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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# In focus

Last year
'It's a fantastic time to be alive, and to be a Shamrock Rovers fan'
The42 speaks to fans, players and management as an historic season nears an end in the club’s storied history.
All time
Susan Wood's snapshots of Ireland: 'I love photographing the clutter of people’s real lives'
US photographer Susan Wood has been capturing Irish life for the last 50 years.
From the Hill to the hospital: 25 pictures that capture Dublin's brilliant Gaelic football year
There was no shortage of highlights for the Boys in Blue in 2016.
It's Sunday so here are 10 of the best sports photos from the past week
Feast your eyes on these beauties.
20 of the best pics from Cork marathon and women's mini marathon in Dublin
There were major events in Ireland’s two biggest cities today.
13 pictures which capture the weekend's action in Croke Park
The Allianz Football Leagues finished up this weekend to kick off some special celebrations in the capital.
The best of the weekend's GAA action captured in 10 pictures
It was a busy few days across the country.
Here's how one GAA club is promoting health and mental wellbeing
18 clubs, including Castleblayney Faughs, currently participate in the GAA Healthy Club Project.
American football captures Dublin's imagination at Croke Park Classic
Check out all the best photographs from an entertaining afternoon of football at GAA HQ.
It’s Sunday so here are some of our favourite sporting images from the past week
Including racing at Leopardstown, RaboDirect Pro12 action and the Premier League.
It's Sunday, so here are 10 of the best sporting images of the week
Featuring the turbulent emotions of Lansdowne Road, turkey, Rory and more.
Chin up! Here are 15 of our favourite images from the sporting week
Now with added half-game suspensions.
Conor Deegan’s key All-Ireland final duel
Ahead of today’s All-Ireland final,’s Gaelic Football analyst pinpoints the key match-up that he feels could decide the meeting of Donegal and Mayo.
Daithi Regan’s Key Duel: The midfield battle of Galway and Kilkenny
Ahead of today’s All-Ireland final,’s hurling analyst looks at one of the key match-up’s that could decide the meeting of Galway and Kilkenny.
Conor Deegan's Key Duel: Alan Dillon v the Dublin defence
Ahead of Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final,’s Gaelic Football analyst looks at one of the key match-up’s that could decide the meeting of Dublin and Mayo.
6 countries where global food crisis is taking terrible toll
There has been an up to 50 per cent increase in the price of staple crops since June alone – these are just some places which are being hit the hardest.
Under The Spotlight: Luke O'Farrell (Cork)
The Midleton player is starting to make his mark on the senior inter-county game after displaying huge promise in the underage ranks.
It’s Sunday so here’s 11 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
Mud, bare chests and Paulie. Here’s how the week looked through a lens.
FA reiterates technology stance in wake of Wembley controversy
Referee Martin Atkinson ruled that Juan Mata’s strike had crossed the line during Chelsea’s cup defeat of Spurs.
In video: This camera ball will change the way we watch sport
So they’ve put a load of cameras INSIDE a ball now. Strap in for the Munster final.
The Happy Camper: it's all downhill to Dunedin from here
“Tosh’s catchphrase for the week has been “schnappy schnappy” as every time a scenic vista presents itself he is compelled to take a photo of it. The words echo around the cabin as often as the steering is turned.”
In pictures: Ireland get the job done against Russia
Declan Kidney’s men took care of business in Rotorua. Here’s how it developed.
Is this picture of Stuart Downing and Andy Carroll fake? Aston Villa say so...
Judge for yourself; Villa Park winger apparently shown in photograph with Anfield striker Carroll… holding a Liverpool scarf.