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We’ll Leave It There So: An Irish medal in Baku, Spieth's Major success and all today's sport

We’ll also have news of a big transfer involving an Irish midfielder.

Brendan Irvine celebrates at the end of the third round Irvine celebrates his win. Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO



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We’ve absolutely no idea what this defender is doing:

On The Record

“Is John Evans the man to bring them forward? I don’t think after yesterday’s display that he is. In John’s case, there’s no doubt he’s confident at talking himself up, but is he a good coach, a good manager? I would say that he’s not.”

Shane Curran did not hold back in his scathing assessment of Roscommon football.

The fixture list

It’s quiet enough but the European Games continue at pace in Baku and there is plenty of Irish interest in badminton, boxing and swimming.

Showbiz, baby!

Partick Thistle changed their mascot and it is the stuff of nightmares:

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