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Thursday 23 April, 2015

Which of these pairings is your dream Champions League semi-final draw? Matchmaker This post contains a poll

Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season

Marty Moore faces 12 weeks out, Leinster confirmed on Thursday.

200 not out for Heaslip – Here are the Ulster and Leinster teams for tomorrow’s inter-pro

Ulster unchanged while Leinster make four changes from defeat against Toulon.

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Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Jim Gavin explains why the phrase ‘blanket defence’ is doing GAA tactics a disservice

“The devil is in the detail,” according to the All-Ireland winning Dubs boss.

New report on ‘overwhelmed’ student GAA players makes for concerning reading

‘Problem period’ in GAA calendar leading to academic, financial and personal pressure.

‘I’m in great spirits, no negative thoughts’ – The latest update on Robbie McNamara’s recovery

Jockey needed spinal surgery following a horrific racing accident at Wexford.

This Roscommon footballer is trying to break into fashion with his clothing company

Neil Collins is targeting a Division 2 title but off the field, he’s working just as hard to make a name for himself.

DCU and UL lead the way in the Sigerson and Fitzgibbon Teams of the Year

The 2015 Rising Stars teams were announced on Wednesday afternoon.

Tuesday 21 April, 2015

The cast for the new ‘Battle of the Sexes’ tennis film looks great Battle Of The Sexes This post contains videos

The cast for the new ‘Battle of the Sexes’ tennis film looks great

Emma Stone and Steve Carell? We’re sold.

Can you identify the sporting year from these iconic moments?

Do you know your 1995s from your 1996s?

Thurles will host a double-header for Division 1 hurling and camogie league finals

We’re all off to Tom Semple’s field on 3 May.

Jack Grealish’s dad: ‘He could play 45 minutes for Ireland and 45 minutes for England!’

Difficult decision is ‘completely up to Jack’, says Kevin Grealish.

Jack Grealish ‘at a crossroads’, says Given, as English FA step up their interest

English FA reportedly want the Villa youngster to play at next month’s U20 Toulon Tournament.

Monday 20 April, 2015

‘We try to create that spirit that Brian Cody has been talking about all these years’

A delighted Derek McGrath reflects on Waterford’s league semi-final win over Tipperary.

JBM doesn’t want Cork to get a reputation as the comeback kids

“I don’t like doing it too often,” Jimmy Barry-Murphy said after Cork came back to stun the Dubs.

The season is over for Fergus McFadden and Kane Douglas

Leinster duo set for surgery which will rule them out for two and three months respectively.

Struggling Chicago Cubs pitcher finds an ingenious way around his throwing ‘yips’

We can guarantee you’ve never seen anything like this before.

Doncaster produced this brutally honest highlights clip of their 0-0 draw against Fleetwood Zzzzzzzzz This post contains videos

Doncaster produced this brutally honest highlights clip of their 0-0 draw against Fleetwood

Match of the Day would be so much better if all of the poor games were given this treatment.

Irish teen Bertram Allen finishes third at the World Cup Final in Vegas

Olympic champion Steve Guerdat did just enough to hold off the Wexford teen.

One of Tipp’s star forwards may have broken his finger against Waterford

Bubbles O’Dwyer has nine weeks to get fit for Tipp’s Munster Championship semi.

Sunday 19 April, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights – The Tale of Hagler v Hearns Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights – The Tale of Hagler v Hearns

Got half an hour to spare? You’ll enjoy this.

9 of the best images from another busy week of sport Snap Happy This post contains images

9 of the best images from another busy week of sport

From Croke Park to Augusta and Madrid…

Dubs let it slip, Waterford send a warning – 5 talking points from the hurling league semis

Cork and Waterford booked their final place on a day of drama in Nowlan Park.

As it happened: Tipperary v Waterford, Allianz National Hurling League semi-final

We had live minute-by-minute updates of this afternoon’s second semi.

As it happened: Dublin v Cork, Allianz National Hurling League semi-final

We were live from Nowlan Park with minute-by-minute updates of this afternoon’s first hurling semi.

The Kilkenny and German connection behind one of Dublin’s form forwards

Mark Schutte on his hurling roots and why he has no regrets about giving up football.

Saturday 18 April, 2015

‘I’ve still another 20% to go’ – Shamrock Rovers fans will like these quotes from Mikey Drennan

Hoops’ leading man shrugs off pressure of following in Gary Twigg’s footsteps.

Ireland’s teenage showjumping star still has a great chance of winning the World Cup final

Bertram Allen and Molly Malone are still in the medal positions after the second round in Las Vegas.

Tyrone oust Roscommon to continue a day of shocks in the U21 football semis

Lee Brennan kicked 0-6 as Tyrone booked a long overdue return to the U21 final.

This was a lovely gesture in memory of the late Dave Billings RIP

This was a lovely gesture in memory of the late Dave Billings

The UCD players from both counties joined together before their All-Ireland semi-final.

As it happened: Dublin v Tipperary & Roscommon v Tyrone, All-Ireland U21 Football semi-finals

All eyes were on Tullamore and Sligo this afternoon as the final four did battle for a place in the U21 football decider.

Sutcliffe blasts RTÉ panel for landing Conal Keaney in stamp trouble Video Nasty This post contains videos

Sutcliffe blasts RTÉ panel for landing Conal Keaney in stamp trouble

“It was a joke that it came up in the first place,” says Sutcliffe as Dubs prepare for Cork semi.

Drennan the Hoops hero as Rovers deny Dundalk in an early-season classic

Shamrock Rovers came from two down to take a point against champions Dundalk in Tallaght Stadium.

Thursday 16 April, 2015

Ireland U17s clinch the final qualification spot for the European Championships

The Girls in Green are off to Iceland this summer.

This will be Pacquiao’s ringwalk music against Mayweather. It’s certainly different… Name That Tune This post contains videos

This will be Pacquiao’s ringwalk music against Mayweather. It’s certainly different…

The original song pays tribute to Pacman’s loyal Philippine fans.

Andy Lee’s first world title defence could be in a Premier League football stadium

WBO middleweight champ in line for mandatory defence against Billy Joe Saunders this summer.

The shortlists for PFA Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year are out

Chelsea, Man United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Spurs all have players in contention for the top prize.

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