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When La Salle coach Aldin Ayo barged into the court to put a pair of assistant Siot Tanquingcen’s eyeglasses on referee Eric Viray for failing to call a foul
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Stoke City manager Mark Hughes is frustrated at the lack of progress in the club's pursuit of West Bromwich Albion forward Saido Berahino, saying negotiations had reached an impasse
Arsene Wenger has warned of the “danger” of astronomical wages being offered by Chinese Super League clubs becoming the benchmark for the Premier League’s top talent.
There are matches that can define an entire Fantasy Premier League season, and we certainly saw one last week.
Ireland’s women are on course to progress to the next phase of their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign as they make light work of their opponents at World League 2 in Malaysia.
Team Ambassador UCC Glanmire will be hoping to keep their unbeaten record in the Women’s Super League intact when they travel to Waterford tomorrow to play WIT Wildcats.
The World Rally Championship got underway in spectacular fashion last night as Hyundai driver Hayden Paddon flipped his car on the 21.25km opening stage of Rallye Monte Carlo, forcing its cancellation
UCC 3-15 Cork IT 0-12: Last year’s runners-up UCC secured their place in the Ashbourne Cup quarter-final following victory over Cork IT at the host’s grounds last evening. Two wi
Midleton CBS 2-11 Ardscoil Rís 0-15: Midleton CBS set up an all-Cork Harty Cup semi-final against St Colman’s, Fermoy on Saturday week following this thrilling replay victory ov
Matthew O’Hanlon believes Wexford’s opening Division 1B games against Limerick and Galway next month has brought an edge to their training.
Waterford manager Derek McGrath says the Allianz Hurling League format has to change to reduce the demands on young hurlers.
Galway talisman Joe Canning has admitted he sees no benefit from the county potentially entering the Munster hurling championship.
Pat Horgan has asked Cork hurling supporters to judge the team over a broader period of time than just last season, which he claims was a rare blip.
Wexford 1-17 Dublin 0-17: Three late unanswered points handed Wexford a deserved victory over Dublin in this Walsh Cup game played at Hollymount last night.
Ronald Koeman would be happy to let Gerard Deulofeu leave Everton — and captain Phil Jagielka could also be nearing the exit door.
Dundalk have announced that their much criticised ‘plastic pitch’ at Oriel Park will be replaced in time for the start of the new SSE Airtricity League season.
Bandon Grammar School 24 Castletroy College 17: Bandon Grammar School produced a sensational comeback to defeat Castletroy College in yesterday’s pulsating Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Se
Fiji coach John McKee has emerged as a contender to succeed Pat Lam as Connacht coach.
Regardless of events tonight, it has been a year of progress for Leinster.
Frank Murphy was a two-time Olympian and European Championship silver medalist.
Willie Mullins is leaning towards running Faugheen rather than Annie Power in the BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday week.
European No. 1 Henrik Stenson believes he can win more major titles after starting his 2017 campaign with a stunning opening round in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Rory Best insists Dylan Hartley still has plenty of time to state a compelling case for the British and Irish Lions’ captaincy.
Munster boss Rassie Erasmus says players’ Head Injury Assessments are best left in the hands of club doctors rather than independent medics.
Brendan O’Brien talks about the "challenges, strategies, and governance of sport in Ireland" and what the men in charge plan to do about them.
Tommy Lyons takes a look at the recent victory of Sizing John and the opportunities that lie ahead.
Simon Lewis takes a look at the impressive sporting performance of Jack O’Donoghue on the Munster Rugby team.
Paul Rouse takes a look at the evolution of Gaelic football.
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West Bromwich Albion have signed midfielder Jake Livermore on a four-and-a-half-year deal from relegation-threatened Hull City, the Premier League club said Friday
New signing Andreas Weimann wants to ‘prove people wrong’ and score goals galore for Wolves.
The Indian did not win a medal but still became an overnight star in her country, mainly due to her successful attempt at the "Produnova" vault.
A-G Rohatgi said that that questions can be raised on the SC's judgement of 2016 which directed the implementation of Lodha reforms.
Want-away West Ham star Dimitri Payet has reportedly been ostracised by his team mates and recently became the the victim of vandalism.

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