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Giant wave of Ryder Cup    cash awaiting Captain Clarke

Giant wave of Ryder Cup cash awaiting Captain Clarke

Darren Clarke’s 2016 European Ryder Cup captaincy could be worth up to €2.7 million to him over the next year and a half. Brian Keogh reports.

Ewan MacKenna: The beautiful game now mirrors the wider world: grotesquely unequal and ruled by the super-rich

Ewan MacKenna: The beautiful game now mirrors the wider world: grotesquely unequal and ruled by the super-rich

Depressingly – partly because it was so predictable, yet is so unstoppable – a report from January laid bare the direction in which the world continues to be headed. Before the international elite gathered for the World Economic Forum in Davos in Swi

No sticky wicket for Irish cricket

No sticky wicket for Irish cricket

Cricket Ireland’s growth has been swift, thanks to World Cup success. Now all it needs are a sponsor and a chance for the national team to join the Test-playing nations.

On the Spot

On the Spot

Paul Donegan, business manager for sports nutrition brand Kinetica Sports

The Spread

The Spread

Wales to bounce back quickly

Sponsors start to embrace sport’s feminine side

Sponsors start to embrace sport’s feminine side

Brands are finally waking up to the potential power of female sporting sponsorship, write Sinéad Goldrick and Sinéad Finnegan of the Dublin ladies football team

Ahead by a mile

Ahead by a mile

The statistics make Tony McCoy beyond good, but it’s what lies behind them that make him truly great and truly different

Croke Park increases profits to €11.2m

Croke Park increases profits to €11.2m

On the Spot: Martin Murphy, director, Aviva Stadium

On the Spot: Martin Murphy, director, Aviva Stadium

The Spread

The Spread

Sky poised to win rights war over Premier League

Sky poised to win rights war over Premier League

Flanagan to certify Tom Brady's Irish heritage

Flanagan to certify Tom Brady's Irish heritage

Quadruple Super Bowl winner proud of roots

IRFU: new drinks law will hit Rugby World Cup bid

IRFU: new drinks law will hit Rugby World Cup bid

Ewan MacKenna goes inside the murky world of football's transfer deadline day

Ewan MacKenna goes inside the murky world of football's transfer deadline day

The Spread

The Spread