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Phil Healy narrowly misses out on advancing to 400m semi-finals
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Phil Healy narrowly misses out on advancing to 400m semi-finals

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The 26-year-old missed the time qualifier spots by just 0.07 of a second.

Northern Ireland suffer narrow defeat to Andriy Shevchenko's Ukraine
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Northern Ireland suffer narrow defeat to Andriy Shevchenko's Ukraine

Jun 3rd 2021, 9:47 PM 2,533 Views 0 Comments

Oleksandr Zubkov netted the winner after only 10 minutes.

'That's where we'll see what he's made of': O'Gara has sympathy for Burns blunder and O'Mahony red
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'That's where we'll see what he's made of': O'Gara has sympathy for Burns blunder and O'Mahony red

Updated Feb 8th 2021, 8:07 PM 35,981 Views 37 Comments

The La Rochelle head coach feels more red cards are inevitable when the ruck changes so rapidly.

Calf niggle derails Addison's late push for World Cup selection
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Calf niggle derails Addison's late push for World Cup selection

Sep 3rd 2019, 6:00 AM 18,027 Views 61 Comments

Joe Schmidt opted for Munster’s Chris Farrell in his squad for Japan.

'That's a definite '65' - Limerick denied late equalising chance in All-Ireland semi-final
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'That's a definite '65' - Limerick denied late equalising chance in All-Ireland semi-final

Jul 27th 2019, 10:20 PM 74,695 Views 147 Comments

Kilkenny prevailed by a point at Croke Park to book their place in this year’s All-Ireland final.

One of the teams tipped as outsiders to win the World Cup earn hard-fought victory
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One of the teams tipped as outsiders to win the World Cup earn hard-fought victory

Jun 10th 2019, 10:35 PM 9,889 Views 2 Comments

Canada edged past Cameroon this evening.

Murray: 'I know how good I can be and I'm hungry to show that off'
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Murray: 'I know how good I can be and I'm hungry to show that off'

Apr 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 5,611 Views 14 Comments

The Munster scrum-half says the recent criticism of his form didn’t affect him as he looks to return to his world-class best.

Warnock rages at controversial calls as Loftus-Cheek completes late Chelsea comeback
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Warnock rages at controversial calls as Loftus-Cheek completes late Chelsea comeback

Mar 31st 2019, 4:48 PM 7,024 Views 8 Comments

The substitute headed in Willian’s cross in added time as the Blues rallied from a goal down pick up a 2-1 win.

Agony and ecstasy for Irish golfers on final day of European Tour Q-School
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Agony and ecstasy for Irish golfers on final day of European Tour Q-School

Nov 15th 2018, 5:45 PM 10,215 Views 4 Comments

Gavin Moynihan secured his Tour card by one shot, while Cormac Sharvin missed out by the same margin.

'Anatomically and physiologically, we're different' - Ladies footballers welcome menstrual cycle app
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'Anatomically and physiologically, we're different' - Ladies footballers welcome menstrual cycle app

Jun 21st 2018, 6:15 AM 7,449 Views 2 Comments

The effects of periods are rarely acknowledged in sport, but the FitrWoman app is aiming to change that.

18 seconds that proved decisive in Clare's thrilling win over Tipp
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18 seconds that proved decisive in Clare's thrilling win over Tipp

Jun 10th 2018, 8:06 PM 11,133 Views 6 Comments

There was a six-point swing in the Banner’s favour when Ian Galvin found the net with five minutes left.

Class of Conway and Carbery help stuttering Ireland edge past Fiji
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# Close-run Thing

Class of Conway and Carbery help stuttering Ireland edge past Fiji

Nov 18th 2017, 7:33 PM 27,128 Views 71 Comments

An experimental selection from Joe Schmidt was put under intense scrutiny by a fantastic array of Fijian talent.

Kilkenny legend Richie Hogan takes on Southampton stars in skills test
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Kilkenny legend Richie Hogan takes on Southampton stars in skills test

Aug 16th 2017, 11:47 AM 17,404 Views 3 Comments

Hogan and Shane Long last clashed during the 2004 Minors, when James Ward-Prowse was nine.

Schmidt stresses positives but Ireland leave Cardiff in deep disappointment
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Schmidt stresses positives but Ireland leave Cardiff in deep disappointment

Mar 11th 2017, 8:00 AM 24,961 Views 74 Comments

Wales scored three tries to Ireland’s zero in a 22-9 win.

We'll take it! This scrappy Séamus Coleman goal gives Ireland all three points against Georgia
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We'll take it! This scrappy Séamus Coleman goal gives Ireland all three points against Georgia

Oct 6th 2016, 9:10 PM 7,951 Views 16 Comments

The Donegal man netted early in the second-half.

