Not for the first time, I’m holding my hand up to acknowledge that America is chipping away at what I ...
Waters’ knee injury was bad enough but the sorry tale of how his body has angrily rejected the screws ...
The Atlanta Olympics brought a huge influx of Irish to that great southern city in 1996.
Monday Night Football has been a cornerstone of American television since its inception on ABC in the ...
The Denver Broncos will be sweating this week on the fitness of quarterback Peyton Manning, who led them ...
The first time I got to touch the Sam Maguire was in October 1990 when he and Liam MacCarthy came to ...
The way the Boston Red Sox clinched the World Series this past week is almost too corny to be true.
One of the signposts welcoming traffic to Brooklyn from Queens calls on those who pass by to “Believe ...
Even weary fans of the Dallas Cowboys could not have imagined how they would succumb to their nightmare ...
Forever burned into my memory from the New York Jets game this past Sunday will be my good friend Rob ...
The highly-anticipated showdown between Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and his former team, ...
When the GAA and the GPA bring the streamlined Super 11s hurling to the campus of Notre Dame on Saturday, ...
Ted Ray, who won The Open just over a century ago, is one of many who did justice through words to the ...
Just short of 100 points were scored in an incredible Texas shoot-out between the Denver Broncos and ...
Jutting up against the misery of Cork’s defeat on Saturday was a glimmer of hope for Rebel exiles watching ...
During the last days of May 1995, two monumental New York Yankee debuts occurred within a week of each ...
You couldn’t blame me for pining for Pana on Monday night.
Getting to one day play in Croke Park was the plan all along for Sean Galvin.
Golf clubs get a bad rap and sometimes deservedly so.
Away from the glitz and glamour of Costa do Sauipe, protests rage at the inequality encapsulated by the World Cup in Brazil — but few will listen to these grievances
Wexford hurling boss Liam Dunne blames Cork counterpart Jimmy Barry-Murphy for the furore which surrounded the proposed changes to the National Hurling League.
In gambling you have winners and losers – but Premiership Rugby's punt on the future of European rugby means we have all lost. <
PREMIER LEAGUE:Southampton v Man CityManchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has reiterated how highly he rates Sergio Aguero, emphasising that he regards the Argentina international as a better all-round player than Luis Suarez.
Premiership Rugby chief executive Mark McCafferty has revealed that alternative plans to the Heineken Cup will be drawn up as quickly as possible.
England have been drawn in the group of death at next summer's World Cup.
Brendan Rodgers has denied any knowledge of an agreement with Luis Suarez which would allow the striker to leave Liverpool at the end of this season, should the club fail to qualify for the Champions League.
This week we witnessed one of the best individual performances the Premier League has ever seen, when Luis Suarez more or less single-handedly destroyed Norwich.
Clare hurlers' philosophy of going the extra mile on the pitch is the driving force behind their promise to visit every school in the county within seven weeks.
They nickname him 'el pistolero' — the gunman — in South America. But as Luis Suarez approaches his third year at Liverpool, perhaps 'el torbellino' — the whirlwind — is more appropriate.
The EU body that helped bail out Ireland will be checking annual budgets for decades to come to ensure enough money is set aside to repay the debt.
The local authority which voted against making Nelson Mandela a freeman of Cork in 1987 was asked, just hours before his death, to "right that wrong".
South Africans united in mourning for Nelson Mandela yesterday, but while some celebrated his remarkable life with dance and song, others fretted that the anti-apartheid hero's death would make the nation vulnerable again to racial and social tensions.
Nelson Mandela worked his magic once more yesterday, uniting friends and foes alike in a global outpouring of grief as they mourned the death of the anti-apartheid icon.
Facebook Ireland yesterday defended the amount of tax it paid last year stating that it is fully compliant with the Irish tax authorities.
Finance Minister Michael Noonan has confirmed that 130 high rollers will earn on average €4m each this year.
Former Limerick boss John Allen says an unexplained nervousness in the defeat to Clare cost the Treaty hurlers a place in the All-Ireland SHC final.
HEINEKEN CUP POOL SIX:Munster v PerpignanMunster will go in to their must-win Heineken Cup clash with Pool 1 leaders Perpignan tomorrow intending to meet fire with fire against a powerful French Top 14 side at Thomond Park.
Highlights include Who's Buying Ireland? and a discussion of pre-nups on Ear To The Ground
NOTHING beats a bit of Boucicault at Christmas.
Three bunches of flowers, two candles, and a brief note from friends — tributes left yesterday outside the home of murder victim Susan Dunne in the heart of rural North Kerry.
Long-range weather guru Ken Ring is predicting a frosty Christmas for Ireland this year, with the south of the country most likely to get a festive snowfall.
IT IS, at best, a troubled relationship. We have in this country a prof-essional group made up of individuals we all hope we never get to meet.
The earliest known settlers in Co Cork were hunter-gatherers who lived near Fermoy more than 10,100 years ago.
Christmas has come early for animal lover Cormac Williams whose pet donkey, named Tulip, has given birth to twin foals.
A former Kerry GAA star and the latest Operation Transformation leader has said his obsession with sport cost him his marriage.
Three quarters of the €27.856m donated to the charity wing of the Central Remedial Clinic between 1998 and 2011 was not sent on to the facility.
Sometime next year, certainly in league and possibly championship, the veteran secretary of the Sarsfields club will smile across at the first-year secretary of Erin's Own, and give a knowing nod.
The grandmother of a toddler with Down's syndrome has been waiting a year for a response from the Taoiseach and three government ministers to correspondence about disability cuts referred to them on her behalf by the troika.
Wherefore the halos, oh how they slip so lightly.