Tommy Bowe is getting well prepared for Super Sunday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

(...) the quarter-finals, having taken maximum points from their games against Italy, Romania and someone(...)

Jim Carrey carries the coffin of ex-girlfriend Cathriona White to Our Lady of Fatima Church, in her home village of Cappawhite, Co Tipperary on Saturday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Cappawhite; her involvement in the Junior Legion of Mary; games; altar serving; visiting friends; becoming a(...)

Martin O’Neill masterminded one of the most famous wins in Irish sporting history against Germany on Thursday night - but now attention turns to Poland. Photograph: Inpho

(...) friendly games that marked the opening year of his tenure and at times seemed distant and not particularly(...)

Robbie Brady could be used at left back against Poland. Photograph: Inpho

(...) of games, but after performances of that scale, the team always benefits from two or three changes(...)

The leaders of Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia sign  the peace agreement on Bosnia in  December 1995 whilst world leaders look on. Photo: Getty.

(...) the deep games at play in this military- political drama. How long that will take in military terms(...)

Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw: centre is credited with 14 to 16 tackles against Italy. “Sixteen tackles, that won’t do. I’ll have to improve that, going to have to look to put in a harder shift again,” he said. Photograph: Inpho

(...) switching between the two games,” said the hooker of Armagh farming stock. “To qualify for France is(...)

Paul Rouse’s ‘Sport and Ireland – A History’ highlights an extraordinary range of Irish sport, including “horse riding, naked”. Illustration: Thinkstock

(...) become more selective down the centuries about the games it plays and watches. Among those mentioned, and(...)

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt: “Unless Ireland can find a running game both Argentina and New Zealand seem to be a league above.” Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

(...) better of England, Australia scored three tries. In Ireland’s last eight games against tier one teams(...)

Kristen Stewart (Bella Swan) and Robert Pattinson (Edward Cullen) in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

(...) not as sound as that of JK Rowling, master of Potter, or Suzanne Collins, creator of The Hunger Games(...)

France warm up for the game against Canada. “The World Cup is really something special in France.  It’s a competition that works well with the French for some reason.” Photo: Darren Staples/Reuters

(...) for four or five days before international games. They are mentally exhausted and knackered in(...)