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Dublin: 3 °C Thursday 11 February, 2016


# report - Today’s News


# report - Monday 8 February, 2016

St Michael’s advance to semi-finals of Leinster Senior Cup after first-half blitz of Terenure

The Ailesbury Road school were hugely impressive in a five-try win.

# report - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Late Costa strike earns Chelsea deserved draw against United

After a dire 90 minutes between these two teams earlier in the season, both sides looked far keener to impress today.

# report - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Huge Jules Plisson penalty hands France win against Parisse’s Italy

The Italians were narrowly beaten in an entertaining game at Stade de France.

No big stage nerves from Ireland as Six Nations defence starts with a bang

Tom Tierney’s side were dominant at Donnybrook.

# report - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Kilkenny duo net for Waterford IT as they book place in Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals

It was a comfortable evening for the hosts in their Group B fixture.

Five-star UL prevail in Fitzgibbon Cup Limerick derby

Two goals from Eire Og Nenagh’s Tommy Heffernan in the opening five minutes gave his side the perfect start.

# report - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

CBC produce powerful performance to score 4 tries in victory over Ardscoil Rís

Six tries were scored in a pulsating schools cup tie in Limerick.

Defending champions knocked out of Munster Senior Cup as Crescent advance to semi-finals

The Limerick school were comfortable winners this afternoon.

# report - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Limerick’s Ardscoil Rís see off Cork’s St Colman’s to reach Dr Harty Cup final GAA

Limerick’s Ardscoil Rís see off Cork’s St Colman’s to reach Dr Harty Cup final

A fourth Harty Cup decider in seven years beckons for the Limerick school.

Chisholm try the difference as Munster come away from Italy with hard-fought win

It wasn’t pretty but Foley’s men get the job done in Parma.

# report - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

From ‘We’ve spent hours in the basement of Leinster House trying to find out what happened’ Opinion

‘We’ve spent hours in the basement of Leinster House trying to find out what happened’

The final report from the banking inquiry is to be released today.

# report - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Liverpool scrape past Stoke to reach League Cup final

The Reds won 6-5 on penalties after losing 1-0 on the night to a resilient Potters side.

DCU make light work of Athlone IT as Monaghan star Carey scores hat-trick

It was a one-sided affair at the DCU sports grounds this evening.

14-man Michael’s flex muscles to coast past Andrew’s in heated derby

Three tries handed the two-time winners a passage through to the quarter-finals.

# report - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Costa scores 6th goal in 6 games as Chelsea edge past 10-man Arsenal

The Gunners title challenge was dealt a blow at the Emirates this afternoon.

# report - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Tyrone secure Dr McKenna Cup 5-in-a-row after extra-time triumph

Mickey Harte’s side earned a thrilling win over Derry this evening.

Sergio Aguero rescues Man City as away-day troubles continue

Manuel Pellegrini’s side are now second in the table, ahead of Arsenal on goal difference.

Leinster’s miserable European campaign ends with a whimper as Wasps run in 7 tries

Leo Cullen’s men were hammered in Coventry.

# report - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

O’Brien goal seals Limerick’s passage through to Munster hurling league final

TJ Ryan’s men advance at the expensive of Waterford.

# report - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Connacht blow chance to claim quarter-final as late penalty downs Lam’s men in France

The western province have work to do if they are to progress in the Challenge Cup.

Gestede helps lowly Villa dent Leicester’s title bid after Mahrez penalty miss

A point was enough for the Foxes to return to the top but it was a missed chance.

Ulster blown away as second-half blast ensures Saracens of home quarter-final

All is not lost for the northern province, however.

# report - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Joe Allen rescues dramatic point for Liverpool in thrilling draw with Arsenal

The substitute popped up to have the final say on a dramatic night.

# report - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Aston Villa win their first Premier League game since the opening day

Meanwhile, West Ham secured their fourth win on the trot this evening to leapfrog Man United in the table.

Newcastle and Man United serve up classic but last-gasp Dummett punishes Van Gaal’s men

The hosts fight back twice to earn a draw.

# report - Friday 8 January, 2016

Leinster’s march continues as Cullen’s men move to Pro12 summit with Ospreys win

It was the province’s first victory at the Liberty Stadium since a Heineken Cup win in 2013.

# report - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Man City avoid another away day shocker as Toure and Aguero break Watford hearts

It could be a defining result in City’s season.

Wayne Rooney ends goal drought to hand Man United first win in nine games

A win’s a win but it was far from convincing from Louis van Gaal’s side.

# report - Friday 1 January, 2016

Start as you mean to go on! Leinster begin year with inter-pro win over Connacht

Josh van der Flier’s try proved crucial in a low-scoring derby at the RDS.

# report - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Benteke repays Klopp faith as Liverpool beat Sunderland

The Belgian scored his sixth goal in seven games against the Black Cats.

# report - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Half-term report: Munster desperate to emerge from ‘horrendous’ run of defeats

Anthony Foley is coming under pressure as the province’s supporters despair.

# report - Monday 28 December, 2015

Petr Cech sets new Premier League record as Ozil sends Arsenal top

Meanwhile, Andy Carroll snatched victory for West Ham.

Injury-time penalty hands Stoke victory in 7 goal thriller with Everton

There was drama from start to finish at Goodison Park.

# report - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Man of the match Long scores twice as Southampton tear Arsenal apart

All we need now is for Long to bottle this form for France next summer.

Leicester’s 10-match unbeaten run comes to an end at Anfield

Substitute Christian Benteke earned his side all three points.

# report - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Injury-ravaged Connacht slip to first European defeat of season at Newcastle

Pat Lam’s squad was stretched to the extreme, resulting in a heavy defeat.

Bogdan’s blunder condemns Liverpool to Watford woe

Jurgen Klopp’s side had only themselves to blame for Sunday’s chastening loss at Vicarage Road.

Ulster record famous win in France to complete double over Toulouse

Les Kiss’ men have given themselves a good chance of qualifying for the quarter-finals.

# report - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Ayew cracker rescues a point but Villa remain in deep trouble

The Premier League’s bottom club earned just their 7th point of the campaign.

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