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#End of the road

# end-of-the-road - Monday 22 November, 2021

'It has certainly had its challenges, I’ll be honest' - Griggs bows out as Ireland head coach
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'It has certainly had its challenges, I’ll be honest' - Griggs bows out as Ireland head coach

Nov 22nd 2021, 6:30 AM 5,173 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs took charge of the Ireland’s women’s team for the final time on Saturday.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 8 November, 2021

Disappointment for Irish duo as 'survivors' North Carolina Courage bow out of US title race
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Disappointment for Irish duo as 'survivors' North Carolina Courage bow out of US title race

Nov 8th 2021, 9:10 AM 3,550 Views 0 Comments

An extra-time goal ended the 2018 and 2019 champions’ involvement in the NWSL play-offs.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 10 September, 2021

Disappointment for Irish as Geelong fall to Melbourne in AFL preliminary final
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Disappointment for Irish as Geelong fall to Melbourne in AFL preliminary final

Sep 10th 2021, 7:04 PM 4,541 Views 1 Comment

Zach Tuohy, Mark O’Connor and Stefan Okunbar’s Cats were left licking their wounds after a heavy defeat.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 13 August, 2021

'13 years at the top of his game' - tributes paid to retiring Tipperary great Maher
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'13 years at the top of his game' - tributes paid to retiring Tipperary great Maher

Aug 13th 2021, 9:43 AM 6,021 Views 2 Comments

‘Inspirational. Driven. Leader.’

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

O'Brien steps down as Westmeath hurling boss after Joe McDonagh Cup success
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O'Brien steps down as Westmeath hurling boss after Joe McDonagh Cup success

Aug 4th 2021, 9:34 PM 7,296 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin man has been involved with the side for the past three years, two of those as manager.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 23 July, 2021

Irish Independent ends Neil Francis' contract after comments about Lions out-half Marcus Smith
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Irish Independent ends Neil Francis' contract after comments about Lions out-half Marcus Smith

Jul 23rd 2021, 6:03 PM 113,325 Views 104 Comments

Francis said he apologised ‘for any offence taken’, adding that he would ‘never intentionally or wilfully make a comment to disparage somebody on the basis of the colour of anyone’s skin.’

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Doubts over James O'Donoghue's Kerry future as forward steps away from squad
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Doubts over James O'Donoghue's Kerry future as forward steps away from squad

Jul 20th 2021, 2:30 PM 35,103 Views 18 Comments

The Killarney Legion player has struggled with injury issues in recent years.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 9 July, 2021

AA Roadwatch to end its radio traffic reports after 32 years
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AA Roadwatch to end its radio traffic reports after 32 years

Updated Jul 9th 2021, 1:44 PM 64,756 Views 46 Comments

AA Roadwatch first started broadcasting in 1989.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Cork All-Ireland winner Ciarán Sheehan forced to retire from inter-county football
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Cork All-Ireland winner Ciarán Sheehan forced to retire from inter-county football

Jun 20th 2021, 12:14 PM 9,737 Views 2 Comments

The former AFL player has struggled with persistent knee injuries of late.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 19 June, 2021

The second-most decorated male swimmer in history's Olympic career looks over
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The second-most decorated male swimmer in history's Olympic career looks over

Jun 19th 2021, 6:04 PM 12,232 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Lochte’s bid to make a fifth Games ended in an emotional 200m medley defeat.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 11 June, 2021

Leinster keep one eye on the future as veterans set for low-key exit
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Leinster keep one eye on the future as veterans set for low-key exit

Jun 11th 2021, 7:00 AM 8,185 Views 0 Comments

The province bring their season to a close with a home game against Dragons.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 31 May, 2021

After 450 appearances and one England cap, ex-West Ham and Wolves winger calls time on career
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After 450 appearances and one England cap, ex-West Ham and Wolves winger calls time on career

May 31st 2021, 7:56 PM 15,535 Views 1 Comment

Matt Jarvis is hanging up his boots.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 29 March, 2021

Ian McKinley retires from rugby for the second time
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Ian McKinley retires from rugby for the second time

