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# Class Act

Last week
15th January 2023 - 28th January 2023
# Class Act
Gavi masterclass against Real Madrid seals Xavi's first trophy of Barcelona reign
The teenager scored one and assisted two goals in a 3-1 win to lift the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.
Last month
December 2022
# Class Act
Mark O'Dwyer is Monaleen's man of the moment as they take Munster crown
He hit 0-15 to ensure a shock win over Roscrea and help them become the first Limerick club to win the province’s intermediate title in 11 years.
Last year
2022
# Class Act
Ireland's Hogan wins plaudits as he closes in on Championship top scorers
The 30-year-old’s sixth goal of the season earned Birmingham a point last night.
# Class Act
Andrew Omobamidele in cruise control as Norwich City build momentum
The Ireland international was a class act at the back while striker Josh Sargent was the hero to secure 2-0 win over Millwall.
# Class Act
Lionel Messi turns on the style as PSG begin Ligue 1 title defence
Christophe Galtier’s first league game at the helm was achieved without Kylian Mbappe.
# Class Act
'Dylan is on another level. That performance is up with the very best you will see'
Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley hails midfielder Dylan Watts as the Hoops eye further progress in Europe this season.
# Class Act
Samooja is Kalle as you like to overturn seven-shot deficit for first DP World Tour title
An emotional Samooja, 34, fought back tears after securing victory.
# Class Act
Carlo Ancelotti puts historical managerial achievement down to luck
The Real Madrid coach now stands alone as the only manager to win four Champions League titles, surpassing Bob Paisley’s three with Liverpool and Zinedine Zidane’s hat-trick
# Class Act
'I know I'm better than ever, but that doesn't guarantee victory'
Annemiek van Vleuten, the veteran Movistar rider, finished strongly to take her second Liege-Bastogne-Liege women’s race victory.
# Class Act
Galopin Des Champs oozes class at Leopardstown
Mullins-trained six-year-old cruises to victory in Ladbrokes Novice Chase.
All time
# flagbearer
Natalya Coyle to carry Irish flag at Olympics closing ceremony
‘A good end to my Games,’ the three-time Olympian says.
# Class Act
Antoine Dupont becomes first French winner of EPCR European Player of the Year award
The scrum-half was presented with the Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy after today’s Champions Cup final.
# Class Act
A long way from Tipperary, O'Dwyer shines on the biggest stage in third top-level sport
The multi-talented 22-year-old starred as Brisbane Lions were crowned AFLW Premiers for the first time.
# new recruit
Man United sign Dutch midfielder Van de Beek for a reported €40m
The 23-year-old joins from Ajax and is the Premier League club’s first summer arrival.
# Class Act
Conor Hourihane grabs winner to boost relegation-threatened Aston Villa
The Ireland international came off the bench to score the only goal in his side’s game with Norwich.
# Class Act
Amy O’Connor runs riot as 2019 All-Stars prevail
The most recent award winners secured the bragging rights.
# Class Act
Coleman visited the Spurs dressing room to console Son after Gomes' horror injury
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino thanked the Toffees captain for his actions yesterday.
# Class Act
Analysis: Peerless Conor Murray's box kicking key to Ireland's big win
The scrum-half kicked 14 times against Scotland in Sunday’s World Cup clash.
# Class Act
In-form Niamh Briggs shines once again as UL Bohs beat Railway Union
Meanwhile, there were wins for Cooke and Blackrock in the Women’s AIL.
# Class Act
Analysis: Murray's arc-running influence vital in guiding Munster over the line
The 29-year-old scrum-half provided two assists in the southern province’s win over Castres.
# Class Act
James McClean praised after paying for number of homeless people to stay in Derry hotel
The 29 year-old and his wife Erin paid for accommodation and food for six people.
# Flying the flag
Going for gold! Harrington books second World Championship final with stunning performance
A class act.
# irish pride
Kellie Harrington bags another World medal as she guarantees bronze in India
The Dubliner powered into the semi-finals this morning.
# Class Act
Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan makes sensational 147 break at the English Open
It’s a 15th career maximum for The Rocket.
# Class Act
Vincent Kompany to donate testimonial money to Manchester homelessness fund
He celebrates his testimonial with City this season and has launched a charity push to address homelessness.
# heartwarming
Class act! Celtic's Irish star saves the day for young Rangers fan targeted by bullies
Brilliant.
# Class Act
'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague
The Dubliner lost out in his quest at the Czech Masters to Italy’s Andrea Pavan on Sunday.
# Class Act
'A huge career ahead of her' - 13-year-old sensation called into Ireland training camp
Jessie Stapleton – remember the name.
# Class Act
Analysis: A moment that shows Johnny Sexton's crucial defensive brilliance
The Ireland out-half did superbly to contribute towards Scotland butchering a clear try-scoring chance.
# Class Act
People are loving Courtney Act for 'eloquently' educating the CBB housemates on LGBT issues
The RuPaul’s Drag Race queen is quickly becoming a favourite with Celebrity Big Brother viewers.
# Season of Goodwill
Heartwarming scenes as Rooney visits children's charities with huge donations
He donated £750,000 in total to the three Liverpool-based charities.
# sound man
Ex-UFC champion Eddie Alvarez visits Gaelic footballer involved in serious car accident
Tyrone man Aaron Elliot was left severely-injured after being struck by a vehicle in Philadelphia.
# seamie for president
Seamus Coleman makes Everton supporters' dream come true with incredible €2,000 donation
The man is simply a class act.
# Class Act
Arsenal star donates £50 for every minute he played at Euros to Grenfell fire fund
Hector Bellerin pledges £19,050 to help British Red Cross efforts following London fire.
# Class Act
David Clifford rips Cork minors to shreds with 2-8 as Kerry remain on course for 5th straight Munster title
It was a brilliant team performance from Peter Keane’s side.
# Laochra Gael
'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'
Tommy Walsh is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.
# Class Act
Richie Power hits 0-6 on happy return to Croker as Carrickshock avenge 2005 defeat
A big win for the Kilkenny side today.
# Dream Come True
Cody Garbrandt lights up fan's night as he gives his belt to cancer survivor
The newly-crowned bantamweight champion shared his special moment with Maddux Maple.
# goalkeepers union
Hennelly receives classy show of support from 'keeper who endured similar heartbreak
One game doesn’t define a career.
# Class Act
'Talk to people in the room': Galway ladies are bringing back the old-school Nokia phones
The Tribeswomen are handing in their smartphones for the month of June to raise money for Pieta House.