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# as-it-stands - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta's top 4 as it stands
# Impressive
# Impressive

2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta's top 4 as it stands

Aug 26th 2015, 10:15 PM 6,247 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Caleb Ewan celebrated the biggest win of his career.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 19 July, 2015

With one round left, Ireland's Paul Dunne is joint-leader of the Open at St Andrews
# Amateur Hour
# Amateur Hour

With one round left, Ireland's Paul Dunne is joint-leader of the Open at St Andrews

Jul 19th 2015, 6:15 PM 53,078 Views 78 Comments

What an incredible day of golf it’s been.

# as-it-stands - Friday 17 July, 2015

Ireland's Paul Dunne inside the top 10, but Dustin leads the way at St Andrews
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Ireland's Paul Dunne inside the top 10, but Dustin leads the way at St Andrews

Jul 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 23,503 Views 6 Comments

Paul Dunne is just four off the lead at St Andrews.

# as-it-stands - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4

Jul 7th 2015, 6:44 PM 7,797 Views 1 Comment

*Not the one you’re thinking of.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Texan duo lead US Open as Tiger Woods crashes out
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Texan duo lead US Open as Tiger Woods crashes out

Jun 20th 2015, 9:06 AM 5,506 Views 3 Comments

World number one Rory McIlroy and six-time US Open runner-up Phil Mickelson both punched their tickets into the weekend.

# as-it-stands - Friday 29 May, 2015

Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes
# Closure
# Closure

Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes

May 29th 2015, 6:21 PM 25,063 Views 82 Comments

The 79-year-old has vowed to lead the organisation out of the corruption “storm” it has become embroiled in.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes

May 21st 2015, 10:44 PM 8,331 Views 4 Comments

Italy’s Francesco Molinari headed the leaderboard at the end of the first day.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Munster, Ulster and Connacht will all be in playoff action next weekend
# Line-up
# Line-up

Munster, Ulster and Connacht will all be in playoff action next weekend

May 16th 2015, 5:05 PM 11,013 Views 33 Comments

The semi-final pairings weren’t known until the last moments of today’s games.

# as-it-stands - Monday 30 March, 2015

Halfway through the campaign, where does last night's draw leave Ireland in Group D?
# State Of Play
# State Of Play

Halfway through the campaign, where does last night's draw leave Ireland in Group D?

Mar 30th 2015, 2:29 PM 22,484 Views 32 Comments

France 2016 seems a long way off but the Boys in Green are just about still in the hunt.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?

Feb 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,752 Views 17 Comments

How many more wins do we need to reach the knock-out stages?

# as-it-stands - Friday 3 October, 2014

Jacquelin one shot ahead of Lowry and Harrington at Dunhill Links
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Jacquelin one shot ahead of Lowry and Harrington at Dunhill Links

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:26 PM 3,545 Views 2 Comments

11 of the top 12 scores came from players who were at Kingsbarns on Friday and Carnoustie on Thursday.

# as-it-stands - Friday 12 September, 2014

Aussie Hansen wins Vuelta 19th stage, Dan Martin still sixth overall
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Aussie Hansen wins Vuelta 19th stage, Dan Martin still sixth overall

Sep 12th 2014, 9:08 PM 2,068 Views 0 Comments

The 33-year-old Lotto-Belisol rider took off with just over 4km remaining.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back

Aug 24th 2014, 12:14 AM 5,403 Views 0 Comments

Hunter Mahan is third on 205 with seven US compatriots another stroke adrift.

