Alex Dowsett of Great Britain and Movistar watches the TV to check if he has taken the race lead after stage six of the Tour of Britain from Bath to Hemel Hempstead. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Dan Martin will face a crucial test in his battle to hold onto sixth place in the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday. He finished in the reduced-size (...)

 Peter Lawrie   tees off on the second hole during day two of the Perth International at Lake Karrinyup Country Club. Photograph: by Matt King/Getty Images

Ireland’s Peter Lawrie (70) and David Higgins (72) are both reasonably placed going into the weekend of the Perth International as they try and secure(...)

Player of the Match Galway’s Orlaith McGrath is challenged by Sarah Carey of Limerick. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Galway 0-12 Limerick 0-10: Galway held off the spirited attentions of a dogged Limerick side to bounce back from last year’s replay defeat and eke out(...)