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.
Comical run-up - check...
As Fredrik Lindstroem cruised to the finish line to secure gold for Sweden in the men's biathlon relay Friday night, the stadium announcer at the Alpensia Biathlon Center belted out "the king is on fi
The FA said in a statement that the yellow ribbon worn by the former Barcelona boss on his jacket in support of imprisoned Catalan politicians was in breach of its kit and advertising regulations.
Scotland skipper John Barclay insists he is not falling for Eddie Jones' Mr Nice Guy routine. The outspoken England head coach ditched his usual mind games for a more diplomatic approach.
FIFA has ended its involvement in Brazil forward Neymar's dispute with his former club Barcelona over an outstanding bonus payment of 43 million euros ($53.5 million), world soccer's ruling body said
The hard-up Australian bobsleigh team were forced to rent their sled to compete at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics - and they're not the only ones looking for cheaper ways to get by.
Leicester have had to recalibrate their ambitions since winning the Premier League title, and Claude Puel admits that competing with the top six once again is currently a pipe dream.
Reports in Spain claimed after the Leganes game that Gareth Bale has 'run out of credit' at the Bernabeu and the European champions will try to offload him this summer.
PETER CROUCH: Finish playing, go into the media: it is assumed now when footballers retire they will take the safer option and turn their backs on management.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has hailed Belgian midfield powerhouse Mousa Dembele as one of the 'greatest talents' in football history.
RIATH AL-SAMARRAI IN PYEONGCHANG: It could hardly have gone much worse for Eve Muirhead, except perhaps if she dropped a stone on her foot and bashed her thumb with the hammer.
A German figure skater’s free skate will be remembered, but not for being an exceptional Olympic performance. Nicole Schott, who finished 18th in the event in Pyeongchang, chose part of the score f
American skier Mikaela Shiffrin won a gold and a silver medal in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Close friends, fierce competitors and, now, the two best women figure skaters in the world.
My Boy Jack enters Derby picture -- but how to get there? That and more on tap in Thoroughbred racing.