2015

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23 Dec 2015
Ireland have named a full strength squad for their upcoming ICC InterContinental Cup clash with Papua New Guinea next month.
 
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18 Dec 2015
Sport Ireland today published a new book "Changing the Game" which celebrates over a decade of sporting excellence and elite achievement.
 
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8 Dec 2015
Irish people over 50 are now more likely to be active than inactive, according to a new survey from Age & Opportunity's Go for Life and Sport Ireland.
 
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7 Dec 2015
The 33 year-old told Cricket Ireland Head Coach John Bracewell of his decision earlier today.
 
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4 Dec 2015
The GloHealth Novice and Uneven Ages Cross Country Championships are set for the proverbial cavalry charge in St Augustine's College, Dungarvan on Sunday.
 
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4 Dec 2015
A solid performance from Ireland's Women's Team Pursuit Squad saw them finish in 11th place in the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Cambridge, New Zealand.
 
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1 Dec 2015
Ireland women duly wrapped up a third successive success in their T20 World Cup qualifying campaign with a seven wicket win over Zimbabwe in Bangkok on Tuesday.
 
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24 Nov 2015
Sport Ireland today published the eighth annual Strategic Planning, Evaluation and Knowledge (SPEAK) Report on the national network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs).
 
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20 Nov 2015
The Team Ireland Golf scheme, which was established to assist Irish professional golfers in the early stages of their careers, is now inviting applications for funding for 2016.
 
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19 Nov 2015
The finalists for Motorsport Ireland's Billy Coleman Young Rally Driver of the Year award have been officially announced - with Rob Duggan, Josh Moffett and Patrick O'Brien in the running to take home one of Irish rallying's most prestigious awards.
 
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18 Nov 2015
On the eve of the World Anti-Doping Agency Executive Committee and Foundation Board meetings, the Board of Directors of the Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) met in Colorado Springs and urged continued efforts to protect clean athletes world-wide
 
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12 Nov 2015
As medal hauls go, the one the Irish team brought back from the Paralympic Athletics World Championships in Doha last month was an impressive one, between them the nine athletes collecting three gold, one silver and three bronze medals.
 
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10 Nov 2015
Sport Ireland welcomes the recent report published by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission into allegations of widespread doping in Russian Athletics.
 
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4 Nov 2015
Ireland Women have named a squad of 14 for their crucial ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in Thailand later this month.
 
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4 Nov 2015
The final match of the series saw the Green Army earn the victory that had eluded them in the opening 2 fixtures
 
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2 Nov 2015
The final day of action at the first round of the UCI Track World Cup in Cali, Colombia featured Ireland's two sprinters gathering more valuable experience at world level.
 
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2 Nov 2015
The first of the three match series saw the two sides split the spoils in what could have been a higher scoring game had it not been for Davis and Cochrane in-between the posts at either end.
 
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28 Oct 2015
While the excitement of Green Machine Olympic Qualification is still pulsing through the hockey community and the general public alike, the Irish Senior Cup commences this weekend
 
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28 Oct 2015
Opening Statement By Mr John Treacy, Chief Executive, Sport Ireland
 
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27 Oct 2015
Ireland's Deirdre Mongan saw herself upgraded to bronze following the completion of today's F53 Shot Put final at the IPC Paralympic Athletics World Championships in Doha.
 
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27 Oct 2015
Double Paralympian Orla Barry has continued the impressive success of the Irish Paralympic athletics team at the World Championships in Doha claiming a bronze medal this morning in the F57 Discus final.
 
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27 Oct 2015
The Irish Men have successfully progressed through to the next stage of 2016 Olympic Games qualification from the 2015 World Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow.
 
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26 Oct 2015
Noelle Lenihan Wins Discus Silver At IPC Paralympic Athletics World Championships.
 
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23 Oct 2015
Sport Ireland has noted the statement made today by the IABA regarding the recent resignation of Billy Walsh as Head Coach.
 
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21 Oct 2015
Emma Gray, an ever constant figure between the posts for the Green Army for the last 7 years, has announced her retirement from international hockey.
 
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21 Oct 2015
Ireland's under 19 cricketers suffered a crushing 8 wicket defeat by Nepal in their latest World Cup qualifying game in Malaysia.
 
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21 Oct 2015
Ireland's Jason Smyth; reigning double Paralympic and world champion, and Paralympic world record holder at 100m & 200m has been reclassified from the T12 class back to the T13 class.
 
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20 Oct 2015
Ireland's cricketers batted out most of the final day to secure a draw with Zimbabwe A in Harare.
 
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19 Oct 2015
Sport Ireland is extremely disappointed to learn that Billy Walsh has decided to step down from his role as Head Coach of the High Performance Unit in the Irish Amateur Boxing Association (IABA).
 
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19 Oct 2015
Lorcan Tucker top scored with 90 in a Man of the Match display as Ireland's U19 cricketers made it three wins from three with a comprehensive 158 runs victory over Uganda.
 
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18 Oct 2015
Sophie Richards claimed the Bronze Medal for Ireland today at the Eventing World Breeding Championships for Young Horses at Le Lion d'Angers in France, with the Irish Sport Horse SRS Adventure.
 
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18 Oct 2015
Irish internationals Brandon Hargreaves and Annmarie McGlynn led home big fields over 8km at the Autumn Open Cross Country in the Phoenix Park.
 
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18 Oct 2015
Record concludes successful week for Ireland at Grenchen.
 
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17 Oct 2015
Ireland's bowlers endured 90 overs of toil on the first day of their game against Zimbabwe A in Harare.
 
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17 Oct 2015
Ireland earned a draw against the world number 6 in a close match that saw the Green Machine hand debuts to Murray and McKee.
 
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17 Oct 2015
Six Irish riders were in action on the penultimate day of racing at the European Track Championships in Grenchen.
 
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16 Oct 2015
Continuing a recent run of remarkable form, Cork's Billy Twomey pulled off yet another win this evening (Friday) when he took the trophy in the first 1m50 competition at Oslo's World Cup show.
 
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16 Oct 2015
Ireland's quartet of riders produced another series of strong perfomances on the third day of action at the European Track Championships at Grenchen.
 
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16 Oct 2015
The first test of the series saw Argentina prevail with a 2-1 victory in what was a fast paced, physical encounter.
 
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15 Oct 2015
Men's and Women's Squads Set New National Bests on First Day of Action at Grenchen.
 
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14 Oct 2015
Sport Ireland, the new statutory agency for sport in Ireland, welcome the increased investment in Sport Ireland and the broader sports sector announced in Budget 2016.
 
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14 Oct 2015
It was always going to be a competitive fixture when Argentina rolled into town and match 1 of this 3 match series did not disappoint.
 
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13 Oct 2015
Tim Murtagh guided Ireland to a nervy two wicket win in the final game of their three match ODI series against Zimbabwe in Harare.
 
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13 Oct 2015
Men's and Women's Squads to take on Europe's Best in Grenchen, Switzerland.
 
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8 Oct 2015
Fionnuala McCormack (née Britton) is looking forward to a new challenge at the Chicago Marathon this Sunday.
 
