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#Champions

# champions - Saturday 15 June, 2019

France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title
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France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title

Jun 15th 2019, 10:02 PM 11,183 Views 13 Comments

Toulouse claimed their 20th French title in their first Top 14 final appearance since 2012.

# champions - Thursday 13 June, 2019

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins
# History Makers
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# History Makers

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins

Jun 13th 2019, 8:16 AM 4,932 Views 17 Comments

Jordan Binnington made 32 stops as St Louis claimed their first ever title.

# champions - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Giroud comes back to haunt former club as Chelsea beat Arsenal to seal Europe League triumph
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Giroud comes back to haunt former club as Chelsea beat Arsenal to seal Europe League triumph

May 29th 2019, 9:50 PM 26,370 Views 51 Comments

The Gunners missed out on Champions League qualification as a result.

# champions - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008
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Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008

May 25th 2019, 10:36 PM 12,940 Views 22 Comments

Goals from Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo saw Valencia scupper Barca’s hopes of completing a domestic double.

Leinster go back-to-back in the Pro14 as they edge Glasgow at Celtic Park
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Leinster go back-to-back in the Pro14 as they edge Glasgow at Celtic Park

May 25th 2019, 8:40 PM 34,831 Views 101 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men secured their sixth title in the competition in tough conditions in Glasgow.

# champions - Monday 20 May, 2019

'He gets the crowd off their feet' - 16-year-old Dembele impresses on Celtic debut
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# Future Star

'He gets the crowd off their feet' - 16-year-old Dembele impresses on Celtic debut

May 20th 2019, 6:33 PM 9,933 Views 4 Comments

Hoops boss Neil Lennon heaped praise on the teenager after his second-half cameo at Parkhead yesterday.

# champions - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Ajax confirm double delight at De Graafschap after Euro heartbreak
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Ajax confirm double delight at De Graafschap after Euro heartbreak

May 15th 2019, 9:12 PM 7,377 Views 6 Comments

Lasse Schone, Nicolas Tagliafico and Dusan Tadic were all on target as Ajax sealed Eredivisie glory.

# champions - Sunday 12 May, 2019

5 crucial wins in Manchester City's title triumph
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5 crucial wins in Manchester City's title triumph

May 12th 2019, 6:54 PM 6,223 Views 7 Comments

Vincent Kompany’s goal against Leicester and other vital moments.

# champions - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Ex-Cork City striker on target as Avondale seal seventh FAI Intermediate Cup crown in 14 years
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Ex-Cork City striker on target as Avondale seal seventh FAI Intermediate Cup crown in 14 years

May 11th 2019, 4:55 PM 7,996 Views 2 Comments

Mark O’Sullivan’s brilliant solo effort at the Aviva Stadium saw Avondale United overcome Crumlin United.

# champions - Thursday 9 May, 2019

'Mam went to the hot press and got a red towel as a red carpet... a Liverpool towel though!'
# Gunners' Glory
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# Gunners' Glory

'Mam went to the hot press and got a red towel as a red carpet... a Liverpool towel though!'

May 9th 2019, 2:39 PM 14,487 Views 2 Comments

Arsenal and Ireland defender Louise Quinn is revelling in Women’s Super League glory.

# champions - Monday 6 May, 2019

Comical scenes as Norwich City's promotion parade bus breaks down in city centre
# Park The Bus
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# Park The Bus

Comical scenes as Norwich City's promotion parade bus breaks down in city centre

May 6th 2019, 6:01 PM 12,949 Views 17 Comments

Unlike on the pitch in the Championship this season, Norwich were forced to park the bus on Monday.

# champions - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Ireland captain McCabe scores as Arsenal secure Women's Super League in front of record crowd
# O Captain My Captain
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# O Captain My Captain

Ireland captain McCabe scores as Arsenal secure Women's Super League in front of record crowd

Apr 28th 2019, 4:36 PM 6,497 Views 3 Comments

Ireland duo Katie McCabe and Louise Quinn were crowned champions on Sunday at the AMEX Stadium.

# champions - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Railway crowned AIL champions for the first time with victory over UL Bohs
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Railway crowned AIL champions for the first time with victory over UL Bohs

Apr 27th 2019, 5:52 PM 4,909 Views 2 Comments

Carroll’s second-half try hands Sandymount club their maiden title.

