Annalise Murphy: she would  carry the added expectation of having to better or equal her result from Rio. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

With less than six months remaining to the Tokyo Olympics, the shape of Ireland Sailing’s squad is likely to come down to the wire over the coming 12 (...)

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy returns to shore after her race was called off. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Annalise Murphy’s final race in the laser radial class off Flamengo Beach was postponed on Monday due to lack of wind earlier in the day and then fina(...)

Annalise Murphy’s medal race in the Laser radial class gets underway at 5.05pm. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

What does the Medal Race final involve? This is a single race that counts for double points. Only the 10 best sailors in Annalise Murphy’s original(...)

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy at the beginning of race two in the women’s Laser Radial Class in Rio. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

After years of speculation, both Annalise Murphy and Rio answered questions about their respective abilities for their Olympic regatta challenges. Bo(...)

Evi Van Acker of Belgium who will compete in Dublin Bay this weekend.

As two world championships conclude on Irish waters this weekend, a third European and world championship begins on Dublin Bay tomorrow bringing with (...)

Annalise Murphy: Two days of light winds in Hyeres exposed weaknesses in her sailing. Photograph: WIlliam West/AFP/GettyImages.

In spite of winning four straight silver fleet races, Annalise Murphy failed to qualify for the gold fleet at the ISAF World Cup in France this(...)