Mick Desmond

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Members of Wimbledon Park golf course have accepted a €72m offer from the All England Club to buy their 73 acres. Photograph: Bob Martin/AFP/Getty

Wimbledon’s ambitions of trebling its space for the high point of the tennis summer came down to old-fashioned pragmatism and money on Wednesday night(...)

Sam McKeown, who took gold as part of the Queen’s quadruple at Nottingham.

Queen’s University, Belfast, continued their fine run in the BUCS Regatta on Monday, the final day of the event at Nottingham. The men’s Championship (...)

Irish rowers won three bronze medals at the European Universities Rowing Championships. Photograph: Inpho

Single sculler Sam McKeown and the lightweight men’s double of Miles Taylor and Chris Beck won bronze medals at the European Universities Rowing Champ(...)

Queen’s University took 11 medals from 13 events at the three-day British University Regatta at Nottingham. Three of the crews took gold: the beginner(...)

Paul and Gary O’Donovan in action at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championships. Photograph: Stephen Kiely/Just look at the lens Photography

For the throng of youthful spectators it was all about the O’Donovan brothers. Records were set at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championships - the entry a(...)