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  • ‘I thought this day might never come’ – ...
    England’s Paul Waring admitted he doubted whether he would ever win on the European Tour after finally doing so at the 200th attempt with a nerve-wracking victory in the Nordea Masters.Waring held a two-shot lead with four holes to play and was still one ahead playing the last, only for playing partner Thomas Aiken to make birdie and force extra holes.However,… ... more
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  • Limerick win first All Ireland hurling title in 45 years
    [score][team1]Limerick[/team1][score1]3-16[/score1][team2]Galway[/team2][score2]2-18[/score2][/score]Limerick consigned 1973 to the past in a dramatic finale when it seemed they had easily seen off a disappointing Galway.Tom Morrissey’s 54th minute goal looked to have sent John Kiely’s men on their way to a long-awaited win, carved out by a dogged full-back line and the work-rate and movement of their forwards. Morrissey’s dispossession of Gearóid McInerney for… ... more
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  • Half-marathon organisers criticised for slow response to lef...
    Coca-Cola has criticised organisers of an event in Dublin for the scale of litter that was left behind.According to the Sunday Times, the Rock 'n' Roll half marathon last weekend was provided with water and energy drinks by Coca-Cola.However, the slow response to the clean-up has been condemned. Green Party Dublin City Councillor, Ciarán Cuffe says more work needs to… ... more
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  • Latest: None of three killed in Donegal tragedy were wearing...
    by Stephen MaguireUpdate 4.20pm: All four people in the back seat of a car which claimed the lives of three young people in Co Donegal today were not wearing seatbelts.All four rear passengers were thrown from the blue Peugeot 306 car when it hit a wall and then a lamp-post at Eastend in the seaside village of Bundoran at 3.25am.The… ... more
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  • Roy Hodgson expects Mohamed Salah to be just as lethal this ...
    Mohamed Salah will be just as dangerous this season as he was last term, according to Roy Hodgson.The Crystal Palace boss has warned his Eagles to beware Egypt forward Salah in Monday night’s Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.Hodgson, a former Liverpool manager, believes the Reds are ready for a Premier League title tilt under Jurgen Klopp, and expects Salah… ... more
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  • Michael Creed: Recent separation of church and State is good
    The steady separation of church and State in recent years is good for both, the Agriculture Minister has said ahead of the Pope's visit to Ireland.Speaking at the Béal na Bláth annual commemoration today, Michael Creed said the "dark chapter" of abuse within the church has seen a "deep rift" emerge.Mr Creed praised former President Mary McAleese, for taking the… ... more
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  • Gardaí investigating seizure of €10m of cocaine in ...
    Gardaí are investigating following a 10 million euro drugs seizure bound for Ireland.The discovery was made at a port in Limon in Costa Rica.The multi-million euro seizure was made last week. It was concealed as fruit cargo on the ship 'Polar Chile'.A subsequent raid uncovered 133 kilograms of cocaine worth a potential €10 million.Assistant Garda Commissioner John O'Driscoll has confirmed… ... more
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  • Hughes hits the mark as Watford banish away-day blues with w...
    [score][team1]Burnley[/team1][score1]1[/score1][team2]Watford[/team2][score2]3[/score2][/score]Will Hughes put the finishing touch to a rare away win for Watford, who ended a torrid run on the road by putting away Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor.Javi Gracia’s side had not won in their previous 12 Premier League trips, losing 11 and failing to score in their previous eight.But 13 proved a lucky number, with the Hornets twice… ... more
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  • Sergio Aguero grabs hat-trick as Manchester City hit Hudders...
    [score][team1]Manchester City[/team1][score1]6[/score1][team2]Huddersfield[/team2][score2]1[/score2][/score]Sergio Aguero scored his 13th Manchester City hat-trick as the champions thrashed Huddersfield 6-1 at the Etihad Stadium.Gabriel Jesus and David Silva also struck and Terence Kongolo turned into his own net in a one-sided Premier League encounter.Huddersfield’s only moment of joy came just before half-time when Jon Gorenc Stankovic netted following a long throw-in.It proved a long afternoon… ... more
    Irishexaminer |Sports3 hours ago
  • Cavan retain senior status relegation playoff against Tipp
    [score][team1]Cavan[/team1][score1]2-14[/score1][team2]Tipperary[/team2][score2]1-14[/score2][/score]Cavan staged a superb second-half comeback to retain their senior status the expense of Tipperary in the TG4 Ladies All-Ireland relegation playoff final at Dolan Park in Virginia.When Tipperary midfielder Aisling McCarthy pointed a free after halftime, that gave the visitors a deserved nine-point lead and they looked set for victory.The game was in Cavan to facilitate dual player Orla… ... more
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  • Tyson Fury: I know I can beat Deontay Wilder
    Tyson Fury has dismissed suggestions money is motivating him to fight with Deontay Wilder, even though he ideally would box again before challenging the dangerous American.In what will be only the third fight of his comeback and despite having fought just 14 rounds in the previous three years, Fury will travel to Las Vegas in November to meet the WBC… ... more
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  • Memorial unveiled to eight soldiers killed by 1988 IRA bombi...
    A new memorial has been unveiled during a 30th anniversary service for eight soldiers killed in the Ballygawley bus bombing in Northern Ireland.Poppy wreaths were laid by survivors and relatives of the dead while the British Legion provided standard bearers and a sense of military ceremony and a lone piper played.Another 28 were injured after the IRA set off a… ... more
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  • Eden Hazard rules out imminent Chelsea exit
    Eden Hazard is sitting tight at Chelsea and will not agitate for a move to Real Madrid.The 27-year-old has begun his seventh season at Chelsea, whom he joined from Lille in June 2012, after a summer of speculation over his future.‘You know, London is Blue!’ 🔵 @hazardeden10 #CHEARS pic.twitter.com/Md7F4cp4mi— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 18, 2018