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6 Oct 2015
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD, and the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring TD, today announced that Mr Kieran Mulvey is to be appointed as the Chairperson of the newly-established Sport Ireland.
 
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6 Oct 2015
A nine strong Irish team has been announced for the upcoming IPC Paralympic Athletics World Championships which are set to take place in Doha, Qatar from October 22nd - 31st.
 
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4 Oct 2015
Hermes, Ulster Elks and Railway Union all retained their 100% records in the women's EY Hockey League with emphatic victories on Saturday, all making it two wins from two.
 
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1 Oct 2015
Dave Houghton will lend his local knowledge and batting expertise to the Ireland squad on their upcoming tour of Zimbabwe.
 
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28 Sep 2015
The Belfast Trojans added a European title to their Irish title by winning the GFL International Atlantic Cup in Groningen over the weekend.
 
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24 Sep 2015
The Sprint Distance Triathlon National Championships takes place on Saturday, September 26th and hosts, Pulse Triathlon Club have been working around the clock to pull together one of the most exciting events of the year.
 
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24 Sep 2015
David Gillick kick-started the second wave of the New Breed campaign in search of the next Irish athletics star with great success at St Benildus on September 23rd.
 
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24 Sep 2015
In a nail-biting single round contest involving the world's top 19 show jumping teams at Barcelona today, Ireland qualified as one of the eight elite teams who will go through to Saturday's Nations' Cup Final.
 
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23 Sep 2015
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine has tonight announced the team that will represent Ireland at the Nations' Cup Final in Spain, beginning on Thursday at the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona.
 
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21 Sep 2015
Rain Slows Mullen in Under 23 World Time Trial Championships in Richmond
 
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21 Sep 2015
The Irish Age Group Team at the ITU World Triathlon Championships acquitted themselves very well racing on the shores of Lake Michigan and in central Chicago over the weekend.
 
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21 Sep 2015
Former Irish athletics star David Gillick will return to his alma mater St Benildus College on September 23rd to find the next generation of talent.
 
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21 Sep 2015
Ireland's Cameron Hanley produced a lightning-fast jump-off round on board Antello Z to snatch this afternoon's (Sunday) three-star Grand Prix at Donaueschingen, Germany.
 
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17 Sep 2015
Athletics Ireland regretfully announce the passing of Niall O'Shaughnessy.
 
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17 Sep 2015
It was a good start for the Irish Team at the ITU World Triathlon Championship festival with two medals won at Wednesday's Aquathlon World Championships.
 
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17 Sep 2015
Ireland have made two changes to their squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Qualifying tournament in Malaysia next month.
 
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16 Sep 2015
Ireland will be at full strength for their tour of Zimbabwe and Namibia next month.
 
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14 Sep 2015
Smithfield hosts the first cycling festival in Dublin.
 
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14 Sep 2015
Cycling Ireland have named the 13 riders that will represent Ireland at the UCI World Road Championships in Virginia, USA later this month.
 
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12 Sep 2015
Conor Swail took no prisoners at the rich American Gold Cup Qualifier in North Salem, New York tonight, when he snatched the 25,000 euro first prize with Ilan Ferder's ten year-old mare Viva Columbia.
 
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11 Sep 2015
Ireland have confirmed they will travel to Harare in October to take part in a 3-match ODI series against hosts Zimbabwe.
 
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11 Sep 2015
With the second day of dressage now complete at the Longines FEI European Eventing Championships at Blair Castle, Scotland today, the Irish team is in overnight seventh place before Saturday's vital cross country phase.
 
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10 Sep 2015
Following the first day of dressage at the Longines FEI European Eventing Championships at Blair Castle, Scotland today Ireland had three combinations in the leaderboard's top 20.
 
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10 Sep 2015
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine has today announced the squad that will represent Ireland at the Nations' Cup Final in Barcelona, Spain, taking place between the 24th and 27th September 2015.
 
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10 Sep 2015
Jenny Egan The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the month for August.
 
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9 Sep 2015
Hockey Ireland has secured hosting rights for the men's World League Round 2 in 2017, a stage in the qualification process for the 2018 World Cup in India.
 
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8 Sep 2015
Today the Irish Sports Council launched a digital Video #FindYourTrail to encourage people of all ages and ability to enjoy the great Irish outdoors.
 
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7 Sep 2015
Around 4350 athletes from more than 160 countries are set to compete in 428 medal events across 22 sports from 7th - 18th September 2016.
 
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7 Sep 2015
Ciara Mageean will be targeting Olympic qualification over 1500m when she takes to the track in Rovereto, Italy tomorrow.
 
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4 Sep 2015
3,000 Cyclists To Descend Upon Smithfield For A Festival Of Cycling
 
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3 Sep 2015
Cian O'Connor will be the Irish pathfinder at the San Marino Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup held in Arezzo, Italy on Friday.
 
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2 Sep 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD, today launched Ireland's participation in the inaugural European Week of Sport.
 
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1 Sep 2015
Thomas Barr is set to compete in the 400m Hurdles at the Zurich Diamond League on Thursday September 3rd.
 
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28 Aug 2015
The Irish Sports Council (ISC) is disappointed that an agreement has not been reached between Billy Walsh and the Irish Amateur Boxing Association (IABA) in relation to the role of Head Coach of the High Performance Unit.
 
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27 Aug 2015
The GAA in partnership with the University of Stirling announced the findings from an extensive research project, which has successfully created new knowledge on how to tackle youth sport drop out.
 
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26 Aug 2015
Ciara Everard and Ben Reynolds found the going tough as they were knocked out of their respective heats in the 800m and 110m Hurdles on day 5 of the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
 
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25 Aug 2015
Irish Cricket has been handed a boost with the news that both Sri Lanka and Pakistan will play ODI series against Ireland next summer.
 
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24 Aug 2015
For the first time in the 93-year history of the Walker Cup, five Irish players have named in the Great Britain & Ireland team.
 
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22 Aug 2015
Thomas Barr delivered a blistering final 100 metres to finish third in his heat of the 400m Hurdles in 49.20 seconds and qualify automatically for tomorrow's semi-final.
 
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22 Aug 2015
Kerry Teenager fifth overnight in Omnium at Junior World Track Championships in Astana.
 
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22 Aug 2015
National Yacht Club sailor Finn Lynch, has claimed 4th place at the Laser Standard U21 World Championships in Medemblik, The Netherlands.
 
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21 Aug 2015
Cycling Ireland is pleased to announce that Armor Lux will again support the Irish squad at the World Road Championships in Richmond, Virginia, USA from September 21st to 27th.
 
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21 Aug 2015
Providence Team IRL sailors Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern have qualified for the 49er medal race final in the Olympic Test event in Rio de Janeiro.
 
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21 Aug 2015
Kerry Teenager just misses medal in Individual Pursuit in Junior World Track Championships in Astana.
 
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21 Aug 2015
Irish pentathletes Arthur Lanigan O'Keeffe and Natalya Coyle moved one step closer to Olympic qualification as they came through the semi-finals of the European Championships this week to take their place in the weekend finals.
 
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20 Aug 2015
Ireland has made the cut for the European Team Championship Final in Germany tomorrow after a nail-biting afternoon at Aachen that shook up the leaderboard.
 
