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# champ - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Andrade lifts UFC gold after controversial slam finish against 'Thug Rose'

The Brazilian celebrated her win in front of a home crowd at UFC 237.

# champ - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

# champ - Saturday 9 March, 2019

McCoy: 'There’s days where I’d give anything to go back and ride at Cheltenham'

AP McCoy on the magic of the Cheltenham Festival.

# champ - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Paulo Dybala hat-trick sees Ronaldo-less Juventus ease past Young Boys

The Italian side’s winning streak continues.

# champ - Friday 6 April, 2018

'I wasn’t intentionally being mean, I just figured that’s how you gotta do it' - George Foreman recalls when he was king

We spoke to the former heavyweight champion about life inside and outside the ring.

# champ - Monday 12 February, 2018

Ryan Burnett has WBA world title defence confirmed for Joshua-Parker bill in Cardiff

Burnett has vacated the IBF variant and will defend only the belt he earned in Belfast last October.

# champ - Saturday 18 November, 2017

# champ - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Rose thrives on Johnson's collapse to win in Shanghai, disappointing finish for Dunne

Justin Rose overcame an eight-shot deficit to lift the title as Dustin Johnson let it slip through his fingers.

# champ - Friday 24 March, 2017

'It wasn’t a 10 out of 10, but I’m here with a belt and a victory - that’s what matters'

Donegal’s Jason Quigley won his first pro title last night.

Donegal's Jason Quigley overcomes early injury to win first pro title

El Animal had to work hard, but overcame Glen Tapia to take a unanimous decision and the NABF title in California last night.

# champ - Friday 10 June, 2016

From Muhammad Ali: From the segregated south to world stardom Champ

Muhammad Ali: From the segregated south to world stardom

The world will bid farewell to The Greatest today.

# champ - Monday 9 May, 2016

Curry set to be named NBA MVP for second year running

The Warriors point guard will be crowned MVP, according to reports.

# champ - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Michael Phelps reveals the scariest part of his dominance at the Olympics

The American athlete could become the oldest swimmer to ever win a gold medal at this summer’s Olympics.

# champ - Monday 2 November, 2015

'It was a dream of mine to kick a right-footed conversion': Dan Carter has done it all now

The world’s record points scorer topped off his Test haul with his weak foot.

# champ - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin by a nose in thrilling World Championship 100m final Champ This post contains videos

# champ - Saturday 9 May, 2015

How Ronda Rousey became 2015's most dominant athlete

She’s good you know.

# champ - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Christina McMahon is Ireland's newest world boxing champion

The Monaghan native won in Zambia earlier.

# champ - Saturday 11 April, 2015

16 reasons why Andy Lee is a champ in every sense

Ahead of his fight tonight, we outline the reasons the Limerick native deserves respect.

# champ - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Tomorrow's Andy Lee front page on the Limerick Leader is an absolute gem

That music shop really lucked out on their advertising place, eh?

Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title

The Irish fighter stopped his opponent Matt Korobov

# champ - Monday 24 November, 2014

Glory for Katie - the pics from South Korea as Taylor is crowned world champion

Taylor defeated Yana Allekseevna of Azerbaijan.

# champ - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Katie Taylor opens defence of World title with convincing win in South Korea

The Bray woman overpowered and outclassed Valerian Spicer in Jeju.

# champ - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Apparently Champ is Ireland's most popular drunk food WTF?

Apparently Champ is Ireland's most popular drunk food

Nothing like a bowl of spuds to end a night out.

# champ - Saturday 17 May, 2014

There’s a mentality that Irish people can’t win unless they cheat, it’s all wrong – Heffernan

The world champion is paving the way for the next generation, but pleads that more support be put in place for elite and developing athletes.

# champ - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

'You could live like a celebrity if you wanted': Rob Heffernan is chasing that winning feeling again

After putting on more weight than he’d have liked last year, the 50km World Champion is feeling lean and hungry again.

# champ - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Chances are you're not cool enough to open a bottle of champagne like this Like A Champ

# champ - Monday 5 May, 2014

Mark Selby wins the 2014 World Snooker Championship

It’s a first World Title for Selby.

# champ - Monday 4 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Check out the posters for Anchorman 2! I'm Ron Burgundy

Check out the posters for Anchorman 2!

Powerful stuff.

# champ - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Euro star Frampton was 'the one that got away,' says Walsh

European super-bantamweight champion Carl Frampton has the talent to go all the way to the top, says Billy Walsh.

# champ - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Bernard Dunne joins Dublin's backroom team

The former boxing champion will work under Jim Gavin as the side’s new performance and lifestyle coach.

# champ - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Marquez settles old score with Pacquiao in Vegas

Meanwhile, Ireland’s Patrick Hyland was beaten by Dominican Javier Fortuna in the preliminary bouts.

# champ - Monday 2 July, 2012

VIDEO: Safety first: Pepe Reina runs through in-flight safety routine Champ This post contains videos

VIDEO: Safety first: Pepe Reina runs through in-flight safety routine

The Liverpool star and his team-mates were celebrating Spain’s third major trophy win in a row.

# champ - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Videos: “I’m so mean I make medicine sick”: Muhammed Ali’s best interviews Champ This post contains videos

Videos: “I’m so mean I make medicine sick”: Muhammed Ali’s best interviews

Watch: The former world champ turns 70 today – and here’s a selection of some of his best-known quotes.

In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring Champ This post contains images

In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring

He floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee. Today he celebrates a milestone birthday, so here’s the champ’s life, in pictures.

# champ - Monday 16 January, 2012

Muhammad Ali cheered at 70th birthday bash

Boxing world paid tribute to ‘The Greatest’ at party to mark his birthday tomorrow.

# champ - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Taylor named IABA Boxer of the Year

Bray native Katie Taylor took top honours at the Irish Amateur Boxing Association Annual Awards last night.

# champ - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Un-caged: Making Bones and breaking bones at UFC 140 Champ This post contains videos

Un-caged: Making Bones and breaking bones at UFC 140

Last week’s UFC 140 gave us plenty of interesting points to pick over. Brian Kirk has all the latest.

# champ - Monday 7 November, 2011

Joe Frazier is still alive even though an Australian paper reported he died

Reports of the legendary boxer’s demise were greatly exaggerated.

# champ - Monday 19 September, 2011

World Eating Champion retains his title at Oktoberfest

Joey “Jaws” Chestnut beat off some stiff competition to successfully defend the World Bratwurst Eating Championship.

# champ - Sunday 12 June, 2011

Wiggins closes out Dauphiné victory

Ireland’s sole remaining representative, Daniel Martin, finishes 33rd.

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