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Dublin: 6 °C Friday 30 January, 2015

Today’s News

Rory McIlroy is making golf look far too easy this week

Friday 64 takes McIlroy into the lead at the Dubai Desert Classic.

QUIZ: Are you a Super Bowl champ or chump?

How well do you know America’s biggest game?

Diego Costa banned for three matches and will miss Chelsea’s clash with Man City

The top two meet at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening.

Katy Perry delivered the perfect one-liner at her Super Bowl press conference Dark Horse This post contains videos
Bubbbbbaaaaa Watson made an absolute mockery of a par-four at the Phoenix Open Big Hitter This post contains videos

Bubbbbbaaaaa Watson made an absolute mockery of a par-four at the Phoenix Open

He’s playing a different game to everyone else.

‘The new brand of hurler coming through in Dublin is outrageous’

Dubs getting better every year, says midfielder Joey Boland.

Yesterday’s News

Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Darran O’Sullivan has given up his day job to concentrate on Kerry full-time

“I can’t keep taking it for granted, saying I’m Superman, and taking the knocks.”

Katie: I never thought my RTÉ criticism would cause such a story

Taylor and the national broadcaster in documentary talks after settling their differences.

‘It’s time for us to move on and forget about the last four years with Jim’

Very little has changed under Donegal’s new management, says Karl Lacey.

Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Look out, old Macky is back! Macklin ends retirement rumours, announces next fight

Macklin pencils in return a few days shy of his 33rd birthday.

Sunday 25 January, 2015

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week Snap Happy This post contains images

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week

Relive some of the week’s best moments through the photographers’ lens.

Friday 23 January, 2015

UFC announces three more European events in 2015 (but no Dublin card … for now)

Book your flights for Krakow, Berlin or Glasgow – or all three…

Douglas and Ryan to start Leinster’s winner-takes-all clash with Wasps

Win on the road would clinch home quarter-final for Matt O’Connor’s side.

Muliaina named as captain – here’s the Connacht team to face La Rochelle

Pat Lam makes six changes as Connacht chase a place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals.

Thursday 22 January, 2015

TG4 will show 48 GAA games between now and the Championship, including this lot

First up is a repeat of last year’s All-Ireland semi-final classic as Kerry take on Mayo on 1 February.

Olivia Munn didn’t have a clue who Aaron Rodgers was the first time they met NFL This post contains videos

Olivia Munn didn’t have a clue who Aaron Rodgers was the first time they met

Guess being a Super Bowl-winning quarterback isn’t such a big deal after all.

Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi’s penalty only adds to the drama

Messi the matchwinner as Barca take a slender lead against Atletico.

Daryl Murphy scored again for Ipswich this evening…

But Mick McCarthy’s side slipped up against Brighton.

Monday 19 January, 2015

McGregor sends Aldo a message as the Irish invasion sweeps through Boston

Niall Kelly looks back on another significant night for Irish MMA.

Sunday 18 January, 2015

‘I think this has been one of the best stories in the UFC’ – America is behind the Irish invasion

McGregor is the main attraction but American fight fans are getting behind all of the Irish contingent.

The ‘Big Dance’ within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston

There are two clear favourites in two major sporting events around Boston tonight, but neither Siver or the Colts will roll over.

McGregor is just one attraction in what is a seismic sports Sunday in Boston

The New England Patriots will be playing for a place in the Super Bowl tomorrow.

Ireland’s first UFC fighter backs McGregor for a quick finish

Tom Egan fought at UFC 93 in Dublin in 2009.

Saturday 17 January, 2015

Jose Aldo can’t wait to come to Dublin to ‘shut up’ all of Conor McGregor’s fans

The Brazilian champion was bullish about the prospect of facing the Irishman.

Ais has got Paddy’s back in their ‘home away from home’

The UFC strawweight turned down a chance to fight tomorrow night at UFC Boston.

There are no titles on offer in the City of champions but the stakes couldn’t be any higher

The42′s Niall Kelly is in Boston ahead of UFC Fight Night 59.

‘I could be fighting in a Kerry GAA hall’ – Pendred not fazed by Boston homecoming

The fighter moved to Dublin from America when he was four.

Friday 16 January, 2015

Dennis Siver ‘doesn’t trust’ the judges to give him a fair chance against Conor McGregor

Siver thinks the judges will be swayed by the Boston crowd.

‘I feel like I’m in Dublin’: Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day Irish Invasion This post contains videos

‘I feel like I’m in Dublin’: Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day

McGregor, Pendred, Holohan and Parke met the media and fans in Boston’s Faneuil Hall this afternoon.

The Irish takeover begins in Boston ahead of Conor McGregor’s primetime showdown

Niall Kelly is stateside for the big fight. How do you like them apples?

The boxing coaches who helped turn Conor McGregor into the fighter he is today MMA

The boxing coaches who helped turn Conor McGregor into the fighter he is today

The42′s Niall Kelly has shipped up to Boston for this weekend’s much anticipated UFC event.

Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Sligo Rovers have signed a former Chelsea striker

Morton Nielsen moves to the Showgrounds from the German third division.

Alessandro del Piero had some very kind words for Stephanie Roche Gent This post contains videos

Alessandro del Piero had some very kind words for Stephanie Roche

Roche flies out to join Ireland training camp in La Manga after an unforgettable evening in Zurich.

James McGee has been drawn against a familiar foe in Australian Open qualifying

Both McGee and Louk Sorensen will face seeded opponents when qualifying begins on Wednesday.

The first look at Donal Óg Cusack’s documentary on being gay in Ireland Small Screen This post contains videos

The first look at Donal Óg Cusack’s documentary on being gay in Ireland

‘Coming Out Of The Curve’ airs next Monday, 19 January, on RTÉ One.

No, Kevin Garnett – headbutting your opponent is not okay Heads Up This post contains videos

No, Kevin Garnett – headbutting your opponent is not okay

Veteran ejected during the Nets’ loss to the Rockets.

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