By Daragh Ó Conchúir Jim Gavin has backed the proposal to bring the All-Ireland finals forward by a week and to complete the club championships within the calendar year.
One of the top ranking officials in Leinster GAA has bemoaned the "poor level of competition" in the provincial senior championship in the wake of Dublin’s comfortable route to a ninth title in 10 seasons last year.
Bradford co-chairman Mark Lawn is backing his FA Cup heroes to beat either Sunderland or Fulham in the competition’s fifth round.
Former Shannon, Munster and Ireland prop Gerry ‘Ginger’ McLoughlin believes Munster must axe its academy to finance a return to European glory days for the province.
For the first time since the return of the four divisional format in 2008, four Ulster teams make up half of Division 1, writes John Fogarty.
McIlroy turns to dad for masterclass
Dynaste looks set to defend his crown in the Ryanair Chase at the Cheltenham Festival after coming up short on his return to Prestbury Park on Saturday.
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has said he would cheat again if faced with the decision he made to dope in 1995, but believes the time has come for him to be forgiven.