David Haye has announced his return to the ring against Australian Mark de Mori in January. Photograph: Getty

Former world heavyweight champion David Haye has announced he is to return to the ring in January with a bout against Australian Mark de Mori at Londo(...)

Tyson Fury believes the way to solve doping issues in sport is for everyone to take drugs. Photograph: Getty

Tyson Fury believes boxing has a big drugs problem and says sport should address the issue of substance misuse by legalising them. Fury, who challenge(...)

A poster celebrating Dan Donnelly.

Sir Daniel Donnelly was buried in Bully’s Acre, in the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham, but not for long. Grave robbing was big busines(...)

Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg will clash in a unification battle for the IBF and WBA world super-bantamweight titles at the Manchester Arena on February 27th. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA

British super-bantamweight rivals Scott Quigg and Carl Frampton have finally agreed a huge world title unification clash for February 2016. Bury’s WBA(...)

Northern Ireland players celebrate clinching qualification for Euro 2016 qualifier at Windsor Park on Thursday. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

What a night for Irish football. Or, if you prefer, what a night for Irish soccer. And all that lies therein. On Thursday men from the 32 counties of(...)

Champion jockey AP McCoy at a charity donkey derby event in Moneyglass, Co Antrim. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire.

Twenty time champion jockey AP McCoy made a shock return to the racing world on Saturday night but was beaten by boxing champ Barry McGuigan who trium(...)

After an early scare, Belfast’s Carl Frampton took control against Alejandro González in the IBF Super Bantamweight world title fight in El Paso, Texas. Photograph: Jorge Salgado/Inpho/Presseye

It is with plenty of justification that El Paso sells itself as America’s Sun City. The warm clear light of yesterday morning in west Texas will have(...)

Carl Frampton celebrates winning the IBF Super Bantamweight World Title Fight at the Don Haskins Centre in El Paso, Texas. Photograph: INPHO/Presseye/Ivan Pierre Aguirre.

Carl Frampton was given a massive scare on his US debut before he responded to overpower Mexican upstart Alejandro Gonzalez Jr in West Texas. Being b(...)

Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton ahead of Saturday night’s fight. Photograph: Jorge Salgado/Inpho

In the frontier lands of West Texas, Carl Frampton will begin the next phase of his exhilarating journey on Saturday night when the IBF world champ(...)

The attack, described by police in Belfast as vicious, happened as the 22-year-old engineering student went outside during the early hours of the morning.

Police in Belfast believe the killer of a promising young boxer lay in wait while the victim was visiting a friend. Eamonn Magee Jnr – whose father, a(...)