September

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Horse-Sport-Ireland
26 Sep 2016
In one of the most spectacular results in recent Irish Show Jumping history, Irish riders filled first, second and fourth places in today's €150,000 five-star Longines Grand Prix of Barcelona, which featured a host of the world's top riders who had descended on the Spanish City for the Nations Cup World Final.
 
Golfing-Union-of-Ireland
26 Sep 2016
Ireland secured their best ever finish at the World Amateur Team Championships and captured a medal for the first time.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
25 Sep 2016
Ireland’s Judy Reynolds claimed her second win of the weekend on Saturday night at the Rolex Central Park CDI4*, New York, USA.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
24 Sep 2016
The Irish Show Jumping team finished in fifth place in tonight's (Saturday) Nations Cup World Final in Barcelona, after a thrilling competition where the final result hung in the balance until the very last rider had jumped.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
23 Sep 2016
Ireland's Judy Reynolds has tonight recorded her second Dressage Grand Prix win of the season at the Rolex Central Park CDI4* show in New York, USA, scoring a 73.80% with her Olympic mount, Vancouver K, a 14 year old gelding, owned by Joe and Kathleen Reynolds.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
23 Sep 2016
It was tantalising golf in the AIG Ladies Cups and Shields Senior Foursomes Final at Dundalk Golf Club.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
23 Sep 2016
Ireland’s excellent form at the five-star Nations Cup final show in Barcelona continued today, with a win for Darragh Kenny in the afternoon’s speed class.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
22 Sep 2016
Sport Ireland today welcomed the publication of ‘A Healthy Weight for Ireland’, Healthy Ireland’s Obesity Policy and Action Plan 2016-2025.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
22 Sep 2016
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross TD and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Patrick O’Donovan TD have today announced the allocation of €1 million in Dormant Account Funding for sports programmes and projects in North East Inner City Dublin. These measures will be implemented as part of the North East Inner City Initiative announced by the Taoiseach in July and will be delivered through Dublin City Council.
 
Motorsport Irelalnd
22 Sep 2016
16-year old Jordan Dempsey from Mullingar in County Westmeath has this week been chosen by Motorsport Ireland and Sport Ireland to race their Bernard Dolan Racing run Van Diemen LA10 for this year’s blue riband Formula Ford trophy events.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
22 Sep 2016
The Irish Show Jumping team have made it through to Saturday nights €1.5 Million Nations Cup World Final in Barcelona, following a thrilling opening contest at the Real Club De Polo today where several of the sports big guns failed to finish among the top eight teams who will now battle for the overall trophy.
 
Hockey-Ireland
21 Sep 2016
The second season of the EY Hockey League gets under way this Saturday, September 24th, and will see no fewer than 11 Olympians take to pitches around the country along with a plethora of capped international players from Ireland, France, USA, Canada, South Africa and Germany to name just a few.
 
LGFA
21 Sep 2016
The captains of the 6 competing TG4 All Ireland Finalist teams joined with the president of the Ladies Gaelic Football Association today in Croke Park to urge supporters to help them to ‘Change the Record.’
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
21 Sep 2016
The Senior Home International Matches will take place at Alyth Golf Club, Scotland from Tuesday 27 to Thursday 29 of September.
 
IRFU
21 Sep 2016
Director of Women's and Sevens Rugby, Anthony Eddy has named the Ireland Women's Sevens squad to travel to Malemort, France to compete in the second leg of the Rugby Europe Sevens Grand Prix this weekend.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
21 Sep 2016
Republic of Ireland Women's National Team finished fourth in their UEFA 2017 European Championships qualifying group thanks to a narrow defeat to Portugal.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
20 Sep 2016
Dundalk Golf Club is preparing to welcome 30 teams to its Championship course for the AIG Ladies Cups and Shields National Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals and Finals this week.
 
