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Simone Biles qualifies for Olympics after easy victory in St Louis
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Simone Biles qualifies for Olympics after easy victory in St Louis

Jun 28th 2021, 10:35 AM 2,943 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old Biles will be the oldest American women’s gymnast at the Games since 2004.

First seven Irish athletes officially selected for Tokyo Olympics
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First seven Irish athletes officially selected for Tokyo Olympics

Jun 15th 2021, 12:28 PM 6,364 Views 2 Comments

Team Ireland has confirmed five marathon runners and two race walkers to compete at the Games.

Emmet Brennan books Olympic spot with hard-fought win over Sweden's Liridon Nuha
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Emmet Brennan books Olympic spot with hard-fought win over Sweden's Liridon Nuha

Jun 7th 2021, 8:41 PM 3,010 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile Kellie Harrington and Michaela Walsh will both box for gold tomorrow after winning their respective semi-finals bouts.

Kellie Harrington books Olympics spot with superb victory against world champion Maiva Hamadouche
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Kellie Harrington books Olympics spot with superb victory against world champion Maiva Hamadouche

Updated Jun 5th 2021, 7:33 PM 7,727 Views 10 Comments

The Dubliner won by unanimous decision against a vaunted French opponent.

Ireland's mixed 4x400m relay team seal qualification for Tokyo Olympics
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Ireland's mixed 4x400m relay team seal qualification for Tokyo Olympics

May 1st 2021, 9:35 PM 48,012 Views 8 Comments

Chris O’Donnell, Phil Healy, Sharlene Mawdsley and Thomas Barr: take a bow!

Sensational Irvine seals qualification for Tokyo Olympics but Walker misses out in London
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Sensational Irvine seals qualification for Tokyo Olympics but Walker misses out in London

Updated Mar 16th 2020, 8:15 PM 5,884 Views 3 Comments

The ‘Wee Rooster’ is off to Tokyo after dominating a barnburner versus his teak-tough Hungarian opponent.

Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai
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Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai

Nov 28th 2019, 11:31 AM 8,892 Views 9 Comments

The 13-man squad will make their debut as a core team on the HSBC World Rugby Men’s Sevens Series.

Picamoles named in France World Cup squad as Lyon and La Rochelle pair dropped
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Picamoles named in France World Cup squad as Lyon and La Rochelle pair dropped

Sep 2nd 2019, 10:38 PM 10,982 Views 7 Comments

Felix Lambey and Dany Priso have been left out of the 31-man selection travelling to Japan.

Hill named in Wales World Cup squad despite leg fracture while Patchell also included
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Hill named in Wales World Cup squad despite leg fracture while Patchell also included

Sep 1st 2019, 3:17 PM 8,386 Views 9 Comments

Rob Evans and Samson Lee are the surprise omissions from Warren Gatland’s 31-man squad.

Carbery included in 40-man training squad as Cooney among trio cut
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Carbery included in 40-man training squad as Cooney among trio cut

Aug 14th 2019, 3:05 PM 41,468 Views 107 Comments

The IRFU confirmed that the Munster fly-half should be available for selection in four to six weeks.

Sunday best secures Olympic qualification for Ireland's Boyce
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Sunday best secures Olympic qualification for Ireland's Boyce

May 19th 2019, 3:43 PM 4,295 Views 2 Comments

The race walker will compete at his third Olympics in Tokyo next summer.

Leavy in Leinster squad for South Africa as Cullen includes six academy players
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Leavy in Leinster squad for South Africa as Cullen includes six academy players

Oct 31st 2018, 4:34 PM 9,006 Views 12 Comments

The flanker is named in the province’s 27-man panel for their trip to Port Elizabeth.

A complete guide to Irish footballers playing in the Premier League this season
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A complete guide to Irish footballers playing in the Premier League this season

Aug 12th 2017, 8:30 AM 19,175 Views 5 Comments

There will be a record low of Irish players in the Premier League in 2017/18.

An Irish couple gave out this lovely package to passengers when flying with their baby
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An Irish couple gave out this lovely package to passengers when flying with their baby

May 11th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,716 Views 18 Comments

Ear plugs, Creme Egg, and a little note.

Team Ireland has one more golfer confirmed for Rio as Stephanie Meadow gets the call
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Team Ireland has one more golfer confirmed for Rio as Stephanie Meadow gets the call

Jul 15th 2016, 3:04 PM 6,922 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old joins Leona Maguire, Padraig Harrington and Seamus Power.

Team Ireland beginning to take shape as badminton stars secure Olympic qualification
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Team Ireland beginning to take shape as badminton stars secure Olympic qualification

May 20th 2016, 3:34 PM 10,606 Views 8 Comments

Scott Evans and Chloe Magee become the latest Irish athletes to secure their place in Rio.

Joy for David Oliver Joyce as another Irish boxer qualifies for the Rio Olympics
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Joy for David Oliver Joyce as another Irish boxer qualifies for the Rio Olympics

Apr 17th 2016, 4:38 PM 5,615 Views 2 Comments

The lightweight is the sixth Irish boxer to guarantee his participation at this summer’s Games.

Ireland have another Rio representative as Kieran Behan books Olympic place
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Ireland have another Rio representative as Kieran Behan books Olympic place

Apr 17th 2016, 1:58 PM 6,311 Views 1 Comment

The gymnast’s place at this summer’s Games was confirmed this morning.

'Places are up for grabs. We've a number of players I'd like to see' - O'Neill
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'Places are up for grabs. We've a number of players I'd like to see' - O'Neill

Jan 11th 2016, 6:00 PM 8,301 Views 18 Comments

The Ireland manager is encouraging those on the periphery to make a late push for a spot in his Euro 2016 squad.

Raheem Sterling is off on tour with Liverpool but Balotelli and Borini left to train at Melwood
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Raheem Sterling is off on tour with Liverpool but Balotelli and Borini left to train at Melwood

Jul 11th 2015, 2:43 PM 7,542 Views 21 Comments

The England forward is included in the squad despite trying to force a move away.

Ireland's Fiona Doyle adds bronze medal to Olympic qualification
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Ireland's Fiona Doyle adds bronze medal to Olympic qualification

Jul 6th 2015, 6:30 PM 6,689 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old claimed third in the 100m Breaststroke at the World University Games after securing an ‘A’ qualification time yesterday.

Fugitive former solicitor Michael Lynn to be extradited from Brazil over €80m debts
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Fugitive former solicitor Michael Lynn to be extradited from Brazil over €80m debts

Dec 16th 2014, 10:41 PM 11,610 Views 0 Comments

Lynn faces charges in Ireland relating to property debts.

Italy, Netherlands seal World Cup spots
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Italy, Netherlands seal World Cup spots

Sep 10th 2013, 11:56 PM 1,476 Views 0 Comments

The two become the first European sides to qualify for Brazil.

England look to Simpson for cover
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England look to Simpson for cover

Aug 22nd 2011, 8:23 PM 375 Views 0 Comments

England manager Martin Johnson has named his squad for next month’s Rugby World Cup.