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
Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# moving up

This year
Eddie Dunbar up to fourth place overall in Giro d’Italia
Ben Healy loses King of the Mountains jersey.
Eddie Dunbar up to fourth place overall in Giro d’Italia
Ben Healy loses King of the Mountains jersey.
All time
Ireland move up to third in world rankings after beating the All Blacks
New Zealand will relinquish their spot at the top of the rankings to South Africa.
Sligo climb from the foot of the table with Shels win
The Bit o’ Red led after 30 seconds and didn’t look back.
Former PSV striker nets debut goal as Mourinho's Spurs stun 10-man Man City
Ilkay Gundogan missed a penalty and Oleksandr Zinchenko was sent off as Manchester City had a torrid afternoon at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Garda Commissioner considers promoting up to 92 sergeants to inspector without fresh competition
A garda spokesperson said increasing supervisory levels is a priority for the commissioner.
Gardaí who failed in last promotion competition to be bumped up to sergeant rank
As many as 168 gardaí could be promoted under this proposal as the force seeks to fill gaps across the country.
Arsenal leapfrog Spurs to go third after 10th Premier League win in a row at home
Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette were both on target as the Gunners defeated Newcastle.
Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth
Jack Cooney’s side scored four of the game’s final six points to complete the comeback.
How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin
The new Ireland 2040 plan has been cited in the approval of a major hotel development.
Ireland move up to second in World Rugby rankings after win over Scotland
Joe Schmidt’s men benefited from their win over Scotland and England’s defeat in Paris.
Klopp's Reds move up to second in the table with rampant win against Hammers
Liverpool easily dispatched David Moyes’ West Ham at Anfield on Saturday afternoon.
One of Ireland's most promising goalkeeping talents earns promotion with Doncaster
Ian Lawlor and former Ireland U21 player Paul Keegan are both part of the Doncaster squad.
Carolan a smart addition for Connacht but leaves U20s in promising place
The former Connacht back will be part of Kieran Keane’s coaching staff next season.
O'Brien happy with the 'dirty work' as he looks to hit his peak for Ireland
The 30-year-old openside has been steadily growing in form in the Six Nations.
French PM quits role, plans to battle Le Pen for presidency
The socialist candidate will look to battle Marine Le Pen’s National Front in next year’s election
Analysis: Connacht's attack fires with off-the-ball work rate
Pat Lam’s men have won two in a row in the Guinness Pro12.
Ireland have moved up to second in the world rankings for the first time ever
Joe Schmidt’s men replace South Africa in World Rugby’s official list.
Are fixer-uppers worth the bother?
Getting the house that needs refurbishing can seem like a good way to get a bargain. But does the market reflect that?
Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.
Ireland jump to third in IRB world rankings ahead of Wallabies clash
Defeats for Australia and England, as well as Ireland’s win, mean a change in the official ladder.
Ireland jump above Wales to 6th in the IRB world rankings
We’re the biggest movers in the top 20 teams thanks to the five-try 40-9 win over Samoa.
The 2010 Cork minor players who have become current senior stars
4 members of that Cork minor team and their manager at the time are now all involved in Conor Counihan’s senior setup.
Ireland up to 19th in latest FIFA rankings
Ireland’s Group C rivals Spain remain on top of the pile while Holland move into second after Wembley victory.
Holland go top of Fifa rankings
Meanwhile, Ireland have jumped up two places, following the side’s 0-0 draw with Croatia earlier this month.
Presidential material: 8 other sports personalities who could run for the Áras
After Eamon Dunphy and Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh were linked with the position, we take a look at some other possible candidates.