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Work can wait. Although if your name’s Herve Renard, you probably haven’t got too much work done this week anyway.

10. Whose job is it to lock the door of the MMA cage? As my granny often asks, “Were ye born in a barn?”

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9. If you’re planning on winning a boxing match against one of Argentina’s hometown heroes, make sure you bring back up. The Filipino government filed a diplomatic protest over these incredible scenes, FYI.

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8. We’re fully aboard the Jeremy Lin bandwagon at this stage. For anyone who managed to ignore the early yelps of excitement last week, Tuesday night’s buzzer-beating three-pointer brought global recognition for American sport’s newest icon.

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[h/t BusinessInsider]

7. If you enjoyed Zambia’s AFCON win as much as we did, you’ll enjoy this. Herve Renard is “The Bodyguard”

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6. Shane Long, Kevin Doyle and Soccer AM legend Tubes singing the Bob Marley classic “No Woman, No Cry”. Just don’t tell Trap…

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5. For some reason, Foster Horan’s parents decided to give him two surnames instead of the traditional forename/surname combo. Just as well he’s a very good rugby player then. Check out this try for the Ireland U20s against France last weekend.

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4. This one’s an oldie but a goody. Philadelphia Phantoms goaltender Neal Little gets involved in a fight in style. Wait for it…

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3. This man might just be the luckiest human being alive… he’s still alive, right?

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[h/t Guardian]

2. Kevin Prince Boateng reminded us last night that he doesn’t do average goals. Here’s one he made earlier. Yowza!

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1. If this is just a friendly sparring session against Paddy Barnes, I shudder to think of what Katie Taylor’s got in store for the Olympic qualifiers.

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