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#Champion

# champion - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'Wilder, where you at?' - Whyte produces devastating KO and calls out WBC heavyweight champion Boxing This post contains videos

'Wilder, where you at?' - Whyte produces devastating KO and calls out WBC heavyweight champion

Lucas Browne was no match for the British fighter, who claimed a sixth-round stoppage.

# champion - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season

The pride of Portumna will ride off into the sunset in May.

# champion - Sunday 3 December, 2017

'I'll gladly fight him' - Holloway open to McGregor rematch after defending UFC featherweight title Champion This post contains videos

'I'll gladly fight him' - Holloway open to McGregor rematch after defending UFC featherweight title

Holloway defeated Jose Aldo for the second time this year via TKO in the third round to reclaim his title.

# champion - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Lewis Hamilton lands fourth F1 world title despite crash at Mexican GP

Hamilton joins Sebastian Vettel and Alain Prost as a four-time world champion.

# champion - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia

Joost Luiten put up a superb fight on Sunday, but he could not prevent Sergio Garcia claiming another European Tour title at Valderrama.

# champion - Monday 2 October, 2017

'I'll never forget it. Holding off the likes of Rory for my first win is pretty memorable' A Job Well Dunne This post contains videos

'I'll never forget it. Holding off the likes of Rory for my first win is pretty memorable'

Paul Dunne is basking in the glory of his British Masters win, and maiden Tour title.

# champion - Saturday 9 September, 2017

After 11-month injury, 83rd seed Sloane Stephens completes remarkable comeback

She swept aside the challenge of Madison Keys – one of her closest friends – and claimed the $3.7 million prize.

# champion - Monday 24 July, 2017

'To see her on the podium, the Irish flag going up and the anthem being played was just amazing'

European U20 100m champion Gina Akpe-Moses’ former coach at St Gerard’s AC reacts to her remarkable win.

# champion - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Luke Keeler edges Irish middleweight title while fighting with a broken hand

He was victorious over Darren Cruise at the National Stadium.

# champion - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Willie Mullins lands trainers' championship crown on final day of Punchestown

It was a dramatic final day at Punchestown.

# champion - Monday 10 April, 2017

# champion - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It's kind of odd getting a Chinese goalkeeper in Donegal': GMIT's All-Ireland star Ladies Football This post contains videos

'It's kind of odd getting a Chinese goalkeeper in Donegal': GMIT's All-Ireland star

Donegal’s Rosa Kelly helped her side to Lagan Cup glory at the O’Connor Cup weekend.

# champion - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Carl Frampton tops off remarkable 2016 as he's crowned ESPN Fighter of the Year

The 29-year-old became only the second European boxer to win the award.

# champion - Sunday 13 November, 2016

17-time All-Ireland senior winner to reconsider inter-county future

Briege Corkery may have won her tenth All-Star last night but she’s already weighing up her plans for 2017.

# champion - Monday 22 August, 2016

A fan was spotted in a Mayo GAA jersey losing it at WWE Summerslam last night

Meanwhile, Wicklow wrestler Finn Bálor as he became the first ever WWE Universal champion.

# champion - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Lionel Messi topped off a bravura performance with this classy finish last night Champion This post contains videos

Lionel Messi topped off a bravura performance with this classy finish last night

Sevilla — bar an early flurry of chances — were on the receiving end of a Barcelona football master class.

# champion - Friday 12 August, 2016

Stunning Phelps secures historic 22nd gold medal as China drawn into doping storm

Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi is under fire after a failed test.

# champion - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage Champion This post contains videos

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage

The American tennis star won her seventh Wimbledon title this afternoon.

# champion - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Anthony Joshua to make first defence of IBF title in June

The newly-crowned champion will fight at London’s O2 Arena this summer.

# champion - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

'Shane is just an amazing fella - he was very emotional beforehand'

There was a poignancy after Abbey CBS won yesterday in Thurles.

# champion - Sunday 31 January, 2016

6 women who will be key to a successful Irish title defence

Ireland’s captain and world player of the year nominee are among the most important components of the squad in this campaign.

# champion - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Third national title in a row keeps Olympic dream alive

O’Reilly puts controversial box-off loss behind him at National Stadium.

# champion - Friday 27 November, 2015

Katie Taylor makes no mistake to win her first national final

She defeated Shauna O’Keeffe tonight at the National Stadium.

# champion - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Thomas Barr is named Irish Athlete of the Year

Barr won the 400m gold at the World University Games earlier this year.

# champion - Monday 10 August, 2015

‘I can’t believe I am standing here as champion’ – Shane Lowry basks in WGC glory

Lowry came from behind to win the tournament at Firestone.

Irish sports stars salute Shane Lowry after brilliant win at Firestone

The Offaly man won the WGC Bridgestone Invitational.

# champion - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

# champion - Sunday 24 May, 2015

'Get your s*** together, Jon Jones. I'm waiting for you' - Cormier claims vacant UFC belt DC

'Get your s*** together, Jon Jones. I'm waiting for you' - Cormier claims vacant UFC belt

A second round submission of Anthony Johnson earned Cormier the light heavyweight title at the MGM Grand last night.

# champion - Saturday 9 May, 2015

How Ronda Rousey became 2015's most dominant athlete

She’s good you know.

# champion - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Ireland's Leona Maguire wins major US college golf title

The 20-year old from Cavan continues to make waves in the States

# champion - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title

The Irish fighter stopped his opponent Matt Korobov

# champion - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Robbie Keane won the MLS Cup for LA Galaxy with this late goal

As the Americans would say, he’s clutch.

# champion - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Ireland's Dan Martin sprints to Tour of Lombardy win

The Birmingham-born athlete surprised his breakaway rivals in the final kilometre to secure a victory.

# champion - Monday 29 September, 2014

Perfect 10 - The story in pics of Henry Shefflin's All-Ireland hurling glories

Shefflin made his history on Saturday night. We look back at his ten days of triumph.

# champion - Sunday 28 September, 2014

'Disbelief, in shock, but very happy' - Briege Corkery won her 14th All-Ireland senior medal today

The Cork captain was celebrating more glory today.

# champion - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Italian Nibali all but confirms Tour de France victory on penultimate stage

Tony Martin won the 20th stage, but it is Nibali who will succeed Chris Froome as champion.

# champion - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships

The Bray native was pushed all the way by Estelle Mossely of France.

# champion - Sunday 16 March, 2014

'We have a very player-driven environment, I’m just one small cog' - Joe Schmidt

Ireland’s head coach refused to accept the credit after guiding Ireland to their Six Nations triumph.

# champion - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Paul O'Connell eyes room for improvement even at finest hour

The captain doesn’t sound like a man ready to stop at two championship medals.

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