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# wrap - January January 2022

Medvedev begins Australian Open with big win as women's US Open finalist suffers shock defeat
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Medvedev begins Australian Open with big win as women's US Open finalist suffers shock defeat

Jan 18th 2022, 8:16 AM 5,067 Views 0 Comments

Top-10 women’s seeds Garbine Muguruza, Iga Swiatek and Anett Kontaveit also all made comfortable starts in Melbourne.

Nadal makes scorching start, Coco Gauff dumped out at Australian Open
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Nadal makes scorching start, Coco Gauff dumped out at Australian Open

Jan 17th 2022, 8:44 AM 4,112 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard launched his bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title in blistering fashion.

Red-hot Dubs score emphatic win over Shefflin's Galway, wins for Offaly and Kilkenny
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Red-hot Dubs score emphatic win over Shefflin's Galway, wins for Offaly and Kilkenny

Jan 16th 2022, 5:17 PM 20,244 Views 7 Comments

There were three Walsh Cup ties down for decision today.

Dublin, Offaly and Laois enjoy O'Byrne Cup wins
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Dublin, Offaly and Laois enjoy O'Byrne Cup wins

Jan 15th 2022, 4:48 PM 7,425 Views 0 Comments

Wexford play Meath in the final group game this evening.

Disappointment for Irish crew in WSL as Man City continue winning run
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Disappointment for Irish crew in WSL as Man City continue winning run

Jan 15th 2022, 4:21 PM 1,427 Views 0 Comments

Aston Villa and Birmingham City both fell to defeats this afternoon.

Mayo star Kearns scores first AFLW goal as Cavan ace Sheridan on the double
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Mayo star Kearns scores first AFLW goal as Cavan ace Sheridan on the double

Jan 15th 2022, 2:31 PM 2,874 Views 0 Comments

Rachel Kearns impressed despite Geelong’s defeat, while Aishling Sheridan and Sarah Rowe shone for Collingwood.

Melbourne's Dublin duo set for first AFLW appearances of 2022 after missing opener
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Melbourne's Dublin duo set for first AFLW appearances of 2022 after missing opener

Jan 13th 2022, 5:01 PM 2,714 Views 0 Comments

Sinéad Goldrick and Lauren Magee have been catapulted into the starting team to face Richmond.

Offaly, Laois and Wicklow claim wins in midweek O'Byrne Cup action in Leinster
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Offaly, Laois and Wicklow claim wins in midweek O'Byrne Cup action in Leinster

Jan 12th 2022, 10:06 PM 8,164 Views 1 Comment

There were more O’Byrne Cup games down for decision this evening.

49ers reach playoffs after shock overtime victory over Rams, as Raiders edge Chargers
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49ers reach playoffs after shock overtime victory over Rams, as Raiders edge Chargers

Jan 10th 2022, 8:01 AM 4,561 Views 4 Comments

San Francisco rallied from 17 points down to stun the Rams.

Birmingham shock WSL leaders Arsenal, while Kiernan fires six-minute hat-trick for Liverpool
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Birmingham shock WSL leaders Arsenal, while Kiernan fires six-minute hat-trick for Liverpool

Jan 9th 2022, 5:36 PM 7,033 Views 2 Comments

Niamh Fahey opened the scoring for the promotion-chasing Reds in a 6-0 win at Blackburn.

Darragh Egan era in Wexford begins with win, while Monaghan defeat Fermanagh
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Darragh Egan era in Wexford begins with win, while Monaghan defeat Fermanagh

Jan 9th 2022, 5:27 PM 9,199 Views 0 Comments

We run through some inter-county pre-season action in Leinster hurling and Ulster football.

Huddersfield upset Burnley in FA Cup as Irishman's agonising late own-goal spares 'Boro's blushes
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Huddersfield upset Burnley in FA Cup as Irishman's agonising late own-goal spares 'Boro's blushes

Jan 8th 2022, 3:08 PM 4,602 Views 0 Comments

It’s third round day in England’s prestigious cup competition.

Áine Tighe stars for Fremantle on long-awaited debut after difficult road with injury
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Áine Tighe stars for Fremantle on long-awaited debut after difficult road with injury

Jan 8th 2022, 12:04 PM 5,209 Views 1 Comment

Rachel Kearns also made her AFLW debut, though Geelong fell short to the North Melbourne side of her Mayo team-mate Aileen Gilroy.

