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Young Pelicans star Zion Williamson out for up to eight weeks following knee surgery NBA

Young Pelicans star Zion Williamson out for up to eight weeks following knee surgery

The New Orleans Pelicans announced that Williamson, the first overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, had knee surgery on Monday.

Modric and Neymar miss out on Ballon D'Or shortlist

Megan Rapinoe is the favourite to win the women’s award.

Sheffield United end Arsenal's eight-match unbeaten run

Sheffield United beat Arsenal 1-0 at Bramall Lane, with Lys Mousset scoring the only goal of the game.

New Tier 2 football championship leaves more questions than answers

The real work starts now for the GAA in selling it properly.

'I'm going to show everyone what I can do' - Greenwood on signing first professional contract

He is tipped to be a star of the future and Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood is keen to show the world just how good he is.

Mourinho speculation bothers me - Zidane

The French boss has endured a torrid time at the helm since returning to Los Blancos and the Portuguese has been touted as the man to steady the ship.

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace

The fallout from the Alberto Salazar controversy continues.

Lohan and Mulqueen to battle it out for Clare hurling job as drawn out saga nears end

The Banner are looking to replace outgoing joint-bosses Donal Moloney and Gerry O’Connor.

Trippier: Diego Costa calls me 'Rooney' 10 times a day

The England international has opened up on his summer move to Atletico and how he has adapted to life in the Spanish capital.

'I'm not going to say it doesn't bother me because it does' - Zidane wary of Mourinho speculation

Real Madrid have won just four of their last 10 matches in all competitions.

Over one million people tune in for Ireland's Rugby World Cup quarter-final with the All Blacks

An average audience of 766,300 viewed the match on RTÉ2.

'I just lost control' - Vahaamahina announces international retirement after World Cup dismissal

The France lock was sent off in the 49th minute of their quarter-final defeat to Wales yesterday.

'The top brass wanted to get this in as soon as possible' - Criticism for Tier 2 All-Ireland SFC

The new competition was approved at Special Congress over the weekend.

Meath, Sligo and Leitrim lead the way in Champion 15 nominees

The Royals, the reigning Christy Ring champions, saw six players nominated.

Classic Football Shirts opening Dublin pop-up shop

You’ll be able to get your hands on some of the best jerseys — up-to-date and retro — next month.

Two arrested over racism that forced football match abandonment

Haringey manager Tom Loizou said defender Coby Rowe suffered racial abuse, while Cameroonian goalkeeper Douglas Pajetat was also spat at.

After 15 years at the top, Limerick stalwart Mulcahy's first All-Star was long overdue

The Ahane star forward was finally recognised on Saturday night.

Rory McIlroy: Koepka 'wasn't wrong' when he said we're not rivals

World number one Brooks Koepka said he doesn’t view him as a rival, a comment McIlroy took no issue with.

Irish striker hailed by Joey Barton as prolific season continues

It was a weekend to remember for Paddy Madden.

'Best performance I've seen in my 10 years here' - Irish Defence Forces through to World Cup quarter-final

A last-eight tie with Algeria awaits the Boys in Green on Wednesday.

'She fled the whole division... Katie Taylor needs me - I don't need Katie Taylor' - Serrano Arch Nemeses This post contains videos

'She fled the whole division... Katie Taylor needs me - I don't need Katie Taylor' - Serrano

The Puerto Rican is frustrated that Taylor has temporarily moved up in weight as the wait goes on for their women’s superfight.

5 Longford players feature on PFAI First Division Team of the Year

Meanwhile, there are two representatives from both Shelbourne and Drogheda.

The new Andy Farrell era will be fascinating, exciting and challenging

The 44-year-old Englishman takes over as Ireland head coach from Joe Schmidt.

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving

Oli McBurnie is accused of driving over the limit in Leeds in the early hours of Friday.

Schmidt found Ireland's performance hard to explain as his team fell at a familiar hurdle Rugby Weekly This post contains videos

Schmidt found Ireland's performance hard to explain as his team fell at a familiar hurdle

Joe Schmidt admitted after the game that it was hard to find a reason for Ireland not performing against New Zealand, and Rory Best spoke about the pressure associated with a World Cup quarter-final.

Bayern and Germany defender 'can forget the Euros'

The Bundesliga champions’ president, Uli Hoeness, believes Niklas Sule will miss the rest of the season.

Study finds footballers 3.5 times more likely to die from brain trauma

The investigation was led by consultant neuropathologist Dr Willie Stewart of Glasgow University.

We have a new book! Our brand-new collection of great Irish sports stories is out now

Behind the Lines, No. 3, features 17 great stories from across the world of Irish sport.

Leinster and Ireland's Jack Conan out of action for up to six months

The eastern province confirmed the lengthy lay-off today.

Brady 'over the moon' to be finally back in the Burnley starting XI after frustrating period

The Ireland midfielder made his first start of the season over the weekend.

'I've scored plenty in the back garden... didn't feel half as good though!'

Adam Lallana’s equaliser for Liverpool against Manchester United yesterday was his first goal since May 2017.

Do you agree with our RWC quarter-final Team of the Weekend?

Onto the final four stage we go.

'Explanations will be necessary' - France upset over Jaco Peyper photo

The South African referee has come under fire for a photo shared on social media.

Blow for Gatland's Wales as Navidi ruled out of remainder of World Cup

The Cardiff Blues back row injured his hamstring in yesterday’s dramatic win over France.

Guardiola admits Man City are 'not ready' to win the Champions League

The Catalan coach believes his team need to improve before they can think about claiming European success.

'I was praying to Mammy, that she would see it through' - one of the best post-match interviews you will ever see What It Means This post contains videos

'I was praying to Mammy, that she would see it through' - one of the best post-match interviews you will ever see

Touching words from Magherafelt captain Daniel Heavron after his side won a first Derry title since 1978.

'It affected the way my back was feeling' - Woods feeling fit following knee surgery

‘I screwed up by winning the Tour Championship [in September 2018], and I thought I could keep it rolling.’

Regrets and questions will gnaw at Schmidt after Ireland's World Cup exit

Andy Farrell is tasked with taking over and learning the lessons from Ireland’s failings in Japan.

Glazers have no plans to sell Manchester United – Woodward

The club boss addressed speculation linking Saudi Arabia’s crown prince with a takeover bid for Manchester United.

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