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#Net gains

# net-gains - Thursday 22 February, 2018

From Putting diesel fuel tax on par with petrol 'justifiable', report finds Net Gains

Putting diesel fuel tax on par with petrol 'justifiable', report finds

Putting diesel tax on par with petrol would result in net gains for the exchequer and net reductions in pollution, the ESRI says.

# net-gains - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Liverpool have three finals left – Mignolet eyes top four-finish

The Liverpool No 1 is desperate to end the season strongly and finish in the top four.

# net-gains - Saturday 18 March, 2017

# net-gains - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Novak Djokovic won a ridiculous amount of money playing tennis this year

Take the rest of the day off. .

# net-gains - Monday 9 February, 2015

Back off, Madrid: Manchester United have started contract negotiations with David De Gea

The Old Trafford No 1 has been the club’s top performer.

# net-gains - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Chelsea post record financial results

The London club raked in £255.8 million in the 12 months to 30 June.

# net-gains - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

As the NBA returns, here's a brilliant alternate take on basketball commentary

Every announcer should have the phrase wowzers me trousers in their Arsenal.

# net-gains - Monday 6 May, 2013

The 10 highest paid soccer players in the world right now Net Gains This post contains images

The 10 highest paid soccer players in the world right now

I want to go there.

# net-gains - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Football stars avoid French plan for 75% income tax

Footballers earning over €1m, like Zlatan Ibrahimovic, would have lost a heft chunk of their weekly wage.

# net-gains - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Snapshot: 'Geek' and 'nerd' Wozilroy exchange Christmas gifts

‘But I wanted a dork one!’

# net-gains - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Delight for Chloe Magee as she wins Turkish Open title

The Irish Olympian also won the mixed doubles with her brother Sam Magee.

# net-gains - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title

Chloe Magee was unlucky to lose out in the Women’s Singles Final in Baldoyle this afternoon.

# net-gains - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Evans and Magee advance to the finals of Irish Open

The Olympic badminton stars will face French and Danish opponents in Sunday title deciders.

# net-gains - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Net gain: Giovanni Trapattoni confident in Given's replacement Westwood

“We know our fans expect instant success but that’s easier said than done and overall I am happy with our performance and the result.”

# net-gains - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Caroline Wozniacki is releasing her own underwear line

This is why the Danish star’s website has crashed.

# net-gains - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

German town names street after Roger Federer

Turn left at Boris Becker and continue on down to the end of Michael Stich…

# net-gains - Friday 20 April, 2012

Northern exposure: Wozzilroy swing in to add glamour to Ravenhill

Sport’s youngest power couple were pitchside as Leinster saw off provincial rivals Ulster in Belfast tonight.

VIDEO: Nets fan gets hit by ball while texting It's For You This post contains videos

VIDEO: Nets fan gets hit by ball while texting

Scolding parents the world over will enjoy this ‘told you so’ moment from an NBA match

# net-gains - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Courting: Isner singles out Serena for Olympic mixed doubles

“I’m pretty good friends with Serena. Might need to bribe her, maybe send a gift in the mail to get her to play with me.”

# net-gains - Thursday 8 March, 2012

David de Gea: critics drove me on

Spanish ‘keeper endured a difficult start to his Old Trafford career but has been an ever-present in the United side since the beginning of February.

# net-gains - Friday 2 March, 2012

The lad will go far: Peter Schmeichel backs young pretender De Gea

Old Trafford legend says media have been too harsh on Manchester United’s young goalkeeper.

# net-gains - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

While you were sleeping: here's what you missed at the Aussie Open

It’s been a good day for the likes of Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova in Melbourne.

# net-gains - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Australian Open leading the way online

Innovative social media concepts at this year’s tournament aim to help fans feel like they are involved, even if they aren’t there – or in bed halfway round the world.

# net-gains - Monday 16 January, 2012

While you were sleeping: Nadal, Clijsters, Na advance at Aussie Open

Nadal, the 2009 champion at Melbourne Park, beat Alex Kuznetsov 6-4, 6-1, 6-1.

# net-gains - Friday 13 January, 2012

Top tennis players set to battle for the largest prize in history of grand slams

The Australian Open is offering the biggest purse ever. Not bad work if you can get it.

# net-gains - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Ireland seventh in Europe... in footballtennis

Those lovers of the hybrid sport have once again done their nation proud during a week in Cyprus

# net-gains - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Column: have you heard about Ireland's other European Championships bid this week?

A group of young students set up the country’s FootballTennis association after a late-night email to the world governing body. Now they’re off to the Euros.

# net-gains - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Juego Bonito: the best bits (and the worst) from last night’s Copa America action Net Gains This post contains videos

Juego Bonito: the best bits (and the worst) from last night’s Copa America action

The line-up for the tournament’s quarter-finals is now complete. Catch up with all of the latest action here.

# net-gains - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Nadal is fighting fit, insists doctor

Wimbledon champ is strong enough to face Mardy Fish later, according to physician who treated Nadal’s foot.

# net-gains - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Stating the obvious: De Gea admits Manchester United interest

Spain U-21 ‘keeper was in Manchester yesterday for a medical with the Old Trafford club.

# net-gains - Monday 27 June, 2011

De Gea at Old Trafford for Man United medical

Fergie’s on the brink of sealing big-money deal for Atletico Madrid goalkeeper.

Roger, can you handle this? Wimbledon to welcome Beyonce and Jay-Z All Single Ladies This post contains videos

Roger, can you handle this? Wimbledon to welcome Beyonce and Jay-Z

Hip-hop’s first couple picked a good day to visit SW19 with plenty of intriguing matches slated for decision.

# net-gains - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Dublin-based Diatchenko into final Wimbledon qualifier

Recovering from 0-2 in the 2nd set, Diatchenko won four straight games before serving out the match.

# net-gains - Monday 13 June, 2011

King of Queen's: Dogged Murray defeats Tsonga in London Net Gains This post contains videos

King of Queen's: Dogged Murray defeats Tsonga in London

Britain’s Wimbledon hopeful claims an impressive victory against France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

# net-gains - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Boom! Murray sets up Nadal semi-final clash

It’s going to be quite the finish to the men’s tournament as the game’s top four square off at Roland Garros.