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# eir-sport - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

eir Sport announces decision to remove sports channels from Virgin Media

Virgin Media said they are ‘very disappointed with eir’s decision.’

# eir-sport - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Virgin Media suspend supply of sports channels to eir Sport

The broadcaster say the decision is in relation to a failure ‘to pay the contracted distribution licence fee’.

# eir-sport - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Rugby 20, virtual fans, and social distancing - eir Sport's plans for rugby's return TV

Rugby 20, virtual fans, and social distancing - eir Sport's plans for rugby's return

The broadcaster has been busily planning for Leinster’s clash with Munster on 22 August.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

'There you are then, I'm a hypocrite' - Brolly explains move to eir Sport

The GAA pundit has reneged on his opposition to subscription-based TV coverage for the sport.

All-Ireland winners to feature at start of eir sport's 15-game GAA league coverage

The station launched their coverage today in Croke Park.

# eir-sport - Friday 20 September, 2019

RWC TV Guide: The games and pundits you'll be watching across RTÉ, eir Sport and ITV

It’s time to watch too much rugby. so here are all the details you’ll need.

# eir-sport - Saturday 14 September, 2019

James Lowe: Moving to Ireland 'like jumping into the deep end, but we're swimming, man'

We chatted to the Leinster wing about his childhood hero worship of Joe Rokocoko, settling in so far from home and the ‘special humans’ Leinster have built their team around.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

From Cardiff heartache to the presenter's chair, Bowe relishing new World Cup role

‘It’s going to be mad and intense but it’s presenting a World Cup. It’s a bit of a dream.’

# eir-sport - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Virgin Media and eir Sport join forces to combine sports offering for Irish viewers

The broadcasters have agreed a deal to carry each other’s channels.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Flannery, Stringer and D'Arcy join eir Sport's panel for World Cup coverage

Ireland Women internationals Eimear Considine and Louise Galvin will also join presenter Tommy Bowe.

# eir-sport - Monday 1 July, 2019

Eir customers to lose BT Sport as Sky launch new package TV

Eir customers to lose BT Sport as Sky launch new package

BT Sport and Premier Sports will now be available to Irish customers through Sky Sports Extra.

# eir-sport - Monday 25 March, 2019

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight The Inside Look This post contains videos

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight

‘Passing It On: Ballymun Kickhams’ will be shown on eir Sport 1.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Thurles and Castlebar clashes to start 15-game GAA league coverage this spring on eir sport

The broadcaster launched their spring schedule today.

# eir-sport - Thursday 22 November, 2018

48 games for eir Sport and 14 for RTÉ - Irish TV details for 2019 Rugby World Cup revealed

The two broadcasters have reached a sub-licencing agreement.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

New Sky and BT Sport partnership raises uncertainty for eir Sport subscribers

The broadcasters have extended an existing content cross-supply deal into Ireland.

# eir-sport - Monday 22 October, 2018

Ireland's Chicago clash against Italy to be shown live on eir Sport

Joe Schmidt’s side open their Autumn campaign against the Azzurri at Soldier Field next month.

# eir-sport - Thursday 13 September, 2018

James McClean will make his punditry debut on Sunday for Eir Sport EA Sports Cup This post contains videos

James McClean will make his punditry debut on Sunday for Eir Sport

The former Derry City winger will return to the Brandywell to analyse Sunday’s EA Sports Cup final.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

eir Sport to show Ireland's next World Cup qualifiers as journey to first major tournament continues

Ireland face Slovakia and the Netherlands next month.

# eir-sport - Friday 9 March, 2018

TG4 set to retain broadcasting rights for the Pro14 for next three seasons

The Irish broadcaster has been a major supporter of the championship in recent years.

# eir-sport - Saturday 24 February, 2018

The Sister Act spearheading Mayo's quest for glory through exciting times

Niamh Kelly talks to The42 ahead of Mayo’s tasty double-header clash against Dublin this evening.

# eir-sport - Friday 9 February, 2018

'I definitely think there's huge scope for the GAA to develop their own channel and their own model'

Former Wexford GAA player Diarmuid Lyng has recently launched a petition to remove the GAA’s pay-per-view model.

# eir-sport - Friday 2 February, 2018

'I remember actually crying and thinking, 'I'm never going to play for Dublin again''

Dublin’s Amy Connolly shares her story.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Croke Park and Páirc Uí Chaoimh clashes to start 17-game GAA league coverage on eir sport

The broadcaster has announced the games they will show this spring.

# eir-sport - Friday 12 January, 2018

Eir Sport wins Pro14 TV rights for next season after outbidding Sky

The deal is part of eir’s major move to become a market leader in the rugby sphere.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'Football experts may say Ireland hardly have a chance. That's fine, but we don't believe in that'

The Republic of Ireland women’s team face European champions Holland this evening.

# eir-sport - Friday 29 September, 2017

All-Ireland champs clash in Kerry to be broadcast live as TV club GAA coverage ramps up

Club action is the focus for TG4 and eir Sport.

# eir-sport - Thursday 24 August, 2017

eir Sport to broadcast live club championship games in Donegal and Limerick next month

The teams involved will be confirmed following the results of the coming weekend.

# eir-sport - Friday 11 August, 2017

Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show

We’ll be previewing the season this afternoon.

# eir-sport - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Watch: Shamrock Rovers turned on the Tallaght sprinklers and the eir Sport panel got soaked Wet Wet Wet This post contains videos

# eir-sport - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Good news Cork City fans, your Europa League qualifier will be on TV

The SSE Airtricity League leaders play Levadia Tallinn tomorrow.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'Having to pick yourself out of the rubble every time you have a setback - of course it's tiring'

Beyond The Baseline follows Irish tennis pro Sam Barry as he navigates the loneliness and relentless grind of life on the circuit.

# eir-sport - Thursday 23 March, 2017

eir Sport secures rights to live GAA club coverage with up to 30 games to be broadcast in 2017

The deal will not affect TG4′s coverage.

# eir-sport - Thursday 2 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Familiar faces return for Ireland, Clarke's retirement and today's sport

Elsewhere, big news for Irish boxing fans and Paul McGinley offers up some interesting comments on Rory McIlroy’s latest controversy

Big news for Irish boxing fans as eir Sport snaps up BoxNation

Garcia v Thurman and Canelo v Chavez Jr on the cards for BoxNation in 2017.

# eir-sport - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'The calendar needs to be scrapped and looked at from scratch again'

Monaghan’s Darren Hughes is the latest player to call for change.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

3 live GAA games to be broadcast simultaneously for first time this spring

The coverage starts on 4 February and runs until 25 March.

# eir-sport - Sunday 6 November, 2016

From Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night Technical Difficulties

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night

A problem with the Eir Sport app meant that some customers couldn’t watch the game.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

'He’s always been a great athlete': Howlett backs Sweetnam to make a mark at Test level

The All Black great believes the former Cork hurler is getting better with every rugby game.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Eir Sport continue rugby takeover with exclusive coverage of Ireland v NZ from Chicago

The station will be the only place to see Joe Schmidt’s side take on the All Blacks in America next month.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

How eir Sport are muscling into the battle for Irish sport's TV rights

After snapping up the rights to the 2019 Rugby World Cup, eir Sport want to add more championship GAA to their portfolio.

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