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Cross-code superstar Sonny Bill Williams confirms return to NRL's Roosters
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Cross-code superstar Sonny Bill Williams confirms return to NRL's Roosters

Jul 29th 2020, 7:45 AM 5,759 Views 0 Comments

The two-time World Cup-winning former All Black is returning to Sydney.

Virus victim Fellaini heads hat-trick to stun Benitez in China
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Virus victim Fellaini heads hat-trick to stun Benitez in China

Jul 26th 2020, 2:34 PM 9,561 Views 3 Comments

The Belgian star scored a hat-trick of headers in less than 10 minutes.

Mike Tyson to make boxing comeback at 54
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Mike Tyson to make boxing comeback at 54

Jul 23rd 2020, 7:26 PM 59,195 Views 69 Comments

The American star will be taking on fellow veteran Roy Jones Jr on 12 September.

Ivory Coast star inspires Milan comeback, Juventus slip up
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Ivory Coast star inspires Milan comeback, Juventus slip up

Jul 15th 2020, 11:55 PM 7,625 Views 0 Comments

Franck Kessie scored for the third consecutive Serie A game.

Beauden Barrett to make Blues debut at 15 as Savea returns for Hurricanes
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Beauden Barrett to make Blues debut at 15 as Savea returns for Hurricanes

Jun 12th 2020, 8:55 AM 9,155 Views 2 Comments

The two-time World Rugby player of the year hasn’t played since the World Cup.

Number 1 Rory McIlroy feels safe and sharp in PGA Tour return
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Number 1 Rory McIlroy feels safe and sharp in PGA Tour return

Jun 10th 2020, 10:38 PM 3,600 Views 8 Comments

There will be face masks and gloves, social distancing, coronavirus tests and temperature-taking to create and maintain a ‘bubble’ of safety for players.

Barcelona boss keen on Neymar's return
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Barcelona boss keen on Neymar's return

May 24th 2020, 7:13 PM 5,979 Views 6 Comments

The Brazilian previously formed a successful attacking trio with Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi.

'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'
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'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'

Apr 28th 2020, 9:30 PM 25,238 Views 8 Comments

Cora Staunton on her remarkable recovery from a career-threatening injury, a whirlwind 12 months, and what the future holds for the Mayo great.

Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers
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Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers

Apr 21st 2020, 11:02 PM 11,887 Views 8 Comments

The Hall of Fame shoo-in has made a stunning return from retirement.

Uefa chief Ceferin said leagues ready to play behind closed doors
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Uefa chief Ceferin said leagues ready to play behind closed doors

Apr 20th 2020, 1:30 PM 5,440 Views 27 Comments

“I believe there are options that can allow us to restart cup championships and to complete them,” European football’s top administrator says.

'He has done an unbelievable job' - Dan Leavy into final stages of knee rehab
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'He has done an unbelievable job' - Dan Leavy into final stages of knee rehab

Updated Apr 14th 2020, 3:53 PM 21,524 Views 22 Comments

The 25-year-old Ireland and Leinster flanker suffered a complex knee injury last year.

'He said 'You'll never be able to walk again' - Parsons on recovering from horror knee injury
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'He said 'You'll never be able to walk again' - Parsons on recovering from horror knee injury

Mar 25th 2020, 11:50 AM 8,187 Views 8 Comments

The Mayo midfielder suffered the injury in a Connacht quarter-final defeat to Galway in May 2018.

'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'
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'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'

Feb 21st 2020, 3:13 PM 8,931 Views 7 Comments

Leinster man Devin Toner starts for Ireland on Sunday against England as Iain Henderson drops out.

Ludik returns from injury for Ulster, McCloskey given chance to shine
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Ludik returns from injury for Ulster, McCloskey given chance to shine

Feb 14th 2020, 12:29 PM 4,621 Views 19 Comments

Jordi Murphy, Jack McGrath and Craig Gilroy left on the bench for the trip to Wales.

Wayne Rooney will be 'ready' for Man United reunion
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Wayne Rooney will be 'ready' for Man United reunion

Feb 5th 2020, 10:23 AM 8,185 Views 3 Comments

Derby County will host the Red Devils in the FA Cup fifth round, with a goal from the experienced striker helping them get there.

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Farrell hails 'magnificent effort' from Sexton to perform despite minimal prep

Feb 1st 2020, 8:24 PM 11,045 Views 30 Comments

A knee injury left the new Ireland captain unable to train in full until the squad went to Portugal 10 days ago.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspires Milan on first start
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspires Milan on first start

Jan 11th 2020, 4:23 PM 7,939 Views 2 Comments

His team won and scored for the first time in four Serie A matches.

Ireland international Darren Randolph set for Premier League return - reports
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Ireland international Darren Randolph set for Premier League return - reports

Jan 6th 2020, 12:20 PM 12,183 Views 12 Comments

The goalkeeper is expected to seal a £4 million switch to West Ham.

Irish teen Aaron Connolly set for Brighton return
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Irish teen Aaron Connolly set for Brighton return

Dec 20th 2019, 9:34 AM 6,489 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old Galway native has broken into the club’s first team this season.

Libertadores winners Flamengo complete Club World Cup turnaround to reach final
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Libertadores winners Flamengo complete Club World Cup turnaround to reach final

Dec 17th 2019, 8:14 PM 9,252 Views 0 Comments

Liverpool face Monterrey in the other semi-final on Wednesday.

