John Sheridan named as Waterford FC manager

John Sheridan named as Waterford FC manager

Owner Lee Power said the acquisition of Sheridan ended "silly rumours" about his commitment to the club.

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Connacht sign Ben O’Donnell and Abraham Papali’i

Connacht sign Ben O’Donnell and Abraham Papali’i

Ben O'Donnell, nicknamed 'BOD', was named Australian Sevens Player of the Year in 2018 and became the first Australian to be nominated for World Sevens Player of ...

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With Hope in Your Heart: Jurgen Klopp pens foreword for Seán Cox book

With Hope in Your Heart: Jurgen Klopp pens foreword for Seán Cox book

With Hope in Your Heart is written by Martina Cox, the wife of Liverpool fan Seán, a father-of-three from Dunboyne, Co Meath, who sustained a severe brain ...

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Seamus Power storms into the lead on PGA Tour

Seamus Power storms into the lead on PGA Tour

The Waterford golfer backed up his first-round 67 with an impressive 66, as he remains without a bogey to his name after 36 holes.

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Connacht sign Alex Wootton from Munster on season-long loan

Connacht sign Alex Wootton from Munster on season-long loan

Wootton will be bidding to recapture the heights of his breakthrough 2017-18 season, when he was a regular starter for Munster and finished the term as top-try-scorer ...

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London ladies footballers plead for LGFA to reconsider their championship removal

London ladies footballers plead for LGFA to reconsider their championship removal

The London ladies football team say the decision leaves them "standing in the shadows" of their male counterparts.

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Daniel Kinahan 'stepping back from boxing' amid international scrutiny

Daniel Kinahan 'stepping back from boxing' amid international scrutiny

Daniel Kinahan's involvement in the high-profile Tyson Fury-Anthony Joshua world heavyweight title fight has been thrown into doubt amid reports he has stepped away ...

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Stephen Ireland hoping for international return after training with Bruno Fernandes

Stephen Ireland hoping for international return after training with Bruno Fernandes

United's €55m January signing moved into a house three doors down from Ireland's Manchester home and the Cobh-native says Fernandes not only recognised him ...

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Michael Quinlivan and Liam Casey back with Tipperary footballers

Michael Quinlivan and Liam Casey back with Tipperary footballers

David Power has also added two All-Ireland-winning U21 hurlers to his squad.

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Umbro apologise for Linfield jersey likened to UVF flag

Umbro apologise for Linfield jersey likened to UVF flag

Sportswear manufacturer Umbro has apologised and distanced themselves from Linfield's new away jersey.

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Liverpool on track to be most cost-effective Premier League winners since Arsenal's Invincibles

Liverpool on track to be most cost-effective Premier League winners since Arsenal's Invincibles

Liverpool’s predicted outlay of £3.1m per win in wages is almost half that of their closest rivals, Manchester City, who are set to fork out over £6m ...

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Irish rugby competitions to restart in September with 'modified season'

Irish rugby competitions to restart in September with 'modified season'

Domestic rugby competitions in Ireland will return in September with the IRFU working towards a "modified season".

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'He had a fascination with hurling': John Meyler's day as Jurgen Klopp's assistant manager

'He had a fascination with hurling': John Meyler's day as Jurgen Klopp's assistant manager

John Meyler, then at the halfway point of his term as Cork manager, discovered a shared emphasis on wide players with Jurgen Klopp.

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Ireland underage star Will Smallbone signs new four-year Southampton deal

Ireland underage star Will Smallbone signs new four-year Southampton deal

The deal would bring the 20-year-old's time at the club to 16 years by the summer of 2024.

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Munster fans can relive their greatest European games this weekend

Munster fans can relive their greatest European games this weekend

Subscribers will get to relive the 2006 and 2008 Heineken Cup final victories over Biarritz and Toulouse, as well as the 2006 semi-final victory over Leinster and ...

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Jerry Flannery to return to coaching with HarlequinsThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Jerry Flannery to return to coaching with Harlequins

Jerry Flannery says his partner Katy being from Guildford, half-an-hour from Harlequins' London base, should also help with the transition.

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Katie Taylor's fight with Amanda Serrano could take place in Hearn's garden

Katie Taylor's fight with Amanda Serrano could take place in Hearn's garden

Already postponed from the original May date to July 4 at the Manchester Arena, that rescheduled fight night, which was also due to feature Dillian Whyte’s ...

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Niyi Adeolokun and Eoin McKeon among 12 players to exit Connacht

Niyi Adeolokun and Eoin McKeon among 12 players to exit Connacht

It means just five of their Pro12-winning starting team will still be at the province next season.

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All-Ireland Gold games for June revealed

All-Ireland Gold games for June revealed

Kerry fans tired of watching reruns of Seamus Darby's famous five-in-a-row-ending goal will get some relief as the June schedule for All-Ireland Gold was released.

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Cork company wins major TV dealThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Cork company wins major TV deal

New initiatives to enhance the viewing experience will see the provision of raceday tracking cameras and the use of drone cameras.

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Single Aussie Rules players seek clarity on 'bonk ban'

Single Aussie Rules players seek clarity on 'bonk ban'

Aussie Rules players are seeking clarity on what media have dubbed a 'bonk ban'.

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Offaly All-Ireland winner Paddy Fenning passes away after illness

Offaly All-Ireland winner Paddy Fenning passes away after illness

He was named Offaly Person of the Year in recognition of his community work.

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Arno Botha leaves Munster to rejoin BullsThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Arno Botha leaves Munster to rejoin Bulls

The explosive back-row was Munster's top try-scorer this season.

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Athletics to join golf and tennis in reopening facilities

Athletics to join golf and tennis in reopening facilities

Athletics clubs can open their outdoor facilities to runners from next Monday, but only those living within 5km may attend.

