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Fionnuala McCormack satisfied with “my best Olympics to date”

Kilcoole’s Fionnuala McCormack finished an excellent 20th place in the women’s marathon in a personal best of 2:31:22 in searing heat at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

Katie Taylor knocked out of Olympics after shock split decision result

Katie Taylor has been beaten in her first fight at the Rio Olympics. The London Gold Medallist came into the fight on the back of two losses.

Boxing Preview : Katie Taylor v Mira Potkonen – Start Time...

We started off with high hopes of at least 4/5 maybe even 6/7 medals from the Boxing tournament in Rio, just a couple of short weeks ago

Disappointment for Mageean in Olympics

Ciara Mageean’s bid to reach the Olympic 1,500 metre final ended in disappointment after she finished in 11th place in her semi-final in Rio.

Greg Broderick through to second round of Olympic Show Jumping

Tipperary's Greg Broderick and The Irish Sport Horse MHS Going Global have qualified for the second round of the individual Show Jumping competition at the Olympic Games in Rio following today's opening contest at Deodora Olympic Park.

Silver medal for O’Donavan brothers at RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES

Gary and Paul O Donovan, have won a silver medal in the lightweight men's double sculls at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Irish Olympic qualifiers at Rio 2016 – List of athletes with...

We have the list of the Irish athletes that would be expected to medal at the Rio Olympics. It's a stunning achievement to qualify but these could get gold.

No live TV coverage of Annalise Murphy’s races on Friday &...

We have been informed that Irish sailor Annalise Murphy's Laser radial races will not be shown live by RTE or any other broadcaster on Friday and Saturday.

Annalise Murphy in laser radial sailing explained – 1st place after...

Annalise Murphy is sailing in Laser Radail sailing class, thanks to her brother on facebook here is an explanation of how it works and her schedule of races.

Rio Olympics – focus moves to Ireland’s dressage and showjumping riders

With the three-day eventing competition at the Rio Olympics now finished, focus now shifts to Team Ireland Equestrian’s dressage and showjumping representatives at the Games.

Olympic Rugby Sevens Quarter Final Draw & Start times – New...

New Zealand avoided a shock exit at the pool stage of Rio Olympics thanks to Fiji’s 24-19 win over the USA, we have the quarter-final draw and start times.

Hockey – Ireland lose out 3-2 to Olympic Champions

Ireland pushed reigning Olympic champions Germany all the way but ultimately were undone 3-2 in Deodoro in their Pool B game on Tuesday.

Olympic News – Sanita Puspure misses out on A/B semi-final in...

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure suffered a heart-breaking result on Tuesday when just missing out on an A/B semi-final spot by 0.65 of a second in the toughest of the women’s single sculls quarterfinals.

No craic for O’Donovan brothers as Olympics rowing called off again

The Olympic rowing regatta was called on Wednesday as rain and gusty winds lashed the Rodrigo De Freitas lagoon. Organisers and team managers were meeting to discuss a revised schedule for Thursday.