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# statement - Friday 12 August, 2022

St Pat's confirm two players racially abused amid CSKA loss
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St Pat's confirm two players racially abused amid CSKA loss

Fri 7:41 PM 3,623 Views 6 Comments

The incidents have been reported by the club to Uefa, the Football Association of Ireland and Sport Against Racism Ireland.

# statement - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Sabina Higgins issues statement explaining why Ukraine letter was placed on Áras website
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Sabina Higgins issues statement explaining why Ukraine letter was placed on Áras website

Aug 2nd 2022, 5:47 PM 61,532 Views 75 Comments

The wife of president Michael D Higgins courted controversy after she wrote a letter in the Irish Times calling for ceasefire negotiations.

# statement - Monday 1 August, 2022

Cobh Ramblers 'thankful' no injuries caused by pitch fence collapse
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Cobh Ramblers 'thankful' no injuries caused by pitch fence collapse

Aug 1st 2022, 2:40 PM 4,653 Views 0 Comments

Sunday’s FAI Cup match was halted temporarily following the incident.

# statement - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Nora Quoirin’s parents settle lawsuit against Facebook but vow to continue 'quest for truth'
# High Court
# High Court

Nora Quoirin’s parents settle lawsuit against Facebook but vow to continue 'quest for truth'

Jul 20th 2022, 10:55 AM 26,955 Views 0 Comments

A number of distressing posts relating to the search for Nora were posted on Facebook.

# statement - Saturday 16 July, 2022

'The people in Ireland, everyone made such an effort' - Vera Pauw grateful for Irish support
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'The people in Ireland, everyone made such an effort' - Vera Pauw grateful for Irish support

Jul 16th 2022, 8:22 PM 27,382 Views 0 Comments

Pauw revealed she was raped as a young player in Holland.

# statement - Thursday 14 July, 2022

'Extremely disappointed' - Bonnar hits back after Tipperary manager decision
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'Extremely disappointed' - Bonnar hits back after Tipperary manager decision

Jul 14th 2022, 7:37 PM 21,166 Views 14 Comments

The Cashel native was ‘relieved of his duties’ this morning in a statement by the Tipperary county board.

# statement - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Al Porter plans to return to comedy after five-year absence amid allegations
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Al Porter plans to return to comedy after five-year absence amid allegations

Jul 13th 2022, 5:54 PM 46,223 Views 0 Comments

The comic – who had a sexual allegation raised against him in 2017 – said today that he wants to make a comeback.

# statement - Monday 11 July, 2022

Sport Ireland cut IABA's core funding for 2022 by 15% in the wake of EGM
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Sport Ireland cut IABA's core funding for 2022 by 15% in the wake of EGM

Jul 11th 2022, 5:00 PM 15,272 Views 9 Comments

Dr Una May, the Sport Ireland chief executive, expressed her disappointment at the conduct of the IABA.

# statement - Monday 4 July, 2022

RTÉ pundit and Wexford legend hits back at 'tasteless comments from faceless cowards'
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RTÉ pundit and Wexford legend hits back at 'tasteless comments from faceless cowards'

Jul 4th 2022, 11:05 PM 27,702 Views 7 Comments

‘Enough is enough,’ Ursula Jacob wrote on social media this evening.

# statement - Friday 1 July, 2022

Ireland manager Pauw reveals she was raped as a young player in Holland
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Ireland manager Pauw reveals she was raped as a young player in Holland

Jul 1st 2022, 10:42 PM 51,487 Views 7 Comments

Vera Pauw also alleged she suffered two other sexual assaults during her career.

# statement - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

'The vilification of Tiernan on social media over the last few days has been both unjust and unfair'
# Statement
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'The vilification of Tiernan on social media over the last few days has been both unjust and unfair'

Jun 28th 2022, 6:30 PM 20,106 Views 44 Comments

Armagh club Clann Éireann have defended their player this evening.

# statement - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Cheddar Plunkett steps down as Laois manager
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Cheddar Plunkett steps down as Laois manager

Jun 18th 2022, 2:13 PM 7,688 Views 6 Comments

His second stint in charge ends with Laois maintaining their Division 1 status but being relegated from the Leinster Championship.

# statement - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Meath GAA air 'disgust' and condemn recent abuse
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Meath GAA air 'disgust' and condemn recent abuse

Updated Jun 9th 2022, 5:05 PM 41,015 Views 15 Comments

‘We would question their true intentions and if they are supporters at all.’

