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# championship - Today’s News

Browne and McClean both hit the net in Championship wins as Idah sees red late on

Browne scored twice as Preston defeated Huddersfield.

Ruthless Kilkenny fire home 6-23 to bring high-flying Westmeath back down to earth

Denise Gaule and Miriam Walsh impressed for the Cats as Brian Dowling’s side maintained their good start to the All-Ireland camogie championship.

# championship - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Idah creates late winner for Norwich while Hughton's Forest rescue point

Reading, meanwhile, went top of the league with victory over Wycombe.

# championship - Friday 16 October, 2020

No shortage of live championship action as RTÉ unveil upcoming GAA coverage

League clashes, provincial showdowns and All-Ireland finals will all be shown live by the national broadcaster.

World Cup holders South Africa pull out of Rugby Championship

They could face the Lions next July having not played since the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.

# championship - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Rugby Australia boss takes swipe at New Zealand following Sunday's 'wondrously ironic' draw

‘All year we’ve been told that we can’t compete…’

# championship - Saturday 26 September, 2020

McClean returns to starting line-up in Stoke win

Elsewhere in the football league, there were bittersweet days for Kieran Sadlier and Ryan Cassidy.

# championship - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Irish international Arter joins Championship club in permanent deal

The midfielder has left Bournemouth for Nottingham Forest.

# championship - Saturday 12 September, 2020

6 young Irish players to watch in England this season Potential This post contains videos

6 young Irish players to watch in England this season

We take a look at six young Irish players who might make the breakthrough at club level this season.

# championship - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Irish U21 international earns contract extension at QPR

Conor Masterson has extended his stay at Loftus Road.

# championship - Sunday 23 August, 2020

The Irish Liverpool fan who grew up to captain them

Ireland international Niamh Fahey on being appointed the Reds’ new skipper.

# championship - Thursday 20 August, 2020

GAA still planning for 2020 championships and set to give funds to county boards

Counties were also asked to double down in their fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

# championship - Friday 14 August, 2020

Irish international Williams takes player/coach role at Millwall

Shaun Williams will be part of Gary Rowett’s coaching staff from next season.

# championship - Monday 10 August, 2020

Live TV coverage of two games as Kerry county senior championship opening round fixtures announced

The first of the knockout battles takes place on Friday, 21 August.

# championship - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Fulham back in the Premier League after play-off win over Brentford

Scott Parker’s Cottagers were 2-1 winners after extra time at Wembley.

# championship - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Former Sligo boss Cook resigns from struggling Wigan

The 53-year-old was unable to keep the Latics clear of the relegation zone after their 12-point penalty.

# championship - Monday 27 July, 2020

Christie features as Fulham take charge of Championship play-off semi-final

Scott Parker’s side defeated Cardiff 2-0 in the first leg tonight.

# championship - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Cook feeling 'physically sick' as final-day draw leaves Wigan facing relegation

Facing a 12-point deduction for entering administration, a win against Fulham last night would have made Wigan safe.

# championship - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Luton and Barnsley survive in the Championship as Charlton, Wigan and Hull face the drop

Ireland striker James Collins was amongst the goalscorers for Luton.

Man Utd edge closer to Champions League after West Ham draw

Paul Pogba conceded a first-half penalty but Mason Greenwood struck after the interval to lift United into third place.

# championship - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Champions Leeds continue celebrations with convincing victory at Derby

Marcelo Bielsa’s side were confirmed as Championship title winners on Saturday.

Huddersfield Town sack Danny Cowley after 10 months in charge

His assistant, brother Nicky, is also leaving the Terriers, despite their shock win over West Brom on Friday.

# championship - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Irish U21 international's first career goal helps end Millwall's promotion hopes

Elsewhere, Fulham saw off Sheffield Wednesday to set up a thrilling finale in the race for the Premier League.

Leeds United going up as champions after Brentford stumble in promotion race

It’s an added bonus for the Elland Road outfit, whose return to the Premier League was confirmed last night.

# championship - Friday 17 July, 2020

O'Shea goal not enough for West Brom as defeat sends Leeds to Premier League

The Dubliner grabbed a vital equaliser for the Baggies, but they were unable to capitalise.

Ireland international Cyrus Christie wins Championship Goal of the Month award Let Christie Take It This post contains videos

Ireland international Cyrus Christie wins Championship Goal of the Month award

The 27-year-old right-back scored with a long-range effort during Fulham’s win against QPR in June.

# championship - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Bristol City and Birmingham keen on Wigan boss Cook

The Championship clubs want to tempt the ex-Sligo Rovers boss to take over.

# championship - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Brentford continue to put pressure on Championship top two in Premier League promotion race

Leeds and West Brom are looking over their shoulder.

# championship - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Irish U21 star Knight scores but Derby lose, Wigan hit 7 goals in first half to crush Hull

West Brom now know that wins in their remaining two games will clinch promotion to the Premier League.

# championship - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Late Hernandez strike keeps Leeds on course for title

The 89th minute goal broke the deadlock and puts a huge dent in Swansea’s hopes of earning promotion via the playoffs.

# championship - Saturday 11 July, 2020

West Brom slip up in Championship promotion race

Elsewhere, Preston missed the chance to return to the play-off spots.

# championship - Friday 10 July, 2020

Arter and Christie feature as Fulham guarantee themselves a play-off place

The Ireland international duo both started in their side’s 2-0 win over Cardiff City this evening.

Ireland striker Collins plays his part as Luton Town give themselves a Championship lifeline

The four-cap international had a hand in the second goal.

# championship - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Leeds go top of Championship by hammering O'Neill's Stoke

Leeds are on the verge of ending their 16-year absence from the top flight as they move six points clear of the play-off spots with four to play.

# championship - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Middlesbrough boost survival hopes with win at Millwall

Neil Warnock has made an instant impact, albeit this win was not without controversy.

# championship - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Promotion-chasing Brentford win again to pile pressure on West Brom

At the bottom, Huddersfield earned an important point against Reading.

# championship - Sunday 5 July, 2020

West Brom one point behind leaders Leeds as they move step closer to Premier League

Elsewhere Middlesbrough remain in the bottom three after losing out to QPR.

# championship - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Leeds United take big step towards long-awaited Premier League return

Marcelo Bielsa’s side bounced back from their slip-up against Luton Town to see off Blackburn Rovers.

# championship - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Rooney hits brilliant free-kick in Derby win and West Brom close in on Leeds at the top

A 1-0 win for Derby over Preston at Deepdale.

# championship - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Derby defender recovering after being reportedly stabbed during robbery

The incident occurred in Toxteth as Wisdom was visiting relatives.

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