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# winning - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Schutte-inspired Dublin beat Limerick to reach Allianz Hurling League semis

The full-forward blasted 1-5 at Croke Park, following up on his five points against Galway.

# winning - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Rockwell overcome late Ardscoil rally to secure Munster Schools Senior Cup title

Meanwhile, RBAI beat Wallace High School 14-10 to win the Ulster Schools’ Cup.

# winning - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Ireland’s James McCarthy was on the scoresheet as Everton secured a vital victory today

Darron Gibson also completed a rare 90 minutes for the Toffees.

# winning - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Dodging Bullets wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase

The 9/2 shot stayed on best up the Cheltenham hill.

# winning - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

‘I just kept telling myself the yips weren’t back again’ – Harrington on his Honda Classic triumph

“As much as I was struggling, I still would choose myself to read that putt and hit that putt.”

# winning - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Dominant Frampton defeats Avalos with fifth-round TKO to retain world title

The win represents the 20th consecutive victory of the Belfast native’s career.

# winning - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

WIT progress to final four of Fitzgibbon Cup after strong defensive effort

The home side limited their guests to only three scores from play over the 60.

# winning - Monday 26 January, 2015

From Greece’s new prime minister reckons Sinn Féin will win the election next year Alexis Tsipras

Greece’s new prime minister reckons Sinn Féin will win the election next year

Alexis Tsipras’s victory speech last night included a reference to Ireland.

# winning - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Sakho heads Hammers into the last 16 while Aston Villa push past Bournemouth

Paul Lambert’s side scored twice in a game for only the third time this season.

‘Winning is not our primary focus’ – Carolan drives development with Ireland U20s

The Connacht academy manager outlines the philosophy that will shape his Ireland U20s team.

# winning - Monday 5 January, 2015

From India has elected its first transgender mayor Untouchables

India has elected its first transgender mayor

Madhu Bai Kinnar beat out a rival from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party.

# winning - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From 6 strategies to win at office politics in 2015 Winning

# winning - Monday 29 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy is golf’s Christmas number one

The star started the year at number six, but ended it almost three ranking points clear of second-placed Henrik Stenson.

# winning - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

Meanwhile, Joe Schmidt was named Manager of the Year and Brian O’Driscoll entered the Hall of Fame.

World champions and Man United debuts – Antrim’s 2014 sporting highlights

It was also a very good year for Paddy Barnes, Tony McCoy and cycling enthusiasts.

# winning - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Here’s one award Lewis Hamilton can’t steal from Rory McIlroy

The world number one has rightly been recognised as the best golfer in Europe.

# winning - Monday 15 December, 2014

The mighty Quinn helps Vincent’s retain Leinster title with comfortable win over Rhode

The Dublin side never gave their Offaly opponents a sniff in Navan today.

# winning - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Louis van Gaal: My wife is happy so I am happy!

Manchester United picked up a sixth consecutive win earlier this afternoon.

# winning - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Joe Schmidt wins Philips Manager of the Year award

The rugby coach beat the likes of Paul McGinley and Aidan O’Brien to the prize today.

# winning - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From ‘The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh’ – TDs back Enda 86 to 55 Winning This post contains videos

‘The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh’ – TDs back Enda 86 to 55

Earlier, Kenny said he is not perfect and ruled out an election in 2015.

# winning - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Four-star Man City overcome ‘bogey team’ Sunderland

Captain Vincent Kompany’s hamstring injury and Eliaquim Mangala’s suspension saw City line up with Dedryck Boyata at centre-back.

# winning - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Murroe Boher outclass St Ciaran’s to claim All-Ireland Junior Club title

Grainne Regan and Claire Keating lead the forwards well with Michelle Norris particularly impressive at wing forward.

# winning - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Brian O’Driscoll’s ‘The Test’ is the Irish Sports Book of the Year

The autobiography overcame strong competition from other nominees, including Roy Keane’s memoir

# winning - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

McGoldrick stars on debut as Ireland outclass USA

The Ipswich Town forward set up the opening two goals for the hosts.

# winning - Sunday 2 November, 2014

St Eunan’s edge Glenswilly in low-scoring Donegal decider

Wides were the order of the day in the Donegal.

# winning - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Williams demolishes Halep to win Finals title

The World number one barely broke sweat.

# winning - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From A book about a prisoner-of-war camp won the Booker Prize last night Congrats Are In Order

A book about a prisoner-of-war camp won the Booker Prize last night

Richard Flanagan is the third Australian to win the prestigious award.

# winning - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Scotland emulate Ireland and pick up narrow win against Georgia

The hosts missed a host of chances with strikers Steven Naismith and Steven Fletcher culpable.

# winning - Friday 10 October, 2014

Cork maintain title bid with easy win over relegation-threatened Students

“We’re coming for you,” the large travelling contingent sang at full-time.

# winning - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From French writer Patrick Modiano has won the Nobel Prize for Literature Books

French writer Patrick Modiano has won the Nobel Prize for Literature

The award is the biggest prize in literature and is worth €877,000.

# winning - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Floyd Mayweather claims he won nearly $2million betting on the NFL

We never get to see the boxers losing bet slips.

# winning - Monday 6 October, 2014

The Brady bunch are back while Manning marches towards touchdown record

It was an unpredictable Sunday in the NFL.

# winning - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Treve emulates Alleged with second Arc win

It also meant jockey Thierry Jarnet earned his fourth win in the race.

# winning - Friday 3 October, 2014

Cork hold off late Drogheda rally to move level with Dundalk at top

An 81st-minute goal from sub Declan O’Brien gave the visitors hopes of taking something from the game late on.

# winning - Monday 22 September, 2014

Ryder Cup win would top fantastic year for McIlroy

The World number one wants to add to this two victories in the competition already.

# winning - Friday 19 September, 2014

Forrester stunner inspires 10-man Pat’s to victory at Bray

The youngster scored a fine solo goal as his side prevailed comfortably ultimately.

# winning - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From Shop customers scoop €500k in EuroMillions syndicate Lucky Day

Shop customers scoop €500k in EuroMillions syndicate

“There’s been great excitement in the village. The parish priest even announced it at Mass on Sunday!” said the organiser.

# winning - Friday 12 September, 2014

Pat’s edge Bohs in Dublin Derby to reach FAI Cup semis

A brace from Christy Fagan helped his side prevail at Richmond Park this evening.

# winning - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Ireland’s Ian O’Sullivan takes gold at the International Shooting World Championships

The 18-year old held his nerve in the junior trap final today in Spain.

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