Amongst all the talk about power rankings and NFL trends against the spread, the issue of an altered approach to rookie minicamps that emphasizes mental strength over physical exertion is gaining t
Since the 2022 FIFA World Cup was awarded to Qatar, there have been reports of human rights violation in the small Arab country, stemming from construction worker deaths in association with building
When Joe Brolly penned Derry football’s obituary in response to last year’s 11-point Ulster championship loss to Tyrone, it was a step too far for some of the dearly departed.
Should next Saturday’s Champions League final resolve itself into a head to head contest between Ronaldo and Gianluigi Buffon, the outcome might not only decide the game but also the winner of t
Another game and another night to remember for Cork City, but this time their swaggering winning margin masked the fact they also had to show spirit in coming from behind to beat a Shamrock Rovers who
The ability of Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane to complete their mission to deliver World Cup qualification next year could have a bearing on whether the FAI will be rid of its debts by 2020, accor
James Gullen remains on course for the biggest win of his career as he leads the An Post Rás by over a minute entering the final two stages.
Scott Jamieson recovered from a nightmare start to his second round to claim a share of the halfway lead in the BMW PGA Championship, an event he labelled the “pinnacle” of his season.
Are there good tacklers still playing senior inter-county football? Of course, but it has become increasingly difficult to spot them, due to the game’s obsession with metrics.
Alan Corcoran is two weeks into his attempt to swim the length of Ireland, from the Giant’s Causeway to his native Dunmore East. He is undertaking the swim in memory of his father, former FAI Pr
Chelsea will reach a big moment in their history when they arrive at Wembley today not just because of the opportunity to complete a ‘Double’ but because it marks the first game in a new e
Arsene Wenger has never been one for sentiment. Take a walk around his mansion in the exclusive greater London suburb of Totteridge, and you may be surprised to see not one of the many medals he has w
Eoin Cleary brings us back to the tail end of 2015. Work had begun for the following year’s campaign, but motivation is thin on the ground. The season past hasn’t been kind.
Stephen Cronin was fascinated by Tommy Walsh’s Laochra Gael programme earlier this year. The two men may specialise in different codes, but Cronin, like many others, is an admirer of the former
If you backed the Kevin Prendergast-trained Himmah to win a five furlongs two-year-old maiden at Navan last Saturday then you were more than entitled to feel especially piddled-off with Irish racing.
Without silverware since 2004, Wayne Pivac’s Scarlets face Munster in the Guinness PRO12 final this afternoon with the aim of not only ending a 13-year wait for a trophy, but also giving Welsh r
Given the trauma of last October in Paris, nobody thought this would turn into a season Munster Rugby doesn’t want to end. Out of tragedy came a more resolute set-up, led by chief executive Garr
In the second half of last Sunday’s Munster SHC clash, Cork wing-back Mark Coleman soloed up his wing on the Ryan Stand side of Semple Stadium, checked, turned back, slapped the ball off the gro
Football is supposed to be enjoyable. A passion you share with your closest friends. At times, it’s the most satisfying thing in the world. Other times, it can be the most painful experience ima
Matthew Boyd will look to snap out of his cold streak as the Tigers open a four-game series against the White Sox.
A.J. Foyt and Roger Penske are as much a part of the Indianapolis 500 as the pagoda and Gasoline Alley.
Asiata, the longtime Vikings rusher, had an extended tryout with the Lions during the team’s rookie minicamp this month.
Jackson Cramer's three-run double highlighted a six-run 10th inning as West Virginia rallied to oust top-seeded Texas Tech from the Big 12 Conference Tournament with a 12-7 win on Friday
Elena Delle Donne scored 20 points against her former team and the Washington Mystics beat the Chicago Sky 88-79
Bernhard Langer made five straight birdies after the wind died down on a punishing day at Trump National, regaining the lead at the Senior PGA Championship as darkness fell
Stan Van Gundy of the Detroit Pistons has won the Rudy Tomjanovich Award, which honors an NBA coach for his cooperation with media and fans, as well as excellence on the court
Entering this week’s Volvik Championship at Travis Pointe Country Club, things just weren’t clicking with her game.
Sung Hyun Park shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Volvik Championship
Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun will likely miss more than 10 days after he was placed on the disabled list again for a left calf injury
PITTSBURGH — Moments after the devastation, during the question and answer period that followed four and a quarter periods of high drama hockey, Bobby Ryan was pressed for his inner most thoughts.
MMA fighter Viktor Kichigin suffered a vicious knockout Thursday night, but his mother didn’t have much sympathy for him. After... Read More »
An exhibit honoring A.J. Foyt's legendary career is on display now though Oct. 31 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum
UCF pitcher Chris Williams was seven outs away from baseball immortality. He was seven outs away from recording the third no-hitter in program history. But with two down in the seventh inning, USF’s C
For the first time in three years, Rafael Nadal will bounce through the Roland Garros gates at the peak of his powers and favorite to take his collection of French Open titles to 10.
The comeback of Petra Kvitova will sprinkle some much needed stardust on this year’s French Open women’s singles, with the absence of household names Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams making the dra
Defending champion Novak Djokovic says he is excited to have created a new vibe by inviting Andre Agassi to work with him during the French Open which starts Sunday.