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#History makers

# history-makers - Sunday 1 August, 2021

'There had been four female Irish Olympian medallists and we doubled that number in one race'
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# History Makers

'There had been four female Irish Olympian medallists and we doubled that number in one race'

Sun 7:00 PM 6,949 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s bronze-medal wining rowers have returned home.

# history-makers - Saturday 31 July, 2021

Irish 4x400m mixed relay team finish eighth in Olympic final
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# History Makers

Irish 4x400m mixed relay team finish eighth in Olympic final

Sat 1:43 PM 19,122 Views 18 Comments

Cillín Greene, Phil Healy, Sophie Becker and Chris O’Donnell clocked a time of 3:15.04.

# history-makers - Saturday 24 July, 2021

'You could see the smiles. It was just fun, and it still feels so surreal'
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# History Makers

'You could see the smiles. It was just fun, and it still feels so surreal'

Jul 24th 2021, 4:19 PM 5,880 Views 1 Comment

Ireland goalscorer Sarah Torrans was delighted with her side’s winning start at the Olympic Games.

# history-makers - Saturday 19 June, 2021

Benetton beat the Bulls to become the first Italian club to win a major trophy
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# History Makers

Benetton beat the Bulls to become the first Italian club to win a major trophy

Jun 19th 2021, 7:30 PM 18,164 Views 25 Comments

The Treviso club scored five tries to defeat South Africa’s Bulls 35-8 and win the inaugural Rainbow Cup.

# history-makers - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Arsenal crash out as Emery's Villarreal seal first-ever European final spot
# Europa League
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# Europa League

Arsenal crash out as Emery's Villarreal seal first-ever European final spot

May 6th 2021, 10:18 PM 8,926 Views 17 Comments

The La Liga outfit will face Manchester United in the decider.

# history-makers - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

'They lost their nerve and started to kick us' - Mahrez
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'They lost their nerve and started to kick us' - Mahrez

May 4th 2021, 11:23 PM 6,669 Views 0 Comments

The Algerian’s brace at the Etihad Stadium sealed a 4-1 aggregate success.

# history-makers - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final
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# History Makers

Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final

Updated May 2nd 2021, 7:13 PM 81,602 Views 13 Comments

And having qualified for the Olympics yesterday, Ireland’s mixed 4x400m team finished seventh in their final.

# history-makers - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’
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# History Makers

Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’

Feb 6th 2021, 11:00 PM 7,779 Views 21 Comments

Scotland beat England at Twickenham for the first time since 1983 in today’s Guinness Six Nations clash.

# history-makers - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Ajax set Dutch record with 13-0 win as Lassina Traore scores five
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# History Makers

Ajax set Dutch record with 13-0 win as Lassina Traore scores five

Oct 24th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,664 Views 3 Comments

The teenager is the first Ajax player to score five goals in a game since Marco van Basten did it in 1985.

# history-makers - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Three former internationals at the helm as Ireland's first-ever women's U20 side launched
# Breaking New Ground
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# Breaking New Ground

Three former internationals at the helm as Ireland's first-ever women's U20 side launched

Oct 1st 2020, 6:35 PM 7,607 Views 2 Comments

Fiona Hayes will be the team’s head coach, with Alison Miller and Jenny Murphy also involved.

# history-makers - Saturday 8 August, 2020

'It's been a long time coming' - Passion burns on and off the field as Bohs braced for WNL bow
# O Captain My Captain
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# O Captain My Captain

'It's been a long time coming' - Passion burns on and off the field as Bohs braced for WNL bow

Aug 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 5,300 Views 0 Comments

The history-making side’s captain, Niamh Kenna, is back in the top-flight after a six-year hiatus.

# history-makers - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Liverpool close in on Premier League record points tally
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# History Makers

Liverpool close in on Premier League record points tally

Jul 8th 2020, 10:12 PM 32,385 Views 27 Comments

The Reds were too good for an error-prone Brighton tonight.

# history-makers - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Dublin's Coláiste Eoin celebrate first Leinster senior hurling title with defeat of St Kieran's
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# History Makers

Dublin's Coláiste Eoin celebrate first Leinster senior hurling title with defeat of St Kieran's

Feb 23rd 2020, 1:27 PM 12,039 Views 5 Comments

A 1-16 to 0-17 success for the winners at Netwatch Cullen Park today in Carlow.

