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# Semi Finals

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Super sub Sheppard sends Hoops into FAI Cup semi-final with late double
The striker earned Shamrock Rovers a 2-1 victory over Dundalk in tonight’s last eight replay.
Northern Ireland look for golden return from nine boxers
Michael Conlan, Paddy Barnes and Michaela Walsh are among those in action in the Commonwealth Games tomorrow.
Cruising Crusaders set up Super showdown versus Cheika's Waratahs
The Australian franchise have a home draw as they look for their first-ever Super Rugby title.
McCaw returns as Crusaders keep Carter at 12 for Super semi-final
All four franchises have named their starting XVs for the Super Rugby semi-finals.
What are Argentina’s chances of winning the World Cup?
The Dutch are up next for Alejandro Sabella’s side in the semi-finals tomorrow.
Higuain fires Argentina into World Cup semis
Alejandro Sabella’s side will play either the Netherlands or Costa Rica, who face off later.
5 things Ireland U20s must do to beat England in tomorrow's JWC semi-final
Ireland are in the final four of the Junior World Championship for the first time; can they go one better?
Four changes for Ireland U20s ahead of crucial JWC clash with Fiji
Mike Ruddock’s side can qualify for a first-ever semi-final by claiming a bonus-point win.
Sexton's debut Top 14 season ends as Montpellier rue rule mix-up
Racing were beaten in the semi-finals, with Toulon advancing to face Castres in a repeat of last season’s final.
O'Sullivan into last four after sweeping Murphy aside with a session to spare
The defending champion is into the last four after winning seven of the eight frames played today.
Munster craving 'difference between good and great' to reach fourth Cardiff final
It’s gonna be tough, but Munster hold hope of toppling the European champions in Marseille.
Here's the 15 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week
The times, dates and venues are in for this week’s games.
Croke Park to host Division 1 football league semi-final double-header next Sunday
The venue has been confirmed for the clashes which see Dublin, Cork, Mayo and Derry in action.
Gaelic Grounds to host Division 1 hurling league semi-finals on Easter Sunday
Clare will face Tipperary while Kilkenny take on Galway.
Kilkenny, Cork and Wexford book places in Division 1 camogie league semi-finals
Three counties can start looking forward to the semi-final stages now.
Do you want to dance live on stage at this year's Eurovision?
If you’re the type that faints at the thought of dancing in front of a huge crowd, this probably isn’t for you.
VIDEO: Here's how UCC and Jordanstown won their Sigerson Cup semi-finals today
The sides will clash tomorrow at Queen’s University in Belfast.
Race to Croker: The four clubs chasing an All-Ireland SFC final place on St Patrick's Day
Dr Crokes take on Castlebar Mitchels in Portlaoise tomorrow while St Vincent’s clash with Ballinderry in Newry.
Here's the 20 GAA games on the inter-county and All-Ireland club agenda this weekend
Check out what’s in store as the Allianz hurling league throws in while there are also AIB All-Ireland senior football semi-finals.
Here are the Munster and Ulster football squads for interprovincial semi-finals
Munster face Connacht in Tuam on Sunday while Ulster will meet Leinster in Navan.
Here are this week's fixtures in the 2014 Fitzgibbon and Sigerson Cups
There’s quarter-final places on offer in the Fitzgibbon Cup while semi-final spots are chased in the Sigerson Cup.
Check out this weekend’s action in the AIB GAA and camogie club championships
There’s final places in Croke Park on offer this weekend.
Today's All-Ireland club semi-final double-header at the Gaelic Grounds is off
There had been intermediate hurling and junior football ties scheduled for the Limerick venue.
Who'll bag trips to Croke Park for the AIB All-Ireland intermediate and junior finals?
The semi-final clashes all take place next Sunday afternoon at venues around the country.
Here's the venues for this year's AIB All-Ireland senior club semi-finals
The hurling semi-finals take place on February 8th with the football semi-finals on February 15th.
Is the Clare hurling championship set to be deferred?
A meeting tonight will decide whether to grant a request to defer the county hurling semi-final clashes for a week.
Sixmilebridge, Clonlara and Newmarket book Clare hurling semi-final spots
There were three quarter-final ties in the Banner county today.
Noel McGrath stars as Loughmore set up Tipp football final with Aherlow
It’ll be Loughmore-Castleiney against Aherlow Gaels in the county senior football final on November 4th.
Sarsfields and Midleton progress to Cork senior hurling final
The East Cork clubs won their respective semi-final ties today.
Sunday GAA club match tracker
Keep in touch with all the football and hurling action that took place around the country today.
Fiona Doyle fails to gain place in final despite breaking Irish record
The Irish swimmer finished with a time of 31.52 seconds this evening.
Tipp, Limerick, Cork and Waterford name teams for Munster MHC semi finals
The last four clashes take place tomorrow night.
Lee Chin set for 3 inter-county games for Wexford in 5 days
The Wexford player is in action tomorrow night in the semi-finals of the Bord Gáis Energy Leinster U21HC.
Check out all the goals from tonight's Confederations Cup action
Spain beat Nigeria to book a date with Italy in the semis, while Uruguay routed Tahiti.
'Hopefully Joe will still pick me' - Jonathan Sexton on Ireland's new coach
The outhalf starts for Leinster in this evening’s Pro12 semi-final with Glasgow Warriors.
3 key battles Ulster must win to reach the Pro12 final
It’s time for some knock-out rugby. Here’s what’s in store when Ulster host Scarlets
Gordon D'Arcy: We hope to send Joe Schmidt on his way with a couple of trophies
There was a further boost for Leinster as Dave Kearney should be fit for the Amlin Challenge Cup Final.
Ulster desire will lift them from bridemaids to winners - Mark Anscombe
The New Zealander believes his team has what it takes to capture the Pro12 title later this month.
Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s rugby action
Ulster and Leinster can ensure home semi-finals while Connacht bid farewell to a few legends.
10 Heineken Cup semis in 13 years for old-stager Ronan O'Gara
The Munster man has gone all the way just twice.