CBC 21 Crescent CC 19: Ultimately, it came down to a kick of a ball in this exciting Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Junior Cup final at Musgrave Park yesterday.
Through much of Ireland’s disappointing Six Nations campaign, there was plenty of emotion on the pitch, but a lack of emotion off it.
Connacht coach Pat Lam has praised scrum-half Kieran Marmion’s persistence and says he is the perfect example of how to break into the Irish set-up.
Rassie Erasmus struck gold when he captured Jaco Taute on a short-term loan from the Stormers, but is it too much to expect Jean Deysel to make a similar impact during his limited time at Munster?
England promised much but Gareth Southgate’s first match as permanent manager ended in defeat as Lukas Podolski marked his final Germany appearance with a stunning winner.
Late goals have been the hallmark of the St Francis College march to the senior schools final and another late intervention yesterday claimed the Rochestown school the prestigious FAI Schools Tony O&r
Derry manager Damian Barton isn’t surprised to see the Cork footballers fighting for their Division 2 survival, such has been the bizarre nature of this year’s league.
Derek McGrath’s decision to take parental leave from his work as a teacher in Waterford city’s De La Salle for the second successive year highlights what managers, never mind players, are
Patrick O’Connor admits that Clare’s recent Munster championship record is unacceptable — and “irks” the current group.
Eddie Keher finds it “extraordinary” Brian Cody was questioned following the opening Division 1A defeats to Waterford and Clare.
Waterford’s Stephen Bennett has appealed for patience from the county’s success-starved supporters — insisting there’s no guarantee of senior glory on the back of U21 heroics.
Of all the fresh faces in the Ireland U21s squad for Saturday’s Euro qualification opener, Manchester United’s Kieran O’Hara has had the biggest crash-course of late.
EirGrid Leinster U21 football championship Dublin 2-10 Longford 0-9: Con O’Callaghan offered another glimpse of his rare talent by scoring 2-5 in Mullingar as holders Dublin soared through
The more you talk to Republic of Ireland players ahead of tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier against Wales the more obvious it is the fixation on Gareth Bale is centred outside the home team’s
Jeff Hendrick’s journey from fringe squad member to cog in the Irish midfield was all but completed at last summer’s European Championships in France but the Burnley player couldn’t
World number two Rory McIlroy faces an uphill battle to regain the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play title after losing to Soren Kjeldsen in their opening group match in Austin.
UCD repeated last year’s results by taking the Gannon Cup, Corcoran Cup, and Sally Moorhead Trophy at the Dublin University Boat Races (Colours) 2017. It also means nine of the last 10 Gannon Cu
It’s a decade since soccer made its Croke Park debut when Ireland faced Wales but the occasion didn’t have the same impact as rugby’s appearances at GAA HQ.
Some 20 clubs and schools feature in the Ireland U19 squad to face Japan U19s at Donnybrook on Saturday (4.30pm).
IRFU chief executive Philip Browne has refused to countenance whether the union would regroup and launch a fresh bid for the 2027 Rugby World Cup in the event that its bid to play host to the 2023 tou
Growing up I wanted to digest anything about sport that I could, from watching games live and on tv, reading the daily paper from back to front and of course tearing into the most recent sporting auto
David Johnson was a breakout MVP candidate in 2016 after churning up a league high 2,118 yards from scrimmage and 20 touchdowns.
Kyle Edmund capped a dreadful day for British players when his floodlit first round Miami Open defeat made it 0-4 wipeout for Great Britain in South Florida.
One of the best players in the NFL turned 28-years-old Wednesday.
The decision between Ole Miss and Mississippi State won't come down to family ties for Jett Johnson
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino will replace Gabriel Jesus in the Brazil team to play Uruguay in Thursday's crunch World Cup qualifier, coach Tite said on Wednesday.
At 5'5" Morgan William was doubted coming out of high school. As a junior at Mississippi State she's still doubted. In her second season starting for Vic Schaefer's Bulldogs she has separated herself,
Spots for a back-row place in Gatland's touring squad to New Zealand are set to be the most contentious with a number of players impressing in the Six Nations.
Dana Altman is back in his old stomping grounds for the NCAA Midwest Regional
Are the Dragons going to prove an enigmatic nightmare for tipsters in 2017? And will Kieran Foran be the answer to the Warriors' woes?
Daniel Vidot has stripped back weight in a bid to start life on the Gold Coast in the best possible fashion, but a groin injury stopped him starting the season.
A match between two teams who are down on troops but are more than capable of coming away with the two competition points.
With rumblings of a boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather growing ever-louder, the Nevada State Athletic Commission has dramatically reduced the punishment it handed the Irishman la
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell, a two-time Twenty20 World Cup winner, has appealed to have his one-year ban for a doping whereabouts rule violation dismissed.