# fast start

Last year
McCarthy set to start in strong Ireland team against Romania
'All week we talked about needing to put the foot down from the first minute'
All time
Brilliant start by Leona Maguire as she is tied for first round lead in Michigan
'Superman' leads Astana to opening Vuelta stage win
Solskjaer expecting more from Rashford after opening-day double against Chelsea
Sam Bennett extends his lead at Tour of Turkey
Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain
'We need a few big performances under the new coach to hit the ground running'
Watch: Here are the goals that knocked Liverpool out of the FA Cup
Henshaw encouraged by the early signs at Leinster as he slips back into the groove
Kiss hails Ulster's character after last-gasp win sees them sit pretty at Pro12 summit
Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers are giving Seattle an unmerciful hiding
City looked good early on but United have turned the Manchester derby into a rout
The only thing better than Jared's sexy line earlier was SOB's Space Jam stretch to touch down
VIDEO: Manchester United's resistance lasts 43 seconds against City
Keep it Real: Simeone rules out coaching move to cross-city rivals