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The Ireland Rugby and Soccer Teams Train Today & Moorefield Ready for Portlaoise Challenge

: 11/10/2017 - 12:57

The Irish Rugby team has returned to the Aviva Stadium ahead of tomorrow's November Test match against South Africa.

Skipper Rory Best has been taking his side through the eve of match Captain's Run.

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Ronan O'Gara could be transferring to Super Rugby side Canterbury Crusaders, according to a report in today’s Irish Examiner. 

The newspaper quotes an IRFU source who claims to be "99% sure" that O'Gara will move to the southern hemisphere next season, as assistant head coach to Scott Robertson.

The former Munster and Ireland out-half joined the Racing 92 staff shortly after his retirement in 2013 and has a contract to 2019. 

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Former Ireland captain, Kildare’s Fiona Coghlan will lead the Barbarians in their first ever Women's fixture today.

They play Munster at Thomond Park.

It will be the opening game of a Barbarians double header.

Donnacha O'Callaghan, John Muldoon and Jordi Murphy will be among those who will line out for the prestigious invitational side against Tonga.

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Limerick captain James Ryan is the latest player to announce his retirement from Inter County Hurling.

The Garryspillane club produced a man of the match performance in the Treaty County's memorable Munster final victory over Cork at the Gaelic Grounds four years ago.

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County senior champions Moorefield are completing preparations for Sunday’s Leinster football quarter final against Portlaoise in O’Moore Park.

Kfm will have full commentary of the match, which throws in at 2pm.

In this evening’s preview at 6.25, we’ll also, hear from manager Ross Glavin, player/selector Roly Sweeney, former Kildare player Kevin Murnaghan and team captain Daryl Flynn, along with Leinster Leader Tommy Callaghan’s match preview..

Kfm will have full commentary of Sunday’s match in association with Pat Keogh Skoda, Ballybrittas, the Midland’s main Skoda Dealer since 19996

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Shane Lowry lies on 1 under par after his second round at the Nedbank Challenge in South Africa: 5 shots behind the leader Victor Dubuisson.

Padraig Harrington is level.

Paul Dunne is 4 over par.

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Today’s racing is in Dundalk

 

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