Dave Sweeney

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Ireland’s Hugo Keenan in action against Italy. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Four years ago in their opening match of the Under-20 World Championship in Manchester, Ireland conceded three tries in the first quarter and trailed (...)

Hugo Keenan during Leinster squad training. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

During Ireland’s famous win over New Zealand in the 2016 Under-20 World Championship in Manchester, the head coach, Nigel Carolan, recalls a key momen(...)

Orla Barry claimed a bronze medal on Tuesday morning in Doha. Photograph: Inpho

Double Paralympian Orla Barry has continued the impressive success of the Irish Paralympic athletics team at the World Championships in Doha claiming (...)

 Ireland’s Noelle Lenihan competing in the Women’s Discus F37, where she won silver at the World Paralympics Games in Doha, Qatar. Photograph:     Marcus Hartmann/Sportsfile

Fifteen-year-old Noelle Lenihan completed a stunning debut in a major championship as she won the silver medal in the discus at the Paralympic Games i(...)