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#Women's Sport

# womens-sport - Friday 3 August, 2018

'We won't fear each other whatsoever': Shaw looks forward to facing familiar foe Spain in World Cup semi

‘We’ve played each other a lot over the last four years,’ says hockey coach Graham Shaw.

# womens-sport - Thursday 19 July, 2018

'When I first began, I was like '7 minutes, this will be handy...' it's not handy when you're out there'

Lucy Mulhall leads Ireland’s challenge at the Sevens World Cup in San Francisco.

# womens-sport - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

# womens-sport - Thursday 31 May, 2018

RTÉ to screen knockout games as camogie lands sponsorship boost

Liberty Insurance has renewed its title sponsorship of the competition for a further three years.

# womens-sport - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'An awesome line we've now drawn in the sand': NZ Football gives pay parity to men and women's teams

Kiwi women’s football teams will now enjoy the same travel considerations, equal match fees and image rights as their male equivalents.

# womens-sport - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Ireland centre returns from 7s duty to be named in Women's Six Nations team

Katie Fitzhenry is back for Sunday’s meeting with Italy in Donnybrook.

# womens-sport - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Stand-offs, world rugby awards and record-breaking crowds - women's sport in Ireland in 2017

It has been a progressive year for women’s sport in Ireland, but there were some low points.

# womens-sport - Friday 7 April, 2017

Match fees, kits and gym access: how Ireland's other women's national teams are treated

We asked players from the national cricket, rugby, hockey, basketball and athletics teams about their playing and training conditions.

# womens-sport - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

'They are the dirt off the FAI's shoe': Women's national team demand improved treatment

14 members of the squad were present at a press conference this morning as they outlined the conditions they play under.

# womens-sport - Monday 31 October, 2016

'One page a week on women's sport is not going to detract from newspapers' readership'

Wexford Youths player Ruth Fahy discusses the challenges facing women’s football in Ireland.

# womens-sport - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Ronda Rousey's shadow looms large over tonight's UFC 196 co-headliner

Holly Holm defends the UFC women’s bantamweight title against Miesha Tate at the MGM Grand.

# womens-sport - Friday 22 January, 2016

'The amount of people who are aware of it now, it's just amazing' - LGFA defend Ladyball ad

LGFA President Marie Hickey defends the controversial campaign.

# womens-sport - Friday 15 January, 2016

From 6 things that are actually true* about Irish women in sport Sponsored By Lidl

6 things that are actually true* about Irish women in sport

*Unlike that whole Ladyball thing.

# womens-sport - Monday 28 September, 2015

Blackrock edge out champions Old Belvedere, Cooke beaten on debut

This weekend saw eight teams meet in the second round of the Women’s AIL Division 1.

# womens-sport - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Women's rugby stars specialise late, but more young athletes benefit every sport

New Zealander Tania Rosser was destined to play rugby, but she put time in in other codes too.

# womens-sport - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Women's sport still doesn't get the support it deserves. Here's how we can change that Opinion This post contains videos

Women's sport still doesn't get the support it deserves. Here's how we can change that

Sports PR executive Colm Woods has practical solutions to change the perception of women’s sport in Ireland.

# womens-sport - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Stephanie Roche: 'I remember scoring one for Stella Maris when I was under-16'

Nominated for FIFA’s best goal of the year, the Irish international chats about great strikes, going viral & Matt Le Tissier.

# womens-sport - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Katie Taylor on coverage of women's sport: What more do we have to do?

How useful are role models if we never get to see them?