There was an Irish weather wipeout at Royal Birkdale last night as Shane Lowry and former Open champions Darren Clarke and Pádraig Harrington all crashed out in the torrential rain.
Rory McIlroy moved under par heading into the weekend at The Open and reminded himself to stay positive over the coming 36 holes as he bids to chase down halfway leader Jordan Spieth at Royal Birkdale
Since breaking through as a 16-year-old with Offaly in 2007, Siobhán Flannery has taken on many roles but has largely controlled games from midfield or especially centre-back.
Waterford FC 4 - Cobh Ramblers 0: Waterford FC have moved nine points clear at the summit of the SSE Airtricity League First Division with a comprehensive 4-0 win over second placed Cob
Cork’s footballers will rarely feel as isolated as this evening in the Gaelic Grounds, according to former defender Colman Corrigan.
One state-of-the-art new ground, descended from outer space and come to gracious rest in genteel Ballintemple.
Matt Kuchar was delighted to be able to watch his Open Championship rivals battle for survival in the worst of the conditions late yesterday, safe in the knowledge he had come through his own trials u
Shoot-out king David Harte came to Ireland’s rescue to all but assure a first World Cup ticket since 1990 as they battled their way to victory over France at the World League in Johannesburg.
If ever you wanted to demonstrate to a young child just how quickly the fortunes in sport can turn around (once you have the right mindset), then all you have to do is look at how Rory McIlroy’s
Cork City might be out of Europe for another 12 months and looking forward to Champions League football next summer but despite the hefty costs of away trips to Estonia and Cyprus, the club coffers ar
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says Diego Costa was told in January he was not part of the club’s plans.
Dan Martin is on course for his highest overall finish in six attempts at the Tour de France as he’s currently sixth on General Classification, three places higher than he ended up last year.
Four athletes – no matter which way you dress it up, is a number that should cause concern.
Martin O’Neill has admitted that he is concerned about the outcome of Fifa’s disciplinary probe into the criticism he and James McClean made of the referee after Ireland’s World Cup
The year is 1973 and Jack Nicklaus is home alone.
Who is Tommy Guilfoyle? Told by a doctor he’d never hurl, he hit 2-3 against Cork in the 1986 Munster final and played with Feakle until he was 49. He has suffered personal pain. ‘He was v
So finally, the big day has arrived. The Páirc is back open, with a shiny new stadium wrapped up in a big red bow, writes Anthony Daly.
You are always sent a sign. Mind the generation gap. And I’ve had two recently, writes Larry Ryan.
Brian Gregan had been flagged as a potential star ever since his early teens, but the Dubliner became the forgotten man of Irish athletics in recent years after a series of interruptions. However, he
Today’s game is all about the opposing full-back and full-forward units, writes Donal O’Grady.
Lily Parr. Remember the name, particularly because she should never have been forgotten in the first place, writes Liam Mackey.
You can try all the favourites talk you want, Dan Shanahan isn’t buying. The big man from Lismore has been down the road too many times to give in that easily.
“Here’s Leahy at the other end. It’s stopped, it’s saved, it’s a great save by Davy Fitzgerald. And there was a chance for Tipperary to go back in front. Amazing stuff.&r
Yum. Ballpark beer with a dirty baseball.
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U.S. national team goalkeeper Brad Guzan kept a clean sheet in his return to Major League Soccer, Hector Villalba scored in the 86th minute and Atlanta United beat Orlando City 1-0
Follow along here for live updates as the Tigers take on the Twins in the first of a three-game series.
The Utah Jazz have reached an agreement with Justin Zanik and David Morway to join the front office, said a person with knowledge of the situation
8:10 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit, WXYT-FM (97.1): A pair of veteran right-handers open three-game series in Minnesota
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Having missed out on the All Stars and the Anzac Test due to a broken leg suffered at the Auckland Nines, star Jillaroo Kezie Apps had one thing on her mind.
After news of Kyrie Irving's trade request broke and fans appropriately lost their minds, LeBron James re-tweeted a day-old Ray Allen highlight video.
Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes told the San Francisco Chronicle on Friday that he wants to finish his career with the Athletics, the team with which he made his
(The Sports Xchange) - Gerina Piller is halfway to her first LPGA Tour victory.