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# as-it-stands - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Michael Woods wins Vuelta stage seven, Dan Martin third overall As It Stands

Michael Woods wins Vuelta stage seven, Dan Martin third overall

The 34-year-old finished alone, ahead of the Spanish duo of Omar Fraile (Astana), who was second, and Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) in third.

# as-it-stands - Friday 25 September, 2020

From The42 Padraig Harrington and Shane Lowry among stars to miss cut at Irish Open As It Stands This post contains videos

Padraig Harrington and Shane Lowry among stars to miss cut at Irish Open

The Dubliner slipped the wrong side of the projected cut after a bogey on the 18th hole.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 17 September, 2020

From The42 Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major As It Stands

Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major

The Northern Irishman is bidding to claim a first title since the 2014 US PGA Championship.

# as-it-stands - Friday 4 September, 2020

From The42 New father Rory McIlroy boosts Tour Championship hopes with brilliant opening 64 As It Stands This post contains videos

New father Rory McIlroy boosts Tour Championship hopes with brilliant opening 64

The Holywood native started the week seven shots off the lead under the controversial handicap system adopted last year.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 16 August, 2020

From The42 Ronnie O’Sullivan eases past Kyren Wilson to land a sixth world title The Rocket

Ronnie O’Sullivan eases past Kyren Wilson to land a sixth world title

The Rocket finished strongly to make sure of victory at the Crucible.

# as-it-stands - Friday 14 August, 2020

From The42 Ronnie O’Sullivan rallies against Mark Selby As It Stands

Ronnie O’Sullivan rallies against Mark Selby

The Rocket wins frames 23 and 24 of his best-of-33 semi-final at the Crucible.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 8 August, 2020

From The42 China's number 1 off to hot start at the PGA Championship As It Stands

China's number 1 off to hot start at the PGA Championship

Li Haotong is trying to become the first player from the country to win a men’s major title.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 23 July, 2020

From The42 Down native Jonathan Caldwell five off lead at British Masters As It Stands

Down native Jonathan Caldwell five off lead at British Masters

Paul Dunne will also be sticking around for the weekend after making the cut.

# as-it-stands - Monday 9 March, 2020

From The42 Six Nations confirm Wales-Scotland clash to go ahead as planned As It Stands

Six Nations confirm Wales-Scotland clash to go ahead as planned

There is uncertainty surrounding Ireland’s U20 and Women’s fixtures against France.

# as-it-stands - Friday 6 March, 2020

From The42 Kang, Hatton share halfway lead at windy Bay Hill, McIlroy in the hunt As It Stands

Kang, Hatton share halfway lead at windy Bay Hill, McIlroy in the hunt

The leading duo were one stroke in front of New Zealand’s Danny Lee.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 5 March, 2020

From The42 Rory McIroy grabs early first-round lead at Arnold Palmer Invitational As It Stands

Rory McIroy grabs early first-round lead at Arnold Palmer Invitational

The Northern Ireland star teed off on 10 at Bay Hill and shook off an early bogey at the 11th.

# as-it-stands - Friday 24 January, 2020

From The42 Tiger Woods opens with solid 69, Rory McIlroy shares third at Torrey Pines As It Stands

Tiger Woods opens with solid 69, Rory McIlroy shares third at Torrey Pines

Meanwhile, Sebastian Cappelen and Keegan Bradley are the joint leaders.

# as-it-stands - Friday 17 January, 2020

From The42 Talks continue in Limerick FC dispute with FAI As It Stands

Talks continue in Limerick FC dispute with FAI

Earlier this week the club commenced proceedings against the association.

# as-it-stands - Friday 30 August, 2019

From The42 Valverde wins mountain-top Vuelta finish but Lopez regains red As It Stands

Valverde wins mountain-top Vuelta finish but Lopez regains red

Meanwhile, Ireland’s Sam Bennett is third in the points classification, behind Nairo Quintana and Primoz Roglic.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 18 August, 2019

From The42 Thomas fires incredible 61 to seize six-shot PGA lead As It Stands

Thomas fires incredible 61 to seize six-shot PGA lead

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy sits joint 13th on 10-under par.

# as-it-stands - Monday 22 July, 2019

From The42 Super 8s permutations: all you need to know as we head for the final phase As It Stands

Super 8s permutations: all you need to know as we head for the final phase

All-Ireland semi-final spots are still up for grabs with one round of games remaining.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 1 June, 2019

From The42 Colombian Lopez slaps spectator after Giro d'Italia crash Anger This post contains videos

Colombian Lopez slaps spectator after Giro d'Italia crash

Meanwhile, pink jersey holder Richard Carapaz now has one hand on the trophy

# as-it-stands - Saturday 6 April, 2019

From The42 Hole-in-one leaves Kim in clear at Texas Open, Graeme McDowell in the hunt As It Stands

Hole-in-one leaves Kim in clear at Texas Open, Graeme McDowell in the hunt

The 23-year-old from Seoul delivered another dazzling outing at TPC San Antonio’s AT&T Oaks Course to pull clear of a crowded field.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 16 February, 2019

From The42 Scott and Thomas lead at rain-hit Riviera as Tiger Woods laments 'awful' putting As It Stands

Scott and Thomas lead at rain-hit Riviera as Tiger Woods laments 'awful' putting

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy finished the day on three under

# as-it-stands - Sunday 23 September, 2018

From The42 Composed Tiger Woods on course to secure first title since 2013 As It Stands

Composed Tiger Woods on course to secure first title since 2013

The US star’s last triumph was at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 22 September, 2018

From The42 Tiger Woods maintains share of the lead at Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy third As It Stands

Tiger Woods maintains share of the lead at Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy third

The 14-time major winner is tied with Justin Rose at seven-under par 133 in heatwave conditions.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 20 September, 2018

From The42 Shane Lowry one shot off the lead in Portugal, Sergio Garcia impresses As It Stands

Shane Lowry one shot off the lead in Portugal, Sergio Garcia impresses

Australia’s Lucas Herbert led after the first round on Thursday.

