# london-2012 - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
The two-time Olympian for Team Ireland is looking forward to ‘new challenges’ after taking the decision to step away from elite-level competitions.
Your pommel horse, X Factor, and Strictly-loving chum will thank you for this.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
London 2012 gold medalist will take to the ring in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre on February 24.
We never thought we’d see the day.
75% of respondents in Pembroke Communications’ Sports Sentiment Index (SSI) picked Katie Taylor’s Olympic gold as the most iconic moment of 2012.
# london-2012 - Sunday 16 December, 2012
Cyclist was the clear favourite for the award and duly delivered.
It has been a very good year (for some).
# london-2012 - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
With four Olympic medals in the bag, Ireland’s top boxing coaches won the annual Philips award at this afternoon’s ceremony in Dublin.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 11 December, 2012
Guess Michael Flatley will have to take that accolade off his CV now.
# london-2012 - Monday 10 December, 2012
Will it be a case of Jimmy McGuinness winning more accolades at the gala ceremony?
# london-2012 - Sunday 9 December, 2012
Chloe Magee was unlucky to lose out in the Women’s Singles Final in Baldoyle this afternoon.
# london-2012 - Friday 7 December, 2012
Peter O’Leary escaped with a warning following an Olympic betting investigation, but Irish sailing bosses still have questions about the motive and timing of the allegations.
The Olympic Silver Medallist is hoping to dethrone Joe Ward in the national championships next February.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
The Hammers were named today as ‘first bidder’ for Olympic Stadium.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
The Corkman bet on Great Britain’s sailors in Beijing 2008.
# london-2012 - Saturday 1 December, 2012
The American won Wimbledon, the US Open and Olympic gold after a successful comeback.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
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These are the women the world searched for over the past 12 months. There’s a whole lot of American Olympians in the mix.
The Belfast swimmer won a bronze medal at the European Short Course Championships at the weekend.
# london-2012 - Monday 26 November, 2012
Cyclist Bradley Wiggins is the bookmakers’ odds-on favourite.
# london-2012 - Saturday 24 November, 2012
The Belfast swimmer will compete in the final of the Women’s 100m Breaststroke on Sunday.
# london-2012 - Thursday 22 November, 2012
The Australian hurdler who went viral during the summer takes us through her pre-race moves. Think we’ll leave it to her.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
He previously served for six years as Assistant Coach of the New Zealand Men’s team.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
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The Irish boxer is the official ambassador for the organisation’s latest initiative.
# london-2012 - Saturday 17 November, 2012
This one ain’t photoshopped.
The Irish cyclist was pipped to gold by Switzerland’s Tristan Marguet after a sprint finish.
# london-2012 - Saturday 10 November, 2012
But the hurdler still won a medal at Lake Placid.
# london-2012 - Thursday 8 November, 2012
The cycling star has left hospital following his bike accident yesterday.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
Let’s get ready to rumble…
# london-2012 - Sunday 28 October, 2012
The Argentinian continued his recent run of form by derailing the Fed Express.
# london-2012 - Friday 26 October, 2012
We doubt they’re the last Irish athletes you’ll see in unflattering attire this weekend.
# london-2012 - Friday 19 October, 2012
The Irish Sports Council are “delighted” that Katie Taylor has agreed to remain as an amateur in the hope of further Olympic glory at Rio 2016.
# london-2012 - Thursday 18 October, 2012
Katie Taylor hopes to defend her Olympic gold medal in Rio after confirming this morning that she will not turn professional.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
Ireland’s amateur boxers compete in two international competititions in the coming weeks.
# london-2012 - Monday 15 October, 2012
Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin is considering all options, despite announcing his decision to turn professional with Amir Khan’s stable.
# london-2012 - Saturday 6 October, 2012
Mullingar’s Olympic silver-medallist has decided not to go for gold in Rio 2016.
The Olympic silver medallist will reveal news about his future on the Brendan O’Connor Show tonight.
# london-2012 - Thursday 4 October, 2012
Jessica Ennis will be awarded the gong after shouldering the host nation’s medal hopes at the Olympic Games.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 2 October, 2012
It started with a thrilling Premier League finale and ended with a remarkable September Sunday. Here’s the best of the tears and cheers.
# london-2012 - Sunday 30 September, 2012
Another shot at Olympic gold or life as a pro? All will be revealed.
# london-2012 - Sunday 23 September, 2012
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There are those who believe that a person’s name has an influence over what they do in life. That may well be true for these sport stars.