0-5 for McBrearty helps Donegal to opening win while Derry and Monaghan finish all square
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0-5 for McBrearty helps Donegal to opening win while Derry and Monaghan finish all square

Jan 7th 2022, 10:20 PM 5,821 Views 0 Comments

There were two Round 1 games down for decision in the Dr McKenna Cup this evening.

Fit-again Halep battles into Melbourne semi-finals as Barty wins in Adelaide
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Fit-again Halep battles into Melbourne semi-finals as Barty wins in Adelaide

Jan 7th 2022, 9:07 AM 1,576 Views 0 Comments

Preparations are ramping up for the Australian Open.

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Embiid powers 76ers past Nets on Durant's return, Covid outbreak postpones Warriors-Nuggets
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Embiid powers 76ers past Nets on Durant's return, Covid outbreak postpones Warriors-Nuggets

Dec 31st 2021, 9:37 AM 1,213 Views 0 Comments

Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green has criticised the 11th postponement of the NBA season.

'Special' Lenihan excels once again, helping Blackburn continue Championship rise
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'Special' Lenihan excels once again, helping Blackburn continue Championship rise

Dec 29th 2021, 11:04 PM 8,461 Views 2 Comments

It was a mixed night for the Irish across the water – and one which saw plenty of postponements.

Unbeaten Leicester Tigers stay top after Bristol thriller
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Unbeaten Leicester Tigers stay top after Bristol thriller

Dec 26th 2021, 7:50 PM 7,651 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Saracens swept to a 61-29 win over Worcester Warriors and winless Bath were beaten 40-20 by Gloucester.

Middlesbrough jump into play-off places as Covid decimates day of Championship action
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Middlesbrough jump into play-off places as Covid decimates day of Championship action

Dec 26th 2021, 5:40 PM 3,168 Views 1 Comment

Only 2 games in England’s second tier went ahead today.

Joe Johnson back in NBA at 40 to help Covid-hit Celtics win
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Joe Johnson back in NBA at 40 to help Covid-hit Celtics win

Dec 23rd 2021, 7:50 AM 4,543 Views 2 Comments

Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum inspired Boston, but Johnson’s return stole the show.

Spurs see off West Ham, Covid-hit Chelsea beat Brentford
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Spurs see off West Ham, Covid-hit Chelsea beat Brentford

Dec 22nd 2021, 9:57 PM 3,145 Views 0 Comments

Victory helps Tottenham take another step towards ending their trophy drought dating back to 2008.

England's Smith guides Harlequins past Covid-hit Cardiff
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England's Smith guides Harlequins past Covid-hit Cardiff

Dec 18th 2021, 5:20 PM 4,224 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh team were again forced to name a second-choice side in the Champions Cup.

Lewandowski bags record as Bayern go nine points clear in Germany
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Lewandowski bags record as Bayern go nine points clear in Germany

Dec 17th 2021, 10:29 PM 4,946 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, in Italy leaders Inter Milan thrashed Salernitana 5-0 to close in on the honorary title of Serie A ‘winter champion’.

Anderson beats Lewis in battle of 2-time world champions, disappointment for Lisa Ashton
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Anderson beats Lewis in battle of 2-time world champions, disappointment for Lisa Ashton

Dec 16th 2021, 11:53 PM 5,303 Views 1 Comment

The pair had twice met in the final of the World Championship.

Steph Curry stifled as Golden State Warriors fall to Philadelphia 76ers
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Steph Curry stifled as Golden State Warriors fall to Philadelphia 76ers

Dec 12th 2021, 10:53 AM 1,809 Views 0 Comments

Matisse Thybulle locked Curry down from buzzer to buzzer.

Amanda Nunes defeated in one of the biggest upsets in UFC history
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Amanda Nunes defeated in one of the biggest upsets in UFC history

Dec 12th 2021, 10:27 AM 8,200 Views 0 Comments

Julianna Pena stunned the two-division champion in Las Vegas.

