Munster hockey titles for Cork C of I and UCC

Munster hockey titles for Cork C of I and UCC

Cork C of I’s men and UCC’s women were awarded the Munster Division One titles over the weekend on a percentage basis having both run up perfect records ...

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Lockdown left Lewis Hamilton questioning his Formula One future

Lockdown left Lewis Hamilton questioning his Formula One future

Hamilton admitted to struggling for motivation during the coronavirus pandemic as the Formula One season has been put on hold.

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Cork postman Declan delivers on Everest endurance feat

Cork postman Declan delivers on Everest endurance feat

Cork postman Declan Fitzgerald succeeded in his challenge of climbing the equivalent of Mount Everest on a turbo-trainer on Saturday.

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Ciarán O'Lionaird hits comeback trail to 'repay debt' to himself and CorkThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Ciarán O'Lionaird hits comeback trail to 'repay debt' to himself and Cork

The Macroom runner says he has unfinished business at the highest level of his sport

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NBA great Patrick Ewing tests positive for Covid-19

NBA great Patrick Ewing tests positive for Covid-19

The basketball great, now 57, is self-isolating.

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Hamish Adams: 'We estimate that we have 350 clubs and if they lost ten grand each that's €3.5m'

Hamish Adams: 'We estimate that we have 350 clubs and if they lost ten grand each that's €3.5m'

Hamish Adams, chief executive of Athletics Ireland, discusses how the sport has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic as it takes its first steps back in phase ...

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Majority of Irish sports fans against closed door events

Majority of Irish sports fans against closed door events

44% of Irish adults claim that they will only attend live sports events or concerts when a vaccine is available for Covid-19 according to a major survey.

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Philip Doyle: ‘This is when you have to step up and do your bit’

Philip Doyle: ‘This is when you have to step up and do your bit’

Medicine comes first and rowing second but that doesn’t mean Philip Doyle can’t give everything possible to achieving his goals in both fields, even ...

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Boxing chief appeals for patience from landlords after two clubs left homeless

Boxing chief appeals for patience from landlords after two clubs left homeless

St Teresa's BC in Bray, the home town of Olympic champion Katie Taylor, says their premises was sold from underneath them without notice.

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Barry Hearn pledges player safety for free-to-air behind closed doors tournament

Barry Hearn pledges player safety for free-to-air behind closed doors tournament

Judd Trump will be among 64 players competing in Championship League Snooker at the start of June.

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Eamonn Magee: The boxer whose most fearsome fights were outside the ring

Eamonn Magee: The boxer whose most fearsome fights were outside the ring

In an exclusive extract from The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee, author Paul D. Gibson charts his opening exchanges with the Belfast boxer who's been shot twice, kidnapped, ...

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Dalo meets Sambo: 'Anthony Daly's Irishness was never questioned. Mine was questioned every day'

Dalo meets Sambo: 'Anthony Daly's Irishness was never questioned. Mine was questioned every day'

Antrim All-Star Terence 'Sambo' McNaughton discusses his hurling life with Anthony Daly.

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Studies still on Rhasidat Adeleke's mind after Leaving Cert cancellation

Studies still on Rhasidat Adeleke's mind after Leaving Cert cancellation

The 17-year-old has attracted serious interest from US universities thanks to performances such as the 100m and 200m gold double at last year’s European Youth ...

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The postman who will climb Everest from his home in Bandon

The postman who will climb Everest from his home in Bandon

For the following 14-plus hours the Bandon Cycling club member aims to climb the equivalent of Mount Everest from the dis-comfort of his own home.

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Cross-border co-operation needed to ease restrictions on sports, NI minister says

Cross-border co-operation needed to ease restrictions on sports, NI minister says

Stormont Sports minister Dierdre Hargey cited rugby and GAA as two key examples where decisions needed to be taken on an all-Ireland basis.

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Ballincollig star Ian McLoughlin gets out while he’s still ahead of most

Ballincollig star Ian McLoughlin gets out while he’s still ahead of most

After helping Tradehouse Central Ballincollig gain promotion to the Super League, Ian McLoughlin has called time on his 15-year basketball career.

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2020 Cork Forest Rally bites the dust

2020 Cork Forest Rally bites the dust

The directors of Cork Motor Club last night confirmed the cancellation of the 2020 Jim Walsh Cork Forest Rally.

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Olympic postponement brings hope for Carlow hurdler Molly Scott

Olympic postponement brings hope for Carlow hurdler Molly Scott

Just to clarify, hurdler Molly Scott has not resorted to clearing equestrian fences as part of her lockdown training program.

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Rowing's return receives 'only positive feedback'

Rowing's return receives 'only positive feedback'

Rowing Ireland has received “only positive feedback” since the sport restarted yesterday, with CEO Michelle Carpenter happy that the organisation’s ...

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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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British Grand Prix in doubt due to quarantine concerns

British Grand Prix in doubt due to quarantine concerns

The UK Government is due to impose a requirement on all arrivals from abroad to self-isolate for 14 days.

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Tyson Fury hopes to match Wladimir Klitschko’s dominance of heavyweight scene

Tyson Fury hopes to match Wladimir Klitschko’s dominance of heavyweight scene

Klitschko was undisputed world champion for more than four years.

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Organisers confirm cancellation of Dublin Marathon in October

Organisers confirm cancellation of Dublin Marathon in October

The organisers of Dublin Marathon have confirmed they have cancelled the annual event due to Covid-19.

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Andy Murray can benefit from coronavirus lockdown – Boris Becker

Andy Murray can benefit from coronavirus lockdown – Boris Becker

The German believes Murray will not lose ground on Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal as he recovers from hip surgery.

