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Celtic suffer Champions League knockout with extra-time defeat to Midtjylland
# Setback
# Setback

Celtic suffer Champions League knockout with extra-time defeat to Midtjylland

26 minutes ago 1,752 Views 4 Comments

A 2-1 extra-time defeat in Denmark saw the Glasgow side go out 3-2 on aggregate.

Flynn shoots 0-12 as Cork win high-scoring Munster U20 hurling final against Limerick
# Rebels
# Rebels

Flynn shoots 0-12 as Cork win high-scoring Munster U20 hurling final against Limerick

Updated 36 minutes ago 6,444 Views 11 Comments

Galway now await Cork in the All-Ireland decider.

Confirmation of planning permission a 'momentous' milestone for Casement Park redevelopment project
# Green Light
# Green Light

Confirmation of planning permission a 'momentous' milestone for Casement Park redevelopment project

1 hour ago 2,472 Views 2 Comments

Construction is set to commence in the first half of 2022.

Canning: 'I don't want to overstay my welcome, be there on reputation or as a token gesture'
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Canning: 'I don't want to overstay my welcome, be there on reputation or as a token gesture'

Updated 1 hour ago 14,240 Views 22 Comments

Galway great Joe Canning confirmed his retirement from inter-county hurling on a media call today.

Royal Rendezvous delivers on Plate promise
# Galway
# Galway

Royal Rendezvous delivers on Plate promise

2 hours ago 1,205 Views 0 Comments

Last year’s second goes one better for Mullins and Townend at Galway.

The Lions and Boks' changes indicate another brutal, heavyweight Test
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

The Lions and Boks' changes indicate another brutal, heavyweight Test

2 hours ago 2,696 Views 0 Comments

The South Africans have reverted to a 6/2 bench as the Lions reshuffle their XV.

New guidance introduced to limit heading across all levels of English football next season
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

New guidance introduced to limit heading across all levels of English football next season

3 hours ago 4,839 Views 3 Comments

The new advice is designed to reduce the risk of brain injury.

Skill, scores and stardom - Galway's Canning departs with hurling acclaim ringing in his ears
# Bowing Out
# Bowing Out

Skill, scores and stardom - Galway's Canning departs with hurling acclaim ringing in his ears

3 hours ago 4,150 Views 3 Comments

After a career that stretches back to his minor start in 2004, Joe Canning has called time on his Galway career.

'True hero, true blue' Seamus Coleman signs new Everton deal
# Captain Fantastic
# Captain Fantastic

'True hero, true blue' Seamus Coleman signs new Everton deal

Updated 4 hours ago 9,985 Views 5 Comments

The Blues and Republic of Ireland skipper is staying at Goodison Park until 2023.

'Kyrian is a top player' - St Pat's announce loan signing of Malta international
# LOI
# LOI

'Kyrian is a top player' - St Pat's announce loan signing of Malta international

5 hours ago 2,539 Views 3 Comments

Kyrian Nwoko joins the Saints from Valletta until the end of the season.

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament

5 hours ago 3,567 Views 1 Comment

Hosts Japan progressed with a thrashing of France.

Fijian sevens team burst into a cappella song after defending Olympic title
# SquAD HARMONY
# SquAD HARMONY

Fijian sevens team burst into a cappella song after defending Olympic title

7 hours ago 8,715 Views 10 Comments

The reigning champs outgunned New Zealand to deliver only the nation’s second ever Olympic medal.

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling
# Joe Show
# Joe Show

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling

9 hours ago 54,955 Views 59 Comments

It’s the end of an era.

Nhat Nguyen edged out in three-game thriller as Wang books place in quarter-finals
# Badminton
# Badminton

Nhat Nguyen edged out in three-game thriller as Wang books place in quarter-finals

9 hours ago 8,452 Views 5 Comments

Dubliner’s debut Olympics comes to an end with 21-12, 18-21, 21-12 defeat.

