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Dublin: 10 °C Sunday 18 February, 2018

Today’s News

Ex-Shamrock Rovers keeper on form as below-par Celtic drop points against dogged St Johnstone

The treble winners were held to a 0-0 draw at Parkhead.

Rochdale force FA Cup replay at Wembley with dramatic stoppage-time equaliser

Steve Davies scored in injury time to force an FA Cup replay against Tottenham on Sunday.

One-two double for Gordon Elliott at Navan

The Meath trainer enjoyed a prosperous day in his native county.

14-man Monaghan survive strong Kerry fightback to claim back-to-back wins

The Farney men lost Barry Kerry to a sending off in the second half.

Cavan and Fermanagh continue unbeaten streaks while Derry earn first win of the year

Meath suffered their first defeat of the year in Division 2, while Offaly succumbed to Derry at Celtic Park.

'I'm absolutely on top of the world' - Ireland's Craig Breen claims runner-up spot in Rally Sweden Flying The Flag This post contains videos

'I'm absolutely on top of the world' - Ireland's Craig Breen claims runner-up spot in Rally Sweden

The Slieverue native was greeted by his mother at the finish line after a career-best this afternoon.

Off The Mark! TJ Reid hits 1-11 as Kilkenny score first league victory of 2018

Brian Cody’s side came away from Walsh Park with eight points to spare in the end.

Clare keep unbeaten record intact after seeing off Rebels

In a repeat of last year’s Munster final, the Banner County earned a four-point win in Ennis.

Blackrock College avoid quarter-final upset thanks to late drop-goal

St Gerard’s of Bray were on the verge of a major shock but ultimately missed out on a semi-final spot.

Great Britain curling team suffers controversial defeat at Winter Olympics Divided Opinion This post contains videos

Great Britain curling team suffers controversial defeat at Winter Olympics

The incident generated a lot of reaction on social media.

Mick McCarthy denies telling Ipswich supporters to 'f**k off' during dramatic derby

Ipswich drew 1-1 with Norwich on Sunday afternoon, however McCarthy’s celebration took much of the spotlight.

Experimental Galway book league quarter-final place with victory over Offaly

The All-Ireland senior hurling champions were 2-19 to 0-14 winners at Pearse Stadium.

Russian curler suspected of failing doping test at Winter Olympics

A source close to the matter said the case involved meldonium, the same substance that saw Maria Sharapova banned.

‘He’s always had to prove himself’ - Ken Owens believes Warren Gatland doesn’t get credit he deserves

Gatland will take charge of his 100th game as Wales boss against Ireland at the Aviva Stadium this Saturday.

Juventus earn narrow win in Turin derby as Higuain limps off Serie A This post contains videos

Juventus earn narrow win in Turin derby as Higuain limps off

The Old Lady put more pressure on Napoli with a 1-0 victory but there are worries around their main goalscorer.

As it happened: GAA match tracker - Clare v Cork, Waterford v Kilkenny, Galway v Offaly, Monaghan v Kerry

We’re keeping a close eye on the day’s Division 1 hurling and football action in the Allianz Leagues.

Cora Staunton soldiers on despite suffering nasty blow to the nose in Aussie Rules win Down Under This post contains videos

Cora Staunton soldiers on despite suffering nasty blow to the nose in Aussie Rules win

The Mayo footballer scored three behinds during a brilliant second quarter performance on Sunday.

Prince Naseem Hamed absolutely destroys Chris Eubank Jr, tells him to retire No Sugar Coating This post contains videos

Prince Naseem Hamed absolutely destroys Chris Eubank Jr, tells him to retire

The former world champion wasn’t holding back after last night’s defeat to George Groves.

Be part of the audience for our special Ireland v Wales Rugby Show live event

Murray Kinsella, Gavan Casey and special guest Tomás O’Leary will be previewing the next round of the Six Nations.

'I think there's still a sense of ignorance in the UK towards the League of Ireland' BBM

'I think there's still a sense of ignorance in the UK towards the League of Ireland'

Having eased from the pitch to the dugout, Brian Barry-Murphy is preparing for the biggest day in Rochdale’s recent history.

Van Graan rues 'basic errors' as Munster turn attention to 'the best team in the Pro14'

The southern province suffered a bonus-point defeat to Cardiff Blues.

After lifting the Sigerson Cup yesterday, UCD's Monaghan and Kerry stars set to clash today

Conor McCarthy, Jack Barry and Barry O’Sullivan have been named to start for their respective counties less than 24 hours after yesterday’s final.

'He's the best' - Hirscher becomes most successful skier at 2018 Winter Olympics

The Austrian powered to his second Pyeongchang title by winning the men’s giant slalom.

'I thought it was harsh' - Corofin likely to appeal All-Ireland semi-final red card

Martin Farragher was dismissed early on in yesterday’s game in Tullamore.

McDowell in the hunt for first win since 2015 in final round in California

The Portrush native is two strokes off the pace at the Genesis Open, where Bubba Watson holds the lead.

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him' Boom Boom Basil This post contains videos

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him'

Last September, Garda Niall Kennedy became the New England heavyweight champion, while his newborn son was fighting his own fight at home.

Valverde defends decision to drop Coutinho as Barca equal club record

Andres Iniesta started ahead of the Brazil international for the Catalan side’s 2-0 victory over Eibar.

'I don't want to be 40 and not know what to do'

Niclas Vemmelund speaks to The42 about his decision to leave Dundalk for the Danish third tier.

'I had to look after this puppy when I could barely look after myself' Journey This post contains videos

'I had to look after this puppy when I could barely look after myself'

Irish Alpine skier Kirsty McGarry chats to The42 about representing Ireland twice at the Winter Olympics and the difficult aftermath.

'Until you've experienced epilepsy yourself, you don't understand what it's like to have no control'

Richael Timothy was forced to retire from Gaelic football at 21 with epilepsy, but has found a new lease of life in para-cycling.

Mining salary data to help rugby clubs and unions make smarter signings

Hannah Bowe explains what her work in Esportif International’s Intelligence division involves.

'A team like Munster coming in for me, I was a bit star-struck really'

Welsh-born James McCarthy was recruited by the Munster academy of the start of the season and has made a big impression already for Ireland U20s.

'There is a firm belief there that this year we can win the All-Ireland and we will win'

Dublin can become the top camogie side in the country and lift the O’Duffy Cup in September, according to Eimear McCarthy.

Yesterday’s News

George Groves suffers suspected dislocated shoulder but successfully defends title against Chris Eubank Jr

The judges scored the fight 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 for a unanimous decision.

Limerick's winning streak continues with 12-point win over Dublin

Elsewhere in Division 1B, Laois were five-point winners over Antrim.

Dennehy header hands Limerick the perfect start in Sligo LOI

Dennehy header hands Limerick the perfect start in Sligo

The defender was the match-winner at the Showgrounds.

VAR must be reliable, insists Mourinho despite United's FA Cup progress

There was controversy in this evening’s fifth round tie at Huddersfield.

'It's really positive for their development': Cullen and Lowe praise Leinster's young guns

The eastern province got back to winning ways with a 20-13 victory over Scarlets at the RDS earlier.

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