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17 Aug 2015
The IAAF World Championships (August 22-30) start this coming Saturday in the Bird’s Nest Stadium in Beijing with an Irish squad of 16 athletes set to compete.
 
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17 Aug 2015
Eight athletes will represent Ireland at the Modern Pentathlon European Championships in Bath this week.
 
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17 Aug 2015
Catherine Walsh with pilot Fran Meehan finished 4th in their first International triathlon in a time of 1:15:52
 
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13 Aug 2015
Alex Cusack has confirmed his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.
 
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13 Aug 2015
The Ireland selectors have opted for experience as they named their squad to face world champions Australia in the Hanley Energy Challenge at Stormont on Thursday August 27th.
 
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12 Aug 2015
Isobel Joyce has given the Ireland Women's squad a boost after recovering from a knee injury to return to the side for their T20 International Series against Australia at YMCA next week.
 
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12 Aug 2015
Head Coach Craig Fulton has named his 18-man team that will compete at the upcoming Eurohockey Championships in London (August 21st-30th).
 
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12 Aug 2015
The Irish team has been boosted with the addition of four athletes for the World Track and Field Championships in Beijing on the 22nd-30th of August who have been invited under the new IAAF quota system.
 
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11 Aug 2015
Griffith College, in consultation with the Irish Institute of Sport, has today announced details of a new certificate in Dual Career Development designed to specifically address the identified needs of high performance and professional sportspeople
 
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10 Aug 2015
Defending World Champion Robert Heffernan to lead Irish Team to World Track and Field Championships in Beijing
 
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10 Aug 2015
Victory eluded Ireland's Kevin Babington in the Longines Grand Prix at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show this evening.
 
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9 Aug 2015
Thomas Barr won his 5th title in style at the GloHealth National Track and Field Championships in Morton Stadium.
 
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9 Aug 2015
All four Irish competitors finished in the top half of the field in the Men's Under 23 Road Race on a day when Cork's Eddie Dunbar proved to be one of the strongest riders.
 
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7 Aug 2015
The Irish quartet of Olivia Roulston, Abbie Sweetnam, Luke Garrigan and Michael Pender claimed the Silver Medal at the European Pony Show Jumping Championships in Malmo, Sweden, today.
 
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6 Aug 2015
Down's Dermott Lennon and Limerick's Paul O'Shea kept the Irish flag flying on the second day of the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show.
 
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5 Aug 2015
Irish riders and horses were victorious in the first two international classes at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show today.
 
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5 Aug 2015
Almost 1500 horses will take part in the The Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show which begins today at the RDS arena in Ballsbridge.
 
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4 Aug 2015
Sean Currie scored a brilliant century to help Ireland record their second win at the European Under 15 Championships as they crushed The Netherlands by 181 runs at Rugby.
 
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4 Aug 2015
Thomas Barr is bidding for his 5th 400m hurdles title at the GloHealth National Track and Field Championships this weekend.
 
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4 Aug 2015
Ireland will face the Netherlands, world number 2, twice in 3 days as preparation for the Eurohockey Championships moves up another gear.
 
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4 Aug 2015
Aileen Reid and Bryan Keane were in action over the weekend on a fact finding mission at the Rio 2016 Olympic Test Event.
 
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2 Aug 2015
The Irish Sports Council (ISC) is aware of the serious allegations of doping made in a documentary broadcast on the German ARD/WRD network and published the Sunday Times.
 
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31 Jul 2015
Irish swimmers brought the total medal tally to 5 as Ellen Walshe and Conor Ferguson both won Silver on the final day of competition at the European Youth Olympic Festival in Tbilisi, Georgia.
 
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31 Jul 2015
Twomey pulled off a narrow victory over Canadian Olympic gold medallist Eric Lamaze at the five-star show in Dinard, France this afternoon (Friday).
 
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31 Jul 2015
The Team Ireland medal rush shows no signs of slowing at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles.
 
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30 Jul 2015
An action-packed Sunday sees Ireland's best clubs battle it out for top honours at the GloHealth National League Final in Tullamore.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Ireland's swimmers continued their fantastic form at the European Youth Olympic Games in Tbilisi today with Dubliner's Niamh Coyne and Ellen Walshe both in Finals action.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Mr. Michael Ring TD today announced an investment package of over €2 million in Dormant Accounts Funding for Sport.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Ireland's Eoghan Clifford has taken victory in the MC3 Time Trial at the Paracycling World Road Championships in Notwil, Switzerland today.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Sommer Lecky added to the Irish medal haul at the European Youth Olympics in Tbilisi with a bronze medal in the high jump with a new personal best of 1.80m.
 
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29 Jul 2015
Two of Ireland's top contenders for Rio Olympic Qualification are set to compete in the Olympic Test Event this Sunday.
 
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27 Jul 2015
Cycling Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel ("the Panel") determined that rider Ciaran Kelly has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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27 Jul 2015
Irish U23's, Russell White and Chris Mintern were in action over the weekend at the U23 European Triathlon Championships in Banyoles, Spain.
 
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27 Jul 2015
The team selected by the Golfing Union of Ireland for the Home Internationals has been announced
 
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27 Jul 2015
As the first day of competition got under way at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles (LA2015) yesterday, Team Ireland are blazing a trail, winning three medals
 
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21 Jul 2015
Dungarvan will play host to this weekend's Great Stuff Caterers Mini Stages Rally, organised by Imokilly Motor Club.
 
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20 Jul 2015
Irish Sports Council supported driver Jonny McMullan travelled to Castle Combe last weekend for rounds nine and ten of the BRSCC British National Formula Ford 1600 Championship.
 
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19 Jul 2015
Three lifetime best swim from three Irish swimmers tonight.
 
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18 Jul 2015
On the penultimate day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this evening Ireland's Ailbhe Kelly set a new lifetime best of 1:27.24
 
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17 Jul 2015
Three lifetime best swims from Scully, Kelly & Turner.
 
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17 Jul 2015
Robert Splaine, Ireland's show jumping manager, this morning confirmed his team to compete at the German Nations' Cup in Mannheim on Saturday.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Athletics Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel determined that athlete Steven Colvert has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Ireland's Nicole Turner continued her successful debut at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships by qualifying for her fourth final in as many days.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Irish teenager Nicole Turner swam superbly to finish sixth in the S6 50m Freestyle Final at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this evening.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Sam Healy headlined an excellent first day for the Irish team at the 23rd European Junior Athletics Championships by qualifying fourth overall into tomorrow's long jump final with a best of 7.38m.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Ciara Doogan went within two points of Ireland's first medal on day three of the European Track Championships in Athens.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Ireland's cricketers slumped to a shock two wicket loss against a jubilant Papua New Guinea side at Stormont in their latest T20 World Cup Qualifying game.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Josie Knight and Michael O'Loughlin were the standout performers for the Irish squad on Day Two of the European Track Championships in Athens, Greece today.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Both of Ireland's swimmers in action tonight at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow finished sixth in their respective finals.
 
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14 Jul 2015
Breen, who holds a 21 point advantage in the series in his Peugeot 208 T16 will be keen to secure more points after a non finish on the previous round of the championship in Belgium.
 
