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3-6 for magic Mackin as Armagh see off Mayo to reach All-Ireland quarter-finals
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3-6 for magic Mackin as Armagh see off Mayo to reach All-Ireland quarter-finals

Jul 24th 2021, 6:58 PM 5,302 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere today, Katie Murray hit 2-3 as Waterford booked a last-eight date with Cork.

Rising stars Adeleke, McPhillips and Griggs deliver gold medals for Ireland at U20 European Championships
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# Super Saturday

Rising stars Adeleke, McPhillips and Griggs deliver gold medals for Ireland at U20 European Championships

Updated Jul 17th 2021, 4:44 PM 8,273 Views 10 Comments

A remarkable day sees Ireland leading the medal table.

'A whirlwind of emotions. It's unexpected' - from Irish rugby retirement to dream Dublin return
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# Superstar

'A whirlwind of emotions. It's unexpected' - from Irish rugby retirement to dream Dublin return

Jun 27th 2021, 6:30 AM 4,152 Views 0 Comments

Hannah Tyrrell topped off an ‘incredible’ few weeks with a Division 1 league medal in Croke Park.

Belfast 12-year-old sets new 5km world record for athlete of her age
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# Some Going

Belfast 12-year-old sets new 5km world record for athlete of her age

Apr 27th 2021, 6:49 PM 31,355 Views 9 Comments

Emer McKee – remember the name.

Record-breaker Haaland can 'dominate an era'
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# Superstar

Record-breaker Haaland can 'dominate an era'

Mar 10th 2021, 11:20 PM 5,725 Views 13 Comments

The Norwegian phenomenon has now scored a career total of 20 goals in just 14 Champions League games.

Solskjaer 'keeps in touch' amid claims only 10 clubs can afford Haaland
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Solskjaer 'keeps in touch' amid claims only 10 clubs can afford Haaland

Feb 24th 2021, 9:23 PM 8,594 Views 2 Comments

The 20-year-old striker has established himself as one of the hottest prospects in world football.

Neymar reaches milestone but PSG held ahead of Man United clash
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Neymar reaches milestone but PSG held ahead of Man United clash

Nov 28th 2020, 10:43 PM 6,377 Views 4 Comments

The Ligue 1 leaders drew 2-2 with Bordeaux tonight.

Three crucial goals and two massive wins in 24 hours: A special weekend for Cork's dual hero Noonan
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Three crucial goals and two massive wins in 24 hours: A special weekend for Cork's dual hero Noonan

Nov 9th 2020, 2:43 PM 5,506 Views 0 Comments

‘I’m tired today but you forget about it with the buzz and adrenaline you have for the the next game.’

Toulouse sensation Cheslin Kolbe continues to thrill in a sport full of giants
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# Superstar

Toulouse sensation Cheslin Kolbe continues to thrill in a sport full of giants

Sep 21st 2020, 4:08 PM 6,593 Views 8 Comments

The 26-year-old World Cup winner was a difference-maker for Toulouse against Ulster.

'She’s played just 12 games of football in her life and is now being touted as one of the best midfielders in the league'
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# The Wizard Of Oz

'She’s played just 12 games of football in her life and is now being touted as one of the best midfielders in the league'

Aug 4th 2020, 6:00 PM 17,636 Views 5 Comments

History-making Tipperary ace Aisling McCarthy is looking to build on two impressive AFLW seasons at a new club.

United star Bruno Fernandes wins another Premier League Player of the Month award
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# Going Well

United star Bruno Fernandes wins another Premier League Player of the Month award

Jul 10th 2020, 12:25 PM 8,520 Views 12 Comments

The Portuguese midfielder has enjoyed a dream start at Old Trafford.

All Blacks goal on hold as league sensation Kalyn Ponga signs new NRL deal
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# Staying Put

All Blacks goal on hold as league sensation Kalyn Ponga signs new NRL deal

Jun 16th 2020, 11:44 AM 9,446 Views 3 Comments

The 22-year-old has agreed a new four-year contract with the Newcastle Knights.

