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Ireland’s  Eddie Dunbar. He showed strong form recently when he was fifth on a stage and seventh overall in the Tour de La Provence. Photograph:  Luc Claessen/Getty Images

Although the organisers of the Rás Tailteann made the difficult decision last week not to run the world-ranked race this year due to slow progress in (...)

Poldark (Aidan Turner) searches far and wide for a pay-TV provider that will give him everything he needs. Photograph: Mammoth Screen/BBC.

In idle moments, I like to think about the perfect television platform. This platform would be a single, one-bill service that includes everything I (...)

Irish road bicycle racer  Nicolas Roche:  “I think BMC Racing Team is suited perfectly to me at this time in my career.” Photograph:   Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images

Having moved from Sky to the BMC Racing Team, Nicolas Roche has spoken with enthusiasm about the move and said that he believes he will have greater (...)

The Premier League UK television rights for 2016-19 have been sold to Sky Sports and BT Sport for £5.163 billion. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Mark Leech/Getty Images)

The Premier League has announced a staggering 70 per cent increase in the value of its British television rights for the 2016-19 seasons with Sky and (...)

When the rights and wrongs of the GAA/Sky television deal again erupt again this summer – as they surely will at some point on the long and dusty cham(...)

Philip Deignan has said that he will target the pink jersey early on in the Giro d’Italia, but he believes it might take him a little longer to reach (...)

Offaly hurling manager Brian Whelahan says the Sky deal is a very brave step by the GAA. Photograph: Inpho

Offaly hurling manager Brian Whelahan fears the GAA’s new broadcasting rights deal with Sky has “the capability of opening up a huge can of worms,” al(...)

The GAA has announced a new three-year TV deal, which includes   Sky  broadcasting 14 matches exclusively in Ireland for the next three years. Photograph:   Cathal Noonan/Inpho

GAA president Liam O’Neill says he was “shocked” by the “aggressive” RTÉ interviews he and director general Páraic Duffy took part in on Tuesda(...)