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# punishment - Friday 30 November, 2018

Derby midfielder Johnson handed four-game ban for biting incident

The FA have punished Johnson for his actions against Stoke City.

# punishment - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Everton handed two-year academy transfer ban for breaching recruitment rules

The Premier League have stamped down on the Toffees.

# punishment - Monday 5 November, 2018

Irish jockey handed four-year ban after testing positive for cocaine

Christopher Timmons tested positive at a meeting in Ballinrobe in May.

# punishment - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Jose Mourinho avoids punishment following bad language charge

The Football Association sanction against the Old Trafford manager following his comments after the win over the Magpies has not been proven.

# punishment - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

West Ham suspend coach for attending controversial march

The Democratic Football Lads Alliance have faced accusations they are a racist and Islamophobic group.

# punishment - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Ulster flanker gets four-week ban for in-air tackle he saw red for against Connacht

The disciplinary panel concluded that a mid-range entry point sanction was appropriate, but halved it.

# punishment - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Edinburgh prop handed four-week ban for foul play on Leinster's Dan Leavy

Pierre Schoeman was shown red during the Pro14 clash between the sides last weekend.

# punishment - Sunday 16 September, 2018

From 'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot? Documentary

'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot?

The documentary, by Sinéad O’Shea, explores the difficulties experienced by people living in the Creggan area of Derry.

# punishment - Monday 10 September, 2018

Mathieu Bastareaud set for ban after forearm hit on opponent Punishment This post contains videos

Mathieu Bastareaud set for ban after forearm hit on opponent

The France star was sent off for thumping Christophe Samson.

# punishment - Monday 20 August, 2018

Danny Cipriani fined £2,000 by Gloucester after nightclub incident

The England fly-half pleaded guilty to the two charges last week.

# punishment - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Sport Ireland confirm Dublin Marathon runner's anti-doping violation

Natasha Yaremczuk has received a 14-month ban as a result.

# punishment - Monday 23 July, 2018

12-time Olympic medallist Ryan Lochte slapped with 14-month ban for doping violation

The US swimmer has been suspended over ‘use of a prohibited method’.

# punishment - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Cork City boss John Caulfield slapped with his second ban of the season

Caulfield was dismissed in the closing stages of his side’s recent defeat to Dundalk at Oriel Park.

# punishment - Friday 15 June, 2018

Ronaldo agrees to pay €18.8 million tax settlement - legal source

The deal between the fiscal authorities and the advisors of the star comes hours before Portugal face Spain.

10 Armagh U20s slapped with Ulster final suspensions following Tyrone brawl

Armagh boss Peter McDonnell says the Ulster final is now “just a warm-up for Derry.”

# punishment - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Ex-Man United striker Falcao hit with €9 million fine and suspended prison sentence

Many of football’s greatest stars including Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been in similar trouble with the Spanish tax authorities.

# punishment - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Fans suspected of monkey chants during France game 'should be punished' - Russia World Cup chief

Paul Pogba and Ousmane Dembele were reportedly subjected to racist abuse during a friendly against Russia earlier this year.

# punishment - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Canelo Alvarez banned for six months over failed drug test

He has blamed the test failure on eating contaminated meat in his native Mexico.

# punishment - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Suspensions dished out following brawl that marred Waterford's win over Cork

There were six dismissals after an incident occurred late in last Friday’s Munster derby at the RSC.

# punishment - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Greek owner who invaded pitch with gun handed three-year ban

PAOK have been docked three points for Ivan Savvidis’ actions.

# punishment - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'It wasn't me' - Belgian international handed one-month drink-drive ban

Radja Nainggolan was also fined €1,600 after being found guilty.

# punishment - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Sky Sports analyst and ex-Liverpool star Jamie Carragher suspended for the rest of the season

His employers said they would discuss the possibility of the former player’s return prior to next year’s campaign.

# punishment - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

MMA star Jones handed hefty fine and has fighting licence revoked over drug test

He tested positive for the steroid Turinabol following an in-competition test last July.

# punishment - Monday 26 February, 2018

Irish boxer Michael O'Reilly handed four-year ban for doping violation

The ban is backdated to when he failed the test, which means he will be eligible to box again after 10 July 2020.

# punishment - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Cork striker receives one-match ban after controversial red card Punishment This post contains videos

Cork striker receives one-match ban after controversial red card

Graham Cummins was dismissed against St Patrick’s Athletic last week.

# punishment - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Alexis Sanchez won't be spending 16 months in prison despite committing tax fraud

The Manchester United forward was accused of defrauding the treasury of €1 million between 2012 and 2013.

# punishment - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Cian Healy cited over incident in Leinster-Exeter Chiefs clash

Meanwhile, Manu Tuilagi could be in trouble too over a tackle in the Leicester-Munster game.

# punishment - Friday 8 December, 2017

Peru captain to miss their first World Cup in 36 years due to ban for failed drug test

Former Bayern Munich striker Paolo Guerrero won’t be leading his country to Russia next summer.

# punishment - Saturday 2 December, 2017

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Chinese kindergarten teacher used needles to 'discipline' children for not sleeping

The case prompted Chinese authorities to call for an “immediate” investigation into all kindergartens across the country.

# punishment - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Scotland's John Hardie handed three-month suspension for 'gross misconduct'

The flanker has apologised for his actions.

# punishment - Friday 24 November, 2017

UFC lightweight receives 10-month jail sentence over fight-fixing incident

Bang Tae-Hyun was found guilty of taking a bribe of 100 million won (€77,000).

# punishment - Friday 20 October, 2017

Everton bans supporter who appeared to strike a Lyon player while holding a child

Ugly scenes erupted on Thursday after Ashley Williams sparked a brawl with a challenge on the Lyon goalkeeper during their Europa League fixture.

# punishment - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Sinckler apologises for 'act of recklessness' as he faces seven-week ban for eye-gouging

The Lions prop is effectively ruled out of England’s autumn series.

# punishment - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

British tennis player Dan Evans banned for one year following positive cocaine test

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) have handed him a one-year suspension.

# punishment - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Andre Villas-Boas fined for suggesting opposition orchestrated minor car accidents

The former Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur manager made a series of stinging criticisms about the AFC.

# punishment - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Two Athlone Town players handed 12-month bans for 'manipulating matches'

Igors Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan both face a year out of the game.

# punishment - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Goalkeeper caught eating a pie on camera handed two-month ban and £375 fine

Wayne Shaw was at the centre of a controversy earlier this year that later became known as ‘pie-gate.’

# punishment - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Celtic striker Griffiths slapped with one-match ban for 'provoking' Linfield fans

The Scottish international has been punished for tying a Celtic scarf around the goalposts.

# punishment - Friday 9 June, 2017

Moyes fined for telling reporter she 'might get a slap, even though you're a woman'

The ex-Sunderland boss made the remark to the BBC’s Vicki Sparks.

# punishment - Friday 2 June, 2017

Aston Villa chief suspended for asking if bad referees were 'disabled'

Keith Wyness made the remark on Twitter.