Martyn Irvine:  has had his season hampered by a collarbone injury. Photograph: Ciarán Fallon.

Cycling Ireland’s track coach Brian Nugent has said he is hoping Ireland will have its highest participation in several years at the World Championsh(...)

Philips Manager of the Year Joe Schmidt with his award following the ceremony at the Shelbourne Hotel: “It’s humbling because of the competition that is here today.”

Despite the mass influx, Joe Schmidt is the only foreign rugby coach to be named Philips Sports Manager of the Year.Not the first foreigner, mind. Th(...)

Martyn Irvine sustained a fractured collar bone in Mexico last month. Photograph: Getty Images.

Although Martyn Irvine looks likely to miss this weekend’s London World Cup track meet due to the fractured collarbone he suffered last month in Guad(...)

 Martyn Irvine of Ireland in action at the 2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships at the Velodromo Alcides Nieto Patino   in Cali, Colombia. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Martyn Irvine has won a silver medal in the Scratch Race at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia. The United H(...)

X marks the Scot: campaigning is well under way for next year’s referendum. Photograph: Mike Wilkinson/Bloomberg

For a time there is a chance that the yoga class in room 16 of Islesburgh Community Centre in Lerwick will have to move, though in the end the pro-Sco(...)