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Other - Yesterday’s News

New report details how NFL owners and players bickered over Trump, Colin Kaepernick

According to the Times, several owners expressed concern about the US President’s attacks on the league.

'I met Paulie Malignaggi in the airport. I told him: 'If Conor won't fight you, I will''

‘The Silencer’ Aaron McKenna does his talking in the ring. Well, most of it.

'Tsunami' of corruption plaguing tennis, says new report

The independent review says the non-elite levels of the sport are ‘fertile feeding ground’ for match-fixing.

Redemption for Townend as Mullins lands incredible six-timer including the Gold Cup Punchestown 2018 This post contains videos

Redemption for Townend as Mullins lands incredible six-timer including the Gold Cup

Willie Mullins has edged ahead of Gordon Elliott in the trainers’ championship after a spectacular Wednesday.

Darnold, Mayfield, Rosen or Allen? The42's 2018 NFL mock draft

The Cleveland Browns are on the clock.

Bray sensation Daina Moorehouse dominates Russian to win European gold

Daina Moorehouse has added European Youth gold to her European Junior title from last year, and is one of the most prodigious talents in Irish sport.

RTÉ name replacement for Ryle Nugent as the broadcaster's head of sport

Declan McBennett will take over the position in June.

'Genuine mistake': Jockey explains what went wrong in chaotic conclusion to Punchestown race Exit Stage Right This post contains videos

'Genuine mistake': Jockey explains what went wrong in chaotic conclusion to Punchestown race

Paul Townend and Robbie Power have both released statements this morning.

Durant drops 25 as Warriors send Spurs packing, while Sixers take next step in 'The Process' Trust The Process This post contains videos

Durant drops 25 as Warriors send Spurs packing, while Sixers take next step in 'The Process'

Catch up with all last night’s NBA playoff action right here.

Rob Gronkowski commits to 2018 NFL season with Patriots

The Patriots tight end met with coach Bill Belichick on Tuesday.

Other - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Elliott's Storyteller gifted big Punchestown win in one of the most bizarre finishes you'll see Madness This post contains videos

Elliott's Storyteller gifted big Punchestown win in one of the most bizarre finishes you'll see

Paul Townend hit with 21-day ban as Al Boum Photo crashes out of the Growise Champion Novice Chase.

Spurs coach Popovich will miss Game 5 against Warriors, as Rockets and Jazz win again NBA

Spurs coach Popovich will miss Game 5 against Warriors, as Rockets and Jazz win again

James Harden hit new heights last night in Houston’s win over the Timberwolves.

Other - Monday 23 April, 2018

US gymnast says she spoke of sexual abuse 5 years before team doctor's arrest

The disclosure came as McKayla Maroney rode back to a hotel in a car with then-USA team coach John Geddert and others in 2011.

A Super Bowl winner helped his team save $6 million this year so they could pay Nick Foles

Pro Bowl guard Brandon Brooks has restructured his contract.

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat

“I wasn’t going to give it up, and the pitcher wasn’t either,” Brandon Belt said.

Irish shine at Para Swimming World Series as Ellen Keane bags trio of medals

Nicole Turner also earned a silver medal in Indianapolis.

Masterchef semi-finalist dies while running the London marathon in memory of his dad RIP

Masterchef semi-finalist dies while running the London marathon in memory of his dad

29-year-old Matt Campbell was running his second marathon in as many weeks.

Bucks beat Celtics, LeBron leads Cavs as NBA playoffs get tied up

Reigning champions the Golden State Warriors were unable to complete a clean sweep against the Spurs as Gregg Popovich’s team pulled one back in his absence.

Other - Sunday 22 April, 2018

How social media means we may never see another Andre The Giant

We know too much about today’s superstars, with one notable exception, says wrestling writer Josh Nason.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven days looked through the lens.

'I think I’m going to live until about 200 now,' says Ronnie O'Sullivan

The star apologised on Sunday to Crucible fans for the “embarrassing” start to his latest world title bid.

Farah third as Kipchoge storms to third London Marathon title in sweltering heat

The Olympian set a new British record in just his second marathon this morning.

From fan to team-mate in four short years and more sporting tweets of the week

Featuring Simon Zebo, Declan Rice and Ronan O’Gara.

'Valdez would have no problem going to Belfast': Arum keen for Frampton world title scrap

Bob Arum says Oscar Valdez wants to defend his world title against Carl Frampton.

Kaepernick honoured with Amnesty International award

Colin Kaepernick created controversy by kneeling during the playing of the national anthem to protest social inequality.

Fabulous Frampton survives hairy 11th to see off 'dangerous motherf*****r' Donaire

Carl Frampton admitted he was “definitely hurt” in the 11th round, but out-fought the future Hall-of-Famer in Belfast.

Other - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Amir Khan knocks out Phil Lo Greco in just 40 seconds on comeback Explosive This post contains videos

Amir Khan knocks out Phil Lo Greco in just 40 seconds on comeback

‘King’ Khan was back with a bang in Liverpool.

Eagles give backup QB Nick Foles a pay rise as reward for Super Bowl win

The backup slinger led the Eagles to a Super Bowl win, and he has been healthily compensated.

Michael Conlan to fight on home soil for the first time this summer

Michael Conlan will fight at Belfast’s SSE Odyssey Arena on 30 June.

'Since I was a teenager, I would always have felt sick after certain types of food' Interview This post contains videos

'Since I was a teenager, I would always have felt sick after certain types of food'

Irish karate star Caradh O’Donovan on battling Crohn’s disease, funding her dream and aiming for the Tokyo Olympics.

Cavs squander 17-point half-time lead to suffer defeat in game three of play-off series NBA

Cavs squander 17-point half-time lead to suffer defeat in game three of play-off series

The result gives the Indiana Pacers a 2-1 lead in the first round clash.

'I thought it was fat guys in nappies pushing each other around' - Meet the Roscommon sumo wrestler

John Gunning represented Ireland at three Sumo World Championships and is now a leading authority on the sport in Japan.

Other - Friday 20 April, 2018

Sergio Garcia throws driver into bushes - and then has to go retrieve it

It hasn’t been a good few weeks for the Spaniard.

Hole-in-one not enough as tournament favourite Dunne misses the cut in Morocco

The 25-year-old struggled to a four-over par round of 76 today.

Adare Manor to bid for 2026 Ryder Cup after completion of €70 million redesign

Owner JP McManus said he wants to bring the tournament back to Ireland.

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'I have to do what I’m told at some stage in my life': Injured Walsh to miss Punchestown

The jockey has been unable to recover from a broken leg in time for next week’s festival.

Lance Armstrong settles $100m lawsuit with US government and former teammate

He’ll pay a $5m settlement and won’t now face Floyd Landis in court.

Warriors, Pelicans claim 3-0 leads as Embiid inspires 76ers

The Golden State Warriors and New Orleans Pelicans hold 3-0 leads in the west, while the Philadelphia 76ers are up 2-1 in the east.

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