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From The42 Irish sports stars salute Shane Lowry after brilliant win at Firestone Proud Night

Irish sports stars salute Shane Lowry after brilliant win at Firestone

The Offaly man won the WGC Bridgestone Invitational.

From The42 Carl Frampton is heading to Texas to fight a Mexican in the defence of his world title Stateside
From The42 'Get your s*** together, Jon Jones. I'm waiting for you' - Cormier claims vacant UFC belt DC

'Get your s*** together, Jon Jones. I'm waiting for you' - Cormier claims vacant UFC belt

A second round submission of Anthony Johnson earned Cormier the light heavyweight title at the MGM Grand last night.

From The42 How Ronda Rousey became 2015's most dominant athlete Tough Enough

How Ronda Rousey became 2015's most dominant athlete

She’s good you know.

From The42 Ireland's Leona Maguire wins major US college golf title Champion

Ireland's Leona Maguire wins major US college golf title

The 20-year old from Cavan continues to make waves in the States

From The42 What happens in Vegas... gets taken back to Ireland - Twitter reacts to Andy Lee's famous win Winning
From The42 Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title Champ

Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title

The Irish fighter stopped his opponent Matt Korobov

From The42 Robbie Keane won the MLS Cup for LA Galaxy with this late goal Champion

Robbie Keane won the MLS Cup for LA Galaxy with this late goal

As the Americans would say, he’s clutch.

From The42 Ireland's Dan Martin sprints to Tour of Lombardy win Champion

Ireland's Dan Martin sprints to Tour of Lombardy win

The Birmingham-born athlete surprised his breakaway rivals in the final kilometre to secure a victory.

From The42 Perfect 10 - The story in pics of Henry Shefflin's All-Ireland hurling glories King Henry

Perfect 10 - The story in pics of Henry Shefflin's All-Ireland hurling glories

Shefflin made his history on Saturday night. We look back at his ten days of triumph.

From The42 'Disbelief, in shock, but very happy' - Briege Corkery won her 14th All-Ireland senior medal today Champion

'Disbelief, in shock, but very happy' - Briege Corkery won her 14th All-Ireland senior medal today

The Cork captain was celebrating more glory today.

From The42 Italian Nibali all but confirms Tour de France victory on penultimate stage Champion

Italian Nibali all but confirms Tour de France victory on penultimate stage

Tony Martin won the 20th stage, but it is Nibali who will succeed Chris Froome as champion.

From The42 Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships Champion

Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships

The Bray native was pushed all the way by Estelle Mossely of France.

From The42 'We have a very player-driven environment, I’m just one small cog' - Joe Schmidt Champion

'We have a very player-driven environment, I’m just one small cog' - Joe Schmidt

Ireland’s head coach refused to accept the credit after guiding Ireland to their Six Nations triumph.

From The42 Paul O'Connell eyes room for improvement even at finest hour Champion

Paul O'Connell eyes room for improvement even at finest hour

The captain doesn’t sound like a man ready to stop at two championship medals.

From The42 Michael Darragh Macauley's 2013 trophy collection is not too bad at all Champion

Michael Darragh Macauley's 2013 trophy collection is not too bad at all

The Footballer of the Year has plenty silverware on the sideboard to look at this winter.

From The42 Irish handball star McCarthy set to put title on the line against Kennedy Ready To Go

Irish handball star McCarthy set to put title on the line against Kennedy

The Mullingar man says he is taking nothing for granted ahead of this weekend’s challenge.

From The42 Bartoli is your Wimbledon Ladies champ after Lisicki meltdown Pressure Cooker

Bartoli is your Wimbledon Ladies champ after Lisicki meltdown

The occasion was too much for the German at SW19.

From The42 Irish U19 sprint champion to make Meath senior debut Royals

Irish U19 sprint champion to make Meath senior debut

Eamon Wallace has been named to start at corner-forward for Saturday’s Leinster quarter-final against Wicklow.

From The42 Masterful Ronnie O'Sullivan wins 5th World Championship, not retiring... yet Gimme Five

Masterful Ronnie O'Sullivan wins 5th World Championship, not retiring... yet

Underdog Barry Hawkins mounted a comeback late in the piece but O’Sullivan held his nerve to claim victory.

From The42 Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title Unbridled

Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title

Chloe Magee was unlucky to lose out in the Women’s Singles Final in Baldoyle this afternoon.

From The42 'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel Dry Your Eyes Mate

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel

The retiring Michael Schumacher would surely scoff at such an admission from his compatriot.

From The42 Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain Gold Standard

Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain

The European champion leads a strong Irish challenge at the Sunday meet in Burgos.

From The42 VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish Smackdown This post contains videos

VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish

Looks like we’ve just found Sean O’Brien’s replacement for the Springbok game.

From The42 Brady lifts World Handball title Champion

Brady lifts World Handball title

The Mullahoran man triumphed against American Luis Moreno in last night’s men’s singles final at the CityWest.

From The42 Hero's welcome: Murray given rousing reception in Dunblane Top Dog

Hero's welcome: Murray given rousing reception in Dunblane

The Olympic and US Open champion brought thousands to the streets of the Scottish town.

From The42 World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics Champion

World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics

The Derry sprinter secured his second world record in two days to win his 100m event by more than half a second.

From The42 I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke OPEN CHAMPION

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke

‘I thought about it a few times, but I couldn’t get myself to do it.’ He may have sipped from the replica once or twice though.

From The42 Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage Outclassed This post contains videos

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage

The Bolton boxer was floored three times in two rounds by Danny Garcia – the new WBA light-welterweight champion.

From The42 Can't touch this: Klitschko wants to finish Mormeck quickly No Contest

Can't touch this: Klitschko wants to finish Mormeck quickly

Wladimir Klitschko is gunning for a knockout when he defends his world heavyweight titles against Jean-Marc Mormeck on Saturday.