Cori Gauff treading a path laid out by Williams sisters 0

Twenty-two years ago in Indian Wells, a 16-year-old Venus Williams, still ranked only 211th in the world, was reeling from a brutal loss to Lindsay Davenport when she was asked

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England’s loss to USA pulled in over 300,000 viewers on Irish TV 0

An average audience of 220,000 watched England’s Women’s World Cup semi-final defeat to the USA on RTÉ last night while, in the UK, the BBC pulled in the biggest viewing

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Messi’s frustration continues as Brazil swat aside Argentina 0

Brazil 2 Argentina 0 Brazil advanced to the Copa America final with a 2-0 win over old rivals Argentina on Tuesday in a pulsating and, at times, bad-tempered match decided

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Ruthless USA well-versed in doing whatever it takes to win 0

Alex Morgan had the ball at her feet, Carli Lloyd at her side, and a great green expanse opening up in front of her eyes. England had long since thrown

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Seán Moran: Midway thoughts from a frantic championship 0

The quickening In among the swirl of events at the weekend, on-field and off, were memorable moments as well as points that will become significant in the near future. It’s

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Lowry unfazed by expectations in bid to repeat history 0

He’s the poster boy, as if he needed any reminding. On the corner as you swing in off the Ennistymon road towards the golf club, Shane Lowry’s bearded face dominates

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‘If someone has no clothes on, don’t listen to them on nutrition’ 0

Avoid taking sports nutrition advice from people wearing no clothes on social media was the message for young female athletes at the WePlay conference on Wednesday. Speakers discussed how girls

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Manchester City meet Atlético’s €70m release clause for Rodri 0

Rodri is poised to sign for Manchester City after Atlético Madrid announced that the Premier League champions have met the Spain international’s €70m release clause. When the deal is formalised

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Portrush’s Orange parade not a good look for British Open 0

When the Portrush Sons of Ulster’s Facebook page becomes essential reading, you realise this year’s Open is no ordinary championship. As the third round of the final major of the

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CoCo Gauff swings like there’s no tomorrow and wins again 0

A few years ago some of the eastern European players, whose English was often broken learned some whole phrases to pepper their conversations in interviews. They would come in to

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