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# End of an era

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'It wasn't an easy decision' admits Kidney as Brian O'Driscoll loses Ireland captaincy for 6 Nations
Jamie Heaslip takes over the role and BOD accepts the decision says head coach Declan Kidney.
GAA fans lose an institution as Quinns of Drumcondra shuts its doors
Where many a day turned to midnight…
GAA fans lose an institution as Quinns of Drumcondra shuts its doors
Where many a day turned to midnight…
Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road
Endeavour’s two-miles-per-hour journey to the California Space Centre will mean all four shuttles have been rehoused.
Column: Clerys is an O’Connell St icon – and the street has changed a lot
Dublin historian Pat Liddy describes the chequered history of the famous department store.
Munster mauled: O'Driscoll 'sickened' by error count
The stalwart Munster lock could not hide the disappointment of ending his career on a major low.
'I hoped to play on for another two or three years' - Wallace
Nine months on from the knee injury which ended his career, David Wallace says the pain simply would not go away.
Guardiola to leave Barcelona
After suffering at hat-trick of public disappointments in quick succession, Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola has declared his intention to leave the club at season’s end.
Kauto Star likely to be retired
Clive Smith, owner of the two-time Gold Cup winner, described himself as “90% sure” he’d raced his final competitive fixture.
Pep talk: Barca bosses plan for next season without Guardiola
With Pep Guardiola’s contract running out again this summer, the board at the Nou Camp are not counting any chickens.
Dublin’s 74-year-old doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today
Business was good at The Doll Store but expensive overheads mean it will only continue to trade online.
LIVE: Watch the launch of NASA's Juno explorer to Jupiter
Live footage from NASA TV as a solar-powered spacecraft begins its five-year exploratory journey to Jupiter.
WATCH: Atlantis separates from space station for the last time
The shuttle will land back on earth this Thursday, having completed its duties at the ISS.
What next for Munster?
There’s big changes needed at Thomond Park it seems, after yesterday’s shattering defeat in the south of France.
Is Munster's humbling Heineken Cup defeat in France amongst their five worst?
Tony McGahan is left shattered by a humbling defeat in the south of France, leaving Munster’s season in shreds. But is the loss amongst the most painful?
When we were rich: the sporting highlights from the Celtic Tiger years
The party may be over but it was good while it lasted on the field of play.