Serpentine makes all to give O’Brien record eighth Derby victory

Serpentine sprang a 25-1 surprise as he made all for a famous victory in the Investec Derby at Epsom.

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Patrick Sarsfield defies 15lb hike to land Navan spoils

A 15lb hike up the handicap for a facile success at Leopardstown was not enough to prevent a second success of the season for Patrick Sarsfield, who took the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Nasrullah Premier Handicap for Joseph O’Brien and Declan McDonogh at Navan yesterday.

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Avondhu and Seandún opt not to take part in divisional club GAA in 2020

Beara, Carbery, Duhallow, and UCC will each enter a team in this year’s Cork Premier Senior football championship, while Imokilly and UCC are headed straight for the final of the colleges/divisional hurling section given the vast majority of divisions are opting not to put forward a hurling team.

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Anthony Daly: Do Tipp have the savagery to go for back-to-back titles?

When Clarecastle met Newmarket-on-Fergus in the 1992 championship, we went into the game as raging hot favourites, not just because we were reigning county champions, but because of the way the modern tradition between the clubs had been emphatically turned on its head.

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Kerry club chairmen say pitches should have opened earlier

Two Kerry club chairmen believe GAA pitches could have been opened earlier than yesterday.

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Patrickswell meet Adare and Doon in Limerick SHC

Champions Patrickswell were grouped with Adare and Doon in tonight’s draw for the Limerick SHC.

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Report: Tyson Fury parts ways with Daniel Kinahan

Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury has cut ties with Daniel Kinahan, according to reports in a British newspaper this morning.

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John Joe Sheehan: The Kingdom’s unassuming inspiration

The funeral mass for the late John Joe Sheehan takes place at St Patrick’s Church, Rochestown tomorrow afternoon.

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Dungiven GAA answer the call in their community’s hour of need

Demand is nowhere near what it was at the height of lockdown, but even as we make a slow return to normality, Derry’s Dungiven club will continue assisting the vulnerable and elderly members of their community.

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Peaceful claims Irish 1,000 Guineas crown at Curragh

Peaceful provided Aidan O’Brien with another Classic victory when running out an impressive winner of the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

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Siskin overcame a troubled passage to ultimately power to victory in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

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Cork county championships look set to begin with group format

The Cork County Board will not make a final decision on how their county championships are structured until Croke Park publishes a master fixture schedule for the 2020 inter-county championships.

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Aidan O’Brien’s More Beautiful wins first race in Ireland since March

Winning trainer of the second race, Jessica Harrington, is not permitted on track as the coronavirus protocols employed by Horse Racing Ireland preclude over 70s attending meetings.

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Naas racecourse has been primed for the return of Irish racing on Monday afternoon and racecourse manager Eamonn McEvoy is confident of a positive experience.

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Ronan O’Gara: Ambitious dressing room shouldn’t be confused with a confession box

We had moments in that successful Munster dressing room. The outbursts were never calculated though, even in training.

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Ten football tyros who wouldn’t shine this summer

Had this been any other summer, the various provincial minor football championships would be in full flow.

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Anthony Daly: ‘Maybe we were just a bit madder and wilder back in our time’

In October 1996, Clare travelled to Belfast for the official opening of the Patrick Sarsfields club’s new pitch on Stewartstown Avenue, a two-day event, based around a challenge game against Antrim on the Sunday.

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McGregor Goes On Insane Twitter Rant Calling Out The Entire Division
Conor was out for blood today, mauling Justin Gaethje, Dustin Poirier and Khabib with words that would destroy any normal person. The fans make the sport!Watching the other night I was against going in without them. But it will be my fucking pleasure to display the... Read more
‘When you are pounding the treadmill in a sweat suit there was nothing like the thought of a big win to help stay motivated’

[i]Q & A with Fran Berr[/i]y

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QUIZ: Can you name all 32 counties of Ireland?
Can you name all 32 counties in Ireland? It seems straight forward enough but surprisingly many people struggle to remember them all. You have nine minutes ‘which is too much time to be honest’ to remember them all and try not to cheat. Good luck. Read more