The 2017 World Series Winners, The Houston Astros have been exposed as cheats; and this time the needle is not to blame.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020
Former world champion Ken Doherty says Ronnie O’Sullivan "thinks he’s bigger than the game", after the Rocket’s decision to pull out of the UK Masters, starting on Sunday.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
Ireland men’s sevens star Terry Kennedy insists experience as an invitational side will stand them in good stead for their World Series bow as ‘a core’ nation in Dubai tomorrow.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
Defending World Series champions the Boston Red Sox slumped to their third loss in a row as the New York Yankees claimed a 4-1 home win.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2019
Simon Lewis Dragons coach Bernard Jackman is under no illusions about the size of the task his side face when they welcome Guinness PRO14 champions Leinster to Rodney Parade this evening.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2018
Wed, 16 May, 2018
The continuing development of the Irish Open has been given a huge boost by Dubai Duty Free’s agreement with the European Tour to extend its title sponsorship of the tournament.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Garry Ringrose’s first start of the season and a debut for Kiwi flyer James Lowe give an exciting edge to the Leinster backline for the Guinness PRO14 trip to Treviso’s Benetton Rugby (3:30pm Irish time).
Sat, 02 Dec, 2017
MOST staunch New Zealand rugby people support the Black Ferns, four-time Women’s Rugby World Cup winners.
Wed, 09 Aug, 2017
Tue, 24 Jan, 2017
The key moment, talking point and key man from the clash at the Aviva.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
The Chicago Cubs kept their World Series hopes alive as they reduced their deficit to 3-2 against the Cleveland Indians.
Mon, 31 Oct, 2016
Sun, 15 May, 2016
Every day I take the same route.
Sun, 31 Jan, 2016
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
What will become the new BMW 2 Series saloon was unveiled recently at Auto Guangzhou 2015, one of the largest international motor shows in China.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
Ryder Cup director Richard Hills will be in Germany, Spain, Italy and Austria over the next month to help the European Tour decide which nation is best placed to host the 2022 Ryder Cup.
Tue, 03 Nov, 2015
Wexford’s Katie Fitzhenry is confident that Ireland can progress from their group at this weekend’s global women’s rugby sevens tournament in UCD.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Ireland 26 Australia 23
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
Consistency in a world gone mad. That is what Jamie Heaslip craves.
Thu, 06 Nov, 2014
Tommy Bowe admits he’s playing catch-up in the race to bag a starting spot in Joe Schmidt’s Ireland team for next month’s Guinness Series when Australia, Georgia and South Africa pitch up at the Aviva Stadium.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014
Leinster have called upon several members of the Ireland squad who were involved in the recent Guinness series for Ireland.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2013
Nico Hulkenberg has slammed as “rubbish” rumours the Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend would be his last for Sauber.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2013
The clash so many had been looking forward to all week at Punchestown, Solwhit versus Quevega, in yesterday’s Grade 1 Ladbrokes’ World Series Hurdle, failed to materialise, after Solwhit was sensationally withdrawn at the start.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2013
Ireland's Aileen Reid and Bryan Keane will be looking to build on promising starts to their season tomorrow as the international triathlon season starts in Auckland.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2013
Rob Penney has no doubt Mike Sherry will soon be a player the Ireland management will find too difficult to ignore.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2012
Ireland have named their side for Saturday evening's 'A' International with Fiji at Thomond Park (kick-off 5.30).
Thu, 15 Nov, 2012
Donnacha Ryan will never take his Ireland jersey for granted after an experience earlier in his career taught him humility.
Wed, 07 Nov, 2012
Roger Federer insisted Novak Djokovic should be the favourite for the US Open title after beginning his campaign in style under the lights at Flushing Meadows.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2012
New Zealand have announced a 35-player squad to attend two training camps ahead of the three-Test Series against Ireland in June.
Mon, 14 May, 2012
The weather gods were not shining for the final series of races of the Kinsale YC Spring Series.
Thu, 03 May, 2012
Liverpool’s principal owner John Henry insists there is still a long way to go in the rebuilding process at Anfield, but was more than happy to have put some early silverware in the trophy cabinet.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2012
THE International Series has provisionally been given the go-ahead for 2013 and 2014 after the GAA and AFL’s chiefs met in the Gold Coast yesterday.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2011
WHOEVER said gambling was a fool’s game must be feeling slightly red-faced right now.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2011
HORSE SPORT IRELAND is again putting up a prizefund of €75,500 for its Irish Sport Horse Studbook Show Jumping Series.
Fri, 08 Apr, 2011
THE makers of the Power Balance bracelet worn by footballer David Beckham have admitted there is no evidence that the wildly popular wristbands boost sporting prowess.
Thu, 06 Jan, 2011
The IRFU have reacted to the outrage of clubs and supporters, originally asked to link all four November international matches into a single package, by splitting it into two separate packages.
Mon, 06 Sep, 2010
FIGHT fans eager for boxing’s return to Yankee Stadium will have to wait a little longer tonight as Israeli world champion Yuri Foreman puts the Sabbath top of his priority list.
Sat, 05 Jun, 2010
MOUSE Morris is favouring a tilt at next Wednesday’s Punchestown Guinness Gold Cup for War Of Attrition as his stable star prepares for his final racecourse appearance.
Thu, 15 Apr, 2010
Las Vegas will host the United States leg of the International Rugby Board World Sevens Series from next year.
Fri, 16 Oct, 2009
Lewis Hamilton led a McLaren one-two in practice for the first time this season, sparking hopes of a long-overdue victory for the team.
Fri, 24 Jul, 2009
South Africa forward Schalk Burger has reacted to his eight-week suspension by insisting: “I am not a rugby thug.”
Thu, 02 Jul, 2009
The IRFU has confirmed the venues and kick off times for their three Guinness Series games in November against Australia, Fiji and World Champions South Africa.
Fri, 15 May, 2009
WILLIE Mullins’ three Cheltenham winners head the champion trainer’s formidable team at Punchestown next week.
Thu, 23 Apr, 2009
Tyrone's Sean Cavanagh has been named captain of the Ireland team to play Australia in a two-test series Down Under this October.
Mon, 29 Sep, 2008
ANDY MURRAY believes he now has the psychological edge over his rivals in his bid to continue his rise up the ATP Tour rankings after his win over Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati Masters.
Tue, 05 Aug, 2008
TRAINING in the sport horse sector is to be boosted by an injection of €500,000.
Wed, 09 Apr, 2008
In-form David Nalbandian claimed his second Masters Series title in the space of a fortnight when he destroyed Rafael Nadal in straight sets in the final of the Paris tournament on Sunday.
Sun, 04 Nov, 2007
Andy Murray believes he is developing the physical fortitude to perform at the top level week in and week out on the ATP Tour.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2006
MOST players would favour the International Rules series being played every second year, according to GAA director general Liam Mulvihill, who added that such a format would ease the pressure on the GAA’s creaking fixtures calendar.
Wed, 22 Mar, 2006
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