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# pro

Last year
# Championship
Brereton Diaz puts speculation aside to earn Blackburn victory at Blackpool
The Chile international has been linked with an exit before Thursday’s deadline day.
All time
# Pot Luck
'I'm from a small town and when you’re young, people are saying ‘When will you be playing on the telly?’'
Tipperary native Brendan O’Donoghue on the ups and downs that go hand-in-hand with a career in snooker.
# Different Class
Dominant Katie Taylor earns fourth straight win as pro
The Bray native was boxing on the undercard of the world lightweight title rematch between Jorge Linares and Anthony Crolla.
# US Rugby
'Rubbing shoulders with Botha, O'Connell - it's something you can't buy'
Former Munster Peter Borlase is assistant coach of the Denver Stampede, winners of PRO Rugby.
# tech review
The Surface Pro 4 is the best one yet, but is it a genuine laptop replacement?
Microsoft edges closer to the ideal hybrid device and it may have cracked it.
# Boxing clever
Monaghan's Christina McMahon wants to put women's professional boxing on the map
The only female professional boxer fighting out of Ireland is one bout away from a world title fight.
# rings around the world
One of Google's best services is now being offered for free
Google Earth Pro has removed its €349 per year pricetag and is now available as a free download.
# world of cardboard
Microsoft built a Surface Pro 3 tablet out of cardboard, and it kinda works
The company created the replica tablet computers as part of a promotion happening in Australia.
# Great Cause
'Jimmy's Winning Matches' singer pens charity song for Jason Quigley's pro debut in Vegas
Quigley fights at the MGM Grand on July 12th.
# Winning
Ireland's John Joe Nevin secures convincing victory on pro debut
The two-time Olympian ultimately won the six-rounder with a final score of 59-55.
# Boxing
Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout
Looks like there will be no peaceful retirement for the affable boxing novice.
# Boxing
'The route I need to take': John Joe Nevin will go pro with Khan
Mullingar’s Olympic silver-medallist has decided not to go for gold in Rio 2016.