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Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 27 August, 2015

Other - Today’s News

We’ll Leave It There So: Bolt run over by Segway, Messi beats Ronaldo and today’s sport

There is also team news from Ireland’s Rugby World Cup warm-up against Wales and the Champions League group draw.

Record holder Jonathan Edwards a relieved man after this massive triple jump came up just short

Christian Taylor went very, very close to breaking a 20-year-old record on his way to gold today.

Arsene Wenger calls for video technology to be introduced ‘tomorrow’ The Next Step This post contains a poll

Arsene Wenger calls for video technology to be introduced ‘tomorrow’

The Arsenal manager is convinced it will be brought in soon to help with offside decisions.

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.

Russell Wilson has made a bizarre claim about how he prevented a concussion

Russell Wilson has made a bizarre claim about how he prevented a concussion

Wilson says a $3 bottle of water is the reason his concussion went away.

Double Olympic cycling champ will soon make her competitive horse racing debut

The British Horseracing Authority has awarded Victoria Pendleton her amateur riders’ licence.

Javelin gold medallist in Beijing learned how to throw from YouTube videos

Kenya’s Julius Yego won gold at the World Championships.

Bolt obliterates Gatlin and the rest of the field to pick up fourth straight 200m world title Doubling Up This post contains videos

Bolt obliterates Gatlin and the rest of the field to pick up fourth straight 200m world title

The world’s fastest man ran 19.55 seconds at the Bird’s Nest this afternoon.

Massive blow for Irish boxing with Billy Walsh poised to take up US coaching post

The man who helps Ireland punch above their weight set to leave less than a year before the Olympic Games.

‘I don’t care what place Gatlin came, everything is not okay and athletics needs to accept that’

We spoke to The Sports Gene author David Epstein about doping in sport.

Ireland set for ‘Everest scale’ challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town

John Bracewell’s side will hope to topple Australia when the sides meet in Belfast on Thursday.

Other - Yesterday’s News

2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta’s top 4 as it stands

Meanwhile, Caleb Ewan celebrated the biggest win of his career.

‘When Mayweather learns to read and write, he can text me’ – Ronda Rousey

The war of words continues between the biggest stars in boxing and mixed martial arts.

Double Olympic gold medallist avoids DQ despite getting lost in the middle of 200m race Changing Lanes This post contains videos

Double Olympic gold medallist avoids DQ despite getting lost in the middle of 200m race

Veronica Campbell–Brown was adjudged not to have impeded her fellow competitor.

Disappointment for Irish in Beijing, Farah stumbles into 5,000m final

Ben Reynolds, Ciara Everard and Kelly Proper were unable to progress at the Bird’s Nest.

Two Kenyans fail drug tests at World Athletics Championships

The country was already covered by a cloud of suspicion.

Why does one NFL team continue to let their star QB get injured?

An NFL head coach says he’s never seen anything like it at any level of football.

John Joe Nevin keeps unbeaten pro record intact with TKO on boxing return

Ireland’s Olympic silver medallist was back in the ring last night after a 10-month lay-off.

Floyd Mayweather has splashed out nearly $5million for a new car

We’re unsure if that price also includes free roadside assistance.

Other - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Another close finish at the Vuelta ends in disappointment for Nicolas Roche

That’s two top-five finishes for the Irishman in the space of three days.

‘You have to accept criticism’ – Ireland keen to right the wrongs against world champions

Ireland welcome Australia to Stormont on Thursday as the international summer comes to a head.

Ireland’s men make history by booking place in Eurohockey Championship semis

The Green Machine will play England or the Netherlands after today’s draw against Belgium.

We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland’s history makers, Stones wants out and today’s sport

Plus there’s good news on the injury front for Joe Schmidt.

EA Sports release possibly the greatest video game trailer ever

Madden 16 is pulling out all the stops.

Is this the worst touchdown ever scored?

Quite possibly, yes.

British driver Justin Wilson dead at 37 following freak racing accident RIP

British driver Justin Wilson dead at 37 following freak racing accident

Wilson was struck by a piece of debris during a race in Pennsylvania on Sunday.

Other - Monday 24 August, 2015

Premier League team have ‘too many’ players but will ‘probably’ sign even more

Watford manager says his squad is too big, but the club will still make more additions.

Panama’s Rolanda Bell went head-first into the water during the steeplechase earlier

But she picked herself up, dusted herself down and made it through the rest of the race.

We’ll Leave It There So: ‘Baffling’ GAA rules, a Rugby World Cup shock & all today’s sport

Plenty of drama at the World Athletic Championships while a first-timer will take charge of this year’s All-Ireland hurling decider.

10,000m runner learns the hard way why you should never celebrate too early

Molly Huddle missed out on a medal thanks to premature celebration.

Jon Stewart is having the best craic beating up WWE stars in his retirement

The former Daily Show host was the star of SummerSlam last night.

Hall of Famer tells NFL rookies to ‘find a fall guy’ to serve jail time

Cris Carter was speaking at the 2014 Rookie Symposium.

Usain Bolt win reverberates in anti-doping fight

“We build people up to break them down, that’s just human nature.”

‘Incredible!’ – Love triumphs at Wyndham as Tiger Woods’ season ends

The victor is headed to the playoffs after grabbing his first US PGA Tour victory since 2008.

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