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14 Jul 2015
Irish swimmers Ellen Keane and Nicole Turner both swam lifetime bests in the morning heats of their respective 100m breaststroke at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships.
 
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14 Jul 2015
As part of the European Week of Sport, The Irish Sports Council, The Camogie Association and Cycling Ireland are delighted to announce a joint initiative to encourage Camogie Clubs to take part in the Great Dublin Bike Ride.
 
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13 Jul 2015
On the opening day of the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this morning Ireland's Darragh McDonald swam a season's best time of 5:11.26 to win the first heat of the S6 400m Freestyle.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Visiting riders scooped many of the the major medals in the Dublin Track Cycling International at Eamonn Ceannt Stadium this weekend as Caroline Ryan reduced the track record for the 3km Pursuit on her way to the gold medal.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Alan O'Regan, riding his mother Frances' Guidam (SF) gelding, Liberation (ISH), were victorious in the 7 Year Old Final of the sixth leg of the Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series at Cork Summer Show.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Irelands seamers dismantled Nepal for just 53 - the second lowest total in T20 internationals - as they recorded a comprehensive eight wickets win at Stormont.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Nicole Turner Fifth in World Championship 400m Freestyle Final.
 
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12 Jul 2015
World University Games Wrap-Up.
 
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12 Jul 2015
Second place for Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan in yesterday's McCormack Opel/Sligo Park Hotel Stages Rally was enough to clinch their first Triton Showers National Rally Championship.
 
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12 Jul 2015
Close to a thousand young athletes contested the GloHealth National Juvenile Championships taking place in Tullamore on Sunday, 12th of July.
 
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12 Jul 2015
John Mooney's superb all-round display ensured Ireland survived a scare against USA at Stormont on Sunday.
 
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11 Jul 2015
In what has already been a successful weekend for Irish show jumpers, Cian O’Connor added to the prize haul by snatching the world-famous Falsterbo Derby in Sweden this afternoon.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Bryan Keane battled to a 21st place finish at the European Championships in Geneva today finishing in a time of 1:57:27.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Day two of the GloHealth National Juvenile Track and Field Championships took place in Tullamore on Saturday, 11th of July.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Adam McMullen Makes the World University Games Final in the Long Jump.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Mark English & Karl Griffin Advance on day two of the European Athletics U23 Championships
 
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10 Jul 2015
Fiona Doyle has won her second medal at the World University Games in South Korea clinching Silver in the 50m Breaststroke Final.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Irelands former world champion show jumper Dermott Lennon claimed the top spot in today’s speed class at the five-star show in Falsterbo, Sweden.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Kevin Batt (Adams State University) was the final Irish athlete in action at the World University Games today as he contested the 5,000m heats.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Ireland began their World T20 Qualifying campaign with a convincing 7-wicket win over Namibia in Group “A” at Stormont on Friday.
 
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9 Jul 2015
Horse Sport Ireland has confirmed the Gain Horse Feeds Pony Show Jumping squad for the 2015 European Championships in Malmo, Sweden from the 5th - 9th August.
 
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9 Jul 2015
Thomas Barr (University of Limerick) & Ciara Everard (UCD AC) Qualify for the Finals at the World University Games in South Korea.
 
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9 Jul 2015
The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman Award for June 2015: Katie Taylor
 
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8 Jul 2015
Ireland's show jumping team manager Robert Splaine has announced that Darragh Kenny's horse Imothep will not be available to the Irish squad competing in the European Show Jumping Championships .
 
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8 Jul 2015
Bryan Keane is set to lead the Irish challenge at the European Triathlon Championships in Geneva this weekend
 
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7 Jul 2015
Graham Shaw, who recently took over as head coach of Ireland's senior women's hockey team, has announced the squad that will compete at the Eurohockey Championships ΙΙ in Prague.
 
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7 Jul 2015
Ireland's T20 World Cup qualifying preparations were further disrupted following the abandonment of their match with Oman at Stormont at the half-way stage.
 
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3 Jul 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD, today launched The Irish Sports Council, Report of Participation in Sport by Adults in Mayo & Sligo.
 
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2 Jul 2015
Nature and Sports Euro'meet 2015 will take place in Newcastle, County Down, September 30th-October 2nd.
 
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1 Jul 2015
At a recent meeting of all the clubs and organisations affiliated to Motorsport Ireland, the National Governing Body officially appointed Art McCarrick as the first Sport Development Officer as part of their strategic plan for Irish motorsport.
 
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1 Jul 2015
It was always going to be a mighty task to defeat the world number 1 Australia but the Green Machine put in a dogged performance in the 32 degree heat in Antwerp.
 
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1 Jul 2015
The second of three Grant Thornton Corporate 5K Team Challenges in 2015.
 
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30 Jun 2015
Paralympics Ireland has announced a strong team of six to compete at the Paralympic Swimming (IPC) World Championships set to take place in Glasgow from July 13th - 19th.
 
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28 Jun 2015
The final pool match of World League saw Ireland, ranked 14th in the world, put in a massive defensive performance against world number 4 Belgium but come up just short in a 2-1 defeat.
 
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28 Jun 2015
Ruan Pretorious created Irish Senior Cup history by clubbing 6 sixes in an over as Waringstown beat 2013 winners Clontarf in a thrilling encounter at Castle Avenue.
 
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25 Jun 2015
Kelly Proper goes in the 200m at tonight's Sollentuna GP in Sweden.
 
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25 Jun 2015
Team Ireland swimmers had an exciting morning in the pool on Day 3 of the European Games in Baku.
 
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24 Jun 2015
James Brown has finished in 16th place overall in the semi-final of the 200m Individual Medley at the European Games in Baku.
 
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24 Jun 2015
Ireland's James Brown has progressed to the semi-final in the 200m Individual Medley on the second day of competition at the European Games in the Baku Aquatics Centre.
 
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23 Jun 2015
The GUI have named their strongest possible squad for the International European Amateur Championship at the Penati Golf Resort in Slovakia from 5-8 August.
 
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22 Jun 2015
A 12 strong Irish swimming team will begin competition tomorrow, Tuesday, at the 1st European Games in Baku
 
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19 Jun 2015
Kelly Proper (Ferrybank AC) has been forced to withdraw from this weekend's European Team Championships (1st League) in Crete due to illness.
 
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18 Jun 2015
The Irish Cycling team got their campaign underway at the European Games early today in Baku.
 
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18 Jun 2015
It's advantage Scotland after the first of the T20 International series at Bready saw the visitors record a 6-wicket win over Kevin O'Brien's Ireland team.
 
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18 Jun 2015
Ireland 1 (C Watkins) China 1 (X Zhang), China win 4-3 in a shoot-out.
 
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17 Jun 2015
The 8th European Championships for Deaf Men's Football kicked off this week in Hannover, with Ireland facing their first opponents, Poland, yesterday afternoon.
 
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17 Jun 2015
The Irish Cycling Team compete in their first event at the European Games in Baku tomorrow.
 
