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We'll Leave it There So: Redemption for Annalise, Conlan outrage and all today's sport

Plus, Ireland’s Oliver Dingley makes history as he qualifies for the final of the men’s springboard.

Michael Conlan with boxing journalist Steve Bunce Ireland's Michael Conlan with boxing journalist Steve Bunce following his defeat to Vladimir Nikitin of Russia.




The Best Thing We Shared

This Olympian became a meme when she loafed herself across the finish line to win gold.

On The Record

I could sue you for that, do you know that?”

Mark Cavendish’s response after a journalist asked whether he should have been disqualified in the Olympics cycling event.

Where we were today

Sinead O’Carroll and Niall Kelly were in Rio covering Annalise Murphy’s sailing triumph.

Hero. 🇮🇪💚🙌🏼🏅

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The Fixture List

  • The Olympics continues tomorrow, with Stephanie Meadow and Leona Maguire among the Irish in action in the women’s golf.
  • It’s a big night for Dundalk, as they host Legia Warsaw, among other Champions League qualifiers taking place.

Showbiz, Baby!

A Swedish First Division football match was abandoned after a masked pitch invader assaulted the goalkeeper for the visiting team.

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