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Other - Yesterday’s News

Evans bows out of European Championships as Magee siblings Ireland's last hope

The three-time Olympian was beaten by young Danish star Anders Antosen.

'The best feeling in the world' as Sharapova makes winning return following 15-month ban She's Back This post contains videos

'The best feeling in the world' as Sharapova makes winning return following 15-month ban

The former world number one beat Roberta Vinci in straight sets at the Stuttgart Open.

Ronnie O'Sullivan knocked out of World Championship despite massive 146 break

The five-time champion was knocked out by last year’s runner-up Ding Junhui.

Sharapova returns to professional tennis today, 15 months after revealing positive drugs test

However, plenty of players aren’t happy that she is being granted wildcard entries into tournaments.

Lowry finds the right balance between family and golf after a 'whirlwind' two years

The 30-year-old has a big summer ahead but the birth of his daughter has given Lowry a fresh perspective on life on Tour.

One of the Toronto Blue Jays made an amazing flip over another player to score last night Flying High This post contains videos

One of the Toronto Blue Jays made an amazing flip over another player to score last night

Chris Coghlan of the Blue Jays made one of the plays of the season.

Ronnie O'Sullivan's Crucible challenge is hanging by a thread against Ding

Ding on the brink of World Championship semis after opening up 10-6 lead.

Serena pressed 'wrong button' to reveal pregnancy

She quickly deleted the Snap.

James Harden and the Rockets ended Russell Westbrook's historic season last night

The Rockets beat the Thunder 105-99 to win their playoff series.

Other - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Resilient Evans prevails on memorable day for Ireland at European Championships

Chloe Magee and Sam Magee were victors in the mixed doubles while Rachael Darragh won her first-round clash in the women’s singles.

Robbie Power's dream season continues as Un De Sceaux falls to shock defeat

Willie Mullins also closed the gap in the race for the Irish trainers’ title at Punchestown today.

Ronnie loses first 3 frames of Ding quarter-final, but he's already started the comeback

Higgins, Selby and Hawkins all lead after the opening quarter-final sessions.

Shock Cheltenham winner Labaik refused to start another race today Giddy Up This post contains videos

Shock Cheltenham winner Labaik refused to start another race today

That’s the third time in four races for the Supreme Novice Hurdle winner.

Adrian Peterson confirms deal with Saints

The running back could make a Week 1 return to Minnesota after confirming he has an offer on the table from the New Orleans Saints.

Bale ruled out of Champions League semi-finals as El Clasico start backfires

The Welshman, who has struggled with injuries throughout the season, was taken off in the first half of Sunday’s defeat to Barcelona.

'I look at other guys who have won medals and think 'if he can do it I can definitely do it''

Scott Evans begins his eighth European Championships campaign later today, and the three-time Olympian has never been in a better frame of mind to win a first major medal.

You won't be able to ring into golf tournaments and cost players majors after today

One eagle-eyed TV viewer cost Lexi Thompson a four-stroke penalty and a major championship recently.

After being ridiculed with Barney music, Raptors take control of enthralling Bucks series NBA This post contains videos

After being ridiculed with Barney music, Raptors take control of enthralling Bucks series

Meanwhile, Steph Curry hit the 30-point mark as the Warriors cruised into the second round.

Other - Monday 24 April, 2017

'I will continue to take a lead': Serena Williams condemns Ilie Nastase comments

The World Number One quoted Maya Angelou in her response to the Romanian’s weekend rants.

Serena Williams marks return to world number one with message to unborn baby

Williams has not played since making history in Melbourne, but the 23-time grand slam champion is back at the top of the rankings.

Here's how the experts are predicting the first round of the NFL Draft will go

The number one pick seems a lock, after that… Chaos.

Lebron the star as the Cavs make it to the second round of the NBA playoffs

The defending champions defeated the Pacers 4-0 in the opening series.

Other - Sunday 23 April, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From Galway’s shock win in the Hurling league final, to the World Snooker Championship, there were some fascinating sports pictures taken this week.

'We don't really know if he's redeemed' - The NFL's Joe Mixon dilemma

Outrageously talented on the field, Mixon once punched a woman in the face, breaking four bones.

The treble is still on for Celtic after another Old Firm win in cup semi-final

Brendan Rodgers’ men have yet to be beaten in domestic competition this season.

London Marathon runner stops to help exhausted fellow athlete make it to the finish Incredible This post contains videos

London Marathon runner stops to help exhausted fellow athlete make it to the finish

Matthew Rees gave us a moment of sportsmanship to remember.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: The best images from today's London Marathon You Call That Running

Pictures: The best images from today's London Marathon

More than 40,000 registered to run the 26.2 mile trek through the UK capital.

The Grizzlies and Spurs gave us a Game Four overtime epic last night Make Your Marc This post contains videos

The Grizzlies and Spurs gave us a Game Four overtime epic last night

Wins for the Warriors, Raptors and Hawks as well in Saturday night’s playoff action.

'When people said I should go talk to someone, I told them to shut up. I thought I was right but I was weak and lost'

Athletics had battered, bruised and scarred David Gillick by the time he officially called it quits in June 2014 and the emotional crash of retirement sent him on a downward spiral.

Coleman's rise to the top, Jim McClean's forgotten glory years at Dundee and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the last days of Aaron Hernandez’s life before his death this week.

Other - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Fed Cup match suspended after verbal abuse leaves GB's Johanna Konta in tears

Romanian captain Ilie Nastase was sent from the stadium after verbally abusing the umpire and Konta.

Tennis great Nastase investigated for 'racial slur' about Serena's unborn child

ITF investigating remarks allegedly made by the two-time Grand Slam winner.

You'll need more than magic! Ronnie brushes past Murphy into Crucible quarter-finals

Five-time champ will play either Liang Wenbo or Ding Junhui in the last eight

Comments of the Week: Ryan, O'Mahony and Stander star in Lord of the Rings

Here’s the pick of our readers’ contributions from the past seven days.

Former Giro winner Scarponi dies after being hit by van while training RIP
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