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'I still need to step up if I want to be really serious about going for a medal'
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'I still need to step up if I want to be really serious about going for a medal'

Mar 23rd 2021, 2:53 PM 4,962 Views 1 Comment

After a fantastic season, Nadia Power feels there is plenty more work to be done.

Long-lost war medal belonging to Dublin native recovered following years of research
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Long-lost war medal belonging to Dublin native recovered following years of research

Sep 9th 2020, 10:30 PM 25,045 Views 13 Comments

Dubliner James Murray fought for Britain in the Second Boer War and the First World War.

Comerford claims brilliant 200m bronze for Ireland in Berlin
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# Fast Track

Comerford claims brilliant 200m bronze for Ireland in Berlin

Aug 22nd 2018, 8:00 PM 43,359 Views 8 Comments

The 20-year-old clocked 26.76 seconds to put herself on the podium.

Bronze for Ireland as 19-year-old Liam Glynn bags medal at World Championships in Poland
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# Sailing

Bronze for Ireland as 19-year-old Liam Glynn bags medal at World Championships in Poland

Jul 8th 2018, 5:34 PM 2,485 Views 1 Comment

Ballyholme’s Liam Glynn is seeking to secure a place at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage'
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# Scott Medal

Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage'

Dec 8th 2017, 7:04 PM 11,576 Views 12 Comments

Tony Golden was shot dead while responding to a domestic incident at a home in Omeath in 2015

Jose Mourinho explains why he gave his Uefa Super Cup medal to a young fan
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# The Generous One

Jose Mourinho explains why he gave his Uefa Super Cup medal to a young fan

Aug 9th 2017, 4:07 PM 11,987 Views 17 Comments

The Manchester United boss said his prize will mean more to the young supporter than it would to him after his side lost to Real Madrid.

The photos of Michael D welcoming home Ireland's Olympians are glorious
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# Happy Out

The photos of Michael D welcoming home Ireland's Olympians are glorious

Aug 28th 2016, 2:45 PM 6,729 Views 3 Comments

A grand day at the Áras.

Less than the blink of an eye! Sensational Barr finishes fourth in 400m hurdles final
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# Report

Less than the blink of an eye! Sensational Barr finishes fourth in 400m hurdles final

Aug 18th 2016, 4:50 PM 46,896 Views 56 Comments

Another PB and national record for Waterford’s Barr, whose time would have been good enough to medal at each of the last three Olympics.

Annalise Murphy told nobody but she came to Rio for this Olympic medal
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# Silver Lining

Annalise Murphy told nobody but she came to Rio for this Olympic medal

Aug 15th 2016, 7:15 AM 39,855 Views 11 Comments

After heartbreak four years ago, the sailor has a massive opportunity today.

This RTÉ pundit got very emotional after Team Ireland won their first Olympics medal today
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# Happiness

This RTÉ pundit got very emotional after Team Ireland won their first Olympics medal today

Aug 12th 2016, 6:20 PM 12,827 Views 9 Comments

It’s been a historic day for Irish rowing.

Rescuer of toddler who climbed out window onto busy road gets bravery award
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# Courageous Act

Rescuer of toddler who climbed out window onto busy road gets bravery award

Oct 24th 2014, 6:17 PM 21,823 Views 15 Comments

One Garda received awards for two separate acts of bravery.

How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars
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How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars

Oct 19th 2014, 6:30 PM 17,625 Views 11 Comments

Maureen Devlin was living in the Congo with her parents when the incident occurred.

Poll: Who's the greatest player never to win an All-Ireland senior football medal?
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# Have Your Say

Poll: Who's the greatest player never to win an All-Ireland senior football medal?

May 16th 2014, 10:00 PM 18,526 Views 56 Comments

Some of the greats of the game never managed to claim the Celtic Cross.

The Score.ie Christmas gift idea No 4: The Louis Smith calendar
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# Months Of Fun

The Score.ie Christmas gift idea No 4: The Louis Smith calendar

Dec 19th 2012, 12:18 PM 666 Views 0 Comments

Your pommel horse, X Factor, and Strictly-loving chum will thank you for this.

