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Dublin: 4 °C Sunday 18 February, 2018

Other - Monday 5 February, 2018

Chris Froome to start 2018 season next week despite ongoing investigation into adverse doping test

The Team Sky cyclist will race at the Ruta del Sol, which starts on 14 February.

Mayhem ensues on streets of Philadelphia during historic Super Bowl celebrations Chaos This post contains videos

Mayhem ensues on streets of Philadelphia during historic Super Bowl celebrations

The initial celebrations captured on television appeared to be in good nature.

Rob Gronkowski hints at retirement following Super Bowl defeat Time To Reflect This post contains videos

Rob Gronkowski hints at retirement following Super Bowl defeat

The New England Patriots tight end may have played his last NFL game.

'I expect to be back:' Tom Brady not planning to retire after Super Bowl disappointment

The 40-year-old Patriots star was denied a sixth Super Bowl title by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Eagles soar to Super Bowl as Patriots and Brady upset NFL

Other - Sunday 4 February, 2018

NFL player Jackson killed by suspected drunk driver RIP

NFL player Jackson killed by suspected drunk driver

The 26-year-old Indianapolis Colts man has passed away in tragic circumstances.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven days looked through the lens.

From TheJournal.ie Session mots and atomic drops: How an underground wrestling night became a huge hit in Dublin Ott Ott Ott

Session mots and atomic drops: How an underground wrestling night became a huge hit in Dublin

Tapping into Irish culture to develop its characters, Over the Top Wrestling has grown hugely since it began in 2014.

Let our foolproof quiz decide who you should support in tonight's Super Bowl

The big game is on tonight and we can help you decide who to root for.

Big shock at Leopardstown as Joseph O'Brien's 'Miracle Horse' wins Irish Gold Cup

Edwulf nearly died at Cheltenham last year.

'Extremely worried' Olympic organisers threaten to axe boxing from Tokyo 2020

The IOC has launched an investigationinto the sport’s controversial governing body amid over possible match-fixing at Rio 2016.

Everything you wanted to know about American football but were afraid to ask

The42′s basic introduction to the NFL.

The biblical Johnny Sexton and Seán Cavanagh's parish pride - it's sporting tweets of the week

Plus, Paul Gascoigne and John Heslin’s question about the GAA leagues.

Tom Brady makes history on eve of Super Bowl becoming oldest MVP in NFL history

The 40-year-old was recognised with the award on Saturday night ahead Sunday’s clash with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Can Brady and the Patriots rage, rage against the dying of the light?

No 40-year-old quarterback has ever won the Super Bowl, can Brady defeat both the Eagles and Father Time?

The new face of Six Nations TV coverage and more of the week's best sportswriting

Some of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

Other - Saturday 3 February, 2018

QUIZ: Are you a Super Bowl champ or chump?

How well do you know America’s biggest game?

Supasundae edges out Faugheen to win Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown

Footpad and Tower Bridge won the other Grade One races today.

Burnley earn a point as Gudmundsson proves Pep right at Turf Moor

Raheem Sterling was guilty of two poor misses that cost Manchester City as Burnley came from behind to snatch a 1-1 draw.

PDC suspends Adrian Lewis over Justicia altercation

He was upset about perceived gamesmanship.

Mayweather drops another hint at MMA fight

Is Paddy Power involved?

The Clonakilty man who helped build the Patriots' dynasty

Brian O’Donovan helped the Kraft family secure control of the NFL giants.

Steve Kerr blames new iPhone for since-deleted tweet about refs

The Warriors head coach insisted his criticism of NBA officials on Twitter was meant to be a direct message.

Other - Friday 2 February, 2018

'You can ride with an arm and a half, but you need two legs'

Ruby Walsh on missing out on this weekend’s Dublin Racing Festival and what he expects from Faugheen.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin boxing event featuring MTK fighters cancelled at last minute Daniel Kinahan

Dublin boxing event featuring MTK fighters cancelled at last minute

It was expected to take place tomorrow.

Where can you watch Super Bowl LII in Ireland if you're going out?

If you’re not going to make it to Minneapolis this Sunday night, we’ve got some alternative options.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you paid attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Mahrez told to 'clear his head' after being omitted from Foxes squad

Claude Puel has told Riyad Mahrez to regain his focus after a move to Manchester City failed to materialise in January.

From TheJournal.ie Father of three victims of Larry Nassar lunges at the former doctor in court Michigan

Father of three victims of Larry Nassar lunges at the former doctor in court

The father asked the judge for “five minutes” in a locked room with Nassar.

'I'd skip school whenever I could to go racing. I think my mother got sick of writing absent notes for me'

Cheltenham winner Lisa O’Neill speaks to The42 ahead of the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival this weekend.

Gronk 'super excited' after being cleared to play Super Bowl LII

New England Patriots have received a boost ahead of Sunday’s big game.

Other - Thursday 1 February, 2018

The Shamrock Shake, the Super Bowl and the Irish-American who helped the Eagles soar

Jimmy Murray guided Philadelphia to their first Super Bowl and helped build the world’s first Ronald McDonald House for parents of sick kids.

Sport Ireland maintains existing Government funding levels of €20 million

The announcement was made by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin at the National Indoor Arena this morning.

Court overturns life bans handed down to 28 Russian Olympians

Another 11 athletes have had their bans reduced.

Other - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Rams and Chiefs to play in Mexico City in 2018

The Los Angeles Rams and the Kansas City Chiefs will do battle in Mexico next season.

Debuchy ends Arsenal stint and joins Saint-Etienne as three young Gunners secure loans

Injury woes left Mathieu Debuchy out in the cold at Arsenal and the defender has moved to Saint-Etienne.

NFL cornerback went through the emotional rollercoaster of following his own trade on Twitter

22-year-old Kendall Fuller found out like the rest of us that he had been traded to the Kansas City Chiefs.

From TheJournal.ie Is the Notre Dame 'Fighting Irish' mascot offensive? This US sports broadcaster thinks so Leprechaun Hunt

Is the Notre Dame 'Fighting Irish' mascot offensive? This US sports broadcaster thinks so

“Pernicious, negative stereotypes of marginalised people that offend even some among them should be changed.”

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Formula One follows darts' lead by getting rid of walk-on grid girls

The custom is ‘clearly at odds with modern-day societal norms’, according to an F1 statement.