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Galway's experience gives them the edge: Cunningham

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 09:11:48 PM
Former Galway manager Anthony Cunningham admits that the momentum is with Wexford heading into the Leinster hurling final but he believes that Galway's experience will win the day.

New Zealand boss wary that Lions could bite back

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 07:04:00 PM
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has warned "the job is far from done" ahead of Saturday's second Test against the British and Irish Lions.

Late strike sees Linfield edge La Fiorita at Windsor

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 10:00:02 PM
Jordan Stewart struck in the 89th minute to hand Linfield a slender first leg Champions League qualifier lead over La Fiorita at Windsor Park.

Shootout hero Bravo sends Chile into final

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 09:21:31 PM
Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo saved three successive penalties to give them a 3-0 shootout win over Portugal after their Confederations Cup semi-final had ended goalless.

Rebels looking to shake unwanted Killarney record

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 06:58:59 PM
It's 22 years since Cork last left Fitzgerald Stadium after defeating neighbours Kerry in the Championship, but manager Peader Healy admits his underdogs "badly need" the win.

McSharry claims gold at European Junior Championships

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 10:05:07 PM
Ireland's Mona McSharry claimed gold in the 50m breaststroke event at the European Junior Championships in Israel with a 31.38 second swim.

Europa League team news: Caulfield expects tough test

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 04:15:26 PM
Cork City are absolutely flying domestically, but boss John Caulfield is taking nothing for granted as they enter the choppy waters of Europa League qualification.

Vettel risks further sanction after Baku clash

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 06:14:57 PM
Ferrari's Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel risks  further sanctions after the governing body re-examines his 'road rage' clash with Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

James McGee bows out of Wimbledon qualifiers

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 09:34:35 PM
James McGee has been eliminated from the Wimbledon qualifying tournament after losing in three sets to Russia's Andrey Rublev.

Naholo and Lienert-Brown named in All Blacks side

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 09:48:54 PM
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named Waisake Naholo on the right wing for the second test against the British and Irish Lions in Wellington on Saturday.

O'Brien to check weather before Irish Derby decision

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 04:15:58 PM
Aidan O'Brien will wait until just before final declaration time on Thursday morning before finalising his team for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday.

Miller 'got grounds mixed up', apologises to Linfield

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 02:17:07 PM
Former Celtic midfielder Joe Miller has apologised to Linfield over comments he made about the club, admitting he "got the grounds mixed up" when recounting a game he played for Aberdeen at Windsor Park in the mid-90s.

'We're a good fit' - Davy out to give Model some glory

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 04:17:12 PM
Davy Fitzgerald is desperate to reward the unshakeable support of the Wexford faithful with a Leinster title, but warned his team are coming up one of the best sides in the land.

Cork v Kerry - the Croke Park rivalry: 2006

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 04:16:40 PM
An All-Ireland intermediate hurling title in 2004 and retirement six months short of the footballers' 2010 Sam Maguire success bookended James Masters' six-year inter-county career, but the player himself has few regrets from his Cork playing days.

Southampton insists van Dijk is not for sale

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 01:53:31 PM
Southampton executive director Les Reed says the club have no intention of cashing in on Virgil van Dijk and Cedric Soares as they prepare for life under new manager Mauricio Pellegrino.

UK ex-police chiefs charged over Hillsborough disaster

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 07:42:48 PM
Four former senior British policemen were among six people charged over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster in England that killed 96 Liverpool football supporters.

McEnroe: Let's pit men against women to solve row

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 12:16:35 PM
An unapologetic John McEnroe has proposed competition between men and women players to prove his claim that 23-time grand slam singles winner Serena Williams would be ranked "like 700 in the world" if she competed on the men's circuit.

Transfer gossip: Fabinho to follow Matic to Man United

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 10:13:00 AM
Manchester United are eager to bring Monaco midfielder Fabinho to Old Trafford, while Real Madrid target Alvaro Morata is pulling out all the stops to join Jose Mourinho's side.

Quinlivan won't recover in time for Cavan clash

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 10:13:19 AM
Michael Quinlivan will not recover in time to make Tipperary's All-Ireland SFC round 2B qualifier against Cavan on Saturday week.

Michelle Payne tests positive for banned substance

Wednesday June 28th, 2017 08:10:00 AM
Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down from riding after she tested positive for a banned substance at a meeting at Swan Hill racecourse on 11 June.

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