Colin Lynch

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Offaly supporters stage a sit-down protest after the 1998 All-Ireland SHC semi-final at Croke Park  against Clare was blown up early. Photograph: James Meehan/Inpho

Had it only been the referee’s time-keeping error – a terrible, forgivable human mistake that visited Jimmy Cooney, the man charged with keeping order(...)

 Jason Smyth: “I grew up in Ireland, nothing special, no better privileges than anyone else.” Photograph:  Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images

September 7th-18th, 2016: Rio Paralympics The Paralympics champion the indomitability of the human spirit set against a backdrop of sporting endeavo(...)

Dan Martin celebrates after he received the  prize for being the Tour de France’s most combative  rider after the  last stage in Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Getty Images

Six days after taking eighth overall in the Tour de France and winning the most combative rider award, Dan Martin will return to action on Saturday. (...)

Sanita Zarina at home in Longford with a picture of her daughter, Dace.  'I can’t get back my daughter,' she says. 'I can’t get back a future with her. I can’t get grandchildren from her.' Photograph: Peter Murtagh

The last time Sanita Zarina saw her daughter, she was dead. But even in death, the only part of 22-year-old Dace her mother was advised to inspect wa(...)

Nicolas Roche fought back from a puncture to finish 10th on stage 13 of the Vuelta. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal took a superb victory in the WB Tandem Time Trial at the UCI 2017 Para-cycling Road World Championships in Piet(...)

 Ryan Mullen: claimed the Irish elite time trial championship in Wexford. Photograph:  Jamie Squire/Getty

After netting eighth in the recent stage one time trial in the Tour de Suisse, Ryan Mullen continued his strong form against the clock when he took t(...)

 Diarmuid Connolly of St Vincent’s lifts the Clery’s Perpetual Trophy. Photo: Inpho

St Vincent’s 0-15 Castleknock 0-10 It wasn’t the widely-predicted blow-out but St Vincent’s won’t mind. The Marino club are Dublin champions for the (...)

 Eoghan Clifford leading the men’s C1-3 road race  in Rio. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

The symbiotic relationship between man and bike was graphically illustrated 200 metres from the finish of the men’s C1-3 road race in Pontal, a seasid(...)

Ireland’s Eoghan Clifford  leading during the  C1-3 Road Race  in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph:  Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Eoghan Clifford was the victim of a mechanical failure 200 metres from the finish of the C1-3 70-kilometre road race in Pontal. His chain dropped ther(...)

Ireland’s Niamh McCarthy in action during Women’s Discus Throw F41 final at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Late on Thursday night Niamh McCarthy won Ireland’s ninth medal of the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, and the third silver medal, in the Women’s Discu(...)

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