Mils Muliaini is swapping Connacht for Zebre after a solitary season at the Sportsground. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • April 2, 2015, 08:39

(...) one goal in the current league campaign. Meanwhile Kildare hurling manager Brian Lawlor has criticised(...)

Clare’s Colm Galvin: “What I’ll miss most is the big match days and the preparation for that. I wish the lads the best of luck for the year and I hope they bring back silverware.” Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) conscious decision that I’d finish with the National League. “Things didn’t work out too well unfortunately(...)

Dundalk are guaranteed at least €550,000 for participation in the Champions League this season. Photograph:  Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Winning their opening fixture in the qualifying round of the Champions League this summer would be(...)

The IRFU are concerned about the Six Nations being added to the Government’s free-to-air list. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Rugby
  • March 31, 2015, 08:35

(...)’s Allianz Football League victory over Sligo however, the 19-year-old is suffering from a concussion, and is(...)

Cormac Costello of Dublin gets by Derry’s Oisín Duffy during Saturday’s Allianz Football League Division One clash at Croke Park. Dublin won the game by 0-8 to 0-4. Photograph: Donal Farmer/Inpho.

While the various machinations of your average Allianz Football League final day is usually enough(...)

Cork’s Séamus Harnedy eludes Wexford’s Daithí Waters and Eoin Conroy at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 0-18 Wexford 0-14 Inspired by Patrick Horgan, Cork overturned a six-point interval deficit to see off Wexford and book a place in the semi-final (...)

Bray’s Graham Kelly leaves the pitch after being sent off  against Cork City. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 0 Cork City 1A first goal for the club from Kieran Djilali’s saw Cork City labour to victory against 10-man Bray Wanderers at the Carli(...)

(...) appetite hiking in Connemara National Park next door, take a boat tour along Killary fjord or give yourself(...)

US senator Ted Cruz  with his wife Heidi Nelson Cruz and children at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, on Monday, after announcing his intention to run for president. Cruz’s wacko status is precisely  his appeal.  Photograph: Jay Paul/Bloomberg

(...) agencies that triggered a 16-day government shutdown.The episode raised Cruz’s national profile (but badly(...)

Derek Prendergast, Derek Pender and Paddy Kavanagh of Bohs challenge with the Shamrock Rovers pair of Keith Fahey and Michael Drennan during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Bohemians 0 The sublime goalkeeping of Dean Delany earned Bohemians a big point as Keith Long’s side frustrated their arch-r(...)