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# winning ways

This year
Northampton snap losing run ahead of Thomond Park trip to face Munster
The win over Harlequins sees Northampton move up to fifth in the Premiership.
Last year
Springboks rebound from Ireland and France defeats with win over Italy
The Italians were excellent in the first half but couldn’t stay with the Boks after the break.
Carty returns as Connacht bid for three-in-a-row on visit to Edinburgh
The Scots have lost their last three games but are capable of playing thrilling rugby.
All time
Samcro back in business with Killarney victory
Dual Cheltenham Festival hero digs deep for Grade Three success.
Ruthless Rangers pile more misery on Celtic to send rivals out of Scottish Cup
Their exit means the Hoops will have a trophy-less season for the first time since 2009/10.
Dustin Johnson continues superb record at Saudi International with second win
The American has now finished first, second and first at the event in successive years.
Abraham double puts gloss on Chelsea win against West Ham
Frank Lampard’s side got back on track with a 3-0 win at Stamford Bridge.
Wales end losing streak with unimpressive win over Georgia
An 18-0 victory has eased some of the pressure on Wayne Pivac.
All-Ireland champions Galway hit 5-17 to open camogie title defence on a high
Cathal Murray’s Tribe beat Wexford in a clash that threw up 8-26.
Cork's 21-year-old dual diamond lands league's monthly award after impressive winning run
Saoirse Noonan is the Women’s National League Player of the Month for September.
Arsenal beat Saints to end troubled spell and Burnley sink Watford
A 2-0 win for Mikel Arteta’s side away from home.
O'Connor and Tuohy enjoy 61-point victory with Geelong as AFL action resumes
The Kerry and Laois players saw their team cruise past Hawthorn in today’s Round 2 clash.
Sancho helps seal Dortmund win over Wolfsburg and World Cup hero set to leave at end of season
Dortmund also confirmed today that Mario Goetze, who scored the winning goal in the 2014 World Cup final, will leave at the end of the season.
'No paper candidates': How the Social Democrats' GE2020 strategy reaped electoral success
The Social Democrats jumped from two TDs to six in the general election.
Serena Williams ends three-year title drought in Auckland
Williams beat fellow American Jessica Pegula 6-3 6-4 in the women’s final in New Zealand.
Exeter close in on Champions Cup last eight and Clermont crush Bath
Clermont will face Ulster in a crucial match on 11 January.
Persoon makes victorious return to keep alive plans for Sky Box Office Taylor rematch in 2020
The Belgian won a unanimous decision in a war with Helen Joseph as she temporarily stepped down in weight.
Wolves grab late winner in Europa League while Rangers receive big boost
A 2-0 win for Steven Gerrard’s side tonight in Ibrox.
Man City get back to winning ways, move within 5 points of Liverpool
Pep Guardiola’s side earned a convincing victory over Crystal Palace.
Three from three for Ireland as Walsh eases into World Championships last 16
The Belfast boxer follows in the footsteps of Cork’s Christina Desmond and Cavan’s Ceire Smith.
'Today is huge for Galway camogie, we don't win too many' - Tribe boss Murray
‘Victories breed confidence and confidence breeds belief,’ he said after double-jobbing on All-Ireland final day.
O’Hanlon scores 1-3 as Armagh hold off comeback specialists Cork in Tullamore
Midfielder Caroline O’Hanlon was instrumental as Armagh secured a precious win in Tullamore against Cork.
PSG midfielder Daebritz on target as Germany see off Spain to earn back-to-back wins
Sara Daebritz earned the Germans a hard-fought three points by pouncing three minutes before the break.
Bohemians earn second win in five days as they overcome Harps in eight-goal thriller
Danny Madroiu got himself on the scoresheet again as Bohs ran out 5-3 winners at Dalymount Park.
Brilliant Hermosa captures Irish 1,000 Guineas double for O'Brien and Moore
A great run at the Curragh saw her add to her previous win at Newmarket.
Cathal McShane leads the way as Tyrone book Ulster semi-final spot with 14-point victory
Mickey Harte’s men booked their place in this year’s Ulster SFC final with a 14 point win.
Step by step: McIlroy counts on 'little things' with number one on the horizon
‘There’s a long way to go,’ the four-time major champion said.
Lukaku and Rashford on target as Man United make it four wins on the bounce under Solskjaer
Newcastle suffered a two goal defeat at the hands of Manchester United at St James’ Park.
In-form Connacht down the Kings with polished performance in Port Elizabeth
Jack Carty was named Man of the Match while Matt Healy marked his return with a try.
Anthony Martial strike proves decisive as Man United secure back-to-back home wins in the Premier League
Goals from Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial saw Jose Mourinho’s men defeat Everton at Old Trafford.
More Turkish delight for Ireland's Bennett as stage win sees him storm into Tour lead
‘I’m happy, it’s a bit of a relief,’ the Bora-Hansgrohe rider beamed afterwards.
Chicharito and Vela on the scoresheet as impressive Mexico make it two wins from two
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal as Mexico defeated South Korea 2-1 on Saturday.
Rhys Patchell stars with 20 points as Wales rout Argentina to win rugby Test series
It was an easy triumph for Warren Gatland’s side to complete a perfect Americas tour.
First-half blitz sees Tipperary get minor championship off to winning start in Thurles
Tommy Dunne’s side got their Munster MHC campaign off to a winning start against Cork on Sunday.
Leinster's Kennedy scores two tries as Ireland win the Moscow 7s
It was an important win for Anthony Eddy’s side on Sunday.
Ex-Everton striker scores fourth goal of the season as impressive Waterford remain third
Courtney Duffus scored his fourth goal of the season as Waterford dispatched struggling Limerick at the Markets Field.
Kilkenny CBS qualify for All-Ireland series as Mayo and Sligo schools reach Connacht decider
A Leinster hurling playoff and Connacht football semi-finals were down for decision today.
'No more than the boys, you're disappointed. You want to keep it perfect and let no tries in'
Ireland prop Lindsay Peat and head coach Adam Griggs were pleased with yesterday’s win all the same.
Cork finish with 13 men but claim victory over Louth that puts them top of Division 2
Sean White and Cian Kiely netted for the Rebels.
Gareth Bale on target as champions Real Madrid make confident start
Madrid began their La Liga title defence with a 3-0 away win over Deportivo.