'Not bad for a wee girl from Portaferry': Ciara Mageean celebrates jump into world's top 10

'Not bad for a wee girl from Portaferry': Ciara Mageean celebrates jump into world's top 10

Ciara Mageean comes away from the World Athletics Championships in Doha with a sparkling new lifetime best in the blue riband middle-distance event.

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Ciara Mageean finishes 10th for Ireland with new lifetime best

Ciara Mageean finishes 10th for Ireland with new lifetime best

Despite a new lifetime best of 4:00.15, Ciara Mageean has finished 10th for Ireland in the World Athletics Championships 1500m final in Doha, with a meteoric pace ...

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Ireland's Wright struggles to reel in pace setters at World Athletics Champions

Ireland's Wright struggles to reel in pace setters at World Athletics Champions

Ireland’s Alex Wright has finished down the field in 31st in the men’s 20k walk at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

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Ciara Mageean makes it into her first World Championships final

Ciara Mageean makes it into her first World Championships final

Ciara Mageean has become the first Irish athlete to qualify for a 1500m final since Sonia O’Sullivan in 1997.

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Ciara Mageean progresses to 1500m semi-finals at World Championships

Ciara Mageean progresses to 1500m semi-finals at World Championships

Ciara Mageean has qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s 1500m at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

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Phil Healy eliminated from 200m at World Championships

Phil Healy eliminated from 200m at World Championships

Healy – who missed a lot of the season through a broken foot – wasn’t able to move up after falling behind in the first half of the heat.

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Boyce finishes sixth in Doha as organisers accused of treating athletes like 'idiots'

Boyce finishes sixth in Doha as organisers accused of treating athletes like 'idiots'

With temperatures only ever hitting a low of 29.5C during the four-hour slog, the Donegal walker was never lower than 19th as a field of 46 produced 28 finishers ...

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Blow for Ireland as Thomas Barr and Mark English fail to progress in Doha

Blow for Ireland as Thomas Barr and Mark English fail to progress in Doha

European Championship medallists Thomas Barr and Mark English have been knocked out of their respective events at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

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Thomas Barr breezes through to World Athletics semis

Thomas Barr breezes through to World Athletics semis

Thomas Barr has breezed through to the semi-finals of the men’s 400m hurdles at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, as new European holder Karsten Warholm ...

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'I’m ready for Doha', Mark English targets World Athletics Championships after 800m winThis story is enriched with multi-media content

'I’m ready for Doha', Mark English targets World Athletics Championships after 800m win

Mark English has declared his intent to qualify for next month’s World Athletics Championships in Doha following yesterday’s sensational 800m win at ...

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Cavan para powerlifter Britney Arendse upgraded to bronze medal after doping violation by UAE athlete

Cavan para powerlifter Britney Arendse upgraded to bronze medal after doping violation by UAE athlete

Irish para powerlifter Britney Arendse has been upgraded to bronze from last year’s Asia-Oceania Open Championships after a doping violation by the original ...

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Mageean clocks NI record as Hassan smashes mile world record

Mageean clocks NI record as Hassan smashes mile world record

Scintillating, thrilling and full of potential - Ciara Mageean has moved considerably closer to Sonia O’Sullivan’s long-standing Irish women’s ...

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Leon Reid finishes in sixth place in Diamond League meeting in Rabat

Leon Reid finishes in sixth place in Diamond League meeting in Rabat

Ireland’s Leon Reid has finished sixth in the men’s 200m at the Diamond League meeting in Rabat.

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Barr bags Bislett second-place as Warholm smashes European record

Barr bags Bislett second-place as Warholm smashes European record

Ireland’s Thomas Barr has produced his best performance of the season in finishing second at the Bislett Games – as world champion Karsten Warholm sensationally ...

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Barr finishes fourth in Rome

Barr finishes fourth in Rome

Thomas Barr had to make do with fourth-place at tonight’s latest Diamond League meeting in Rome, but the Waterford star did record his second-fastest 400m ...

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Thomas Barr finishes third at Stockholm Diamond League

Thomas Barr finishes third at Stockholm Diamond League

On a night where bitterly cold and squally conditions affected some events in the Swedish capital, Barr clocked a reasonable 50.28 seconds in a 400m hurdles showpiece ...

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Mark English through to 800m final after appeal drama in Glasgow

Mark English through to 800m final after appeal drama in Glasgow

An appeal was lodged, and following Learmonth’s disqualification, English has been advanced to tomorrow’s final

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Scott comes closest as youthful Irish trio exit European Indoor Championships

Scott comes closest as youthful Irish trio exit European Indoor Championships

It was all about the next generation for Ireland in today’s early action at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow – but all three made ...

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Mageean and English triumph in Glasgow as Healy gets clipped

Mageean and English triumph in Glasgow as Healy gets clipped

A blistering night for Ireland at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow saw Ciara Mageean qualify for Sunday’s 1500m final and Mark English ...

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Mark English wins his 800m heat at European Indoors

Mark English wins his 800m heat at European Indoors

Mark English has scored an impressive victory in winning his 800m heat at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow.

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Ciara Mageean qualifies for 1500m final at European Indoors

Ciara Mageean qualifies for 1500m final at European Indoors

Ciara Mageean has qualified for the women’s 1500m final at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow.

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Phil Healy reaches European 400m semis but Sean Tobin edged out

Phil Healy reaches European 400m semis but Sean Tobin edged out

The Irish team have had a disappointing start at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow.

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