Few sports blur the lines of cinema quite like boxing.
Colm Collins is in his fourth year as Clare football manager. He is also on his fourth coach, leading the man himself to quip: “I must be very difficult to get on with”.
Wherever else the Cork footballers may fall down this summer, fitness won’t be an issue.
All-Ireland winning Cork football manager Conor Counihan believes the county’s decline is partly down to poor club structures.
They’re not half-pregnant now. For years there, that’s essentially how the Cork senior hurlers were going about the place.
The 62-year-old, who only took charge at Selhurst Park on December 23, guided the Eagles to safety on May 14 following a 4-0 defeat of Hull, who were relegated as a result.
Pat Spillane admits he made an error in condemning Tyrone for playing “puke football” in beating Kerry on their way to winning the 2003 All-Ireland title.
There are men with a foot in both camps for tonight’s Europa League final. Daley Blind is one, another is Wesley Sneijder.
Leitrim star Emlyn Mulligan has stressed the need for a tiered All-Ireland football championship to make the game more appealing to players from developing counties.
The An Post Rás burst into life yesterday as an Irish rider landed a first stage win of the week and the race for the yellow jersey was blown wide open.
Every schoolkid dreams of playing for their club, their county, or their country. Few are still wearing the uniform when that dream comes true, but Luke Meade was.
It is one of the great ironies of football, but also a tribute to the pragmatism of Jose Mourinho, that the Europa League, a competition once much derided by Manchester United fans from their heady pe
‘I guess it’s all about pressure. I know pressure and understand there are big moments in a game,’ says Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus.
Ireland star Robbie Henshaw will be armed with words of wisdom from former Lions captain Brian O’Driscoll when he heads to New Zealand next week.
Cork City goalkeepers Mark McNulty and Alan Smith are literally lending a helping hand to the Irish cause.
Ajax’s first professional coach was Wicklow native John Kirwan, who allegedly played a key role in choosing the club’s iconic white shirt with a red vertical strip.
Paul Kennedy is in line for his biggest team challenge to date when Ireland take on seven opponents in Friday’s important Division 1 Nations Cup of Italy in Rome.
Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State Warriors should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference finals.
James Cooney was the star of the Munster Junior A action last weekend, beating Michael Murphy by three bowls after a scintillating 10 shot salvo at Whitechurch on Sunday.
Across a season of 31 competitive games, Leinster registered 23 wins, a single draw and only seven defeats.
“There are personal moments in the film and some family footage. I know fans want to see something more than what they have in the last 24 years.”
Natalie Gennuso of Las Vegas High scored on a 23-yard touchdown reception with 32.3 seconds left to give the Sunrise Region a 26-20 victory over the Sunset Region in the Class 4A flag football all-sta
Recently-crowned league champions Apoel face current cup holders Apollon in Wednesday’s Cypriot Cup final at the GSP Stadium. The two sides have shared the last four Cypriot Cups between them and are
Steven Matz struggled through four innings in his first Triple-A rehab start, and the 51s gave up a season high in runs in a 14-3 road loss to the Round Rock Express on Tuesday.
“If I have had some discussions, I don’t tell you,” he laughed.
The Premier League team’s 26.3-million-pound man is known for his intensity and his devotion to his homeland.
If the Houston Astros represent a bona fide playoff contender, then the Tigers aren’t even in the conversation.
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The American wrestlers Kyle Snyder and Helen Maroulis and the beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings are among at least 100 athletes with damaged medals.
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke has extended his contract by five years in a deal that will keep him in the Spanish capital until 2024.
Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night and force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Co
Ladies and gentlemen, it seems we can announce the winner of the 24th season of "Dancing with the Stars." Yes, that's right. Although the cast was just revealed Wednesday mo
Facing elimination, Ottawa rebounded with a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Sloppy defense, an ineffective bullpen and an inability to hit with runners in scoring position cost top-seeded UCF during its opening game in the American Athletic Conference Tournament. No. 8 East C