Enda Bolger has led the tributes to JT McNamara after the former leading amateur rider died aged 41.
An annoying statistic caught Martin McMahon’s eye last week. Apparently, Clare were then one of nine counties who had yet to feature in an All-Ireland football quarter-final since the back door was introduced back in 2001.
Stoke have signed Wales midfielder Joe Allen from Liverpool.
England’s aim of supplanting New Zealand as world champions in 2019 has moved a step closer after a new agreement was finalised between the Aviva Premiership clubs and Twickenham.
He just may be the most realistic dreamer or the most idealistic realist in Gaelic football.
So we have arrived at that point in the professional golf schedule that generated so much consternation months ago, even going back to 2015.
It’s one of biggest racing weeks of the year in the racing world with terrific domestic action at Galway as well as a stellar meeting at Goodwood. Here’s five things to keep in mind over the next six days.
Chris Froome refused to set limits on his Tour de France ambitions on Monday as he reflected on a surreal victory and the moment he ran up Mont Ventoux and left his team-mates laughing all the way to Paris.