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#Milestone

# milestone - Thursday 29 October, 2020

'Loved in Wales, admired around the world' - Alun Wyn Jones to become most capped Test player in rugby history

Warren Gatland has paid tribute to the Wales captain ahead of his landmark appearance, which makes 149 the new record.

# milestone - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

'When you start out you hope to just get one' - Irish jockey Murphy on reaching 1,000 UK winners

The 25-year-old had cause for celebration at Southwell yesterday.

# milestone - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment

Meanwhile, Andy Farrell’s Ireland have learned who will be refereeing them this autumn.

# milestone - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie The number of global cases of Covid-19 has hit 20 million Milestone

The number of global cases of Covid-19 has hit 20 million

Johns Hopkins University said the milestone was passed early this morning.

# milestone - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Ludik to win 100th cap as Ulster name team to face Scarlets

Dan McFarland has made a number for changes to the side that beat Clermont.

# milestone - Friday 22 March, 2019

'Everything we need' - Big Olympic boost as top Irish sailors open the doors of their 'new home'

Rio medallist Annalise Murphy is among the 13 leading sailors based at the new facility in Dún Laoghaire.

# milestone - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Lukaku takes chance at centre forward to enter Premier League's top 20 all-time goalscorers

The 25-year-old’s brace in last night’s win over Crystal Palace brought him up to 111 league goals in England.

# milestone - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Canadian Grand Prix sees Vettel earn 50th career win to go top in title race

There is a new leader in the F1 drivers’ standings, with Lewis Hamilton finishing fifth.

# milestone - Monday 28 May, 2018

'It brings lads closer together' - Longford rejoice after ending 30-year wait for Leinster semi-final

Longford edged out Meath to book a place in the last four of the Leinster SFC.

# milestone - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning Park Run

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning

There are 75 parkruns and 13 junior parkruns across the country.

# milestone - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Ex-Ireland underage midfielder becomes first Englishman to play for Barcelona since Lineker

Marcus McGuane made his senior bow for the Catalan giants last night.

# milestone - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Gareth Barry equals Premier League appearance record set by Ryan Giggs

Barry has also set a record of his own as he becomes the first player to start 600 Premier League games.

# milestone - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Kane scores 100th Tottenham goal with stunner against Everton

The 24-year-old striker needed 169 appearances to reach the milestone after going on a run of three games without finding the net

# milestone - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Money, money, money! US Open to break $50 million prize barrier

It remains the richest event in tennis.

# milestone - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike Milestone This post contains videos

Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike

The Scottish Premiership champions were 3-1 winners over second-placed Aberdeen last night with Jonny Hayes on target for the Dons.

# milestone - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Milestone for Sanchez as Arsenal keep their top-four hopes alive

A 2-0 win at Southampton puts the Gunners three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with three games to play.

# milestone - Saturday 29 April, 2017

History-making Magees settle for bronze at European Championships

They take home Ireland’s first-ever medal from the tournament.

# milestone - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie He made it: Enda just became the longest-serving Fine Gael Taoiseach Still Here

He made it: Enda just became the longest-serving Fine Gael Taoiseach

The Taoiseach reaches a political milestone today.

# milestone - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Advantage Real Madrid as Ronaldo's 100th European goal puts holders in the driving seat

Zinedine Zidane’s men claimed a 2-1 win over 10-man Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarter-final first leg.

# milestone - Thursday 23 March, 2017

1000 not out: The legend that is Gigi Buffon is about to reach another milestone

The Italy and Juventus goalkeeper made his professional debut 22 years ago.

# milestone - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'I'm really excited for what the future holds for the country': Roche impressed with Ireland's new style

The Sunderland striker reached 50 senior caps for the Girls in Green this week.

# milestone - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but  Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino Milestone This post contains videos

Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino

The most important Roman since Romulus will celebrate his 40th birthday this week.

# milestone - Thursday 28 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie It's official: Apple has sold a billion iPhones Milestone

It's official: Apple has sold a billion iPhones

It took more than nine years for it to pass that marker.

# milestone - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight Cross The Line

Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight

But it may not help it reverse a slowdown in iPhone sales.

# milestone - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Classy Cavendish claims 30th Tour stage win with superb sprint finish Milestone This post contains videos

Classy Cavendish claims 30th Tour stage win with superb sprint finish

There were no changes in the general classification as Chris Froome and his main rivals finished safely in the peloton.

# milestone - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Laois book first Leinster minor final place in 9 years with win over Offaly

Evan Lowry scored the second-half goal that sealed victory in a convincing win for his side.

# milestone - Thursday 30 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Fresh air, good food and a morning coffee: 106-year-old shares secrets to long and healthy life Milestone

Fresh air, good food and a morning coffee: 106-year-old shares secrets to long and healthy life

Elizabeth Dempsey still enjoys the odd glass of sherry and having her hair set every week and her nails manicured.

# milestone - Thursday 2 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This is now the second best-selling videogame of all time Games

This is now the second best-selling videogame of all time

But Minecraft has a long way to go before it takes the top spot.

# milestone - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Six St Patrick's Day winners for Ireland as Vautour flies highest in Ryanair Chase

There was a treble for Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh along with victories for Gordon Elliott, Colm Murphy and Patrick Kelly on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival.

# milestone - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Luis Suarez has taken just 31 games to reach 30 goals for Barcelona Milestone This post contains videos

Luis Suarez has taken just 31 games to reach 30 goals for Barcelona

The Catalan giants are safely though to the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey after tonight’s victory.

# milestone - Friday 22 January, 2016

Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins Milestone This post contains videos

Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins

The 17-time major winner has reached the round of 16 in Melbourne for the 14th time in his past 15 appearances.

# milestone - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Rooney delighted to sit alongside 'legend' Law after late winner against CSKA Moscow

Man United moved to the top of Group B with a priceless win on Tuesday evening.

# milestone - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call

Meanwhile,Paul Marshall has reached a milestone.

# milestone - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo bags his 500th career goal, Juve and PSG claim wins

The Portugal attacker reached a major milestone against Malmo on Wednesday, joining football luminaries such as Pele and Gerd Muller.

# milestone - Monday 28 September, 2015

Brady joins NFL greats with 400th TD pass, Steelers lose Roethlisberger to knee injury

The New England Patriots continued their perfect start to the season last night.

# milestone - Saturday 11 July, 2015

'I was drunk my first two years' Pearce Hanley speaks ahead of 100th AFL game

The former Mayo footballer is reaching a landmark day in his career.

# milestone - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie New law means electronic tagging for some sex offenders Milestone

New law means electronic tagging for some sex offenders

There has been a wide welcome for new offences against child grooming and buying sex.

# milestone - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

This strike made Lionel Messi the greatest goalscorer in Champions League history

Messi’s 72nd goal takes him past Raul for the record.

# milestone - Saturday 22 November, 2014

It's official: now nobody can say they have scored more La Liga goals than Lionel Messi

By the time he retires, Messi will have probably doubled the record.

# milestone - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie O'Sullivan: 'No more Garda stations will be closed down' Milestone

O'Sullivan: 'No more Garda stations will be closed down'

Minister Frances Fitzgerald said the Garda Inspectorate report into serious crime investigations will be a ‘road map’ for the future.

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