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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Last Chance Saloon

Last year
2022
# operation red meat
Military in the Channel and scrapping the licence fee: Johnson plots policies to save his job
The UK Prime Minister is on the brink.
All time
# Last Chance Saloon
What can we expect from Scotland? Great Scots or the great pretenders?
Scotland have beaten Ireland only four times in the Six Nations era – so why will it be different tomorrow?
AS IT HAPPENED
Trump and Biden dial aggression down a notch in final presidential debate
The debate began at 2am Irish-time and last for just over 90 minutes.
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Under-fire Kepa handed chance to hold off new signing Mendy for Chelsea starting slot
The Blues have added a goalkeeper to take their summer spending past €250m, and they are still being linked with a move for Declan Rice.
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If Munster miss out on quarters it won't be a failure, argues Quinlan
Former Munster great says perspective is needed as Johann van Graan’s side face survival Sunday in Paris.
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Johnson v Corbyn: The key moments from the final head-to-head election debate
The BBC hosted the hour-long face off.
# last ditch effort
Leo Varadkar to meet Boris Johnson tomorrow to discuss securing a Brexit deal
Michel Barnier said today that the EU and UK are “not really in a position to be able to find an agreement at this time”.
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There's been a huge increase in the number of Leaving Cert appeals
The increase comes after last year’s legal challenge.
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Seamus Power finds his season's best when he needed it most
The Waterford native — battling to keep his PGA Tour card — shot an opening-round 64 at the Wyndham Championship.
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On your marks: Entries for sold-out Dublin Marathon re-open on Monday
Organisers are opening up an additional 2,500 spaces on a first come, first served basis.
AS IT HAPPENED
Áras race enters endgame as all six candidates take part in RTÉ Prime Time debate
David McCullagh was on hosting duties in Montrose.
# Last Chance Saloon
Kell Brook says time is running out to make grudge match with 'little b**ch' Khan
Kell Brook believes 2018 could be the last chance to make a fight between himself and Amir Khan.
# Last Chance Saloon
'There was an awful sense of disappointment. We felt like we let something slip and get away from us'
Kerry snatched a draw against Monaghan at the weekend which means the Ulster side will have to get a result against Galway to progress to the All-Ireland semi-finals.
# Last Chance Saloon
On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation
Leo Messi and the rest of Jorge Sampaoli’s troubled squad have one final shot at redemption against Nigeria on Tuesday.
# Last Chance Saloon
Bath thrash London Irish to confirm Ulster will face Ospreys for last Champions Cup berth
We’re set for a Sunday showdown at Kingspan Stadium.
# Last Chance Saloon
'The door is not completely shut': No more slip-ups as Ulster bid to save faltering season
Jono Gibbes has urged his players to build on last week’s win in Edinburgh.
# disclosures tribunal
McDowell probes for cracks in Nóirín O'Sullivan's narrative but fails to land knockout blow
Nóirín O’Sullivan has been consistent and composed in the face of fierce questioning this week.
# Last Chance Saloon
Mayo face tricky trip to Clare in Round 3A, Meath to host Donegal
Both games will be played this weekend, 8/9 July.
# On your marks!
The player ratings as the Lions are held to a draw by Hurricanes
Iain Henderson stood out for the tourists, but his yellow card signaled the start of a brilliant ‘Canes comeback.
# Last Chance Saloon
'I'd just be thankful to play again' - Ireland defender's mission to find a club after nightmare spell
32-year-old Sean St Ledger is refusing to retire despite being out of football for the past 18 months.
LIVE
Northampton Saints v Connacht, Champions Cup play-off semi-final
We went minute-by-minute as Connacht tried to extend their season and hope of playing in the Champions Cup next season.
May 20th 2017, 5:47 PM Carty is smashed behind the gainline. Saints pour in after the breakdown AND WIN THE TURNOVER. FULL-TIME! Northampton 21 Connacht 15
May 20th 2017, 5:35 PM PENALTY! Northampton 21 Connacht 15 (Mallinder ’70)
May 20th 2017, 5:25 PM TRY! Northampton 18 Connacht 15 (Heffernan ’61)
# remain campaign
Connacht to face Northampton in Champions Cup play-off after Stade Francais triumph
The Paris club had previously lost four European finals — two in the premier European Cup.
# Last Chance Saloon
Lobov keen to capitalise on unexpected third bite at the cherry at UFC 202
The 30-year-old has been tasked with getting SBG Ireland off to a winning start this weekend in Las Vegas.
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5 talking points as Clare, Limerick, Cork and Wexford set for qualifier battles
It’s all on the line in next Saturday’s All-Ireland SHC qualifiers in Thurles, with quarter-final spots on offer.
# Last Chance Saloon
Maguire returns in goal as Dublin hurlers make 3 changes for crunch Cork clash
The Dubs will be aiming to keep their season alive when they face the Rebels at Páirc Uí Rinn tomorrow night.
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Ireland name Niamh Briggs in 7s squad for this weekend's Olympic qualifier in UCD
The stakes couldn’t be any higher for the
# all or nothing
'It's not the end of the world. Keep your head up. We still have one more chance' - Randolph
Ireland’s number one is staying positive despite the disappointment of their latest result at Euro 2016.
# Last Chance Saloon
Van Gaal: Manchester derby a 'do-or-die' fixture in United's season
The rivals lock horns at 4pm this afternoon.
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Oscar Pistorius is not giving up on avoiding jail for murder
He’s appealing his murder conviction, but even if he fails he mightn’t be sentence to prison.
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Here's why it's very unlikely Diarmuid Connolly's DRA appeal would succeed
The Dublin star is expected to take his case to the independent Disputes Resolution Authority.
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'It's something the players will be very alien to' - Last chance for Welsh outsiders
Neil Jenkins says that there are “numerous” places up for grabs in the Welsh squad.
# Last Chance Saloon
Mastermind Schmidt, rising White and more talking points from Ireland's XV
Luke Fitzgerald at 13, frontliners return and Joe Schmidt’s masterplan.
# Last Chance Saloon
Sam Burgess to make England debut as Lancaster names team for first World Cup warm-up
France are the opposition this Saturday.
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5 talking points as Sligo, Tyrone, Donegal and Galway target All-Ireland quarter-finals
The scene is set for the round 4B qualifiers.
# Last Chance Saloon
Cork, Kildare, Westmeath and Fermanagh staring at All-Ireland football qualifier exit door
The championship will end for two of these four counties this weekend.
# Last Chance Saloon
5 key questions as Tipp, Tyrone, Galway and Derry face qualifier battles
It’s a big weekend in the All-Ireland football qualifiers.
# Last Chance Saloon
6 talking points as Cork, Clare, Limerick and Dublin chase hurling qualifier glory
It’s two from four to advance to the All-Ireland hurling quarter-finals.
# Last Chance Saloon
5 talking points from the All-Ireland hurling qualifier round 1 draw
There’s plenty at stake in the four upcoming clashes.
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Connacht 'have nothing to fear' in Champions Cup visit to Gloucester
Captain John Muldoon explained the difficulty of first-halves at the Sportsground.
# Last Chance Saloon
An openside question for Munster and more talking points as the Pro12 comes down to the wire
Three Irish provinces have a lot to play for tomorrow.