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# milestone - Friday 10 September, 2021

Vaccine rollout hits major milestone as 90% of adults are fully vaccinated
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Vaccine rollout hits major milestone as 90% of adults are fully vaccinated

Sep 10th 2021, 7:55 AM 30,731 Views 163 Comments

Seven million vaccine doses will have been administered by the end of today.

# milestone - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Ger Lyons records landmark 1,000th winner at Roscommon
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Ger Lyons records landmark 1,000th winner at Roscommon

Aug 31st 2021, 8:28 AM 2,353 Views 0 Comments

Offiah and Colin Keane give Classic-winning trainer victory to remember.

# milestone - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Covid-19 vaccine registration for children aged 12 to 15 to begin next Thursday
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Covid-19 vaccine registration for children aged 12 to 15 to begin next Thursday

Aug 5th 2021, 1:27 PM 39,925 Views 135 Comments

NIAC has recommended that people in this age group should be offered an mRNA vaccine.

# milestone - Thursday 8 July, 2021

Delta variant to 'outmatch' Ireland's supply of Covid-19 vaccines in coming weeks
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Delta variant to 'outmatch' Ireland's supply of Covid-19 vaccines in coming weeks

Updated Jul 8th 2021, 4:30 PM 77,947 Views 126 Comments

Some 4.5 million vaccine doses have been administered to date, and over two million people are fully vaccinated.

# milestone - Thursday 3 June, 2021

McGrath to captain Leinster in Glasgow to mark his 150th appearance
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McGrath to captain Leinster in Glasgow to mark his 150th appearance

Jun 3rd 2021, 12:35 PM 5,136 Views 9 Comments

Wingers Tommy O’Brien and Jimmy O’Brien get a chance to impress Leo Cullen in club’s penultimate game of the season.

# milestone - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Two millionth dose of Covid-19 vaccine set to be administered in Ireland today
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Two millionth dose of Covid-19 vaccine set to be administered in Ireland today

May 13th 2021, 2:51 PM 25,272 Views 33 Comments

HSE CEO Paul Reid confirmed the news at this afternoon’s HSE Covid-19 press briefing.

# milestone - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

'Feels like yesterday making my first' - 50th Irish cap for Arsenal star as World Cup qualifiers loom
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'Feels like yesterday making my first' - 50th Irish cap for Arsenal star as World Cup qualifiers loom

Apr 13th 2021, 7:00 AM 2,326 Views 1 Comment

Katie McCabe reached the half century mark against Belgium on Sunday.

# milestone - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'As honest as the day is long' - CJ Stander set to hit 50-cap mark
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'As honest as the day is long' - CJ Stander set to hit 50-cap mark

Mar 13th 2021, 1:01 AM 7,304 Views 12 Comments

The 30-year-old has been a key man since his Test debut back in 2016.

# milestone - Friday 5 March, 2021

McCarthy's unbeaten start at Cardiff continues with stalemate on 1,000th game of career
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McCarthy's unbeaten start at Cardiff continues with stalemate on 1,000th game of career

Mar 5th 2021, 10:32 PM 6,177 Views 2 Comments

The result meant the Bluebirds missed out on an opportunity to climb into the Championship’s play-off positions.

# milestone - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Becky Hammon becomes first woman to lead NBA team as Spurs lose out to Lakers
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Becky Hammon becomes first woman to lead NBA team as Spurs lose out to Lakers

Dec 31st 2020, 10:20 AM 6,892 Views 2 Comments

‘It is a big deal and a substantial moment,’ the 43-year-old said after taking over coaching duties from the ejected Gregg Popovich last night.

# milestone - Thursday 29 October, 2020

'Loved in Wales, admired around the world' - Alun Wyn Jones to become most capped Test player in rugby history
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'Loved in Wales, admired around the world' - Alun Wyn Jones to become most capped Test player in rugby history

Oct 29th 2020, 1:25 PM 9,864 Views 5 Comments

Warren Gatland has paid tribute to the Wales captain ahead of his landmark appearance, which makes 149 the new record.

# milestone - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

'When you start out you hope to just get one' - Irish jockey Murphy on reaching 1,000 UK winners
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'When you start out you hope to just get one' - Irish jockey Murphy on reaching 1,000 UK winners

Oct 28th 2020, 12:00 PM 2,873 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old had cause for celebration at Southwell yesterday.

