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Trilobites: Do Lefties Have an Advantage in Sports? It Depends

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The southpaw advantage may be stronger in sports that give players less time to respond to an opponent’s actions, a new study suggests.
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Former Ireland rugby star Ronan O’Gara has just experienced one of the more unsettling aspects of life in his new home in Christchurch, New Zealand.
"The same skill set as Lionel Messi."
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has signed a two-year contract extension with the FAI.
Plymouth defender Ryan Edwards has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, the League One club have announced.
Tower Bridge swooped late to win the Nathaniel Lacy & Partners Solicitors Novice Hurdle, the opening event of the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown.
Sooner or later, the Fantasy Premier League conversation always seems to come back to Sergio Aguero.
Warren Gatland will be wondering what Joe Schmidt can throw at Wales, writes Ronan O’Gara
Joe Schmidt spoke yesterday about how some of his players might have been spooked during Ireland’s World Cup quarter-final defeat to Argentina in 2015, but Dan Leavy doesn’t fit the bill a
Cork attacker Colm O’Neill gets down to brass tacks immediately. The 2018 league started badly but now he and his teammates “are in a good place” as they await Cavan this weekend.
It has been a hard road for Southern Kings, the whipping boys of the Guinness PRO14, and things are unlikely to get easier for the South Africans at the RDS tonight.
When Dundalk and Waterford United met in a promotion/relegation play-off in November 2012,the two clubs appeared to be travelling in polar opposite directions.
The @SSEAirtricityLg account didn’t even run a list of full-time scores during Cork City’s game against St Patrick’s Athletic on Saturday, writes Brendan O’Brien
Simon Zebo has warned that Munster must lay down a marker from the outset and make home advantage pay against Glasgow Warriors at Musgrave Park this evening (7pm kick-off).
Munster legend Donncha O’Callaghan has issued a warning to Ireland about the potential ‘banana skin’ that awaits them at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow afternoon.
Christopher Joyce is paying little heed to league results. There are far more important matters at play, insists the Cork hurler.
Lar Corbett harbours no regrets about his involvement in Tipperary’s controversial 2012 All-Ireland semi-final tactics.
Joe Schmidt has come out swinging against critics of Ireland’s attack gameplan by rounding on Wales rival Warren Gatland’s jibes of more than two years ago.
Jonny Evans is to be reinstated as West Brom captain, Baggies boss Alan Pardew has confirmed.
Arsenal survived a major scare to secure their spot in the last 16 of the Europa League despite suffering an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat to Ostersund.

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