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The man who discovered Joe Schmidt, got a bollocking off Cheika and transformed Leinster
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# UNSUNG HERO

The man who discovered Joe Schmidt, got a bollocking off Cheika and transformed Leinster

34 minutes ago 4,051 Views 0 Comments

Mick Dawson reflects on his 20 years as Leinster’s chief executive and their journey from leaky portakabins to one of the biggest clubs in the world.

'I am still able to hack it around like I do on the golf course' - Donaghy chasing Kerry glory at 38
# Kieran Donaghy
# Kieran Donaghy

'I am still able to hack it around like I do on the golf course' - Donaghy chasing Kerry glory at 38

1 hour ago 898 Views 0 Comments

The veteran forward remains central to the Austin Stacks challenge as they face tomorrow’s county final.

Goals, awards and much more - Irish star Kiernan's electric start to life at Liverpool
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# Cloud 9

Goals, awards and much more - Irish star Kiernan's electric start to life at Liverpool

1 hour ago 3,433 Views 0 Comments

Kiernan missed the recent World Cup qualifiers through injury, but could play a big part for the Girls In Green going forward.

'I question whether we had that belief' - Friend reflects on a difficult night for Connacht
# Room To Improve
# Room To Improve

'I question whether we had that belief' - Friend reflects on a difficult night for Connacht

2 hours ago 1,551 Views 0 Comments

Andy Friend saw his side leak seven tries after taking an early lead against Leinster.

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?
# In Flux
# In Flux

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?

2 hours ago 2,562 Views 1 Comment

The southern province have some highly experienced players available.

Yesterday’s News

Georgie Kelly and Stephen Bradley among the winners at PFAI awards
# Standing Out
# Standing Out

Georgie Kelly and Stephen Bradley among the winners at PFAI awards

8 hours ago 945 Views 3 Comments

Gavin Bazunu and Dawson Devoy were also among those recognised.

Jurgen Klopp credits pre-season brainstorming for Liverpool’s scoring spree
# Preparation
# Preparation

Jurgen Klopp credits pre-season brainstorming for Liverpool’s scoring spree

8 hours ago 2,795 Views 3 Comments

Wednesday’s 4-1 win over Everton in the Merseyside derby.

'He’s such a talented football player and he’s not playing' - David Moyes on Jesse Lingard's plight
# Peripheral
# Peripheral

'He’s such a talented football player and he’s not playing' - David Moyes on Jesse Lingard's plight

9 hours ago 3,719 Views 1 Comment

The 28-year-old attacking midfielder enjoyed a hugely-impressive loan spell at West Ham during the second half of last season.

DeChambeau seizes World Challenge lead as McIlroy falls back
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

DeChambeau seizes World Challenge lead as McIlroy falls back

9 hours ago 1,915 Views 1 Comment

Second-ranked Collin Morikawa, 13th-ranked Tony Finau and world number 16 Brooks Koepka shared second.

'We still have a fair bit to go, that's the exciting part for us'
# More To Come
# More To Come

'We still have a fair bit to go, that's the exciting part for us'

9 hours ago 3,839 Views 3 Comments

Leinster got back to winning ways tonight as attention now turns to the Champions Cup.

'I understand the club and supporters will be disappointed' - Stephen O'Donnell
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

'I understand the club and supporters will be disappointed' - Stephen O'Donnell

9 hours ago 4,480 Views 1 Comment

The Dundalk-bound head coach confirmed his St Pat’s departure this evening.

After 9 months out, Robbie Brady makes long-awaited debut in top-of-the-table clash
# Boost
# Boost

After 9 months out, Robbie Brady makes long-awaited debut in top-of-the-table clash

10 hours ago 7,877 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, another Irish player, Mark Travers, put in an impressive display as Bournemouth drew with Fulham.

Antonio Conte tips Tottenham youngster to become a top midfielder
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

Antonio Conte tips Tottenham youngster to become a top midfielder

10 hours ago 7,716 Views 0 Comments

The Italian boss was full of praise for Oliver Skipp after the Brentford win.

