James Cluskey

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From left: David Mullins, James Cluskey, Daniel O’Neill and Luke McGuire

1) An attempt to break the Guinness world record for the longest tennis match will be made at Fitzwilliam Lawn Tennis Club in Dublin – beginning Frida(...)

A view of the artificial grass court in use at the Irish Open at Fitzwilliam. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Joshua Pim, Helen Wills Moody, Maureen Connolly and Rod Laver, winner of four Wimbledon titles and the Irish Championship in 1962, decorate the sta(...)

 Conor Niland’s Ireland will be looking to bounce straight back following Davis Cup relegation. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland must get ready for life in Group Three of the Europe Zone after they were whitewashed 5-0 by South Africa in their Davis Cup relegation play-o(...)

USA player John McEnroe and non-playing captain Arthur Ashe prepare to take on Ireland at the RDS in the Davis Cup World Group game in 1983. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho.

This weekend the AIG Irish Davis Cup team will play a Group II Europe/Africa relegation play-off match against their hosts South Africa at the Iren(...)

Parks Tennis:  every summer it  attracts a huge throng of 25,000 children to tennis courts nationwide. Photo: Sports

For the people who originated the idea, there was a feeling the image of the sport required some readjusting. Tennis needed to reach out. The sense t(...)

 James McGee won both of his singles matches to help  Ireland beat Egypt to remain in Division II of the Davis Cup  Euro/Africa Zone.  Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

Ireland will get a chance to gain revenge on Belarus after the draw for the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup pitted the two countries together for a (...)

Jerry Kiernan has always confessed his discomfort at this perception that Irish athletes are somehow all spectacularly well funded.

A lot of people think Jerry Kiernan is mad. Or hard to ignore, but worth the effort, as Con Houlihan liked to say whenever someone drove him ma(...)

 Ireland’sJames Cluskey. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Ireland face Belarus in Minsk in the first round of the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Group II tie this weekend. The nations have met just once before, als(...)