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# take-a-bow - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Brilliant Ciara Mageean sets new Irish Indoor Mile record
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Brilliant Ciara Mageean sets new Irish Indoor Mile record

Jan 27th 2019, 3:07 PM 4,859 Views 0 Comments

Earlier on Saturday, Phil Healy had prevailed in the 400m event at the Vienna International Indoor Meet.

# take-a-bow - Friday 25 January, 2019

Djokovic loses just four games en route to setting up mouth-watering Nadal final
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Djokovic loses just four games en route to setting up mouth-watering Nadal final

Jan 25th 2019, 11:11 AM 3,278 Views 5 Comments

The world number one continued his quest for a record seventh title as he overcame Lucas Pouille.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Casemiro wonder goal helps Madrid defeat Sevilla
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Casemiro wonder goal helps Madrid defeat Sevilla

Jan 19th 2019, 5:59 PM 4,743 Views 0 Comments

Los Blancos began the day 10 points adrift of leaders Barcelona.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Carolina Panthers star breaks single-season record for most receptions by running back
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Carolina Panthers star breaks single-season record for most receptions by running back

Dec 23rd 2018, 11:56 PM 4,452 Views 1 Comment

Christian McCaffrey rushed for 101 yards and caught 12 passes for 77 yards in his side’s 24-10 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Watch: Kevin De Bruyne marks comeback with stunning strike
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Watch: Kevin De Bruyne marks comeback with stunning strike

Dec 18th 2018, 8:37 PM 7,091 Views 7 Comments

The Belgian international, making his first start for six weeks, opened the scoring in Man City’s EFL Cup tie with Leicester.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Cora Staunton autobiography named Irish Sports Book of the Year
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Cora Staunton autobiography named Irish Sports Book of the Year

Nov 27th 2018, 10:42 PM 8,303 Views 18 Comments

It overcame stiff competition from Andy Lee’s ‘Fighter’ and Davy Fitzgerald’s ‘At All Costs’ among others.

# take-a-bow - Monday 19 November, 2018

Ireland's youngsters earn impressive win over Netherlands
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Ireland's youngsters earn impressive win over Netherlands

Nov 19th 2018, 3:27 PM 11,204 Views 3 Comments

Norwich youngster Adam Idah scored the only goal for the Boys in Green.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 20 September, 2018

One of the most highly-rated youngsters in Europe scores a glorious volley
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One of the most highly-rated youngsters in Europe scores a glorious volley

Sep 20th 2018, 9:41 PM 9,312 Views 0 Comments

Rennes winger Ismaïla Sarr has a bright future ahead of him on tonight’s evidence.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Ireland's Conor Hourihane scores a brilliant last-gasp free kick to get Aston Villa out of jail
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Ireland's Conor Hourihane scores a brilliant last-gasp free kick to get Aston Villa out of jail

Sep 15th 2018, 8:34 PM 10,381 Views 8 Comments

Aston Villa narrowly avoided defeat at Blackburn Rovers as an unconvincing performance kept Steve Bruce’s position under the microscope.

Ireland's Nhat Nguyen earns bronze medal at European Junior Championships
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Ireland's Nhat Nguyen earns bronze medal at European Junior Championships

Sep 15th 2018, 8:15 PM 3,299 Views 1 Comment

The 18-year-old Vietnam-born badminton starlet has enjoyed an encouraging few days at the event.

# take-a-bow - Monday 10 September, 2018

Djokovic wins third US Open to equal Sampras on 14 Grand Slams
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Djokovic wins third US Open to equal Sampras on 14 Grand Slams

Sep 10th 2018, 8:33 AM 3,913 Views 4 Comments

The 31-year-old missed last year’s tournament with an elbow injury which sent his career into a mini-crisis.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Federer on fire in US Open third-round win over Kyrgios
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Federer on fire in US Open third-round win over Kyrgios

Sep 1st 2018, 9:44 PM 3,865 Views 2 Comments

The second set was a master class from 20-time Grand Slam winner.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Ireland's Lenihan breaks world record twice on the way to winning gold
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Ireland's Lenihan breaks world record twice on the way to winning gold

