Jason Smyth celebrates  wining the 200m T13  final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. He received €40,000 from the Irish Sports Council. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

(...). McDermott also explained why other individual sports – such as equestrian and golf – didn’t qualify any(...)

Jump Zone in  south Dublin: ‘If the children were anything to go by, then that brief ascent, in which you dominate gravity and float for a breathless moment in midair, produces a frenzied sort of joy.’

(...) telling the children to be careful, stop jumping on each other, and to stop pretending to injure(...)

Zuckerberg announces new features for Facebook messenger 2:07

(...) other sports clips and animations, Facebook said. Reuters (...)

Henry Shefflin Press Conference where he announced his inter-county retirement. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho 6:24

(...) fortunate that I’m from Kilkenny and we’ve had so much success. For the other players putting in the effort(...)

Henry Shefflin leaves after the press conference announcing his intercounty retirement. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho. 6:24

(...) the tradition and the support enabled him to flourish beyond his wildest dreams. “For the other(...)

Katie Taylor was in Ballinasloe, Co Galway to surprise Ardscoil Mhuire student Stephanie O’Halloran and present her with the Sky Sports Living for Sport award for ‘Republic of Ireland Student of the Year’. Photograph: Sportsfile

(...) manage but other than that training’s going great and I feel in great shape ahead of the games(...)

Fergus Finlay, left chairman of the Stop Out of Control Drinking campaign, clinical psychotherapist Joanna Fortune, LRC chief executive Kieran Mulvey and Aine Lynch of the National Parents Council at the launch of the campaign. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

(...) sponsorship of sports and other live events, its chief executive has said. However, David Smith, who has(...)

Hurling great Henry Shefflin is to announce his inter-county retirement today. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • March 25, 2015, 08:16

All-Stars and three All-Ireland club titles, amongst other gongs.Keith Duggan has looked back on a(...)

One, Dublin Airport Central: PJ Walls is the build contractors, Henry J Lyons, the architect

(...) park aimed at international high-tech companies involved in research and development as well as other(...)

Zoned ‘employment generation zone’: Former Coco-Cola site at Donore Road, Drogheda, close to town centre, with 11.7 hectares

(...). It provides financial and other services to Coca-Cola marketing operations in Europe and Eurasia. The(...)