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# silver - Friday 28 June, 2019

Masterclass from Ireland's Walsh sets up gold medal fight at European Games

The 26-year-old has now assured herself of a silver medal in Minsk.

# silver - Monday 20 May, 2019

Ireland's Rhys McClenaghan secures World Cup silver medal 6 months on from shoulder surgery

It was the 19-year-old European Pommel Horse Champion’s first competitive outing since the injury.

# silver - Thursday 25 May, 2017

From Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals Rusting

Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals

Some of the Olympic medals are rusting, flaking and turning black.

# silver - Monday 23 February, 2015

Ireland take silver at modern pentathlon World Cup in Florida

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe and Natalya Coyle made a late charge on Sunday.

# silver - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From "Buried treasure" from Ancient Roman times found under department store Jewellery Hoard

"Buried treasure" from Ancient Roman times found under department store

A woman buried a pile of precious jewellery under her house – because the city was under attack.

# silver - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Ireland's David Joyce wins third successive European gold

The St Michael’s Athy lightweight defeated Georgia’s Otar Eranosyan in a unanimous decision.

# silver - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From Putin's face appears on coin marking Crimea's annexation Face Off

Putin's face appears on coin marking Crimea's annexation

The price for a palm-sized silver coin is yet to be set.

# silver - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Jason Quigley wins silver at World Boxing Championships

The Donegal middleweight lost to local favourite Zhanibek Alimkhanuly.

# silver - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Double joy: Martyn Irvine secures gold and silver at Track World Championships

He had previously set a new Irish record by qualifying for the final in 4:20.246.

# silver - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

The Christmas gift idea No 4: The Louis Smith calendar

Your pommel horse, X Factor, and Strictly-loving chum will thank you for this.

# silver - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Martyn Irvine wins silver medal at Track World Cup in Glasgow

The Irish cyclist was pipped to gold by Switzerland’s Tristan Marguet after a sprint finish.

# silver - Friday 14 September, 2012

From Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh Heroes

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be hosting a reception later today for the Irish team to celebrate their haul of sixteen medals at London 2012.

# silver - Saturday 18 August, 2012

From Ireland's ancient relics - what are they and how have they survived? Relics

Ireland's ancient relics - what are they and how have they survived?

From their religious classification to the clues they provide archaeologists about Ireland’s chieftains and kings, here’s your guide to Irish relics.

# silver - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap

We wave goodbye to London 2012 before making plans to head out to Dublin Airport early for Team Ireland’s return.

'Game seven': USA ready to take home basketball gold

Spain stand in the way as the ‘dream team’ seek a fifth gold in six Olympiads.

# silver - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Silver lining: Nevin loses out in Olympic final

The Mullingar boxer was beaten 14-11 by Britain’s Luke Campbell tonight.

# silver - Friday 10 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 14, wrap

Hope you have some fingernails left – another gold medal bout awaits.

Michael Conlan handsomely defeated by Cuban as he settles for Bronze Medal

The Belfast boxer was given a rough ride by Robeisy Ramirez Carrazana of Cuba.

As it happened: London 2012, Day 14

Stretch out those weary muscles, we’re about to do it all over again.

# silver - Monday 6 August, 2012

Annalise Murphy finishes fourth after medal race to miss out on Olympic glory

The Rathfarnham woman finish fifth in her final outing of the Laser Radial sailing class at Weymouth.

# silver - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Sailing wrap: Top ten finish for Star duo as Ireland prepares for Murphy race

Peter O’Leary and David Burrows bowed out of the games with the country’s best ever ‘Star’ class finish.

# silver - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Olympic Breakfast: Team Ireland dream of a medal by midday

Aileen Morrison is the first Irish hopeful up before track and field action at Olympic Park takes centre stage.

Interview: Morrison promising to give her all, nothing more

Aileen Morrison does not like setting targets for this morning’s Olympic triathlon, but that hasn’t prevented others doing it for her.

# silver - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Olympic Village: Day One, wrap

A round-up of the weird, wonderful and woeful of the first day of medal-winning action at London 2012.

# silver - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Doubts raised over Derval O'Rourke's Olympic participation after finals withdrawal

The Irish champion missed out on the 100m hurdles at Santry on Sunday sparking worries over her fitness.

# silver - Monday 28 May, 2012

Sycerika McMahon on the Olympic radar as she wins European silver

The 17-year-old swimmer was very impressive in securing second place in the 50m Breaststroke final at the Euro Championships.

# silver - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Joe Duffy backs 'great little runners' Jedward for Olympic torchbearer mission

Disgruntled callers to Liveline want Bernard Dunne to carry the flame in June rather than the marathon-running pop twins.

# silver - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Second place for Aileen Morrison at Triathlon World Cup event

The Derry athlete’s recent improvements in the swimming discipline saw her finish within 20 seconds of a win in Japan.

# silver - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

From Take 5: Wednesday Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# silver - Monday 25 April, 2011

From Gold and silver touch all-time highs as currencies slip Commodities

Gold and silver touch all-time highs as currencies slip

The old reliable precious metals reach record high values, driven by concerns that the US debt could reach its legal limit.

# silver - Friday 24 September, 2010

From Commodity markets enjoy golden moment at $1300/oz Commodities

Commodity markets enjoy golden moment at $1300/oz

The price of gold hits another record high as investors get itchy about stocks and stick for old reliables.