# history-makers - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

History at Dalymount as DCU crowned Collingwood Cup champions for the first time
# 100 Not Out
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# 100 Not Out

History at Dalymount as DCU crowned Collingwood Cup champions for the first time

Feb 5th 2020, 8:29 PM 6,943 Views 5 Comments

Star striker Jack O’Connor scored the winner in the penalty shootout.

# history-makers - Friday 13 December, 2019

European medalist features as 10 more records broken at Irish Swimming Championships
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# History Makers

European medalist features as 10 more records broken at Irish Swimming Championships

Dec 13th 2019, 11:00 PM 3,033 Views 0 Comments

Shane Ryan broke the Irish record for the 50m Butterfly.

# history-makers - Saturday 26 October, 2019

'It felt like we had achieved something for the people in the club that won 30 years ago'
# Bridging The Gap
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# Bridging The Gap

'It felt like we had achieved something for the people in the club that won 30 years ago'

Oct 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 11,529 Views 0 Comments

Niamh O’Callaghan’s Sarsfields recently ended a 30-year famine. Now, the Cork senior champions go in search of more.

# history-makers - Friday 4 October, 2019

Record-breaking crowd set to attend Ireland women's Euro qualifier with Ukraine
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# History Makers

Record-breaking crowd set to attend Ireland women's Euro qualifier with Ukraine

Oct 4th 2019, 8:19 PM 4,319 Views 2 Comments

All 8,000 tickets have seen sold or claimed for the clash with Ukraine next week.

# history-makers - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Union Berlin shock Dortmund in first-ever Bundesliga win
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# History Makers

Union Berlin shock Dortmund in first-ever Bundesliga win

Aug 31st 2019, 8:24 PM 6,210 Views 1 Comment

The hosts triumphed 3-1 in what is possibly the club’s greatest-ever win.

# history-makers - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time
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# History Makers

Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time

Jul 9th 2019, 2:09 PM 3,625 Views 8 Comments

The historic senior double-header will take place in August.

# history-makers - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Redmond scores 1-11 as Wexford end Leinster final hoodoo with win over Kilkenny
# History Makers
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# History Makers

Redmond scores 1-11 as Wexford end Leinster final hoodoo with win over Kilkenny

Jun 30th 2019, 1:24 PM 23,008 Views 2 Comments

Wexford’s star man struck a flurry of late points to seal a first provincial title since 1985.

# history-makers - Thursday 13 June, 2019

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins
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# History Makers

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins

Jun 13th 2019, 8:16 AM 4,898 Views 17 Comments

Jordan Binnington made 32 stops as St Louis claimed their first ever title.

# history-makers - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain
# History Makers
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# History Makers

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain

Jun 9th 2019, 4:42 PM 13,254 Views 10 Comments

Connor Ronan scored the only goal of the game as Stephen Kenny’s side progressed on Sunday afternoon.

# history-makers - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Limerick end 22-year wait for league honours in style with final win over Waterford
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# History Makers

Limerick end 22-year wait for league honours in style with final win over Waterford

Mar 31st 2019, 3:53 PM 27,967 Views 15 Comments

Eight points the margin that separated the teams in Croke Park

# history-makers - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Aaron Gillane: 'The last 22 years Limerick teams couldn't win the league, that's nothing to do with us'
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# History Makers

Aaron Gillane: 'The last 22 years Limerick teams couldn't win the league, that's nothing to do with us'

Mar 27th 2019, 7:17 PM 9,234 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick forward is chasing more Croke Park glory this Sunday.

# history-makers - Monday 4 March, 2019

'It's absolutely amazing to even think about it. God, it's unbelievable - no words'
# Ni Neart Go Cur Le Cheile
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# Ni Neart Go Cur Le Cheile

'It's absolutely amazing to even think about it. God, it's unbelievable - no words'

Mar 4th 2019, 7:00 PM 6,576 Views 0 Comments

Aoife Ní Chaiside starred as Slaughtneil secured an historic All-Ireland three in-a-row yesterday.

# history-makers - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs
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# Upset

Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:35 AM 8,521 Views 21 Comments

The Japanese outfit recorded the most significant win of their brief Super Rugby life in Hamilton on Saturday.

# history-makers - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England
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# History Makers

Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:59 PM 9,818 Views 29 Comments

Wales made history with a record 12th successive win in Test matches to keep their Grand Slam bid on course.

