James Mcauley

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Dundalk Racecourse. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Examination of betting trends, including potential international betting, is part of an “ongoing” investigation into a controversial race run at Dunda(...)

Lenny Harbinson’s Antrim team were too good for Waterford in Saturday’s league clash. File photograph: Inpho

Antrim 2-14 Waterford 0-13 Antrim’s footballers missed out on promotion to Division 3 despite a seven-point win over Waterford at Geraldines GAA, Dun(...)

Dundalk racecourse in Co Louth. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Irish racing’s regulator has said it expects the already long-running saga over the referral of a controversial race at Dundalk in March involving a p(...)

Local children watch the first race from outside Naas Racecourse as racing in Ireland resumes. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Irish racing resumed behind closed doors at Naas on Monday and was widely judged a ‘winner alright’. The first major live sporting action held in Ire(...)

Donegal’s Michael Langan in action against Derry. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Dr McKenna Cup holders Tyrone set up a semi-final date with Down following their narrow victory over Armagh in an Athletic Grounds thriller on Wednesd(...)

 “I’m just delighted I survived. I still can’t believe it. I keep  reminding myself I’m only a whippersnapper. If I glimpse myself in a mirror, it’s like, who’s that?” Paula Meehan,  at her  home in Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan
Paula Meehan: the poet at 60

When Michael D Higgins hosted a cultural evening in the Forbidden City in Beijing on his state visit to China in December, he invited Paula Meehan (...)