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#Milestone

# 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 5,106 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 25,240 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 2,316 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 7,292 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 6,175 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 6,879 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 9,817 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 2,869 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 11,981 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 4,282 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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# First And Foremost

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

Mar 22nd 2019, 3:41 PM 4,422 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 7,414 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 4,460 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 5,245 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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# Park Run

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning

Apr 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,163 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 14,252 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 7,683 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 5,178 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 6,719 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 9,240 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 3,922 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 23,888 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 7,073 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 4,666 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 6,335 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 10,125 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 31,327 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 5,557 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 6,839 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 27,841 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 26,902 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 15,319 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 8,533 Views 16 Comments

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

# milestone - Friday 22 January, 2016

Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins
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Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins

Jan 22nd 2016, 10:00 AM 3,304 Views 7 Comments

The 17-time major winner has reached the round of 16 in Melbourne for the 14th time in his past 15 appearances.

# milestone - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Rooney delighted to sit alongside 'legend' Law after late winner against CSKA Moscow
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Rooney delighted to sit alongside 'legend' Law after late winner against CSKA Moscow

Nov 4th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,622 Views 30 Comments

Man United moved to the top of Group B with a priceless win on Tuesday evening.

# milestone - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call
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Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call

Oct 15th 2015, 12:43 PM 4,649 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile,Paul Marshall has reached a milestone.

# milestone - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo bags his 500th career goal, Juve and PSG claim wins From The42

Cristiano Ronaldo bags his 500th career goal, Juve and PSG claim wins

Sep 30th 2015, 10:00 PM 9,538 Views 14 Comments

The Portugal attacker reached a major milestone against Malmo on Wednesday, joining football luminaries such as Pele and Gerd Muller.

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