# milestone - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment
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Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment

Sep 24th 2020, 3:45 PM 11,992 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Andy Farrell’s Ireland have learned who will be refereeing them this autumn.

# milestone - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

The number of global cases of Covid-19 has hit 20 million
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The number of global cases of Covid-19 has hit 20 million

Aug 11th 2020, 7:43 AM 18,008 Views 22 Comments

Johns Hopkins University said the milestone was passed early this morning.

# milestone - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Ludik to win 100th cap as Ulster name team to face Scarlets
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Ludik to win 100th cap as Ulster name team to face Scarlets

Nov 28th 2019, 12:27 PM 4,287 Views 5 Comments

Dan McFarland has made a number for changes to the side that beat Clermont.

# milestone - Friday 22 March, 2019

'Everything we need' - Big Olympic boost as top Irish sailors open the doors of their 'new home'
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'Everything we need' - Big Olympic boost as top Irish sailors open the doors of their 'new home'

Mar 22nd 2019, 3:41 PM 4,441 Views 0 Comments

Rio medallist Annalise Murphy is among the 13 leading sailors based at the new facility in Dún Laoghaire.

# milestone - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Lukaku takes chance at centre forward to enter Premier League's top 20 all-time goalscorers
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Lukaku takes chance at centre forward to enter Premier League's top 20 all-time goalscorers

Feb 28th 2019, 11:52 AM 7,415 Views 4 Comments

The 25-year-old’s brace in last night’s win over Crystal Palace brought him up to 111 league goals in England.

# milestone - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Canadian Grand Prix sees Vettel earn 50th career win to go top in title race
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Canadian Grand Prix sees Vettel earn 50th career win to go top in title race

Jun 10th 2018, 10:13 PM 4,466 Views 4 Comments

There is a new leader in the F1 drivers’ standings, with Lewis Hamilton finishing fifth.

# milestone - Monday 28 May, 2018

'It brings lads closer together' - Longford rejoice after ending 30-year wait for Leinster semi-final
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'It brings lads closer together' - Longford rejoice after ending 30-year wait for Leinster semi-final

May 28th 2018, 4:18 PM 5,249 Views 4 Comments

Longford edged out Meath to book a place in the last four of the Leinster SFC.

# milestone - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning
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Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning

Apr 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,195 Views 7 Comments

There are 75 parkruns and 13 junior parkruns across the country.

# milestone - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Ex-Ireland underage midfielder becomes first Englishman to play for Barcelona since Lineker
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Ex-Ireland underage midfielder becomes first Englishman to play for Barcelona since Lineker

Mar 8th 2018, 11:07 AM 14,256 Views 2 Comments

Marcus McGuane made his senior bow for the Catalan giants last night.

# milestone - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Gareth Barry equals Premier League appearance record set by Ryan Giggs
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Gareth Barry equals Premier League appearance record set by Ryan Giggs

Sep 16th 2017, 4:21 PM 7,689 Views 13 Comments

Barry has also set a record of his own as he becomes the first player to start 600 Premier League games.

# milestone - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Kane scores 100th Tottenham goal with stunner against Everton
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Kane scores 100th Tottenham goal with stunner against Everton

Sep 9th 2017, 4:35 PM 5,179 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old striker needed 169 appearances to reach the milestone after going on a run of three games without finding the net

# milestone - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Money, money, money! US Open to break $50 million prize barrier
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Money, money, money! US Open to break $50 million prize barrier

Jul 18th 2017, 9:12 PM 6,723 Views 2 Comments

It remains the richest event in tennis.

# milestone - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike
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Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike

May 13th 2017, 2:30 PM 9,245 Views 3 Comments

The Scottish Premiership champions were 3-1 winners over second-placed Aberdeen last night with Jonny Hayes on target for the Dons.

# milestone - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Milestone for Sanchez as Arsenal keep their top-four hopes alive
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Milestone for Sanchez as Arsenal keep their top-four hopes alive

May 10th 2017, 9:39 PM 9,200 Views 8 Comments

A 2-0 win at Southampton puts the Gunners three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with three games to play.

