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# Gearing Up

This year
Ireland 'in really good position' heading into World Cup final
Ireland enjoyed a convincing win over South Africa to progress to the final.
Ireland set for first-ever meeting with China as World Cup preparations continue
The game will take place in Marbella next month.
Last year
Kenny's 'great respect' for Liverpool and new coach search after Eustace exit
Ireland boss shuts down talk of club versus country row with Liverpool as lack of Premier League regulars remains a concern.
Murray continuing his Wimbledon preparations with Rodionov test
The Scot also recently hit out at suggestions SW14 will be like an exhibition due to the lack of ranking points on offer this summer.
Tiger Woods draws huge crowds as he practices at Augusta for second day running
The 15-time major winner has not played in a top-level event since being involved in a horrific car crash in February 2021.
Sexton still has presence in Paris as Ireland get set for 'Fight Club'
Ireland feel better prepared to take on France in Paris than the last time they visited in 2020.
All time
Jack Grealish trains away from main group as England prepare for Scotland clash
It’s understood that the 25-year-old trained on his own to build full fitness after a shin injury.
All-Ireland camogie championship fixtures confirmed, trial rules to remain in place
Reigning champions Galway open their title defence against Wexford.
Klopp: ‘We will not stop - we still have big dreams’
The Liverpool manager is intent on creating another dynasty at Anfield and build on the tradition set by Shankly, Paisley and Dalglish.
'What does the League of Ireland mean to me? Everything. I'd be homeless and unemployed without it'
With the 2020 season about to get underway, The42 asked some of those players, managers and volunteers on the coalface one simple question…
Would you vote if there was another election?
Sinn Féin has said that they “aren’t afraid” should another election be called.
Gardaí go hi-tech to combat Christmas tree thieves
A few years ago up to 2,000 trees were being stolen a year in Wicklow.
In pictures: Munster's players in training ahead of Heineken Cup semi final
22-year-old academy out-half Jonathan Holland trained with the senior squad as JJ Hanrahan underwent fitness tests.
Pro24: Here are all the kits you’ll see in the RaboDirect Pro12 this season
Rugby players really enjoy these official kit launch photoshoots, eh?
Raikkonen sets the pace on the first day of pre-season testing
Twelve drivers hit the track at Jerez on Tuesday and it was the former world champion that dominated proceedings.