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Dublin: 9 °C Saturday 16 February, 2019

Other - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Andy Murray undergoes hip surgery as tennis career hangs in the balance

‘Feeling a bit battered and bruised just now but hopefully that will be the end of my hip pain.’

NBA's recent history of trading superstars spells trouble for the Pelicans after Davis bombshell

Anthony Davis requested a trade from New Orleans yesterday.

'Age has definitely taken a toll. He's not the same quarterback he was' - Rams ace taunts Brady NFL

'Age has definitely taken a toll. He's not the same quarterback he was' - Rams ace taunts Brady

LA Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman has risked the wrath of the 41-year-old Patriots quarter-back.

Other - Monday 28 January, 2019

Anthony Davis requests trade from Pelicans as Lakers switch looms

New Orleans, meanwhile, have expressed no interest in parting with their star forward.

From the booth, Tony Romo is the likely Super Bowl MVP

The former Cowboys quarterback is making a name for himself as the best commentator in sports, writes Steve O’Rourke.

'Boxing has been good to me': Former world champion Groves retires aged 30

The Londoner will join one of the world’s biggest talent management agencies as an advisor in their boxing division.

Fernando Alonso steps up Indy 500 preparation after maiden Daytona 24-hour victory

The Spaniard is the third Formula One champion to win the prestigious race in Florida.

Wilder expects Fury rematch to be announced 'real soon'

The 33-year-old says the last few details regarding a re-run of December’s classic are being ironed out.

Zero chance I retire after Super Bowl, insists ageless Tom Brady

The veteran quarterback will face the Los Angeles Rams this weekend.

Top-ranked Rose holds off Scott to win Farmers Insurance Open

Rory McIlroy ended in a tie for fifth.

Other - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Stunning Sorcha Tiernan display guides Liffey Celtics to National Cup

Their maiden title was secured with relative comfort against Singleton SuperValu Brunell.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

It’s been a busy few days of sport.

Brilliant Ciara Mageean sets new Irish Indoor Mile record

Earlier on Saturday, Phil Healy had prevailed in the 400m event at the Vienna International Indoor Meet.

Djokovic dismantles Nadal to win seventh Australian Open title

Top seed Novak Djokovic eased to a straight-sets victory over Rafael Nadal in a one-sided final at the Australian Open.

Steven Reid's retirement from sprinting and more Tweets of the Week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

'I'm used to it now' – Australian Open champ Osaka becoming slam specialist

The 21-year-old compared her slam victories following Saturday’s success in Melbourne.

The Rumble in the Jungle, Stephen Kenny's rise and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

'It would be a dream to race a World Cup final in Dublin, it would be insane' Looking Ahead This post contains videos

'It would be a dream to race a World Cup final in Dublin, it would be insane'

Clare native Liam Jegou has been making waves in the world of canoeing from his French base, yet he yearns to return home some day.

Other - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Ireland's fastest woman Phil Healy gets 2019 off to the perfect start with 400m victory in Vienna

The 24-year-old Cork sprinter has her sights set on the European Indoor Athletics Championships in March.

Osaka beats Kvitova to win Australian Open and become new world number one Ace

Osaka beats Kvitova to win Australian Open and become new world number one

The win means Osaka reaches the No 1 ranking spot.

The astonishing demise of the Irish coach who promoted boxing's richest fight...and world peace

Dan Doyle promoted Sugar Ray Leonard, coached the Irish basketball team and claimed to help bring peace to Northern Ireland. Then it all went wrong.

Rose grabs lead as Rory gets it going at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods made the cut but McIlory was in stunning form.

'Growing up, I was told that kickboxing isn't a female sport'

Ireland’s teen sensation Jordan Doran chats to The42 about her many impressive achievements.

'My Dad has always said, 'this is the land my children are going to prosper in''

After a stunning breakthrough year in 2018, Patience Jumbo-Gula is one of Ireland’s most exciting young track and field athletes.

From 'feeding the hunger' of the All-Ireland champions to gunning for her own basketball glory

Dublin LGFA and Longford GAA nutritionist Kate McDaid leads an extremely busy life.

Other - Friday 25 January, 2019

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

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High-flying Lowry finishes with a flourish to chase back-to-back wins

There was disappointment for Paul Dunne in Dubai, however.

108-year-old sprinting sensation, dubbed 'Golden Bolt,' passes away RIP

108-year-old sprinting sensation, dubbed 'Golden Bolt,' passes away

Hidekichi Miyazaki set the 100-metre sprint world record for the over-105 age category.

Djokovic loses just four games en route to setting up mouth-watering Nadal final

The world number one continued his quest for a record seventh title as he overcame Lucas Pouille.

NBA All-Star teams are unveiled, while Warriors pay visit to Obama

LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo were named All-Star captains.

Rory McIlroy struggles in San Diego as Rahm takes control at Farmers Insurance Open

McIlroy and Seamus Power face a battle to make the cut.

Giant of sports journalism Hugh McIlvanney dies aged 84 RIP

Giant of sports journalism Hugh McIlvanney dies aged 84

The Scot covered Muhammad Ali’s epic heavyweight world title fights with distinction in the 1960s and 1970s.

NFL concussions show big drop after rule changes

With concussions from pre-season games included, the number dropped from 281 in 2017 to 214 in 2018.

Other - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Pogba could be Man United captain after Mourinho demotion, says Solskjaer

The caretaker boss says the Frenchman may get the chance to lead the club again after being stripped of the deputy role by the Portuguese.

Irish fighter Jono Carroll's world title fight confirmed for St Patrick’s weekend

The Dubliner will join Katie Taylor on the Philadelphia bill and face Tevin Farmer on 15 March.

A seventh Thyestes Chase win for Willie Mullins as Ruby steers favourite to glory

The favourite Invitation Only won the feature race at Gowran Park today.

Olympic-focused Ireland set for packed schedule as they bid to build on World Cup

Lizzie Colvin and Shirley McCay are back in Graham Shaw’s squad ahead of the crucial Tokyo qualifying tournament.

Ruthless Nadal routs Tsitsipas to reach Australian Open final

The Spaniard will face either Novak Djokovic or Lucas Pouile in the Melbourne Park decider.

Madison Square Harden: Rockets star shoots incredible 61 points in New York Fear The Beard This post contains videos

Madison Square Harden: Rockets star shoots incredible 61 points in New York

‘Every time I come to the Garden I got to put on a show.’

Kvitova makes first Grand Slam final since knife attack

Czech star will face Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open final.