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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

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Sexton backs Ireland's brains and brawn as he sets sight on Triple Crown
Physicality has been a keyword for Ireland this week, but the skipper cautions that it means more than strength.
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'For a multi-talented athlete like Orla, I don't think it's going to be much of a stretch to pick up a third sport'
Tipperary dual star Orla O’Dwyer is ready to hit up the AFLW after signing for Brisbane Lions.
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Tipperary dual star signs for Brisbane Lions as Irish invasion of AFLW continues
2017 All-Ireland winner Orla O’Dwyer is the eighth Irish player confirmed for the 2020 season.
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All-Stars align as Dublin ace Healy makes first appearance for Cork's All-Ireland club champions
The 2017 Player of the Year joined Ciara and Doireann O’Sullivan in the Mourneabbey forward line after transferring clubs.
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Gerrard: This Liverpool attack is better than the Suarez-led trio
Liverpool great Steven Gerrard feels the club’s current attack is better than the 2014 group.
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'He might look down on us and give us a helping hand': Cork clubs seeking clean sweep of All-Irelands
Aghada, Kinsale and Mourneabbey are all representing Cork in the All-Ireland finals.
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The best player in the NBA right now didn't get picked for the All-Star Game
What does Russell Westbrook have to do?
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Frampton setting his sights on becoming first Irish three-weight world champion
The Belfast boxer wants to create history after his rematch with Leo Santa Cruz later this month.
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17-year-old Edgar storms to national sprint distance triathlon title
Carolyn Hayes dug deep to defend her title in the women’s race.
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Record holder Jonathan Edwards a relieved man after this massive triple jump came up just short
Christian Taylor went very, very close to breaking a 20-year-old record on his way to gold today.
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Irish winger Shane Monahan scorches in a hat-trick for Gloucester
The 27-year-old from Meath made a match-winning impact off the bench this weekend.
# boot to ball
Fervent kick chase key to shutting down French counter attack -- O'Connell
The captain and his coach are intent on limiting ammunition to Les Bleus’ back three.
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Conor Murray: 'There's a Triple Crown on the line and that's a great position to be in'
The Munster and Ireland scrum-half is relishing his first trip to Twickenham.
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Schmidt targets England at Twickenham as Triple Crown looms large
The Ireland coach is delighted that his team finished off winning positions in their first two Six Nations games.
# Match Report
Eto'o hat-trick keeps Chelsea in title hunt and cuts Man Utd adrift
The Cameroon international scored his first treble since his playing days at Inter Milan.
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Shane Byrne: Curse of the 13 jersey may lead to Wasps sting for Leinster
The former Leinster and Ireland hooker believes Ulster have the best chance of the three Irish sides this weekend.
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Tri-Time: Morrison comes back strong to take fifth in France
Closer to home, Kevin Thornton led from the front in the Pulse Clogherhead Triathlon.
# strong field
Tri-Time: Maguire wins Middle Distance National Championships
Bryan Keane took the men’s title at the Jenson Button Trust Triathlon.
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Tri-Time: Crooks and McCormack take the honours in Westmeath
Fine weather and fierce competition provided a fitting backdrop for Sunday’s Caroline Kearney memorial triathlon.
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Tri-Time: Keane shows class across two disciplines in Galway
Meanwhile, Katie Cooke edged the full-length race in west Cork.
# 21 days to go
London 2012: Introducing... Aileen Morrison
The driven Derry woman is today’s first entry to our athlete profiles.
# shannon-side
Tri-Time: McCrystal a clear winner in Athlone
Meanwhile, Ireland’s first ever paratriathlon ended in a dead heat.
# 29 Days To Go
London 2012: Introducing... Gavin Noble
Ireland’s first ever male Olympic triathlete is today’s entry in our athlete-by-athlete guide to the games.
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Tri-Time: Keane best in the west as Morrison continues good form for London
Kilkee was the venue for Hell in the West triathlon this weekend, but the elite Aileen Morrison claimed a top 15 spot in Austria.
# pedigree
Tri-Time: Sonia O'Sullivan takes silver on first outing
The Olympic heroine picked up the gauntlet laid down by Aileen Morrison and Gavin Noble.
# all rounder
Tri-time: Button adds F1 glamour to Try Athy
However, when the real racing started, it was Russell White and Vanessa Fenton who commanded all the attention.
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Olympian: Noble finally rewarded for his endurance
Having missed out four years ago, Gavin Noble wasn’t about to let injury stand in the way of his Olympic dream.
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Tri-time: Morrison and Noble to seal London place this week
The elite pair will race in Madrid needing only consistency for Olympic qualification. Meanwhile, there were 40 Irish competitors in Lanzarote.
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Edwards scoffs at Wales favouritism talk
“If people say we are favourites then, just because it’s someone else’s opinion, don’t expect us to accept that.”
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Miami's 'Big 3' put together historic stat night
WATCH: LeBron, Wade and Bosh shoot the lights out as they cruise towards the playoffs.
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Three Delta flights make emergency landings over weekend
Two Boeing 767s with 400 people make premature landings during internal US flights, a day after one stops in Shannon.