The Irish Football Association has announced it is suspending the current season in Northern Ireland until at least April 4 following a board meeting on Friday morning.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2020
Sam Bennett has completed his move to Deceuninck-QuickStep a month after cutting ties with Bora-Hansgrohe.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2019
Sam Bennett doubled Ireland’s cause for celebrations in the Vuelta a Espana as he took victory on stage three while compatriot Nicolas Roche kept the leader’s red jersey.
Mon, 26 Aug, 2019
Sam Bennett will make his debut in the Vuelta a Espana today when the three-week race rolls down the start ramp in the seaside city of Torrevieja, south of Alicante.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
Luke Maguire Cycling
Sat, 29 Jun, 2019
After a breakthrough performance at the Tour of Yorkshire, Eddie Dunbar has said he’ll be added to Sky’s successor Team Ineos’ roster for the Giro d’Italia, which starts in Bologna next Saturday.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) claimed his first victory of the season on the final stage of the Vuelta San Juan race in Argentina.
Tue, 05 Feb, 2019
Sam Bennett has finished off his season in style after winning stage six of the Tour of Turkey.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
A week on from pulling the pin on Ireland’s first professional cycling team, Rick Delaney has spoken publicly on the frustrations he has endured with bike suppliers, race organisers and the sport’s governing body - the UCI.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2018
Simon Yates dusted off his Giro d’Italia playbook as he used a late attack to close the gap on the leader’s red jersey in La Vuelta while Ben King recorded a rare victory for Team Dimension Data on stage four.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018
Irish cyclist Ryan Mullen suffered cramp with 10km to go as he battled to 13th place in today's stage of the Giro d'Italia.
Tue, 22 May, 2018
Corkman Robert-Jon McCarthy claimed a popular victory on stage 2 of the Rás Tailteann into Tipperary as he sprinted home first in a fast finish.
Participating in sport is generally seen as a good thing for society. It has health benefits, both physical and mental. It can be a sociable activity promoting a sense of belonging, identity and inclusion, says Jack Anderson.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
Belgian cyclist Michael Goolaerts, who died aged 23 after suffering cardiac arrest during Paris-Roubaix, is a “great loss to cycling”, says former team-mate James Shaw.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
Thu, 14 Dec, 2017
Frontrunners at breakfast, dirt-trackers by brunch.
Wed, 01 Nov, 2017
Tomasz Marczynski took the honours on stage six of La Vuelta as overall leader Chris Froome saw nearest challenger Tejay van Garderen slip down the standings.
Fri, 25 Aug, 2017
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017
Chris Froome surrendered the yellow jersey to Fabio Aru as Romain Bardet won stage 12 of the Tour de France in Peyragudes.
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017
James Gullen remains on course for the biggest win of his career as he leads the An Post Rás by over a minute entering the final two stages.
Sat, 27 May, 2017
An Post Rás stage winner Eoin Morton has been handed the onerous task of leading the Irish national team into battle in this year’s contest which starts in Dublin on Sunday.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
Damien Shaw has been handed the onerous task of leading the An Post Chain Reaction team into battle for this year’s An Post Rás which gets underway from, Dublin Castle on Sunday week, May 21.
Fri, 12 May, 2017
Sam Bennett claimed his best result of the Giro d’Italia so far after finishing third on yesterday’s fifth stage of the race into Messina from Pedara.
Thu, 11 May, 2017
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Wed, 10 May, 2017
Chris Froome has reported an apparent hit-and-run incident to police after saying he was deliberately knocked off his bike while training in southern France yesterday.
At the start of this month, cyclists competed in the 100th Giro d’Italia race. Ben Mitchell gets in on the action by tackling part of the course on a bike holiday through the South Tyrol
Sam Bennett starts the third Grand Tour of his career tomorrow, when he leads the Bora-Hansgrohe team at the Giro d’Italia, which gets underway in Alghero, Sardinia.
Thu, 04 May, 2017
The cycling world was plunged into mourning over the weekend following the tragic death of Italian professional Michele Scarponi.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
Tue, 11 Oct, 2016
Chris Froome increased his lead at the top of the general classification of the Tour de France to almost two-and-a-half minutes yesterday, with the race increasingly looking like a battle for second place.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
An Post Chain Reaction took their first win of the Rás so far this week with a trademark sprint from Aaron Gate as Clemens Fankheuser retained the yellow jersey by the skin of his teeth once again.
Sat, 28 May, 2016
Andre Greipel won his third stage of the Giro d’Italia yesterday before withdrawing from the race, citing the tough terrain in store and more achievable goals in the weeks and months ahead.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
Nicolas Roche moved up three places to 16th on general classification at the Giro d’Italia yesterday after finishing in the same time as stage winner Andre Greipel (Lotto Soudal).
Sat, 14 May, 2016
Thu, 12 May, 2016
Ireland’s Nicolas Roche got right in the mix on the fourth day of the Giro d’Italia yesterday, challenging for stage glory on the 200-kilometre stage from Catanzaro to Praia a Mare.
Wed, 11 May, 2016
Dublin City Council has defended its role in attempting to keep the Web Summit in the capital, saying it continues to offer every possible support to organisers for this year’s event.
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
Nicolas Roche starts the 15th Grand Tour of his career today when he lines up as part of a formidable-looking Team Sky squad for the opening stage of the Vuelta a Espana in the southern port town of Puerto Banus.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
Nicolas Roche has been named in Team Sky’s nine-man roster for the Vuelta a Espana, which starts on Saturday in the Andalucian town of Puerto Banus on the Costa del Sol.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2015
Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo)
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
The An Post Chain Reaction celebrated their second stage win in as many days at the Rás yesterday on a savage day that saw the field split to pieces.
Thu, 21 May, 2015
Italian Davide Formolo was rewarded for going it alone with victory on stage four of the Giro d’Italia.
Wed, 13 May, 2015
Hopefully now with the new sponsor, it’ll increase the chances of getting to that level and give me time to develop because I’m still young.
Fri, 24 Apr, 2015
Even a serious training accident hasn’t dented Bryan Keane’s passion for triathlons.
Sat, 31 Jan, 2015
An all-Ireland bid to stage the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be unveiled today.
Fri, 05 Dec, 2014
An Irish bid to stage the 2023 Rugby World Cup is set to be officially unveiled.
Thu, 04 Dec, 2014
Is social media having a worrying impact on our capacity for human empathy? asks Áilín Quinlan.
Wed, 08 Oct, 2014
Irish cycling legend Sean Kelly has paid tribute to Dan Martin for the manner in which he bounced back from a dreadful run of luck this year to win one of cycling’s biggest one-day races.
Tue, 07 Oct, 2014
Today’s American Football game at Croke Park is merely a stepping stone to bigger things
Sat, 30 Aug, 2014
Croke Park stadium director Peter McKenna says attracting American football, including NFL games, to the stadium is part of a long-term strategy designed to help the GAA to maintain its financial independence.
Fri, 29 Aug, 2014
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