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Diarmuid Connolly Set For Temporary Spell Away From Dublin Footballers [Report]

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 28/8/2016 Dublin vs Kerry Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly celebrates after the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Diarmuid Connolly’s ongoing absence from the Dublin matchday team has left fans scratching their heads. Barring a 26-minute appearance against Mayo in Castlebar, the St Vincent’s clubman has been limited to brief cameos in blue since that game against Carlow last year. He returned from suspension in time for the Tyrone showdown in the All-Ireland semi-final last August, but was only …

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The Details For The All-Ireland Club Final Replay Have Been Announced

replay Cuala Na Piarsaigh Club Final

The replay between Cuala and Na Piarsaigh in the AIB All-Ireland Club Hurling Championship final will take place in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise this Saturday at 5:30PM. The CCCC have come to a decision on the issue today. The previous two champions couldn’t be separated after extra-time in Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day, as it finished 1-22 to 2-19. The match will be part …

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Rory Best Signs A New Contract With The IRFU

NatWest 6 Nations Championship Round 5, Twickenham, London, England 17/3/2018 England vs Ireland Ireland's Rory Best celebrates winning Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Fresh from captaining Ireland to a Grand Slam title, finishing off with a win over England in Twickenham, captain Rory Best has prolonged his time in the green jersey by signing a new contract today. The Ulster hooker has been instrumental in Ireland’s success under Joe Schmidt, and has led the team to some famous victories in recent years. Today Irish …

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Limerick Progress As They Beat Clare In Enthralling Free-Taking Contest

Limerick Clare

Peter Duggan scored 0-19 but finished on the losing side, as Limerick beat Clare after a free-taking competition. Limerick and Clare played out an enthralling Allianz National Hurling League quarter-final today in the Gaelic Grounds, as it went right down to the wire between the Munster neighbours. Limerick mounted a second-half comeback in normal time to force it to extra-time. With 20 …

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Tiger Comes Close But Rory McIlroy Wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 18: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland reacts to his biride putt on the 15th green during the final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented By MasterCard at Bay Hill Club and Lodge on March 18, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy has hit form just at the right time with the Masters two weeks away. The 28-year-old embarked on a stunning back nine to see off a star-studded chasing pack, including a certain Tiger Woods. Woods continued his form after a second-place finish last week, and was right in contention heading down the back straight. However, some costly errors, paired …

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Report: Canelo Alvarez Will Fight Cork Boxer Spike O’Sullivan In 2018


Cork’s Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan could be set for the biggest fight of his career, according to reports this evening. The middleweight has only lost two bouts in his professional career to date, against Chris Eubank Jr and Billy Joe Saunders. Since that loss to Eubank in 2015, he has embarked on a five-fight win streak, scoring an upset win over Antoine …

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