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Yesterday’s News


Yesterday’s News

'Free the month of April': CPA calls for change and share plans to end fixture problems

The Club Players Association proposes that the GAA’s Central Council implement ‘three innovative changes’.

'They took the eye off the ball, those calls nearly cost them'

Bernard Flynn feels that Mayo are in with a chance of All-Ireland glory, but only if the right decisions are made on the line.

Monday 24 July, 2017

Poll: Which two sides will go head-to-head in the All-Ireland hurling final? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Which two sides will go head-to-head in the All-Ireland hurling final?

Tipperary and Galway, and Cork and Waterford will do battle for the two spots on offer.

'We have to embrace and cherish that pressure': Briggs relishing home WRWC

Ireland captain Niamh Briggs is fit again and ready to lead her side next month.

'To see her on the podium, the Irish flag going up and the anthem being played was just amazing'

European U20 100m champion Gina Akpe-Moses’ former coach at St Gerard’s AC reacts to her remarkable win.

'The atmosphere was good and he hasn't left it in what people are saying he has'

Dublin hurler David Treacy has spoken out about Ger Cunningham’s departure.

Injury returnees and one uncapped player in Ireland squad for home World Cup

This is the squad carrying Ireland’s hopes in next month’s home tournament.

Sunday 23 July, 2017

Two blue ticks from Ronaldo and 'whatever the f**k you do, don't shut your eyes' - it's tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

Ireland no longer just tagging along, they're up there with the best in the world

The ITF (International Tag Federation) Tri Nations tournament between Ireland, Britain and Australia is underway this weekend

Saturday 22 July, 2017

Gold! McKillop bags London double as he storms to remarkable ninth World title

The Antrim man stormed to victory in the T37 1500m final at the World Para Athletics Championships this evening.

As It Happened: Donegal v Galway, All-Ireland SFC qualifier

Galway have booked their All-Ireland quarter-final spot.

Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive

Graham Shaw’s side battled from behind to beat India in the 7th/8th place World League play-off.

Poll: Who do you think will win this weekend's hurling quarter finals? Your Call This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win this weekend's hurling quarter finals?

Clare, Tipperary, Wexford and Waterford are all in action.

Friday 21 July, 2017

Poll: Who do you think will win tomorrow's football qualifiers? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win tomorrow's football qualifiers?

Mayo, Cork, Galway and Donegal are all in action.

Thursday 20 July, 2017

Spieth joint leader after first round of The Open as McIlroy bounces back with late rally

The Irish contingent are further down the leaderboard.

Derry youngster Conor Glass set to make AFL debut on Saturday

The former Derry minor captain signed for Hawthorn in October 2015.

Johnny Sexton played Lions series decider with a broken wrist

The Leinster man also injured his ankle in the same game, but played through the pain.

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing

Suspicions have built surrounding certain matches following unusual betting patterns.

Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Conte commits to Chelsea as he signs new two-year deal

‘Now we must work even harder to stay at the top,’ the Italian said after signing the deal.

Ana O'Brien airlifted to hospital after bad fall at Killarney Races

The 21-year-old daughter of Aidan O’Brien was riding Druids Cross.

'So, what are you?': BBC presenter under fire for questioning if Konta is truly British

The Wimbledon semi-finalist was interviewed by John Humphrys on the Today programme earlier.

Sunday 2 July, 2017

Living in the fast lane, both on and off the track: A day in the life of Ciara Mageean

The Olympian shares her training regime, nutrition plan and talks life in general.

Saturday 1 July, 2017

Three goals put Cobh three points off top as Longford deliver under new manager

There were two games down for decision in the SSE Airtricity League First Division tonight.

As It Happened: Mayo v Derry, Tipp v Westmeath, Donegal v Longford - GAA match tracker

It was a busy evening of qualifier action, both football and hurling.

Wexford team aiming to win county's first Leinster senior title in 13 years announced

There were injury doubts, but Davy Fitz has named an unchanged side.

Friday 30 June, 2017

Rochford names two changes as Mayo prepare to tackle qualifiers again

Brendan Harrison and Colm Boyle have been drafted into the starting line-up to face Derry.

Shels equalise at the death to cut Waterford's lead as strugglers Wexford hold UCD

There were two clashes in the SSE Airtricity League First Division tonight.

Fennelly a welcome return as Kilkenny make four changes ahead of Limerick test

Nowlan Park plays host to the All-Ireland qualifier meeting this Saturday evening.

O'Shea signs new deal and Borini leaves for Milan as Sunderland begin life under Grayson

The Ireland international has penned a new one-year contract, while Borini heads to AC Milan on loan.

Second European medal of the week for Irish teen as she breaks another senior record

Mona McSharry claimed silver in the 200m Breastroke at the European Junior Championships, to add to Wednesday’s gold medal.

Monday 26 June, 2017

Ireland star Campbell rewarded with new deal at Manchester City

The extension comes a just reward for her glittering FA Cup final contribution, and an early birthday present.

Gold! 'Dream day' as Ireland duo defend mixed relay title at World Cup final

Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe were impressive in Lithuania yesterday.

Sunday 25 June, 2017

'A lot of boys thought I was going to be a bell. They've gone ‘well you’ve actually turned out to be alright’'

Joe Marler on life on tour, ‘getting to know Rory Best OBE’ and trying to make the Test squad.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven sporting days looked through a lens.

Carlow march on in the qualifiers as they scrape by in close Ruislip battle

Turlough O’Brien’s side held on to beat London by a single point.

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'It's mentally draining': Life at the top and coming down from that Olympic high

Modern Pentathletes Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe compare their experiences following both London 2012 and Rio 2016.

Saturday 24 June, 2017

Dublin and Westmeath unveil starting sides as they go head-to-head for Leinster final spot

Throw-in at Croke Park is 4pm tomorrow.

Friday 23 June, 2017

British number three Dan Evans reveals he tested positive for cocaine

‘I made a mistake and I must face up to it,’ he said at a press conference earlier.

Thomas Barr among Irish to book final spots at European Team Championships

The Olympic finalist and six others from Team Ireland will line out in finals tomorrow.

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