The sport week in pictures
Pictures: Is this the worst attempt to line a soccer pitch?
Sunday League groundsmen everywhere can feel much better about their work when they see these efforts of a Romanian counterpart.
Upward arc likely to yield triumph in France
This was a script with just two pages on it. Page one was about beating Italy with enough to spare as to make points difference a very tall order for those chasing Ireland to the Championship finish line next weekend. That figure now stands at 81, and if England (plus 21) or Wales (plus 6) somehow manage to overhaul that figure then it will have been a unique occurrence.
'I do believe he's the northern hemisphere's best ever player'
On Saturday in Stade de France, Brian O'Driscoll brings down the curtain on a Test career that first grabbed the world's attention on the same stage in 2000.
Chelsea starting to look unstoppable in title race
Chelsea's title pursuit has taken on a relentless feel, their lead at the top now seven points from a pack distracted by domestic cup competition and increasingly, perhaps perilously, pinning their hopes on games in hand.
Style Notebook: Battle of the blondes on Prime Time
Battle of the blondes on 'Prime Time'; So over: faux online modesty; Life's little luxuries: Corallei; Fashion stars are out for charity; Dear stylemma
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez spend some quality time together
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez reunited in Texas on Friday.
Liz Hurley reportedly left 'humiliated' by ex-boyfriend Shane Warne
Elizabeth Hurley has reportedly been left "humiliated" by Shane Warne.
Ryan Gosling sees other half Eva Mendes as his 'muse'
Ryan Gosling reportedly views Eva Mendes as his muse.
Family affair at Lough Lein
The five-star Europe Hotel & Resort on the shores of Lough Lein, in Killarney, had its first wedding of 2014 last weekend – with a very personal connection to the hotel.
Lindsay makes a splash
LINDSAY Lohan has been called a lot of things in her day but a drip has never been one of them.
Liam Neeson turned down James Bond role to marry Natasha Richardson
Liam Neeson was “heavily courted” for the role of James Bond, but turned down the martinis and bikinis because of his late wife’s wishes.
'The place is ruined' - Sharon and Ozzy's mansion home flood devastation
Superstars Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne’s home in the UK needs hundreds of thousands worth of repairs after it was ravaged by recent floods.
They're not hiding it anymore! Cressida Bonas cosies up to Prince Harry amid engagement rumours
It seems like Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas are finally comfortable showing off their romance in public.
Russell Brand reveals mother diagnosed with breast cancer for a second time
Comedian Russell Brand has revealed his mother has been diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time.