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# star - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Australia's Titmus breaks Ledecky's 400m freestyle world record
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Australia's Titmus breaks Ledecky's 400m freestyle world record

Sun 12:06 PM 3,348 Views 0 Comments

It capped an impressive meet for Titmus who won the 200m freestyle in 1:53.31, the third fastest time ever, and clocked a personal best in the 100m.

# star - Thursday 24 March, 2022

'The world is her oyster,' as Ireland star Wall returns to hit Six Nations goal
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'The world is her oyster,' as Ireland star Wall returns to hit Six Nations goal

Mar 24th 2022, 4:06 PM 14,269 Views 1 Comment

The 21-year-old is back to her best after an injury lay-off.

# star - Sunday 13 March, 2022

Irish involvement aplenty in Glasgow derby as 'big-game player' Shine back with a bang
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Irish involvement aplenty in Glasgow derby as 'big-game player' Shine back with a bang

Mar 13th 2022, 9:06 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

The Cork striker scored the winner against Celtic today.

# star - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Brilliant LeBron James produces 56-point masterpiece
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Brilliant LeBron James produces 56-point masterpiece

Mar 6th 2022, 3:09 PM 3,512 Views 3 Comments

Los Angeles Lakers snapped their four-game losing streak with a thrilling 124-116 win over the Golden State Warriors.

# star - Saturday 19 February, 2022

Ireland 'very emotional' as Mustaki stars on long-awaited debut after difficult road
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Ireland 'very emotional' as Mustaki stars on long-awaited debut after difficult road

Feb 19th 2022, 11:03 PM 9,476 Views 3 Comments

The Shelbourne ace excelled in defence and was named Player of the Match in the 1-0 defeat to Russia.

# star - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Sky's the limit for Smith, says England boss Jones
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Sky's the limit for Smith, says England boss Jones

Feb 13th 2022, 7:38 PM 8,986 Views 5 Comments

‘There’s no ceiling to how good he can be.’

# star - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW
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'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW

Updated Jan 4th 2022, 8:27 PM 50,113 Views 3 Comments

Multi-sport Mayo star Rachel Kearns is one of 14 Irish players involved this season.

# star - Monday 3 January, 2022

The Irish teen with the world at her feet
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The Irish teen with the world at her feet

Jan 3rd 2022, 10:00 AM 50,076 Views 9 Comments

Rhasidat Adeleke on a memorable year in which she won two gold medals at the European Athletics U20 Championships and moved to Texas.

# star - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Declan Rice hailed as one of Europe’s best midfielders
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Declan Rice hailed as one of Europe’s best midfielders

Jan 1st 2022, 2:53 PM 7,191 Views 6 Comments

David Moyes says he is not worried about losing the England international as he is ‘under a long length of contract’ at the club.

# star - Monday 27 December, 2021

''Once the term ‘Dublin footballer’ was mentioned, people looked at and treated me differently''
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''Once the term ‘Dublin footballer’ was mentioned, people looked at and treated me differently''

Dec 27th 2021, 7:30 AM 17,187 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from Shane Carthy’s ‘Dark Blue’.

# star - Monday 20 December, 2021

‘I just had to play,’ says Celtic's Hampden hero
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‘I just had to play,’ says Celtic's Hampden hero

Dec 20th 2021, 3:46 PM 6,596 Views 2 Comments

Kyogo Furuhashi had been struggling with a hamstring issue.

# star - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Four Irish senior records for Mona McSharry so far at World Swimming Championships
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Four Irish senior records for Mona McSharry so far at World Swimming Championships

Updated Dec 18th 2021, 4:40 PM 3,913 Views 1 Comment

The Olympian has broken new ground in four of her five races, with six new Irish records in place overall.

# star - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Kevin De Bruyne is the best 'in these type of games'
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Kevin De Bruyne is the best 'in these type of games'

Dec 14th 2021, 11:19 PM 4,092 Views 1 Comment

Pep Guardiola hailed the Belgian international after an influential display against Leeds.

# star - Sunday 12 December, 2021

Olympic champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen wins European Cross Country gold in Dublin
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Olympic champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen wins European Cross Country gold in Dublin

Dec 12th 2021, 2:07 PM 8,231 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s Brian Fay and Fionnuala McCormack recorded top-10 finishes in the senior races.

