May 1st, 2017

Rugby

Tributes to Anthony Foley at Thomond Park last night

Anthony Foley's family speak of 'bottomless anguish'


Anthony Foley during a press event earlier this year

Books of condolence for Anthony Foley open around the country


Foley and O'Gara chat after a Munster training session in December last year

Ronan O'Gara pays emotional tribute to Anthony Foley

Irish rugby player Ronan O'Gara said he is "heartbroken" at the tragic passing of Munster rugby coach Anthony Foley.


O'Connell had a Lions tour to forget in 2005

Video - Paul O'Connell's tale of smoking, sore gums and break up


Isa Nacewa crosses for his first try of the game

Leinster see off lacklustre Munster


Connacht emerge victorious in thriller against Ulster

They were slow getting going but there was nothing sluggish about Connacht tonight as they celebrated their second win over Ulster in 21 attempts, and picked up a bonus point to boot in a 30-25 victory


Could rugby's greatest tournament come to Ireland?

Ireland in the mix to host 2023 rugby World Cup


Connacht beat Leinster in this year's Pro12 final, earning a Champions Cup spot along the way

Leinster avoid big guns in Champions Cup while Munster meet O'Gara


Luke Fitzgerald

Luke Fitzgerald retires from professional rugby at 28

The 28-year old Leinster wing missed Ireland's tour to South Africa with a knee injury picked up in the Pro12 final loss to Connacht, having missed the Six Nations due to a medial knee ligament problem