We'll Leave It There So: Tennis fixing claims, Liverpool move for Long, and all today's sport

Plus the rush for Euros tickets, prop problems, and booze in Brive…

Arlene Foster, Brian O'Driscoll and  Martin McGuinness Northern Ireland First Minister Arlene Foster, Brian O'Driscoll, and Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness met today as part of Ireland's Rugby World Cup 2023 bid. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO



The Best Thing We Shared

He broke Connacht hearts on the pitch but Brive match-winner Thomas Laranjeira went some way towards making amends by buying the travelling fans a few drinks

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Where we were today

Niall Kelly went to meet Dublin’s Jonny Cooper and Paul Schutte at the announcement of a new AIG home insurance offer.

AIG Insurance 2016 Season Launch Source: Ramsey Cardy/SPORTSFILE

On The Record

There is no suppression of investigation, or suppression of evidence or anything of that nature.

– Tennis Ireland CEO Des Allen spoke to The42 about the fixing scandal that is rocking the tennis world

The Fixture List

  • There’s a host of FA Cup third round replays down for decision on Tuesday, including Aston Villa’s do-over against Wycombe Wanderers
  • Waterford take on Limerick in the Munster Senior Hurling League at the Gaelic Grounds (7.30pm)

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Showbiz, Baby!

Nick Kyrgios could have just let this ball go long — but no, he decided to play the most unnecessary ‘tweener’ ever seen… and still won the point!


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