Hurling round-up: Galway beat Limerick, Kilkenny survive Antrim scare, Wexford comeback stuns Clare

Limerick’s unbeaten run stretching back to July 2019 is over after the Treaty fell to Galway on Sunday afternoon. Galway 0-26 Limerick 1-17 Galway laid down a marker ahead of the summer, with a six-point win over reigning National League, Munster and All-Ireland champions Limerick. The Treaty’s defeat brings to

2021 National Hurling League: Sin bins, injury risks and momentum all key as intercounty season gets underway

With the 2021 National Leagues getting underway next weekend, we discuss the main talking points. New season, new rules Throughout the last five fallow months in the hurling landscape, one of the most significant moments has been the clamping down on cynical fouls at the GAA’s Congress. This weekend will

England Netball CEO Fran Connolly says online abuse in netball will not be tolerated

England Netball CEO Fran Connolly says online abuse in netball will not be tolerated, as the governing body and the Netball Players Association join the social media boycott this weekend. The four-day period of online silence, initially announced by a coalition of English football’s largest governing bodies and organisations, will

Sky Sports and BT Sport announce Premier League TV fixtures for April and May including Man Utd vs Liverpool showdown

SKY SPORTS and BT Sport have announced their televised fixtures for April and May with a few bumper fixtures. Manchester United's showdown against rivals Liverpool is the pick of the bunch with both clubs looking to bounce back from drama off-the-pitch. The Premier League giants were among the six forced

Premier League Darts 2021: Dimitri Van den Bergh regains top spot; Glen Durrant facing elimination

Dimitri Van den Bergh returned to the top of the Premier League Darts table but just three points separate the top nine players in this year’s competition. Van den Bergh began the evening in second spot, but managed to topple league-leading Jonny Clayton with a high-quality display that continues his

BT Sport condemns European Super League and fears for 'damaging effect to long-term health of football'

BT SPORT have condemned the formation of a European Super League by insisting it could have a 'damaging effect' on football. The revelation was confirmed on Sunday as the 'big six' Premier League clubs announced they had signed up to be involved in the new 20-team format. But with the

GAA unveils 2021 calendar: All-Ireland finals in August with club season to follow

The 2021 GAA calendar has been released, with the intercounty championship to culminate in August. Intercounty teams are permitted to return to training from April 19, in preparation for the National Leagues. The hurling leagues will get underway on May 8/9, and the football competition will start the following weekend.

Opinion: Eyes don’t deceive, NCAA women’s tournament doesn’t get equal treatment

SAN ANTONIO — There is no chance of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament sneaking up on you in Indianapolis. “March Madness” signs have popped up alongside Interstate 65, there is a massive, up-to-date bracket on the side of the JW Marriott and the windows of the elevated walkways downtown are

Colm Cooper joins Dr Crokes’ senior football coaching team as he takes his first steps into management

Eight-time All-Star Colm Cooper has taken his first steps into management, joining the Dr Crokes senior football coaching team. ‘The Gooch’ teams up with his native club, having stepped away from senior football following the 2019 All-Ireland final loss to Corofin in 2019. He continued to play at lower grades