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# fightback

Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
England rally from two goals down to keep Olympic hopes alive with Netherlands win
Ella Toone’s stoppage-time goal completed the fightback against the Dutch in the Nations League.
This year
Nicolas Dominguez earns point for 10-man Nottingham Forest against Brentford
The day’s only Premier League game finished 1-1.
'There’s so much fight, we’ve never given up,' says Leona Maguire as Europe square Solheim Cup
Score tied at 8-8 ahead of singles.
Galway come from 12 points down to secure Leinster final spot with Dublin draw
It finished 2-22 to 1-25 at Croke Park.
Leona Maguire battles to top-30 finish at Chevron Championship
Cavan woman fought back from a four-over par round of 76 on the opening day.
Cavan golfer Leona Maguire battles to top-30 finish at Chevron Championship
Cavan woman fought back from a four-over par round of 76 on the opening day.
Shane Lowry resists fightback to knock Jordan Spieth out of WGC-Dell Match Play
The Irish star had already been eliminated following defeats by Taylor Montgomery and Mackenzie Hughes.
Late goals from Hayes and O'Connor fire Cork to Munster Hurling League title
Tipperary let eight-point lead slip.
Last year
Tom Brady leads Tampa Bay to victory over New Orleans with late touchdown pass
Quarter-back hit his stride in the fourth quarter, connecting with 15 of 21 passes.
Dasilva the hero for Brentford with late rocket completing two-goal comeback at Leicester
The substitute crashed home an unlikely equaliser with four minutes remaining for the Bees, who had been a clear second best for most of the match.
'To be told you might not be able to play the game you love again was pretty heart-wrenching'
Ben Carson feared the worst when he ruptured his spleen but now the Ireland U20 international is on the cusp of winning a grand slam.
All time
West Ham rally twice and score three goals in 14 minutes to snatch victory over Newcastle
The Hammers clinched a 4-2 win at St James’ Park.
'Ciara is just extremely resilient. She is a pro, a complete and utter professional'
There’s no doubt that Ciara Mageean will come back stronger from her latest setback in Tokyo.
'I can't even describe it, really, the sh** I've been dealt over the past year and a half'
Brendan Irvine sheds light on his fightback, Kevin McManamon’s quick thinking in London, and John Conlan being a dark horse on Call of Duty.
Saints rally with late brace to edge out fellow Premier League strugglers Watford
Southampton’s 2-1 win brings them to within two points of safety on the table.
Blair calls Independent Group a 'fightback' against 'populism-enthralled' Labour
The former Labour leader said that Brexit had plunged Britain into “the throes of an unparalleled political crisis”.
Watch: Luis Suarez helps inspire Barca's fightback against Real Sociedad
Second-half goals from the Uruguayan and Ousmane Dembélé were enough for the reigning champions to prevail.
Magical moment as O'Brien makes history with Ireland's first Test century
A man for the big stage, if ever there was one.
Irish striker Anthony Stokes on target, but Celtic secure Scottish League Cup final spot
Moussa Dembele’s second-half brace ensured Brendan Rodgers’ side claimed a hartd-fought victory.
'This was definitely the round that got me back into the Championship'
Rory McIlroy happy with how his Open bid is progressing.
Ireland recover from 14 point deficit to defeat Fiji in Canada 7s opener
Ireland enjoyed a 19-14 win with three late tries.
Cats minor Sean Bolger posts 2-2 as Kilkenny CBS rally to see off Athenry to book last four place
The Kilkenny school are into the Croke Cup semi-finals where they’ll face Our Ladys Secondary School Templemore.
Rory McIlroy leads European comeback but US lead 5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup
Rose and Stenson have claimed a big, big point.
One of Ireland's most promising players helped inspire a Preston fightback last night
The young midfielder has made 37 appearances in all competitions for the Lilywhites this season, scoring three goals.
Defoe caps Sunderland fightback as Liverpool blow lead
Goals from Roberto Firmino and Adam Lallana initially seemed to be enough to give the Reds all three points.
Why Labour isn't finished just yet
Analysis: The party’s obituary has already been written but don’t rule out a reversal in its fortunes.
Anti-austerity protesters clash with police near Downing Street
Protesters threw smoke bombs and arrests were made.
Dominant second half drives Ulster to important win over Scarlets
Neil Doak’s side had to recover from a half-time deficit at Kingspan Stadium.
Crisis? What crisis? Barca get back to winning ways against Atletico
Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez all found the net for the Catalan giants.
Kenny: SF would 'absolutely wreck' economy. Adams: Resign and 'let the people decide'
The pre-election rhetoric has begun.
Twitter sues the US government over right to disclose surveillance orders
The lawsuit concerns the restrictions placed on Twitter over its ability to disclose the exact number of requests made by the FBI and US Justice Department.
Bohs pay the penalty as Corcoran misses late spot-kick to beat Athone
The Dublin side had fought back from 2-0 down.
Spectacular European collapse sees Asia share the Inaugural EurAsia Cup
Team Europe had led 5-0 after day one.
Sunderland v Manchester United, Premier League
A fourth league defeat for the league champions would have heaped further pressure on David Moyes.
Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne stay top as they return to winning ways in Clontarf
A second-half comeback gave Mike Ruddock’s side the victory while Garryowen stayed in touch with a win over Shannon.
Barry-Murphy: Cork would not trouble Galway with a similar performance
The Cork manager was delighted with the impact of his substitutes but is aware that an extra effort is needed for the semi-finals.