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#Great News

# great-news - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Gary Murray out of coma and 'recovering well' three weeks after fight with Paddy Gallagher

The Glaswegian was put in a medically-induced coma following his bout with Belfast’s Gallagher on 6 October.

# great-news - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Ireland secure qualification to the Hockey Women's World Cup for the first time since 2002

Australia’s victory over Papua New Guinea guaranteed Ireland a place at next year’s tournament in London.

# great-news - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'Ideal occasion for return' as Chapecoense plane crash survivor set to face Barcelona

Alan Ruschel was one of three players to survive November’s tragic crash.

# great-news - Monday 26 June, 2017

Ireland star Campbell rewarded with new deal at Manchester City

The extension comes a just reward for her glittering FA Cup final contribution, and an early birthday present.

# great-news - Monday 30 January, 2017

Brilliant news as Hull's Ryan Mason released from hospital after skull fracture

The club have thanked everyone involved in caring for the player after the incident on 22 January.

# great-news - Monday 21 November, 2016

Dundalk plan to replace their plastic pitch by the start of next season

The Louth club have taken full ownership of the Oriel Park lease after resolving long-standing legal issues surrounding the ground.

# great-news - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Watch Harry Arter's wonderful Football Focus interview with Kevin Kilbane Great News This post contains videos

Watch Harry Arter's wonderful Football Focus interview with Kevin Kilbane

The Ireland and Bournemouth midfielder spoke to the BBC and Off The Ball pundit on this morning’s show.

# great-news - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Welcome announcement for Ireland women as IRFU confirm stadium upgrade

Tom Tierney’s side will play at Donnybrook in 2016.

# great-news - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Joe Schmidt has signed a new contract with the IRFU

The New Zealand native will stay on as Ireland head coach until 2017.

# great-news - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Newcastle winger Gutierrez given the all-clear after cancer treatment

The Argentine international has thanked fans for their support after announcing the news.

# great-news - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Gary O’Neill scores on Drogheda return after battle with cancer

A pre-season friendly win saw the striker mark his comeback with the goal of the night.