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WWE chairman Vince McMahon to resurrect XFL
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WWE chairman Vince McMahon to resurrect XFL

Jan 25th 2018, 9:11 PM 11,617 Views 12 Comments

After what will have been a 19-year gap, the the unique version of American football will return in 2020.

292 days on from horror leg break, Ireland's captain returns to training
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292 days on from horror leg break, Ireland's captain returns to training

Jan 10th 2018, 5:07 PM 22,628 Views 31 Comments

Seamus Coleman has been out of action since being on the receiving end of a reckless challenge from Wales’ Neil Taylor.

No doubting Thomas as former Celtics star shines in his Cleveland debut
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No doubting Thomas as former Celtics star shines in his Cleveland debut

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:02 AM 4,213 Views 1 Comment

The Cleveland Cavaliers welcomed Isaiah Thomas into their lineup in the NBA.

'It was a very calm half time, it wasn’t mysterious what was happening'
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'It was a very calm half time, it wasn’t mysterious what was happening'

Jan 2nd 2018, 9:45 AM 8,680 Views 41 Comments

Les Kiss says tactical changes helped turn the tide against Munster.

Former League of Ireland favourite returns to Cork City after 6 years in Britain
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Former League of Ireland favourite returns to Cork City after 6 years in Britain

Dec 30th 2017, 6:31 PM 10,431 Views 7 Comments

Graham Cummins has joined the reigning champions from St Johnstone.

Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl
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Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl

Dec 30th 2017, 3:25 PM 4,028 Views 3 Comments

The American competed in her first tennis game since giving birth four months ago.

20 months on from horror injury, Ireland's Alan Judge makes return to Brentford matchday squad
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20 months on from horror injury, Ireland's Alan Judge makes return to Brentford matchday squad

Dec 26th 2017, 9:07 PM 4,716 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner is on the bench for the Bees’ match with Aston Villa this evening.

Serena Williams will step up Grand Slam record chase with comeback set for Friday
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Serena Williams will step up Grand Slam record chase with comeback set for Friday

Dec 25th 2017, 10:21 AM 2,529 Views 5 Comments

The 23-time Grand Slam champion will face French Open champ Jelena Ostapenko on Friday in an Abu Dhabi exhibition that was previously for men only.

A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback
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A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback

Dec 20th 2017, 3:01 PM 36,056 Views 3 Comments

France’s Marion Bartoli originally retired immediately after winning the 2013 title.

NFL player was cut 3 times in a year and lived out of his car for months before becoming a star
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NFL player was cut 3 times in a year and lived out of his car for months before becoming a star

Dec 19th 2017, 10:31 AM 8,366 Views 3 Comments

Jaydon Mickens signed with the Jaguars practice squad in September.

Celtics bounce back as Thunder lift George in return to Indiana
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Celtics bounce back as Thunder lift George in return to Indiana

Dec 14th 2017, 8:13 AM 2,828 Views 4 Comments

Former Indiana Pacers star Paul George struggled for OKC, who still won midweek.

Bale returns with outside-of-the-boot assist as Real Madrid progress in the Copa Del Rey
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Bale returns with outside-of-the-boot assist as Real Madrid progress in the Copa Del Rey

Nov 28th 2017, 10:51 PM 4,820 Views 2 Comments

Zinedine Zidane named the youngest team of his reign against Fuenlabrada, while the fit-again Welshman enjoyed a cameo.

Ireland's 2012 Olympics hero John Joe Nevin makes successful return to boxing
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Ireland's 2012 Olympics hero John Joe Nevin makes successful return to boxing

Nov 25th 2017, 3:56 PM 5,091 Views 2 Comments

The Mullingar native took part in his first fight in over a year.

Ex-Wales and Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips comes out of retirement to help Scarlets
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Ex-Wales and Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips comes out of retirement to help Scarlets

Nov 21st 2017, 6:03 PM 9,971 Views 3 Comments

The 35-year-old has been included in a 27-man squad for the upcoming Pro14 games in South Africa.

BBC's Newsnight expertly trolled The Sun after its front page said BBC staff sleep on the job
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BBC's Newsnight expertly trolled The Sun after its front page said BBC staff sleep on the job

Nov 17th 2017, 9:27 AM 9,343 Views 2 Comments

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Inspiring comeback sees Ian McKinley kick crucial penalty on Italy debut
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Inspiring comeback sees Ian McKinley kick crucial penalty on Italy debut

Nov 11th 2017, 5:24 PM 15,256 Views 6 Comments

McKinley scored an important second half penalty as Italy earned their first Test win of 2017.

11 months after injury setback Paddy McNair returns to Northern Ireland squad
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11 months after injury setback Paddy McNair returns to Northern Ireland squad

Oct 30th 2017, 3:10 PM 4,131 Views 5 Comments

The 22-year-old midfielder was sidelined for 11 months after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament.

Big boost for Glasgow as Stuart Hogg to make first appearance of season against Leinster
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Big boost for Glasgow as Stuart Hogg to make first appearance of season against Leinster

Oct 19th 2017, 1:51 PM 4,647 Views 4 Comments

The Scottish fullback hasn’t played since the Lions tour.

Maria Sharapova wins her first title since return from drugs ban
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Maria Sharapova wins her first title since return from drugs ban

Oct 15th 2017, 10:35 AM 6,555 Views 9 Comments

Sharapova defeated Aryna Sabalenka 7-5, 7-6 (10/8).

Diego Costa to re-join Atletico Madrid from Chelsea for reported €60 million fee
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Diego Costa to re-join Atletico Madrid from Chelsea for reported €60 million fee

Sep 21st 2017, 3:01 PM 6,729 Views 10 Comments

The Spain international has been fronzen out by the London club’s manager Antonio Conte.

