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Other - Today’s News

Can anyone stop ‘va va Froome’ in this year’s Tour de France?

We take a look at the leading contenders for the yellow jersey in 2015.

Anthony Davis shows just why he’s worth $145 milllion Downtown This post contains videos

Anthony Davis shows just why he’s worth $145 milllion

And it’s not just because of his eyebrow.

We’ll Leave it There So: Keane nominated, Nadal shocked and all of today’s sport

If you missed today’s sport, here’s the place to catch up.

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal has been stunned again at Wimbledon

The Spaniard was knocked out of the competition in thrilling fashion.

This immaculate trick shot is the best thing we’ve seen so far at Wimbledon

A hapless Pablo Carreno Busta could only applaud after his opponent’s moment of magic.

13 of our favourite awkward sports sponsorship photos of all time

Of course Ron Atkinson makes an appearance.

The 12 greatest honorary Irishmen in sport

One of us! One of us! One of us!

Other - Yesterday’s News

Power ranking all 6 Rocky movies from worst to best

A seventh instalment of the popular movie franchise has been confirmed, and its trailer has just been released.

We’ll Leave it There So: McGregor’s new opponent, #ThanksPaulie and all of today’s sport

Plus, Paul McShane appears to have found a new club, Liverpool make a sixth summer signing and details of an upcoming UFC show in Dublin.

Who are the Irish hopes in this year’s Tour de France?

It’s that time of the year again.

This dunk machine is the proud new owner of a record $145 million, 5-year NBA contract

The 22-year-old’s jackpot day is a sign of things to come.

QUIZ: Who should you really be cheering for at UFC 189?

Not convinced by Conor McGregor? Just don’t know one side of the octagon from the other? Here’s how to decide.

Manchester United legend to join Tour De France winner at this year’s Web Summit

Edwin van der Sar and Chris Froome will speak at the Sport Summit.

There’s ANOTHER Rocky movie coming out this Autumn

But don’t worry, the man himself doesn’t get in the ring this time. We hope.

Shawn Michaels’ upcoming appearance in Wexford has been cancelled

A spokesperson for Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, originally told The42 that the event was going ahead.

Other - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

G-Mac hoping to arrest slide in form by joining illustrious list of 3-time champs

McDowell could sure use a three-peat right now.

We’ll Leave It There So: FAI debt, Kauto Star remembered and all of today’s sport

Catch up on all the important stories you might have missed.

Bra strap lands Eugenie Bouchard with dress code violation … and she’s then beaten at Wimbledon

Tomás Ó Sé has been banned from tennis for 10 years, meanwhile.

UTV Ireland will show Carl Frampton’s next world title defence

The Belfast boxer takes on Alejandro Gonzalez Jr in mid July.

Wimbledon set for heat breaks – but only for women

The ruling will allow for a 10-minute stoppage between the second and third sets of matches.

Tributes pour in as ‘this generation’s Arkle’ — Kauto Star — dies following a fall RIP

Tributes pour in as ‘this generation’s Arkle’ — Kauto Star — dies following a fall

The 15-year old suffered a complex fracture to his pelvis.

Other - Monday 29 June, 2015

Can you eat whatever you like after a hard gym session?

We thought we’d try find the answer.

Venus romps to 42-minute ‘double bagel’ demolition

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams also reached the Wimbledon second round.

‘That’s why you’re that side of the rope’ – Bubba Watson does not take kindly to fan’s advice

The American went on to win the Travelers Championship on Sunday.

Power ranking the top 10 greatest sporting comebacks

From the ‘Miracle at Medinah’ to that famous night in Istanbul.

Ireland’s triumphant boxers given a hero’s welcome home

Badminton Men’s and Mixed Doubles bronze medal winners Sam Magee, Chloe Magee and Joshua Magee also arrived back in Dublin today.

Milan legend says Zlatan Ibrahimovic may ‘even be superior to Messi’

The Milan legend has mixed feelings over the potential return of Ibrahimovic to the San Siro.

RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020

Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.

Ireland’s Nico Roche will be Team Sky’s ‘road captain’ for this year’s Tour De France

The Irishman will attempt to help Chris Froome win a second Tour title.

The 6 most shocking upsets in Wimbledon history

A look back through the championship’s history turns up quite a few surprise exits during the opening rounds.

World Records, Olympians and 2000 runners hit the streets for Waterford’s Viking Marathon

Pauline Curley showed her class by taking gold in the women’s full distance race.

Irish jockey Eddie Creighton ‘conscious and responsive’ after being put in induced coma

The news is good for jockey Eddie Creighton, who is improving after suffering a fall in an Australian horse race.

How many of these nutrition myths do you still believe?

Four plates of pasta won’t always help you..

Runners… you’ve been tying your laces wrong your entire life

Here’s why the players at Wimbledon have to wear all white

And why organisers have only become more strict over the years.

Other - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Chile player banned after Cavani arse tickle

Gonzalo Jara’s Cope America appears to be over as a result of his recent actions.

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