Fairyhouse meeting called off due to Storm Brian

This afternoon’s meeting at Fairyhouse has been called off due to high winds. Officials at the track consulted with Met Eireann this morning and opted to cancel the card on health and safety grounds. Horse Racing Ireland tweeted: “Following consultation...

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Imokilly’s Paudie O’Sullivan ‘not the most popular man’ for postponing stag party

There weren’t too many in Cloyne clapping Paudie O’Sullivan on the back for his equalising point at the end of Imokilly’s county semi-final, writes Eoghan Cormican. That game against Sars was played on Sunday, October 8, with the replay, should...

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Rosie Foley urges women to reject casual coach

The IRFU’s attempts to clarify its position over advertising for a part-time Ireland Women’s head coach has done little to...

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Back to the future for CJ Stander and Johann van Graan

CJ Stander’s past, present and future collided in Limerick this week, when Johann van Graan arrived at Munster’s high-performance centre...

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Justin Thomas shares lead ahead of final round in Korea

Pre-tournament favourite Justin Thomas was back on top at the inaugural CJ Cup at Nine Bridges after a third round...

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Slaven Bilic under the spotlight as West Ham hammered at home to Brighton

West Ham 0 Brighton 3 Slaven Bilic suffered surely the worst defeat of his spell as West Ham boss as...

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Practice proves perfect as Lewis Hamilton sets US Grand Prix track record

Lewis Hamilton continued his imperious form by posting a record-breaking lap of the Circuit of the Americas en route to...

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Relegation threatened St Pat’s fight back to win six goal thriller against Cork City

St Pat’s Ath 4, Cork City 2 A rip-roaring first half yielded four goals as relegation threatened St Pat’s fought...

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Shane Lowry leads Irish challenge as Joost Luiten albatross carries him to Valderrama summit

Shane Lowry will lead the Irish challenge into the weekend at golf’s Valderrama Masters. He had a double-bogey on the...

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Ciaran Sheehan released by AFL club

Cork’s Ciaran Sheehan has been released by AFL club Carlton. The Blues say they have opted against offering a new...

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IRFU defend decision on coaching role as Fiona Hayes claims it ‘is belittling women’s game’

The Irish Rugby Football Union have defended their decision to hand the next Ireland’s women’s head-coach a six-month contract on...

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Lewis Hamilton quickest in opening practice at US Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton kick-started his bid to seal a fourth world championship in the best possible fashion after topping the time...

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Spartak Moscow facing partial stadium closure for monkey chants at Liverpool youngster

Spartak Moscow have been hit with a partial stadium closure by UEFA for ‘racist behaviour’ towards Liverpool striker Bobby Adekanye...

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Storm Brian a cause for concern for Fairyhouse officials

Officials at Fairyhouse are monitoring the weather ahead of tomorrow’s fixture as Storm Brian threatens the meeting. A decision will...

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Scotland and Edinburgh flanker suspended by club and country

Scotland flanker John Hardie has been suspended by club side Edinburgh and told he will not be selected for next...

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Max Verstappen signs new deal with Red Bull

Max Verstappen has signed a new contract with Red Bull which keeps him with the team until 2020. The 20-year-old...

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Jose Mourinho expects Zlatan Ibrahimovic to return before end of 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho expects to have Zlatan Ibrahimovic back fit before the end of the year. Serious knee...

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Rory Best back in contention for Ulster after hamstring issue

Ireland captain Rory Best will make a surprise return to Ulster action this weekend after hamstring trouble. The 35-year-old hooker...

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Johnny Sexton returns for Leinster while Munster welcome back Jean Kleyn

Johnny Sexton is back in the Leinster team for tomorrow’s Champions Cup match against Glasgow in Scotland. The Ireland out...

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Everton fan holding child with dummy during fracas banned from future games

The Everton fan who appeared to try and strike Lyon’s Anthony Lopes while holding a child has been banned from...

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