Fresh Juve searches look at Ronaldo sale
# Scrutiny
# Scrutiny

Fresh Juve searches look at Ronaldo sale

10 hours ago 8,971 Views 2 Comments

Italian prosecutors have targeted the Serie A club.

Clinical Leinster turn on the style to put seven tries on Connacht
# Entertainers
# Entertainers

Clinical Leinster turn on the style to put seven tries on Connacht

10 hours ago 21,161 Views 42 Comments

The visitors started strongly but couldn’t live with Leinster’s quality at the RDS.

'I’d rather they all sit down' - Distracted Ronnie O’Sullivan sees UK title bid sunk
# Disappointment
# Disappointment

'I’d rather they all sit down' - Distracted Ronnie O’Sullivan sees UK title bid sunk

11 hours ago 5,975 Views 7 Comments

The 45-year-old took frequent breaks during the match which he lost 6-5 to Kyren Wilson.

PSG still waiting for Lionel Messi to find Ballon d'Or form
# Great Expectations
# Great Expectations

PSG still waiting for Lionel Messi to find Ballon d'Or form

11 hours ago 3,285 Views 3 Comments

With Neymar set for a spell on the sidelines, the responsibility on the Argentine star’s shoulders has increased.

The Irish-born defender set to embark on an African adventure
# Adaptation
# Adaptation

The Irish-born defender set to embark on an African adventure

12 hours ago 24,308 Views 3 Comments

Roberto Lopes is preparing to represent Cape Verde in the Africa Cup of Nations.

Mercedes F1 boss apologises for 'hurt' caused by new sponsorship deal with Irish firm
# Formula One
# Formula One

Mercedes F1 boss apologises for 'hurt' caused by new sponsorship deal with Irish firm

13 hours ago 13,486 Views 12 Comments

Kingspan’s branding will be visible on the team’s cars.

Ireland thrash Japan to advance to men's Sevens quarter-finals in Dubai
# Latest
# Latest

Ireland thrash Japan to advance to men's Sevens quarter-finals in Dubai

14 hours ago 6,568 Views 2 Comments

After three defeats, the women’s side will conclude their Pool B campaign tomorrow against Great Britain.

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

15 hours ago 3,849 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

Shelbourne sign defender Shane Griffin from St Pat's
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Shelbourne sign defender Shane Griffin from St Pat's

15 hours ago 2,537 Views 0 Comments

‘He has a wealth of experience in the league and knows how to win games and trophies,’ said Shels boss Damien Duff.

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

15 hours ago 24,920 Views 7 Comments

Let’s see how much you remember from the past week.

Shamrock Rovers left 'astounded' by FAI's change to U14 league
# Concerns
# Concerns

Shamrock Rovers left 'astounded' by FAI's change to U14 league

15 hours ago 5,464 Views 3 Comments

Rovers described it as ‘a completely random, ill-thought-out decision made by the FAI Board’ to push the competition back to next summer.

There's just one obvious candidate for Premier League player of the season so far
# Talking Point
# Talking Point

There's just one obvious candidate for Premier League player of the season so far

15 hours ago 4,717 Views 5 Comments

Mo Salah has been in blistering form for Liverpool.

Galway's 2017 All-Ireland winner retires from inter-county hurling after 13 seasons
# Time To Say Goodbye
# Time To Say Goodbye

Galway's 2017 All-Ireland winner retires from inter-county hurling after 13 seasons

17 hours ago 11,929 Views 2 Comments

The Gort defender has called time on his career with the Tribesmen.

England Euro 2020 final win would have had ‘horrific’ consequences
# Review
# Review

England Euro 2020 final win would have had ‘horrific’ consequences

18 hours ago 35,289 Views 35 Comments

The results of an independent review into the violence-marred showdown at Wembley have been published.