Motorsport Irelalnd
20 Sep 2016
Rob Duggan rounded out an almost perfect season by taking his fifth win on the MSA DMACK Junior British Rally Championship last weekend on Rally Isle of Man.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
20 Sep 2016
Co Mayo's Cameron Hanley continued his recent good run of form, with a runner-up finish in Sunday's three-star Grand Prix at Donaueschingen in Germany.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
18 Sep 2016
Ireland’s successful Paralympic Games continued on the penultimate day with Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal adding a silver medal in the Women's B Road Race to go along with the gold they won earlier in the week, while teenager Noelle Lenihan made it a hat-trick of discus medals for Ireland with bronze in the F38 event.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
18 Sep 2016
Kilkenny's Ger O'Neill and The Irish Sport Horse Killossery Kaiden have been crowned World Champions after winning the Gold Medal in the six-year-old final at the World Breeding Jumping Championships at Lanaken in Belgium today.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
18 Sep 2016
In an incredible result for Irish Equestrian Sport and Irish Breeding, 16-year-old Michael Pender has won both the Silver and Bronze medals today in the five-year-old final at the World Breeding Jumping Championships at Lanaken in Belgium - with both medals claimed aboard Irish Sport Horses.
 
Cycling-Ireland
17 Sep 2016
Katie George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal have added a silver medal to the gold that they won in the Time Trial last Wednesday by finishing in second place in the Women’s B Tandem Road Race in Rio.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
17 Sep 2016
In what can only be described as a tantalizing finish for Ireland at the Espirto Santo Trophy, the team of Leona Maguire (Slieve Russell), Olivia Mehaffey (RCDL) and Annabel Wilson (Lurgan) produced magic on the final day to secure a bronze medal.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
16 Sep 2016
Cavan primary school St Clare’s, Ballyjamesduff, has won the prestigious #BeActive Education Award, which forms part of the European Week of Sport.
 
Cycling-Ireland
16 Sep 2016
Eoghan Clifford has finished 5th in the Men’s C1-3 Road Race at the Paralympic Games in Rio.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
16 Sep 2016
A record 12 Irish Sport Horses have qualified for Sunday’s prestigious finals at the World Breeding Championships for Young Show Jumping Horses at Lanaken in Belgium.
 
Cricket-Ireland
16 Sep 2016
ED JOYCE has withdrawn from the one-day internationals against Australia and hosts South Africa in Benoni later this month and Cricket Ireland have given Tim Murtagh special dispensation to join the squad after Middlesex's final county championship match.
 
Cycling-Ireland
16 Sep 2016
Westmeath’s Declan Slevin has finished 9th in the Men’s H3 Road Race at the Paralympic Games in Rio. The first time Paralympian rode a gutsy race in a fast paced race to claim a top ten finish on what was a hot and humid race.v
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
16 Sep 2016
After an impressive day one from Team Switzerland at the Espirito Santo Trophy, the Republic of Korea stole the show on day two finishing with a seven shot advantage at the halfway stage.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
15 Sep 2016
Niamh McCarthy secured Ireland’s second silver of the day in the discus as she fought off stiff competition from the Tunisian pair of Fathia Amaimia and Samar Ben Koelleb in the F41 class with a throw of 26.67.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
15 Sep 2016
Orla Barry continued Ireland’s medal streak in Rio today as she picked up silver in the F57 discus final with a best throw of 30.06m.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
15 Sep 2016
Irish International Julie McCarthy (Forrest Little) finished in a tie for 13th place on a total of 224 at the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy. The prestigious event was played at Royal Birkdale Golf Course and is regarded as one of the top events in the International junior calendar.
 
Athletics-Ireland
15 Sep 2016
A record number of teams and runners took part in the fifth Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge on a vibrant evening on Dublin’s Docklands.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
15 Sep 2016
Switzerland impressed on the opening day of the 27th Espirito Santo Trophy. They lead the Republic of Korea by one after shooting a combined total of 137 (-7). Ireland’s trio of Leona Maguire (Slieve Russell), Olivia Mehaffey (Royal County Down Ladies) and Annabel Wilson (Lurgan) started with a steady performance and finished in 146 shots (+2).
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
15 Sep 2016
Horse Sport Ireland Show Jumping team manager Robert Splaine has announced the squad that will represent Ireland in the Nations Cup World Final at Barcelona in Spain, which begins next Thursday (September 22nd). The final takes place at the Real Club de Polo in Barcelona which was the venue for Equestrian events at the 1992 Olympic Games. Splaine will name his four team members from the five riders listed below next Wednesday.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
14 Sep 2016
Ellen Keane produced a great swim to secure bronze, and Ireland’s fourth medal of the day, in the SB8 100m Breaststroke in Rio tonight.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
14 Sep 2016
Eoghan Clifford and tandem pair Katie-George Dunlevy & Eve McCrystal capped a fine day for the Irish on the bike by picking up gold in the C3 Time Trial Road Race and B Tandem respectively at Pontal this evening.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
14 Sep 2016
Ireland’s Colin Lynch has secured the silver medal in the C2 Time Trial Road Race with a time of 28:02.25, finishing behind Canada's Tristen Chernove with bronze going to Spain's Maurice Far Eckhard Tio.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
13 Sep 2016
Republic of Ireland Women's National Team manager Sue Ronan has announced her squad for the final UEFA 2017 European Championship qualifier against Portugal.
 
