Christian Coleman: ‘I want people to think of me as one of the legends, one of the great sprinters who have come through the USA ranks.’  Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

World 100 metres champion Christian Coleman, who served an 18-month ban for breaching anti-doping whereabouts rules, plans to race for the first time (...)

PSG’s Neymar walks off after seeing  red  during the league game against Marseille at the Parc de Princes in Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Getty

Paris Saint-Germain have thrown their support behind Neymar after the Brazil forward reported being a target of a racist slur during the French champi(...)

 France’s Remy Grosso: suffered two facial fractures during the first Test against New Zealand at Eden Park. Photograph: Ross Setford/Reuters

The injury suffered by France’s Remy Grosso continued to overshadow the build-up to the second Test against the All Blacks with the winger suggesting (...)

Australia’s flanker David Pocock  knocks-on as he attempts to score a try against England at Twickenham. Photograph: Getty Images

Australia coach Michael Cheika will be looking for improvement from the Wallabies next year after losing nine of 15 tests in 2016 but they will have (...)

Members of the choir leading the procession at the annual Remembrance Service in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, today. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

It was now possible for people of all persuasions throughout the island to acknowledge the courage, bravery and sacrifice of the Irish who fought a(...)