First-round stoppage win for Mighty Joe Ward, while Lomachenko overpowers Commey in New York
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First-round stoppage win for Mighty Joe Ward, while Lomachenko overpowers Commey in New York

Dec 12th 2021, 9:56 AM 15,486 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Nonito Donaire defended his WBC title with body shot KO of Reymart Gaballo.

World Player of the Year Dupont guides Toulouse past Covid-hit Cardiff
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World Player of the Year Dupont guides Toulouse past Covid-hit Cardiff

Dec 11th 2021, 5:38 PM 4,814 Views 1 Comment

A look at today’s Champions Cup action.

Dream result for Twiston-Davies at Cheltenham, Blazing Khal stamps his class
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Dream result for Twiston-Davies at Cheltenham, Blazing Khal stamps his class

Dec 11th 2021, 3:52 PM 1,536 Views 0 Comments

In addition, Coole Cody made amends for falling on his last visit when winning the Racing Post Gold Cup.

Irish international on target in Champions League, Arsenal well beaten by Barca
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Irish international on target in Champions League, Arsenal well beaten by Barca

Dec 9th 2021, 11:14 PM 4,102 Views 0 Comments

Kyra Carusa’s goal was not enough, as HB Koge were defeated by Hoffenheim.

Cardinals remain on course for number one seed in play-offs as Brady fires Bucs to victory
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Cardinals remain on course for number one seed in play-offs as Brady fires Bucs to victory

Dec 5th 2021, 10:43 PM 3,945 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, the Detroit Lions finally won their first game of the season.

Derrygonnelly reach Ulster semi-final after extra-time thriller, Limerick champions also advance
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Derrygonnelly reach Ulster semi-final after extra-time thriller, Limerick champions also advance

Updated Dec 4th 2021, 8:12 PM 9,778 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty of action in the club football championships around the country today.

Montpellier continue winning run against Perpignan, Racing lose at Castres
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Montpellier continue winning run against Perpignan, Racing lose at Castres

Dec 4th 2021, 6:53 PM 4,525 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Clermont hooker Yohan Beheregaray scored a hat-trick in the 39-11 home hammering of Biarritz.

Fournette's four touchdowns lead Bucs past Colts, Bengals pound Steelers
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Fournette's four touchdowns lead Bucs past Colts, Bengals pound Steelers

Nov 29th 2021, 10:27 AM 2,130 Views 0 Comments

A wrap of the overnight NFL action.

Bournemouth blow chance to go top of Championship, Andy Carroll and Danny Drinkwater deny Manning's Swansea
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Bournemouth blow chance to go top of Championship, Andy Carroll and Danny Drinkwater deny Manning's Swansea

Nov 27th 2021, 5:28 PM 5,115 Views 0 Comments

In League One, Irish striker Will Keane inspired Wigan to victory at the end of a difficult week.

Leinster holders and seven in-a-row Dublin champions march on, as Royal fairytale continues
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Leinster holders and seven in-a-row Dublin champions march on, as Royal fairytale continues

Nov 21st 2021, 10:29 PM 11,956 Views 0 Comments

A wrap of the weekend’s Leinster LGFA club championship action.

McCabe features in 3-0 win as Arsenal remain on course to advance in Champions League
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McCabe features in 3-0 win as Arsenal remain on course to advance in Champions League

Nov 17th 2021, 10:22 PM 2,282 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the holders Barcelona marched into the quarter-finals after a 5-0 win over Hoffenheim.

Chelsea brush aside Manchester City to move a point behind leaders Arsenal
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Chelsea brush aside Manchester City to move a point behind leaders Arsenal

Nov 14th 2021, 6:06 PM 2,617 Views 0 Comments

The Gunners drew with Tottenham on Saturday.

France and Belgium qualify for 2022 World Cup finals
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France and Belgium qualify for 2022 World Cup finals

Nov 13th 2021, 10:23 PM 4,350 Views 1 Comment

Kylian Mbappe hit four goals as Les Bleus hammered Kazakhstan 8-0.

Wales guaranteed World Cup qualifying play-off spot after Spain win
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Wales guaranteed World Cup qualifying play-off spot after Spain win

Nov 11th 2021, 11:05 PM 8,843 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, already-qualified Germany thrashed 10-man Liechtenstein 9-0 in Wolfsburg.