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Athlone Town have been awarded €200,000 under the  Sports Capital Programme. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

(...) and allows coaches and other volunteers to concentrate on growing the sports they know and love(...)

Basketball Ireland National League Season Launch and Hula Hoops National Cup Draw, at the National Basketball Arena, Tallaght. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kingfisher, Galway, 19:00 DCU Saints v Templeogue BC, DCU Sports Complex, Dublin, 19:00 Belfast Star v Eanna(...)

Apple Watch: from €429

(...). The Apple Watch treads a lot of ground that other smartwatches have already gone over, tracking your(...)

Germany coach Joachim Löw looks on during a training session at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin ahead of the Euro 2016 quaifier against the Republic of Ireland. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images.

Live on RTÉ 2, Sky Sports 1 Having been sustained through much of this qualification race by the(...)

Louisville Cardinals coach Rick Pitino has denied claims made in Katina Powell’s book “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen”. Photograph: Getty Images.

Escort Queen is currently one of the top-five sports books on Amazon. Nobody in a position of authority(...)

Polish striker Robert Lewandowski during his team’s training session in Warsaw on Tuesday. Photograph: EPA

(...),” Martin told Sky Sports. “As a defender now it’s harder to make those tackles early on in the game(...)

Gordon D’Arcy celebrates with his  team-mates after scoring against France after his return from injury  in 2009. “The lads mobbed me because they understood what their team-mate had been through, where he had to climb from to wear a green jersey again.” Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP 2:49

English focus was trained elsewhere and some rapid sleight of hand made it seem other worldly. It was(...)

The IRFU pays each Ireland player a basic fee for making the Rugby World Cup 2015 squad (between €30,000 and €40,000). Photograph: Fotolia

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According to a study professional footballers suffer more from depression and anxiety than the general public. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) problems than other footballers. Former Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Clarke Carlisle(...)