Saido Berahino given extra time off by West Brom after Tottenham impasse

Saido Berahino has been given extra time off by West Brom following a blocked move to Tottenham, it is understood.The Baggies striker will not have to report back for training until Monday, while the rest of his team-mates are due...

Read More

Simon Zebo backs Ian Madigan to succeed if needed at scrum-half

Ireland have “no fears” of facing Rugby World Cup action with Ian Madigan as a makeshift scrum-half, according to Simon Zebo.Head coach Joe Schmidt has gambled on selecting just two scrum-halves in his final 31-man squad, opting to retrain fly-half...

Read More

Rory McIlroy given European Tour exemption to play in Race to Dubai

World number one Rory McIlroy has been given a special exemption by the European Tour in order for him to...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 1:49pm Read More

Saido Berahino set to be punished by West Brom for strike threat

Saido Berahino is expected to be punished after his strike threat following a blocked move to Tottenham.The West Brom striker...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 2:27pm Read More

Simon Zebo: I have never ‘refreshed my email so much in my life’

Simon Zebo, one of the lucky 31 chosen to be part of Ireland’s Rugby World Cup squad, admitted to being...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 1:53pm Read More

WATCH: Dublin v Mayo replay: who will have learnt most from the drawn game?

After finishing honours even on Sunday Dublin and Mayo face off again on Saturday evening, but who will have learnt...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 10:16am Read More

WATCH: Andy Murray shuts out Nick Kyrgios antics to progress at US Open

Andy Murray admits he could not help but laugh at Nick Kyrgios’ outrageous on-court antics as the British number one...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 9:53am Read More

Manchester United expect focus from De Gea

Manchester United expect David de Gea to maintain his professionalism and fight for a first-team place at Old Trafford despite...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 9:44am Read More

Ireland veteran Donncha O’Callaghan to leave Munster

By Barry Coughlan, the Irish ExaminerMunster rugby supporters face another shock in the next day or two when news of...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 9:13am Read More

Record Anthony Martial move overshadowed by failed deals

Manchester United made Anthony Martial the biggest signing of transfer deadline day as two of the biggest moves failed to...

Wednesday, 02/09/15 - 8:05am Read More

Marty Morrissey shows off hurling skills in crossbar challenge

By Stephen BarryMarty Morrissey is a man who knows how to please a crowd – but who knew he had...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 11:03pm Read More

War of words over botched David De Gea transfer escalates

The war of words between Old Trafford and the Bernabeu escalated on Tuesday night after Manchester United issued a statement...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 10:34pm Read More

Jon Walters fails to secure move away from Stoke

Jonathan Walters is to remain at Stoke after Tuesday’s transfer window closed without him succeeding in securing his desired move...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 9:49pm Read More

Everton swoop for Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon

Everton have completed the signing of Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon on a three-year contract.The 28-year-old returns to Goodison Park on...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 9:39pm Read More

GAA should reassess ticketing strategies and replay prices

By Peter McNamaraDays before the Munster SHC final of 2014, tickets, which were like gold-dust at the time, went on...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 10:11pm Read More

WATCH: Was Dublin v Mayo unrefereeable?

Dublin and Mayo have to do it all again this weekend after drawing their All-Ireland SFC semi-final. The game had...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 5:47pm Read More

Hawk-Eye: Will technology play a part in Sunday’s All-Ireland final?

Score detection system Hawk-Eye played a major role in last year's drawn All-Ireland final. With the sides level and seconds...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 5:21pm Read More

Andy Lee title defence postponed after Saunders suffers cut eye

WBO middleweight champion Andy Lee’s world-title defence against Billy Joe Saunders has been postponed after the challenger suffered a cut...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 4:48pm Read More

Jolean Lescott signs for Aston Villa

Aston Villa have completed the signing of Joleon Lescott from West Brom.The defender has signed a two-year deal at Villa...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 4:13pm Read More

We’re counting down to Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling final

Welcome to our build-up to the biggest day in the hurling calendar - Sunday's All-Ireland final between Galway and Kilkenny....

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 3:45pm Read More