Ireland’s Ayeisha McFerran has admitted to doubts over the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games taking place amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Tokyo 2020 was to have marked 40 years of women’s Olympic hockey, but any celebration of the landmark will now have to wait a year. For all that, women’s hockey has been part of the sporting scene for as long as the modern Olympic Movement and, 125 years ago, the first “international” took place.
France’s match against Ireland has become the latest Men's Six Nations fixture to be postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.
The fixtures between Ireland and Italy in the men's, women's and under-20 Six Nations, scheduled for next month, have been postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Olympic Federation of Ireland (OFI) has announced its Rule 40 guidelines for Tokyo 2020 after negotiations with the organisation’s Athletes’ Commission.
The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) has revealed the 13 boxers who will represent the country at next month's European qualifier for Tokyo 2020 in London.
Hockey Ireland will hold a pre-Tokyo 2020 training camp in Iwate after signing a memorandum of understanding with the Japanese city.
Ireland's women's hockey team have cancelled their planned trip to Malaysia in light of growing fears around the spread of coronavirus in the nation.
Ireland's double Paralympic medallist Orla Barry has announced her retirement from athletics.
Ireland and Scotland snatched last-gasp upset wins over Australia and England, respectively, on the opening day of pool matches at the World Rugby Sevens Series event in Cape Town, while Kenya were also surprise victors over Samoa.
Papua New Guinea will compete at the International Cricket Council T20 World Cup for the first time after they qualified for next year's tournament by beating Kenya in the United Arab Emirates.
Ireland moved to the top of Group B at the ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates, thanks to a convincing victory over winless Nigeria.
Canada beat Ireland by 10 runs to maintain their 100 per cent record at the International Cricket Council T20 World Cup Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates.
Ireland won the International Equestrian Federation Jumping Nations Cup final to book their place at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Olympic gold medallist Ronnie Delany has become the first Irish athlete to be presented with an OLY pin after his work championing the initiative.