Despite the brilliance of Conor McManus and Michael Murphy, Ireland wilted in the Adelaide heat and have it all to do to retain the International Rules series in next Saturday’s test in Perth.
Sun, 12 Nov, 2017
Wednesday morning in a café in Portlaoise and Gordon Matthews, general manager for Rugby League Ireland, is responding to a query as to why people in this country should pay heed to the code’s World Cup which starts tomorrow and sees Ireland taking on Fiji, England and Australia in the obligatory group of death.
Fri, 25 Oct, 2013
Paddy Downey, whose death took place yesterday at the age of 84, was one of Ireland’s best-known and respected sports journalists, whose vivid prose and expertise on Gaelic games enriched the pages of The Irish Times for over three decades.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
GAA chiefs are set to send a representative to Melbourne for the funeral of former Dublin minor footballer and AFL legend Jim Stynes, whose passing after a heroic battle against cancer has generated a huge outpouring of tributes in both Ireland and Australia.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2012