Katie Taylor is no longer on the Andy Lee undercard. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

(...)’s World Championship title defence next month. Only four days ago it had been announced that the amateur(...)

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Amateur footage shows the aftermath of a Dutch crane after it collapsed demolishing houses and(...)

The growth rate in Twitter users has fallen in every quarter since Twitter’s market debut 21 months ago.

(...) movements driven by the fear and greed of amateur speculators. Those seeking to make sense of every market(...)

Joe Lyons: “Mullingar to me is one of the majors and I’d love to put my name on that trophy, that’s for sure.”

(...) in fourth on four under, Lyons knows there’s a long way to go. “To be honest, I let the Irish Mid-Amateur(...)

The race to combat doping in sport continues. Photograph: Getty Images

It is 14 years since Paula Radcliffe sat in the stands at the world athletics championships in Edmonton, Canada, and held up a sign protesting agains(...)

 Inbee Park of South Korea kisses the trophy following her victory during the final round of the British Open at Turnberry.  Photo:  David Cannon/Getty Images

(...) encouraged. Good enough to finish in the top 20 at this event as an amateur in 2007 and a Solheim Cup player(...)

Suzann Pettersen of Norway plays her second shot at the par-five 17th hole during the third round of the Women’s British Open on the Ailsa Course at Turnberry. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

(...) playing as an amateur, we grew up playing links golf. “In the British Open, you want it to blow, you want(...)

Credit unions are keen to provide more direct competition with banks. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

(...) proven more stable than banks. But they are not banks. They retain the amateur and voluntary ethos on(...)

Golfing twins, Leona and Lisa Maguire. “As sisters they will always be close,” says their mother, Breda. “But that doesn’t mean they will always be together.” Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

(...) the cusp of turning professional after an amateur career that is pock-marked with breathless(...)

Dermot Weld has had 28 uninterrupted years as leading trainer at the Galway Festival. Photograph: PA.

Modem in Monday’s big amateur prize and looks a threat to all. Proven stamina Tony Martin runs(...)