News


Top Stories


The Front Row

16:44 | 10/12/19

It’s a weekend of reckoning for the Irish provinces in the Champions Cup with the second of the back-to-back games set to go a long way to deciding who stays in the hunt for a precious quarter-final slot.


Michael Conlan LIVE on eir sport this weekend

16:37 | 9/12/19

Michael Conlan’s revenge match against Vladimir Nikitin, the man who controversially beat him at the Rio Olympics, is LIVE on eir sport 1 this Saturday night/Sunday morning from 2am.

Latest News


Klopp hits out at fixture congestion despite Reds extending title lead

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hit out at fixture congestion after watching his charges struggle to an unconvincing 2-0 win against basement battlers Watford at An...

Savea to undergo surgery

All Black flanker Ardie Savea is set to miss several months of the 2020 Super Rugby season after it was confirmed that he will undergo surgery on a knee injury ...

Hodgson counting the cost of injuries

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson admits he is down to the bare bones defensively following Tuesday's 1-0 Premier League victory over Bournemouth at Selhurst P...

Documentary: The Team That Turned Up

This is the story of the English rugby team that received a standing ovation at Lansdowne Road at the height of the Troubles. The simple reason for this rousing...

Soccer News


Wilder backs McGoldrick

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has given striker David McGoldrick his backing as he searches for the first Premier League goal of his career....

Hammers inspired by Noble team talk, says Rice

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice says his side's 1-0 Premier League win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday was inspired by a expletive-laden Mark Noble ...

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...

Young comfortable with expectation levels

Kerry defender Killian Young is comfortable with the "embedded expectation" that the Kingdom should win the Sam Maguire every year....

Larmour relishing tough Northampton test

Winger Jordan Larmour is preparing for a tough challenge when Leinster travel to Franklin’s Gardens to take on Northampton in the Champions Cup this weekend....

Lions tour schedule announced

The schedule for the British and Irish Lions 2021 tour of South Africa has been announced....

KSW 40 from Dublin is on eir Sport!

Europe's leading Mixed Martial Arts promotion KSW will make its Irish debut on 22 October, as KSW 40 comes to Dublin's 3Arena....

Cormier plays down "Frazier-Ali" comparisons

Daniel Cormier has played down hype suggesting Saturday's UFC 214 fight with Jon Jones will be the UFC equivalent of boxing's Frazier v Ali epics....

Boxing News


Warren warns Frampton not to think too far ahead

Promoter Frank Warren has warned Carl Frampton not to "take his eye off the ball" against Horacio Garcia on Saturday night....

Saunders camp keen on Golovkin or Alvarez

A fight against Gennady Golovkin or Saul "Canelo" Alvarez is the "logical" next step for Billy Joe Saunders, according to promoter Frank Warren....

Woods feeling "great" after firing three-under on his return

Tiger Woods said he feels "great" after shooting a three-under par 69 in his first competitive round in nearly a year at the World Hero Challenge in the Bahamas...

Woods performance on return "exceptional", says Spieth

​Former World number one Jordan Spieth has described Tiger Woods' performance as "exceptional" after the 14-time Major winner continued to feature on the leader...

Honda chief questions "systematic" McLaren

Honda boss Masashi Yamamoto admits his company's working relationship with "systematic" McLaren was difficult. ...

Wolff fears decision may cost Hamilton the title

Toto Wolff admits Mercedes' decision to let Valtteri Bottas pass Lewis Hamilton on the final lap of the Hungarian GP could cost the Briton the F1 drivers' champ...

Tennis News


Sam Barry: Behind The Baseline

Filmed over a two-year period, this observational documentary charts the trials and tribulations of Limerick native Sam Barry as he tries to break into the elit...

Watson through to Wimbledon third round

Britain's Heather Watson beat 18th seed Anastasija Sevastova 6-0 6-4 to progress to the third round at Wimbledon....

Motor Sports News


"See you in Aragon!" says Rossi

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi will race in Sunday's Aragon GP just 22 days after breaking his leg in two places....

Rossi could make shock return at Aragon

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi is back on his bike just 18 days after breaking his leg in two places in a training accident....

Other Sports News


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...

Two changes for Ireland hockey

Ireland have made two changes to the 18-woman squad for the EuroHockey Championships in the Netherlands....


What’s in the eir sport pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action, with all 48 games from the 2019 Rugby World Cup, Guinness PRO14 , SSE Airtricity League,  Allianz Leagues GAA, Wimbledon, Roland Garros, Golf, and much more.