Live: Australian Open Men’s Final

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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Welcome to our coverage of the Australian Open Men’s Final between top seed Roger Federer and Andy Murray.
Our in-match coverage will update after every incident of note and we’ll have regular analysis throughout the game. The most recent postings will appear at the top of the page.
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11.24: Having essentially been in cruise control for the [...]

Live: West Virginia vs Louisville

Saturday, January 30th, 2010

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Welcome to our coverage of the Big East Basketball clash between the West Virginia Mountaineers and the Louisville Cardinals. The ninth ranked Mountaineers will be looking for their fourth win in a row tonight while Louisville travels to Morgantown in need of a big scalp. A loss would severely hinder the Cardinals hopes of making [...]

WWFO: Stopping a puck with your face (with a helmet on)

Friday, January 29th, 2010

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Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devil’s gave the Wall Street Journal a helmet-cam view of what it’s like to stop an ice-hockey slapshot with the aforementioned helmet.

New Formula 1 season starts to take shape

Friday, January 29th, 2010

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There is just over a month to go to the start of the new Formula 1 season and the leading teams are starting unveil their new cars. McLaren, Ferrari, Red Bull and Mercedes (last year’s title winning Brawn team) are expected to contest the drivers’ and constructors’ titles and the first two held their car [...]

WWFO: Polar Bear Flying a Jet Fighter

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

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Really after that headline do I need to say more than that.

The GAA has entered the Weddings business

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

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GAA fans will now be able to marry their love of the game with the love of their life, as the association has launched its new Weddings@Croke Park packages.
Sports mad brides and grooms will have the opportunity to host their special day in the hallowed ground. A number of different wedding packages on offer, ranging [...]

Another weekend of double live-blog action

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

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We’ll be offering two more live blogs this weekend but you’ll have to get up early for one of them. On Saturday from 5pm (Irish time) we will have College Basketball action as Louisville takes on West Virginia. The Mountaineers haven’t looked this strong in years . They take  on a Louisville side, last year’s [...]

Brees aims high & other observations from NFL Conference Championship weekend

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

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Drew Brees is going to the Superbowl: In case you missed it the New Orleans Saints, led by the supposedly short Dree Brees, beat the Minnesota Vikings in overtime on Sunday. I say this because yet again all the hullabaloo has been about how Brett Favre threw the game away with one needless interception. This [...]

WWFO: Peyton Manning loses it

Monday, January 25th, 2010

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While he may have been the coolest cat on the field last night against the Jets, Peyton Manning occasionally needs to let off some steam. Here’s a classic clip of the Colts QB losing the head during their previous Superbowl season.

You could give a team-talk to the Irish Rugby team

Monday, January 25th, 2010

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A competition has been launched that gives fans the chance to record a team-talk that will be played for the Irish Rugby team ahead of one of their upcoming 6 Nations matches.
O2 is running the contest as part of its Be the Difference campaign. To enter supporters must record a video with their words of [...]