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# champion - Sunday 28 September, 2014

'Disbelief, in shock, but very happy' - Briege Corkery won her 14th All-Ireland senior medal today

The Cork captain was celebrating more glory today.

# champion - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Italian Nibali all but confirms Tour de France victory on penultimate stage

Tony Martin won the 20th stage, but it is Nibali who will succeed Chris Froome as champion.

# champion - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships

The Bray native was pushed all the way by Estelle Mossely of France.

# champion - Sunday 16 March, 2014

'We have a very player-driven environment, I’m just one small cog' - Joe Schmidt

Ireland’s head coach refused to accept the credit after guiding Ireland to their Six Nations triumph.

# champion - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Paul O'Connell eyes room for improvement even at finest hour

The captain doesn’t sound like a man ready to stop at two championship medals.

# champion - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Michael Darragh Macauley's 2013 trophy collection is not too bad at all

The Footballer of the Year has plenty silverware on the sideboard to look at this winter.

# champion - Friday 6 September, 2013

Irish handball star McCarthy set to put title on the line against Kennedy

The Mullingar man says he is taking nothing for granted ahead of this weekend’s challenge.

# champion - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Bartoli is your Wimbledon Ladies champ after Lisicki meltdown

The occasion was too much for the German at SW19.

# champion - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Irish U19 sprint champion to make Meath senior debut

Eamon Wallace has been named to start at corner-forward for Saturday’s Leinster quarter-final against Wicklow.

# champion - Monday 6 May, 2013

Masterful Ronnie O'Sullivan wins 5th World Championship, not retiring... yet

Underdog Barry Hawkins mounted a comeback late in the piece but O’Sullivan held his nerve to claim victory.

# champion - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title

Chloe Magee was unlucky to lose out in the Women’s Singles Final in Baldoyle this afternoon.

# champion - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel

The retiring Michael Schumacher would surely scoff at such an admission from his compatriot.

# champion - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain

The European champion leads a strong Irish challenge at the Sunday meet in Burgos.

# champion - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish Smackdown This post contains videos

VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish

Looks like we’ve just found Sean O’Brien’s replacement for the Springbok game.

# champion - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Brady lifts World Handball title

The Mullahoran man triumphed against American Luis Moreno in last night’s men’s singles final at the CityWest.

# champion - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Hero's welcome: Murray given rousing reception in Dunblane

The Olympic and US Open champion brought thousands to the streets of the Scottish town.

# champion - Saturday 1 September, 2012

World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics Champion

World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics

The Derry sprinter secured his second world record in two days to win his 100m event by more than half a second.

# champion - Monday 16 July, 2012

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke

‘I thought about it a few times, but I couldn’t get myself to do it.’ He may have sipped from the replica once or twice though.

# champion - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage Outclassed This post contains videos

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage

The Bolton boxer was floored three times in two rounds by Danny Garcia – the new WBA light-welterweight champion.

# champion - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Can't touch this: Klitschko wants to finish Mormeck quickly

Wladimir Klitschko is gunning for a knockout when he defends his world heavyweight titles against Jean-Marc Mormeck on Saturday.