Sean Hahessy

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Annalise Murphy has lost her direct international carding scheme funding of €40,000 and will now be dunded through the Irish Sailing Association  . Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A year and a half before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Rio Olympic silver-medal winning sailor  Annalise Murphy has lost her direct funding from Sport(...)

Dan Martin celebrates after he received the  prize for being the Tour de France’s most combative  rider after the  last stage in Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Getty Images

Six days after taking eighth overall in the Tour de France and winning the most combative rider award, Dan Martin will return to action on Saturday. (...)

Peter Ryan: “I am way more independent and it sounds strange but I am happier in my own skin now.” Photograph: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

In the early days, when the seen world was vanishing on him, Peter Ryan used to have these dreams about hurling that were so super-saturated in realit(...)

World number one Jason Smyth is going for a third-straight paralympics gold medal in the 100-metres. Photograph:

AILBHE KELLY (S8 400 metres freestyle, heats 2.09pm. Final 21.59pm) In her first Paralympics, the Castleknock teenager, who turns 18 during the Paral(...)

Katie-George Dunlevy of Ireland along with her pilot Eve McCrystal during a training session in the Olympic Velodrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

There’s no scope for conversation when hurtling around the Velodrome at Barra Olympic Park. Last Sunday afternoon that was a blessing for Kilkenny’s D(...)

The Irish Paralympic Team at the announcement of the Irish Paralympic Team for the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games at City Hall in Dublin. Photo: Sportsfile

Paralympics Ireland announced a team of 44 athletes across nine disciplines for the Paralympic Games in Rio, which begin with the opening ceremony on (...)

Ireland’s Colin Lynch won a silver medal in the C2 individual pursuit the UCI Paracycling World Championships in Montichiari, Italy on Thursday. Photograph: Getty Images.

Irish riders got their campaign off to a superb start on day one of the 2016 UCI Paracycling World Championships on Thursday, with two medals being s(...)