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Jon Walters celebrates scoring the first goal of the game with teammates Jon Walters celebrates his goal last night in front of the Irish fans. Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO


Kerry players react to a decision by David Coldrick Kerry players are going to have to get used to David Coldrick Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO


Paul O'Connell with fans after training Paul O'Connell with fans after training in the RDS today Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO

The Best Thing We Shared

No wonder Kilkenny are so good. They start the hurling obsession early.

On The Record

“Luckily Joe took most of the attention. It was great to have him there to deflect the attention onto him!”

- Richardt Strauss chatted about last week’s ceremony where he was granted Irish citizenship alongside Joe Schmidt.

Joe Schmidt Joe Schmidt at today's Irish training session Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Where We Were Today

Murray Kinsella was at Ireland’s latest pre-World Cup training sesson and Ryan Bailey was with Gilesy and Killer in Dublin for the launch of the Westport Sea2Summit.

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The Fixture List

There’s no Euro qualifiers tomorrow but in the very early hours you can catch some international friendly action, the pick of which sees USA face Brazil and Mexico meet Argentina.

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In tennis it’s the battle of the Williams sister at the quarter-final stage tonight at Flushing Meadows. In the men’s singles at the US Open, Novak Djokovic squares off against Feliciano Lopez.

Showbiz, Baby!

Conor McGregor gets called out as money hungry!

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3 winners and 3 losers from Ireland’s latest Euro 2016 qualifiers

Can anyone stop the Seahawks making it 3 NFC titles in a row?

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