Nearly five weeks ago, the championship revved into high gear via that terrific Cork-Tipperary Munster quarter-final.
As if being selected in the British and Irish Lions Test front row was not confidence-lifting in itself, Tadhg Furlong received a further boost from Warren Gatland to send him into tomorrow morning&rs
Garry Ringrose hasn’t looked back since making his Irish debut last November and tomorrow (6.40am, Eir Sport) he will chalk up his 11th appearance in a row for the national side.
With Kilkenny not exactly lighting up Cusack Park on Wednesday evening, it was left to Limerick to fire the first warning signal in the race for All-Ireland U21 glory.
The disappointment on Leeside that Páirc Uí Chaoimh will not be ready for the Munster football final is shared in the Kingdom, Kerry football manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice said last
Tipperary boss Michael Ryan says that his All-Ireland champions are itching to escape from hurling “purgatory.”
Paul McBride is the only Irish star left standing in the 122nd Amateur Championship at Royal St George’s on the Kent coast.
Sergio Garcia marked his first appearance on European soil since winning the Masters by heading into the second day of the BMW International in third place.
Richard Kilpatrick (Banbridge GC), Tim Rice (Limerick GC), and Colm Moriarty (Drive Golf Performance) lead the way on six under par after the opening round of the 107th Irish PGA Championship at Moyva
Ireland have been awarded Test status and given full member status following a meeting of the International Cricket Council [ICC], the sport’s governing body, in London yesterday.
The Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) will insist that all sports represented at future Olympic Games will have to be led by their high performance directors.
Liverpool have finally kick-started their summer recruitment drive in earnest after completing a deal for Roma winger Mohamed Salah.
Celtic’s potential powder-keg Champions League qualifier with Northern Irish champions Linfield in Belfast now looks set to take place on July 14.
It’s been ten months and two days since the closing ceremony at the Maracana Stadium brought an end to a deeply flawed extravaganza in Brazil but, for the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI), Rio 2
You’re sitting 18 points clear at the top of the league, you’re unbeaten since the start of the season and you’re entering into European competition with an attractive draw against L
Not screaming and roaring, rather going menacingly into the night. That is the leadership approach Warren Gatland sees Lions Test captain Peter O’Mahony possessing as he prepares to lead the tou
All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen knows all about the benefits of taking a series lead from a first Test victory, but he is relishing a genuine three-game tussle with the British & Irish Lions ov
Across the generations, the fundamental strength of every single sports club is defined by its ability to command the devotion of people who commit their time, energy and talents to its service.
Irish boxing could surpass its remarkable record at the last five European Championships in Kharkiv, Ukraine this weekend.
With little preparation time, the opening test of a Lions series can often be decided by poor selection.
Hurling is a good game. A centre-back can catch a ball above his head in hurling and lump it over his shoulder. Imagine a centre-back in football catching it and kicking it as far as he could: he will
Legendary sports writer Frank Deford spent five decades as one of the defining voices of Sports Illustrated.
With four rounds completed Sam Moffett (Ford Focus WRC) is marching towards success in the Triton National Rally Championship.
Port of Spain, June 23: Ahead of their first one-day international (ODI) match against West Indies, former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was seen giving pep talks young wicketkeeper-batsman Rish
The Oakland AD talks about the basketball program’s expectations and overseeing a mid-major program.
Australia star Johnathan Thurston will miss the Rugby League World Cup after a shoulder injury ruled him out of next month's State of Origin decider, effectively ending his Queensland career.
London, June 23: With history set to be made and the joy of the ICC Champions Trophy still fresh in mind, excitement could barely be higher for the start of the 11th edition of the ICC Women's World C
The Gunners are trying to tie Sanchez and Ozil to new contracts but, should they be successful, they could breach the short term cost control (STCC) restricting teams to £7m increases in total sala
MADRID (Reuters) - The Barcelona state prosecutor said on Friday it was not opposed to substituting a 21-month prison sentence for a fine for tax fraud handed down to soccer player Lionel Messi, as lo
Despite signing Mohamed Salah, Liverpool are far from finished in the transfer window as they have seen a bid for Kylian Mbappe rejected by Monaco. Find out all the latest updates.
Ahead of the match, WILL KELLEHER IN AUCKLAND takes you through a few key questions, setting you up for your breakfast viewing as New Zealand take on the Lions at Eden Park.
IUPUI would come from the Summit League, the same conference Oakland came from when it joined the Horizon in 2013.
Despite all his troubles off the golf course, Tiger Woods couldn't help but try to give advice to close friend and current World No 4 Jason Day after his poor US Open first round at Erin Hills.