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# preview - Thursday 4 February, 2016

‘They don’t have a fear of doing something wrong. You’re supposed to express yourself’

Our columnist Lynne Cantwell looks at how Ireland can genuinely make progress during the Six Nations.

# preview - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

From Business ETC iPhone users will soon have more reason to look at their screens at night Sleep Easy

iPhone users will soon have more reason to look at their screens at night

The next version of iOS will include a night mode which will reduce blue light on the screen and adjust it to a warmer temperature.

# preview - Monday 4 January, 2016

6 months after joining, 2 Barca players set to make their long-awaited debuts

The summer signings could feature in the Copa del Rey clash with Espanyol on Wednesday.

# preview - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Walters calls on Bosnia experience ahead of cup semi-final against Liverpool

Ireland’s Euro 2016 play-off hero has his sights set on helping Stoke City to the League Cup final.

# preview - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

3 big races to watch on the final day of Leopardstown’s Christmas Festival

Two Grade 1s to enjoy as the curtain falls on this year’s Christmas Festival.

# preview - Monday 28 December, 2015

All eyes on Don Poli for the Lexus Chase on day three of Leopardstown

Monday is Ladies’ Day at the Christmas festival.

# preview - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Foley’s Munster and Cullen’s Leinster look to relaunch their seasons in Thomond Park

This Christmas inter-provincial comes with plenty on the line.

# preview - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

‘Don’t look down’ – Ranieri warns table-toppers of frightening drop

Leicester City continue their remarkable season at Liverpool on St Stephen’s Day.

# preview - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Conor McGregor’s shadow looms large over tonight’s UFC lightweight title fight

It’s dos Anjos versus Cerrone in Orlando.

# preview - Saturday 12 December, 2015

More analysis of this match-up creates further uncertainty about the outcome

Jose Aldo faces Conor McGregor tonight in a featherweight title unification bout at UFC 194.

# preview - Friday 11 December, 2015

Gilroy the perfect spark to counter ‘chaotic’ Toulouse

Ulster hope to bounce back from a horrible defeat to Saracens against the four-time European champions.

# preview - Friday 20 November, 2015

Is Canelo the man to dethrone middleweight king Cotto?

The lineal middleweight championship is up for grabs this weekend.

Ronald Koeman was not impressed with Ireland picking Shane Long during the week

Southampton have no new injury worries following the international break as they prepare to face Stoke.

# preview - Monday 16 November, 2015

Is Keane set for last competitive game at the Aviva and more Ireland-Bosnia talking points?

Also, will Džeko be fit and can the Irish team keep hold of the ball.

Martin O’Neill ‘proud’ of his side as Ireland stand on verge of Euro 2016 qualification

The stakes couldn’t be any higher as Ireland’s day of destiny has arrived.

# preview - Friday 13 November, 2015

Judge to replace Hoolahan and 4 more Ireland-Bosnia talking points

Also, Murphy’s time to shine and set pieces could be key.

# preview - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Will Van Gaal drop Rooney and more Champions League talking points

Also, what team will Mourinho pick and no room for Arsenal complacency.

# preview - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Hansen’s clinical All Blacks face off against Cheika’s transformed Wallabies

The two best teams in the world go head-to-head in Twickenham this afternoon.

# preview - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Can Paddy Holohan seize his opportunity to become a genuine UFC contender?

The Dubliner headlines tonight’s card at the 3Arena.

All Blacks look to turn on basic magic again but Boks will be ferocious

Today’s World Cup semi-final at Twickenham is the latest instalment of a great rivalry.

# preview - Saturday 17 October, 2015

If France won’t bring the old school flair, Nehe Milner-Skudder will NMS

If France won’t bring the old school flair, Nehe Milner-Skudder will

“It’s been a pretty hectic year for the fella.”

# preview - Friday 16 October, 2015

Forget Mayweather and Pacquiao, the fight of the year could happen this weekend GGG

Forget Mayweather and Pacquiao, the fight of the year could happen this weekend

Golovkin faces Lemieux at Madison Square Garden.

# preview - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Ireland’s boxers set off on the medal trail with Olympic qualification up for grabs

Billy Walsh has brought a seven-strong team to Doha for the AIBA World Championships, which begin today.

# preview - Sunday 4 October, 2015

O’Connell’s Ireland set to earn World Cup quarter-final with win over Italy

Joe Schmidt’s side have moved into knock-out mode despite having two pool games left.

# preview - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Schmidt’s Ireland to prove packed-out Wembley is country for old men

The London venue looks likely to welcome a record crowd for the clash with the Oaks.

# preview - Saturday 26 September, 2015

The other ex-Leinster boss at the RWC is confident about the big calls he’s made before Uruguay clash

Australia coach Michael Cheika expects his side to maintain their winning Rugby World Cup start against Uruguay despite a raft of changes.

# preview - Friday 25 September, 2015

Must-win game for Rodgers and more Premier League talking points

Also, can Martial continue his fantastic start at Man United?

# preview - Saturday 12 September, 2015

‘The biggest derby in the league’ and this weekend’s Premier League talking points

Liverpool travel 30-odd miles to Old Trafford, second-placed Crystal Palace entertain the league leaders and Chelsea are at Goodison.

# preview - Monday 31 August, 2015

From WIN: A seat for you and a friend on the Culture Night preview bus Behind The Scenes

WIN: A seat for you and a friend on the Culture Night preview bus

Get to see some of the top sites before everyone else.

# preview - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Is Brendan Rodgers spoofing and more Premier League talking points

Also, will Louis van Gaal play Ander Herrera in the number 10 role after he impressed midweek?

‘You regret a mistake in training almost much as in a match’: Ireland’s short-term focus for continued progress

Continued progress means continued success for Paul O’Connell as he waves farewell to Ireland.

# preview - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Ireland set for ‘Everest scale’ challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town

John Bracewell’s side will hope to topple Australia when the sides meet in Belfast on Thursday.

# preview - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

‘You have to accept criticism’ – Ireland keen to right the wrongs against world champions

Ireland welcome Australia to Stormont on Thursday as the international summer comes to a head.

# preview - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Evolving Man United set for Champions League return tonight

Louis van Gaal’s side face Club Brugge in the play-off round.

# preview - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Opportunity knocks for Ian Madigan at out-half, while Gordon D’Arcy is at 12.

# preview - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

There’s a Mayo man involved in tonight’s all-Spanish Uefa Super Cup final

There is silverware on the line as Barcelona meet Sevilla in Tblisi this evening.

# preview - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Cheika names Hooper and Pocock in Wallabies XV for All Blacks showdown

Australia and New Zealand meet in Sydney in a clash that will decide the 2015 Rugby Championship winners.

# preview - Thursday 2 July, 2015

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.

# preview - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

G-Mac hoping to arrest slide in form by joining illustrious list of 3-time champs

McDowell could sure use a three-peat right now.

# preview - Monday 22 June, 2015

Ireland hoping unbeaten run can lead to Euro glory

The Irish women’s U17 team begin their Euro 2015 bid today.

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