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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Heartbreak

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Australians warned about Valentine's Day romance scams that target lonely older people
Romance scams cost victims more money than any other form of cheating.
VIDEO: 'I'll never catcall, I'll treat and respect and help create an Ireland that will stand in awe of all mná'
Heartbreak is a powerful, new Irish short from writer Emmet Kirwan and director Dave Tynan.
Audio of Ronda Rousey's coach watching her get pummeled is a difficult listen
The writing was on the wall from the opening seconds of her UFC 207 bout with Amanda Nunes.
Lightning strikes twice as Scotland denied famous win by late Foley kick
Tevita Kuridrani’s try and Foley’s conversion break Scottish hearts at Murrayfield.
Bitter disappointment for Ireland as Katie Taylor crashes out of Rio Olympics
The London gold medallist lost on split decision to Finland’s Mira Potkonen.
'It's hard to explain how much it hurts not being able to realise my Olympic dream'
Irish track star Mary Cullen talks about her latest Games heartbreak, trying to find her way again and why she is excited to see Ciara Mageean take to the track in Rio.
Paddy Barnes: Next fight I would have got hammered again, I've no energy
One of Ireland’s leading medal hopes suffered a shock defeat this afternoon.
Ireland's relay team miss out on Olympics by .07 of a second but there may still be hope
Ireland sit in 17th position in the world, one place outside the qualifying berths.
Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'
“Jo believed in a better world and she fought for it everyday of her life with an energy and a zest for life that would exhaust most people.”
'I’m proud to say she was my daughter and I want to do her proud if she’s watching' - Arter
A tragic event in his personal life back in December has given the Ireland midfielder a sense of perspective.
Racing playmaker seeking revenge in Champions Cup final against Saracens
Last season’s quarter-final exit was a tough one to take for the Top 14 side
Judge ruled out of Euro 2016 with double leg break
The Ireland midfielder suffered the fractures in Brentford’s win over Ipswich Town earlier today.
19 little things that make Irish people sad
All around me are familiar faces, worn out faces…
Wicklow widow appeals to public after losing her late husband's wedding ring in Dublin
“It’s something that I’ve carried with me ever since, I’ve never taken it off since the moment I put it on.”
Connacht blow chance to claim quarter-final as late penalty downs Lam's men in France
The western province have work to do if they are to progress in the Challenge Cup.
Heartbreak for Connacht as late penalty sees them slide to another defeat
Pat Lam’s side have now lost four Pro12 games on the trot.
Bitter disappointment for Andy Lee as he loses his world title to Billy Joe Saunders
The Englishman won on a majority decision.
Cork woman who lost family after crash with suicidal driver says she'll never return to crash scene
Elber Twomey’s son Oisín and her unborn daughter, Elber Marie, died after the crash while her husband Con died 10 months later.
The stages of breaking up and the five steps you need to take to move on
Whether you are the dumper or the dumpee, breaking up is hard to do because most of us fear change, Rena Maycock has this advice.
10 things absolutely everyone does after a breakup, not just you
All the pizza in bed. All of it.
'I’d prefer no one to know my name'
Laura Bassett’s own goal is still playing on her mind after England’s Women’s World Cup exit.
The two strangers that got married live on radio have already split up
After three days, they both agreed that the spark just wasn’t there.
We'll Leave it There So: Irish hockey heartbreak, Mo Farah allegations and all of today's sport
Also, Bastian Schweinsteiger pays tribute to the Irish student who lost his life in the Berkeley tragedy.
Lam's Connacht lose after extra time in thrilling Champions Cup play-off
There was high drama in Kingsholm this afternoon.
Remember the time an Irish TMO denied Ireland the Six Nations in a points difference thriller?
We still don’t know how France escaped with the trophy in 2007.
This schools rugby photo perfectly sums up the absolute agony of losing a big game
Should schools rugby really mean this much?
'I remember breaking down on my own in the dressing room after the Leinster win'
Munster’s Damien Varley talks about the moment he felt his career was in jeopardy.
Heartbroken woman spends whole week in KFC after getting dumped
That’s one way of dealing with it.
'It certainly feels like a loss in the changing room' - Connacht's Muldoon
The back row explained his side’s decision to go for a fourth try rather than extend their 24-10 lead in the second half.
This four-year-old boy just had his first heartbreak, and his reaction is adorable
GIRLS, eh? Girls.
Kildare boss Ryan rues inability 'to get over the line' against Monaghan
The Lilywhites lost out at Croke Park after a thrilling period of extra time.
Sligo suffer European heartbreak at the hands of Rosenborg
The Irish side lost out 4-3 on aggregate at the Showgrounds tonight.
Heartbreak for Leitrim as Roscommon end their minor championship dream
Leitrim were Connacht minor league champions this year.
Diego Costa to miss Champions League final
But in good news for Atletico, midfielder Arda Turan could still prove his fitness ahead of the game.
Cheers turn to tears as Reading fans realise they have NOT clinched a playoff spot
The Championship side thought they had a chance of reaching the Premier League but Brighton ruined to feel-good vibes.
Irishman Dan Martin suffers final turn crash in Liege-Bastogne-Liege
The 27-year-old was sitting second coming into the sharp left-hand corner.
Munster come up just short after momentous effort against Toulon
The Top 14 outfit advance to the Heineken Cup final after Jonny Wilkinson kicked them to success in Marseille.
Disappointment for Irish athletes, as all five fail to progress at World Indoors
Ciara Everard and Roseanne Galligan missed out despite both running season’s best times. readers pick their cruellest moments in Irish sporting history
Warning – this makes for tough reading for Irish fans.
17 of the cruellest moments in Irish sporting history
Yesterday was not the first time there was heartbreak for Irish sports fans.