Mar 29th 2021, 1:01 PM 11,922 Views 6 Comments

‘My professional career has been unconventional,’ the former Leinster and Italy out-half said in a statement.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey
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Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey

Mar 11th 2021, 2:34 PM 5,401 Views 0 Comments

Mari is 18 months older than Osaka, and reached a career-high of 280th in the world in 2018.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 12 February, 2021

A central pillar of Dublin hurling calls time on inter-county career after 11 years
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A central pillar of Dublin hurling calls time on inter-county career after 11 years

Feb 12th 2021, 9:46 AM 12,237 Views 0 Comments

‘The dream was to win an All-Ireland but unfortunately it wasn’t to be. I can only hope that chapter will be written in my absence.’

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Mayo veteran Donal Vaughan calls time on inter-county football career
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Mayo veteran Donal Vaughan calls time on inter-county football career

Jan 3rd 2021, 2:35 PM 10,991 Views 14 Comments

‘It has been an honour and a privilege to wear the green and red with pride.’

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Ireland's Euro qualification dream comes to an end as wait to reach first major tournament goes on
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Ireland's Euro qualification dream comes to an end as wait to reach first major tournament goes on

Dec 1st 2020, 7:25 PM 22,616 Views 22 Comments

Ever-impressive Germany were 3-1 winners at Tallaght Stadium – though Vera Pauw’s side went down fighting.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Laurina retired following Ascot disappointment
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Laurina retired following Ascot disappointment

Nov 24th 2020, 1:37 PM 5,642 Views 0 Comments

The classy mare was found to have burst blood vessels again.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 23 November, 2020

Twice-capped ex-Ireland international Alex Bruce retires from football
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Twice-capped ex-Ireland international Alex Bruce retires from football

Nov 23rd 2020, 4:40 PM 9,723 Views 4 Comments

The 36-year-old defender played in two friendlies before switching allegiance to Northern Ireland.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 1 October, 2020

'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day
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'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day

Oct 1st 2020, 3:30 PM 7,759 Views 6 Comments

The Dublin star announced his retirement from inter-county football last night.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Heartbreak as Derry City suffer Europa League exit after extra-time in Lithuania
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Heartbreak as Derry City suffer Europa League exit after extra-time in Lithuania

Aug 25th 2020, 7:54 PM 7,918 Views 7 Comments

Midfielder Donatas Kazlauskas netted the winning goal for FK Riteriai.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Duffy announces retirement after UFC loss: 'I haven’t got what it takes anymore'
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Duffy announces retirement after UFC loss: 'I haven’t got what it takes anymore'

Jul 19th 2020, 8:16 AM 15,325 Views 6 Comments

The 32-year-old Donegal man was beaten by Joel Alvarez via submission at UFC Fight Night 172.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 4 July, 2020

'A servant through good times and bad' - Carlow stalwart calls time on inter-county career after 13 years
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'A servant through good times and bad' - Carlow stalwart calls time on inter-county career after 13 years

Jul 4th 2020, 5:58 PM 6,866 Views 3 Comments

Daniel St Ledger is retiring from inter-county football, his club Kildavin/Clonegal say.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal has retired from professional rugby
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Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal has retired from professional rugby

May 20th 2020, 3:12 PM 31,506 Views 48 Comments

The 29-year-old has been struggling with a neck injury.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 4 May, 2020

'Fellas in their 30s are thinking, 'This is what I have in front of me when county football does stop''
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'Fellas in their 30s are thinking, 'This is what I have in front of me when county football does stop''

Updated May 4th 2020, 9:30 PM 46,706 Views 19 Comments

Donnchadh Walsh says GAA players should ‘take stock’ during the lockdown.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Mick McCarthy's reign as Ireland manager ends, Stephen Kenny takes over with immediate effect
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Mick McCarthy's reign as Ireland manager ends, Stephen Kenny takes over with immediate effect

Apr 4th 2020, 4:43 PM 69,908 Views 147 Comments

The FAI released a statement this afternoon.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

2020 Ladies National Football Leagues cancelled - and will not be completed
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2020 Ladies National Football Leagues cancelled - and will not be completed

