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Tony Bennett supports Virginia basketball team’s protest photo

Head coach wasn’t aware his players planned to take the photo, but says it has led to a good dialogue about the issues that prompted them to pose for it.
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The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
Tipperary will be without Kieran Bergin for their Munster and All-Ireland SHC defence.
Crystal Palace 0 Spurs 1: The Premier League title race is still alive, as Christian Eriksen struck a spectacular late winner to extend Tottenham’s winning run to eight league games and closed t
A freak Robert Huth own goal kept Arsenal’s faint Champions League hopes alive as they scraped to victory against a dogged Leicester side.
Clare 0-10 Tipperary 0-5 Munster MFC: Clare won their Electric Ireland Munster MFC clash against Tipperary at Cusack Park, Ennis last evening to qualify for the semi-final after a poor enough enc
A Special Congress to alter the format of the All-Ireland senior hurling championship in time for next year is strongly mooted to take place this October.
The newest GAA club in London has sprung up at the ‘home away from home’ of Irish rugby, writes Michael Duggan.
Manchester City v Manchester United: With Paul Pogba added to Manchester United’s lengthening injury list for tonight’s derby at the Etihad Stadium, the continued unavailability of Chris S
The first World Cup event of the season looms large for Ireland’s senior rowers. World Cup One takes place in Belgrade, Serbia from May 5-7.
Ronnie O’Sullivan denied he snubbed the chance of a maximum break as he crashed out of the Betfred World Championship to Ding Junhui.
Maria Sharapova’s controversial return to competitive tennis was a winning one as she overcame Roberta Vinci 7-5 6-3 in the first round of the Stuttgart Open.
Chloe Magee insists she and brother Sam are not getting ahead of themselves after beating one of the favourites in the first round of the European Badminton Championships in Kolding, Denmark.
With age has come maturity and a better balance between life and Gaelic football though Paul Flynn still struggles to separate the two at times, writes Paul Keane.
Cork City v Bray Wanderers, SSE Airtricity Premier Division: The accent is decidedly Dublin but the words are unmistakably Cork, more Shandon than his hometown Skerries.
Joey Barton has called on football to reconsider its links with the gambling industry after the Football Association banned him for 18 months for breaking its betting rules.
Joe Schmidt has warned Donnacha Ryan that his move to France to join Racing 92 will make it “more difficult” for the second row to continue to be selected for Ireland.
Connacht v Scarlets, Guinness PRO12: Kieran Marmion admits complacency cost Connacht dearly as they failed to defend their Guinness PRO12 title this season.
Leinster v Glasgow Warriors, Guinness PR12: Leinster flanker Sean O’Brien admits it was tough to watch from the outside as his team-mates fell to a 27-22 defeat at the hands of Clermont Auvergne
Benetton Treviso v Munster, Guinness PRO12: It is perhaps the most encouraging aspect of Munster’s European Champions Cup semi-final defeat by Saracens last week; that not a single member of the
On the day Ireland captain Seamus Coleman was in Liverpool breaking his silence about his injury nightmare, former skipper Robbie Keane was in Dublin offering words of advice to the Donegal man as he
After a season that promised so much, Bayern Munich have been sent packing from two Cup competitions in the space of eight days and Carlo Ancelotti's side are determined to take a step closer to the l
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said his side know exactly what they must do in the Champions League qualification race after watching them gain a 1-0 win over Leicester City
Canadian Eugenie Bouchard has lashed out at the WTA for giving Maria Sharapova the chance to compete in tournaments after serving a 15-month doping ban and said the Russian is a "cheater" who should n
Tottenham Hotspur look destined to finish above Arsenal for the first time in more than 20 years this season but manager Mauricio Pochettino wants his side to focus on the big picture rather than be c
TORONTO — As he inches closer to a much- talked-about contract extension, general manager Tim Bezbetchenko reflected back on the first two months of his fourth full season at Toronto FC.
Kolkata, April 27: A rampaging Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) stand in the way of Delhi Daredevils' (DD) revival plan as the two teams, with contrasting runs so far, gear up to clash in an 
The Department of Energy has confirmed that the price of petrol in Gauteng will increase by 49c per litre.
Sports Minister Vijay Goel said he fears that doping may fast spread to the junior level and it needs to be curbed by creating fear in the minds of athletes.
Russia's Sharapova -- the world's highest-paid female athlete for more than a decade until last year, according to Forbes -- won on Wednesday on her comeback after testing positive for meld
Blues skipper Paul Robinson will play no further part in the club’s battle against relegation after being handed a three-game ban for his derby clash with Villa captain James Chester.
David Moyes is not stepping down as Sunderland manager despite the Premier League club’s fans chanting for his ouster during Wednesday’s 1-0 loss to Middlesbrough that pushed the basement
Serena Williams has admitted she revealed the news she is pregnant by accident.
Man Utd skipper Wayne Rooney has been questioned about where he will be playing next year - and if he can continue at the top level.
The fear of being relegated pushed Chippa United chairman Siviwe “Chippa” Mpengesi to send coach Dan Malesela packing, his agent said.

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