# statement - Monday 16 May, 2022

GAA and GPA end expenses dispute with agreement on new players' charter
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GAA and GPA end expenses dispute with agreement on new players' charter

May 16th 2022, 9:17 PM 11,219 Views 0 Comments

A joint statement released by the two parties says all previously outstanding issues relating to travel expenses have now been resolved.

# statement - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

'Anti-golfer, anti-fan' - criticism for PGA Tour after LIV Golf Invitational Series block
# Golf
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# Golf

'Anti-golfer, anti-fan' - criticism for PGA Tour after LIV Golf Invitational Series block

May 11th 2022, 9:32 AM 5,658 Views 7 Comments

Greg Norman has hit out at the decision by the PGA Tour not to grant players permission to contest next month’s first LIV Golf Invitational Series event.

Limerick deal with 'a breach of team protocols' by hurling squad member
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Limerick deal with 'a breach of team protocols' by hurling squad member

May 11th 2022, 8:09 AM 36,657 Views 0 Comments

A brief statement from the management team was published last night.

# statement - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Roman Abramovich’s position over the sale of Chelsea remains ‘unchanged’
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Roman Abramovich’s position over the sale of Chelsea remains ‘unchanged’

Updated May 5th 2022, 7:00 PM 4,363 Views 0 Comments

Los Angeles Dodgers co-owner Todd Boehly has been afforded preferred bidder status.

# statement - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Rangers claim fans ‘attacked by bottles and other missiles’ in Old Firm clash
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Rangers claim fans ‘attacked by bottles and other missiles’ in Old Firm clash

May 1st 2022, 8:32 PM 10,116 Views 72 Comments

The game at Celtic Park ended 1-1.

# statement - Friday 22 April, 2022

Kerry agree to play Munster semi-final against Cork in Páirc Uí Rinn
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Kerry agree to play Munster semi-final against Cork in Páirc Uí Rinn

Apr 22nd 2022, 3:00 PM 21,306 Views 17 Comments

The final-four clash will take place on 7 May.

# statement - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Northern Ireland captain backs Kenny Shiels after controversial comments
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Northern Ireland captain backs Kenny Shiels after controversial comments

Apr 14th 2022, 4:45 PM 13,685 Views 13 Comments

Shiels’ comments attracted criticism from pundits, former players and politicians.

# statement - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

Ricken to step away from Cork job on temporary basis as Cleary fills role
# GAA
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# GAA

Ricken to step away from Cork job on temporary basis as Cleary fills role

Apr 13th 2022, 6:21 PM 20,674 Views 1 Comment

Keith Ricken was appointed Cork manager last October.

# statement - Saturday 9 April, 2022

ROG's La Rochelle underline European credentials with away win in Bordeaux
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ROG's La Rochelle underline European credentials with away win in Bordeaux

Apr 9th 2022, 2:58 PM 12,666 Views 3 Comments

The Irish head coach was serving a touchline ban as his men took control of their Round of 16 tie.

# statement - Friday 8 April, 2022

British Cycling suspends its transgender participation policy amid Emily Bridges fallout
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British Cycling suspends its transgender participation policy amid Emily Bridges fallout

Apr 8th 2022, 1:50 PM 4,329 Views 3 Comments

The UK governing body has put the policy on hold pending a review.

# statement - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Matt Le Tissier steps aside from Southampton role following backlash over tweet
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Matt Le Tissier steps aside from Southampton role following backlash over tweet

Updated Apr 6th 2022, 5:06 PM 52,576 Views 27 Comments

The former Saints and England forward posted a response to a conspiracy theory.

Austrian FA denies approaching Man United caretaker boss Rangnick about national team job
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Austrian FA denies approaching Man United caretaker boss Rangnick about national team job

Apr 6th 2022, 2:15 PM 3,027 Views 2 Comments

The German is due to start a two-year consultancy role at Old Trafford this summer.

# statement - Friday 1 April, 2022

Donegal will not appeal suspensions handed out after Armagh melee
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Donegal will not appeal suspensions handed out after Armagh melee

Apr 1st 2022, 12:12 PM 4,486 Views 4 Comments

‘CLG Dhún na nGall accept the referee’s report,’ a statement from the county reads.

Cork players hit back at Munster GAA - 'We will not be playing in any other venue'
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Cork players hit back at Munster GAA - 'We will not be playing in any other venue'

Updated Apr 1st 2022, 8:21 AM 53,087 Views 49 Comments

The Cork footballers have issued a statement this evening on the Munster championship venue controversy.

