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Olympics Games set for July 23rd 2021

15:56 | 30/3/20

A new schedule for the Tokyo Olympics has been announced following their postponement last week with the games set to run from July 23rd and August 8th 2021.


Connolly undergoes ankle surgery

16:22 | 30/3/20

Republic of Ireland striker Aaron Connolly has undergone ankle surgery which will see him sidelined for several weeks.

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Ireland stars donate to LOI cause

Republic of Ireland internationals including James McClean, Kevin Long and Enda Stevens are among a group who have generously donated €25,000 towards an emergen...

Olympic games postponed for a year

The International Olympic Committee has confirmed that this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic which were due to take place in Tokyo have been postponed until 2021...

Sligo Rovers announce temporary lay-offs

Sligo Rovers have announced the decision to lay-off all staff on a temporary basis due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis....

Classic rugby on eir sport

Get ready for a feast of classic rugby with the last ten PRO14 finals coming your way on eir sport....

Soccer News


Arteta says he is fully recovered

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says he has fully recovered from the Covid-19 virus....

Former Cardiff midfielder Whittingham dies

Former Cardiff City midfielder Peter Whittingham has died at the age of 35, it has been announced....

Irish AFL players return home

A number of Irish players have returned home following the decision to postpone the AFL season due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis....

GPA to unveil new three-year strategy

GPA CEO Paul Flynn says a new three-year strategy for the organisation and its membership will be rolled out next month....

Documentary: Where’s Your Pride?

This is the story of Ireland’s Triple Crown winning exploits of 1982 and 1985. Dubbed ‘Dad’s Army’, the pundits had written them off, but this rag-tag bunch had...

McGrath signs new Ulster deal

Prop Jack McGrath has signed a new two-year contract with Ulster which will keep him at the Kingspan Stadium until at least the summer of 2022....

KSW 40 from Dublin is on eir Sport!

Europe's leading Mixed Martial Arts promotion KSW will make its Irish debut on 22 October, as KSW 40 comes to Dublin's 3Arena....

Cormier plays down "Frazier-Ali" comparisons

Daniel Cormier has played down hype suggesting Saturday's UFC 214 fight with Jon Jones will be the UFC equivalent of boxing's Frazier v Ali epics....

Boxing News


Michael Conlan LIVE on eir sport this weekend

Michael Conlan’s revenge match against Vladimir Nikitin, the man who controversially beat him at the Rio Olympics, is LIVE on eir sport 1 this Saturday night/Su...

Warren warns Frampton not to think too far ahead

Promoter Frank Warren has warned Carl Frampton not to "take his eye off the ball" against Horacio Garcia on Saturday night....

Masters postponed

Next month’s Masters tournament at Augusta National has been cancelled due to the ongoing threat of the Covid-19 virus....

Woods feeling "great" after firing three-under on his return

Tiger Woods said he feels "great" after shooting a three-under par 69 in his first competitive round in nearly a year at the World Hero Challenge in the Bahamas...

Honda chief questions "systematic" McLaren

Honda boss Masashi Yamamoto admits his company's working relationship with "systematic" McLaren was difficult. ...

Wolff fears decision may cost Hamilton the title

Toto Wolff admits Mercedes' decision to let Valtteri Bottas pass Lewis Hamilton on the final lap of the Hungarian GP could cost the Briton the F1 drivers' champ...

Tennis News


Injured Federer to miss French Open

Roger Federer will miss this year's French Open after undergoing knee surgery....

Sam Barry: Behind The Baseline

Filmed over a two-year period, this observational documentary charts the trials and tribulations of Limerick native Sam Barry as he tries to break into the elit...

Motor Sports News


"See you in Aragon!" says Rossi

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi will race in Sunday's Aragon GP just 22 days after breaking his leg in two places....

Rossi could make shock return at Aragon

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi is back on his bike just 18 days after breaking his leg in two places in a training accident....

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Coe calls for Olympic postponement

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe has added his voice to the growing chorus of calls for this year’s Tokyo Olympics to be postponed due to the Covid-19 crisis...

Documentary: Atlantic’s Edge: A Year in Lahinch

A fascinating three-part tale of life in the small west Clare town of Lahinch which is recognised as one of the top surfing destinations in the world. eir s...


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