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# downbeat - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Harry Redknapp accepts managerial career all but over

The 70-year-old Englishman left his post at Birmingham after just 13 games in charge.

# downbeat - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'We threw the kitchen sink at them' - Walters admits 'sombre' atmosphere after Serbia loss

The Ireland skipper insists all is not lost despite suffering a major setback tonight.

# downbeat - Sunday 14 February, 2016

'This was a massive opportunity' - Ireland rue missed chance in Paris

Captain Rory Best says Ireland struggled when France changed their props and scrum tactics.

# downbeat - Friday 23 March, 2012

The Magnificent 7: Irish sporting anti-climaxes Downbeat This post contains videos

The Magnificent 7: Irish sporting anti-climaxes

The Olympic dream died for our male hockey players and the English steamrolled over Declan Kidney’s men at Twickenham last weekend. I feel deflated.