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Dublin: 6 °C Monday 18 February, 2019

Other - Friday 25 January, 2019

NFL concussions show big drop after rule changes

With concussions from pre-season games included, the number dropped from 281 in 2017 to 214 in 2018.

Other - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Pogba could be Man United captain after Mourinho demotion, says Solskjaer

The caretaker boss says the Frenchman may get the chance to lead the club again after being stripped of the deputy role by the Portuguese.

Irish fighter Jono Carroll's world title fight confirmed for St Patrick’s weekend

The Dubliner will join Katie Taylor on the Philadelphia bill and face Tevin Farmer on 15 March.

A seventh Thyestes Chase win for Willie Mullins as Ruby steers favourite to glory

The favourite Invitation Only won the feature race at Gowran Park today.

Olympic-focused Ireland set for packed schedule as they bid to build on World Cup

Lizzie Colvin and Shirley McCay are back in Graham Shaw’s squad ahead of the crucial Tokyo qualifying tournament.

Ruthless Nadal routs Tsitsipas to reach Australian Open final

The Spaniard will face either Novak Djokovic or Lucas Pouile in the Melbourne Park decider.

Madison Square Harden: Rockets star shoots incredible 61 points in New York Fear The Beard This post contains videos

Madison Square Harden: Rockets star shoots incredible 61 points in New York

‘Every time I come to the Garden I got to put on a show.’

Kvitova makes first Grand Slam final since knife attack

Czech star will face Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open final.

Other - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Neymar in tears after suffering foot injury three weeks before Champions League clash against Man United

PSG take on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men on 12 February at Old Trafford.

Barr hoping to bring the heat to first indoor season on long road to Doha

The European bronze medallist is targeting qualification for the European Indoor Championships in March.

'It was clear to see that they were very interested in the Irish players from the get-go'

Monaghan midfielder Muireann Atkinson was one of 11 Irish players on an AFLW trial in Melbourne late last year.

WIN: tickets to the Dublin Racing Festival

WIN: tickets to the Dublin Racing Festival

There’s a quality weekend of racing in store next week.

Epics take their toll as Nishikori injury puts Djokovic one step closer to Australian Open record

Meanwhile, Lucas Pouille set up a semi-final meeting with the world number 1 and hailed the influence of his coach Amelie Mauresmo.

Williams wilts at match point as Pliskova powers into Australian open semis

The Czech star will face Naomi Osaka in the final four.

Other - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

'It's something we'll always have as a family. A dream come true'

After a difficult three years, Shane Lowry ended his long wait for a fourth career victory on Saturday. He tells The42 why it meant the world to him.

Olympic hopefuls forced to miss college lectures to commute for training

A number of young athletes on sport scholarships in Dublin City University no longer have access to suitable facilities in the capital.

Patriots added 8 new plays on morning of AFC title game, and one played a huge role in their win Gamechanger This post contains videos

Patriots added 8 new plays on morning of AFC title game, and one played a huge role in their win

Tom Brady’s third-and-10 inside slant to Rob Gronkowski in overtime had not been practiced ahead of the game.

One of Ireland's most decorated underage boxers turns professional at 21

John Joyce won five European medals and nine national titles in the underage ranks.

Relentless Rafa Nadal crushes giantkiller Tiafoe to set up Tsitsipas semi-final

The Spaniard is aiming to become the third man in history to win each of the Grand Slams twice.

Tearful Kvitova downs Barty to make Australian Open semis

It was Kvitova’s best Grand Slam performance since being injured in a terrifying knife attack.

Rockets trade Carmelo Anthony to Chicago Bulls, but he may still end up with LeBron's Lakers

In last night’s action, a red-hot Klay Thompson made history with his performance for the Golden State Warriors.

Bob Arum: Joshua desperately needs to fight in the United States Aj

Bob Arum: Joshua desperately needs to fight in the United States

While Anthony Joshua may hold the IBF, WBA and WBO titles, Americans view Tyson Fury as the number one heavyweight.

NFL eyes expanded video after botched Saints call - reports

The fall-out from the Superdome controversy rumbles on.

Stefanos Tsitsipas: Federer conqueror books place in 'fairytale' Slam semi-final

Greece’s rising star beat Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets.

5 horses that could light up the Dublin Racing Festival next week

There’s an intriguing couple of days in store at Leopardstown.

Other - Monday 21 January, 2019

Super Bowl finalists among 8 NFL sides announced for London fixtures in 2019

The LA Rams will take on the Cincinnati Bengals as part of the international series.

World number one felt like she was 'hit by a train' during Serena Williams defeat

Simona Halep is taking the positives as she bows out of the Australian Open while Williams advances to the quarter-finals.

Busta apologises for angrily storming off as Nishikori advances to last eight in Australia

The Spaniard was booed off after a mammoth, five-hour match.

Djokovic survives scare to advance to Australian Open quarter-finals

The Serb triumphed in an exhausting match against Daniil Medvedev.

'Unf******-believable bro!' - Tom Brady stunned after reaching third straight Super Bowl Awe

'Unf******-believable bro!' - Tom Brady stunned after reaching third straight Super Bowl

The NFL star dropped an F-bomb on television following the New England Patriots’ dramatic win.

'She’s got plenty of tricks' - Rowe catches the eye on big weekend for Irish in Oz

The Mayo star impressed in her first AFLW run-out, as did Donegal’s Yvonne Bonner.

Serena Williams powers past top seed Halep into Australian Open quarters

Williams’ quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title gathers momentum.

The Saints learn that you should never leave it close enough for NFL referees to decide a game

Sean Payton and Drew Brees’ legacy changed with the no-call, writes Steve O’Rourke.

'We'll probably never get over it': Saints crushed by controversial no-call

Sean Payton was left infuriated by a controversial late-game call that played a major role in keeping the Saints from Super Bowl 53.

Unheralded world number 417 holds off Mickelson for shock PGA Tour win

Adam Long couldn’t quite believe his luck as he secured victory at the Desert Classic.

'It made me feel better': Zverev loses his cool in Raonic defeat New Racket Please This post contains videos

'It made me feel better': Zverev loses his cool in Raonic defeat

The German smashed his racket to pieces during his fourth-round defeat at the Australian Open.

Patriots to face Rams in Super Bowl 53 after Sunday night drama NFL

Patriots to face Rams in Super Bowl 53 after Sunday night drama

Tom Brady guided the Patriots to a third straight Super Bowl, as the Rams edged past New Orleans in controversial fashion.

'I'm sure Michael would be extremely proud': Vettel hails 19-year-old Mick Schumacher

After teaming up with Mick Schumacher, Sebastian Vettel felt F1 legend Michael would be proud of his son.

Other - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Judd Trump overpowers Ronnie O'Sullivan in Masters final

The newly crowned champion rarely looked back, after establishing a 7-1 lead in the opening session.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

We look back on a busy few days of sport.