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Pro12 Preview: Provinces name sides for this weekend's clashes
# Weekend Warriors
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# Weekend Warriors

Pro12 Preview: Provinces name sides for this weekend's clashes

Sep 23rd 2011, 5:37 PM 105 Views 0 Comments

Leinster, Munster and Ulster face tough away games in Wales while Connacht entertain the Dragons at The Sportsground.

WATCH: Maradona kicks out at Al-Wasl fan
# Boot In
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# Boot In

WATCH: Maradona kicks out at Al-Wasl fan

Sep 23rd 2011, 4:03 PM 295 Views 1 Comment

It’s okay though, because El Diego apologised. Some things will never change, eh?

Fergie defends Old Trafford medical team over Hargreaves injury claims
# Defence
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# Defence

Fergie defends Old Trafford medical team over Hargreaves injury claims

Sep 23rd 2011, 2:18 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

City midfielder says he felt like a “guinea pig” at times during his spell at United.

Kidney dismisses 'scandalous' fake injury accusations
# Backlash
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# Backlash

Kidney dismisses 'scandalous' fake injury accusations

Sep 23rd 2011, 1:29 PM 706 Views 6 Comments

Deccie hits back after former Wallaby Tim Horan accused Ireland of cheating their way to victory.

Azerbaijan accused of splashing $9m to buy boxing gold at 2012 Olympics
# Trouble?
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# Trouble?

Azerbaijan accused of splashing $9m to buy boxing gold at 2012 Olympics

Sep 23rd 2011, 12:11 PM 252 Views 2 Comments

Olympic boxing once again in the spotlight over corruption allegations, as the International Amateur Boxing Association deny any wrongdoing.

McCarthy gets recall as Trap names squad for upcoming qualifiers
# Euro 2012
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# Euro 2012

McCarthy gets recall as Trap names squad for upcoming qualifiers

Sep 23rd 2011, 11:31 AM 371 Views 3 Comments

The 20-year-old Wigan midfielder is back in Trap’s plans for the games against Andorra and Armenia.

The 13 sports records that will never be broken
# Federer
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# Federer

The 13 sports records that will never be broken

Aug 1st 2011, 8:30 AM 977 Views 0 Comments

Outlandish feats of sporting excellence that will remain in the record books forever. Probably.

Watch: First ever Motocross front flip at the X games
# What The Flip?
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# What The Flip?

Watch: First ever Motocross front flip at the X games

Jul 29th 2011, 5:25 PM 413 Views 0 Comments

19 year old Jackson Strong helped make it a clean sweep for Australia in the Moto X Best Trick category.

US TV station caught staging the finale of amateur golf tournament
# Action Replay
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# Action Replay

US TV station caught staging the finale of amateur golf tournament

Jul 29th 2011, 3:38 PM 459 Views 0 Comments

Reporter arrived after the tournament had finished and competitors recreated the final putts.

Patriots swoop for Ochocinco and Haynesworth
# Ship Up To Boston
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# Ship Up To Boston

Patriots swoop for Ochocinco and Haynesworth

Jul 29th 2011, 11:19 AM 91 Views 0 Comments

New England trade late-round picks for two of NFL’s unsettled stars in a sensational move overnight.

Murphy at full-forward the only surprise for Cork
# Murphy's Law
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# Murphy's Law

Murphy at full-forward the only surprise for Cork

Jul 29th 2011, 10:25 AM 92 Views 0 Comments

Injuries force Counihan’s hand as veteran midfielder returns from absence.

Watch Rooney pull the strings as United put four past Americans
# Roo-thless
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# Roo-thless

Watch Rooney pull the strings as United put four past Americans

Jul 28th 2011, 4:59 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

Anderson, Park, Berbatov and Welbeck all on target in New Jersey. Did Berba mean this?

Carter back in black to take points record
# Change The Record
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# Change The Record

Carter back in black to take points record

Jul 28th 2011, 4:52 PM 107 Views 0 Comments

The Number 10 returns to the starting lineup just two points shy of Johnny Wilkinson’s Test points total.

