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Other - Saturday 11 March, 2017

'I’m officially out of retirement for Conor McGregor' - Floyd wants June clash with UFC star

“We don’t need to waste no time. We need to make this s**t happen quickly.”

Dan Martin climbs to second overall after great day at Paris-Nice

The Irishman was third today.

Nina Carberry prepares to watch Cheltenham from sidelines and gives her tips for next week's festival

The 32-year-old is expecting a baby in May and will be a keen spectator at Prestbury Park.

Irish kickboxer Caradh O'Donovan banishes defeat at European championships with Irish Open victory

O’Donovan doubted whether she was past her best after losing out at the European Championships.

Unbeaten Jamie Conlan wins WBC International super-flyweight title with gutsy performance Warrior This post contains videos

Unbeaten Jamie Conlan wins WBC International super-flyweight title with gutsy performance

The Belfast fighter edged out Nicaragua’s Yader Cardoza in tonight’s main event.

Other - Friday 10 March, 2017

Barnes earns comfortable victory in second professional bout

In front of hometown fans, the two-time Olympic medallist defeated Adrian Dimas Garzon of Argentina at Waterfront Hall.

We'll Leave it There So: McGeady rewarded, Blow for Munster and all today's sport Friday This post contains videos

We'll Leave it There So: McGeady rewarded, Blow for Munster and all today's sport

Plus, beleaguered Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford won’t quit, he insisted today.

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Sky boss Brailsford won't quit as review damns British Cycling

Anti-doping authorities are investigating Sky and British Cycling over a mysterious package delivered to Bradley Wiggins.

Other - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Texans trade Brock Osweiler to the Browns in stunning move to open up salary-cap space NFL

Texans trade Brock Osweiler to the Browns in stunning move to open up salary-cap space

The quarterback is heading to Cleveland.

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland look to raise the roof and the rest of today's sport

Here’s the best bits from the sporting world today.

Ireland's toughest endurance race returns this weekend

Sebastien Giraud and Christina Mackenzie chat to The42 about competing in The Race this weekend.

Other - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

We'll Leave it There So: Ringrose starts, Man United's Ireland 'keeper and all today's sport

Plus, Bournemouth’s Tyrone Mings has received a five-match ban for his stamp on Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

French celebrate dominant stage win as Martin moves up to fifth in Paris-Nice standings

Julian Alaphilippe stormed to victory on today’s time trial.

'Shit happens. It was my initial dream but dreams change' Knock Me Down This post contains videos

'Shit happens. It was my initial dream but dreams change'

Former world champion Bernard Dunne wanted to follow his father’s lead and compete at the Olympics, but instead turned pro before Athens 2004.

No Limini as 13 horses confirmed for the Champion Hurdle

Vroum Vroum Mag is, however, declared for Tuesday’s race.

Russell Westbrook had the best night of his career last night - and still lost Danger-Russ This post contains videos

Russell Westbrook had the best night of his career last night - and still lost

Thunder squeezed out in Portland despite Russ’s best efforts.

Pacquiao-Khan bout 'dead', claims Arum

The pair won’t now be meeting in April.

'There's that small fear in the back of your head: what happens if I'm really bad?'

Annalise Murphy on life after Rio and what’s next for the Olympic silver medallist.

Other - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Sam's the man, Ringrose to start in Cardiff and the rest of today's sport

Here’s what the world of sport conjured up today.

Team Sky boss accepts mistakes were made with Wiggins package

But Dave Brailsford says he is confident they will be cleared of any wrongdoing by an anti-doping investigation.

Officials insist Tyson Fury will not be given an Irish licence despite heavyweight's claims

The Boxing Union of Ireland says it respects the decision of its British counterparts.

A first Irish stage win at Paris-Nice for 28 years as Sam Bennett delivers career-high performance

The 26-year-old delivered a superb sprint with 150m to go.

Kerry footballer Donaghy included in Ireland basketball squad

The 34-year-old has been named on a 20-man panel by head coach Pete Strickland.

'I heard it crack' - NBA champions' new signing breaks leg 58 seconds into his debut Bad Luck This post contains videos

'I heard it crack' - NBA champions' new signing breaks leg 58 seconds into his debut

Andrew Bogut suffered a fractured tibia as the Cleveland Cavaliers lost out to Miami Heat last night.

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack Bravery This post contains videos

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

Veteran rider rubbishes claims of Team Sky mutiny

Geraint Thomas gave embattled boss Dave Brailsford his full support on Monday.

Other - Monday 6 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Duffy ruled out of World Cup qualifier, Leinster sign Kiwi star and all today's sport Monday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Duffy ruled out of World Cup qualifier, Leinster sign Kiwi star and all today's sport

Meanwhile, Ian Madigan is moving to England, former Offaly footballer makes heartfelt plea and Mings and Ibrahimovic are charged with violent conduct.

Santa Cruz wants unification bout with Selby before taking on Frampton for a third time

The Mexican is hoping to face off against the Welshman this summer.

Katie set for quick return to the ring on Anthony Crolla undercard

The bouth will take place on 25 March.

Watch: Official tries to stop Scottish runner's lap of honour but she has absolutely none of it Kudos This post contains videos

Watch: Official tries to stop Scottish runner's lap of honour but she has absolutely none of it

Laura Muir wasn’t prepared to curtail her celebrations in Belgrade.

Haye goes under the knife on Achilles he ruptured in Bellew bout

The 36-year-old suffered the injury in the sixth round on Saturday night.

Beware the fastest 40-yard dash time if you're looking for NFL success

Speed kills careers quicker than anything else in the NFL.

Other - Sunday 5 March, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From schools rugby to another Katie Taylor win, there were some magnificent photos captured over the last seven days.

No joy for Ireland at European Indoors as last two standing bow out

Ciara Neville and Phil Healy reached the semi-final stages of the women’s 60m.

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’ Inspiration This post contains videos

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

From TheJournal.ie An Olympic hero will lead Dublin's St Patrick's Day parade Annalise Murphy

An Olympic hero will lead Dublin's St Patrick's Day parade

Murphy said the appointment was an honour.

Hearn hints at September world title fight for Taylor after another flawless display

The Bray boxer is set to make her American debut later this year but her next professional bout is likely to be in Manchester.

No pancakes for Paddy Barnes, Martin O'Neill's GAA career - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Paul McGrath, Danny Simpson, Barry Geraghty and LeBron James also feature.