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#big future

# big-future - Sunday 25 August, 2019

'I've got to a point with athletics where I want to see how far I can get'

Sarah Healy is one of Ireland’s brightest young talents and is hoping to kick on further when she starts college.

# big-future - Saturday 29 September, 2018

'I didn't want to go to college or university, I wanted to live my dream'

18-year-old badminton star Nhat Nguyen has shown huge potential at underage level, and now that he’s turned pro, is doing everything to qualify for Tokyo 2020.

# big-future - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Highly-rated Wales teenager commits long-term future to Chelsea

18-year-old Ethan Ampadu starred against Ireland in the Uefa Nations League earlier this month.

# big-future - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Power-punching Irish standout Caoimhin Agyarko inks professional deal with Frank Warren Big Future This post contains videos

Power-punching Irish standout Caoimhin Agyarko inks professional deal with Frank Warren

The 21-year-old has for years been hotly tipped to make a big impact in boxing’s paid ranks.

# big-future - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Promising Glenstal Abbey out-half among Munster's academy recruits for 2018/19

Ben Healy was the standout performer in the Munster Senior Schools Cup last year.

# big-future - Saturday 24 February, 2018

4 players who stood out in the Ireland U20s’ Six Nations defeat to Wales

Jack O’Sullivan, Angus Curtis, Jack Aungier and Ronan Kelleher were all in excellent form for Ireland.

# big-future - Sunday 18 February, 2018

'A team like Munster coming in for me, I was a bit star-struck really'

Welsh-born James McCarthy was recruited by the Munster academy of the start of the season and has made a big impression already for Ireland U20s.

# big-future - Monday 8 January, 2018

Make mine a double! Ireland's teen sensation wins second major US tournament

Tom McKibbin has had a memorable few weeks.

# big-future - Monday 14 August, 2017

A bad day for West Ham at Old Trafford but a huge moment for their teenage Irish international

18-year-old Declan Rice made his debut at the end of last season but was given 30 minutes on Sunday.

# big-future - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Irish striker among Arsenal's first year scholar intake for next season

Jordan McEneff makes the step up from schoolboy level.

# big-future - Friday 1 July, 2016

Internet sensation 'Tongan Thor' has scored a try on his Super Rugby debut Remember The Name This post contains videos

Internet sensation 'Tongan Thor' has scored a try on his Super Rugby debut

Taniela Tupou is moving closer to his dream of playing for the Wallabies.

# big-future - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

'It's probably up to Leinster whether they're going to fast-track him'

Ireland U20s captain James Ryan has a big future in the game and now he’s even being compared to Paul O’Connell.

# big-future - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

'Tongan Thor' schoolboy sensation may take up Australian offers

18-year-old Taniela Tupou is in high demand thanks to a viral video of his hat-trick.