Cork City sign Celtic youngster Coffey on loan
# Promising Talent
# Promising Talent

Cork City sign Celtic youngster Coffey on loan

9 hours ago 5,697 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland underage international joins the Leesiders until the end of the season.

Dejection for Ireland in Tokyo but IRFU has big plans for the future in 7s
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Dejection for Ireland in Tokyo but IRFU has big plans for the future in 7s

9 hours ago 7,389 Views 11 Comments

The union has launched a ’7s Legacy Strategy’ as it targets further Olympic qualification.

TV Wrap - Welcome to Rowing Country, where people get up early in the morning
# On The Box
# On The Box

TV Wrap - Welcome to Rowing Country, where people get up early in the morning

9 hours ago 17,469 Views 9 Comments

A review of the coverage of Ireland’s first medal success of the Tokyo Olympics.

Harrington promises to learn from mistake in Galway mix-up
# Mistaken Identity
# Mistaken Identity

Harrington promises to learn from mistake in Galway mix-up

10 hours ago 4,293 Views 6 Comments

‘We will ensure that it never happens again’.

McSharry sets new Irish record in the 200m breaststroke
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

McSharry sets new Irish record in the 200m breaststroke

10 hours ago 8,660 Views 3 Comments

The 20-year-old swimmer finished second in her heat but narrowly missed out on a spot in the semi-final.

Join BJ Botha, Bernard Jackman and The42 for a special Lions preview event
# Unmute
# Unmute

Join BJ Botha, Bernard Jackman and The42 for a special Lions preview event

10 hours ago 1,582 Views 0 Comments

We’ll be sharing screens and talking scrums.

Aoife O'Rourke goes down fighting in narrow defeat to second seed Li
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Aoife O'Rourke goes down fighting in narrow defeat to second seed Li

10 hours ago 3,760 Views 4 Comments

Rio bronze medallist Qian Li of China won a unanimous decision against the Roscommon middleweight.

28th for Nicolas Roche as Slovenia's Roglic banishes time-trial demons to win Olympic gold
# Cycling
# Cycling

28th for Nicolas Roche as Slovenia's Roglic banishes time-trial demons to win Olympic gold

11 hours ago 3,642 Views 0 Comments

Roglic has bounced back from his collapse on the penultimate-stage time trial at last year’s Tour de France.

Derek Burnett ends first day of trap shooting in 25th place
# On Target
# On Target

Derek Burnett ends first day of trap shooting in 25th place

12 hours ago 3,711 Views 4 Comments

The Longford man is appearing at his fifth Olympic Games.

Andy Murray’s bid for fourth Olympic medal ends in doubles defeat
# Tennis
# Tennis

Andy Murray’s bid for fourth Olympic medal ends in doubles defeat

13 hours ago 3,823 Views 0 Comments

Croatian duo Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig advanced to the quarter-finals.

Charlie Haughey's grand-niece wins Hong Kong's first Olympic swimming medal
# Within Her Means
# Within Her Means

Charlie Haughey's grand-niece wins Hong Kong's first Olympic swimming medal

Updated 13 hours ago 67,352 Views 45 Comments

Siobhan Haughey has created history in the pool today.

Irish women's hockey team beaten 4-2 by impressive Germans
# We Go Again
# We Go Again

Irish women's hockey team beaten 4-2 by impressive Germans

14 hours ago 5,452 Views 1 Comment

The result means next Friday’s clash with India is now crucial.

Springbok centre Lukhanyo Am expecting different approach from Lions this weekend
# Round Two
# Round Two

Springbok centre Lukhanyo Am expecting different approach from Lions this weekend

14 hours ago 3,792 Views 0 Comments

Am says the world champions will need to able to adapt on the pitch during the second Test.

Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around gymnastics event
# Out
# Out

Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around gymnastics event

14 hours ago 5,886 Views 2 Comments

The defending champion is not competing as she prioritises her mental health.

