Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Called Off

All time
# Called Off
Racing cancelled at Punchestown after heavy snowfall
It is the latest sporting event to be cancelled in the past few days.
# Called Off
Today's racing at Punchestown cancelled due to 'safety concerns' amid storm
The entire country is under a Status Orange alert as Storm Brendan hits.
# Chaos
England v France and New Zealand v Italy games called off at the World Cup
Meanwhile, it’s still uncertain if Japan’s clash with Scotland in Pool A will go ahead.
# greystones
Harris says protest outside his family home was 'plain and simple intimidation'
A group of protesters gathered outside Harris’ home in Co Wicklow yesterday afternoon.
# Called Off
Security worries in France mean 4 games in Ligue 1 this weekend have now been postponed
Authorities are expecting more anti-government demonstrations this weekend.
# Called Off
Clash between Henry and Vieira postponed amid ongoing security concerns in France
Monaco against Nice is one of four matches that won’t take place this weekend.
# Called Off
'I'm not an electrician' - Eddie Gormley's patience was wearing thin after floodlight failure last night
The SSE Airtricity League First Division game between Cabinteely and Athlone Town was abandoned when the lights went out in the second half.
# Called Off
Four games postponed in SSE Airtricity League and EA Sports Cup following bad weather
The Premier Division clash between Bray Wanderers and Waterford is one of the ties affected by the postponements.
# Rescheduled
A number of today's Allianz National League games have been called off due to heavy snowfall
Snowfall on this morning saw a number of games across the Allianz National Football and Hurling Leagues postponed, as well as both camogie finals in Croke Park.
# snowed out
All of Saturday's Premier League games to go ahead but six Championship matches called off
Seven games in the Premier League will go ahead but there have been a number of postponements elsewhere.
# Called Off
Postponements continue for League of Ireland clubs as EA Sports Cup fixtures rescheduled
All games in the opening round of the 2018 EA Sports Cup have been moved forward due to severe weather conditions across the country.
# Called Off
A number of today's Allianz Football League fixtures have been postponed
Games have been called off up and down the country due to poor weather conditions on Sunday morning.
# Called Off
Heavy rain sees 4 All-Ireland club semi-finals and O'Byrne Cup final postponed
Some camogie league fixtures have also been victims of the weather.
# Called Off
The three remaining Irish Rail strikes have been suspended
Unions have suspended the strikes while they ballot members on Labour Court recommendations.
# Called Off
Champions League tie postponed after explosions near Dortmund team bus injure player
The German club were due to play Monaco in a quarter-final first leg tonight.
# dark night
Floodlight failure sees Derry-Limerick Buncrana clash abandoned after just 24 minutes
The score was 1-1 when the game was brought to a halt.
# weight issue
Huge blow for UFC 209 as Khabib is hospitalised and Ferguson bout is cancelled
It’s the third time a fight between the pair has been called off.
# Called Off
Leinster hurling game abandoned after head injury to Wexford school player
The Good Counsel player was treated at the game but has not suffered a serious injury.
# scrapped
Heartbreak for Seery as farewell UFC bout suffers late cancellation
The Dubliner’s opponent Ian McCall has pulled out citing illness.
# Garda
'Skeletal service': These garda units will work tomorrow as most rank-and-file members go on strike
This is the emergency cover which the GRA wants its members to provide.
# Postponed
Man City's Champions League game rescheduled for Wednesday due to 'adverse weather'
Torrential rain at the Etihad Stadium put paid to the Group C match with Borussia Monchengladbach.
# Breakthrough
Luas strike scheduled for this weekend called off
Trade union Siptu has cancelled the 48-hour work stoppage.
# Called Off
A huge drug company merger deal has been cancelled
New US tax rules were introduced on Monday which may have made the deal more unfavourable.
# Called Off
Luas strike on 8 March cancelled - but not Easter stoppages
They will meet at the Workplace Relations Commission.
# Called Off
Two of Sunday's Munster GAA games have already fallen foul of the weather
The pitches at Carriganore and An Rinn have been left unplayable.
# Called Off
Racing in Limerick cancelled as weather wreaks havoc with Christmas schedule
Today’s events at Leopardstown are set to go ahead as planned, however.
# Called Off
Unplayable pitch sees Austin Stacks' relegation play-off postponed
Clash against Laune Rangers has been rescheduled for tomorrow.
# Cancelled
Belgium-Spain friendly called off amid security concerns
The pair had been due to meet in Brussels this evening.
# keeping an eye
MH370 latest: Réunion calls off search for wreckage - but will stay 'vigilant'
A wing part was found two weeks ago.
# Reek Sunday
Hundreds ignore warning not to climb Croagh Patrick, ten get hypothermia
Between 15,000 and 20,000 people were expected to climb what’s regarded as the country’s holiest mountain this weekend.
# Cork
Council meeting called off AGAIN as protester refuses to leave chamber
The People’s Convention are in a row with the council over posters. One member of the group wouldn’t leave this evening, and the meeting was cancelled.
# Called Off
Gardaí called to Cork City Council after water protesters storm meeting
The protesters entered the chamber, resulting in tonight’s meeting being suspended.
# Lights out
Shelbourne apologise to fans after floodlight failure at Tolka Park
The FAI Cup third round replay with St Pat’s has been rescheduled for next Monday.
# and the thunder rolls
Garth Brooks: 'For us, it is five shows or none at all'
Earlier today, Dublin City Council gave permission for just three of the five scheduled Garth Brooks concerts in Croke Park.
# France
French air traffic controllers end their strike after two days
The strike was due to run until the weekend, but was cancelled after marathon talks between unions and the government.
# Called Off
Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA
General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.
# Search
Police call off search for Polish man who was swept into the sea
The man went missing in September during turbulent weather conditions. Members of the public came out in force to assist with the search.
# Postponed
Tonight's Dublin-UCD Walsh Cup match called off due to bad weather
A decision on Saturday night’s O’Byrne Cup final between Dublin and Kildare will be made tomorrow.
# phwoar
Your seriously unglamorous rugby pic of the day
The conditions for tonight’s game between Connacht and Biarritz aren’t ideal, to put it mildly.
# hasta la vista
Andalucía Masters cancelled due to Spanish economic woes
George O’Grady of the European Tour has laid the blame at the door of the region’s government.