Ireland - Sports Weekend
Saturday - 15th December, 2018
Munster braced for backlash
Pool Two Castres v Munster Stade Pierre Fabre, today, 5.30pm Live on BT Sport 3 A bristling rivalry,...
Saturday - 8th December, 2018
Ulster claim a notable scalp
into the abyss having been eliminated after a mere three games. Ulster produced tries from ...
Saturday - 1st December, 2018
Impressive Munster march on
Munster 44 Tries: Farrell (2), Conway (2), Earls (3), Bleyendaal. Cons: Hanrahan 2. Edinburgh 14 Tri...
Saturday - 24th November, 2018
McCarthy returns to familiar role
Sixteen years and one month after he departed the role of Ireland manager, talking about the pride h...
Saturday - 17th November, 2018
Try as Ireland might, the All Blacks likely to try better
It’s only taken 114 years and 31 meetings, but there’s never been a bigger, more meaningful Irel...
Saturday - 10th November, 2018
Ireland to extend their proud home record
Historically, Ireland and Argentina rarely met until the noughties – whereupon familiarity bread c...
Saturday - 3rd November, 2018
Pressure on Carbery and McGrath to step up
Ireland return to the scene of, arguably, their greatest one-off triumph two years ago when they bea...
Saturday - 27th October, 2018
De Gea’s future is uncertain – Mourinho
José Mourinho has admitted for the first time he is “not confident” that David de Gea w...
Saturday - 20th October, 2018
Taylor prepares to defend title in Boston
Katie Taylor faces up to Puerto Rico’s Cindy Serrano at the weigh-in for tonight’s WBA/IBF light...
Saturday - 13th October, 2018
Wasps badly stung as Leinster turn it on
The Heineken Champions Cup is back, and so are the champions, aka the machine. As opening nights go,...
Saturday - 6th October, 2018
Dundalk draw on some late joy to secure the title Emmet Malone
The points record they are chasing will be one for another day but Pat Hoban broke the Premier Divis...
Saturday - 29th September, 2018
McIlroy and Europe persist in fightback
The Ryder Cup comes at you in waves – it’s up to you whether you surf or sink. Thomas Bjorn had ...
Saturday - 22nd September, 2018
Munster left feeling blue in Cardiff
Cardiff Blues 37 Tries: N Williams, T Williams (2), Halaholo. Cons: Anscombe (4). Pens: Anscombe (3)...
Saturday - 15th September, 2018
Carbery quick to endear himself to Munster faithful
It took just 21 minutes for Joey Carbery to totally endear himself to Munster fans in his first Guin...
Saturday - 8th September, 2018
‘I started to feel dizzy and a pressure in my head building’ John O’Sullivan
Ayear ago playing for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership, Dominic Ryan thundered into Wales a...
Saturday - 1st September, 2018
Gavin’s Dublin on threshold of landmark achievement
The sense of ennui around the place over the past week or two is unmistakable. Maybe it’s been acc...
Saturday - 25th August, 2018
Joyful tales of Limerick’s deliverance
Saturday Eamon O’Neill didn’t know what to be doing with himself. The nature of being t...
Saturday - 18th August, 2018
Future may be Limerick’s but Galway aren’t finished yet
You don’t have to force the history out of this. For a start no other All-Ireland has featured two...
Saturday - 11th August, 2018
United off to a steady start
Was that, very briefly, a smile on José Mourinho’s face? Blink, and you might ha...
Saturday - 4th August, 2018
Malachy Clerkin Weekend feast with the wow factor
Gradually, and then all at once. Hemingway’s line about how you go bankrupt feels on the money her...
Saturday - 28th July, 2018
Galway’s size and skill may prove too potent a package for Clare
Galway v Clare Today, Croke Park, 5.0 (RTÉ2, Sky Arena) Cork v Limerick Tomorrow, ...
Saturday - 21st July, 2018
McIlroy planning all-out attack in search of Claret Jug Philip Reid atCarnoustie
On an idiosyncratic day which didn’t know whether it was coming or going, one which firstly doused...
Saturday - 14th July, 2018
Croatia plot unlikely coup against fancied France
World Cup Final France v Croatia Luzhniki Stadium, tomorrow, 4pm RTÉ2, BBC1, UTV With charg...
Saturday - 7th July, 2018
Samba beat silenced as Belgium’ s golden generation come of age
Brazil 1 Renato Augusto (76) Belgium 2 Fernandinho 13 (og); De Bruyne 31 Roberto Martinez s...