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16 Jun 2015
The GAA and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the GAA Anti-Doping Hearings Committee determined that player Thomas Connolly has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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16 Jun 2015
Ireland 2 (M Frazer, A O'Flanagan) USA 0
 
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16 Jun 2015
David Rankin and John Anderson have been called into the Ireland squad ahead of their T20 International series against Scotland which starts at Bready on Thursday.
 
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16 Jun 2015
Irish team defeated 8-1 by reigning Paralympic champions Russia in Football 7-a-side World Championship opener.
 
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13 Jun 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD, today launched the Irish Sports Council Safe Sport App at the Code of Ethics Information Day.
 
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11 Jun 2015
The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman Award for May.
 
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10 Jun 2015
Ireland 4 (Nikki Evans 3, Nicci Daly) South Africa 1
 
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9 Jun 2015
The men's squad for World League3 in Antwerp has been announced today by Coach Craig Fulton.
 
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9 Jun 2015
Aileen Reid, currently ranked sixth on the World Triathlon Series leader board enters Saturday's Baku European Games as the top ranked European triathlete.
 
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8 Jun 2015
Alex Wright (Leevale AC) put in a phenomenal performance in the 20k walk in the IAAF Race Walking Challenge which took place in La Coruna, Spain on the 6th of June
 
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8 Jun 2015
New Cycle Ride to Take to the Streets of Dublin.
 
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6 Jun 2015
Ireland played the first of two test series against Belgium at Dragons Hockey Club, the venue for the upcoming World League 3,
 
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4 Jun 2015
Ireland's Thomas Barr smashed his own Irish 400m Hurdles Record tonight in Rome recording a time of 48.65 seconds.
 
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4 Jun 2015
Irish teenage show jumping sensation Bertram Allen has today broken through into the top five of the world's best riders, according to the official Longines FEI Jumping rankings just published for the month of May.
 
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4 Jun 2015
Ireland are just one wicket away from clinching a convincing win against the UAE after the third day of their ICC InterContinental Cup clash at Malahide
 
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4 Jun 2015
Irelands team for Friday's top-level Furusiyya Nations' Cup in St. Gallen, Switzerland was announced by Ireland's show jumping team manager Robert Splaine this evening
 
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3 Jun 2015
Irish record holder Thomas Barr will lead the Irish team for the 2015 World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea from the 3rd - 14th July.
 
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27 May 2015
The best of Irish schools' athletics talent are ready to compete at the GloHealth All Ireland Schools Track & Field Championships this Saturday.
 
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27 May 2015
The third match in the series signalled another Cap milestone.
 
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25 May 2015
Our sincerest condolences to family, friends and work colleagues of Bill O'Herlihy.
 
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25 May 2015
The green army got off to a strong start, looking to right the wrongs from game 1 of the series.
 
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25 May 2015
The second match in the series marked a big milestone for Eugene Magee who earned his 200th cap for Ireland.
 
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24 May 2015
Alex Troy and Kim Feehily were the only Irish players to progress to the finals day of the Glasgow youth international.
 
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24 May 2015
Irish 800m athletes produced encouraging performances over the weekend with Mark English (UCD AC) achieving the qualifying standard for the IAAF World Championships.
 
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22 May 2015
London Olympian Boxers and current National Senior Elite Champions, Darren O' Neill and Adam Nolan were on hand to help launch the new IABA loyalty card programme today at the National Stadium.
 
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22 May 2015
The final match of the series began with an early goal for the USA.
 
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20 May 2015
The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring TD, today announced that Mr John Treacy will be appointed as the first CEO of Sport Ireland, when it is established this summer
 
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20 May 2015
Carla Nico and Kelly Dwyer made history last Sunday, when for the first time ever in Irish sport, a mens' national league game in a field sport was presided over by a crew which included two women.
 
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19 May 2015
The Green Machine will continue their preparation for World League 3 in Antwerp with 2 fixtures against France over the coming weekend in La Touquet and Lille.
 
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19 May 2015
John Anderson has been named in Ireland's 14 man squad for the ICC InterContinental Cup clash against the UAE at Malahide next month.
 
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19 May 2015
After a weather delayed start, the U.S. Women's National Team prevailed through rainy conditions to secure at 3-0 victory over Ireland in their first test match of the preparatory series.
 
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18 May 2015
The Northern Knights recorded their second Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Cup win of the month against the North West Warriors.
 
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18 May 2015
Meaths Sarah Ennis missed out on victory at the three-star CIC event at Chatsworth in England today by just one penalty point.
 
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18 May 2015
Show Jumping jumping team manager Robert Splaine has tonight announced the squad of riders that will represent Ireland at St. Gallen in Switzerland.
 
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17 May 2015
Kevin Mulcaire produced a new Irish 5000m Record when finishing second in 14.02.30 at the Trafford BMC Grand Prix meet last night.
 
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15 May 2015
Irish Record Holder Thomas Barr (Ferrybank AC) finished in third place in the 400m Hurdles in a world class time of 48.99 seconds at the IAAF Diamond League Meeting in Doha.
 
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14 May 2015
Darren Smith has announced he will step down as Irish senior women's coach at the end of World League Round 3 in Valencia in June.
 
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14 May 2015
Ireland will start their quest for a hat-trick of ICC World Twenty20 Qualifying trophies with a home tie at Stormont against Namibia on July 10th.
 
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13 May 2015
Many of Ireland's top track and field athletes will be in action this weekend including Irish 400m Hurdles Record holder Thomas Barr (Ferrybank AC) who goes in the IAAF Diamond League Meeting in Doha.
 
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13 May 2015
Amateur jockey became just the third woman to win the Irish Grand National.
 
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13 May 2015
The first of three Grant Thornton Corporate 5K Team Challenges in 2015.
 
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13 May 2015
Show jumping team manager Robert Splaine has announced the Nations' Cup squad that will compete in Odense, Denmark this weekend.
 
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12 May 2015
Athletics Ireland today announced that Chris Jones, National Endurance Coach for Athletics Ireland will be leaving the organisation.
 
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11 May 2015
Show jumping team manager Robert Splaine has today announced the squad that will represent Ireland at La Baule in France.
 
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11 May 2015
Ireland played the first of their two test matches against the Olympic Champions and World No. 3 Germany in Krefeld this evening as they continue their preparation on the Road to Rio.
 
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10 May 2015
Fiona Doyle was last night named High Performance Athlete of the Year for the second year running at the Swim Ireland Annual Awards.
 
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10 May 2015
Congratulation to Jenny Egan who has taken bronze in the women's 5000M K1 European Championships.
 
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10 May 2015
Ireland's Denis Lynch snatched the Golden Whip trophy with a Grand Prix victory at Norten-Hardenberg in Germany this afternoon.
 
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10 May 2015
In an impressive result for Irish three-day eventing, Aoife Clark with Vaguely North and Michael Ryan on the Irish Sport Horse Ballylynch Adventure finished in the top ten at the prestigious Badminton Horse Trials.
 
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8 May 2015
Cricket Ireland have offered fans who attended today's abandoned Royal London One-Day International at Malahide a choice of complimentary tickets.
 
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8 May 2015
Ireland finished joint fourth in the three-star Drammen Nations' Cup in Norway today on a team total of 16 faults, alongside France.
 