Rassie Erasmus' Munster taste home defeat to Cardiff in Cork
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Rassie Erasmus' Munster taste home defeat to Cardiff in Cork

Sep 9th 2016, 9:32 PM 9,352 Views 57 Comments

Darren Sweetnam was superb for the southern province.

Analysis: Ireland leave their best try-scoring chance untaken in Port Elizabeth
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Analysis: Ireland leave their best try-scoring chance untaken in Port Elizabeth

Jun 27th 2016, 10:00 AM 10,148 Views 27 Comments

A four-on-two in the second half simply had to be converted into a try.

Roddy fine could be more 'Game of Thrones' than League of Ireland
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Roddy fine could be more 'Game of Thrones' than League of Ireland

Apr 8th 2016, 11:23 AM 4,747 Views 4 Comments

Reaction to heavy-handed fine could prompt League of Ireland managers to band together, writes John O’Sullivan.

There's no money in sports stadia, says major contractor
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There's no money in sports stadia, says major contractor

Nov 12th 2015, 12:01 AM 10,210 Views 0 Comments

But when you’re talking about a stadium worth close to a billion dollars, the small margins are a big chunk of change.

Lansdowne land second title with thrilling UBL final win over Clontarf
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Lansdowne land second title with thrilling UBL final win over Clontarf

May 9th 2015, 2:54 PM 5,556 Views 4 Comments

Scott Deasy played a central role in an absorbing final at the Aviva Stadium.

For one brief moment, every Leinster fan thought they were going to the European Cup final
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For one brief moment, every Leinster fan thought they were going to the European Cup final

Apr 19th 2015, 8:14 PM 10,142 Views 9 Comments

Leinster were a couple of feet away from their fourth European Cup final.

Heaslip's try-saving smash on Hogg is the sort of thing you'll remember in 50 years time
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Heaslip's try-saving smash on Hogg is the sort of thing you'll remember in 50 years time

Mar 21st 2015, 7:52 PM 12,074 Views 18 Comments

I want to be buried with today’s rugby when I die.

Wales edge Scotland in thrilling end-to-end encounter full of great tries
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Wales edge Scotland in thrilling end-to-end encounter full of great tries

Feb 15th 2015, 5:01 PM 10,627 Views 20 Comments

Scotland weren’t clinical enough to eke out the win.

Madigan thinks Leinster are 'a pass away' from ending their try-scoring drought
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Madigan thinks Leinster are 'a pass away' from ending their try-scoring drought

Dec 10th 2014, 7:45 AM 1,826 Views 10 Comments

The out-half also talked about the trio of confidants that help him get through pressures situations.

Saracens pile pressure on Munster with crucial away win at Sale
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Saracens pile pressure on Munster with crucial away win at Sale

Dec 6th 2014, 2:51 PM 3,844 Views 0 Comments

A piece of play from Charlie Hodgson helped Saracens to four points.

Wexford take advantage of misfiring Galway to book All-Ireland U21 hurling final spot
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Wexford take advantage of misfiring Galway to book All-Ireland U21 hurling final spot

Aug 23rd 2014, 8:06 PM 5,718 Views 2 Comments

Seven second half wides cost the Tribesmen.

Analysis: Munster match Toulon's fierce physicality but errors prove costly (Part 1)
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Analysis: Munster match Toulon's fierce physicality but errors prove costly (Part 1)

Apr 28th 2014, 9:26 PM 10,735 Views 20 Comments

Using GIFs and videos, we take a look at the excellence of Rob Penney’s men in the tight and with their restarts.

Rory Best: Ulster must stay cool and selfish to see off Saracens
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Rory Best: Ulster must stay cool and selfish to see off Saracens

Apr 1st 2014, 7:49 PM 3,217 Views 1 Comment

The hooker is counting the minutes to Saturday’s Heineken Cup quarter-final at Ravenhill.

Reed's birdie set to be Shane Lowry's golden ticket to the WGC Match Play
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Reed's birdie set to be Shane Lowry's golden ticket to the WGC Match Play

Feb 11th 2013, 11:47 AM 1,190 Views 0 Comments

Shane Lowry has held on to 65th place in the world rankings — by 0.0002 points — ahead of today’s qualifying cut-off.

VIDEO: Phil Mickelson's birdie putt for a 59 rolled around the inside of the cup and lipped out
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VIDEO: Phil Mickelson's birdie putt for a 59 rolled around the inside of the cup and lipped out

Feb 1st 2013, 10:09 AM 1,551 Views 5 Comments

By such fine margins are heroes made.

Twenty20: Porterfield laments narrow defeat
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Twenty20: Porterfield laments narrow defeat

Jul 21st 2012, 9:39 AM 198 Views 0 Comments

Despite a one run loss, the batsman vowed that Ireland would come out swinging this afternoon.