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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# looking good

This year
Will Jordan dazzles as All Blacks romp to 35-20 home win over South Africa
New Zealand got off to a flying start to lead 20-3 at half-time in Auckland.
'We're in a better place than we were last year' - Jamison Gibson-Park
The Leinster scrum-half reflects on the province’s impressive defeat of Toulouse.
Last year
‘It’s gone well so far’ – De Bromhead counting down to Honeysuckle’s Cheltenham defence
Minella Indo and A Plus Tard ‘both in great form’.
Elliott thrilled as Cheltenham big guns gallop at Leopardstown
Gordon Elliott’s big Cheltenham Gold Cup hope Galvin was put through his paces by Davy Russell after racing at Leopardstown today.
Freewheelin Dylan on the road to Aintree
Irish National hero has ‘ideal’ Grand National weight.
All time
Ireland keep Olympic dream alive at Monaco Sevens repechage
Ireland picked up three wins from three on Saturday.
Brighton set for survival after Leeds win
Pascal Gross and Danny Welbeck hit the net for Brighton.
Cullen can smile about 'tough period' as Leinster look to extend perfect start to season
The province are expected to make it 11 wins in a row when they take on Northampton Saints at the Aviva Stadium.
Narcissism can be good for you, new research has found
Researches at Queen’s University Belfast have said that grandiose narcissism increased mental toughness, which can offset symptoms of depression.
Huget heroics give France pre-World Cup boost
Italy captain Sergio Parisse made his 140th international appearance as his side were outclassed.
Watch: Thomas Barr beats his season's best time to strengthen medal hopes for European Championships
The Waterford man ran the 400m hurdles in under 49 seconds.
No end in sight for the dry, hot weather
It’ll hit 27 degrees again today.
Neymar, Coutinho and Jesus secure win as World Cup favourites Brazil head for Russia
The Selecao put three unanswered goals past Austria at the Ernst-Happel-Stadium this evening.
Higuain the hero as imperious Juventus put one foot in Champions League final
The Argentine international’s two goals made the difference on the night.
One down, five to go as Chelsea close in on Premier League title
The Blues comfortably overcame Southampton at Stamford Bridge this evening.
Impressive Donegal move joint-top after overcoming Tyrone
In awkward conditions of constant rain on a heavy pitch, the hosts’ fresh-faced panel showed its worth.
Rory McIlroy grabs WGC Doral lead with bogey-free 68
The 26-year-old Irish golfer is seeking to claim his 12th US PGA Tour title.
13 science-backed ways to appear more attractive
It isn’t all genetics.
The latest injury update on Ireland's foot Payne is a promising one
The outside centre is set to take part in Ireland’s training session on the pitch in Newport tomorrow.
Darren Cave looks like the world's happiest centre in Ireland's squad mugshots
Some of the squad looked more prepared for class photo day than others.
David Silva shines as Man City eventually outclass Everton
The Spanish international was at his influential best again today.
The new ESPN Body Issue is out - and here are the six cover stars
Odell Beckham Jr, Natalie Coughlin and Kevin Love all feature this year.
Here's the most beautiful man and woman in the world...
They’re not actually real people though unfortunately.
Toulon's new behind-the-scenes DVD looks set to be a sensational watch
We’ll be learning fluent French to catch the review of last season’s Top 14 and Heineken Cup double.
Aston Villa edge Hull to continue strong start
Paul Lambert’s side extended their unbeaten start to the Premier League season.
Martin Kaymer leads US Open by five after clutch birdie on 18
The 29-year-old from Dusseldorf began the round with a six-stroke lead after a historic 36-hole start on 10-under 130, the lowest in US Open history.
The Cliffs of Moher are getting a bit of a makeover
The facilities at one of Ireland’s best-known tourist attractions are getting an upgrade.
Stephen Ireland scored on his full Stoke debut with Noel King watching in the stands
Comeback time?