'When people introduce me as that, I'm just like, 'Head down' - I hate all that kind of stuff'
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# Sprint Star

'When people introduce me as that, I'm just like, 'Head down' - I hate all that kind of stuff'

Feb 2nd 2020, 7:00 AM 21,049 Views 2 Comments

Phil Healy paints the picture of her athletics journey, touching on her relationship with her fellow sprinter sister Joan and how the title ‘Ireland’s fastest woman’ sits with her.

Messi breaks Champions League record in Dortmund win
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# Superstar

Messi breaks Champions League record in Dortmund win

Nov 27th 2019, 10:06 PM 19,499 Views 4 Comments

Borussia Dortmund need to win on the final matchday to qualify from the Champions League group stage after a 3-1 loss away to Barcelona.

Ronaldo on 700th career goal: 'Records come naturally'
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# Superstar

Ronaldo on 700th career goal: 'Records come naturally'

Oct 15th 2019, 8:07 AM 4,608 Views 6 Comments

Cristiano Ronaldo hit the 700-goal mark for club and country on Monday, but had mixed feelings following Portugal’s 2-1 loss to Ukraine.

Cristiano Ronaldo closes in on a century of international goals
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# Superstar

Cristiano Ronaldo closes in on a century of international goals

Oct 11th 2019, 10:04 PM 9,092 Views 17 Comments

The Juventus star was on target in Portugal’s win over Luxembourg.

Saltonstall reigns supreme to land Premier Handicap in Galway
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# Superstar

Saltonstall reigns supreme to land Premier Handicap in Galway

Jul 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 3,545 Views 1 Comment

Colin Keane steered the 9-1 shot to victory trainer Ado McGuinness.

'Salah is now one of the best three players in the world'
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# Superstar

'Salah is now one of the best three players in the world'

Jun 20th 2019, 5:44 PM 8,539 Views 33 Comments

Egypt captain Ahmed Elmohamady feels the Liverpool star has few peers.

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'
# Rise
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# Rise

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'

Mar 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 33,268 Views 10 Comments

From second-choice scrum-half to world-class 13, Garry Ringrose’s rise has been extraordinary.

Ireland teen star Kiernan hits stunning West Ham hat-trick on return from injury
# The Prodigy
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# The Prodigy

Ireland teen star Kiernan hits stunning West Ham hat-trick on return from injury

Feb 18th 2019, 3:17 PM 5,659 Views 1 Comment

The Cavan striker was on fire yesterday.

From opening an 18th season of inter-county football to a huge netball performance in Manchester
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# Superstar

From opening an 18th season of inter-county football to a huge netball performance in Manchester

Feb 4th 2019, 10:20 PM 6,877 Views 1 Comment

Armagh star Caroline O’Hanlon has had a manic two days.

'Football was her life - it was all she ever wanted to do': The revolutionary and unheralded Irish icon
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'Football was her life - it was all she ever wanted to do': The revolutionary and unheralded Irish icon

Jan 27th 2019, 9:29 PM 33,849 Views 16 Comments

Anne O’Brien was still a teenager when she made history and signed for Stade de Reims. The rest of her story is even more remarkable.

Sensational Cracksman obliterates classy field to win another Champion Stakes
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# Superstar

Sensational Cracksman obliterates classy field to win another Champion Stakes

Oct 20th 2018, 4:41 PM 3,465 Views 3 Comments

Back-to-back Champion Stakes for John Gosden’s superstar colt.

Neymar eager to repay supporters' affection after giving shirt to crying boy
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# Superstar

Neymar eager to repay supporters' affection after giving shirt to crying boy

Sep 23rd 2018, 9:59 PM 5,107 Views 3 Comments

An emotional young fan met the forward as he left the pitch, and the 26-year-old insisted he was not angry at being substituted.

'A huge career ahead of her' - 13-year-old sensation called into Ireland training camp
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# Class Act

'A huge career ahead of her' - 13-year-old sensation called into Ireland training camp

Aug 3rd 2018, 8:09 AM 14,260 Views 7 Comments

Jessie Stapleton – remember the name.

