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Today’s News

Here’s the DRA statement explaining the decision to allow Diarmuid Connolly play today

The Disputes Resolution Authority released a brief statement today.

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The 5 key battles that will decide Galway and Kilkenny’s All-Ireland hurling final

These match-ups will go a long way towards deciding the destination of the Liam MacCarthy Cup.

‘He’s the best hurler in the country, without a doubt the best I’ve seen’

Colm Bonnar is full of praise for the Kilkenny players he manages at club level with Ballyhale Shamrocks.

Explainer: Here’s what the Irish team now need to do to qualify for Euro 2016 Fyi

Explainer: Here’s what the Irish team now need to do to qualify for Euro 2016

Martin O’Neill’s men’s win over Gibraltar, coupled with Scotland’s loss to Georgia, has opened the group up again.

Diarmuid Connolly wins appeal and is free to play against Mayo this evening GAA

Diarmuid Connolly wins appeal and is free to play against Mayo this evening

The DRA ruled in the Dublin star’s favour in the early hours of this morning.

‘There’s two in the house with anterior cruciates – I didn’t want to add on a third one!’

Tipperary minor hurling captain Stephen Quirke is back in action after sustaining knee ligament damage in June.

Henry Shefflin passes down his verdict on the All-Ireland hurling final The King's Speech This post contains videos

Henry Shefflin passes down his verdict on the All-Ireland hurling final

The Kilkenny legend has his say on tomorrow’s decider.

‘I was very concerned about Gibraltar game’

The Ireland manager was speaking after seeing his side earn a comprehensive win last night.

England opt for a very experimental side ahead of upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier

The Three Lions have won all six of their Group E Euro 2016 qualifiers to date.

Yesterday’s News

Northern Ireland are one win away from reaching Euro 2016

Michael O’Neill’s men earned a crucial away win this evening.

RTÉ panel spell out the consequences for O’Neill if Ireland don’t beat Georgia

It’s three points or bust for Marty on Monday.

Hoolahan impresses and more talking points from tonight’s Gibraltar-Ireland clash

It was a one-sided affair tonight, but what did we learn ahead of Monday’s crucial fixture?

McGregor and Aldo nearly kicked off at this mental UFC event tonight MMA

McGregor and Aldo nearly kicked off at this mental UFC event tonight

The fighters appeared at the Go Big press conference in Las Vegas.

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‘I’m not the most prolific!’ – Cyrus Christie talks us through his first Ireland goal

Defender’s goal got Ireland up and running against Gibraltar.

Ireland got the result they wanted in the Germany-Poland game tonight

Goals from Thomas Mueller and Mario Goetze (2) sealed the hosts’ victory.

The Group D table is looking a whole lot better for Ireland tonight

Ireland move ahead of Scotland into third place after Friday evening’s games.

New boss Leo Cullen sees Leinster lose out in wet and windy Edinburgh

Ica Nacewa and Ben Te’o impressed however.

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Gibraltar this evening

We judge how each player did individually in Ireland’s comprehensive win this evening.

Connacht up and running as late Carr try slays visiting Dragons

The westerners began as they mean to go on in the Pro12.

A tidy Christie finish and a Keane brace helps Ireland to easy win over Gibraltar

The Derby man has scored on his competitive debut for the Boys in Green.

Big boost for Tipp minors as their captain returns for the All-Ireland final

Fit-again Stephen Quirke is the only change for the Premier men.

Here’s what those hand signals made by NFL referees mean

Impress your friends by knowing what has happened before the commentators tell you.

Paul O’Connell: ‘I’d love to win a World Cup but it’s a long, long way away now’

The Ireland skipper will lead his side against the English tomorrow.

We’ll Leave it There So: Ireland get big Euro 2016 favour, Dublin misery and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, someone has spotted Roy Keane in a 16th century painting.

As it happened: Gibraltar v Ireland, Euro 2016 qualifier

Catch up on all tonight’s action from Faro in our minute-by-minute report.

Cyrus Christie and Ciaran Clark handed starts for Gibraltar-Ireland clash

The starting XI for this evening’s clash in Faro has been named.

Simon Easterby hoping Ireland stay on the right side of the law in London

It’s all about the breakdown tomorrow at Twickers.

8 key reasons why Kilkenny are the modern hurling superpower

The ongoing success of the Cats should come as no surprise.

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How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Hungarian football ultras attack refugees at Budapest train station

The Hungarian capital plays host to a Euro 2016 qualifier tonight.

‘Just say no. Don’t come up with an excuse, just say we don’t want you there’

James Daly has slammed arrangements for Saturday’s TG4 All-Ireland Ladies senior football semi-final.

Henry Shefflin’s six key players for the All-Ireland hurling final

The King expects these lads to be crucial on Sunday.

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