# Hammering

This year
Sexton shines on return as Ireland comfortably beat Romania in World Cup opener
Ireland’s attack tore the Romanians to shreds at Stade de Bordeaux.
Sexton shines as 12-try Ireland run riot in the sun against Romania
Ireland’s attack tore the Romanians to shreds at Stade de Bordeaux.
Sensational France hand pitiful England heaviest Six Nations home defeat ever
Les Bleus were simply brilliant in an utterly dominant Six Nations win.
Sensational France hand pitiful England heaviest home defeat ever
Les Bleus were simply brilliant in an utterly dominant Six Nations win.
Last year
All Blacks XV tear up the RDS on a painful night for Farrell's Ireland A
The Irish side had few answers for the pace, panache, and power of the visiting Kiwis.
Irish duo Tuohy and O'Connor celebrate as Geelong storm to AFL Grand Final
Geelong cruised past Brisbane to secure a spot in next week’s decider.
Liverpool crush Bournemouth 9-0 to equal biggest Premier League win
They secured their first victory of the season in an emphatic fashion.
Folau injured on debut as Tonga hammered by the Flying Fijians
Meanwhile, Samoa overcame Australia A in the other Pacific Nations Cup clash.
Kingston grabs 2-8 as Cork hand out heavy beating to Offaly
The Faithful were on the receiving end of a 19-point defeat in Birr.
Leinster take Bath to the cleaners as they march into European knock-outs
Jimmy O’Brien scored four tries as Leo Cullen’s side enjoyed a dominant victory.
All time
Ballyhale Shamrocks land 11th Leinster crown after 27-point hammering of Clough-Ballacolla
It was a tough day at the office for the Laois champions.
Perfect 10 for England as Harry Kane scores four in San Marino rout
Harry Maguire, Emile Smith Rowe, Tyrone Mings, Tammy Abraham, Bukayo Saka and a Filippo Fabbri own goal completed the scoring for the Three Lions.
Ireland obliterate Japan with slick performance as Sexton marks 100th in style
Ireland’s attack was superb as forwards and backs linked for some stunning scores.
Ruthless Man Utd put 9 goals past 9-man Southampton
It was a record-equalling night as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side enjoyed their biggest Premier League win in 26 years.
Leavy shines as eight-try Leinster tear Edinburgh to shreds at the RDS
Cian Kelleher got a hat-trick and Luke McGrath scored a brace as the home side kept their run going.
Rangers win 8-0 to maintain 9-point lead on Celtic
The defeat of Hamilton was the biggest win of Steven Gerrard’s reign.
Leavy makes strong Leinster return as two-try hooker Sheehan impresses
Leo Cullen’s men hammered a poor Zebre side at the RDS, scoring nine tries in total.
Reds hammer the Force as James O'Connor sets new milestone
Brad Thorn’s side were in superb form as they went on an eight-try rampage.
Schmidt needs to find answers after record hammering by England
The Ireland head coach insists his team are working towards peaking at the World Cup.
Bohs put 10 past sorry UCD to record their biggest league win
Andre Wright scored four during a goal-fest at Dalymount Park on Friday night.
Dublin romp to 26-point victory over limp Longford to book Leinster U20 semi-final berth
Ciaran Archer was the chief tormentor, scoring 3-08 during tonight’s game.
Lewandowski the star as Bayern annihilate Dortmund to go top of the Bundesliga
The defending Bundesliga champions overtook their rivals with a thumping 5-0 win on Saturday.
Man City smash seven past shambolic Schalke to book Champions League quarter-final spot
Pep Guardiola’s side ran out 10-2 aggregate victors on Tuesday night at the Etihad.
'People need time': Guardiola sympathises with Sarri as Chelsea suffer heaviest defeat in 28 years
Chelsea’s 6-0 loss at Manchester City was their record Premier League loss, but Pep Guardiola says Maurizio Sarri needs more time.
Kevin Long nets own goal as Man City hit Burnley for five in FA Cup hammering
Kevin De Bruyne’s goal was the pick of the bunch in a dominant FA Cup win for Manchester City.
Messi and Suarez on the double as Barcelona hit La Liga new boys for eight
Huesca took a surprise early lead at Camp Nou, but were blown away thereafter.
Hooper retains full belief in Cheika's Wallabies despite All Blacks drubbing
All Blacks captain Kieran Read insisted this morning’s 40-12 win did not come easily.
New faces impress as Shamrock Rovers hit Bray for six
Dan Carr and Sean Kavanagh bagged their first goals for the Hoops.
Ireland hammer Italy but eight-try win comes at a cost for Schmidt's side
Joe Schmidt’s men suffered worrying injuries to Robbie Henshaw and Tadhg Furlong.
Clermont destroy sorry Saracens in first-ever European home defeat for champions
Alivereti Raka scored a hat-trick of tries in the refixed Champions Cup clash.
Kilcormac/Killoughey seal 3rd Leinster final in 6 years but injury and suspension worries loom
The Offaly champions will face Cuala in the final.
Six appeal for Dundalk as sorry Saints sink further into the relegation mire
Pat’s were reduced to 10 men after Ian Bermingham’s sending-off as Stephen Kenny’s side ran riot.
West Ham board give Bilic dreaded vote of confidence
The club have released a statement saying they have ’100 per cent faith’ in him.
Wenger protests intensify as Arsenal suffer humiliating 10-2 aggregate loss
The Gunners capitulated against Bayern again despite a first-half Theo Walcott goal.
5-star Man City dump West Ham out of the FA Cup
It was another sorry performance from the Hammers.
Mourinho's standards have dropped - Bilic
Slaven Bilic takes his West Ham side to Manchester United on Sunday and will pit his wits against Jose Mourinho.
Ronaldo on target for Portugal as European Champions run riot
But 20-year-old Andre Silva stole the show with a hat-trick.
Messi hat-trick hands Celtic their biggest ever European defeat
The Catalan giants thrashed the Hoops 7-0 in their Champions League Group C clash at the Nou Camp.
Great Britain a class apart as Ireland's miserable campaign ends with another heavy defeat
Barry Ferguson’s side were outclassed again.
Monaghan move into Ulster semi-final with 19-point win over dismal Down
Kieran Hughes and Owen Duffy found the net as Monaghan began the defence of their Ulster crown.