The UFC have announced Conor McGregor’s featherweight title fight against Jose Aldo will go ahead. Photograph: Getty

Conor McGregor’s featherweight title fight against champion Jose Aldo is set to go ahead, the UFC have confirmed. This comes after reports the Brazili(...)

Conor McGregor’s highly anticipated UFC featherweight title fight against champion Jose Aldo looks likely to be cancelled after the Brazilian fighter (...)

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao: watching their ‘fight of the century’, I just felt bored. Photograph: Monica Almeida

When I recently watched Floyd Mayweather fight Manny Pacquiao in what was generally agreed to be the fight of the century for boxing fans, I was ag(...)

Wimbledon as Gaeilge: farewell pointe an bhua (match point)

It’s the end of the “feall dúbailte” (double fault), the cúlbhuille (backhand) and the pointe an bhua (match point). TG4’s rights to show Wimbledon on(...)

Simon Higgins of Fighter Food

Restaurant-standard meals to order Simon and Lucy Higgins, who are brother and sister and are both chefs, run their family’s three food business(...)

Elva Trill’s advice to others was: ‘The worst thing we can do is stress ourselves out over nonsense’

My Obituary is a column in which people are given the chance to write their own obituaries while they are still alive. Some may be famous, others n(...)

 Andy Lee defeated Matt Koborov to claim the WBO world middleweight title in Las Vegas. He will defend his title against Peter Quillin in Saturday’s big televised fight. Photo:  David Becker/Getty Images

Andy Lee’s first defence of his WBO world middleweight title against Peter Quillin in Brooklyn on Saturday night is likely to draw at least four times(...)

Conor McGregor, mixed martial arts specialist and star of RTÉ’s The Notorious, a six-part series tipped for international sales

The Palais des Festivals in Cannes will once again play host to the MIPTV television marketplace next week, and one of RTÉ’s high hopes for racking up(...)

UFC star Conor McGregor mixing with members of the public at the funeral of Paul Kavanagh on Tuesday.

Mourners at the funeral of a man who was gunned down on a Dublin street last month have been told his killing was “terrible and evil”. Paul Kavanagh a(...)

Joe Duffy:  only really starts to sound relaxed again on Wednesday, as Liveline resumes its role as the nation’s outlet for gripes about contemporary life.  Photo:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.

The air may be distressingly thick with cases of murdered women, but as Joe Duffy discusses the long unsolved female homicide, he sounds positively ch(...)