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Benetton beat the Bulls to become the first Italian club to win a major trophy
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Benetton beat the Bulls to become the first Italian club to win a major trophy

Jun 19th 2021, 7:30 PM 18,152 Views 25 Comments

The Treviso club scored five tries to defeat South Africa’s Bulls 35-8 and win the inaugural Rainbow Cup.

Arsenal crash out as Emery's Villarreal seal first-ever European final spot
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Arsenal crash out as Emery's Villarreal seal first-ever European final spot

May 6th 2021, 10:18 PM 8,926 Views 17 Comments

The La Liga outfit will face Manchester United in the decider.

'They lost their nerve and started to kick us' - Mahrez
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'They lost their nerve and started to kick us' - Mahrez

May 4th 2021, 11:23 PM 6,668 Views 0 Comments

The Algerian’s brace at the Etihad Stadium sealed a 4-1 aggregate success.

Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final
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Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final

Updated May 2nd 2021, 7:13 PM 81,131 Views 13 Comments

And having qualified for the Olympics yesterday, Ireland’s mixed 4x400m team finished seventh in their final.

Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’
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Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’

Feb 6th 2021, 11:00 PM 7,779 Views 21 Comments

Scotland beat England at Twickenham for the first time since 1983 in today’s Guinness Six Nations clash.

Ajax set Dutch record with 13-0 win as Lassina Traore scores five
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Ajax set Dutch record with 13-0 win as Lassina Traore scores five

Oct 24th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,663 Views 3 Comments

The teenager is the first Ajax player to score five goals in a game since Marco van Basten did it in 1985.

Three former internationals at the helm as Ireland's first-ever women's U20 side launched
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Three former internationals at the helm as Ireland's first-ever women's U20 side launched

Oct 1st 2020, 6:35 PM 7,607 Views 2 Comments

Fiona Hayes will be the team’s head coach, with Alison Miller and Jenny Murphy also involved.

'It's been a long time coming' - Passion burns on and off the field as Bohs braced for WNL bow
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'It's been a long time coming' - Passion burns on and off the field as Bohs braced for WNL bow

Aug 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 5,300 Views 0 Comments

The history-making side’s captain, Niamh Kenna, is back in the top-flight after a six-year hiatus.

Liverpool close in on Premier League record points tally
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Liverpool close in on Premier League record points tally

Jul 8th 2020, 10:12 PM 32,385 Views 27 Comments

The Reds were too good for an error-prone Brighton tonight.

Dublin's Coláiste Eoin celebrate first Leinster senior hurling title with defeat of St Kieran's
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Dublin's Coláiste Eoin celebrate first Leinster senior hurling title with defeat of St Kieran's

Feb 23rd 2020, 1:27 PM 12,031 Views 5 Comments

A 1-16 to 0-17 success for the winners at Netwatch Cullen Park today in Carlow.

History at Dalymount as DCU crowned Collingwood Cup champions for the first time
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History at Dalymount as DCU crowned Collingwood Cup champions for the first time

Feb 5th 2020, 8:29 PM 6,942 Views 5 Comments

Star striker Jack O’Connor scored the winner in the penalty shootout.

European medalist features as 10 more records broken at Irish Swimming Championships
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European medalist features as 10 more records broken at Irish Swimming Championships

Dec 13th 2019, 11:00 PM 3,031 Views 0 Comments

Shane Ryan broke the Irish record for the 50m Butterfly.

'It felt like we had achieved something for the people in the club that won 30 years ago'
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'It felt like we had achieved something for the people in the club that won 30 years ago'

Oct 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 11,529 Views 0 Comments

Niamh O’Callaghan’s Sarsfields recently ended a 30-year famine. Now, the Cork senior champions go in search of more.

Record-breaking crowd set to attend Ireland women's Euro qualifier with Ukraine
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Record-breaking crowd set to attend Ireland women's Euro qualifier with Ukraine

Oct 4th 2019, 8:19 PM 4,319 Views 2 Comments

All 8,000 tickets have seen sold or claimed for the clash with Ukraine next week.

Union Berlin shock Dortmund in first-ever Bundesliga win
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Union Berlin shock Dortmund in first-ever Bundesliga win

Aug 31st 2019, 8:24 PM 6,210 Views 1 Comment

The hosts triumphed 3-1 in what is possibly the club’s greatest-ever win.

Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time
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Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time

Jul 9th 2019, 2:09 PM 3,624 Views 8 Comments

The historic senior double-header will take place in August.

Redmond scores 1-11 as Wexford end Leinster final hoodoo with win over Kilkenny
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Redmond scores 1-11 as Wexford end Leinster final hoodoo with win over Kilkenny

Jun 30th 2019, 1:24 PM 22,998 Views 2 Comments

Wexford’s star man struck a flurry of late points to seal a first provincial title since 1985.

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins
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St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins

Jun 13th 2019, 8:16 AM 4,898 Views 17 Comments

Jordan Binnington made 32 stops as St Louis claimed their first ever title.

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain
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Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain

Jun 9th 2019, 4:42 PM 13,253 Views 10 Comments

Connor Ronan scored the only goal of the game as Stephen Kenny’s side progressed on Sunday afternoon.

Limerick end 22-year wait for league honours in style with final win over Waterford
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Limerick end 22-year wait for league honours in style with final win over Waterford

Mar 31st 2019, 3:53 PM 27,965 Views 15 Comments

Eight points the margin that separated the teams in Croke Park

Aaron Gillane: 'The last 22 years Limerick teams couldn't win the league, that's nothing to do with us'
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Aaron Gillane: 'The last 22 years Limerick teams couldn't win the league, that's nothing to do with us'

Mar 27th 2019, 7:17 PM 9,234 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick forward is chasing more Croke Park glory this Sunday.

