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Sheedy relishing Treaty clash

13:15 | 7/5/21

Tipperary hurling manager Liam Sheedy is looking forward to his side's Allianz Leagues opener against Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds this Saturday (LIVE on eir sport 1 from 5.15pm).


Munster ring the changes for Ulster tie

12:25 | 6/5/21

Munster head coach Johann van Graan has made eight changes to the team that started the victory over Leinster a fortnight ago for Friday's Rainbow Cup clash with Ulster at Thomond Park (LIVE on eir sport 1 from 7.45pm).

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Snyman set for more surgery

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Connacht and Leinster teams named

Connacht and Leinster have named their teams for tomorrow night's Rainbow Cup round two meeting at The Sportsground (LIVE on eir sport 1 from 7.15pm)....

Rainbow Cup: New trial laws guide

The Rainbow Cup will see three new law variations trialed for the very first time in the northern hemisphere - Red Card Replacements, Captain’s Challenge and Go...

Soccer News


See Northern Ireland v Rep of Ireland 1993 tonight on eir sport

As a tribute to Alan McLoughlin who sadly passed away yesterday following a long battle with cancer, we are showing the now legendary Northern Ireland v Rep of ...

Rep of Ireland hero Alan McLoughlin dies at 54

Former Republic of Ireland midfielder Alan McLoughlin has passed away at the age of 54 following a long battle with cancer....

Allianz Leagues: eir sport LIVE schedule details confirmed

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Documentary: Bloody Sunday

There's another chance to see ‘Bloody Sunday’, a new documentary on the terrible events of November 21st 1920 tonight from midnight on eir sport 1....

Connacht appoint Senekal as forwards coach

Connacht have appointed Dewald Senekal as their new Forwards Coach from the beginning of the 2021-22 season....

Papali'i signs contract extension

Connacht lock Abraham Papali'i has signed a contract extension which will keep with the province until the end of next season....

Boxing News


Documentary: The Gentleman Prizefighter

One of the true legends of boxing, James 'Gentleman Jim' Corbett beat John L. Sullivan to win the world heavyweight title in 1892 before later becoming a noted ...

Documentary: Jim Driscoll Boxer

This is the story of how a poor boy of Irish parentage fought his way from the back streets of Cardiff into the hearts of the Welsh nation. eir sport 1, Mon, Ap...

Matsuyama 'very happy' after Masters success

Hideki Matsuyama expressed his delight as he survived a nervous last few holes to become the first Japanese player to win The Masters on Sunday....

McIlroy looking at 'big picture'

Rory McIlroy says he is looking at the 'big picture' after enlisting the help of renowned coach Pete Cowen....

Tennis News


Federer congratulates 'greatest rival' Nadal

Roger Federer has congratulated Rafael Nadal on equaling his open era record of 20 grand slam singles titles....

Watch classic action every day on eir sport gold

You’ll never be short of classic sports action with eir sport gold....

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Valdez and Berchelt ready for fight night

Oscar Valdez is anticipating a difficult night when he squares up to Miguel Berchelt inside The Bubble at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, on Saturday night, live o...

Smith Jr v Vlasov postponed

Saturday's bout between Joe Smith Jr. and Maxim Vlasov for the vacant WBO light heavyweight world title has been postponed due to a positive COVID-19 test....


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