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Dublin: 17 °C Saturday 15 August, 2020

#back with a bang

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Kick-off times for provincial ties announced as Pro14 confirms format

Leinster will play Munster and Ulster on consecutive Saturdays, with Connacht taking on provinces north and south on the Sundays.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Dream return for Asensio helps Real Madrid to close in on Barcelona

Karim Benzema was in brilliant form as Zinedine Zidane’s side overcame Valencia.

# back-with-a-bang - Friday 29 March, 2019

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade

Gordon Elliott said the seven-year-old was ‘not certain to travel’ and may be held until the Punchestown Festival.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Bleyendaal to captain Munster on long-awaited injury return in South Africa

The out-half will make his first senior appearance in eight months against the Cheetahs this weekend.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 6 September, 2018

O'Donnell leaves injury frustration behind him as he bids to get back to his best

The flanker has been endured his fair share of setbacks and lay-offs, but is fit and ready to kick on again.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Henshaw's miracle return ensures fulcrum of Leinster's attack firing for Bilbao

The centre will play a key part against Racing 92 on Saturday, and is fit and ready for the challenge.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Cork striker marks return from the UK by taking the season's first player of the month award

Graham Cummins has been rewarded for his displays in February.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Brook makes emphatic return with Rabchenko knockout

In his first fight at super welterweight, Brook made easy work of defeating Sergey Rabchenko in Sheffield.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Captain Comer leads the way for Galway in stunning top-flight triumph over Tyrone

The Tribesmen won on a scoreline of 1-9 to 0-8.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

'This is stuff you dream of as a kid. Everybody wants to play at a World Cup and we're 90 minutes away'

The returning David Meyler is itching to get back into the Ireland team after missing the first leg against Denmark.

# back-with-a-bang - Monday 28 August, 2017

Sharapova's Grand Slam return steals US Open spotlight

The former world number one is in action in New York tonight.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Wales star Bale marks Real Madrid comeback with a goal after 3-month lay-off

With five weeks to the World Cup qualifier against Ireland, the 27-year-old came off the bench to score in a 2-0 win over Espanyol today.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 24 April, 2016

After 15-month absence, Jon Jones returns to take interim light heavyweight title at UFC 197

Elsewhere, Demetrious Johnson took less than three minutes to easily get the better of Henry Cejudo.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win He's Been Missed This post contains videos

Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win

The Uruguay captain scored as they battled from 2-0 down to secure a point in Recife.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

It's another big week for Paul Dunne at St Andrews as he makes his professional debut

There are 11 Irishmen in the field at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championships this week.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Milner Skudder puts Argentina behind him to dazzle in All Blacks win

Milner Skudder put his Argentina nightmare behind him in some style.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

From On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom Have You Missed Them?

On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom

A long and eventful day in Leinster House.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

World Cup winner Rivaldo and his 20-year-old son both score in the same game

The Brazilian legend was involved in all three goals.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Gunnar Nelson has returned in spectacular fashion at UFC 189

The adopted Irishman submitted Brandon Thatch.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Cork hand Brian Murphy a first start in 21 months and make 3 changes from Waterford loss

Cork have made three changes from the side that lost the league final to Waterford.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Canning makes surprise return as Galway edge out Cats in pulsating affair

The Tribesmen won their second game of the campaign to move ahead of the All-Ireland champions.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Meath delight as Wallace returns from cruciate injury to star in Leinster U21 victory

Eamon Wallace bagged 1-2 in tonight’s win over Westmeath.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Birthday boy O'Brien relieved to survive late French onslaught

“You’re just getting up and trying to find a blue shirt.”

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Stephen Fry is desperate to meet one Irish superstar... Back With A Bang

Stephen Fry is desperate to meet one Irish superstar...

It would be a meeting of minds.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 20 November, 2014

McIlroy and Lowry share the lead at the final European Tour event of the year

It wasn’t good news for the Irish at the Qualifying School, however.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 7 most mind-bending moments from Mattress Mick's rap video Back With A Bang

The 7 most mind-bending moments from Mattress Mick's rap video

“I take two spoons of mattress in my mattress tea.”

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 4 October, 2012

VIDEO: Blake Griffin sunk a 75-foot shot in practice Way Down Town This post contains videos

VIDEO: Blake Griffin sunk a 75-foot shot in practice

Yes, folks. The new NBA season is coming soon.