Other - Today’s News
A typically strong finish from the 22-year-old saw him post the fastest time of the day heading into Saturday’s final.
Ireland’s athletes depart for Rio this afternoon.
Hats off to the postie.
He also concedes that the Irish Open “wasn’t a big win”.
The three-time Major winner with a meticulous eye for detail.
Other - Yesterday’s News
McIlroy rejected the chance to represent Ireland in Rio over health concerns related to the Zika virus.
Here’s what Wednesday had to offer, sports fans.
The Dubliner steps away after 18 years in a green jersey.
The Olympic silver medallist recorded the quickest time from the four quarter-finals.
Department confirms there is no law to stop American football match being played without go-ahead from Irish association Exclusive
The Department was vocal about the need for MMA to have an NGB, but says it will not support the American football association.
Other - Tuesday 23 August, 2016
The “weekly” emails date back to 2010. Rio police also told TheJournal.ie that they want to establish if FAI chief John Delaney was involved in the OCI’s sale of Rio tickets.
We'll Leave It There So: Burnley striker charged for homophobic tweets and the rest of today's sport
Here’s what the world of sport had to offer on Tuesday.
Memories to last a lifetime.
Craig Fulton’s side are one of the big movers in the latest world rankings.
There will be no Russian athletes at the 2016 Paralympic Games after CAS dismissed an appeal against their blanket ban from the IPC.
Swimmer Ellen Keane is getting set for her third Paralympics – and there’s not long to go now.
The Tipp native endured a gruelling four-day car journey through the Australian desert after the incident.
Other - Monday 22 August, 2016
Former OCI president Pat Hickey, who has been at the notorious Bangu prison in Rio since Thursday, may not now face a judge until later in the week.
Elsewhere, Paul O’Donovan was dominant in his world rowing championships heat and Limerick are looking for a new Gaelic football manager.
The story was a major embarrassment for Team USA at the Rio games.
Families say there was no online portal to buy tickets.
As the Rio chapter of the Olympics closes, we sign off on our Olympic podcast with a brief recap of the last two weeks.
The Lisheen man has secured his spot in Wednesday’s quarter-finals.
They also suggested there was “nothing wrong” with a similarly contentious outcome, which saw Evgeny Tishchenko defeat Vassiliy Levit.
The Scot’s 22-match winning streak was ended by Marin Cilic at the weekend but he is still brimming with confidence as he targets a fourth grand slam.
Anthony Joshua is clearly in trouble there.
The woman has been hit with an indefinite ban by Port Adelaide, but has also been inducted to the club’s social awareness program.
Neymar scored in the 1-1 draw in the final against Germany and then converted the winning penalty to give the hosts a first-ever football gold.
Meanwhile, Wicklow wrestler Finn Bálor as he became the first ever WWE Universal champion.
A rollercoaster fortnight mixed off-field hitches with compelling sporting drama.
The body’s executive committee met last night for the first time since the scandal broke.
The closing ceremony at the Maracana Stadium was spectacular to say the least.
Disappointment in the boxing ring but, overall, Ireland’s athletes punched above their weight as chaos raged around them.
The news comes after an early morning raid at the Irish office in the Olympic village.
Other - Sunday 21 August, 2016
There was no stopping the United States in the men’s basketball final at Rio 2016, as Serbia suffered a thumping defeat.
A bizarre protest was staged after the bout ended in highly controversial circumstances.
There are already five rookies guaranteed a place on the team.
How closely were you paying attention?
Here’s how all the action of the last seven days looked through a lens.
Detained former OCI chief Pat Hickey will appear before a Brazilian judge on Tuesday as part of an investigation into black market ticket sales.