Derval O’Rourke, centre, trailing  eventual ‘winner’ Nevin Yanit of Turkey, left,  in the women’s 100m hurdles final at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Gothenburg in March. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

For Derval O’Rourke, winning another European Indoor bronze medal will be worth the wait, if only in terms of inner satisfaction.With confirmation tha(...)

 Claire Lambe will be hoping to build on her impressive showing in the European Championships when she competes in the lightweight single scull at the World Championships  in Chungju, Korea. Photo: Harry How/Getty Images

Ireland’s first crew to compete at the World Rowing Championships in Chungju in Korea is set to go into action on Sunday. Lightweight sculler Claire L(...)

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle. Photograph: Swim Ireland.

Limerick’s Fiona Doyle has bowed out of the FINA World Championships 100 metres Breaststroke in Barcelona after finishing seventh of eight in the firs(...)

Owen Heary: wants Bohemians players to dig deep.

Bohemians’ caretaker manager Owen Heary has told his players it doesn’t matter how they play once they start getting the results they need to get out (...)

Chris Bryan, with  Gráinne Murphy, faded as Matteo Fulan of Italy took gold in 1:56.12. Photograph: Inpho

Open water swimmer Chris Bryan finished seventh at the World University Games 10km in Kazan, Russia, in one hour, 57 minutes and two seconds. Bryan le(...)

Shane Quinn, who finished fourth in the 10,000 metres in Finland.

Shane Quinn came within half a kick of winning Ireland’s first medal at the European Under-23 Championships in Tampere, Finland yesterday, finishing f(...)