Aug 22nd 2018, 12:07 PM 6,010 Views 0 Comments

The North Cork AC athlete produced scores of 32.28 metres and 32.95 metres in Berlin.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Class is permanent! Andres Iniesta's first goal in Japan is a beauty
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Class is permanent! Andres Iniesta's first goal in Japan is a beauty

Aug 11th 2018, 2:57 PM 7,297 Views 2 Comments

The J-League side went in front against Jubilo Iwata when Lukas Podolski and the former Barcelona midfielder combined for a fine effort.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick
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Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick

Jul 18th 2018, 2:00 PM 8,448 Views 6 Comments

Glenn Whelan was also on target for Aston Villa against Walsall.

# take-a-bow - Monday 25 June, 2018

Portugal took the lead tonight with one of the goals of the tournament so far
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Portugal took the lead tonight with one of the goals of the tournament so far

Jun 25th 2018, 8:02 PM 8,724 Views 8 Comments

Ricardo Quaresma scored a stunning strike that Cristiano Ronaldo would be proud of against Iran.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Here are all 7 goals from England-Panama
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Here are all 7 goals from England-Panama

Jun 24th 2018, 2:00 PM 6,824 Views 0 Comments

Gareth Southgate’s side have too much class for Panama.

# take-a-bow - Monday 18 June, 2018

Belgium lead Panama thanks to one of the goals of the tournament so far
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Belgium lead Panama thanks to one of the goals of the tournament so far

Jun 18th 2018, 5:20 PM 6,981 Views 5 Comments

Dries Mertens’ volley put Roberto Martinez’s side into the lead.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Ireland striker's journey back to international football after three ACL injuries by the age of 21
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Ireland striker's journey back to international football after three ACL injuries by the age of 21

Jun 3rd 2018, 8:00 AM 14,119 Views 3 Comments

Rianna Jarrett has defied repeated setbacks to represent her country.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Sensational Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe earns gold for Ireland at World Cup
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Sensational Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe earns gold for Ireland at World Cup

May 26th 2018, 4:44 PM 7,083 Views 4 Comments

It’s been a brilliant few days for Irish modern pentathletes in Sofia.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

'I can't believe we survived' - Wagner shocked by Huddersfield feat
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'I can't believe we survived' - Wagner shocked by Huddersfield feat

May 9th 2018, 11:43 PM 5,632 Views 5 Comments

All three of the Premier League’s promoted sides have survived, much to the shock of the Huddersfield Town head coach David Wagner.

# take-a-bow - Friday 23 March, 2018

Irish gymnast secures fourth-place finish at World Cup in Qatar
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Irish gymnast secures fourth-place finish at World Cup in Qatar

Mar 23rd 2018, 5:00 PM 3,092 Views 1 Comment

It was a day to remember for Rhys McClenaghan in Doha.

# take-a-bow - Monday 5 March, 2018

This length-of-the-pitch try by a USA Sevens player needs to be watched again and again
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This length-of-the-pitch try by a USA Sevens player needs to be watched again and again

Mar 5th 2018, 4:15 PM 15,040 Views 23 Comments

Perry Baker of the USA Eagles ran the length of the pitch to score a try against Fiji.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

De Gea brilliance helps Man United escape Sevilla with a draw
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De Gea brilliance helps Man United escape Sevilla with a draw

Feb 21st 2018, 9:35 PM 20,899 Views 91 Comments

The goalkeeper had to be at his best to keep out the La Liga side tonight.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

American prodigy melts hearts with tearful snowboarding gold
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American prodigy melts hearts with tearful snowboarding gold

Feb 13th 2018, 9:34 AM 8,998 Views 4 Comments

Chloe Kim had been assured of victory before her pulsating final run.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 8 February, 2018

7 moments that sum up Wes Hoolahan's class in an Ireland shirt
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7 moments that sum up Wes Hoolahan's class in an Ireland shirt

Feb 8th 2018, 12:23 PM 6,164 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner announced his retirement from international football today.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Watch: This stunning Lorenzo Insigne goal lit up Napoli-Shakhtar
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Watch: This stunning Lorenzo Insigne goal lit up Napoli-Shakhtar

Nov 21st 2017, 10:20 PM 6,718 Views 4 Comments

Further late goals from Piotr Zielinski and Dries Mertens gave the Italians’ goal difference a boost.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Watch: Stunning Leigh Griffiths free kick maintains Celtic's perfect record
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Watch: Stunning Leigh Griffiths free kick maintains Celtic's perfect record

Nov 18th 2017, 3:15 PM 5,383 Views 10 Comments

The reigning Scottish champions struggled to overcome a stubborn County defence and failed to register a shot in the first half.

