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#Last Chance Saloon

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 17 January, 2022

Military in the Channel and scrapping the licence fee: Johnson plots policies to save his job
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# Operation Red Meat

Military in the Channel and scrapping the licence fee: Johnson plots policies to save his job

Jan 17th 2022, 2:47 PM 30,106 Views 30 Comments

The UK Prime Minister is on the brink.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 13 March, 2021

What can we expect from Scotland? Great Scots or the great pretenders?
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What can we expect from Scotland? Great Scots or the great pretenders?

Mar 13th 2021, 12:00 PM 18,175 Views 8 Comments

Scotland have beaten Ireland only four times in the Six Nations era – so why will it be different tomorrow?

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 23 October, 2020

As it happened: Trump and Biden dial aggression down a notch in final presidential debate
Live Oct 23rd 2020, 3:54 AM

As it happened: Trump and Biden dial aggression down a notch in final presidential debate

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 25 September, 2020

Under-fire Kepa handed chance to hold off new signing Mendy for Chelsea starting slot
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Under-fire Kepa handed chance to hold off new signing Mendy for Chelsea starting slot

Sep 25th 2020, 3:54 PM 6,190 Views 2 Comments

The Blues have added a goalkeeper to take their summer spending past €250m, and they are still being linked with a move for Declan Rice.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 10 January, 2020

If Munster miss out on quarters it won't be a failure, argues Quinlan
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If Munster miss out on quarters it won't be a failure, argues Quinlan

Jan 10th 2020, 6:05 AM 7,958 Views 25 Comments

Former Munster great says perspective is needed as Johann van Graan’s side face survival Sunday in Paris.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 6 December, 2019

Johnson v Corbyn: The key moments from the final head-to-head election debate
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# Last Chance Saloon

Johnson v Corbyn: The key moments from the final head-to-head election debate

Dec 6th 2019, 11:05 PM 23,372 Views 32 Comments

The BBC hosted the hour-long face off.

# last-chance-saloon - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Leo Varadkar to meet Boris Johnson tomorrow to discuss securing a Brexit deal
# Last Ditch Effort
# Last Ditch Effort

Leo Varadkar to meet Boris Johnson tomorrow to discuss securing a Brexit deal

Updated Oct 9th 2019, 5:00 PM 20,887 Views 44 Comments

Michel Barnier said today that the EU and UK are “not really in a position to be able to find an agreement at this time”.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 30 August, 2019

There's been a huge increase in the number of Leaving Cert appeals
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# Last Chance Saloon

There's been a huge increase in the number of Leaving Cert appeals

Updated Aug 30th 2019, 11:00 AM 22,846 Views 39 Comments

The increase comes after last year’s legal challenge.

# last-chance-saloon - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Seamus Power finds his season's best when he needed it most
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Seamus Power finds his season's best when he needed it most

Aug 1st 2019, 6:27 PM 7,956 Views 4 Comments

The Waterford native — battling to keep his PGA Tour card — shot an opening-round 64 at the Wyndham Championship.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 28 June, 2019

On your marks: Entries for sold-out Dublin Marathon re-open on Monday
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On your marks: Entries for sold-out Dublin Marathon re-open on Monday

Jun 28th 2019, 2:45 PM 5,436 Views 1 Comment

Organisers are opening up an additional 2,500 spaces on a first come, first served basis.

# last-chance-saloon - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

As it happened: Áras race enters endgame as all six candidates take part in RTÉ Prime Time debate
Live Oct 23rd 2018, 11:53 PM

As it happened: Áras race enters endgame as all six candidates take part in RTÉ Prime Time debate

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Kell Brook says time is running out to make grudge match with 'little b**ch' Khan
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# Last Chance Saloon

Kell Brook says time is running out to make grudge match with 'little b**ch' Khan

Sep 8th 2018, 4:38 PM 6,627 Views 5 Comments

Kell Brook believes 2018 could be the last chance to make a fight between himself and Amir Khan.

# last-chance-saloon - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

'There was an awful sense of disappointment. We felt like we let something slip and get away from us'
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# Last Chance Saloon

'There was an awful sense of disappointment. We felt like we let something slip and get away from us'

Jul 25th 2018, 6:55 PM 8,554 Views 1 Comment

Kerry snatched a draw against Monaghan at the weekend which means the Ulster side will have to get a result against Galway to progress to the All-Ireland semi-finals.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 25 June, 2018

On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation
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On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation

Jun 25th 2018, 7:56 AM 12,279 Views 5 Comments

Leo Messi and the rest of Jorge Sampaoli’s troubled squad have one final shot at redemption against Nigeria on Tuesday.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Bath thrash London Irish to confirm Ulster will face Ospreys for last Champions Cup berth
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# Last Chance Saloon

Bath thrash London Irish to confirm Ulster will face Ospreys for last Champions Cup berth

May 5th 2018, 7:00 PM 7,677 Views 7 Comments

We’re set for a Sunday showdown at Kingspan Stadium.

