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”.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The trio were shooting on the sets of TKSS for a brief comedy tadka before Shikhar and Hardik fly to England for Champions Trophy participation.
Before a few hundred fans, the one-time Cy Young candidate tried to salvage his career, but allowed two homers in two-plus innings
Stones, Molotov cocktails and flares were thrown, garbage bins and traffic lights were set on fire and shop windows were smashed during clashes between AEL and Apollon fans on Tuesday night at Enaeri
His side has suffered back-to-back defeats where they have leaked 30 points or more, but Warriors coach Stephen Kearney refuses to swing the selection axe.
The Local Organising Committee of the South American Juniors track and field championships which will be held here next month yesterday said that everything was in place for a successful championships
Guyana’s leading youth and sports organization, the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club, will stage a special T20 cricket tournament in honour of its Patron, His Excellency President David Granger’s
(BBC) Sporting events and venues in England are conducting major security reviews after 22 people were killed in an attack at Manchester Arena.
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The collision brought a hush to Dodger Stadium, a ballpark still reeling from a ninth-inning hiccup that spoiled Clayton Kershaw’s bid for his first shutout of 2017. An inning later, three innings
Ten persons have been appointed Referees Development Officers (RDOs) following a training session on May 20th at the Boardroom of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Secretariat.
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HOVE, England, CMC – Outstanding Jofra Archer once again pressed home his all-rounder credentials as he smashed a high class half-century to help Sussex take command of their Division Two County Champ
(Reuters) – San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili walked off the AT&T Center court for perhaps the final time in his brilliant career on Monday, showered with cheers from the home crowd and
Matt Adams singled in the winning run with about 200 fans left in the stands for the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 in a game delayed over three hours by rain
PARIS, (Reuters) – Security worries could create a tense atmosphere at the French Open this year after a bomb attack on a British concert hall killed 22 people, French tennis player Lucas Pouill
Craig Anderson stopped 45 shots, Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Tuesday night to force a decisive Game 7 in
KRASNODAR, Russia, (Reuters) – Russia’s preparations for hosting the soccer World Cup next year are on track, Russian President Vladimir Putin told the head of world soccer’s governing body, FI
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Barbados stunned World number four Jamaica with a pulsating 43-41 victory here Monday night, stealing a 1-1 draw in the three-Test series and registering their first win over
(The Sports Xchange) – Atlanta Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap has opted out of his contract for next season to become a free agent this summer, according to multiple reports Monday.
(The Sports Xchange) – Stephen Curry scored 36 points and Kevin Durant added 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Golden State Warriors strolled to a 129-115 win over San Antonio Spurs on Monday to
(Reuters) – England all-rounder Ben Stokes says batting tips from Australia captain and IPL team mate Steve Smith was key to helping him improve as a player following a hugely successful debut s
The Georgetown Softball Cricket League Inc (GSCL Inc.) is set to host its annual Independence Cup T20 softball competition this Friday at the Everest Cricket Club Ground.
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MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Australia’s cricket board gambled that greed would motivate top players into accepting a pay offer and while that bet has backfired the parties are likely to thrash out a
PARIS, (Reuters) – French anti-corruption police searched the homes of Paris Saint-Germain footballers Angel Di Maria and Javier Pastore as well as the club’s offices yesterday as part of an inv