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Other - Today’s News

LeBron puts up 33 points for the Cavs and will head to the NBA Finals for the sixth consecutive time King This post contains videos

LeBron puts up 33 points for the Cavs and will head to the NBA Finals for the sixth consecutive time

Cleveland got the better of the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference decider.

Other - Yesterday’s News

Willett fades after record-breaking front nine to sit in three-way tie for lead

The Masters champion is joined at the top of the leaderboard by Scott Hend and Y E Yang on a day to forget for Shane Lowry.

We'll Leave It There So: Mourinho confirmed, silver medal for Ireland and all today's sport

Meanwhile, two changes for Leinster ahead of Saturday’s Pro12 final against Connacht and some good news for Padraig Harrington.

Nibali back from brink, makes most of overnight leader's dramatic crash on Giro climb Shark In The Water This post contains videos

Nibali back from brink, makes most of overnight leader's dramatic crash on Giro climb

The 2013 champion burst into tears at the finish line and dedicated the win to a 14-year-old cyclist who was killed in an accident 10 days ago.

Paul Kimmage ordered to pay over €10k for defamation of former UCI president

The Irish journalist had claimed that Hein Verbruggen had tolerated doping and covered up positive drugs tests.

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Huge crowds welcome the Rás into Dungarvan as Gate wins dramatic sprint finish

Clemens Fankheuser keeps hold of the yellow jersey ahead of the penultimate stage.

Emotional Nadal withdraws from French Open as injury strikes again

‘It’s a tough moment but it’s not the end.’

Darren Clarke names Pádraig Harrington as Ryder Cup vice-captain for Hazeltine

Paul Lawrie and Thomas Bjorn also announced as assistants.

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.

Manny Pacquiao says he won't fight at the Olympics this summer

Controversial vote next week could open the door to professional boxers in Rio.

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Splash Back! Golden State keep their season alive with a big win in Game 5

Curry and the Warriors ready for “the toughest game of our lives.”

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold

Jimmy Halpin is confident that Irish boxing’s newest star can bring home the world title.

Other - Thursday 26 May, 2016

McDowell joins Lowry in making solid start at PGA Championship

There’s a three-way lead at Wentworth.

We'll Leave It There So: Numbers crunch Taylor, Harrington goes for gold and all today's sport

Here’s all the sport you need to get your teeth around before you hit Friday like a train.

Memphis Depay: I have some games on the bench for 90 minutes, it p****d you off

In a video posted on his social media pages, the Man United winger offered an honest appraisal of his season.

Damien Shaw just denied yellow jersey as the Rás arrives in Clonakilty

Clemens Fankheuser hangs on to the overall lead but contenders are stacking up behind him.

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.

A cart path very nearly derailed Shane Lowry's opening round at Wentworth

The 29-year-old bounced back to put himself in a good position at the PGA Championship.

Tipp's Con Sheehan helping Tyson Fury to prepare for Klitschko rematch

Sheehan has been drafted in for the Amsterdam training camp.

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

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

Cavs one win away from NBA Finals after routing Raptors

Game six heads to Toronto with the Cleveland Cavaliers leading 3-2 in the best-of-seven NBA play-off series.

Other - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

16 things we learned from tonight's Road to Rio documentary

Let us know what you thought of this week’s episode.

Ex-England coach Lancaster part of official review of culture in British Cycling

The review was prompted by the behaviour of technical director Shane Sutton.

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland's squad for South Africa, Rafa signs while Mourinho waits and all today's sport

Here’s all you need to catch up before hitting the downhill run to the weekend.

Kingdom come for Danish rider Nicolai Brochner with Rás stage win

It was a hot day in the saddle in Kerry.

'Without realising it, I’m wasting so much energy' - Ellen Keane writes her first Road to Rio diary

Swimmer is preparing for her third Paralympics later this year.

Controversial tennis star Tomic regrets '$10 million' outburst

The player is trying to repair his public image as he prepares for the second round of the French Open.

Remember when Golden State couldn't lose? Now they're one game from disaster Thunder Struck This post contains videos

Remember when Golden State couldn't lose? Now they're one game from disaster

OKC walloped the Warriors last night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.

'I'm not okay with just being okay' - Irish swimmer Fiona Doyle on her Olympic ambitions

The 24-year-old also spoke about the impact of the Zika virus on her plans for Rio.

Other - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Murray hits out at 'simply untrue' Mauresmo rift rumours

The coach reportedly split with the Scottish player due to his on-court conduct, but he has strongly denied those claims.

Euros booze ban in Lens as England and Wales fans told to party elsewhere

The small French city has moved to restrict public consumption of alcohol on matchdays in the competition.

14 Russian athletes fail Beijing re-tests

It was announced by the International Olympic Committee last week 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from competing in Rio.

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open Genius This post contains videos

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open

The nine-time French Open champion has produced one of the shots of the year.

We'll Leave It There So: Katie qualifies for Rio, marathon controversy and all of today's sport

It was a busy one. Catch-up with all of the day’s sporting headlines right here.

Athletics Ireland 'competely reject' claims athlete's Moldovan background cost him Olympic spot

Marathon runner Sergiu Ciobanu was not selected for the three-man team despite posting the third fastest time.

Cork teen Eddie Dunbar comes within a whisker of yellow jersey on Day 3 of the Rás

James Gullen took victory on Tuesday’s third stage to Dingle.

Ireland's Sanita Puspure has officially qualified for the Rio Olympics

It will be the second time the Latvia-born athlete has represented Ireland at the Olympics.

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

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

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