Wesley prop  Sam Illo is tackled during the Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup first-round game against  Clongowes Wood  at Donnybrook. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Clongowes Wood College 20 Wesley College 7 It took the opportunism of John Maher to guide Clongowes Wood into the Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter(...)

Regency Hotel: crime-scene tape at the hotel in 2016; it is now the Bonnington. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

On February 5th, 2016, at least four gunmen burst into the Regency Hotel in Drumcondra in Dublin, where a weigh-in for a WBO lightweight boxing match (...)

Jamie Kavanagh punches Andres Navarro during their junior welterweight fight at House of Blues Boston on March 17th, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph:  Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Professional boxer Jamie Kavanagh has been refused bail after he was charged over street brawl following his father’s funeral in Dublin last year. The(...)

Ireland’s John Joe Nevin in action on his professional debut against Puerto Rico’s  Albert Candalaria at the  House of Blues in  Boston on St Patrick’s Day. Photograph:   Emily Harney/Inpho

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin claimed a unanimous decision in his debut as a professional as he beat Puerto Rico’s Alberto Candelaria(...)