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# team-ireland - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

It's gold for Quigley at U23 Championships
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It's gold for Quigley at U23 Championships

Dec 18th 2012, 9:24 PM 955 Views 0 Comments

The Donegal middleweight won his final in Russia today while team-mate Hugh Myres earned a silver medal.

# team-ireland - Saturday 6 October, 2012

John Joe going pro? Nevin to announce decision tonight
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John Joe going pro? Nevin to announce decision tonight

Oct 6th 2012, 1:05 PM 602 Views 0 Comments

The Olympic silver medallist will reveal news about his future on the Brendan O’Connor Show tonight.

# team-ireland - Friday 28 September, 2012

Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians
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Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians

Sep 28th 2012, 6:50 PM 881 Views 0 Comments

Bronze Medal winner Cian O’Connor competes in China while triathlete Aileen Morrison is in Yokohama, Japan.

# team-ireland - Friday 21 September, 2012

In pictures: Team Ireland meets President Higgins at the Áras
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In pictures: Team Ireland meets President Higgins at the Áras

Sep 21st 2012, 8:15 PM 10,527 Views 17 Comments

When Michael D met Katie T…

# team-ireland - Sunday 16 September, 2012

The sporting tweets of the week: Rory meets a new friend
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The sporting tweets of the week: Rory meets a new friend

Sep 16th 2012, 10:30 AM 2,439 Views 4 Comments

This week, Joey Barton gives his thoughts on Hillsborough and Jason Smyth weighs in on the debate over his nationality.

# team-ireland - Monday 10 September, 2012

Pics: Welcome home! Ireland's medal-laden Paralympic heroes return
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# Homecoming

Pics: Welcome home! Ireland's medal-laden Paralympic heroes return

Sep 10th 2012, 9:50 PM 12,494 Views 26 Comments

A warm welcome for our athletes back in Dublin tonight.

Ireland's heroes head for home as Paralympics closes
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Ireland's heroes head for home as Paralympics closes

Sep 10th 2012, 11:14 AM 2,508 Views 1 Comment

Team Ireland’s 49 athletes are expected to meet the public in Dublin Airport shortly after 8pm this evening.

# team-ireland - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Festival of the Flame: Paralympics closes in spectacular fashion
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Festival of the Flame: Paralympics closes in spectacular fashion

Sep 9th 2012, 11:03 PM 2,660 Views 3 Comments

The Games drew to a close at London’s Olympic Stadium tonight.

# team-ireland - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Paralympics 2012: No medal for McDonald despite PB
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# Unlucky

Paralympics 2012: No medal for McDonald despite PB

Sep 8th 2012, 9:00 PM 4,752 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, James Scully brought the curtain down on Ireland’s involvement and called it ‘the best experience of his life’.

Paralympics 2012: McDonald and Scully reach final, Keane misses out (updated)
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Paralympics 2012: McDonald and Scully reach final, Keane misses out (updated)

Sep 8th 2012, 1:34 PM 3,198 Views 1 Comment

The gold medallist has qualified for this evening’s event with a time of 1:10.59.

Paralympic breakfast: Triumphant Team Ireland hoping to end Games on a high
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Paralympic breakfast: Triumphant Team Ireland hoping to end Games on a high

Sep 8th 2012, 7:20 AM 3,977 Views 6 Comments

Catherine Walsh and Fran Meehan are among those hoping to add to the Irish side’s medal haul today.

# team-ireland - Friday 7 September, 2012

Paralympic Village: Smyth secures iconic status
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Paralympic Village: Smyth secures iconic status

Sep 7th 2012, 11:25 PM 8,016 Views 17 Comments

The sprinter, along with Mark Rohan and Catherine O’Neill, added to Ireland’s medal haul today.

Another world record! Jason Smyth claims gold in style
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Another world record! Jason Smyth claims gold in style

Sep 7th 2012, 8:44 PM 10,729 Views 25 Comments

The Irish athlete recorded a time of 21.05 at the Olympic Stadium tonight.

