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 Shane O’Leary  of Canada is tackled by the USA’s Nate Augspurger during a  Rugby World Cup qualifier in Hamilton, Canada in 2017. “I am still keen to play for a few more years and get to a World Cup with Canada with a more prominent role.” Photograph: Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

The Rouen Normandie players alighted from the coach in Biarritz 10 hours and 45 minutes after setting out that morning at 9am to fulfil their final fi(...)

Vaccinators Joan Love and Mary Hanafin administering Covid-19 vaccinations at the   Aviva Stadium, Co Dublin. File photograph: Alan Betson

Early in the pandemic, when vaccines for coronavirus were still just a glimmer on the horizon, the term “herd immunity” came to signify the endgame: t(...)

Nico Bühler, his wife Justine and their 3-month-old daughter Lucille  travelled back from Strasbourg. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

Dublin Airport is a forlorn looking place these days. It was once the busiest transport hub in Ireland throbbing with passengers from before dawn to l(...)

Lauren Baker and Aoife McSweeney in Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, waiting on a flight to Dublin.

People on the last Aer Lingus flight out of Paris before France joins the list of Category 2 countries on the mandatory hotel quarantine list spoke wi(...)

A Rough Ride, written by Paul Kimmage and published in 1990, revealed to a shocked public the extent of the doping culture in cycling.

Summer 1990, and somewhere between finishing my Leaving Cert and going to run in college in America, my dad arrives home with a sports book under his (...)

A Service aerien francais (SAF) company’s Airbus EC135, the same model of helicopter of the company that crashed in the Alps the day before and left five dead. Photograph: Jean-Philippe Ksiazek/AFP via Getty

Five members of a mountain rescue team have been killed and a sixth was seriously injured when their helicopter crashed in the French Alps. The helic(...)

Cardiovascular diseases account for 36%  of deaths in Ireland. High blood pressure is experienced by one in four Irish men. All told around 10,000 people in Ireland die from heart disease every year

The pandemic has prompted many people in Ireland to postpone out-patient cardiovascular appointments, but studies are emerging that show SARS-CoV-2 ma(...)

 German chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Emmanuel Macron at the European Council summit in Brussels, Belgium. Photograph:  EPA/Yves Herman/EPA

Several countries in Europe reported record numbers of daily cases of coronavirus as the continent struggles to contain the virus spread. Germany’s d(...)

People sit on a bar terrace  in Paris on Monday. Photograph: Mohammed Badra/EPA

The French government has ordered the closure of bars and cafés in Paris for two weeks from Tuesday after declaring the city and its nearest suburbs t(...)

Connacht veteran John Muldoon celebrates in front of the fans after the  Pro12 final victory over Leinster at Murrayfield in May 2016.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Rugby, like sport, is littered with huge one-off upsets, be it Munster beating the All Blacks in 1978, Japan toppling South Africa, France’s two World(...)

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