Dortmund came back from two goals down at the Bernabeu.
Former team-mate Len Gaynor has paid tribute to the memory of the late Tipperary hurling legend Mick Roche, whose death was announced yesterday at the age of 73.
Success always comes with a price. Just ask Connacht, who this week are absorbing the blow that was head coach Pat Liam’s decision to accept the task of resurrecting the sleeping giant that is Bristol Rugby Club from next summer on.
Tommy O’Donnell believes Munster’s current winning run will count for nothing if there are not further improvements in the upcoming European clashes with Leicester Tigers.
If Joe Schmidt and Eddie Jones have every reason to feel good about themselves after a very productive Autumn series for Ireland and England respectively then Lions coach, Warren Gatland, will be equally encouraged after some stellar performances from a host of contenders battling for inclusion in his 2017 selection.
Thomas Bjorn insists he does not need to change his “forthright” personality to lead Europe to Ryder Cup glory in 2018.
Yanworth is set to sidestep Saturday’s stanjames.com International Hurdle at Cheltenham and could instead contest the Christmas Hurdle at Kempton.
It was a busy week of rowing for clubs across the country, with Muckross and Carrick on Shannon’s Head of the river both taking place on Saturday. Events went off very successfully and crews were delighted to get out and race after months of winter training.