Henshaw and Wall are the big winners at this year's Irish Rugby Players Awards
# Recognised
# Recognised

Henshaw and Wall are the big winners at this year's Irish Rugby Players Awards

18 hours ago 5,405 Views 4 Comments

The virtual ceremony was held this afternoon.

Here's your essential TV guide for this weekend's live sport
# Listings
# Listings

Here's your essential TV guide for this weekend's live sport

Updated 19 hours ago 22,074 Views 6 Comments

There’s plenty to choose from if you’re not planning to move from the couch for the next few days.

Michael Holding wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year
# Holding Sport To Account
# Holding Sport To Account

Michael Holding wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year

20 hours ago 4,935 Views 3 Comments

The former West Indies cricketer wrote about a powerful book about the evils of racism in sport.

Jack McGrath returns to Ulster squad after injury lay-off as Gilroy gets set for 200th cap
# Jack McGrath
# Jack McGrath

Jack McGrath returns to Ulster squad after injury lay-off as Gilroy gets set for 200th cap

20 hours ago 5,517 Views 9 Comments

Ulster play Ospreys tomorrow with a record of five wins and one defeat from their six games this season.

Cardiff finally given green light to fly home from South Africa today
# Out Of Africa
# Out Of Africa

Cardiff finally given green light to fly home from South Africa today

20 hours ago 2,378 Views 0 Comments

The squad have been stranded in Cape Town since South Africa was placed on the UK red list over the Omicron Covid-19 variant.

Connolly in line for Brighton return, as Potter hails 17-year-old striker Evan Ferguson
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Connolly in line for Brighton return, as Potter hails 17-year-old striker Evan Ferguson

21 hours ago 8,772 Views 0 Comments

The Seagulls boss has urged patience though, as Ferguson hits prolific heights with the academy.

Irish international Clark banned for Newcastle's clash with Burnley
# Seeing Red
# Seeing Red

Irish international Clark banned for Newcastle's clash with Burnley

22 hours ago 2,956 Views 0 Comments

The defender was sent off just nine minutes into Tuesday night’s 1-1 draw with Norwich and must sit out as a result.

'I always believed that this team had the talent to achieve' - Tralee derby in Kerry final
# Kerins O'Rahilly's
# Kerins O'Rahilly's

'I always believed that this team had the talent to achieve' - Tralee derby in Kerry final

22 hours ago 5,718 Views 0 Comments

William Harmon has managed Kerins O’Rahillys to contest Sunday’s Kerry county final.

'It's been a phenomenal year for Irish women in sport'
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

'It's been a phenomenal year for Irish women in sport'

22 hours ago 1,825 Views 2 Comments

Leona Maguire was one of many to excel on the world stage in 2021.

Ralf Rangnick keen to bring balance and defensive solidity to Manchester United
# Unwreck It Ralf
# Unwreck It Ralf

Ralf Rangnick keen to bring balance and defensive solidity to Manchester United

22 hours ago 4,546 Views 2 Comments

The German met the media for the first time since taking over as interim manager until the end of the season.

Memphis Grizzlies set NBA record with 73-point win over Oklahoma City Thunder
# Hammered
# Hammered

Memphis Grizzlies set NBA record with 73-point win over Oklahoma City Thunder

23 hours ago 2,745 Views 0 Comments

The Phoenix Suns also set a franchise record of 18 straight wins, despite the absence of their leading scorer Devin Booker.

It was the right time for me to leave Manchester United, says Michael Carrick
# Exit Strategy
# Exit Strategy

It was the right time for me to leave Manchester United, says Michael Carrick

Fri 8:15 AM 7,938 Views 11 Comments

The former midfielder stepped down as a coach at Old Trafford after overseeing the 3-2 win over Arsenal.

Dallas respond to losing run and see off New Orleans
# NFL
# NFL

Dallas respond to losing run and see off New Orleans

Fri 8:03 AM 1,891 Views 1 Comment

The Cowboys put a close game to bed in the third quarter with Tony Pollard’s 58-yard touchdown run.

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