# as-it-stands - Monday 17 September, 2018

From The42 All Black world rankings lead cut ahead of November showdown with Ireland As It Stands

All Black world rankings lead cut ahead of November showdown with Ireland

Defeat to South Africa has seen New Zealand’s lead at the summit cut to 2.40 points.

# as-it-stands - Friday 7 September, 2018

From The42 Setbacks for McIlroy and Woods as Schauffele seizes PGA lead As It Stands

Setbacks for McIlroy and Woods as Schauffele seizes PGA lead

The 24-year-old American opened with four birdies in his first seven holes at Aronimink.

# as-it-stands - Monday 3 September, 2018

From The42 Rory McIlroy four shots back as PGA leader tries to become first Mexican in 40 years to triumph As It Stands

Rory McIlroy four shots back as PGA leader tries to become first Mexican in 40 years to triumph

Abraham Ancer is bidding to end a lengthy drought for his country in the competition.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 15 July, 2018

From The42 Car crash victim Degenkolb back in business on Tour As It Stands

Car crash victim Degenkolb back in business on Tour

Amazingly Dan Martin, who woke up feeling “much, much better” after his crash on Saturday, kept pace.

# as-it-stands - Monday 9 July, 2018

From The42 Froome booed as BMC edge Sky in team time-trial As It Stands

Froome booed as BMC edge Sky in team time-trial

Belgian team Quick Step came third at seven seconds.

# as-it-stands - Friday 22 June, 2018

From The42 Spieth stumbles, McIlroy in hunt at PGA Travelers As It Stands

Spieth stumbles, McIlroy in hunt at PGA Travelers

The Down native is three strokes adrift of early clubhouse leader Brian Harman.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 14 June, 2018

From The42 Top-ranked Johnson grabs share of US Open lead As It Stands

Top-ranked Johnson grabs share of US Open lead

England’s Ian Poulter and American Scott Piercy were in the clubhouse on one-under 69.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 26 May, 2018

From The42 Ricciardo records fastest lap in history of Monaco GP, crash woe for Verstappen As It Stands This post contains videos

Ricciardo records fastest lap in history of Monaco GP, crash woe for Verstappen

Kimi Raikkonen qualified fourth in the second Ferrari ahed of fellow Finn Valtteri Bottas.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From The42 Reed soars to three-stroke lead over McIlroy at Masters As It Stands

Reed soars to three-stroke lead over McIlroy at Masters

Light morning rain made the challenging Augusta National greens slightly more receptive.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 15 February, 2018

From The42 Woods one-over in rollercoaster return to Riviera, McIlroy recovers from three bogeys As It Stands

Woods one-over in rollercoaster return to Riviera, McIlroy recovers from three bogeys

The American hit some wild drives and ultimately signed for a one-over 72.

# as-it-stands - Monday 29 January, 2018

From The42 Tiger Woods exits stage right as drama unfolds at Torrey Pines As It Stands

Tiger Woods exits stage right as drama unfolds at Torrey Pines

Alex Noren and Jason Day were locked in a playoff duel as darkness fell.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 25 January, 2018

From The42 Mixed start for Tiger Woods at Torrey Pines As It Stands

Mixed start for Tiger Woods at Torrey Pines

The 42-year-old superstar is playing his first Tour event since missing the cut at the same competition last year.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 20 January, 2018

From The42 Here's how the race for the 8 Champions Cup quarter-final berths stands As It Stands

Here's how the race for the 8 Champions Cup quarter-final berths stands

A big day of European rugby awaits tomorrow.

# as-it-stands - Monday 27 November, 2017

From The42 A dream start for Australia in the Ashes, as problems mount up for England As It Stands

A dream start for Australia in the Ashes, as problems mount up for England

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft cemented a crushing 10-wicket victory.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 21 October, 2017

From The42 At home Sergio Garcia takes one-shot lead at Valderrama As It Stands

At home Sergio Garcia takes one-shot lead at Valderrama

Shane Lowry remains the best placed of the Irish stars.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 17 September, 2017

From The42 Leishman in command at BMW Championship, McIlroy out of the picture As It Stands

Leishman in command at BMW Championship, McIlroy out of the picture

The Northern Irish golfer can no longer make the Fedex Cup after another disappointing day.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 26 August, 2017

From The42 Spieth rides hot putter to share lead, McIlroy seven shots off him As It Stands

Spieth rides hot putter to share lead, McIlroy seven shots off him

World number one Dustin Johnson, Venezuela’s Jhonattan Vegas and Rickie Fowler are also going well.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 24 August, 2017

From The42 Nicholas Roche moves up a place while Froome maintains Vuelta lead As It Stands

Nicholas Roche moves up a place while Froome maintains Vuelta lead

Poland’s Tomasz Marczynski claimed stage six.

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