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Other - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Double medal haul for Ireland at European U23 Championships amid disqualification drama Historic Success This post contains videos

Double medal haul for Ireland at European U23 Championships amid disqualification drama

Nadia Power initially had her bronze medal taken from her, only to have it reinstated on appeal.

Hamilton rejects criticism about his lifestyle as he misses out on pole at British Grand Prix

The hometown hero was beaten to top spot by team-mate Valtteri Bottas.

France's Alaphilippe storms into Tour yellow for Bastille Day

The Frenchman has retaken the overall lead in the Tour de France while Thomas De Gendt won today’s eighth stage.

Gary O'Donovan wins bronze medal in Rotterdam as four Irish crews reaching World Cup semi-finals

It has been a highly successful day on the water in Rotterdam.

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams in straight sets to win Wimbledon

The 2018 French Open winner was crowned Women’s Singles champion on Saturday with a superb display.

'It lived up to the hype' - Federer ranks Nadal classic as one of the his all-time best

Roger Federer says his pulsating battle with Rafael Nadal “had everything” and ‘lived up to the hype’.

Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia

A hopelessly one-sided fight was predicted and it duly delivered as Khan made light work of Billy Dib.

Other - Friday 12 July, 2019

McIlroy six off the lead as Irish trio miss the cut at the Scottish Open

There’s a three-way tie at the top of the leaderboard heading into the weekend at The Renaissance Club.

Federer eventually edges out brilliant Nadal to book Wimbledon final against Djokovic

The eight-time champion is heading for his 12th decider at the All England club.

'I am alive and I am grateful' - NFL star speaks for first time since losing arm after car accident

Miami Dolphins’ Kendrick Norton says he has accepted that he will not be able to play again.

Groenewegen edges Ewan in photo-finish as Ciccone retains Tour de France lead

A 53rd place finish keeps Ireland’s Dan Martin in 18th overall.

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Defending champion Djokovic storms into sixth Wimbledon final

The world number one will face either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal in Sunday’s decider.

Russell Westbrook reunites with Rockets star Harden in Houston

The NBA offseason gets even more dramatic.

Other - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Thomas shows Tour de France title desire as Teuns earns maiden stage win

Meanwhile, there were mixed fortunes for Ireland’s Dan Martin and Nicolas Roche.

'The bottom line was we looked at the percentages of those making a career in soccer and they were slim'

After choosing athletics over Cork City, Brandon Arrey represented Ireland at last year’s European Championships and is now gearing up for this month’s Nationals.

Serena Williams on verge of history as she breezes into Wimbledon final

The American star is one match away from equalling Margaret Court’s Grand Slam title record.

Halep becomes first Romanian woman to reach Wimbledon final

She will face Serena Williams in Sunday’s decider at SW19.

Harrington back in the 60s to make strong start at Scottish Open

The Dubliner is three shots off the lead at the Renaissance Club.

'A lifetime experience': Serena refuses to rule out future Murray pairing

Although their Wimbledon dream came to an end, Williams and Murray are keen to play with each other again.

McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team

The Smithborough youngsters will now work with Robert Garcia.

Other - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Rory McIlroy targets Scottish Open boost before turning attention to Portrush

The four-time major winner is determined to save all talk of Royal Portrush and The Open for next week.

Kawhi Leonard joins Clippers, reportedly opts for three-year deal

Both he and Paul George officially signed for the franchise on Wednesday.

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory

The 33-year-old Spaniard will face Federer at Wimbledon for the first time since their epic 2008 final.

Semi-final bound Federer makes history with 100th Wimbledon win

The Swiss was too good for Kei Nishikori, bringing up a century of singles wins at the All England Club.

'If you read all the comments on social media, you are going to get depressed' KT

'If you read all the comments on social media, you are going to get depressed'

She may be undisputed lightweight champion of the world but the best is yet to come, as Katie Taylor says herself.

Sagan sprints to fifth stage victory but local hero Alaphilippe retains Tour de France lead

Ireland’s Dan Martin and Nicholas Roche were also in action this afternoon.

No fairytale ending for Murray and Williams in Wimbledon mixed doubles

The pair were knocked out by the number one seeds this afternoon.

Djokovic barely breaks sweat as defending champion cruises into semi-finals

David Goffin was swatted aside with minimal fuss on Centre Court.

Nets coach 'humbled' by All-Star signings as Durant and Irving confirm New York switch

After the arrival of the superstar duo, Brooklyn’s head coach Kenny Atkinson is relishing the new season.

McIlroy proud to have 'played some small part' in bringing The Open to Portrush Open Season This post contains videos

McIlroy proud to have 'played some small part' in bringing The Open to Portrush

The home favourite is relishing a crack at the County Antrim links next week.

'It's something I never thought could work out for me' - Donegal star Herron lands AFLW deal

Katy Herron has signed for Western Bulldogs, becoming the 13th Irish player confirmed for the 2020 season.

'Don't patronise me': Konta hits out at journalist after Wimbledon exit Wimbledon This post contains videos

'Don't patronise me': Konta hits out at journalist after Wimbledon exit

The British number one took exception to a line of questioning during her post-match press conference.

Other - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Serrano still the big target, but MMA star Holm a potential superfight for Taylor

A rematch with Delfine Persoon is inevitable for Katie Taylor, with a superfight against Holly Holm also a possibility.

Andy Murray and Serena Williams through to Wimbledon last 16 with straight-set win

The pair overcame 14th seeds Fabrice Martin and Raquel Atawo on Tuesday evening.

Viviani's need for speed too much for Tour rivals in Nancy

The Italian won today’s stage, while home favourite Julian Alaphilippe remains the overall leader.

'I am so proud of you and I am truly sorry': Serena's apology to Osaka

The 37-year-old said she ‘couldn’t find peace’ after US Open meltdown.

Williams has Court's record in sight as she powers into Wimbledon semi-final

The American is now just two wins away from a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title.

Disappointing finish puts Lynch's Tokyo 2020 ambitions on hold

The Irish sailor will have to wait until next April to secure his place at the Olympics.

Doping scandal guru says drugs still widespread in baseball

Victor Conte told USA Today that players had worked out how to elude testers.