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#Mixed Fortunes

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Disappointment for Ireland's Aidan O'Brien as unbeaten Justify wins Kentucky Derby

Trainer Bob Baffert won the event for the fifth time.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Harsh lesson for Ireland's Rice, as Arsenal secure late victory

A breakdown in communication between the Irish international and Joe Hart led to the Gunners’ all-important second goal.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Vettel flies to pole as Hamilton struggles at Chinese Grand Prix

The German’s flying lap ensured back-to-back front row lockouts for Ferrari for the first time in 12 years.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 26 March, 2018

Fan invades pitch to kiss Ronaldo as Dutch give Koeman first win Mixed Fortunes This post contains videos

Fan invades pitch to kiss Ronaldo as Dutch give Koeman first win

Several others also invaded the pitch attempting to take a photo with the Real Madrid star.

# mixed-fortunes - Thursday 22 March, 2018

McIlroy stays alive as Johnson crashes out at WGC Match Play

The defending champion was beaten 4&3 by Canada’s Adam Hadwin at the Austin Country Club in Texas.

# mixed-fortunes - Friday 23 February, 2018

Russian bobsledder fails doping test as 15-year-old figure skater earns first gold medal

Nadezhda Sergeyeva has tested positive for a banned substance, while teenaged compatriot Alina Zagitova won her event for OAR.

# mixed-fortunes - Thursday 1 February, 2018

3 winners and losers from the 2018 January transfer window

Riyad Mahrez was left frustrated after Manchester City’s late bid to sign the player fell short.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 21 January, 2018

No joy for McIlroy and Dunne in Abu Dhabi as hot back nine lands Fleetwood fresh title

The 27-year-old Southport resident shot a seven-under par 65 round to beat compatriot Ross Fisher by two shots.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 18 November, 2017

One win in 17 away for Spurs against 'big six' sides, as Arsenal prevail in North London derby

The Gunners earned a big victory this afternoon.

# mixed-fortunes - Friday 13 October, 2017

Tables turned for Mourinho's Anfield return

Manchester United have picked up six wins and a draw in their opening seven Premier League games.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Hatton holds off record-breaking Fisher to win Dunhill Links, Ireland's Paul Dunne finishes joint-seventh

England’s Fisher produced a new Old Course record of an 11-under par 61.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Watch: Paulinho rescues Barca, €105 million summer signing lasts just 29 minutes on full league debut Mixed Fortunes This post contains videos

Watch: Paulinho rescues Barca, €105 million summer signing lasts just 29 minutes on full league debut

Ousmane Dembele has endured a frustrating start to life in La Liga, after picking up a hamstring injury.

# mixed-fortunes - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week

The Boys in Green’s qualification hopes hang by a thread after last night’s result.

# mixed-fortunes - Friday 1 September, 2017

5 winners and losers from the latest transfer window

It’s been a hectic summer with some Premier League teams getting on better than others.

# mixed-fortunes - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Chris Froome extends Vuelta lead as Nicolas Roche falls further behind

Tejay van Garderen moved up to second at 10 seconds after coming in just eight seconds behind the British leader.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 12 June, 2017

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week

After an indifferent opening, the Boys in Green ultimately earned a deserved point against Austria on Sunday.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 4 June, 2017

All the goals as Ireland beat Uruguay 3-1 Goals Galore This post contains videos

All the goals as Ireland beat Uruguay 3-1

There were three excellent goals from Ireland tonight in a comfortable win.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Shane Lowry left to rue slip-ups as Noren storms to European PGA win

The Offaly native put himself in the lead after a series of front-nine birdies.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles

Ferrari earned a first front row lockout at the Monaco Grand Prix since 2008.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Gold and silver for Ireland but O'Donovan brothers fall short in World Cup final

Skibbereen clubmates Mark O’Donovan, Shane O’Driscoll and Denise Walsh stole the limelight from Gary and Paul O’Donovan in Belgrade.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Randolph howler gifts Liverpool equaliser as Reds are held at home

The Ireland goalkeeper was at fault for Divock Origi’s goal but then redeemed himself with an incredible stop to deny Jordan Henderson.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Tiger sizzles then fizzles at Hero World Challenge

It was no day at the beach for the former world number one, but he did spend some considerable time in the Bahamas sand.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Liverpool win over Sunderland comes at a cost

Star player Philippe Coutinho was stretchered off after an innocuous-seeming challenge.

# mixed-fortunes - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Leicester march into Champions League last 16, Spurs crash out

Tottenham saw their adventure in Europe’s top club competition come to a grinding halt.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 12 November, 2016

McDowell scrambles, Harrington struggles and Power surges into contention

There are Irish golfers in action on both sides of the Atlantic this weekend.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Man United boost top-four hopes, relegate Aston Villa

The Villains’ place in the Championship next season has been officially confirmed.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 14 March, 2016

3 Irish Euro 2016 hopefuls who had a good weekend and 3 who didn’t

Seamus Coleman, Stephen Ward and Ciaran Clark are among those to feature in our weekly round-up.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Newcastle boo-boys call for McClaren's sacking after another loss, Man City stuff Villa

Elsewhere, Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk scored an injury-time equaliser against Sunderland.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 5 December, 2015

JJ Hanrahan nails late penalty as Donncha O'Callaghan sees red for Worcester

Leinster’s European opponents Bath were beaten again.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Coutinho gives Mourinho Halloween horror show

The Brazilian claimed a brace as the Reds secured a deserved win at Stamford Bridge.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Frustration for Paul Dunne as Greystones rookie slips behind leaders

The 22-year-old isn’t out of it just yet, though.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 28 September, 2015

Fitzmaurice confirmed to stay as Kerry boss, Jack O’Connor replaced as Minor coach

Meanwhile, the appointment of the county’s senior hurling boss is expected imminently.

# mixed-fortunes - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

3 winners and 3 losers from the summer transfer window

How Man United, Arsenal and others fared in silly season.

# mixed-fortunes - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Disappointment for Irish in Beijing, Farah stumbles into 5,000m final

Ben Reynolds, Ciara Everard and Kelly Proper were unable to progress at the Bird’s Nest.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 13 July, 2015

3 winners and 3 losers from the summer transfer window so far

Halfway through the summer, many clubs’ squads are starting to take shape.

# mixed-fortunes - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Three boxers move within a win of a medal, while Behan claims fourth at European Games

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for boxers Michaela Walsh and Myles Casey in Baku.

# mixed-fortunes - Monday 8 June, 2015

3 winners and 3 losers from the Ireland-England game

It was a good day for the FAI and the Gardaí, but a less than satisfactory one for Roy Hodgson.

# mixed-fortunes - Thursday 28 May, 2015

There was good and bad news for two Irish internationals at Hull today

Liam Rosenior, Yannick Sagbo, Maynor Figueroa, Steve Harper and Joe Dudgeon are among those released.

# mixed-fortunes - Sunday 26 April, 2015

It's been a good weekend for Ireland's Daryl Murphy and a bad one for James McClean

Meanwhile, Jeff Hendrick, Eoin Doyle and Alan Judge were among the other Irish players to make an impact.

# mixed-fortunes - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Blow for Louth's Ciaran Byrne after promising start to AFL career

There’s better news for Zach Tuohy though.

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