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Dublin: 6 °C Thursday 26 April, 2018

We'll Leave It There So: Debuts for Ireland, GPA oppose 'B' championship and today's sport

There was also first 147 for Fergal O’Brien and Liverpool and Man United both in Europa League action.


Sarah Rowe, Catherine McManus, Rachel Graham, Jack McCaffrey and Kevin Kelly Mayo footballer Sarah Rowe (DCU), Catherine McManus (DCU) from athletics, Ireland women's international soccer player Rachel Graham (IT Carlow), Dublin footballer Jack McCaffrey (UCD) and Kilkenny hurler Kevin Kelly (IT Carlow) at the Student Activity and Sports Study Ireland Report launch. Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO


Britain Soccer Europa League The Liverpool players congratulate James Milner after scoring againts Augsburg tonight. Source: AP/Press Association Images

The Best Thing We Shared

Our own Murray Kinsella talks to former Ireland head coach Eddie O’Sullivan on the latest episode of The42′s Rugby Show.


On The Record

I definitely believe I’m a better boxer now than I was four years ago and you haven’t seen the best of me yet and that’s really exciting for me going forward.” - Ireland’s world and Olympic champion Katie Taylor on the Rio Games.

Where we were today

Ryan Bailey met Dublin footballer Rory O’Carroll at the launch of Adidas & Life Style Sports Boost Run.

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Fixture list

  • There’s Fitzgibbon Cup action tomorrow as UCD play UL (1pm) and LIT face Mary I (3pm).
  • Ireland’s U20s take on England at Kingston Park tomorrow (6.05pm).
  • In the Six Nations, Wales and France face off on Friday (8.05pm).
  • UCD and UL will contest the Collingwood Cup final at The Mardyke in Cork (4pm).

 Showbiz, Baby!

Sports Illustrated have made a short film about Ireland’s UFC champion Conor McGregor ahead of his bout with Nate Diaz.

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