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Dublin: 4 °C Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Yesterday’s News

Murphy: Leinster need to squeeze on Ford pressure point like Ireland did Put Em Under Pressure This post contains videos

Murphy: Leinster need to squeeze on Ford pressure point like Ireland did

England out-half will be back in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday with Bath.

Do you remember the time Leinster travelled to Bath and played the perfect game of rugby?

If we get action like this at the Aviva on Saturday, it will be a great Easter weekend.

We’ll Leave It There So: McGregor’s a ‘son of a bitch’, van Gaal’s ‘scum’ and all today’s sport

Also, the National Hurling League semi-finals won’t be played in Croke Park.

After McClean’s bone-crunching challenge, here are 4 more memorable Irish tackles

Paul McGrath, Roy Keane, Jason McAteer and Richard Dunne all make our list.

James McClean was pivotal in securing draw – Martin O’Neill

The Wigan man made a noticeable impact after coming on in the second half of last night’s match.

It looks like we’ll have to wait to see Joseph Duffy back in UFC action

The Donegal man confirms he’s to trial a cut to featherweight.

‘Van Gaal is scum’, says former Ballon d’Or winner Stoichkov

The Bulgarian legend blames Manchester United’s current boss for his exit from Barcelona.

The worst team in the history of the English Premiership were finally relegated at the weekend

The only surprise is that it took London Welsh this long before being mathematically relegated from the Aviva Premiership.

‘If it happened, I would have to say yes’ – Zidane sets his sights on Real Madrid and France jobs

The legendary French midfielder says he’s is in no rush to take a big gig though.

Ireland’s manager for the 2015 International Rules will be named tomorrow

The one-match series takes place in Croke Park on 21 November.

The Champions Cup semi-final venues are out so if you’re a bullish Leinster fan, get booking

It will be the south of France or the English seaside if Leinster get past Bath.

‘This cocky son of a bitch grabbed my neck’ – Jose Aldo left fuming on Canadian TV set Embedded This post contains videos

Halfway through the campaign, where does last night’s draw leave Ireland in Group D?

France 2016 seems a long way off but the Boys in Green are just about still in the hunt.

Her upcoming UFC bout was cancelled but Aisling Daly will still be fighting next month

Ireland’s only female UFC fighter is heading to Canada.

How Kyle Lafferty went from ‘out-of-control womaniser’ to Northern Ireland’s saviour

The man-management skills of Michael O’Neill have led to the striker’s renaissance.

The Dubs are going on a road trip for the National Hurling League semi-finals

The semi-final ties have been scheduled as a double-header outside of GAA HQ.

Jose Aldo plays down reports that he was slapped by Conor McGregor

“There was no slap. He pulled my jacket.”

The most monstrous beard in rugby is sadly going to be cut down in its prime

It is for a good cause, but we are going to miss Geoff Cross’ beard.

From Here’s why wrestling is trending in Ireland today If Ya Smell......

Here’s why wrestling is trending in Ireland today

Woah-oh, woah-oh WRESTLEMANIA!

‘We’ve four All-Irelands won in 130 years, they forget that in Clare so they do’ – Davy Fitz

However, the Banner boss insists his side don’t deserve relegation.

The Pro12′s record try-scorer is moving to England next season

Tim Visser has scored more league tries than Brian O’Driscoll, Shane Horgan and Shane Williams.

UFC lightweight champion warns Conor McGregor not to join his division

The 155lbs division will be “tough for him”, says Rafael dos Anjos.

Tom Brady and Michael Jordan had the BEST craic hanging out together this weekend

Two of the most famous names in US sport spent the weekend together.

Are unbeaten Cork too cautious? Talking points from this weekend’s SSE Airtricity League

Fans were left disappointed with the Dublin derby while the champions marched on and have yet to concede a goal.

Has a referee ever looked more satisfied to be sending off a player?

Sorin Stoica is VERY happy with his decision.

Ronda Rousey teamed up with The Rock at Wrestlemania last night

Don’t mess with Ronda Rousey, even if it’s in the script.

Out of work for six years, a Liverpool legend claims he can’t get a job because he’s black

John Barnes believes his chances of getting back into management have been harmed by the colour of his skin.

No Punchestown for Tony McCoy as he bids for Grand farewell

The jockey will finish his career on 25 April.

Tipperary teen footballer in ‘good spirits’ following worrying neck injury against Sligo

Over 92 minutes were played in Tipp v Sligo yesterday.

RTÉ remade a classic Tiger Woods ad to salute Henry Shefflin King Henry X This post contains videos
‘It’s meant to be football, not UFC’ – Neymar furious at this Gary Medel stamp Stamp This post contains videos

‘It’s meant to be football, not UFC’ – Neymar furious at this Gary Medel stamp

Medel says Brazil’s star was guilty of “theatre” in last night’s London friendly.

The latest golf rankings are a brutal reminder of how far Tiger Woods has fallen

The 14-time Major winner has slipped to his lowest ranking in more than 18 years.

Opinion: Wes Hoolahan must stay in the team if Ireland are to build on signs of progress

The Norwich man caught the eye, as the Boys in Green kept their Euro 2016 qualification hopes alive with a draw last night.

Tired of the same music during your workout? Here’s 5 things we’d like more of in the gym

Is it too much to ask to have a little more room to do some bicep curls?

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool are the only Premier League club Luis Suarez would consider playing for, the forward said on his Anfield return on Sunday.

Jonny Wilkinson quashes talk of England role RWC

Jonny Wilkinson quashes talk of England role

Jonny Wilkinson says he is “not involved in any way” with the England team following reports he is to take on a consultancy coaching role.

‘A draw was a fair result and we were content with it’ – Poland coach

Adam Nawalka revealed that his side had a number of problems before the match, with one player feeling ill.

Hummels open to Manchester United move

The Borussia Dortmund defender, a long-term target for Louis van Gaal’s side, believes that a spell abroad would be good for him but has yet to decide if he will leave BVB.

Sunday 29 March, 2015

‘Goalkeepers are a very tight-knit group’ – Forde showed Given support despite being dropped

Aston Villa stopper Given was delighted to be back playing competitive matches for Ireland after a three-year absence.