Nestle ends sponsorship deal with IAAF over ‘negative publicity’

The IAAF has suffered a new blow after Nestle announced it has terminated its sponsorship of the world athletics’ governing body.The Swiss-based food and beverage company said in a statement it was concerned its own reputation could be damaged by...

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JLT favourite Killultagh Vic ruled out of Cheltenham Festival

Killultagh Vic has been ruled out of Cheltenham and is set to miss the rest of the season after suffering an injury setback.The Willie Mullins-trained seven-year-old had been a short-priced favourite for the JLT Novices’ Chase next month.Conqueror of World...

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Claudio Ranieri building to repeat Leicester’s ‘strange year’

Claudio Ranieri is determined to prevent Leicester’s successful season from being a one-off despite saying the Foxes are ’having a...

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Basketgolf! Bubba Watson pulls off top-notch trick shot on the green

Two-time masters winner Bubba Watson is known to be a fan of trick shots and pulled off a superb move...

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Jamie Vardy really hated his old FIFA ranking – so he smashed it

Leictester City's Jamie Vardy really wasn’t happy with his old FIFA ranking. The Foxes hero has seen his reputation and...

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Big talk from Conor McGregor: ‘A belt on one shoulder and a belt on the other’

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is characteristically confident in this electrifying promo for his lightweight title challenge next month. The...

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Check out this outrageous overhead kick from LA Galaxy U18 game

Watch this outrageous bit of skill from an LA Galaxy U18 player as he scores a superb overhead/bicycle kick against...

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Connacht make three changes for trip to face Dragons

Ahead of the trip to Rodney Parade, Connacht head coach Pat Lam has made three personnel changes from the starting...

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Davy Fitzgerald laments loss of star Tony Kelly for two months

By Daragh Small Clare hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald says losing star player Tony Kelly to injury is a massive blow...

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Footballer Adam Johnson admits child sex charge

Footballer Adam Johnson has pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming....

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Kearney: Ireland must shut down France Sevens star Virimi Vakatawa

Ireland must shut down Sevens star Virimi Vakatawa at source to pull off back-to-back victories in France for the first...

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Did you hear about the inter-county player who taught John Terry to hurl?

If Chelsea captain John Terry doesn’t get the contract extension he is hoping for from the London club, then an...

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West Ham’s 121st-minute winner ends Liverpool’s FA Cup hopes

West Ham 2 Liverpool 1 (After Extra Time)Angelo Ogbonna struck in the last minute of extra time as West Ham...

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Paris commuter who was racially abused by Chelsea fans accepts invite to PSG rematch

The commuter racially abused and blocked by Chelsea supporters from boarding a Paris Metro train has accepted an invitation from...

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Ireland unlikely to call on recovering front-rowers for French battle

Ireland are unlikely to call on Cian Healy and Mike Ross to shore up their scrum in Saturday’s RBS 6...

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Northern Ireland fans get extra tickets after Euro 2016 allocation mix-up

UEFA has released extra Euro 2016 tickets to Northern Ireland fans after a furore over the original allocation process.Some fans...

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Richie Murphy tackles Sexton concerns

By Brendan O’Brien, Irish Examiner Suggestions that Jonathan Sexton should radically alter his tackling technique, or even reduce his exposure...

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Bereft rugby fans will get to see Paul O’Connell this weekend – as a pundit

Rugby fans are coming to terms with the news today that Paul O’Connell has retired, but they will get to...

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Keith Earls main concern for Ireland ahead of Paris match

By Brendan O’BrienKeith Earls appears to be the greatest injury concern for Ireland coach Joe Schmidt as he turns his...

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Tennis Federation bans Kazakh official for life in new tennis scandal

Two tennis officials have been banned for corruption offences and four more are currently suspended, the International Tennis Federation has...

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