Make mine a double! Mark Rohan wins his second cycling gold
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Make mine a double! Mark Rohan wins his second cycling gold

Sep 7th 2012, 1:17 PM 3,735 Views 8 Comments

Westmeath’s Mark Rohan doubled up on his Paralympic haul with gold in the men’s individual road race H1 this morning.

Paralympic Breakfast: Smyth set to chase double double
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Paralympic Breakfast: Smyth set to chase double double

Sep 7th 2012, 7:20 AM 2,650 Views 4 Comments

We also have news of the other Irish athletes in action as the Games’ end comes into sight.

# team-ireland - Thursday 6 September, 2012

The Morning Score: Thursday
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The Morning Score: Thursday

Sep 6th 2012, 9:35 AM 513 Views 1 Comment

Pat Gilroy, Jason Smyth and Roger Federer all feature in today’s edition.

# team-ireland - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Paralympic Village: Joy for Kearney and Barry on Day Six
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Paralympic Village: Joy for Kearney and Barry on Day Six

Sep 4th 2012, 11:35 PM 3,600 Views 4 Comments

It was a historic day in London, with a number of world records being broken.

Medal number ten: Orla Barry takes bronze in the discus
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Medal number ten: Orla Barry takes bronze in the discus

Sep 4th 2012, 10:46 PM 5,264 Views 6 Comments

The Cork native finished with a score of 28.12 in London this evening.

Cool as you like: Kearney secures bronze medal at Paralympics (updated)
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# Winning

Cool as you like: Kearney secures bronze medal at Paralympics (updated)

Sep 4th 2012, 8:33 PM 5,419 Views 11 Comments

Team Ireland have now won nine medals in total, following the rider’s success.

Paralympics 2012: McDonald into final, Baldwin misses out despite PB
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# Update

Paralympics 2012: McDonald into final, Baldwin misses out despite PB

Sep 4th 2012, 2:32 PM 2,811 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, James Dwyer has placed sixth in the individual freestyle test – grade IV.

Paralympic Breakfast: Kearney bids for more glory
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Paralympic Breakfast: Kearney bids for more glory

Sep 4th 2012, 7:20 AM 2,662 Views 3 Comments

The Irish rider is hoping to add to the silver medal she already won, as she competes in Individual Freestyle Test later today.

# team-ireland - Monday 3 September, 2012

Paralympic Village, Day Five: Double delight for McKillop
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Paralympic Village, Day Five: Double delight for McKillop

Sep 3rd 2012, 11:16 PM 4,720 Views 7 Comments

The Irish sprinter won his second gold medal, while Eilish Byrne came fourth in the Equestrian Individual Freestyle Test.

Paralympic Breakfast: Take two for Michael McKillop
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Paralympic Breakfast: Take two for Michael McKillop

Sep 3rd 2012, 7:20 AM 3,795 Views 2 Comments

The Irish gold medalist tonight bids to emulate the success he enjoyed at the weekend.

# team-ireland - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland
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Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland

Sep 2nd 2012, 10:51 PM 7,191 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Oscar Pistorius, as he lost out to Brazil’s Alan Oliveira.

Kearney takes silver in Individual Championships, Ireland win bronze in team event
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Kearney takes silver in Individual Championships, Ireland win bronze in team event

Sep 2nd 2012, 7:47 PM 6,444 Views 12 Comments

The 23-year-old today recorded a score of 76.700 per cent.

Paralympic Breakfast: Ireland’s Firth hoping to continue her success
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Paralympic Breakfast: Ireland’s Firth hoping to continue her success

Sep 2nd 2012, 8:15 AM 805 Views 0 Comments

Yes folks, Saturday’s gold rush DID actually happen.

# team-ireland - Saturday 1 September, 2012

More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold
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More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold

Sep 1st 2012, 8:29 PM 9,147 Views 25 Comments

The Wexford man beat his original PB by seven seconds at the Aquatic Centre this evening.

