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Sean Hehir is among those to have been championing the Daily Mile here. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Shane Ross popped his head up in the Dáil again this week, the Minister for Sport singing his own praises, as he usually does, on the early implementa(...)

Notre Dame’s Tyler Eifert catches the ball for a touchdown during the 2012 clash against Navy at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

American college football returns to Dublin from the 2020 season onwards, with Notre Dame scheduled to play Navy in the Aviva Stadium. The match betwe(...)

The conquering heroes of the World Championships received a rapturous reception in a homecoming event at the National Rowing Centre, while out on the (...)

Nearly 200 landowners are in talks with Kerry County Council over a proposed 20km greenway. Photograph: Kerry County Council

Minister of State for Tourism and Kerry TD Brendan Griffin has expressed confidence that a resolution will be found with landowners which will allow t(...)

The benefit match for former Ireland soccer international LIam Miller will now take place at the 45,000-capacity  Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The GAA’s decision to allow the Liam Miller benefit match to take place at Páirc Uí Chaoimh brings a brief but high-profile public relations nightmare(...)

Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Holding the Liam Miller tribute match at the 45,000-capacity stadium would allow thousands more fans to attend

Senior GAA officials plan to recommend that a tribute soccer match for the late Liam Miller be played at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. But as part of a compromis(...)

Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Holding the Liam Miller tribute match   at the 45,000-capacity stadium would allow thousands more fans to attend

The Central Council of the GAA is to hold a specially-convened meeting on Saturday morning to discuss the issue of holding a tribute match for the fam(...)

The Cabinet this week approved the introduction of legislation to ban the resale of tickets at multiples of their face value, for events at designated venues which hold 1,000 or more people. Photograph: iStock

Everyone involved in the sale of tickets for large concerts and sporting events “will have to come on board” with legislation banning resale above fac(...)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross in a canoe being launched by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin at launch of the National Sports Policy. Also pictured are Angel O’Toole and Evan Brazil, both 11.

The Government will have to insist that clubs receiving State funding make their facilities available when not in use by the organisations themselves,(...)

Liam  Miller was capped 21 times by the Republic of Ireland. Photograph: Inpho

The GAA have agreed to consider further a proposal that the Liam Miller Tribute Match be played at the €80 million newly developed Pairc Ui Chaoimh. (...)

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