My Féile Memories video win €1,000 for four GAA clubs

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Sharing Féile memories has meant a funding boost for four GAA clubs, despite the John West Féile na nÓg and Féile na nGael competitions not taking place this year due to Covid-19 restrictions. Boys and girls under-14 teams from all...

Susan Fitzpatrick takes opening win in Underwriting Exchange Grand Prix

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The Underwriting National Grand Prix league got off to a great start, with Kilkenny’s Susan Fitzpatrick claiming victory in the opening round at Galway Equestrian today (Sunday 5th of July). Riding her own Verdict de Kezeg, she set the...

World Matchplay Darts behind closed doors on July 18-26

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The Professional Darts Corporation can confirm that the 2020 Betfred World Matchplay will not take place at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, and will instead be played behind closed doors at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes from July...

Irish team playing in EuroHockey League 2021

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The 2019/2020 EYHL season was declared null and void by the Hockey Ireland Board due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. It was also decided that the European representatives for the EuroHockey Club competitions were to remain the same for...

4 Mistakes Everyone Makes When Streaming Sports Matches

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Watching sports online is becoming more normalized as broadcasters open up new options for avid fans worldwide. Nearly every country with a major sports scene and an international following have set up some form of streaming option - although...

“I had a huge amount of confidence in Serpentine” admits Emmet McNamara

Limerick’s Emmet McNamara was one of seven first-time jockeys in Saturday’s Investec Derby at Epsom, and became just the third first-time jockey to win the 1m 4f Group 1 this century when guiding 25/1 shot Serpentine to success. The three-year-old...

“You just hope and do your best and try to get a good result”

Aidan O’Brien created history on Saturday by becoming the most successful trainer in the history in the Investec Derby as Serpentine gave the master of Ballydoyle an eighth win in Britain’s premier Classic. With Ballydoyle often criticised when their perceived...

F1 pledge 1 million to help with diversity

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Formula One's governing body have pledged to donate 1 million euro to a foundation which will help with improving diversity in motorsport. RTE Sport report that Lewis Hamilton, the sports only sole black driver, has been very vocal in the...

Séamie Heffernan banned for 22 days by Chantilly stewards

Ballydoyle-based jockey Séamie Heffernan was suspended for 22 days by Chantilly stewards this afternoon after exceeding the permitted number of strokes with the whip in the Prix du Jockey Club. Heffernan hit the seventh-placed Order Of Australia 11 times during...

Fancy Blue lands Prix de Diane for Donnacha O’Brien

Fancy Blue (13/2) led home an Irish 1-2-3 in the Group 1 Prix de Diane Longines at Chantilly, giving Donnacha O'Brien his first Classic, and Ireland a first victory in the race since Séamus McGrath's Sweet Mimosa 50 years...