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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Up and Running

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Monaghan, Down and Armagh win Dr McKenna Cup opening games
The Ulster competition began today.
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Ringrose hat-trick the highlight as sluggish Leinster make winning start to Champions Cup campaign
Leo Cullen’s side had some frustrating moments at the RDS against an ill-disciplined Benetton team.
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Stirling and Balbirnie fire Ireland to perfect World T20 qualifying start
Graham Ford’s side are bidding to qualify for next year’s tournament in Australia.
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'He’s only 19, but from day one he showed his quality': Brighton boss impressed by Connolly
Galway teenager Aaron Connolly scored twice on his first Premier League start for Brighton.
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Munster get Pro14 campaign off to winning start with bonus point victory against Dragons
Johann van Graan’s side carved out a deserved win despite having a dozen players in Japan.
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Schmidt's Ireland dominant as they lay down World Cup marker against Scots
A bonus-point win in front of the Green Army was the perfect start in Japan.
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Ryan, Best and Furlong get Ireland off to an ideal start at the World Cup
Joe Schmidt’s side were in the driving seat against Scotland in this morning’s tournament opener in Yokohama.
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Goggin grabs two tries as Munster swat aside London Irish in pre-season friendly
Johann van Graan’s men ran in six second-half tries against the Premiership side.
# Italian Football
Juventus' Serie A title defence up and running with Parma win
Giorgio Chiellini scored the only goal for the defending champions.
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Connacht stage second-half comeback to pick up pre-season win in France
Conor Fitzgerald came off the bench to score nine points as Andy Friend’s side beat Oyonnax.
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Battling Roscommon make Tyrone work hard for opening Super 8s win
Mickey Harte’s side finshed four-point winners at Dr Hyde Park today.
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Ruthless Norway make Nigeria pay for first-half errors
Norway join hosts France at the top of Group A.
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Ireland hit England for six to grab sensational victory in U20 World Cup opener
David McCann, Jake Flannery, Stewart Moore, Ben Healy and John Hodnett all crossed as Ireland secured another impressive win over England.
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O'Shea hits 0-5 as Kerry seal Munster decider with unconvincing win over Clare
Peter Keane picked up his first championship victory with the Kingdom tonight.
# Off the Mark
Cork's Cahalane bags 2-3 as Rebels run riot against Munster rivals Tipperary
John Considine’s side ran out 12-point winners in the Electric Ireland Munster minor hurling championship.
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Horan targets improvements as Mayo stay Stateside for training camp
Mayo got their championship campaign up and running with a facile win over New York last night.
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Rory McIlroy hits incredible shot on the way to a share of the lead at Wells Fargo
Ireland’s Seamus Power is just three shots further back while Padraig Harrington is facing an uphill battle heading into the second round.
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'I'm 42, not 92. People think you shouldn't be able to run after you're 40. I think I'm proving them wrong'
Mayo native Sinead Diver, who only took up running aged 32, finished 7th place at the London Marathon.
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Leona Maguire seals career-first pro victory in dramatic playoff
The Cavan native held her nerve in California.
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Ryan Giggs steers Wales to winning start in Euro 2020 qualifiers
Daniel James scored after five minutes to give the Welsh a home victory over Slovakia this afternoon.
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Edouard's 90th-minute winner sees Neil Lennon make the perfect start at Celtic against Hearts
Damien Duff was in the dugout at Tynecastle as Celtic secured a dramatic win on Wednesday.
# fashionably late
Donn McClean: why Rathvinden has lots in his favour as a Grand National candidate
Willie Mullins’ horse made a seasonal debut at Fairyhouse on Saturday.
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Ireland women bounce back with emphatic four-try win over Scotland
Adam Griggs’ side got their Six Nations campaign up and running with a big win at Scotstoun.
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Late Brian Reape goal proves decisive as Mayo overcome four point deficit against Roscommon
James Horan got his Allianz League campaign off to a winning start despite torrential rain at MacHale Park.
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Ireland's fastest woman Phil Healy gets 2019 off to the perfect start with 400m victory in Vienna
The 24-year-old Cork sprinter has her sights set on the European Indoor Athletics Championships in March.
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Andrews and Crawford join Ireland U21 coaching staff as Kenny names first squad
New Ireland U21 manager Stephen Kenny has unveiled his coaching team alongside his first squad.
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'This is just a weekend job': 19-year-old Tipperary student wins first race a day after getting jockey licence
A business student at Maynooth, Emma Doyle rode Northern Surprise to victory in the BetVictor Handicap.
# hockey world cup
Frustrating China stalemate leaves Ireland facing do-or-die England showdown
Alexander Cox’s side were left to rue their inaccuracy and profligacy in today’s Pool B encounter.
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Murray's return to Ireland camp gives Schmidt 'food for thought'
The scrum-half remains unlikely to feature for Ireland against the All Blacks.
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Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon
There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.
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Ulster batter the Tigers with second-half surge as McFarland's men earn big win
Three quick-fire tries from O’Connor, Addison and Stockdale get the northern province’s campaign up and running.
# James Power
Ireland's youngest professional fighter earns knockout win on debut in Mexico
Coachford College student James Power is off the mark after a quick win in Tijuana overnight.
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Geordan Murphy makes winning start as Leicester interim boss with dramatic Premiership win
The former Ireland full-back was appointed on an interim basis after the departure of Matt O’Connor.
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Connacht get rolling as Boyle brace helps Friend's men to bonus-point win
The western province scored five tries against Zebre to notch their first Pro14 win under Andy Friend.
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Saracens fight back to make winning start to Premiership title defence
Newcastle led for large periods at Kingston Park, before Sarries showed their power to eek out an opening-weekend win.
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McFarland already demanding more of his Ulster players after last-gasp win over Scarlets
The new head coach was pleased to get the win, but knows there’s huge room for improvement.
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Simon Zebo off to flying start in Top 14 as Racing secure opening weekend win over Toulon
The former Ireland international played 80 minutes at full-back as Racing secured an opening weekend win.
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Emery gets first win as Arsenal ride their luck to battle back against West Ham
Danny Welbeck came off the bench to wrap up the points for the Gunners at the Emirates Stadium.
# back of the net
Perfect response from James McClean as Ireland winger scores his first goal for Stoke City
The 29-year-old joined Stoke at the end of July after three seasons at West Brom.
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Sweetnam superb as Munster start season with win over Kidney's London Irish
Johann van Graan’s men opened their campaign with a five-try victory in Cork.