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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Up and Running

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# Up and Running
Emphatic Liverpool hit West Ham for four as Klopp's men start season in impressive style
It was a comfortable afternoon for Liverpool at Anfield thanks to goals from Mohamed Salah, Daniel Sturridge and a brace from Sadio Mane.
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Steven Gerrard kicks off Rangers reign with Europa League win
Ibrox was rocking this evening for the new manager’s first competitive game in charge.
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Late goals from big names Coutinho and Neymar hand Brazil first win of the tournament
The Barcelona attacker bagged his second of the competition, before their talisman added another against a dogged Costa Rica side.
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Cork pushed hard by senior newcomers Tipp in Munster opener
Goals from Bríd O’Sullivan and Hannah Looney saw Cork past Tipp in Ardfinnan.
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Clare safely book passage to Killarney with convincing win over Limerick
Clare will face Kerry in their Munster SFC semi-final for their third straight year.
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Galway put five goals past Offaly to open up Leinster SHC round-robin in style
Debutant Brian Concannon bagged 2-1 on his championship debut.
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Ireland enjoy U17 Euros victory over Denmark
Tottenham forward Troy Parrott scored the winner at St George’s Park this afternoon.
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Sligo banish demons of 2013 Ruislip defeat to advance to Connacht SFC semi-final
Cathal Corey’s side made light work of London this afternoon.
# Out Of The Blocks
Watch: Three first-half tries give Ireland the dream start at Twickenham
Ringrose, Stander and Stockdale all crossed.
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Dutch gold! Ireland's bid to reach a fourth World Cup off to the perfect start
Ireland made light work of Netherlands in Harare to continue their winning run.
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Kings slay Dragons in Port Elizabeth to record first ever Pro14 win following 16 defeats
The Southern Kings scored six tries against Dragons to claim their first Pro14 victory.
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Sean O'Brien making strides towards recovery, but Scarlets trip will come too soon
The flanker has not played since December, but is back in non-contact training with Leinster.
# Close Call
Ireland hang on against 14-man Italy to get Six Nations campaign up and running
Noel McNamara’s side were fortunate to escape with the win having led 31-8 just before half-time.
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Cork get Division 2 campaign up and running with six point win in Newry
Ronan McCarthy’s side recovered from an opening weekend defeat to Tipperary, beating Down by six points in Newry.
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Kingston's early goal propels Cork past Kilkenny as Meyler era begins on winning note
Three points separated the sides at the final whistle in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
# Strong start
Ford's reign off to a winning start as Joyce guides Ireland home with classy century
Preparations for the World Cup qualifiers continued in Dubai earlier.
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Perfect start for Van Graan as Munster make light work of Ospreys in Cork
Sam Arnold, Darren Sweetnam, Chris Cloete, Jack O’Donoghue and Rory Scannell all crossed for the hosts.
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Despite setbacks, the Poolbeg incinerator is now fully up and running
The Dublin Waste to Energy project is a public private partnership between Dublin City Council and recycling and energy company Covanta.
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New faces make their mark, Ireland's dominance and more Aviva talking points
A thoroughly dominant victory leaves huge grounds for optimism heading into the season ahead.
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'When you’re not playing it can be tough at times, you’ve got to be patient and bide your time'
Ex-League of Ireland defenders Andy Boyle and Kevin O’Connor both made their first league appearances of the season for Preston North End last night.
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Ulster end opening game hoodoo, Stockdale stars and more talking points
The northern province beat Wasps 19-9 at Kingspan Stadium on Friday night.
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'The adrenaline is still pumping through my body just thinking about it'
Sean Maguire has returned to Preston North End on a high after making his senior debut for Ireland.
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Man United mark Champions League return with comfortable win over Basel
Jose Mourinho’s side will come up against tougher opponents than the Swiss outfit this season.
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'I was really nervous before this game': Keane relieved to get first Connacht win
The new head coach says his side are making ‘small steps’ in the right direction.
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'It's a nice feeling to get that done in that fashion. I was bloody nervous before the game'
Les Kiss was pleased with his side’s performance tonight, but admits it was far from perfect.
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Wilson crosses four times as powerful England lay down an early marker
The defending champions scored 10 tries as they eased past Spain in the tournament opener at UCD.
# Football's Back
Griffiths at the double as Celtic begin new season by routing Hearts
Ireland international Jonny Hayes made his debut off the bench.
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In the mix! Strong start for Ireland's Leona Maguire at the Women's Open
The Cavan native carded three-under in the opening round, while Olivia Mehaffey is also in action at Kingsbarns.
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Lukaku bags his first goal for Man United as Valencia sees red
The Belgian striker was on target in a 2-1 friendly win over Real Salt Lake.
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Jon Walters bags debut goal for Burnley in win over Shamrock Rovers
Sean Dyche’s men enjoyed a good run-out in their pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium.
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Farrell boots Lions to momentum-boosting victory against Crusaders
Warren Gatland’s men should have won more comfortably as they spurned opportunities.
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Former Blackpool boss picks up his first win in Irish football at the expense of Bohs
Limerick were 2-1 winners over the Gypsies at Dalymount Park.
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Te'o time! Ben's first England try enough to steal a nervy win over France
Holders made to sweat as France push them all the way at Twickenham.
# Relief
Back to winning ways! Ireland end miserable run with nail-biting victory
John Bracewell’s side did just enough to squeeze past Namibia.
# blue boys
Rory McIlroy leads European comeback but US lead 5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup
Rose and Stenson have claimed a big, big point.
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Ibrahimovic scores on Premier League debut to give Mourinho perfect start
Mata and Rooney were also on target as Man United opened their season with a comfortable victory.
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'Can you imagine running around trying to control a bar of soap?' - Tipp boss Ryan
Saturday night in Thurles wasn’t the time for flashy hurling, Tipperary manager Michael Ryan insisted.
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'A win like this will jump-start our campaign and we go to France with confidence'
Tom Tierney was very pleased after watching his side dominate Wales at Donnybrook.
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Bale hat-trick gets Zidane off to dream start as Real Madrid manager
Karim Benzema was also on the mark as Real routed Deportivo.
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Munster's European rivals Leicester open campaign in style with bonus-point win
The Tigers were in imperious form at Welford Road.