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Dublin: 14 °C Saturday 4 July, 2015

Yesterday’s News

Here’s the 23 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this weekend

Start planning for a big week of action.

Swansea’s sleepy players now have their own personal ‘Snoozeboxes’

Each player can now go for a sleep in between training sessions.

All Black Mils Muliaina charged with sexual assault by South Wales Police

The New Zealander will appear in Cardiff Magistrates Court in August.

Not even NCT centres are safe on Cork and Kerry Munster final weekend

Michael Cussen had to pop down to get the car checked this morning.

McCaw: ‘I was actually in a bit of a dark space. I didn’t want to talk about it’

The All Blacks captain says coming back from a concussion in 2004 was a difficult time.

Paul Scholes and Tommy Walsh backing former Limerick hurler’s Autism charity drive

Tadhg Hayes from Doon has come up with this brilliant fundraising idea.

Two senior panellists and eight from 2014 team named in Limerick U21 squad

Limerick take on Tipperary at the semi-final stage on 16 July.

Cork City players squared up to each other after last night’s Europa League draw

“Maybe they should square up to each other a bit more often,” said John Caulfield.

John Maughan’s son named in defence for Mayo’s Connacht minor clash with Galway

Damien Duff and Paul Lambert are also playing in this weekend’s provincial semi-finals.

A Premier League club has said no to signing Balotelli and all of today’s biggest transfer news

Fabian Delph could be off to Manchester City, while Angél Di María is in talks to join another club.

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‘Chad, do me a favour… break this guy’s jaw for me’

Episode 2 of Embedded for UFC 189 has arrived.

Tipperary’s biggest injury headache is in defence before Munster hurling final

Corner back Paddy Stapleton is the Premier County’s main injury concern ahead of 12 July.

A top Aussie Rules head coach was stabbed to death and his son’s been charged with murder AFL
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Sex, tattoos and Mayweather were on the agenda for Conan and Conor last night

“[Mayweather] would not want to step into my world.”

Two hurls, towels, and some quick thinking set Pauric Mahony on his road to recovery

Waterford’s young star is recovering from the broken tibia that looks to have ended his season.

‘I have my own problems to worry about’: Armagh star draws the line at sledging

Armagh boss Kieran McGeeney “has a real focus on humility and respect,” says Jamie Clarke.

‘Dublin won’t always have the golden era of player that they have now’

Cluxton, Flynn, Connolly and the Brogans won’t be around forever, warns Dermot Earley.

Are Galway’s hurlers the real deal or will they fall flat again?

Sunday’s Leinster final against Kilkenny will tell us more about Galway’s championship credentials.

Bayern’s sporting director offers Man United hope in their pursuit of Schweinsteiger

The 30-year-old recently indicated he wants to remain at the Allianz Arena.

Need some gym inspiration? Here’s a short, painful session

Research has shown that shorter, higher intensity bouts of exercise can be just as beneficial as longer exercise periods.

Thursday 2 July, 2015

Nani finally looks set to leave Manchester United for good

The Portuguese winger will move to the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium in a matter of days.

UCD triumph as Cork must settle for draw in Europa League first round

Meanwhile, Premier League side West Ham earned a comfortable victory.

Offaly unveil side to take on Clare in hurling qualifier

Offaly footballers have also named team to play Kildare.

Aaron Greene produces a super finish but Pat’s suffer defeat in Europe

The Saints must overturn a 2-1 loss when they meet Skonto Riga at Richmond Park next week.

Can anyone stop ‘va va Froome’ in this year’s Tour de France?

We take a look at the leading contenders for the yellow jersey in 2015.

‘Conor McGregor’s good for the sport. He’s making us all more money’

The welterweight title challenger is grateful for the arrival of the Irish star in the UFC.

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Anthony Davis shows just why he’s worth $145 million

And it’s not just because of his eyebrow.

The teams for the Super Rugby final are littered with major attacking quality

The Canes and Highlanders have both named unchanged teams for what should be an absorbing contest.

Fireman by day, hurler by night: the dual life of Dublin’s Michael Carton

“The job I’m in puts hurling in perspective, absolutely.”

No room for Colm Cooper as Kerry make 5 changes for Munster football final

Kerry are bidding for a third successive Munster title.

Late goal sees Limerick past Cork and keeps Munster minor three-in-a-row bid alive

The sides clashed at the Gaelic Grounds tonight.

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Eric Cantona pledges to swim the English Channel if you say French beer is best

Something tells us this won’t be happening anytime soon.

Sinead O’Connor is teaming up with Conor McGregor for UFC 189

The singer will perform live in the MGM Grand minutes before the headline fight on 11 July.

Milan win the race to sign Liverpool target Bacca, bag Brazilian striker Luiz Adriano

The two frontmen are heading to Serie A after deals were agreed with the Rossoneri today.

Two changes to Cork team for Munster final against Kerry

The Rebels are heading to Killarney on Sunday.

We’ll Leave it There So: Keane nominated, Nadal shocked and all of today’s sport

If you missed today’s sport, here’s the place to catch up.

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal has been stunned again at Wimbledon

The Spaniard was knocked out of the competition in thrilling fashion.