# star - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

Salah scores 20th goal as Liverpool earn historic win and dump AC Milan out of Champions League
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Salah scores 20th goal as Liverpool earn historic win and dump AC Milan out of Champions League

Dec 7th 2021, 10:05 PM 29,543 Views 33 Comments

The Reds became the first-ever English side to win all six of their group games.

# star - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Jonathan Taylor becomes 18th player in NFL history to score 5 touchdowns in one game
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Jonathan Taylor becomes 18th player in NFL history to score 5 touchdowns in one game

Nov 21st 2021, 11:35 PM 4,308 Views 2 Comments

The running back had a career-high 32 carries for 185 yards.

# star - Saturday 20 November, 2021

Kieran Donaghy nails winning penalty as Austin Stacks reach Kerry county final
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Kieran Donaghy nails winning penalty as Austin Stacks reach Kerry county final

Nov 20th 2021, 8:22 PM 32,871 Views 5 Comments

Stacks won the penalty shoot-out by five goals to four.

# star - Monday 18 October, 2021

'Katie has a very difficult position, and that is something that we will discuss this week'
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'Katie has a very difficult position, and that is something that we will discuss this week'

Oct 18th 2021, 6:33 PM 7,533 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw has suggested the Ireland star may need to adapt her game in the coming days.

# star - Thursday 7 October, 2021

'I’m still disappointed, but I am proud of myself for getting there'
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'I’m still disappointed, but I am proud of myself for getting there'

Oct 7th 2021, 6:46 PM 5,716 Views 0 Comments

Sarah Healy reflects on her first Olympic Games and the support of ‘huge role model’ Sonia O’Sullivan.

# star - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Bohemians winger Ali Coote named Player of the Month after excellent August
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Bohemians winger Ali Coote named Player of the Month after excellent August

Sep 8th 2021, 11:23 AM 1,391 Views 4 Comments

The Scot was in scintillating form for Bohs.

# star - Monday 16 August, 2021

'Rachel is a unique talent. That's her stage, that's where she wants to be'
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'Rachel is a unique talent. That's her stage, that's where she wants to be'

Aug 16th 2021, 7:00 PM 8,943 Views 2 Comments

Multi-talented athlete Kearns hit 1-5 and was a shining light for Mayo in their semi-final loss to Dublin.

# star - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'
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Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'

Jun 13th 2021, 5:21 PM 6,016 Views 3 Comments

The 26-year-old’s place had been under threat from Jack Grealish and Marcus Rashford after a disappointing end of the season with Manchester City.

# star - Friday 21 May, 2021

Robert Lewandowski poised to make Bundesliga history
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Robert Lewandowski poised to make Bundesliga history

May 21st 2021, 11:45 PM 8,069 Views 8 Comments

The striker can break Gerd Mueller’s 49-year-old Bundesliga single-season goal record this weekend.

# star - Friday 30 April, 2021

Wes Hoolahan on target in 9-goal thriller
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Wes Hoolahan on target in 9-goal thriller

Apr 30th 2021, 10:05 PM 9,019 Views 2 Comments

Despite the Irishman’s goal, Cambridge missed out on a chance to secure promotion.

# star - Sunday 7 March, 2021

West Ham would not sell Declan Rice even for £100 million – David Moyes
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West Ham would not sell Declan Rice even for £100 million – David Moyes

Mar 7th 2021, 11:15 PM 7,418 Views 9 Comments

Hammers co-owner David Sullivan is understood to value his prized asset at somewhere around an eye-watering nine-figure sum.

Steven Gerrard says ‘the star is the team’ after Rangers end 10-year wait
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Steven Gerrard says ‘the star is the team’ after Rangers end 10-year wait

Mar 7th 2021, 7:32 PM 8,625 Views 9 Comments

The Ibrox outfit are celebrating being crowned kings of Scotland for the 55th time.

# star - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

'Oh my God, this Irish girl can run': The rise and rise of Nadia Power
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'Oh my God, this Irish girl can run': The rise and rise of Nadia Power

Mar 3rd 2021, 8:41 PM 49,373 Views 12 Comments

An in-depth look at the 23-year-old DCU student, after her incredible few weeks.