Sycerika McMahon revels in medal success after London let-down
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# Record Breaker

Sycerika McMahon revels in medal success after London let-down

Nov 28th 2012, 11:08 AM 610 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast swimmer won a bronze medal at the European Short Course Championships at the weekend.

Martyn Irvine wins silver medal at Track World Cup in Glasgow
# Up To Scratch
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# Up To Scratch

Martyn Irvine wins silver medal at Track World Cup in Glasgow

Nov 17th 2012, 1:02 PM 772 Views 1 Comment

The Irish cyclist was pipped to gold by Switzerland’s Tristan Marguet after a sprint finish.

Lewis Moody: I kept my World Cup winners' medal in a Sainsburys bag
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# Sentimental

Lewis Moody: I kept my World Cup winners' medal in a Sainsburys bag

Sep 28th 2012, 4:24 PM 1,158 Views 0 Comments

The former England flanker is hoping to display his medal and MBE properly now that he has retired.

Aung San Suu Kyi awarded with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour
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# Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi awarded with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour

Sep 20th 2012, 8:53 AM 1,523 Views 2 Comments

Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi has been presented with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour – which she was awarded while under house arrest in 2008.

More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold
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# Paralympics

More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold

Sep 1st 2012, 8:29 PM 9,134 Views 25 Comments

The Wexford man beat his original PB by seven seconds at the Aquatic Centre this evening.

Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers
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Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers

Aug 31st 2012, 9:57 PM 11,782 Views 31 Comments

Team Ireland’s youngest member claims its first medal of the London Paralympic Games.

A 10-year-old boy sent his medal to the Canadian Olympians who lost theirs through disqualification
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# London 2012

A 10-year-old boy sent his medal to the Canadian Olympians who lost theirs through disqualification

Aug 16th 2012, 9:53 AM 1,785 Views 3 Comments

“If I get rich and if I remember I will donate money to the Summer and Winter Canadian Olympics’ the child promised.

John Joe replaces Joyce on Mullingar's local currency
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# John Joe Nevin

John Joe replaces Joyce on Mullingar's local currency

Aug 13th 2012, 6:59 PM 8,815 Views 20 Comments

Nevin’s Olympic success commemorated by having his profile put on tourist notes.

Magnificent Seven: podium controversies
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# Taking A Stand

Magnificent Seven: podium controversies

Aug 10th 2012, 12:29 PM 2,396 Views 1 Comment

Sometimes athletes have more on their mind than what to do with that bouquet of flowers.

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?
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# You Tell Us

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?

Aug 9th 2012, 10:43 AM 3,447 Views 29 Comments

Michael Carruth in Barcelona? Sonia in Sydney? What’s your favourite memories of Irish Olympians in action?

Olympic Village: Day 10, wrap
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# Ladies' Night

Olympic Village: Day 10, wrap

Aug 6th 2012, 10:43 PM 9,157 Views 6 Comments

You wait four years for an Olympic medal to come along and two come along in quick succession.

John Joe Nevin seals Ireland's first medal at the Olympics
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# Podium

John Joe Nevin seals Ireland's first medal at the Olympics

Aug 5th 2012, 9:27 PM 9,073 Views 25 Comments

The Mullingar boxer assured himself of at least a bronze in the Men’s Bantam, beating Oscar Valdez Fierro in the quarter-finals.

Slain soldier Paddy Kelly to be given posthumous honour
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# Honour

Slain soldier Paddy Kelly to be given posthumous honour

Jul 13th 2012, 10:57 AM 5,548 Views 9 Comments

Pte Kelly’s family will accept the Military Star, 29 years after his death in a shoot-out with the Provisional IRA.

Bob Dylan commended for influence on American culture
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# TAMBOURINE MAN

Bob Dylan commended for influence on American culture

May 30th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,151 Views 26 Comments

From protests during the civil rights movement era to a presidential honour at the White House, times are a-changin’ for Bob Dylan.

Sycerika McMahon on the Olympic radar as she wins European silver
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# Bling

Sycerika McMahon on the Olympic radar as she wins European silver

May 28th 2012, 3:21 PM 3,576 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old swimmer was very impressive in securing second place in the 50m Breaststroke final at the Euro Championships.