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Dublin: 13 °C Sunday 4 October, 2015

Other - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

We’ll Leave it There So: Mayo football ‘in crisis,’ GAA club loses thousands and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, there was good news for Keith Earls and Rob Kearney today.

A brilliant piece of sportsmanship from racing at Roscommon yesterday Fair Play This post contains videos

Jamaal Charles ripped off the Lambeau Leap and Aaron Rodgers’ TD celebration last night

Rodgers threw five TDs though, so he’s probably not that worried.

From MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident California

MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident

Authorities said Roner struck a tree during his descent and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Other - Monday 28 September, 2015

Brady joins NFL greats with 400th TD pass, Steelers lose Roethlisberger to knee injury

The New England Patriots continued their perfect start to the season last night.

Other - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Jordan Spieth has just won $10m after claiming the Tour Championship

Spieth is also back to number one in the world.

This fight between two teammates really did escalate quickly

A fight between teammates is always the most vicious.

NFL game delayed after fireworks set the pitch on fire

One for the ‘What Happened Next’ round.

Lewis Hamilton roasted Nico Rosberg at the very start of today’s Japanese Grand Prix F1 This post contains videos

Lewis Hamilton roasted Nico Rosberg at the very start of today’s Japanese Grand Prix

Controversy as Hamilton stretches his championship lead to 48 points with five races remaining.

Glasgow Warriors forwards coach Dan McFarland puts his NFL knowledge to the test

After going 6-0 last year, the former Connacht coach is back for another shot at Pick Six.

Sam in Ballymun and Irish players in Alton Towers in the sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings from Twitter over the past seven days.

‘I was asphyxiated & had gone a pale shade of blue’: Martin Donnelly on staying alive

25 years ago exactly, Irish Formula 1 driver Martin Donnelly should’ve died but miraculously clung to life and survived.

Other - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Sanchez hat-trick ends Leicester’s unbeaten run

Arsenal claimed a 5-2 Premier League victory in a remarkable game on Saturday.

£60 million? Grealish is priceless to Aston Villa, says Sherwood

The club’s academy graduate is now a firm fixture in the first-team after breaking into the squad last season, and his manager admits he is priceless

5 recipes you should try from Irish sports star David Gillick’s cookbook

Courgette ‘Spaghetti’ Bolognese, Strawberry, Ricotta and White Chocolate Tart, and much more.

Other - Friday 25 September, 2015

This goal-line fumble pretty much sums up Washington’s start to the NFL season

The Giants picked up their first win of the season because Washington were Washington.

We’ll Leave it There So: Blatter under criminal investigation, Healy starts and all today’s sport

Also, Argentina beat Georgia and Rory McIlroy enjoys a positive start at the Tour Championship.

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Fury hits the pints of Guinness as Klitschko pulls out of world title fight

The heavyweight champion has suffered a minor injury.

Other - Thursday 24 September, 2015

‘Baby steps’ the key to Leona Maguire’s drive to become one of golf’s greatest

That’s the view of Solheim Cup star Mel Reid.

We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland visit Alton Towers, Arsenal fans in trouble and today’s sport

Rory McIlroy gets going in the Tour Championship, while the Welsh team are under investigation.

‘That amount of money doesn’t mean much to me any more’: McIlroy not motivated by €10m prize

The world number two tees off today at the Tour Championship.


These are 14 of this year’s best sports books. How many have you read?

The 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year will be named on 26 November.

‘If Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth had a baby… it would be me’ – Jason Day

Jason Day delivered a new take on being regularly compared to fellow stars Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth.

Other - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Who needs strikers? Flamini proves Arsenal’s unlikely hero in North London derby

The French midfielder scored twice as Arsenal edged past rivals Tottenham in the League Cup third round.

One of baseball’s legendary names, Yogi Berra has died RIP

One of baseball’s legendary names, Yogi Berra has died

“It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” The New York Yankees and Mets Hall of Famer was 90.


Other - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Rodgers has four months to keep Liverpool job, according to former Anfield favourite

Didi Hamann believes the Reds boss has until the New Year to prove he is right man to lead the club.

Toulon make light of doping claims with T-shirt range

Top 14 giants Toulon have come up with a novel way of making light of doping allegations made against the club.

We’ll Leave it There So: Fergie’s ‘world class’ players, Leinster’s McLaughlin retires and all today’s sport

Plus, Ireland loves Japan and a Dublin GAA star’s car is stolen.

Colts out of Luck as Jets continue to soar

Andrew Luck played his second successive terrible game for the pre-season favourites.

Analysis: How a Raiders rookie made a show of a Super Bowl winner

We break down Amari Cooper’s first NFL touchdown.

If you thought Richie Hogan’s feet were bad, wait until you see this top Irish gymnast’s hands

Kieran Behan’s hands were in a state this weekend.

Other - Monday 21 September, 2015

The NFL’s new extra-point rule is already changing the way the game is played

And it’s changing it for the better.