Edinburgh have suspended flanker John Hardie. Photograph: Alex Broadway/Getty

(...) appearances at that year’s World Cup. He was part of the Edinburgh team which beat London Irish 37-14 last(...)

Kevin De Bruyne during Manchester City’s Champions League clash with Napoli. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty

Swindon in the League Cup. “I didn’t like the match he played against Swindon and I didn’t like the way he(...)

Republic of Ireland fans have snapped up tickets on public sale for the home playoff against Denmark. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Tickets for Ireland’s second leg World Cup playoff match against Denmark at the Aviva stadium(...)

Cycling on the Mayo Greenway, on the Wild Atlantic Way

(...) that the country did not intend to be robbed of hosting the Rugby World Cup in 2023. “Our bid is very(...)

Luke List on the first hole during the second round of the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges in Jeju Island. Photograph: Getty Images

Pre-tournament favourite Justin Thomas remained in touch at the inaugural CJ Cup Nine Bridges(...)

Iarnród Éireann and unions failed to reach agreement after 12 hours of talks at the Workplace Relations Commission. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) is the date of Ireland’s World Cup play off game against Denmark in Dublin while December 8th is(...)

Ireland coach Graham Shaw is resting several of his senior players for now, as preparations for London will intensify in the months ahead

Now that Ireland’s place in next summer’s World Cup is secured, their three-match series against(...)

Aer Lingus has announced five flights from Dublin to Copenhagen for the Republic of Ireland’s World Cup playoff. File photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Republic of Ireland’s World Cup playoff. Aer Lingus, which does not normally fly to the country, has(...)

Ireland’s  Marc Potts finished fourth in the men’s scratch race at the European Track Championships in Berlin. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

(...) campaign, with some standout performances in the World Cup. Downey won the points race in the Apeldoorn(...)

Only premium level tickets at a price of €120 will go on public sale on Friday. Photo: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Tickets for Ireland’s second leg World Cup playoff encounter with Denmark at the Aviva stadium will(...)