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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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This year
Naomi Osaka reveals pregnancy and declares absence from 2023 season
The two-time Australian Open winner pulled out of the first grand slam of the year last week.
Last year
Eddie Jones says it would be 'difficult' to coach another team at the World Cup
Sacked England boss says past three years have ‘taken a fair bit out of me’.
Chelsea and England striker taking second break from football due to ongoing health concerns
The 28-year-old was previously diagnosed with a heart condition at the end of 2019.
Leinster to take patient approach in managing James Ryan's return from latest head injury
The lock is set for some time out after suffering a concussion during Ireland’s Six Nations win over England.
All time
West Ham teenager Mipo Odubeko yet to commit to international football with Ireland
The talented striker won’t be included in the Irish U21 squad to be named later this week.
McGinley urges McIlroy to 'clear his head' after early Masters exit
McIlroy has not won a major championship since 2014.
College football organisers say they will wait until June for decision on Dublin fixture
Organisers of the Aer Lingus Classic, set for August, say the game does not need a license and so is not subject to the government’s 5,000-person limit on gatherings.
Stoneybatter named Ireland's 'coolest neighbourhood' in global top 50 list
The article claims Stoneybatter is a place young people can still afford to live in Dublin.
'It was the best thing I ever did. When I came back, I just appreciated it more'
Kilkenny joint captain Meighan Farrell is back and looking to make it third time lucky in the All-Ireland senior camogie final.
A return to hockey for 2017 All-Ireland winner and stepping back from Dublin's three-in-a-row bid
Molly Lamb won’t be playing with Dublin this year but is looking forward to captaining UCD at the O’Connor Cup this weekend.
ATP suspends umpire over Kyrgios mid-match 'pep talk' at US Open
The ATP said Mohamed Lahyani’s mid-match chat with the Australian was “well-intended”, but has still suspended him.
Brendan O'Connor to host new audience-free RTÉ series with 'no gimmicks, bells or whistles'
The three-part series will start airing on Friday 17 August.
Departure of captain McDonnell sees hurling guard continue to change in Cork
The Rebels defender will not be involved in 2018.
'I found myself after big matches looking through the paper to see was my name on it'
Cork dual star Briege Corkery was speaking on Alan O’Mara’s Real Talks podcast.
Jamie Heaslip enjoying rugby in a whole new light during incredibly rare break from the game
The Ireland and Leinster number eight had enjoyed a remarkably injury-free career until he missed out on the Six Nations clash with England in March.
'Sin bins' in football? FA to start trial in England's lowest leagues next season
The trial will aim to tackle dissent in football.
Someone's million euro Lotto ticket has just become a useless piece of paper
The 90 days to claim the prize have now passed.
Odhrán MacNiallais to take a year out for 'personal reasons'
The 24-year-old is unsure what 2017 has in store.
Manchester City's Fernandinho to miss next four games after ban upheld
Brazil international Fernandinho will be banned for four games after being sent off in Manchester City’s 2-1 win over Burnley.
All Blacks skipper Read could take sabbatical
The 31-year-old could follow in the footsteps of former captain Richie McCaw by taking a long-term break before the Rugby World Cup.
British Olympic medallist handed two-month ban for mocking Islam in video
Lisburn native Luke Carson received a reprimand for his role in the incident.
Time Out bars are now gone in Ireland... and this is their replacement
RIP Time Out.
Time Out bars are now gone in Ireland... and this is their replacement
RIP Time Out.
Cadbury workers set to start indefinite strike from tomorrow
It follows a dispute concerning the outsourcing of 17 jobs.
'Sutcliffe is a man who is 100% or nothing': This isn't the end of Dubs star, says Schutte
Paul Schutte explains why his Allstar team-mate quit the Dubs panel for 2016.
'No matter what I do next, I'll always be that kid' - Kobe writes a poem to announce retirement
Five-time NBA champion pens love letter to basketball as he launches his farewell tour.
'Mentally and physically, the team could do with a break for a while' - Fennelly
Michael Fennelly has been reflecting on the Ballyhale Shamrocks exit from the Kilkenny championship.
Meryl Streep offended quite a few people by wearing this t-shirt
Oh dear.
The NFL's first openly gay player is stepping away from football due to mental health reasons
Michael Sam has announced he will leave the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes once again.
3 Midweek Longreads: I lost my iPhone... and became a celebrity in China
Longreads to savour or save.
'I honestly don't miss it' - Jim McGuinness on life after the GAA
The former Donegal boss says he’s enjoying his time with Celtic.
3 Midweek Longreads: Finding the fugitive heir
Bookmark or get stuck in.
3 Must-Read Longreads: "Be there one day and the next, disappear"
Bookmark or get stuck in.
3 Must-Read Longreads: Are we REALLY smarter than our grandparents?
Bookmark or get stuck in.
160 jobs lost as Cadbury scraps the Pink Snack bar
The job losses are part of an overall restructuring of Mondelez’s operations in Ireland.
3 Must-Read Longreads: Meet the people who fly military drones
Bookmark or get stuck in.
Sitdown Sunday: Finding gold, fighting Big Tobacco, and what ARE you eating?
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
3 Must-Read Longreads: Is Islamic State a "collection of psychopaths"?
Bookmark or get stuck in.
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Safe flying, 50 Shades, and Irish pleasures.
Sitdown Sunday: Death on a first date, confronting trolls, and The Shaggs
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.