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# final - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

As it happened: Limerick v Cork, Munster U21 hurling championship final Minute-by-Minute This post contains a poll

As it happened: Limerick v Cork, Munster U21 hurling championship final

The Gaelic Grounds hosted this evening’s showdown between the provincial rivals.

# final - Friday 14 July, 2017

Tyrone unchanged for Ulster final showdown with Down

Mickey Harte has stuck with the side that made light work of Donegal for Sunday’s clash in Clones.

# final - Saturday 1 July, 2017

More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships Take A Bow This post contains videos

More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships

Conor Ferguson’s silver medal continues a fantastic few days after Mona McSharry’s recent triumphs.

# final - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Gareth Bale left on bench for Champions League final

Isco has been preferred to the Welsh star as Real Madrid prepare to take on Juventus.

# final - Saturday 27 May, 2017

'You can only progress so much in a year. It will only come with time'

Rassie Erasmus knows Munster aren’t where they need to be but he’s positive they will grow.

Munster utterly outclassed as sensational Scarlets earn Pro12 title in Dublin

Rassie Erasmus’ men were poor as they gave up six tries to the Welsh side at the Aviva Stadium.

Analysis: What will today's Pro12 final between Munster and Scarlets look like?

The title decider at the Aviva Stadium should be an intriguing clash.

# final - Friday 26 May, 2017

'I've never been in a Munster jersey that's won a trophy. It's a huge goal'

Peter O’Mahony is looking to lift his first silverware with the province tomorrow against Scarlets.

Saili starts ahead of Taute with Munster and Scarlets unchanged for Pro12 final

The Welsh side are completely unchanged from last weekend’s semi-final win over Leinster.

# final - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'It's sad to lose guys like that' - Ryan and Saili bid farewell to Thomond Park

Donnacha Ryan and Francis Saili finished their time at the Limerick stadium in style.

# final - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Kilkenny's Evergreen out to stop all-conquering Sheriff YC in the FAI Junior Cup final

The Dublin club are looking to lift the trophy for the fifth time in seven years at the Aviva Stadium this evening.

# final - Friday 12 May, 2017

Mark McCall braced for another ferocious early onslaught from Clermont

Franck Azema meanwhile, says his side should be proud of their consistency rather than focus on the big days they’ve lost.

Maitland misses out as Saracens go to deny Clermont Champions Cup glory

Clermont have shrugged off the knocks picked up in the breathless win over Leinster.

# final - Saturday 6 May, 2017

'There are definitely lads good enough to be playing at Pro12 level'

Clontarf head coach Andy Wood is one of the unsung heroes of Irish rugby.

# final - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Donegal to face Dublin after being crowned Ulster U21 champions with win over Derry

The Tir Chonaill men were 3-17 to 0-13 winners at the Athletic Grounds.

# final - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Dramatic Belvo win sets up All-Ireland league final against UL Bohs

Jackie Shiels scored all the points in a victory over Railway Union, while Bohs beat Galwegians well.

# final - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Djokovic admits 'unacceptable' to hit ball into Qatar crowd

The Serb received a warning for the incident and a further warning for smashing his racket in the second set.

# final - Monday 24 October, 2016

Former Waterford star Kelly in shemozzle with Barry Coughlan during club final Ferocious This post contains videos

# final - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Uefa open to playing Champions League final outside of Europe

New York has been suggested as one possible host city for the final.

# final - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Ashling Thompson questions refereeing appointment for camogie final

The Cork star says that Kilkenny were the better team but that the refereeing appointment made her angry.

# final - Friday 19 August, 2016

Dublin's Aviva Stadium set to host the 2017 Pro12 final

This season’s denouement looks likely to take place on Irish soil.

# final - Thursday 18 August, 2016

'The best sprint performance we’ve ever had in the history of athletics' Reaction This post contains videos

'The best sprint performance we’ve ever had in the history of athletics'

Former sprint hurdles athlete Derval O’Rourke was effusive in her praise for the Waterford native.

# final - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Fourth time lucky? Portugal's tournament record against France makes for grim reading

Can Cristiano Ronaldo inspire this Portugal side to a historic victory over the Euro 2016 hosts?

# final - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'We believed' - Ireland U20s' journey to the World Championship final in their words

Nigel Carolan’s players and coaches chart their progress into a first-ever U20 final.

Munster centre Daly destined for academy after World Championship final

The Cork Con midfielder has shone for Nigel Carolan’s side in Manchester.

# final - Monday 30 May, 2016

Analysis: Bundee's brilliant hit on Sexton brought about by clever tweak

Pat Lam’s men have been pushing their scrum defence to get even greater linespeed.

# final - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Analysis: Connacht's sensational attack brings them Pro12 glory

We’ve picked apart each of the western province’s three tries in the Pro12 final.

# final - Saturday 28 May, 2016

'It's an incredible story for them and they fully deserved the title'

Leo Cullen and Jamie Heaslip were gracious after defeat in Murrayfield.

Niyi Adeolokun's sensational try one of the highlights of Connacht's memorable Pro12 win

An incredible piece of individual skill.

Leinster look to remind Connacht that they remain the Irish benchmark

Leinster look to remind Connacht that they remain the Irish benchmark

The Guinness Pro12 final in Murrayfield promises to be quite the spectacle.

Bealham has come long way from Canberra and freezing-cold Renmore

The 24-year-old Connacht prop won his first Ireland cap this season.

# final - Friday 27 May, 2016

Leinster back Ross Molony to muscle up after loss of Toner and Nacewa

Rob Kearney comes into the team in the 15 shirt as the Leinster captain misses out.

'The other Irish provinces have been so successful, of course I’ve been jealous' Mul

'The other Irish provinces have been so successful, of course I’ve been jealous'

John Muldoon and Pat Lam were in confident form at Murrayfield.

'You walk through town now and you see kids in Connacht jerseys all over the place'

Tiernan O’Halloran hopes Connacht can top off their remarkable rise with a Pro12 trophy.

# final - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Video analysis: Connacht's intelligent attack means they can be history makers

Pat Lam’s side bring their superb attacking form into the Pro12 final against Leinster in Edinburgh.

Analysis: Sexton's mastery and brilliant basics provide Leinster's edge

Leo Cullen’s side delivered their best performance of the season ahead of the Pro12 final.

# final - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'It's the ultimate final for us' - Connacht take on the Leinster benchmark

Pat Lam pointed to the importance of the coaching team around him in Connacht.

# final - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

From Notorious football hooligan given 26 years in prison for shooting rival fan Daniele De Santis

Notorious football hooligan given 26 years in prison for shooting rival fan

Daniele De Santis shot him before the 2014 Italian Cup final.

Lam heeds '91 Samoan lesson as Connacht prepare for first-ever final

‘We have to go about our business as normal as possible.’

# final - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Keane's final trophy and Ronaldo the teenager: Man United's last FA Cup triumph

Millwall were the surprise opposition when Alex Ferguson’s side reached the final in 2004.

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