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7 May 2015
Athletics Ireland today announced that Brendan Boyce and Alex Wright will be competing in the 20k Walk at the European Cup of Race Walking in Murcia, Spain.
 
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7 May 2015
Ronan Gormley is set to become the first Irish man to reach 200 international caps when he lines out for the national team against the Olympic champions, Germany.
 
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7 May 2015
Irish show jumping team manager Robert Splaine tonight announced his team to compete in the three-star Nations' Cup.
 
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6 May 2015
The Irish Sports Council today published their Anti-Doping figures for 2014.
 
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6 May 2015
The Olympic Council of Ireland and the National Federations of Boxing, Canoeing, Cycling, Gymnastics and Taekwondo are today announcing athletes selected for the first ever European Games.
 
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5 May 2015
Ireland's Quest to become a Test playing nation begins at Malahide in early June when they take on the United Arab Emirates in the ICC InterContinental Cup.
 
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4 May 2015
Tim Murtagh has been withdrawn from the Ireland squad to play England in the Royal London One-Day International at Malahide on Friday.
 
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4 May 2015
The Northern Knights drew first blood in this season's Inter-Provincial Cup when they proved too strong for the North West Warriors at Stormont on Monday
 
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27 Apr 2015
The Irish Junior C2 crew of twin brothers Noel and Robert Hendrick narrowly missed a podium finish today when they placed fourth behind the French, Czech and German pairings in the final of the Junior / U23 World Championships.
 
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26 Apr 2015
Army rider Capt.Michael Kelly continued his recent run of solid form with a win in the French Grand Prix at Chantilly this evening.
 
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21 Apr 2015
Athletics Ireland is delighted to announce details of a brand new running event, the Sonia 5K.
 
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21 Apr 2015
Irish sailors will be out in force at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères, France this week (22-26 April) in the re-vamped world-series, which welcomes the world's finest sailors to competition.
 
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19 Apr 2015
Trailing by 3-0 in the final quarter Ireland scored three goals in 10m to draw their final test match against Italy.
 
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19 Apr 2015
Dublin club Donore Harriers and Cork club Leevale AC won the respective men's and women's senior titles at the GloHealth Road Relay Championships of Ireland.
 
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19 Apr 2015
In his first ever World Cup Final, Wexford's 19 year-old Bertram Allen was third overall at Las Vegas tonight.
 
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17 Apr 2015
19year-old Irish rider Bertram sped to victory in the first round of the show jumping Longines World Cup Final this morning.
 
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17 Apr 2015
There was a time when forecasting the outcome of a Six Nations campaign was straightforward enough, England's domination of the competition interrupted on just four occasions between 1996 and 2013.
 
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16 Apr 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Mr. Michael Ring TD today announced a €900,000 investment to support GAA Inter-County Players.
 
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16 Apr 2015
The GloHealth National Road Relay Championships of Ireland take place this Sunday, 19th of April.
 
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16 Apr 2015
Ireland played Italy tonight in the first of their 3 test series at Mossley Hockey Club a game in which Loreto's Hayley Mulcahy gained her first cap.
 
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15 Apr 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Mr. Michael Ring TD today announced an investment package of €7.4 million from the Irish Sports Council, to support grass roots development in Rugby, Football and Gaelic games.
 
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15 Apr 2015
Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien is relishing the prospect of taking on England in front of a capacity home crowd at Malahide on May 8th.
 
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11 Apr 2015
Pegasus and Loreto will battle it out for the women's Irish Hockey League title as they shaded incredibly close ties with UCD and Hermes, respectively.
 
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11 Apr 2015
Fionnuala Britton produced her best performance to date on the roads at the SPAR Great Ireland Run which also incorporated the national 10k championships.
 
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11 Apr 2015
Ireland's Denis Lynch was just over half a second short of taking victory in today's major speed class at the Saut Hèrmes show in Paris.
 
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11 Apr 2015
Three in-a-row chasing Monkstown produced an incredible comeback against Three Rock Rovers to set up an Irish Hockey League final date with Banbridge.
 
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8 Apr 2015
Strong Irish Teams to Compete in U23 Nations Cups Event Starting 11th April
 
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7 Apr 2015
Setting a new high in Irish sporting achievement, 19 year-old Bertram Allen has today (Tuesday) entered the top ten of the world's best show jumping riders.
 
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2 Apr 2015
Royal London has been unveiled by Cricket Ireland today as the headline sponsor for their marquee clash against England at Malahide on Friday May 8th.
 
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30 Mar 2015
Irish Paracycling Team Arrive in Dublin Airport on Monday at 17.20 Following Successful World Championships.
 
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29 Mar 2015
Eoghan Clifford has won the World Title in the Men's C1-2-3 Scratch Race at the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships.
 
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29 Mar 2015
Aine Curran's delightful 30th minute goal propelled the Ulster Elks to a maiden women's Irish Senior Cup title at Belfield.
 
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29 Mar 2015
Dermott Lennon today (Sunday) claimed his second Grand Prix victory of the month at Vilamoura in Portugal with Judith Sossick's Irish Sport Horse Loughview Lou Lou.
 
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27 Mar 2015
Eoghan Clifford Races for Bronze at the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Apeldoorn.
 
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26 Mar 2015
The Irish Sports Council today announced details of the 2015 International Carding Scheme.
 
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26 Mar 2015
On the final weekend of Florida's Winter Equestrian Festival, Irish riders Conor Swail and Cian O'Connor accounted for three top ten places in tonight's competitions.
 
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25 Mar 2015
All bikes in action on day one at the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands.
 
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25 Mar 2015
Four Olympic hopefuls target Auckland points haul.
 
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24 Mar 2015
Cricket Ireland have partnered with energy management solutions experts and technology company Hanley Energy.
 
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23 Mar 2015
Irish Olympian, Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe became the first Irish Modern Pentathlete to finish in the top ten at a World Cup competition.
 
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19 Mar 2015
Ireland took a big step toward progressing their Olympic qualification ambitions with a 2-0 quarter-final win over Lithuania in Belfield.
 
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19 Mar 2015
Following in the footsteps of Scott Evans who broke into the top 25 of the World Rankings last week, Chloe and Sam Magee have now worked their way to a career high of 24 in the World Rankings.
 
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17 Mar 2015
Ireland 13 (N Carroll 4, E Smyth 3, M Frazer 2, K Mullan, A O'Flanagan, N Evans, A Connery) Turkey 0.
 
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16 Mar 2015
Nearly 400 competitors contested the GloHealth National Master Indoor Championships in AIT, International Arena Athlone.
 
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16 Mar 2015
Ireland's Scott Evans has broken into the inner circle of world badminton - the World's Top 25.
 
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13 Mar 2015
Cricket Ireland has announced that eight promising young players will join the Shapoorji Pallonji Cricket Ireland Academy.
 
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12 Mar 2015
Triathlete Bryan Keane is looking for more speed at this weekend's International Triathlon Union, Mooloolaba World Cup.
 
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11 Mar 2015
It has, to say the least, been an eventful start to the Six Nations campaign for Ireland, the team opening with a comprehensive 30-5 win away to Italy.
 
