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Irish sailing finish Race 12 in first place but just fall short of medal final spot
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Irish sailing finish Race 12 in first place but just fall short of medal final spot

Jul 31st 2021, 9:57 AM 6,978 Views 6 Comments

Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove are in 13th place overall in the men’s 49er class.

Huge blow for Tipperary as two-time All-Ireland winner suffers cruciate injury
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Huge blow for Tipperary as two-time All-Ireland winner suffers cruciate injury

Jun 25th 2021, 5:58 PM 6,806 Views 4 Comments

Aishling Moloney is set for a lengthy stint on the sidelines.

Japan coach sorry for her players after 'cruel' penalty ends World Cup dream
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Japan coach sorry for her players after 'cruel' penalty ends World Cup dream

Jun 26th 2019, 9:58 AM 3,611 Views 1 Comment

Lieke Martens’ late spot-kick sent Japan crashing out of the Women’s World Cup at the hands of Netherlands.

'It was always going to be a massive ask': Gregan misses out on Worlds final spot
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'It was always going to be a massive ask': Gregan misses out on Worlds final spot

Aug 6th 2017, 8:37 PM 5,144 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner finished in sixth place in the 400m semi-final.

Mark English fails to qualify for 800m semi-finals at the World Championships
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Mark English fails to qualify for 800m semi-finals at the World Championships

Aug 5th 2017, 1:47 PM 4,442 Views 14 Comments

English finished in fifth place in heat five.

A superfan spent nearly €7,000 on Adele concerts... and they all got cancelled
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A superfan spent nearly €7,000 on Adele concerts... and they all got cancelled

Jul 6th 2017, 9:12 AM 5,669 Views 2 Comments

The universe does not want this woman to see Adele.

Toulon's owner paid a very classy gesture to Clermont fans after the Champions Cup final
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Toulon's owner paid a very classy gesture to Clermont fans after the Champions Cup final

May 2nd 2015, 9:30 PM 16,562 Views 16 Comments

See, Mourad Boudjellal isn’t completely evil.

The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip
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The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip

Feb 15th 2015, 6:25 PM 20,062 Views 6 Comments

This slip proves that the bookies know more about rugby than everyone except Joe Schmidt.

The 10 players unlucky to miss out on a football or hurling Allstar
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The 10 players unlucky to miss out on a football or hurling Allstar

Oct 25th 2014, 1:59 PM 9,948 Views 3 Comments

The 2014 hurling and football Allstar teams were officially announced last night in the capital.

Government set to overturn rejection of Labour senator from banking inquiry
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Government set to overturn rejection of Labour senator from banking inquiry

Jun 5th 2014, 9:30 AM 16,774 Views 51 Comments

Independent senator Seán Barrett and Fianna Fáil’s Marc Mac Sharry were both recommended to sit on the inquiry meaning the government lost its majority.

Companies 'fire their best workers during recessions'
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Companies 'fire their best workers during recessions'

Nov 11th 2012, 8:30 AM 12,489 Views 17 Comments

High-skilled – but high wage-earners – are among those most likely to be let go, finds Columbia University research.

Fourth place finish sees Puspure miss out on semi-finals
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Fourth place finish sees Puspure miss out on semi-finals

Jul 31st 2012, 1:34 PM 443 Views 0 Comments

The rower came up short in her single sculls quarter-final this morning.