Jason Leonard

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Corofin’s Gary Sice scores a goal during the AIB  All-Ireland Senior Club Championship semi-final at Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Corofin 2-13 Gaoth Dobhair 1-12 Corofin will defend their All-Ireland crown at Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day after they saw off Gaoth Dobhair at Pái(...)

Corofin’s Jason Leonard scores one of his two goals  in the Connacht Club SFC semi-final against Clann na nGael at Dr Hyde Park. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Corofin (Galway) 4-22 Clann na nGael (Roscommon) 0-7 Corofin ran riot against Clann na nGael, running out 27-point winners in a ridiculously one-side(...)

Corofin (Galway) 1-6 Moorefield (Kildare) 0-6 Galway champions Corofin advanced to the AIB All-Ireland club football showdown against either Slaught(...)

Daithí Burke’s goal in extra-time helped Corofin see off St Brigid’s in the Connacht club semi-final in   Tuam. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Corofin (Galway) 2-15 St Brigid’s (Roscommon) 1-14 Corofin qualified for their fourth Connacht SFC club final in a row when All-Star hurling full bac(...)

Stuart Lancaster has stepped down as England head coach after the side’s disastrous Rugby World Cup campaign. Photo: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Stuart Lancaster has paid the price for England’s dismal World Cup campaign by stepping down as head coach. Lancaster, whose side became the first hos(...)

New Zealand’s team celebrates with the Webb Ellis trophy after winning the Rugby World Cup Final against Australia at Twickenham. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

The 2015 Rugby World Cup won by New Zealand was hailed by organisers on Sunday as the biggest, best and most competitive yet. The All Blacks’ 34-17 fi(...)

“We’re obviously aware of what’s at stake. You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to work it out,” says England coach Stuart Lancaster of his side’s World Cup clash with Australia. Henry Browne/Reuters

Stuart Lancaster and Chris Robshaw were explaining on Thursday how players remove themselves from what could otherwise become a suffocating world of(...)

The New Zealand All Blacks during a gym session at Lensbury ahead of their World Cup opener. Photograph: Phil Walter/Getty Images

The New Zealand 23-man match squad contains 11 players who will take part in their first Rugby World Cup match when the reigning champions take to the(...)

 Tom Grace is the new Chairman of the Lions Board. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The British & Irish Lions today announced the appointment of Tom Grace as the new chairman of the Lions Board. He succeeds Gerald Davies who had o(...)