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Sunday 18 February, 2018

McDowell in the hunt for first win since 2015 in final round in California

The Portrush native is two strokes off the pace at the Genesis Open, where Bubba Watson holds the lead.

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him' Boom Boom Basil This post contains videos

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him'

Last September, Garda Niall Kennedy became the New England heavyweight champion, while his newborn son was fighting his own fight at home.

Valverde defends decision to drop Coutinho as Barca equal club record

Andres Iniesta started ahead of the Brazil international for the Catalan side’s 2-0 victory over Eibar.

'I don't want to be 40 and not know what to do'

Niclas Vemmelund speaks to The42 about his decision to leave Dundalk for the Danish third tier.

'I had to look after this puppy when I could barely look after myself' Journey This post contains videos

'I had to look after this puppy when I could barely look after myself'

Irish Alpine skier Kirsty McGarry chats to The42 about representing Ireland twice at the Winter Olympics and the difficult aftermath.

Mining salary data to help rugby clubs and unions make smarter signings

Hannah Bowe explains what her work in Esportif International’s Intelligence division involves.

'A team like Munster coming in for me, I was a bit star-struck really'

Welsh-born James McCarthy was recruited by the Munster academy of the start of the season and has made a big impression already for Ireland U20s.

'There is a firm belief there that this year we can win the All-Ireland and we will win'

Dublin can become the top camogie side in the country and lift the O’Duffy Cup in September, according to Eimear McCarthy.

Saturday 17 February, 2018

George Groves suffers suspected dislocated shoulder but successfully defends title against Chris Eubank Jr

The judges scored the fight 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 for a unanimous decision.

Limerick's winning streak continues with 12-point win over Dublin

Elsewhere in Division 1B, Laois were five-point winners over Antrim.

Dennehy header hands Limerick the perfect start in Sligo LOI

Dennehy header hands Limerick the perfect start in Sligo

The defender was the match-winner at the Showgrounds.

VAR must be reliable, insists Mourinho despite United's FA Cup progress

There was controversy in this evening’s fifth round tie at Huddersfield.

'It's really positive for their development': Cullen and Lowe praise Leinster's young guns

The eastern province got back to winning ways with a 20-13 victory over Scarlets at the RDS earlier.

Marist College, Athlone to meet Naas CBS in novel Leinster 'A' schools final pairing

Offaly Combined Schools and Colaiste Eoin were defeated today.

Late Bonner goal clinches win for Tipp as Forde hits 2-9 against Wexford

Six points separated the teams at Semple Stadium tonight.

The big guns kept apart in FA Cup quarter-final draw

There are two fifth round ties still to be played.

Lansdowne back to winning ways and Garryowen power past UCD

Here is what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues over the weekend.

Agony and ecstasy for Kieran Molloy who played for both NUIG and Corofin today

Molloy raced from Tullamore to Dublin to come on as a substitute for his college an hour after lining out for his club.

Poor first half hurts Munster but late Bleyendaal penalty snatches losing bonus point

Johann van Graan’s side slipped to defeat in Cardiff but managed to escape with a point.

Lukaku powers United into FA Cup quarters after VAR controversy

Juan Mata had a goal controversially ruled out for offside by VAR but it did not stop Manchester United beating Huddersfield in the FA Cup.

Valverde equals Guardiola as Barcelona match best-ever Liga run

Barca have now gone 31 games without tasting defeat in the league.

Chris Hughton's Brighton reach quarter-finals as they see off Coventry at home

Brighton and Hove Albion are into the FA Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 1986 following a routine win over Coventry City.

McGrath's knee injury may leave Leinster facing Champions Cup headache

The scrum-half was replaced during Leinster’s win over Scarlets this afternoon.

Monaghan star McCarthy hits 1-6 as UCD claim second Sigerson title in three years

Conor McCarthy picked up man-of-the-match honours as John Divilly’s men lifted the title.

As it happened: Tipperary v Wexford, Limerick v Dublin - Saturday hurling match tracker

Tonight’s big game at Semple Stadium threw-in at 7pm.

Lowe-inspired Leinster battle hard to see off Pro14 rivals Scarlets

The Kiwi scored a first-half brace as Leo Cullen’s side secured a big win.

Rondon stunner in vain as Baggies drop out of FA Cup following taxi debacle

Salomon Rondon’s stunning volley proved in vain for West Brom as they fell out of the FA Cup fifth round with a 2-1 loss to Southampton.

As it happened: Huddersfield v Manchester United, FA Cup 5th round

Follow all the action as Manchester United travel to the Kirklees Stadium in a bid to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Goffin forced to retire from Rotterdam semi following freak eye injury

The first semi-final at the Rotterdam Open was cut short when David Goffin was hit in the face by the ball and suffered an eye injury.

Ardscoil Rís crowned Munster champions for fifth time this decade after 11-point final win

Almost 3,000 fans watched on as the Treaty school earned a comprehensive win on Saturday in Mallow.

Corofin have player sent-off in 2nd minute but late Silke goal seals All-Ireland final spot

Three-point win for the Galway champions over Moorefield in Tullamore.

Galway hurlers stave off Munster interest to tie down influential strength and conditioning coach

Lukasz Kirszenstein will remain with the Tribesmen despite heavy interest from Munster Rugby.

Swansea boss Carvalhal settles for FA Cup replay on Hillsborough return

Swansea City and Sheffield Wednesday will do it all over again at the Liberty Stadium after they drew 0-0 in the FA Cup on Saturday.

Watch the Sigerson Cup final live: UCD v NUIG

Throw-in at Santry Avenue is at 3.30pm.

Beer company buys sled for Jamaican bobsledders after departing coach took their other one home

The ‘Mr Cool Bolt’ sled that the Jamaican bobsleigh team had been renting now belongs to them, thanks to a generous offer from Red Stripe.

Management 'tiring' but Zidane not ready to leave Madrid just yet

Despite coming under pressure during a difficult season, Zinedine Zidane insists he has the energy required to manage Real Madrid.

Corofin lose full-forward to controversial red card 74 seconds into All-Ireland semi-final Harsh This post contains videos

Corofin lose full-forward to controversial red card 74 seconds into All-Ireland semi-final

Martin Farragher was dismissed in the second minute in Tullamore.

'I've got a headache after all that' - McIlroy frustrated by added scrutiny of playing with Woods

Tiger Woods missed the cut in his second PGA Tour outing of 2018 and Rory McIlroy believes his treatment by fans may be partly to blame.