# milestone - Saturday 29 April, 2017

History-making Magees settle for bronze at European Championships
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History-making Magees settle for bronze at European Championships

Apr 29th 2017, 7:47 PM 3,925 Views 2 Comments

They take home Ireland’s first-ever medal from the tournament.

# milestone - Thursday 20 April, 2017

He made it: Enda just became the longest-serving Fine Gael Taoiseach
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He made it: Enda just became the longest-serving Fine Gael Taoiseach

Apr 20th 2017, 12:10 AM 23,981 Views 120 Comments

The Taoiseach reaches a political milestone today.

# milestone - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Advantage Real Madrid as Ronaldo's 100th European goal puts holders in the driving seat
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Advantage Real Madrid as Ronaldo's 100th European goal puts holders in the driving seat

Apr 12th 2017, 10:03 PM 16,893 Views 50 Comments

Zinedine Zidane’s men claimed a 2-1 win over 10-man Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarter-final first leg.

# milestone - Thursday 23 March, 2017

1000 not out: The legend that is Gigi Buffon is about to reach another milestone
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1000 not out: The legend that is Gigi Buffon is about to reach another milestone

Mar 23rd 2017, 7:35 PM 7,080 Views 7 Comments

The Italy and Juventus goalkeeper made his professional debut 22 years ago.

# milestone - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'I'm really excited for what the future holds for the country': Roche impressed with Ireland's new style
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'I'm really excited for what the future holds for the country': Roche impressed with Ireland's new style

Mar 5th 2017, 4:47 PM 4,671 Views 4 Comments

The Sunderland striker reached 50 senior caps for the Girls in Green this week.

# milestone - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but  Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino
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Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino

Sep 25th 2016, 3:43 PM 6,337 Views 3 Comments

The most important Roman since Romulus will celebrate his 40th birthday this week.

# milestone - Thursday 28 July, 2016

It's official: Apple has sold a billion iPhones
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It's official: Apple has sold a billion iPhones

Jul 28th 2016, 8:57 AM 10,127 Views 49 Comments

It took more than nine years for it to pass that marker.

# milestone - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight
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Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight

Jul 26th 2016, 6:07 AM 31,331 Views 29 Comments

But it may not help it reverse a slowdown in iPhone sales.

# milestone - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Classy Cavendish claims 30th Tour stage win with superb sprint finish
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Classy Cavendish claims 30th Tour stage win with superb sprint finish

Jul 16th 2016, 5:26 PM 5,561 Views 9 Comments

There were no changes in the general classification as Chris Froome and his main rivals finished safely in the peloton.

# milestone - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Laois book first Leinster minor final place in 9 years with win over Offaly
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Laois book first Leinster minor final place in 9 years with win over Offaly

Jul 5th 2016, 9:11 PM 6,846 Views 2 Comments

Evan Lowry scored the second-half goal that sealed victory in a convincing win for his side.

# milestone - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Fresh air, good food and a morning coffee: 106-year-old shares secrets to long and healthy life
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Fresh air, good food and a morning coffee: 106-year-old shares secrets to long and healthy life

Jun 30th 2016, 9:19 PM 27,842 Views 21 Comments

Elizabeth Dempsey still enjoys the odd glass of sherry and having her hair set every week and her nails manicured.

# milestone - Thursday 2 June, 2016

This is now the second best-selling videogame of all time
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This is now the second best-selling videogame of all time

Jun 2nd 2016, 4:37 PM 26,907 Views 29 Comments

But Minecraft has a long way to go before it takes the top spot.

# milestone - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Six St Patrick's Day winners for Ireland as Vautour flies highest in Ryanair Chase
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Six St Patrick's Day winners for Ireland as Vautour flies highest in Ryanair Chase

Mar 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 15,322 Views 17 Comments

There was a treble for Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh along with victories for Gordon Elliott, Colm Murphy and Patrick Kelly on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival.

# milestone - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Luis Suarez has taken just 31 games to reach 30 goals for Barcelona
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Luis Suarez has taken just 31 games to reach 30 goals for Barcelona

Jan 27th 2016, 10:26 PM 8,536 Views 16 Comments

The Catalan giants are safely though to the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey after tonight’s victory.

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