Head coach Anthony Eddy talks to the Ireland women’s team during squad training for the  World Cup Sevens at   San Francisco GAA club. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Ireland Men and Women Sevens teams take to the field at AT&T Park in San Francisco, home to the San Francisco Giants Baseball team, in their r(...)

Both players have switched codes, signing sevens contracts with the IRFU. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It would, to put it mildly, have seemed highly unlikely not so long ago that Irish women’s hockey would lose players to rugby, but in the case of two (...)

Two victories over Belgium in Brussels this week gave Darren Smith’s Irish team an encouraging start to their build-up for March’s World Hockey Leagu(...)

Ireland’s Timothy Cockram: his equaliser secured a 1-1 draw against Scotland in Investic London Cup. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ireland 1 (T Cockram) Scotland 1 (K Bain) Timmy Cockram’s goal 30 seconds from full time salvaged a draw for Ireland’s men against Scotland at the In(...)

There has been no shortage of surprise results in the Irish Senior Cup in recent seasons, but Glenanne’s victory on penalty strokes over Pegasus in Be(...)

Last year’s Irish Junior Cup finalists Lisnagarvey lost 2-1 to Belfast Harlequins. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

It’s as you were at the top of the Leinster first division after UCD, Railway Union and Loreto all maintained their unbeaten records on Saturday, Rail(...)