‘If it runs, it would have to be August or September. Because once you get into October, the season is effectively over,’ said Rás Tailteann race director Eugene Moriarty. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Rás Tailteann race director Eugene Moriarty has said that he hopes the recent Government guidelines on large gatherings of people will not impact upon(...)

Action from stage eight of the 2018 Rás Tailteann from  Naas to Skerries. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

The organisers of the Rás Tailteann have become the latest sporting group to put plans on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. The race was due to be(...)

  Sam Bennett of Bora-Hansgrohe celebrates as he crosses the line to win the Men’s Towards Zero Race Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia. Photograph:  Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

Sam Bennett received a major morale boost on Thursday when he clocked up his earliest-ever season victory. Competing in the Race Melbourne event in A(...)

Patrick Bevin, New Zealand National Team, crosses the line ahead of Marcin Bialoblocki, Velosure Giordana. Photograph: Ramsey Cardy

For those rivals who hoped that Patrick Bevin’s early leadership of the An Post Rás would lead to cracks in his defence later on, there was first hop(...)