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Dublin: 10 °C Tuesday 22 October, 2019

We'll Leave It There So: Farewell to a sporting icon, Farrell joins Ireland and today's sport

Here’s what Wednesday had to offer, sports fans.

Golf - The Open - Royal Birkdale The great Christy O'Connor Jnr who sadly passed away this morning. Source: EMPICS Sport


Conor Murray Conor Murray during Munster training in Limerick. Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Italy Soccer Serie A Inter's Gary Medel reacts during a Serie A soccer game this evening. Source: AP/Press Association Images


The Best Thing We Shared

Such is the cut-throat nature of professional sport, you don’t see acts of sportsmanship like this too often. We applaud you Jack Sock.

Source: Dave Ward/YouTube

On The Record

“I’ve never heard anything so ludicrous in my life. It’s a fantasy story with absolutely no truth whatsoever.”

Gary Neville laughed off reports suggesting his appointment as Valencia manager was all a PR stunt.

Where We Were Today

Murray Kinsella was down in Limerick was Munster continued their preparations ahead of the weekend’s trip to Paris.

Keith Earls Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

The Fixture List

  • In the Walsh Cup, Dublin face UCD at Belfield (7.30pm).
  • Your Thursday football fix comes in the form of the League One clash between Wigan Athletic and Gillingham (7.45pm). 

Showbiz, Baby!

Conor McGregor‘s tattoos are on point in the UFC’s new video game but we’re not sure about the face.

Source: EA SPORTS/YouTube


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