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Lawes, Itoje, and Conan to the fore as Lions pull off comeback win
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Lawes, Itoje, and Conan to the fore as Lions pull off comeback win

Jul 24th 2021, 9:15 PM 21,640 Views 19 Comments

The England lock was named player of the match.

Salah and De Bruyne among 8 nominees for Premier League Player of the Season
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Salah and De Bruyne among 8 nominees for Premier League Player of the Season

Jun 1st 2021, 12:24 PM 16,188 Views 27 Comments

Jack Grealish, Harry Kane and Bruno Fernandes were also recognised.

Van der Flier, Kelleher, and Henshaw among the Leinster standouts
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Van der Flier, Kelleher, and Henshaw among the Leinster standouts

Apr 11th 2021, 6:00 AM 14,001 Views 26 Comments

Leo Cullen and Stuart Lancaster’s side were superb in Sandy Park yesterday.

5 young players who have impressed in Super Rugby Aotearoa
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5 young players who have impressed in Super Rugby Aotearoa

Jun 23rd 2020, 1:02 PM 5,554 Views 4 Comments

Hoskins Sotutu, Caleb Clarke, Marino Mikaele Tu’u, Will Jordan and Cullen Grace have looked good.

5 Longford players feature on PFAI First Division Team of the Year
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5 Longford players feature on PFAI First Division Team of the Year

Oct 21st 2019, 4:16 PM 3,454 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, there are two representatives from both Shelbourne and Drogheda.

Do you agree with the RTÉ panel's World Cup team of the tournament?
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Do you agree with the RTÉ panel's World Cup team of the tournament?

Jul 7th 2019, 9:27 PM 11,069 Views 16 Comments

Richie Sadlier, Emma Byrne and Lisa Fallon had some tough calls to make.

7 Dublin stars feature on 2018 All-Star football team
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7 Dublin stars feature on 2018 All-Star football team

Nov 1st 2018, 6:45 AM 33,139 Views 87 Comments

Monaghan are the second-best represented side with three players included.

CJ Stander score among four nominees for World Rugby International Try of the Year
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CJ Stander score among four nominees for World Rugby International Try of the Year

Oct 30th 2018, 5:41 PM 21,236 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s second try in Twickenham joins a Sean Maitland-finished counter-attack and two All Blacks scores on the shortlist.

Godwin shows he's a 'quality footballer' as Wexford man Boyle impresses
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Godwin shows he's a 'quality footballer' as Wexford man Boyle impresses

Aug 19th 2018, 2:00 PM 8,382 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old back row was one of the best players in a big win over Wasps.

Ranking the 14 best signings of the Premier League season
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Ranking the 14 best signings of the Premier League season

May 13th 2016, 7:30 AM 14,167 Views 49 Comments

N’Golo Kante and other players who made an instant impact at their respective clubs.

3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s’ Six Nations win over Scotland
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3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s’ Six Nations win over Scotland

Mar 18th 2016, 9:56 PM 12,525 Views 2 Comments

Cillian Gallagher, Adam McBurney and Andrew Porter were impressive.

The white man in that photo -- 50 of the best sports articles of 2015 (part 2)
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The white man in that photo -- 50 of the best sports articles of 2015 (part 2)

Dec 29th 2015, 9:00 PM 11,504 Views 2 Comments

Also, requiem for an Irish mother, James McClean’s flag snub and how WWE went mainstream

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the group stages?
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Do you agree with our Champions League team of the group stages?

Dec 10th 2015, 12:41 PM 7,329 Views 18 Comments

Three Premier League players feature in our best XI.

Who do you think has been the best Irish footballer this year?
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Who do you think has been the best Irish footballer this year?

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:45 PM 8,964 Views 25 Comments

The PFAI nominations for ‘best overseas player’ were announced today.

Are Chelsea back on form and more Champions League talking points
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Are Chelsea back on form and more Champions League talking points

Oct 21st 2015, 12:12 PM 7,719 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, Arsenal built on their recent momentum with a superb win over Bayern.

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?
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Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Oct 1st 2015, 9:50 PM 7,781 Views 6 Comments

Joe Hart, Juan Mata and other familiar faces are included.

There are more Scots than All Blacks in our RWC Team of the Midweek
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There are more Scots than All Blacks in our RWC Team of the Midweek

Sep 25th 2015, 8:45 PM 8,114 Views 2 Comments

Plenty of Vern Cotter’s men impressed in their win over Japan.

Iain Henderson and 3 other Irish players who impressed against Wales
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Iain Henderson and 3 other Irish players who impressed against Wales

Aug 29th 2015, 5:15 PM 12,857 Views 23 Comments

Robbie Henshaw, Peter O’Mahony and Rob Kearney were strong on their returns.

Top, top analysis: Power Ranking the Six Nations pundits
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Top, top analysis: Power Ranking the Six Nations pundits

Jan 28th 2013, 6:25 PM 3,394 Views 10 Comments

George Hook, Keith Wood and Shane Horgan all feature, while Jeremy Guscott’s Gladiators days are recalled.

The FA Cup team of the week
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The FA Cup team of the week

Jan 8th 2013, 8:00 AM 1,217 Views 2 Comments

Featuring James Collins, Demba Ba, Matthew Barnes Homer and other star performers this weekend.

The Premier League team of the week
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The Premier League team of the week

Dec 4th 2012, 8:00 AM 1,194 Views 0 Comments

Following an intriguing week of Premier League action, check out who made our list of the best performers.

Just rewards: Monaghan, Dublin and Cork lead the way in All-Star nominations
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Just rewards: Monaghan, Dublin and Cork lead the way in All-Star nominations

Oct 10th 2011, 5:10 PM 365 Views 0 Comments

Players from 11 counties in all feature among the 45 nominations.

Choice cuts: do you agree with our Rugby World Cup team of the tournament so far?
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Choice cuts: do you agree with our Rugby World Cup team of the tournament so far?

Oct 3rd 2011, 9:40 PM 2,077 Views 3 Comments

We’ve picked our best XV of the tournament so far. Check it out and let us know if you agree.

Choice cuts: do you agree with our Rugby World Cup team of the week
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Choice cuts: do you agree with our Rugby World Cup team of the week

Sep 14th 2011, 4:26 PM 524 Views 0 Comments

Following a week in which we have now seen nearly every team play at least once, here is who we feel have been the standout players of the tournament so far.