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Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 21 February, 2019

Michael Conlan takes on the keyboard warriors and the whole of Armenia in our tweets of the week

Plus, Pádraig Harrington continues to make the most of his Olympic adventure.

1. Belfast boxer Michael Conlan was coming out fighting in defence of Paddy Barnes who suffered a shock early exit

Tweet by @Michael Conlan Source: Michael Conlan/Twitter

 2. We reckon the 24-year-old would give 3 million people a run for their money

Tweet by @Coach Kavanagh Source: Coach Kavanagh/Twitter

3. Pádraig Harrington has certainly made the most of his Olympic experience

Tweet by @Alistair Tait Source: Alistair Tait/Twitter

4. We will be cheering him on later this afternoon as he goes for a historic Olympic medal

Tweet by @Padraig Harrington Source: Padraig Harrington/Twitter

5. Maybe we could all be a little more like Michael Phelps…

Tweet by @Simone Eli Source: Simone Eli/Twitter

6. The legendary swimmer has certainly inspired a generation….

Tweet by @Eurosport UK Source: Eurosport UK/Twitter

7. And a certain Katie Ledecky

Tweet by @Darren Rovell Source: Darren Rovell/Twitter

8. The Scottish Premiership must have introduced some bizarre new rules ahead of the new season


 9. We felt the same Conor

Tweet by @Conor McHugh Source: Conor McHugh/Twitter

 10. The opening to Monday Night Football should be good


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