Saoirse Noonan stars as Cork claim another Munster ladies football title

Full forward Saoirse Noonan fired 2-3 from play in Fraher Field as the Rebelettes captured back-to-back TG4 Munster Ladies SFC titles and their 13th in total.

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Colombia come to life in second half to beat Argentina 2-0

Colombia got their Copa America campaign off to a flying start by securing a long-awaited win over Argentina.

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Runaway golf cart injures spectators at US Open

Several spectators were injured by a runaway golf cart during the second round of the US Open at Pebble Beach.

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Coutinho double gets Brazil off to flying start in Copa America

Philippe Coutinho scored a quickfire double as hosts Brazil kicked off their Copa America campaign with a 3-0 victory over Bolivia.

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Airtricity League: Mandroiu strike seals Boh’s unbeaten streak against Rovers

Bohemians won tonight’s Dublin derby at Dalymount Park 2-1.

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Italy put five past Jamaica to move into last 16

Cristiana Girelli scored a hat-trick as Italy cruised into the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup with a 5-0 win over Jamaica in Reims.

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National Women’s Council: Paddy Jackson ‘not a good role model for young people’

The National Women’s Council of Ireland has said sports people like Paddy Jackson need to be held to account for their actions.

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Canada celebrates after Raptors win first NBA title

The Toronto Raptors have won their first NBA title after defeating defending champions the Golden State Warriors in a nail-biting end to game six.

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Barr bags Bislett second-place as Warholm smashes European record

Ireland’s Thomas Barr has produced his best performance of the season in finishing second at the Bislett Games – as world champion Karsten Warholm sensationally smashed the long-standing European 400m hurdles record.

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Investigation into Olympic ticketing scandal to be completed before Tokyo 2020

The Olympic Federation of Ireland (OFI) expects the International Olympic Council’s (IOC) investigation into Pat Hickey and the Rio 2016 ticketing scandal to be completed before the next summer Games in Tokyo in 2020.

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Australia fight back to claim stunning win over Brazil

Australia came from two goals down to stun Brazil 3-2 in their Women’s World Cup clash in Montpellier.

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Diageo cancel 30-year sponsorship of London Irish following Jackson signing

Diageo has cancelled its sponsorship of London Irish Rugby Club over concerns at the signing of Paddy Jackson.

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Germany close in on World Cup progression with narrow win over Spain

Sara Dabritz hit the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain to take control of their Women’s World Cup group.

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Thompson opts out of Cork reckoning for 2019

Four-time All-Ireland winner Ashling Thompson is no longer part of the Cork camogie panel, manager Paudie Murray has confirmed.

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Organisers criticised for lack of reserve days after three Cricket World Cup matches abandoned in five days

Bangladesh’s match with Sri Lanka in Bristol, due to be played yesterday was the third to be abandoned due to rain at this tournament – setting an unwanted record for the most ever.

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Robbie Keane reportedly offered backroom role at Championship club

Ireland’s record goalscorer and striker would be able to continue to work under Mick McCarthy if he took the role.

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McCarthy refuses to bite on possibility of longer Ireland tenure

Mick McCarthy has refused to countenance the idea that he may stay on beyond the current Euro 2020 campaign as Republic of Ireland manager, branding a query on the issue as disrespectful to Stephen Kenny.

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Croke Park announce times and venues for Football qualifiers

RTE and Sky Sports will go head-to-head for GAA viewers’ attention on Saturday June 22 with a pair of attractive football clashes slated for 7pm.

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Seamus Coleman sorry to let Ireland fans down with ‘flat’ performance

Seamus Coleman says he regrets that Ireland weren’t able to put on “a show” for the fans at the Aviva last night.

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Concussion forces Galway football’s Cormac Bane to retire

Former Galway footballer Cormac Bane has been forced to retire from the game following a succession of concussion injuries this year and last.

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