# Pool

All time
# Coventry Crew
Munster out to write another riveting chapter in their European history
Johann van Graan’s men are missing 34 senior players for this afternoon’s clash with Wasps.
# Costa del Sol
Mother says two children and husband who died in Spanish pool were able to swim
In a statement, an “utterly heartbroken” Olubunmi Diya said she believed “something was wrong with the pool”.
# Options
Scotland, Ireland's first World Cup opponents, name 42-man training squad
Gregor Townsend has omitted Richie Gray but he could still come into the mix.
# Know Your Enemy
Australia gunning to 'knock off' Ireland in World Cup opener
The Wallaroos are low on experience, but in no shortage of confidence as they bring their Olympic gold medalists to the 15s game.
# Pooled Resources
Every apartment in this building has a private pool on its balcony
The cost? A mere €5 million.
# wasn't us
One of the pools at the Olympics has turned green and the Irish are getting blamed
A venue spokesperson said that water tests found “no risk whatsoever to athletes’ health”.
# Road to Rio
Ireland get Olympic 7s qualification tilt off to rampant start with rout in UCD
Trinidad and Tobago were utterly outclassed.
# sharks
9 of the best pub pool tables in Dublin
Fancy a game?
# pool and a pint
10 of the best pub pool tables in Dublin
Because we all love getting beaten in a good game of pool.
# Portugal
Irish tourist found dead in swimming pool of Portugal resort
The man had been staying at the resort with a group of family and friends.
# roll the dice
8 Dublin pubs where you can play a game with your pint
Game on.
# Essex
Barrymore sues police over arrest in connection with murder at his home
The former TV star says his arrest over Stuart Lubbock’s death ruined his career.
# Urban Beach
Dún Laoghaire might not get that floating outdoor swimming pool after all...
Fancy a dip off Dún Laoghaire pier?
# Water Water Everywhere
This video of an extremely deep swimming pool will give you weird feelings
It’s 113 feet deep. NO THANKS.
# deep dive
Guy jumps off five-storey building into swimming pool
Just STOP.
# Pool
Rodgers proud of Liverpool's season despite title challenge collapse
It’s the end of the dream, admits the Northern Irishman.
# impact subs
Sexton and Phillips not enough to save Racing against 'Quins
The Irish out-half and Welsh scrum-half appeared in the second half of the defeat to Harlequins.
# Draw
Woeful Heineken Cup draw for Leinster but Munster sit pretty
We can’t wait.
# Provincial
Heineken Cup Cheat Sheet: your guide to this weekend's rugby action
Even four wins from four may not be enough for our provinces.
# Heineken Cup
O'Gara gets the nod for 4-try mission to Murrayfield
Munster coach Rob Penney has named a strong team for the Sunday clash with Edinburgh.
# Olympian
Wave goodbye: Melanie Nocher retires from international swimming
The two-time Olympian for Team Ireland is looking forward to ‘new challenges’ after taking the decision to step away from elite-level competitions.
# splash
VIDEO: Shopper takes 20ft leap into fountain (and enjoys it)
This man has no fear. And no sense.
# Record Breaker
Sycerika McMahon makes Euro final as Barry Murphy breaks national record
The Belfast swimmer will compete in the final of the Women’s 100m Breaststroke on Sunday.
# Group of Death
Schmidt: Leinster not defending the Heineken Cup, just one of 24 contenders
Neither the head coach nor chief flanker Shane Jennings are willing to look far beyond the Exeter Chiefs, but that’s where they belong.
# Whale Fail
In photos: dead whale found in Australian pool
The whale carcass washed up into a seawater pool at a beach near Sydney.
# oopsies
Dempsey 'deal' leaves Liverpool red faced
The Fenway Sports Group ran a story on their website this morning claiming the Reds had ‘added Clint Dempsey to a team that came within a game of winning the FA Cup’.
# London 2012
Grimacing for gold: 12 intense pictures from the US Olympic diving trials
We might make a similar face if we were dive-bombing a pool from 10 metres.
# Moving On
Brendan Rodgers favourite to be named Liverpool manager on Friday
The Swansea coach has a clause in his contract that states he can talk to a big club if he ‘felt it was right for us to move on’.
# Freestyling
Making waves: Murphy narrowly misses out on 200m Irish record
Grainne Murphy was a rediculously narrow margin away from breaking a long-standing record in the pool. Now, the 18-year-old turns her focus to London.
# Tragic
Five-year-old boy dies in hotel swimming pool
The boy was found this morning in the pool of the Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney, Co Kerry.