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Limerick crash out of Div. 1 after 31-pt margin of defeat
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Limerick crash out of Div. 1 after 31-pt margin of defeat
By Kieran Rooney Player power was at the heart of matters over the weekend. At Congress level, the seemingly inevitable decision was made to offici...
McDowell runs close in China
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McDowell runs close in China
By John Manley After failing to make the cut at the Masters, Graeme McDowell literally went to the other side of the world, as in China. One kink i...
Duddy signs contract for June 26 fight in Texas
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Duddy signs contract for June 26 fight in Texas
By Jay Mwamba John Duddy's June 26 "Latin Fury" headliner with undefeated Mexican starlet Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. was finalized last week after the...
Dubs denied, but will look to Sam campaign with confidence
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Dubs denied, but will look to Sam campaign with confidence
By Keiran Rooney Dublin supporters have been given some genuine reasons to look forward to their All-Ireland campaign following Sunday's impressive...
Jim Moore to join Jr.'s training camp
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Jim Moore to join Jr.'s training camp
By Jay Mwamba Jim Moore, Ireland's top youth trainer who once led James Moore to a world bronze medal in the amateurs, will join his son's team whe...
Irish performances are far from masterly in Ga., trio fail to make cut
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Irish performances are far from masterly in Ga., trio fail to make cut
By John Manley The Irish trio of Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy weren't to be found inside the ropes at Augusta National last...
Koeversmans is a good start but FAI should go completely Dutch
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Koeversmans is a good start but FAI should go completely Dutch
By Dave Hannigan You may have seen the name Wim Koevermans crop up in reports over the past few weeks. The Dutchman is in the news because, as the ...
Cork impress, will face Galway in May 2 decider
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Cork impress, will face Galway in May 2 decider
CORK hurlers have put last year’s controversial season firmly behind them by reaching the Allianz National Hurling League final. Sunday’s 1-16 to 1...
Harrington’s Masters prep is best forgotten
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Harrington’s Masters prep is best forgotten
Padraig Harrington enters this week’s Masters at Augusta National off one of his worst rounds as a professional golfer. Situated in eighth place en...
O’Neill has always had big fan base in press
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O’Neill has always had big fan base in press
It’s an old story but under the present circumstances bears retelling. Very early on in his career at Nottingham Forest, Martin O’Neill got into a ...