# jason-smyth - Thursday 21 August, 2014
We’ll Leave it There So: Medal glory for Irish Paralympians, Balotelli Liverpool-bound and all today’s sport
Meanwhile, Martin O’Neill discussed Jack Grealish’s Ireland future as he named a 36-man squad.
“Delighted” Orla Barry takes discus silver on another medal-heavy day for Ireland in Swansea.
How much do you know about one of nature’s most terrifying phenomenons?
# jason-smyth - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
But the kettle on for a hot cup of sports news.
# jason-smyth - Monday 18 August, 2014
“Since the last time I was classified my eyesight has got worse which is never what you want to hear.”
# jason-smyth - Friday 20 December, 2013
What sort of year was it for the Oak Leaf County?
# jason-smyth - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
The double champions in London will be unable to defend their 200 and 800 metre titles respectively.
# jason-smyth - Saturday 27 July, 2013
Ireland now have five medals in total at the event, following the athlete’s triumph in the F57/58 Discus.
# jason-smyth - Thursday 25 July, 2013
A storming run of 10.61 seconds gave the Paralympic Champion 100m Gold.
# jason-smyth - Monday 22 July, 2013
The Irish pair were in blistering form in Lyon.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 21 July, 2013
The Derry sprinter came close to breaking his own PB over 200 metres in Lyon today.
# jason-smyth - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
Despite being one of the London Games’ most outstanding performers, he’s not on the bill for the anniversary event.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 30 December, 2012
The past week and a half in London has been memorable for a number of reasons. Here are some of its defining images.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 23 December, 2012
Aside from GAA, rugby and soccer, here are the athletes and sports journalists we recommend following.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 18 November, 2012
The athlete has been recognised for his standout performance at the Olympics.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 16 September, 2012
This week, Joey Barton gives his thoughts on Hillsborough and Jason Smyth weighs in on the debate over his nationality.
# jason-smyth - Wednesday 12 September, 2012
We’ve crunched through the Paralympics medal table to reveal just how well Ireland really did…
# jason-smyth - Friday 7 September, 2012
The sprinter, along with Mark Rohan and Catherine O’Neill, added to Ireland’s medal haul today.
The Irish athlete recorded a time of 21.05 at the Olympic Stadium tonight.
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Friday.
We also have news of the other Irish athletes in action as the Games’ end comes into sight.
# jason-smyth - Thursday 6 September, 2012
The 100m T13 champion even managed to ease up 20 metres from the line.
# jason-smyth - Monday 3 September, 2012
Derry’s gold medallist has espoused the advantages of training in the US before defending his 200 metre title this week.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 2 September, 2012
Enda Kenny said the athletes had “done their country, family and Team Ireland proud”.
# jason-smyth - Saturday 1 September, 2012
Blink and you’ll miss him.
The Derry sprinter secured his second world record in two days to win his 100m event by more than half a second.
Ahead of his big event tonight, here’s a chance to look back on the Irish athlete’s moment of glory in Beijing.
# jason-smyth - Friday 31 August, 2012
From an Irish perspective, there is also much anticipation surrounding the cycling events taking place today.
# jason-smyth - Thursday 30 August, 2012
We’ve got the Irish athletes who will be tweeting their way through the London Games over the next week and a half.
# jason-smyth - Wednesday 29 August, 2012
Cyclist Cathal Miller will lead the 49 Irish athletes into the Olympic Stadium for tonight’s sold-out opening ceremony.
# jason-smyth - Saturday 25 August, 2012
The Derry sprinter tells his inspiring story ahead of next week’s London Games.
# jason-smyth - Friday 6 July, 2012
This weekend is the last chance saloon for those Irish athletes still hoping to achieve the Olympic “A” Standard.
# jason-smyth - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
Meanwhile, Double Para-Olympian champion Jason Smyth finished seventh in his semi-final this evening.
Derry’s Jason Smyth got his European Championships off to a flying start, securing automatic qualification for the 100m semi-finals.
# jason-smyth - Tuesday 19 June, 2012
Deirdre Ryan and Derval O’Rourke won’t compete in Helsinki in order to focus on their own Olympic preparations.
# jason-smyth - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
The Irish Sports Council today revealed details of a “very significant investment package for our top athletes” ahead of the London 2012 Olympics.
# jason-smyth - Tuesday 18 October, 2011
Irish Olympic and Paralympic athlete Jason Smyth has credited the assistance of his winter training partner, sprinter Tyson Gay, with his rapid improvement in recent seasons.
# jason-smyth - Sunday 28 August, 2011
From Shamrock Rovers’ exploits in Belgrade to the world’s highest-paid footballer, enjoy our look back at the best images from the week in sport.
# jason-smyth - Saturday 27 August, 2011
Here’s everything you need to know about Day One at the IAAF World Championships.
# jason-smyth - Saturday 13 August, 2011
Every week we flick through the best images from the sporting week.
# jason-smyth - Thursday 17 February, 2011
Around €7.8million will be invested in the country’s high-performance athletes ahead of the London Olympics next year.