Premier League Darts: How the action unfolded in Leeds

Michael van Gerwen secured top spot in the Premier League for the seventh straight season as the league phase culminated on a dramatic evening in Leeds. Van Gerwen defeated Mensur Suljovic 8-5 to end the Austrian’s Play-Off hopes, before James Wade, who was assured of his top-four spot prior to taking on Rob Cross, defeated ‘Voltage’ 8-6 to deny Cross […]

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Caster Semenya: South Africa government instruct athletics body to appeal CAS ruling

The South African government is instructing the country’s athletics governing body to appeal against the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision on female eligibility that directly affects their Olympic champion Caster Semenya. Athletics South Africa (ASA) maintained silence on the matter, with sources telling Reuters they were still considering their options and would not be issuing any statement until […]

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Sky Live: Kilkenny vs Dublin in the Leinster Hurling Championship

Kilkenny host Dublin in a mouthwatering Leinster Hurling Championship opener on Saturday evening, live on Sky Sports. The Cats are favourites to continue their recent dominance over the men from the capital, but the Sky Blues enjoyed a breakthrough league campaign and will be hopeful of continuing their progress under Mattie Kenny. Talking points Can Kilkenny deal with their injury […]

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Jim Gavin leaves door open for Diarmuid Connolly’s Dublin return

Dublin football manager Jim Gavin has left the door open for Diarmuid Connolly’s return to the squad, but confirmed the St Vincent’s star has not joined up with the panel following club month. Gavin revealed there will be additions ahead of the championship opener against Wexford or Louth. “Over the coming week, we’ll be inviting players in that have never […]

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Kerry’s Peter Crowley suffers season-ending cruciate blow

Kerry have been dealt a fresh injury blow with the news that Peter Crowley will miss out on the summer campaign. The Laune Rangers man suffered a cruciate ligament injury while in action for his club, and Radio Kerry report that a scan has revealed his season is over. This comes as a blow to the Kingdom, as they build […]

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Peter Duggan keen to retain enjoyment at elite level in hurling

Clare’s Peter Duggan has spoken of the need to enjoy yourself amid the pressures of hurling at the top level. The Banner marksman almost walked away from the intercounty game before the 2018 season, but has since established himself as one of the top forwards in the sport after picking up an All-Star award. Duggan is conscious not to build […]

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Team Bath defeat Manchester Thunder to improve Vitality Netball Superleague semi-final chances

Team Bath made it a Vitality Netball Superleague double over Manchester Thunder to put them in prime position for the semi-finals. A couple of signature blocks and interventions from Kerry Almond helped Thunder establish an early 16-12 lead but England Roses’ Serena Guthrie began winning the centre battle with Caroline O’Hanlon and the visitors took over. Bath turned a 27-24 […]

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Alex Hales to attend England training camp despite indefinite break from cricket

Alex Hales will join up with England’s pre-World Cup training camp despite taking an indefinite break from cricket due to “personal reasons”. Hales, who was named in England’s provisional 15-man squad for the tournament starting on May 30, missed Nottinghamshire’s opening One-Day Cup fixtures and will not play against Leicestershire on Friday. Kent batsman Sam Billings is currently sidelined after […]

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