# statement - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Tipperary stick with plans to keep fans off Semple Stadium pitch on match days
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Tipperary stick with plans to keep fans off Semple Stadium pitch on match days

Mar 30th 2022, 1:38 PM 9,247 Views 3 Comments

The statement was released ahead of a busy summer of championship action at the venue.

# statement - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Rashford explains reaction to fan ‘abuse’ after Atletico Madrid defeat
# MUFC
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# MUFC

Rashford explains reaction to fan ‘abuse’ after Atletico Madrid defeat

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 8:08 PM 36,386 Views 27 Comments

The 24-year-old forward came on midway through the second half of Tuesday’s Champions League defeat at Old Trafford.

GPA chief insists 'false' to suggest they 'would be happy to allow over training'
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GPA chief insists 'false' to suggest they 'would be happy to allow over training'

Mar 16th 2022, 6:35 PM 4,100 Views 2 Comments

The dispute with the GAA over player expenses continues.

# statement - Monday 28 February, 2022

Ukraine union urges World Rugby to ban Russian teams from all competitions
# Taking A Stand
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# Taking A Stand

Ukraine union urges World Rugby to ban Russian teams from all competitions

Feb 28th 2022, 3:39 PM 6,572 Views 6 Comments

The Russian women’s team played against Spain on Saturday in Madrid.

# statement - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Phil Mickelson regrets ‘reckless’ Saudi comments and hints at break from golf
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Phil Mickelson regrets ‘reckless’ Saudi comments and hints at break from golf

Updated Feb 23rd 2022, 8:42 AM 42,703 Views 36 Comments

Mickelson had said he was prepared to overlook Saudi Arabia’s human rights record to put pressure on the PGA Tour.

# statement - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Manchester City condemn abuse aimed at Phil Foden and his family at boxing bout
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Manchester City condemn abuse aimed at Phil Foden and his family at boxing bout

Feb 20th 2022, 5:23 PM 13,869 Views 7 Comments

The incident occurred backstage at the Amir Khan-Kell Brook fight on Saturday evening.

# statement - Friday 18 February, 2022

Six Nations organisers refute reports of Italy being replaced by South Africa
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Six Nations organisers refute reports of Italy being replaced by South Africa

Feb 18th 2022, 11:56 AM 3,348 Views 11 Comments

It was reported this week that the Springboks could take the place of the Italians as soon as 2025.

# statement - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

West Ham's Kurt Zouma named to start Watford tie as police investigate cat-kicking video
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West Ham's Kurt Zouma named to start Watford tie as police investigate cat-kicking video

Updated Feb 8th 2022, 7:00 PM 11,059 Views 0 Comments

The French defender was condemned by his club, the RSPCA and other animal welfare groups over the video.

# statement - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Police make arrest after Man Utd's Mason Greenwood accused of rape and assault
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Police make arrest after Man Utd's Mason Greenwood accused of rape and assault

Updated Jan 30th 2022, 6:32 PM 92,059 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old won’t train or play ‘until further notice’, the club said earlier in the day.

# statement - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Australian Open director says supporters are ‘welcome’ to wear Peng Shuai T-shirts
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Australian Open director says supporters are ‘welcome’ to wear Peng Shuai T-shirts

Jan 25th 2022, 7:51 AM 1,795 Views 0 Comments

Tennis Australia had been accused of prioritising commercial interests in China.

# statement - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

FA probes Arsenal yellow card after allegations of suspicious betting patterns
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FA probes Arsenal yellow card after allegations of suspicious betting patterns

Jan 19th 2022, 6:29 PM 6,926 Views 5 Comments

Bookmakers raised concerns after an unusual amount of money was placed on a Gunners booking.

# statement - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Latifi reveals death threats following controversial F1 season finale
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Latifi reveals death threats following controversial F1 season finale

Dec 21st 2021, 5:02 PM 9,795 Views 9 Comments

He has been subjected to abuse after his crash in Abu Dhabi sparked a chaotic end to the title race.

# statement - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

UK to delay post-Brexit checks on goods from Ireland
# Brexit
# Brexit

UK to delay post-Brexit checks on goods from Ireland

Dec 15th 2021, 12:50 PM 12,828 Views 9 Comments

The checks on incoming goods from the EU were due to come into force on January 1

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