Beijing will become the first city to host both the summer and winter Olympics after winning the vote for the 2022 Games.
Derry inter-county footballer Aaron Devlin has died at the age of 23 after contracting meningitis.
A review of Thursday's MLB action as Justin Upton struck a go-ahead three-run homer as the Padres beat the Mets.
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Great Britain's Greg Rutherford extended his lead in the Diamond League long jump standings with victory in Stockholm.
Great Britain's Tonia Couch finished eighth in her World Championship 10-metre platform final.
Michael Whitaker won Thursday's feature class in the Longines Royal International Horse Show at Hickstead.
UK Athletics has found no evidence of wrongdoing by Olympic champion Mo Farah.
Have Galway and Waterford given Kilkenny and Tipperary food for thought? Where now for Cork? We asked Jamesie O'Connor.
Sebastian Coe is closer to securing the IAAF presidency after winning the public support of 12 European countries.