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.
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.
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.
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
REGINA — The defining measure of Mike O’Shea’s football greatness and the mark he’s made on the Canadian Football League can’t be found with a simple Google search &mdash
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.
Saying his finger feels normal, Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer proclaimed himself healed following his first exhibition start this year, a 6-1 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals
It has been nine years since Jay-Jay Okocha's twinkle toes last graced a competitive football match but it seems he has managed to retain much of the skill that made him a cult hero.
Michael Keane received a warm round of applause from his team-mates in the England dressing room as Glenn Hoddle was invited to break from his media duties with ITV to present the defender with his
Three Big Ten teams are among the final 16 standing in the NCAA Tournament: Purdue, Michigan and Wisconsin.
The Chicago Bulls honored late general manager Jerry Krause with a moment of silence prior to their game against the Detroit Pistons
As the Ottawa Senators hit the home stretch of the regular season, they can almost taste the playoffs. With 10 games remaining, they’re perhaps as few as three or four wins away from guaranteeing a sp
Walden Davis has never played linebacker in his life. The Southern Miss coaching staff isn't worried about it, though.
Here’s a question to fans of the Winnipeg Jets. Who’s staying up past bedtime on back-to-back nights to watch a .500 hockey club either go through the motions or put in the hard work neces
It was a night of promise on the field for Gareth Southgate's men, but away from it some shameful chanting from supporters in the away end left a black mark against England's name.
Swatting the second-most home runs in spring training so far hasn't hurt Greg Bird's rising stock to become the New York Yankees' starting first baseman.
Chants of “three more years,” echoed from the supporter section before Orlando City’s last match. They were directed at Lions goalkeeper Joe Bendik, who recently signed a three-year contract extension
The unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Argentina or Lionel Messi could move a step closer to becoming reality Thursday as the South American giants prepare to face archrivals Chile in a cruci
Peter Lovenkrands has emerged as a shock contender for the Rangers No 3 role – with the former Ibrox winger locked in a three-way fight with Barry Ferguson and John Brown.