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# Too soon

This year
Jack Kennedy runs out of time to be fit for Cheltenham Festival
Davy Russell is widely expected to be on board the majority of Gordon Elliott’s leading hopes at the Festival.
All time
Lockdown restrictions to remain in Kildare as Nphet dashes hopes of early release
The current advice is that they should remain in place until Sunday week.
Early polling of anonymous Oscar voters indicates bad news for Saoirse and Lady Bird
Don’t panic just yet.
Too soon? Easter eggs are already appearing on supermarket shelves all over Ireland
The Christmas tree isn’t even down yet.
Will Ferrell heartlessly joked about Ireland losing to Denmark on Today FM this morning
He was wearing a Longford jersey while he said it, which makes it only 2% more OK.
'It has become impossible for me to win this battle' - Munster's Johnny Holland forced to retire at 25
The out-half has been advised to hang up his boots prematurely on medical grounds.
Ulster rule Tommy Bowe out of South Africa Tests, expect him back for pre-season
The wing appeared to aggravate his knee injury when playing 80 minutes on his return last month.
Sean O'Brien: If Garry Ringrose played 6 Nations this year, I guarantee he gets hurt
The Leinster flanker hopes to return from his ripped hamstring tendon in a month’s time.
When is it OK to start celebrating Christmas? Here is what the experts say*
*And by experts we mean the Catholic Church, shopping centres, the council and Dublin Airport.
10,000m runner learns the hard way why you should never celebrate too early
Molly Huddle missed out on a medal thanks to premature celebration.
Liam from One Direction tried to joke about Zayn leaving, but fans were NOT ready
Directioners are in a very fragile state right now, OK Liam?
Is it too early to put up the Christmas tree?
Let our flow chart be your guide.
'I can't be compared with Tomás Ó Sé until I do what he's done' - Lee Keegan
The Mayo wing-back has received lots of praise for his play over the last few years.
People are saying Rory McIlroy won the Open because he dumped Caroline Wozniacki
Shaking our heads.
Stephen Ferris facing possible retirement due to persistent ankle injury
The brilliant blindside has played 35 times for Ireland and 106 times for Ulster.
ROG: 'If a door were to open for Munster, you'd always listen'
The former out-half believes the opportunity to lead his province has arisen too soon on this occasion.
Really, Dublin Airport?
CHRISTMAS UPDATE: The jumpers are in Penneys
The Christmas jumpers. For Christmas. Which is in just under 4 months.
Morto for Landman over this lawnmower celebration of disallowed try
‘The Lawnmower’: coming to a pre-season training session near you.
7 premature celebrity autobiographies
Write a memoir at the ripe old age of 16? Sure why not.
VIDEO: Michael Phelps' mam thought he had won butterfly gold last night
Mrs Phelps didn’t even see Chad le Clos coming.
Apologies in advance: This is a Christmas story.. but it's about toys
Hamleys of London have released their top ten predictions for Christmas, and it includes Cabbage Patch Dolls and Subbuteo…