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Last year
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'We need to not settle for playing well and coming up short. We need to turn it into going places'
Josh Cullen had a year to savour but he is already turning attention to making 2023 far more successful for Ireland.
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Constitution Hill produces 'special' Tolworth performance
Henderson ace in cruise control for Grade One glory at Sandown.
All time
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'We know he is a genius' - Czech match-winner hailed
Jaroslav Silhavy heaped praise on Patrik Schick after the player inspired his side to a 2-0 win over Scotland.
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Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Old Trafford as Juventus too good for Man United
Juventus made it three wins from three in Group H with a comfortable 1-0 triumph over Manchester United at Old Trafford.
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Djokovic wins third US Open to equal Sampras on 14 Grand Slams
The 31-year-old missed last year’s tournament with an elbow injury which sent his career into a mini-crisis.
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'They're much better than the 2005 Champions League-winning team... Even Steven Gerrard admits it'
Michael Owen has heaped praise on the current Reds side.
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Watch: This Napoli goal involving all 11 players is a thing of beauty
They are currently top of Serie A, four points ahead of Juventus.
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Sensational Scotland run riot against Wallabies
The hosts delighted their fans with an emphatic 53-24 victory.
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Elliot Daly's brilliant try the highlight of England-Australia
The hosts ran in four tries to none from their opponents, who had two potential scores disallowed on replay.
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This superb strike was not enough to earn Atletico a win over Barcelona
The La Liga table toppers drew 1-1 away to Atletico Madrid, despite Saúl Níguez’s moment of magic.
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7 Premier League players among the Ballon d'Or nominees
The usual suspects like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi also feature on the 30-man shortlist.
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This superb Kevin de Bruyne goal inspired Man City to a win tonight
The English side overcame Shakhtar Donetsk despite a missed Sergio Aguero penalty.
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Watch: Stunning Paulo Dybala hat-trick helps Juventus maintain perfect Serie A record
The Argentine international has now scored eight goals in four games.
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Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney can't stop scoring wonder goals at the moment
The 24-year-old has consistently stood out for the Lilywhites this season.
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'A great player and fully deserving' - Heaslip backed for World Rugby Player of the Year nod
Having made his senior international debut 10 years ago, the Leinster star has gone on to become a mainstay of the Irish team.
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'They didn't blink' - no excuses from Brian Cody as three-in-a-row bid ends
The Cats’ boss hailed the Premier County’s impressive final display.
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Dublin's St Benildus make history with first Leinster Colleges crown
Two early goals proved crucial as the Stillorgan side saw off the challenge of Marist College.
These transition year students just won top prize at the Young Scientist competition
It’s for their investigation into the “Effects of Enzymes used in Animal Feed Additives on the Lifespan of Caenorhabditis Elegans”.
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Remember the day Duffer truly announced himself on the world stage?
The retiring legend delivered one of the great individual Irish performances at the 2002 World Cup.
# Ireland's best
Katie Taylor added to the undercard for Andy Lee's title fight at Thomond Park
The top female boxer in the world will fight at the home of Munster rugby on 19 September.
# Well read
What's the big deal about McGregor? It's's 50 favourite sports articles of 2014 (part 2)
Also featuring Cork GAA player Jamie Wall, the stray dogs of Sochi and the perils of the Irish national football team.
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Peamount United star Stephanie Roche scores the best goal you'll see for a long time
Take a bow!
# Winning
Check out this outrageous rainbow flick by Franck Ribéry during a France training session
Take a bow!
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Inside the elite Swiss school that boards children of the rich and powerful
Former students include the last Shah of Iran, Prince Rainier of Monaco and assorted members of wealthy US families Rockefellers and Rothschilds.