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Dublin: 16 °C Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Yesterday’s News

David Haye tells Tony Bellew - 'Get on the list mate, you are going to get smashed to bits' The List This post contains videos

David Haye tells Tony Bellew - 'Get on the list mate, you are going to get smashed to bits'

Are we set for another “Battle of Britain” later this year?

Friday 27 May, 2016

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World championship silver for Kellie Harrington after defeat in close-fought final

Wenlu Yang of China is the new women’s world champion at 64kg.

Simply the best! Jose Mourinho has (finally) been confirmed as Man United manager

Mou agrees three-year Old Trafford deal – with an option to stay until 2020.

Thursday 26 May, 2016

World's End! Katie Taylor suffers shock defeat in world championship semis

Bronze for Taylor as her bid for a sixth straight world title falls short.

No Diarmuid O'Connor, but Mayo name experienced side for London trip

Mayo begin their provincial defence with a trip to Ruislip on Sunday.

Going for gold! Kellie Harrington books her place in the world championship final

Harrington beats Sara Kali to guarantee world championship silver at minimum.

Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Fernando Alonso - good at F1, also good at curling free-kicks into the top corner Pick It Out This post contains videos

Fernando Alonso - good at F1, also good at curling free-kicks into the top corner

The two-time world champion was showing off in Monaco yesterday.

Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Look out, Mignolet! Liverpool sign Karius - and hand him the number one shirt

German keeper, 22, completes €6m move from Mainz.

Rio, here I come! Katie Taylor has qualified for the Olympic Games

“Dream come true” as Taylor beats Victoria Torres by unanimous decision.

Monday 23 May, 2016

Sunday 22 May, 2016

As it happened: Tipperary v Cork, Munster SHC quarter-final

There’s nothing quite like the Munster championship. Join us for live minute-by-minute coverage of Tipperary v Cork in Semple Stadium.

Jet Setting stuns Aidan O'Brien's Minding to land 1,000 Guineas

Winner was supplemented into the race on Monday at a cost of €30,000.

Grainne Walsh is one win away from a World Boxing Championship medal

Offaly fighter scored unanimous decision win against Hanna Solecka.

Leinster's Ben Te'o called up to England squad for Australia tour

Leinster's Ben Te'o called up to England squad for Australia tour

Te’o set to leave Leinster for Worcester after next weekend’s Pro12 final.

Saturday 21 May, 2016

Who ya gonna call? Bundee Aki! It's Comments of the Week

Here are some of your best offerings from below the line this week.

Friday 20 May, 2016

McIlroy moves to within a shot of the lead to tee up exciting weekend at the Irish Open

Marc Warren and Masters champion Danny Willett lead the way at the K Club.

Lam targets one more 'special day' as he names Connacht team for sold-out Pro12 semi

Eoin McKeon named in the back row for historic Sportsground clash.

Here's how Hawk-Eye will work when it makes its debut in Semple Stadium on Sunday

Score technology will be in place for Tipp v Cork this weekend.

Thursday 19 May, 2016

Muirfield still won't let women in so loses right to host The Open

R&A remove Scottish course from rotation following controversial vote.

Will Katie qualify for the Olympics? All eyes on Taylor as World Championships begin

Cavan’s Ceire Smith lost on the opening day in Astana.

Wednesday 18 May, 2016

It looks like the Liverpool fans are having a serious party in Basel

Thousands of Reds fans descend on Switzerland for Europa League final.

Sharapova fights for her tennis life as anti-doping panel decides on 'heart drug' ban

Tennis superstar faces four-year ban if panel finds that she deliberately broke anti-doping rules.

Sunday 15 May, 2016

Sunderland fans fly banner taunting relegated Newcastle over St James' Park

“Auf wiedersehen Prem. Tyne to go.”

Mercedes team-mates Hamilton and Rosberg crash within seconds of Spanish GP start

Teenager Max Verstappen seizes chance in Barcelona to become the youngest-ever winner of an F1 Grand Prix.

Willie Mullins duo pipped in first leg of $500,000 transatlantic challenge

Rawnaq set to take aim at six-figure bonus at Cheltenham next year.

Stipe Miocic is the new UFC heavyweight champion thanks to this stunning one-punch KO UFC 198 This post contains videos

Stipe Miocic is the new UFC heavyweight champion thanks to this stunning one-punch KO

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino makes light work of debut at UFC 198 in Brazil.

Saturday 14 May, 2016

Shane Lowry takes 36-hole lead at The Players - and this eagle certainly helped Super Shane This post contains videos

Shane Lowry takes 36-hole lead at The Players - and this eagle certainly helped

Jason Day leads the field by three shots, but Lowry is hot on the world number one’s heels.

Friday 13 May, 2016

Towell makes league debut, but Brighton have mountain to climb in Championship play-off

Goals from Ross Wallace and Kieran Lee helped Sheffield Wednesday take a huge step towards Wembley.

Dustin Johnson's brother jumps into water hazard to save two-shot penalty

You’ve gotta do what you’ve gotta do.

We've just seen the first hole-in-one on the 17th at Sawgrass since 2002 Ace This post contains videos

We've just seen the first hole-in-one on the 17th at Sawgrass since 2002

Will Wilcox strikes a blow for yellow golf balls everywhere.

Rory McIlroy just misses out on course record with stunning 64 at The Players TPC Sawgrass This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy just misses out on course record with stunning 64 at The Players

McIlroy sits two off the lead after a red-hot afternoon at Sawgrass.

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Watch: Henry Shefflin takes on the crossbar challenge - with a very GAA twist

Think you can do better than King Henry? You could win yourself a year’s worth of shopping.

Thursday 12 May, 2016

Blistering start for Shane Lowry at The Players, Day equals course record Play On Players This post contains videos

Blistering start for Shane Lowry at The Players, Day equals course record

Lowry two shots behind world number one Day after the morning’s play at Sawgrass.

Thanks for the lunch, Fergie! Pochettino signs new deal to stay at Spurs

“There is no better place to be right now,” says Pochettino as he commits until 2021.

3-time world title challenger Matthew Macklin retires from boxing

Macklin signs off with four straight wins and quits the ring.

Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Gianluigi Buffon signs new Juve deal that will see him play on past his 40th birthday

Turin giants can call on veteran keeper until the end of 2017/2018.

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