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Try-scoring law changed in response to post-pad interference

Try-scoring law changed in response to post-pad interference

Rugby players can no longer score a try by grounding the ball against the post pads.

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Football mourns Brian Duffy, father of Ireland international Shane

Football mourns Brian Duffy, father of Ireland international Shane

Shane Duffy paid tribute to "my hero, my idol".

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The Sunday Game to return this weekend

The Sunday Game to return this weekend

The pundits will be analysing two classics from recent years.

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Groundbreaking Offaly hurler Paddy Molloy dies

Groundbreaking Offaly hurler Paddy Molloy dies

Molloy was regarded as the greatest hurler from the county never to win a provincial or All-Ireland senior medal.

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Dr Éanna Falvey expects competitive rugby to return in 2020

Dr Éanna Falvey expects competitive rugby to return in 2020

World Rugby’s chief medical officer Dr Éanna Falvey expects to see competitive rugby resume before the end of 2020.

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Sam Whitelock: 'Munster v the Crusaders sounds pretty cool'

Sam Whitelock: 'Munster v the Crusaders sounds pretty cool'

The All Black centurion has backed proposals for a world club tournament.

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167 personnel needed for behind-closed-doors rugby games

167 personnel needed for behind-closed-doors rugby games

Players will have to avoid shaking hands or embracing, spitting, and sharing water bottles or communal nutritional supplements.

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Former Limerick hurler Jimmy O’Donoghue dies

Former Limerick hurler Jimmy O’Donoghue dies

O'Donoghue hurled for clubs in Limerick, Donegal, Dublin, and Galway.

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Camogie Association extends suspension of activities

Camogie Association extends suspension of activities

The Association currently intends to complete all competitions planned for this year.

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Britain's most famous priest declares his support for Cork GAA

Britain's most famous priest declares his support for Cork GAA

Coles, a BBC presenter and musician who had a number one hit with The Communards, has also revealed his favourite Cork club.

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Carlow footballer first case of meldonium detected in Irish sport

Carlow footballer first case of meldonium detected in Irish sport

The GAA has defended its anti-doping education programme after a Carlow footballer, who says he didn't receive any such training, failed a test.

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French Top 14 season to be abandoned

French Top 14 season to be abandoned

The decision casts further doubt on the European rugby season.

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32 GAA players revealed for All-Ireland FIFA20 Tournament

32 GAA players revealed for All-Ireland FIFA20 Tournament

The esports tournament will support frontline workers combatting the spread of Covid-19, with funds raised going to HSE and NHS staff across the island.

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Champion of Clare football Noel Walsh has died

Champion of Clare football Noel Walsh has died

Noel Walsh, one of the masterminds behind Clare's 1992 Munster Senior Football Championship win and a progressive GAA administrator, has died.

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Niall Quinn recalls Michael Robinson as an 'absolute gentleman and gangbuster striker'

Niall Quinn recalls Michael Robinson as an 'absolute gentleman and gangbuster striker'

Michael Robinson's former Republic of Ireland teammates, Niall Quinn and Mick McCarthy, are among those to pay tribute after the former striker died, aged 61.

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'It’s been a crazy journey': Cork teenager signed up as Red Bull racer

'It’s been a crazy journey': Cork teenager signed up as Red Bull racer

A young Cork driver will compete in the prestigious Red Bull racing colours when cars are permitted to return to the track.

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League of Ireland clubs presented with plan for behind-closed-doors return

League of Ireland clubs presented with plan for behind-closed-doors return

Some have been sceptical about the suggested return of football behind closed doors.

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GAA stars to battle it out in charity All-Ireland FIFA20 Tournament

GAA stars to battle it out in charity All-Ireland FIFA20 Tournament

Inter-county GAA players are set to resume rivalries in support of frontline workers combatting the spread of Covid-19.

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Former Munster lock Hayes and Cairns named AIL top try-scorers

Former Munster lock Hayes and Cairns named AIL top try-scorers

Cork Constitution second-row Brian Hayes and Ballynahinch winger Aaron Cairns will share the honour of top try-scorer in the 2019/20 Energia All-Ireland League.

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Vera Pauw glad to have clarity as Euros move to 2022

Vera Pauw glad to have clarity as Euros move to 2022

"Our thoughts are with those we have lost, those who are fighting, and those who are aiding the coronavirus fight."

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World Cup Gold series to rebroadcast Ireland's most iconic games in full

World Cup Gold series to rebroadcast Ireland's most iconic games in full

A new World Cup Gold series on TG4 will allow fans to relive Ireland’s greatest days at Italia ’90 and USA ’94.

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Ireland's masters athletes jump from chasing gold medals to coping with cocooning

Ireland's masters athletes jump from chasing gold medals to coping with cocooning

“All those guys that were competitors with me, sorry to say, are not with us anymore, so all I had to beat was the record.”

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Dublin Horse Show cancelled for first time since 1940

Dublin Horse Show cancelled for first time since 1940

The Dublin Horse Show has been cancelled for the first time in 80 years due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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James Cronin suspended after taking banned substance due to pharmacy 'dispensing error'

James Cronin suspended after taking banned substance due to pharmacy 'dispensing error'

The Munster prop has been suspended for one month.

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Van Graan kept busy co-ordinating Munster squad from his living room

Van Graan kept busy co-ordinating Munster squad from his living room

Johann van Graan says Munster players are working at home in three-week blocks as part of their remote training programme.

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Camogie Association implement 10% pay deferrals

Camogie Association implement 10% pay deferrals

It comes as the Association’s regular schedule of games continues to be suspended during the coronavirus pandemic.

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