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# Booked

This year
Ten Hag defends Casemiro decision as Man United star misses Arsenal game
The Brazilian was booked against Crystal Palace last night and is now suspended.
All time
The42's new anthology - Behind the Lines, No. 5 - is on sale now
Priced at €12, Behind the Lines contains 18 more great Irish sports stories from The42.
A wedding band from Wexford pulled off the soundest surprise for this couple
They wanted a very specific song played.
'I thought that journey, from smoking opium to winning an All-Ireland, would make a great story'
John Leonard has won the inaugural Setanta Sports Book of the Year award for Dub Sub Confidential.
UEFA boss Platini calls for sins bins to replace yellow cards
The Frenchman wants a new caution system which would see players handed 10-15 minute periods out of the game.
Burglar busted after his mammy called the phone he left at crime scene
Another contender for the world’s smartest criminals.
Mark Halsey scores an own goal with memoir of his time as referee
With his needy sucking up to some Premier League managers the former referee does himself few favours in Added Time.
Bill Shankly: how much of Red or Dead is fact and how much fiction?
Novelist David Peace shows different dimensions to the Liverpool managerial great amid some artistic licence.
Man in court over attempted abduction
The 40-year-old is charged in connection with an attempted abduction in Kildare last year.
'Engage' takes top Irish sports book award for Hampson and Kimmage
Paul Kimmage is first author to win Irish and international William Hill prize for his book with former English rugby international.
Here are the nominees for Irish Sports Book of the Year 2011
Six of the best sporting reads have made the shortlist at the Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards.
Reading list: who's in the running for tonight's British Sports Book Awards?
Here’s a handy guide to the nominees for tonight’s awards ceremony in London.