Athletics-Ireland
12 Sep 2016
UCD's Mark English was just beaten by Olympic 800m champion David over 500m yesterday (September 10) in Newcastle at the Great North City Games.
 
The-Camogie-Association
12 Sep 2016
ANN Downey was the centre of attention but it was a team effort that landed Kilkenny’s first Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie title since 1994.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
12 Sep 2016
Ireland's Rio Olympic Show Jumping combination Greg Broderick and The Irish Sport Horse MHS Going Global, produced an excellent performance to take sixth place last night (Sunday) in one of the world's most prestigious Show Jumping competitions - the $2 Million CP International Grand Prix which is part of the Rolex Grand Slam, at Spruce Meadows in Canada.
 
Motorsport Irelalnd
12 Sep 2016
Motorsport Ireland Young Rally Driver of the Year and newly crowned DMACK MSA British Junior Rally champion, Rob Duggan, will head to the Isle of Man this weekend for the final round in what has been an almost perfect season for the 23 year old Vauxhall driver from Killarney, Co. Kerry.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
11 Sep 2016
Michael McKillop picked up his fourth Paralympic gold medal as he successfully defended his T37 1,500 metre title with a time of 4:12.11 in Rio today.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
11 Sep 2016
Meath-based Cian O’Connor and the nine-year-old gelding Callisto came out on top in the Suncor Energy Winning Round at the five-star Spruce Meadows Masters in Canada on Saturday, in front of a new record attendance of 89,700 spectators.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
11 Sep 2016
Offaly’s Darragh Kenny stormed to victory in the two-star speed class at Rome in Italy today.
 
Cycling-Ireland
11 Sep 2016
The women’s tandem of Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal have finished 5th in the Women’s B Tandem Individual Pursuit at the Paralympic Games with a personal best time at sea level of 3.33.471.
 
Cricket-Ireland
10 Sep 2016
Ireland Women ended the season on a disappointing note after a batting collapse saw Bangladesh claim an amazing ten run win in the KPC Group series at Shaws Bridge.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
9 Sep 2016
Eoghan Clifford picked up Ireland’s second medal of the day in Rio, claiming bronze in the MC3 Pursuit with a time of 3.40.201 in the veledrome.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
9 Sep 2016
Ireland’s Jason Smyth claimed his fifth Paralympic gold medal in Rio today after he stormed home in the T13 100m in a time of 10.64 seconds.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
8 Sep 2016
THE Republic of Ireland U17s continued their preparations for the UEFA U17 Championships Qualifying Round with a 3-2 victory over Turkey in Midleton FC's Knockgriffin Park this afternoon.
 
The-Camogie-Association
8 Sep 2016
WHEN Tyrone won the GAA All-Ireland Football Final in 2003, there was an understandable focus on the fact that the legendary Peter Canavan had once taught teammate Owen Mulligan.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
8 Sep 2016
Leona Maguire (Slieve Russell), Olivia Mehaffey (Royal County Down Ladies) and Annabel Wilson (Lurgan) will travel to Cancun, Mexico this weekend ahead of the Espirito Santo Trophy, taking place from the 14th – 17th September.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
7 Sep 2016
Julie McCarthy (Forrest Little) will compete in the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy at Royal Birkdale Golf Club between Tuesday 13th and Thursday 15th September in the 54 hole mixed stroke play tournament.
 