# champions - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Mbappe stars to kick off PSG's title celebrations against Monaco
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Mbappe stars to kick off PSG's title celebrations against Monaco

Apr 21st 2019, 10:54 PM 6,423 Views 3 Comments

Neymar also made his first appearance since January in their 3-1 win.

Paris Saint-Germain win 6th Ligue 1 title in 7 seasons
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Paris Saint-Germain win 6th Ligue 1 title in 7 seasons

Apr 21st 2019, 4:18 PM 4,511 Views 7 Comments

The news was confirmed after second-placed Lille failed to win at Toulouse.

# champions - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Ronaldo '1,000%' committed for next season as Juventus claim eighth successive title
# Staying Put
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# Staying Put

Ronaldo '1,000%' committed for next season as Juventus claim eighth successive title

Apr 20th 2019, 10:43 PM 6,409 Views 12 Comments

The 34-year-old is now the only player to secure league titles in England, Spain and Italy.

Juventus secure eighth consecutive Italian title after seeing off Fiorentina
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# Scudetto

Juventus secure eighth consecutive Italian title after seeing off Fiorentina

Apr 20th 2019, 7:02 PM 5,251 Views 19 Comments

The Old Lady mathematically clinched the title on Saturday with a 2-1 victory in Turin.

# champions - Thursday 4 April, 2019

0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours
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0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours

Apr 4th 2019, 7:05 PM 9,357 Views 0 Comments

UL prevailed in the all-Limerick final at the Gaelic Grounds.

# champions - Sunday 31 March, 2019

In Pictures: Relive Mayo's first league title success since 2001 with victory over Kerry
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In Pictures: Relive Mayo's first league title success since 2001 with victory over Kerry

Mar 31st 2019, 10:44 PM 9,265 Views 4 Comments

Could it be Mayo’s year?

Brilliant Mayo deliver first national title in 18 years with power-packed dismissal of Kerry
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Brilliant Mayo deliver first national title in 18 years with power-packed dismissal of Kerry

Mar 31st 2019, 6:00 PM 52,911 Views 84 Comments

James Horan’s side had four points to spare over Kerry in Croke Park.

Galway turn on the style to claim first league title in four years against Kilkenny
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Galway turn on the style to claim first league title in four years against Kilkenny

Mar 31st 2019, 3:37 PM 8,421 Views 3 Comments

The Westerners were two-point winners at Croke Park this afternoon.

Clare's Considine helps Adelaide to emphatic AFLW Grand Final win in front of 53,000
# Crows Flying High
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# Crows Flying High

Clare's Considine helps Adelaide to emphatic AFLW Grand Final win in front of 53,000

Mar 31st 2019, 9:52 AM 8,584 Views 7 Comments

The Kilmihil forward scored an early goal as the Crows eased past Carlton.

# champions - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim
# 100% Record
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# 100% Record

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim

Mar 30th 2019, 6:17 PM 10,450 Views 4 Comments

Shane McGuigan was the star as the Ulster side ran out four-point winners at Croke Park.

Kingpins of schools hurling St Kieran's College secure 23rd Croke Cup crown in Tullamore
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Kingpins of schools hurling St Kieran's College secure 23rd Croke Cup crown in Tullamore

Mar 30th 2019, 6:10 PM 10,939 Views 1 Comment

Eight points from the stick of Eoin Cody helped the Kilkenny side overcome Presentation College.

# champions - Sunday 24 March, 2019

'We wanted something the whole town could get behind': Kieran Donaghy's Tralee Warriors crowned basketball champions
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# What Do You Think Of That

'We wanted something the whole town could get behind': Kieran Donaghy's Tralee Warriors crowned basketball champions

Mar 24th 2019, 9:47 PM 10,080 Views 1 Comment

The Kerry ace led the charge as Tralee won the 2019 Basketball Ireland Men’s Super League.

# champions - Friday 15 March, 2019

'There was never a second in that game they didn’t believe they were going to win'
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'There was never a second in that game they didn’t believe they were going to win'

Mar 15th 2019, 10:59 PM 10,299 Views 8 Comments

Noel McNamara heaped praise on the character shown by his players as they came from behind to complete a Grand Slam triumph.

Clinical Dundalk inflict first home defeat of campaign on Derry City
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Clinical Dundalk inflict first home defeat of campaign on Derry City

Mar 15th 2019, 10:14 PM 3,231 Views 0 Comments

The Candy Stripes have won just once in their last 23 games against Dundalk.

