A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
The choice is coming, and Rhasidat Adeleke knows it’s a big one. Should she stay or go?
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
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 hurdles of the season as Rai Benjamin of the United States decimated the field.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
Darragh McElhinney produced an outstanding performance to smash the Irish U20 5000m record in Oordegem, Belgium on Saturday, the Glengariff 18-year-old becoming the first ever Irish junior to break 14 minutes with his clocking of 13:54.10.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
Reinstating History as a core subject is still possible despite a leaked report recommending that should not happen, Education Minister Joe McHugh says.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
Tonight Tralee hosts a top-of-the-table sellout as Garvey’s Warriors take on Superleague rivals Templeogue. But as someone who went up against Carmelo Anthony in his first game Stateside, played in the famed March Madness in college and the cut-throat Asian continental league where loony owners could fire a teammate at half-time, Jason Killeen will hardly be daunted.
Sat, 09 Mar, 2019
Before Darren Clarke tapped in his final putt to win the 2011 Open Championship at Royal St. George’s, he paused for a quiet moment, smiled at the realisation that his 20-year quest was finally complete, and said a few words to himself.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2018
American Ryder Cup rookie Bryson DeChambeau says his goosebumps got goosebumps every time Tiger Woods texted him this season to see if he wants to play a practice round together. This unlikely couple is fast becoming one of golf’s bromances, and they could be paired together in either foursomes or fourballs tomorrow or Saturday at Le Golf National.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018
Ireland faded to tied 11th as the United States of America ended their 20-year wait for victory in the Women’s World Amateur Team Championships by hoisting the Espirito Santo Trophy aloft at Carton House.
Mon, 03 Sep, 2018
Brendan Boyce went through the pain barrier to finish 19th in the men’s 50k walk at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin – having been in a medal position at halfway – as Ireland’s three track representatives bowed out back at the Olympic Stadium.
Tue, 07 Aug, 2018
Ahead of their historic World Cup finals weekend,looked at some things you may not know about our hockey heroes.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2018
She is slight and unfailingly polite but an altogether more robust young lady than the callow girl who cut her basketball teeth in the Parochial Hall on the northside of Cork city.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
Irish coach Mark Scannell admits the pressure is on to deliver Basketball’s European Championships for Small Countries in Cork next month — even though he suspects the hosts are third favourites at best.
Thu, 24 May, 2018
Last week, a leading official in the IAAF, the world governing body for athletics, indicated that in the future athletics would probably introduce a third category of classification – male, female, and intersex. This got me thinking on other aspects of sport that might change in the next two decades or so, writes.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were used to blast the Georgia Dome to smithereens at 7.30am local time.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Nike shares declined the most in almost six weeks after the firm squelched any hope of a quick turnaround at its ailing US operations.
Thu, 28 Sep, 2017
It’s official. After widespread speculation, the powers that be announced on Tuesday that the professional golf calendar as we know it will look remarkably different beginning in 2019.
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017
Roisin Upton is hoping to make up for lost time with the Irish women’s team as they look to land a 2018 World Cup spot over the course of the next two weeks.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
Thu, 06 Apr, 2017
North Carolina politicians have voted to roll back North Carolina's "bathroom bill" in a bid to end the backlash over transgender rights that has cost the state dearly in business projects, conventions and basketball tournaments.
Thu, 30 Mar, 2017
The pied piper of Neptune is back. He’s recruited and coached against NBA talent, scouted Steph Curry and watched more game film and planned more sessions than just about any coach involved in Irish sport. Now, after three decades in the all-consuming ‘rabbit hole’ that’s NCAA basketball,is back where his coaching career began, in Ireland, masterminding the revived national senior team programme.
Sun, 05 Mar, 2017
Pádraig Harrington admits he may need to undergo surgery on a troublesome shoulder injury to ensure he gets back to fitness in time for the Irish Open and the Open at Royal Birkdale.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2017
Frank Murphy was a two-time Olympian and European Championship silver medalist.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016
Thu, 24 Nov, 2016
Tomorrow marks the culmination of the American collegiate cross-country season, when the 79th NCAA championships take place at Terre Haute, hosted by Indiana State University.
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
Fri, 08 Apr, 2016
Thu, 07 Apr, 2016
The road to the Masters starts on the other side of the country for Rory McIlroy.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016
Tue, 09 Feb, 2016
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
Fri, 22 Jan, 2016
Adidas has offered to help US high schools drop Native American mascots.
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
Manny Pacquiao is a really nice guy. and he proved it yet again when he gave college basketball players a ridiculous bonus when they won their league title.
Fri, 30 Oct, 2015
Medical experts and leading rugby officials will gather with peers from other top global sports tomorrow in a bid to accelerate how to properly diagnose and treat player concussions.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015
In a city where standing out from the crowd is the surest-fire way to survive, he’d get lost in a phone box. But contrary to the goading trash talk of his opposite number, that has nothing to do with his height. Chad Mendes is just simply not the stander-outer type. He’s a blender-iner.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
In spite of his previous attempts to quell the public obsession with his ailing golf career, Tiger Woods is truly the only spark that ignites the interest of the general US public.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
You can’t say that Tom Watson doesn’t change with the times.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2014
I’M sitting at a small table in a restaurant in Castleisland with the most influential man in Kerry football over the last ten years for company.
Sat, 20 Sep, 2014