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Last week
28th May 2023 - 3rd June 2023
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Tahiyra too strong for Meditate in Irish 1,000 Guineas success
Newmarket runner-up goes one better at the Curragh.
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May 2023
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Evan Ferguson returns as Everton thrash Brighton
Sean Dyche’s men earned an impressive win away to Brighton.
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Derry close in on leaders Bohs after beating Drogheda
Adam O’Reilly was the matchwinner with his first goal for the Candystripes.
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World Cup boost for Ireland as Liverpool's Leanne Kiernan and Niamh Fahey set for return
Timely return to fitness for the Irish pair.
April 2023
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Tuilagi and Lawes to remain in England after penning extensions with respective clubs
The centre especially had been linked with a move to the Top 14 but will remain available to England after the World Cup.
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Lowe blow is tough for Leinster but VDF, Baird, and Ngatai 'all look good'
Jordan Larmour is set to come into Leinster’s starting back three.
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John Porch available for Connacht's clash with Glasgow
Experienced winger has recovered from a calf injury.
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Man United beat Forest to close in on Champions League spot
Goals from Antony and Diogo Dalot saw the Red Devils earn a deserved win.
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Ireland star back in contention for World Cup after 'long road' of 13 months out
Defender Savannah McCarthy made her debut for Shamrock Rovers after recovering from a cruciate knee ligament injury.
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Leo Cullen praises arrival of 'great man' Jacques Nienaber to Leinster
The South Africa head coach will replace Racing 92-bound Stuart Lancaster after the World Cup.
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Pat's stun leaders Bohs in five-goal thriller to continue resurgence
The match was interrupted by a medical emergency in the final few minutes.
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Cork earn important win over sub-par Dundalk
The game saw highly-rated 17-year-old Joe O’Brien-Whitmarsh make his first start.
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Boost for Ireland as Katie McCabe scores stunner on Arsenal return
There were fears the Dubliner was set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after a recent injyry.
This year
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Fourth clean sheet from 6 helps Shelbourne overcome Cork
Jack Moylan was on target as Damien Duff’s side picked up an impressive win.
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Blackburn star in line for Ireland call-up after receiving international clearance
Sam Szmodics has impressed in the Championship this season.
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Disappointment for Israel Olatunde at European Indoors
The UCD AC athlete bowed out at the semi-final stage.
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Ireland set to be boosted by big crop of returning players for Scotland clash
The likes of Robbie Henshaw, Jamison Gibson-Park, and Tadhg Furlong are in line to feature.
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Stirring second-half display sees Galway beat Tyrone
Pádraic Joyce’s men really came good in the final quarter when they surged seven points clear.
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Dynamic duo strike again for Serie A's runaway leaders
It looks only a matter of time before Luciano Spalletti’s rampant side secure a Scudetto dreamed of by Napoli fans since the days of Diego Maradona.
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Ireland will play in World Hockey's Pro League next season
Mark Tumilty’s side replace inaugural Nations Cup champions South Africa in the division.
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Zanza records landmark success, Funambule Sivola bounces back at Newbury
The 16-1 chance was ridden by Tom O’Brien, who since the retirement of Richard Johnson has been stable jockey for Phillip Hobbs.
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Ronaldo breaks duck after lucrative Saudi move
The Portuguese, who turns 38 on Sunday, buried a spot-kick in the 93rd minute.
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'He has a raw, natural ability' - Praise for Ireland's Idah after signing new deal
The 21-year-old Norwich striker’s contract has been extended until 2028.
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Jamie George returns to England training camp ahead of Six Nations opener
George will have to continue following concussion protocols until late next week.
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Hawkshaw signs new Connacht deal after impressive start to life out west
The versatile back joined from Leinster last summer.
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Cork get Division 1 campaign off to a winning start against Mayo
Katie Quirke’s late goal proved crucial amid a hard-fought win.
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UCC keep Sigerson ambitions alive with 7-point win over ATU Galway
A 54th-minute goal from substitute Seán O’Connor was key to the victory.
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Positive injury updates as Republic of Ireland duo near respective returns
Leanne Kiernan and Ruesha Littlejohn are progressing well.
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Portugal forward Joao Felix joins struggling Chelsea
The 23-year-old has signed on loan for the remainder of the season.
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17-year-old starlet makes full debut as Man United reach semi-finals
It was a night to remember for Kobbie Mainoo.
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Davy Fitzgerald makes winning return as Waterford overcome Tipperary
The Munster Hurling League success was achieved with 12 different scorers.
Last year
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Salah and Van Dijk on the double to get Liverpool back in the groove
Jurgen Klopp’s side beat Aston Villa 3-1 to move within five points of the Champions League spots.
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New Wolves boss happy with winning start
Julen Lopetegui hailed a special day after taking charge of the Premier League outfit.
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Daniel Wiffen sets new European record for 800 metres freestyle
The Co Down swimmer’s time is just 2.5 seconds off the world record.
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Byrne earns first start for Connacht's clash with Newcastle Falcons
Among the replacements, Ballinasloe flanker Oisín McCormack could make his debut.
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Ronan O'Gara commits future to La Rochelle after England link
The Irish coach has extended his contract until 2027.
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Munster's away day success comes at perfect time to jumpstart ambitions
It was only one month ago that the province’s faithful would have been worried for what was to come.
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All-Star Burke returns to Galway football squad, Joyce unhappy with split season
Burke withdrew from the squad two years ago because of work commitments.
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Shels confirm 3 new arrivals while 'best captain' Duff has ever worked with re-signs
Conor Kearns, Tyreke Wilson and Kyle Robinson have all joined the Reds.
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Jason Sherlock joins Westmeath football backroom team for 2023
Meanwhile, Donegal’s Colm McFadden links up with Sligo.