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Dublin: 11 °C Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Other - Today’s News

Freddie Roach says it would be 'an honour' to train Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather

“One punch can change everything. It’s the sport we’re in. I’m not going to count him out completely.”

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton fit for France, PieGate ends in tears and all today's sport

Elsewhere, a new role for Damien Duff while Dan Carter’s drink-driving has cost dearly.

The Cheltenham injury crisis continues - favourite Thistlecrack to miss the Gold Cup

Trainer Colin Tizzard confirmed the news this morning.

Other - Yesterday’s News

Silver medal for Downey and English caps one of Irish cycling's best-ever weekends

The pair finished second in the Madison on day three of the UCI Track World Cup in Colombia.

Other - Sunday 19 February, 2017

A great weekend for Irish cycling just got even better

Galway’s Lydia Gurley wins scratch bronze at the World Cup event in Colombia.

Kammy qualifies for Ireland and more in our sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring George Hamilton and Conor McGregor.

The best bits from last night's NBA Slam Dunk contest That's My Jam This post contains videos

The best bits from last night's NBA Slam Dunk contest

Pacers forward Glenn Robinson wins 2017 competition.

'I do feel pressure but I believe strongly in Irish athletes, Irish coaches and Ireland as a nation'

Sarah Keane has been tasked with bringing the Olympic Council of Ireland out of the crisis it currently finds itself in and rebuilding the organisation’s plummeting credibility.

Other - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Japanese pool player gives utterly bonkers interview after World Masters win WTF? This post contains videos

Japanese pool player gives utterly bonkers interview after World Masters win

Either Naoyuki Oi is a bit of a character or his English needs work.

Cue Card in top form at Ascot with Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner

Colin Tizzard says “he’s as good as he’s ever been” after the 11-year-old won by 15 lengths this afternoon.

Ireland's showjumpers deliver under pressure to win $100,000 Nations Cup in Florida

Cian O’Connor’s double clear steers Ireland to Ocala win.

Ireland's Mark Downey wins gold at Track Cycling World Cup event in Colombia

It comes as the youngster’s second UCI Track World Cup gold medal.

Pep makes one thing clear about his future - he's never going back to Barca

“Barca will be back and prove you wrong,” Guardiola warns after Champions League nightmare.

'The Russian Rubberbandits' and a frosty atmosphere in Chile - it's comments of the week

Plus, the three certainties in life — death, taxes and Arjen Robben cutting in on his left foot.

Climb to the top: The team built to produce Ireland's next generation of cycling stars Wheelie Good This post contains videos

Climb to the top: The team built to produce Ireland's next generation of cycling stars

With four Irish riders on their roster, An Post-Chain Reaction are targeting a big 2017.

Other - Friday 17 February, 2017

Joe Ward bounces back from Rio disappointment with first national title in 3 years

Kellie Harrington was also victorious in Dublin tonight.

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AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival

The lifesize bronze has been crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter.

Ireland's Cricket World Cup dream is over

Ireland fall to 86-run defeat against Pakistan in Colombo.

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor Background This post contains videos

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor

The 35-year-old Wicklow native, whose real name is Fergal Devitt, has forged a successful career in wrestling.

Other - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Slack Spurs slump to Europa League defeat in Belgium

Mauricio Pochettino’s side have plenty of work to do if they want to extend their European campaign.

We'll Leave It There So: Stokes must pay €230K, Lam hits back at Hansen and today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Stokes must pay €230K, Lam hits back at Hansen and today's sport

Elsewhere, Anthony Foley’s widow Olive accepts award on behalf of her late husband, Niamh Briggs is ruled out of the Six Nations and referee Mark Clattenburg is leaving the Premier League to take up a role in Saudi Arabia.

'No one could quite understand him' - The story of the Irish maverick on the brink of '80s F1 glory Essential Viewing This post contains videos

'No one could quite understand him' - The story of the Irish maverick on the brink of '80s F1 glory

A documentary on the life of Tommy Byrne is showing on RTÉ One tonight.

Tennis star Bouchard follows through with Twitter date after lost Super Bowl bet Good Sport This post contains videos

Tennis star Bouchard follows through with Twitter date after lost Super Bowl bet

She sat courtside at the Nets game with the lucky fan last night.

Olympic swimming great found 'alive and sober' after disappearance

Grant Hackett’s father confirmed to local media that his son was was safe.

Other - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: McGregor v Mayweather doesn't look likely and all today's sport

Elsewhere, a huge blow for Scotland’s Six Nations’ aspirations & a former Welsh scrum-half joins Ulster’s coaching staff for next season.

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight UFC

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight

The retired boxer has told McGregor to ‘take care of business with the UFC’.

Out of Bounds: European Tour introduces new 'revolutionary' format this week

Here’s our weekly preview of what’s happening on both sides of the Atlantic.

Atlanta zoo names cockroach after Tom Brady NFL

Atlanta zoo names cockroach after Tom Brady

Zoo Atlanta held up its end of a bet with Roger Williams Park Zoo, after the New England Patriots’ comeback win over the Falcons.

Other - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Heaslip's new deal, Pep's kind words for Arter and today's sport

Plus, ROG is set to be awarded the Freedom of Cork.

Real Madrid reportedly on verge of agreeing record-breaking deal with Under Armour

It could be worth €150m a year to the La Liga giants.

Bill Simmons and HBO to make documentary on wrestling legend Andre the Giant

The TV channel and WWE have partnered for the first time on the documentary.

Lance Armstrong to head to court in US suit

The decision by US District Judge Christopher Cooper, in Washington, DC, comes as a major blow to the former cycling star.

Ice breaker! Lee Chin hoping to 'get back in one piece' as he swaps Wexford for Vancouver

The hurling star is heading across the pond to try his hand at ice hockey.

Other - Monday 13 February, 2017

Bradley Wiggins breaks leg on TV show

A spokesman for producers Channel 4 confirmed that the former Team Sky cyclist was pulling out.

A Santa Cruz-Frampton rematch in Belfast? No way, says Jose - we'll be robbed

Leo Santa Cruz’s dad warns that third fight on Frampton’s turf would be a terrible idea.

Dublin's iconic greyhound racing track at Harold's Cross has been closed

Stadium will be sold as part of IGB plans to cut €20m debt.

Punter lands over €350k at Leopardstown but falls just short of multi-million jackpot Crystal Ball Gazing This post contains images

Punter lands over €350k at Leopardstown but falls just short of multi-million jackpot

Six winners out of seven still ain’t bad.

Fastest kid on the block! 8-year-old from Kildare sprints to international victory in New York One To Watch This post contains videos

Fastest kid on the block! 8-year-old from Kildare sprints to international victory in New York

Bernard Ibirogba has a big future ahead of him.

Manny Pacquiao asks Twitter followers to pick next opponent

The poll had received more than 10,000 votes by Monday morning.

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