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# world-champ - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda dies aged 70
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Legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda dies aged 70

May 21st 2019, 7:03 AM 34,991 Views 31 Comments

Lauda survived horrific injuries in a crash during a race in 1976 but went on to win further world championships.

# world-champ - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Two-time Olympic champion Claressa Shields successfully retains titles with unanimous win
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Two-time Olympic champion Claressa Shields successfully retains titles with unanimous win

Jan 13th 2018, 9:42 AM 2,727 Views 0 Comments

Shields handed 41-year-old Tori Nelson the first defeat of her career in New York on Saturday.

# world-champ - Sunday 29 October, 2017

President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor
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President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor

Oct 29th 2017, 8:09 AM 24,614 Views 42 Comments

The 31-year-old Bray boxer became a professional world champion last night.

# world-champ - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Andy Lee says world title defence 'has to be in Ireland'
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Andy Lee says world title defence 'has to be in Ireland'

Dec 14th 2014, 11:58 AM 5,593 Views 11 Comments

The Limerick man is hoping to bring a world title bout to his home city.

# world-champ - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Rio still on the radar for World Champion Heffernan but Zurich the main goal for 2014
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Rio still on the radar for World Champion Heffernan but Zurich the main goal for 2014

Feb 25th 2014, 7:15 AM 1,468 Views 0 Comments

Last year’s World Champion is gearing up for a new season.

# world-champ - Sunday 21 July, 2013

McKillop smashes his own record to claim 800m gold
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McKillop smashes his own record to claim 800m gold

Jul 21st 2013, 3:29 PM 1,777 Views 1 Comment

Antrim’s Paralympic hero dominated the field and beat his own personal best time in Lyon this afternoon.