We use cookies to provide you with a better service. Carry on browsing if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies.

7 great sport channels

Football, Rugby, UFC, GAA

All free when you join eir Broadband

Subscribe to eir Sport
Published: 16:27 | 18/3/16

On The Fringe wins Foxhunter Chase

Nina Carberry rode On The Fringe to Foxhunter Chase success on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival.

Carberry held off the challenge of Marito and Paint The Clouds to win the blue riband event for amateur jockeys.

The JP McManus-owned, Enda Bolger-trained On The Fringe, who won the race last year, took the lead over the final fence after some clever riding by Carberry.

"I was boxed in and nowhere to go coming up there. This is the best," she said.

"We missed the third last and lost two lengths but he kept going - he loves the spring ground."

2012 Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton, an amateur who only started riding last year, steered Pacha Du Polder to a creditable fifth with an impressive late run.

"I am overwhelmed at how lovely the crowd has been," she said.

"I am honoured to have been given this opportunity. It has been such a thrill.

"This is up there with anything I have ever done. Thank you to all the jockeys who have been so welcoming to me, to be accepted as part of this has been great. This is one of the greatest achievements of my life."

Skibbereen club-mates inspired us, says Gary O'Donovan

12:54 | 28/5/17

Gary O'Donovan say he and his brother Paul were inspired by their Skibbereen Rowing Club team-mates as the pair took European Championships silver in Racice, Cz...

Churchill eases to 2,000 Guineas win

16:54 | 27/5/17

Churchill justified his favouritism as he coasted to victory in the Irish 2,000 Guineas at The Curragh.

O'Donovans, Walsh book Euro Champs final place

21:49 | 27/5/17

Ireland enjoyed a terrific morning at the European Rowing Championships as Gary and Paul O'Donovan as well as Denise Walsh earned places in their respective fin...

Winter faces seven in Guineas

11:37 | 26/5/17

Winter heads the eight runners declared for Sunday's Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas at the Curragh.

Setback rules Minding out until the autumn

11:26 | 26/5/17

Minding is to miss the majority of the summer after meeting with a setback.

What’s in the eir Sport Pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action across 7 great sports channels, with 42 Premier League games, every Champions League game and every Europa League game, as well as UFC, Allianz Leagues GAA, Golf, F1 and much more.