Ronaldo arrives in Turin ahead of Juventus unveiling
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# Superstar

Ronaldo arrives in Turin ahead of Juventus unveiling

Jul 15th 2018, 7:21 PM 12,878 Views 4 Comments

There the five-time Ballon d’Or winner will sign a four-year contract worth a reported €30 million

Real Madrid officially rule out making Neymar bid
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# Superstar

Real Madrid officially rule out making Neymar bid

Jul 13th 2018, 11:59 PM 6,167 Views 5 Comments

The European champions have been constantly linked to the attacker.

'I didn't think he'd go on to become the best centre-forward in the world'
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# Superstar

'I didn't think he'd go on to become the best centre-forward in the world'

Jul 11th 2018, 4:11 PM 9,128 Views 7 Comments

Harry Redknapp gave the Tottenham star his senior debut, but admits to being surprise at the extent of his progress since then.

Neville's tribute to De Bruyne: He's like a Scholes and Beckham hybrid
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# Superstar

Neville's tribute to De Bruyne: He's like a Scholes and Beckham hybrid

Apr 23rd 2018, 9:32 PM 5,276 Views 11 Comments

The Manchester City midfielder may not have won the PFA Player of the Year award but he has been hailed by the former United defender.

'You're not talking about a normal, mortal human'
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'You're not talking about a normal, mortal human'

Mar 28th 2018, 11:09 PM 9,212 Views 8 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic could be set for his MLS debut as early as this weekend.

'I got a telephone call from Cork City who said they would look after me and help me get fit'
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'I got a telephone call from Cork City who said they would look after me and help me get fit'

Jan 1st 2018, 2:00 PM 10,337 Views 3 Comments

In an extract from his book, Liverpool legend Terry McDermott recalls his brief stint in the League of Ireland.

Australia's most decorated player drops out of International Rules series for personal reasons
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# Superstar

Australia's most decorated player drops out of International Rules series for personal reasons

Nov 7th 2017, 12:55 PM 9,491 Views 2 Comments

Two-time Brownlow medalist Gary Ablett won’t play any part in the two-game series.

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?
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# Profile

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?

Jun 11th 2017, 6:59 AM 5,073 Views 5 Comments

David Alaba will be hoping to inspire his side against Ireland, having made the difference in previous games.

Fasting for Ramadan, Sonny Bill Williams hungry to bring down the Lions
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# Superstar

Fasting for Ramadan, Sonny Bill Williams hungry to bring down the Lions

Jun 6th 2017, 6:30 AM 11,693 Views 3 Comments

The Blues centre has recovered from a knee issue to start at inside centre tomorrow.

Inspired Ronaldo puts Real Madrid on brink of Champions League final
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Inspired Ronaldo puts Real Madrid on brink of Champions League final

May 2nd 2017, 9:38 PM 26,638 Views 53 Comments

The Portuguese superstar put the hosts in front on 10 minutes, before seemingly putting the tie to bed.

Taoiseach found Ali's death the most difficult celebrity loss to take this year
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# Sports Fan

Taoiseach found Ali's death the most difficult celebrity loss to take this year

Dec 26th 2016, 6:45 PM 12,492 Views 32 Comments

The Taoiseach also said he believed UFC fighter Conor McGregor is a superstar.

LeBron James trumps Kobe Bryant's record on another milestone night
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# Friday Night Lights

LeBron James trumps Kobe Bryant's record on another milestone night

Nov 12th 2016, 11:41 AM 5,001 Views 0 Comments

He became the youngest player in NBA history to reach 27,000 career points.

21 gold medals! Unstoppable Michael Phelps secures historic triumph in Rio
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21 gold medals! Unstoppable Michael Phelps secures historic triumph in Rio

Aug 10th 2016, 2:39 AM 26,741 Views 34 Comments

The American earned his 200m butterfly win with a time of 1.53.36, before prevailing as part of the US 4x200m freestyle team.

8 of Lionel Messi's best performances in 2015
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8 of Lionel Messi's best performances in 2015

Jan 11th 2016, 7:15 PM 6,034 Views 2 Comments

The Barcelona attacker won his fifth Ballon d’Or this evening.

CR7 is now literally out of this world
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CR7 is now literally out of this world

Jun 18th 2015, 8:39 PM 12,748 Views 15 Comments

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo’s legacy will live on forever in outer space.

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