Nevin set for low-key comeback but has sight set on bigger things
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Nevin set for low-key comeback but has sight set on bigger things

Sep 13th 2017, 8:49 AM 4,273 Views 4 Comments

The Mullingar man remains undefeated as a professional.

Vulnerable All Blacks down Argentina with impressive second-half fightback
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Vulnerable All Blacks down Argentina with impressive second-half fightback

Sep 9th 2017, 11:22 AM 8,842 Views 5 Comments

Argentina had led by 10 points in the second half before a brilliant comeback from Steve Hansen’s side.

Sophie Turner absolutely burned a Game of Thrones fan who had the temerity to defend Littlefinger
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Sophie Turner absolutely burned a Game of Thrones fan who had the temerity to defend Littlefinger

Aug 31st 2017, 2:07 PM 9,957 Views 3 Comments

Yes, there are spoilers.

Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive
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Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive

Jul 22nd 2017, 2:12 PM 5,586 Views 2 Comments

Graham Shaw’s side battled from behind to beat India in the 7th/8th place World League play-off.

Compared to a young Pele at 18, has Wayne Rooney fulfilled his potential?
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Compared to a young Pele at 18, has Wayne Rooney fulfilled his potential?

Jul 11th 2017, 7:27 PM 9,657 Views 14 Comments

The England international ended a 13-year stay at Man United earlier this week, returning to boyhood club Everton.

Aaron Lennon returns to Everton training after 'stress-related incident'
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Aaron Lennon returns to Everton training after 'stress-related incident'

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:19 PM 6,788 Views 2 Comments

The 30-year-old former Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur star was photographed in the club’s gym.

Everton star on the verge of €12 million Barcelona switch
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Everton star on the verge of €12 million Barcelona switch

Jul 1st 2017, 3:11 PM 12,612 Views 7 Comments

Gerard Deulofeu is set for a return to Camp Nou after the Catalan club took advantage of a buy-back clause.

'If you think of it as nine months, you’re gonna be down in the dumps when you’re learning to walk again'
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'If you think of it as nine months, you’re gonna be down in the dumps when you’re learning to walk again'

Jul 1st 2017, 8:30 AM 5,642 Views 0 Comments

Cáit Devane on recovery from injury and Tipperary’s chances this season.

Veterans get St Pat's out of jail to secure draw against Limerick
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Veterans get St Pat's out of jail to secure draw against Limerick

Jun 24th 2017, 8:55 PM 4,434 Views 7 Comments

Ian Bermingham and Conan Byrne stuck second half goals to claw back a two goal deficit.

Wallaby star makes emotional return 10 months after he was diagnosed with leukaemia
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Wallaby star makes emotional return 10 months after he was diagnosed with leukaemia

Jun 23rd 2017, 9:57 AM 6,040 Views 7 Comments

Christian Lealiifano made 19 appearances for Australia before being diagnosed with cancer.

He's back! A welcome sight as Conor Murray makes injury return for Munster
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He's back! A welcome sight as Conor Murray makes injury return for Munster

May 6th 2017, 6:41 PM 7,619 Views 3 Comments

The scrum-half replaced Angus Lloyd shortly after the interval at Thomond Park.

The one county that were without a senior hurling team: Cavan reignite the flame
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The one county that were without a senior hurling team: Cavan reignite the flame

Apr 30th 2017, 7:30 AM 9,624 Views 21 Comments

PRO Mark O’Rourke maps their return to the inter-county scene following a six-year layoff.

A five-year battle with injury has not deterred Niamh McCarthy from chasing her dream
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A five-year battle with injury has not deterred Niamh McCarthy from chasing her dream

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:32 AM 4,073 Views 1 Comment

The Cork camogie player has made an impressive comeback from two cruciate injuries.

Man City's Jesus in line for early return in FA Cup semi-final
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Man City's Jesus in line for early return in FA Cup semi-final

Apr 21st 2017, 3:11 PM 2,674 Views 3 Comments

Pep Guardiola will be without John Stones for Sunday’s FA Cup Semi-Final against Arsenal, but Gabriel Jesus will travel with the squad.

We're going out to score five against Juve - Luis Enrique
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We're going out to score five against Juve - Luis Enrique

Apr 18th 2017, 5:03 PM 4,427 Views 10 Comments

Barcelona produced a barely-believable comeback in the last round, but their latest opponents are less likely to crumble.

Tyrone power to top of Division 1 as strong second half performance blows Cavan away
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Tyrone power to top of Division 1 as strong second half performance blows Cavan away

Mar 12th 2017, 5:30 PM 7,064 Views 10 Comments

Cavan now find themselves in a relegation dogfight.

Barcelona score SIX to stage one of the all-time great sporting comebacks
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Barcelona score SIX to stage one of the all-time great sporting comebacks

Mar 8th 2017, 9:45 PM 46,704 Views 119 Comments

WOW. Just, wow.

Boost for England as Billy Vunipola set for return to club action this weekend
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Boost for England as Billy Vunipola set for return to club action this weekend

Mar 2nd 2017, 11:13 AM 4,708 Views 11 Comments

The number eight could well feature against Ireland in this year’s Six Nations after all.

After a year spent recovering, Catherine Costigan is ready to heal in the cage
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After a year spent recovering, Catherine Costigan is ready to heal in the cage

Feb 25th 2017, 8:30 AM 2,880 Views 1 Comment

Costigan faces Wendy McKenna at the 3Arena.

Bundee Aki returns while Healy sits out Connacht's clash with Treviso
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Bundee Aki returns while Healy sits out Connacht's clash with Treviso

Feb 24th 2017, 12:35 PM 4,822 Views 8 Comments

Matt Healy picked up a minor hip issue this week.