The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
Leinster 31 Glasgow Warriers 30: A youthful Leinster side had to deal with a second-half Glasgow power surge and a floodlight failure, the latter coming only 90 seconds out from the final whistle, bef
Eoin Keith is an ultra-runner who holds Irish records from 24-hour to six-day running. The 48-year-old Cobh man, who broke the 431km Spine Race record by a whopping 15 hours last year, is attempting a
Shamrock Rovers 1 Limerick FC 1: Limerick’s Rodrigo Tosi struck in the last minute of normal time to snatch a draw at Tallaght Stadium.
Galway United 2 Dundalk 1: Gary Shanahan hit a 93rd- minute winner for Galway United last night to hand the basement club their first win of the season, and drive another nail into Dundalk&r
Galway v Dublin: “An absolute joke”. Next to absolute disgrace, it’s the standard damning in the GAA lexicon, but a lack of originality doesn’t harm Barry Cullinane’s arg
Tipperary County Board chairman Michael Bourke has described a proposed two-match suspension for Jason Forde as a “severe injustice”.
Cork City 2 Bray Wanderers 1: 11 wins out of 11 and now 12 points clear at the top: with a third of the season gone, Cork City’s astonishing 2017 just keeps on getting better and better.
Everton v Chelsea: Antonio Conte has admitted he cannot guarantee Eden Hazard will be a Chelsea player next season, amid persistent interest from Real Madrid.
Manchester United v Swansea: Jose Mourinho offered a tongue-in-cheek solution to Manchester United’s personnel problems: picking himself against Swansea.
Yesterday was an amazing day for the yard, so much so that Willie is now in front in the trainers’ title, and it has been some team effort to get to this point, writes Ruby Walsh.
Tottenham v Arsenal: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reiterated that rivals Tottenham face a “very difficult” transition when they move into their new stadium.
The 2017-18 season launches into the finishing straight this weekend — or ‘squeaky bum time’ as Alex Ferguson used to call it — but for anyone hoping to change their season in
Katie Taylor is willing to deliver a Wladimir Klitschko-esque “boring” performance if needs be against Nina Meinke tonight, but the former Olympic champion admits she is hoping to let the
Lewis Hamilton believes it is advantage Sebastian Vettel for the Russian Grand Prix after he finished a distant fourth behind his Formula One World Championship rival in practice on Friday.
The marathon, which Sinead Kane is running in aid of Cliona’s Foundation, will be her eighth of 2017 and that’s not including the 172km she covered during a 24 hour race on an indoor track
Tomorrow brings an official end to Jack Anderson’s time as the GAA’s Disputes Resolution Authority secretary. He leaves Queens University shortly for the University of Melbourne. His thoug
Connacht v Scarlets: Connacht, having lost only once at home on their way to that memorable Guinness PRO12 crown a year ago, will be bidding to prevent a fifth league defeat at the Sportsground this s
When, with just 12 minutes remaining on Wednesday night, Christian Eriksen’s laser-guided 25-yarder found the corner of the net to finally break the stubborn resistance of Crystal Palace, the wi
Twenty-three years ago, Limerick jockey Declan Murphy’s skull was so badly fractured in a fall at Haydock Park that his death was confirmed by the Racing Post. Prematurely as it happened, writes
Tehran, April 29, IRNA - An Iranian weightlifter managed to bag 1 gold and 2 silver medals in the men’s 94kg in the 2017 Asian Weightlifting Championships.
Minister for Temporary Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons Vadym Chernysh has said the draft government target program for the restoration and development of peace in the eastern reg
The wife of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko, Maryna, will host a morning television show “In the Rhythm of Sport” on the “Ukraine” TV channel. The pilot of the progr
The Libyan navy seized two vessels, one of which is reportedly Ukrainian, on suspicion of smuggling oil on Friday, a Ukrainian television news service reported. “The Libyan navy seized two ships
Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF world heavyweight title for the third time at Wembley against Wladimir Klitschko. Sportsmail brings you all the fight day action live...
Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson were among the big-name casualties at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans after missing the cut - despite finishing the second round on six under par.
Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time in Saturday's third practice session for the Russian Grand Prix as Ferrari maintained its advantage over Mercedes
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that his country played a big role in the termination of the 'Big Three', featuring the cricket boards of India, England and A
Tehran, April 29, IRNA – Iran’s indoor national hockey team defeated Kazakhstan 10-1 in the final game of the 7th edition of Asia Cup to crown champion for the 7th time.
The long way back saw him shine in Chennai's competitive league and subsequently the TNPL. He also performed well for Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy and the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy South Zone T2
An impressive second half from an injury-hit Bulldogs outfit has helped them surge home 16-10 against a woeful Raiders side at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night.
Kubrat Pulev defended his intercontinental heavyweight title of the World Boxing Association after his victory over American Kevin Johnson, reports BGNES, quoted by BNR.
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Avery Bradley led a balanced offensive attack as the Boston Celtics advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 105-83 rout of the Chicago Bulls Friday
Espanyol coach Quique Sanchez Flores admitted on Friday that he would rather read a book about 'releasing his inner clown', than shake the hand of Barcelona boss Luis Enrique.