# history-makers - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Ireland Rugby 7s make history in Sydney with fourth place finish at World Series
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Ireland Rugby 7s make history in Sydney with fourth place finish at World Series

Feb 3rd 2019, 12:33 PM 6,648 Views 2 Comments

Two Irish players also featured in the 2019 World Series Dream Team for their performances in Australia.

# history-makers - Saturday 26 January, 2019

CBC Cork qualify for first Harty Cup final in 101 years after win over Thurles
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# History Makers

CBC Cork qualify for first Harty Cup final in 101 years after win over Thurles

Jan 26th 2019, 3:30 PM 16,116 Views 4 Comments

Jack Cahalane and Shane Barrett hit the goals in CBC’s victory today.

# history-makers - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Patriots clinch 10th straight AFC East title with win over Bills
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Patriots clinch 10th straight AFC East title with win over Bills

Dec 23rd 2018, 9:38 PM 5,230 Views 5 Comments

New England have become the first franchise in NFL history to earn a playoff berth in 10 straight seasons.

# history-makers - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Modric caps golden 2018 as Real Madrid lift Club World Cup
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# History Makers

Modric caps golden 2018 as Real Madrid lift Club World Cup

Dec 22nd 2018, 6:41 PM 7,993 Views 4 Comments

Santiago Solari celebrated his first trophy as Real Madrid’s coach with a 4-1 defeat of Al Ain in the Club World Cup final.

# history-makers - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland
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# History Makers

Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland

Sep 9th 2018, 10:28 PM 13,707 Views 10 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side set a new series points tally, securing 23 wins from 24 matches across the four legs.

# history-makers - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

It's official! Ireland rise to 8th in world rankings after heroic World Cup run
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It's official! Ireland rise to 8th in world rankings after heroic World Cup run

Aug 7th 2018, 11:43 AM 7,106 Views 6 Comments

Graham Shaw’s Green Army have powered from 16th to their highest-ever ranking.

# history-makers - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Ireland's hockey heroes to be welcomed home with civic reception in Dublin
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Ireland's hockey heroes to be welcomed home with civic reception in Dublin

Aug 5th 2018, 9:39 PM 30,579 Views 65 Comments

Lord Mayor and Dublin City Council organise public event for Bank Holiday Monday.

# history-makers - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Irish contingent to the fore as USA make history and stun Scotland
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Irish contingent to the fore as USA make history and stun Scotland

Jun 17th 2018, 9:08 AM 31,211 Views 10 Comments

It finished 30-29 in Houston.

# history-makers - Sunday 10 June, 2018

England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win
# Upset
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# Upset

England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win

Jun 10th 2018, 8:21 PM 7,145 Views 2 Comments

The Scots held their nerve in a lone one-day international at Edinburgh on Sunday.

# history-makers - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Incredible scenes as Carlow record first Leinster SFC victory over Kildare since 1953
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Incredible scenes as Carlow record first Leinster SFC victory over Kildare since 1953

May 27th 2018, 4:47 PM 46,299 Views 32 Comments

Turlough O’Brien’s side did not kick one wide throughout the contest.

# history-makers - Sunday 15 April, 2018

'Changing the mindset in the younger groups is a huge legacy from these last few years'
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# History Makers

'Changing the mindset in the younger groups is a huge legacy from these last few years'

Apr 15th 2018, 7:45 AM 10,432 Views 5 Comments

We spoke to Glenstal head coach Sean Skehan about his side’s Munster Schools Senior Cup success.

# history-makers - Monday 19 March, 2018

Armagh's St Ronan's claim first MacRory Cup title and now face Kerry's PS Chorca Dhuibhne on All-Ireland stage
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# History Makers

Armagh's St Ronan's claim first MacRory Cup title and now face Kerry's PS Chorca Dhuibhne on All-Ireland stage

Mar 19th 2018, 3:47 PM 5,338 Views 0 Comments

The Lurgan school ran out two-point victors in today’s decider at the Athletic Grounds.

# history-makers - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Carlow footballers make history by clinching promotion for the first time in over 30 years
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Carlow footballers make history by clinching promotion for the first time in over 30 years

Mar 18th 2018, 3:37 PM 13,058 Views 3 Comments

Carlow will be playing in Division 3 next year.

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