Saturday - 30th June, 2018
Time for serious contenders to flex their muscles
France v Argentina Kazan, today, 3.0 Live on RTÉ 2, BBC 1 and ITV It is now, as th...
Saturday - 23rd June, 2018
Neymar and Samba boys struggling to find rhythm
Brazil 2 Coutinho 90+1; Neymar 90+6 Costa Rica 0 As the clock passed 90 minutes at the Sain...
Saturday - 16th June, 2018
Peripheral Ronaldo plays central role for Portugal
goal was typical. How did Ronaldo end up unmarked at the edge of Spain’s box to fire in a shot tha...
Saturday - 9th June, 2018
Nadal chasing 11th French Open final
Rafael Nadal serves to Juan Martin Del Potro during his semi-final victory at Roland Garros yesterda...
Saturday - 2nd June, 2018
Ireland games ‘always special’, says O’Shea
Republic of Ireland v USA Aviva Stadium, 8.08pm Eir Sport 1 “I was telling the b...
Saturday - 26th May, 2018
A final roll for Klopp’s virtuous circle
Liverpool v Real Madrid NSC Olimpiyskiy, today, 7.45pm Live on RTÉ 2 and BT Sport 2&nbs...
Saturday - 19th May, 2018
Leinster’s depth facing the ultimate test
Leinster v Munster RDS Arena, today, 3.15pm Live on Sky Sports Action and TG4 If these two ...
Saturday - 12th May, 2018
Leinster looking to Basque in final glory
It feels new, it feels different and, as the French would say, it’s énorme. The 53,000 al...
Saturday - 5th May, 2018
Gross gets Brighton across the line against sloppy United
Brighton have enjoyed plenty of giddy highs since their restoration to the top division last summer,...
Saturday - 28th April, 2018
Walsh retires after thrilling victory in her final race
A Punchestown festival already full of drama took another twist yesterday when the pioneering amateu...
Saturday - 21st April, 2018
Future Ryder Cup looks to the Manor born for Adare
Rory McIlroy didn’t have a Green Jacket, unfortunately. But this wasn’t about regrets at missing...
Saturday - 14th April, 2018
Ulster rely on another Stockdale special
The scoreline suggests a good old-fashioned arm-wrestle on a muddy night. Anything but. On ...
Saturday - 7th April, 2018
Augusta reveals its teeth as reality bites hard for contenders
Its angelic appearance deceived, as Augusta National – flowers gloriously blooming, and with the s...
Saturday - 31st March, 2018
Leinster need to hit rare heights
Leinster v Saracens Aviva Stadium, tomorrow, 3.30pm Live on BT Sport 2 The royal house of E...
Saturday - 24th March, 2018
New-look line-up as willing as ever but old failings all too evident
There was a time when the Turks were seen as something of a soft touch for an Irish team but it is a...
Saturday - 17th March, 2018
Grand day out beckons
So it really has come to this. How to put it in context? Ireland have never reached a World Cup semi...
Saturday - 10th March, 2018
Forewarned is forearmed and bench can see Ireland home
Even with another early afternoon kick-off, and more forecasts of cold and rain, rarely has an Irela...
Saturday - 3rd March, 2018
NO JUSTICE, NO PEACE FOR THE VICTIMS OF GEORGE GIBNEY
George Gibney’s name has become synonymous with child abuse in Irish swimming. The Olympic coach f...
Saturday - 24th February, 2018
Here be Dragons so Ireland must take extreme care Gerry Thornley
Once more 2.15pm on a Saturday at Lansdowne Road is Six Nations time. But this will be different fro...
Saturday - 17th February, 2018
Larmour the big attraction as Leinster chase bonus point
Leinster v Scarlets RDS, today, 3.15pm Live Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Action&...
Saturday - 10th February, 2018
Ireland need to be patient in face of increased expectancy Gerry Thornley
This is an altogether different conundrum. A less lubricated, early afternoon crowd have traditional...
Saturday - 3rd February, 2018
Ireland face the unknown
Ireland enter their Six Nations opener at what is likely to be a chilly, showery Stade de France tod...
Saturday - 27th January, 2018
Football and hurling return having been put through the spin cycle
“The days are short, the sun a spark. Hung thin between the dark and dark.” That was John Updike...