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Tennis courts new members as clubs reopen for business

Tennis courts new members as clubs reopen for business

The rush for courts reopening after over two months under lock and key was expected.

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Federation warns many sports won't return without funding

Federation warns many sports won't return without funding

Irish sport will not return as we knew it unless the government commits to a significant financial 'resilience fund' similar to those introduced in England and New ...

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Small steps gearing Ciara Neville up for giant leap towards normality

Small steps gearing Ciara Neville up for giant leap towards normality

The thing she misses most is the company, that chorus of support from training partners as she heaves a barbell in the air or suffers through the last rep of a lung-bursting ...

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Fernando Alonso motivated and ready for F1 return, says his manager

Fernando Alonso motivated and ready for F1 return, says his manager

Flavio Briatore believes two-time world champion can do himself justice amid reports of a move to former team Renault.

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Federation of Irish sports plead for government resilience fund

Federation of Irish sports plead for government resilience fund

The Federation of Irish Sports has called on the Government to urgently introduce a resilience fund to ensure the survival of its member organisations.

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Lance Armstrong remains defiant in new ESPN documentary

Lance Armstrong remains defiant in new ESPN documentary

Armstrong sat down for a series of interviews which took place between March 2018 and the summer of 2019.

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Eddie Hearn hopes to bring boxing back at Matchroom headquarters in July

Eddie Hearn hopes to bring boxing back at Matchroom headquarters in July

The British Boxing Board of Control indicated bouts can return in two months’ time subject to a series of strict regulations.

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Kelly recalls golden era when Irish cycling ruled the roost

Kelly recalls golden era when Irish cycling ruled the roost

In normal times Sean Kelly would have been at the Giro d'Italia this week, migrating around the country for three weeks in his role as co-commentator for Eurosport. ...

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Silverstone set to hold two races this year as part of redesigned F1 calendar

Silverstone set to hold two races this year as part of redesigned F1 calendar

The first 10 races of the season were postponed or cancelled.

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No track for Leevale to return to

No track for Leevale to return to

Leevale athletes may have no access to local running tracks until September, club chairman Donal Murnane has said.

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Team Ineos refuse to comment on reports linking Chris Froome with move away

Team Ineos refuse to comment on reports linking Chris Froome with move away

The 34-year-old is in the final year of his contract.

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Postponement of Tokyo Games will cost the IOC at least $800m

Postponement of Tokyo Games will cost the IOC at least $800m

The Games will now take place in 2021.

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The fire-eating, blood-drinking 'Iron Man' who overcame crashes and concussion to win Ireland's biggest race

The fire-eating, blood-drinking 'Iron Man' who overcame crashes and concussion to win Ireland's biggest race

"After the stage, he went to a docile cow and, using a small pen-knife that he carried in his sock, bled a vein in the cow’s neck into his water-bottle and ...

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Ireland's series against Pakistan and New Zealand postponed

Ireland's series against Pakistan and New Zealand postponed

Ireland’s home series against Pakistan and New Zealand’s European tour have joined cricket’s long list of coronavirus postponements.

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Ricciardo to join McLaren and Sainz to replace Vettel at Ferrari in 2021

Ricciardo to join McLaren and Sainz to replace Vettel at Ferrari in 2021

Ricciardo will race with Norris at McLaren and Sainz joins Leclerc at Ferrari.

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Lewis Hamilton tops Sunday Times Rich List among active sports stars

Lewis Hamilton tops Sunday Times Rich List among active sports stars

Rory McIlroy was the only other active sportsperson in the main rankings.

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Elite athletes may be classed as 'outdoor workers' as lockdown eases

Elite athletes may be classed as 'outdoor workers' as lockdown eases

Sports bodies are seeking clarification from government as to whether high performance athletes can be considered “outdoor workers” under the roadmap ...

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Dalo's GAA Show: Dr Con on cocooning, Ringy and the strikes

Dalo's GAA Show: Dr Con on cocooning, Ringy and the strikes

Legendary Cork medic Dr Con Murphy joins Anthony Daly and Mark Landers to chat about more than 40 years of memories from Cork hurling and football dressing rooms.

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Ferrari sizing up Carlos Sainz as replacement for Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari sizing up Carlos Sainz as replacement for Sebastian Vettel

Sainz is reportedly poised to swap McLaren for the Italian marque ahead of next 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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Navratilova fears pandemic could stop Federer and Williams creating a piece of history

Navratilova fears pandemic could stop Federer and Williams creating a piece of history

Grand Slam great feels for the likes of Roger Federer and Serena Williams.

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Josie Knight targeting Olympic place after swapping Ireland for Great Britain

Josie Knight targeting Olympic place after swapping Ireland for Great Britain

Knight was born near Aylesbury but her family moved to Dingle, Co Kerry, when she was 18 months old.

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Tennis Ireland preparing for a whole new ball game

Tennis Ireland preparing for a whole new ball game

Tennis players who live more than 5km from their local court have been told to stay away when the sport resumes on Monday.

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The leading candidates to replace Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari

The leading candidates to replace Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari

The German’s departure leaves the Formula One giants on the lookout for a new driver.

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Anniversary Games in London cancelled as Diamond League unveils new calendar

Anniversary Games in London cancelled as Diamond League unveils new calendar

The Anniversary Games were due to be held in July.

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Irish women's World Cup cricket qualifier postponed due to pandemic

Irish women's World Cup cricket qualifier postponed due to pandemic

The Irish women's cricket team's World Cup qualifying tournament in Sri Lanka has become the latest sporting event to fall foul of the pandemic.

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