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Dublin: 3 °C Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Friday 16 February, 2018

Cullen backs Ringrose to slot back in for Wales as centre returns to full training

The 23-year-old could come back into contention for Ireland selection next week.

'I’d say there are loads more players up and down the country feeling the same way'

Meath’s Paddy O’Rourke on his delight at ending his inter-county career.

'I don't think I've ever played extra extra-time before': Coen feeling good after 7 games in 24 days

UCD and Mayo footballer Stephen Coen has seen almost 180 minutes of action since Sunday.

Leinster make seven changes for the visit of the champions

Jordan Larmour, Adam Byrne, Sean Cronin and Jordi Murphy have all been included in the starting line-up.

McLeish back in Scotland hot-seat for a second spell

The former Rangers boss has agreed a two-year deal taking him through to 2020.

Waterford man O'Donoghue captains Munster as Grobler gets first start

Out-half Tyler Bleyendaal is back on the Munster bench after recovering from injury.

'Their success is fed off a failure. How can that be a fan?': Bellerin blasts Arsenal Fan TV

The Gunners defender believes those supporters quick to criticise on social media should focus more on getting behind the club and players.

'He's a boy who needs love': Memphis Depay continues to frustrate despite frequent brilliance

In the space of two minutes Memphis Depay displayed his worst and best attributes, but Lyon chief Jean-Michel Aulas says he just needs love.

Mayo selector Tony McEntee slapped with proposed eight-week ban after Galway clash

Galway and Mayo county boards have been fined €4,000 each.

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic

‘Without a doubt this is the toughest challenge I have ever taken on,’ said Browne after embracing his parents, brother and sister in Antigua.

Andrew Conway signs new contract to remain at Munster until 2020

Stephen Fitzgerald has also been given a fresh deal, extending his development contract for another year.

The biggest favourite at the 2018 Winter Olympics failed to defend her title

In the end, Mikaela Shiffrin didn’t even win a medal.

Ireland's Thomas Westgaard finishes strong in cross-country skiing

Westgaard pushed from 74th to finish 63rd in Pyeongchang, while Ireland’s Alpine racers claimed top 50 spots.

After being dropped by France, Teddy Thomas is slapped with Racing 92 fine

The French winger is being punished for his behaviour in the wake of the Scotland game.

From delivering pizzas to delivering medals: Tadhg Beirne's momentum has been hard-won

The Munster-bound Scarlet has never been afraid of putting in the work.

Pigs' heads, pitch invaders and a century of hatred - the Dublin Derby takes centre stage again tonight Derby Day This post contains videos

Pigs' heads, pitch invaders and a century of hatred - the Dublin Derby takes centre stage again tonight

Bohemians take on Shamrock Rovers at a sold-out Dalymount Park tonight in another instalment of an iconic rivalry.

'The workload on players in these months is absolutely appalling' - Corofin defender's fixture clash

Kieran Molloy has had to choose an All-Ireland club semi-final over the Sigerson Cup final.

Chris Farrell has 'his nose in front' for Ireland's 13 shirt - Schmidt

The Munster centre is expected to replace Robbie Henshaw for the clash with Wales.

'You do think about England, but I’m only 19. There's no better club to be at than Rovers'

Ahead of tonight’s Dublin derby with Bohemians, last season’s PFAI Young Player of the Year, Trevor Clarke, says he’s happy to continue to learn his trade at the Hoops.

Ireland are firm favourites but Schmidt warns of new Welsh strengths

Warren Gatland’s team have been using their forwards to pass the ball more often.

Car crash, concussion, two speeding fines and a baby: How Jack Guiney 'messed up' his Dad's career

‘He never got his place back after that. He had to wait 13 years to get back on the team again.’

All-Ireland hurling winning fitness coach in line to join Munster rugby management team

Munster could now be the next port of call for the highly-rated Lukasz Kirszenstein.

Thursday 15 February, 2018

Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss

Alex McLeish won seven of 10 games in charge during his previous spell in 2007.

Woods one-over in rollercoaster return to Riviera, McIlroy recovers from three bogeys

The American hit some wild drives and ultimately signed for a one-over 72.

Declan Hannon among three changes for Limerick side to play Dublin

David Reidy and Barry Murphy also come in following the comprehensive win over Offaly.

Late McGregor goal sees Celtic earn first-leg Europa League advantage

The Scottish champions overcame Zenit this evening.

5 changes in Tipperary side to face Wexford

Daragh Mooney, James Barry, Patrick Maher, Barry Heffernan and Michael Cahill all come into the side.

'A lot of people don't like me on the pitch but I'm probably not a bad fella off it'

Double winner Steven Beattie has defied his Dublin roots to become a cult hero to fans in Cork.

Gary Speed not among Bennell victims, family says

The family of former Wales coach Gary Speed have said he was not a victim of Barry Bennell.

Chelsea loan star inspires Dortmund to dramatic Europa League win Going Well This post contains videos

Chelsea loan star inspires Dortmund to dramatic Europa League win

Michy Batshuayi has got his stint in Germany off to a good start.

Caroline Wozniacki fury over opponent's 'unfair' grunting in Qatar win Unimpressed This post contains videos

Caroline Wozniacki fury over opponent's 'unfair' grunting in Qatar win

The recently crowned Australian Open champion won 7-5, 6-1 against Monica Niculescu.

Steve Kerr: 'It doesn't seem to matter to our government that children are being shot to death'

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr has spoken out about the Florida shooting.

'I've seen the blueprints of a Paulie lineout already!'

Devin Toner caught up with his former team-mate at this morning’s session in Athlone.

Arsenal cruise to Europa League victory in Sweden

There was further misery for Östersunds late on, as David Ospina saved Tom Pettersson’s penalty.

Larmour set for Leinster game time as Schmidt releases players for provincial duty

But Joey Carbery remained with the Ireland squad this week.

'It’s something I’ll remember forever' - The captain of the last Cork school to lift the Dr Harty Cup

Paudie O’Sullivan hopes to see Midleton CBS celebrating another title this Saturday.

Ireland's Dan Martin edged out in sprint finish at the Volta ao Algarve Cycling This post contains videos

Ireland's Dan Martin edged out in sprint finish at the Volta ao Algarve

Martin is making his debut for UAE Team Emirates this week.

Schmidt's Ireland blow off the cobwebs with high-intensity session against the U20s

This morning’s open session rounded off a mini-camp in the Midlands ahead of the visit of Wales.

Henshaw to miss Leinster's Saracens clash as he's ruled out for up to four months

Joe Schmidt confirmed the timeframe for Henshaw’s return to action.

Bohs beat Shamrock Rovers to Leeds United youngster

The two clubs play each other tomorrow night and both were chasing Eoghan Stokes.