Ryder Cup opening ceremony
Watch video preview of this weekend's Heineken Cup with Brent Pope, Tony Ward and Mario Rosenstock
BRENT POPE believes Connacht face an uphill battle to achieve their mission improbable this weekend, but the New Zealander urged the Westerners to believe they can beat Toulouse again.
Match made in heaven for Europe's finest
It was the ultimate matchplay masterclass, a gripping battle which seems destined to become an iconic point of reference in sporting encounters for years to come. And, as a very special blessing, Ryder Cup 2012 will be remembered not for bitterness or bad manners, but for passion, bravery and remarkable grace under pressure.
Thrilling Ryder Cup kept me up all night, says Michael Hoey
IT WASN’T only Europe's Ryder Cup heroes who went short of sleep on Sunday night - so did Michael Hoey, who today began his defence of the Dunhill Links title at Carnoustie.
US got carried away by their huge lead, says Olazabal
EUROPE’S Ryder Cup-winning captain Jose Maria Olazabal believes the huge lead held by the United States could have led to their downfall.
No tattoos, Beckham urges his boys
David Beckham has revealed that his sons want to follow his lead by getting tattoos - but he has urged them not to.
Fearne Cotton announces engagement
Fearne Cotton is set to wed her boyfriend Jesse Wood.
Evans: I've introduced Welsh Bard
Luke Evans has joked that he got jobs for Welsh-accented actors in New Zealand, because they were taken on as his on-screen relatives in the Hobbit sequel.
Don Cheadle joins Avengers sequel
Don Cheadle has joined the cast of the Avengers sequel.
Lady Gaga reaches out to depressed Irish fan
Pop star Lady Gaga reached out to an Irish fan, who told of her suicidal feelings, saying: "We all love you."
Is Georgia Salpa engaged to her millionaire businessman boyfriend?
Irish glamour model Georgia Salpa has sparked reports she may be engaged after she was seen sporting a huge diamond ring.
Lea Michele on Cory Monteith: "I lived every day feeling like the luckiest girl in the world"
Lea Michele has opened up to chat show host Ellen about the death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith.
Beyonce releases surprise album
Beyonce has released a new album completely out of the blue.
Mirren flattered by Lawrence link
Dame Helen Mirren has said she is "honoured" by comparisons made between her younger self and Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence.
'I happened to say yes!' - Fearne Cotton announces engagement to guitarist Jesse Wood
Fearne Cotton has announced her engagement to Jesse Wood.