# last-chance-saloon - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'The door is not completely shut': No more slip-ups as Ulster bid to save faltering season
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'The door is not completely shut': No more slip-ups as Ulster bid to save faltering season

Apr 11th 2018, 9:56 AM 5,413 Views 24 Comments

Jono Gibbes has urged his players to build on last week’s win in Edinburgh.

# last-chance-saloon - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

McDowell probes for cracks in Nóirín O'Sullivan's narrative but fails to land knockout blow
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# Disclosures Tribunal

McDowell probes for cracks in Nóirín O'Sullivan's narrative but fails to land knockout blow

Jan 24th 2018, 6:01 AM 10,052 Views 0 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan has been consistent and composed in the face of fierce questioning this week.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 3 July, 2017

Mayo face tricky trip to Clare in Round 3A, Meath to host Donegal
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Mayo face tricky trip to Clare in Round 3A, Meath to host Donegal

Jul 3rd 2017, 9:04 AM 15,872 Views 15 Comments

Both games will be played this weekend, 8/9 July.

# last-chance-saloon - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

The player ratings as the Lions are held to a draw by Hurricanes
# On Your Marks!
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# On Your Marks!

The player ratings as the Lions are held to a draw by Hurricanes

Jun 27th 2017, 10:58 AM 18,435 Views 12 Comments

Iain Henderson stood out for the tourists, but his yellow card signaled the start of a brilliant ‘Canes comeback.

# last-chance-saloon - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'I'd just be thankful to play again' - Ireland defender's mission to find a club after nightmare spell
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'I'd just be thankful to play again' - Ireland defender's mission to find a club after nightmare spell

May 31st 2017, 5:00 PM 32,274 Views 14 Comments

32-year-old Sean St Ledger is refusing to retire despite being out of football for the past 18 months.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 20 May, 2017

As it happened: Northampton Saints v Connacht, Champions Cup play-off semi-final From The42
Live May 20th 2017, 2:53 PM

As it happened: Northampton Saints v Connacht, Champions Cup play-off semi-final

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 12 May, 2017

Connacht to face Northampton in Champions Cup play-off after Stade Francais triumph
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# Remain Campaign

Connacht to face Northampton in Champions Cup play-off after Stade Francais triumph

May 12th 2017, 10:53 PM 12,067 Views 9 Comments

The Paris club had previously lost four European finals — two in the premier European Cup.

# last-chance-saloon - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Lobov keen to capitalise on unexpected third bite at the cherry at UFC 202
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Lobov keen to capitalise on unexpected third bite at the cherry at UFC 202

Aug 16th 2016, 9:30 PM 6,748 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old has been tasked with getting SBG Ireland off to a winning start this weekend in Las Vegas.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 4 July, 2016

5 talking points as Clare, Limerick, Cork and Wexford set for qualifier battles
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5 talking points as Clare, Limerick, Cork and Wexford set for qualifier battles

Jul 4th 2016, 5:30 PM 11,531 Views 15 Comments

It’s all on the line in next Saturday’s All-Ireland SHC qualifiers in Thurles, with quarter-final spots on offer.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 1 July, 2016

Maguire returns in goal as Dublin hurlers make 3 changes for crunch Cork clash
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Maguire returns in goal as Dublin hurlers make 3 changes for crunch Cork clash

Jul 1st 2016, 1:40 PM 6,305 Views 7 Comments

The Dubs will be aiming to keep their season alive when they face the Rebels at Páirc Uí Rinn tomorrow night.

# last-chance-saloon - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Ireland name Niamh Briggs in 7s squad for this weekend's Olympic qualifier in UCD
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Ireland name Niamh Briggs in 7s squad for this weekend's Olympic qualifier in UCD

Jun 21st 2016, 7:22 PM 5,127 Views 4 Comments

The stakes couldn’t be any higher for the

# last-chance-saloon - Sunday 19 June, 2016

'It's not the end of the world. Keep your head up. We still have one more chance' - Randolph
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# All Or Nothing

'It's not the end of the world. Keep your head up. We still have one more chance' - Randolph

Jun 19th 2016, 12:05 AM 5,307 Views 14 Comments

Ireland’s number one is staying positive despite the disappointment of their latest result at Euro 2016.

