Dublin footballers celebrate their third All-Ireland victory in five years at Croke Park last September. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ten years ago, then GAA director general Liam Mulvihill said in a section subtitled ‘Dublin’ that the “excellent work being done in Dublin is evident (...)

The GAA is to introduce blood testing in 2016. Photograph: Getty

Blood testing is to be introduced for GAA players from January 1st 2016. The move comes as part of the 2016 Anti-Doping programme which is being rol(...)

Cork captain Anna Geary lifts the cup after beating Kilkenny in the All Ireland Senior Camogie Final in Croke Park against Kilkenny. Photograph: Alan Betson

I was having a conversation last week with some friends and the topic of women’s sports came up, more specifically the challenges we sportswomen face.(...)

Top Yacht: George Sisk’s Farr 42 Wow from the Royal Irish Yacht Club (RIYC) has been named ICRA Boat of the Year by the Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA). Photograph: David O’Brien

Two senior Royal Irish Yacht Club (RIYC) sailors from Dublin Bay have been honoured this week at separate end-of-season awards to mark significant ra(...)

Team Ireland at the Special Olympics in Los Angeles. Ray McManus / Sportsfile

Special Olympics Ireland recorded a loss of €272,658 for the year ended 31 December 2014, down from a loss of more than €1 million the previous year. (...)

Denis Toomey: has focused on the surge of CI membership to just under 28,000 and  the introduction of a five year strategy at the end of last year.

The identity of the next Cycling Ireland president will be determined at the governing body’s AGM tomorrow, with outgoing incumbent Denis Toomey comp(...)

The IABA changed their view between the Saturday and the Tuesday on Walsh’s salary. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

To appreciate the level of mistrust that existed between Billy Walsh and his employers at the IABA, it’s worth going back to a Saturday in August and (...)

Billy Walsh departs for the US from Dublin Airport. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

They are the pictures no Irish sports fan wanted to see - Billy Walsh has officially left Irish soil to take up his new role in the US, ruling out the(...)

Irish Sports Council chairman Kieran Mulvey has promised boxer fraternity best financial support possible. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

The Irish Amateur Boxing Association are set to break their silence on Thursday morning on the situation that has led to Billy Walsh leaving boxing’s (...)

There’s an unhappy correlation between the limitless capacity of sport to entertain and enthral and the corresponding propensity of those involved in (...)