It’s a busy weekend for Willie Mullins’ stable, with runners at four meetings, including this afternoon ...
I’m off on my travels again today to ride two horses for Willie Mullins at Newbury, including Prince ...
This weekend is all about making history, about getting Hurricane Fly to land a record 17th Grade 1 in ...
I think I can head to Naas today with a degree of optimism and it’ll be a surprise, at least to me, should ...
It was great to get a double from my only two rides last Saturday afternoon and while I’ve got a much ...
I have only two rides this afternoon and I start off on Alonso who will be the first Spanish-bred horse ...
I rode work at Willie Mullins’ on Thursday morning and it certainly brought home to me what a wealth ...
This is my first column of the winter campaign and I have to start by talking about Limerick on Monday ...
Treviso 23 Connacht 3
Connacht fell to their fourth defeat of the Pro12 campaign at Treviso last ...
Ron Atkinson has warned David Moyes there is no such thing as a transitional period at Manchester United.
Northampton 7 Leinster 40
Brian O'Driscoll orchestrated a masterful victory for Leinster at Franklin's Gardens that has done significant harm to Northampton's hopes of progressing in the Heineken Cup.
Munster moved to the top of Heineken Cup Pool 6 as they swept past a weakened Perpignan team 36-8 at Thomond Park today.
Jonny Evans has admitted there is a crisis of confidence in the Manchester United camp.
Munster coach Rob Penney says he doesn't expect Conor Murray to play next week's Heineken Cup return match in Perpignan.
Connacht produced one of the biggest upsets in the history of the Heineken Cup as they rounded off a perfect weekend in Europe for the Irish provinces with a 16-14 win in Toulouse.
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
Three top-10 finishes for Ireland once upon a time may have been a cause for celebration coming out of a European Cross-Country Championships.
In gambling you have winners and losers – but Premiership Rugby's punt on the future of European rugby means we have all lost. <
St Vincent's (Dublin) 3-12 Portlaoise (Laois) 3-9
Tomás Quinn bagged eight points, including three of the last four scores, as St. Vincent's claimed their fifth AIB Leinster Club SFC title at O'Connor Park, Tullamore this afternoon.
Taxpayers have forked out €5m for college fees for hundreds of staff across government departments under the Coalition.
From political posters to bottles of wine and kitchen aprons, the face and name of Nelson Mandela are a potent commercial and political brand in South Africa. Little wonder it's so sought after — and the source of occasional squabbles.
While Taoiseach Enda Kenny was downing the saki and talking up Ireland in Japan, the Government was receiving a PR boost from a US publication that is frequently described as America's business bible.
In the run-up to offering a happy gluten-free Christmas, The Foods of Athenry has clocked up four UK Great Taste awards, three new product launches, two Blás na hÉireann medals and a sales launch in the UK.
The Munster Council have commenced a new initiative aimed at growing numbers in urban areas.
Given the trauma of the past week and the likelihood the Heineken Cup will not feature the best clubs the European game has to offer going forward, there is a premium on winning the tournament this season.
STANDING up, as she's about to leave, Louise Phillips, author of the just-named Irish Crime Novel of the Year The Doll's House may have cried as she told me about the dark place where her novels originate.
I'M from a town in Co Clare. If I was around in that town 50 years ago, and got it into my head to make a movie, I can't imagine where I would start.
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.
It's just the backing she needed in her race against time for a Christmas miracle.
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 snow-coveredforest, magic fairydust — and real life husky puppies. Welcome to Santa's grotto, Franc-style.
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.
A CONFERENCE at London's Royal Society next week will discuss ways to reduce emissions from gases blamed for causing rising temperatures.
A consortium that owns some of Cork's best-known pubs has initiated proceedings aimed at preventing Irish Bank Resolution Corporation selling its loans to Nama.