Saturday 12 April, 2014
Tom Farquharson emigrated to Wales after being arrested for IRA involvement in the early 1920s. He was a cup winner six years later.
Sunday 6 April, 2014
Meanwhile in Canberra, Auckland Blues’ Jerome Kaino cheered himself up by meeting an Aussie legend.
Brett Pittman’s cameo effectively ended QPR’s hopes of automatic promotion.
Aresene Wenger will tell you his side are still in the hunt for top spot but, to Sky Sports, this was the race for fourth place.
Police in the English city have set up roadblocks to prevent some 5,000 rogue runners from completing a rogue race.
The Irish and English rugby legends meet in a last-man-standing clash at Stade Felix Mayol this afternoon.
The two-time European cross country champion is hoping to win the Great Ireland Run at The Phoenix Park today.
The Kildare athlete will defend his Spar Great Ireland Run title at the Phoenix Park this afternoon.
Saturday 5 April, 2014
French referee Jerome Garces will not be welcome back at Ravenhill any time soon.
George Boyd returned from spitting ban to claim all three points for Hull, which West Brom and Crystal Palace also won.
The New Zealand fullback was given his marching orders after taking out opposite number Andy Goode.
The unbeaten run at Stade Marcel Michelin is now up to 75 matches.
Rob Penney’s men scored after only four minutes and never let up for a moment despite losing captain Peter O’Mahony to injury.
The Stade Francais man started at fullback in his side’s home loss to Conor O’Shea’s men.
The Limerick native got the home crowd roaring at Thomond Park.
Joey Barton opened his Twitter gob again and the hurlers of Cork and Tipperary served up a treat.
Friday 4 April, 2014
The Kingdom are hoping to win four games in a row after their slip-up against Mayo in early March.
The trio were at St Brigid’s in Castleknock this afternoon to promote the Spar Great Ireland Run.
Sonia O’Sullivan: ‘People are out there killing themselves and not getting any acknowledgement for it’
The former world champion and Olympic silver medallist feels Ireland’s athletes could do with more support.
Gordon D’Arcy knows his Leinster bro more than his Leinster bro knows about him.
The former Leinster and Ireland U20 lock is hoping to make the Sarries squad to compete in the Heineken Cup quarter final.
Thursday 3 April, 2014
Let’s not get too excited here but, just in case, book up O’Connell Street for a homecoming parade.
The Scottish captain has vast experience of playing in front of fired up Ireland supporters.
The French winger believes his team are hitting form at the right time.
Nothing was harmed, bar one man’s pride.
There are two gigantic, French obstacles in place that may well scupper any hopes of a rematch of the 2006 and 2009 clashes.
The Irish defender has played 37 games for the Championship side this season.
The Sports Minister was speaking about the 2023 competition on Off The Ball.
Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Baseball big-hitter David Ortiz grabbed POTUS in for a quick selfie.
The Dubliner believes the bi-annual golfathon between Europe and the USA would be poorer for Woods’ absence.
The North London club made an enquiry to buy Upton Park but it was rejected.
We are not sure if Ruan Pienaar is being tackled or is sporting the sprawled monkey hairstyle.
The incident occurred a week after the Waratahs chief broke a glass pane during an away defeat to the Brumbies.
Pat McGrath of Waterford, Kilkenny’s Noel Skehan and former Sligo footballer Michael Kearins are the others honoured.
The transfer window signing from Everton was out of his depth at Old Trafford last night.
Spokesperson Sean Potts is pleased that international coverage of GAA is set to increase but notes it is ‘regrettable’ that TV3 lost out on broadcasting rights.
The poor lad didn’t even see it coming.
Monday 31 March, 2014
The out-half played from start to finish in the Blues’ top-of-the-table triumph over Munster.
Sunday 30 March, 2014
The American dropped the ball under the posts to deny what would have been a superb club rugby score.
The man who replaced Brian O’Driscoll in the third Lions Test put Scarlets ahead after just three minutes.