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We'll Leave It There So: First XI tips for the Euros, the unreal relay and all today's sport

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Burton Albion v Wigan Athletic - Sky Bet League One - Pirelli Stadium The Pirelli Stadium is ready for a League One fixture tonight, one of a host of midweek matches across England this week. Green thumb for whoever guesses which team calls the Pierelli home. Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images


The Best Thing We Shared

No question. This unbelievable comeback ‘from the depths of hell’ by UCC’s Phil Healy in a weekend 4 x 400 metre relay in Santry is worth watching – with sound – from start to finish.

Source: Ntrai/YouTube

On The Record

When it’s active and bad I’m just not able to play. It’s frustrating because you don’t know long you’ll be out for. But then when it’s under control most of the time it’s like I don’t have it, I know my limits”

Monaghan’s Ciara McDermott spoke about how she balances top class football with arthritis.

Where We Were Today

Our boys were out meeting horse of a man Richie McCaw and actual horses when Ireland’s Olympic equestrian team invited us in for a gander today.

The Fixture List

There’s no shortage of midweek football this week. Tomorrow, West Ham face Watford, Crystal Palace travel to take on Manchester United and Liverpool host Everton in the Merseyside derby.

Showbiz, Baby!

This guy was certain he was reaching for a foul ball. CERTAIN! But next thing he knows he’s getting asked to leave and his girlfriend doesn’t want to show her face.

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