Supasundae wining at Ascot for Barry Geraghty in December. Johnny Burke takes up the ride  for the Weatherbys Champion Bumper at Cheltenham. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst

Supasundae is bred to win a classic on the flat so Henry De Bromhead is hoping that quality will come to the fore in Cheltenham’s sole contest on t(...)

Carlow’s Seán Gannon: kicked three superb points from play against Waterford at  Fraher Field. Photograph: Inpho

Waterford 0-9 Carlow 0-11 Carlow turned around a five-point half-time deficit to take a spectacular win at Fraher Field against a Waterford s(...)

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a series of robberies in Cork

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a series of robberies in Cork including one where a woman suffered a fractured skull after she was a(...)

Surf style in Waterford

While the Bunbury family pioneered Irish hand-produced chopping boards using windfall trees from their own forest – bunburyboards.com – there are n(...)

Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor make his first start of the year as his side face Monaghan at MacHale Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

SATURDAY Division One Tyrone v Derry, Healy Park, 7.0, Live Setanta Ireland  It’s been going from bad to worse for Derry and manage(...)

National Lottery ticket terminals crashed again today for the second time in less than a month, raising fresh concerns about the operator’s new techno(...)

Independent TD Tom Fleming: ‘The inner parts of towns are becoming denuded of people because of the growth of large multiples on the outskirts.’ Photograph: David Sleator

Independent TD Tom Fleming claimed there was a “two-speed” economic recovery under way.He said while Dublin and some of the larger cities and urban ar(...)

Alan Markham: in action for Clare in his playing days.

A 19-year-old Ennis man was yesterday jailed for two years for robbing former Clare hurler Alan Markham of €75.In Christmas 2013, the Munster senior t(...)

Bus Éireann has cited  commercial obligations as a pretext for considering cuts to some services. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bus Éireann has agreed to temporarily suspend plans to cut part of its Dublin to Cork Expressway service following a public meeting in opposition to t(...)

 Aidan Fogarty and Will Young of IT Carlow compete in the air with Paul Flaherty of LIT during their Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final at Limerick IT, Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

Limerick IT 1-15 IT Carlow 0-14 A quarter-final that finally got the green light saw Davy Fitzgerald’s Limerick IT ease through to the last four at th(...)