Tadhg Furlong is nominated for the third year in a row.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020
The Cork teenager put three past Preston in a 4-2 win just three days after making his Premier League debut.
Sun, 05 Jan, 2020
A year to the day since Liverpool last tasted defeat, in a reverse to Manchester City that effectively cost them the league title, Mohamed Salah helped ensure his team remained firmly on course to put that matter right in 2020.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
CHAMPIONS Cup organisers EPRC has launched an investigation into the sideline incidents in the second half of Munster's Round 4 clash with champions Saracens at Allianz Park.
Sun, 15 Dec, 2019
Graham Rowntree believes Saracens will be an even more dangerous prospect due to their off-field problems when they visit Munster tomorrow for the sold-out Heineken Champions Cup clash at Thomond Park.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2019
Both broadcasters say there will be no additional charge to customers.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Michael Conlan is promising a career-best performance as he returns to action in Belfast this weekend.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
In another stellar year for Ireland’s most capped rugby player, O’Driscoll’s ODM & Promotions Ltd enjoyed profits of €596,006 in the 12 months to the end of August last.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Brian O’Driscoll believes Joe Schmidt’s Ireland team can take inspiration from Shane Lowry’s Open triumph as they seek to emulate the Offaly golfer by climbing higher than ever before on the world stage.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
A crucial detail to emerge from the ongoing row in the UK about the BBC taking away free TV licences for over-75s concerns the age of people who actually watch TV. The average age of a BBC1 viewer, it turns out, is 61, and a year older for BBC2. In other words, a large proportion of the Beeb’s customers do not pay for the service, hence the decision to make Grandma stump up for the Antiques Roadshow.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019
In a statement, European Professional Club Rugby said: “EPCR does not condone the entry of a spectator to the field of play.
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
Cork’s Oliver Plunkett Street is 850m metres long.
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
Jacob Stockdale has apologised to Ulster fans after he made what Brian O'Driscoll called an 'unforgivable' error.
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
Rhys Ruddock will captain the Leinster Rugby team taking on Ulster tomorrow, while Johnny Sexton has been ruled out following an injury.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019
Brian O'Driscoll has appealed to World Rugby to address the "blight on the game" of slide tackles.
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018
BT Sport presenter Jake Humphrey revealed the news about the former Tottenham and England player, who now works as a TV pundit.
Sat, 27 Oct, 2018
The NBA starts again on Tuesday night with a high-profile doubleheader.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Five years on from the acrimonious restructuring of the European Champions Cup, the tournament’s new organisers, European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) have finally stumbled across what appears to be the best balance between the old Heineken Cup, as driven by the Dublin based European Rugby Cup (ERC), and the new entity.
Wed, 10 Oct, 2018
Amy Huberman admits she’s had nervy moments writing her first TV comedy, says. And yes, she does test lines on Brian
Tue, 09 Oct, 2018
Munster are set to return to terrestrial airwaves for the first time in 12 years after their Heineken Champions Cup round two clash with Gloucester was chosen for free-to-air broadcast.
Sat, 18 Aug, 2018
Accumulated profits at the main firm owned by rugby legend Brian O’Driscoll last year almost topped the €6m mark.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
Is the charitable initiative a good news story or morally wrong?
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
Mon, 28 May, 2018
Sligo artist Dan Leydon has already claimed a Champions League three-in-a-row this season, but now the Liverpool fan hopes Real Madrid stop following in his footsteps.
Fri, 25 May, 2018
Stuart Lancaster has labeled Jonathan Sexton as the “complete” player and suggested the out-half could even emulate Tom Brady by excelling at the elite level beyond his 40th birthday.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
It is a good job Josh van der Flier is a glass-half-full type of character. Only someone of a positive and optimistic disposition could view sitting in the stands in Bilbao this weekend as a sign of progress.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
TG4 retain some rights, although eir will have exclusive rights to the Leinster-Munster derby matches.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
James Haskell signed off his final home match for Wasps by lamenting that rugby had become "pathetic" after he was penalised for a high tackle that could have cost his side victory over Northampton.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
For a certain type of Irish sports fan,European Champions Cup rugby weekends like the one just gone will always be a reminder of when life got that bit more awkward, writes.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
Leinster have three nominees for the European Player of the Year award.
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Let the scramble begin.
Wed, 04 Apr, 2018
United have been knocked out of the Champions League.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
Chiellini was in tears as he arrived with Gianluigi Buffon and other teammates for Astori's funeral today.
Thu, 08 Mar, 2018
Arsenal survived a major scare to secure their spot in the last 16 of the Europa League despite suffering an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat to Ostersund.
Fri, 23 Feb, 2018
Most people will have been amazed when they saw the ball hop up just before Cristiano Ronaldo converted his penalty last night.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2018
Harry Kane's 23rd Premier League goal of the season gave Tottenham the North London bragging rights.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2018
Amazon’s sports broadcasting ambitions will be tested this week in a multi-billion pound auction of English Premier League soccer rights, potentially pitting it against Sky and BT.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
The calls for England’s skipper to be dropped can continue. Inside the Red Rose’s camp, the Northampton Saints hooker is still the team’s leader.
Fri, 02 Feb, 2018
Tadgh Beirne is one of four Irish players nominated for the European Player of the Year award.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
Jose Mourinho has revealed striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be sidelined for a month.
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017