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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Game on

Last year
Worcester cleared to host Sunday’s Premiership match against Exeter
The Rugby Football Union confirmed on Friday afternoon that the club had provided safety certification to stage the game.
All time
Five players set for European debut as Leinster fire ahead with plans to travel to Montpellier
There were doubts yesterday about whether the fixture would go ahead.
Conan, Furlong and Beirne start in much-changed Lions XV against Sharks
The game will go ahead after the Lions squad returned negative PCR test results.
Introducing the new place for Scores & Fixtures on The42
We’ve launched a powerful new scores hub – like you told us to.
Wexford get all-clear to fulfil rescheduled Kilkenny fixture
The squad can return to training having recorded no further Covid cases.
Leitrim to fulfil Sunday's clash with Tipp despite further Covid-19 cases
The Connacht side will have four players unavailable for their Division 3 relegation battle.
New Zealand confirm two Bledisloe Cup tests with Australia next month
The NZ government have relaxed Covid restrictions to allow the Wallabies arrive for games on 11 and 18 October.
No positive Covid tests in Ulster senior squad as clash with Leinster gets all-clear
With the Ulster and Leinster squads all testing negative, Saturday’s game will continue as planned.
Here's the 2020 hurling and football championship fixtures list
Both competitions have been altered following the Covid-19 shutdown.
Can Man United's €55m star continue to excel? This evening's Premier League talking points
There’s a busy night of football in store, and we’ve got the very latest betting odds with William Hill.
Australia's Super Rugby competition confirmed for 3 July kick-off
Innovation and ‘a new brand of rugby’ has been promised by Rugby Australia CEO Rob Clarke.
FAI publish guide for all football clubs ahead of return to training on Monday
Every club must appoint a compliance officer.
Wilson and Watson for England XV as Wales bring back Liam Williams
The pair have missed out on international duty since featuring the World Cup final.
Ireland/Switzerland goes ahead as planned following late pitch inspection
The surface at the Stade de Geneva is in pretty bad shape, but has been deemed playable.
Donncha O'Callaghan and Ruby Walsh join new RTÉ 2FM Game On line up
The duo will link up with sports journalist Marie Crowe in the hot seats for the now-extended programme.
Linfield stun Qarabag to take slender lead into Europa League second leg
The Irish Premiership side have given themselves a real chance of reaching the group stages.
Morrison: 'It's a disgrace. It's 60s and 70s stuff, going back to the dinosaur years'
The former Ireland international has voiced his opinion on recent acts of racism in the Premier League.
Valuable away goal keeps Uefa Youth League hopes alive for Bohemians
Steven Nolan struck late for the Gypsies in their clash with FC Midtjylland in Denmark.
We go again! Dublin and Mayo unveil sides for repeat of 2017 All-Ireland final as championship heats up
The TG4 All-Ireland senior quarter-final pairings will be decided over the weekend.
McCann and Cavanagh named to start for Ulster quarter-final clash with Monaghan
Colm Cavanagh and Tiernan McCann have been nursing injuries of late.
Dr Quirkey's profits halved the same year the famous arcade fell foul of the taxman
The directors stated the firm is still snapping up land to build a mega casino in Tipperary.
All to play for: Timely opinion poll shows FG dropping and FF catching
The poll has been released as the country faces a potential election.
'Is he still a good manager?' - Should Martin O'Neill stay on for two more years?
Eamon Dunphy claims that the evidence is there to show that the Ireland boss is no longer a good manager, but what do you think?
Cork-Derry game to go ahead tomorrow despite storm damage to Turner's Cross
The Derrynane Stand will be closed to spectators after its roof collapsed during Storm Ophelia.
Dublin's Jonny Cooper dismisses 'very unfair' comments against Jim Gavin
The Dublin manager has been criticised for withholding his emotions after winning the 2017 All-Ireland final.
Munster make one change for Pro14 clash against Cheetahs
Ian Keatley comes in for Tyler Bleyendaal at out-half, while a number of Ireland internationals are named in the replacements.
A definitive ranking of the best sports computer games ever made
Disagree? You’re wrong.
Summer is here! The Sunday Game's 2017 championship promo will have you fairly excited
RTÉ’s coverage begins this evening.
'You should get a job on f***ing Morning Ireland' - Dunphy denies saying Messi is finished
The RTÉ pundit had a heated exchanged with Alan Cawley on last night’s Game On.
'He was a very sore loser': Harrington opens up on testy relationship with Garcia
The Dubliner admits the pair are civil to each other, but it’s always through gritted teeth.
Dunphy tells O'Neill to conduct interviews 'like a man rather than a child'
The RTÉ pundit also suggested Wes Hoolahan would be good enough to get in the England team.
The results of the first poll taken DURING the election aren't great news for the coalition
Fianna Fáil get a slight boost, and there’s no change for Sinn Féin.
Fans will need to gamble online to access League of Ireland streams
The service won’t be free.
There were two great moments before the rugby even started last night
We’re a little bit in love with Fiji this morning.
New Dublin sports bar just revealed its dedicated games room (including a ping pong table)
Introducing your new favourite pub.
This new Dublin pub just revealed its dedicated games room (including a ping pong table)
Introducing your new favourite pub.
'The reality is that they don't have a leg to stand on' - Brolly slams McCann ban
“The point is that here’s a specfic offence and there’s a specific penalty for it.”
How one Irish sports-technology startup is taking it to the likes of Adidas
Playertek thinks it can help everyone train like a pro.
'I don’t ever let the job stress me' - Michael Lyster on his Sunday Game comeback
How do you like that, Joe Brolly?
Ireland can beat 'hungover' Germany, insists Eamon Dunphy
“Anyone who thinks we don’t have the players should look at the teamsheet of Northern Ireland.”