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

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

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

Jan 20th 2018, 9:21 PM 45,804 Views 33 Comments

A big day of European rugby awaits tomorrow.

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

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

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

Nov 27th 2017, 11:25 AM 2,518 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

At home Sergio Garcia takes one-shot lead at Valderrama

Oct 21st 2017, 6:46 PM 2,452 Views 0 Comments

Shane Lowry remains the best placed of the Irish stars.

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

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

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

Sep 17th 2017, 9:55 AM 2,650 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

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

Aug 26th 2017, 10:05 AM 3,052 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Nicholas Roche moves up a place while Froome maintains Vuelta lead

Aug 24th 2017, 10:04 PM 4,721 Views 1 Comment

Poland’s Tomasz Marczynski claimed stage six.

# as-it-stands - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Trentin wins fourth stage, Nicolas Roche still third at Vuelta
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# As It Stands

Trentin wins fourth stage, Nicolas Roche still third at Vuelta

Aug 22nd 2017, 7:33 PM 3,445 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Britain’s Chris Froome has maintained the overall lead.

# as-it-stands - Friday 11 August, 2017

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship
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# As It Stands

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship

Aug 11th 2017, 9:17 PM 5,428 Views 6 Comments

The American star moved into a four-shot lead at Quail Hollow midway through day two.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Graeme McDowell two shots off the lead in Texas
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# As It Stands

Graeme McDowell two shots off the lead in Texas

May 27th 2017, 10:05 AM 2,548 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Danny Lee and red-hot Kevin Kisner are in a four-way tie for the lead halfway through

# as-it-stands - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance

Apr 30th 2017, 11:59 PM 19,761 Views 5 Comments

A potentially disastrous day at the office ended with the defending champion trailing by just three frames.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Rory McIlroy charges but US duo lead at Bay Hill
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# As It Stands

Rory McIlroy charges but US duo lead at Bay Hill

Mar 18th 2017, 11:41 PM 5,615 Views 0 Comments

Charley Hoffman curled in the shot of the tournament at the US PGA event.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Rory McIlroy trails leader Storm by three in SA Open
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# As It Stands

Rory McIlroy trails leader Storm by three in SA Open

Jan 14th 2017, 3:36 PM 3,224 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, South African Jbe Kruger carded a 69 and Englishman Jordan Smith a 66 to share third place.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Brambilla at the double as Dumoulin struggles on Giro
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# As It Stands

Brambilla at the double as Dumoulin struggles on Giro

May 14th 2016, 7:22 PM 2,650 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Ireland’s Nicolas Roche and Philip Deignan finished in 51st and 147th place respectively.

# as-it-stands - Friday 6 May, 2016

Strong showing sees Ireland's Peter Lawrie move into contention in Morocco
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# As It Stands

Strong showing sees Ireland's Peter Lawrie move into contention in Morocco

May 6th 2016, 9:57 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

Italy’s Francesco Laporta a one-shot lead at the Trophee Hassan II.

# as-it-stands - Monday 2 May, 2016

Ding falls behind in gruelling World Championship final
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Ding falls behind in gruelling World Championship final

May 2nd 2016, 1:11 AM 10,073 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old is bidding to become the first Asian to win the world title.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Rory McIlroy grabs WGC Doral lead with bogey-free 68
# Looking Good
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# Looking Good

Rory McIlroy grabs WGC Doral lead with bogey-free 68

Mar 6th 2016, 9:19 AM 4,817 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old Irish golfer is seeking to claim his 12th US PGA Tour title.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Disappointment for Shane Lowry at Phoenix Open, as Danny Lee leads
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Disappointment for Shane Lowry at Phoenix Open, as Danny Lee leads

Feb 7th 2016, 12:05 AM 7,738 Views 10 Comments

The Irish golfer struggled on the back nine this evening

# as-it-stands - Saturday 16 January, 2016

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

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

Jan 16th 2016, 8:40 PM 13,667 Views 11 Comments

The runners and riders in contention for the knock-out stages of this year’s competition.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Leicester's 10-match unbeaten run comes to an end at Anfield
# Report
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# Report

Leicester's 10-match unbeaten run comes to an end at Anfield

Dec 26th 2015, 5:10 PM 10,478 Views 14 Comments

Substitute Christian Benteke earned his side all three points.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Northern Ireland and Wales on brink of history - here's who can qualify for Euro 2016
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Northern Ireland and Wales on brink of history - here's who can qualify for Euro 2016

Oct 8th 2015, 1:29 PM 4,209 Views 15 Comments

There’s plenty of football still to be played as the stakes are raised.

# as-it-stands - Monday 31 August, 2015

Ireland's Nicolas Roche had to recover from a bad crash at the Vuelta today
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Ireland's Nicolas Roche had to recover from a bad crash at the Vuelta today

Aug 31st 2015, 10:36 PM 5,257 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Italian Kristian Sbaragli claimed his first Grand Tour victory in a sprint finish.

