New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter will take a six-month sabbatical following the All Blacks’ European tour in November.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2013
THE All Blacks need to forge ahead with the Rugby World Cup without their superstar out half Dan Carter, former All Blacks captain Todd Blackadder believes.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
REPEAT after me Carlo – 4-3-3, 4-3-3, 4-3-3 – got that?
Wed, 31 Mar, 2010
THERE are two types of people who go to the Galway races; those who go for a flutter and those who go to flutter their eyelids.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2008
The Examiner’s football correspondent Liam Mackey is off in the land of Goudy and Ronaldinho this week so veteran substitute Allan Prosser is called from the bench to hold the ring while our contributors slug it out.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2007
Phoenix Nights: Brian Potter: “Garlic bread – it’s the future, I’ve tasted it.”
Mon, 14 Aug, 2006
TOMÁS O'LEARY has been ruled out of the Munster team for tonight's Celtic League clash with Edinburgh Gunners at Thomond Park.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2006
BATH are hoping that history can repeat itself after setting a blistering pace in the race for this season’s Heineken Cup quarter-finals.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2005
New Zealand superstar Jonah Lomu’s rugby comeback is underway, and the former All Blacks wing admitted: “It was almost a surreal experience.”
Sun, 11 Dec, 2005
IT was a joyous and poignant occasion for coach Alan Gaffney as Munster advanced to a Celtic Cup semi final clash with Leinster at Lansdowne Road next Sunday (5.30pm).
Mon, 02 May, 2005
Classic BBC comedy Blackadder is set to return to television screens for the fifth time next year, years after the last series ended with the deaths of its lead characters.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2005
Edinburgh 41 Leinster 33
Mon, 21 Feb, 2005
The original version of Band Aid hit Do They Know It’s Christmas? has been voted the favourite Christmas Moment of all time.
Sat, 25 Dec, 2004
Neath-Swansea Ospreys 24 Harlequins 7
Mon, 06 Dec, 2004
With three stages remaining, Andrew Nesbitt/James O’Brien (Subaru Impreza WRC) are heading for a hat trick of wins on the Jim Clark Rally in Scotland, a counting round of both the Irish and British Pirelli Rally championships.
Sat, 03 Jul, 2004