February

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28 Feb 2013
The goal of bringing Test match cricket to Ireland will move a step closer in the coming weeks with the appointment of professional coaches and administrators for the new Inter-Provincial competition that starts this summer.
 
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28 Feb 2013
Scott Evans warmed up for next week's All England Open Championships with a good run in the German Open Grand Prix Gold in Mulheim. Evans beat Germany's Lukas Schmidt
 
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27 Feb 2013
John Treacy launched the 2013 edition of the Sports Council Challenge at a Sport & Business Seminar at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown.
 
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26 Feb 2013
The Irish Women's team suffered a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Belarus in their 2nd game at World League 2 in Valencia, Spain.
 
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25 Feb 2013
Athletics Ireland have selected eleven athletes for the European Indoor Track and Field Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden due to take place from the 1st-3rd of March
 
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25 Feb 2013
The Irish Women's team got off to a winning start vs. Czech Republic at World League 2 today in Valencia despite losing an early goal in warm conditions in Spain.
 
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25 Feb 2013
Natalya Coyle and Eanna Bailey made histroy in the USA today where they won Ireland's first ever medal at a World Cup competition.
 
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24 Feb 2013
In the final day of racing for the Irish Team at the World Track Cycling Championships in Minsk, young talent Eoin Mullen narrowly missed qualifying for the second round on the Men's Sprint, in a time of 10.329 seconds over 200m Sprint
 
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24 Feb 2013
Barry Murphy kicked off proceedings on Day 2 at the Dave McCullagh Memorial Gala at University Arena, Limerick as he picked up his second Gold medal of the meet winning the 50m Butterfly final in 24.99.
 
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22 Feb 2013
Sycerika McMahon concluded day 1 of the Dave McCullagh Irish Swimming Championships with four Gold medals as the first national competition of 2013 got underway in Limerick.
 
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22 Feb 2013
Ireland's Caroline Ryan raced a brave and gutsy race in the Scratch Race, holding Medal Position until the last 100m. After making a break at 12 laps to go, Ryan lead the race on her own until the Mexican and Polish riders jumped across to her.
 
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22 Feb 2013
Aileen Reid has been off the radar for the past number of months as she made the switch to a new coach and has been based in the warmer climates of Australia.
 
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22 Feb 2013
Clontarf has been confirmed as the venue for the RSA Insurance ODI Series between Ireland and Pakistan.The Castle Avenue venue will host both fixtures which will take place on Thursday May 23 and Sunday May 26 (10:45am start).
 
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22 Feb 2013
There were just two Irish athletes competing in the big XL Galan meet in Stockholm on Thursday 21st of February and both came away with new personal bests and a European Indoor Championships standard.
 
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21 Feb 2013
Martyn Irvine becomes World Champion in the Scratch Race in Minsk
 
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21 Feb 2013
Ireland Men's Hockey Team were involved in a thrilling game today in New Delhi which sadly saw Andrew Meredith's side beaten 3-2 by hosts India at World League 2.
 
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21 Feb 2013
The Woodie's DIY Inter Club Cross Country Championships takes place this Sunday, 24th of February in Charleville Estate, Tullamore.
 
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21 Feb 2013
National Record & Silver Medal Guaranteed for Olympian Irvine at World Championships
 
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20 Feb 2013
Triathlon Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Kitchen as the new Chief Executive Officer.
 
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20 Feb 2013
Irish swimmers will take to the pool this weekend (Friday to Sunday) for the first National Competition of 2013.
 
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20 Feb 2013
Strong Opening for Ryan at World Track Cycling Championships in Minsk
 
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20 Feb 2013
Ireland's World League 2 campaign continued today with a comprehensive 13-0 win over Fiji in New Delhi, India following Monday's 5-2 victory over Bangladesh to open the tournament.
 
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20 Feb 2013
Irish midfielder Eugene Magee today became the most capped player in history of Irish Men's Hockey following his appearance vs. Fiji today.
 
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20 Feb 2013
Triathlon Ireland's is holding a Talent Identification Day at Athlone's new International Indoor Arena on the 7th of April.
 
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20 Feb 2013
The closing date for athletes seeking selection for the European Indoor Track and Field Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden is this Sunday 24th of February.
 
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20 Feb 2013
Competition for Irish Team Begins on Wednesday 20th February
 
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18 Feb 2013
Ireland's World League 2 campaign began in earnest today with a 5-2 victory over Bangladesh in New Delhi, India.
 
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18 Feb 2013
Annalise Murphy's outstanding fourth-place finish in the Laser Radial at London 2012 was rewarded again today (Monday) with the Irish Sailor of the Year prize by Afloat magazine.
 
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15 Feb 2013
Ireland's Green Machine have arrived safe & sound in New Delhi in time to kick off their World League 2 campaign on Monday.
 
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15 Feb 2013
Cricket Ireland have named an experienced squad of 14 ahead of their crucial tour of the UAE next month.
 
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15 Feb 2013
Combining Sports Science with Sports Retail to Improve Physical Health
 
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15 Feb 2013
Mayo's Cameron Hanley makes a long-awaited return to the international show jumping arena this weekend when he lines out with seven of his fellow-countrymen at Olivia in Spain.
 
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15 Feb 2013
David McCarthy (West Waterford AC) is the latest athlete to achieve the Athletics Ireland performance standard for the upcoming European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden scheduled for early March.
 
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14 Feb 2013
Team Ireland came within a set of creating history today but in the end had to surrender to group seeds France and finish second in group 6.
 
