Former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey (left) with sailing silver medallist Annalise Murphy and Minister for Sport Shane Ross in pictured Rio last year before Mr Hickey’s arrest over alleged ticket touting.

The Government will not restore funding to the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) until its house is in order, Minister for Sport Shane Ross has said. (...)

 Pat Hickey: he has declined an invitation  by the Oireachtas Committee on Sport  to appear before it,  citing ongoing legal proceedings in Brazil

The Oireachtas Committee on Sport is to consider compelling former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey to appear before it. The members m(...)

Shane Ross addressing the committee on Thursday morning

A meeting of the Oireachtas committee on sport, which was discussing a report into the Rio Olympics ticketing controversy, has been suspended after a (...)

Former president of the Olympic Council of Ireland Pat Hickey is refusing to appear before an Oireachtas committee. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Olympic Council of Ireland is examining how it can break a “watertight” contract agreed by its former president, Pat Hickey, with ticket distribut(...)

 Former president of the Olympic Council of Ireland Pat Hickey and others are due to stand trial in Rio in connection with the tickets controversy. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Former Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) president Pat Hickey has accused an Oireachtas committee of breaching his constitutional rights to a fair tria(...)

Fergus O’Dowd said he was concerned that the  OCI was locked into a contract with ticket distributors THG until 2026 after an agreement was reached between the company and former OCI president Pat Hickey (above). Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Former Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) president Pat Hickey has accused the Oireachtas committee on transport of breaching his constitutional rights (...)

Former OCI president Pat Hickey. Mr Justice Carroll Moran’s report points to discrepancies between Mr Hickey’s public statements and the documentation made available to the inquiry. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

At the end of the 2016 Olympic games, a total of 223 tickets remained in a safe in the Olympic Council of Ireland’s offices in Brazil. The majority o(...)

For the umpteenth time, OCI president Sarah Keane has stepped forward to answer questions about her predecessor.  Photograph:  Tom Honan

When it comes to the final reckoning, you could forgive Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) president Sarah Keane for asking, “why did I bother”? For t(...)

OCI president Sarah Keane: “This obviously presents the council quite a challenge going forward.” Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) is locked into a contract with ticket distributors THG until 2026 after an agreement was reached between the comp(...)

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(...)

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