'It's absolutely amazing to even think about it. God, it's unbelievable - no words'
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'It's absolutely amazing to even think about it. God, it's unbelievable - no words'

Mar 4th 2019, 7:00 PM 6,575 Views 0 Comments

Aoife Ní Chaiside starred as Slaughtneil secured an historic All-Ireland three in-a-row yesterday.

Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs
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Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:35 AM 8,521 Views 21 Comments

The Japanese outfit recorded the most significant win of their brief Super Rugby life in Hamilton on Saturday.

Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England
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Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:59 PM 9,818 Views 29 Comments

Wales made history with a record 12th successive win in Test matches to keep their Grand Slam bid on course.

Ireland Rugby 7s make history in Sydney with fourth place finish at World Series
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Ireland Rugby 7s make history in Sydney with fourth place finish at World Series

Feb 3rd 2019, 12:33 PM 6,648 Views 2 Comments

Two Irish players also featured in the 2019 World Series Dream Team for their performances in Australia.

CBC Cork qualify for first Harty Cup final in 101 years after win over Thurles
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CBC Cork qualify for first Harty Cup final in 101 years after win over Thurles

Jan 26th 2019, 3:30 PM 16,114 Views 4 Comments

Jack Cahalane and Shane Barrett hit the goals in CBC’s victory today.

Patriots clinch 10th straight AFC East title with win over Bills
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Patriots clinch 10th straight AFC East title with win over Bills

Dec 23rd 2018, 9:38 PM 5,230 Views 5 Comments

New England have become the first franchise in NFL history to earn a playoff berth in 10 straight seasons.

Modric caps golden 2018 as Real Madrid lift Club World Cup
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Modric caps golden 2018 as Real Madrid lift Club World Cup

Dec 22nd 2018, 6:41 PM 7,992 Views 4 Comments

Santiago Solari celebrated his first trophy as Real Madrid’s coach with a 4-1 defeat of Al Ain in the Club World Cup final.

Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland
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Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland

Sep 9th 2018, 10:28 PM 13,707 Views 10 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side set a new series points tally, securing 23 wins from 24 matches across the four legs.

It's official! Ireland rise to 8th in world rankings after heroic World Cup run
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It's official! Ireland rise to 8th in world rankings after heroic World Cup run

Aug 7th 2018, 11:43 AM 7,106 Views 6 Comments

Graham Shaw’s Green Army have powered from 16th to their highest-ever ranking.

Ireland's hockey heroes to be welcomed home with civic reception in Dublin
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Ireland's hockey heroes to be welcomed home with civic reception in Dublin

Aug 5th 2018, 9:39 PM 30,579 Views 65 Comments

Lord Mayor and Dublin City Council organise public event for Bank Holiday Monday.

Irish contingent to the fore as USA make history and stun Scotland
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Irish contingent to the fore as USA make history and stun Scotland

Jun 17th 2018, 9:08 AM 31,210 Views 10 Comments

It finished 30-29 in Houston.

England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win
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England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win

Jun 10th 2018, 8:21 PM 7,145 Views 2 Comments

The Scots held their nerve in a lone one-day international at Edinburgh on Sunday.

Incredible scenes as Carlow record first Leinster SFC victory over Kildare since 1953
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Incredible scenes as Carlow record first Leinster SFC victory over Kildare since 1953

May 27th 2018, 4:47 PM 46,296 Views 32 Comments

Turlough O’Brien’s side did not kick one wide throughout the contest.

'Changing the mindset in the younger groups is a huge legacy from these last few years'
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'Changing the mindset in the younger groups is a huge legacy from these last few years'

Apr 15th 2018, 7:45 AM 10,431 Views 5 Comments

We spoke to Glenstal head coach Sean Skehan about his side’s Munster Schools Senior Cup success.

Armagh's St Ronan's claim first MacRory Cup title and now face Kerry's PS Chorca Dhuibhne on All-Ireland stage
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Armagh's St Ronan's claim first MacRory Cup title and now face Kerry's PS Chorca Dhuibhne on All-Ireland stage

Mar 19th 2018, 3:47 PM 5,338 Views 0 Comments

The Lurgan school ran out two-point victors in today’s decider at the Athletic Grounds.

Carlow footballers make history by clinching promotion for the first time in over 30 years
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Carlow footballers make history by clinching promotion for the first time in over 30 years

Mar 18th 2018, 3:37 PM 13,057 Views 3 Comments

Carlow will be playing in Division 3 next year.

Late points secure a Fitzgibbon semi-final spot for DCU and stop Mary I's three-in-a-row bid
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Late points secure a Fitzgibbon semi-final spot for DCU and stop Mary I's three-in-a-row bid

Feb 7th 2018, 9:30 PM 22,968 Views 3 Comments

A semi-final place has been booked for next week.

Cork minor Downey hits 0-4 as Christians reach Harty Cup semi-finals with win over St Colman's
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Cork minor Downey hits 0-4 as Christians reach Harty Cup semi-finals with win over St Colman's

Jan 10th 2018, 3:31 PM 10,252 Views 2 Comments

CBC Cork will now take on Árdscoil Rís in the last four.

St Loman's progress to first Leinster senior final where boss Dempsey prepares to face former side
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St Loman's progress to first Leinster senior final where boss Dempsey prepares to face former side

Nov 26th 2017, 4:08 PM 7,779 Views 2 Comments

The Westmeath champions scored a narrow victory over Simonstown.

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