# star - Monday 8 February, 2021

Harry Kane lauded as 'one of the best strikers in the world' after historic goal
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Harry Kane lauded as 'one of the best strikers in the world' after historic goal

Feb 8th 2021, 9:25 AM 8,505 Views 1 Comment

Jose Mourinho admits Tottenham are heavily dependent on the striker.

# star - Monday 14 December, 2020

Kieran Donaghy set to take up role with Armagh footballers - report
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Kieran Donaghy set to take up role with Armagh footballers - report

Dec 14th 2020, 6:04 PM 9,944 Views 10 Comments

The former Kerry forward will work with Kieran McGeeney for the 2021 campaign.

# star - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Bayern's Robert Lewandowski breaks Bundesliga record
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Bayern's Robert Lewandowski breaks Bundesliga record

Jun 20th 2020, 5:21 PM 7,361 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, Werder Bremen look set to be relegated after losing at Mainz.

# star - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

'Hamilton became a symbol of a post-racial Britain without ever being fully embraced by the British public'
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'Hamilton became a symbol of a post-racial Britain without ever being fully embraced by the British public'

Jun 16th 2020, 7:05 AM 3,182 Views 7 Comments

In an extract from ‘No Win Race,’ Derek A. Bardowell analyses the rise of Lewis Hamilton.

# star - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Brady passes Favre to go third in career passing yards during Patriots win
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Brady passes Favre to go third in career passing yards during Patriots win

Oct 6th 2019, 10:48 PM 9,595 Views 8 Comments

He will pass Peyton Manning (71,940) for second in career yards in his next game

# star - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'I imagine the Arsenal fans enjoyed that one' – Gnabry revels in Spurs evisceration
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'I imagine the Arsenal fans enjoyed that one' – Gnabry revels in Spurs evisceration

Oct 1st 2019, 11:50 PM 6,671 Views 1 Comment

Tottenham lost 7-2 at home to Bayern Munich on Tuesday.

# star - Monday 23 September, 2019

Mahomes shines as Chiefs remain unbeaten with NFL win over Ravens
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Mahomes shines as Chiefs remain unbeaten with NFL win over Ravens

Sep 23rd 2019, 12:43 AM 2,923 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw for 306 yards and two touchdowns.

# star - Friday 6 September, 2019

Kerry legend Donaghy takes first management role with O'Mahony his selector
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Kerry legend Donaghy takes first management role with O'Mahony his selector

Sep 6th 2019, 10:07 AM 18,319 Views 2 Comments

Kieran Donaghy has been appointed joint-manager of IT Tralee.

# star - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

The world number two is coming to Limerick next summer
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The world number two is coming to Limerick next summer

Jul 9th 2019, 10:40 AM 8,705 Views 2 Comments

Dustin Johnson has been confirmed to play the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor.

# star - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Rapinoe wins World Cup Golden Ball and Golden Boot
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Rapinoe wins World Cup Golden Ball and Golden Boot

Jul 7th 2019, 7:26 PM 10,931 Views 17 Comments

The 34-year-old may have played her last game in the competition.

# star - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Tearful 'Greek Freak' named NBA's Most Valuable Player
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Tearful 'Greek Freak' named NBA's Most Valuable Player

Jun 25th 2019, 11:03 AM 8,284 Views 4 Comments

Giannis Antetokounmpo wept as he accepted the honour.

# star - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Liverpool star Van Dijk bags another gong as he's named Premier League Player of the Season
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Liverpool star Van Dijk bags another gong as he's named Premier League Player of the Season

May 12th 2019, 1:07 PM 7,706 Views 19 Comments

The Netherlands international beat the likes of Raheem Sterling, Eden Hazard and Mohamed Salah to the award following a stellar campaign.

# star - Monday 29 April, 2019

Irish defender lands Celtic's 2018/19 Player of the Year award
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# Hoop Dreams

Irish defender lands Celtic's 2018/19 Player of the Year award

Apr 29th 2019, 9:39 AM 5,161 Views 0 Comments

Dubliner Keeva Keenan was rewarded for her excellent form last night.

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