Kerry's Brian Sheehan looking to go long
# Kingdom Come
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# Kingdom Come

Kerry's Brian Sheehan looking to go long

Jul 28th 2011, 4:08 PM 307 Views 0 Comments

Sharp-shooting forward says Limerick will provide a stern test for a Kerry side that haven’t played since the first weekend of July.

Who the hell is Sergio Aguero?
# King Kun
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# King Kun

Who the hell is Sergio Aguero?

Jul 28th 2011, 1:04 PM 302 Views 0 Comments

Named after a Japanese cartoon character and having a penchant for the language of elves, we bring you the lowdown on the man they call Kun.

Brazilian keeper may be charged with attempted murder after brutal kung-fu kick
# Video Nasty
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# Video Nasty

Brazilian keeper may be charged with attempted murder after brutal kung-fu kick

Jul 28th 2011, 12:00 PM 2,931 Views 4 Comments

Police are interviewing witnesses and have expressed their desire the charge Gustavo to the full extent of the law.

How much? The worst transfers in football history
# P45
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# P45

How much? The worst transfers in football history

Jul 20th 2011, 8:00 AM 1,562 Views 0 Comments

Not all transfers work out. To say the least.

Barney forgets his darts but remembers to bring his game
# Arrows
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# Arrows

Barney forgets his darts but remembers to bring his game

Jul 18th 2011, 4:18 PM 274 Views 0 Comments

Crowd favourite Van Barneveld eases into last 16 of World Matchplay despite leaving his darts at home.

Watch: Heartbreak for USA as Japan win Women's World Cup for first time
# Rising Sun
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# Rising Sun

Watch: Heartbreak for USA as Japan win Women's World Cup for first time

Jul 18th 2011, 1:08 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

Japan twice came from behind to bring the tie to penalties, where the came out on top 3-1. Check it out here.

Deans defends Aussie side that was stunned by Samoa
# Under Fire
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# Under Fire

Deans defends Aussie side that was stunned by Samoa

Jul 18th 2011, 12:10 PM 189 Views 0 Comments

Coach claims that focus should be on the poor performance rather than the team selection, as the Australian press lashes out.

That's a bad move: sport's biggest PR disasters
# Bad Press
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# Bad Press

That's a bad move: sport's biggest PR disasters

Jul 15th 2011, 12:15 PM 473 Views 0 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s new image consultants started yesterday. Today Rebekah Brook resigned. Here’s some of our most memorable PR disasters in sport.

Downing given green light to talk to Liverpool after fee agreed
# Downing Out
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# Downing Out

Downing given green light to talk to Liverpool after fee agreed

Jul 14th 2011, 6:18 PM 793 Views 0 Comments

Dalglish’s third signing of the summer takes their spending since january close to £100 million.

Focus: the last three Connacht football finals revisited
# History Boys
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# History Boys

Focus: the last three Connacht football finals revisited

Jul 14th 2011, 12:55 PM 328 Views 0 Comments

Last minute winners, one-point victories, three different champions in three years; the western province’s final usually doesn’t disappoint.

Confusion reigns as Sneijder saga drags on
# Stay Or Go?
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# Stay Or Go?

Confusion reigns as Sneijder saga drags on

Jul 14th 2011, 11:57 AM 431 Views 1 Comment

United said to be willing to meet wage demands but uncertainty remains over whether Inter will let the Dutchman go.

Staunton in line for Anfield coaching role?
# Stan
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# Stan

Staunton in line for Anfield coaching role?

Jul 14th 2011, 11:06 AM 209 Views 2 Comments

Kenny Dalglish first brought the Irishman to the club as a 17-year-old in 1986.

WATCH: Liverpool and Arsenal impress in pre-season runouts
# Pre-Season
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# Pre-Season

WATCH: Liverpool and Arsenal impress in pre-season runouts

Jul 13th 2011, 5:30 PM 433 Views 0 Comments

Charlie Adam makes debut for Reds as they come out on top in seven goal bonanza while Arsenal cruise past Malaysian All Stars.

Woodward warns GB 2012 athletes to mind their language and keep their rooms tidy
# Rulebook
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# Rulebook

Woodward warns GB 2012 athletes to mind their language and keep their rooms tidy

Jul 13th 2011, 1:29 PM 90 Views 1 Comment

Rugby World Cup-winning coach seeks to use his expertise to unify the British team and increase medal haul.

