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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# that's a first

All time
Former Ireland captain Joy Neville made European rugby history last night
The Limerick native became the first woman to officiate in either the Challenge Cup or the Champions Cup.
Justin Rose has produced the first hole-in-one in modern Olympic history
The Englishman has made history in Rio.
VIDEO: Cian O'Connor brings show-jumping to Croke Park
We never thought we’d see the day.