EVER Schipp Got Real This post contains videos

Usain Bolt and the runaway Segway cameraman were reunited this afternoon

Bolt is not a man to hold a grudge.

Thursday 27 August, 2015

BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, ‘Good v Evil’ coverage is must-see television Bolt V Gatlin This post contains videos

BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, ‘Good v Evil’ coverage is must-see television

Broadcaster addressed concerns about objectivity and bias ahead of today’s 200m final.

Usain Bolt was flattened by a cameraman on a Segway after his 200m win

“He tried to kill me!” Bolt joked.

‘The Louth Lizarazu’, Ian Harte, has retired from football

“The time has come to hang the boots up,” the 37-year-old said.

Wednesday 26 August, 2015

‘Older people in Galway remember us, but the young people need new heroes and new stars’

Three-time All-Ireland winner Noel Lane is ready to pass on the torch to Canning and company.

‘I just looked around and said, “I don’t want to be here, take me off now”‘

Ryan O’Dwyer has put Dublin’s disappointment behind him to fully focus on 2016.

Monday 24 August, 2015

‘A winner and a leader’: Tributes to Mayo minor football star killed in car crash RIP

‘A winner and a leader’: Tributes to Mayo minor football star killed in car crash

Darragh Doherty, 19, played a starring role in the county’s 2013 All-Ireland minor success.

Is this the definitive angle on that Tyrone penalty ‘dive’?

Replays show that Padraig McNulty had a handful of Aidan O’Mahony’s jersey before going to ground.

‘It just doesn’t seem to make sense’ – Mickey Harte baffled by black card rule

Inconsistency stings as Kerry end Tyrone’s championship challenge.

5 talking points after Kerry win a gripping All-Ireland semi against Tyrone

Maurice Deegan in the spotlight after a semi-final filled with talking points.

Sunday 23 August, 2015

Kerry dig deep against Tyrone to book their place in the All-Ireland final

Champions will defend Sam Maguire against either Dublin or Mayo on 20 September.

Jack O’Connor’s Kerry minors move one step closer to back-to-back All-Irelands

Michael Foley scored 1-3 as the Kingdom booked their place in the minor decider on 20 September.

5 talking points ahead of Kerry and Tyrone’s semi-final showdown

Can the All-Ireland champions secure safe passage to the final once again?

Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Ronan Clarke’s recovery ‘has taken a small step in the right direction’

All-Ireland winner was hospitalised following a collision with a goalpost.

Robbie Keane can’t stop scoring – he got another two for the Galaxy last night

That’s four goals in as many days for Robbie.

Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Another cracking fight has been confirmed for the Aldo-McGregor undercard

‘Jacare’ Souza and Yoel Romero are set to finally on 12 December.

‘His is the torch they carried; his is the badge they wore with pride’ – Tipp’s glowing tribute

Premier county board thank Eamon O’Shea at the end of his three-year term.

Gary Neville on the Benteke goal: ‘They cock about with the offside rule every single year’

Liverpool’s winner should have been flagged for offside.

‘He knew exactly what he was doing’ – Richie Towell slammed following Pat’s incident

Towell caught Pat’s midfielder Jamie McGrath in the face.

Monday 17 August, 2015

Where did Galway’s semi-final supersub Shane Moloney come from?

Former minor captain “wasn’t fit enough” for 2015 league panel, manager Anthony Cunningham said.

Tipp boss Eamon O’Shea got very emotional in his post-match press conference

Premier boss stands down with Michael Ryan ready to take his place.

‘You’ll never know inspiration until you’re faced with difficult, difficult things’

Both managers salute Noel McGrath on his remarkable return in Sunday’s Croke Park classic.

Sunday 16 August, 2015

‘You’re doing something for 16 years and then it’s gone. Your identity becomes attached to it’

Three-time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch on adjusting to life after retirement and the love of the sport that never goes away.

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap Play To The Whistle This post contains videos

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap

Rory Lobb wasn’t waiting around.

As it happened: Galway v Tipperary, All-Ireland senior hurling semi-final

Who will meet Kilkenny on 6 September? We had minute-by-minute coverage of an absolute belter in Croke Park.

Saturday 15 August, 2015

‘My life has changed completely’ – Juggling work and training on the road to the Rio Olympics

Katie Fitzhenry is hoping to help Ireland’s Sevens team secure their Olympic spot.

‘You have to be on your game more than ever’ – The job of an inter-county sweeper

Padraic Maher is ready if he’s asked to play a free role against Galway on Sunday.

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