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Dublin: 4 °C Monday 27 April, 2015

Other - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Thousands of dead fish have shown up at one of the Rio Olympic venues Waste Problem This post contains videos

Thousands of dead fish have shown up at one of the Rio Olympic venues

Guanabara Bay, which will host the rowing and sailing events at next year’s Games, has been plagued by tons of small silver fish.

It’s been a bad day for Irish snooker at the World Championship Qualifiers

43-year-old Dubliner Fergal O’Brien was beaten in heartbreaking fashion this evening.

We’ll Leave It There So: Hernandez handed life sentence, Keane sings Boy George and today’s sport

There are also tributes for a Dublin GAA stalwart and disappointment for Ken Doherty.

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the greatest eight minutes in boxing history The War This post contains videos

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the greatest eight minutes in boxing history

Where were you when ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler met Tommy ‘Hitman’ Hearns on 15 April 1985?

This Irish woman is making all sorts of racing history at the moment

Dublin drift racer Danielle Murphy wants to be crowned Queen AND King of Europe this season.

NFL star Aaron Hernandez convicted of first degree murder

The ex New England Patriot will now serve a mandatory life sentence.

Floyd Mayweather has lost his love for boxing (just as well he’s making $180m v Pacquiao)

“There was a time when it was fun but I am at a point now where I am really over all of that stuff.”

3 kick-start breakfasts for a better workout

Getting it right can make a big difference.

Ronda Rousey is on Team Pacquiao for the biggest fight of the year

Just over two weeks to go!

Other - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Tiger tats, the world’s worst suit and all today’s sport

Here’s all the sport Tuesday could handle.

Would you eat a Sam Maguire or Liam MacCarthy Cup made entirely from rashers?

Because hockey fans have the chance to devour this monster.

Tom Brady is great at American football… not so much at baseball

You’d expect more from a four-time Super Bowl winner.

3 Irishmen are one step away from a place at snooker’s World Championships

There was bad news for two legends of the game in round two at Ponds Forge, however.

Tiger Woods does not seem that impressed by Jordan Spieth’s Masters winning total

It was harder when he did it, apparently.

This is the one thing people trying to lose weight mess up

Tony Horton knows what he’s talking about.

Other - Monday 13 April, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland’s enemy to ref Leinster, Gooch puts on a show and all today’s sport

Also, Phil Neville was blunt when assessing Man City’s performance in the Manchester derby.

Rory McIlroy is joining One Direction to sing on stage at the home of the Patriots

From golfer to singer for one night only.

JJ Watt could jump on top of Lady GaGa’s head from a standing start

The Houston Texans’ player might just be some kind of super hero.

This is why you should NEVER celebrate prematurely

Nobody told Tanguy Pepiot not to count his chickens.

No penalties for riders as level crossing causes Paris-Roubaix chaos

Paris-Roubaix organisers did not disqualify riders who rode under level-crossing boom gates on Sunday as they could not identify them all.

Spieth: There’s no rivalry with Rory McIlroy… yet

Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth are yet to create a rivalry, according to the Masters champion.

21-year-old Jordan Spieth is the runaway winner of the Masters

Spieth finished four shots clear of runners-up Justin Rose and Phil Mickelson.

Selfie stick-wielding heathens have been banned from the biggest horse race in the world

Horse racing fans in America can rest a little easier.

Other - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Jockey Robbie McNamara tweets a thumbs-up update following spinal surgery

McNamara was seriously injured in a fall during racing at Wexford on Friday.

Tiger Woods is in some pain following this really unfortunate shot

Tiger is slipping down the leaderboard as the Masters reaches its climax.

‘Both of us enhanced our reputations’ – Lee open to rematch after ‘weird’ non-title fight

The WBO champion says a draw was the fair result.

Jordan Spieth was hell-bent on winning the Masters even as a 14-year-old

Here’s footage of the US golfer discussing his Augusta ambitions as a teenager.

The quiet rise of Andy Lee, what drives Phil Taylor and the week’s best sportswriting

We also have a feature of the man who christened Amen Corner.

The story of how a school from Dundalk won the Sky Sports Project of the Year award

O’Fiaich College used the power of sport to help address self-belief and motivational issues within the school.

He’s Ireland’s brightest young rider but Ryan Mullen is after medals, not praise

Sir Dave Brailsford is among those eulogising over the 20-year-old.

Andy Lee shows the heart of a champion to earn a draw against Peter Quillin

They couldn’t be split after 12 rounds in the Barclays Center.

It’s all set up for a cracking final day at the Masters

Jordan Spieth leads by four — but the chasing pack has done just enough to keep things interesting.

Frustrated golfers everywhere can relate to this shankiest of shanks from the Masters

Frustrated golfers everywhere can relate to this shankiest of shanks from the Masters

Webb Simpson? More like Homer Simpson, AMIRITE?

Other - Saturday 11 April, 2015