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# Progress

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Larkham enthusiastic about Munster's attack progress as Racing come to town
The Australian has made a positive impact since joining during the summer.
Connacht can lean on 2015/16 template for inspiration
The province won their first ever trophy in a year where the post-World Cup fallout hit others hardest.
For the first time in decades, women will be freely permitted to attend football matches in Iran
The Islamic republic has barred female spectators from football and other stadiums for around 40 years.
'We've made absolutely massive progress... It's a credit to all the supporters that have put in the voluntary hours'
Captain Derek Pender on the progress made both on and off the pitch at Bohemians.
FAI take further step to finally appointing independent directors to Board
Almost 17 years after the Genesis Report recommended so, the football body today went closer to bringing an outside perspective to its decision-making.
Clarke: 'Portrush hosting The Open is a sign of how far Northern Ireland has come'
After being awarded the honour of hitting the opening tee shot, Clarke spoke about what Royal Portrush hosting the Major means to him.
'I'm conditioned in such a way to be suspicious of the FAI... But things have changed'
Noel Mooney was praised for improving the atmosphere at the association by Stephen McGuinness and others yesterday.
'We're falling very far short': Citizens' Assembly on gender equality to start work in autumn
The assembly will begin its work in October this year.
'It feels a bit surreal': Landmark day for Irish women's cricket
Six players will receive part-time professional contracts thanks to the support of Sport Ireland.
Isco gets rare start while Madrid advance in Copa del Rey despite defeat
Martin Braithwaite gave Leganes victory over Real Madrid but it was not enough to cause a Copa del Rey upset for the second year running.
Giroud ends 794-minute Chelsea goal drought as Blues progress to Europa League last 32
The France international scored his first goal of the season tonight.
'That we managed to bring Ronaldo to Juventus is something exceptional' – Nedved
Juventus vice-president and former star player Pavel Nedved is excited about the future after Cristiano Ronaldo swapped Real Madrid for Turin.
Ireland's Oliver Dingley takes fifth place in European Championship
The diver missed the podium places by just six points over the final’s seven dives.
Messi and Argentina's World Cup hopes are still alive - here's how they can progress
Nigeria’s win over Iceland has boosted the hopes of Jorge Sampaoli’s side.
North Korea promises to shut nuclear test site next month
Kim Jong Un said he “would soon invite experts of South Korea and the US as well as journalists”.
EU, Trump and Russia praise North Korea's plan to halt nuclear tests
Donald Trump tweeted that “progress [is] being made for all”.
South Korea offers high-level talks with North in demilitarised zone
The offer comes after Kim Jong-Un said he has a nuclear button on his desk and his country might attend the Winter Olympics in the South.
Irish cream liqueurs are finally recovering from a ‘lost decade’ of sales
Analysis by the Alcohol Beverage Federation of Ireland has highlighted the category’s turnaround.
Rex Tillerson says US ready to talk to North Korea 'without preconditions'
Tillerson, however, remains determined to force it to abandon its nuclear arsenal.
Zlatan could be back this year, says Mourinho
“Do I think he will be back in 2017? Yes I do. But it is just a feeling.”
'It just proves that Ladies football has become a really watchable and exciting sport'
GAA commentator Brian Tyers and Head of Sport at TG4 Rónán Ó Coisdealbha spoke to The42 about covering Ladies GAA.
Opinion: Public interest in Ladies GAA must extend beyond All-Ireland final day
The concentrated focus on All-Ireland ladies final stunts the narrative of the season.
'You can only progress so much in a year. It will only come with time'
Rassie Erasmus knows Munster aren’t where they need to be but he’s positive they will grow.
'There was a fear' - Murray relieved Rassie is staying as Munster build
Now a senior player in the squad, the scrum-half is positive about the province’s future.
'A blatant affront to American values': New Orleans removes Confederate monument
The city mayor said this move sends a message that New Orleans celebrates its diversity, inclusion and tolerance.
'You have come a long way': Court hears how mother turned life around to regain access to child
The judge adjourned the case until October, when the mother and child’s progress will be seen.
Former Ireland and Lions second-row Jeremy Davidson to coach at Bordeaux next season
The 42-year-old has been at second-tier Aurillac since 2011.
Crisis averted? 1,200 nurses and midwives to be hired by end of year
Health Minister Simon Harris has said that the measures offer nurses and midwives “enhanced opportunities to advance their careers”.
Women's national team boycott training as they prepare for meeting with mediator over FAI row
“The players have not taken this decision lightly.”
O'Mahony's Munster 'forging our own way' as confidence grows in Europe
Rassie Erasmus’ group are being increasingly comfortable in setting their own standards.
Ireland climb a place in latest Fifa world rankings
Meanwhile, Northern Ireland remain unchanged in 35th, as do Wales (12th) and Scotland (67th).
A good night's work for the Louth and Offaly U21 footballers in the EirGrid Leinster championship
Louth saw off Wicklow by seven points while Offaly claimed a three point victory over Wexford.
Wada welcomes Putin's comments on Russia anti-doping system
The Russian president says they must heed the demands of the McLaren report.
Gareth Bradshaw edges Galway closer to promotion following impressive win over Clare
Galway took a 2-8 to 0-5 lead heading in at half-time.
Ireland target top two in what may be most competitive Six Nations yet
Joe Schmidt is hopeful his key players can stay injury-free in the 2017 championship.
Fit-again Richie Towell makes the Brighton bench for the first time this season
The Irish midfielder has had a difficult campaign with injuries preventing him from featuring so far this campaign.
New cocktail of drugs could significantly improve outcomes for cancer patients
40% of kidney cancer patients saw their tumours significantly reduce, while 10% were left with “no detectable sign of cancer” at all.
Ibrahimovic and Rooney fire Mourinho's Man United to friendly win in Sweden
United came from behind to beat Turkish side Galatasaray.
US military to lift ban on transgender troops
Currently, Pentagon rules allow transgender troops to be discharged from the military.
As many as 30 lives a month are saved because of the injection centre this woman co-founded speaks to the woman who opened North America’s only injection centre.