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After Bacon's triptych sold for a record-breaking $142 million, we look at the world's most expensive artworks to have sold at auction
Martin O'Neill believes Roy Keane's unpredictable character will be a huge asset in his new role with Republic of Ireland.
Get the popcorn out, this is going to be worth watching. The Republic of Ireland have, somehow, thought it wise to employ Roy Keane as the assistant to Martin O'Neill as the head coach of the national team.
The golfer wants to end his contract with Dublin-based Horizon Sports Management
House had been repossessed after former hunger-striker Tom McFeely went bankrupt - now investigation must determine who owns the money
Airline backtracks after originally refusing to let bereaved father change his ticket for free
English and French teams have vowed to set up own competition
Let us start with a question: what do Sudbury Court, Edgware Town, Dulwich Hamlet, Tow Law Town and Wealdstone have in common? The answer, explains David Pleat, the former Luton Town and Tottenham Hotspur manager, is that each helped launch the career of a one-time England footballer – namely, John Barnes, Brian Stein, Ian Wright, Chris Waddle, and Stuart Pearce respectively.
'The ideal way to look at art is to be permanently confused'
Lucky escape for eight-man crew plus two guests as boat capsizes at the start of Dublin Bay race
Guichard claims secondlong-leg victory to trail leader by just two points
England take on the Republic of Ireland for the 15th time tomorrow.
A new biography denounces the U2 singer's anti-poverty campaigning, and his personal tax arrangements. But his starry chums – such as Bill Clinton – are fighting back
O'Connor has big shoes to fill in Dublin
Conor McPherson's The Weir established itself as an instant classic when it opened at the Royal Court in 1997.
JT McNamara is reported to be in a “very positive” frame of mind despite suffering a serious neck injury at the Cheltenham Festival which his family has revealed resulted in paralysis.