Paul O’Connell and Declan Kidney react to win over England

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

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Paul O’Connell and Declan Kidney addressed the media following the thrilling 20-16 win in Twickenham today. Listen to Action81’s audio coverage from the conference.

Paddy Andrews talks about Sigerson success for DCU

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

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DCU captain Paddy Andrews spoke to Cóilín Duffy after his side’s 1-11 to 0-10 Ulster Bank Sigerson Cup final win over UCC in Leixlip this afternoon.
DCU led by 0-6 to 0-3 at half-time, and despite David Goold and Seamus Hayes being influential on the restart for UCC a 40th minute goal from Meath’s Brian Sheridan [...]

Live: England vs Ireland

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

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Welcome to our live blogging coverage the 6 Nations clash between England and Ireland in Twickenham. The hosts are unbeaten while reigning champions Ireland need a win to keep their title hopes alive.

Our coverage updates after every incident of note and we’ll have regular analysis throughout the game.
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Normal clock 17.52: That’s it for our [...]

6 Nations shows up Heineken groups

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

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The 6 Nations has thrown up a good few surprises so far: England beating Wales, Italy getting within a score of England and Scotland needing a dose of hara kiri to lose to Wales. France nearly blew a win yesterday against Wales but maybe that shouldn’t be so much of a surprise!
It’s all been in [...]

Kidney, BOD and John Hayes discuss Ireland team and Hayes at 100

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

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Ireland head coach Declan Kidney and captain Brian O’Driscoll were joined by John Hayes at the announcement on Tuesday of the Ireland team to face England in Twickenham. We have full audio from the top table where the team was announced and all three discussed Hayes hitting the 100 cap mark.

Cork’s death and resurrection will impact almost the whole league

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

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Cork City’s failure in a last ditch effort to survive a winding up order and the FAI’s subsequent decision to accept an application from fans’ group FORAS to create a new entity in the First Division has done more than simply make me need to re-think this article.
For the Premier Division it likely takes the [...]

WWFO: An unlikely 7-10 split

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

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We’re not too convinced this guy meant to make the shot like this but it’s still quite the rarity so take a look.

The career within the fight

Sunday, February 21st, 2010

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The announcement of Bernard Dunne’s retirement on Friday came as only a mild surprise. Followers of the former WBA champion knew he could still earn well at a high level but that his best days were probably behind him. With this in mind the Dubliner’s decision seems wise and indicative of a man who showed [...]

Live: Ole Miss vs Florida

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

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Welcome to our coverage of the SEC Basketball clash between the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) and the University of Florida. For the the hosts this is a must-win game if they are to salvage their shot at an at-large bid in the NCAA tournament while Florida knows a road win will go a long [...]

Tight pack of seven fight for the scraps in 2010 League of Ireland

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

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There are two certainties in the 2010 League of Ireland season. Galway will be in the automatic relegation spot come season’s end*, while the title will go to either Bohemians or Shamrock Rovers. The other seven slots could really go anyway and that is where matters will get rather interesting.
*Galway will finish bottom of the [...]