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Other - Saturday 11 August, 2018

'When I hit the board, I thought it was about time the tricolour was raised above the podium'

Relief was the overriding emotion for Shane Ryan as he won bronze for Ireland in the pool this week, and he’s now hoping to push on towards Tokyo 2020.

Irish fans can watch teen sensation Aaron McKenna's fifth pro fight in Hollywood tonight

The teenage ‘Silencer”s ascent to stardom continues live on Facebook in the wee hours of Sunday morning.

'We don't often get the chance to shine': The goalkeeping coach behind Ireland's World Cup hero

Nigel Henderson speaks to The42 about working with goalkeeper of the Hockey World Cup Ayeisha McFerran.

'Sh**'s getting real' for TJ Doheny as he unassumingly seeks Irish sporting greatness in Tokyo

Away from the spotlight and thousands of miles away from his homeland, TJ Doheny has carved a chance at Irish sporting immortality.

Other - Friday 10 August, 2018

Woodland clings to PGA lead after Kisner and Koepka flirt with history

Scoring conditions are ideal at Bellerive and the leaders are making hay.

Fourth place not enough for Bandon's Healy, but Irish record holder impresses again Sprint Nation This post contains videos

Fourth place not enough for Bandon's Healy, but Irish record holder impresses again

The 23-year-old will run again in Sunday’s 4x100m relay.

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Shaw named manager of the month after guiding Ireland to World Cup silver

The women’s hockey head coach was the obvious choice for last month’s award.

Barr forced to take flight but Ireland's relay team just miss out on final spot Human Hurdle This post contains videos

Barr forced to take flight but Ireland's relay team just miss out on final spot

Young team upbeat about their performance in Berlin despite the disappointment of a fifth place finish.

Tour de France winner arrested over allegedly assaulting a prostitute

German Jan Ullrich had reportedly called on the services of the escort in a five-star Frankfurt hotel.

Phil Healy books 200m semi-final spot as Mageean eases into 1500m final at European championships Onwards This post contains videos

Phil Healy books 200m semi-final spot as Mageean eases into 1500m final at European championships

Ciara Mageean and Phil Healy both looked strong in their runs.

'I'm still dry-mouthed, I'm still shaking'  - Barr's family celebrate historic European bronze medal Fan Club This post contains videos

'I'm still dry-mouthed, I'm still shaking' - Barr's family celebrate historic European bronze medal

Thomas Barr’s family were in Berlin to cheer him on to a fantastic bronze medal in the 400m hurdles final.

NFL players have come up with a new way to protest during the anthem

A number of players raised their fists in protest during the exhibition games, while some continued to take a knee.

Other - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Fulham break their transfer record for €30 million Marseille star

Cameroon international Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa has completed a move to the Premier League newcomers.

Danny Ings leaves Liverpool in €22 million deal

The striker has joined Southampton on an initial loan deal with an obligation to buy.

Irish teen gymnast Rhys McClenaghan qualifies in first place for European final Gymnastics This post contains videos

Irish teen gymnast Rhys McClenaghan qualifies in first place for European final

McClenaghan, 19, will have a chance to add another pommel horse medal to his growing collection.

Lowry leads Irish challenge as Rickie Fowler sets the early pace at PGA Championship

Fowler comes in hot as he bids for his maiden Major victory.

Pacquiao in talks with Hearn and Matchroom over promotional deal

Katie Taylor’s promoter is mulling over a move to sign six-weight world champion Pacquiao, now a free agent.

'I was sitting in my bedroom thinking, "Come on, let me at them, let me go"'

Thomas Barr ran the second-fastest time of his career to take bronze in Berlin.

Serrano bids to join Pacquiao and De La Hoya as 6-weight champ before inevitable Katie clash

Amanda Serrano will fight to join boxing royalty in September ahead of a potentially seminal women’s fight with Katie Taylor.

Brilliant Barr makes history as he wins European Championship bronze

The Waterford native produced a brilliant performance in Berlin.

Tickets for final three days of 2019 Open at Royal Portrush have already sold out

The general admission sale only opened last week.

We Run The World! RTÉ announce new series following five female sports stars Good Viewing This post contains videos

We Run The World! RTÉ announce new series following five female sports stars

It’s coming soon to RTÉ Player.

European Tour apologises after sending €133k in prize money to wrong Tommy Fleetwood

A 58-year-old in America received an unexpected payday.

Good news for Irish duo in Oz as Nash and O'Connor elevated for same AFL game

Meath’s Conor Nash is set for his AFL debut while Kerry’s Mark O’Connor has also been promoted as Hawthorn and Geelong face off.

'Absolutely devastated:' Oliver Dingley explains illness which forced him to withdraw from 3m event European Championships This post contains videos

'Absolutely devastated:' Oliver Dingley explains illness which forced him to withdraw from 3m event

The Irish diver was suffering from stomach cramps over the last two days.

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.

Other - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Katie Taylor to fight at the home of the Boston Celtics after change of plans from promoter Hearn

Though originally scheduled for 6 October in Chicago, Taylor will instead face Serrano in front of an Irish-heavy crowd on the East Coast.

LeBron James' Lakers to face Curry's Warriors on Christmas Day

Christmas Day 2018 will bring even more reasons for NBA fans to celebrate.

Celtic in trouble in Europe after costly home draw with 10-man AEK Athens

The Greeks grabbed a crucial away goal as they held Celtic to a draw in their Champions League qualifier in Glasgow.

Watson takes seventh place on senior international debut as McSharry misses out on European final

Tanya Watson improved on her score from earlier on Wednesday while Mona McSharry was unable to progress to the final.

'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.

Team Sky's Moscon takes five-week suspension for punch attempt during Tour de France Road Rage This post contains videos

Team Sky's Moscon takes five-week suspension for punch attempt during Tour de France

The Italian swung backwards at Elie Gesbert, but didn’t make contact.

'Not good enough, like': Lawler his own worst critic after falling flat in European heats Devastated This post contains videos

'Not good enough, like': Lawler his own worst critic after falling flat in European heats

The 23-year-old Carlow man couldn’t put his finger on where things went wrong today.

Watson dives into European Championships final while McSharry advances to 50m breastroke semis

Both Tanya Watson and Mona McSharry will be in action in their finals later today at the European Swimming and Diving Championships.

Former 400m hurdles world champion killed in car crash aged 28 RIP

Former 400m hurdles world champion killed in car crash aged 28

Nicholas Bett made his name at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing three years ago.

'The turning point': Ex-Ireland rugby international played a key role in World Cup success

Gary Longwell’s work with the women’s hockey team as a performance coach has been widely praised.

McIlroy targets a third Wanamaker Trophy, but game still 'work in progress'

‘With a good week this week, it just puts a different spin on my year from being what some people see as disappointing.’