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Thursday 20 July, 2017

Celtic striker Griffiths slapped with one-match ban for 'provoking' Linfield fans

The Scottish international has been punished for tying a Celtic scarf around the goalposts.

World Rugby has tidied up the 'tackle-only' law that caused England so much trouble against Italy

In addition, players will no longer be able to kick the ball out of rucks and jackaling players must work from their own gate.

Quiz: How is your knowledge of GAA matches at Páirc Uí Chaoimh?

The stadium has reopened after a major development project.

Usain Bolt's team refute allegations they had rival “booted out” of Diamond League race

Canada’s Andre De Grasse, long mooted as Bolt’s heir, will not face the Jamaican tomorrow.

Chicharito is on his way back to the Premier League

West Ham have agreed a fee with Bayer Leverkusen for Javier Hernandez.

'Mayweather's clinch is completely novice': John Kavanagh outlines McGregor's potential advantages Smash And Grab This post contains videos

'Mayweather's clinch is completely novice': John Kavanagh outlines McGregor's potential advantages

Conor McGregor’s coach believes the UFC lightweight champion has an edge over Mayweather in a number of areas.

Farrell targets silverware as debut season with Munster looms Centre Of Attention This post contains videos

Farrell targets silverware as debut season with Munster looms

The former Ulster centre has joined the southern province after three seasons in France.

As it happened: AEK Larnaca V Cork City, Europa League qualifier

Cork City took on AEK Larnaca in the second leg of their second-round Europa League qualifier in Cyprus.

Dan Martin's podium hopes fade after brave challenge on final mountain stage

Chris Froome closes in on his fourth yellow jersey with strong ride up Coz d’Izoard.

Monaco not happy as they accuse European clubs of tapping up star striker Mbappé

The striker is one of the most sought after players in world football.

Mourinho treating Manchester derby as training session in front of 70,000 American fans

The two Premier League sides meet in a pre-season friendly in Houston tonight.

'My girl's mad!' - US striker Altidore bitten and has nipple twisted Let's Get Physical This post contains videos

'My girl's mad!' - US striker Altidore bitten and has nipple twisted

The FC Toronto forward was on the receiving end of some dirty tactics from El Salvador defender Henry Romero.

'The same teams have been in the league for a good few years': Marmion welcomes Pro12 expansion

South African franchises the Cheetahs and Southern Kings are expected to be added to the league for this season.

'There's nothing between the teams and yet we're playing in bloody Oriel Park'

Stephen Kenny’s side came agonisingly close to overcoming Rosenborg in the Champions League qualifiers.

Canning's nephew one of two starters from 2016 in Galway minor team to face Clare on Saturday

The sides face off in Saturday’s curtain-raiser in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

'This is our Croke Park down here' The Pairc This post contains videos

'This is our Croke Park down here'

Dr Con Murphy takes a tour of the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh ahead of the All-Ireland quarter-finals.

Eight more Russians granted permission to compete in athletics despite nation's doping ban

49 Russians will now be allowed to compete in track and field under a neutral flag.

'He's in incredible physical shape': Peter Stringer will play with Worcester beyond his 40th birthday

The Corkman will remain in the Premiership on a short-term deal alongside Donnacha O’Callaghan.

Derry youngster Conor Glass set to make AFL debut on Saturday

The former Derry minor captain signed for Hawthorn in October 2015.

Glenn Whelan aiming for Premier League return as he signs two-year contract with Aston Villa

The 81-cap Ireland midfielder ends a nine year stay with Stoke City.

'I'm not interested in what Chelsea Football Club does' - Mourinho unfazed by Morata move

Real Madrid and Chelsea have agreed a fee for the Spanish striker.

Johnny Sexton played Lions series decider with a broken wrist

The Leinster man also injured his ankle in the same game, but played through the pain.

Add David Forde to the list of new signings announced via social media video Announce Forde This post contains videos

Corkonians out in force for second coming of the Páirc — but not as we know it

The eyesore of the old concrete bowl has now been replaced by a state-of-the-art arena.

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing

Suspicions have built surrounding certain matches following unusual betting patterns.

Hoops face uphill battle for Europa League progression but have nothing to lose in Prague tonight

Rovers take on Mlada Boleslav needing at least two goals to make it through to the Europa League third round.

Parting gift from Maguire can send Cork City down Cyprus avenue to success

Cork City will need to come from behind tonight in Larnaca to stay in the Europa League.

Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Former Galactico explains how his attempt to befriend David Beckham cost him €25,000 Becks Appeal This post contains videos

Former Galactico explains how his attempt to befriend David Beckham cost him €25,000

Brazil international Cicinho was new to Real Madrid and a lifestyle of glamour when he took a shining to Beckham’s fashion sense.

Drogheda midfielder Sean Thornton retires from football with immediate effect

The Ireland underage international has called time on his 16-year playing career.

Champions League heartbreak for Dundalk as Kenny's men suffer extra-time defeat

The Lilywhites pushed Rosenborg all the way but their European campaign is over for another season.

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Bray chairman O'Connor resigns but uncertainty over the club's future remains

Denis O’Connor has stepped down from his post this evening.

South African expansion will see a serious sum of money injected into Pro12

The South Africans have pledged to contribute a whopping sum to the league across six years.

Chelsea confirm they have agreed a fee to sign Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid

Antonio Conte is set to be reunited with his former striker as Chelsea seek replacement for Diego Costa.

In pics: The turnstiles open for the first game at the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The redeveloped Cork venue is playing host to its first game since 2014 this evening.

Arsenal hit hard by food poisoning in China as several players struck down

Olivier Giroud and Per Mertesacker pulled out of Arsenal’s friendly against Bayern Munich earlier while three players felt unwell during the game.

One of the game's great eccentric minds - The Golf Channel's mini doc on Harrington is brilliant Paddy H This post contains videos

One of the game's great eccentric minds - The Golf Channel's mini doc on Harrington is brilliant

It turns out his fellow pros like to imitate the three-time Major winner.

As it happened: Rosenborg v Dundalk, Champions League qualifier

Dundalk took on Rosenborg in the second leg of their second-round Champions League qualifier in Trondheim.