Kieran Marmion faces a race against time to be fit for Ireland’s Six Nations title defence after Connacht confirmed he will undergo ankle surgery this week.
Sir Mo Farah has refused to rule out an Olympic title defence at Tokyo 2020.
England are chasing a clean sweep in Sri Lanka after winning the Tests in Galle and Kandy with an unchanged XI.
Australia’s key attacking talents Israel Folau and Bernard Foley have been struck with a sickness bug, plunging their fitness into doubt for Saturday’s Test with England.
Holland captain Virgil Van Dijk has revealed why he consoled referee Ovidiu Hategan at the end of Monday’s 2-2 draw with Germany in Gelsenkirchen.
Members of a curling team have apologised for their disruptive behaviour after being ejected from a recent tournament in Alberta, Canada.
Enda Stevens has backed manager Martin O’Neill to get it right once again as the Republic of Ireland wave goodbye to a disappointing year.
Seamus Coleman has challenged the latest generation of Republic of Ireland internationals to take up the baton from their illustrious predecessors as they attempt to make a splash once again.
Sir Mo Farah will compete at the London Marathon in 2019.
What the papers say Arsenal will be looking to strengthen their midfield in the January transfer window, with Villarreal’s Pablo Fornals top of Unai Emery’s wishlist, according to the Sun. The paper reports the Spain international, 22, has a £17.8m release clause in his contract.