# last-chance-saloon - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Van Gaal: Manchester derby a 'do-or-die' fixture in United's season
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Van Gaal: Manchester derby a 'do-or-die' fixture in United's season

Mar 20th 2016, 10:33 AM 5,242 Views 6 Comments

The rivals lock horns at 4pm this afternoon.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 11 January, 2016

Oscar Pistorius is not giving up on avoiding jail for murder
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Oscar Pistorius is not giving up on avoiding jail for murder

Jan 11th 2016, 4:05 PM 10,652 Views 13 Comments

He’s appealing his murder conviction, but even if he fails he mightn’t be sentence to prison.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 4 September, 2015

Here's why it's very unlikely Diarmuid Connolly's DRA appeal would succeed
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Here's why it's very unlikely Diarmuid Connolly's DRA appeal would succeed

Sep 4th 2015, 10:19 AM 12,469 Views 23 Comments

The Dublin star is expected to take his case to the independent Disputes Resolution Authority.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 29 August, 2015

'It's something the players will be very alien to' - Last chance for Welsh outsiders
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'It's something the players will be very alien to' - Last chance for Welsh outsiders

Aug 29th 2015, 12:10 PM 5,676 Views 4 Comments

Neil Jenkins says that there are “numerous” places up for grabs in the Welsh squad.

# last-chance-saloon - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Mastermind Schmidt, rising White and more talking points from Ireland's XV
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Mastermind Schmidt, rising White and more talking points from Ireland's XV

Aug 27th 2015, 2:00 PM 8,295 Views 10 Comments

Luke Fitzgerald at 13, frontliners return and Joe Schmidt’s masterplan.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 10 August, 2015

Sam Burgess to make England debut as Lancaster names team for first World Cup warm-up
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Sam Burgess to make England debut as Lancaster names team for first World Cup warm-up

Aug 10th 2015, 5:31 PM 8,402 Views 16 Comments

France are the opposition this Saturday.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 31 July, 2015

5 talking points as Sligo, Tyrone, Donegal and Galway target All-Ireland quarter-finals
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5 talking points as Sligo, Tyrone, Donegal and Galway target All-Ireland quarter-finals

Jul 31st 2015, 5:00 PM 4,904 Views 8 Comments

The scene is set for the round 4B qualifiers.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Cork, Kildare, Westmeath and Fermanagh staring at All-Ireland football qualifier exit door
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Cork, Kildare, Westmeath and Fermanagh staring at All-Ireland football qualifier exit door

Jul 25th 2015, 8:45 AM 10,290 Views 14 Comments

The championship will end for two of these four counties this weekend.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 18 July, 2015

5 key questions as Tipp, Tyrone, Galway and Derry face qualifier battles
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5 key questions as Tipp, Tyrone, Galway and Derry face qualifier battles

Jul 18th 2015, 8:15 AM 5,028 Views 2 Comments

It’s a big weekend in the All-Ireland football qualifiers.

# last-chance-saloon - Saturday 11 July, 2015

6 talking points as Cork, Clare, Limerick and Dublin chase hurling qualifier glory
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6 talking points as Cork, Clare, Limerick and Dublin chase hurling qualifier glory

Jul 11th 2015, 12:20 PM 9,556 Views 5 Comments

It’s two from four to advance to the All-Ireland hurling quarter-finals.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 22 June, 2015

5 talking points from the All-Ireland hurling qualifier round 1 draw
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5 talking points from the All-Ireland hurling qualifier round 1 draw

Jun 22nd 2015, 3:19 PM 7,368 Views 3 Comments

There’s plenty at stake in the four upcoming clashes.

# last-chance-saloon - Monday 18 May, 2015

Connacht 'have nothing to fear' in Champions Cup visit to Gloucester
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Connacht 'have nothing to fear' in Champions Cup visit to Gloucester

May 18th 2015, 6:00 AM 4,426 Views 3 Comments

Captain John Muldoon explained the difficulty of first-halves at the Sportsground.

# last-chance-saloon - Friday 15 May, 2015

An openside question for Munster and more talking points as the Pro12 comes down to the wire
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# Last Chance Saloon

An openside question for Munster and more talking points as the Pro12 comes down to the wire

May 15th 2015, 7:05 PM 6,524 Views 4 Comments

Three Irish provinces have a lot to play for tomorrow.

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