Former Ireland rugby star Ronan O’Gara has just experienced one of the more unsettling aspects of life in his new home in Christchurch, New Zealand.
"The same skill set as Lionel Messi."
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has signed a two-year contract extension with the FAI.
Plymouth defender Ryan Edwards has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, the League One club have announced.
Tower Bridge swooped late to win the Nathaniel Lacy & Partners Solicitors Novice Hurdle, the opening event of the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown.
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George Groves’ place in the World Boxing Super Series final is in doubt after his unanimous points win over Chris Eubank Jr. Saturday.
Robert Lewandowski converted a 91st-minute penalty to rescue Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich with a 2-1 win at Wolfsburg Saturday that took their winning streak to 13 and extended their advantage at
Roger Federer came to the ABN AMRO World Tournament aiming to secure a return to the top of the world rankings.
Edinson Cavani struck twice as Paris Saint-Germain beat Strasbourg 5-2 Saturday to relieve some of the pressure on the runaway Ligue 1 leaders following their Champions League defeat at Real Madrid.
Kevin Gameiro came off the bench to score one goal and make another for Diego Costa as Atletico Madrid beat Athletic Bilbao 2-0 in La Liga Sunday.
Manchester City’s bid for a historic quadruple rolls into Wigan for Monday’s FA Cup fifth round tie, with avenging a shock defeat to the Latics in the 2013 final also in mind.
Napoli matched Juventus with a 1-0 win over SPAL Sunday to regain top spot in Italy from the champions who had earlier won the Turin derby by the same score.
Nao Kodaira stormed to gold in the women’s 500-meters in an Olympic record time of 36.94 seconds at the Gangneung Oval Sunday, becoming the first female speedskater from Japan to win an Olympic titl
Norway’s Oystein Braaten struck early with a brilliant first run as he claimed gold in the Olympic freestyle skiing men’s slopestyle event Sunday.
Martin Fourcade won the men’s 15 km mass start biathlon by mere millimeters but the history books will show that the gold medal made him France’s greatest Olympian, regardless of the margin of vic
Oleksandr Abramenko pulled off one of the best jumps of his life to win the aerials competition in the freestyle skiing Sunday and become the first Ukrainian man to collect a Winter Olympic gold medal
Austrian Marcel Hirscher claimed his second Olympic gold of the Pyeongchang Games Sunday, showing all his class and experience to comprehensively win the men’s giant slalom.
Southern Miss defeated Mississippi State 5-2 Sunday to complete the three-game sweep.
Ties at the Olympics aren’t as rare as you might think