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“Reasonably positive” news on Henshaw injury

11:12 | 16/9/19

Robbie Henshaw will remain in Japan with the Ireland squad after receiving ‘reasonably positive’ news on the hamstring injury he suffered in training last week.


Leamy joins Leinster coaching staff

13:30 | 16/9/19

Leinster have added Munster legend Denis Leamy to their coaching staff ahead of the new season which kicks off on Friday week.

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RWC 2019: The Front Row

It’s nearly four years since legendary All Black Richie McCaw lifted the Webb Ellis trophy aloft at Twickenham. Now the time has come to do battle again – but w...

Doc: Passing It On: Ballymun Kickhams

This is the story of how a north Dublin GAA club provided a focal point for local youth in times of economic and social hardship and how it came to embody the i...

Denton forced to retire

Scotland loose forward David Denton has been forced to retire from professional rugby after an 11-month battle with concussion....

O'Driscoll: Schools in doping 'Danger zone'

Former Ireland captain Brian O'Driscoll believes that young players in the irish schools system are in a doping 'danger zone'....

Soccer News


McCarthy monitoring Parrott progress

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy admits he is monitoring U21 star striker Troy Parrott’s progress following his brace against Sweden on Tuesday....

Doc: Destination Wembley

It is considered the most important moment in Barcelona’s history. The venue was Wembley Stadium in May 1992 as Ronald Koeman’s strike secured the club’s first ...

Galvin takes Wexford hotseat

Former Kerry midfielder Paul Galvin has been ratified as the new Wexford senior football manager on a two-year term. ...

Documentary: True Blues

They are the perennial underdogs of the Dublin GAA family. While the men’s football, men’s hurling and ladies football teams have all tasted success recently, t...

Japan targeting World Cup triumph

Japan captain Michael Leitch believes that the host nation’s remarkable improvement over the past few years marks them out as potential tournament winners....

Blog: The Road to Japan Part 5

Ireland finished their World Cup warm-up schedule on a high with a deserved 19-10 victory over Wales at the Aviva Stadium and now head to Japan in confident moo...

Holloway and Poirier make weight for UFC 236

Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier have made weight ahead of their interim lightweight title bout at UFC 236....

Revenge not on Holloway's mind

Max Holloway is looking forward to renewing rivalry with Dustin Poirier for the interim lightweight title at UFC 236 on Saturday.Holloway suffered the first def...

Boxing News


Taylor set for headline bout

Ireland’s Katie Taylor is set for a headline bout in the UK in November, her promoter has revealed....

Frampton wants world title fight

Boxer Carl Frampton wants a world title fight sooner rather than later after a freak injury caused his latest fight to be postponed....

New content - update to the eir sport pack

Virgin Media and eir have agreed a deal to carry their key sports channels on each other’s TV platforms in a deal which will significantly benefit Irsh sports f...

Doc of the Week: Hit It Hard

Famous for his big hitting off the tee, golfer John Daly is one of the most recognisable figures in sport. He is also one of the most controversial, with his pr...

Niki Lauda dies aged 70

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70....

Kubica secures Williams seat

Robert Kubica will make his full-time return to Formula 1 with Williams in 2019, eight years after suffering "life-changing" injuries in a rally accident....

Tennis News


New content - update to the eir sport pack

Virgin Media and eir have agreed a deal to carry their key sports channels on each other’s TV platforms in a deal which will significantly benefit Irsh sports f...

Wimbledon Day 11 - Order of Play

It's men's semi-final day at Wimbledon with Novak Djokovic taking on Roberto Bautista Agut before Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer renew rivalry at SW19. Catch al...

Motor Sports News


Niki Lauda dies aged 70

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70....

Red Bull are off the pace, admits Verstappen

Max Verstappen says Red Bull are "too far away" to claim pole position at this weekend's Singapore GP on the basis of Friday's practice sessions....

Other Sports News


Barney faces Harris at NZ Darts Masters

The draw for this weekend’s New Zealand Darts Masters in Hamilton pits legend Raymond van Barneveld against local favourite Cody Harris. ...

Wright begins Melbourne title defence against Cadby

Peter Wright will start the defence of his Melbourne Darts Masters title against local hero Corey Cadby on Friday (LIVE on eir sport 1)....


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