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OK Computer got it right with its predictions

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

I didn’t realise until over the weekend that it’s 20 years since Radiohead released OK Computer.

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'These things mean more to you as you get older'

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

When Colm Cronin hopped, skipped and jumped 15.89 meters on June 26th 1977, little did the Leevale man realise his Irish triple jump record would remain peerless some 40 years later.

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How All Blacks hit the Lions where it hurts

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

The opening test of a Lions series is a journey into the unknown. Everything the Lions coaching staff have done in the last five weeks, since the earliest arrivals introduced themselves for those pre-tour camps at the Vale of Glamorgan and Carton House, has been geared towards this moment.

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Paul O’Connell: Lions paying for basic mistakes

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Something close to 20,000km separate Paul O’Connell from the Lions right now but the umbilical cord remains.

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Gatland vents frustration over Lions’ mindset and weakness in contact area

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

New Zealand 30

British and Irish Lions 15 

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Hurricanes aiming to blow away wounded tourists

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Tomorrow’s British & Irish Lions team selected to face the Hurricanes have been reminded there are still Test places to play for.

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Gatland asks officials to protect Murray

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Warren Gatland has called on match officials to better protect Conor Murray after the Lions scrum-half was hit late by the All Blacks after box-kicking.

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Reports of a Down demise somewhat exaggerated

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Ulster SFC semi-final        

Down 1-14 Monaghan 0-15

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French overpowered by resurgent Springboks

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

South Africa’s revival in 2017 has been built on their intensity in defence and vigour at the breakdown, which was on display again in the dominant 35-12 victory over France at Ellis Park on Saturday that saw them sweep the home series 3-0.

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Steve Hansen expects more abrasive Lions

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

The All Blacks will prepare for a greater confrontation at the breakdown, as a desperate British and Irish Lions look to level their test series, in the second match in Wellington, coach Steve Hansen has said.

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By the time Monaghan realised this wasn’t in the script

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Well, I have to admit, I certainly didn’t see that coming.

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‘Warrior’ Cadogan good to go for Killarney joust

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Brian O’Driscoll will be Cork’s sole injury-enforced absentee for Sunday’s Munster SFC decider against Kerry, with Eoin Cadogan to be among the match-day 26 for the first time this year.

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Armagh’s campaign gets back on track with comfortable win over Fermanagh

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Armagh 0-20 - Fermanagh 0-11: Armagh got their season back on track after their setback against Down in the Ulster Championship when they overcame Fermanagh comfortably in this All-Ireland qualifier at the Athletic Grounds last night.

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Carlow boss seeks rules clarity after card flurry

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Carlow 0-13 London 0-12: Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien has called on the GAA to provide some clarity on tackle laws after his side escaped from Ruislip with a narrow victory.

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McIlroy putting faith in change of blade

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Rory McIlroy might have changed his putter three times in as many days but he headed for the Irish Open with hope in his heart after closing with a six-under 64 in the Travelers Championship in Connecticut.

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Relentless Rice finally gets reward at Irish PGA Championship

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Tim Rice fired a closing two under par 70 to complete a wire-to-wire Irish PGA Championship victory at Moyvalley Hotel and Golf Resort on Sunday.

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The high price of being open and honest

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Paul Keane takes a look at Dublin’s dismantling of Westmeath. 

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Limerick lament another one that got away

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Limerick 0-11 - Wexford 0-12: It’s hard to know what will torment Billy Lee more. That his team lost both of their games in his debut year by a point, or that they were the better team than Wexford on Saturday.

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Cribbin knew in his heart rout was likely

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Disappointed. Embarrassed. Outclassed.

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Nerves the biggest factor at Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

The spectacular Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series returned to the Aran Islands on Saturday. Jacqui Corcoran was there feeling just a little concerned for the bravehearts on the ledge.

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Hat-trick hero Ward courted by pro game

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Newly crowned European Elite champion Joe Ward is being targeted by pro promoters in the countdown to the World Elite Championships which begin in Hamburg, Germany, on August 25.

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Tour a diplomatic and developmental dividend for Ireland

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Japan 13

Ireland 35 

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Ypres win rekindles Cronin title challenge

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Triple British rally champion Keith Cronin from Ballylickey, with co-driver Killarney’s Mikie Galvin, are back into contention for this season’s Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) as they annexed top points in the Ypres Rally in Belgium, the first overseas round in the 59-year history of the BRC.

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Fifa’s video official gets it wrong again

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Fifa’s Video Assistant Referee (VAR) claimed the spotlight for all the wrong reasons at the Confederations Cup in Russia yesterday when the on-field official’s decision resulted in the wrong man getting sent off before the players intervened in Germany’s 3-1 win over Cameroon last night.

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Calum Chambers sees future at Arsenal

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Defender Calum Chambers says he plans to return to Arsenal and fight for his future at Emirates Stadium.

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Vettel ‘a disgrace’ fumes Hamilton

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Lewis Hamilton has accused Sebastian Vettel of acting like a “disgrace” after he was deemed to have deliberately crashed into his title rival during a chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

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Ryan Mullen seals national double at Irish elite men’s road race championships

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Ryan Mullen claimed a wonderful solo victory in the Irish elite men’s road race championships in Co. Wexford, crossing the line ahead of a gallant runner-up Christopher McGlinchey.

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GAA Show: Jim Gavin’s strange kind of silence, the Down swagger and Colm Cooper's All-Ireland final nap

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Oisín McConville and Brendan O'Brien on the weekend's action, plus Colm Cooper on his All-Ireland final day experiences.

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GAA Show: Jim Gavin’s strange kind of silence, the Down swagger and Colm Cooper's All-Ireland final nap

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Oisín McConville and Brendan O'Brien on the weekend's action, plus Colm Cooper on his All-Ireland final day experiences.

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Westmeath won’t roll out Croker blanket

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Westmeath’s Kieran Martin believes they are in a better position to seriously challenge Dublin this year and has indicated they won’t rely on a blanket defence strategy.

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