# take-a-bow - Friday 27 October, 2017

One of the most underrated Irish players in the Championship is helping Sheffield United to thrive
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One of the most underrated Irish players in the Championship is helping Sheffield United to thrive

Oct 27th 2017, 11:00 PM 12,298 Views 6 Comments

Former Shamrock Rovers left-back Enda Stevens has started 13 games for the Blades this season.

# take-a-bow - Monday 23 October, 2017

Watch: This spectacular Olivier Giroud scorpion kick has just been voted the best goal of 2016-17
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Watch: This spectacular Olivier Giroud scorpion kick has just been voted the best goal of 2016-17

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:34 PM 7,482 Views 5 Comments

The Gunners forward has taken home the prize for his spectacular effort against Crystal Palace last season.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien makes history at Ascot
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Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien makes history at Ascot

Oct 21st 2017, 3:31 PM 7,038 Views 7 Comments

He drew level with Bobby Frankel’s record of 25 Group One winners in a year.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

This brilliant 96th-minute Robbie Brady free kick lit up tonight's Burnley-Leeds tie
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This brilliant 96th-minute Robbie Brady free kick lit up tonight's Burnley-Leeds tie

Sep 19th 2017, 10:09 PM 13,074 Views 10 Comments

The Irish international produced a typically classy set piece at Turf Moor this evening.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 14 September, 2017

After a 9.05pm kick-off, some stunning strikes have lit up Arsenal-Koln
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After a 9.05pm kick-off, some stunning strikes have lit up Arsenal-Koln

Sep 14th 2017, 9:28 PM 10,591 Views 3 Comments

Jhon Córdoba put the visitors ahead with a brilliant effort, before the Gunners fought back.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 1 July, 2017

More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships
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More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships

Jul 1st 2017, 10:17 PM 2,231 Views 0 Comments

Conor Ferguson’s silver medal continues a fantastic few days after Mona McSharry’s recent triumphs.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season
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Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season

Jun 20th 2017, 10:19 AM 2,815 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old former Ireland underage international has been in fine form of late.

# take-a-bow - Friday 9 June, 2017

Watch: Dramatic late goal from the half-way line sees Sweden upset France
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Watch: Dramatic late goal from the half-way line sees Sweden upset France

Jun 9th 2017, 9:54 PM 14,364 Views 10 Comments

Ola Toivonen capitalised on poor play from Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Here are all the goals from tonight's Champions League semi-final
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Here are all the goals from tonight's Champions League semi-final

May 9th 2017, 9:53 PM 9,666 Views 7 Comments

The full-back registered three assists and a goal over two legs.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Eriksen thunderbolt keeps Tottenham's Premier League title hopes alive
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Eriksen thunderbolt keeps Tottenham's Premier League title hopes alive

Apr 26th 2017, 9:57 PM 19,140 Views 26 Comments

The Danish international fired home a spectacular effort from distance on 78 minutes.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Watch: Aiden McGeady goal earns Preston a late point
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Watch: Aiden McGeady goal earns Preston a late point

Mar 18th 2017, 6:16 PM 6,054 Views 5 Comments

The winger continued his fine run of form in the Championship this afternoon.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Southampton's incredible success in developing talent lost in haze of minor setbacks
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Southampton's incredible success in developing talent lost in haze of minor setbacks

Jan 28th 2017, 9:00 PM 8,901 Views 11 Comments

Today’s FA Cup defeat should be overlooked because the Saints’ approach is refreshing, unique and deserving of fulsome praise.