Saturday - 20th January, 2018
Eyesontheprize Nadal in ominous form in crushing win to reach the last 16
World number one Rafael Nadal serves against Bosnia’s Damir Dzumhur during their third round match...
Saturday - 13th January, 2018
the FAI must know it
When Denmark beat the Republic of Ireland so emphatically in Dublin last November, some people start...
Saturday - 6th January, 2018
Lingard and Lukaku sink defiant Derby
Manchester United seemed destined for an unwanted replay before Jesse Lingard again took responsibil...
Saturday - 30th December, 2017
Faugheen declared ‘sound’ after shock defeat
It was the unconsidered 14-1 outsider Mick Jazz who successfully picked up the pieces from one of th...
Saturday - 23rd December, 2017
Liverpool defence come bearing gifts in a Christmas cracker
Sometimes it is better simply to glory in the madness of it all. Arsenal had been abject in the firs...
Saturday - 16th December, 2017
Harrington comes up the inside rail to cap an extraordinary year
Winners sometimes come up on the inside and surprise a few people at the finishing post, and it felt...
Saturday - 9th December, 2017
Leinster and Chiefs hunt for prized scalp
Pool Three Exeter Chiefs v Leinster Sandy Park, tomorrow, 5.30pm Live on BT Sport ...
Saturday - 2nd December, 2017
Casting a long shadow
-“One other person that I can’t let today pass without mentioning. He was soldiering with us for...
Saturday - 25th November, 2017
Leinster quench Dragons’ fire
Dynasty rebuilt yet? Leinster have 15 bodies away on Ireland duty, they sent a gaggle of Academy for...
Saturday - 18th November, 2017
Fiji’s big wheel keeps on turning, Nadolo keeps on burning
When the big wheel turns, it is hard to stop. Nemani Nadolo is the paddleboat steamer in Montpellier...
Saturday - 11th November, 2017
Ireland want a leg to stand on
There was a telling moment during Martin O’Neill’s eve-of-match thoughts as darkness closed in a...
Saturday - 4th November, 2017
Cluxton’s omission the main talking point of All Stars selection
It wouldn’t be the All Stars without a bit of a snub hubbub. Stephen Cluxton’s omission from the...
Saturday - 28th October, 2017
Dogged Connacht make the most of their chance
For long periods Munster dominated possession and territory, forcing Connacht on the back foot with ...
Saturday - 21st October, 2017
Munster ready for yet another bareknuckle ride
Even by the rather grand benchmark established by Munster’s European Cup Saturday nights at their ...
Saturday - 14th October, 2017
High ball Ulster open European account with 19-9 win
Ulster’s Christian Lealiifano and Dan Robson of Wasps contest this high ball during last night’s...
Saturday - 7th October, 2017
Cardiff crucible beckons Ireland
Maybe Martin O’Neill and the FAI should agree terms before every big international. It has been a ...
Saturday - 30th September, 2017
Lacklustre Leinster edge past Edinburgh
By the end, Leinster were pressing for the bonus point that many in the 13,213 crowd had probably an...
Saturday - 23rd September, 2017
Leinster discover Cheetahs a different beast on the Highveld
Cheetahs 38 Leinster 19 Jaded and embarrassed in equal measure, Leinster limp home in dribs...
Saturday - 16th September, 2017
HOLD YOUR BREATH ONE MORE TIME...
For all the familiarity of the finalists, Sunday’s All-Ireland football final breaks genuinely unu...
Saturday - 9th September, 2017
Leinster finish strongly to help paper over the cracks
Leinster 37 Tries: Tracy, Cronin, Daly, McCarthy. Cons: Byrne 4. Pens: Byrne 3. Cardiff Blues 9 Pens...
Saturday - 2nd September, 2017
EYES ON THE PRIZE
Three gold GAA AllIreland hurling winners’ medals, crafted by hand in Bluebell, Dublin, are held b...
Saturday - 26th August, 2017
Vegas ready for showtime
Conor McGregor likes to counterpunch. Like the best counterpunchers, he reacts not to the punch, but...
Saturday - 19th August, 2017
Mayo’s remorseless climb may have peaked
In the space of a couple of weeks and on the back of Roscommon getting walloped in a replay the race...
Saturday - 12th August, 2017
McIlroy flirts with disaster but lives to fight another day
The escapologist in Rory McIlroy surfaced when most needed in this second round of the US PGA Champi...
