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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Frustration

This year
Lewis Hamilton and George Russell vent anger on radio after collision in Qatar
Max Verstappen raced to his 14th win from the 17 rounds so far.
Ireland's ODI with England abandoned due to rain
Joe Root’s hopes of a final World Cup warm-up were ruined.
After spending more than €1 billion, Chelsea's woes mount
The Blues have splashed out since the Todd Boelhy era began in May 2022 but could find no way past Bournemouth.
Mixed fortunes for Irish stars in tight Championship affair
Bristol City’s Mark Sykes regsitered an assist while Hull’s Aaron Connolly could not continue an impressive recent goalscoring run.
Disappointment for Ireland as India seal T20 win
Ruturaj Gaikwad’s 58 and Rinku Singh’s explosive debut cameo eased the tourists to a 33-run victory in Dublin.
Ireland U20s suffer heartbreaking loss to France in World Cup final
Richie Murphy’s side were well beaten in the tournament’s climactic game.
Ireland U20s suffer heartbreaking loss to France in World Cup final
Richie Murphy’s side were well beaten in the tournament’s climactic game.
16-year-old Wimbledon starlet unrepentant over handshake controversy
Mirra Andreeva will continue to work on her attitude after being given a point penalty for throwing her racket during a fourth-round loss to Madison Keys.
England chasing 251 to keep Ashes hopes alive after rain-delayed third day
Australia were 116-4 in their second innings, a lead of 142 runs, as they looked to go 3-0 up in the five-match series.
Armagh boss McGeeney hits out at time-keeping after penalty shootout heartbreak
A dramatic encounter saw the Farney return to the All-Ireland semi-finals for the first time since 2018.
Harrington loses playoff to Stricker at Senior PGA
The 51-year-old Dubliner went into the final day top of the leaderboard.
'We destroyed the hopes of a city' - Dortmund left reeling after title disaster
They needed to beat mid-table Mainz at home to break the decades-long Bavarian stranglehold on the title.
Glenn Ryan: 'It's meant to be a neutral venue, they say. It's not'
The Kildare boss cut a frustrated figure after his side’s Leinster semi-final defeat to Dublin.
'The grass is high, the usual tricks' - off-form Barcelona drop more points
Champions Madrid beat Cadiz on Saturday to cut back the Catalan side’s lead.
'I think we need look into the dark arts of football. Where is the sportsmanship?'
Brentford manager Thomas Frank has called for action following his side’s defeat to Newcastle yesterday.
Andy Friend laments second-half collapse after Connacht make tame exit
The Irish side bowed out with a disappointing 41-19 loss away to Benetton Rugby.
Rory McIlroy falls agonisingly short at Arnold Palmer Invitational
Kurt Kitayama kept his cool in a nerve-shredding final round to clinch the first PGA Tour victory of his much-traveled career.
'One of our worst days', says Wolff, Hamilton bemoans Mercedes lack of speed
It was a race dominated by the triumphant Red Bull team, who were first and second with double champion Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez
'Not good enough' - Anger as WSL games abandoned and postponed
Chelsea-Liverpool was among the matches impacted by the weather.
Vera Pauw again hits out at decision to hand Phil Neville England job in 2018
Neville landed the role ahead of Pauw and a number of other females in 2018.
Last year
Former Chelsea star on target as Barcelona drop points in heated Catalan derby
A goal by Marcos Alonso was not enough for Xavi’s men to prevail against Espanyol.
Reece James faces second spell on the sidelines following knee injury setback
Chelsea’s England international had returned to action on Tuesday having missed the World Cup with the problem.
Eddie Jones’ sacking 'unbelievably disappointing'
The Australian lost his job after overseeing England’s worst year of results since 2008.
Maskless World Cup scenes spark anger in China
Driven by the fast-spreading Omicron variant, daily cases in the country hit 29,157 on Wednesday.
Rangers make unwanted Champions League history
The Scottish side were beaten 3-1 by Ajax.
Despair for Diego Simeone as miserable Atletico dumped out of Europe
Meanwhile, the win saw Porto seal top spot in their group.
Shamrock Rovers' European dream ends as Molde prevail in Tallaght
It was Stephen Bradley’s men’s first home loss in Europe this season.
Pauw open to Aviva Stadium friendly as part of World Cup preparation
With Tallaght Stadium set to go under construction, the Irish team will have to play elsewhere.
'He wants to play and he’s p***** off when he’s not playing' - Ten Hag on Ronaldo
The forward was left on the bench for Manchester United’s humiliating derby defeat to City.
VAR 'not quick enough' with making decisions - Henry
The World Cup winner is not against the technology, but is concerned by the speed of the reviews.
Man-of-the-match Molumby rues another Irish near miss
Scotland earned a hard-fought victory over the Boys in Green at Hampden Park.
'Easy to do that when you're 2-0 down' - Gaffney laments Hoops' poor start
The striker suggested Rovers’ improved second-half display was partially a result of their opponents taking their foot off the pedal.
More away-day blues for Shamrock Rovers amid defeat in Belgium
Gent showed their class on a disappointing night for Stephen Bradley’s men.
Wayne Rooney says playoff bid 'gone' after 6-0 United loss
The Manchester United and England national team legend returned to his former MLS club aiming for a revival .
I was mad at myself – Anthony Joshua explains erratic behaviour after defeat
The 6ft 6ins Briton scented victory when he had his opponent hanging on in the ninth round.
Late drama as 9-man Rangers' perfect start ends
Josh Campbell scored a stunning stoppage-time equaliser as Hibernian secured a point.
Frustration for Damien Duff as former players come back to haunt Shelbourne
Drogheda ended the Tolka Park outfit’s three-match winning streak.
Steven Gerrard bemoans ‘glaringly obvious’ Aston Villa errors
Jefferson Lerma and Kieffer Moore earned Bournemouth a deserved victory at the Vitality Stadium.
Former USA superstar's Irish debut ends in disappointment as Shelbourne stunned by Sligo
Sligo secured a surprise 3-2 win over Noel King’s side.
Ireland suffer defeat in World Cup opener
Sean Dancer’s side were beaten by a Netherlands team ranked number one in the world.