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Dublin: 10°C Wednesday 28 October 2020


# update - Monday 19 October, 2020

Clean bill of health for Ireland in lead-up to Italy clash as Lowe remains with Farrell's squad

Peter O’Mahony and Chris Farrell have joined the squad following periods of self-isolation while five training invitees have returned to their provinces.

# update - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Ryan Baird ruled out of Ireland's remaining Six Nations fixtures

Ultan Dillane called up to Ireland squad, with O’Mahony and Farrell to link up with camp after completing isolation period.

# update - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Waterford GAA to continue investigation into Dungarvan Covid controversy at management exec meeting

A full meeting of the management executive of Waterford county board has been set for tomorrow night.

# update - Friday 2 October, 2020

Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury

The out-half was replaced after just 23 minutes of the win against the Dragons.

# update - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

World Rugby vice-chairman Bernard Laporte released from police custody

It comes amid an investigation into suspicions that the 56-year-old favoured Top 14 club Montpellier.

# update - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Ryan shines for Racing, Copeland's debut, and Kidney's Exiles struggle

Jeremy Davidson’s Brive are leading the Top 14 after the opening round.

# update - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Connacht lock Thornbury back on his feet after Sunday concussion

Head coach Andy Friend will continue with his plans to rotate through his squad for Sunday’s clash with Munster.

# update - Monday 17 August, 2020

Munster academy player who tested positive for Covid-19 now asymptomatic

Six other players remain in self-isolation but have tested negative so far.

# update - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

One positive case in latest round of Premier League testing

The identity of the individual and club was not revealed.

# update - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Pro14 season could still be restarted but will definitely be curtailed, say Scottish Rugby Union

An update from SRU chief operating officer Dominic McKay, who is a Pro14 board member.

# update - Friday 17 April, 2020

Camogie Association still plan to complete 2020 competitions as staff set for 10% pay deferral

All camogie activity is suspended until 5 May after taking advice from relevant state authorities.

# update - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Munster Rugby doctor joins frontline fight against Covid-19 as remote training continues

In addition to his role with the southern province, Dr Jamie Kearns has just returned to work at University Hospital Galway.

# update - Friday 27 March, 2020

Camogie Association extend suspension of activities to mid-April - at earliest

A fixture plan update amidst the Covid-19 crisis, with Congress also postponed.

# update - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia

The Sheffield United left-back has suffered a recurrence of a calf injury, according to his club’s manager.

# update - Monday 2 March, 2020

Ireland without Brighton star for crucial Euro qualifiers, business as usual amid coronavirus fears

Another record crowd at Tallaght Stadium is expected for the Greece tie on Thursday night, with over 5,000 tickets gone.

# update - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Major blow for Ireland as star player Peat ruled out for remainder of Six Nations

An ankle injury has forced 39-year-old prop Lindsay Peat out.

# update - Monday 17 February, 2020

Ireland without 18-year-old sensation for remainder of Six Nations due to Leaving Cert

Adam Griggs has named his squad to face England.

# update - Sunday 16 February, 2020

'By the state of his ankle it looks pretty serious' - Bad news for Ireland and Newcastle defender

Magpies boss Steve Bruce addressed Ciaran Clark’s injury after their defeat to Arsenal.

# update - Monday 27 January, 2020

Estonian star into first Grand Slam quarter after illness and surgery, as Halep looms at Australian Open

An update from Down Under as the action heats up.

# update - Friday 24 January, 2020

Lowry five off the lead at halfway mark in Dubai as Harrington squeezes inside cut

Eddie Pepperell is on eight-under at the top of the leaderboard.

# update - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Saracens told to comply with salary cap or be relegated from Premiership - report

The defending champions are facing relegation if they are found to have breached the salary cap again.

# update - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Addison and Moore in race against time for crunch weekend clash

Ulster full-back had been hoping for Six Nations call-up.

# update - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Camogie Association intervene in bid to keep Laois in 2020 adult competitions

Laois Camogie announced yesterday that the county would not field for the 2020 inter-county season due to ‘unavailability of players’.

# update - Monday 6 January, 2020

Worcester second row Fatialofa to undergo surgery on neck injury

The New Zealander was injured against Saracens on Sunday.

# update - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Carbery 'fine' to face Ulster but concern for Munster over Hanrahan and O'Donnell

The southern province will look to return to winning ways when they travel to Kingspan Stadium this weekend.

# update - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Henry Slade emerges as a Six Nations concern for England

An injury sustained last weekend is expected to sideline the Exeter Chiefs centre for up to two months.

# update - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

FAI 'unable to accept' Oireachtas invitation

The association say they want to prioritise ‘the refinancing package that will guarantee the future of the FAI and safeguard jobs’.

# update - Thursday 5 December, 2019

'Mentally strong' Staunton set for return to Australia as recovery from horror injury continues

After giving ‘the mind a rest,’ the 37-year-old returns to her AFLW base tomorrow.

# update - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

'The most important thing is Tyler himself as a man after rugby' - Van Graan

The Munster out-half has sustained a new neck injury.

# update - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Munster extend Ferreira's contract as Rowntree arrives to begin coaching role

The southern province also confirmed that Chris Cloete is back in training after recovering from injury.

# update - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Huge boost for Ireland as Duffy declares himself fit for crucial double-header

David McGoldrick won’t be involved in Georgia but may be available to play a part against Switzerland.

# update - Friday 27 September, 2019

Ireland wait on further medical opinion after Conan has a 'bit of a setback'

The Leinster number eight has been in line to start tomorrow’s World Cup clash with Japan.

# update - Monday 16 September, 2019

Henshaw staying in Japan with Ireland after 'reasonably positive' scan results

Ireland will continue to assess the Athlone man’s hamstring injury.

# update - Sunday 15 September, 2019

'We'll probably stay in Ireland for some time. We've become pretty settled there'

Ireland boss Joe Schmidt and his squad are settling in well in Japan.

Ireland 'hopeful' on Henshaw but Addison pulled for Ulster as precaution

The Leinster man suffered a hamstring injury in training and is due to undergo a scan in Japan today.

# update - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Seán Cox will make an emotional return to Anfield after moving to the UK for treatment

The 54-year-old father-of-three will attend a Liverpool game at Anfield in October.

# update - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Positive progress puts Carbery in line to recover for World Cup opener

Joe Schmidt said the out-half will, at worst, be fit for the Scotland clash.

# update - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links

The Brazil international continues to be linked with a return to Spain, but a club official claims no deal has been put in place yet.

# update - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Relief for Dublin as James McCarthy's knee injury not as bad as first feared - reports

The three-time All-Star was forced off in Sunday’s Leinster final.

# update - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Ronaldo rape lawsuit in US 'not dropped'

The 34-year-old has strongly denied the accusations against him.

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