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# semi-final - Friday 6 January, 2017

Glanmire rout rivals Brunell to reach Women's National Cup final

Neptune Stadium in Cork played host to the game this evening.

# semi-final - Sunday 20 November, 2016

1-7 for Cora Staunton but Carnacon fall short to Sinead Goldrick's Foxrock-Cabinteely

The the two in-a-row Leinster champions are into their first ever All-Ireland club final.

# semi-final - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Ciaran Kilkenny leads Castleknock to first Dublin SFC final

A four-point victory over St Jude’s at Parnell Park tonight means they will take on St Vincent’s for the county title.

# semi-final - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Moolick goal clinches extra-time win for Kildare in thrilling semi-final

The Lilywhites will face Clare or Tipperary in the ladies intermediate football final on 25 September.

# semi-final - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

'One of the greatest Irish performances' - Stunning Thomas Barr reaches 400m hurdles final

The Waterford native finished first at the Rio Olympics and set a new national record in the process.

# semi-final - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Lynch and Lambe through to Olympic final

Sinéad Lynch and Claire Lambe came third in their semi-final.

# semi-final - Monday 1 August, 2016

Kildare see off Mayo to book place in All-Ireland minor semi-final

The Leinster champions got off to a dream start with a scintillating goal from the outstanding Jack Robinson.

# semi-final - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Triple injury boost for Chiefs as Hurricanes ponder protection for Dane Coles' ribs

Saturday morning is going to be intense.

# semi-final - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Waterford cruise past Wexford to book All-Ireland SHC semi-final spot

The Déise ran out 10-point winners and will face Kilkenny as a result.

# semi-final - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Relentless Chiefs hit Stormers for 60 to set up mouthwatering semi-final against Hurricanes Super Rugby This post contains videos

Relentless Chiefs hit Stormers for 60 to set up mouthwatering semi-final against Hurricanes

The Chiefs clearly didn’t pay any mind to their poor record on South African soil.

Holders Galway steamroll Antrim to book place in All-Ireland minor hurling quarters

The Tribesmen had a 20-point victory at Kingspan Breffni Park and face either Dublin or Tipperary in the last-four.

# semi-final - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

As it happened: Portugal v Wales, Euro 2016 semi-final

Portugal took on Wales for a place in the final of the summer’s big tournament.

Portugal have been dealt a big blow ahead of their semi-final with Wales

Fernando Santos’s side will be without a key defender this evening.

# semi-final - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

'What day is semi-final?' asks stunned Vesnina

“I’m close to 30. Most of you are thinking that it’s end of the career.”

Laois book first Leinster minor final place in 9 years with win over Offaly

Evan Lowry scored the second-half goal that sealed victory in a convincing win for his side.

# semi-final - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Westmeath see off Kildare to make it back-to-back Leinster finals

At least one county had reason to celebrate this afternoon.

# semi-final - Monday 20 June, 2016

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final Semi-final This post contains videos

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final

Nigel Carolan’s men meet another side who are getting a taste for history.

# semi-final - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Kerry include 4 All-Ireland minor winners in junior team to face Limerick

Fitzgerald Stadium is the venue for Sunday’s game.

Hogan ruled out as Kilkenny make five changes for Dublin semi-final

Eoin Larkin makes his first appearance of the season in the Leinster semi-final.

# semi-final - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Here are the highlights from Leinster and Connacht's impressive Pro12 semi-final wins Looking Back This post contains videos

Here are the highlights from Leinster and Connacht's impressive Pro12 semi-final wins

The two Irish provinces are set to meet in the final of the competition.

# semi-final - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Connacht's sensational fairytale continues as they secure Pro12 final spot

Pat Lam’s men were utterly deserved winners over Glasgow in Galway.

Connacht 'camaraderie' faces stern test from Nakarawa and Glasgow

The western province’s lack of Pro12 play-off experience is in contrast to Glasgow’s.

# semi-final - Friday 20 May, 2016

Sexton leads charge as Leinster show knock-out class against Ulster

Leo Cullen’s men now await the winner of Connacht v Glasgow in the Pro12 final.

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, Guinness Pro12 semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as Ulster tried to upset Leinster and become the first away winner in a Pro12 semi-final.

Connacht's Matt Healy adding consistency to try-scoring threat

The 27-year-old wing will be essential for Connacht in tomorrow’s Pro12 semi-final.

# semi-final - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Hull survive scare to scrape past Derby into the Championship play-off final

The Rams scored twice in the first half of tonight’s second leg but lost out 3-2 on aggregate.

Kiss expects to see Leinster put the boot in for Pro12 semi-final

Ulster’s director of rugby is expecting to face a much better, more varied attack than the one he shut down late last month.

Pat Lam: 'It's the biggest game in our history, we've got to fire shots'

The Connacht head coach is hoping to see his side remain true to their attacking beliefs.

# semi-final - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ringrose letting physique follow all-round improvements as he aims to settle a score

The 21-year-old is making sure to avoid prioritising physical improvements over skills.

# semi-final - Thursday 28 April, 2016

As it happened: Villarreal v Liverpool, Europa League semi-final

Liverpool took on Villarreal, with the Reds a few games away from securing a Champions League spot.

# semi-final - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

As it happened: Manchester City v Real Madrid, Champions League semi-final 1st leg

We went minute-by-excruciating-minute as Zizou’s Spanish giants brought the bus to Manchester.

# semi-final - Friday 22 April, 2016

England international Joe Marler could be in trouble again following return from 'gypsy boy' ban Hot Water This post contains videos

England international Joe Marler could be in trouble again following return from 'gypsy boy' ban

The prop was involved in another controversial incident in tonight’s European Challenge Cup semi-final match.

# semi-final - Sunday 17 April, 2016

There was a contender for miss of the season in today's Rangers-Celtic clash Gaffe This post contains videos

# semi-final - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

As it happened: Manchester City v Everton, Capital One Cup semi-final

The Toffees held a 2-1 lead heading into tonight’s second leg at the Etihad Stadium.

# semi-final - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

As it happened: Stoke City v Liverpool, Capital One Cup semi-final first leg

We’re down to the last four in the competition as the Potters welcomed the Reds to the Britannia Stadium this evening.

# semi-final - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Alan Quinlan: Sport’s attitude to mental health is changing

The former Ireland rugby international tells The42 that there is less of a stigma among athletes now.

# semi-final - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Ashley-Cooper’s hat-trick helps Cheika’s Wallabies sink daring Argentina

Michael Cheika’s men outscored the Pumas four tries to nil.

Cheika calls on knock-out experience to prep Wallabies for Pumas

The ex-Leinster coach says he never imagined coaching in the World Cup semi-finals.

Spread of outrage over Richie McCaw ignores the facts of the matter

The New Zealand captain has unfairly been the target of headlines since last night’s World Cup semi-final.

# semi-final - Saturday 24 October, 2015

2013 win over Ireland helped build this self belief – All Blacks coach Hansen

The Kiwi boss says he hopes Australia and Argentina ‘bash each other’ tomorrow.

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