# as-it-stands - Friday 22 August, 2014

Streaking McIlroy struggles, Van Pelt grabs lead
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Streaking McIlroy struggles, Van Pelt grabs lead

Aug 22nd 2014, 12:22 AM 3,799 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer fired a three-over par 74 in the first round of the opening event

# as-it-stands - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Garcia takes lead but McIlroy lurks at Akron WGC
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Garcia takes lead but McIlroy lurks at Akron WGC

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:59 PM 5,977 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard holds a three-stroke lead over the Northern Irish golfer.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Scott, McIlroy begin chasing Kaymer at US Open
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Scott, McIlroy begin chasing Kaymer at US Open

Jun 14th 2014, 8:07 PM 6,596 Views 0 Comments

The Irish golfer put himself in the reckoning as third-round scores soared in the afternoon heat.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Pádraig Harrington two off the lead at Byron Nelson Championship
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Pádraig Harrington two off the lead at Byron Nelson Championship

May 18th 2014, 9:47 AM 3,776 Views 8 Comments

Louis Oosthuizen and Brendon Todd are currently winning the $6.9 million event.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 1 May, 2014

O'Sullivan stays on course for another world title
# Too Good
# Too Good

O'Sullivan stays on course for another world title

May 1st 2014, 9:25 PM 6,105 Views 1 Comment

The veteran star has established a 6-2 lead over Barry Hawkins in the first session of their semi-final.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Spieth, Watson share lead after Masters third round, McIlroy hopes fading
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Spieth, Watson share lead after Masters third round, McIlroy hopes fading

Apr 13th 2014, 12:20 AM 13,456 Views 27 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer currently has a score of three over.

# as-it-stands - Monday 7 April, 2014

VIDEO: Lee Cattermole scores a rare goal after some calamitous Spurs defending
# Winning
# Winning

VIDEO: Lee Cattermole scores a rare goal after some calamitous Spurs defending

Apr 7th 2014, 9:13 PM 4,368 Views 5 Comments

Emmanuel Adebayor, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen then hit back for Tottenham.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Scott on the verge of replacing Woods as world number one, McDowell performance improves
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Scott on the verge of replacing Woods as world number one, McDowell performance improves

Mar 23rd 2014, 10:23 AM 2,233 Views 0 Comments

The reigning Masters champion and first Australian to capture the green jacket struggled to a one-under par 71 on Saturday.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 22 March, 2014

This is the Ireland squad we would pick if the World Cup was starting next week
# State Of Play
# State Of Play

This is the Ireland squad we would pick if the World Cup was starting next week

Mar 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 15,233 Views 37 Comments

We are 18 months away from the showpiece tournament and nailing our flag to the mast way too soon.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Was this decision to send off Vincent Kompany the correct one?
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Was this decision to send off Vincent Kompany the correct one?

Mar 15th 2014, 1:39 PM 5,096 Views 24 Comments

The defender was red-carded after pulling down Nikica Jelavic, though the striker arguably fouled the Belgian international first.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Four share lead at windy WGC, as Rory McIlroy lurks
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Four share lead at windy WGC, as Rory McIlroy lurks

Mar 8th 2014, 10:21 AM 2,284 Views 0 Comments

The 24-year-old and compatriot Graeme McDowell are both one shot off the lead.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Last-minute Darren Bent goal earns point for Fulham at Old Trafford
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Last-minute Darren Bent goal earns point for Fulham at Old Trafford

Feb 9th 2014, 6:01 PM 29,160 Views 122 Comments

Steve Sidwell had given Fulham a first-half lead at Old Trafford.

# as-it-stands - Friday 15 November, 2013

Stenson one-shot clear at Dubai halfway stage, McIlroy six under-par
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Stenson one-shot clear at Dubai halfway stage, McIlroy six under-par

Nov 15th 2013, 5:55 PM 5,437 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell started with a bogey, but then regrouped with five birdies to finish with a four-under par 68 round.

# as-it-stands - Friday 25 October, 2013

Guthrie four ahead in Shanghai as McIlroy hangs on
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Guthrie four ahead in Shanghai as McIlroy hangs on

Oct 25th 2013, 2:13 PM 1,530 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman said he felt more comfortable with his play in the wind after his second round of level par 72.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 22 September, 2013

The newly prolific Aaron Ramsey scores as Arsenal go top
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

The newly prolific Aaron Ramsey scores as Arsenal go top

Sep 22nd 2013, 3:31 PM 3,485 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, in today’s other Premier League game, Swansea beat Crystal Palace 2-0.