Saturday - 5th August, 2017
Galway look to have the edge
Galway v Tipperary Croke Park, tomorrow, 4pm Live on RTÉ 2 and Sky Sports Arena A ...
Saturday - 29th July, 2017
Runninggame Ireland girls lead from the front
Team Ireland’s Miriam Daly, from Carrick-on-Suir hands the baton to team-mate Patience Jumbo Gula,...
Saturday - 22nd July, 2017
Impressive Spieth eases clear of the chasing pack
The answers to an examination aren’t always straightforward; and, on a summer’s day borrowed fro...
Saturday - 15th July, 2017
All changed at Windsor but not utterly
Windsor Park is a much changed place in what are now much happier days, but when Belfast’s former ...
Saturday - 8th July, 2017
Rory’s dog day afternoon
We’re getting used to Hamlet proceeding without the Prince at these gigs. On a grey, cool day here...
Saturday - 1st July, 2017
McGuinness joins ‘Green Invasion’ in Beijing
Although Jim McGuinness’s new club Beijing Guoan have not yet splashed the big cash on players lik...
Saturday - 24th June, 2017
The Aidan O’Brien-trained Caravaggio and Ryan Moore (left) lead home the field in the Commonwealth...
Saturday - 17th June, 2017
McIlroy stands his ground after disappointing exit
If the temptation might have been for Rory McIlroy to slink away, possibly using the high fescues as...
Saturday - 10th June, 2017
Keane on war footing for ‘dangerous’ Austria
Roy Keane’s determination to manage Irish expectations ahead of tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier w...
Saturday - 3rd June, 2017
The Irish Times Top of the world
Irish Times diarist Rory McHugh on the summit of Mount Everest earlier this week with his ‘right-h...
Saturday - 27th May, 2017
Back in the game
Petra Kvitova at a press conference yesterday ahead of the French Open. Kvitova has not played compe...
Saturday - 20th May, 2017
Leinster and Lions count the cost as injuries add to painful defeat
Another Leinster season doused in regret and failure. Two semi-final defeats tell no lies. For all t...
Saturday - 13th May, 2017
Chelsea are champions as Batshuayi sinks West Brom
When the decisive moment arrived there were a few moments when Antonio Conte gave the impression he ...
Saturday - 6th May, 2017
Lord’s help us and save us – we need a break after 160 years
Prince Philip borrowed the royal scissors for one of the last times on Wednesday for the opening of ...
Saturday - 29th April, 2017
Leinster emerge from darkness to hold off battling Warriors
There was 78.26 on the clock when the floodlights failed. “Ladies and gentlemen we are ju...
Saturday - 22nd April, 2017
Munster ready to throw everything at Saracens
Another massive weekend for Irish rugby kicks off with the kind of occasion that only comes along ev...
Saturday - 15th April, 2017
João Carvalho In life and death
I Tufts of weeds poke up through the cobbles all the way down Rua São Miguel Nasce...
Saturday - 8th April, 2017
McIlroy lurking with intent
Destiny has a strange way of calling its favoured sons; and Sergio Garcia, thwarted so often in the ...
Saturday - 1st April, 2017
Provinces can keep home fires burning
Quarter-finals Leinster v Wasps Aviva Stadium, 3.15pm BT Sport Munster v Toulouse Thomond Park, 5.45...
Saturday - 25th March, 2017
Coleman’s injury mars a productive night for Ireland
The 0-0 draw was no surprise. But nobody could have predicted such a wild and ugly night between Ire...
Saturday - 18th March, 2017
Ireland are going to need a bigger boat
Some way into the movie Jaws, the crew of the Orca are finally given their first sighting of the sha...
Saturday - 11th March, 2017
Irish dreams crushed in Cardiff
Ugh. Today’s Calcutta Cup meeting between England and Scotland will make for tougher viewing now. ...
Saturday - 4th March, 2017
After the game is over...
It’s a humdrum Wednesday evening in London’s suburbia and way too murky for the pilots descendin...
Saturday - 25th February, 2017
Schmidt’s savvy to carry the day
The Six Nations returns to a wildly expectant and floodlit Aviva Stadium, and not a moment too soon....
Saturday - 18th February, 2017
Van der Flier’s injury mars dominant Leinster win
Leinster 39 Tries: B Daly (2), Carbery (2), Leavy, B Byrne Cons: R Byrne ...
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