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#History makers

# history-makers - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Gibson hat-trick inspires Athlone to first ever women's FAI Cup final
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Gibson hat-trick inspires Athlone to first ever women's FAI Cup final

Sep 24th 2022, 7:02 PM 2,196 Views 0 Comments

Maddie Gibson was Athlone’s hero as they defeated Wexford Youths 3-0.

# history-makers - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Ireland beat Australia to win bronze at Sevens World Cup
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Ireland beat Australia to win bronze at Sevens World Cup

Sep 11th 2022, 7:20 PM 18,972 Views 8 Comments

Terry Kennedy provided two moments of magic as Ireland won 19-14 at the Cape Town Stadium.

# history-makers - Thursday 28 July, 2022

Sligo earn famous win over Motherwell to progress in Europe
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Sligo earn famous win over Motherwell to progress in Europe

Jul 28th 2022, 9:03 PM 38,871 Views 53 Comments

They beat the Scottish side 3-0 on aggregate.

# history-makers - Monday 18 July, 2022

'We purposely put the players under some immense pressure and they never missed a beat'
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# History Makers

'We purposely put the players under some immense pressure and they never missed a beat'

Jul 18th 2022, 5:20 AM 31,243 Views 9 Comments

Saturday’s Test series win in New Zealand deserves to go down as Irish rugby’s greatest achievement.

# history-makers - Sunday 10 July, 2022

'If we get our stuff right, we’ll win next week' - why Ireland don't fear the All Blacks
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'If we get our stuff right, we’ll win next week' - why Ireland don't fear the All Blacks

Jul 10th 2022, 7:12 AM 27,562 Views 21 Comments

Ireland’s winning margin of 11 points was New Zealand’s biggest home defeat in 29 years.

# history-makers - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Wales claim historic first victory over Springboks on South African soil
# Take A Bow
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# Take A Bow

Wales claim historic first victory over Springboks on South African soil

Jul 9th 2022, 6:21 PM 15,465 Views 10 Comments

Josh Adams’ late try, converted by Gareth Anscombe, delivered a narrow win for the tourists.

Magnificent Ireland create magic and history with stunning win over the All Blacks
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# History Makers

Magnificent Ireland create magic and history with stunning win over the All Blacks

Jul 9th 2022, 10:30 AM 82,141 Views 142 Comments

Ireland defeated the All Blacks 23-12 to level the series on their three-match tour to New Zealand.

# history-makers - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Ireland's youngsters on the verge of making history
# Great Expectations
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# Great Expectations

Ireland's youngsters on the verge of making history

Jun 14th 2022, 12:01 AM 7,466 Views 3 Comments

A win against Italy would see Jim Crawford’s men become the first Irish team ever to qualify for a major tournament.

# history-makers - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Disappointment for Ireland as they fall just short in first-ever World Rugby 7s final
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# History Makers

Disappointment for Ireland as they fall just short in first-ever World Rugby 7s final

May 22nd 2022, 8:01 PM 23,903 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the women’s team had to settle for a fourth-place finish.

# history-makers - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Ireland's 'new chapter' opens at do-or-die World Cup qualifiers after whirlwind summer
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# History Makers

Ireland's 'new chapter' opens at do-or-die World Cup qualifiers after whirlwind summer

Oct 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 3,396 Views 0 Comments

‘It’s quite a unique situation to be in, but these opportunities don’t come around very often,’ says Hannah McLoughlin.

# history-makers - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Roanmore celebrate after reaching Waterford senior hurling final for first time in 31 years
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Roanmore celebrate after reaching Waterford senior hurling final for first time in 31 years

Sep 26th 2021, 3:19 PM 12,614 Views 2 Comments

They defeated Dungarvan 1-15 to 0-12 in today’s semi-final in Walsh Park.

# 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'

Aug 1st 2021, 7:00 PM 7,407 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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Irish 4x400m mixed relay team finish eighth in Olympic final

Jul 31st 2021, 1:43 PM 24,074 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 5,931 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 18,299 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 8,969 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 6,700 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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Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final

Updated May 2nd 2021, 7:13 PM 82,572 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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Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’

Feb 6th 2021, 11:00 PM 7,827 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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Ajax set Dutch record with 13-0 win as Lassina Traore scores five

Oct 24th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,716 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 7,694 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 5,430 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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Liverpool close in on Premier League record points tally

Jul 8th 2020, 10:12 PM 32,419 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 12,188 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
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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 7,013 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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European medalist features as 10 more records broken at Irish Swimming Championships

Dec 13th 2019, 11:00 PM 3,074 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 11,670 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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Record-breaking crowd set to attend Ireland women's Euro qualifier with Ukraine

Oct 4th 2019, 8:19 PM 4,373 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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Union Berlin shock Dortmund in first-ever Bundesliga win

Aug 31st 2019, 8:24 PM 6,238 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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Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time

Jul 9th 2019, 2:09 PM 3,665 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
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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 23,479 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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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 4,941 Views 16 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
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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 13,291 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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Limerick end 22-year wait for league honours in style with final win over Waterford

Mar 31st 2019, 3:53 PM 28,049 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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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 9,312 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 6,609 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
# Upset
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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 8,553 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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Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:59 PM 9,850 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 6,703 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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CBC Cork qualify for first Harty Cup final in 101 years after win over Thurles

Jan 26th 2019, 3:30 PM 16,179 Views 4 Comments

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

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