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'Zero chance' of inter-county GAA on current trend

A leading Irish disease expert believes that on the country's current track there will be no inter-county GAA season this year, warning that the number of cases of Covid-19 will continue to rebound as restrictions on sports and wider society are eased.

Lowry the best of the Irish as Day sets pace at PGA

Former champion Jason Day leads the way after shooting the low round of the morning in the 2020 PGA Championship at Harding Round - but a competitive chasing pack including Brooks Koepka, Martin Kaymer and Justin Rose are hot on his heels.

FAI chairperson Barrett responds to directors' claims

FAI independent chairperson Roy Barrett has respondedĀ to suggestions that the Memorandum of Understanding - an integral part of the association's rescue package last January - was signed off on without the full approval of the board.

Maximum man John Higgins shocked by Kurt Maflin

John Higgins made only the 11th 147 break at a World Championship, but it wasn't enough as he was upset by Kurt Maflin.

US PGA live leaderboard - McIlroy, Lowry & McDowell in action

Follow the action from California as the first major of the year begins.

Sharp-shooter Sharvin leads English Championship

County Down's Cormac Sharvin was the surprise leader after he carded an eight-under-par 63 to take the first-round lead at the English Championship in Hertfordshire.

Wolves hold on against Olympiacos to book last 8 spot

Wolves booked their place in the Europa League quarter-finals with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Olympiacos at Molineux on Thursday.

Donovan confident long road will stand to him

Eric Donovan tells RTE 2FM's Game On that he's had the best possible preparation for a fight in an empty venue, as he gets ready for next week's bout againstĀ Zelfa Barrett.

Aberdeen to be without 8 players over Covid-19 fears

Aberdeen are set to be without eight self-isolating players for their next three matches after two tested positive for Covid-19.

Gerrard admits Morelos distracted by Lille talk

Steven Gerrard admits Alfredo Morelos has had his head turned by rumours of a move to Lille.

LOI clubs could play at 'hubs' in Greece or Hungary

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clubs could play their European ties in "neutral venue hubs" in either Greece or Hungary.

'It's in our hands' - Farrell targets Six Nations title

Andy Farrell has stressed that Ireland's Six Nations fate is still in their own hands as they prepare for the remaining two games of the 2020 championship in October.

Rangers dumped out of Europe as Leverkusen complete job

There was no redemption in the Rhineland as Rangers' Europa League campaign was finally ended by a 1-0 defeat to Bayer Leverkusen.

Zidane: Bale didn't want to play against Man City

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has said Gareth Bale opted to miss Friday's Champions League clash against Manchester City.

King appointment ends talk of Keane return to Spurs

Tottenham have appointed former captain Ledley King to their first-team coaching staff, bringing an end to speculation that Robbie Keane would be returning to the club to work under Jose Mourinho.

'Remember who you are' - Ian Wright hits out at Arsenal

Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has seemingly questioned the club's decision to make 55 members of staff redundant.

Rodri: 'City must prove that they're better than Real'

Midfielder Rodri believes Manchester City are stronger than Real Madrid - but they still need to prove it.

Amber Barrett extends stay in Cologne

Republic of Ireland forward Amber Barrett has signed a contract extension with German club FC Cologne which will keep her at the club for the coming season.

Europa League: Last-16 scores

Rangers have it all to do against Bayer Leverkusen in the Europa League, while Wolves welcome Olympiacos to the Molineux with an away goal advantage from the first-leg.

Premier League clubs vote against five-sub rule

English Premier League clubs have voted against continuing to allow the use of five substitutes in each game next season.