# as-it-stands - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta's top 4 as it stands
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# Impressive

2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta's top 4 as it stands

Aug 26th 2015, 10:15 PM 6,235 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Caleb Ewan celebrated the biggest win of his career.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 19 July, 2015

With one round left, Ireland's Paul Dunne is joint-leader of the Open at St Andrews
# Amateur Hour
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# Amateur Hour

With one round left, Ireland's Paul Dunne is joint-leader of the Open at St Andrews

Jul 19th 2015, 6:15 PM 53,065 Views 78 Comments

What an incredible day of golf it’s been.

# as-it-stands - Friday 17 July, 2015

Ireland's Paul Dunne inside the top 10, but Dustin leads the way at St Andrews
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# As It Stands

Ireland's Paul Dunne inside the top 10, but Dustin leads the way at St Andrews

Jul 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 23,496 Views 6 Comments

Paul Dunne is just four off the lead at St Andrews.

# as-it-stands - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4
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# As It Stands

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4

Jul 7th 2015, 6:44 PM 7,794 Views 1 Comment

*Not the one you’re thinking of.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Texan duo lead US Open as Tiger Woods crashes out
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# As It Stands

Texan duo lead US Open as Tiger Woods crashes out

Jun 20th 2015, 9:06 AM 5,503 Views 3 Comments

World number one Rory McIlroy and six-time US Open runner-up Phil Mickelson both punched their tickets into the weekend.

# as-it-stands - Friday 29 May, 2015

Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes
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# Closure

Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes

May 29th 2015, 6:21 PM 25,055 Views 82 Comments

The 79-year-old has vowed to lead the organisation out of the corruption “storm” it has become embroiled in.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes
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# As It Stands

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes

May 21st 2015, 10:44 PM 8,327 Views 4 Comments

Italy’s Francesco Molinari headed the leaderboard at the end of the first day.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Munster, Ulster and Connacht will all be in playoff action next weekend
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# Line-up

Munster, Ulster and Connacht will all be in playoff action next weekend

May 16th 2015, 5:05 PM 10,998 Views 33 Comments

The semi-final pairings weren’t known until the last moments of today’s games.

# as-it-stands - Monday 30 March, 2015

Halfway through the campaign, where does last night's draw leave Ireland in Group D?
# State Of Play
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# State Of Play

Halfway through the campaign, where does last night's draw leave Ireland in Group D?

Mar 30th 2015, 2:29 PM 22,469 Views 32 Comments

France 2016 seems a long way off but the Boys in Green are just about still in the hunt.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?
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# As It Stands

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?

Feb 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,745 Views 17 Comments

How many more wins do we need to reach the knock-out stages?

# as-it-stands - Friday 3 October, 2014

Jacquelin one shot ahead of Lowry and Harrington at Dunhill Links
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# As It Stands

Jacquelin one shot ahead of Lowry and Harrington at Dunhill Links

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:26 PM 3,535 Views 2 Comments

11 of the top 12 scores came from players who were at Kingsbarns on Friday and Carnoustie on Thursday.

# as-it-stands - Friday 12 September, 2014

Aussie Hansen wins Vuelta 19th stage, Dan Martin still sixth overall
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# As It Stands

Aussie Hansen wins Vuelta 19th stage, Dan Martin still sixth overall

Sep 12th 2014, 9:08 PM 2,060 Views 0 Comments

The 33-year-old Lotto-Belisol rider took off with just over 4km remaining.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back
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# As It Stands

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back

Aug 24th 2014, 12:14 AM 5,401 Views 0 Comments

Hunter Mahan is third on 205 with seven US compatriots another stroke adrift.

# as-it-stands - Friday 22 August, 2014

Streaking McIlroy struggles, Van Pelt grabs lead
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# As It Stands

Streaking McIlroy struggles, Van Pelt grabs lead

Aug 22nd 2014, 12:22 AM 3,789 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer fired a three-over par 74 in the first round of the opening event

# as-it-stands - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Garcia takes lead but McIlroy lurks at Akron WGC
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# As It Stands

Garcia takes lead but McIlroy lurks at Akron WGC

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:59 PM 5,972 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard holds a three-stroke lead over the Northern Irish golfer.

# as-it-stands - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Scott, McIlroy begin chasing Kaymer at US Open
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# As It Stands

Scott, McIlroy begin chasing Kaymer at US Open

Jun 14th 2014, 8:07 PM 6,593 Views 0 Comments

The Irish golfer put himself in the reckoning as third-round scores soared in the afternoon heat.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Pádraig Harrington two off the lead at Byron Nelson Championship
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# As It Stands

Pádraig Harrington two off the lead at Byron Nelson Championship

May 18th 2014, 9:47 AM 3,770 Views 8 Comments

Louis Oosthuizen and Brendon Todd are currently winning the $6.9 million event.

# as-it-stands - Thursday 1 May, 2014

O'Sullivan stays on course for another world title
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# Too Good

O'Sullivan stays on course for another world title

May 1st 2014, 9:25 PM 6,096 Views 1 Comment

The veteran star has established a 6-2 lead over Barry Hawkins in the first session of their semi-final.

# as-it-stands - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Spieth, Watson share lead after Masters third round, McIlroy hopes fading
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# As It Stands

Spieth, Watson share lead after Masters third round, McIlroy hopes fading

Apr 13th 2014, 12:20 AM 13,450 Views 27 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer currently has a score of three over.