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Dublin: 11 °C Sunday 25 January, 2015

Other - Today’s News

Hurricane Fly beats Jezki yet again to make it a historic five-in-a-row

It was neck-and-neck until Jezki stumbled at the last.

The man who ran around the world and other under-the-radar Irish athletes set for recognition

Derek Cullen, Mike O’Shea and Sinead Kane are among those nominated at the Outsider People of the Year awards.

‘The fact I beat a lot of the men as well…I think they’re quite impressed’

Irish Olympian skier Kirsty McGarry claimed a historic victory this week at the ‘world’s craziest race’ in the Swiss Alps.

Win, lose or draw, the Irish netball team are gaining admirers home and abroad

The side recently competed in the Nations Cup in Singapore.

Peter Crouch shouldn’t stand next to jockeys! It’s the best sporting tweets of the week

Also, Iain Henderson is back with a magnificent beard.

Johnson rumbles Gustafsson to book a title tussle with Jon Jones Wow

Johnson rumbles Gustafsson to book a title tussle with Jon Jones

The UFC have got their next light-heavyweight challenger, but it’s not who was expected.

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week Snap Happy This post contains images

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week

Relive some of the week’s best moments through the photographers’ lens.

Makwan Amirkhani was awarded a $50,000 bonus for a UFC debut that lasted just eight seconds Cha-ching! This post contains videos

Makwan Amirkhani was awarded a $50,000 bonus for a UFC debut that lasted just eight seconds

It’s not often you can fit all the action from an entire fight into a Vine.

Another UFC win for satisfied Seery after ‘incredible week’ in Stockholm

The veteran flyweight looked very impressive tonight in the Swedish capital.

C&S UCC Demons have secured yet another National Cup triumph

Lehmon Colbert scored 25 points in a dominant victory for the Cork side.

Other - Yesterday’s News

Disappointment for Paul Redmond despite a courageous display in tonight’s UFC debut

The man from Dublin suffered a unanimous-decision loss to the excellent Mirsad Bektic.

A dominant Neil Seery has picked up another Irish UFC win in Stockholm

The Dubliner overcame the previously undefeated Chris Beal.

Here’s all the info you need to watch the Irish in UFC action tonight

You won’t have to stay up all night this time.

Team Montenotte ease to comfortable win over Killester to claim National Cup victory

Cork side secure their 5th title with a 62-36 win.

Gymtimidation? Why most people at your gym seem way fitter than you are Perspective This post contains videos

Gymtimidation? Why most people at your gym seem way fitter than you are

It’s partly because they just go there more often than you do.

The NFL acknowledged the ‘Deflate-gate’ investigation with a statement yesterday

The NFL confirmed they are investigating the New England Patriots use of under-inflated footballs.

Other - Friday 23 January, 2015

Darren O’Neill steps up while Nolan claims fourth national title

Dean Walsh was able to see off the challenge of Ray Moylette in the light welterweight final.

From HHH to HBK: Your definitive ranking of the best ever wrestling entrance songs

Some of these could easily have been a Christmas number one.

We’ll Leave It There So: Fed’s a shadow of himself, tragedy in Derry and all today’s sport

Other stories include Jamie Heaslip starting for Leinster this weekend and ITV ‘parting ways’ with Adrian Chiles.

‘Chocolate’ fight on hold as WBO calls on Andy Lee to open defence against Saunders

The WBO today called for purse bids to take place for a bout between Lee and the mandatory challenger.

From TheJournal.ie It looks like the government is dropping plans to ban alcohol sponsorship of sport Kicked To Touch

It looks like the government is dropping plans to ban alcohol sponsorship of sport

Finding alternative sources of funding appears “unlikely”.

‘I only started this because I was a fat kid trying to lose a bit of weight’

Dublin’s Paul Redmond makes his UFC debut tomorrow night in Stockholm.

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Irish Olympic skier Kirsty McGarry wins the ‘world’s craziest race’ in the Swiss Alps

Schilthorn is best-known as having served as a key location in the James Bond film ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’.

‘Seery is just another guy between me and the belt’ – Chris Beal Undefeated This post contains videos

‘Seery is just another guy between me and the belt’ – Chris Beal

The US flyweight believes he and his Irish opponent could be in line for a Fight of the Night bonus.

Bouchard: I’m fine with being asked to twirl – as long the guys are asked to flex their muscles Twirlgate This post contains videos

Bouchard: I’m fine with being asked to twirl – as long the guys are asked to flex their muscles

Bouchard books place in fourth round with a straight sets win over Caroline Garcia.

From TheJournal.ie England’s Dublin-born cricketer subject to blackmail plot over messages Cash

England’s Dublin-born cricketer subject to blackmail plot over messages

A “five-figure sum” was demanded to prevent details being revealed about a relationship Morgan had with an Australian woman.

For the first time in 11 years, Roger Federer has failed to reach the Aussie Open semi-finals

The Swiss former world number one was dumped out in the third round this morning.

Other - Thursday 22 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Schmidt names 46-man Six Nations squad and today’s sport

Real Madrid have also signed a Norwegian teenage prodigy while the NFL’s ‘deflategate’ rumbles on.

‘I once got a rake and I killed a snowman’: Bad lip reading in the NFL is back and it’s still comedy genius Mouthing Off This post contains videos
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Rafael Nadal’s opponent pulled a seriously classy move with their match on the line

Tim Smyczek is your new favourite tennis player.

Will Ferrell hits cheerleader in the head with basketball, gets ‘escorted’ from stadium

It was all part of a new movie but it looks like it really hurt.

Knowing it could be his last fight, Neil Seery is determined to enjoy UFC Stockholm

The Dublin flyweight faces Chris Beal on Saturday night at the Tele2 Arena.

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