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Bennett finishes second as Van Aert clinches back-to-back Dauphine stage victories
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# Podium

Bennett finishes second as Van Aert clinches back-to-back Dauphine stage victories

Jun 13th 2019, 5:27 PM 3,084 Views 7 Comments

The Team Bora–Hansgrohe rider finished just behind the Belgian, while Britain’s Adam Yates remains in the leader’s yellow jersey.

'Sure I have an American accent, but I'm all Irish blood. I'm Irish and I'll believe that right until the day I die'
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# Record Breaker

'Sure I have an American accent, but I'm all Irish blood. I'm Irish and I'll believe that right until the day I die'

Dec 22nd 2018, 9:35 AM 32,467 Views 10 Comments

Swimmer Shane Ryan reflects on winning Ireland’s first ever World Swimming Championships medal.

Ireland's Ryan claims world bronze in 50m backstroke final
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# Medal Alert

Ireland's Ryan claims world bronze in 50m backstroke final

Dec 14th 2018, 12:56 PM 13,569 Views 9 Comments

Setting a new Irish record, the 24-year-old was home in a time of 22.76 in China.

One of Australia's richest men fell head-first off the podium during a trophy presentation
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# Tough Old Bugger

One of Australia's richest men fell head-first off the podium during a trophy presentation

May 17th 2015, 2:42 PM 6,861 Views 1 Comment

Don’t laugh! He’s an 84-year-old man and could have been badly injured (but he wasn’t, so it’s grand).

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold
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Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold

Aug 2nd 2014, 5:17 PM 32,739 Views 36 Comments

The 27-year-old beat Devandro Laishram in Glasgow this afternoon.

Donegal's Philip Deignan third on 18th stage of Giro D'Italia
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Donegal's Philip Deignan third on 18th stage of Giro D'Italia

May 29th 2014, 8:30 PM 2,682 Views 5 Comments

The Team Sky mountain specialist finished behind the Colombian duo of Julian Arredondo and Fabio Duarte while Nairo Quintana held onto the overall lead.

Irish-born Robert Jon-McCarthy wins opening stage of this year's Rás
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# Podium

Irish-born Robert Jon-McCarthy wins opening stage of this year's Rás

May 18th 2014, 5:27 PM 9,913 Views 10 Comments

The 20-year old led home a one-two for his An Post team.

Magnificent Seven: podium controversies
# Taking A Stand
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# Taking A Stand

Magnificent Seven: podium controversies

Aug 10th 2012, 12:29 PM 2,410 Views 1 Comment

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

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 9,075 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.

Explainer: All you need to know about the women's boxing qualifiers for London 2012
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# Golden Girls

Explainer: All you need to know about the women's boxing qualifiers for London 2012

May 10th 2012, 5:51 PM 2,574 Views 10 Comments

We answer all your questions, from Katie Taylor’s biggest threats Ireland’s other medal hopes, just in case.

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain
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# Bulling

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:53 PM 219 Views 0 Comments

The Austrian driver led from start to finish, showing signs of his world-championship winning form to hold off the Lotus challenge.