Paralympics: Disappointment for Irish athletes in field, track
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Paralympics: Disappointment for Irish athletes in field, track

Sep 1st 2012, 2:39 PM 1,247 Views 0 Comments

As world records were being smashed, Catherine O’Neill and Cathal Miller had to be content with a place outside the medals.

VIDEO: Relive Jason Smyth’s gold medal win at the 2008 Paralympics
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# Nostalgia

VIDEO: Relive Jason Smyth’s gold medal win at the 2008 Paralympics

Sep 1st 2012, 11:49 AM 4,374 Views 7 Comments

Ahead of his big event tonight, here’s a chance to look back on the Irish athlete’s moment of glory in Beijing.

# team-ireland - Friday 31 August, 2012

Paralympic Village, Day Two: Firth and Smyth make history
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Paralympic Village, Day Two: Firth and Smyth make history

Aug 31st 2012, 11:04 PM 9,583 Views 15 Comments

It’s undoubtedly been a day to remember for Team Ireland.

Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers
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Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers

Aug 31st 2012, 9:57 PM 11,802 Views 31 Comments

Team Ireland’s youngest member claims its first medal of the London Paralympic Games.

Paralympic breakfast: 2008 gold medalist Smyth hoping for repeat performance
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# Ready To Go

Paralympic breakfast: 2008 gold medalist Smyth hoping for repeat performance

Aug 31st 2012, 7:20 AM 3,701 Views 2 Comments

From an Irish perspective, there is also much anticipation surrounding the cycling events taking place today.

# team-ireland - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Paralympics 2012: Brown and Shaw make bronze medal ride off, Keane reaches 100m final
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Paralympics 2012: Brown and Shaw make bronze medal ride off, Keane reaches 100m final

Aug 30th 2012, 2:23 PM 4,507 Views 3 Comments

Eilish Byrne also put in an encouraging display earlier today.

Meet the 49 athletes representing Ireland at the Paralympics
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Meet the 49 athletes representing Ireland at the Paralympics

Aug 30th 2012, 1:07 PM 2,213 Views 0 Comments

Read our short profiles on the men and women competing in London over the next nine days.

11 incredible images from the Paralympics opening ceremony
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11 incredible images from the Paralympics opening ceremony

Aug 30th 2012, 10:33 AM 6,878 Views 9 Comments

Fireworks? Check. Flying wheelchairs? Check. Queen Elizabeth II wearing red earplugs? Check.

Explainer: Here’s everything you need to know about the 2012 Paralympics
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Explainer: Here’s everything you need to know about the 2012 Paralympics

Aug 30th 2012, 9:30 AM 2,530 Views 4 Comments

Don’t know much about the upcoming events? Check out our comprehensive guide.

Paralympics: Here's who to follow on Twitter
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Paralympics: Here's who to follow on Twitter

Aug 30th 2012, 8:15 AM 651 Views 0 Comments

We’ve got the Irish athletes who will be tweeting their way through the London Games over the next week and a half.

# team-ireland - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

In tweets: Ireland's athletes get set for the 2012 Paralympics
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In tweets: Ireland's athletes get set for the 2012 Paralympics

Aug 29th 2012, 11:35 AM 450 Views 0 Comments

They’ve waited four years for this day. With hours to go until tonight’s opening ceremony, here’s how some of Team Ireland are feeling.

# team-ireland - Saturday 25 August, 2012

VIDEO: Jason Smyth, the fastest Paralympian on the planet
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VIDEO: Jason Smyth, the fastest Paralympian on the planet

Aug 25th 2012, 11:42 AM 1,469 Views 3 Comments

The Derry sprinter tells his inspiring story ahead of next week’s London Games.

Poll: Will you watch the Paralympic games?
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Poll: Will you watch the Paralympic games?

Aug 25th 2012, 10:17 AM 6,685 Views 49 Comments

Team Ireland will be competing in the games but will you be watching them?