Daniel Ricciardo earns Red Bull a first pole position since 2013

Daniel Ricciardo secured the first pole of his Formula One career with an incredible lap in qualifying for Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix. Championship leader Nico Rosberg will join the Red Bull driver on the front row with his Mercedes team-mate...

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Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Monaco Grand Prix

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel posted the fastest time in final practice for Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix. The four-time world champion set a best lap of one minute and 14.650 seconds at the principality to finish the session only 0.018 seconds faster...

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Harry Arter relishing challenge of making Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2016 squad

Harry Arter is refusing to be fazed by the pressure of trying to play his way into Martin O’Neill’s Republic...

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Andy Murray hopes Aljaz Bedene can cause French Open shock

Andy Murray at last took the straightforward route into the fourth round of the French Open – and he is...

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Jordan Speith climbs leaderboard at Colonial but Bryce Molder still out in front

World number two Jordan Spieth surged up the leaderboard at the Dean and Deluca Invitational although Bryce Molder remains the...

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Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because...

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Will Grigg’s on fire as Northern Ireland extend unbeaten run to 11

Northern Ireland 3 Belarus 0 Goals from strikers Kyle Lafferty, Conor Washington and Will Grigg gave Northern Ireland a perfect...

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Here’s how the Ireland players rated against Holland

Here’s how the Ireland starters and subs rated during the 1-1 draw with the Netherlands. The Ireland squad will be...

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Players disappointed to let lead slip but happy to be developing identity

The Irish squad head to Cork for next week’s friendly with Belarus on the back of an encouraging 1-1 draw...

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Ireland shape up for Euro 2016 with Holland draw

Republic Of Ireland 1 Holland 1 Shane Long signalled his readiness for the Euro 2016 finals as the Republic of...

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Which Irish players helped their chances of going to Euro 2016, and who didn’t?

Ger McCarthy looks at the players who had a good night in the 1-1 draw against Holland, and those who...

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Watch: Marcus Rashford needed only 138 seconds to score on his England debut

Manchester United’s teenage striker Marcus Rashford was handed his senior England debut tonight and it didn’t take him long to...

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Martin O’Neill gives fringe players a chance in team to play Holland

Martin O’Neill has named a mixture of regular starters and fringe squad players in his team for Ireland’s penultimate Euro...

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Nigel Pearson returns to management with Derby County

Nigel Pearson said it was an honour to be named the new Derby manager and he believes he is taking...

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San Diego ‘fired up’ for West Coast GAA Sevens

San Diego will host one of the most popular GAA Sevens competitions outside Ireland this weekend when teams will flock...

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Fernando Torres describes all-Madrid Champions League final as biggest of career

Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres has insisted he is ready for the game of his life as the Rojiblancos prepare...

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Danny Willett experiences mixed round to lead PGA Championship by two shots

Masters champion Danny Willett experienced a mixture of the sublime and the ridiculous as he set the clubhouse target with...

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Rafael Nadal pulls out of the French Open with wrist injury

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the French Open with a left wrist injury. The Spaniard had looked...

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Clare defender underwent emergency surgery in Austria following League final

Clare boss Davy Fitzgerald has revealed that exciting young defender Oisín O’Brien underwent emergency surgery on a punctured lung in...

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Champions Cork lead list as LGFA teams of the year named

The four Lidl NFL Teams of the League have been revealed, with all 60 players will be presented with their...

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