Pinot gains on Thomas and Alaphilippe in steep Pyrenean climbs 0

Thibaut Pinot exploded the status quo in the Tour de France, blowing both Geraint Thomas and Julian Alaphilippe off his back wheel in the Pyrenean mist, as Simon Yates took

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Bale could be China bound as his Real Madrid career draws to a close 0

Real Madrid and Gareth Bale are working on his exit from the Bernabéu after six years in Spain, with China offering him a way out. The relationship between the Welshman

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Keogh expected to take over the reins at the Curragh 0

Leopardstown’s chief executive, Pat Keogh, is on the verge of taking over as head of racing operations at the Curragh. The Irish Times understands the appointment is likely to be

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Herschel Jantjies sparkles on Springboks debut 0

South Africa 35 Australia 17 Rookie scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies scored two tries on his debut as South Africa claimed a bonus-point victory over sloppy Australia in their Rugby Championship clash

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Steve Hansen pleased with ‘rusty’ All Blacks after Los Pumas win 0

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will breathe a huge sigh of relief that his final preparations for the Rugby World Cup got off to a winning start, but he would

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François Steyn eager to make up for lost time after Sprinboks return 0

Rugby World Cup winner François Steyn admits he was a bag of nerves before his return to the South Africa side in their 35-17 Rugby Championship victory over Australia on

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Zinedine Zidane confirms Gareth Bale departure is imminent 0

Gareth Bale appears to be on the verge of leaving Real Madrid after coach Zinedine Zidane revealed the Spanish giants are in talks with an unnamed club about a transfer.

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Bohemians bounce back with comfortable St Pat’s win 0

Bohemians 3 St Patrick’s Athletic 0 A week which began with Bohemians losing 1-0 to UCD and then receiving a fine from the FAI – as well as having the

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Shamrock Rovers hit sorry UCD for seven in Tallaght 0

Shamrock Rovers 7 UCD 0 Dan Carr and Aaron Greene each scored twice as Shamrock Rovers followed up their Europa League success with their biggest win of the league season

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Troy Parrott starts as Harry Kane strike sees Spurs sink Juve 0

Juventus 2 Tottenham Hotspur 3 Harry Kane’s outrageous stoppage-time strike from the halfway line got Tottenham’s pre-season off to a memorable start as Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus were upstaged in

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