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Daily Archives: May 6, 2017

Swansea climb out of drop zone

Swansea moved out of the Premier League relegation zone as Fernando Llorente’s first-half header gave them a precious 1-0 victory over Everton. Llorente’s 13th goal of the season saw Swansea leapfrog Hull into 17th place, the Tigers punished for their earlier home defeat to already

Pro12: NG Dragons 24-26 Cardiff Blues

Pro12 highlights: Newport Gwent Dragons 24-26 Cardiff Blues (commentary in Welsh) Guinness Pro12 Dragons (11) 24 Tries: Meyer, Beard Cons: O’Brien Pens: O’Brien 2, Meyer 2 Blues (14) 26 Tries: M Morgan, Halaholo Cons: Anscombe 2 Pens: Anscombe 4 Cardiff Blues took seventh place in

Wimbledon, now Roland Garros – French Open confirm Ilie Nastase ban

Ilie Nastase has been barred from a second grand slam this year after French Open organisers followed their Wimbledon counterparts. Nastase, Romania’s Fed Cup captain, was provisionally suspended by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) after his behaviour during April’s tie against Great Britain. The former

Irish cricket can learn from Dublin football

John Mooney believes Irish cricket is paying a heavy price for a failure to properly develop young talent, and said the sport needs to learn from the example of Dublin Gaelic football.  Mooney played 182 times for his country before announcing his retirement a year