Ireland Claim All Blacks Scalp After 111 Years Of Pain

5/11/16 represents a historic date – it is the date Ireland beat the mighty All Blacks for the very first time. Even now, three days on, it’s hard to truly believe – did it really happen? It did. Yet before ...

The World Of Ridiculous Sports: Calcio Fiorentino

Welcome to a new Oxygen.ie series where our resident crazed sports guru Oisin McQueirns (Disclaimer: he neither resides here, nor is a qualified guru) delves into the weird and wonderful world of bizarre sports...

O’Donovan Brothers Clinch Silver For Ireland

Team Ireland won their first medals of the 2016 Olympic games as brothers Gary and Paul O’Donovan picked up silver in the men’s lightweight double sculls (aka the rowing, for the uneducated amongst you) on 12th...

League of Ireland Funding: Is It Enough?

On 30th July, the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) announced a new ‘strategic’ funding plan whereby €100,000 would be distributed amongst the 20 clubs playing in the SSE Airtricity Leagues. This sum of €5,...

Beach corpse ‘part of the plan’ says Olympics head

There were further organisational headaches today for the 'Organising Committee for the Rio Olympics' today after yet more problems were found with one of their sports facilities. Those problems came in the sha...

A new alternative for the new Man United

With all of the excitement surrounding the appointment of Pep Guardiola to become Manchester City boss from the beginning of next season, many people are wondering whether Manchester United will become the weak...