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10 Mar 2015
Ireland suffered their second defeat from five games in Pool B on Tuesday when they came up well short against the current world champions, India, at Seddon Park in Hamilton.
 
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10 Mar 2015
European Indoor 800m silver medallist Mark English (UCD AC) returned to a hero's welcome at Dublin Airport on Monday.
 
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8 Mar 2015
Bertram Allen pulled off yet another triumph today when he won the three-star Dortmund Grand Prix.
 
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8 Mar 2015
Donegal Athlete Mark English Wins 800m Silver Medal at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Prague.
 
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8 Mar 2015
Records continued to fall on the final day of competition at Swim Ireland's Dave McCullagh Memorial and Swim Ulster International in Bangor.
 
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7 Mar 2015
The world's top triathletes were in action at the opening round of the World Triathlon Series in Abu Dhabi.
 
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7 Mar 2015
Ireland recorded a nail-biting win over Zimbabwe at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart on Saturday.
 
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7 Mar 2015
Irish records fell on the second day of competition at the Dave McCullagh/Swim Ulster International at the Bangor Aurora in Down.
 
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7 Mar 2015
European outdoor 800m Bronze Medallist Mark English (UCD AC) has secured his place in tomorrow's final at the European Indoor Athletics Championships.
 
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6 Mar 2015
Mark English One of Four to Make Semi-Final Stage on Positive Day One for the Irish at European Indoor Athletics Championships in Prague.
 
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6 Mar 2015
Fifteen year old Conor Ferguson set himself up for a great weekend of racing setting a new Irish Junior Record in the 50m Backstroke Final.
 
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6 Mar 2015
Minister of State for Sport, Michael Ring T.D., today announced an investment package of over €5.1m from the Irish Sports Council to support the National Network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs).
 
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5 Mar 2015
Adam McMullen (Crusaders AC) was the first Irish athletes in action at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Prague.
 
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5 Mar 2015
Ireland 12 (S Dowds 2, M Watt 2, P Gleghorne 2, J Jackson, S O'Donoghue, C Harte, C Cargo, E Magee, A Sothern) Trinidad and Tobago 2 (K Browne 2).
 
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5 Mar 2015
Irish swimmers will take to the pool this weekend (Friday to Sunday) for the first National competition of 2015.
 
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5 Mar 2015
In the Women's Singles Chloe Magee faced the current World Champion Carolina Marin of Spain.
 
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4 Mar 2015
Grants totalling €120,000 awarded to 8 aspiring professional golfers to support early careers on tour.
 
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4 Mar 2015
Ireland topped their World League round two group with a third straight win in San Diego, seeing off Italy 2-0 despite being slightly wasteful with their many chances.
 
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4 Mar 2015
The Irish Sports Council today welcomed the '100 Days to Go' countdown to the opening of the 1st European Games.
 
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3 Mar 2015
Ireland succumbed to their first defeat at this year's World Cup when they lost to a strong South African side at the Manuka Oval in Canberra.
 
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3 Mar 2015
Irish triathletes feeling positive ahead of World Series Campaign.
 
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3 Mar 2015
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today (Tuesday) launched the report entitled "Reaching New Heights: Report of Irish Sport Horse Industry Strategy Committee".
 
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2 Mar 2015
Ireland made it two wins from two at the World League Round Two at a rain-soaked Chula Vista in San Diego, seeing off a tricky Austrian opponent to add to Saturday's 8-0 win over Chile.
 
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27 Feb 2015
Denis Lynch took Ireland's first victory of the weekend at the five-star show in Gothenburg, Sweden in last night's feature class.
 
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25 Feb 2015
Ireland made it two wins from two games at the start of their Group B campaign with a thrilling victory over the United Arab Emirates at the Gabba on Wednesday.
 
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24 Feb 2015
Mark English To Lead Young Irish team Of 12 To The European Athletics Indoor Championships.
 
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24 Feb 2015
Aaron Hamilton has been appointed by Cricket Ireland as their full-time women's head coach and performance pathway manager.
 
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23 Feb 2015
It may not have featured the glitz and glam of an ITU (International Triathlon Union) Continental Cup but the Tinonman Triathlon in San Diego, the spiritual home of triathlon, featured no less competitive a field.
 
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23 Feb 2015
Ireland stormed to silver in the mixed relay event at the Sarasota World Cup today.
 
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23 Feb 2015
Robert Splaine tonight named the six riders from which he will select the team of four that will represent Ireland in the four-star Wellington, West Palm Beach Nations' Cup.
 
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22 Feb 2015
Dara Kervick took the Men's 400m title in 46.53 seconds at the GloHealth Senior Indoor Championships in Athlone International Arena.
 
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21 Feb 2015
Saturday's morning session at the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships got off to a great start, with Eoin Mullen qualifying to the next round with a sea level personal best time.
 
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21 Feb 2015
Senior Indoor Athletics Championships at AIT International Arena- Athlone.
 
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20 Feb 2015
Horse Sport Ireland has announced the dates and venues for the 2015 Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series.
 
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20 Feb 2015
Zak Irwin was in scintillating form at the International Grand Prix in AIT, International Arena in Athlone on Wednesday, 18th of February.
 
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20 Feb 2015
Triathlon Ireland and Renault Ireland have agreed a three year sponsorship which will see Renault named the 'Official Vehicle of Triathlon Ireland'.
 
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19 Feb 2015
Graeme McCarter has travelled to Australia to provide stand-by support for the Ireland team currently participating in the World Cup.
 
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19 Feb 2015
Strong Ride by Irvine Reaps No Rewards at Track Worlds in Paris.
 
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18 Feb 2015
Ireland's Women's Team Pursuit Perform below Par at Track Worlds in Paris.
 
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18 Feb 2015
A year ago Gráinne Dwyer made our choice for the January sportswoman of the month an easy one after her MVP-winning performance in the National Cup final for Team Montenotte.
 
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17 Feb 2015
European 800m Bronze Medallist Mark English (UCD AC) is the star attraction at the GloHealth Senior Indoor Championships taking place in AIT International Arena, Athlone on the 21st and 22nd of February.
 
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17 Feb 2015
The women's senior World League 2 squad has been announced by Coach Darren Smith
 
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16 Feb 2015
Ireland's Eight Rider Team Compete at Track Worlds in Paris from 18-22 February.
 
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16 Feb 2015
Rio Olympic Games hopeful Ben Shaw opened his season with a solid result at the Takapuna Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup in New Zealand this weekend.
 
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16 Feb 2015
Ireland announced their arrival at this year's World Cup with a 4-wicket victory over the West Indies in Nelson on Monday.
 
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15 Feb 2015
Ciara Mageean (UCD AC) achieved the European Indoor qualifying standard (9.00) in the 3,000m at the Milrose Games in New York on Saturday.
 
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15 Feb 2015
Ireland's Kevin Babington kept up his sparkling form at the four-star show in Ocala, Florida, with a second place in tonight's Grand Prix.
 
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13 Feb 2015
The Irish show jumping team of Darragh Kenny, Lorcan Gallagher, Kevin Babington and Conor Swail swept to victory in tonight's FEI Furusiyya Nations' Cup.
 
