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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# Loss

All time
VIDEO: German referee says sorry after red card and penalty costs Dortmund
Wolfgang Stark bravely stepped forward after seeing TV replays and apologised for his error.
Column: ‘Working from a cave in Syria we did over 100 operations’
Paul McMaster, a surgeon experienced in working in war zones, says Syria was a “more oppressive type of danger”.
# Report
Irish hockey side suffer narrow defeat as Meredith's reign begins
The boys in green lost 4-3 to Argentina in coach Andrew Meredith’s first game in charge.
# November Tests
'I don't see myself as a South African rugby player at all' - Richardt Strauss
Ireland’s new hooker had a baptism of fire against his native country on Saturday and is warming to the task.
# out of 10
#IreSAF: How Ireland's new-look team rated this evening
The Irish bossed the first half but woke a slumbering giant and can have few complaints with the result.
# Hoodoo
Pro12: Leinster coach Joe Schmidt 'massively frustrated' after fourth straight loss to Ospreys
The New Zealander was unhappy with his side as they failed to score for 72 minutes after taking a 10-0 lead.
# 6-1
'Our aim is not Germany, our aim is Sweden and Austria' declares Trapattoni
“Every player loses many, many games,” trumpeted the Irish manager.
# out of 10
Player Ratings: Leinster v Exeter Chiefs
The Premiership side put up a real fight in the first half before the Blues’ European pedigree shone through.
# wounded pride
Trapattoni to make Sunday call on Robbie Keane's fitness ahead of Faroes clash
The Italian also revealed that he would make two or three changes following the 6-1 defeat to Germany.
# out of 10
Player Ratings: Racing Metro v Munster
Simon Zebo and Peter O’Mahony were the star performers in a losing effort for Rob Penney’s men in France.
# suftum
VIDEO: BBC Northern Ireland's moving tribute to Ulster's Nevin Spence
The poignant piece was aired before Mark Anscombe’s side played Connacht on at the weekend.
# at a loss
Penney unhappy with non-try decision, curses lack of Munster pressure
The New Zealander wanted a TMO at the very least when Casey Laulala crashed over late in the game.
# Loss
Robson loses out to Hsieh at Guangzhou Open
Robson fails in her bid to become the first British woman to win a Tour title in 24 years.
# shoulder charge
Signs of Rob Penney's rugby philosophy taking shape at Munster
The Reds mixed a running game with a dogged defensive performance and were only missing the late O’Gara drop goal.
# Tragedy
Nevin Spence: A promising rugby star who stayed close to his roots
There has been an outpouring of grief across the world following the farming accident in Co Down.
# given out
John Delaney: Shay Given was certainly one of our greatest players
The FAI chief executive said club pressures may have led the goalkeeper to announce his international retirement.
# withdrawals
Dropping like flies: Doyle and Wilson drop out of Ireland squad
The FAI were hoping to call up Anthony Pilkington to replace the injured Wes Hoolahan. Problem is, he is injured too.
# Maeve Binchy
Funeral of Maeve Binchy to be streamed on internet this morning
Fans of the much-loved writer from Dalkey will be able to watch a livestream of service on RTÉ.ie
# Facebook
Facebook posts $157m loss in first results since IPO launch
The loss stemmed from accounting rules requiring Facebook to set aside reserves from restricted stock units before 2011.
# childhood bereavement
Irish Childhood Bereavement Network set up to support those working with grieving young people
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs said that bereaved children are “among our most vulnerable citizen”s but their voices are often not heard.
# Jamie Dimon
VIDEO: Protesters disrupt Senate testimony of JP Morgan CEO
Jamie Dimon testifying to US Senate about how America’s biggest bank lost $2 billion in six weeks.
# One Down
'We've got to wear it' - Irish players reflect on their humbling defeat
Jamie Heaslip took the defeat on the chin while All Blacks coach Steve Hansen was sparing with his praise.
# Satisfaction
Report: McGeady provides the spark as Ireland ensure fond farewell before Euro 2012
The winger made a huge impact on the friendly encounter and Richard Dunne was once again immense at the back.
# Loss
Former Brazil captain Socrates dies aged 57
Legend of international football, doctor, social activist… and one-time player-manager of Garforth Town.
WATCH: Defeat and disbelief at UFC 136
The makers of Dana White’s behind-the-scenes blog spent the evening with the beaten fighters of UFC 136. What they recorded was a mini-masterpiece.