Old dog, new tricks - how Gasperini went from 'sad and depressed' to Italian football's 'magician'
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Old dog, new tricks - how Gasperini went from 'sad and depressed' to Italian football's 'magician'

Dec 12th 2019, 5:24 PM 5,461 Views 1 Comment

Atalanta’s Champions League fairytale simplifies the superb work their manager has accomplished in recent seasons.

Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Nov 29th 2019, 11:57 AM 3,603 Views 7 Comments

The star has come under intense scrutiny for his cooperation with US coach Alberto Salazar.

Sice saves the day for All-Ireland club champions Corofin and sends Galway football final to a replay
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# Draw At The Death

Sice saves the day for All-Ireland club champions Corofin and sends Galway football final to a replay

Oct 20th 2019, 5:26 PM 17,230 Views 4 Comments

The seven-in-a-row bid lives on after Corofin avoided a massive upset at the hands of Tuam Stars.

Assessing Kieran Kingston's return to the Cork hurling hot-seat
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Assessing Kieran Kingston's return to the Cork hurling hot-seat

Sep 30th 2019, 7:39 PM 6,497 Views 3 Comments

Kingston becomes the fifth man to come back for a second bite at the cherry in the Rebel County.

Juventus and Italy legend returns to club in new role
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Juventus and Italy legend returns to club in new role

Sep 25th 2019, 8:44 PM 9,296 Views 0 Comments

Eight-time Serie A winner Andrea Barzagli is back as part of Maurizio Sarri’s backroom staff.

'I had a lot of bad days when I had no motivation to do anything, thinking that I’m f****d, basically'
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'I had a lot of bad days when I had no motivation to do anything, thinking that I’m f****d, basically'

Sep 21st 2019, 8:30 AM 19,024 Views 10 Comments

Jayson Molumby talks to The42 about recovering from a 15-month injury nightmare to captain Ireland’s exciting U21s.

Arsenal fight back to earn point in exhilarating North London derby
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Arsenal fight back to earn point in exhilarating North London derby

Sep 1st 2019, 6:30 PM 17,270 Views 17 Comments

Alexandre Lacazette scored just before half-time, before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang equalised in the second half.

'I thought our intensity caught them by surprise' - Bradley hails players after European win
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'I thought our intensity caught them by surprise' - Bradley hails players after European win

Jul 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 5,883 Views 1 Comment

The Hoops came from behind to beat an Apollon Limassol side who beat Basel, Lazio and Marseille in last season’s competition.

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016
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Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016

Jul 25th 2019, 8:34 AM 4,487 Views 8 Comments

James O’Connor is also set for his first appearance in 2,142 days.

Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years
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Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years

Jul 17th 2019, 2:59 PM 6,255 Views 5 Comments

The powerful back row has been named on the bench for Saturday’s Rugby Championship clash with Australia.

Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return
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Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return

Jul 9th 2019, 9:34 AM 12,884 Views 4 Comments

James O’Connor could join Michael Cheika’s World Cup squad six years after a string of off-field incidents saw him exiled.

Fairytale return for Murray as he reaches doubles final at Queen's
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Fairytale return for Murray as he reaches doubles final at Queen's

Jun 23rd 2019, 11:23 AM 3,978 Views 2 Comments

The former world number one returned from career-threatening hip surgery this week.

Tallaght drama as Derry come from two down to snatch draw against Rovers
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Tallaght drama as Derry come from two down to snatch draw against Rovers

Jun 8th 2019, 9:14 PM 4,732 Views 10 Comments

Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe got the visitors’ equaliser seven minutes from time.

'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy'
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'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy'

Apr 26th 2019, 3:23 PM 48,552 Views 3 Comments

Greg O’Shea has overcome injury and disappointment with Munster to become an Ireland 7s star.

Liverpool could be handed timely boost against Porto
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Liverpool could be handed timely boost against Porto

Apr 16th 2019, 8:51 PM 11,730 Views 24 Comments

Jurgen Klopp says long-term absentee Joe Gomez is in line to make a return to the starting XI.

Major boost for Galway with star forward home from Australia this week and set to rejoin panel
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Major boost for Galway with star forward home from Australia this week and set to rejoin panel

Apr 16th 2019, 4:20 PM 32,198 Views 5 Comments

Joseph Cooney is returning to boost their attack, while Jonathan Glynn has completed a club transfer to New York.

Good news for Mayo as leading scorer and ex-AFL player make returns from injury in club action
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Good news for Mayo as leading scorer and ex-AFL player make returns from injury in club action

Apr 15th 2019, 5:27 PM 15,647 Views 1 Comment

Cillian O’Connor and Cian Hanley made their comebacks over the weekend.

Tiger Woods rolls back the years to claim stunning Masters victory
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Tiger Woods rolls back the years to claim stunning Masters victory

Apr 14th 2019, 7:28 PM 41,936 Views 81 Comments

The 43-year-old started the day two shots off the lead but battled hard to see off Francesco Molinari, Dustin Johnson and Xander Schauffele.

Rory O'Carroll makes return as Kilmacud open title defence with impressive defeat of Ballymun
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Rory O'Carroll makes return as Kilmacud open title defence with impressive defeat of Ballymun

Apr 13th 2019, 8:39 PM 14,147 Views 2 Comments

Dean Rock scored 0-7 for the losing team.

'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'
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'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'

Apr 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,982 Views 21 Comments

Robbie Henshaw is fit again after overcoming ‘one of the rarest dead legs in the world.’