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11 Feb 2015
Additional resources for 2015 opens the way for enhanced investment in National Governing Bodies of Sport
 
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10 Feb 2015
The 34 year-old, his country's most capped player with 231 appearances, has called time on his career after a serious finger injury ended his hopes of appearing at a third World Cup.
 
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10 Feb 2015
Ireland's official World Cup warm-up programme got off to the worst possible start in Blacktown, Sydney on Tuesday as William Porterfield's men were on the wrong end of a comprehensive defeat by old adversaries Scotland.
 
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8 Feb 2015
Cross Country Running at its Finest at the GloHealth Master, Intermediate & Juvenile B Cross Country Championships
 
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4 Feb 2015
Irish Men's coach Craig Fulton has named his 18 players to travel to the World League 2 tournament in San Diego, USA.
 
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3 Feb 2015
Swim Ireland today announced details of its annual 'Swim for a Mile Challenge'.
 
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3 Feb 2015
Chris Siddell has been appointed by Cricket Ireland as the new Team Operations Manager of the Ireland senior men's team.
 
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2 Feb 2015
Forth for Triathlete Bryan Keane.
 
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1 Feb 2015
Irish Indoor record holder, Ciara Everard (UCD AC) ran inside the required qualification standard of 2:03.50 for the European Athletics Indoor championships when winning the 800m at the GloHealth AAI Games in 2:03.39.
 
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1 Feb 2015
It was 'almost' a clean sweep for the Magee family today at the 2015 Carlton Irish National Championships held at the National Badminton Centre in Lisburn.
 
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1 Feb 2015
A strong Irish duo left their mark on tonight's feature class at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Florida.
 
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29 Jan 2015
The indoor season kicks into overdrive this weekend with many of Ireland's top International athletes competing at the GloHealth AAI Open Indoor Games in Athlone this Sunday
 
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29 Jan 2015
London 2012 Paralympic silver medallist discus thrower Catherine O'Neill has today announced her retirement from competitive athletics
 
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28 Jan 2015
Double Olympians Scott Evans and Chloe Magee will lead the 2015 European Mixed Team Championships in Belgium next month.
 
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28 Jan 2015
The ICC Board today approved that Ireland and Afghanistan will join the 10 Full Members in a rankings-based qualification system for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
 
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28 Jan 2015
Ireland lost 5-2 to the World No. 2 in Stellensbosch this afternoon as they continue their preparation for World League 2 in San Diego.
 
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25 Jan 2015
Bertram Allen took second place at the prestigious Longines World Cup Grand Prix in Zurich this afternoon (Sunday), and gained enough points to qualify for the 2014/2015 World Cup Final in the USA in April.
 
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25 Jan 2015
Sam Healy (Leevale AC) produced the performance of the day setting a new Irish Record in the Junior Men's 60m Hurdles running 7.89 at the GloHealth Junior/U23 Track and Feld Championships at the AIT.
 
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24 Jan 2015
Nine champions were crowned at the National Elite Women's finals at the National Stadium in Dublin tonight.
 
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24 Jan 2015
Team Montenotte Hotel 62, Pyrobel Killester 36.
 
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24 Jan 2015
The focus of attention will now switch to the Elite 2015 Female Finals, which will be decided tonight at the National Stadium in Dublin..
 
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24 Jan 2015
London 2012 Olympians Adam Nolan and Darren O'Neill collected their fourth and fifth Elite titles on a night of split decisions at the National Stadium tonight.
 
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22 Jan 2015
Cricket Ireland have been handed a major boost by the announcement today that Tourism Ireland will be the team sponsor for the ICC World Cup which gets under way in Australia and New Zealand next month.
 
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22 Jan 2015
Ireland'sConor Swail began the third week of competition at the 2015 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Florida just as he left off in week two, with another trip to the winner's circle.
 
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20 Jan 2015
Ireland drew 1-1 with Spain Valencia earlier this morning to finish the three match series all square.
 
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20 Jan 2015
The Irish Sports Council teamed up once again with RTÉ's Operation Transformation by organising a number of nationwide walks which took place in forty eight locations all around Ireland, the highest number to date
 
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19 Jan 2015
Mullen Narrowly Misses Out on Sprint Rounds in Final World Cup of the Season.
 
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19 Jan 2015
Ireland clinched the tri-series in Dubai after their game with Scotland was abandoned without a ball bowled.
 
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17 Jan 2015
Women's Team Finish 11th, Men Finish 18th in the Final World Cup of the Season, in Cali.
 
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17 Jan 2015
Ireland's unbeaten start to 2015 came to an abrupt end in Dubai on Saturday as a disappointing batting display saw them beaten by 71 runs against Afghanistan in the ongoing tri-series.
 
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16 Jan 2015
Thirteen semi-finals will be decided at the National Elite Championships at Dublin's National Stadium this evening
 
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14 Jan 2015
Time to kick-start our new 'year' - December 2014 to November 2015, inclusive - by choosing the first name for our monthly roll of honour
 
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14 Jan 2015
The Irish Sports Council is delighted to be working be with RTE's Operation Transformation Programme for the fifth year running in 2015.
 
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14 Jan 2015
Motor Cycle Union of Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel determined that rider David Coates has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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13 Jan 2015
Ireland's National Men's Coach Craig Fulton has selected a squad of 22 for the South African Training Camp.
 
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13 Jan 2015
Strong Irish Team Embark on the Final World Cup of the Season, in Cali
 
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12 Jan 2015
Niall O' Brien scored an unbeaten 80 to steer Ireland to another three wicket win over Scotland in their second match of the Dubai Tri-Series.
 
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11 Jan 2015
Thomas Ryan recorded Ireland's second victory at Basel's five-star show in Switzerland today.
 
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10 Jan 2015
Fionnuala Britton bounced back from her recent sixth place at the European Cross Country Championships to finish second today at the Great Edinburgh Cross Country.
 
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10 Jan 2015
An unbroken 8th wicket stand of 52 between Andrew Balbirnie and Alex Cusack guided Ireland to a hard fought three wicket win against Afghanistan in Dubai.
 
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9 Jan 2015
Billy Twomey notched up Ireland's first win this weekend at the prestigious five-star show in Basel, Switzerland, and did so riding an Irish Sport Horse.
 
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9 Jan 2015
London 2012 Olympian Adam Nolan won't be taking his eye off the ball at the 2015 National Elite Championships.
 
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8 Jan 2015
Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC), Sara Treacy (Dunboyne AC) and Michelle Finn (Leevale AC) will represent team Europe this Saturday, 10th of January at the Great Edinburgh Cross Country.
 
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8 Jan 2015
Tim Murtagh has been ruled out of Ireland's forthcoming tri-series against Scotland and Afghanistan in Dubai.
 
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6 Jan 2015
A new health initiative involving Get Ireland Walking, the Irish Sports Council and the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU), which aims to increase the number of people walking for health and wellbeing, was launched today
 
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5 Jan 2015
Ireland's selectors have confirmed their squad for the World Cup next month in Australia and New Zealand.
 
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5 Jan 2015
The Senior Women's Hockey Team will fly out to Valencia on Friday the 9th of January and return on Tuesday the 20th of January.