Michael Watt

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Nelson Mandela hands the Webb Ellis trophy to Francois Pienaar in 1995. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Twenty-five years ago this Wednesday, rugby union supplied the backdrop to one of the most famous images in history. Nelson Mandela and Francois Piena(...)

The PSNI has confirmed it is assessing whether any criminal offences have been identified following the recall of more than 3,000 neurology patients in Northern Ireland.

The PSNI has confirmed it is assessing whether any criminal offences have been identified following the recall of more than 3,000 neurology patients i(...)

Mitch Darling has played his last game for Ireland after announcing his international retirement. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Mitch Darling has announced his retirement from the men’s international hockey team following a glittering career, highlighted by a European bronze me(...)

Michael Watt had a 10-year career which began against Poland in July 2006. Photograph: Inpho

The retirement of Michael Watt on Wednesday marked the end of the career of one of Ireland’s most successful hockey players. Watt’s 201 caps also des(...)

 Ireland’s Conor Harte will win his 200th cap on Thursday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Thursday will mark a special occasion for Conor Harte when Ireland face Pakistan in Lisburn in the first of three test matches. The Irish defender, (...)

Lisnagarvey’s Jonny Bell will be in action against Pembroke Wanderers in the big clash at Serpentine Avenue. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho

The Irish Senior Cup begins across the provinces with Pembroke Wanderers involved in the weekend’s biggest match at Serpentine Avenue. It is up to (...)

Banbridge’s Eugene Magee: one of several Irish players to test Canada goalkeeper David Carter. Photograph: Inpho.

Ireland should be pleased with their string of results in South Africa, where they have kicked off their Olympic year with a two-week training camp. (...)