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Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Thriller

Last week
22nd January 2023 - 28th January 2023
# Winning
Carefully Selected edges out Dunboyne in Thyestes thriller
Elsewhere, Teahupoo shot to ante-post favouritism for the Stayers’ Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival following a facile victory in the John Mulhern Galmoy Hurdle.
# Rollercoaster
Crisis-hit Juventus end disastrous week with 6-goal thriller
Italy’s biggest football club were rocked on Friday by the Italian Football Federation’s decision to dock them 15 points.
Last month
January 2023
# Thriller
Andrew Balbirnie century in vain as Ireland suffer dramatic loss to Zimbabwe
The ODI series continues on Saturday and will conclude on Monday.
Last year
2022
# Thriller
Argentina hold nerve on penalties to see off Dutch in World Cup epic
Argentina blew a 2-0 lead with seven minutes of normal time remaining only to triumph on spot kicks.
# Thriller
Joy matched only by relief as Ballyhale Shamrock edge dramatic Leinster final
Pat Hoban’s side looked to be cruising to easy win over Kilmacud Crokes before Dublin club rallied.
# joyous scenes
Boffelli the hero as Argentina shock England
The match was a personal triumph for the Pumas wing who scored 25 points
# Thriller
Man City keep title fate in their own hands with dramatic comeback draw at West Ham
Riyad Mahrez missed a late penalty to virtually seal the league in a 2-2 draw at the London Stadium.
# Thriller
0-4 apiece for Bagnall and Fanning as Kildare edge out Dublin to claim Leinster U20 crown
Kildare came away as two-point winners in the provincial decider.
# Thriller
Heartbreak for Ulster amid enthralling contest as Toulouse set up Munster showdown
The two sides left everything on the pitch in search of a quarter-final place.
# Bonkers
Agony for Smith with late kick as Montpellier pip Quins in thrilling clash
The second leg at the Stoop was relentlessly entertaining.
# Thriller
Kemar Roofe’s extra-time winner sends Rangers into the Europa League semi-finals
The Gers beat Braga 3-1 at Ibrox.
# Champions
Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock
Earlier, Suttonians beat Galwegians in the Conference decider at Energia Park.
# Thriller
Dundalk fight back twice to earn a point at Dalymount Park
An entertaining game finished 2-2.
All time
# Heartbreak
Ireland's Daryl Gurney dumped out of World Darts Championship after 7-set thriller
The 35-year-old went into the match as the underdog against the 2018 champion Rob Cross.
# Thriller
Farrell's brilliant Ireland power to thrilling victory over the All Blacks in Dublin
It’s just the third senior men’s Irish win over New Zealand in history.
# Battle
World champion Springboks edge a thriller with Wales in the rain in Cardiff
Malcolm Marx scored the winning try from a maul late on.
# exciting
Liverpool overcome Milan in 5-goal thriller
A superb Jordan Henderson strike secured the Reds a hard-fought victory.
# Thriller
Galway rally late but impressive 14-man Waterford win thriller in Thurles
The Déise came out on the right side of a memorable showdown in Thurles.
# Thriller
Monaghan get the better of Armagh in an Ulster classic
Monaghan were inspired by Jack McCarron and Conor McManus as they saw off Armagh on a 4-17 to 2-21 scoreline.
# Thriller
Kilkenny come good late on to deny lightning Limerick
Limerick led for long stretches of this league quarter-final but were unable to seal the deal.
# Thriller
Hannah Tyrrell shines for Dublin as they edge past Cork by a point
Tyrrell scored 2-2 in a three-minute spell in the second-half as the Dubs recovered from a four-point deficit to win.
# Thriller
Last minute Clifford penalty gives Kerry draw in cracking clash with Dublin
Con O’Callaghan (2-1) and Cormac Costello (2-3) led the Dublin attack.
# Thriller
Brighton stage remarkable second-half comeback to beat 10-man Manchester City
Almost 8,000 jubilant fans were in attendance to see Dan Burn sweep home a 76th-minute winner.
# fiery
Connacht left singing and dancing in the rain after big win over Munster
Munster lost 24-20 to Connacht in tonight’s Rainbow Cup encounter at Thomond Park.
# Thriller
A Plus Tard finishes strong to snatch Savills Chase at the death
Kemboy looked sure to win the race for a second time in three years before the final few strides.
# Thriller
Hazard turns hero as Celtic beat Hearts on penalties to seal 'quadruple treble'
It finished 3-3 after extra-time at Hampden Park in what was an extraordinary Scottish Cup final, but Celtic won 4-3 from the spot.
# Thriller
McMillan hits hat-trick as Dundalk win classic Cup final after extra time
Filippo Giovagnoli’s side were 4-2 winners against Shamrock Rovers in a thrilling game at the Aviva Stadium.
# Thriller
Ward-Prowse masterclass sends Saints third as Villa's fightback falls short
Tyrone Mings’ header, Ollie Watkins’ penalty and Jack Grealish’s stoppage-time goal gave the scoreline a flattering look for Villa.
# Thriller
Nugent seals draw for Antrim with brilliant last-second goal while Conway inspires Kerry to big win in Westmeath
Conway scored 1-12 in Kerry’s 11-point win over 14-man Westmeath, while Carlow and Antrim produced another classic at Netwatch Cullen Park.
# Thriller
Drogheda keep heat on Bray at top of the table with dramatic win over Rovers II
Mark Doyle scored a hat-trick as Drogs went second in the First Division.
# Back in business
The return of Irish rugby was better than any of us could have hoped for
Leinster and Munster will reflect on plenty of ups and downs after Leo Cullen’s team edged it.
# Thriller
'It's impossible to put us out of competition' - Neymar on PSG's incredible fightback
The Brazilian says he always believed his side could rally to defeat Atalanta.
# Thriller
Middleton shines as high-flying Bucks withstand 55-point burst from Wizards' Beal
An overtime victory for the Milwaukee outfit on another busy night of NBA action.
# Thriller
Late drama as Cork's Coleman shows nerves of steel to send UCC to Fitzgibbon decider
The reigning champions will seek to defend their crown against IT Carlow next week.
# Thriller
Dizzy, dehydrated Djokovic rallies from brink to win eighth Australian Open
The 32-year-old had to rally from two sets to one down to beat the courageous fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem.
# Thriller
Clifford converts nerveless late free to hand Kerry draw in bad-tempered clash with Dublin
Kingdom captain David Clifford bagged a wonder goal in the first-half.
# Thriller
Tullaroan strike in game's last act to win classic All-Ireland final
A wild game that yielded eight goals and 31 points was settled by captain Shane Walsh in injury time.
# Thriller
All Blacks clash with England shaping up to be a World Cup classic
Today’s semi-final in Yokohama will see Eddie Jones’ team desperate to bring the Kiwis down.
# Keeping Up
Lukaku on the double as Inter survive late fightback in chaotic seven-goal thriller
Inter held on to edge out Sassuolo after Lautaro Martinez and Romelu Lukaku braces.
# Thriller
Paddy McNair scores twice as Northern Ireland triumph against Czechs in five-goal thriller
A superb first-half display from Northern Ireland was enough to secure a 3-2 win over Czech Republic.