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# spirit

Last year
# spirit
England come back in dramatic fashion to secure draw with the All Blacks
Eddie Jones’ side were trailing 25-6 with nine minutes to go.
All time
# spirit
'When the goal went in it was like the days of old' - McCarthy hails atmosphere and players' character
The Irish boss also celebrated the Irish goalscorer, in whom he has never lost faith.
# Led zeppelin
New trial ordered in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright lawsuit
The court in San Francisco overturned a 2016 judgment by a jury which found no proof the classic 1971 Zeppelin song breached the copyright of Taurus.
# if you listen very hard
Led Zeppelin denies stealing opening chords of Stairway to Heaven
Jimmy Page and Robert Plant told an LA court they didn’t lift the opening bars from Spirit’s Taurus.
# spirit
Wes Morgan hails Leicester's 'band of brothers'
“It’s the best feeling of my career and I couldn’t be prouder that it’s as part of this team.”
# Ruling
Judge rules that Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven may be partly stolen
A US judge said its opening may copy the notes of a song performed by the rock band Spirit.
# Stranger Than Fiction
24 years ago a US television network aired an actual exorcism...
Uncomfortable viewing.
# Aiga
Lam keen to maintain Connacht culture as Muliaina settles in
The former Samoa international is excited to welcome his new signings to the province.
# Ireland
This short film may make you reconsider emigrating
Newly-online Irish animation Origin tells the story of a young man on the brink of emigration – and how he discovers all that he can’t leave behind
# South Korea
South Korea 'temple cuisine' feeds body and soul
There has been a revival of centuries-old Buddhist tradition which bans foods linked to lust or anger…
# daniel farrell
Christmas cards keep Daniel's spirit alive - and raise €225,000 for hospice
Daniel Farrell died at just 15 months – but thanks to his family’s Christmas Card initiative, his spirit is being kept alive, his father told
# spirit
Running from war: Somali athletes defeat hardship for shot at glory
From Mogadishu, the road to the London Olympics is fraught with more uncertainty than most.