GDBR Logo
7 Sep 2016
Smithfield prepares to host the biggest leisure cycling event to happen in Dublin
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
7 Sep 2016
The Revive Active Regional Fourball Finals did not disappoint when they took place on Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th September in four different venues. Glorious sunshine graced Golf Clubs all over Ireland for the Regional Finals and was reflected in the great golf played on the day.
 
The-Camogie-Association
7 Sep 2016
FINOLA Neville possesses two All-Ireland medals but has an opportunity to double that tally in the space of around three and a half hours on Sunday.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
7 Sep 2016
THE Republic of Ireland U21 side were unfortunate to go down to a 3-2 defeat by Serbia in a thrilling UEFA European Championship 2017 Qualifying Round Group 2 encounter in Novi Sad yesterday.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
7 Sep 2016
Horse Sport Ireland has confirmed the GAIN Horse Feeds Junior (under 18) Eventing Squad for the 2016 European Championships in Montelibretti, Italy 22nd – 25th September 2016.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
7 Sep 2016
Barry Ferguson admits that Ireland's Paralympic football team face a tough group at Rio 2016 but they are eager to get started.
 
Cricket-Ireland
6 Sep 2016
Ireland's game against Hong Kong was abandoned at Bready today without a ball being bowled.
 
Cricket-Ireland
5 Sep 2016
Hong Kong have drawn first blood in their two-match KPC Group T20 series against Ireland following a 40-run win at Bready on Monday.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
4 Sep 2016
Kilkenny’s Richie Moloney scored one of his biggest career wins to-date, taking victory in tonight’s (Sunday) $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix at Bridgehampton in New York.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
4 Sep 2016
The Irish Polo team are the new European Championships after defeating France today (Sunday) to take the Gold medal in Berlin, Germany.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
4 Sep 2016
The Irish Polo team have defeated the host nation Germany to reach today’s (Sunday) final of the European Championships at Maifeld stadium in Berlin, which was the venue the last time Polo was part of the Olympic Games in 1936.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
4 Sep 2016
Michael O'Connor's first-half strike sealed a narrow victory for the Republic of Ireland Under 19s over Austria at Tallaght Stadium.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
3 Sep 2016
Ireland have been crowned European Champions at the Senior European Team Championships at Sierra Golf Club Poland, after overcoming Belgium 3-2 in a nail biting finish.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
2 Sep 2016
Late goals from Harry Charsley and substitute Sean Maguire sealed an impressive win for the Republic of Ireland Under-21s against Slovenia.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
2 Sep 2016
Annabel Wilson (Luragn) looked like she was vying for the title as she turned through the ninth in her final round at the Ladies British Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship.
 
Cricket-Ireland
2 Sep 2016
Ireland maintained their 100% Intercontinental Cup record at Stormont on Friday with a solid 70-run win over Hong Kong despite a defiant century from the visitors' Nizakat Khan.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
1 Sep 2016
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Patrick O’Donovan T.D, today launched Ireland's participation in this year’s European Week of Sport.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
1 Sep 2016
Jessica Ross (Clandeboye) is best of the Irish at Knock Golf Club entering the final 36 holes tomorrow, as she trails the leader by three shots.
 
Cricket-Ireland
1 Sep 2016
JACOB MULDER has been called into the Ireland squad which will play Hong Kong in two T20 Internationals at Bready next week.
 
Cricket-Ireland
1 Sep 2016
IRELAND remain on top against Hong Kong in their InterContinental Cup clash at Stormont despite 45 overs being lost in the day due to a combination of rain and bad light on a stop-start day.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
1 Sep 2016
Mairead Martin (Killarney) shot the joint best round of the day at the Ladies British Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship at Knock Golf Club yesterday.
 
LGFA
1 Sep 2016
Clare and Tipperary will renew their rivalry when they get the action underway as part of the TG4 All Ireland Semi Final Double bill at the Gaelic Grounds on Saturday at 3:15pm.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
1 Sep 2016
REPUBLIC of Ireland U21 Head Coach Noel King is hoping his squad can finish their qualifying campaign as well as they started it when they host Slovenia at the RSC, Waterford, tomorrow (7.30pm).