Tiernan O’Halloran will make his first Connacht start of the season against Bennetton Treviso on Sunday. Photograph:INPHO

(...)’Halloran) certainly deserves his start on Sunday. He brought a lot of intensity when introduced in the last two games(...)

The Lions will play New Zealand Super Rugby sides for the first time on their 2017 tour. Photograph: Inpho

The British and Irish Lions’ tour of 2017 is set to comprise games against New Zealand Super Rugby(...)

Liverpool were sent out of the Europa League after they lost 5-4 on penalties to Besiktas after drawing 1-1 on aggregate. Photograph: AFP

(...) and 18 dragged him back to three over.Mixed UK views on Sky GAA dealFollowers of Gaelic Games in the(...)

The fright stuff: Maika Monroe in It Follows

Fifth Wave, a grandiose dystopian fantasy that Columbia Pictures is hoping will be the next Hunger Games(...)

 George Ford and Jonathon Joseph have been  combining superbly for club and country. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

(...) flagging team through counter attacks and blindside rewinds.Like all field games rugby is about creating(...)

Aogán Farrell: his big pitch on the campaign trail  was for clarity and due respect to finally be brought about for club players. Photograph: Inpho.

If, in the three years that lie ahead, the need arises for Aogán Farrell to show backbone as GAA president, maybe an incident from back in 2008 wil(...)

“Our development officer when he goes into schools finds it a lot easier to talk about the games because he can say it’s on Sky, the same television station as Premier League football and that gives exposure to the games and their value.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There are mixed views on the Sky Sports deal for followers of Gaelic Games in Britain. Three of the(...)

Munster’s Alan Quinlan wrestles with Leicester’s  Neil Back during the 2002 Heineken Cup final at the  Millennium Stadium in  Cardiff. Photo:  David Rogers/Getty Image

(...) turned gamekeeper as he will analyse the games and point out any misdemeanours as they arise. Doubtlessly(...)

 Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt talks to his team before the Six Nations game against France. The only change to the side that won that game is  because of injury. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Cup games in December.Whether Healy’s 37 minutes for Leinster against Zebre last Friday, on top of his(...)

World Rugby chief executive Brett Gosper:  “You can’t say at this point who is favourite or not favourite.” Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho.

World Rugby chief says Ireland are terrific candidates to host the game’s top event (...)