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Today’s News

5 of Galway's All-Ireland winners in Minor Hurling Team of the Year

Finalists Kilkenny contributed four men to the team-sheet with Tipperary the next best represented county.

Monday 17 September, 2018

Team Ireland win eventing silver medal at World Equestrian Games

Sally Corscadden’s team claim their first world championship medal and with it a place at the 2020 Olympic Games.

Olympic pathway confirmed for Irish 7s rugby hopefuls

A European tournament or World Rugby repechage will serve as Ireland’s best chance of qualifying for Tokyo 2020.

Gibson-Park keeps focus on upping his skill-set rather than potential Ireland call JGP

Gibson-Park keeps focus on upping his skill-set rather than potential Ireland call

The Kiwi nine is modelling his game on Aaron Smith’s as he tries to improve his pass and fitness.

Sunday 16 September, 2018

As it happened: Dublin v Cork, Ladies All-Ireland football final

We went minute-by-minute as the reigning champions took on the standard-setting Rebels..

Saturday 15 September, 2018

'We know if we stay at it, stick to the plan, that those opportunities will come'

Leinster racked up a half-century despite a slow start at home to the Dragons.

Double Jamison as Leinster big guns hit seven against Dragons

The scrum-half was at the heart of Leinster’s scoring efforts after a stuttering start against the Dragons.

Sunday 26 August, 2018

Padraig Harrington edged out by Pavan in Prague duel

The 46-year-old Dubliner lost out to Pavan’s red-hot back nine in Prague.

Ferguson to return against former lightweight champ on Khabib-McGregor card

Ferguson will take on Anthony Pettis as the ‘co-main event’ in Vegas.

Friday 24 August, 2018

Simon Zebo starts at fullback for Top14 debut against Toulon

And there’s much more Irish interest in France with Paul O’Connell and Mike Prendergast coaching Stade Francais.

'A lot changes in a couple of years': Marty Moore eager to impress in Ulster and get back in Ireland pecking order

Ulster’s new signing will enjoy a sooner-than-expected reunion with his old club Wasps this evening.

Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Comerford claims brilliant 200m bronze for Ireland in Berlin

The 20-year-old clocked 26.76 seconds to put herself on the podium.

Ulster sign centre Stuart McCloskey to new three-year contract

The 26-year-old will remain at his native province until 2022.

Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Friendly flogging no harm for Leinster as they firm up game and prepare to defend titles

Stuart Lancaster and Leinster have not been shy about highlighting the improvements the European champions require.

Sunday 19 August, 2018

The doping genre, Roy's lie detector and Pa Pa L'Americano! It's your Tweets of the Week

We’ve got video games, book ideas and a sweet sponsorship deal right here waiting for ya.

Saturday 18 August, 2018

'All I want to do is run': Injured McKillop remains an inspiration for Irish sport to draw on

Injury will keep McKillop out of European Championship action next week, but his influence will be a lasting one.

Testimonial man Henry promises high energy and a few surprises from Ulster this season

The Six Nations-winning back row will be honoured during Ulster’s pre-season clash with Gloucester today.

Friday 17 August, 2018

Champions Leinster to open European defence against Wasps, Munster begin with trip to Exeter

The schedule, dates, and kick-off times for the European pool stages are finally in.

Thursday 16 August, 2018

Masterson set for surgery while new signings get starting roles for Connacht's clash with Wasps in Athlone

The back row suffered a hand injury in last week’s friendly win over Brive.

La Liga move to stage first competitive match in the US

A company owned by Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has struck a deal to represent the Spanish league in North America.

'My aunties have been giving me some good home cooking every weekend'

Ulster’s new signing Will Addison is feeling right at home in the province.

Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Contepomi: 'Sexton is one of those players that doesn't come around often, so we need to enjoy him'

‘When you talk to a friend or colleague of Messi, they say ‘he’s the first one to arrive, the last one to leave’… that’s Johnny.’

Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Sean O'Brien and JVDF expected back before Leinster open European defence

Dan Leavy is also due back in time for the Champions Cup after a bruising campaign in which he won everything on offer.

Monday 13 August, 2018

Leinster install Hogan as contact skills coach

The former St Mary’s man will coach tackle and ruck technique with the senior side and age grade teams.

Saturday 11 August, 2018

Shane Lowry four shots off leader Koepka ahead of Major Sunday

Lowry is in good company on -8, with Tiger Woods and Justin Thomas also in the hunt.

Asher-Smith dominates 200m to deliver superb sprint double Das Double This post contains videos

Asher-Smith dominates 200m to deliver superb sprint double

The 22-year-old looked untouchable as she powered clear of Dafne Schippers.

Finn shines as U18s grab Ireland's first ever Div A win to keep survival hopes alive

Bosnia-Herzegovina will battle Ireland’s U18 women tomorrow with Division A status on the line.

Sweet 64 leaves Lowry just three back in PGA Championship

The Offaly man maintained his form despite the weather delays in St Louis.

Friday 10 August, 2018

Ruddock fit and flexible as he leads Leinster into new campaign Vc

Ruddock fit and flexible as he leads Leinster into new campaign

After coming out of a difficult period of injury smiling, Ruddock is the perfect foil to lead Leinster alongside Johnny Sexton.

Thursday 9 August, 2018

Lowe, Tomane and Ruddock in harness as Leinster begin pre-season in Montauban

Despite a host of international absentees, Leinster have named an exciting starting XV to face a robust challenge in the south of France.

Season's best for Mark English not enough to advance from 800m heats

“I found it hard to get a rhythm from the go,” said the Irish track star who has struggled with injury this summer.

Giggs, Keane, Saha and Petrov among big names in squad for Liam Miller tribute match

Club legends from Manchester United and Celtic will be joined by Ireland stars Robbie Keane, Richard Dunne and Damien Duff.

'I shot my shot': Joe Tomane wasn't prepared to just wait and hope Leinster came calling

The Wallaby was intent on taking up a Leinster jersey after Montpellier sent him on his way.

Wednesday 8 August, 2018

'I gave him a look to make sure he knew I was there': Leon Reid powers into European 200m final Fast Track This post contains videos

'I gave him a look to make sure he knew I was there': Leon Reid powers into European 200m final

The Menapians club man clocked 20.38 seconds in his semi-final and is capable of going faster in tomorrow’s final.

Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Awesome Asher-Smith and Hughes deliver 100m double for Team GB

It was a phenomenal night for Team GB’s sprint team in Berlin.

'I knew I had strength there and I used it': Thomas Barr finishes strong to power into European final

The Waterford man is confident he can post a faster 400m hurdle time in Thursday’s final.

Semi-final lessons must kick in for Munster to lift silverware -- O'Mahony

The Munster captain is sick of learning lessons at the business end of the season.

Monday 6 August, 2018

'We're trying to develop something that leaves a legacy'

We spent a day within the Ulster academy, where Kieran Campbell is putting structures and frameworks in place to develop great people as well as players.

Friday 3 August, 2018

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EA Sports apologise after Colin Kaepernick's name wiped from soundtrack lyrics on Madden

Big Sean complained that his verse on Big Bank was edited to exclude the shunned quarterback.

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