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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# 2023

This year
Farrell's Ireland get Six Nations tilt rolling with bonus-point win in Cardiff
The visitors played some stunning rugby in the first half but had a wobble after the break.
Poll: Are you over January?
A time for new beginnings? Or a month that you’ll be glad to see the back of?
Poll: Are you sticking to your New Year's resolutions?
The cold weather may have deterred those who vowed to get out and about in the evenings.
Inter-pros launch a momentous year for Irish women's rugby
With the Celtic Cup, Six Nations, and WXV all ahead, 2023 will be busy.
Last year
Barbie, Babylon and the bomb: Here are the films to watch out for in 2023
If you’re sick of Christmas films, here are a few releases to get excited about.
Larry Donnelly: Ten more movies to watch at Christmas
In our columnist’s humble opinion, these films are perfect to watch in the halcyon days sandwiched between Christmas and New Year’s.
Latvia confirmed as Ireland's first opponents of 2023
The game will serve as important preparation for Stephen Kenny’s men’s European Championship qualification campaign.
Ireland drawn against Australia, Canada and Nigeria in 2023 World Cup group
The draw took place in Auckland this morning.
Who are the main contenders to Meath's throne in 2023?
We assess the lie of the ladies football landscape next season.
Zach Johnson appointed US Ryder Cup captain
The two-time major winner succeeds Steve Stricker for the 2023 matches in Italy.
All time
Ulster confirm new deals for Baloucoune, Marshall, Sexton and O'Connor
The 23-year-old is currently sidelined with a hamstring issue but previously trained with Ireland.
'Do I think I can get to the World Cup? I think I can' - Sexton keen to push on
The out-half will be 37 when the tournament in France rolls around.
Daly commits to new three-year deal with relegated Saracens
The fullback joins Jamie George, Sean Maitland and Mako Vunipola in staying with the club sanctioned for salary cap breaches.
All Black Barrett signs new deal through to the next World Cup
The Crusaders lock made his New Zealand debut against Ireland back in 2016.
IRFU confirm new Bundee Aki deal to keep him with Connacht until 2023
The 29-year-old has penned a new deal with the union.
'What it will show is that organisations like ours can work together in a post-Brexit world'
John Delaney has said GAA stadiums could be used as part of the 2023 Euros bid.
Opening date for proposed 6,000-seater Dalymount Park pushed back to 2023
Bohemians and Shelbourne will play in Tolka Park in 2021 and 2022 before sharing Dalymount Park together.
Working group in place as Ireland’s Rugby World Cup bid takes next step
Ministers Varadkar and Ring met with their Northern Irish counterparts in Armagh to discuss the latest plans.
GAA stadium improvements for RWC would need government funding
Director General, Páraic Duffy, says six of the organisation’s grounds are likely to be used in the bid.
What Ulster stadiums could be considered as a RWC 2023 venue?
Fiji are gonna freak when they see Breffni Park.
Cabinet approves plans to progress support for Irish bid to host Rugby World Cup
Some estimates claim that Ireland could benefit economically to the tune of €800 million if it hosts the Rugby World Cup in 2023.
Varadkar 'very confident' Ireland will bid for Rugby World Cup
Minister for Sport Leo Varadkar says Ireland are interested in hosting the 2023 version of the tournament.
Doomsday is when, again? The world will end in 2012, 2023, 2026…
…Take your pick of apocalyptic deadlines as prophesied and theorised by various groups, clerics and writers.