The inquiry  found a long-standing relationship between former OCI  president Pat Hickey and chief executive Marcus Evans, the UK owner of THG

Two ticketing companies paid $1.6 million to secure the rights to resell Irish tickets at the Olympic games, a report has found. Mr Justice Carroll M(...)

Former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey. A new report into the Rio Olympics ticket controversy sheds little light and even less new information on a shambolic episode in Irish sport. Photograph: Alan Betson

When the Government commissioned Mr Justice Carroll Moran to conduct an inquiry into the Rio Olympics ticket controversy, there were predictions in po(...)

Former OCI president Pat Hickey. File photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

A report into the Olympic ticket touting controversy has found the Olympic Council of Ireland prioritised its commercial interests over the concerns o(...)

President of the Olympic Council of Ireland Pat Hickey. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Former Olympic Council of Ireland chief executive Pat Hickey is to be invited to give evidence before the Oireachtas committee on sport next week. Ch(...)

Sacre bleu: the construction Olympics are about to ramp up in Paris, France. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty

In numbers: Advantage Amazon £10 million Annual sum that Amazon Prime Video is thought to be paying for rights to the ATP men’s tennis tour (which e(...)

The Olympic flame burns in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum stadium, venue for the 1984 Summer Olympics, known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, during the International Champions Cup 2017 match between Manchester City and Real Madrid last week. Photograph: Getty Images

Los Angeles will host the 2028 Summer Olympics after reaching a deal with Olympic organisers, a source close to the negotiation said on Monday, a mov(...)

Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, and Paris Mayoress Anne Hidalgo during the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Extraordinary Session, at the SwissTech Convention Centre, in Lausanne. Photograph: PA

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday voted in favour of awarding hosting rights for the 2024 and 2028 summer Olympics at the same ses(...)

Former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey, now back in Ireland on bail, is still awaiting a court date in Rio to face various charges in relation to alleged ticket-touting. Photograph: Alan Betson

Former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey has accused Minister for Sport Shane Ross of scarpering from Rio and not showing any humanity f(...)

Gary and Paul O’Donovan with France’s Pierre Houin and Jeremie Azou who beat the Irish pair to the gold medal  in  the lightweight men’s double sculls in  the 2017 European Rowing Championships. Photo: Getty

As Simon Coveney might have said about Leo Varadkar: only one of his like comes around in a lifetime – a pity he came around in mine. Cork men Paul an(...)

Former president of the Olympic Council of Ireland Pat Hickey, is still awaiting a court date to face ticket-touting charges in Brazil. Photograph: Getty Images

Pat Hickey is about to lose his presidency of the European Olympic Committees (EOC), no matter what the outcome of the still pending ticket-touting ch(...)

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