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14 Feb 2013
Max Sorensen and an exciting quartet of youngsters are the major beneficiaries of the 17 contracts announced by Cricket Ireland for the 2013 season, with a further five contracts to be offered in due course.
 
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14 Feb 2013
Minister Ring announces Renewed Scheme until the end of 2014
 
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13 Feb 2013
Team Ireland continued their excellent form at the European mixed team championships in Russia with a dominant display in a 4-1 victory over Israel.
 
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13 Feb 2013
Irish record holder Derval O'Rourke (Leevale AC) and in form 400m athlete Brian Gregan (Clonliffe Harriers AC) top the billing for this weekend's National Senior Indoor Championships.
 
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13 Feb 2013
Senior WADA Representatives in Dublin for Discussions with Ministers and Anti-Doping Committee
 
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13 Feb 2013
Ireland wrapped up their initial World League 2 preparations with a 3-1 defeat vs. Malaysia in warm conditions in Kuala Lumpur today.
 
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13 Feb 2013
he walks and distance events could prove to be the most exciting races at this weekend's Woodie's DIY National Senior Indoor Championships. Olympian Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) and European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) are just two of the big names set to delight the crowd at the AIT International Arena in Athlone.
 
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13 Feb 2013
Robert Splaine has been reappointed as the High Performance Manager for the Irish Show Jumping team following a board meeting of Horse Sport Ireland last night (Tuesday).
 
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13 Feb 2013
The Minister of State for Research and Innovation, Seán Sherlock, TD, has welcomed the embedding of Physical Education (PE) and well-being in the revised Junior Certificate programme.
 
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13 Feb 2013
When a team only loses one match in almost two years, wins the double in 2012 and then retains the Superleague the year after
 
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12 Feb 2013
Ireland has started their European mixed team championships with a 4-1 victory over a strong Finland line up.
 
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12 Feb 2013
Irish Women's coach Darren Smith has named his 18 players to travel to the World League 2 tournament in Valencia, Spain later this month
 
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12 Feb 2013
One of Ireland's finest ever athletes, race-walker Olive Loughnane (Loughrea AC), has today announced her retirement from competitive athletics at the age of 36.
 
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11 Feb 2013
Toyota Ireland has announced that it has become the new Official Car Sponsor to Cricket Ireland.
 
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11 Feb 2013
The Irish Senior Women's Squad beat Spain 1-0 today courtesy of Anna O'Flanagan's 3rd goal for the Green Army as Ireland wrapped up their training camp and their preparations for the upcoming FIH World League 2
 
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11 Feb 2013
Marcus Lawler (St. Laurence O'Toole AC) was the standout performer at the Junior and U23 National Indoor Championships held in Athlone International Indoor Arena.
 
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11 Feb 2013
Ireland arrived in Kuala Lumpur yesterday evening as they fine tune their preparations for the World League in Delhi from 18th/24th February.
 
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9 Feb 2013
Ireland's Denis Lynch finished in fifth place in the World Cup competition with Thomas Straumann's gelding Abbervail van het Dingeshof, a tap of the last fence denying him a certain win.
 
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9 Feb 2013
The Irish Senior Women's Squad were beaten 2-1 by Spain
 
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7 Feb 2013
The Woodie's DIY AAI Junior and U23 Indoor Championships will take place this Sunday the 10th of February in the AIT Arena in Athlone
 
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6 Feb 2013
The Irish Sailing Association (ISA) has today revealed the 25 nominees in contention for its six prestigious annual awards including the premier accolade of the Irish sailing community
 
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5 Feb 2013
The Irish Hockey Association(IHA) has recently narrowly missed out in a bid to bring both the Men's and Women's FIH World League 3 tournaments to Ireland in 2013.
 
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5 Feb 2013
In a further boost for the development of cricket in Leinster, YMCA Cricket Club has secured the services of former Ireland international and current Ireland women's coach Jeremy Bray as a player/coach.
 
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5 Feb 2013
A good draw means that Ireland has a best ever chance of progressing to the knock-out stages of the European Mixed Team Championships taking place in Ramenskoe, Russia from February 12-17.
 
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4 Feb 2013
Pentathlon Ireland secured three top ten finishes at the Hungarian Indoor competition this weekend with Natalya Coyle narrowly missing out on the medals by finishing 4th, Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe in 5th and Eanna Bailey in 9th.
 
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4 Feb 2013
The Woodie's DIY AAI Master, Intermediate & Juvenile Development Cross Country Championships took place in Gransha, Derry on Sunday, 3rd of February.
 
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4 Feb 2013
In the 2013 Carlton Irish Nationals Men's Singles final, Olympian Scott Evans beat Tony Stephenson 21-17 21-8. Fellow Olympian Chloe Magee followed beating Sinead Chambers 21-10 21-12.
 
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3 Feb 2013
Craig Breen driving the Peugeot Rally Academy-Saintéloc Team 207 Super 2000 has finished 2nd overall on Rally Liepaja-Ventspils, round two of the 2013 FIA European Rally Championship
 
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3 Feb 2013
Double European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) finished in third place at the European Indoor Permit meeting in Karlsruhe, Germany.
 
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3 Feb 2013
Nugent Becomes Head Coach overseeing Olympic and Paralympic Teams for Rio 2016
 
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1 Feb 2013
Double Olympian Scott Evans hopes to add to his collection of seven Irish titles when he plays in the Carlton Irish National Badminton Championships in Lisburn this weekend.