Where next for Galway hurlers after their latest championship exit?
# Short Summer
# Short Summer

Where next for Galway hurlers after their latest championship exit?

14 hours ago 10,948 Views 21 Comments

Shane O’Neill’s initial two-year term as manager concluded with Saturday’s qualifier exit to Waterford.

Irish sailing pair slip down rankings but remain well in contention for medal race
# Mixed Morning
# Mixed Morning

Irish sailing pair slip down rankings but remain well in contention for medal race

14 hours ago 4,104 Views 0 Comments

Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove are ranked 11th overall after a gruelling three-race day.

Olympic Breakfast: Quartet get Ireland off the mark with bronze medal
# Team Ireland
# Team Ireland

Olympic Breakfast: Quartet get Ireland off the mark with bronze medal

15 hours ago 44,888 Views 13 Comments

It was a positive day for Ireland at the Sea Forest Waterway and Kokugikan Arena.

'He’s saying for me to give them advice, but I’m looking to them for advice' - Ward hails Bohs' young talent
# LOI
# LOI

'He’s saying for me to give them advice, but I’m looking to them for advice' - Ward hails Bohs' young talent

15 hours ago 4,057 Views 3 Comments

Youngsters Andy Lyons, Dawson Devoy, Ross Tierney and Jamie Mullins have been excelling for Keith Long’s side.

Olympic debut ends in heartbreaking defeat for Fletcher
# Judo
# Judo

Olympic debut ends in heartbreaking defeat for Fletcher

16 hours ago 5,854 Views 1 Comment

Austria’s Michaela Polleres was victorious in their women’s 70kg round 32 clash.

Kurt Walker lands huge shock with featherweight victory against world champion Mirzakhalilov
# Underdog Upset
# Underdog Upset

Kurt Walker lands huge shock with featherweight victory against world champion Mirzakhalilov

16 hours ago 14,337 Views 6 Comments

The Irish boxer beat the reigning world champion at the Kokugikan Arena.

O'Donovan and McCarthy cruise into double sculls final with awesome display
# Dominant
# Dominant

O'Donovan and McCarthy cruise into double sculls final with awesome display

17 hours ago 12,658 Views 9 Comments

Elsewhere, there was disappointment for Aoife Casey and Margaret Cremen in the women’s double sculls semi-final.

Exhausted Titmus seizes Ledecky's Olympic 200m crown
# Titmus Too Good
# Titmus Too Good

Exhausted Titmus seizes Ledecky's Olympic 200m crown

18 hours ago 6,552 Views 3 Comments

The Australian touched in a new Olympic record time of 1min 53.50sec.

'Hopefully it gives the young girls coming up real hope' - Irish quartet delighted with bronze
# Trailblazers
# Trailblazers

'Hopefully it gives the young girls coming up real hope' - Irish quartet delighted with bronze

18 hours ago 4,921 Views 2 Comments

Ireland have their first medal of the Tokyo Olympics as Aifric Keogh, Eimear Lambe, Fiona Murtagh and Emily Hegarty secured third on Wednesday morning.

Comprehensive Kenya defeat caps disappointing tournament as Ireland 7s bow out
# Done And Dusted
# Done And Dusted

Comprehensive Kenya defeat caps disappointing tournament as Ireland 7s bow out

18 hours ago 9,891 Views 6 Comments

Kenya won the play-off for 9th/10th place on a 22-0 scoreline.

Stunning performance as Ireland secure bronze in the women's four final
# Off The Mark
# Off The Mark

Stunning performance as Ireland secure bronze in the women's four final

19 hours ago 64,569 Views 25 Comments

Team Ireland have won their first medal in Tokyo after an outstanding race from the women’s four.

Tenth overall for Irish pair Doyle and Byrne after they finish fourth in B final
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Tenth overall for Irish pair Doyle and Byrne after they finish fourth in B final

20 hours ago 2,103 Views 0 Comments

The pair crossed the line with a time of 6:16.89.

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