“Republic of Ireland supporters will represent one of the biggest groups of supporters at Euro 2016.”
Kilkenny: Protect TJ
Arsene Wenger is happy with Arsenal’s hectic fixture schedule and hopes too much time to think in between games could be the downfall of leaders Leicester.
His body may have been telling him otherwise but CJ Stander was ready to go again last Monday, desperate to be picked by Ireland for a second time, eager to prove he belongs in Test rugby.
The Golfing Union of Ireland might be celebrating its 125th birthday this year but the world’s oldest golfing union is not averse to embracing major change in its old age.
Connections of heavily-backed favourite Blazer are taking nothing for granted as the recent Leopardstown scorer bids to follow-up in today’s Betfair Hurdle at Newbury.
A stress fracture might have interrupted her progress, but Cork basketball standout Edel Thornton has put any thoughts of home to the back of her mind as she compiles an impressive first season in US college ball with the Quinnipiac Bobcats in Connecticut.