Reilly's sniping score hands McNamara's Ireland memorable Grand Slam win
# Clean Sweep
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# Clean Sweep

Reilly's sniping score hands McNamara's Ireland memorable Grand Slam win

Mar 15th 2019, 9:11 PM 33,512 Views 46 Comments

The replacement scrum-half, promoted to the bench just before kick-off, produced a moment of magic for Ireland in north Wales.

As it happened: Wales U20 v Ireland U20, Grand Slam decider From The42
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As it happened: Wales U20 v Ireland U20, Grand Slam decider

# champions - Friday 8 March, 2019

Ireland crowned U20 Six Nations champions after thrilling shoot-out win over France
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Ireland crowned U20 Six Nations champions after thrilling shoot-out win over France

Mar 8th 2019, 9:27 PM 51,924 Views 106 Comments

Noel McNamara’s men have the title in the bag and can complete the Grand Slam in Wales next week.

# champions - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Proud Kerry club hold homecoming for Fitzgibbon Cup-winning star and UCC team-mates
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Proud Kerry club hold homecoming for Fitzgibbon Cup-winning star and UCC team-mates

Feb 26th 2019, 9:42 AM 13,152 Views 3 Comments

Second-year student Shane Conway picked up his first Fitzgibbon Cup medal last weekend.

# champions - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Hanniffy brace guides UL to four-in-a-row Ashbourne Cup success over UCC
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Hanniffy brace guides UL to four-in-a-row Ashbourne Cup success over UCC

Feb 10th 2019, 8:01 PM 5,509 Views 0 Comments

Goals were the difference on the day as UL secured a fifth title in six seasons.

# champions - Sunday 9 December, 2018

River Plate come from behind to beat Boca in thrilling Copa Libertadores showdown
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River Plate come from behind to beat Boca in thrilling Copa Libertadores showdown

Updated Dec 9th 2018, 10:12 PM 16,085 Views 14 Comments

Juan Fernando Quintero’s stunning extra-time strike set his side on course for victory in Madrid.

# champions - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Ireland international scores astonishing 5-4 as Clontarf secure All-Ireland Intermediate title
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Ireland international scores astonishing 5-4 as Clontarf secure All-Ireland Intermediate title

Dec 8th 2018, 10:12 PM 9,195 Views 0 Comments

Siobhan Killeen’s display propeled Clontarf towards an historic Club Championship title at Parnell Park.

# champions - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Celtic claim seventh trophy under Brendan Rodgers as Christie strike secures League Cup
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# Treble Treble Treble

Celtic claim seventh trophy under Brendan Rodgers as Christie strike secures League Cup

Dec 2nd 2018, 6:04 PM 6,606 Views 11 Comments

A third consecutive treble is still on the cards as Celtic saw off Aberdeen at Hampden Park on Sunday.

Young star Mullen bags two goals as Ballyhale coast past Ballyboden to Leinster hurling crown
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Young star Mullen bags two goals as Ballyhale coast past Ballyboden to Leinster hurling crown

Dec 2nd 2018, 3:39 PM 11,941 Views 2 Comments

Henry Sheffln’s side ran out 16-point winners over Ballyboden St Enda’s.

# champions - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

All-Ireland winning boss commits to Dublin for new two-year term
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# Mick Bohan

All-Ireland winning boss commits to Dublin for new two-year term

Nov 21st 2018, 12:24 PM 4,595 Views 0 Comments

Mick Bohan was appointed to the role in December 2016.

# champions - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Cooney goal decisive as St Thomas' reclaim their Galway hurling crown
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Cooney goal decisive as St Thomas' reclaim their Galway hurling crown

Nov 18th 2018, 3:38 PM 9,511 Views 3 Comments

Darragh Burke bagged 1-7 for the victors.

# champions - Monday 29 October, 2018

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner
# Tragedy
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# Tragedy

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner

Oct 29th 2018, 12:10 AM 28,039 Views 8 Comments

Four other people on the helicopter, including two members of Vichai’s staff, were also killed in the crash.

# champions - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Family affair as former Limerick boss TJ Ryan leads Garryspillane to Limerick intermediate glory
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Family affair as former Limerick boss TJ Ryan leads Garryspillane to Limerick intermediate glory

Oct 20th 2018, 7:50 PM 10,786 Views 2 Comments

His brothers David and Donie, and son Colin played key roles in the victory.