Spurs looking to offload Keane as part of Samba deal
# Rovers Return
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# Rovers Return

Spurs looking to offload Keane as part of Samba deal

Jul 13th 2011, 12:34 PM 125 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland skipper’s contract expires next summer and the he appears to be on the way out of Tottenham.

Irish Medicines Board reports surge in illegal online drug purchases
# Online Drugs
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# Online Drugs

Irish Medicines Board reports surge in illegal online drug purchases

Mar 25th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,209 Views 0 Comments

Weight-loss drugs are the most popular, along with erectile dysfunction products and sedatives.

Vegas, baby: Maynooth students get invited to the football tennis World Cup
# Lucky Break
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# Lucky Break

Vegas, baby: Maynooth students get invited to the football tennis World Cup

Mar 25th 2011, 4:26 PM 645 Views 0 Comments

A drunken email originally led to a trip to Turkey. Now the lads have set up Football Tennis Ireland and are heading for Las Vegas in June to mix it with Andre Agassi.

Elizabeth Taylor was fashionably late for her own funeral
# Liz Taylor
# Liz Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor was fashionably late for her own funeral

Mar 25th 2011, 1:03 PM 1,458 Views 0 Comments

Colin Farrell recited a poem as Taylor was laid to rest in the same cemetery as her good friend Michael Jackson.

Chess world scandalised by alleged French cheating
# Chess Cheats?
# Chess Cheats?

Chess world scandalised by alleged French cheating

Mar 25th 2011, 12:36 PM 428 Views 0 Comments

Three team members suspended after a plot involving text messages, computers and coded signals was discovered.

Mormons on Broadway: Trey Parker and Matt Stone's new musical
# Musical Mayhem
# Musical Mayhem

Mormons on Broadway: Trey Parker and Matt Stone's new musical

Mar 24th 2011, 5:25 PM 934 Views 0 Comments

The South Park creators have spent the last seven years writing ‘The Book of Mormon’ which opens on Broadway this week. We also take a look at some other musicals with religious themes.

Leinster boosted by new deals for Ross, Ruddock and O'Malley
# Signed Up
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# Signed Up

Leinster boosted by new deals for Ross, Ruddock and O'Malley

Mar 24th 2011, 1:47 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

Signings are a shot in the arm for the province ahead of a hectic month of Magners League and Heineken Cup action.

Sporadic sex increases the chances of heart failure
# Research
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# Research

Sporadic sex increases the chances of heart failure

Mar 24th 2011, 1:37 PM 1,697 Views 0 Comments

Research finds that “episodic” sex increases the chances of heart attack in those who are unfit.

Caldwell admits to trying to convince James McCarthy to turn his back on Ireland
# Hands Off
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# Hands Off

Caldwell admits to trying to convince James McCarthy to turn his back on Ireland

Mar 24th 2011, 1:22 PM 390 Views 0 Comments

Scottish vice-captain believes McCarthy is destined for big things but wants to see him represent the country of his birth.

One in three Irish businesses plan to expand in 2011
# Economy
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# Economy

One in three Irish businesses plan to expand in 2011

Mar 24th 2011, 1:06 PM 588 Views 0 Comments

Confidence may be returning slowly to the Irish economy but funds to finance acquisitions are still hard to come by.

OMG, I ♥ the OED!
# Wordplay
# Wordplay

OMG, I ♥ the OED!

Mar 24th 2011, 12:19 PM 1,829 Views 0 Comments

The Oxford English Dictionary has included the ‘heart’ symbol amongst its 45,437 new entries.

St Patrick’s Weekend road deaths up 50 per cent from last year
# Road Deaths
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# Road Deaths

St Patrick’s Weekend road deaths up 50 per cent from last year

Mar 23rd 2011, 7:30 PM 646 Views 0 Comments

Six people were killed on the roads over the five-day period while 267 were arrested for drink driving.

Sexton and Reddan could feature against Dragons
# Back In Blue
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# Back In Blue

Sexton and Reddan could feature against Dragons

Mar 23rd 2011, 4:33 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

Half-back pair among a number of internationals that could return for the Magners League tie on Sunday.

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