Mar 24th 2020, 2:05 PM 3,151 Views 1 Comment

The LGFA confirmed the news amid the Covid-19 outbreak.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Strong Galway finish ends Cork's hopes of progression as red card proves costly
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Strong Galway finish ends Cork's hopes of progression as red card proves costly

Mar 1st 2020, 4:43 PM 11,753 Views 12 Comments

The dismissal of Robbie O’Flynn hindered the Rebels in this afternoon’s game in Salthill.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 6 January, 2020

Armagh's longest-serving player and 2006 All-Star retires after 19-year career
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Armagh's longest-serving player and 2006 All-Star retires after 19-year career

Jan 6th 2020, 5:35 PM 3,294 Views 0 Comments

Caoimhe Morgan also won three Ulster senior titles during her time with the Orchard County.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Tyson Fury splits with trainer ahead of upcoming Wilder rematch
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Tyson Fury splits with trainer ahead of upcoming Wilder rematch

Dec 15th 2019, 3:00 PM 11,285 Views 2 Comments

The British boxer and Ben Davison have parted ways.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Bayern Munich sack coach Niko Kovac
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Bayern Munich sack coach Niko Kovac

Nov 3rd 2019, 9:43 PM 8,708 Views 5 Comments

Bayern Munich suffered their worst league defeat in 10 years against Eintracht Frankfurt.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Distraught Cheika says Wallabies 'gave it everything'
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Distraught Cheika says Wallabies 'gave it everything'

Oct 19th 2019, 11:27 AM 5,244 Views 1 Comment

After Australia lost their Rugby World Cup quarter-final to England, the former Leinster boss struggled to contain his disappointment.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 5 October, 2019

All-Ireland winning Louth boss, who took over in tragic circumstances, steps down ahead of 2020
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All-Ireland winning Louth boss, who took over in tragic circumstances, steps down ahead of 2020

Oct 5th 2019, 4:30 PM 5,744 Views 1 Comment

Darren Bishop steered the county to All-Ireland junior glory at Croke Park three weeks ago.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 9 September, 2019

Kilkenny camogie boss Downey steps down after third All-Ireland final loss in-a-row
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Kilkenny camogie boss Downey steps down after third All-Ireland final loss in-a-row

Sep 9th 2019, 12:32 PM 7,002 Views 2 Comments

‘Her dedication to her county has been second to none,’ a statement reads of the Cats’ 2016 All-Ireland winning manager.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 26 August, 2019

Mayo legend Andy Moran announces retirement from inter-county football
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Mayo legend Andy Moran announces retirement from inter-county football

Aug 26th 2019, 6:40 PM 46,329 Views 40 Comments

‘I left the WhatsApp group last night and it sounds silly, but that was the toughest moment of it all.’

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Leinster champions Mullinalaghta suffer surprise elimination from Longford championship
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Leinster champions Mullinalaghta suffer surprise elimination from Longford championship

Aug 25th 2019, 9:26 PM 13,757 Views 5 Comments

The tiny, history-making parish have been beaten in their own county for the first time since 2015.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 19 August, 2019

UCD manager departs following 10-1 thrashing by Bohs
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UCD manager departs following 10-1 thrashing by Bohs

Aug 19th 2019, 9:37 PM 8,167 Views 4 Comments

Collie O’Neill and the Students have parted ways.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 11 August, 2019

After 34 matches unbeaten, Galway inflict first defeat on Kerry minors since 2013
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After 34 matches unbeaten, Galway inflict first defeat on Kerry minors since 2013

Aug 11th 2019, 3:10 PM 13,573 Views 5 Comments

The Tribesmen set-up an All-Ireland final meeting with Cork.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Laois battle bravely with 14 men but Forde's 1-12 helps Tipperary book All-Ireland semi-final
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Laois battle bravely with 14 men but Forde's 1-12 helps Tipperary book All-Ireland semi-final

Jul 14th 2019, 5:43 PM 24,252 Views 33 Comments

Liam Sheedy’s side will take on Wexford in the last four.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Irish men's team bow out of University Games in defeat to Russia
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Irish men's team bow out of University Games in defeat to Russia

Jul 10th 2019, 4:12 PM 3,244 Views 4 Comments

Both sides had a man sent off in a game decided by a penalty.

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