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Brian Cody Rubbishes Doubts Which Surrounded Kilkenny In Late January

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 8/4/2018 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Kilkenny's manager Brian Cody during the second half Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Kilkenny are back. There’s no need to whisper. They bellowed it yesterday afternoon themselves with a dominant second-half display. TJ Reid, Walter Walsh and Paddy Deegan led the line as the Cats were crowned Allianz Hurling League champions. After two games, there were suggestions that change was needed at the helm of Kilkenny. Fast-forward two months and Brian Cody is …

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Conor McGregor’s Manager Releases Official Statement

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 06: Ultimate fighting star Conor McGregor stands with his lawyer Jim Walden during an arraignment in Brooklyn Criminal court on April 6, 2018 in New York City. McGregor is facing criminal charges in the wake of a backstage melee he allegedly instigated that has forced the removal of three fighters from UFC's biggest card of the year. Video footage appears to show the promotion's most bankable star throwing a hand truck at a bus full of fighters after a Thursday news conference for UFC 223 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. (Photo by Mary Altaffer-Pool/Getty Images)

The aftermath of Conor McGregor’s antics on Thursday night have shaken MMA to the core. The UFC superstar’s behaviour was widely condemned, with Dana White going in particularly hard on the issue. “I don’t know if he’s on drugs or what his deal is. But to come and do this and act like this? And you’re talking about a guy …

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Watch: Manchester City Fans Incensed After Penalty For Hand Ball Denied

Manchester City

Manchester City host their greatest rivals today in the Etihad Stadium, as they are gunning to be crowned Premier League champions ahead of the Champions League quarter-final second leg on Tuesday. A win would see Pep Guardiola’s outfit capture the title, and they were well and truly in the driving seat as they head to half-time with a 2-0 lead. However, …

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Headliner Max Holloway Ruled Out Of UFC 223

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 2: Max Holloway stands in the Octagon prior to his bout against Jose Aldo during the UFC 218 event at Little Caesars Arena on December 2, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Reports are emerging that Max Holloway has been declared medically unfit for a lightweight title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov. The Brooklyn card has endured an unprecedentedly bumpy build-up, losing Tony Ferguson last week, and last night’s debacle involving Conor McGregor has sent shockwaves through the entire sport of MMA. According to reports, Max Holloway has now been ruled out of …

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Watch: The Scary Scenes Looking Out From The Manchester City Team Bus

Liverpool took control of their Champions League quarter-final tie with Manchester City last night, with an emphatic 3-0 victory that only the most optimistic Reds supporters could have dreamed of. It was a tie which captured the imagination of even the most casual fan. Could the seemingly unstoppable juggernaut that is Man City be bested by Liverpool, a team which has mixed the brilliant …

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Reported Ticket Interest In Mayo Vs Galway Is Already Through The Roof

Galway Mayo

With the 2018 Allianz Football League consigned to history, counties’ preparations are gathering pace in the run-up to the summer. Undoubtedly the standout football tie for the month of April is in Connacht. Last year’s All-Ireland finalists Mayo face off against the beaten League finalists Galway in a mouthwatering clash in Castlebar. Galway have beaten their neighbours the last two summers, …

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Is Tiger Woods Primed To Prowl At Augusta?

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 04: Tiger Woods of the United States walks on the fourth hole during a practice round prior to the start of the 2018 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 4, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Elder statesman status is all very well, but 14-time major champion Tiger Woods hasn’t battled back from four back surgeries just to make up the numbers at the Masters. “I still want to compete, and I want to beat these guys,” the 42-year-old superstar said as he looked forward to his first Masters in three years, and his first major …

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