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Analysis: Henshaw shines as Ireland's attack shows exciting signs of progress
Attack coach Mike Catt will have been pleased with Ireland’s width, decision-making, and passing.
Ireland head to Japan on top of the world after convincing win over Wales
Joe Schmidt and Rory Best signed off at the Aviva Stadium with an encouraging victory.
In-form Rory McIlroy fires 63 to charge into Crans-Montana contention
The Holywood native has moved one shot behind halfway leader Gavin Green in Switzerland.
Phil Neville starts with win as England rout France
A blistering first-half display with goals from Toni Duggan, Jill Scott and Jodie Taylor set the Three Lions on their way.
Analysis: Conor Murray's lineout and Munster's clever set-piece attack
We’ve broken down some of the province’s best efforts from scrum and lineout in recent weeks.
Almost 30,000 fathers have taken paternity benefit since it was introduced
Self-employed fathers, parents adopting a child and same-sex couples are eligible to apply.
Lookman double ensures Big Sam-less Everton sign off European campaign with a win
The 20-year-old scored twice in a 3-0 victory over Cypriot champions Apollon Limassol.
Disappointment for Ireland's Simon Carr as he bows out of US Open at last-16 stage
It was another great showing by the son of former Dublin footballer and manager, Tommy.
Second-fastest time of her career for Ciara Mageean in very quick Diamond League race in Rome
Last year’s European bronze medalist finished in 10th place.
'I'm proud to be his manager' - McGeady named Championship player of the month
The Republic of Ireland and Preston North End winger was the best player in the Championship last month.
History-making gymnast Ellis O'Reilly fails to advance but plenty of reasons to be proud
The 18-year-old had an unfortunate fall during her beam exercise but did well on the vault and the uneven bars.
Comatose boxer Blackwell 'not deteriorating'
Meanwhile, Billy Joe Saunders also gave an encouraging update on the condition of the fighter.
Martin O'Neill will watch the Swedish goalkeeper's latest howler and rub his hands
Andreas Isaksson endured a nightmare at the weekend.
Hughton: Towell 'coped very well' on Brighton debut
Despite defeat to Hull, the Seagulls boss was encouraged by what he saw.
Individual highlights: Watch Kevin Doyle on his goalscoring QPR debut
The Ireland striker put in a fine performance in the 3-3 draw with Burnley over the weekend.
Column: Childcare is the main obstacle for women getting into business
If we want more women to become entrepreneurs and help rebuild the economy, then a national childcare scheme is needed, says Sarah Nic Lochlainn.