Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers stands on court during game two of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs in the 2008 NBA playoffs. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) beautiful and jaw-dropping all at once. Sports superstars, particularly in America, occupy a space somewhere(...)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt watches his team from the sideline. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Transparency. Optics. Now there is a set of vocabulary that can make sports federation(...)

Campaigns That Shook The World is written by Danny Rogers, and published by Kogan Page, priced €18.99

(...) sports brands in the world. By the time he retired from football in 2013, Beckham was earning £30 million(...)

 “Ask and ye shall receive,” Tyson Fury told the Sky person. “I asked for a win. God gave me this win.” Photograph: Action Images via  Reuters/Lee Smith Livepic

(...) should be nominated for Sports Personality of the Year, their hardiness, dedication and weatherproofness(...)

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 A Turkish Air Force plane used to transport the remains of late Russian pilot Oleg Peshkov  at Hatay airport,  Hatay, Turkey, November 29th, 2015. Photograph: EPA

(...) against Turkey. Details of Turkish goods that will be banned and other measures under the decree are(...)

Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy scores the record breaking goal at the King Power Stadium Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Wayne Rooney, on the other hand, was substituted in the 68th minute after another poor display. He was(...)

Young Cuala supporters cheer the camogie team on. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) means that it is taking its place among the other sprawling, suburban city clubs that are flourishing(...)

Dublin and Galway in action in  Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph: CJ Gunther/EPA

(...) feel the need to hear that recognition from other sports and other places: we’ve never seen anything(...)

The Ski Centre in Sandyford offers lessons on a 10-minutes-one, 10-minutes-off basis, and parents and children can learn at the same time.

(...) bottom of the group for most of that time, we’re delighted with our progress now. We dodge each other(...)