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Dublin: 7 °C Saturday 19 October, 2019

We'll Leave It There So: Stunning win for Ireland's cricketers, ROG's Late Late faux pas and all today’s sport

In addition, Ireland international Andy Keogh has been arrested while DJ Carey’s IT Carlow have been thrown out of the Fitzgibbon Cup.

William Porterfield tries to run out Darren Sammy Source: PHOTOSPORT/Chris Symes/INPHO

(Ireland’s William Porterfield tries to run out Darren Sammy of West Indies)



Lance Armstrong Interviewed by Oprah Winfrey Source: AP/Press Association Images

(Lance Armstrong is set to lose $10million)

The best thing we shared today

Source: Tralee Today/YouTube

Check out the Austin Stacks fans’ colourful invasion for the All-Ireland club semi-final in Portlaoise at the weekend.

On the record

“I was addicted to it, I tried to stop it and I cut it out completely. I went from such a high on sugar and stuff like that to a dramatic low.”

Irish golfer Peter Lawrie partially blames a fizzy drink addiction for his sudden dip in form.

Where we were today

Conor McHugh, Enda Flanagan, Brian O'Driscoll and Diarmuid O'Connor Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

GAA Editor Fintan O’Toole was in Croke Park for the Under 21 All-Ireland Championship launch.

The fixture list

  • In the GAA Fresher Football Division 1 Championship final, UCD face UCC, while in the Connacht GAA PPS Senior A football championship quarter-final, St Jarlath’s, Tuam take on St Colmans.
  • The Champions League returns tomorrow night, with Chelsea facing PSG and Bayern Munich up against Shakhtar Donetsk.

Showbiz, baby!

Former England international David Bentley is set to train with one of Ireland’s most famous Gaelic football teams.

Soccer - FA Cup - Fifth Round - Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers - Emirates Stadium Source: EMPICS Sport

He’ll slip going up the steps and there’ll be lots of ironic laughter.


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