# as-it-stands - Friday 13 September, 2013

Roche finishes 10th in today's Vuelta, still fifth overall with two stages remaining
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Roche finishes 10th in today's Vuelta, still fifth overall with two stages remaining

Sep 13th 2013, 6:02 PM 1,495 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, American Chris Horner sneaked into the overall lead of the Tour of Spain.

# as-it-stands - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Sorry Ireland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal hands Sweden victory in Kazakhstan
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Sorry Ireland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal hands Sweden victory in Kazakhstan

Sep 10th 2013, 6:55 PM 4,574 Views 3 Comments

The Irish team’s Group C rivals narrowly prevailed thanks to a goal from their star striker.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Geniez wins 15th stage as Roche finishes third at Vuelta
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Geniez wins 15th stage as Roche finishes third at Vuelta

Sep 8th 2013, 5:31 PM 2,459 Views 1 Comment

Giro d’Italia winner Vincenzo Nibali maintained his lead in the overall classification.

# as-it-stands - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Roche finishes 10th on Stage 4 of Vuelta, now 8 seconds off lead
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Roche finishes 10th on Stage 4 of Vuelta, now 8 seconds off lead

Aug 27th 2013, 5:31 PM 6,693 Views 35 Comments

Meanwhile, today’s race was won by Dani Moreno of Spain, after he broke clear in the final kilometre.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 11 August, 2013

McIlroy charges but Furyk, Dufner stay atop PGA
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

McIlroy charges but Furyk, Dufner stay atop PGA

Aug 11th 2013, 12:29 AM 3,292 Views 0 Comments

In addition, Swede Henrik Stenson put himself in the mix with a birdie at the 13th to reach seven under.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Furyk grabs PGA lead while Tiger stumbles
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Furyk grabs PGA lead while Tiger stumbles

Aug 8th 2013, 8:28 PM 2,429 Views 1 Comment

The 2003 US Open champion had his lowest first-round score in 73 career majors.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Galway edge Waterford in All-Ireland SFC qualifier
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Galway edge Waterford in All-Ireland SFC qualifier

Jul 6th 2013, 4:15 PM 3,550 Views 2 Comments

A late Michael Meehan goal was ultimately enough to spare his side’s blushes.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 23 June, 2013

London and Leitrim to meet again as game ends in draw
# Result
# Result

London and Leitrim to meet again as game ends in draw

Jun 23rd 2013, 5:11 PM 5,614 Views 8 Comments

The visitors started brightly in what has been a very closely fought contest.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Freak goal helps Meath overcome Wicklow in Leinster SFC
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Freak goal helps Meath overcome Wicklow in Leinster SFC

Jun 15th 2013, 8:53 PM 3,440 Views 2 Comments

A Paul Earls goal gave Wicklow the lead early on, before Meath fought back.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Kuchar grabs Memorial lead, McIlroy 14 strokes back
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Kuchar grabs Memorial lead, McIlroy 14 strokes back

Jun 2nd 2013, 10:20 AM 917 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Tiger Woods struggled to a 79 to stand 16 strokes off the pace.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 26 May, 2013

London shock Sligo to secure first Connacht SFC victory since 1977
# Upset
# Upset

London shock Sligo to secure first Connacht SFC victory since 1977

May 26th 2013, 4:08 PM 16,887 Views 22 Comments

Padraig McGoldrick saw his penalty effort saved by goalkeeper Philip Greene in a lively first half.

Lennon and White combine for Louth to give Laois a knockout blow
# Wee Shock
# Wee Shock

Lennon and White combine for Louth to give Laois a knockout blow

May 26th 2013, 3:44 PM 2,817 Views 4 Comments

The forwards from the Wee County were in top form as Jason McNulty’s side lost by 10 points at home.