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Dublin: 7°C Wednesday 25 November 2020


# hammering - Monday 16 November, 2020

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.

# hammering - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Rangers win 8-0 to maintain 9-point lead on Celtic

The defeat of Hamilton was the biggest win of Steven Gerrard’s reign.

# hammering - Friday 23 October, 2020

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.

# hammering - Friday 21 August, 2020

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.

# hammering - Monday 26 August, 2019

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.

# hammering - Friday 16 August, 2019

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.

# hammering - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

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.

# hammering - Saturday 6 April, 2019

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.

# hammering - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

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.

# hammering - Sunday 10 February, 2019

'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.

# hammering - Saturday 26 January, 2019

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.

# hammering - Sunday 2 September, 2018

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.

# hammering - Saturday 25 August, 2018

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.

# hammering - Monday 26 February, 2018

New faces impress as Shamrock Rovers hit Bray for six

Dan Carr and Sean Kavanagh bagged their first goals for the Hoops.

# hammering - Saturday 10 February, 2018

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.

# hammering - Monday 11 December, 2017

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.

# hammering - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Kilcormac/Killoughey seal 3rd Leinster final in 6 years but injury and suspension worries loom

The Offaly champions will face Cuala in the final.

# hammering - Friday 1 September, 2017

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.

# hammering - Sunday 2 April, 2017

West Ham board give Bilic dreaded vote of confidence

The club have released a statement saying they have ’100 per cent faith’ in him.

# hammering - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Wenger protests intensify as Arsenal suffer humiliating 10-2 aggregate loss Hammering This post contains videos

Wenger protests intensify as Arsenal suffer humiliating 10-2 aggregate loss

The Gunners capitulated against Bayern again despite a first-half Theo Walcott goal.

# hammering - Friday 6 January, 2017

5-star Man City dump West Ham out of the FA Cup

It was another sorry performance from the Hammers.

# hammering - Friday 25 November, 2016

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.

# hammering - Monday 10 October, 2016

Ronaldo on target for Portugal as European Champions run riot

But 20-year-old Andre Silva stole the show with a hat-trick.

# hammering - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

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.

# hammering - Monday 12 September, 2016

Great Britain a class apart as Ireland's miserable campaign ends with another heavy defeat

Barry Ferguson’s side were outclassed again.

# hammering - Sunday 5 June, 2016

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.

# hammering - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Rampant attack, Connacht's proud day and more Ireland talking points

Simon Zebo was excellent at fullback for Ireland, while Joe Schmidt got exactly what he wanted.

# hammering - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Clermont take revenge on Exeter in Champions Cup

David Strettle, Alexandre Lapandry and Fritz Lee were among the try scorers.

# hammering - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Munster run nine tries past Sale in rampant second-half display

Anthony Foley’s side are out of Europe, but they finished on a high in Thomond Park.

# hammering - Saturday 18 October, 2014

# hammering - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Wexford hammered by rampant Limerick in All-Ireland quarter-final

TJ Ryan’s men will now face Kilkenny in the semi-finals at Croke Park.

# hammering - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

WWE commentary over footage of Brazil's drubbing is perfect

‘Good Ol’ JR’ lends his voice to a soundtrack that sums up the hosts’ miserable night.

# hammering - Friday 31 January, 2014

11-try Ireland hit the ground running in Six Nations defence

Sophie Spence scored a hat-trick as Ireland put in a performance worthy of defending champions against Scotland.

# hammering - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Cats have to take first step to address football fiasco, says Cooney

Kilkenny have to take responsibility for the embarrassing defeats suffered by their footballers, Christy Cooney says.

# hammering - Thursday 1 March, 2012

'We compete, and we compete to our ability': Kilkenny footballers come to terms with Louth hammering

Louth ran up a cricket score of 6-34 to 0-02 against Kilkenny in the Leinster U21 Football Championship last night.

# hammering - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Premier League round-up: United score 8, embarrass Arsenal

If you missed the football this afternoon, you missed some truly remarkable games. Here’s what went down.