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 Leinster, Munster to vie for Magners final berth
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Leinster, Munster to vie for Magners final berth
By Kieran Rooney LEINSTER and Munster will meet for a third time this season following a dramatic weekend in the Magners League. Although the compe...
NY give Galway and critics run for their money
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NY give Galway and critics run for their money
By Frank Brady GALWAY 2-13 NEW YORK 0-12 In the previews and run up to this game, few with this writer included gave New York much chance of being ...
Old firm clash in Boston carries too many risks
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Old firm clash in Boston carries too many risks
By Dave Hannigan The scene was the Midwestern city of Cleveland, Ohio one Friday afternoon in July, 2003. On every street corner, there were men an...
June 26 fight is now world title eliminator
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June 26 fight is now world title eliminator
By Jay Mwamba The ante’s been raised for John Duddy’s big fight with Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr., June 26 in San Antonio, Texas. The pay per view bout ...
Galway are hot favorites to win vs. Apple
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Galway are hot favorites to win vs. Apple
By Frank Brady On Sunday at 4:00 p.m., the New York footballers take on Galway in the first round of the Connacht championship. By any type of anal...
City must continue fight for 4th without Given
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City must continue fight for 4th without Given
By Joe Behan It has to be a joke that Manchester City have petitioned for an emergency loan deal to get a keeper after Shay Given wrecked his shoul...
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...