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# Looking Forward

This year
'You didn't know if it was a Crokes player, a Glen player or the referee'
All time
'Massive loss' for Kilkenny hurlers as Conor Browne steps away for 2023 season
‘I am as excited about this role now as I have ever been’
McIlroy confident about finding solutions after 'ugly year' for men's professional golf
Ireland 'didn't fire any shots' in second Test but excited about the future after historic tour
'I lost power in my right hand' - From concussion nightmare to Donegal's charge for league glory
'I think I’ve picked up where I left off' - McCloskey optimistic after three hamstring tears
English football 'could still be long way off' openly gay male player - West Ham's Evans
'Always positive' - Aguero allays retirement fears as heart treatment continues
'The great teams have done it back-to-back' - Galway boss lays out goal for All-Ireland winners
'Paris could definitely be on the cards' - Lambe open to Olympic return in 2024
Sheedy rubbishes talk of Tipp in 'decline' and not ruling out return to inter-county management
2021/22 season promises to be action-packed for Irish rugby
Van Dijk rules himself out of Euros to focus on being fit for Liverpool's pre-season
All-Star midfielder and Carnacon great open to Mayo return under new management
Paul Reid: 'I'm certain we'll get back to hugging friends and not wearing masks'
England boss Southgate admits dementia concerns 'having headed a lot of footballs'
'I trust in myself,' says under-fire De Gea as United goalkeeper looks to next season
'I'm not afraid to say that I want to go on a Lions tour and that's my ambition'
Tipp boss Sheedy: GAA championship behind closed doors 'would give the nation a lift'
French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm
'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship
Jacob Stockdale determined not to be defined by a poor World Cup
'I fully expect Dublin to play better next year' - Brolly on life after Gavin
'It is difficult to come off the high of the World Cup. It’s something you don’t address'
'We had a few drinks but it was put to bed after that' - Galway look to All-Ireland final after dethroning Cork
After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan
'The worst months of my life' - Former world number one opens up about tennis struggles
'Stade Français' owner says he's willing to invest €100m of his money in five years'
'I've been very lucky' - Casillas admits football future is uncertain as he leaves hospital
Allegri says he'll stay on at Juventus despite Champions League quarter-final exit
Beirne puts hand up as Ireland look to reinforcements for France clash
'Whatever game is in front of us we have to go out and win - no matter what'
'My phone would not stop lighting up. People reached out that were going through an extremely difficult time'
European weekend provides final audition for Schmidt's November squad
'We’re not getting too down on ourselves this early in the season'
Contact skills, Crusaders clips, five stars - Leinster look to get even better
Mayo boss: 'The group will dust themselves down over the winter and look to re-energise'
Ireland set for fixture bonanza including marquee Tests against top-tier nations
Munster set off for South Africa with a Champions Cup semi-final to come