A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
“Let’s give Madrid something to think about”. Yes, let’s. Who the hell are Brighton, for starters.
Mon, 14 May, 2018
Wed, 01 Nov, 2017
Opel has been having a hard time of it over the last decade or so.
Sat, 19 Aug, 2017
One of the first things you learn booking flights for this summer tour is that contrary to the initial IRFU missive announcing Ireland taking on the USA en route to Japan, is that it ain’t on the way to the Land of the Rising Sun.
Sat, 10 Jun, 2017
examines how the government is willing to turn a blind eye to some incursions into our territory by other nations but finds others to be unacceptable
Tue, 06 Jun, 2017
Whenattended an outing with Muskerry Vintage Car Club, he was struck by the number of members driving classic Fords.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016
Thu, 20 Oct, 2016
Fri, 02 Sep, 2016
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
Back in the day when Ford, in its infinite wisdom, decided to introduce a ‘European’ version of a car which was originally conceived and designed for the American market, the giant US car-maker invariably made a complete horse’s collar of it, writes
Sat, 13 Aug, 2016
I will make a full and free confession at once, and get it off my chest.
Thu, 12 May, 2016
Kayser Soze, Kevin Spacey’s memorable villain in ‘The Usual Suspects’, delivered one of cinema’s greatest lines 20 years ago when he reasoned the devil’s greatest trick was convincing the world he didn’t exist, writes Brendan O’Brien.
Fri, 20 Feb, 2015
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
Uh-oh. This is bad…
Tue, 22 Jul, 2014
It was a Stanley-Livingstone moment, right enough, two intrepid travellers from the old world meeting up in the steaming heart of the Amazonian rain forest.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2014
THIS week we take a trip down memory lane in a car which will still — hopefully — resonate with many readers.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
“It’s very… American, isn’t it?” Baseball is a cornerstone of Americana that has helped me get past that attitude.
Wed, 26 Mar, 2014
A remarkable Singles Sunday at the Ryder Cup in Medinah wasn't just a case of ‘what if’ for the USA. A series of fortunate twists diverted the Big Mo to Olazabal’s Europe. Was Seve watching, asks Simon Lewis?
Sun, 23 Dec, 2012
When Kilkenny and Galway finished all square in their initial All-Ireland hurling final meeting four weeks ago, there were more than a few writers who leaned instinctively on that brilliant old quote about how a draw was like kissing your sister.
Fri, 05 Oct, 2012
Paul McGinley fully acknowledges he is widely regarded as a red-hot favourite to become the first Irish captain of the 2014 European Ryder Cup team.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2012
ONCE upon a time Ireland had a fine healthy population of working scarecrows.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2012
NO wonder the spirit of volunteerism is dead.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2011
BY NOW, the egg-chasing is well under way; interminable weeks of mismatches and dead rubbers before any half-serious participant starts all over again in the quarters.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2011
DARREN CLARKE’S stirring British Open success can act as an inspiration to European golf’s top ladies when they face a seemingly invincible American side at Killeen Castle next month.
Wed, 03 Aug, 2011
ONE lucky sailor was rescued after falling overboard during the Sovereigns Cup in Kinsale yesterday.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
SCHADENFREUDE is not, perhaps, the noblest of human emotions. Moreover, revelling in the tribulations of other clubs can be regarded as being a tad ‘small time’, if you overdo it.
Wed, 06 Oct, 2010
A CHANGE of pace saw standings across the 13 classes tighten into two distinct groups: the outright battles for first place in some, and clear favourites in others. Light winds are again expected today while there will be possible near-gale conditions tomorrow.
Wed, 14 Jul, 2010
WHAT a sublime-to-the-ridiculous week for travelling Reds.
Wed, 17 Feb, 2010
COLIN Montgomerie may surprise us but it is difficult to believe he would include two people among his assistants at Celtic Manor next October who have never played in the Ryder Cup.
Tue, 09 Feb, 2010
OUR football correspondent LIAM MACKEY is back in top form and full of energy.
Tue, 12 Jan, 2010
LIE still and stay skewered, damn you. Don’t you just hate it when the sacrificial lamb gets up and blows a big fat raspberry in your leering face? It’s too late in the day for me to start acting the uberfan.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2009
MARK TEIXEIRA and Hideki Matsui shook the New York Yankees from their slumber and sent the World Series to tonight’s third game in Philadelphia tied at 1-1.
Sat, 31 Oct, 2009
TWO managers under fire go head to head”. That’s how Saturday’s game was described in the big build-up.
Wed, 11 Feb, 2009
RATIONALISATION, how could football live without it?
Wed, 12 Nov, 2008
IN my youth, school days would pass with the agonising crawl of a John Terry train of thought.
Wed, 10 Sep, 2008
THE Beijing Bureau (Aquatic Division) have been moaning about their 6.30am start to watch fit young women training in the superb swimming complex.
Fri, 08 Aug, 2008
Wed, 13 Feb, 2008
THERE was a time in Ireland when people made a wonder of the fact that households in America could have one, two, or even three cars.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2007
Wed, 19 Dec, 2007
Wed, 05 Dec, 2007