Welcome to part one of our Carbon Monoxide Week series.
Wednesday 17 August, 2016
It’s been an extremely busy day in sport administration.
Monday 15 August, 2016
The Waterford man was the 10th fastest in the Olympic heats today.
West Mercia police were called because there were fears for the safety of an individual.
No, it’s nothing to do with Taylor Swift (we checked).
Saturday 13 August, 2016
The semi-finals will be on Sunday night.
Friday 12 August, 2016
Anne-Marie Rindom took over as overall leader in the Laser Radial class.
The Dubliner can seal early progression from his group with a win over a home favourite tomorrow.
The Waterford man is four shots off the podium places at the halfway stage.
Thursday 11 August, 2016
After a few hard days, there was plenty of good news for Team Ireland today.
'All the sacrifices, being away from family and friends are worthwhile' - Olympic finalists Lynch and Lambe
The duo are drawing confidence from their achievement today as they know they can compete with the best in the world.
Seamus Power also managed to hit back-to-back birdies on his front nine.
The Corkmen were third in their semi-final and fifth fastest overall in the men’s lightweight double sculls semis.
After last night’s defeat to Joe Ward, we need some good news today.
Seasick? So what! Annalise Murphy has the stomach to lead from the front.
Wednesday 10 August, 2016
Meanwhile, the man who beat Paddy Barnes lost out at the quarter-final stage.
Fiji’s dream of a first ever gold medal lives on.
The Dubliner is the sailor to beat as she heads into a well-earned rest window after six races in three days.
The Limerick woman ended her first Olympics with 25th place in today’s heats.
Don’t act like you weren’t confused.
Tuesday 9 August, 2016
And there’s sports news away from Rio too.
'I left everything in the pool': Nicholas Quinn walks away from Rio 2016 with head held high after heat victory
The Mayo man ended the Olympic heats in 19th place.
Defending Olympic champion Nathan Adrian was perilously close to missing the semi-finals too.
The 32-year-old spent the second half of last season with Exeter.
Monday 8 August, 2016
Carlow man Finn Lynch is sitting 21st in his race.
Coach Bombay would not approve.
Meanwhile, Rory Best was determined to redefine the phrase ‘farmer’s tan’.
Ireland’s lightweight double sculls rowers were in impressive form in Rio.
Sunday 7 August, 2016
Joyce took a unanimous win to cruise into the last 16 of the 60kg competition.
Anna van de Breggen went on to win the road race after seeing her countrywoman Annemiek van Vleuten stricken on the roadside.
However, there was disappointment for Fiona Doyle.
Is he a dolphin, a human or a myth? We need to know before he hangs up his Speedos for good.
Saturday 6 August, 2016
It’s not just about Gisele, y’know. There’s sport too!
The Munster head coach believes that eradicating home losses will make a massive difference to his side.
Hickey is stepping down from the role after 28 years at the helm, but he doesn’t expect his successor to be in charge beyond the Tokyo Olympics.
Friday 5 August, 2016
Both counties have made changes for Sunday’s encounter.
The Ballintubber man has shrugged off the injury that kept him out last weekend.
Eric Lowndes loses out to the Ballymun Kickhams man.
If ‘pass backwards and run riot’ doesn’t cover it for you, here’s a little more info on the Sevens Rugby format.