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#Champion

# champion - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Home favourite Meadow holds on to win World Invitational in Ballymena

The victory comes as the 27-year-old’s third as a pro.

# champion - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Max Holloway beats Edgar via unanimous decision to defend UFC featherweight title Champion This post contains videos

Max Holloway beats Edgar via unanimous decision to defend UFC featherweight title

The 27-year-old bounced back from his lightweight defeat to Dustin Poirier in April.

# champion - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams in straight sets to win Wimbledon

The 2018 French Open winner was crowned Women’s Singles champion on Saturday with a superb display.

Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia

A hopelessly one-sided fight was predicted and it duly delivered as Khan made light work of Billy Dib.

# champion - Monday 17 June, 2019

Woodland holds off Koepka to win first Major at US Open

The American conjured a stunning chip shot on the 17th to seal victory at Pebble Beach.

# champion - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager

Eighth seed Barty got off to a strong start and never looked back to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.

# champion - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Former Trinity student and Bohemians winger sets up winning goal in African Champions League final Champion This post contains videos

Former Trinity student and Bohemians winger sets up winning goal in African Champions League final

Ayman Ben Mohamed assisted the winning goal for Esperance, but a controversial final was abandoned.

# champion - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Tiger Woods rolls back the years to claim stunning Masters victory

The 43-year-old started the day two shots off the lead but battled hard to see off Francesco Molinari, Dustin Johnson and Xander Schauffele.

# champion - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Rory McIlroy wins The Players Championship after brilliant performance in Florida Champion This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy wins The Players Championship after brilliant performance in Florida

The 29-year-old secured the unofficial ‘fifth major’ for the first time following an excellent display at Sawgrass.

# champion - Saturday 20 October, 2018

'When Eden Hazard is the best player of the Premier League, Chelsea is the champion'

Man United boss Jose Mourinho has heaped praise on his former player.

# champion - Friday 21 September, 2018

Joshua weighs in nearly two stone heavier than Russian challenger Povetkin The Bigger Man This post contains videos

Joshua weighs in nearly two stone heavier than Russian challenger Povetkin

The IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champion returns to the ring at Wembley tomorrow evening.

# champion - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Britain's Yates steps out of Sky shadows to reign in Spain Champion This post contains videos

Britain's Yates steps out of Sky shadows to reign in Spain

The former track racer’s road racing talents took him to the brink of victory in this year’s Giro d’Italia.

# champion - Monday 7 May, 2018

Mark Williams lands third world snooker title after defeating John Higgins Champion This post contains videos

Mark Williams lands third world snooker title after defeating John Higgins

Williams became the oldest champion since 45-year-old Ray Reardon triumphed in 1978.

# champion - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'Wilder, where you at?' - Whyte produces devastating KO and calls out WBC heavyweight champion Boxing This post contains videos

'Wilder, where you at?' - Whyte produces devastating KO and calls out WBC heavyweight champion

Lucas Browne was no match for the British fighter, who claimed a sixth-round stoppage.

# champion - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season

The pride of Portumna will ride off into the sunset in May.

# champion - Sunday 3 December, 2017

'I'll gladly fight him' - Holloway open to McGregor rematch after defending UFC featherweight title Champion This post contains videos

'I'll gladly fight him' - Holloway open to McGregor rematch after defending UFC featherweight title

Holloway defeated Jose Aldo for the second time this year via TKO in the third round to reclaim his title.

# champion - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Lewis Hamilton lands fourth F1 world title despite crash at Mexican GP

Hamilton joins Sebastian Vettel and Alain Prost as a four-time world champion.

# champion - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia

Joost Luiten put up a superb fight on Sunday, but he could not prevent Sergio Garcia claiming another European Tour title at Valderrama.

# champion - Monday 2 October, 2017

'I'll never forget it. Holding off the likes of Rory for my first win is pretty memorable' A Job Well Dunne This post contains videos

'I'll never forget it. Holding off the likes of Rory for my first win is pretty memorable'

Paul Dunne is basking in the glory of his British Masters win, and maiden Tour title.

# champion - Saturday 9 September, 2017

After 11-month injury, 83rd seed Sloane Stephens completes remarkable comeback

She swept aside the challenge of Madison Keys – one of her closest friends – and claimed the $3.7 million prize.

# champion - Monday 24 July, 2017

'To see her on the podium, the Irish flag going up and the anthem being played was just amazing'

European U20 100m champion Gina Akpe-Moses’ former coach at St Gerard’s AC reacts to her remarkable win.

# champion - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Luke Keeler edges Irish middleweight title while fighting with a broken hand

He was victorious over Darren Cruise at the National Stadium.

# champion - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Willie Mullins lands trainers' championship crown on final day of Punchestown

It was a dramatic final day at Punchestown.

# champion - Monday 10 April, 2017

# champion - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It's kind of odd getting a Chinese goalkeeper in Donegal': GMIT's All-Ireland star Ladies Football This post contains videos

'It's kind of odd getting a Chinese goalkeeper in Donegal': GMIT's All-Ireland star

Donegal’s Rosa Kelly helped her side to Lagan Cup glory at the O’Connor Cup weekend.

# champion - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Carl Frampton tops off remarkable 2016 as he's crowned ESPN Fighter of the Year

The 29-year-old became only the second European boxer to win the award.

# champion - Sunday 13 November, 2016

17-time All-Ireland senior winner to reconsider inter-county future

Briege Corkery may have won her tenth All-Star last night but she’s already weighing up her plans for 2017.

# champion - Monday 22 August, 2016

A fan was spotted in a Mayo GAA jersey losing it at WWE Summerslam last night

Meanwhile, Wicklow wrestler Finn Bálor as he became the first ever WWE Universal champion.

# champion - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Lionel Messi topped off a bravura performance with this classy finish last night Champion This post contains videos

Lionel Messi topped off a bravura performance with this classy finish last night

Sevilla — bar an early flurry of chances — were on the receiving end of a Barcelona football master class.

# champion - Friday 12 August, 2016

Stunning Phelps secures historic 22nd gold medal as China drawn into doping storm

Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi is under fire after a failed test.

# champion - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage Champion This post contains videos

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage

The American tennis star won her seventh Wimbledon title this afternoon.

# champion - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Anthony Joshua to make first defence of IBF title in June

The newly-crowned champion will fight at London’s O2 Arena this summer.

# champion - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

'Shane is just an amazing fella - he was very emotional beforehand'

There was a poignancy after Abbey CBS won yesterday in Thurles.

# champion - Sunday 31 January, 2016

6 women who will be key to a successful Irish title defence

Ireland’s captain and world player of the year nominee are among the most important components of the squad in this campaign.

# champion - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Third national title in a row keeps Olympic dream alive

O’Reilly puts controversial box-off loss behind him at National Stadium.

# champion - Friday 27 November, 2015

Katie Taylor makes no mistake to win her first national final

She defeated Shauna O’Keeffe tonight at the National Stadium.

# champion - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Thomas Barr is named Irish Athlete of the Year

Barr won the 400m gold at the World University Games earlier this year.

# champion - Monday 10 August, 2015

'I can't believe I am standing here as champion' - Shane Lowry basks in WGC glory

Lowry came from behind to win the tournament at Firestone.

Irish sports stars salute Shane Lowry after brilliant win at Firestone

The Offaly man won the WGC Bridgestone Invitational.

# champion - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

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